Exercise Servant Guardian tests 184th IW’s disaster response

By Master Sgt. Matt McCoy, 184th Public Affairs

The 184th Intelligence Wing, Kansas Air National Guard, sent quick-reaction forces to assist local emergency responders in Cheney, Kansas, after an early morning 4.0 magnitude earthquake, June 7. Cheney is located about an hour west of Wichita and has a population of 2,165. The Kansas Air National Guard was asked to provide communication support, debris clearing, security, hazardous chemical clean-up, a mobile emergency operations center, and a mobile kitchen for the community. Continue reading

ANG Command Post Airman of the Year

Senior Airman Ray Davis, Jr. sings the national anthem at Shocker Stadium, Wichita, Kansas, May 8, 2018. (Air National Guard Photo by Master Sgt. Matt McCoy)

By Staff Sgt. Lauren Penney, 184th Public Affairs

And the Air National Guard Command Post Airman of the Year Award goes to…drumroll please…Senior Airman Ray Davis, Jr.! Davis’ accomplishments were recognized at a commander’s call in March.

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Josephine Jacobs: Base Military Spouse of the Year

Josephine and her husband, Tech. Sgt. Louis Jacobs III, air and space ground equipment specialist, 134th Air Control Squadron. Photo provided by Josephine Jacobs.

By Master Sgt. Matt McCoy, 184th Public Affairs

When talking with Josephine Jacobs, it doesn’t take long to recognize her passion for educating military families. Her involvement with the 184th Airman and Family Readiness Office at McConnell Air Force Base, Kansas, is centered on developing educational workshops for military members and their spouses. Continue reading