Family Focus Friday

Military Move

Life as a military child can be extremely daunting, especially when it comes to moving with your family. This is why the military offers resources for military children that are moving.
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Photo: Petty Officer 1st Class Sebastian Jenkins, assigned to the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN68), embraces his son at Naval Air Station North Island on Dec 12, 2013 after spending eight months deployed to the U.S. 5th, 6th, and 7th Fleet areas of responsibility. (U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Jasmine Sheard/Released)

Petty Officer 1st Class Sebastian Jenkins embraces his son at Naval Air Station North Island on Dec 12, 2013 after spending eight months deployed to the U.S. 5th, 6th, and 7th Fleet areas of responsibility.
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Happy Holiday From the Dempseys

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, his wife and their grandchildren wish service members and military families a happy holiday season.
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Photo: Senior Airman Trevor Pype, 451st Expeditionary Communications Squadron, cyber transport technician, maintains the Morale Net system at Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan. The Morale Net provides free Internet access to Kandahar airmen and contractors directly supporting the 451st Air Expeditionary Wing mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jack Sanders/ Released)

Traditionally holidays are a time to spend with families and friends. Now even those deployed to Afghanistan have the ability to see their loved ones on the holidays through Morale Net.
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Photo: Sgt. Luis Torres, assigned to Company A, 2nd Brigade Support Troops Battalion, 2nd "Black Jack" Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, bundles up his two-month-old daughter Kaiya, following a redeployment ceremony at Cooper Field, Fort Hood, Texas, Dec. 10. Torres, who deployed for five months, met his daughter for the first time at the redeployment ceremony. (Photo by Sgt. Angel Turner /Released)

Sgt. Luis Torres, assigned to Company A, 2nd Brigade Support Troops Battalion, 2nd “Black Jack” Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, bundles up his two-month-old daughter Kaiya, following a redeployment ceremony at Cooper Field, Fort Hood, Texas, Dec. 10.
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