Crews update Scott’s water supply with new tower

A visible sight around Scott Air Force Base are the two large towers near the flightline that supply water to the installation. Soon, there’ll be another larger one behind the 375th Civil Engineer Squadron built through a partnership with the 375th CES and American Water.

Community partners with SAFB for storm water management

Storm water management is an ongoing initiative under Scott Air Force Base’s Community Partnership P4 (public-public, public-private) Program. Base subject matter experts with the 375th Civil Engineer Squadron and federal agencies such as the U.S. Fish and Wildlife meet regularly with leaders in the industry, as well as local officials, to identify opportunities to improve […]

Motorcycle mentorship ride refreshes safety skills

The Scott Air Force Base Safety Office and the Scott Motorcycle Safety Foundation host the Fall Mentorship Ride Oct. 9, providing riders the opportunity to refresh their knowledge of motorcycle safety.

One big family: 375th HCOS Pediatrics ensure patient care at Team Scott

The 375th Health Care Operations Squadron houses many fields of medicine, and Pediatrics is one of those sections providing the high level of care patients deserve. 375th HCOS Pediatrics collaborates with the O’Fallon Medical Center to provide childcare to children on and off base. It’s this healthcare improvement collaborative effort that helps provide the best […]

Robinson assumes Showcase Wing command

The 375th Air Mobility Wing welcomed its new commander, Col. Christopher M. Robinson, during a change of command ceremony today held at Hangar 1. Presiding over the ceremony was Maj. Gen. Thad Bibb Jr., 18th Air Force commander, and relinquishing command was Col. J. Scot Heathman, who will now serve as the 18th AF vice […]

New EFMP location provides one stop for special needs families

Col. J. Scot Heathman, 375th Air Mobility Wing commander, Jimmy Howe, and Heather McKenney, Exceptional Family Member Program members, cut the ribbon for the completed renovation of the Exceptional Family Member Program One Stop, June 24 at the Airman and Family Readiness Center on Scott Air Force Base. The new EFMP One Stop offices allow […]

New EFMP program provides one stop for special needs families

Col. J. Scot Heathman, 375th Air Mobility Wing commander, Jimmy Howe, and Heather McKenney, Exceptional Family Member Program members, cut the ribbon for the completed renovation of the Exceptional Family Member Program One Stop, June 24, 2021, at the Airman and Family Readiness Center on Scott Air Force Base. The new EFMP One Stop offices […]

A part of the family – PTSD service dogs

The opportunity to be chosen to receive a Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) service dog is a transformational event that extends into every area of a veterans life. For retired U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Heather Braundmeier, her dog Gwenny is her life boat, her partner and a part of her family.