DBIDS reminder ... Rapid Gate will not be accepted for base access after July 15; get your DBIDS card at NAS Pensacola Visitor Control Center, Bldg. 777. Call 452-4153 for additional information. Defense Biometric Identification System (DBIDS) increases installation security and communications by receiving frequent database updates on changes to personnel/credential status, law enforcement warrants, lost/stolen cards and force protection conditions. The system provides a continuous vetting anytime the DBIDS card is scanned at an installation entry point.
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Change of command for NHP By Jason Bortz Public Affairs Officer Naval Hospital Pensacola
Capt. Sarah Martin, Nurse Corps, relinquished command of Naval Hospital Pensacola (NHP) to Capt. Amy Branstetter, Nurse Corps, at a change of command ceremony June 22 at the National Museum of Naval Aviation aboard Naval Air Station Pensacola.
Capt. Amy Branstetter
NHP has been providing care since 1826 and includes 10 branch clinics across five states – Florida, Louisiana, Tennessee, Mississippi and Indiana. Approximately 55,000 patients are enrolled for care at the hospital and the branch clinics. During Martin’s tenure as commanding officer of NHP, she oversaw several significant accomplishments including the implementation of a Hepatitis C screening program that led to the cure
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Blues set to rock Pensacola Beach Patriotism soars: Pensacola Beach Air Show week with Blues, fireworks From Katie King EW Bullock Associates
Thousands flock to the sugar-white sand and turquoise water of the Gulf Coast each July to see the U.S. Navy’s flight demonstration squadron perform at the annual Pensacola Beach Air Show. The Blue Angels are known across the country for their high-flying aerial maneuvers and laser-point precision. Started in 1946, the team celebrated its 70th anniversary in 2016 – a long legacy in a city whose reputation as a tourist destination is rivaled only by its military heritage. Pensacola is known as the “Cradle of Naval Aviation.” In a city with such deep military roots, few things arouse more pride than the sight of the Blues performing above the Gulf of Mexico. That pride will be on full display in days leading
up to this year’s air show, to be held July 8 on Santa Rosa Island. • July 4 – Bands on the Beach and Independence Day fireworks: Sing and sway to the tunes of Johnny Earthquake and the Moondogs at Bands on the Beach as the sun melts into the horizon along Pensacola Beach. Follow that up with a spectacular patriotic fireworks display over the Santa Rosa Sound. Bands on the Beach (http://www.visitpensacolabeach.com/even ts/bands-on-thebeach.php) begins at 7 p.m. on the Gulfside Pavilion stage. The Pensacola Beach 4th of July fireworks begin at 8:30 p.m. over the Santa Rosa Sound. • July 5 – Breakfast with the Blues: Visitors will have multiple opportunities to catch a glimpse of the flight team leading up to the show. The first of these will be on July 5,
U.S. Navy flight demonstration squadron, the Blue Angels, lead solo pilot performs a high-speed pass in front of a crowd on Pensacola Beach at a practice demonstration. File photo by MC2 Andrea Perez
when beachgoers can enjoy breakfast while waiting for the Blues to pass overhead at 8 a.m. • July 6-7 – Blue Angels practice shows: Vis-
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hearsal for the airshow’s civilian acts will start at noon July 7. • July 8 – Pensacola See Air show on page 2
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U.S. Coast Guard vessels (left-right) USCGC Elm (WLB 204) and USCGC Cypress (WLB 210) in operations at NAS Pensacola. Gosport file photo
From Kavontae Smalls Communications Director for U.S. Rep. Matt Gaetz
of more than 20 patients and earned the 2016 Department of Defense Patient Safety Award. The hospital and branch clinics also went through a successful Joint Commission reaccreditation and Navy Inspector General visit in January 2017. Both the Joint Commission and Navy Medical Inspector
itors will get another chance to witness the Blues’ high-speed act during two practice runs scheduled for 2 p.m. July 6 and July 7. Dress re-
CNATT hosts leadership workshop
Coast Guard to relocate two cutters to Pensacola Capt. Sarah Martin
