• Niagara Falls ARS welcomes Lloyd the dog

    Lloyd the dog, Niagara County celebrity, stands with Airmen in the cabin of a 914th Air Refueling Wing KC-135 Stratotanker at Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station, New York on Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2022. Niagara County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals aims to give Lloyd his best life as

  • Valentines for Vets

    For the past 11 years members of the Erie County Legislature have run a program whereby school children from across the county create home-made Valentine's Day cards for local veterans. Showing off their Valentine greetings Feb. 9, 2021 at the Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station N.Y. are (left to

  • Niagara Falls Resident Venita Smith Receives NAACP Award

    Senior Master Sgt. Venita Smith assigned to the 107th Attack Wing has been selected as the Air National Guard recipient of the NAACP Roy Wilkins Renown Service Award 2020.She was chosen from across the Air Force for this award emphasizing those who serve their community and are dedicated to

  • Valentines for Vets

    Members of the 914th Air Refueling Wing and 107th Attack Wing pick up their valentine cards at the Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station, N.Y. on February 13, 2020. Children from schools across Erie County, New York took the time to create the cards for local military members. (U.S. Air Force photo by

  • First responder from 914th FES shares poignant memories of 9/11

    The bustling streets of New York City had never been so quiet. The only sounds that could be heard through the thick walls of ash and smoke were the beeping sounds of heavy equipment in reverse, mere blocks from ground zero. It did not matter what you were wearing that day, because everyone looked

  • All in the family

    Chief Master Sgt. Bill Dixon, 914th Civil Engineering Squadron chief of operations, stands at attention while getting his chief's stripes tacked on at the Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station June 1, 2019.On hand to assist in the ceremony were his brother Master Sgt. Dan Dixon, 914 CES electrical

  • Valentines for Vets

    Erie County legislators Ed Rath and Lynn Dixon traveled to Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station Feb. 14, 2019 to deliver valentines to Airmen in the 914th Air Refueling Wing and 107th Attack Wing. Valentines for Vets is an annual event at the air base whereby children from schools across Erie County