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163rd creates collaborative with support agencies

Posted March 30, 2013 by Tracy Ellingsen

A member of the 163rd Reconnaissance Wing, readying for retirement from active duty service, was unsure where to access his benefits and how to find housing. He approached the Religious Support Team’s office for assistance and they quickly linked him up with an organization that specialized in assisting transitioning military members. The Religious Support Team…

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Marines slather national forest with ‘snot’

Posted August 16, 2013 by MC1 Christopher Okula

Marines call it Rhino Snot. It’s a thick, white goop resembling Elmer’s school glue. But this isn’t your children’s glue. This is high tech, military-grade polymer that earned its name on the gritty battlefield of Afghanistan.

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News Briefs November 1, 2013

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INTRAMURAL VOLLEYBALL LEAGUE TO BEGIN JAN 21 The 2014 Intramural Volleyball League is scheduled to begin on Jan. 21, 2014. There is a coach’s meeting on Nov. 13, at 1:00 p.m., and a final coach’s meeting on Dec. 11, at 10:00 a.m. in Bldg. 430. TRANSITIONAL ASSISTANCE MANAGEMENT PROGRAM (TAMP 180) The Transitional Assistance Management Program…

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AAFES marks 119 years of serving Airmen

Posted July 25, 2014 by Melanie C. White

Today, the Army & Air Force Exchange Service (AAFES) celebrates 119 years of proudly serving Airmen, Soldiers and their families. AAFES is the 43rd largest retail organization in the U.S., with annual revenue of more than $10 billion and employing 40,622 civilian and military personnel. The Exchange is a joint non-appropriated fund instrumentality of the…

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Local chaplain helps ANG recruiting efforts

Posted January 23, 2015 by Master Sgt. Julie Avey and Staff Sgt. Michael Quiboloy

Back in August of 2014, the 163d Reconnaissance Wing Chaplain Major David Sarmiento had the opportunity to be featured in a new Air National Guard (ANG) Chaplain Corps recruitment infomercial, the first of its kind in many years. In addition to the commercial, many still photos were taken of Sarmiento and four others to create…

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Swarz assumes command of 452nd Security Forces Squadron

Posted July 31, 2015 by Senior Airman Russell S. McMillan

The 452nd Security Forces Squadron held an Assumption of Command ceremony at the Cultural Resource Center here on Saturday, July 25, 2015.

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Wall that heals is ‘moving’ tribute

Posted March 30, 2012 by Staff

Staff Sgt. Byung Kang, 452d Air Mobility Wing, helps volunteers assemble The Wall that Heals, a traveling replica of the Vietnam Memorial Wall, at the March Field Air Museum Monday. The Wall that Heals will be on display through tomorrow.

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Snapshots | Xeriscaping

Posted June 8, 2012 by Air National Guard Photo/Master Sgt. Julie Avey

The 163d Civil Engineering Squadron teamed up with Navy Seabee reservists to work with Tony Alves, a local architect, on a low water and low maintenance base beautification landscaping project in front of...

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We take honor in laying our fallen veterans to rest

Posted September 7, 2012 by by BU2 Marco Valdovinos

For most, the start of their duty day brings about a new beginning, a new chapter in life; however, for those in my line of duty, it closes a chapter by putting the kindred souls of our nation’s heroes to rest. ...

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News Briefs | December 7, 2012

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NOTIFICATION OF RESTRICTED AREA March members are to avoid running, jogging, or walking on the perimeter road past the March Fire Department from Dec. 3 to16. This is due to ongoing construction at Gate 51. For more information, contact Master Sgt. Christopher Jugas at 951-655-4950. A&FRC OFFERS TSP ‘LUNCH AND LEARN’ WORKSHOP The Airman &…

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