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  • Sumter-Shaw Shrinkdown ends

    The Sumter-Shaw Shrinkdown, a free 10-week weight-loss program sponsored by the Sumter YMCA, ended March 10. Approximately 135 Shaw members participated in the program, said Adrienne Brantley, 20th Aeromedical-Dental Squadron health and wellness center health education program manager. Each participant lost an average of 3 pounds. A Shaw married
  • 9th Air Force announces 12 Outstanding Performers

    The 9th Air Force announced its Outstanding Performers of the Year during a banquet March 2 at Shaw Air Force Base, S.C. The Outstanding Performers were chosen from the winners in each category from 9th Air Force's five wings, three direct reporting units and its headquarters. "The 9th Air Force Outstanding Performers of the Year program is
  • Shaw personnel can now submit damage claims online

    Shaw Airmen and government employees can now submit claims for damage to their household goods and personal property online.The only "filing" required after that is dropping off the pink copy of the shipping documents at the base legal office.The Air Force Judge Advocate General's Corps consolidated the processing for these types of claims by
  • 20th Fighter Wing receives new commander

    Command of the 20th Fighter Wing changed hands Feb. 28 in a ceremony officiated by Lt. Gen. Gary North, 9th Air Force and U.S. Central Command Air Forces commander. Col. James Post III took command from Col. Bill Hyatt, who will take command of the 455th Air Expeditionary Wing in Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan. "I look forward to working with you and
  • Base dedicates new deployment processing center

    The 20th Fighter Wing opened a new 40,500-square-foot deployment processing center Feb. 26 during a dedication ceremony attended by Gen. T. Michael Moseley, Air Force Chief of Staff, and Gen. Gary North, 9th Air Force and U. S. Central Command Air Forces commander. The center is called the Chandler Deployment Processing Center in honor of Archie
  • NSPS progresses at Shaw

    Shaw is one step closer to total integration into the National Security Personnel System with the loading of employee objectives Feb. 21 into the Performance Appraisal Application on the Air Force Personnel Center Web site. NSPS is a pay-for-performance system, which evaluates non-bargaining civilian employee salaries based on satisfactory
  • Shaw Airmen help 'Put U in Sumter'

    More than 600 Shaw Airmen and civilian employees spruced up their local community Feb. 16 as part of the "Putting the 'U' in Sumter" campaign.Volunteers planted trees and shrubs, power washed historic buildings, landscaped flower beds, raked leaves, picked up trash, and repaired buildings and other structures at local parks and five fire stations
  • Prayer Luncheon