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The U.S. Coast Guard announced this week that it will relocate two 210-foot medium endurance cutters to Pensacola as their new homeport. The crews of the Coast Guard Cutter Decisive, a 210-foot Medium Endurance Cutter based in Pascagoula, Miss., and the Coast Guard Cutter Dauntless, a 210foot Medium Endurance Cutter based in
Galveston, Texas, will relocate to Pensacola no later than Aug. 31, 2018. Each cutter has a crew of 76 Coast Guardsmen used to conduct a variety of Coast Guard missions, including counter drug enforcement, alien migration interdiction operations, search and rescue, maritime law enforcement and defense readiness. The cutters will be homeported at NAS Pensacola along with Coast Guard Cutter Cypress, a 225-foot See U.S.C.G. on page 2
Center for Naval Aviation Technical Training (CNATT) commanding officers and officers in charge attended a workshop June 13-15 at the command’s headquarters onboard NAS Pensacola. The CNATT Leadership Workshop is designed to bring together senior leaders from the organization’s 28 geographically diverse commands, units See CNATT on page 2
VIPs tour NAS Pensacola ... NAS Pensacola Commanding Officer Capt. Christopher Martin (center) greets Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Installations and Facilities) James Balocki and U.S. Rep. Matt Gaetz June 19 for a briefing and tour of NAS Pensacola. Photo by Mike O’Connor
Statement from Acting Secretary of the Navy Sean Stackley: ... We are all deeply saddened by the tragic loss of our fellow shipmates as a result of (a) collision between USS Fitzgerald and a commercial container ship, and our thoughts and prayers are with their families. As details emerge, we can all be proud of the heroic effort by the crew to tend to the needs of those injured and save the ship from further damage while returning safely to port.The Navy family comes together during tragic events such as this and I want to thank those who continue to provide around-the-clock assistance to the affected families during these difficult days.I also want to express my most heartfelt appreciation to our Japanese allies for their swift support and assistance at this time of our need.In due time, the United States Navy will fully investigate the cause of this tragedy and I ask all of you to keep the Fitzgerald families in your thoughts and prayers as we begin the task of answering the many questions before us.
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GeneralreportedthatNHPhadan unprecedentedsurveywiththeleast numberoffindingsofanyfacilityin the last three years. Martin also placedemphasisonoverallpatient satisfaction,whichwasevidentinthe JointOutpatientExperienceSurveys completedbypatients.In2016,93 percentofpatientsstatedtheywere satisfiedwiththecaretheyreceived fromNHPanditsbranchclinics. “Itwasanhonortoserveasthe commandingofficerofNavalHospital Pensacola,” said Martin. “We servethebestpatientsintheworld– thosethatservedourcountryandtheir families–andwehaveanamazing staffofhealthcareprofessionalsthat arededicatedtocaringforourpatients.” Immediatelyfollowingthechange ofcommandceremony,MartinretiredfromtheNavyafter30yearsof service.TheMinnesotanativewill remaininPensacola,buthasnoimmediateplansfollowingretirement. “The Pensacola community has trulyembracedmeandmyfamily,” saidMartin.“Ihavehadawonderful journeyintheNavy,butIamlooking forward to my retirement and will nowbeapatientatNavalHospital Pensacola.” Branstetter’slastassignmentwas as the executive officer for Navy MedicalCenterCampLejeune,N.C. Commissionedasanensigninthe Navyin1992,shepreviouslyserved astheofficerinchargeoftheMedical EvaluationandTreatmentUnitatNational Naval Medical Center in Bethesda, Md., where she coordinatedcareforPresidentGeorgeW. Bushandhisfamily.Shealsopreviouslyservedasthedirectorforbranch clinicsatNHP. “Naval Hospital Pensacola was whereIwantedtobeacommanding officer,”saidBranstetter.“Ilovethis hospitalandthiscommunity.” Branstettersaidsheplanstocontinuefocusingonpatientsatisfaction, but will also emphasize readiness amongsttheactivedutypopulation including staff at the hospital and branchclinics. “Naval Hospital Pensacola will continuetoprovideexceptionalcare toallofourpatients,”saidBranstetter, “butwewillalsoensurewehavea healthyNavyandMarineCorpsthat isreadytoserveifcalledupon.Part ofreadinessisalsokeepingourmedicalforceclinicallyreadytodeploy andsavelivesiftheyarecalledupon.” For more information on NHP, visit www. med. navy. mil/ sites/ pcola/ Pages/ home.aspx orhttps:// www. facebook. com/ Naval Hosp Pensacola .
