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Holiday card contest brings cheer to base


Last updated 12/22/2020 at 3:43pm

Marcus Hill

Col. Peter Flores, Star Delta commander, left, and Brig. Gen. Christopher Povak, Joint Task Force – Space Defense deputy commander, review a holiday card submitted by the JTF-SD during the holiday card contest Dec. 10 at Schriever Air Force Base. While judges could glance at a card from their unit, to remain fair, they could not provide a score.

SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – The 50th Mission Support Group won the 50th Force Support Squadron's holiday card contest on base earlier this month.

The contest served as a replacement for events canceled by 50th FSS due to the coronavirus pandemic. Airmen submitted entries Dec. 3 and received a 6-by-8 piece of plywood from the 50th FSS to create a festive card. Cards will remain displayed on Falcon Parkway, near the base's fitness center, until Jan. 4, 2021.

"This is an event that was designed to keep [physical] distancing in mind while still trying to bring a little holiday cheer," s...

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