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  • Sun dried San Angelo

    Most people have seen the cartoons where a road runner and coyote have an ongoing wild goose chase in what appears to be a barren wasteland. Well that wasteland could soon be San Angelo; that is if nothing is done to help conserve water.San Angelo receives all of its water from area lakes, which are currently drying up. According to
  • Chief sets the bar high for Team Goodfellow

    With high expectations, the 17th Training Wing's newest command chief anticipates great things from all members here. Chief Master Sgt. Thomas F. Good, 17th TRW command chief, took charge as the wing's enlisted force leader and wing commander's personal advisor Feb. 10. "My goals are the commander's goals," started Good. "My job is to help get the
  • Senior master sergeant gives speech at women’s History Month Luncheon

    Editor's note: This is 17th Training Group's Senior Master Sgt. Sharee Chabot's speech from the Women's History Luncheon at Event Center here March 27.Thank you Colonel Blake for the kind introduction. I'd like to take the time to thank this year's committee for giving me the opportunity to speak at this event. I am honored to be here with all of
  • Shine bright like a diamond

    When Airmen start their journey in the Air Force, military training instructors and military training leaders lay the groundwork for their success. Continuing said journey, Airmen are guided and coached throughout their career by role models and leaders called first sergeants.In the Air Force, first sergeant is not a rank, but a special duty that
  • Fort Concho educates community on Buffalo Soldiers

    During February, people across America will recognize Black History Month celebrating the accomplishments of African-Americans and paying tribute to those who faced adversity in gaining equal rights. Within the San Angelo community, the Fort Concho Buffalo Soldiers Living History Unit will hold a Buffalo Soldiers Heritage Day at the Fort Concho
  • Remembering a dream 46 years later

    The U.S. government recognizes noted civil rights activist Martin Luther King Jr.'s significant impact on the equal rights of African-Americans and other diverse groups with a federal holiday, recognized the third Monday of January each year. King's influence expands beyond the civilian world and has had wide-ranging effects on today's military
  • Air Force firefighter veteran visits DoD fire school

    The year is 1961. A young airman steps into the fire station at Lincoln Air Force Base, Nebraska. His eyes take in all of the fire equipment; trucks, hoses, gear and the smell of engine oil fills his nose, at once he knows, he is right where he belongs.Today Dr. Mike Manning, a 70 year old veteran, remembers those days as an Air Force firefighter
  • Startling Statistics!

    Week two of this year's Critical Days of Summer campaign is titled "Stone Cold Sober" and focuses on drinking and driving prevention. Here are some bullets showing statistics in relation to intoxicated driving from cdc.gov:· Every day, almost 30 people in the U.S. die in motor vehicle crashes that involve an alcohol-impaired driver. This amounts to
  • Watch for deer on roadways

    According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration there are about 1.5 million car accidents involving deer each year resulting in about 150 human fatalities, over 10,000 personal injuries and $1 billion in vehicle damage.In Texas, a minimum of 1,257 injuries per year have occurred due to deer-vehicle collisions since 2003. Most of
  • Airman helps those in community

    When someone joins the military, he or she is taking an oath to serve their country. This service, in one form, can be seen when a military member takes time out of their off duty hours to volunteer within their local community. Goodfellow prides itself in their members' volunteer work.Airman 1st Class Brionna Glover, 17th Medical Operations