NASP Energy-A-Thon coming April 22 ... NAS Pensacola MWR is holding an “Energy-A-Thon” sports and workout event April 22, from 9 a.m.-noon at the Radford Center. The Earth Day event will showcase energy conservation through partnering base energy departments with local power utility Gulf Power, NASP Recycling, Starbucks, MWR Aquatics and NASP’s marinas at Sherman Cove and Bayou Grande. Program includes • Zumba at 9 a.m. • Buff at 10 a.m. • Box Mania at 11 a.m. • Spin at 11:15 a.m. • For more information, call 452-9845.
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CNIC: Leadership and culture change are paramount to energy savings By Vice Adm. Bill French Commander, Navy Installations Command
“Shipmates, I need your help and your engagement. Simply put, we’re using too much energy throughout the shore enterprise and we need to make reducing energy one of our top priorities. Make no mistake: energy usage reduction is a strategic imperative. Why? Every dollar we spend keeping lights on, powering personal coffee pots and refrigerators, or putting gas in government vehicles is a dollar that we can’t spend elsewhere on the shore – pier and runway maintenance, CDCs, base security – or, far more urgently, return to the fleet for operations – flying, steaming, and training. We’ve made progress – in the shore enterprise, we used a lot less energy in 2013 than we did in 2003. We’re also making progress in where we get our energy; in 2013, we were able to make or buy a lot of the energy we used in facilities from renewable sources. That’s encouraging, but we’re still have more work to do to
meet the SecNav and CNO’s goals for reducing energy consumption by 2020. Although we’ve made progress, we have a long way to go and I need your help. This is an all hands effort: Sailor, civilian and contractor; flag officer and seaman alike; spouses and families – everyone plays a part. So, what are we doing and what can you do? CNIC, in partnership with NavFac, has invested in highly efficient heating and cooling systems, designing and building energy efficient facilities, special training for energy and facility managers, and advanced energy management systems. Those systems, coupled with smart meters, give us a snapshot of how much energy gets used in a given building and lets us monitor energy use in real time. Monitoring energy helps us see whether we’re meeting our energy goals, but actually meeting those goals is going to take hard work and a significant change in culture. It’s on both fronts where we need you actively engaged.
Blue Angels Rock N Fly March 29 By Jason Bortz NHP PAO
The Blue Angels Rock N Fly Half Marathon and 5K takes place tomorrow, March 29, aboard NAS Pensacola. Approximately 2,500 runners will be participating in the two races. The event is open to everyone to come out and watch and there will be plenty of activities. For more see page 7A.
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Blue Angels return to NAS Pensacola ... The Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron the Blue Angels performed a flyover for their families upon returning to Pensacola March 24, landing to reunite with their loved ones after two months’ absence. “It feels absolutely incredible,” said Marine Capt. Brandon Cordill, slot pilot for the 2014 season. “We’ve been gone for eight weeks and obviously coming home is the best part. We all miss our families ... happy to be home, but it’s only for a short-lived few days before we hit the road and hit south Texas.” Cordill’s wife, two daughters and son welcomed him home from Ontario, Calif. The Blue Angels were in California for the NAF El Centro Annual Air Show, L.A. County Air Show and Auto Club Speedway Flyover. Practice at NASP was held March 26. The Blues will perform a full air show at Pensacola Beach July 12, as well as their Homecoming Air Show Nov. 7-9. Photo by Aly Altonen
Corry cats find temporary home Story, photo by Aly Altonen NASP PAO Intern
The mission to uproot a cat colony on NAS Pensacola has had a “purr”-fect ending. NAS Pensacola Navy Natural Resources, Public Works Department (PWD) and Ham’s Pest Control have been working with Jan Papra and other members of the Escambia County Animal Allies (ECAA) to catch a group of cats that have been roaming the Corry Navy Exchange (NEX) gas station area and the NAS Navy Lodge area. Thirty-five cats have been caught, but there are still more roaming around. “The cat issue is a real difficult, controversial topic; it’s a hot potato,” said Mark Gibson, Navy Natural Resources manager, a cat and dog owner and animal lover himself. Ten cats were caught by NASP and taken to the ECAA, while an-
Jan Papra, member of the Escambia County Animal Allies, gives cat transportee “Larry the Cable guy” some love at the Corry cats’ temporary home in Cantonment.
other 25 were caught by the ECAA members, Gibson said. Unfortunately, one cat had to be euthanized
because it was infected with feline leukemia virus (FeLV), which kills 85 percent of cats with the disease within three years, according to pets.webmd.com. The disease is also transmittable. Gibson strongly disagrees with euthanasia of any animal. “I’m not OK with it, unless it has a disease that would transmit to others,” he said. Keeping the cats alive and healthy is something both base officials and ECAA firmly believed in. That is why NASP cooperated with the ECAA by allowing them to have the cats that were caught. Otherwise, the cats would have been in danger of being euthanized if given to the Escambia County Shelter. The cats had to be transferred to another area. “The Navy policy is clear ... we will not condone cat colonies on Navy property,” Gibson said.
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New Navy training commander visits Navy’s only boot camp Story, photo by Scott A. Thornbloom Naval Service Training Command Public Affairs
The new head of Naval Education and Training Command (NETC) visited Recruit Training Command (RTC), the headquarters of Naval Service Training Command (NSTC) and Training Support Center (TSC) in Great Lakes, Ill., March 19-21. Rear Adm. Michael S. White made his first visit to Naval Station Great Lakes and area training commands since assuming command, Jan. 24, as the 18th commander of NETC, headquartered at Naval Air Station Pensacola. During his visit, he toured RTC’s state-ofthe art facilities and served as the guest of honor at the weekly pass-in-review (PIR) graduation in RTC’s Midway Ceremonial Drill Hall, during which 742 recruits, after completing recruit training requirements, of-
HM1(SW) Jainea Montgomery explains to Rear Adm. Michael White how facilitators communicate with each other during Battle Stations 21, the culmination of eight weeks of training of recruits at Recruit Training Command (RTC) March 21.
ficially became Sailors. “Any trip to Great Lakes to see how we transform young men and women into Sailors is inspiring, motivational and really highlights the quality of our Recruit Divi-
sion Commanders (RDCs) and all those involved in the process,” said White. White said it was just his second visit to Great Lakes, the first time not having an opportunity to see the training at the RTC, the Navy’s only boot camp. “I also had the chance to see several of our “A” schools (designated Navy Enlisted Classification training for ratings after boot camp) and Battle Stations 21 at RTC,” he said. Battle Stations 21 is the culmination of eight weeks of training by recruits. It is a 12hour test of a recruit’s skills in several shipboard scenarios, including firefighting, combating flooding and transporting casualties. It is held on board USS Trayer (BST 21), a 210-foot-long Arleigh Burke-class destroyer replica, the Navy’s largest simulator. White also toured some of RTC’s most distinctive structures including the 173,000-
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Have medical questions? Call the TRICARE Nurse Advice Line Submitted by the Defense Health Agency
Sometimes it is difficult to know if and when to seek medical help for acute health problems, so having professional help at a moment’s notice is invaluable. The Military Health System’s (MHS) new Nurse Advice Line (NAL) for TRICARE beneficiaries does just that. TRICARE beneficiaries enrolled at Naval Hospital Pensacola (NHP) and its 10 Naval Branch Health Clinics will be able to call the NAL toll-free 24 hours a day, seven days a week
starting today, March 28. TRICARE beneficiaries in the continental United States, Alaska and Hawaii will be able to begin using the NAL in late April. The NAL is a team of registered nurses who are available to answer a variety of urgent healthcare questions. They can help you decide whether self-care is the best option, or if it is better to see a healthcare provider. There will always be a live-person on the line to address beneficiary concerns.
