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Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo. -- David Taylor, son of Tech. Sgt. Charles Taylor, 509th Maintenance Squadron, gives Sparky the fire dog a hug during Sparky and Smokey's visit to the base day care center in honor of Fire Prevention Week Oct. 10. Whiteman Fire Prevention Week is provided for Team Whiteman member to know the importance of fire safety Oct. 7 – 13. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Stephanie Clark) 

Fire Safety

0 10/16
2007
Sen. Claire McCaskill meets members of Team Whiteman at a B-2 dock during the senator’s visit Oct. 10. Mrs. McCaskill spoke with active-duty members as well as members of the Air Force Reserve and Army National Guard during visits to displays of B-2, A-10 and AH-64 Apache aircraft. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Lauren Padden) Senator McCaskill visits National Guard at Whiteman
Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., visited Whiteman Oct. 10, and toured the Missouri Army National Guard 1-135th Attack Reconnaissance Battalion, the Air Force 509th Bomb Wing and the Air Force Reserve 442nd Fighter Wing. "I am always impressed by the character of the men and women of our armed forces and the commitment and professionalism they have,"
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2007
WHITEMAN AIR FORCE BASE, Mo. -- Brad Harrison, from the Johnson County Sheltered Workshop, enthusiastically collects his prize after winning "NDEAM" Bingo during a celebration of National Disability Employment Awareness Month Oct. 12. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Lauren Padden)   Envision recognizes "NDEAM"

0 10/15
2007
Default Air Force Logo Healthy relationships help prevent partner violence
Partner violence - violent behavior occurring between two people involved in an intimate relationship - is about exercising power and control over another person. Healthy relationships, on the other hand, are built on equality, mutual respect, effective communication and a willingness to compromise on both sides. Partners should be equals Partners
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2007
Jayme Maurer (center) receives the Whiteman Spirit Award from Col. Garrett Harencak, 509th Bomb Wing commander, Oct. 15. (U.S. Air Force photo/1st Lt. Candace Cutrufo) 
Whiteman Spirit Award
Jayme Maurer wife of Staff Sgt. Richard Maurer, 509th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, received the Whiteman Spirit Award from Col. Garrett Harencak, 509th Bomb Wing commander, Oct. 15. Maj. Craig Johnson, 509th CES commander, nominated Mrs. Maurer for the award. Mrs. Maurer witnessed a fire from her home on Blake Ridge, in base housing, and made a
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2007
Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo. – Cmdr. Stephen Lee, United States Navy, Mobile Inshore Undersea Warfare Unit 114, talks about the past accomplishments of MIUWU-114 Oct. 6. The MIUWU-114 is being decommissioned and will be re-commissioned as a security unit. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Cory Todd) Navy unit decomissioned

0 10/11
2007
WHITEMAN AIR FORCE BASE, Mo. -- Participants in this year’s annual retiree appreciation day look around the Oscar-1 Launch Control Facility Oct. 6. Participants in this year’s retiree appreciation day received door prizes and briefings from Col. Garrett Harencak, 509th Bomb Wing commander, and several offices on base as well as tours of Whiteman and Oscar-1. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Stephen Linch) Retiree Appreciation Day

0 10/11
2007
Default Air Force Logo Traveling with TRICARE Prime
If you are a TRICARE Prime dependant enrolled at Whiteman and plan to be out of the local TRICARE area for longer than 30 days, then you may consider transferring your enrollment to the region where you will be staying and getting a new Primary Care Manager assigned. Many times, spouses and/or dependant children stay elsewhere when their sponsor
0 10/11
2007
WARRENSBURG, Mo. -- Col. John Robinson, 509th Bomb Wing vice commander, tosses the coin prior to the University of Central Missouri military appreciation day game at Audrey J. Walton Stadium Sept. 29. The UCM Mules lost a heartbreaker, 38 – 31 in double overtime, by the Pittsburg State University Gorillas. (U.S. Air Force photo/1st Lt. Allen Clark) Military appreciation

0 10/10
2007
WHITEMAN AIR FORCE BASE, Mo. -- Dave Anderko from ESPN films members of the 509th Bomb Wing during a visit to the base Oct. 5. A camera crew from the sports entertainment network came to the base to capture images aired during the University of Missouri vs. University of Nebraska football game Oct. 6 during primetime. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Matt Summers) ESPN visits Whiteman

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