Monthly Archives: December 2013

Santa’s helpers spotted at the Spangdahlem post office

Twas several days before Christmas and all throughout Spangdahlem, everyone was busy, especially postal Airmen. Working as Santa’s helpers, these Airmen and volunteers processed more than 185,000 pounds of gifts and holiday cheer! Coming from the North Pole or from … Continue reading

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Oh! Snap! Vol. 8

Wow! Our photojournalists did an amazing job capturing the numerous events around the Spangdahlem community for this week’s edition of Oh! Snap!. See for yourself.

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Been There, Done That: Underground Valkenberg Christmas Market

My wife and I were tired from a busy couple of weeks – we finally mailed out all of our Christmas presents; we’ve been getting our nursery ready for the baby we’re expecting in March; and it’s award season at … Continue reading

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Texas artist’s music lifts Brick House

Neither the cold rain or fear of “Friday the 13th” drove away the more than 50 Saber Airmen and their families who packed the Brick House Dec. 13, 2013, to hear the grooves and tunes of a Texas blues artist … Continue reading

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Oh! Snap! Vol. 7

It’s the holiday season and Sabers are out spreading some holiday cheer. See what they’ve been up to in the latest volume of Oh! Snap! Hamilton Loomis, a blues musician from Galveston, Texas, performed a free concert before more than … Continue reading

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Oh! Snap! Vol. 6

Seasons Greetings everyone! And welcome to Oh! Snap! Vol. 6. We had a full week of activities with a performance from the Harlem Globetrotters, a visit from a Ukranian delegation, a STEP promotion and a community outreach project with St. … Continue reading

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Sainkt Nikolaus, Saber Airmen spread holiday cheer

Sankt Nikolaus, the German version of Santa Claus, visits children on the night of Dec. 5 for Sankt Nikolaus Day. He gives gifts and discusses the good and bad things the children did throughout the year. The children at St. … Continue reading

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The newest Harlem Globetrotter

It started out as just another Wednesday night for seven year old Amanda Rivera Vega. However, her parents, Carol Pabon and Staff Sgt. Michael Rivera Vega, 52nd Medical Support Squadron NCO in charge of medical logistics from Puerto Rico, decided … Continue reading

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Oh! Snap! Vol. 5

Happy Holidays everyone! Welcome to Oh! Snap! Vol. 5. Our Sabers were in true holiday form last week as they participated in everything from Thanksgiving at the Mosel Dining Facility and the AFN Saber Thanksgiving Cooking contest to exploding pumpkins … Continue reading

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