The NAL offers a variety of solutions for all TRICARE beneficiaries. For pediatric issues, the NAL will route the beneficiary to a pediatric nurse. If followup is necessary or requested, the NAL will call the beneficiary back to check the child’s status a few hours later. The NAL will make same-day appointments with the beneficiary’s primary care manager (PCM) for TRICARE Prime beneficiaries who are enrolled to Military Treatment Facilities (MTFs). If a
same day appointment is not available, the NAL will re-direct the beneficiary to the closest urgent care center, and advise the PCM that an urgent care referral is needed so the patient does not have to worry about paying any point of service co-pays. All other TRICARE beneficiaries who are not enrolled to a MTF will receive professional health advice about their urgent health concern and when to seek urgent care. When calling the NAL, a customer service representative will verify the beneficiary’s eligibility through the Defense En-
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We need to turn thermostats down in the winter and up in the summer. We need to charge our personal phones and tablets at home. We need to unplug all the personal appliances in offices throughout the Navy. Just like we employ operational risk management when we embark on missions, we need to employ energy risk management before we plug it in or turn it on. Another big part of our culture change is engaged leaders and supervisors and a lot of engaged innovation at all levels. Everyone needs to think of – and then implement – their best practices and new ideas to reduce energy usage. I know of a Sailor who buys pizza for his kids when they turn lights off at his house – I can’t buy you pizza, but we need to involve everyone; this isn’t just a job for the energy managers. Navy Region Northwest is saving significant amounts of energy – and money – by using plasma lighting. These are only two examples but my point is this: we need involvement at all levels and all ideas are worthwhile. Thanks for what you’re doing, stay safe, and remember to think about it before you turn it on.” Onboard NAS Pensacola, Public Works Department (PWD) Energy Team Leader Lt.j.g. Kristi Acuff acknowledged French’s message, adding “Here at NAS Pensacola, we’ve reduced our energy intensity by 21 percent since 2003, but we still have a lot of work to do to reach our goal of cutting our energy use in half by 2020. Vice Adm. French’s message helps to emphasize that this is a team effort: each and every one of us can make a difference. Even the smallest acts of turning the lights off and unplugging unnecessary electronics can add up to real savings.” NASP Public Works Officer Cmdr. Jeff Deviney agreed. “The Navy has invested a substantial amount of money to improve the energy efficiency of our facilities, but without the buy-in of those who live and work in those buildings, we’ll never be able to realize the full potential of these efficiencies,” he said.
Pet owners should be reminded that the Navy policy states individuals should not leave their pets upon leaving the area. “Most of these cats have been dumped by pet owners. The military is no exception to that,” said Gibson. Military service members constantly transfer out of the area, and sometimes pets get left behind. It is prohibited to feed outdoor cats as well as allow pets of any kind to roam freely on Navy land. Base residents should also have their pets microchipped, as that is a requirement too. If base residents or personnel have any questions regarding these procedures, contact the veterinarian office at Corry Station. The office can be reached at 452-6882. As for the Corry cats, they are currently residing and being cared for in a barn located in Cantonment. Papra, who did a majority of the work with ECAA members to successfully relocate the cats, is thankful for the compromise. Now, he and the members of the group are in the process of creating a cat “farm” for all of the cats caught. “The work will be a little bit vigorous, but after it’s all done, we’ll have a safe harbor for the Corry cats and probably a couple more,” Papra said. Work on newly donated land to the ECAA began last Saturday. It is a large job, which consists of clearing land, taking down buildings and building fences. “We’d like to get them down to this refuge where we know we can take care of them and they’ll have a good life,” said Papra. Volunteers are more than welcome to help on Saturdays. Food will be provided, as well as transportation, if needed. Community service credit will also be given. For more information, contact Papra at 292-3338. RTC from page 1
square-foot, three-story physical fitness training facility, Freedom Hall. He also toured other RTC facilities, including the In-processing Center, known as “Golden 13” and named after the first 13 African American Navy officers. He visited the USS Indianapolis Combat Training Pool, USS Chief Fire Fighting Trainer and USS Arizona recruit barracks. The NETC commander said he was very impressed with all the training he observed but mostly he was impressed with the instructors. “I was impressed with the high quality of our instructors and their ability to take what we can provide them with laboratory and training equipment and mold young men and women into highlytrained Sailors,” said White. White added that even though he’s only been the NETC commander for a
rollment and Eligibility Reporting System (DEERS). Beneficiaries with an acute health care concern or question will be connected with a registered nurse that will ask the beneficiary a series of very standard questions to determine the next steps and allow the NAL nurse to provide the best advice possible. Beneficiaries are still encouraged to contact their Medical Home Port Team or PCM, but the NAL is another option for beneficiaries to access the care they need and want in a timely fashion. To access the NAL, once it launches, dial 1 (800) TRICARE (874-2273); option 1.
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few months, he is already looking at how Navy training can become better. “I think the generation of young men and women that are joining our service are certainly more technical savvy than I was when I came in. We want to look at ways to engage and motivate them through the technology they are used to growing up in this century,” he said. RTC is primarily responsible for conducting the initial Navy orientation and training of new recruits. The command is commonly referred to as “boot camp” or “recruit training” and has been in operation at Great Lakes since 1911. Boot camp is approximately eight weeks, and all enlistees into the United States Navy begin their careers at the command. Training includes physical fitness, seamanship, firearms familiarization, firefighting and shipboard damage control, lessons in Navy heritage and core values, teamwork and discipline.
Since the closure of RTCs in Orlando and San Diego in 1994, RTC Great Lakes is, today, the Navy’s only basic training location, and is known as “The Quarterdeck of the Navy.” Today, more than 39,000 recruits graduate annually from RTC and begin their Navy careers. RTC is overseen by Naval Service Training Command (NSTC), headquartered in Bldg. 1, the historic clock tower building on Naval Station Great Lakes, Ill. NSTC (NSTC) oversees 98 percent of initial officer and enlisted accessions training for the Navy. For more news on NETC, visit www.netc.navy.mil. More news on the Navy’s only boot camp, RTC, can be found at http://www.bootcamp.navy.mil/. For more information about NSTC, visit http://www.netc.navy.mil/nstc/ or visit the NSTC Facebook pages at https://www.facebook.com/NavalServiceTraining/.
MWR flea market March 30 ... Shop for bargains at the MWR Giant Outdoor Flea Market from noon to 4:30 p.m. March 30 at the MWR Sport Complex on Highway 98. The market is open to all. For more information, call 452-3806, ext. 3140.
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Naval Air Station, Pensacola, Fla.: A Bicentennial Defense Community Commanding Officer — Capt. Keith Hoskins Public Affairs Officer — Harry C. White The Gosport nameplate pays homage to the 100th anniversary of naval aviation in 2011: the Centennial of Naval Aviation, or CONA. The image on the left side of the nameplate depicts Eugene Ely taking off in a Curtiss pusher bi-plane from the USS Pennsylvania Jan. 18, 1911. While Ely had taken off from the USS Birmingham two months earlier after his plane had been loaded on the ship, the USS Pennsylvania event was the first time a plane landed on and then took off from a U.S. warship.
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I will take my family’s spring break trip ’80s style By Lisa Smith Molinari Military Spouse Columnist
“Don’t crush the groceries!” I yelled as my teenage son smashed the car top carrier lid closed. With everything for our family spring break trip packed, we piled into our salt-hazed minivan and hit the road. I wondered if all this rigmarole was worth it for a few days of so-called vacation. I worked myself into a pre-trip frenzy, making lists, doing laundry, kenneling the dog, getting the oil changed, packing, double checking and packing some more. All that hassle just to spend military leave time stuffing ourselves like sardines into our minivan for 11 long hours. And once we get there, we will be unpacking, making beds, cooking, cleaning and managing the children just like we always do. Same work, different location. Is spring break really worth all this hassle? As we passed through the Naval Station Newport base gate and headed south, I recalled an easier time. It was 1986, and I used my new credit card to buy a spring break trip with my college roommates. I was broke, but
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About the columnist Lisa Smith Molinari, mother of three, has been a military spouse for 20 years (and running). She also writes columns for Military Spouse magazine and a blog at www.themeat andpotatoesoflife.com. She and her family are stationed at Naval Station Newport in Rhode Island. all those Citibank sign up ads around campus promised a $1,000 credit limit, and all I had to do was pay a little bit off each month. “Wow, what a great deal!” I thought in my youthful ignorance.
