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  • Malcolm Grow Medical Clinics and Surgery Center will be closed for an Airmen Wingman Day

    Malcolm Grow Medical Clinics and Surgery Center (MGMCSC) will be closed for an Airmen Wingman Day on Tuesday, May 24.There will be no scheduled appointments, pharmacy or laboratory services.Prescription refills requested before noon on May 23 will be available for pickup after noon on May 25. Prescription refills requested after noon on May 23 will
  • 17th Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force

    Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force James A. Cody hosted two Town Hall Meeting with Airmen on May 17, 2016 at the theater on Joint Base Andrews, Md.  He allowed airmen to ask questions that were on their minds and gave answers regarding welfare, readiness, individual morale and future progress for the Air Force.  There was standing room only at
  • Summer Concert Series Coming Your Way

    Throughout the months of June, July and August, the United States Air Force Band's various performing ensembles present free, outdoor concerts at historic venues around our nation's capital. Here's where you can find us:U.S. Capitol BuildingTuesdays at 8 p.m., beginning June 7Tourists and locals alike can partake of concerts at the west side steps
  • JBA Fisher House helps families through tough times

    Serving in the can be rewarding. For the families of those who serve the rewards may come with sacrifice and difficult times. The Joint Base Andrews Fisher House provides needed support to military families going through those difficult times.Established in 1990 by Mr. Zachary Fisher and his wife Elizabeth, Fisher Houses are homes where families of
  • New Urgent Care Pilot Program for Prime Beneficiaries

    To increase access to care, the Department of Defense is launching an Urgent Care Pilot Program for TRICARE Prime beneficiaries. This program allows Prime enrollees two visits to a network or TRICARE authorized provider without a referral or prior authorization.The Urgent Care Pilot Program, scheduled to begin May 23, 2016, is for:·Active duty
  • Capital Airman Maj. Gregory Jarmusz

    Maj. Gregory Jarmusz, an Air Force District of Washington Capital Airman, is an essential contributor to the Air Force security forces mission locally and abroad. He is a security forces operations chief for AFDW's A4 directorate.Originally from Buffalo, New York, Jarmusz joined the Air Force reserve officer training corps in 1998 at Rochester
  • AFDW seeks Command Volunteer Coordinators

    Air Force District of Washington is looking for motivated Airmen to become new Command Volunteer Coordinators.Volunteers contribute to many activities and organizations throughout the Air Force. They are also an essential part of supporting the National Capital Region mission, said 1st Lt. Delma Guevara, Command Volunteer Coordinator for AFDW."AFDW
  • Descendants of Andrews visit JBA

    Family members of Lt. Gen. Frank M. Andrews, Joint Base Andrews' namesake, traveled from New York to JBA recently to learn more about their great-great uncle and the legacy he left behind.Almost 75 years to the date, March 31, 1945, Camp Springs Air Field, Maryland was renamed Andrews Air Field in recognition of Andrews after he perished in a plane