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WYNG Communicators earn two defense media awards

The Joint Forces Headquarters Public Affairs team of the Wyoming National Guard proudly announces its recent victories in the esteemed Defense Media Merit Awards (DMMA). Recognized for outstanding contributions in journalism and videography, the team clinched top honors in the Publication category for the 2022 Cowboy Guard and secured second place in the Short-form Production Video category for their showcase of the 2023 Vigilant Guard exercise.

Welcome Home: 153rd Airlift Wing’s C-130 Hercules and Airmen return from successful deployment

Story by Master Sgt. Jon Alderman After nearly four months in the U.S. Africa Command area ofresponsibility, the Wyoming Air National Guard’s 153rd Airlift Wing has successfully concluded its deployment in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. The C-130 Hercules aircraft, along with over 130 dedicated… Read More »Welcome Home: 153rd Airlift Wing’s C-130 Hercules and Airmen return from successful deployment

Taking Flight: 153rd Airlift Wing’s C-130 Hercules and Airmen Depart for Deployment

In late November 2023, the Wyoming Air National Guard’s 153rd Airlift Wing deployed over 130 troops in support of Operation Enduring Freedom to the U.S. Africa Command area of responsibility. Led by U.S. Air Force Col. Barry Deibert, the dedicated team had undergone nearly a year of rigorous training to prepare for real-world missions involving the C-130 Hercules aircraft, specializing in tactical airlift. Their commitment and resilience shone as they overcame challenges during aircraft launch. The community of Cheyenne, Wyoming, and the nation as a whole were acknowledged for their support. The deployment was expected to last less than 180 days, with updates promised as the mission progressed.

Media Advisory: Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for new Ammunition Supply Point at Camp Guernsey

What: The Wyoming Army National Guard is hosting a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the opening of a new Ammunition Supply Point Administration Building in the Camp Guernsey North Training Area. This $1,600,000, 2,400 square feet administration facility will enhance the effectiveness, security, and safety of the ASP… Read More »Media Advisory: Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for new Ammunition Supply Point at Camp Guernsey

A Lasting Impression through Professional Military Education

The Wyoming Air National Guard sends several officers to various professional development opportunities each year. Among those opportunities is Professional Military Education (PME). PME is part of a developmental system that helps prepare officers from all services for command and staff work in a joint context.

“A primary part of our Wyoming mission is to provide ready and professional personnel and formations capable of winning the fight. To do this, we need to invest in our leaders and provide them with training to improve their ability to think critically and operate strategically, all of which PME offers,” said Brig. Gen. Michelle Mulberry, Chief of Staff of the Wyoming Air National Guard.

Delta Company completes successful training exercise at Camp Guernsey Joint Training Center

Delta Company’s 1st Battalion, 297th Infantry Regiment, concluded an intensive and successful training exercise at Camp Guernsey Joint Training Center on July 31, showcasing their commitment to maintaining the highest standard of combat efficiency. During the culmination of several drills, the Soldiers of Delta Co.… Read More »Delta Company completes successful training exercise at Camp Guernsey Joint Training Center

Wyoming National Guard Engineers Strengthen Partnership with Tunisian Military

The Wyoming Army National Guard’s 133rd Engineer Support Company recently engaged in a fruitful collaboration with the Tunisian engineers in May, forging a valuable partnership through the State Partnership Program. The exchange aimed to provide essential support and training with the Tunisian 61st Engineers and… Read More »Wyoming National Guard Engineers Strengthen Partnership with Tunisian Military

Delta Company Strengthens Combat Readiness with Rigorous Training Exercises

In May, Delta Co., 1st Battalion, 297th Infantry Regiment executed rigorous training exercises at the training area in Lovell, including convoy operations, situational training exercises, field training exercises, and driver training. Maintaining peak combat efficiency is the goal of these exercises. The company devoted three… Read More »Delta Company Strengthens Combat Readiness with Rigorous Training Exercises

Chief of the National Guard Bureau and Senior Enlisted Advisor visit the Wyoming National Guard

Army Gen. Daniel R. Hokanson, the 29th Chief of the National Guard Bureau, and Senior Enlisted Advisor Tony Whitehead, Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Chief of the National Guard Bureau, accepted an invitation from Maj. Gen. Greg Porter, Wyoming’s Adjutant General, to visit Wyoming Soldiers… Read More »Chief of the National Guard Bureau and Senior Enlisted Advisor visit the Wyoming National Guard

Wyoming Military Department responds to recent remarks made about conduct at Wyoming Cowboy Challenge Academy

By Wyoming National Guard Public Affairs CHEYENNE, Wyo. – The Wyoming Military Department (WYMD) has been made aware of recent allegations made by a former employee of the Wyoming Cowboy Challenge Academy in a video press conference held Monday. The former employee claimed WCCA cadets… Read More »Wyoming Military Department responds to recent remarks made about conduct at Wyoming Cowboy Challenge Academy

Tickets available to currently-serving military and veterans for Military Appreciation Day on October 16

UW Athletics and Cowboy Football will again be hosting Military Appreciation Day on Saturday, October 16 as the Cowboys face the Fresno State Bulldogs at War Memorial Stadium. Each year through donations by Cowboy fans and a match provided by UW Athletics, free tickets are… Read More »Tickets available to currently-serving military and veterans for Military Appreciation Day on October 16