Winging onboard NAS Pensacola ... NAS Pensacola’s Training Squadron 4 (VT-4) and Training Squadron 86 (VT-86) held a winging ceremony June 2 at the National Naval Aviation Museum onboard the base. The new naval flight officers (NFOs) will go on to fleet replacement squadrons and learn to fly their respective fleet aircraft: E-2C/D Hawkeye, E-6B Mercury, P-8A Poseidon and the P-3C Orion. Ens. Jordan Smith received the VT-4 “Top Graduate” award for excellent performance at the top of the winging class. Guest speaker for the event was Capt. Richard K. Wood, director of officer development, Naval Service Training Command. Photo from Lt. Carl Jones Air show from page 1
Beach Air Show: The official 2017 Pensacola Beach Air Show will begin aroundnoon. The2017airshowline-upincludesthe VeteransFlightcrewflyingtheirWorldWar
II-eraStearmans;JulianMacQueenflying hisGrummanWidgeonG-44amphibious plane;theU.S.NavySealLEAPFrogs;the Redline SportsTeam flying RV-8 speed demons;GaryWardflyingtheMX2,an unlimitedaerobaticaircraftthatspinsand rotatesathighspeeds;KevinColemanfly-
ing a one-of-a-kind Extra 300SHP; and SkipStewartflyingPrometheus,ahighpoweredbiplane. And the Blues’ FatAlbert – a C-130 HerculesthatfliessupportfortheBlueAngels– willkickofftheofficialBlueAngels performanceat2p.m.
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anddetachments,forbriefingsfromCNATT’scorestaff.AccordingtoCNATTCommandingOfficerCapt.EricSimonit isaplatformtodiscussbestpractices,trainingcontinuumissues, andthefutureofaviationtechnicaltraining. “Thesethreedaysprovideustheopportunitytoensurewe’re maintainingourstrategicprioritiesandlookatmethodsonwhich wecanimprovethewaywedobusiness,”saidSimon.“We’reall committedtosupportingthewarfighterthroughthetrainingwe provide,developingthemilitaryandcivilianstaff,providinginstructionandcontinuingtofindcost-effectivestrategiestogetthe rightSailorstotherightjobstosupporttheNavalAviationEnterprise(NAE)andNavymissions.” AttendeesreceivedbriefsfromCNATT'ssevendirectorates,includingfunctionalintegration,totalforce,careermanagement, knowledgemanagement,training,technicalsupport,andresource management.NavalEducationandTrainingCommand(NETC) CommanderRearAdm.MikeWhiteaddressedfutureinnovations intraining,andNETC’slegal,humanresourcesandpublicaffairs departmentsspokewiththevisitingCNATTleadership. Theworkshopalsoincorporatedahands-ondemonstrationofa NavalAirWarfareCenterTrainingSystemsDivision(NAWCTSD)-designedprototype3-Dtrainingsystem,whichcouldbecomeaviabletrainingaidinthefuture. “OurpartnershipswithNAWCTSDandotheragenciesare bringingelementsoftrainingthatwereunheardofevenadecade U.S.C.G. from page 1
seagoingbuoytender,whichiscurrently homeportedatNASPensacola. “ThisisincrediblenewsforPensacola andforallNorthwestFloridians,”said U.S. Rep. Matt Gaetz. “Not only is NorthwestFloridagaining152newfam-
Focus is a photo feature designed to draw attention to the rich historical legacy of the base. A photo or photos will be published each week showing an interesting, obscure or historically significant feature of NAS Pensacola (June 23 photo at right). The first person who e-mails Gosport to correctly identify the object and its location will win a $5 coupon good toward food or beverages purchased at the Navy Exchange (NEX) aboard NASP. E-mail your answer to NASPGosport@gmail.com. Winner and answer will be announced on NASP Public Affairs Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/NASPPAO and in the following week’s Gosport. (Readers can win once per month). No winner last week.
