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Mission made possible: Operation Proper Exit

By Staff Sgt. Tina Villalobos 35th Infantry Division CAMP ARIFJAN, Kuwait—Operation Proper Exit, an initiative of the Troops First Foundation, was facilitated by the 35th Infantry Division along with U.S. Army Central Command during its journey through Camps Arifjan and Buehring, while en route through the Middle East in early December. Operation Proper Exit is a driving force for wounded …

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Santa Fe Trail continues throughout the Levant

By Staff Sgt. Jeremy Miller 35th Infantry Division Public Affairs AMMAN, Jordan– A lot can happen over the course of several months. For the Soldiers of the 35th Infantry Division currently serving in the Levant region of the Middle East their overseas rotation has allowed them opportunities to build on the ever-expanding relationship between the U.S. and the Hashemite Kingdom …

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Kansans urged to observe safety precautions for winter weather

Use caution when taking the first step out your door! Ice is accumulating on all surfaces across much of Kansas. The temperatures are frigid and it’s precipitating, a wintry combination that has resulted in hazardous driving and walking conditions. A winter storm warning is in effect until noon for portions of central Kansas. Winter weather advisory is in effect until …

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Task Force Broncbuster hosts Real Men, Real Leaders event

Task Force Broncbuster hosted a Real Men, Real Leaders event Jan. 9 at the Kansas National Guard Readiness Center in Garden City. Real Men, Real Leaders is a mentor program for fifth and sixth graders designed to instill good values and teach life skills to future leaders of the community. The children arrived at 4 p.m. and participated in 10 …

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Richard E. “Bo” Freel Jr.

Retired Sgt. Richard “Bo” Eldon Freel, Jr, 42, of Coffeyville, Kansas entered into eternal rest after injuries sustained during an auto accident on Tuesday, January 2, 2018. Bo was born on July 5, 1975, in Coffeyville, Kansas, to Richard E. Freel, Sr. and Janet (Jennings) Freel. He grew up in Labette County where he was a talented athlete participating in …

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