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Happy 237th Navy

Posted October 18, 2012 by Photos by Lance Cpl. Zac Scanlon and Lance Cpl. Bill Waterstreet

Photo by Lance Cpl. Zac Scanlon Seaman Zachary Bauer, a Headquarters and Headquarters Squadron information systems technician and a native of Lake Havasu City, Ariz., stands in front of one of the U.S. Navy’s birthday cakes at the Mess Hall at Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, Ariz., Oct.11. Photo by Lance Cpl.Bill Waterstreet From left…

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Welcome Home Avengers

Posted November 8, 2012 by Story and photos by Lance Cpl. Uriel Avendano

Sons, daughters, mothers, fathers, friends and fellow service members gathered to welcome home Marines from Marine Attack Squadron 211 and Marine Aviation Logistics Squadron 13…

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News to Use April 26, 2012

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Volunteers needed for 2012 science expo Military and Civilian volunteers are needed for the 2012 Yuma County Science Expo April 27 at the AWC Shoening Conference Center from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. They are seeking ten volunteer judges for the expo. Volunteers will be provided a free continental breakfast and a lunch. If interested,…

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Events Calendar July 12 – July 18, 2012

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July 12, 2012 Free Cake (Birthday Shoutout) When: Thu, July 12, 12 pm Where: SMP Rec Center Who doesn’t love free cake? Come on down and celebrate someone’s birthday with delicious edibles in a party atmosphere. College 101 Brief When: Thu, July 12, 2pm – 3pm Where: Building 850 This hour long brief focuses on the policies and procedures that…

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Children’s Day

Posted September 20, 2012 by Photos by Cpl. Sean Dennison

The station’s Youth Center hosted a Day for Kids event, Sept. 14. The afternoon was jam packed with fun, including cotton candy, toys, sports, prizes and generally good vibes. Approximately 100 kids participated in games during the event, which celebrated the military child and offered activities for both kids and parents.

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VMFA-121 now calls MCAS Yuma home

Posted November 29, 2012 by Photos by Cpl. Shelby Shields

Photo by Cpl. Shelby Shields 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing welcomed its first F-35B squadron during an official ceremony at Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, Ariz., Nov. 20 at 1 p.m. During the ceremony Marine All Weather Fighter Attack Squadron 121, formerly an F/A-18 Hornet squadron, re-designated as the Corps’ first operational F-35 squadron, Marine Fighter…

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Yuma’s Graduation Ceremonies Available World-wide

Posted May 24, 2012 by Yuma Union High School District

Yuma area high school graduation ceremonies will be web-casted “Live” on the evening of Friday, May 25th.  This will be a very special opportunity for deployed military family members and others unable to attend graduation to view the graduation ceremony in real time from anywhere in the world.  Graduation ceremonies will be archived at each…

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News to Use August 3, 2012

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Hard Road Closure Access to Airport Loop between Avenue A and County 14th is CLOSED due to a sink hole until further notice.  This includes access to emergency vehicles.   2012 Hiring Our Heroes Veterans Event Please join us for a FREE one-of-a-kind hiring fair sponsored by Hero2Hired (H2H) for job seekers and employers, Aug. 21,…

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Yuma Harrier squadron celebrates tradition at Warrior’s Night

Posted October 4, 2012 by Story and photos by Cpl. Sean Dennison

Keeping Corps ethos alive and well, a Yuma-based AV-8B Harrier squadron hosted their own Warrior’s Night at the air station’s Ramada Field, Sept. 27.

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It’s a TRAP! Marines Practice Recovery Ops

Posted February 6, 2013 by Story by Cpl. Bill Waterstreet

Finally, the sound of helicopters overhead, gunfire and explosions in the direction of the enemy, the sight of friendly forces streaming out of their transports.

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