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  • Buckley to host DEA National Take Back Initiative

    The 460th Security Forces Squadron and the Drug Enforcement Agency are scheduled to host the DEA National Take Back Initiative Oct. 22, at the Buckley Air Force Base Commissary. The event was originally brought to Buckley AFB in 2010 to promote the disposal of unused or expired prescribed medication. “Proper drug disposal decreases the chance of
  • Class 16-G graduates ALS

    Senior Airman Alexander Nelson, John L. Levitow recipient, speaks during an Airman Leadership School graduation Oct. 13, 2016, at the Leadership Development Center on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. John L. Levitow is the lowest ranking Airman to earn the Medal of Honor in 1969 during the Vietnam War. Nelson is assigned to the Aerospace Data Facility
  • CFC kicks off on Buckley

    Team Buckley launched the opening of the 2016 Combined Federal Campaign Oct. 12 at the Leadership Development Center, on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. After opening words from Col. David Miller Jr., 460th Space Wing commander and Chief Master Sgt. Rod Lindsey, 460th Space Wing command chief, base members were welcome to walk through the booths set
  • Safety Day: it’s more than just a day

    The 460th Space Wing Safety Office held a full-day safety event Oct. 7, 2016, at the fitness center on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. “The event brought subject matter experts to the base to present materials the safety office considers high-interest items,” said Capt. Bryan Davis, 460th Space Wing Safety chief. “These experts were able to
  • Team Buckley's new coach

    The opposing team dominates them time after time. Standing there watching their opponent continuously beat them in the pole-vault event is their only option, being that they haven’t the slightest idea of what they’re doing. The only knowledge of pole vaulting the team has is from the videos they watch because the school lacks a coach. This is how
  • Buckley raises domestic violence awareness with run/walk

    October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. The 460th Medical Group Family Advocacy Program sponsored a 5K Run/Walk Oct. 5, 2016, to bring awareness to the issue of domestic violence in hopes of decreasing the number of people affected. Below is a list of resources to utilize if you or someone you know needs help combating domestic
  • A day in history

    Christopher McCune, 460th Space Wing historian, turns a page in a book documenting the 1943 Buckley newspaper editions Sept. 26, 2016, at the 460th Space Wing Headquarters building on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. A historian’s core responsibility is documenting and sustaining the heritage of Air Force organizations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman
  • Buckley celebrates newest SNCO's

    Buckley Air Force Base’s newest senior NCO’s stand together after an induction ceremony Sept. 23, 2016, Heritage Eagle Bend Golf Course in Aurora, Colo. The ceremony is a long-standing Air Force tradition that recognizes those who have reached the rank of master sergeant. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gabrielle Spradling/Released)
  • Through Airman Eyes: Music keeps Airman in tune

    You’re in his head. Nothing else in the world matters outside of the room you’re standing in. Every single worry you had two seconds beforehand is now dumped from your memory and you are frozen in time. Your body becomes numb. Then, you feel your stomach begin to fill with butterflies and an overwhelming rush of adrenaline runs through you like a