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  • Law Day obstacle course teaches kids legal system

    Children from the youth center participated in a team-based obstacle course while learning about Law Day May 1, 2018, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas. The American Bar Association recognizes Law Day on May 1 annually, celebrating the role of law in society to cultivate a deeper understanding of the legal profession by providing the theme
  • Youth Center offers entertaining, educational options

    Youth Center programs offer children the opportunity to participate in a variety of activities before and after school at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark. The Youth Center offers the School Age Program for children 5- to 12-years old before and after school, and the Open Recreation Program for children 9- to 18-years old after school. Anybody,
  • Holocaust honored at LRAFB

    Team Little Rock honored Holocaust victims and survivors during the annual Holocaust Remembrance event April 12, 2018, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark. Attendees heard testimonies from a Holocaust survivor as well as a child of two Holocaust survivors at a luncheon. “There are a lot of books and documentaries out there about the Holocaust, but
  • Combat Airlifter of the Week: Airman 1st Class Jacob Ontiveros

    Name and Rank: Airman 1st Class Jacob Ontiveros Unit: 314th Operations Group Duty title: Intelligence Analyst Hometown: Tucson, AZ Time in service: 2 years Time at Little Rock: 1 year Goals: His goals are to complete his Community College of the Air Force degree and to be selected for Senior Airman Below the Zone. Hobbies: Playing and watching
  • LRAFB hosts C-130J Fly In

    More than 65 Airmen from six wings across the C-130J force trained to increase interoperability and operational effectiveness during a training exercise March 10, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark.Team Little Rock played an integral role throughout the week hosting members of the C-130 family during the team-driven training event.Enhancing
  • Safety office’s mission equals safe work conditions

    The 19th Airlift Wing Safety Office is responsible for ensuring Airmen have a safe work environment at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark. Though a small amount of personnel, Safety is responsible for the protection and safe mission execution of more than 6,000 Team Little Rock members. A variety of jobs are executed by the safety office including
  • Combat Airlifter of the Week: Staff Sgt. Melissa Tolliver

    Name and Rank: Staff Sgt. Melissa Tolliver Unit: 19th Operations Support Squadron Duty title: Aircrew flight equipment NCO in charge Hometown: St. Louis, Missouri Time in service: Eight years Time at Little Rock: Eight years Goals: To finish her bachelor's degree in two years and promote to technical sergeantHobbies: Fishing, boating and
  • LRAFB celebrates Black History Month

    As part of the installation's diversity and inclusion group, the 913th Airlift Group hosted numerous activities to celebrate Black History Month throughout the month of February, 2018, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark. The 913th AG arranged three events for Black History Month including a leadership panel, the Walk Past Hate essay competition and
  • 314th AW excellence mirrors founding unit

    Imagine being packed shoulder to shoulder in a C-47 Skytrain. As silence filled the cargo deck, paratroopers from the 62nd Troop Carrier Squadron mentally prepared for their unforeseen future. Little did they know June 6, 1944, would mark a moment in history, and shape a legacy worth honoring. Leo Rigard, a former engineer for the 62nd TCS,
  • Base-wide exercise: pre-deployment function line marks start

    Airmen participate in a base-wide exercise starting with the pre-deployment function line Feb. 21, 2018, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark. Throughout the week 10 chalks of approximately 500 Airmen will process through the PDF line, where personnel verify the Airmen have all their medical records accounted for, process them as though they will
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