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  • Civilian retirement

    The following Department of Defense civilians retired at Whiteman during the period Oct. through Dec. 2007. Oct. 7 - Terry Johnson, 442nd Fighter Wing, 23 years of serive Oct. 31 - Aida Laporte, 509th Logistics Readiness Squadron, 25 years of service Oct. 31 - Joseph Sabato, 509th Civil Engineer Squadron, 20 years of service Nov. 1 - Steven
  • Whiteman Spirit Award

    Doug Stevens, 509th Communications Squadron, received the Whiteman Spirit Award from Brig. Gen. Garrett Harencak, 509th Bomb Wing commander, Jan. 7. John Moskwa, 509th Communications Squadron nominated Mr. Stevens for the award. "Mr. Stevens is a civilian contractor who has been maintaining the Whiteman Air Force Base telephone switch for the past
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  • Allen presented flag for being youngest member of deploying unit

    One of the long-standing traditions of the Missouri National Guard is the presentation of a Missouri state flag to the youngest member of a deploying unit. Spc. William Allen, 21, of Lathrop, received the Missouri flag at the Afghanistan Agribusiness Development Team's Deployment Ceremony on Jan. 5.The flag will be flown during the deployment and
  • Shining star brightens air power

    The Air Force's newest general officer, brandishing two new sparkling stars, paused as he addressed the 509th Bomb Wing as a general for the first time. "This is Awesome," said Brig. Gen. Garrett Harencak, 509th Bomb Wing commander, who was officially promoted to brigadier general in a ceremony here Jan. 4. Retired Maj. Gen. Jack Catton Jr.
  • Tops In Blue

    Get ready for a fantastic night of free entertainment! Tops In Blue, the premiere entertainment showcase of the U.S. Air Force, will perform its 2007 edition of Tops In Blue musical show entitled "The Fly By" at the Mathewson Exhibition Center on the Missouri State Fairgrounds in Sedalia, Missouri on January 31, 2008 at 7:00 p.m. "It's a
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