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  • Expanded digital access requires same common sense

    Social networking sites are open to Air Force servicemembers and employees in the workplace. This change to policy has raised many questions about using social media officially and personally in the workplace.When you get right down to it, however, little has changed. The rules established for

  • Selfridge Airmen Earn CCAF Degree

    For almost 40 years, the Community College of the Air Force has been at the forefront of the Air Force's transformation into a high-tech fighting force. In a short ceremony May 16 at Selfridge Air National Guard Base, 24 Air Force noncommissioned officers received their CCAF diplomas, joining more

  • Selfridge Fuels Shop Supports Joint Operations

    No matter the pattern of the uniform or the paint scheme of the aircraft, the fuels shop at Selfridge Air National Guard Base has one goal in mind: customer service."We try to treat everyone like a customer," said Master Sgt. Carlo Vettraino, noncommissioned officer in charge of the fuels shop, a

  • AF Band of Flight ensemble to play locally

    Enjoy a "Memorial Day to Remember," with the Air Force Band of Flight's Huffman Prairie Winds, on Monday, May 17th,  at 7 p.m. in the Anchor Bay High School auditorium, located at 6319 County Line Rd, Fair Haven, Mich.This free concert features an overview of Memorial Day history and real-life

  • Earth Day ties into an Air Force core value

    "Use it up, wear it out, make it do, or do without," is a New England proverb.Perhaps because I grew up in a large family, this proverb became an ingrained practice. Some people today may think this attitude is dated, as if it were pulled from a Depression-era Farmer's Almanac. For me though, this

  • War simulated for training at Selfridge

    The 127th Wing will be conducting an Operational Readiness Exercise (ORE) here on April 21 and 22. The exercise is designed to test the airmen's wartime ability to survive and operate. Simulated wartime activity will occur in the designated play area of Selfridge in the central and southeast portion

  • Ghana Deployment slideshow #2

    The 127th Civil Engineering Squadron, Michigan Air National Guard, was deployed to Accra, Ghana, as part of a construction team. The detachment is working on doing major renovations to a technical training building at the Akota air base in Ghana, along with a team from the North Dakota Air National

  • Michigan Airmen Assist Orphanages During African Deployment

    Deployed to Ghana for a training mission, Airmen from the 127th Civil Engineering Squadron paid a visit and dropped off donations at an orphanage and a center that assists the children of women who have been rescued or have escaped from human traffickers."How can you not help but feel that you must

  • American Airmen Pick Up Skills from African Counterparts

    U.S. Airmen deployed to west African are learning new skills and techniques, thanks to their interaction with soldiers from Ghana.The 127th Civil Engineering Squadron, Michigan Air National Guard, deployed to Accra, the capital city of Ghana in West Africa for two weeks in April to work with the


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