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Health & Safety

Beware of mold

Posted September 6, 2012 by Bioenvironmental Engineering Flight

With the Arizona monsoon season in full swing and humid weather the norm, mold growth can become prevalent in homes and buildings. Mold is a type of fungus that grows on damp surfaces or decaying organic matter. It is found everywhere, both outdoors and inside of buildings and homes. Mold only becomes a concern if…

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Commentary

Attacking symptoms of suicide

Posted September 6, 2012 by Commentary by Capt. Scott Taylor

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. (AFNS) — As an area defense counsel in the Air Force, it is my job to represent Airmen who get in legal or administrative trouble, and I love my job. I have spent the majority of my legal career as an attorney representing people in trouble, both as a civilian…

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Local

Collecting those childhood memories

Posted September 6, 2012 by Airman 1st Class Michael Washburn

Walk into the toy room that’s located in the house of Tech. Sgt. Brent Scarano, 355th Component Maintenance Squadron resource advisor, and it’s like stepping into a time machine.

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Air Force

Mentorship program offers support to recovering Airmen

Posted September 6, 2012 by Tammy Cournoyer

JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas (AFNS) — The Recovering Airmen Mentorship Program connects wounded, injured or ill Airmen who are well along in their recovery with those who are just beginning the journey. The program is one of several implemented to help care for wounded warriors during their recovery, said Air Force Wounded Warrior Operations…

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Commentary

Federal employees reminded to maintain professionalism with contractors

Posted September 6, 2012 by Lt. Gen. Bruce A. Litchfield

TINKER AIR FORCE BASE, Okla. — It takes integrity to run a world-class business. As the new Air Force Sustainment Center commander, I’m challenging our personnel to strive for world-class results. I want to improve our business and give our warfighter the best product with the highest quality, on time and on cost. In this…

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Events

Local Briefs September 7, 2012

Posted September 6, 2012 by Staff

Power Outage Scheduled for Sept. 8 A power outage is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 8 from 6 a.m. – 6 p.m. The buildings to be affected are: 4826, 4809, 4800, 4810, 4710, 5607, 5605, 5430, 5423, 5421, 5251, the sunshades, 206, 205, 204, 208, the GATR Site, North End Barrier Pits Primary and Secondary, REIL…

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Events

D-M hosts partner nations in support of PANAMAX

Posted August 29, 2012 by Capt. Andre Benitez

Davis-Monthan AFB has been at the epicenter of the largest North and South American multi-national military exercise since 2003. Encompassing more than…

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Local

D-M Honor Guard: Honorably serving

Posted August 29, 2012 by Airman 1st Class Saphfire Cook

The mission of the U.S. Air Force Honor Guard is to be a positive representation of Airmen to the general public. Be it the posting the colors at a football game or performing military funeral honors at the service of a retiree who served their country for 20 years, the HG can be the first…

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U.S.

Retirement options available for Airmen, federal employees

Posted August 29, 2012 by Airman 1st Class Grace Lee

LUKE AIR FORCE BASE, Ariz. — Saving money for retirement may seem overwhelming, but there is help for military personnel and federal employees. Some of the retirement plans available are the Thrift Savings Plan, Roth Individual Retirement Account and the new Roth Thrift Savings Plan option, which is scheduled to be available to Air Force…

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Salutes & Awards

Warrior of the Week August 31, 2012

Posted August 29, 2012 by

Desert Lightning Team’s Weekly Warrior: Staff Sgt. Jason N. St. John Hometown: San Antonio, TX Unit: 55th Rescue Squadron Job title: Aerial Gunner

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