After curling our bangs, my roommates and I boarded a bus, chartered by Sigma Epsilon Fraternity and headed from chilly Ohio to sunny Daytona Beach, Fla. The frat brothers thoughtfully included a six-pack of Little Kings Cream Ale in the trip package price, just in case the passengers got thirsty on the 14-hour ride south. “Ohmigod,” my roommate exclaimed halfway through Tennessee, “Like, I totally can’t find Lisa anywhere!” “No way!” “Way!” They did not know that I had crawled up in the overhead luggage compartment to sleep off those Little Kings. On the day of our arrival, I promptly burned myself to a crisp laying out on the beach. Later at a belly flop contest at the motel pool, I tried to hide the pain, sipping wine coolers
with my roommates while dancing to “I’ll Stop The World and Melt With You” – a la Molly Ringwald in “The Breakfast Club” – in our stone-washed denim and Wayfarers. We took note of one particular college boy moonwalking in checkered Vans, red Birdwell Beach Britches and a blonde mullet. He was the kind of cool guy who probably drove a Camero. The loudspeaker blared as he climbed the high dive, “Next we have Mad (expletive deleted) Mike from University of Maryland!” We cheered with the crowd, but in the end, his svelte torso was no match for the linebacker from Mississippi State with a gut tinged pink from multiple flawless flops. By the time we boarded the bus for our return to Ohio a
week later, I had sloughed off the first three layers of my skin, lost my Jellies shoes, survived on happy hour nachos, been totally ignored by Mad (expletive deleted) Mike, and maxed out my $1,000 credit limit, totally unaware that I would be paying off the debt for the next eight years. And it was totally worth it. There was something special about the ’80s. Was it the big hair? Orange Julius? Hackey Sacks? Mr. T? New Wave music? Shoulder pads? Hawaiian pizza? The Cosby Show? McDLTs? The Sprinkler Dance? Tri-color pasta salad? Parachute pants? Boom boxes? Frosted eye shadow? Deely-bobbers? Alf? Fried potato skins? A carefree state of mind? Whatever it was, the ’80s were fun. A lot of fun. “Honey,” I asked my husband as we entered the New Jersey Turnpike, “find that ’80s radio station, would you?” The children groaned, and began arguing over whether we were getting lunch at Wendy’s or Chick-filA, but I leaned back in my seat, put on my sunglasses and said, “I think this might turn out to be our best spring break trip ever.” Like, totally.
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Salutations with a bang: The military gun salute By MC1 Tim Comerford Naval History and Heritage Command Communication and Outreach Division
f you’ve ever attended a significant military ceremony, you may not have seen it, but you certainly heard it: the booming report of a military gun salute. Gun salutes have been around for centuries and, as they’ve evolved, shared a common purpose with the hand salute.
Although those origins are not entirely clear, it is believed that both honors were originally intended to show deference on the part of the person saluting to the person being saluted. The honors also demonstrated that the renderer of the salute was for all intents and purposes unarmed – a person using their right hand to salute could not easily wield a sword, and cannons, once fired, required some time to reload. According to the Naval History and Heritage Command, “Early warriors demonstrated their peaceful intentions by placing their weapons in a position that rendered them ineffective.” Additionally, it was once customary for a ship entering a friendly port to discharge its cannons to demonstrate that they
Members of the Navy Ceremonial Guard fire a 17-gun salute in honor of Vice Adm. Robin R. Braun during the Chief of Navy Reserve, Commander, Navy Reserve Force change of command at the Washington Navy Yard Aug. 13, 2012. Photo by MC1 Curtis K. Biasi
were unloaded. The tradition of ceremonially discharging a ship’s weapons has evolved more to show honor rather than subservience or a state of readiness. The U.S. Navy has had a tradition of gun salutes
since its earliest days. On Nov. 16, 1776, the Continental Navy brigantine Andrew Doria captained by Isaiah Robinson fired a salute of 13 guns on entering the harbor of St. Eustatius in the West Indies. A few minutes later,
the salute was returned by nine guns by order of the Dutch governor of the island. The 13 gun salute represented the 13 newlyformed United States and the return salute was the customary salute rendered to a republic. This has been called the “first salute” to the American flag. The first official salute by a foreign nation to the Stars and Stripes took place Feb. 14, 1778, when the Continental Navy ship Ranger, under Capt. John Paul Jones, fired 13 guns and received nine in return from the French fleet anchored in Quiberon Bay, France. Since that time gun salutes have been used at many events. The most famous gun salute is, of course, the 21-gun salute. The first written instruction on the 21-gun salute comes from 1818 U.S Naval Regulations which stated, “When the president shall visit a ship of the United States’ Navy, he is to be saluted with 21 guns.” It may be noted that 21 was the number of states in the union at that time. For a time thereafter, it became customary to offer a salute of one gun for each state in the union, although in practice there was a great deal of variation in the number of guns actually used in a salute. Today, the national salute of 21 guns is fired
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in honor of a national flag, the sovereign or chief of state of a foreign nation, a member of a reigning royal family, and the president, ex-president and president-elect of the United States. It is fired at noon on the day of Washington’s Birthday, Presidents Day and the Fourth of July. On the funeral day of a president, ex-president, or president-elect, and on Memorial Day, a salute of 21 minute guns is fired at noon while the flag is flown at half-mast. Though sometimes mistaken for a 21-gun salute, the three volleys fired at funerals by a fir-
tually reduced down to the front rank of the escort, a standard squad of 13 personnel. With the release of the Navy Landing Party Manual of 1960, the firing party was broken off from the escort formation and the size was reduced down to seven personnel. Currently, at funerals where military honors are rendered and a firing party is present, the team composition may consist of three, five or seven members to fire three volleys. U.S. Naval Regulations instruct that only those ships and stations designated by the secre-
Though sometimes mistaken for a 21-gun salute, the three volleys fired at funerals by a firing party do not constitute a 21-gun salute. ing party do not constitute a 21-gun salute. The custom of firing volleys at a funeral is thought by some to have originated in ancient times in the practice of making loud noises to scare off evil spirits. In the late 19th century in the United States, the custom of firing volleys included the entire escort (of squad, platoon, company or battalion strength). That was even-
tary of the Navy may fire gun salutes. With approval from the secretary’s office, ships and stations may provide gun salutes for naval officers on significant occasions, using the following protocol 17 guns – admiral, 15 guns – vice admiral, 13 guns – rear admiral (upper half), 11 guns – rear admiral (lower half). Currently, all gun salutes are fired at five second intervals.
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Energy checklist helps increase efficiency By Shawn Miller Naval District Washington Public Affairs
ASHINGTON (NNS) – As each of the five pillars of the Naval District Washington (NDW) energy policy build upon one another into a comprehensive strategy, efficiency becomes a keystone in the hierarchy. Energy leaders within Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NavFac) and other NDW commands are teaming up in an effort to improve building and utility infrastructure and vehicles by incorporating technology and management practices in the hopes of saving power and money. One of the main areas being looked at is renovation and construction of high performance and sustainable buildings through the NDW-NavFac Capital Improvements Energy Checklist and the U.S. Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Building Rating System. The energy checklist is a tool to help bridge the gap between more than 40 energy mandates and the end products and services, explained NavFac architect Mike Gala, the checklist leader. Working with the checklist becomes a collaborative process across many disciplines and people from architects and policy makers down to individual installation energy managers (IEMs) in the field implementing the projects.
