Events

September 13, 2013

2013 Fishing Derby

Capt. Robby Gallegos, 31st Test and Evaluation Squadron shows off his catch at Branch Pond during the 2013 Branch Pond Family Fishing Derby Aug. 31.

On Aug. 31, the 75 anglers attended the 2013 Branch Pond Family Fishing Derby organized and hosted by 50 volunteers from the Edwards AFB community. The Fregoso Outdoor Foundation, a non-profit organization in California dedicated to showing thanks to the Armed Forces and their families, provided the prizes and giveaways for this year’s derby. Several Edwards AFB private organizations donated money to make the derby a free event for all who participated.

Team Edwards would like to thank the following for making this a successful event: Air Force Sergeant’s Association Chapter 1328, Edwards Officer’s Spouses Club, Edwards Enlisted Spouses Club, several private party donors, the many volunteers, Environmental Management, 412th Civil Engineering Division, Protocol, and Outdoor Recreation. All of the derby day photos can be found on the Branch Pond Fishing Derby Facebook page.




All of this week's top headlines to your email every Friday.


 
 

 

News Briefs February 20, 2015

Base Exchange Food Court closure Due to power issues the Base Exchange Food Court operations will be closed through Feb. 22. Unfortunately, the nature of the damage precludes the BX from providing temporary power. As a reminder, other facilities listed below are open for business with the addition of the two food trucks out front:...
 
 
rufit-edit

RUfit? Thriving outside the biodome

Staying fit, sharpening our knowledge about suicide and building resiliency are all hot topics in today’s Air Force. As all of these elements are crucial, resiliency encompasses almost everything that weighs heavy in our ...
 
 
DoD
secdef

Carter takes office as 25th Defense secretary

Ash Carter became the 25th secretary of Defense Feb. 17, after having served previously as deputy defense secretary, defense acquisition chief and assistant secretary for global strategic affairs. President Barack Obama nominat...
 

 
Air Force photograph by Rebecca Amber

Robotics teams recognized with flags

Air Force photograph by Rebecca Amber Desert Jr.-Sr. High School robotics teams were recognized for their achievements Feb. 12. Both the J.V. and varsity teams were presented with U.S. Flags that were flown on an RQ-4B Global H...
 
 
Air Force photograph by Ethan Wagner

Range Commanders Council meets at Edwards

Air Force photograph by Ethan Wagner The 85th Executive Committee of the Range Commanders Council gathered at Edwards Feb. 10 for a two-day conference that ended with a tour of the range. The 85th Executive Committee of the Ran...
 
 
Air Force graphic

Edwards announces new webpage for local STEM needs, support

Air Force graphic In line with Air Force STEM efforts, Team Edwards has created a new webpage for those seeking local STEM programs and support. The new webpage, located at www.edwards.af.mil/stem, which officially went live Fe...
 




0 Comments


Be the first to comment!


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>