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Aug. 13, 2019

From strangers to family

Thinking she was just going to perform a regular biological site survey, Carissa never suspected that one hour would end up changing the rest of her life. Carissa Agnese, Army Corps of Engineers Norfolk District planning department senior biologist, has what is called polycystic kidney disease. It’s a hereditary disease that grows cysts on the kidney, eating away at the tissue until they can’t function anymore.

Dec. 5, 2017

‘Trees for Troops’ delivers holiday cheer to JBLE

The Christmas SPIRIT Foundation, FedEx Corporation and 18 tree farmers worked together to bring holiday cheer to military families by delivering 350 free, live trees to Joint Base Langley-Eustis for active-duty families, Dec. 1.

Aug. 17, 2016

Langley Airmen donate during blood drive

U.S. Air Force 1st Lt. Robin Taylor, 633rd Communication Squadron communications focal point officer in charge, donates blood to the Armed Services Blood Program during a donation drive at Langley Air Force Base, Va., Aug. 10, 2016. The mission of Armed Services Blood Program is to provide blood that is required for active duty personnel worldwide,