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October 24, 2013

Arizona Runs for the Fallen

(U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Sivan Veazie)

A flag-bearing relay team of 20 active-duty service members start to run the Arizona Run for the Fallen event at Freedom Park in Tucson, Oct. 18. Each mile of the run was dedicated to fallen service members from Arizona who died during Operation Iraqi Freedom, Operation Enduring Freedom or Operation New Dawn




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Face of Defense: New York Guard Officer Becomes Champion Powerlifter

WEBSTER, N.Y.— What started as a weightlifting hobby at the gym while deployed at Guantanamo Bay in 2011 and 2012 has become a record-breaking event for New York Army National Guard Capt. Jeremy Hillyard. Hillyard, a battle-s...
 
 
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Face of Defense: New York Guard Officer Becomes Champion Powerlifter

WEBSTER, N.Y.— What started as a weightlifting hobby at the gym while deployed at Guantanamo Bay in 2011 and 2012 has become a record-breaking event for New York Army National Guard Capt. Jeremy Hillyard. Hillyard, a battle-s...
 
 

Fighter Pilot: Hopper to bring resolve to Aug. 8 triathlon

  VANCE AIR FORCE BASE, Okla. — Three weeks before Maj. Christina Hopper’s first half-Ironman race, she came down with bronchitis. She carried the sticky, coughing weight with her as she continued training, hoping that she’d kick it before race day. In a doctor’s office on the Tuesday before the race, as her still-inflamed lungs...
 

 

Soldier earns Olympic berth at Pan American Games

  TORONTO – Army Spc. Nathan Schrimsher earned an automatic berth into the 2016 Rio Olympic Games with a third-place finish July 19 in men’s Modern Pentathlon at the 2015 Pan American Games here. Schrimsher, 23, a soldier in the U.S. Army World Class Athlete Program, or WCAP, from Roswell, New Mexico, took the bronze...
 
 

355th CES wins Intramural Softball Championship

(U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Chris Drzazgowski) The 355th Civil Engineering Squadron intramural softball team poses with Col. Rodger Schuld, 355th Mission Support Group commander, after winning the Intramural Softball Championship game against the 355th Equipment Maintenance Squadron at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base Ariz., July 1, 2015. The 355th CES team went...
 
 
(U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Chris Massey)

D-M Airman selected for U.S. Military All-Stars baseball team

A D-M Airman athlete was chosen to represent the U.S. Air Force for the U.S. Military All-Stars baseball team. Senior Airman Russell LewisPablo, 25th Operational Weather Squadron weather forecaster and resource protection speci...
 




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