“I’m helping focus their targets in the earliest phases of the projects so they can better allocate resources-dollars and technology-in the right direction,” Gala said of the IEMs. “We need installation energy managers to help us define what the performance goal is and what that performance target is. This is that collaboration that is really necessary.” The energy checklist is composed of 15 different areas covering various aspects of buildings and systems including efficiency, data measurement and verification, fuel choices, and renewable energy sources, and is continually monitored throughout the life cycle of the project. As goals are continually met and more are set for the future, Gala adapts the checklist as time passes to ensure it meets the changing needs in NDW. “It’s an ongoing process and it’s a live document, so as criteria changes, I’m updating the energy checklist,” he said. The checklist is not automatically used in every energy project, however. Depending on the scope and scale of an energy project, the checklist may
Onboard NAS Pensacola Corry Station, when the new Center for Information Dominance (CID) Unaccompanied Housing “A” School (bachelor enlisted quarters) opened Sept. 20, 2013, it achieved Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification. Photo by Mike O’Connor
not always be necessary, Gala explained. Some smaller projects might only need to renovate certain key components within a building or system without necessitating the broader strokes of the checklist. The true power of the checklist, Gala said, is when architects and energy personnel are able to affect a broader range of projects, such as constructing all new infrastructure that incorporates LEED certifications. “Our focus with the energy checklist is really high performance buildings,” said Gala of smarter and more efficient structures. That focus expands beyond
simply building the framework and systems, and delves into the monitoring of the building’s performance to help evaluate processes and adapt if necessary. While many of the smarter systems may cost more up front during construction, having the data to prove the eventual energy savings helps to justify the extra initial funding, Gala said. “It’s a very cyclical relationship,” he noted. After architects design the systems, the IEMs are the fieldlevel experts in providing the data and feedback crucial to maintaining that relationship. Having many different people involved in the collaborative process of the checklist is
beneficial because it prevents “stove-piping” of people and resources into competing forces, Gala said. While implementation often poses the biggest challenge, the checklist helps focus efforts and work toward the ultimate goal of building the NDW energy strategy. “It’s helping you navigate all those mandates and all those requirements in a multidiscipline approach,” he said. “The ultimate goal is to reduce our energy footprint.” For more news and information from around NDW, visit www.facebook.com/ NavDistWash and www. navy. mil/ local/ndw/.
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ITT expo to bring travel information to NAS Whiting Field personnel By Jay Cope NAS Whiting Field Public Affairs
ore than 40 representatives from leisure and recreation companies will converge on Naval Air Station Whiting Field April 11 for the second annual NASWF Travel Expo. The three-hour event offers members of the Whiting community a chance to speak to agents and learn more about the various recreational activities in the Southeast. Hotels, amusement parks, nature preserves, adventure activities, resorts, museums, and other types of recreational opportunities will be represented during the expo. “We have a wide variety of attractions from Louisiana to Georgia to Central Florida,” Marcy Allen, the ITT manager said. “Customers get an opportunity to speak with (representatives from) all sorts of attractions. There should be something here for everyone.” Last year’s expo was a tremendous success for a first-year endeavor, and more than 300 people attended the event. That success earned NAS Whiting Field increased interest from the vendors and a better time slot. The 2013 expo was the final one on the Northwest Florida swing and came after a show much farther east. Many vendors elected to bypass the show due to the added
travel. This year’s show is benefitting from a more logical time-frame, the day after NAS Pensacola’s show. There could be as much as a 50 percent increase in the number of vendors attending. Vendors already confirmed include: Sandals, Universal Orlando, Wonderworks Panama City Beach, Daytona Raceway, Military Resort Rentals, Medieval Times Dinner and Tournament, Historic Westville, Hilton Garden Inn New Orleans, Georgia Aquarium, Crowne Plaza Tampa Westshore, Buena Vista Suites, Armed Forces Vacation Club, Alpine Helen CVB, Adventures Unlimited, Legoland and many more. Allen and Cynthia Myers, the entire complement of the ITT office, worked diligently for the past several months to ensure the event is positive for both the vendors and for the event attendees. It is a struggle for such a
small office to host a large-scale event of this nature (most ITT offices hosting expos have four to eight employees), but feedback from the first year was complimentary and the ITT team is using the information to help prepare for this year’s program. “The response last year was overwhelming,” Allen said. “Many of these vendors only know a little about the base, but the ones who came last year helped spread the word. We want this to be something that the people at Whiting can look forward to every year.” The layout of the vendors in the atrium will change significantly due to the larger numbers, but much of the format will remain the same. Guests will be provided a “passport” when they enter. The passport has spots for each of the vendors, and as an attendee speaks with a representative
Information Tickets and Travel (ITT) Manager Marcy Allen speaks to one of the vendors before the 2013 travel expo at Naval Air Station Whiting Field. More than 300 people attended the last expo, and Allen is hoping for even more this year when the travel expo comes back to NAS Whiting Field April 11. Photo by Jay Cope.
from the leisure activity, the passport will be stamped. After completing the circuit, the passport can be dropped in a basket before exiting. As an incentive to complete the circuit, companies donated more than $7,000 in door prizes. Prizes vary from lodging accommodations at various hotels, tickets to attractions, to gift baskets. Winners will be drawn from completed cards drawn from the basket, and they do not need to be present to win. Given the unique nature of Training Air Wing Five’s mission and the short duration during which students are able to learn the area, an event like this provides an invaluable opportunity to
present a lot of information and literature in a very short period of time. Students make up more than one-third of the population of NAS Whiting Field, and many are only here for a few months of intensive study. Recreation time is limited, and Allen wants to make sure that their opportunities are maximized. “Students just don’t have the time to research what is available to them in the region. They come in to our office all the time and ask ‘What can I do?’ and we help them plan their time off. The expo will give them a chance to speak with 40 to 50 travel attractions in one day,” she said. If Allen has one goal, it is to try to give the ven-
dors exposure to the people on the base and help them understand how important NAS Whiting Field is. Of course, increasing turnout to the event wouldn’t hurt either. Three hundred was a strong number for a first-year program, and equitable to much larger bases, but she would still like to encourage more people to attend. “I want them to be amazed by the tremendous personnel we have on the base and to see how eager they are for the information,” Allen stated. “This is one of the most beneficial services we are able to provide each year, and I really hope that people on both sides of the aisle can enjoy it.”
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Charity golf tournament scheduled
Pen Air Federal Credit Union will present its 14th annual Pen Air FCU Charity Golf Tournament March 28 at the A.C. Read Golf Club to benefit the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society (NMCRS). There will a 12:30 p.m. shotgun “scramble” tournament start. In the past 14 years, Pen Air FCU has raised more than $400,000 through the tournament. The funds raised this year will be used to make interest-free loans to military personnel and their families. The top ten teams will be awarded team prizes and participants may win door prizes as well as a car “hole in one” prize. Lunch will be served prior to the start at 11 a.m. with registration/check-in beginning at 10:30 a.m. It is recommended to pre-register by either visiting https://penair.org/NMCRS GolfTournament or by calling Patty Veal at 5053200, ext. 3413.
VMI Glee Club to sing at chapel
Members of the Virginia Military Institute (VMA) Glee Club are scheduled to sing during the Protestant worship service at 10:15 p.m. March 30 at the Naval Aviation Memorial Chapel, Bldg. 1982. The 36-voice chorus sings a wide range of music from popular to spiritual. They are under the direction of Col. John Brodie. For more information, call 452-2341 or go to http://www.vmi.edu/Content.aspx?id=15939.
NEX book signing to be rescheduled
A book signing by retired Navy Capt. Frank Hamrick announced for March 28 at the Pensacola Navy Exchange has been postponed. It will be rescheduled for a later date. Hamrick recently released a book titled “Just Call Me Frank.” For more information, call 453-5311.
PSC job fair scheduled in Century
Pensacola State College’s Century Center has scheduled a job fair from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. today, March 28. The center is located at 440 E. Hecker Road, next to Century Elementary School. Among the participating employers are Aerotek Staffing, Buffalo Rock Co., Ingalls Shipbuilding, Landrum Staffing, Escambia County Sheriff’s Department, Home Depot, Lowe’s, Century Health and Rehabilitation Center, Secorp Industries, Hancock Bank and West Corp. For more information, call Student Job Services at 484-1654.
