Sky Country to perform at Dublin VA
The Dimensions in Blue saxophone section of Sky Country, the U.S. Air Force Band of the West, performs in this 2013 photo provided by Sky Country.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
'We lost our jobs for reporting being raped': Haunting photo essay...
'We lost our jobs for reporting being raped': Haunting photo essay depicts the suffering of women who were victims of sexual violence in the U.S. military The Battle Within: Sexual Violence In America's Military is a photo essay by Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer Mary Calvert Pulitzer Prize-winning photo journalist Mary Calvert is revered for ... (more)
Observer & Eccentric
The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Air Force Times
Basic training 'transition week' launches in January
For the first time in January, basic military training will be shortened from 81 2 weeks to 71 2 to make time for a week of character development training and a focus on reinforcing Air Force core values.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
The Bandera County Courier
County houses unaccompanied illegal minors
After the San Antonio Express-News published an article on Tuesday, July 29, titled "Kerr County unhappy about 'illegal minors'," Bandera County Judge Richard Evans was asked about the possibility of unaccompanied minor children being housed in this county.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Log Cabin Democrat
Yesterdays Aug. 21
Robert R. Goldsborough Jr., age 16, of Conway was awarded second prize, a $300 scholarship to Gulf Coast military academy through a contest.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
honors sibling veterans at August Tribal Council meeting
Cherokee Nation Deputy Chief S. Joe Crittenden thanked Cherokee veterans and brothers Elmer Tadpole Jr. and Thomas Tadpole for their service to the country, as Principal Chief Bill John Baker presented the brothers their Cherokee Nation veteran awards.
The Citizens' Voice
Lieutenant Colonel Edward Caffrey retires from U.S. Air Force Reserves
Lt. Col. Edward Caffrey of Hanover Township has retired from the United States Air Force Reserves.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Centers for Disease Control and Preve...
Notes from the Field: Hospitalizations for Respiratory Disease Among...
During October 2013-June 2014, approximately 54,000 unaccompanied children, mostly from the Central American countries of El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras, were identified attempting entry into the United States from Mexico, exceeding numbers reported in previous years .
Mon Aug 11, 2014
The United States Army
New lives for old dogs
Prior to the year 2000 when a Military Working Dog was retired from service it was euthanized, but on Sept.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
City of San Antonio approves redevelopment plan for Lackland area
"Attractive" and "Inviting" are not words typically used to describe the 3.5-mile stretch of S.W. Military Drive between U.S. Highway 90 and Old Pearsall Road.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
State lawmaker: Militias 'have the right' to be on the Texas border
State Rep. Doug Miller tours the Rio Grande Valley with Department of Public Safety officers on August 4, 2014.
US News & World Report
Obama Turns Up the Heat on Immigration
Unaccompanied minors who have entered the country illegally walk outside a temporary shelter at Lackland Air Force Base on June 23 in San Antonio.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Senator Fischer Talks Immigration, Strong Families Act & VA Reform
Wednesday morning she met with constituents in Lincoln at Southeast Community College.
The Beaumont Enterprise
Biden on minors at border: 'These are our kids'
This June 23, 2014 file photo shows a temporary shelter for unaccompanied minors who have entered the country illegally at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Santa Clara County to take up border kids crisis on Tuesday
Santa Clara County officials Tuesday are considering a "host family" plan to temporarily house some of the thousands of children stranded far from home and without their parents at the Mexican border in what many have called a humanitarian crisis that has reignited the national immigration debate.
The Beaumont Enterprise
Texas shelter for immigrant children to close
Undocumented minors are seen Wednesday July 2, 2014 in the housing area on Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas where they are being kept while they wait for their legal status to be resolved.
HHS: Military facilities won't house border kids
Hoping to save money and political angst, the Obama administration is pulling back from using military facilities to provide temporary shelter for child migrants crossing the border from Central America.
Gov't closing emergency child immigrant shelters
In this June 23, 2014 file photo, a temporary shelter for unaccompanied minors who have entered the country illegally is seen at Lackland Air Force Base, in San Antonio.