• You have rights

    When I first joined the guard in March of 1996 I didn't know what Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve was or if there was ESGR representation on our base. I didn't know I had rights as a reservist, or what those rights were. I was told by my civilian employer that I had to use my vacation days to do my two weeks annual training for my unit. I
  • Fighter squadron gains new commander for growing mission

    The U.S. Air Force Reserve's 706th Fighter Squadron, an associate unit to the United States Air Force Warfare Center, held a change of command here Aug. 21. Lt. Col. Robert Lindell relinquished command to Lt. Col. Craig Jones during a ceremony at the Threat Training Facility. "I'm thankful for the opportunity to be a leader in Air Force Reserve
  • First Sergeant Selection Board packages extended until Sep. 15

    The 926th Group is scheduled to conduct a First Sergeant Selection Board on Oct. 2, 2009. Highly motivated professionals in the grade of senior master sergeant, master sergeant and technical sergeant (eligible for immediate promotion to master sergeant) are eligible to apply. Applicants must submit a one-page resume and letter of recommendation
  • Creech reservist reaches first in UAS community

    The U.S. Air Force Reserve distinguished itself with a monumental milestone Jul. 31 when one of its own became Creech's first to rise from the rank of sergeant as an Unmanned Aircraft Systems sensor operator and be promoted to chief. Chief Steven Henderson, an MQ-9 Reaper sensor operator with the 78th Reconnaissance Squadron, celebrated the
  • 926th Mission Support Squadron gains new commander

    The 926th Mission Support Squadron held an assumption of command ceremony here July 10 at the Enlisted Club. Maj. Amy Boehle assumed command of the squadron, which falls under the U.S. Air Force Reserve's 926th Group headquartered at Nellis. "I am humbled to command the 926th Mission Support Squadron," Major Boehle said. "I am coming into a
  • Meet the new 926th Group commander

    Q. What were you doing before you came to the 926th Group? A. "Before I returned to the field, and Nellis Air Force Base, I was working at Air Force Reserve Command headquarters as the chief of operational requirements (AFRC/A5R). It was a great job because I got to work directly with many war-fighting members of this command to define, prioritize,
  • Nevada's first U.S. Air Force Reserve Recruiting station opens in Las Vegas

    Nevada's first U.S. Air Force Reserve Recruiting station has an open house scheduled for July 11 at their Craig Road location in North Las Vegas. The public event, held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., includes a chance to see the facility and talk to recruiters and Nellis Air Force Base reservists, as well as a live radio broadcast and complimentary