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  • Liberty Spotlight

    Senior Airman Christopher Herrin Unit: 48th Logistical Readiness Squadron Commander: Lt. Col. Kevin L. Sampels Duty Title: Refueling Maintenance Supervisor Time in Service: 5 years 10 months Time at Lakenheath: 1 year 2 months Hometown: Moberly, Mo Hobbies: Music - Guitar player for the band Defaced Core Value Portrayed/Reason why nominated for
  • RAF Lakenheath tax center: Over 1,000 served

    Since the RAF Lakenheath tax center opened Jan. 24, the specialists there have processed more than 1, 000 federal and state returns and expect to double the number before June 15. The center's staff of two and depends on the 17 unit tax advisors who regularly volunteer there to help process returns. Tax advisors at the center receive a basic tax
  • Airmen's Attic: Valuable resource to Liberty families

    Looking for a good deal on clothes or a chair for a dorm room? There is a great one stop shop to help satisfy all your shopping needs at the RAF Lakenheath' Airmen's Attic. "Many of these Airmen do not realize a quick trip to the Attic could easily help them furnish their room turning their living space into more than just a place to sleep," said
  • Enlisted call: Fifth CMSAF imparts wisdom to local Airmen

    Airmen from RAF Lakenheath, had the opportunity to hear advice from the fifth Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force Robert Gaylor, at an enlisted call in Hangar 7, March 29. Chief Gaylor returned to RAF Lakenheath for the first time in three years to talk to the Airmen. RAF Lakenheath is the first stop for the chief on his tour of U.S. Air Forces
  • RAF Lakenheath community bulletins, April 10 - April 30, 2007

    WIC Overseas WIC Overseas offers free milk, eggs, cheese, cereal, infant formula and other foods to eligible families. WIC staff can answer questions about breast feeding, starting solids, picky eaters, over-eating and any other questions. For more information, call 226-1728. Breastfeeding Support Group A breastfeeding support group meets on the
  • Air Force officers In England build bombs for a day

    Munitions specialists for the 48th Fighter Wing put senior leaders through eight hours of training in a munitions accountability course. The one-day course is designed after an Air Force senior NCO munitions course at Beale Air Force Base, Calif., that takes senior NCOs through the steps of an operational readiness inspection-type scenario. A
  • New £20 Bank Note for Britain

    The Bank of England issued a new-style £20 note, March 13. The note features Adam Smith on the back, one of the fathers of modern economics, and incorporates enhanced security features. It is the same size and predominantly the same colour as the old-style £20 note. The old note will be progressively withdrawn from circulation. The date its legal
  • Air Force Secretary visits Ali Airmen

    The Secretary of the Air Force toured 407th Air Expeditionary Group facilities and dined with some of the unit's top Airmen March 28. The Honorable Michael Wynne dined with the group's recent monthly award nominees, including Senior Airman Timothy Fleshman, a vehicle maintenance technician from RAF Lakenheath, United Kingdom. "It was pleasure and
  • Lakenheath Airman excels in Iraqi Provincial Reconstruction

    More than ever before, Airmen are serving combat deployments traditionally filled by the Army and Marine Corps. Because of sister-service personnel shortages, Airmen are serving in-lieu-of, or ILO, the Soldiers and Marines who would normally execute these combat missions. Master Sgt. Jaime Cordero, Jr., stationed at Lakenheath, is one of them. In
  • Liberty Spotlight

    Tech. Sgt. Merlin Choice Unit: Airmen and Family Readiness Center Duty title: AFRC NCO Time in service: 19 years Time on base: 5 years Hometown: South Carolina Marlins Hobbies: I like interior decorating and spending time with my family. What were some things she did to go above and beyond? We are thankful for her selfless devotion to duty. She