A soldier moves towards his family shortly after arriving back home from deployment.

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First of its kind upgraded C-130H returns to Wyo. Air Guard

On Jan. 6 the Wyoming Air National Guard’s 153rd Airlift Wing briefly welcomed home the Air Force’s first fully- upgraded C-130H. This aircraft is the first C-130H to receive extensive upgrades allowing the Air National Guard to remain competitive with the C-130J found primarily at active-duty wings.

Jan 8, 2018

Two ceremonies honoring Gold Star families Dec. 11

 Wyoming’s Gold Star families are being honored at two ceremonies on Dec. 11 at the Wyoming State Museum, in Cheyenne. 

Dec 7, 2017

Wyoming Cowboy Challenge Academy graduation Dec. 9

Wyoming Cowboy Challenge Academy Class 34 will graduate Dec. 9…

Nov 30, 2017

Quarterly Wyo. Vets Commission teleconference scheduled

  The Wyoming Veterans Commission will hold its quarterly meeting…

Nov 8, 2017

Veterans Museum launches future historians chapter

The Wyoming Veterans Museum and the Wyoming State Historical Society are teaming up to create an opportunity for youth to experience history first-hand.
Based upon similar groups in Pennsylvania, Texas and North Carolina the “Cowboy Future Historians” will emphasize hands-on activities and learning about the fascinating men and women that wrote our nation’s history.

Nov 1, 2017

Wyo. Air Guard deploys 100 for airlift operations

Approximately 100 airmen assigned to the Wyoming Air National Guard’s 153rd Airlift Wing deployed to the U.S. Central Command area of operations over the weekend

Oct 30, 2017

State legislators honored for supporting the military

CHEYENNE, Wyo. – Wyoming State Sen. Curt Meier and Wyoming…

Oct 25, 2017

Airmen chosen as Heroes Among Us

CHEYENNE, Wyo. – Four Wyoming Air National Guard members were…

Oct 25, 2017

Lt. Col. Brenneman balances school leadership, Guard leadership and parenthood

“I struggled with what I wanted to go to college…

Oct 25, 2017

Independence Rock puts recruiting effort to music

By Sgt. 1st Class Jimmy McGuire State Public Affairs Office…

Sep 27, 2017

The Oregon Trail State Veterans Cemetery

Nov 8, 2018

National Guard members take LEAD

Nov 7, 2018