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  • Retreat marks end of Police Week recognition at Sheppard

    A week of activities at Sheppard Air Force Base to recognize the service and sacrifice of security forces Airmen and special agents wrapped up May 13, 2022, with the annual Police Week retreat in front of the 82nd Training Wing headquarters building.

  • Drew removes mask, screening requirements, but with caveats

    Brig. Gen. Lyle K. Drew, installation and 82nd Training Wing commander here, issued new guidance that removes the mask requirement for base personnel and visitors regardless of vaccination status when the COVID-19 Community Level is low, but with a few caveats. The screening of unvaccinated

  • SFS set to host Police Week events

    The 82nd Security Forces Squadron invites you to join them in celebration of Police Week from May 9–13. The squadron has planned the following events and festivities throughout the week.

  • MDG takes keys to new clinic, eyes Aug. 23 soft opening

    A construction project seven years in the making is closer to coming to fruition as the 82nd Medical Group has taken possession of its new multimillion dollar medical treatment facility. A ribbon cutting ceremony and soft opening is scheduled for Aug. 23, 2022.

  • Leavitt: Dream big, work hard

    Maj. Gen. Jeannie Leavitt, Chief of Safety for the Air and Space Forces, visited Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas, April 1, 2022, as the guest speaker for an undergraduate pilot training graduation at the 80th Flying Training Wing, but also took time for professional development opportunities.

  • Children experience 'deployed life' with Operation K.I.D.S.

    Operation K.I.D.S., or Kids Investigating Deployment Services, helped provide some insight, and a little entertainment, for the youngest who serve as almost 70 children participated in the event at Sheppard AFB on April 9, 2022.

  • Sykes family expands as AF family steps up

    The Sykes family received devastating news in February 2021 when their daughter, Zoey, was diagnosed with a rare form of leukemia. Once alone, their family grew when their Air Force family stepped in to support and help them in their long journey.

  • Drew: We owe them the same debt

    Brig. Gen. Lyle K. Drew, Sheppard Air Force Base and 82nd Training Wing commander, local and state officials and Vietnam veterans from the area celebrated the unveiling of a Vietnam War memorial unveiling ceremony at Lake Wichita Park in Wichita Falls, Texas, March 29, 2022. Drew was the keynote