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National Guard honors retirees

Staff Reports

The long-time military service and dedication of retired Nevada National Guard soldiers and airmen as well as all military retirees is to be recognized today in Carson City during the annual Retiree Appreciation Day.

The event will include a retiree ceremony honoring the Nevada Army Guard’s 2007 retirees at 1:30 p.m.

Events begin at 10 a.m. and will include a Fallon Naval Air Station commissary lot sale, a morale, welfare and recreation ticket sale, identification card and defense enrollment eligibility updates, and a Hall of Fame retiree awards ceremony.

The ceremony will be held at the Office of The Adjutant General, 2460 Fairview Drive in Carson City.

Vendors on hand to provide information and answer questions are set to include: Tricare Medical and Delta Dental, USAA, Carson City Sheriffs Volunteers, Nevada Highway Patrol, Navy Fleet and Family Support Center, Nevada Veterans Services Office and the Armed Forces Benefit Office.

For information, call the Nevada National Guard family support office at 887-7328.