In the spotlight

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, GERMANY -- Capt. Stephanie Bankston, 52nd Medical Group, is overcome with emotion after learning she won the Spangdahlem Idol competition, March 2. Captain Bankston will moves on to the U.S. Air Forces in Europe level competition April 14. (US Air Force photo by/Senior Airman Josie Kemp)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, GERMANY -- Capt. Stephanie Bankston, 52nd Medical Group, is overcome with emotion after learning she won the Spangdahlem Idol competition, March 2. Captain Bankston will moves on to the U.S. Air Forces in Europe level competition April 14. (US Air Force photo by/Senior Airman Josie Kemp)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, GERMANY -- Capt. Stephanie Bankston, 52nd Medical Group, accepts the 1st place plaque from Maj. David Wendling, 52nd Services Squadron commander, after named the winner of the Spangdahlem Idol competition, March 2. Captain Bankston will moves on to the U.S. Air Forces in Europe level competition April 14. (US Air Force photo by/Senior Airman Josie Kemp)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, GERMANY -- Capt. Stephanie Bankston, 52nd Medical Group, accepts the 1st place plaque from Maj. David Wendling, 52nd Services Squadron commander, after named the winner of the Spangdahlem Idol competition, March 2. Captain Bankston will moves on to the U.S. Air Forces in Europe level competition April 14. (US Air Force photo by/Senior Airman Josie Kemp)

SPANGAHLEM AIR BASE, GERMANY -- Senior Airman Leslie Dailey, 52nd Operations Support Squadron Weather Flight, performs during the U.S. Air Forces in Europe Idol competition at the Brick House on March 2. The contest winner was Capt. Stephanie Bankston, 52nd Medical Group, who moves on to the U.S. Air Forces in Europe level competition April 14. As part of the Extreme Summer program Anthony Fedorov, fourth place finisher in American Idol, visits the Brick House April 15 for photos and autographs.  (US Air Force photo by/Senior Airman Josie Kemp)

SPANGAHLEM AIR BASE, GERMANY -- Senior Airman Leslie Dailey, 52nd Operations Support Squadron Weather Flight, performs during the U.S. Air Forces in Europe Idol competition at the Brick House on March 2. The contest winner was Capt. Stephanie Bankston, 52nd Medical Group, who moves on to the U.S. Air Forces in Europe level competition April 14. As part of the Extreme Summer program Anthony Fedorov, fourth place finisher in American Idol, visits the Brick House April 15 for photos and autographs. (US Air Force photo by/Senior Airman Josie Kemp)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, GERMANY -- Amber Williams, one of two dependent selected to compete in the USAFE idol competition, performs at the Brick House March 2. The contest winner was Capt. Stephanie Bankston, 52nd Medical Group, who moves on to the U.S. Air Forces in Europe level competition April 14. As part of the Extreme Summer program Anthony Fedorov, fourth place finisher in American Idol, visits the Brick House April 15 for photos and autographs.  (US Air Force photo by/Senior Airman Josie Kemp)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, GERMANY -- Amber Williams, one of two dependent selected to compete in the USAFE idol competition, performs at the Brick House March 2. The contest winner was Capt. Stephanie Bankston, 52nd Medical Group, who moves on to the U.S. Air Forces in Europe level competition April 14. As part of the Extreme Summer program Anthony Fedorov, fourth place finisher in American Idol, visits the Brick House April 15 for photos and autographs. (US Air Force photo by/Senior Airman Josie Kemp)