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COLUMBUS, Miss. (AP) — Col. John Nichols will take over as the new wing commander of the 14th Flying Training Wing at Columbus Air Force Base on July 11.


Nichols will succeed Col. Jim Sears, who has been wing commander since July 2012.

Sears is going to San Antonio, Texas, where he will serve as chief of officer assignments at Randolph Air Force Base.

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