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  • TEC Airman competes in Air National Guard fishing tournament

    A senior NCO from the I.G. Brown Training and Education Center here competed April 15-16 in the 20th annual Air National Guard bass tournament held in Lake Martin, Ala.Master Sgt. Brian Shaner, TEC's cyber systems manager, and Chief Master Sgt. Herb Ward, a flight chief from the 110th Airlift Wing in Michigan, teamed up to place in the top 20, out
  • Construction at Guard's education center on track

    Construction projects for the dormitory and classroom facility here at the I.G. Brown Training and Education Center are moving along on schedule, said a base official this week."The rough winter has slightly delayed construction, but all indications are that we will be back on track now that spring has arrived," said Maj. Jon Barrett, deputy base
  • Education center names building in honor of former commandant, enlisted leader

    The I.G. Brown Training and Education Center dedicated its unnamed dormitory building in honor of a former commandant who served in the highest enlisted position in the Air National Guard.During a naming ceremony today, building 412 was named Moon Hall."Chief Moon, we are inspired by your contributions and it is so very fitting that we should
  • Three earn first-quarter awards

    The Commander, I.G. Brown Training and Education Center announced here, April 1, the Civilian, Senior NCO and NCO of the Quarter for January to March."It is with great pleasure and tremendous pride that I announce last quarter's TEC Award winners," said Col. Jessica Meyeraan, commander, in an email.Civilian of the Quarter is Ron Waite, broadcast
  • Fitness program gets jumpin'

    The first fitness class held in Wilson Hall here March 30 kept its participants sweating.More than a half-dozen Airmen joined in an afternoon intensity cardio-class for the I.G. Brown Training and Education Center's new fitness program."It's short bursts of high intense, cardio," said Master Sgt. Juan P. Castro, educational resources manager, who
  • Niagara Falls Airmen take first steps toward satellite EPME

    The 107th Airlift Wing hosted the Instructor Certification Program here with instructors from the I.G. Brown Training and Education Center this past week.The ICP prepares NCOs to facilitate Air Force EPME classes at their home station through satellite, distance learning, which helps cut travel costs and increase availability and efficiency, said
  • Walden approved to lead Paul H. Lankford Enlisted PME Center

    Chief Master Sgt. Edward Walden was announced Monday, March 2, to become the 14th commandant of the Paul H. Lankford Enlisted Professional Military Education Center by the Commander of the I.G. Brown Training and Education Center, Col. Jessica Meyeraan.Meyeraan said in an email that the TEC expects to welcome Walden to his new assignment in the
  • Photo slideshow: Winter basketball

    Airmen and civilian staff members from all three divisions of the I.G. Brown Training and Education Center joined at Wilson Hall here Feb. 25 for an indoor basketball game.They played two, full-court games to 25 as part of their regular fitness training. The group also meets for volleyball, weightlifting, running and interval training to encourage
  • Instructors bring satellite ALS to 56 in Mississippi

    A team of instructors from the I.G. Brown Training and Education Center's Paul H. Lankford Enlisted PME Center here recently traveled to the Gulfport Combat Readiness Training Center in Mississippi to conduct the second phase of satellite Airman leadership school."We're down here in Gulfport to increase the throughput ... to get 56 additional
  • Senior Enlisted Advisor praises EPME graduates

    Chief Master Sgt. Mitchell Brush, senior enlisted advisor to the Chief, National Guard Bureau, spoke to at least 270 graduates of the NCO Academy 15-2 and Airman Leadership School 15-3 here, Feb. 12, during their graduation ceremony at the I.G. Brown Training and Education Center. "This is an absolute celebration," said Brush.The TEC's Lankford