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June 14, 2018

EO makes the Air Force a better place

Air Force Global Strike Command hosted the first Biennial Training Equal Opportunity and Alternative Dispute Resolution Conference at the Eubank Conference Center, June 11-15, 2018.

June 14, 2018

COMMENTARY: Learning about Barksdale through my fellow Airmen

I had the opportunity to join Chief Master Sgt. Alan Boling, 8th Air Force command chief, on his tour of Barksdale and saw all the great things Airmen do here that contributes to the mission.

June 14, 2018

Protect your career, know your vape juice

A rising concern with cannabidiol hemp oil, also known as CBD, has been brought to the attention of leadership at Barksdale. CBD is a substance that is being found in juice for vapes and electronic cigarettes.

June 13, 2018

U.S. and French aviators remember WWI

A 96th Bomb Squadron B-52 from Barksdale Air Force Base joined French Dassault Mirage 2000D fighters and a KC-135R refueling jet over Nancy-Ochey Air Base, France, June 12, to commemorate the entrance of U.S. aviators into WWI 100 years ago.

June 13, 2018

Raising funds for Airmen

The Air Force Assistance Fund held their donation campaign this past April here on Barksdale, where over $46 thousand was raised across the base in an ongoing effort to provide assistance to struggling Airmen.

June 13, 2018

Team Barksdale overthROWs Whiteman

The screen was covered with a towel so he wouldn’t see any reasons to stop. His feet were secured to the machine as he pushed off again and again. He grits his teeth as he kept pushing past his limits. Suddenly, his legs finally gave out and he could continue no longer. With another day of rowing complete, he was on his way to bringing yet another trophy home.

June 13, 2018

The power of now

“People don’t realize that now is all there ever is; there is no past or future except as memory or anticipation in your mind” Eckhart Tolle

June 8, 2018

Col. Neuman's final flight

June 5, 2018

An information highway to career and educational resources

The mission of the Employment Assistance Program at Barksdale Air Force Base is to support all Department of Defense cardholders in achieving short and long-term employment, by providing resources for education, training and career goals. Located at the Airman and Family Readiness Center, the EAP provides individual services to include dressing for success, mock interviews, negotiating techniques and resume critiques. Other services offered include career assessment, traditional resume, job fair preparation, starting a small business and federal employment workshops.

June 5, 2018

101 days of public health summertime food safety

As summertime food, fun and weather fast approaches, the cookouts and picnics will follow. The 2nd Medical Group Public Health Flight wants to remind everyone to be attentive to food safety as you enjoy the sun and fun.