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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- The Crawford House in Colorado Springs is named after Army Pvt. William Crawford, who won a Congressional Medal of Honor for his heroism in World War II. After he retired, he worked as a janitor at the U.S. Air Force Academy. The Veterans' Home Run scheduled for July 1 at the Air Force Academy's Falcon Stadium, will benefit the Crawford House and the veterans who reside there. (courtesy photo/Jack Anthony) Veterans' home looking for runners
Walkers, joggers and marathoners will be running for a cause July 1 when they flock to Falcon Stadium at the U.S. Air Force Academy. The second-annual Veterans' Home Run 5K run and 1K walk will benefit Colorado's Veteran's Resource Coalition's Crawford House, which serves veterans in southern Colorado who are homeless or battling substance abuse
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SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- The 1st Space Operations Squadron's David Moulder and 3rd SOPS' Dave Little collide during intramural soccer action on Tuesday. 3rd SOPS won 1-0 on a goal by David Bills. (U.S. Air Force photo/Lorna Gutierrez) Soccer: Space ops teams wrap up season
It was a game of unfortunate offside calls during the final regular season game for the 1st Space Operations Squadron June 5 during intramural soccer action. Playing against the defending champion 3rd SOPS, 1st SOPS attacked the ball and soon got an apparent score, only to have it retracted due to an offside call. 3rd SOPS' David Bills took
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SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Paul Helm is the 50th Operations Support Squadron's civilian nominee for the 2007 Maj. Gen. Jimmey R. Morrell Award. (U.S. Air Force photo)
2007 Maj. Gen. Jimmey R. Morrell Award - Civilian Nominees
The civilian nominees for the 2007 Maj. Gen. Jimmey R. Morrell Award are:Paul Helm 50th Operations Support SquadronPaul Helm of the 50th Operations Support Squadron led the 50th OSS security team in sensitive compartmented information facility accreditation for the GPS Operations Center by fast-tracking the GPSOC's SCI contract and developing SCIF
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Default Air Force Logo News Briefs - Week of June 6, 2007
Below are news briefs for the week of June 7, 2007. To submit news briefs for consideration, send an e-mail to flyer@schriever.af.mil with the subject line "News Brief."Marian House seeks volunteers The Marian House Soup Kitchen in Colorado Springs needs volunteers to help with food preparation, serving and cleanup June 9. Volunteers may work
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SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Lt. Col. Tommy Roberts will assume command of the 4th Space Operations Squadron here in a ceremony June 14 at 10 a.m. Colonel Roberts is presently 4th SOPS' operations officer. (U.S. Air Force photo) 4th SOPS operations officer to become commander
The 4th Space Operations Squadron's operations officer will become its new commander in a ceremony scheduled to be held June 14 at 10 a.m. in front of the DeKok Building here. Lt. Col. Tommy Roberts will succeed Lt. Col. John Shaw, who will attend the National War College in Washington, D.C. Colonel Roberts received his commission from the U.S. Air
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Default Air Force Logo Bioenvironmental engineering releases water quality report
The 21st Medical Group Bioenvironmental Engineering Flight and Cherokee Metropolitan District released the 2007 water quality report for Schriever's water distribution system June 12. The report, covering Jan. 1 to Dec. 31, 2006, informs the public about the quality water and services Cherokee delivers to the base population every day. According to
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Default Air Force Logo FDA issues drug alert for diabetes patients
TriCare beneficiaries with Type 2 diabetes should be aware of an issue regarding the diabetes drug rosiglitazone. The New England Journal of Medicine recently published an article suggesting that rosiglitazone increases the risk of heart death and heart attacks among patients with Type 2 diabetes. The findings are based on analysis of published
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Default Air Force Logo Schriever CGOC named best of 43 in Western Region
Schriever's Company Grade Officer Council was recently named regional CGOC of the year, beating out 42 other councils west of the Mississippi River for the honor, during an Air Force CGOC Professional Development conference held May 13 to 18 in Washington, D.C. The Schriever CGOC's outgoing president, 1st Lt. Michelle Richards, was also named
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Default Air Force Logo HAWC serves up sports nutrition
A Health and Wellness Center class on sports nutrition held here recently offered competitive athletes information about topics including carboloading, proper water intake and nutrition supplements. "Most people will do fine on a normal diet," the HAWC's Holly Becker said during the class. "We recommend diet alterations only for people who exercise
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SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Lt. Col. Edward Ackerman will assume command of the 17th Test Squadron here in a ceremony at the Peterson Air Force Base Air and Space Museum June 8. (U.S. Air Force photo) 17th Test Squadron to change command
The operations officer for the 1st Space Control Squadron at Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station will assume command of the 17th Test Squadron here in a change-of-command ceremony to be held at the Peterson Air Force Base Air and Space Museum June 8 at 10 a.m. Lt. Col. Edward Ackerman succeeds Lt. Col. Scott Hower, who will become the deputy
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