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Master Sgt. Annette Whitenack issues prescriptions to a patient during the 17th Medical Group deployment to Peru. (Courtesy photo) 17 MDG provides relief to Peru after devastating earthquake
What started as an opportunity to test their skills in a scheduled joint-medical training mission with the country of Peru turned into a real-life test for 11 members of the 17th Medical Group when they were tasked to respond to the recent 8.0 earthquake that devastated that country last month.Originally scheduled to participate in a Medical Plans
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Tech. Sgt. Robert Johnston was named Department of Defense Fire Instructor of the Year at the Department of Defense Fire and Emergency Services Conference Aug. 24. (Courtesy photo illustration) 312 TRS instructor named DoD Fire Instructor of Year
One of Goodfellow's own instructors was recognized for his outstanding job at the Department of Defense Fire and Emergency Services Conference Aug. 24.Tech. Sgt. Robert Johnston, a fire instructor with the 312th Training Squadron, was named 2007 Department of Defense Fire Instructor of the Year at the conference.Sergeant Johnston was selected by
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From left to right: Tech. Sgt. Lawrence Godin, of the 315th Training Squadron, talks with Hazel Dooley, widow of retired Army Lt. Col. Rosco Dooley, and Sadie Cawyer, widow of retired Master Sgt. J.R. Cawyer, at the Air Force 60th Anniversary Retiree Luncheon Sept. 18 at the Western Winds Dining Facility. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Randy Mallard) Retirees celebrate AF 60th Anniversary

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Ivan Alvarado and Tyler Breske hold the awards they won after competing in the half-marathon at the 11th Annual United States Air Force Marathon, which took place Sept. 14 - 15 at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio.

The two airmen first class were part of a 10-man team from the 311th Training Squadron, which competed at the marathon. The 311 TRS is a geographically separated unit of the 17th Training Wing, and is located at the Presidio of Monterey, Calif.

Alvarado missed finishing first by four seconds. However, his time of 1 hour and 12 minutes allowed him finish first in his age bracket, 25-29 years old, second overall for the half-marathon. Breske was not far behind Alvardo. He came in second in his age bracket, 19 years old and under, with a time of 1 hour and 29 minutes in the half marathon. 

“It was a big accomplishment for our team to have these Airmen come back to the squadron with such a great achievement,” said Staff Sgt. Henry Serrano III, team Manager.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Henry Serrano III) 311 TRS Airmen compete at AF Marathon

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Col. Richard Ayres, 17th Training Wing commander, presents the Bronze Star medal to Chief Master Sgt. Ronald Gallegos, Maj. Jonas Skinner and Lt. Col. Will Roberts during the pass in review ceremony Sept. 11 while the Goodfellow Joint Color Guard stand at attention. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Gina O’Bryan) Goodfellow honors, mourns on Sept. 11
Three airmen with very different Air Force backgrounds were honored Tuesday for a common bond--their exemplary service while deployed--which earned them each the Bronze Star medal.The three, Lt. Col. Will Roberts, commander of the 17th Logistics Readiness Squadron, Maj. Jonas Skinner, 312th Training Squadron Director of Operations and CMSgt. Ronald
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Breaking ground Sept. 13 for the building of the 17th Training Wing Chapel complex are (from left to right) Larry Rogers of the Army Corps of Engineers; Chaplain (Maj.) Michael Goecker; Mike Noret, 17th Civil Engineer Squadron; Chaplain (Lt. Col.) James Ludwikowski, 17 TRW Chaplain; Col. Richard Ayres, 17 TRW commander; 11th District Congressman Mike Conaway and Col. Ada Conlan, 17th Mission Support Group commander. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Gina O’Bryan) Breaking new ground

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Firefighting students at the Louis F. Garland Department of Defense Fire Academy work as a team to direct their hose toward a fire during training Aug. 16. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kamaile Chan) Firefighting is a blast at Goodfellow

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2007
Default Air Force Logo Goodfellow Airmen sweep awards at ALS
Three Airmen from Goodfellow Air Force Base won every leadership award while attending Airman Leadership School at Altus Air Force Base, Okla."Our base is a center of excellence .... our strength is in the men and women who serve here, so I wasn't that surprised when I heard about our Airmen sweeping the awards at ALS," said Chief Master Sgt. Paul
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Airman 1st Class Erin Metzger (front) and Chief Master Sgt. Paul Moreau are all business as they try to out-push each other during the push-up competition Aug. 24. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Randy Mallard) Ready, set, push!
Tensions were high at the Louis F. Garland Department of Defense Fire Academy high bay Aug. 24, as three weeks of preparation and anticipation came to a head in a clash of titans.Chief Master Sgt. Paul Moreau, 17th Training Wing command chief master sergeant, answered a challenge from Airman Erin Metzger, a student with the 312th Training
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Airman 1st Class Oliver Villanueva, a student from the 312th Training Squadron, practices fire hydrant procedures Aug. 16. Students are taught the importance of using personal protective equipment, such as their gloves, to ensure safety at all times. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kamaile Chan) Carrying the Torch
The Louis F. Garland Department of Defense Fire Academy was a hotter-than-usual location Aug. 15-17 as Tech. Sgt. Matthew Hannen, a photographer for Torch Magazine, spotlighted the fire training which takes place daily here at Goodfellow.The fire academy is host to roughly 15 advanced fire protection courses and an intensive Fire Protection
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