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  • How to detect fraudulent activities

    The Air Force Office of Special Investigations needs your help in identifying and reporting fraudulent activities. Besides general crimes, counterintelligence and research as well as technology protection missions, a significant amount of AFOSI's resources are assigned to fraud investigations. In the past few years, AFOSI has recovered more than a
  • “Our” Airman’s Creed

    Gen. T. Michael Moseley, the 18th Chief of Staff of the Air Force, introduced the Airman's Creed on April 18, 2007. It provides Airmen a tangible statement of beliefs that we cherish. The Airman's Creed was not created to regain some ideal that was lost or never otherwise identified, rather, it was created to focus on and recognize a spirit that
  • 7th BW/CC - Thoughts from the Top

    Can you believe it's August already? It's hard for me to believe that I have had the honor and privilege to serve as the 7th Bomb Wing Commander for the past 13 months. We started off this tour focusing on the ACC Consolidated Unit Inspection. You kicked butt earning an overall Excellent rating thanks to hard work and dedication to the Team Dyess
  • 7th MDG begins pediatric enrollment

    The 7th Medical Group recently began offering open pediatric enrollment for children and adolescents up to the age of 15.The medical group recently gained a new pediatrician and pediatric nurse practitioner; Dr. Shannon Murphy and PNP Jennifer Hessock, making open enrollment possible. Below is some information about both providers:Capt. Shannon
  • Sacrifice

    The word sacrifice is oftentimes associated with military members and is most frequently related to the death of a combatant in service to his or her country. When we take our oath of enlistment, we swear that we will support and defend the Constitution of the United States against all enemies, foreign and domestic. Most of us will agree that when
  • First Stop - 7th LRS Customer Service

    We all need 'things' to accomplish our missions throughout the 7th Bomb Wing, and knowing this, your first place to look should be the Logistics Readiness Squadron's Customer Service office, where our outstanding team of professionals are eager to assist the needs of Team Dyess!The 7th LRS Customer Service is the first stop for all of your materiel
  • Evolving cyberspace

    We're surrounded by technology. We depend on it daily in our personal and professional lives. For commanders and shirts, their military-issued cell phone is always within reach. This type of communication hardware is crucial in enabling them to lead their troops, but it's only one link in the cyber chain that holds the Air Force together.Our Airmen
  • Getting the family ready for summer

    Summer is finally here, the kids are out of school and if you're a mom like me, you might be wondering what to do with your children during the summer months.Although many parents look to the great outdoors to keep their children entertained, we must keep in mind while the sun is bright and inviting, it is also dangerous and can be hazardous to you
  • Culture, What is it and Why Should I Care?

    When someone uses the term culture, it conjures up images of different peoples in regions of the world speaking different languages, dressing in native attire and interacting in ways that are unfamiliar to most. As military members, our deployments, temporary duty assignments and permanent change of stations expose us to various cultures throughout
  • Summer is Peak Season for PCS and Household Goods Shipment - Solid Planning is Key to Success

    Summer Permanent Change of Station moves within the continental United States is in full swing. Much like last season, the entire Department of Defense is experiencing difficulty obtaining Transportation Service Providers to pack and pick up personal property shipments. The DoD attributes this to several factors to include limited carrier capacity,