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This week in history: July 12

Posted July 12, 2013 by Rick Griset,

Saguaro Manor opens September 1959 When it comes to the history of U.S. Air Force base housing, two themes were consistent. There was either too much or too little housing to meet the base’s population needs. Luke Air Force Base has gone through those cycles too. While Del Webb built family housing at Luke, at…

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EOD takes to mountains for training

Posted July 19, 2013 by Airman 1st Class JAMES HENSLEY

Few tasks require as much attention to detail as disarming an explosive device, and in the mountains of Arizona, searing heat and rugged terrain add complexity to an already difficult task.

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Load crews flex muscles in contest

Posted July 19, 2013 by Airman 1st Class James Hensley

A load crew competition took place July 12 at Luke Air Force Base. The objective of the competition was to finish with the fastest time with no safety violations.

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Air Force News – August 16, 2013

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Enlisted Airmen may be eligible for medical prep school Active-duty enlisted Airmen who qualify can now apply for a new pilot program designed to prepare them for medical school, but “intent to apply” emails must be submitted no later than Sept. 6, Air Force Personnel Center officials said Monday. The Enlisted to Medical Degree Preparatory…

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AF culture shift for Navajo Airman

Posted November 1, 2013 by Tech. Sgt. MATTHEW GLOWICKI

Tradition runs deep for Senior Airman Justine Paramo, 56th Medical Group internal medicine technician and a full-blood Navajo. Hailing from Shiprock, N.M., Paramo is familiar with the traditions and customs of her tribe. “One of the traditions my parents would follow was to have my brother, sister and me stand outside in the snow in…

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People First

Posted September 7, 2012 by tomlear

Redesigned program eases transition to civilian life A redesigned program will help ease every Airman’s transition to civilian life and better apply their military experience, Air Force officials said. The program is the first major overhaul of the transition assistance program for military members in nearly 20 years. The effort began in response to a…

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Recipes make delicious holiday food prep fast, easy

Posted December 13, 2013 by

Southern Candied Sweet Potatoes 12 servings, prep time: 20 minutes, cook time: One hour Description: Traditional sweet potato recipe. It is usually served as a side dish. Ingredients Six large sweet potatoes 1/2 cup butter Two cups white sugar One teaspoon ground cinnamon One teaspoon ground nutmeg One tablespoon vanilla extract salt to taste Directions…

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Street Beat – September 14, 2012

Posted September 14, 2012 by Courtesy of Senior Airman Christopher Vonhatten,

The 56th Security forces Squadron handled the following incidents Aug. 31 through Sept. 6: Tickets Security forces issued citations for five moving and one nonmoving violations. Traffic-related incidents Aug 31: Security forces responded to a report of an off-base vehicle accident near Falcon Dunes Golf Course. Security forces provided traffic control for the helicopter landing…

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Street Beat

Posted December 20, 2013 by Staff Sgt. Travis Dulworth,

The 56th Security Forces Squadron handled the following incidents Dec. 2 through 16: Tickets Security forces issued citations for five moving violation. Traffic-related incidents Dec. 5: Security forces responded to a report of a minor vehicle accident in Bldg. 219 parking lot. An individual disengaged the brake after failing to place the vehicle in park…

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Sports Shorts – November 9, 2012

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SFS wins 2 of 3 games, defeats OSS in volleyball   Felipe Herrera, 56th Operations Support Squadron, left, waits for the ball after Steve Albavera, 56th Security Forces Squadron, hits the ball over the net during the first intramural volleyball game at the Luke Air Force Base Bryant Fitness Center gym. 56th Security Forces won…

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