Yearly Archives: 2016

Wyoming Cowboy Challenge Academy graduation Dec. 10

By Wyoming National Guard | December 02th, 2016

WCCA Class 29 will graduate Dec. 10 at 1 p.m., in the main auditorium of Eastern Wyoming College located in Torrington, Wyoming.

...Read More

Cheyenne to welcome home Charlie Med Sunday

By Wyoming National Guard | December 02th, 2016

A Freedom Salute Ceremony is planned for 9 a.m., Dec. 4, at the Joint Forces Readiness Center in Cheyenne, 5800 Central Ave., to welcome home Wyoming Army National Guard soldiers from C Company, 5th Battalion, 159th Aviation Regiment, that have been deployed to Afghanistan.

...Read More

Wyoming celebrates ‘Wreaths Across America’ program Dec. 12

By Wyoming National Guard | November 30th, 2016

The public is invited to a ceremony hosted by the Wyoming Veterans Commission for Wyoming’s state remembrance wreath on Monday, Dec. 12 at 10:15 a.m. in the atrium of the Joint Forces Readiness Center, 5800 Central Ave.

...Read More

Free tree available at Camp Guernsey Joint Training Center

By Wyoming National Guard | November 29th, 2016

If you haven’t cut your Christmas tree yet, Camp Guernsey JTC has one for you.

...Read More

Area Charlie at Camp Guernsey NTA open for public hunting

By Wyoming National Guard | November 02th, 2016

Camp Guernsey Joint Training Center will provide public access to Area Charlie at the North Training Area starting Nov. 7 through the remainder of the hunting season.

...Read More

Award recipients named at annual Governor’s Reception

By Wyoming National Guard | October 25th, 2016

Soldiers, airmen, retirees and elected officials gathered at Little America Saturday, Oct. 22, to listen to Gov. Matt Mead address members of the Wyoming National Guard and watch several members receive prestigious awards.

...Read More

Camp Guernsey hosts ammo amnesty day

By Wyoming National Guard | September 28th, 2016

Camp Guernsey will conduct its annual military ammunition amnesty day Oct. 13, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

...Read More

Free UW football tickets for Wyo. military members and veterans

By Wyoming National Guard | September 21th, 2016

Limited free tickets are available to Wyoming military members and veterans for the University of Wyoming Cowboy football game against the U.S. Air Force Academy at War Memorial Stadium, Oct. 8, in Laramie, with a kickoff time at 1:30 p.m.

...Read More

Gillette to welcome home Alpha Battery Sunday

By Wyoming National Guard | September 07th, 2016

A Freedom Salute Ceremony is planned for 9 a.m., Sept. 11,at the Gillette armory to welcome home 33 Wyoming Army National Guard soldiers from A Battery, 2nd Battalion, 300th Field Artillery, that have been deployed to Afghanistan.

...Read More

Wyoming Cowboy Challenge Academy graduation Sept. 10

By Wyoming National Guard | September 01th, 2016

WCCA Class 29 will graduate Sept. 10, 1 p.m., in the main auditorium of Eastern Wyoming College Torrington, Wyoming.

...Read More

Quarterly Veterans Commission meeting scheduled

By Wyoming National Guard | September 01th, 2016

The Wyoming Veterans Commission will hold its quarterly meeting, Sept. 8, 8 a.m., at the Lander Community and Convention Center, 950 Buena Vista Drive, Lander.

...Read More

Wyo. Air Guard mission provides joint high-altitude training

By Wyoming National Guard | August 26th, 2016

Members of the Wyoming Air National Guard’s 153rd Operations Group conducted airlift support operations alongside Marine 1st Force Recon and Army Operational Detachment Alpha 1334, in support of a Marine Expeditionary Force One large scale exercise 16 near Barstow, California, Aug. 14.

...Read More

Gauntlett new Southeast Wyoming veterans service officer

By Wyoming National Guard | August 25th, 2016

Greg Gauntlett was recently appointed as a state veterans service officer for the Wyoming Veterans Commission.

...Read More

McDonell new Central Wyoming veterans service officer

By Wyoming National Guard | August 25th, 2016

Dave McDonell was recently appointed as a state veterans service officer for the Wyoming Veterans Commission.

...Read More

Camp Guernsey offers weapon zeroing opportunity

By Wyoming National Guard | August 18th, 2016

Camp Guernsey Joint Training Center is providing the public an opportunity to zero your weapon’s sights Aug. 25 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at two of the south small arms ranges.

...Read More

Wyo. Air Guard activated for MAFFS mission

By Wyoming National Guard | August 02th, 2016

A Wyoming Air National Guard C-130 equipped with the U.S. Forest Service’s Modular Airborne Fire Fighting Systems will be launched to fight wild fires in the Western United States tomorrow.

...Read More

Wyo. National Guard activated to assist Pine Bluffs residents

By Wyoming National Guard | July 28th, 2016

Wyoming National Guardsmen have been activated by Gov. Matt Mead to assist the residents of Pine Bluffs, Wyoming, after a damaging hail storm hit the area yesterday.

...Read More

Apply now for Camp Guernsey hunting permission

By Wyoming National Guard | July 26th, 2016

Hunting season is nearing and Camp Guernsey Joint Training Center provides public access through the Wyoming Game and Fish Hunter Management Areas website.

...Read More

Korean War medal presentation ceremony in Wheatland

By Wyoming National Guard | July 21th, 2016

A ceremony to award the Republic of Korea Ambassador for Peace Medal to Platte Valley Korean War veterans or their surviving family members will take place Aug. 2 at the Platte County Legacy Home in Wheatland, Wyoming

...Read More

Final opportunity to receive Korean War medal

By Wyoming National Guard | July 18th, 2016

Wyoming Korean War veterans or their surviving spouses have one final opportunity to apply for the Republic of Korea Ambassador for Peace Medal.

