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Air Force report recommends eliminating Robins command

Air Force report recommends eliminating Robins command

A report by a federal commission recommends eliminating the Air Force Reserve Command based at Robins Air Force Base.

Base officials say the command employs about 1,100 people at Robins.

Brigadier General to speak at MGSC Eastman Campus

Brigadier General to speak at MGSC Eastman Campus

Middle Georgia State College will ceberlate Black History month wiith a variety of activities.  They include comedian Preacher Moss appearing at Walker Hall Auditorium on the Cochran campus February 4 at 8 pm.  A news release states Moss is a writer for the Damon Waynans show and Saturday Night Live. 

The movie Crash will be show in the math auditorium of the Macon campus on February 10 at 7 pm. 

Brig. General Cederic D. George, Commander of the Warner Robins Air Logistics Complex at Robins AFB will speak in the City of Eastman Room of the Eastman Campus on February 26 at 3 p.m.

All events are free and open to the public.  For more information, contact Director of Student Life Dee Lindsey, dee.lindsey@mga.edu

Behind the Lines: Robins Airfield Operations

 

Robins Air Force Base covers roughly 8,400 acres. 19 million square feet of that is runway pavement.

Robins Air Force Base closed for non-mission essential employees

Robins Air Force Base closed for non-mission essential employees

Robins Air Force Base will be closed Tuesday for non-mission essential employees due the winter weather expected in the area. That's according to a post on the base's official Facebook page.

The post says Installation Commander, Col. Chris Hill said the decision to close the base was a collaborative effort involving numerous installation agencies.

Employees will be notified by their chain of command of closures, delayed reporting times or early releases.

Central Ga. school closings for Tuesday, Wednesday

Central Ga. school closings for Tuesday, Wednesday

SCHOOL DISTRICTS

Baldwin, early release on Tuesday, elementary school at 11:30 a.m.; middle school and high school, noon. Closed Wednesday

Bibb, staff only on Tuesday. Closed Wednesday.

Bleckley, staff only on Tuesday. Closed Wednesday.

Houston County schools close Tuesday

Houston County schools close Tuesday

Houston County Schools are closed Tuesday for staff and students.

Winter storm watch for Central Georgia

Winter storm watch for Central Georgia

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for all of central Georgia beginning Tuesday morning until Wednesday afternoon.

A wintry mix is expected for central and southern parts of the state beginning Tuesday afternoon. Rain, freezing rain, sleet and snow are likely Tuesday evening until Wednesday morning.