A Shark in the desert

It’s pretty common around our desert home to see people come to a stop, bend their necks and look skyward as the sounds of...

Duck and cover …

Growing up here in the Antelope Valley in the 1950s and 1960s we had our fair share of reminders that the cold war was...

High Desert Hangar Stories with Bob Alvis

Michele Spry smiled and wheeled Purdy just behind the right wing of the Corsair F4U-1A, serial No. 17799, parked a few feet away. Grinning, Purdy...

HT AV April 21

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Jasmine A. Webster graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an...

Cal City VFW post refreshes flag at flying wing crash site

Air Force photograph by Kenji ThuloweitVeterans of Foreign Wars Post 9375 members finish planting a new American flag and U.S. Air Force flag...

Advocate trio set for honors at Vets4Veterans Dinner

LANCASTER, Calif.--Three accomplished advocates for the support of veterans causes will be honored Jan. 28 at the John P. Eliopulos Hellenic Center in Lancaster, with...

Four Lockheed Martin facilities recognized with top security award

The Defense Security Service recognized Lockheed Martin sites in Chelmsford, Mass.; Marietta, Ga.; Orlando, Fla.; and Palmdale, Calif., with the 2017 James S. Cogswell...

Palmdale marks Veterans Day with Mobile Wall

Photograph by Adrienne KingVisitors pay their respects at the Mobile Vietnam Memorial Wall in Marie Kerr Park, Palmdale, Calif. Friends, elected officials, community folks...

Civ-Mil support group lauded for loyalty

Photograph by Linda KC ReynoldsBill McCabe, David Norris Chris Spicher, Les Uhazy, George Nagy and Bob Slade were sworn in by Brig Gen...

Introduction to Unity class held to encourage computer programming

Photograph by Linda KC ReynoldsScott Roberson and Marlene Escobedo hold an Introduction to Unity class at Highland High School in Palmdale, Calif....