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Naval Air Station, Pensacola, Fla.: A Bicentennial Defense Community Commanding Officer — Capt. Christopher T. Martin Public Affairs Officer — Patrick J. Nichols 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.
ago,”saidSimon.“Themethodinwhichwe’retrainingSailors todayismarkedlydifferent,andthestridestheseorganizationsare makingtomeetthechangingwaywe’redoingbusinessareastounding.Alloftheseorganizationsaredoingwhattheydobestto makesurewe’reputtingthebesttrainedSailorsintothefleet.” FormorenewsfromCenterforNavalAviationTechnicalTraining,visithttp://www.navy.mil/local/cnatt/.
ilies,butthesafetyandsecurityofthe EmeraldCoastandtheEasternGulfof Mexicoissignificantlyenhanced.” TheCoastGuardisplanningtomake shoreinfrastructureimprovementstoaccommodatetheCoastGuardcuttersat NASPensacola.Theseimprovements will include wharf repairs, minor pier
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Center for Naval Aviation Technical Training (CNATT) Commanding Officer Capt. Eric Simon (left) and CNATT Unit Whidbey Island Prospective Commanding Officer Cmdr. Kelly Bishop try the Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division (NAWCTSD) 3D training aid June 13 during the 2017 CNATT Leadership Workshop.
The image on the right side is the Navy’s most modern fighter aircraft, the F-18 Super Hornet. Established in 1921 as the Air Station News, the name Gosport was adopted in 1936. A gosport was a voice tube used by flight instructors in the early days of naval aviation to give instructions and directions to their students. The name “Gosport” was derived from Gosport, England (originally God’s Port), where the voice tube was invented. Gosport is an authorized newspaper published every Friday by Ballinger Publishing,
utilityupgradestoelectricalandtelecommunicationsequipment,andadditional storage. In2016,thecrewoftheCoastGuard CutterDauntlessinpartnershipwiththe RoyalCanadianNavyseizedmorethan 26tonsofcocaineworthatleast$715 million.
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‘100 Years of Women at War’: One veteran’s perspective Commentary by Jerri Bell VAPoint contributor
Put a bunch of women veterans in a room, give them a mission to accomplish, and something almost magical ends up happening. I’ve seen this over and over in womenveterans-only writing workshops. And it happened in each of the four weekend sessions of the program “100 Years of Women at War,” a National Endowment for the Humanities-sponsored program presented by staff from the Smithsonian National Museum of American History and the University of Maryland School of Public Health. At each of the four workshops, more than a dozen women veterans – active-duty, reserve, and guard; officer and enlisted; and one courageous male spouse – engaged with documents and artifacts from women who served in World War I and women who served in the most recent conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan. We read memoirs and diaries, examined photos and artifacts from the museum collections, listened to expert speakers, and wrote reflectively about their experiences and our own. Most importantly, though, we
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connected. The connection was first made over a pair of high, laced black boots with pointed toes and blocky high heels. Sixteen of us were packed into a cramped storage room at the Smithsonian. Several uniforms had been mounted on mannequins in preparation for an upcoming exhibit; others were laid out on steel tables for examination as if we were biology students conducting a dissection. Our guides – historians and museum curators – explained various items from World War I: a barely-yellowed Navy nurse’s uniform; tiny-waisted, military-cut jackets and straight wool skirts worn by Red Cross volunteers; medical implements, ID cards, and sepia-tinted photographs of uniformed women. One woman pointed to the boots. “Imagine, it must have been so hard to work a 16hour shift on your feet all day in boots like those,” she said. Suddenly the dam broke. Stories flew. Several women who had deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan remembered how armor cut for men – when they were issued armor at all – chafed delicate skin and didn’t protect their vital areas. An-
Historic uniforms were on display during “100 Years of Women at War.”
