Stories tagged: Brian Newberry
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 29, 2017, 9:52 p.m.
Spokane Public Schools swears in newest board member
Spokane Public Schools newest board member was sworn in Wednesday.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 13, 2017, 9:42 a.m.
Former Fairchild Air Force Base commander joins Spokane school board
Brian Newberry, a former commander at Fairchild Air Force Base is Spokane’s newest school board member.
Sun., July 20, 2014
Col. Brian Newberry: Spokane honors Fairchild AFB
As I leave command this week, I would be remiss to not salute Spokane and the Inland Northwest for the support given Fairchild Air Force Base airmen for over seven …
Sun., June 15, 2014
Star-spangled salute: Fairfield hosts its 104th Flag Day parade
Willean Lindstrom was in her usual spot Saturday, sitting in her son’s car in front of the Fairfield Library to watch the 104th annual Flag Day parade go by. Calling …
Mon., May 6, 2013
Public service planned for Fairchild air crash victims
Fairchild Air Force Base officials said Sunday that they are planning a public memorial service for the first Fairchild crew killed in a tanker plane crash since the beginning of …
Sun., May 5, 2013
Air crew members’ bodies located in Kyrgyzstan
BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan – Search teams on Saturday found the bodies of two American crew members near where their military refueling plane crashed in the rugged mountains of Kyrgyzstan, the emergencies …
Thu., Jan. 24, 2013
This year’s royalty pursuing ‘true nobility’ as crowning nears
When was the last time you wrote a thank-you card? Each of the 14 candidates for Spokane’s Lilac Royal Court has written more than 100 cards while preparing for the …
Wed., Sept. 12, 2012
Something as small as beef jerky can make a big difference to airmen stationed thousands of miles from home. Jessica Davidson learned just how such treats are appreciated Tuesday at …
Tue., Aug. 14, 2012
Fairchild commander hopes to revive air show
The new commander at Fairchild Air Force Base wants to expand military partnerships with Air National Guard units and, with any luck, revive the popular SkyFest air show next year. …