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SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, GERMANY -- Airman 1st Class Daniel Farrell, 52nd Civil Engineer Squadron readiness and emergency management flight, assists Staff Sgt. Chris Parrish, 52nd Maintenance Operations Squadron, with a proper seal during Tuesday’s Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear and High-Yield Explosive defense training here. (US Air Force photo/by Staff Sgt. Andrea Knudson) Got gas?

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SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, GERMANY -- A Spangdahlem Elementary School student gets comfortable with a library book. Department of Defense Dependents Schools-Europe’s Spangdahlem Elementary School was awarded a $5,000 grant by the Laura Bush Foundation for America’s libraries. Spangdahlem is one of 263 schools to benefit from $1.28 million in support from the foundation, and the only school outside the geographic boundaries of United States to be so awarded.
(Photo by Willow Torres) SPES wins $5,000 award for library
Department of Defense Dependents Schools-Europe's Spangdahlem Elementary School was awarded a $5,000 grant by the Laura Bush Foundation for America's libraries. Spangdahlem is one of 263 schools to benefit from $1.28 million in support from the foundation, and the only school outside the geographic boundaries of United States to be so awarded. The
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SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, GERMANY -- Staff Sgt. Joe Canteen Jr., a 52nd Aerospace Medicine Squadron medical service technician, has been named the 52nd Fighter Wing's Top Saber Performer for the Week of June 22 - 28, 2007. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Andrea Knudson) Top Saber Performer June 22 - 28
Staff Sgt. Joe Canteen Jr., a 52nd Aerospace Medicine Squadron medical service technician, has been named the 52nd Fighter Wing's Top Saber Performer for the Week of June 22 - 28, 2007. Name: Staff Sgt. Joe Canteen Jr. Unit: 52nd Aerospace Medicine Squadron Duty title: Medical service technician journeyman, Health and Wellness Center Hometown:
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Default Air Force Logo 52nd MDG prepares to close Bitburg ER
The 52nd Medical Group is changing July 1 when the emergency room doors permanently close at 11:59 p.m. When the doors reopen July 2 at 3 p.m., it will be an Extended Care Clinic. The ECC offers the same standard of care currently provided in the primary care clinics such as family practice and pediatrics; however the ECC will not function as an
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SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, GERMANY -- Children and Family Child Care providers play during Spring Fest. Family Child Care is an Air Force program that gives parents an alternative to taking their children to a center-based care provider, while providing a work-at-home opportunity for anyone interested in child care. (Courtesy photo)
Care for little Sabers with Family Child Care
Family Child Care is an Air Force program that gives parents an alternative to taking their children to a center-based care provider, while providing a work-at-home opportunity for anyone interested in child care. Right now, Spangdahlem is in need of more FCC providers. "We have been staying around ten homes," said Lorrie Heller, Family Child Care
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Default Air Force Logo 3 squadrons team together for AFSO21 event
Saving time -- it is a topic on everyone's mind due to manpower cuts and increasing responsibilities. Members of three Spangdahlem Air Base squadrons meet for a week to discover way to streamline the approach used for micro purchases of commodities and services. The Air Force Smart Operations for the 21st Century involved the coordination of the
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RAMSTEIN AIR BASE, Germany -- Tech. Sgt. Dionne Adams, 459th Mission Support Flight peronnelist, helps load her suitcase into a van at the end of a two-week annual tour at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany June 17. Sergeant Adams supported the 52nd Operations Group at Spangdahlem AB. The 52nd OG is among the first consolidated commander's support staffs in U.S. Air Forces in Europe. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Amaani Lyle) Wing members venture to Germany during annual tour
Thirty-one Reservists from the 69th Aerial Port Squadron conducted annual tour here June 2-17 to support their active duty counterparts in the 723rd Aerial Port Squadron. Ramstein Air Base is home to U.S. Air Forces in Europe Headquarters. Five members of the 459th Mission Support Flight supported units at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, and a 459th
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SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, GERMANY -- Master Sgt. Hiram Banuchi, 52nd Communications Squadron, participates in  Air Force Smart Operations of the 21st Century event here May 23, 2007. The postal staff conducted an AFSO21 event that scrutinized was how a piece of mail moves from the loading dock to the customer’s hands. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Stephanie Clark) What has AFSO21 done for you lately?
There has been a flurry of Air Force Smart Operations for the 21st Century activity on base lately, and it seems you cannot open the paper or walk into a work center without seeing something related to this new and still uncertain buzz. Thus far, all of the AFSO21 events here seemed to have been geared toward specific internal processes and
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Default Air Force Logo Geilenkirchen anniversary festival an international hit
Geilenkirchen NATO Air Base in Germany hosted more than 100,000 people last weekend for its 25th anniversary celebration. The two-day event offered guests a closer look at NATO's only multinational flying unit, along with a broad variety of military and civilian aircraft, exhibits, entertainment and exotic foods. Air Base Geilenkirchen, located on
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SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, GERMANY -- Elizabeth Childs, Spangdahlem Middle School principal, ate three worms at the school as a tribute to the hard work of her students June 13. Mrs. Childs made a pledge to the students that she would eat one worm for every 1,000 box tops the students collected as part of a General Mills' Box Tops for Education. After the collected Box Tops are sent in, the school receives a check, equivalent to 10 cents for every Box Top. Schools can earn up to $60,000 per year for supplies. (US Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Allen Pollard) How to eat fired worms?

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