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  • Chief Master Sergeant Recognition Ceremony

    U.S. Reserve Citizen Airmen and New Jersey Air National Guard stationed at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst and their families attend a Chief Master Sergeant recognition ceremony at Tommy B’s Community Center on JBMDL, N.J., March 23, 2019. The ceremony was held to honor eleven Reserve Citizen Airmen who were selected to the rank of chief master
  • Transferring Your GI Bill Benefits?

    Last summer a substantive change to the policy on the transfer by service members in the Uniformed Services of “Post-9/11 GI Bill” educational benefits to eligible family members occurred. The changes to the policy for authorizing the Transferability of Education Benefits become effective on July 12, 2019.
  • Never Stop Dreaming

    “Does the dreamer ever stop dreaming?” Capt. Michael G. Fuentes, 514th Air Mobility Wing chaplain asked this question about dreamers to start off a “Tools to Strengthen Your Inner Self” seminar. The seminar, which was led by Jacklyn Urmey, 514th AMW director of psychological health and Fuentes, was attended by Reserve Citizen Airmen from the Freedom Wing.
  • Financial Counselors of the Round Table

    It was midday on a sunny Saturday at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J. when the round-table was gathered for financial discussions. This gathering was unlike any other offered before by the financial counselors of the 514th Force Support Squadron Airman and Family Readiness office. It was an informal round table discussion held in association with Military Saves program, designed to give Airmen the opportunity to voice their financial concerns and have any and all of their questions answered.
  • March Promotions

    These Reserve Citizen Airmen were recently promoted: Airman Donald Lee Walter II, 35 APS   Airman 1st Class Jose Colina, 514 MXS   Senior Airman Stephen Flemming, 714 AMXS Kayla Thompson, 514 AES Anthony Walker, 514 LRS Nataffi Willoughby, 514 CES LCeondra Wipper, 514 AES   Staff Sergeant Richard Thomas Malloy JR, 514 MXS Joseph Emmanuel Montes,
  • Protecting My Country, Inside and Out

    The expression “wearing multiple hats” applies to all reservists balancing military and civilian careers. Master Sgt. Rebekah Spedaliere is no exception. At the 514th Air Mobility Wing, Spedaliere is the 514th Logistics Readiness Squadron’s First Sergeant. This position alone is no small task. She also works for the U.S. Park Police. She is a
  • NBC 10 flies with the Freedom Wing

    Reserve Citizen Airmen with the 732d Airlift Squadron, 514th Air Mobility Wing located at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, and Angelique Smythe with the 87th Air Base Wing Public Affairs Office, also located in JBMDL, meet with NBC 10 Philadelphia video journalist Steven Fisher here. NBC 10 expressed interest in covering Jersey Devil '19 because
  • Preparing for MOBEX Jersey Devil

    Tech. Sgt. Rich Rijos (left) 514th Aeromedical Staging Squadron medical technician, describes how to do a "pat down" to search for contraband, as Tech. Sgt. Tracy Latchaw and Tech. Sgt. Amber Gibbs, both 514th ASTS medical technicians, demonstrate, in preparation for Mobile Exercise Jersey Dragon, an annual Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst exercise
  • “If stress burned calories, I’d be a supermodel.”

    Reserve Citizen Airmen from the 514th Air Mobility Wing, Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., attended a “Coping with Stress at Work” seminar led by Jacklyn Urmey, 514th Air Mobility Wing director of psychological health, here, Feb. 09, 2019.
  • USAFR Command Chief Kelly tours Freedom Wing, inspires Airmen

    Command Chief Master Sergeant, Air Force Reserve Command, Chief Master Sgt. Ericka E. Kelly, met with fellow Reserve Citizen Airmen during a visit here, Feb. 8-9.  Chief Kelly is the highest ranking enlisted member in the Air Force Reserve Command and advises the Commander on all issues regarding the readiness, training, welfare, morale, proper