other remembered how, 30 years earlier, the Army had retired women’s striped seersucker summer uniforms and replaced them with less comfortable and attractive greens. Some women shared stories of harassment and abuse; others, of brothers-in-arms who had been mentors and friends. In the second session two months later, four women veterans trained as facilitators led us in discussing several books from both time periods. The conversations ranged from the changes in women’s status in America to the difficulties of managing a military career and a family. One veteran brought many of the participants to tears when she shared a traumatic story from her
time in the Army: she had told no one but immediate family for more than three decades. At the end of the day she said, “This program has helped me process things I didn’t even know I needed to process.” The highlight of the program for many participants came in the third session, in March, when Maj. Lisa Jaster – the third woman to complete Army Ranger School and earn her Ranger tab – answered questions about her experience. University of Richmond professor Laura Browder explained how she had paired oral histories of 52 military women with their photographic portraits. Afterwards, participants completed a series of writing exercises around images of military women at various points in history. For some, the writing evoked long-buried feelings of anger. The theme of women veterans’ invisibility – first as women in uniform, and then after our reintegration into civilian society – came up repeatedly. In the final session in May, a representative from the Library of Congress’ Veterans History Project and Browder explained how to collect veterans’ oral histories and where
to submit them. We examined an exhibit on military medicine in World War I and marveled at how far it has come in a hundred years. We looked at how the handful of black women who served in World War I – Navy yeomen (female) and Army nurses – had entered the military, and how their service had been understood by historians. Many of the program participants, like me, had almost always been assigned as “one of one” – we had been the only woman, or one of only a few women, at a command. We had had few chances to meet our sisters-in-arms or to connect, especially socially. For many of us, the program was the first time we had enjoyed the easy camaraderie. We ended the program with reflections on finding our “tribe,” military sisterhood, and the connections that come from the shared experience of military service, across generations and even across a century. “This program has changed my life,” one participant said. Jerri Bell is the managing editor for O-Dark-Thirty, the literary journal of the Veterans Writing Project. She retired from the Navy in 2008.
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President gives Mattis authority to set U.S. troop strength in Afghanistan By Jim Garamone DoD News, Defense Media Activity
ASHINGTON – President Donald J. Trump has delegated authority to manage the number of U.S. troops sent to Afghanistan to Defense Secretary James Mattis. The secretary spoke about this delegation in his opening statement during a budget hearing of the Senate Appropriations Committee’s defense subcommittee June 14. “The American military effort in Afghanistan must be viewed as part of a larger regional context in South Asia,” Mattis told the senators. “Our primary national interest and the international interest in Afghanistan is ensuring it does not become an ungoverned space from which attacks can be launched against the United States, other nations or the Afghan people,” he said.
Partnered operations, training Afghan forces: To meet this national interest, U.S. forces are conducting partnered counterterrorism operations in Afghanistan, while other U.S. forces are working with NATO’s Resolute Support mission to train Afghan security forces to shoulder their country’s security mission. “At noon yesterday, President Trump delegated to me the authority to manage troop numbers in Afghanistan,” Mattis said. “The delegation of this authority – consistent with the authority President Trump granted me two months ago for Iraq and
Defense Secretary James Mattis tells senators on the Senate Appropriations Committee's defense subcommittee that President Donald J. Trump has assigned responsibility for determining the number of U.S. troops in Afghanistan to him. Photo by PO2 Dominique A. Pineiro
Syria – does not, at this time, change the troop numbers for Afghanistan.” Interagency partners: Mattis promised to work with interagency partners to define the way ahead. “I will set the U.S. military commitment, consistent with the commander in chief’s
strategic direction and the foreign policy as dictated by Secretary of State (Rex) Tillerson,” he said. The fight in Afghanistan remains important, the secretary said, noting that Afghanistan was the staging ground for the al-Qaida terrorists who at-
DoD launches online program to help military survivors of sexual abuse, assault From DoD News Defense Media Activity
