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Kristine Candelaria graduates from Air Force Honor Guard

The Journal Kristine Candelaria graduated on Dec. 9 from the U.S. Air Force Honor Guard at the Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling in Washington, D.C. She received the physical fitness award for...

DATE: Jan. 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

Jacob Colcord graduates basic combat training

U.S. Army Pvt. Jacob E. Colcord has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, South Carolina.During the nine weeks of training, Colcord studied the Army mission, history, tradition and...

DATE: Jan. 7, 2016 | CATEGORY: Milestones

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Dolores grad completes basic training

For the Journal U.S. Air Force Airman Dustin L. Rosenbaugh graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas on Dec. 8. Rosenbaugh completed an eight-week...

DATE: Dec. 20, 2015 | CATEGORY: Education

Governor dedicates Colorado’s Gold Star Tree of Honor

Army Spc. George Raymond Geer of Cortez is one of more than 350 Colorado military service members lost in the global war on terror since Sept. 11, 2001. Gov. John Hickenlooper dedicated the state...

DATE: Dec. 13, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Veteran reflects on WWII, atomic devastation

Drafted into the U.S. military at age 18, Bill Saulters said one of the most horrific scenes he ever witnessed was in Hiroshima, Japan. He served there after the atomic bomb was dropped 70 years...

DATE: Aug. 5, 2015 | CATEGORY: Ds - news

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Vet reflects on WWII, atomic devastation

Drafted into the U.S. military at age 18, Bill Saulters said one of the most horrific scenes he ever witnessed was in Hiroshima, Japan. He served there after the atomic bomb was dropped 70 years...

DATE: Aug. 4, 2015 | CATEGORY: Mt - news

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Vet reflects on WWII, atomic devastation

Drafted into the U.S. military at age 18, Bill Saulters said one of the most horrific scenes he ever witnessed was in Hiroshima, Japan. He served there after the atomic bomb was dropped 70 years...

DATE: Aug. 3, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Veterans honored on Pearl Harbor Day

It’s been more than 60 years since the Korean War ended. On Sunday, area veterans involved with the conflict were finally acknowledged. “For years after I got out, nothing was ever said to...

DATE: Dec. 8, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local news

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A family never forgets

It was April 9, 2004, Good Friday, when Marine Lance Cpl. Chance R. Phelps was killed during combat operations in Al Anbar Province, Iraq. At 19, Phelps had been out of boot camp less than a year...

DATE: May 1, 2014 | CATEGORY: Living

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Marines honor man from Cortez

CAMP LEATHERNECK, Afghanistan - A Cortez son, 22-year-old Pfc. Maurice Battle, has been honored as Marine of the Quarter. A food service specialist with 3rd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, Battle...

DATE: Feb. 5, 2014 | CATEGORY: Ds - news

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Marines honor man from Cortez

CAMP LEATHERNECK, Afghanistan - A Cortez son, 22-year-old Pfc. Maurice Battle, has been honored as Marine of the Quarter. A food service specialist with 3rd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, Battle...

DATE: Feb. 4, 2014 | CATEGORY: Mt - news

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Marines honor man from Cortez

CAMP LEATHERNECK, Afghanistan – A Cortez son, 22-year-old Pfc. Maurice Battle, has been honored as Marine of the Quarter. A food service specialist with 3rd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, Battle...

DATE: Feb. 3, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local news