• Fire safety keeps holiday season happy

    The holiday season is here, and we're looking forward to special gatherings and celebrations with friends and loved ones.Many children (and children at heart) will be overflowing with excitement. We are decorating our homes in our own special way to make the holiday a memorable event. Holiday decorations can be joyful but also dangerous if
  • Seymour Airman busted for drug use

    A senior airman from the 4th Component Maintenance Squadron was convicted at a summary court-martial for the use of marijuana in violation of Article 112a of the Uniform Code of Military Justice Nov 16. During the trial, the accused pled guilty to wrongful use of marijuana. The Airman was sentenced 30 days of confinement, reduction in rank to
  • Wing history office looking for heroes

    The year 2007 is the 50th anniversary of the 4th Fighter Wing at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base. There will be a series of events to celebrate this occasion. Starting in January, the wing history office will do a series of ten articles in the Wright Times. The subject of these articles will be "The Greatest Heroes of the 4th Fighter Wing." The
  • Wing shifts to paperless travel management system

    Team Seymour has operated under the defense travel system for over a year. With a few mouse clicks, this online, paperless system allows Airmen to arrange travel electronically, change their itinerary before or during a trip and complete the voucher process upon return from travel. As with any new system or process there has been and continues to
  • MSG CC "Fourth, but First" in football pick 'em contest

    The phrase, "Fourth, but First," is often associated with the 4th Fighter Wing, but one group commander is giving that phrase new meaning in a football pick 'em competition in the Goldsboro News-Argus. Colonel Russell Walden, 4th Mission Support Group commander and diehard Virginia Tech Hokies fan, is listed as the fourth person on the pick 'em
  • Elementary students drop cookie bombs on ammo troops

    Some of this holiday season's good tidings will come to Seymour Johnson Air Force Base in the form of cookies.Special education students from Spring Creek Elementary School in Wayne County thought up a plan to show their military appreciation by delivering more than 170 bags of cookies to Airmen of the 4th Munitions Flight. "The students want to
  • Key Spouse program focuses on family-readiness services

    The 4th Fighter Wing will continue its key spouse program due to its past successes and projected need. Col. Steve Kwast, wing commander, has decided to reestablish focus on the program which supports communication between unit leaders and family members. The program calls for each unit to have an assigned key spouse, which is a volunteer position.