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  • Chief Master Sgt. Bobbie Fillbrandt retires

    After 23 years of service Chief Master Sgt. Bobbie Fillbrandt, 17th Training Wing command chief master sergeant, retired at the Louis F. Garland Department of Defense Fire Academy on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, May 10. “At times such as retirements, it is good to reflect on excellence of service,” said Maj. Gen. Matthew Molloy, Air Force
  • May 2018 Student of the Month

    Airman Jonah Chose, 316th Training Squadron trainee, is the Goodfellow Student of the Month Spotlight for May, a series highlighting exceptional airmen, soldiers, sailors and marines.17th Training Wing Public Affairs: What led you to join the military?The reason that I joined the military was to bring pride to my last name. Everything I do, I take
  • Goodfellow hosts Annual Department of Defense Fallen Firefighter Memorial Service

    Goodfellow held the annual Fallen Firefighter Memorial ceremony for Department of Defense firefighters at the Firefighter Memorial on base, April 27. There were new names added to the memorial this year, and roses placed to honor those who died in the line of duty. In the year 2017, the DoD Fire Department lost 90 current and former firefighters.
  • Goodfellow honors cultures through Asian American Pacific Islander month

    May is the month to observe Asian American Heritage. It has been changed and revised over the years to become the month of Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage. In 1977 representatives proposed two separate resolutions that would designate a week in May to be APAH, neither of these resolutions passed. In 1978, a new resolution was proposed, and