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Community steps up to support military spouses

Posted May 17, 2013 by Caitlin Kenney

Military spouses, men and women, young and old, are there to welcome their service members home from deployment and support them throughout their military career.

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AMU keeps Thunderbolts in sky

Posted May 17, 2013 by

AMU duties include ensuring the aircraft is properly serviced and assisting refueling operations prior to its next sortie. A closer look....

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U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Gregory Brook
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Summer survival: Taking care of man’s best friend

Posted May 17, 2013 by Staff Sgt. Gregory Brook

Temperatures are rising above 100 degrees Fahrenheit, where they will stay until early fall. Many people enjoy the weather with barbecues and lazy days at the pool, and some like to bring their pets along.

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Health & Safety

Pediatric patients eligible for messaging health application

Posted May 17, 2013 by Col. Gwen Johnson

The Air Force Medical Service is now registering children in its web-based secure messaging health application, MiCare.

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Health & Safety

Ask the Doc

Posted May 17, 2013 by

Q. Recently in pediatrics we have had parents call requesting referrals to cover emergency room visits at off-base hospitals. Do patients need to have a referral to take their children to an off base ER? A. No, patients do not need a referral for an off base ER. However, if the patient is unknowingly shuffled…

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Events

Community Happenings – May 17, 2012

Posted May 17, 2013 by

Nellis Youth Center summer camp: The Youth Center is hosting a summer camp for children who have completed kindergarden and older.  Registration in now taking place.  Camp will include activities such as swimming, art, sports/fitness, life skills and field trips.  Meals will be included.  Fees are based on total family income.  Parents can register for…

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U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joshua Kleinholz
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New ATC Airmen determined to succeed

Posted May 10, 2013 by Airman 1st Class Joshua Kleinholz

Because of Nellis AFB’s unique mission within Air Combat Command, there are times when it feels as though there are more fighter jets streaking across the blue skies than there are birds.

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U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Christina M. Styer
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Security Forces defend the base

Posted May 10, 2013 by Staff Sgt. Timothy Boyer

The 380th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron Airmen work tirelessly to ensure every aspect of the wing is protected at all times through the use of modern technology and vigilance.

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Hagel initiatives take aim against sexual assault

Posted May 10, 2013 by Jim Garamone

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is vowing to change the culture that allows sexual assault to be a serious problem for the Defense Department. In a memo released May 7, Hagel announced a number of initiatives to eradicate sexual assault. “While the department is putting in place important new programs to combat this crime,…

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DARPA seeks bold, imaginative, innovative officers

Posted May 10, 2013 by Debbie Gildea

JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas — The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency needs eight motivated officers for the fiscal 2013 Service Chiefs’ Fellows Program, Air Force Personnel Center officials announced. Application packages for the three-month program, which begins in September, are due to the AFPC officer developmental education branch by May 31, said Master Sgt. Teresa Dixon,…

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