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By Mel Bockelman Chief Master Sgt, USAF,Ret Being transferred to Whiteman AFB is not new to Brig. General Glen VanHerck and his wife Marilyn; they have been stationed here two [...]


JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – After 12 years of deployments overseas and mobilizations at home, the Missouri National Guard is releasing an updated history of its units’ activities. In 2011, Maj. [...]

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  By Lt. Col Christopher Moenste mo.ngpao@mail.mil First Lt. Eric Wilde, 35 Combat Aviation Brigade, has been named as the recipient of the Association of Old Crows annual Award for [...]

131st Bomb Wing certified for nuclear operations

August 12, 2013 Military

By Capt. Rachel Savage 131st Bomb Wing Public Affairs WHITEMAN AIR FORCE BASE, Mo. The Air National Guard celebrated a historic milestone this week as the 131st Bomb Wing, the [...]

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Upholding military honors

May 3, 2013 Military
Airmen of the 509th Bomb Wing Honor Guard stand in line while practicing rifle movements at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., April 23, 2013. These airmen train every day for upcoming details and funeral services.

    By Airman 1st Class Shelby Orozco WHITEMAN AIR FORCE BASE, Mo. – For some, seeing an elite team of Honor Guardsmen perform a flag-folding ceremony or a firing [...]

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Family, friends wish 1-135th Attack Reconnaissance Battalion good luck

March 27, 2013 Military

By Rachel Knight Ngmo.pao@us.army.mil WARRENSBURG, Mo. – The Missouri National Guard, friends, Families and coworkers wished the members of the 1-135th Attack Reconnaissance Battalion good luck on their yearlong deployment [...]

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Mo Army National Guard top enlisted Soldier retires after 43 years

March 5, 2013 Military
Missouri Army National Guard top enlisted Soldier retires after 43 years

By Sgt. Antony S. Lee JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri National Guard honored Command Sgt. Maj. James Schulte during a retirement ceremony on Saturday at the Ike Skelton Training [...]

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