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You can visit the pharmacy located in the Base Exchange to safely dispose of your unused prescriptions on Saturday, Sept. 26, from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. D-M Exchange Pharmacy to host drug drop-off
The Davis-Monthan Exchange Pharmacy and the Drug Enforcement Administration will give the public an opportunity to dispose of its expired and unused prescription drugs at the D-M Exchange Pharmacy Sept. 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.This will be the DEA's 10th event within the last five years to help reduce undesirable prescription medications that are
0 9/11
2015
U.S. Air Force Maj. Timothy Grebs, 357th Fighter Squadron former instructor pilot, opens the cockpit after his final flight in the A-10 at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., June 26, 2015. While stationed at D-M, Grebs served as the 355th Force Support Squadron commander, an A-10 instructor pilot, and 355th Fighter Wing executive. During his final flight before retiring from the Air Force, Grebs donned a visor cover which read "Everyone Wants to Be Led." (U.S. Air Force illustration by Airman 1st Class Chris Drzazgowski/Released) Run to the Sound of the Guns…Be a Servant Leader
Many of us have seen the best and worst in leadership throughout the course of our careers as Airmen. Usually we can think of two names, one good and one bad, that personify each bound of the leadership spectrum. This reality leads to the fact that even though we are called to be leaders in military service, not all of us have shown that
0 7/08
2015
Castiel relaxes in the shade during a summer in Tucson, Ariz. Senior Airman Betty R. Chevalier adopted Castiel as a puppy and adjusted to raising a dog in southern Arizona with multiple hazards in the area. (Courtesy photo) Protecting man’s best friend
On January 11, 2013, my coworker's dog gave birth to litter of puppies. In March 2013, I made one of those puppies part of my family. Castiel was only 12 pounds and curious of everything. I always had dogs growing up, but raising a puppy in southern Arizona was a whole new endeavor.Southern Arizona has many hazards that can harm and potentially
0 7/02
2015
Default Air Force Logo EMERGENCY TRAVEL TO THE PHILIPPINES
Military members often wonder why they have to fulfill additional requirements in order to take leave outside the continental United States, whether it's Aircraft and Personnel Automated Clearance system, theater, country clearance or other requirements put in place. Some of the responses I hear on a regular basis are: "It's just leave, not
0 6/26
2015
Default Air Force Logo Emergency Air Force aid - blessing in disguise
During the month of February, plans to have a little fun on a warm Sunday afternoon came to a screeching halt when the front left wheel of my husband's truck started to come loose.Had we continued driving that day, our trip may have ended in disaster. By the time we got it to the repair shop three days later, the wheel had nearly fallen off.That
0 4/10
2015
Default Air Force Logo Preventing sexual assault in the Air Force is our enduring responsibility
As we begin Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month, clear signs point to the progress we have made in combating sexual assault. We can cite encouraging numbers in the areas of prevalence, reporting and convictions; however, this serves as only the beginning of an enduring effort. This effort must continue without pause and we must not lose
0 4/10
2015
Default Air Force Logo Defining moments
The word character has many meanings according to the dictionary...a feature or trait characteristic, moral or ethical quality, qualities of honesty, courage, and to no surprise....integrity. Since it has so many different meanings, it can be made to adapt to so many different types of people. Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the
0 2/17
2015
U.S. Air Force Airman Reanna Byers, 355th Dental Squadron dental assistant, gives a low-five to a child at the Finley Child Development Center at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Feb. 24, 2015. Personnel from the 355th DS visited the CDC to stress the importance of practicing good dental hygiene at an early age. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Chris Drzazgowski/Released) 355th Dental Squadron encourages kids to "Defeat Monster Mouth" with good habits
February is National Children's Dental Health month, and every year, thousands of dedicated dental professionals promote good oral health and healthy eating habits to our children. The 355th Dental Squadron is no exception.Each year the 355th DS reaches out to the base community to educate children on proper dental hygiene by visiting the D-M Child
0 2/17
2015
Arizona Congresswoman Martha McSally speaks during an Air Force Reserve Command's Junior Officer Leadership Development course at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Feb. 8, 2015.  The JOLD course is for lieutenants and captains and focuses on leadership, career development and force management.  (U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class Chris Massey/Released) Representative Martha McSally Speaks to Total Force Junior Officer Leadership Development Seminar
The 355th Fighter Wing, in conjunction with the Airmen of the 610th Command and Control Squadron, hosted The Honorable Martha McSally (Congresswoman for Arizona's Second District), five senior leaders, and 44 Total Force company grade officers (CGOs) from around the world on 5-8 February 2015. Air Force Reserve Command's Professional Development
0 2/12
2015
Lt. Gen. Chris Nowland New Commander addresses Airmen of 12th Air Force
To all of the 12th Air Force Community,Happy Holidays! My wife Kristan, my three children, and I are excited to join this outstanding 12th AF community.  I cannot adequately express how honored and humbled I feel to join this community as the Commander. I certainly appreciate the exceptional efforts of General and Mrs. Charlene Wolters in leading
0 12/12
2014
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