Tag: JBA

April 1, 2019

K9 Chronicles

K9 Chronicles

March 18, 2019

K9 Chronicles

How long have you been working with the dog?- February of 2018How do you like working with him? - I love it. I always have someone to talk to, whether he’s listening or not. I get to see the work we put in. If he has an issue with something, we spend time to fix the issue and you can see the progression of the work you put in.Take me through the

Feb. 25, 2019

Welders provide base support one spark at a time

The 11th Civil Engineer Squadron structures shop here provides support to Joint Base Andrews and its agencies through welding, fabrication and other repairs.

Jan. 30, 2019

USAF Band performs Guest Artist Series

The U.S. Air Force Concert Band and guest trumpeter Allen Vizzutti performed the Guest Artist Series at the Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert Hall, Jan. 24, 2019 in Alexandria, Va.

Nov. 5, 2018

National American Indian Heritage Month

JBA is hosting multiple events throughout the month of November in recognition of National American Indian Heritage Month.The month-long observance is to recognize the significant contributions Native Americans have made throughout U.S. history. “We are just hoping to inform people and that everyone comes with an open mind,” said Chara Pina, staff

Oct. 29, 2018

JBA to host 5th annual Fall Festival celebration

2018 Fall Festival information.

Oct. 24, 2018

Airman goes full gunny

On a muggy summer day in Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, a Marine Corps instructor stood on a ledge overlooking a swamp. He looked out at his crop of students, and his eyes found Master Sgt. Aretha Boston -- the only Airman in the platoon.He called her forward, and Boston walked up to the ledge.“Just as soon as I extended my hand, he grabbed it,”

June 22, 2018

Historic music brings nations together

From Maj. Glenn Miller’s Birthplace Museum in the town of Clarinda, Iowa: In 1944, three years into the U.S.’ involvement in World War II, Glenn Miller’s Army Air Force Band opened with their song “Moonlight Serenade” in a giant steel hangar on Thurleigh Army Air Force Base, Europe. Over 3,000 men with the Eighth Air Force sat on the dirt floor, on

May 16, 2018

Malcolm Grow Medical Clinic celebrates 60 years of patient care

Malcolm Grow Medical Clinics and Surgery Center celebrated 60 years of patient care during an anniversary event here May 10, where service members recalled past accomplishments and looked to future ones. “I just owe so much thanks to the former commanders," said Col. Leslie Knight, 11th Medical Group commander. "It is the foundation they laid that

May 9, 2018

Monument dedication honors JBA namesake

Officials unveiled a memorial monument May 3 dedicated to Lt. Gen. Frank Maxwell Andrews and crew members of the B-24 Liberator, “Hot Stuff,” which crashed on nearby Mt. Fagradalsfjall, Iceland, 75 years before.