Tennis competition taking place
Runners getting ready to rock Local commands are teaming up to present the first Blue Angels Rock N Fly Half Marathon and 5K (3.1 miles) tomorrow, March 29, aboard NAS Pensacola. Approximately 2,500 runners will be participating and all proceeds from the event will support the Navy Marine Corps Relief Society and the 2014 Pensacola Area Navy Ball. The event is open to everyone to come out and watch and there will be plenty of activities to entertain spectators and runners. Both races will kick-off at 8 a.m. on Radford Blvd. (near the Starbucks) with a flyover. While there will be awards for top finishers in different age groups, the race is more about having fun than competition. Runners will hear music from classic rock to modern pop. After the half marathon, runners and spectators will be entertained with performances by local Pensacola bands. There will be a mullet and best dressed rocker contests. Race day registration for the half-marathon is $80. Race day registration for the 5K is $45. For more information, go to www.runrocknfly.com. noon tomorrow, March 29, at the Santa Rosa County South Side Service Center, 5819 Gulf Breeze Parkway in Midway. Amnesty Day is not a recycle day, but a special day for disposal of household hazardous waste. Residents also can dispose of hazardous household waste at no charge year round from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday at the Household Hazardous Waste Center located at the entrance of the Central Landfill, 6337 Da Lisa Road in Milton. On Amnesty Day, citizens can dispose of up to five gallons each at no cost: engine and cooking oil, gasoline, paint, antifreeze, oil filters; lubricants, greases, solvents, pesticides, fertilizers, batteries, helium tanks, propane bottles, pool cleaners, household cleaners, computers, cathode ray TV’s, monitors, printers, fax machines, DVD/DVR players, typewriters, copy machines, battery backups, fluorescent lights, and fire extinguishers. These are all items should never be thrown out with your household garbage. Residents will be required to remove items from their vehicle. Containers larger than five gallons will not be accepted. Tires, scrap metal, limbs, yard debris, or household garbage will not be accepted as part of Amnesty Day, but may be taken to the Central Landfill in Milton at a minimal charge.
The 11th annual Pensacola Open Wheelchair Tennis Championship is scheduled through March 30 at Roger Scott Tennis Center as part of the NEC Wheelchair Tennis Tour. Defending men’s champion, Argentine Gustavo Fernandez, is returning along with 2013 women’s Dutch champion Marjolein Buis. Wheelchair tennis has the same rules as able-bodied tennis except the player is allowed two bounces of the ball. The Pensacola Open offers various draws (Open, A, B, C) allowing all players a chance to compete at a competitive level. Attendance is free to the public. For more information go to www.pensacola open.com.
Models wanted for NEX fashion show
Annual ‘Cabaret’ has circus theme
Trauma training program scheduled
Male and female models of all shapes and sizes are needed for an upcoming spring fashion show at the Navy Exchange Mall, 5600 Highway 98 West. The show is scheduled for 1 p.m. April 5. No purchase necessary to model. If you would like to participate, sign up in the customer service department or call 458-8254 or 453-5311.
Pensacola Little Theatre’s annual fundraising event, “Cabaret,” is scheduled for 7 p.m. tomorrow, March 29. at the Pensacola Cultural Center. This year’s event, “Circus Nouveau,” will feature five venues decorated with circus themes. The event also will feature entertainment, carnival games and gourmet goodies. Ticket prices are $50 to $75. For tickets, call 4322042, or go to www.pensacolalittletheatre.com. You can also visit the PLT Box Office at 400 South Jefferson Street. This event is for 21 and older. For additional information, call 434-0257.
A training program is scheduled for 6 p.m. April 3 for people interested in becoming volunteers with Trauma Intervention Programs, which teaches citizens how to give emotional and practical support to traumatized people immediately after tragedy strikes. The classes will be held at the Pensacola Police Department, 711 N. Hayne St. The course takes 30plus hours and concludes April 12. For more information, go to www.tip-ser.org or call 612-1068.
Symphony gala features Ashley Brown
A Zumbathon to benefit the American Heart Association Go Red for Women is scheduled for 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. March 30 at the Corrine Jones Community Center at Sanders Beach. Doors open at 2:15 p.m. Minimum donation is $10. Guest speaker will be Dr. Thabet Alsheikh of Baptist Hospital Cardiology Consultants. Raffles and other activities are also planned. Dress in red. A best sparkle and shine outfit contest is scheduled. Bring water, a towel, a friend and a love for dancing and exercise. For more information, contact Catherine Vick by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 341-6153.
Limited seating is available for “An Evening with Ashley Brown,” a Pensacola Symphony Orchestra gala scheduled for 6 p.m. tomorrow, March 29, in the ballroom at Crown Plaza Pensacola Grand Hotel. The event will feature a cocktail reception and silent auction, followed by a gourmet dinner and live auction, and it will conclude with a solo performance by Brown accompanied on piano. The annual gala is the symphony’s major fundraising event each season. All proceeds will benefit educational activities and programming. For more information, call 435-2533.
Drop off hazardous household waste
Residents of South Santa Rosa County can dispose of household hazardous waste at no charge without having to drive to the central landfill in Milton during an Amnesty Day event from 8 a.m. to
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PSC online registration opens April 1
Pensacola State College online registration opens April 1 for summer and fall term classes. On-campus registration is available at all locations from 8
a.m. to 6 p.m. on May 7- 8 and May 12-13, as well as 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 9. Summer classes begin May 12 and fall classes begin Aug. 18. To apply or register online, go to www.pensacolastate.edu.
Scholarship applications available
Applications are available for the Pensacola Pledge Scholars program, which is open to public high school seniors who live in Pensacola city limits. Established by Quint and Rishy Studer, the program awards Pensacola State College students $1,200 per year and University of West Florida students $2,000 per year. May 1 is the deadline to submit all scholars application materials. Scholarship recipients will be announced beginning in June. For more information, go to pensacolastate.edu or uwf.edu/pensacolapledge.
LSU alumni group dishing up crawfish
The LSU Alumni Panhandle Bayou Bengals (PBB) will present the 2014 Crawfish Boil from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. April 26 at Shoreline Park South, 800 Shoreline Drive in Gulf Breeze. The event will feature Cajun and Zydeco music. The menu includes boiled crawfish, corn, potatoes, jambalaya and soft drinks. Food will be served at 2:30 p.m. Cost is $30 for members (mail check payable to PBB to P.O. Box 1981, Pensacola, FL 32591-1981 by April 16). Cost is $35 for nonmembers at the door while the food lasts. Proceeds from the event benefit the PBB scholarship endowment. For information, call 773-9583 or (251) 9780279. Or e-mail LSUPanhandle@hotmail.com.
Perdido Key festival to be April 4-5
Get “a taste of Perdido” April 4-5 during the Perdido Key Wine and Art Festival outside the new Visitor Information Center, 15500 Perdido Key Drive. The event, complete with arts and crafts vendors and live music, will be held inside and outside the new Visitor Information Center, 15500 Perdido Key Drive. A VIP event, which will feature art, craft vendors and live music, is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. April 4; cost is $25 each or $45 per couple. Admission is free from noon to 8 p.m. April 5 when people can enjoy more food and live music. For $15 you will receive a souvenir glass and tickets to taste five wines. For tickets, go to www.PerdidoWineandArts.com. For more information, go to www.visitperdido.com or call 492-4660.
Teens can audition for roles in play
The Southeastern Teen Shakespeare Company (SETSCO) will hold auditions for its upcoming production of “The Taming of the Shrew” at 2 p.m. April 12 in the large meeting room of the West Florida Public Library, 239 North Spring St. Actors ages 13-19 are eligible to audition for supporting roles in the show. Lead roles will be filled company members. No experience is necessary to audition. Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script. Information about roles available, performance dates and rehearsals can be found on the group’s web site. For more information, go to setsco.org.
