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  • Not Forgotten

    When you walk into many dining facilities in the Air Force, you see it in the corner or off to the side: the lone chair and place setting. In the hurries of our day, we become numb to the sight of it: the Prisoner of War/Missing in Action table with a setting for someone who has never returned. Every year, on the third Friday of September, we
  • Rock Solid Warrior - SSgt. Jacob Rodriguez

    Col. Patrick Schlichenmeyer, 386th Air Expeditionary Wing commander, recognizes Staff Sgt. Jacob Rodriguez, 441st Air Expeditionary Squadron Security Forces assistant flight chief, for being selected as the Rock Solid Warrior Aug. 17, 2018, at an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia. The Rock Solid Warrior program recognizes Airmen across the
  • Rock Solid Warrior - Senior Airman Adam Sanders

    U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Adam Sanders, 386th Expeditionary Medical Group Bioenvironmental program manager, was recognized as a Rock Solid Warrior in Sept. 2018. The Rock Solid Warrior program recognizes Airmen across the wing for their contribution to the mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christopher Stoltz)
  • Airman transforms traumatic experience into triumph

    “Life comes in seasons,” said the 386th Expeditionary Medical Group Bioenvironmental Engineering non-commissioned officer in charge. “If I didn’t get the help I needed, I don’t believe I would have seen the next one.”Tech. Sgt. Nakisha Simon is currently deployed in support of Operation Inherent Resolve. Whether she is testing base-wide drinking
  • USO brings a ‘Royal’ tour to Middle East

    The USO recently brought four former all-stars from the Kansas City Royals to meet and visit with service members overseas. One of those stops was at Camp Buehring, where Soldiers and Airmen came together for a night of watching a live-stream baseball game from Kansas City, all while visiting with some of the Royals legends – George Brett, Bret
  • The Rock remembers 9/11

    Members of the 386th Air Expeditionary Wing base honor guard fold the American flag Sept. 11, 2018, at an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia. The flag was folded and taps was played to remember those who lost their lives Sept. 11, 2001. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Joshua King)
  • Augmenting the AOR: Cable Dawgs connect service members to the fight

    This story is part of the JET/IA “Augmenting the AOR” series, covering the unique missions and skill sets Airmen provide to coalition and sister-service mission partners throughout the deployed area of responsibility.Communications, in some shape or form, touch every single part of the Combined Joint Task Force – Operation Inherent Resolve mission.
  • AFCENT Band family gets a little bigger

    Growing up with six brothers and sisters, family has always been important to Airman 1st Class Ryu Yamakawa, U.S. Air Forces Central Command band guitarist. He grew up in Japan with his family before becoming a member of his now larger family, the U.S. Air Force.At the age of 18, he moved to the United States. After he attended school for music, he
  • Rock Solid Warrior - Staff Sgt. Chad Weaver

    U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Chad Weaver, 386th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron BDOC controller, was recognized as a Rock Solid Warrior in Aug. 2018. The Rock Solid Warrior program recognizes Airmen across the wing for their contribution to the mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Joshua King)
  • Rock Solid Warrior - Staff Sgt. Robert Powell

    This week’s Rock Solid Warrior is Staff Sgt. Robert Powell, 441st Air Expeditionary Squadron explosive ordnance disposal team leader. The Rock Solid Warrior program is a way to recognize and spotlight the Airmen of the 386th Air Expeditionary Wing for their positive impact and commitment to the mission. (U.S. Air Force graphic by Staff Sgt.
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