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Jolly Old St. Nick arrives at the 10th Annual Give a Child a Christmas party Dec. 8 at Hangar 1080 in a T-37 Tweet. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman Jacob Corbin) CGOs, Sheppard provides early Christmas for Wichita Falls ISD elementary students
The holiday season for most people is a time of joy and excitement; a time of trees covered in lights and presents on Christmas morning. Unfortunately, not everyone is so lucky and Sheppard has gone out of its way to change that for some local children. Sheppard held its 10th Annual Give a Child a Christmas event Dec. 8, and what was once an
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2006
Members of the Pakistan Air Force listen as Tech. Sgt. Eric Miller of the 365th Training Squadron explains how instructors teach Airmen to use the Daniels Kit, a tool used to repair complex wiring systems on F-16s. Also pictured are, from left to right, Air Vice Marshall Muhammad Hassan, Air Commodore Khalid Chishti, Squadron Leader Muhammad Iftikhar and Col. Waseem Medhi. (U.S. Air Force photo/Mike Litteken) Pakistani Air Force leaders tour technical training facilities
Eight representatives from the Pakistani Air Force Academy visited Sheppard Dec. 7-8 for a tour of the base facilities. The purpose of the tour was to orient the Pakistanis to Sheppard's aircraft maintenance training procedures, and allow them to enjoy the leisure activities available both on base and in the Wichita Falls area. "With the
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2006
Default Air Force Logo Services Holiday Exodus hours
The hours of operation for some 82nd Services Division functions will change during the Holiday Exodus beginning Dec. 22, ending Jan. 3.Here is a list of services with modified hours:Airman's Club Dec. 22: 5:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Dec. 23-24: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Dec. 25: Closed Dec. 26-Jan. 3: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Airman's Club Pub Dec. 22, 24-31: Closed Dec. 23, 30:
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Holiday shoppers preparing for a festive meal can lessen the holiday financial pinch by purchasing their goods at the commissary. According to the Defense Commissary Agency, consumers can save 30-34 percent on tiesm at the base commissary instead of going to off-base merchants. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Tonnette Thompson) Commissary provides quality goods, saves shoppers money
Whether shopping for presents, decorations or the tree itself, many members of Team Sheppard may find that spending a great deal of money is as much a holiday tradition as the happiness and peace the holidays inspire. However, some may not realize Sheppard offers its members one way to keep their hard-earned cash in hand - low-priced grocery
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Members of the Sheppard Airmen-in-training drill team participate in the opening ceremonies of the Wichita Falls Wildcats military appreciation night game. (U.S. Air Force photo/Mike Litteken.) Wildcats host game for military

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Milo Gardea from the Sheppard Fire Department moves to evade an opponent in an intramural basketball game between the 82nd Communications Squadron and the SFD Tuesday at the Levitow Fitness Center. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman Jacob Corbin). 82nd CS extinguishes Fire Department
The 82nd Communications Squadron defeated the Sheppard Fire Department 39-31 last night in intramural basketball action. The win follows the 82nd CS's loss to the 82nd Security Forces Squadron Dec. 5. "We played a lot better than last week," said Derick Miller, 82nd CS coach. "We practiced a lot of basic skills (over the last week), and that really
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Default Air Force Logo Youth center looking for able coaches, mentors
The Madrigal Youth Center is constantly looking for talented individuals willing to dedicate their time to helping instruct and motivate young children in sports. Volunteers don't have to be a professional sports coach, or even have any experience; they just need to be willing and able to be a mentor and more to a child. "We expect our volunteers
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2006
Charles Osbourne, from the 82nd Communications Squadron intramural basketball team, jumps while attempting a lay-up in the 82nd CS’s game agaist the 82nd Security Forces Squadron Cops Tuesday night. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman Jacob Corbin.) Cops cuff-up 82nd CS, 49-31
The 82nd Security Forces Squadron Cops defeated the 82nd Communications Squadron in intramural basketball action, 49-31, Tuesday night at the Levitow Fitness Center. It was a neck-and-neck battle through out the majority of the game, but a second-half surge by the Cops sealed the win. A large amount of the scoring in the first half came from
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Very few people got out to brave the weather Nov. 30. This frigid traveler works his way across the street to show an ID before entering the base. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman Jacob Corbin.) Wintry blast

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Default Air Force Logo Don't let decorations be a holiday hang up
'Tis the season to hang holly, lights and mistletoe. But, there is a right and wrong way to do it. Joyce Walters, a supervisory housing management assistant at the 82nd Civil Engineer Squadron, said base housing residents cannot attach decorations to roofs or place them on top. "Christmas lights are the only decorations that can be installed on the
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