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  • Ex-conman visits Goodfellow

    On Dec. 4, an ex-con turned illusionist named Matt the Knife visited Goodfellow Air Force Base to entertain and perform various tricks and tell jokes.During his teenage years, Matt started his conman lifestyle when he began pickpocketing, cheating cards and creating a burglary ring.At that time he began calling himself a sharp, a person who cheats
  • 17th Training Wing Spotlight for November

    Tech. Sgt. Rachel E. Franklin, Defense Language Institute military language instructor, is the newest 17th Training Wing Spotlight, a series highlighting Goodfellow Team members. Airman 1st Class Caelynn Ferguson, 17th Training Wing photojournalist: What led you to join the Air Force?Franklin: I joined the Air Force, like many, because I didn’t
  • Helping Through Selflessness

    On Oct. 28, the Volunteer Fair kicked off by bringing organizations from all around the base and local area to the Carswell Field House offering different and unique opportunities for participants to sign their name and participate in various events. One volunteer program that stood out with its bright white and red colors was the Special Olympics
  • 20 Under 40

    Sandra Centeno joined the Air Force after high school, served in Hawaii and Korea, and realized there's no place like home. So when an opportunity arose to serve as an intelligence instructor at Goodfellow Air Force Base, the 2005 Lake View High School alumna jumped at it. Today, she's flourishing personally, professionally and civically. Her
  • Daylight saving time

    Nov. 1, is the day to fall back marking the end of daylight saving time.  Some people will breeze seamlessly through the change, while others will feel out of it for a few days.  During the time change, there is an increase in safety incidents.  The increase of darkness around rush hour, when traffic is at a peak, is a concern for both drivers and
  • Keeping it Clean

    A gloved hand reaches down amongst the pebbles and crackly weeds for a sun-bleached piece of plastic. The murmur of the clean-up group’s conversation rumbles underneath the sound of passing cars. Suddenly, a car horn gives out a short staccato of beeps. A San Angelo civilian waves and honks as they pass a blue sign with the words: “Adopt-a-Highway
  • Goodfellow 17th Training Wing Student Spotlight for September

    U.S. Air Force 2nd Lt. Brian Benavidez, 315th Training Squadron Officer student, is the newest 17th Training Group Student of the Month Spotlight, a series highlighting Team Goodfellow students.17th Training Wing Public Affairs: What led you to join the military?Benavidez: I joined in 2006. I grew up in the North West and not many people joined the
  • The life of a wounded warrior's wife

    Waking up to three men in uniform knocking on your door with somber faces and bibles is the last thing most military spouses would like to experience. For Jennifer Nelson, wife of Capt. Nathan Nelson, this moment was described as the beginning of her life as a wife of a wounded warrior, as she spoke at the Wounded Warrior Spouse Brief at the Airman
  • The History is on the Wall

    GOODFELLOW AIR FORCE BASE, Texas— Faces from the past look back at onlookers from a military mural in downtown San Angelo as the sun glares down and illuminates the past service members forever imprinted on the wall. One could almost hear the rumble of the planes suspended in the misty clouded background. It’s heritage month for Goodfellow and the
  • Goodfellow 17th Training Wing Student Spotlight for August

    U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Justin B. Riding, 312th Training Squadron student, is the newest 17th Training Group Student of the Month Spotlight, a series highlighting Team Goodfellow students.17th Training Wing Public Affairs: What led you to join the military?Riding: Interestingly enough I was in the oil field and I was commuting back and