Chaplain’s Office cares for Team Schriever

By Senior Airman Arielle Vasquez 50th Space Wing Public Affairs Military members may come across various challenges in life; however, it doesn’t mean they have to face them alone. Maintaining and strengthening individual spirituality is one of the four pillars of Comprehensive Airman Fitness and is also a primary component…

Schriever Airmen, teammates, earn AFVB gold

By Airman 1st Class William Tracy 50th Space Wing Public Affairs For only the second time in 10 years, the Air Force Volleyball Team took home gold during the 2017 Armed Forces Volleyball Tournament — highlighting a successful Air Force Volleyball Season helped in large part by the service of…

Oakhanger GSU, UK military support AFSCN

By Airman 1st Class William Tracy 50th Space Wing Public Affairs Nestled in a rural English farm village, far from the mountains of Colorado, is a 23rd Space Operations Squadron detachment which serves as a testament to the 50th Space Wing’s global reach. The only Schriever Geographically Separated Unit and…

By Michael Golembesky 21st Space Wing Public Affairs staff writer PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — It was party time Oct. 31 with a kids bouncy house, live music, scary costumes and plenty of free information about healthy living. It was a beautiful and sunny autumn day as service... Read more
By Staff Sgt. J. Aaron Breeden 21st Space Wing Public Affairs CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN AIR FORCE STATION, Colo. — Hot, white light from their helmets cut through the heavy smoke like a New England lighthouse. In search of victims trapped by fire and billowing haze, the Cheyenne Mountain AFS firefighters... Read more
By Tech. Sgt. Jared Marquis 21st Space Wing Public Affairs Office PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — Acting Secretary of the Air Force Eric Fanning hosted an all call with members of Team Pete Nov. 1, during a visit to the Colorado Springs area. Fanning addressed sequestration, furloughs, budget... Read more
By Staff Sgt. Patrice Clarke 50th Space Wing Public Affairs The Schriever Child Development Center completed much needed aesthetic upgrades throughout October with the help of base agencies and countless volunteers here. The upgrades, which included a complete painting overhaul and new furniture for every room in the building,... Read more
By Staff Sgt. Julius Delos Reyes 50th Space Wing Public Affairs Team Schriever kicked off its 2013 Combined Federal Campaign Oct. 31 at the main fitness center here following the government shutdown and its delay of the campaign. “It went well,” said Capt. Chasmine Jones, 50th Force Support Squadron... Read more
By Staff Sgt. Robert Cloys 50th Space Wing Public Affairs No one likes to talk about suicide. According to the Pentagon, suicide took more military lives in 2012 than combat. That reality is alarming, but even more so to those left behind. Those men, women and children are not... Read more
By Scott Prater Schriever Sentinel Second Lt. Carly Serratore may have arrived at Schriever for her first duty assignment this summer, but she’s no stranger to the military way of life. She’s been connected to the Air Force for the better part of two decades. Those who follow Air... Read more
By Gen. Mark A. Welsh III Air Force Chief of Staff WASHINGTON — We lost another Air Force hero this week. Brig. Gen. James Robinson “Robbie” Risner was part of that legendary group who served in three wars, built an Air Force, and gave us an enduring example of... Read more
By Amaani Lyle American Forces Press Service WASHINGTON — Service members who deploy or are otherwise separated from their families due to mission needs now have an online resource allowing them to hone their parenting skills as they reconnect with their children. Pam Murphy, the Defense Department’s lead psychologist... Read more
By Michael Golembesky 21st Space Wing Public Affairs staff writer PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — Keeping children healthy and happy is what every parent wants. It is also the primary mission of the staff, nurses, and doctors at Peterson’s pediatric clinic, currently the second largest pediatric clinic in... Read more