A glimpse into the past
Sept. 19, 2018 - The decision to enlist into the U.S. military is made by few Americans. The reasons that turns the decision into action vary – whether it’s wanting to travel, education opportunities or healthcare stability.
A young Harrold Helderman was among those who made that decision to enlist. While working long hours on a railroad with little pay, he knew it wasn’t the work he wanted to do for long.
JBLE places second on the 2018 Defender’s Cup Armed Forces Soccer Tournament
Sept. 19, 2018 - The Joint Base Langley-Eustis soccer team placed second in the 2018 Defender’s Cup Armed Forces Soccer Tournament at the South Texas Area Regional Soccer Complex, San Antonio, Texas, from Aug. 31 through Sept. 3.
The tournament put 37 installations from across the U.S. in competition to find out who is the top military soccer team in the nation.
SFS patrols Fort Eustis’ waterways
Sept. 14, 2018 - Just as there are laws on the road and police officers in squad cars to enforce them, there are game wardens to enforce the laws out on the water.
At Fort Eustis, that person is the game warden, who is in charge of enforcing all fish and game laws, as well as boating laws and any other laws that fall under Title 16 of the United States Code.
CONUS Limited Evacuation Order (LEO) of VA Hurricane Evacuation Areas &
Sept. 11, 2018 - This is a Limited Evacuation Order (LEO) for Joint Base Langley-Eustis personnel who reside on Langley Air Force Base or in the Virginia Department of Emergency Management (VDEM) Evacuation Zone A. Evacuees are ordered and/or authorized to move from a CONUS residence to the nearest available accommodations (which may be Government quarters).
COMACC visits 363 ISRW
Sept. 6, 2018 - U.S. Air Force Gen. Mike Holmes, commander of Air Combat Command, and his wife, Sara Holmes, visited the 363rd Intelligence Surveillance Reconnaissance Wing, here, Sept. 5, 2018.
Aerial mosquito spraying continues over JBLE
Sept. 5, 2018 - A second round of mosquito aerial spraying at Langley Air Force Base and Craney Island, occurred Aug. 29, 2018, in support of mosquito prevention efforts by the 633rd Civil Engineer Squadron pest management.