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Default Air Force Logo Schriever to gain south bus route
A new bus route will begin June 4 for commuters who live in southern Colorado Springs.Mountain Metropolitan Transit, in conjunction with the 50th Logistics Readiness Flight here, will establish the route to Schriever that includes stops at the intersection of Widefield and Fontaine boulevards and the Lowe's home-improvement store near Mesa Ridge
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The Maj. Gen. Jimmey R. Morrell Award 50th OG to name Morrell Award nominees
The 50th Operations Group here will announce its enlisted, officer and civilian nominees for the third-annual Maj. Gen. Jimmey R. Morrell Awards in the weeks preceding the award dinner at the Peterson Air Force Base Consolidated Club June 9 at 6 p.m. Enlisted nominees will be announced the week of May 24, followed by officer nominees May 31 and
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Default Air Force Logo TriCare offers support program, DVD for servicemembers, families
TriWest Healthcare Alliance recently introduced "Help From Home," an integrated program of initiatives designed to help servicemembers and their families through deployment-related challenges and transitions. One of the many available resources is an expanded "Help From Home" post-deployment support video series, available to watch as streaming
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- Col. John Hyten, center, talks with Col. Wayne McGee, 21st Operations Group commander (right) and Col. Jimmy McMillan, 10th Air Base Wing commander (left), prior to the first pitch May 11 at Security Services Field. The Colorado Sky Sox held a military appreciation night for local servicemembers. Colonel Hyten is the 50th Space Wing commander. (CSMNG photo by Walt Johnson) 'Take me out to the ballgame'

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SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Second Lt. Justin Overmyer of the 1st Space Test Squadron here reads to children at the Child Development Center as part of Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month. The readings will be held Wednesdays throughout May from 9 to 9:30 a.m. (U.S. Air Force photo/Lorna Gutierrez) Little Drummers

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SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Master Sgt. Douglas Perry is the 22nd Space Operations Squadron superintendent. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Don Branum) Chief's Pick - Week Ending May 11
Master Sgt. Douglas Perry, 22nd Space Operations Squadron superintendent, is the 50th Space Wing's Chief's Pick for the week ending May 11.AT WORKJob description: Squadron superintendent. Best part of your job: Interaction with people, especially people at remote detachments. Best Air Force experience: My deployment to Haiti. Time at Schriever: One
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Deer mice such as the one pictured here may carry hantavirus, which produces symptoms such as fever, headache and muscle pain, coughing and difficulty breathing. Most people who come into contact with the virus do so by accidentally disturbing rodent nests. (National Park Service photo/John Good) Entomology expert shares hantavirus info
Hantavirus was the topic of a discussion presented at Schriever May 8 by a master consultant in entomology with the U.S. Army Center for Health Promotion and Preventative Medicine-West.Though not common, hantavirus has been known to rear its ugly head from time to time, as it did recently in the death of a 28-year-old Alamosa County, Colo., woman
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Default Air Force Logo 21st SOPS receives AFA's Schilling Award
The 21st Space Operations Squadron here recently received the Air Force Association's David C. Schilling Award for 2007. This is the second time in three years 21st SOPS has won the Schilling award, which recognizes outstanding contributions to national defense in the field of manned flight in the atmosphere or space. "Winning an award like this
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SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Shane Griffiths of the 50th Comptroller Squadron goes airborne to take control of the ball in soccer action May 10. 50th CPTS defeated the 4th Space Operations Squadron 4-1. (U.S. Air Force photo/Lorna Gutierrez) 50th CPTS triumphs in soccer action
The 50th Comptroller Squadron started slow but finished strong as they rolled over the 4th Space Operations Squadron 4-1 in intramural soccer action May 10. It was 4th SOPS who came out strong at the beginning, attacking the goal and eventually getting a score from Carlos Nivia, putting his team up 1-0 in the first quarter. After the score, 50th
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The Warfighter Support Center is part of the Missile Defense Agency at Schriever Air Force Base, Colo. Missile defense 'in great shape' -- MDA
The list of countries with weapons of mass destruction seems to grow daily, but the United States is prepared for the threats, according to the director of the Missile Defense Agency's Warfighter Support Center here. Steve Fleet gave an update on the nation's missile defense system during a Military Officers Association of America meeting at
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