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  • Fit to fight: Airmen enhance workout environment

    The Little Rock Air Force Base Fitness and Sports Center staff have been transforming their facility to maximize amenities and enhance the environment for Airmen and their families at Little Rock AFB, Arkansas. Starting in June 2018, one of the racquetball courts began a five-month conversion into a functional workout room where fitness center
  • Gym revamps 24/7 access system for Airmen

    The Fitness and Sports Center is revamping their 24/7 access system.  The new system will provide chipped access cards for beneficiaries who do not have Common Access Cards. Requirements to sign up for around-the-clock Fitness Access are proof of government ID, specifically a Common Access Card, retiree or dependent ID. Pre-registration is already
  • Globetrotter gives back at LRAFB

    As part of their 2017 World Tour, the iconic Harlem Globetrotters are bringing their one-of-a-kind show to North Little Rock, Arkansas, Jan. 31, 2017.The basketball team recently wrapped up a busy 90th year anniversary tour, and launched the Great Assist initiative, a pledge vowing to spread 100 million smiles over the next 10 years. However,
  • Archery Club

    U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Nathan Busk, 19th AircraftMaintenance Squadron aircraft hydraulics systems journeyman, will be holding anarchery club meeting at 8 a.m. July 14, 2016, at the Walters CommunitySupport Center on Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark.,  to discuss the future of opening up the archeryrange to base personnel. For almost a year Busk
  • Health Promotions: New name, same great service

    The Health and Wellness Center has officially changed its name to Health Promotions. The name change better encompasses what the center can offer to service members, their families and retirees. "It's not about the name, but rather the services provided to Airmen and their families," said Jeffery Vaughn, 19th Aerospace Medicine Squadron health
  • Foot Golf

    Senior Airman Nesr Mothana kicks the ball during footgolf Sep. 25, 2015, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark. Footgolf has similar rules to normal golf but is played by kicking a ball instead. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Stephanie Serrano) Staff Sgt. John Fox, Senior Airman Nesr Mothana
  • Air Force 68th Birthday Run

    Airmen stand in formation awaiting the start of the base-wide run celebrating the Air Force's 68th birthday Sept. 18, 2015, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Harry Brexel) Airmen from the 19th Airlift Wing Staff Agencies lead the base's Air Force Birthday
  • Singles bowl free Mondays

    On a quiet Monday night a ball moves swiftly down the shiny yellow lane, and a noise like 10 champagne bottles popping at once suddenly breaks the silence of the base bowling center.The Strike Zone Bowling Center now offers free bowling for single active duty members, enlisted and officers, on Monday nights. The program is a hit with Airmen."I love
  • AMC seeks competitive team for 2015 Air Force Marathon

    Air Mobility Command is sponsoring a competitive active-duty team to participate in the 19th annual United States Air Force Marathon held Sept. 19, 2015, at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton, Ohio.The AMC team, comprised of male and female runners and representing various age groups, will compete in either the full or half marathon.
  • Soldiers cuff cops; medics stay alive

    First responders reported to battle it out during the intramural basketball championship semi-final elimination games March 11, 2015, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark.Before the first game, 19th Security Forces Squadron shooting guard, Donald Gilmore, said, "I'm nervous, but I think we'll be okay."The "five-o" collard the opening tip-off and