Finance-Picture
0
comments
U.S.

Realistic financial goals set path for success

Posted February 15, 2013 by Airman 1st Class GRACE LEE

Whether it’s money needed for a college fund, car, future home or credit card debt, it is essential to plan ahead and create financial goals. “Financial goals enable us to properly plan where our money should be saved and spent,” said Cory Carmichael, 56th Force Support Squadron Airman and Family Readiness Center community readiness specialist….

Full Story »

Staff Sgt. Jason Colbert
0
comments
U.S.

Wing luncheon honors Dr. King

Posted February 2, 2013 by STEPHEN DELGADO

Staff Sgt. Jason Colbert Arizona Corporation Commissioner Sandra Kennedy speaks to the crowd Monday at the Luke Air Force Base MLK Day luncheon in Club Five Six. Kennedy spoke on the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and his message as it pertains to today’s issues. This year will mark the 50th anniversary of…

Full Story »

0
comments
U.S.

Money pitfalls common

Posted February 1, 2013 by Senior Airman LIAM MILBURN

A common complaint that is often bemoaned among Airmen is that they don’t have enough money. There are many pitfalls into which bad money decisions can lead us. Some are common to many who find themselves making the same mistakes repeatedly. One of the biggest money sinkholes for Airmen can be their vehicles. Between payments,…

Full Story »

Airman 1st Class David Owsianka
0
comments
U.S.

Thunderbolts run for Sandy Hook

Posted January 18, 2013 by Staff Sgt C.J. HATCH

Airman 1st Class David Owsianka Airman 1st Class David Owsianka Luke Air Force Base members begin a 5k run Dec. 21, 2012, at the 944th Fighter Wing headquarters building. The run raised money for the Sandy Hook Elementary School Newtown Victims Relief Fund. The event and others on base raised $2,553. More than 150 Thunderbolts…

Full Story »

Pg-2-AMDS-Holiday-commentary-Smith
0
comments
U.S.

Life experience leaves lasting impression

Posted December 21, 2012 by Lt. Col. DANIEL SMITH

Easter vacation had begun, I had a good 6th grade term report card in hand and my mind was filled with multiple ideas of how I would use the forthcoming week of freedom as I walked home from school. Mom had told me she would be off doing errands, and I was to come straight…

Full Story »

0
comments
U.S.

Leaving comfort zone deals with doldrums

Posted December 14, 2012 by Master Sgt. TRACY BUECHLER

Do you feel stagnant in your job and don’t know what to do, or do you just have that fear of something new? You will never know how things will turn out until you make that move and take a step. We tend to not want to venture beyond our comfort zone; however, if we…

Full Story »

0
comments
U.S.

Steps to finding federal job easy

Posted December 14, 2012 by STEPHEN DELGADO

Often the task of finding a job with the federal government seems overwhelming. A person can have the feeling of not knowing where to begin, but it’s not as daunting a task as many people fear it to be. It is a fairly straight forward process. Cari Morrison, 56th Force Support Squadron Human Resources specialist,…

Full Story »

Pg-6-GIS-photo
0
comments
U.S.

Sharing geographic information big payoff for stakeholders

Posted December 14, 2012 by TERESA WALKER

When separate agencies working together have a greater outcome than the sum total of each part, there is a big payoff. So when the 56th Range Management Office hosted its annual meeting with 27 geographic information systems professionals at the Gila Bend Air Force Auxiliary Field in November, it was a time to acknowledge their…

Full Story »

0
comments
U.S.

AF leaders brief BMT sexual misconduct investigation findings

Posted November 16, 2012 by Master Sgt. JESS HARVEY

WASHINGTON — Air Force leaders announced Wednesday to members of the press the results of the commander-directed investigation regarding the occurrences of sexual misconduct within basic military training between October 2010 and June 2011. The CDI was commissioned by Gen. Edward Rice, Air Education and Training Command commander, June 20 based on substantiated reports of misconduct…

Full Story »

0
comments
U.S.

Captain asks: Why bother voting?

Posted November 2, 2012 by Capt. TODD ZIELINSKI

Why should I bother voting in elections? What does my single vote matter? It’s an all-too-common sentiment in the U.S. as voter turnout rates have historically remained very low in elections held every two years. Low voter turnout is especially surprising when considering the millions of people in the past who have fought and died…

Full Story »

 
 


All of this week's top headlines to your email every Friday.


Directory powered by Business Directory Plugin