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  • White House nominates Academy grad Heather Wilson to become Air Force secretary

    The White House announced last month that President Donald Trump intends to nominate former New Mexico Congresswoman and Air Force Academy grad Heather Wilson to be the next Air Force secretary.  If confirmed, Wilson will replace former Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James to become the first Academy graduate to serve as secretary. "Her
  • Message to the Department of Defense from Secretary of Defense James Mattis

    U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis' first memo to U.S. Dept. of Defense employees.
  • Goldfein addresses priorities for the 21st century

    Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein outlined his perspective on the future of American airpower and how Airmen “deployed in place” play a vital role in today’s Air Force during his discussion at the American Enterprise Institute Public Forum in Washington, D.C., Jan. 18, 2017.
  • Vice Commander discusses mission, highlights Airmen during policy committee meeting

    Col. James Kellogg, 94th Airlift Wing vice commander, delivers an overview of the wing mission and highlights issues concerning local Airmen during the Air Reserve Forces Policy Committee meeting at the Clay National Guard Center Drill Hall Jan. 11, 2017. The ARFPC allows Active Guard and Reserve leaders to streamline current policies and influence
  • Dobbins wing commander pins on first star

    94th Airlift Wing Commander Brig. Gen. Steven B. Parker promoted to his new rank at a ceremony here Jan. 6, 2017, making him the first one-star wing commander at Dobbins in over a decade. Parker’s presidential nomination to general officer was confirmed by the U.S. Senate Dec. 7, 2016. The last general officer to hold the position was Brig. Gen.
  • Former 94th SFS commander promoted to Colonel

    “Attention to order, the Department of the Air Force, Headquarters Air Force Reserve, order ROBA0062, by order of the Secretary of the Air Force and the President of the United States, Lt. Col. Timothy H. Martz is promoted to the rank of Colonel,” announced Maj. Gloria Moran, 94th Security Forces Squadron commander.An audience of distinguished
  • Reschedules, two-hour delay authorized

    Reschedules are authorized for members unable to attend due to inclement weather and road conditions. Members must coordinate reschedule requests through their unit chain of command using normal procedures. A maximum two-hour delayed reporting is authorized to allow extra time for members to safely travel to the base. The delayed reporting option applies to the first drill period on Jan. 7.
  • New civilian appraisal program to begin in April

    The Air Force will roll out a new Department of Defense civilian appraisal program in April designed to improve overall job performance, enhance supervisor and employee communication, and more effectively develop and reward the workforce.  The new program, called the DoD Performance Management and Appraisal Program, is part of the DoD’s
  • Yellow Ribbon wraps up year, offers Dobbins members a sense of comfort

    The Air Force Reserve Command concluded its final Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program training weekend of 2016 Sunday doing what it did in 16 prior events this year: promoting the well-being of reservists and their loved ones by connecting them with resources before and after deployments."I wasn't aware of the tremendous amount of support there is
  • Serving those who serve

    John Bevich, David Hambrick and Bob Humphries of the Georgia Vietnam Veterans Alliance present Angela Pedersen, 94th Airlift Wing Airman and Family Readiness director, $1000 to purchase gift cards for military families in need. The alliance has made donations to military families for the past 16 years. (U.S. Air Force photo/James Branch)