U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. John Barton
On the cover
General Stephen Lorenz, commander of Air Education and Training Command, tours the Louis F. Garland Department of Defense Fire Academy during his visit to Goodfellow AFB,
Texas Sept. 8.

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Steele C. G. Britton
Combat Airlifter
of the Week

Inset, Brig. Gen. Rowayne Schatz, 314th Airlift Wing commander, presents a coin to Staff Sgt. Melissa Nader, 189th Airlift Wing aviation resource management specialist, for being the Combat Airlifter of the Week, Sept. 15. Left, Sergeant Nader reviews flying records with a loadmaster, Sept. 19.

Top Stories

Little Rock Air Force Base

Sept. 26, 2008

AMC assumes operational control of Little Rock AFB
SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE, IL – Air Mobility Command accepts operational control of Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark., Oct. 1, marking the end of a series of realignment actions at the base from the latest round of Base Closure and Realignment Commission recommendations. read more...

Panel assembled to help military housing crunch
Arkansas isn’t immune to the mortgage crisis that has a tight grip on the nation right now, and neither are those who wear the nation’s uniforms. Loans were easy to get, some people bought houses that were bigger than they actually needed. It was the American dream, right? read more...

Making everyday count
As I go around the base and local areas, I typically ask people how they like it here and what ideas they have to make our community better. read more...

Shifting gears
I would like to take the time to welcome Gen. Stephen R. Lorenz, Air Education and Training Command commander, and his wife Leslie to Little Rock AFB. read more...


september 26 , 2008 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 $4, 12 and under are $2. To see what movies are playing this week click on this link...