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One of the houses slated for Airmen and NCOs at The Landings at Goodfellow (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Clayton Lenhardt) The Landings at Goodfellow
Picture this: brand new homes located less than five minutes off base, fully equipped with community recreational facilities, including basketball, tennis and volleyball courts, picnic and barbeque areas, a community center with a fitness area and great neighbors, all within your budget. This is what every Goodfellow Air Force Base servicemember
0 5/29
2009
Default Air Force Logo Summer fun in San Angelo
It's that time of the year again - you can walk outside and instantly be drenched in sweat. Of course, in San Angelo sometimes that occurs in the middle of January, but by June or July this kind of weather can really discourage you from going outside and doing anything. However, there are tons of different activities to do on Goodfellow and in San
0 5/29
2009
Default Air Force Logo Swimming pool safety tips
It is a terrible tragedy that a swimming pool built for pleasure and relaxation so often ends in the drowning death of an infant. According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, there may be approximately 500 residential pool drownings annually, and about 3,000 residential near-drownings involving children under five that require
0 5/29
2009
Default Air Force Logo 312 TRS instructor pedals to victory, fitness with Air Force Cycling Team
With summer right around the corner, it's time for some recreation. Some activities to do could be going to the beach, boating on the lake or camping. Here's a new one for you to try: cycling. In the endless pursuit of excellence, however, not just any ordinary cycling will do: try going 470 miles in a single week in Iowa during the hottest month
0 5/22
2009
Default Air Force Logo Goodfellow puts stimulus to use
Goodfellow Air Force Base was awarded $35.9 million from the Economic Stimulus Package 2009 to fund different projects. $28 million will be used to build the new 400-person dormitory. "Fourteen other projects were funded by the stimulus package, and ten of those were SABER projects," said Bart Jennings, the Chief of Simplified Acquisition of Base
0 5/22
2009
Default Air Force Logo Hydrate or die: the heat is on!
Prevention of heat stress is of great concern at Goodfellow Air Force Base during the summer months, and especially for those not used to West Texas weather who could fall victim to heat stress. Prevention of heat stress starts with education. Environmental conditions that increase the risk of heat stress are monitored by the Bioenvironmental
0 5/07
2009
Default Air Force Logo Tornado season: are you ready?
Every year, dark clouds descend on San Angelo. Lightning flashes, thunder roars and residents seek shelter indoors from damaging hail and blustery winds. Sometimes, however, thunderstorm season brings a more frightening menace: tornadoes. A tornado is a large, rotating column of air, usually with winds from 40-110 miles per hour. The most
0 5/06
2009
Retired Col. George "Bud" Day, Medal of Honor recipient and former prisoner of war, poses in Midland, Texas, in 2007 after being inducted into the American Combat Airman Hall of Fame. (Photo courtesy of Joe Caruso) Uncommon Valor part six: Colonel George "Bud" Day
While all recipients of the Medal of Honor have more than earned the title of hero, the events in the life of Col. George "Bud" Day seem almost superheroic.Colonel Day is our nation's most highly decorated living soldier and the most highly decorated since General Douglas MacArthur in our nation's military history. He has received more than seventy
0 5/04
2009
Default Air Force Logo What is Federal Magistrate's Court?
So few military members deal with Federal Magistrate's Court that most do not know it exists. However, with many civilians working on or visiting military installations, there must be a forum in order to deal with criminal acts they commit. That is what Magistrate's Court is for. If you are a civilian, have a civilian spouse or have civilian
0 4/27
2009
Platoon Sgt. Finnis McCleery, Medal of Honor Recipient from San Angelo, Texas (Courtesy photo) Uncommon Valor part five: Platoon Sgt. Finnis McCleery
While thus far the Medal of Honor recipients covered in this series have been Airmen (whether assigned to the Army Air Corps or the Air Force) who have been stationed at Goodfellow, another native San Angeloan is also a recipient of our nation's highest honor. Army Platoon Sgt. Finnis Dawson McCleery was born on Christmas Day, 1927, in
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2009
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