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  • Be an energy owl, not a turkey, this Thanksgiving

    You can almost smell it, can't you? A golden brown, perfectly roasted turkey with stuffing. Mashed potatoes with gravy. Zesty cranberry sauce and green bean casserole. Pumpkin pie. Pecan pie. Cherry pie. It's almost Thanksgiving, and that can mean a big jump in your electric usage. It can mean dishwasher load after dishwasher load of plates and an
  • Lt. Col. Ewe Little comes to life with spouse power

    Every once in awhile you come across someone who inspires you; that someone to me is my neighbor, Sharon Smith. She's a military spouse and stay-at-home mother of five boys all under age 11. That fact alone makes me tired, however, it's not her wonderful abilities as a mom that inspire me, it's her unabashed talent and tenacity as an artist that
  • PCS Guide: Travis Air Force Base, Calif.

    The Travis team includes host unit 60th Air Mobility Wing, the 15th Expeditionary Mobility Task Force, 615th Contingency Response Wing, 349th Air Mobility Wing, and more than 18 other tenant organizations, with more than 14,000 service members and Defense Department civilians. 60TH AIR MOBILITY WING The 60th Air Mobility Wing is the largest air
  • VFW celebrates 112 years serving veterans

    This year marks the 112th birthday for the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States, and the organization recently elected a new National Commander-in-Chief whose first direction was to, "Tell everyone who we are and what we do." As the local post commander, I intend to do just that. ABOUT USWe have a rich and colorful history dedicated to the
  • PCS Guide: Second Bomb Wing, Barksdale Air Force Base, La.

    Barksdale Air Force Base is located approximately 4.72 miles east-south east of Bossier, La.. The Second Bomb Wing conducts the primary mission of the base, with three squadrons of B-52H Stratofortress bombers - the 11th Bomb Squadron, which is the training squadron, the 20th Bomb Squadron and the 96th Bomb Squadron. Together they ensure the Second
  • Become a Family Child Care provider

    Do you love working with children and are looking for a job that gives you the flexibility of working at home?The Child Development Center is looking for you."Family Child Care providers are energetic professionals who truly love and enjoy children," said Yolanda Thomas, Family Child Care Coordinator. "As an FCC provider, you have the opportunity
  • PCS Guide: 51st Fighter Wing, Osan Air Base, Korea

    Osan Air Base is one of two major airfields operated by the U.S. Air Force in the Republic of Korea. It is the only base on the peninsula that was planned and built by the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War. The base, which falls under Pacific Air Forces and Seventh Air Force, is located 4.7 miles southwest of the town of Osan-Ni, for which the
  • Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii

    Home of Headquarters Pacific Air Forces, 13th Air Force and the 15th Wing, Hickam Air Force Base integrated with the Navy to become Joint Base Pearl Harbor Hickam. It is the largest installation in the wing and consists of 2,850 acres of land and facilities valued at more than $405 million. Hickam shares its runways with adjacent Honolulu
  • EFMP supports families with special needs

    About a year ago, Maj. Nicholas Sabula received word of an upcoming assignment following his deployment in Afghanistan.He became concerned, however, when he learned that his new duty station and the local area didn't have adequate services for his son, who was diagnosed with autism in 2006. But shortly after, based on a recommendation from his
  • PCS Guide: 92nd Air Refueling Wing, Fairchild Air Force Base, Wash.

    Fairchild Air Force Base, located outside Spokane, Wash., is the host unit of the 92nd Air Refueling Wing and the Washington Air National Guard's 141st Air Refueling Wing.  Tenant units include the 509th Weapons Squadron, the 336th Training Group, the 368th Recruiting Squadron, Joint Personnel Recovery Agency, Detachment 13, 373rd Training Squadron
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