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  • Comitis Crisis Center thanks Team Buckley for community support

    Buckley Air Force Base was awarded the Volunteer of the Year award on behalf of the Comitis Crisis Center on Apr. 27. James Gillespie, director of development at Comitis, presented 460th Space Wing vice commander, Col. Scott Romberger, with the award on the base’s behalf. Base personnel were cited for a collective contribution of over 350 volunteer
  • Buckley medics engage with AFMS leader

    Lt. Col. Alvin Scott, 460th Medical Support Squadron commander, briefs Brig. Gen. James Burks, Director, Manpower, Personnel, and Resources Corps Chief, Medical Service Corps, about the stance of the 460th Medical Group April 25, 2017, on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. Burks toured the medical facilities on base and was briefed the status of each
  • Buckley engages with local leaders

    Leadership from the 460th Space Wing, 460th Security Forces Squadron, 460th Mission Support Group and 460th Force Support Squadron provided presentations to George “Skip” Noe, Aurora city manager; Nicholas Metz, Aurora chief of police; and Caine Hills, Aurora fire chief, on April 19 at Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. During the visit, each squadron
  • Airmen turn teens into StellarXplorers

    Buckley Air Force Base Airmen volunteered to mentor two teams from a local high school for the Air Force Association’s StellarXplorers National High School Space Competition at the Space Foundation Discovery Center in Colorado Springs, Colo. StellarXplorers is a national-level competition for high school students to help familiarize themselves with
  • Buckley Diversity Council supplies Books 4 Kids

    Members of Buckley AFB Diversity Council participated in an event March 29 to show support of One Book 4 Colorado, which is an initiative to encourage early literacy for children. The event consisted of council members assisting with sorting and shipping almost 15,000 books and ‘reading advocacy’ goodie bags for preschoolers all across the Denver
  • Youth of the Year stands for her peers

    On March 28th, Team Buckley’s own 17-year-old Danielle Wright competed in Denver and was titled the 2017 Colorado Military Youth of the Year and now represents all military children throughout the state.With the title still fresh, Wright has already decided how she’ll use this new platform.Being Youth of the Year, to me, is an opportunity to
  • Marines hone their survival skills in cold-weather training

    Company A, Marine Cryptologic Support Battalion stationed on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo., ventured to the Rocky Mountains for winter survival training, aided by instructors from the 460th Force Support Squadron Outdoor Recreation.The intelligence company spent three days learning basic survival skills in mountainous, cold-weather
  • Team Buckley says ‘thank you’ to our Doctors

    National Doctor’s Day is observed annually on March 30, and shows appreciation to doctors for their contributions to wellness of society. Its first observance was in 1933, however it was not officially recognized until it was signed as a proclamation by former President George H. W. Bush in 1990. The doctors at the 460th Medical Group at Buckley
  • Buckley’s dental clinic spreads hygiene awareness to young minds

    Members of Buckley’s dental clinic have a responsibility to their patients, but they decided to take that a step further by spreading dental health awareness to children on base. The first inaugural events for Buckley were inspired by National Children’s Dental Health Month, a nationwide public health event that occurs yearly in the dental