Feb. 13 -Feb. 19 Menus

The Landing 11 a.m.: Friday: Seafood Newburg, fried pork chop Monday: Closed for President’s Day Tuesday: Cajun cuisine Wednesday: Carved roast beef, chicken cordon bleu Thursday: Baked and fried fish Whispering Winds 11 a.m.: Friday: Fish plate Monday: Meatloaf Tuesday: Fried chicken Wednesday: Barbecue beef Thursday: Chicken fried steak The End Zone: Closed until March […]

Dec. 31 -Jan. 6 Menus

The Landing 11 a.m.: Wednesday: 7 p.m. to 3 a.m., New Year’s Eve celebration. Thursday: Closed Friday: No menu information available Monday: No menu information available Tuesday: No menu information available Whispering Winds 11 a.m.: Wednesday: Barbecue beef Thursday: Closed Friday: Fish Monday: Meatloaf Tuesday: Fried chicken The End Zone 11 a.m.: Wednesday: Green chili […]

Dec. 19 -Dec. 25 Menus

The Landing 11 a.m.: Friday: Baked or fried fish Monday: Salisbury steak and baked chicken Tuesday: Chinese cuisine Wednesday: Carved roast beef and roast chicken

Sept. 5, 2008 Menus

The Landing — 11 a.m. Friday: BBQ ribs and seafood platter buffet Monday: Swiss steak, baked ham buffet and 2 for 1 bingo Tuesday: Oriental cuisine buffet Wednesday: Carved roast beef or fried chicken buffet Thursday: Mexican cuisine buffet Whispering Winds — 11 a.m. Friday: Fish plate Monday: Meatloaf Tuesday: Fried chicken Wednesday: Barbecue beef […]

Lubbock landing

LUBBOCK, Texas — An Air Force T-1 Jayhawk assigned to Laughlin Air Force Base’s (Del Rio, Texas) 86th Flying Training Squadron landed short of the runway near Preston-Smith International Airport in Lubbock, Texas, shortly before 10 p.m. tonight. The pilots were completing a leg of a routine training flight around Lubbock.

What's Happening

Friday DJ — The End Zone. Social Hour — 4:30-6:30 p.m., The Landing. Free hors d’ oeuvres to Members First. Evening Dining — 5 – 8 p.m., The Landing. Steak and Crab legs. Reservations are highly recommended. Call 784-2853 for information. Arts and Crafts Show — 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., Farwell Community Center, 207 […]

11-23 Calendar

Friday The End Zone — 3:30 p.m. to 1 a.m., The End Zone bar will be open. DJ — 7 p.m. to 1 a.m., The End Zone. Youth Center — Closed Cannon Lanes — 6 p.m. to midnight., Cannon Lanes will be open for bowling. Saturday Youth Center — Closed. The End Zone — 5 […]

11-2 What's happening

Friday Power Hour — 4:30 p.m., Homework assistance. Social Hour — 4:30 – 6:30 p.m., The Landing. Brat bar and light hors d’oeuvres will be served. Quick shot bingo is two for one for members first. Double Discount — Club members receive double discount during lunch at The Landing. Mongolian Barbecue — 5-8 p.m., The […]

God walks with us all along life’s journey

By Curtis K. Shelburne: Guest columnist I just saw something I thought I’d never see — but this week I’ve already seen a wad of things in that category.   I’m presently in the air over northern Africa. Out of the corner of my eye, I saw a light flash on outside the window. The […]

Leon Logan

Leon Logan Date of birth: Jan 17, 1926 Dates of Service: February 1944 to May 1946 Hometown: Sweetwater, Texas Theater and location of service: Florida Branch: Army Air Corps Rank: Corporal Unit and specialty: Training school Lives in: Logan In his words: Logan left school at 18 to join the Army as an air cadet […]

Membership benefits available to new and existing members

Ms. Yolanda Romero The 2005 club membership drive wound down on Wednesday at The Landing staff. The excitement started with the Member Get a Member $250 prize being awarded to 2nd Lt. Jeremiah Kirschman, 27th Contracting Squadron, followed by the two $500 savings bonds given to Mr. David Boiko, 27th Mission Support Squadron, and Mr. […]

New dining room now open at The Landing

By Yolanda Romero The new permanent dining room at The Landing opened with a ribbon cutting ceremony Thursday. The former Merge Room was remodeled by the 27th Civil Engineer Squdron’s Top 27 Work Order Team. The team also recently completed a renovation to the Tumbleweed Lounge including a complete new front and back bar. “This […]

Balloon ride has controlled crash landing

By Don McAlavy, Local Columnist Editor’s Note: This is the second part of a two-part series. The first part was published in last Sunday’s Lifestyles section. We were about to land, and were low on fuel. We had taken the ‘wind blows’ route while the chase crew (our rescue crew) had to stay on the […]

Flight delays need innovative ideas from FAA

The Federal Aviation Administration last week went through three frustrating days of headbanging and jawboning that failed to yield an agreement among airlines to cut back on flights at Chicago’s O’Hare Airport, which has more takeoffs and landings per year than any airport in the world. Now we’ll see if the FAA makes good on […]

Color them gone

Janet Bresenham His balloon is called “Ajuua Dreamer.” Tom Gardner of Albuquerque explains: “One time when we were in El Paso, we met some ladies from Juarez who made a toast by saying ‘Ajuua’ and they said it referred to a circle of friends and a circle of good cheer,” Gardner said. “Balloonists are very […]