(On this weeks cover)
Photo by Airman 1st Class Steele Britton
Airmen from the 463rd Airlift Group were welcomed home by families and friends Feb. 21. The 116 members were deployed to Iraq. See Page 21.

(Top Story Pic)
1st Lt. Jeffrey Westerman, 463rd AG quality assurance, embraces his daughter Samantha as his wife, Wendy (left), and father, Jack, welcome him home.

Top Stories

Little Rock Air Force Base

March 2, 2007

Herculean project under way
U.S. Congressman Vic Snyder, 314th Airlift Wing Commander Brig. Gen. Kip Self and base officials broke ground for the new Hercules Dining Facility in a ceremony Feb. 23. read more...

New adjutant general to assume command March 3
CAMP JOSEPH T. ROBINSON, NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. Maj. Gen. William D. Wofford assumes command of the 10,200-member strong Ark-ansas National Guard at a 1 p.m. ceremony March 3. read more...

Command chief celebrates trained, skilled Airmen
RANDOLPH AIR FORCE BASE, Texas (AETCNS) As a young staff sergeant in 1982, Chief Master Sgt. Rodney Ellison got his first real experience of a hostile environment while serving at Operating Location Foxtrot in Turkey. read more...

Two Airmen convicted of assault in courts martial
Two 714th Training Squadron Airmen were convicted in summary courts martial for their parts in a assault on commissioned officers. read more...


March 2, 2007 Issue
This weeks current news briefs and important events happening around LRAFB. read more...


LRAFB shows movies through AAFES. For more information on this service please call 987-6461. Adults are $3.50, 12 and under are $1.75. To see what movies are playing this week click on this link...


Keeping a positive attitude in changing times
I recently had a young Airman ask me how he could continue to maintain a positive outlook regarding his career with all of the personnel and budget cuts that are taking place in the Air Force. read more...