April 5 child safety event announced
KlaasKids Foundation and Hill-Kelly Dodge Chrysler Jeep are presenting a print-a-thon event to promote and educate families about child safety from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Apri 5 at Hill-Kelly Dodge Chrysler Jeep, 6171 Pensacola Blvd. Each participating child will receive a comprehensive packet of child safety tools. Foundation founder Marc Klaas is scheduled to be present. As a service to the community Hill-Kelly Dodge Chrysler Jeep is underwriting this program so that there is no charge to families. For more information, call 476-9078.
Foster care to be topic at breakfast
Ken Hair, the president and CEO of Children in Crisis Inc., will give a presentation and provide an update on the region’s latest foster care initiatives at the Greater Pensacola Chamber’s Gopher Club breakfast from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. April 1 at the Pensacola Bay Center, 201 East Gregory St. Based out of Fort Walton Beach, Children in Crisis is a nonprofit organization that assists abused, neglected and abandoned children in Escambia, Santa Rosa, Okaloosa and Walton counties who are in need of a home. The Gopher Club breakfast is open to the public, but registration is required. The cost for chamber partners is $15, and the cost for the public is $25. Registration deadline is noon March 31, and walkins will be charged an additional $5 at the door. Register online at PensacolaChamber.com/events. For more information, call 438-4081.
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NAS Pensacola FFSC kicks off Sexual Assault Awareness Month By Rachel Phillips and Anne Ballensinger NASP Fleet and Family Support Center
What is Sexual Assault Awareness Month? Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM) takes place every April and is observed across the country, in both civilian and military communities. One of the main goals is to increase awareness about the long-lasting and far-reaching after effects of sexual assault and to support the victims and survivors of sexual assault crimes. The month was first celebrated nationally in the United States in 2001. It was born out of the “Take Back the Night” movements of the 1970s when, in England, groups of women would get together and march the streets as a protest to the violence they encountered during their walks on public streets at night. The first “Take Back the Night” events in the United States were held in San Francisco and New York in 1978. Out of this movement, Sexual Assault Awareness Week was born in the late 1980s. Many sexual assault coalitions would plan their awareness events for April and by the 1990s there was enough national interest to designate an entire month to sexual assault awareness events. In 2000, the Resource Sharing Project and the National Sexual Violence Resource Center researched the various coalitions and found teal to be the preferred color and April the desired month for Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM). This April, the Department of Defense observes its 10th annual SAAM with the theme “Live Our Values: Step Up to Stop Sexual Assault.” The theme reinforces personal and unit commitment to living the core values of professionals: integrity, trust, dignity, respect, fidelity and courage. Living our values motivates people to work toward an environment where values, commitment and respect define how people treat each other in every interaction. Stepping up reminds everyone that each person plays an important role to prevent and respond to sexual assault. As members of the military community, everyone must intervene to stop inappropriate behavior and report crimes. Stopping sexual assault is the goal. In order to prevent sexual assault, no member of the DoD community can tolerate, condone, or ignore an environment where sexist behaviors, sexual harassment or sexual assault are present. Everyone must do their part to ensure all service members are treated with dignity and respect. The NAS Pensacola community will present many awareness events across the installation, including: April 1, 10 a.m. – Sexual Assault Awareness Month proclamation signing at Fleet and Family Support Center. April 3, 8 a.m. and 10 a.m. – “Can I Kiss You?” Presentation at the NASC Auditorium (base theater), Bldg. 633. (See your SAPR command POC to reserve seats). April 8-10, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. – Sexual Assault Prevention and Response information tables at NAS Pensacola NEX. April 25 – The Second Annual Amazing SAPR Race (see your SAPR POC to sign up your team for this interactive event). For more information on SAAM or the Sexual Assault Prevention and Response (SAPR) program, call the FFSC at 452-5990.
Sailors and Marines gather on the flight deck of the multipurpose amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) to form a teal ribbon in support of Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Photo by MC3 Hannah Wilhide
Navy announces SAAM 2014 theme From Chief of Naval Personnel Public Affairs
WASHINGTON (NNS) – The Navy announced the 2014 Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM) theme of “Live Our Values: Step Up to Stop Sexual Assault” and issued guidance to focus efforts on awareness and prevention of sexual violence in NavAdmin 066/14 released March 20. The goal of the month is for individual commands to pause and reflect on what the Navy has accomplished over the past year with regard to sexual assault prevention and response and to look into the future as to how we can continue to eradicate this crime from our ranks. Commands are empowered to take ownership of this problem. “Navy’s recognition of SAAM 2014 is a component of our efforts in the 21st Century Sailor Office to build a resilient Navy community and will use the theme ‘Live Our Values: Step Up to Stop Sexual Assault’ to highlight bystander intervention and accountability,” said Rear Adm. Sean
Buck, director, 21st Century Sailor Office. “We’d like Sailors to take the first half of the month to reflect on the efforts we've put in place this past year and how we’ve tackled sexual assault. The second half of April will focus on Sailors dedicating themselves to be active bystanders – to step up and intervene in potentially destructive situations.” In addition to asking Sailors to sit down and talk about sexual assault prevention, commands are encouraged to organize any number of events to highlight the awareness and prevention of sexual assaults. Some of the suggested events include hanging ribbons on trees around base, hosting “meet your sexual assault response coordinator (SARC) and victim advocate” events, organizing skits at the local base theater and other such activities to raise awareness during the month of April. “In the past few months of traveling to meet the fleet, I’ve noticed that Sailors themselves are stepping up and taking charge,” said Buck. “I encourage you to continue to look out for your shipmates and step up to stop
sexual assault.” Sailors can also find information, references and resources at www. sapr. navy.mil to help them determine how they would like their individual command to observe this month. The website also includes resources for victims of sexual assault to reach out and get help. Sexual Assault Prevention and Response (SAPR) is an important element of the readiness area of the 21st Century Sailor Office which consolidates a set of objectives and policies, new and existing, to maximize Sailor personal readiness, build resiliency and hone the most combat-effective force in the history of the Navy. The Department of the Navy is working aggressively to prevent sexual assaults, to support sexual assault victims and to hold offenders accountable. For more information, read NavAdmin 066/14 at www. npc. navy. mil and go to www.sapr.navy.mil and click on SAAM 2014. For more news from Chief of Naval Personnel, visit www. navy. mil/ local/ cnp/.
“We’ve created changes in our reporting, investigative, and adjudicative procedures – changes which have earned critical trust and resulted in increased reporting, which deepen our understanding. No one should serve in fear. Don’t be afraid to report if you’ve been a victim of sexual assault. Together, we will work to protect victims of sexual assault and hold perpetrators appropriately accountable.” – Rear Adm. Sean Buck, director, 21st Century Sailor Office, remarks to editorial board of San Diego Union-Tribune, San Diego, Jan. 15, 2014.
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CID’s Winters is NMCRS Volunteer of the Quarter By Sarah Overton NMCRS Publications Coordinator
student at NASP Corry Station Center for Information Dominance (CID) was recently named the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society’s (NMCRS) Pensacola office Volunteer of the Quarter for streamlining operations and driving sales at the NMCRS Corry Station Thrift Shop.