...Read More

Wyoming National Guard to host open house July 27

By Wyoming National Guard | July 11th, 2016

The Wyoming National Guard is opening its doors to the public July 27, at the 153rd Airlift Wing, 217 Dell Range Blvd., in Cheyenne.

...Read More

Governor to recognize PTSD Awareness Day

By Wyoming National Guard | June 21th, 2016

Gov. Matthew H. Mead will be joined by Maj. Gen. Luke Reiner, Wyoming’s adjutant general, and other community leaders, as he signs a proclamation on June 23 at 11 a.m., declaring June 27 PTSD Awareness Day.

...Read More

Public meeting scheduled at veterans museum

By Wyoming National Guard | June 08th, 2016

The Wyoming Veterans Memorial Museum is hosting a public meeting June 25 at noon, located at 3740 Jourgensen Ave., near the Natrona County International Airport, in Casper.

...Read More

Deployment ceremony June 10 for Cheyenne-based Guard unit

By Wyoming National Guard | June 06th, 2016

The Wyoming Army National Guard will say farewell to soldiers in Detachment 3, B Company, 777th Aviation Support Battalion, in Cheyenne at 3:30 p.m., June 10.

...Read More

Wyoming Cowboy Challenge Academy graduation June 11

By Wyoming National Guard | June 06th, 2016

WCCA Class 28 will graduate June 11 at 1 p.m., in the main auditorium of Eastern Wyoming College located in Torrington, Wyoming.

...Read More

Wyoming Army National Guard to graduate new infantry soldiers

By Wyoming National Guard | May 25th, 2016

Wyoming will graduate 35 newly trained infantry soldiers Thursday. Among them is the first female non-commissioned officer to graduate an U.S. Army infantry qualifying course.

...Read More

Vietnam veteran lapel pins available

By Wyoming National Guard | May 06th, 2016

Representatives of the United States of America Vietnam War Commemoration Committee will be in Cheyenne to present Vietnam veterans with commemorative lapel pins to honor their service during the war.

...Read More

Maas promoted to brigadier general and assumes command of the Wyoming Army National Guard

By Wyoming National Guard | May 03th, 2016

Col. Tammy Maas will be promoted to brigadier general in the Wyoming Army National Guard at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Joint Forces Readiness Center, in Cheyenne.

...Read More

94th Troop Command to receive new commander

By Wyoming National Guard | April 19th, 2016

Lt. Col. Loren Thomson of Cheyenne, will assume command of the Wyoming Army National Guard’s 94th Troop Command at 7 p.m., April 22 at the Laramie Armory, 2901 Armory Road.

...Read More

Plan for delays on Emigrant Hill Road May 12-19

By Wyoming National Guard | April 18th, 2016

As a safety and security precaution, traffic on Emigrant Hill Road in the vicinity of the Camp Guernsey JTC, North Training Area may be delayed occasionally May 12-19, during artillery rocket fire training exercises.

...Read More

Deployment ceremony Friday in Lander

By Wyoming National Guard | April 05th, 2016

The Wyoming Army National Guard will say farewell to soldiers in B Battery, 2nd Battalion, 300th Field Artillery, in Lander at 4 p.m. Friday.

...Read More

Update: Air Force aerial training at Camp Guernsey canceled

By Wyoming National Guard | March 28th, 2016

The training at Camp Guernsey Joint Training Center scheduled for April 5-22 is canceled.

...Read More

Wyoming Cowboy Challenge Academy graduation Saturday

By Wyoming National Guard | March 10th, 2016

WCCA Class 27 will graduate March 12 at 1 p.m., in the main auditorium of Eastern Wyoming College located in Torrington, Wyoming.

...Read More

Plan for delays on Emigrant Hill Road March 7

By Wyoming National Guard | February 23th, 2016

Traffic on Emigrant Hill Road in the vicinity of the Camp Guernsey Joint Training Center North Training Area may be occasionally delayed March 7.

...Read More

Lyman assumes command of the 153rd Airlift Wing

By Wyoming National Guard | February 16th, 2016

Col. Paul S. Lyman assumed command of the 153rd Airlift Wing during a change of command ceremony, Feb 13 at the Wyoming Air National Guard base.

...Read More

153rd Airlift Wing change of command Saturday

By Wyoming National Guard | February 10th, 2016

The Wyoming Air National Guard’s 153rd Airlift Wing will change command on Feb. 13, at 9 a.m., when Col. Brad Swanson relinquishes command to Col. Paul Lyman.

...Read More

Veterans Commission plans upcoming teleconference

By Wyoming National Guard | February 10th, 2016

The Wyoming Veterans Commission will hold its quarterly meeting via teleconference on Feb. 18, at 9 a.m.

...Read More

Ferguson joins the Veterans Commission team

By Wyoming National Guard | January 27th, 2016

Joe Ferguson is the new Wyoming Veterans Commission service officer for the Laramie, Goshen and Platte County area.

...Read More

New wells on Guard base monitor quality of ground water

By Wyoming National Guard | January 15th, 2016

A minimum of three wells will be drilled on the Wyoming Air National Guard base over the next week to provide long-term monitoring of ground water in the area.

...Read More

Wyo. Air Guard supporting U.S. Southern Command

By Wyoming National Guard | January 15th, 2016

The Wyoming Air National Guard is supporting U.S. Southern Command through January for a number of missions and exercises.

...Read More

Wyoming Guard members recognized as outstanding

By Wyoming National Guard | January 12th, 2016

Members of the Wyoming National Guard were recognized for their outstanding service during 2015 at the Outstanding Solider and Airman of the Year banquet, Jan. 9.

...Read More