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It’s American Heart Month: Take care of your heart – it will work hard for you

Posted February 13, 2015 by Sonia Blodgett

February is American Heart Month and according to the Center for Disease Control, approximately 600,000 people die of heart disease every year, accounting for 25 percent of deaths in the U.S. Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in America. Major risk factors that increase the risk of developing…

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Chalk Talk

Posted February 13, 2015 by

Nancy Murphy Happy Birthday Arizona! Athalia Vallejo, a 5th grader at General Myer Elementary School, created an Arizona inspired work of art using wikki stix and cardboard. The project is similar to Huichol Indian yarn paintings, which are made with beeswax, wood and yarn and can take many hours to complete. Students used wikki stix,…

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Military Intelligence – Moment in MI history

Posted February 6, 2015 by Lori Tagg

During the period between 1950 and 1964, the U.S. attempted to limit its presence in Vietnam to an advisory role.

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Soldiers reunite with families, friends after nine-month absence

Posted February 6, 2015 by Sgt. 1st Class Kristine Smedley

Members of the 40th Expeditionary Signal Battalion are greeted by senior leaders shortly after 10 p.m. Wednesday as they arrive at Fort Huachuca’s Libby Army Airfield after a nine-month deployment supporting communications contingency operations in support of Operations Enduring Freedom, Inherent Resolve and Spartan Shield in southwest Asia. After shaking hands with a number of…

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Museum’s past comes to life during renovation project

Posted February 6, 2015 by Ruth Quinn

The Fort Huachuca museums, which closed to the public Oct. 11, are undergoing extensive renovations. The project includes long overdue upgrades and repairs to both the interior and exterior of the Main Museum, as well as the Museum Annex, which will house Buffalo Soldier exhibits.

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News Briefs – February 6, 2015

Posted February 6, 2015 by

MVC Community Center may charge alarm fee It is now policy that anyone who triggers the alarm at the Mountain Vista Communities community center may be charged a $50 fee. Alarms are triggered by leaving the community center after posted hours or by propping open the exterior doors. MVC must send an employee to the…

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FMWR Briefs – February 6, 2015

Posted February 6, 2015 by

Sportsman’s Center offers beginners’ classes The Sportsman’s Center offers the following specials during February: First Time Lady Shooters Class, Saturdays, 3 – 4 p.m. Class includes shotgun-trap instruction, gun rental, 25 shells and 25 targets. Cost is $10 per person and class size is limited to six. No repeat shooters, please; Archery Instruction, Sundays, 11…

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Powerful couple helps others to power lift

Posted February 6, 2015 by Stephanie Caffall

The squat, the bench press and the dead lift come natural for Edward and Victoria Yarbrough, a married couple who dedicate their time to the strength sport, power lifting.

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Community Briefs February 6, 2014

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Yume Japanese Gardens – ceramic sculpture See the works of Phoenix artist Ping Wei at the Yume Japanese Gardens of Tucson through Feb 28. People are invited to arrange flowers in them in the Japanese art form called ikebana. Entrance to the exhibition is free with admission ($5 – $9). The Gardens are open 9:30…

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Chalk Talk

Posted February 6, 2015 by

Colonel Johnston Elementary School Colleen Wolfe’s kindergarten class spent last month learning about winter. The students did many hands-on activities that included experimenting with thermometers and frost. The class celebrated one of the great leaders, Martin Luther King Jr. The students decided to do their best to help keep his dream alive. This month the…

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