Mon., May 13, 2013 9:00am
Traffic could be slower than normal around Robins Air Force Base this week. The military says exercises are beginning Monday to test readiness and emergency response at the central Georgia installation. Officials will evaluate the base's response to natural and manmade threats.
Thu., May 9, 2013 3:40pm
Former Georgia congressman Jim Marshall said he’s honored by his appointment to a Pentagon review panel, but military communities can’t necessarily count on him to be their advocate.
Fri., April 12, 2013 10:03am
An airman enlisted in the Georgia Air National Guard is being awarded a medal for showing extraordinary leadership in Afghanistan. He will receive the Bronze Start during a ceremony Friday at Robins Air Force Base.
Thu., April 4, 2013 2:44pm
The former top general at Robins Air Force Base scolded both union leaders and base management Thursday during a blistering public appearance in which he warned that labor disputes could put the base at risk of closure.
Thu., March 21, 2013 10:01am
Officials at Robins Air Force Base were scheduled to unveil a new Advanced Metal Finishing Facility on Thursday. The $67 million building in middle Georgia dedicated to adding anti-corrosive finished to aircraft parts.
Wed., March 13, 2013 6:36pm
Officials at Robins Air Force Base say they're offering just over 400 voluntary buyouts to civilian employees.
Tue., February 26, 2013 8:49am
Middle Georgia officials have warned of an immediate $83 million impact around Robins Air Force base if automatic federal spending cuts take effect Friday. Retired Major General David Bockel talks more about the defense-related impacts of the federal sequester in Georgia.
Fri., February 8, 2013 6:02pm
Officials at Robins Air Force Base on Friday announced an eye-popping drop in the base's regional economic impact that only exists on paper.
Mon., January 28, 2013 6:12pm
Middle Georgia could face an almost immediate $83 million hit to its economy if automatic Pentagon budget cuts take effect March 1, according to a new estimate from the non-profit 21st Century Partnership, which advocates for Robins Air Force Base.
Mon., January 28, 2013 11:30am
Governor Nathan Deal is asking state lawmakers to fund a new job training center for veterans. The concept, in development for more than two years, is in Deal's 2014 state budget proposal.