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Veterans

Edwards honor guard opens Veterans Day ceremony featuring Vietnam Memorial Wall

Posted November 14, 2014 by Rebecca Amber

Hundreds of Antelope Valley residents gathered at the Palmdale Amphitheater Nov. 11 for a Veteran's Day ceremony alongside the Mobile Vietnam Veteran's Memorial Wall.

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Local

Operation Homefront says ‘Thanks for Giving’

Posted November 14, 2014 by Rebecca Amber

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, Operation Homefront and Lockheed Martin have made it clear that they are thankful for our Airmen.

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Sports

Desert High teams enter CIF playoffs

Posted November 14, 2014 by

  Desert High School’s football, girls volleyball and boys cross country teams have all made it to the CIF playoffs, which begin this week. The varsity football team finished 8-2 overall and 6-1 in their league. They will play Brethren Christian from Huntington Beach Nov. 14 at DHS, 7 p.m. The 20-1 girls volleyball team…

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Commentary

Gaining Altitude – Growth Opportunities for the Week

Posted November 14, 2014 by

Through our character – an opportunity to reflect on important issues in our community – The famous educator, writer, philosopher and theologian C. S. Lewis wrote in his book, The Four Loves: “To love at all is to be vulnerable. Love anything and your heart will be wrung and possibly broken. If you want to…

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Events

Announcements – November 14, 2014

Posted November 14, 2014 by

Force Support Squadron 5 N. Seller’s Ave., Bldg. 3000 Did You Know? The CAC/DEERS office, located in Bldg. 3000, offers ID cards and many other services? For your convenience the CAC/DEERS office is open 7:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday, and closed on all federal holidays. To save some time schedule your next visit today by visiting…

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Local

New Blue Eagles Honor Guard Airmen introduced

Posted November 7, 2014 by

A ceremony was held Oct. 29 to introduce the newest members of the Blue Eagles Honor Guard.

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Salutes & Awards

October enlisted promotions

Posted November 7, 2014 by

Team Edwards held its monthly enlisted promotion ceremony in the base theater Oct. 31. Congratulations to all the Airmen who soared to the next rank!   To airman first class Joshua S. Kelly, 412th Communications Squadron   To senior airman Jonathan D. Marcum, 412th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron Ronelson A. Perdomo, 412th AMXS Joseph C. Dillon, 412th…

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Salutes & Awards

Local area Airman named 2014 Dickies American Hero Of The Year

Posted November 7, 2014 by

Global workwear maker Dickies and the Army & Air Force Exchange Service announced the 2014 Dickies American Hero of the Year, Air Force Senior Airman Veronica Lemus. A mother of seven children, Lemus’ 12-year career spans humanitarianism, volunteerism and an unmatched work-life balance. On Saturday, November 8, Lemus will be honored and named the winner…

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Events

Edwards welcomes, celebrates National American Indian Heritage Month

Posted November 7, 2014 by Jet Fabara

Every November, the Department of Defense celebrates National American Indian and Alaska Native Heritage Month in order to recognize native cultures and educate the public about the heritage, history, art, traditions and the contributions of American Indians and Alaska Natives.

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Bent Prop brings home MIAs

Posted November 7, 2014 by Rebecca Amber

The United States Defense POW/Missing Personnel Office lists 83,165 service members missing in action, and of those, 73,520 are from World War II alone.

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