Texas Wing Mountain Search and Rescue Exercise

In memory of Lt. Col. Gwynn Groggle and Lt. Col. Henry “Jack” Jackson. Thou art an eagle, thou doest belong to the sky and not to the earth, stretch forth thy wings and fly.    — Paul H Dunn ALPINE, Texas – Texas Wing landscape is as diverse as it 3,000 plus volunteers. From the coastline of the […]

There is still space available for YOU at Lone Star Emergency Services Academy!

Registration has been extended until 11:59 June 10, 2016 We saved a place for you at the 2016 Lone Star Emergency Services Academy. This exciting school will be held 17-26 June at the Texas Wing Headquarters in Nacogdoches, Texas. This regional event is open to cadets and senior members, nationwide. Registration is at this link.  […]

Wing Staff Call Safety Video

Group IV holds change of command ceremony

HOUSTON – On April 30, family, friends, and Civil Air Patrol members joined in celebrating Texas Wing, Group IV change of command.  The ceremony, emceed by Lt. Col. Alyson White, Group IV deputy commander, was held at Ellington Field. The atmosphere was one of celebration, honoring Maj. Ric Walters for his outstanding service as Group IV commander […]

Memorial Service Information for Lt. Col. Gwynn Groggel and Lt. Col. Jack Jackson

The services for Lt. Col. Jack Jackson and Lt.Col. Gwynn Groggel will be on Saturday, May 28, 2016. There will be three events – 10 a.m. Gwynn’s Remembrance Service at Rails Cafe Event Hall. Rails Café is located at 615 Shreiner St. Kerrville, and the event hall is next door and around the corner on […]

Texas Wing members killed in private plane crash

Two members of the Civil Air Patrol’s Texas Wing died Monday morning in small private plane crashed north of the Tupelo Regional Airport.  Lt. Col. Henry “Jack” L. Jackson, pilot, his wife Lt. Col. Gwynn A. Groggel and two friends were onboard the Bonanza A36 single-engine, six-seater plane when it crashed shortly after takeoff from […]

2016 Joint Southwest Region & Texas Wing Conference

2016 Southwest Region & Texas Wing Conference photos   Album by Lt. Col. Don Fisher, Baytown Senior Squadron. 2016 SWR & Texas Wing Conference photos album 2  Album by Lt. Col. Johanna Augustine, Texas Wing PAO.        

Southwest Region open positions

The Southwest Region is looking to fill the following positions at the Region level: Director of Aerospace Education Director of Recruiting and Retention More information on qualifications and expectations and where to send applications will be forthcoming on this post and via a Wing email broadcast.  Stay tuned.

Texas Wing Conference 2016

The 2016 Joint Southwest Region & Texas Wing Conference will be held in San Antonio on April 13th through the 17th, 2016.  Conference registration and hotel registration are currently open.  Visit the Wing Conference website at this link for more information and to register:  https://www.txwgcap.org/conference/  

Passing of Texas Wing member Lt. Col. Paul Perkins

Texas Wing is saddened by another wing member death.  Lt. Col. Paul Perkins of the Red Oak Cadet Squadron passed away on Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016.  Lt. Col. Perkins was a very active member within his squadron and Group III.  His funeral service will be held at the John P. Brooks and Family ARIA Cremation […]