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  • Daylight Saving Time

    It's that time of year again. Don't forget to change your clocks an hour back starting at 2 a.m. on Nov. 1, 2015.
  • McConnell's Yellow Ribbon Program Coordinator here to help

    When he volunteered for the job as the 931st Air Refueling Group Yellow Ribbon Program Coordinator, Tech. Sgt. Ray Wahl did it because he thoroughly enjoys helping people. According to the Yellow Ribbon Program website, the program is a Department of Defense-wide effort to promote the well-being of National Guard and Reserve members, their families
  • McConnell's 'Get 1 Now' exceeds expectations

    For the fifteenth year in a row, the Air Force Reserve Command met its accession goal and exceeded command expectations. In response to this achievement, AFRC Recruiting Service Commander congratulated recruiters nationwide."You not only achieved the command accession goal, you exceeded it," he said.  "We ended the year at 8,105 accessions (101.3
  • 931st Air Refueling Group named Air Force Outstanding Unit

    The Air Force Reserve 931st Air Refueling Group here was announced as a recipient the 2014 Air Force Oustanding Unit Award and and Air Force Organziational Excellence Award in an official memorandum from Lt. Gen. James Jackson, Air Force Reserve Command commander, Oct. 6, 2015. The 931st was selected along with 12 other Air Force Reserve units.In
  • McConnell Reservists roll up sleeves for family

    Twenty-three Air Force Reservists from the 931st Air Refueling Group, rolled up their sleeves in a blood drive to aid a family member diagnosed with Acute Myeloid Leukemia during the October Unit Training Assembly.The blood drive took place inside a bloodmobile provided by the American Red Cross.  The drive was organized by members of the 931 ARG
  • 931st Air Refueling Group Quarterly Award Winners Announced

    The 931st Air Refueling Group Quarterly Awards Board convened Sept. 12, 2015.  After a thorough review of all submitted award packages, the following individuals were selected as winners for the Third Quarter, 2015.Airman Category: Senior Airman Patrick J. Bartosavage--931 AMXS Non-Commissioned Officer Category: Staff Sgt. Justin K. Green--931

    The 22d ARW routinely monitors the base public water supply for the presence of total coliform bacteria eight times a month.  The water system was sampled seventeen times in September for coliform bacteria.  One routine sample and two repeat samples showed a presence of total coliform due to low disinfectant levels.  In accordance with Kansas
  • SecDef Freedom Awards expands nomination timeframe

    The Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award nomination time frame has been expanded to give reservists more time to nominate their supervisors and employers for this annual award.The nomination period has been extended one month and now runs Oct. 1 to Dec.. 31, 2015.This award is the highest recognition given by the U.S. Government to