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Combined team earns basketball championship

Posted December 18, 2015 by

Five teams (the 912th Air Refueling Squadron; U.S. Army recruiters; March Field Honor Guard; 452nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron; and a combined team of 701st Combat Operations Squadron, 729th Airlift Squadron and Financial Management personnel), participated in the Intramural Basketball season, which ran on base from Oct. 6 to Dec. 9. The 701COS/729AS/FM team came out…

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April 2015: The year in review

Posted January 8, 2016 by

U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Russell McMillan Dads and daughters dance the night away at the first Team March Father/Daughter Masquerade Ball, Saturday, April 11, 2015. Organizers plan to make the ball an annual event to raise funds for Team March members and local charities. U.S. Air Force photo/Capt. Perry Covington Master Sgt. James Bode,…

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News Briefs 02/26/2016

Posted February 26, 2016 by

DEERS OFFICE MOVING The March DEERS office (ID Card office) is moving back to Bldg. 2314, now that the renovation is complete. There will be NO DEERS access or ID cards processed during the scheduled move from March 7-11. The DEERS ID office is projected to re-open March 14. BACK STREET GRILL CLOSED DURING PHASE…

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Don’t Give Up on Your Dreams!

Posted April 29, 2016 by by Chaplain (Capt.) Tim Jacobs

Several weeks ago during spring break our family loaded up the SUV and took off from Arizona to make the great American pilgrimage to Disneyland. While it was packed with people from all corners of the globe, everyone seemed to share a common sense of wonder at this magical place that, as Walt Disney said,…

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News Briefs 09/04/2015

Posted September 4, 2015 by

COMMISSARY CASE LOT SALE SEP 17-20 The March Commissary’s next case lot sale is scheduled for September 17 – 20. Sale hours will be Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. and Sunday, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. In addition to the case lot sale outside, there will be extra savings on items…

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452 AMW Quarterly Award winners announced

Posted November 25, 2015 by

Airman of the Quarter Senior Airman Jonathan Hueso, 452nd Civil Engineer Squadron Senior NCO of the Quarter Master Sgt. Nina Thurston, 729th Airlift Squadron NCO of the Quarter Staff Sgt. Javier Lugo, 452nd Operations Support Squadron Company Grade Officer of the Quarter Capt. Malia Hoffman, 56th Aerial Port Squadron

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News Briefs 05/15/2015

Posted May 15, 2015 by

BEACON CORRECTION The photo identification/dates for Astronaut Ellison S. Onizuka, June 24, 1946-Jan. 28, 1986 and Congressman Daniel K. Inouye, Sep. 7, 1924-Dec. 17, 2012 were incorrect in last week’s issue. We apologize for the error. IRWINDALE SPEEDWAY HONORS ARMED FORCES Irwindale Speedway’s Armed Forces Appreciation Night is May 16th in honor of all active…

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March Airmen respond to helicopter crash

Posted February 27, 2015 by by Staff Sgt. Michael Quiboloy

RAMONA, Calif. — Seven ‘Grizzlys’ from the 163rd Reconnaissance Wing responded to a UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter crash at Ramona Airport on the evening of January 20, 2015. The Airmen, all from the 163 RW’s Security Forces Squadron (SFS), provided assistance in securing the accident scene and preventing disturbance of the wreckage. The National Guard’s motto,…

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Local chaplain helps ANG recruiting efforts

Posted January 23, 2015 by 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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452 SFS represents March at “Live on Green”

Posted January 15, 2016 by

U.S. Air Force photo/Megan Crusher A group of 452nd Security Forces Squadron Airmen and Brig. Gen. Russell Muncy, commander, 452nd Air Mobility Wing, pose for photos during a live TV segment with Elizabeth Espinosa, KTLA reporter, at the Pasadena Convention Center and the first ever “Live on Green” event, Dec. 30, 2016. The SFS troops…

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