Eastern Region

#WhereHeroesWork Wednesday: Tammy Toney, General Manager, JB Andrews and JB Anacostia-Bolling Exchanges

By The Exchange Post / September 13, 2023 /

The Army Veteran and Air Force spouse and mom talks about how the Exchange has helped her develop in her personal life and her career.

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Puerto Rico GM Says She is Honored to be Featured in National TV Ad

By Robert Philpot / September 12, 2023 /

“Being a Veteran and being around the Exchange and the military all my life, it was really very humbling to be part of this experience,” said Andrea Frazier, who manages Exchanges in Puerto Rico and Honduras.

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Puerto Rico GM to be Featured in National TV Ad This Weekend

By Robert Philpot / September 7, 2023 /

In the ad, Andrea Frazier, an Air Force Veteran, talks about how the Exchange serves the military community.

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Exchanges in Hurricane Idalia’s Path Emerge Unscathed

By Chris Ward / August 31, 2023 /

As Tropical Storm (formerly hurricane) Idalia moves offshore from South Carolina, leaving behind heavy winds and rain, Exchanges in the South East and Central Eastern Areas appeared to avoid any damage and were preparing to resume normal business operations.

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South East Area Exchanges Brace for Hurricane Idalia’s Impact and Aftermath

By Robert Philpot / August 30, 2023 /

Exchanges in Florida, Georgia and South Carolina either closed or had limited hours Wednesday morning after Hurricane Idalia made landfall on the Florida Gulf Coast as a category 3 storm.

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Exchange Prepares as Hurricane Idalia Approaches

By Robert Philpot / August 29, 2023 /

Exchange teams are rallying to support the MacDill Air Force Base Exchange, where Hurricane Idalia is expected to make nearby landfall Wednesday morning. The hurricane is expected to generate 8- to 12-foot surges along the Gulf Coast, including the Tampa Bay area, where MacDill is located. Hurricane-force winds and flash flooding are also risks. MacDill…

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Installation Renamings: The Story of Dr. Mary Walker, the Only Female Medal of Honor Recipient

By Robert Philpot / August 25, 2023 /

After more than 80 years under its previous name, Fort A.P. Hill is now Fort Walker. The new name for the installation, which was established as an Army facility on June 11, 1941, six months before the United States’ entry into World War II, honors Dr. Mary Walker, a Civil War surgeon who is the…

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#WhereHeroesWork Wednesday: Ralph Metzler, Fort Myer Main Store Manager, Navy Spouse

By The Exchange Post / August 23, 2023 /

Metzler, who is also an Air Force son, talks the often lifelong bonds that Exchange associates share and more.

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Exchange Director/CEO Recognizes Work of 7 Associates During JBMDL Visit

By Robert Philpot / August 17, 2023 /

Exchanges Director/CEO Tom Shull presented coins to the associates during the Aug. 10 visit to the Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst main store.

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Tyndall Air Force Base Cuts Ribbon on Exchange’s First Hot Head Burritos Location

By Travis Day / August 10, 2023 /

The restaurant has 81 locations in eight states. The Tyndall BX location is the first on a military installation.

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