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Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Haley Stevens Local

Army general reflects on ISIS annihilation with RPA Airmen

U.S. Army Lt. Gen. Paul Funk, III Armored Corps and Fort Hood, Texas, commanding general, visited Creech Air Force Base, Nevada, Dec. 10, 2018.

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Dylan T. Murakami Local

Coral Academy breaks ground

Coral Academy of Science Las Vegas held a groundbreaking ceremony Nov. 28, 2018, at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The new campus will replace the current Nellis AFB facility that has been around since 1952. The Air Force strives to provide military children with the best education possible.

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Bryan T. Guthrie Local

Semi-annual meeting between Nellis, 17 Native American tribes

Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., leadership and 17 Native American tribes came together for their semi-annual meeting, visited the Las Vegas Natural History Museum and came to Nellis to celebrate Native American Heritage Month Nov. 28-30.

Air Force photograph by Senior Airman James Thompson Local

Creech opens first morale, welfare, readiness facility

Creech Air Force Base, Nev., hosted a grand opening for its own recreational vehicle storage lot, Dec. 3, 2018. The lot is considered Creech’s first morale, welfare and readiness facility, and will allow Creech personnel the option to store their RVs on the base.

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Peggy Kearns, Health & Safety

New acute care ward to expand access to inpatient care

The VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System expanded access to VA inpatient care to local veterans Dec. 3, 2018, with the opening of a new acute care ward.


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Events

Living . . . Happenings . . . Things to do . . .

Posted  October 5, 2018

Nellis Auto Hobby Shop The Nellis Auto Hobby Shop is looking for volunteers who are interested in teaching people how to properly take care of their vehicle. The shop wants to start a program that will teach: • Car Care 101 • Oil Changes • Preventative Maintenance • Tire Wear and Tear Detection Anyone interested…

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Local

Nellis/Creech AFB Exchange Hours of Operation, Columbus Day, Oct. 8

Posted  October 5, 2018

Retail Main Store 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Mobile Phone Center 10 a.m.-7 p.m. MCS Closed Express/Class Six 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Creech Express/Subway Closed Unattended fueling, 24/7 Hospital Express Closed Hospital Barber Closed Landings Express 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Service Station Closed Unattended fueling, 24/7 Food Papa Johns 10 a.m.-11 p.m. Burger King/Popeye’s DT: 10:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Dining…

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Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Bryan T. Guthrie
Veterans

POW/MIA day commemorated at Nellis

Posted  October 3, 2018

National POW/MIA Day is observed on the third Friday of every September to remember service members who were captured during battle or who are still unaccounted for to this day.

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Veterans

VA Secretary Robert Wilkie visits VASNHS

Posted  September 28, 2018

Veterans Affairs photographs U.S. Navy Veteran Dan Kaminski speaks with Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert L. Wilkie about the care and services provided to paralyzed Veterans by the VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System during the secretary’s visit to the North Las Vegas VA Medical Center Sept. 20, 2018. Secretary of Veterans Affairs, the Honorable Robert…

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Health & Safety

Flu vaccine available to enrolled vets at VASNHS sites, Walgreens

Posted  September 28, 2018

Influenza, or flu, is a contagious virus that spreads through coughing or sneezing, and is related to thousands of hospitalizations and deaths every year. Getting immunized is the single best way people can protect themselves and their loved ones from getting sick during flu season. To assist in this effort, the VA Southern Nevada Healthcare…

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