Kansas Guard attends Military Appreciation Day with Kansas City Chiefs

KC Chiefs fullback Anthony Sherman signs a football for a Kansas Army National Guard Soldier during Military Appreciation Day at the Chiefs training camp. (Air National Guard Photo by Tech. Sgt. Justin Jacobs, 184th Public Affairs)

By Tech. Sgt. Justin Jacobs, 184th Public Affairs

August 16, 2017, members of the Kansas Army and Air National Guard were invited to the Kansas City Chiefs training camp at Missouri Western State University in Saint Joseph, Missouri. Guardsmen from units across Kansas showcased military equipment, used for state and federal missions, to the public and NFL players. Continue reading

A hero in the community

Staff Sgt. Aaron Lewis a chaplain assistant wityh the 184th Intelligence Wing saved the life of a member of the wichita community with his quick reaction and CPR training that he learned on drill weekend. (Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Justin Jacobs, 184th Public Affairs)

Staff Sgt. Aaron Lewis a chaplain assistant wityh the 184th Intelligence Wing saved the life of a member of the wichita community with his quick reaction and CPR training that he learned on drill weekend. (Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Justin Jacobs, 184th Public Affairs)

By Tech. Sgt. Justin Jacobs, 184th Public Affairs

What is a hero? A hero is a person who is noted for courageous acts or nobility of character.

Anyone of us can be a hero to someone. It’s up to us to seize the moment and step up to the occasion that calls us to help one another. For Staff Sgt. Aaron Lewis that occasion was on his last day of work. Continue reading