Scott Air Force Base
A building at southwestern Illinois Air Force base will bear the name of late former U.S. Sen. Alan Dixon, if a federal lawmaker from Illinois gets his way.
The Air Force said Monday it will eliminate nearly 3,500 positions over the next five years. Approximately 300 of those jobs will be cut at Scott Air Force Base.
Gov. Quinn signs bill in Mascoutah, with Scott Air Force Base families looking on
Scott Air Force Base won’t have its runway for a few months because of maintenance work, but that doesn’t mean flights at the installation will be grounded.
Supporters of Scott Air Force Base in the Metro East and Fort Leonard Wood in Central Missouri are closer to breathing a sigh of relief.
The kick-off was a ceremony this morning on the steps of Soldiers Memorial.
Two girls said he tried to entice them into his van
Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James to visit
Tim Cantwell received a 4.8 percent raise to make just under $128,000 to run an airport with 14 employees and an annual deficit of $1.4 million.
The jobs are being phased out in a unit that provides technical services at Scott Air Force Base.