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Default Air Force Logo Senior NCO awarded Military Citizen of Year
A senior NCO assigned to 9th Air Force will receive the Military Citizen of the Year award Saturday at Hilton Head, S.C. from the Sumter Chamber of Commerce for her contributions to the community.Master Sgt. Angela Tristan, 9th Air Force first sergeant, is "a true role model for all," said Lt. Gen. Gary North, 9th AF and U.S. Central Air Forces
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SHAW AIR FORCE BASE, S.C. -- Senior Airman Kevin Eftemoff, 20th Medical Support Squadron biomedical equipment technician, performs a test on an AED defibrillator. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman John Gordinier) Shaw spotlight
Shaw spotlight presents: Senior Airman Kevin EftemoffOrganization: 20th Medical Support Squadron Duty title: Biomedical equipment repair journeyman What are your job duties? I perform preventive maintenance, and calibrate and repair medical equipment. What do you enjoy about the Air Force? I enjoy the learning and training opportunities.Time in
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SHAW AIR FORCE BASE, S.C. -- Airman 1st Class Lucas Smith, 20th Communications Squadron, covers cargo Jan. 22 during the pallet build-up portion of the Phase I exercise, Sea Lion 07-03. Phase I exercises test the wing’s ability to demonstrate combat capability. The primary objective of January's Phase I exercise was to successfully generate 24 combat aircraft, associated equipment and personnel safely and on time, according to exercise planners. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Keri Whitehead) Phase I builds up

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Default Air Force Logo Free tax preparation help available
Tax season is here and the Shaw Tax Center, with help from the 20th Fighter Wing Legal Office, is ready to help Shaw members prepare and, if needed, electronically file their personal federal tax returns free of charge. This free tax preparation is available to all Shaw ID cardholders, said Edward Joyce, 20th Fighter Wing Legal Office coordinator
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SHAW AIR FORCE BASE, S.C. -- Retired Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force Gerald Murray talks to Airmen about current Air Force issues during his visit at the Airman Leadership School on Jan. 20. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Nathaniel Bevier)                          CMSAF Murray reflects on his career
Retired Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force Gerald Murray visited Shaw recently as the key speaker for the 20th Fighter Wing Chief's Induction Ceremony.This was not the chief's first time at Shaw. He visited three or four times during his tenure as chief master sergeant of the Air Force and was stationed here from late 1981 to spring of 1984.Chief
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Default Air Force Logo Base bids paper farewell
Feb. 9 will mark the end of an era. This is the last day The Shaw Spirit newspaper will be delivered. Instead of receiving information via a paper product, Shaw news will be available on the public web page at www.shaw.af.mil"Force shaping required us to determine how to best use personnel and assets to accomplish the increasingly demanding
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SHAW AIR FORCE BASE, S.C. -- Airman 1st Class Nerissa Williams, 20th Fighter Wing Judge Advocate civil law paralegal, gives legal assistance to a client. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman John Gordinier) Shaw spotlight
Shaw presents: Airman 1st Class Nerissa WilliamsOrganization: 20th Fighter Wing Judge Advocate Duty title: Civil law paralegal What are your job duties? Providing legal assistance services such as notarizing documents, helping with powers of attorney and serving as a witness for will executions. Time in service: Two years and two months What do you
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Default Air Force Logo Shaw Airmen deploy
More than 150 Airman deployed from Shaw between Jan. 5 and 12 as part of Air Expeditionary Force rotation five and six. During this AEF cycle, the 20th Fighter Wing is one of the lead wings, said 2nd Lt. Charlene Peters, installation deployment manager. This means the 20th FW is providing the bulk of the total number of deployed personnel to
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Default Air Force Logo Base celebrates Dr. King's birthday
In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday, the Black Heritage Committee here will host a celebration luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Jan. 12 in the Carolina Skies club. The purpose of this annual event is to reflect on where we have come from, to learn more about Dr. King and to commemorate this powerful figure in black history, said Tech. Sgt.
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Default Air Force Logo Shaw implements NSPS
Shaw will implement the National Security Personnel System, a revised pay-for-performance system for civilian personnel, starting Jan. 21.NSPS is the most radical change in general schedule pay for government employees since its inception in 1949, said Maj. Jimmie Sullivan, 20th Mission Support Squadron commander. The program is a more flexible and
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