Historians keep finger on historical pulse

Tech. Sgt. James Elmore, 27th Fighter Wing Historian Office, views microfilm of past 27th Fighter Wing events. Cannon historians track two sets of history: Cannon Air Force Base and the history of the 27th Fighter Wing. Janet Taylor-Birkey Most people might not think much goes on in a military history office. After all, they are […]

Johnson, Emil

Emil Johnson, 94, of Portales, died Monday, Jan. 9, 2006, at Roosevelt General Hospital in Portales. He was born Feb. 24, 1911, in Elmore City, Okla., to Dona Belle and George Jefferson Johnson. He grew up on a farm near Elmore City, Okla. He completed his university studies at Tishomingo, Okla. He taught school for […]