ITSN Bradley Winnters, right, stands with NASP Center for Information Dominance (CID) CO Capt. Susan Cerovsky as he’s named NMCRS Volunteer of the Quarter at a recent recognition ceremony. Photo by Gil Chase
All shop proceeds are returned directly to NMCRS, so the significant increase in uniform sales directly benefits Sailors, Marines and their families. ITSN Bradley Winters visited the thrift shop’s military uniform store as a customer last fall, and was perplexed to discover a huge quantity of uniforms stored in garbage bags in a back closet, instead of stocked and accessible to customers. He made it his personal mission to sort and organize the bags of uniforms, neatly stock the uniform store with the additional merchandise, and provide expert assistance to Sailors who visited the store. His efforts led to an overnight spike in uniform sales. “Our uniform store has never looked so good, and we are absolutely thrilled with his initiative and dedication,” said Mark Harden, the Pensacola director of NMCRS. Harden called Winters an “exceptional example” of a volunteer Sailor. The Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society relies heavily on volunteers to staff offices and thrift shops worldwide, but the society sees very few active-duty service members volunteer. Winters manages to help despite his demanding “C” School schedule. “Helping people just feels natural to me,” Winters said. “Volunteering at the thrift shop is so rewarding, because of the variety of people I am able to help. I see fellow students looking for everything from boots to covers, new pilots hunting for expensive insignias, and service families needing appropriate uniform items for a service member’s burial. Being able to help everyone meet their needs, whatever those needs may be, is deeply satisfying.” Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society volunteers in the Pensacola area provided more than 26,000 hours of service to Sailors, Marines and their families in 2013. To find out more about volunteering with NMCRS, contact Ginny Goodman at 452-2300.
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Tax deadline approaching: Here’s where to get help By Janet Thomas Gosport Staff Writer
If you have not done your taxes yet, help is available. The NAS Pensacola Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) center, which is located in Bldg. 680, Room 225 (121 Cuddahy Street), is scheduled to be open through the April 15 tax deadline, according to ABE1 Eric Zienzant. The phone number to reach the center is 452-2209. Hours of operation are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. Tuesday hours are 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Clients should note that the hours are subject to change.
The Navy tax assistance program assists military members and their dependents with filing tax returns free of charge with the help of volunteers trained and certified by the IRS. The self-service office is equipped with computer stations where clients can prepare their own tax returns online. Here is what you need to bring: All forms, W-2s and 1099s; any information regarding other income; information regarding deductions and credits; Social Security cards; proof of identification; bank information; if married and filing jointly, spouse must be present to sign the return. For more information on the
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Navy’s tax assistance program, go to http://www.jag.navy.mil/ organization/code_16_tax_ info.htm. Other Navy tax assistance sites are listed on the web site as being located at the Naval Air Technical Training Center and the Naval Aviations Schools Command aboard NAS Pensacola and at the Center for Information Dominance at NASP Corry Station. Military OneSource offers web-based tax filing. There is no cost for the service, which allows you to complete and electronically file return. For more information, call (800) 342-9647 or go to www. militaryonesource.mil.
United Way of Escambia County is offering free in-person tax assistance to all area residents through the VITA program. Locations include: • Pensacola State College (Pensacola Campus), 1000 College Boulevard, (Bldg. 17, Room 1715) from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday-Friday. • Pensacola State College Milton Campus, U.S. 90, Milton (campus library) from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday and by appointment on Thursday. For information, call 484-4450. • Pathways for Change Family Center, 2050 West Blount St., from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday.
For more information about the United Way of Escambia County’s VITA program, dial 2-1-1 or call 434-3157. The AARP Foundation TaxAide offers free help for taxpayers with low and moderate income, with special attention to those age 60 and older. Locations include: • West Florida Public main library, 239 North Spring Street, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday and Saturday. For more information, call 436-5060. • Southwest Branch Library, 12248 Gulf Beach Highway, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday. For more information, call 453-7780.
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Fans filled the stadium throughout the 2013 season. Photo from Pensacola Blue Wahoos
Time to play ball for Wahoos Season kicks off with game against Reds From the Blue Wahoos
The Pensacola Blue Wahoos are kicking of the 2014 season today, March 28, with a soldout exhibition game against the Cincinnati Reds. Quint Studer, owner of the Blue Wahoos, said the longstanding history of baseball in Pensacola was part of the inspiration for the match up. The last time a Major League Baseball (MLB) team played in Pensacola was April 3, 1958, when the Chicago White Sox played the St. Louis Cardinals. “I have loved hearing from people who remember a halfcentury ago when they had the chance to see Major League
Details • What: Pensacola Blue Wahoos. • When: Season runs from April through early September. • Where: Pensacola Bayfront Stadium. • For more information: Call 934-8444, or go to blue wahoos.com.
players play in Pensacola. Having a double-A affiliate team in Pensacola, the highest level of professional baseball in the city’s history, continues to open up opportunities and experiences that were previously not available to the community,” Studer said. The game will also kick off the 2014 season ticket sales for the Blue Wahoos – the doubleA affiliate for the Reds. The
team is scheduled to play 140 regular-season contests between April 3 and Sept. 1, including 70 at home at Pensacola Bayfront Stadium. The first game of the regular season is scheduled at the stadium for 6:30 p.m. April 3 against the Tennessee Smokies. Season tickets packages are available at bluewahoos.com, at the stadium window (hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday) or by calling 934-8444. Individual tickets for the 2014 season range from $6 to $18. Monday through Saturday games will begin at 6:30 p.m. First pitch will be at 4 p.m. on Sundays. Admission is free for children 2 and younger, but they must be accompanied by a paying adult. Note: If you want a child to have their own seat, then a ticket is required.
At the movies FRIDAY
“Pompeii” (3D), PG-13, 5 p.m.; “Son of God,” PG-13, 7:30 p.m.; “Robocop,” PG13, 5:30 p.m.; “3 Days to Kill,” PG-13, 8 p.m.
“The LEGO Movie” (3D), PG, noon; “Pompeii” (3D), PG-13, 2 p.m.; “Son of God,” PG-13, 4:30 p.m.; “The Monuments Men,” PG-13, 7:30 p.m.; “The LEGO Movie” (2D), PG, 3 p.m.; “3 Days to Kill,” PG-13, 5:30 p.m.; “Non-Stop,” PG-13, 8 p.m.
“The LEGO Movie” (3D), PG, noon, 2:30 p.m.; “Pompeii” (3D), PG-13, 2 p.m.; “Robocop,” PG-13, 4:30 p.m.; “Son of God,” PG-13, 7 p.m.; “Winter’s Tale,” PG13, 12:30 p.m.; “The LEGO Movie” (2D), PG, 3 p.m.; “Non-Stop,” PG-13, 5 p.m.; “3 Days to Kill,” PG-13, 7:30 p.m.
“Endless Love,” PG-13, 5 p.m.; “3 Days to Kill,” PG-13, 7:10 p.m.; “The Monuments Men,” PG-13, 5:10 p.m.; “About Last Night,” R, 7:30 p.m.
“The LEGO Movie” (2D), PG, 5 p.m.; “Son of God,” PG-13, 7 p.m.; “Winter’s Tale,” PG-13, 5:10 p.m.; “Non-Stop,” PG-13, 7:30 p.m.
“Pompeii” (2D), PG-13, 5 p.m.; “Son of God,” PG-13, 7:10 p.m.; “About Last Night,” R, 5:10 p.m.; “The Monuments Men,” PG-13, 7:30 p.m.
“The LEGO Movie” (3D), PG, 5 p.m.; “Pompeii” (3D), PG-13, 7:00 p.m.; “NonStop,” PG-13, 5:10 p.m.; “3 Days to Kill,” PG-13, 7:30 p.m.
