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184th Civil Engineer Squadron makes waves in Hawaii

By Staff Sgt. Lauren Penney 184th Public Affairs Before first light on June 3, a bustle of activity took place at the 184th Civil Engineer Squadron. Bags were loaded and last minute checks were made as Airmen prepared to leave for a two-week deployment for training at Bellows Air Force Station, Hawaii. “What we’ve done at Bellows is, we’ve been …

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Enlisted Force Advisory Council works to address Airmen concerns

By State Command Chief Master Sgt. William Stacey State Command Chief – Air The Air National Guard Enlisted Force Advisory Council is broken up into seven regions which represent more than 91,000 enlisted members of the ANG. The sole purpose of EFAC is to identify and fix issues that impact all Airmen at the national level. The state of Kansas …

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Warrant Officers must understand key Army National Guard tasks

By Chief Warrant Officer 5 Michael Smith Command Chief Warrant Officer I’m deviating from the Warrant Officer centric discussion this month to explain the key tasks to make the Warrant Officer Cohort and the Kansas Army National Guard stronger. Sustained Readiness Readiness is our #1 priority. We must be ready to fight and support what happens today and we will …

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Kansas Preparedness Day is Sept. 11 at the Kansas State Fair

School has started, the days are growing shorter and the weather is – gradually – getting cooler. That means it’s time for the State Fair in Hutchinson and Kansas Preparedness Month. This year, Kansas Preparedness Day at the State Fair will be held Monday, Sept. 11. Gov. Sam Brownback signed a proclamation designating September as Kansas Preparedness Month. The month …

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Kansas Guardsmen, British soldiers train with Armenian firefighters

By Sgt. Zach Sheely Public Affairs Office “This has been the best experience of my life,” said Staff Sgt. Clinton Mumbower, the medical readiness noncommissioned officer with the 2nd Battalion, 130th Field Artillery. Mumbower was part of a joint multinational team of medical and hazardous materials experts from the Kansas National Guard and British Army who participated in a training …

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