November 24, 2016
KIRTLAND AFB, New Mexico  — The Air Force Nuclear Weapons Center (AFNWC) inducted six new members into its prestigious Order of the Nucleus on Nov. 4.Major Gen. Scott W. Jansson, AFNWC commander, officiated the induction ceremony at The Canyon Club in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The ceremony recognized the Order of the Nucleus members and their contributions to national security and the Air... Read more
Kevin L. Robinson, DeCA Corporate Communications
November 24, 2016
FORT LEE, Va. — Turkey, dressing, cranberry sauce, candied yams, greens, macaroni and cheese, rolls and sweet potato pie or pumpkin pie – depending on where you’re from, of course. These are some of the core items for many a traditional Thanksgiving menu. And if you’re a commissary patron, you’ll find sweet savings on these and more at your local store, said Defense Commissary Agency Sales... Read more
ALEX R. LLOYD, Ogden Air Logistics Complex
November 24, 2016
HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — A first-class stamp cost 5 cents and the price of gas at the pump hovered at 15 cents in 1966.While prices have certainly changed since then, what hasn’t wavered is the service a federal civilian employee in the Ogden Air Logistics Complex has given to his country.In front of a standing room-only crowd of co-workers and customers, T. Leslie ‘Les’ Dawson, a... Read more
SENIOR AIRMAN TOM BRADING, 315th Airlift Wing Public Affairs
November 24, 2016
JOINT BASE CHARLESTON, S.C. — Jimmy Stewart once said, “What’s wrong with wanting to fight for your country? Why are people reluctant to use the word patriotism?”What would Stewart, who proudly wore the Distinguished Flying Cross with Oak Leaf Cluster, the Air Medal with two Oak Leaf Clusters, and the French Croix de Guerre with Palm, among other decorations, think of the term “patriotism” in... Read more
Karen Parrish, DOD News, Defense Media Activity
November 24, 2016
In the run-up to Donald Trump’s inauguration as the 45th U.S. president, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said yesterday that there are two things on which he’s “completely focused.”In the weeks to come, all government agencies, including the Defense Department, will undergo significant changes as the new presidential administration assumes office. DoD is not taking the responsibility lightly, Carter... Read more
November 24, 2016
Hill AIR FORCE BASE, Utah — The Hill Exchange is putting family first this Thanksgiving as it opens doors at 4 a.m. on Black Friday.“The Army & Air Force Exchange Service is family serving family—85 percent of our associates share a connection with the military,” said Mark Downs, General Manager of the Utah Exchange. “By holding fire until Black Friday, the Exchange team and those we serve... Read more
Estella Holmes, Air Force Materiel Command Public Affairs
November 24, 2016
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio — The annual joint national labor management meeting was held on Nov. 1, 2016 as Air Force Materiel Command leaders and American Federation of Government Employees union officials came together to discuss the way ahead for the command’s civilian workforce. AFMC Commander, Gen. Ellen M. Pawlikowski joined J. David Cox, national president of  ... Read more
November 24, 2016
The 415th Supply Chain Management Squadron lost a dear and special member Tuesday, Nov. 15, after a valiant 10-year battle with cancer. The work family of Pamela Vineyard Boucher wish to gratefully acknowledge the many hours of donated leave that kept her afloat while she valiantly fought for her life. So many volunteers came forward to share time, leave, stories and support as she went through... Read more
November 24, 2016
Federal Employees Health Benefits Open Season will run Nov. 7 through Dec. 12. Health Insurance Representatives will be at the Warrior Fitness Center, building 533 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Nov. 8, 9, 10 and Dec. 6, 7, 8. Brochures and information on 2017 premiums will be available at the Health Fair and at the Office of Personnel Management website at http://www.opm.gov/insure/ when finalized... Read more
November 24, 2016
Our brave and kind dad, grandpa, brother, and uncle, Paul Dean Wagner of Mountain Green, Utah, passed away peacefully Nov. 2 from a sudden illness. He was born on Oct. 13, 1944, in Portland, Oregon. His family moved to Cascade Locks, Oregon, in 1956 and he graduated from Cascade Locks High School. He graduated from the University of Oregon in 1967 where he was active in the ROTC. Following... Read more

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