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26th Annual Fire and Ice Festival - Somerset PA

Global/SFC Valve Sponsored Ice Structure pictured above from the 26th Annual Fire and Ice Festival in Somerset, weekend of January 15th.  

Somerset Inc. was founded in 1993 as a part of the National Main Street program to revitalize Somerset's uptown and its economic growth and community.  The organization founded the Fire & Ice Festival in 1994 to draw visitors during what is a typically slower time for businesses.  Each year Global/SFC has sponsored this wonderful event.

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USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN-69) Known as "Ike"

USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN-69) (known informally as “Ike”) is a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier currently in service with the Untied States Navy.  Commissioned in 1977, the ship is the second of the ten Nimitz-class aircraft carriers currently in service and is the first ship named after the 34th President of the Untied States and General of the Army Dwight D. Eisenhower.

Since commissioning, Dwight D. Eisenhower has participated in deployments including Operation Eagle Claw during the Iran hostage crisis in 1980, as well as the Gulf War in the 1990’s and more recently in support of the U.S. military operations in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Currently “Ike” is operating in Atlantic Near Spain.

Information taken from USNI News and Wikipedia


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