NEWS | Dec. 19, 2012

News Briefs – Air Base

By Joint Base Charleston Public Affairs

To submit a news brief, send an e-mail to patriot@charleston.af.mil. Make the subject line "NEWS BRIEFS." Submissions must be received no later than close of business the Friday prior to publication.

All classes or events will be held at the Airman and Family Readiness Center (Building 500) unless otherwise specified. For more information, call 963-4406.

December 27
A brief on Deciphering the Career Status Bonus will be held from 3 to 3:30 p.m. Individuals must select between two retirement systems between their 14 1/2 and 15-year mark. This brief workshop explains the financial of impact of both.

December 28
A Workshop for VA Disability Claims will be held from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. A VA representative will cover the VA claims and filing process. IMPORTANT: Members must sign-up at the JB Charleston Air Base clinic's family practice section no later than the Monday prior to the workshop.