COST Regular: $3 adults, $1.50 children ages 6-11, free for 5 and younger 3D shows: $5 adults, $3 children ages 6-11, free for 5 and younger
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The NASP Morale, Welfare and Recreation (MWR) department has a number of upcoming events and activities. For more information, call 452-3806, ext. 3100, or go to the MWR website at http://naspensacola-mwr.com. • MWR Giant Outdoor Flea Market: noon to 4:30 p.m. March 30 at the MWR Sport Complex in Highway 98. The market is open to all. Registration deadline was March 26. For more information, call 452-3806, ext. 3140. • Travel Expo: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 10 at National Naval Aviation Museum. Browse through a variety of travel and recreation destinations at expo sponsored by Information, Tickets and Travel (ITT) office. Admission is free. For more information, call 452-6362. • Easter EggStravaganza: 12:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. April 19 at the MWR Youth Sports Complex on Highway 98. Children can meet the Easter Bunny. There will be an Easter egg hunt, games and face painting. Celebrate the Month of the Military Child. Event entry is $2 per car. For more information, call 453-6310. • March Madness at the Indoor Pool: Basketball is coming to the indoor pool. Join in on the March Madness every Friday, Saturday and Sunday during recreational swim hours (7 p.m. to 9 p.m.). For more information, call 452-9429. • Powder Puff Football: March 29 on lawn in front of Portside Fitness Center. Ten women teams (15 team maximum). Sign up at Portside Fitness Center through March 29. For more information, call 452-7810. • P90X Certification: A P90X certification class is scheduled for April 5 and April 6 at the Radford Fitness Center. For more information, go to www.P90xCert.com. • World Rowing Challenge: Through April 15. Join team NASP by using indoor rower at any of the five gyms or fitness centers and help meet 10 million meter goal. Register at any of the fitness facilities. Row and log your meters to help the NASP team. Random prizes will be awarded. For more information, call 452-6802. • Navy Operational Fitness and Fueling: Register for NOFFS performance training. One-day course will teach you how to execute the exercises in the NOFFS program. Classes 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 8, July 10, Aug. 7 and Oct. 2 at Radford Fitness Center. To register, e-mail Brian Hannah at firstname.lastname@example.org. For information, call 452-6198. • NASP Captainʼs Cup Basketball Battle of the Bases: First game starts at 6 p.m. April 8, Radford Fitness Center. Single elimination tournament between the first place Captain’s Cup teams from NAS Pensacola, NASP Corry Station and NAS Whiting Field. For more information call, 452-4391 or 452-4392. • Captainʼs Cup events: NAS Pensacola Captain’s Cup Sports – softball, 4:30 p.m. April 7. NASP Corry Captain’s Cup Sports – golf scramble, 11 a.m. April 4; and softball, 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. April 8. Entry deadlines for all events. For more information about NASP Intramural Sports, call 452-4391, or e-mail email@example.com or john.powell2@navy .mil. For more information about NASP Corry Intramural Sports, call 452-6520 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Liberty activities Liberty program events target young, unaccompanied active-duty military. New hours are 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. Sunday. Regular events are scheduled at the main Liberty Center in the Portside Entertainment Complex. You must sign up in advance for off-base trips. For more information, call 452-2372 or go to http://naspensacolamwr.com/singsail/liberty.htm.
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Help for victims of sexual assault in the DoD community is a call, click or text away. The SafeHelpline provides live crisis support and information by trained staff. Call (877) 9955247; go to www.SafeHelpline. org; or text: 55-247 CONUS; (202) 470-5546 OCONUS (may be additional charges for OCONUS). The Sexual Assault Prevention and Response (SAPR) program provides prevention, intervention and a 24/7/365 response. Activeduty and adult family member sexual assault victims have a choice of reporting options, unrestricted and restricted. To access an unrestricted report, the victim can report to his/her chain-of-command, security/law enforcement, NCIS, SAPR Victim Advocate (VA), SARC, and his/her CO shall commence an investigation. To access restricted reporting, the victim can disclose his/her sexual assault only to the SARC, a current SAPR VA, a health care provider and/or a chaplain. To contact the NASP 24/7 VA, call 449-9231/2. To contact the SARC during working hours, call 452-5990, ext. 0; during and after working hours, call the SARC cell phone number at 554-5606.
The NASP Fleet and Family Support Center (FFSC), 151 Ellyson Ave., Bldg. 625, is offering the following: • Open House: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 1 at the NASP Fleet and Family Center. Learn about programs offered. Meet the staff, tour the office and walk away with gift items. For information, call 452-5609. • Positive Parenting (teens): Classes provide a practical approach to raising happy, responsible children. Six weeks of classes. Classes scheduled for 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. April 2, April 9, April 16, April 23, April 30
and May 7. To register, call 452-5609. • Couples Communication Workshop: 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. April 7 and April 14, NASP Fleet and Family Support Center. This is a two-day, two-hour class. To register or for more information, call 452-5609. • New Parent Supportʼs Boots and Booties Baby Shower: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 10, Lighthouse Terrace Community Center, NAS Pensacola. For pregnant active-duty service members and spouses. Registration required. Space limited to 25 families. For more information, call 452-5609.
Worship schedule Lent/Easter schedule • Stations of the Cross: 5:30 p.m. each Friday during Lent (through April 11), Our Lady of Loreto Chapel, NASP. • Lenten Suppers: 6 p.m. each Friday during Lent, McKamey Center, NASP. • Rite of Reception into Full Communion: 8:30 a.m. April 6 (fifth Sunday of Lent), Naval Aviation Memorial Chapel, NASP. • Tenebrae: 5:30 p.m. April 14, Our Lady of Loreto Chapel, NASP. Followed by supper in McKamey Center at 6 p.m. • Holy Thursday: Mass of the Lord’s Supper, 7 p.m. April 15, Our Lady of Loreto Chapel, NASP. • Good Friday: Reading of the Passion, Veneration of the Cross, Communion, 3 p.m. April 18, Our Lady of Loreto Chapel, NASP. • Holy Saturday: Easter Vigil Mass, 7 p.m. April 19, Our Lady of Loreto Chapel, NASP. • Easter Sunday: April 20. Services at 8:30 a.m. at Naval Aviation Memorial Chapel and noon at NASP Corry Station chapel.
Protestant NASP Community Outreach has volunteer opportunities including: • Pensacola Little Theatre: March 28, 29 and 30, 400 South Jefferson St. Various shifts. Build and move props and remove trash. Professional casual attire requested. • Sea Turtle Conservation: April 7 to April 17, 8668 Navarre Parkway, No. 286. Manage challenge stations, setup and tear down. CPR qualified persons are needed
for water challenges. • Humane Society: April 19. Wash dogs to help raise money for group. • Save A Life Tour: April 15, NATTC mega building. Volunteers are needed to help with setup and be “tour facilitators.” The NASP Community Outreach office tracks volunteer hours. Report any volunteer hours to receive due recognition. For more information on volunteer activities, call 452-2532.
• Communion service, 8 a.m. Sunday, All Faiths Chapel. • Sunday School, all ages, 9 a.m. Sunday, Bldg. 634, back classrooms. • Worship service, 10:15 a.m. Sunday, Naval Aviation Memorial Chapel, Bldg. 1982. • Chapel choir, 12:30 p.m. Sunday, All Faiths Chapel. • Contemporary service, 6 p.m. Sunday, All Faiths Chapel. • Womenʼs Bible study, 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, Bldg. 634, back classrooms. • Training Air Wing Six Bible Study, 11:15 a.m. Tuesday, Griffith Hall student lounge, second deck.
• Bible study (all welcome), 7 p.m. Tuesday, Bldg. 634, back classrooms. • Bible study, 5 p.m. Wednesday, J.B. McKamey Center.
Roman Catholic • Sunday Mass, 8:30 a.m. Sunday, Naval Aviation Memorial Chapel, Bldg. 1982. • Daily Mass, 11:30 a.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday in the All Faiths Chapel. • Confessions: 30 minutes before services.
Latter Day Saints • Service, 10:30 a.m. Sunday, All Faiths Chapel. For information for NAS Pensacola, call 452-2341.
NASP Corry Station Protestant • Adult Bible study, 9 a.m. Sunday, chapel conference room. • Chapel choir, 9 a.m. Sunday, sanctuary. • Worship service, 10 a.m. Sunday. • Fellowship, 11:30 a.m. Sunday. • Praise and worship, 7:30 p.m. Sunday. • Bible study and dinner, 5:30 p.m. Thursday, fellowship hall.
Roman Catholic • Mass, noon Sunday and 11:30 a.m. Tuesday and Thursday. For more information for NASP Corry Station, call 452-6376.
NAS Whiting Field Chapel Roman Catholic • Mass, 11 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Friday.
Protestant • Bible study, 11:30 a.m. Tuesday. • Weekly service, 11:30 a.m. Thursday. For more information for NASP Whiting Field, call 623-7212.
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