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SHANNON COLLINS, DOD News, Defense Media Activity
June 30, 2016
After a week of intense international competition, the 2016 Department of Defense Warrior Games drew to a close here June 21 with a medal ceremony and concert, followed by fireworks.Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mark A. Milley reminded the audience that the competitors, representing all services, the U.S. Special Operations Command and the United Kingdom armed forces, were the best of the best.“This... Read more
SHANNON COLLINS, DOD News, Defense Media Activity
June 30, 2016
Medically retired Master Sgt. Reese Hines earned the “Ultimate Champion” title and bragging rights at the 2016 Department of Defense Warrior Games at the U.S. Military Academy here.Vying for the title, athletes competed in their respective disability classifications in five sporting events. Each service branch was allotted two slots for a man and woman. Service branches also earned team points... Read more
PRERANA KORPE, Air Force Surgeon General Public Affairs
June 23, 2016
Stress. Even the mention of the word can increase anxiety for some. Everyone deals with stress differently, but how a person copes with daily stressors can have great impacts on their quality of life and overall health.Stress is actually the body’s response to any demand, including change. According to the National Institute of Mental Health, there are at least three types of stress that can... Read more
Amaani Lyle, DOD News, Defense Media Activity
June 23, 2016
Many athletes participating in the 2016 DoD Warrior Games at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York, have been preparing with physical trainers and acupuncturists behind the scenes to stay in optimal condition to compete.Rachel Jordan, Walter Reed Warrior Athlete Reconditioning Program manager for the Marine Corps, said she took on a dual role as athletic trainer and team classifier to... Read more
June 23, 2016
Registration is going on now for Clearfield City’s annual community event -- Freedom 5K Run/2 Mile Walk. This untimed free event, which winds through the streets of Clearfield, kicks off the city’s annual Fourth of July celebration.Participants have an option of purchasing a race shirt for $15 with a portion of the proceeds benefiting the Air Force Association’s Wounded Airman Program.Clearfield... Read more
June 16, 2016
1. The show is completely free. Although attendees may want to bring cash for food and beverages, there is no charge for admission and parking. Hill officials say the air show is a great way to give back to the community and highlight the mission of the U.S. Air Force. 2. Arrive early.The gates at Hill AFB will open at 8 a.m. both days. While the show is scheduled to start around 10 a.m... Read more
PRERANA KORPE, Air Force Surgeon General Public Affairs
June 16, 2016
 As the threat of infected mosquitoes reaching the U.S. climbs, the Air Force continues to closely monitor the emergence of Zika virus infections to help inform and protect Airmen and their families. The World Health Organization declared Feb. 1 that the Zika virus is a public health emergency of international concern. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, all at-... Read more
ALEX R. LLOYD, Ogden Air Logistics Complex
June 9, 2016
For the first time in recent memory, the Ogden Air Logistics Complex opened its doors for a Team Hill spouses’ tour.Brig. Gen. Steven J. Bleymaier, Ogden Air Logistics Complex commander, invited all Team Hill spouses to peek behind the doors and gates May 25 to see what really happens on a typical Ogden ALC workday.More than 120 spouses accepted the invitation and were given the opportunity to... Read more
Katie Lange, DOD News, Defense Media Activity
June 9, 2016
D-Day. The Invasion of Normandy. Operation Overlord. It goes by various names, but we’ve all heard about it through history class, grandparents, the news or shows like “Band of Brothers.”June 6, 1944, is the day when more than 160,000 Allied forces landed in Nazi-occupied France as part of the biggest air, land and sea invasion ever executed. It ended with heavy casualties — more than 9,000... Read more

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