Debbie Lewis is Retiring

DEBBIE LEWIS is retiring on June 2, 2017 after 37 years of service at Desert High School. Mark Lewis, Debbie’s husband, is compiling notes/thoughts/etc. from family, friends, and students for a book to present to her at graduation. If you would like to give a little something back to the teacher/coach/mentor that has touched the […]

This week in Edwards history

EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- On April 25, 1955, a pharmacy and variety store opened in the Wherry Housing shopping area.

EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. — On April 25, 1955, a pharmacy and variety store opened in the Wherry Housing shopping area. Today, this building is known as Bldg. 7211 and serves as the location of Outdoor Recreation, the Teen Center, a furniture store and dry cleaners. By 412th Test Wing Public Affairs / Published […]

PENCE, Larry M

PENCE, Larry M

Mr. Pence’s obituary appeared in the AV Press Sunday, September 20, 2015 On July 26 2015, the finest man we ever knew left the constraints of this earthly life for eternity. He led a full happy life for 77 years, forty-two of them spent in the Antelope Valley. Larry was born in Lawrence, Kansas and […]

SMITH, Donald H. Duke

Mr. Donald Smith

Mr. Smith’s obituary appeared in the AV Press Sunday, July 26, 2015 SMITH, Donald H. “Duke” Age 91 of Bend, Oregon passed away on July 21, 2015. He was born in Glendale, California May 5, 1924, one of 7 children. He and two of his brothers were in the armed forces during World War II […]

Christopher Leo Chelf (1961 – 2015) – Class of 1979

Chris Chelf

Christopher’s obituary appeared on The Springs Funeral Services Sunday, March 15, 2015 Veteran of the United States Air Force, Christopher is survived by a son, Cody; two daughters, Nicole(Edward) Taylor and Heavenly Chelf; his mother, Sachiko; two brothers, Paul and Michael(Bobbie); a sister, Amy(Thomas) Fournier; a grandson, Eddie Taylor; and a granddaughter, Eva Taylor. Preceded […]