News Briefs – April 27, 2016


NAPA Auto Parts grand opening May 2

The new NAPA Auto Parts store at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., will hold its grand opening May 2 with a ribbon cutting at 9 a.m.
At 10 a.m. there will be a special appearance from NAPA NASCAR driver Will Kozak. There will also be food, fun and free giveaways.
The new NAPA Auto Parts is currently open at the Desert Mall located at 1100 Kincheloe Ave., Bldg. 7210.
Hours are 8 a.m.-6 p.m., Monday-Friday, and 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Saturday and Sunday.
The store features extended ranges of automotive parts, engine oils and chemicals, tools and accessories. It also offers products for towing, trailers, motorcycles, marine vehicles as well as lawn and garden batteries.

Air Force OSI recruiting

Interested in joining Air Force Office of Special Investigations?
Then visit OSI Detachment III at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., during their quarterly recruitment meeting April 28.
The meeting is 10 a.m. in Bldg. 2810. 
Active duty Airmen, civilians and reservists are welcome to attend.
For more information on eligibility and how to apply, contact OSI Det. 111 at 661-277-2208 or visit

DANTES exams

During April and May, Defense Activity for Non-Traditional Education Support (DANTES) is offering service members a free second shot at passing an exam.  DANTES pays for the first exam, so start studying now! You have nothing to lose except free college credit. This does not apply to College Level Exam Program as that is a different exam program.  For more information visit on the DSST credit-by-exam program, or contact the Edwards Education Center at 661-277-2713.