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Default Air Force Logo Sports -- Club championship finishes up golf course season
The Whispering Winds Golf Course Club Championship, the last major golf tournament of the season, was held on Sept. 15 and 16, with thirty-seven golfers competing for prizes and gift certificates. The player in the Championship Flight, who shot the lowest two-day gross score, was crowned the 2006 Club Champion. Brian Hollandsworth played two solid
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2006
CANNON AIR FORCE BASE, N.M. -- Capt. Ryan “Rock” Wartman, left, and Capt. Steven “Amp” Frodsham, 522nd Fighter Squadron pilots, talk Oct. 13 after Captain Frodsham's fini flight – his last at Cannon. Captain Frodsham is the Air Combat Command Instructor Pilot of the Year for 2005 and is heading to Langley Air Force Base, Va. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Airman 1st Class Tiffany Curbeam) Cannon pilot earns ACC flying instructor honors
As a boy, Steven Frodsham was captivated by the model planes his dad displayed in their home. "My father transferred his love of flying to me," said Steven. "He had a bunch of model airplanes in the house and he just always loved military aircraft and aircraft in general, and would take me to air shows all the time." But one of his defining moments
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2006
CANNON AIR FORCE BASE, N.M. -- From left to right: Jenyphr Goldsberry,Tracey Hansen, Amy Gallemore, Sam Daniel, Kristen Cockrum, Stephanie Wolf, Stephanie Bolton and Andrea Ross, get ready to go for a walk as they prepare for the Breast Cancer ‘3-Day event,’ Oct. 27-29, in Dallas. Each member has pledged at least $2,000 for research and awareness programs. For information on how to pledge support  for the walk, call 784-4228. (U.S,. Air Force photo by Greg Allen)
Walking against cancer

0 10/02
2006
Default Air Force Logo Early detection key to breast cancer survival
Breast cancer is almost entirely part of womens' unfortunate domain. According to the American Cancer Society, more than 200,000 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer this year. Less than 1 percent of breast cancer cases are men. In 2005, when 211,400 women were diagnosed with breast cancer in the United States, 1,690 men were diagnosed with
0 10/02
2006
Default Air Force Logo Conversational Language Skills groups take personal language training to new levels
Cannon Library holds free Conversational Language Skills groups from 11 a.m. to noon, Monday through Friday. Languages that are offered are Arabic on Mondays, Spanish on Tuesdays, Chinese on Wednesdays, French on Thursdays and Japanese on Fridays. Individuals who would like to attend these groups, "should at least have some kind of a basic
0 10/02
2006
Default Air Force Logo Cannon firefighters help in Texico blaze
Cannon Fire Department responded to a request to render mutual aid for a 5,500 gallon fuel spill near Texico on Sept. 20. Two Cannon firefighters responded by pulling the base's 1,000 gallon foam trailer to the spill and teamed with Texico and Clovis Fire Departments to lay a foam suppression blanket and contain the spilled diesel fuel. The Cannon
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2006
Senior Airman Airman Bradley Schuster performs post-flight maintenance on an F-16 Fighting Falcon at Balad Air Base, Iraq, Sept. 9. Airman Schuster is deployed from Cannon Air Force Base, N.M., and is assigned to the 332nd Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Chad M. Kellum) Cannon F-16 swap helps maintain mission-ready capability
The 332nd Air Expeditionary Wing replaced its entire F-16 Fighting Falcon fleet this month with aircraft from throughout the U.S to include aircraft from Cannon Air Force Base. The aircraft swap was necessary to maintain a "healthy" force and warfighting capability, said Maj. Leah Fry, 332nd Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Squadron operations
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2006
Default Air Force Logo 27th Services Squadron wins intramural golf championship
Twelve weeks of intramural golf competition came to a close on July 13, with 27th Services Squadron finishing at the top of the standings to win the regular season league title. Services edged 27th Logistics Readiness Squadron by 3.5 points, 27th Communications Squadron finished third followed by 27th Equipment Maintenance Squadron. By virtue of
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2006
Default Air Force Logo Junior golfers tee up at Whispering Winds
The 12th annual Air Combat Command-sponsored U.S. Kids Golf Program, hosted at the Whispering Winds Golf Course, ended July 21. Many of the children were first-time golfers but two weeks of intensive golf instruction, provided them the basics of the sport. Participants in the clinic were assigned by age groups and attended six sessions. The first
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2006
Default Air Force Logo Cannon team readies for three-day cancer walk in Dallas
A group of 10 Cannon women will join thousands of other women and men for the Breast Cancer 3-Day event Oct.27-29 in Dallas to raise money for research and awareness programs. Each member of the team will walk 60-miles in support of the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation. There are 12 similar events nationwide in which participants pledge at
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2006
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