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  • KSLA Salutes: Roots for Boots helps bridge gap between airmen, civilians

    KSLA Salutes: Roots for Boots helps bridge gap between airmen, civilians

    Thursday, January 18 2018 7:25 PM EST2018-01-19 00:25:14 GMT
    BAFB's Roots For Boots program gives first term airmen a host family to help integrate them into the local community and branch out from base (Source: Roots For Boots)BAFB's Roots For Boots program gives first term airmen a host family to help integrate them into the local community and branch out from base (Source: Roots For Boots)

    Imagine being away from home for the first time, trying to adjust to military life and in a city you know nothing about. That's what it's like for hundreds of first term airmen who are stationed at Barksdale Air Force Base.  Many of them stay on base, because they don't know where to go or what to do when they leave, and that's where Roots For Boots comes in. It's a program designed to help bridge the gap between the airmen and local community.

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    Imagine being away from home for the first time, trying to adjust to military life and in a city you know nothing about. That's what it's like for hundreds of first term airmen who are stationed at Barksdale Air Force Base.  Many of them stay on base, because they don't know where to go or what to do when they leave, and that's where Roots For Boots comes in. It's a program designed to help bridge the gap between the airmen and local community.

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  • Pup of the Week: Yogi

    Pup of the Week: Yogi

    Yogi is a schnauzer mix and needs a very active home because he's a ball of energy.More >>
  • Editorial: What next would you like to see from us?

    Editorial: What next would you like to see from us?

    Monday, January 15 2018 12:16 AM EST2018-01-15 05:16:22 GMT
    "What's next as we continue to work hard to be your news station?" asks Joe Sciortino, KSLA News 12 vice president and general manager. Send email to joe@ksla.com. (Source: KSLA News 12)"What's next as we continue to work hard to be your news station?" asks Joe Sciortino, KSLA News 12 vice president and general manager. Send email to joe@ksla.com. (Source: KSLA News 12)

    Ratings tell us you like how we are doing with "Up to the Minute" and investigative stories. So what's next as we continue to work hard to be your news station?

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    Ratings tell us you like how we are doing with "Up to the Minute" and investigative stories. So what's next as we continue to work hard to be your news station?

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