Air Force Staff Sgts. Kyle Leidholm of the 60th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron and Nicole Leidholm of 60th Air Mobility Wing Public Affairs pose for a family portrait at Travis Air Force Base, Calif., April 6, 2017. In addition to the challenges they face as individual service members, the couple must also contend with issues unique to dual-military couples. Air Force photo by Heide Couch

Dual-Military Couple Tackles Challenges

By 60th Air Mobility Wing TRAVIS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif., May 16, 2017 — The Leidholms are just like any ordinary young family. They get up early to deal with the happy chaos of getting themselves...

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Military families face financial stresses

By Bill Moak, Clarion Ledger Serving your country in the military means a great many things for both those who serve and their families. For those defending our nation around the world, it often...

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Keeping it in the Family

by Bianca Strzalkowski Darian Betancourt wanted to enlist ever since he was a little kid. During his senior year he committed to the decision, but he changed direction on his initial choice after...

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A Lesson in Life Insurance

Death is a complex topic, and not just in an existential manner of speaking. Similar to birth, death involves planning, time and financial resources. Life insurance plays a role in this kind of...

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In Defense of Military Children

by Bianca Strzalkowski April is the Month of the Military Child, an awareness month established to underscore the important role children play in the Armed Forces community. In this issue of Military...