Missouri Governor Mike Parson

Governor Mike Parson appoints fifteen to various boards and commissions

Governor Mike Parson announced fifteen appointments to various boards and commissions. Bryan Atkins, of Rea, was appointed to the Board of Probation and Parole. Mr. Atkins served as the Sheriff of Andrew County from 2009 until his retirement in 2020. Prior to being elected sheriff, he served as a Deputy Sheriff for Andrew County. He also formerly […]

Missouri National Guard

Audio: A new headquarters planned for the Air National Guard 139th Airlift Wing in NW Missouri

A new headquarters for the Air National Guard 139th Airlift Wing continues to take shape at Rosecrans Memorial Airport. The 139th Vice Commander, Colonel John Cluck,  says serious consideration of a move from the south end of Rosecrans to the north of the airport began after the Air Guard flooded in 1993.     Floods […]

Brig. Gen. Eaves

Missouri names new Assistant Adjutant General for Air Guard

Missouri’s Adjutant General, Brig. Gen. Levon Cumpton, announced July 11, Brig. Gen. Ken Eaves will oversee the Show-Me State’s Citizen-Airmen. In a ceremony at the Missouri National Guard’s Joint Force Headquarters here, Col. Ken Eaves was promoted to the rank of brigadier general. Eaves officially assumed the role of Assistant Missouri National Guard Adjutant General […]

Future Leader Academy

Over 200 from north Missouri attend Future Leaders Academy

Over 200 high school students from across North Missouri came together at Missouri Western State University in St. Joseph on Thursday, October 17th to take part in Congressman Sam Graves’ annual Future Leaders Academy. Graves stated, “the Future Leaders Academy is a great opportunity for these students to learn more about local leaders and how […]

Missouri National Guard’s adjutant general, U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Steve Danner (center left) and Missouri Air National Guard 131st Bomb Wing commander, Col Ken Eaves, cut the ribbon that officially opens historic building 29 at Jefferson Barracks Air National Guard Base.

Missouri Air National Guard completes move into newly renovated historic Building

The Missouri Air National Guard’s 131st Civil Engineer Squadron and the 231st Civil Engineer Flight completed their move into the newly renovated historic Building 29 here during drill weekend in November. The engineers, previously scattered throughout six facilities across the base, began the transition during October drill weekend and wrapped up the move in just […]

Tech. Sgt. Staci Cooper and Master Sgt. Richard Rogers proudly display their Air National Guard-level awards at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., July 7, 2017. Cooper and Rogers won the aviation resource management non-commissioned officer and senior non-commissioned officer of the year award for 2016.

Missouri Guardsmen take top Air National Guard awards

Two aviation resource managers from the 131st Bomb Wing at Whiteman Air Force Base were selected as the Air National Guard Aviation Resource Management award winners in their respective categories. Master Sgt. Richard Rogers and Tech. Sgt. Staci Cooper, both of the 131st Operations Group, were named the 2016 Air National Guard Aviation Resource Management […]