Region 3 2018 Summit-It’s a Wrap!

By Glenda Stephenson, COL, and Donna M. Jarrett, LTC Summit Chairs, 2018 Region 3 Summit The 2018 Region 3 Summit took place in Irving, Texas, at the Atrium Hotel & Suites. The crew of the USS Diamondback from Abilene, Texas, hosted this year’s event, themed as a holodeck getaway with an emphasis on the 25th […]

Retribution Station Honored at R3 Summit

Retribution Station, under the command of CWO5 Michael Denman, set a stellar example for STARFLEET and received numerous Region 3 STARFLEET Marine and Fleet Awards at the Region 3 Summit. They included: Brigade Commanding Officer of the Year: Michael Denman, OIC, 324th MSG, the Watchmen Star of Valor (Brigade NCO (Enlisted) of the Year) R Pernelli, […]

Celebrating Federation Day

By Vice Admiral Lucy Ferron Franck Commanding Officer, USS Zavala Food and fireworks and fun, oh my! The third annual Federation Day Celebration of the USS Zavala took place July 7, 2018. The lovely new home of Zavala CMO Wendy Weston was filled with everything blue and white (Federation Flag colors) for the celebration including […]

STARFLEET Chapters Put on a Show at CONtraflow

Reported by COMM Randolph Allen: USS NEW ORLEANS NCC-57288 DATELINE: STARDATE 201710.08Mere months after the International Conference held in New Orleans, members from the USS CORSAIR, USS NEPTUNE and USS NEW ORLEANS returned to city of Kenner and to the New Orleans Airport Hilton for the commencement of CONtraflow VII. The convention which served as a […]

3BDE Muster Announced

Third Brigade would like to invite all Starfleet members to their 2017 Muster/Wilderness Challenge. Saturday, May 20, 2017, 10am – 8pm(?) Sherwood Forest Faire, McDade, TX Cost $65 – all inclusive! http://3bde2017.eventzilla.net Since the International Conference is within Region Three’s borders; there is no regular scheduled Regional Summit venue where annual awards for both the […]

The Challenger Seven

Chaplain Chris Lovejoy Chaplain, USS Corsair NCC-26556 Chaplain Liaison, Region 3 Today, as I sit here, I reflect on a great tragedy that befell the US and the Space Program; the Challenger Disaster. I was but three years old at the time, but I still feel the weight of it. Seven NASA astronauts gave their lives, […]

Go Beyond Star Trek!

Region 3..The Final Frontier….Chapters in Texas and Louisiana are making their final preperations for the next movie in the franchise, STAR TREK BEYOND. Here are a few of the special events going on. Texas Abilene USS Diamondback will have a table set up at the Century 12 in Abilene on Friday and Saturday to meet and […]

Tank, When He Rolled a Twenty-The use of “Geek’s Cant”

Commodore Tank Clark, SFMD First Officer & Helmsman, USS Regulator NCC-2009 OIC 333rd Marine Strike Group, “Phoenix Squadron” TL, 33rd STARFLEET Rangers, “The Paladins” 3BDE S1 (Personnel and Administration Officer) As many of us do from time to time, I was re-watching an episode of Star Trek the other day.  Specifically, the episode was “Darmok,” […]

USS Corsair Welcomes New Lifeforms to STARFLEET!

It was supposed to be just another routine assignment.  Beam down, scan local floral and fauna with tricorders, maybe tag and bag a sample or two, and then beam back. Then ship scanners picked up some, let’s call then anomalies, which mean the Captain had to check it out as well. In true James T. […]

USS Harlequin Commissioned

I am proud deliver the USS Harlequin, a Sovereign Class Cruiser, STARFLEET registry NCC-75032, into commission as of this date as a STARFLEET Ship of the Line. The Harlequin is a meeting chapter based in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. To Commodore Brian Landry, Herein appointed Commanding Officer of USS Harlequin: You are hereby directed and required […]