Thursday, July 17, 2014

PRA Board and Membership Meeting

A PRA Board and Membership meeting has been set.  The meeting is open to PRA Members.  If you want to attend the online meeting, please register.  See the information below to register or you can contact Gene Pennington for registration details.

PRA Board & Membership Meeting - 8/23/14

Join us for a Webinar on August 23

Join us for our Board & Membership Meeting.  This is the 3rd Board meeting for 2014 and the 2nd Membership meeting for 2014.

PRA Board & Membership Meeting - 8/23/14

Saturday, August 23, 2014

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM PDT

After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the Webinar.

System Requirements
PC-based attendees
Required: Windows® 8, 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server

Mac®-based attendees
Required: Mac OS® X 10.6 or newer

Mobile attendees
Required: iPhone®, iPad®, Android™ phone or Android tablet

Space is limited.
Reserve your Webinar seat now at:

Sunday, July 13, 2014

Pennington Pedigrees July 2014 Vol 46 No. 1 Now Available on Website

The Pennington Pedigrees July 2014 Vol. 46 No. 1 is now available on our website for our Members.  Go to and login.  Then go to the Pedigrees web page in the Members-only section.

Note:  This is the last Pennington Pedigrees to be published. Starting now Members are encouraged to submit their articles and material to our two (2) blogs.  The PRA will publish these blogs as articles as they are added.  Then once a quarter, the PRA will publish a newsletter sending it to your e-mail address.

Thanks to our Pedigrees Editor, Melinda Pennington, for another outstanding job!

Sunday, July 06, 2014

CDR William Pennington–VP-16 Commanding Officer During the MG370 Search

During the recent mystery surrounding Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 (MG370), many US Navy personnel were involved.

The Commanding Officer of the entire operation was CDR William Pennington.

To learn more about the national media attention brought to this operation, read this months edition of “Face of the Navy” article.

Click here to read the article.

Thanks to Anne Bailey, PRA Honorary Member for sending me the article.

Tuesday, June 24, 2014 Closing and Moving Content to MyHeritage Website

Because is being closed on September 5, 2014, I would strongly suggest you do NOT add any content after today to our PRA Members-only website hosted by

I'll be sending out messages soon with regards to our plan to move the JFMF and our member's content from our PRA Members-only website hosted by to our website. Our team has been testing the MyHeritage website and we should soon be ready to start formal testing.

IF you have content on our PRA Members-only website hosted by, you may want to download it NOW so you have your personal content on your personal computer.

We are now downloading all the content on our PRA Members-only website hosted by so we'll have it to upload to our website.

Let me know if you have any questions.