WASHINGTON (NNS) -- The Defense Department June 13, launched an online and mobile educational program to help individuals begin to recover, heal and build resiliency after a sexual assault. The self-guided program, called, “Building Hope and Resiliency: Addressing the Effects of Sexual Assault,” can be completed at the user's pace and features information about coping mechanisms, practical relaxation exercises, definitions, links to resources and referrals for ongoing support. Research shows that some service members, including cadets and midshipmen, have experienced sexual abuse or sexual assault prior to joining the military. According to the DoD fiscal year 2016 Annual Report on Sexual Assault in the Military, approximately 10 percent, or 556 reports, of total service member victim reports involved incidents that occurred prior to military service. Supporting victims of sexual abuse, assault: In order to support these individuals, the DoD Sexual Assault Prevention and Response
Office (SAPRO), via a contract with the Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network (RAINN), developed and deployed this anonymous, self-guided educational program on the Safe Helpline (SHL). Recognizing the impact that trauma can have on an individual, this program is part of a comprehensive effort to enhance individual and collective resilience and improve readiness across the department. Users can take a brief, optional self assessment to gauge the effectiveness of their current coping strategies and whether they may benefit from additional support and resources. “Knowing there is a significant link between childhood sexual victimization and adulthood sexual revictimization and health problems, we wanted to help service members who experienced sexual assault prior to joining the military learn about topics like healthy relationships and coping strategies, and identify whether they would benefit from additional support and resources,” said Bette Inch, senior victim assistance advisor at SAPRO. “Being able to access this tool anonymously and from the pri-
vacy of your own room through the SHL is key for many service members,” Inch added. Innovative tools: As SAPRO and RAINN continue to seek ways to support survivors, innovative tools such as Building Hope offer a safe, convenient and private way to empower individuals in their healing journey. Members of the DoD community who have been affected by sexual assault can access confidential, anonymous support 24/7, through the DoD Safe Helpline at https://safehelpline.org/ or by calling 877-995-5247. Users can learn about and anonymously access the online program both on a computer and on a mobile device. To access the program, a user can visit the Building Hope page on the Safe Helpline website, https://safehelpline.org/buildinghope-and-resiliency. To learn more about the Safe Helpline app and how to download it to your mobile device visit https://www.safehelpline.org/aboutmobile. For more information visit the Navy’s SAPR page at www. navy. mil/ sapr.
tacked America on Sept. 11, 2001. “I would say that the reason we have not been attacked over many years from where the 9/11 attack originated is heavily due to the sacrifices that we have made over years as we have kept the enemy on the back foot,” Mattis said. “It’s hard for them to conduct external operations out of that former stronghold when they are just trying to hang onto their own lives and avoid us.” Part of the reason for a resurgence of violence in Afghanistan was that international support was reduced too soon, he said. “We pulled out our forces, at a time ... when the violence was lower,” he said. “But we pulled them out on a timeline, rather than consistent with the maturation of the government and the security forces.” U.S. and coalition forces are working the support mission, and Afghan forces will receive the air support that was in short supply, the secretary said. About 13,000 U.S and coalition troops are currently in Afghanistan.
Navy announces updated civilian workforce framework guidance From Chief of Naval Personnel Public Affairs
WASHINGTON (NNS) – As part of the Navy’s ongoing efforts to strengthen its Navy team, several changes were announced June 16 in NavAdmin 139/17 aimed at improving leader engagement opportunities and reducing administrative distractions for Navy civilian teammates. Effective immediately, as with their military counterparts, Navy civilian employees will no longer be required to log onto Navy eLearning or Total Workforce Management Services to complete mandatory annual training. Instead, commands should conduct required training during small-group face-to-face sessions that engage employees and foster meaningful discussion. The only exception to this new policy is the Cyber Awareness Challenge that will continue to be an online training requirement. This change in alignment with policy released in NavAdmin 072/17 in March for Navy uniformed personnel. The NavAdmin also outlines other efforts commands should take in support of their Navy Civilian workforce. • Similar to military ceremonies, leaders are encouraged to recognize civilian employees by promoting and presenting awards publically. • Leaders are encouraged to provide timely and constructive feedback to their civilian employees. • Civilian training advocates will advise commanders on opportunities for civilian employee development, training and education. More details on these changes are in NavAdmin 139/17 found at http://www.npc.navy.mil.
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NHP: Mental health part of overall wellness Story, photo by Ens. Courtney Avon NHP Public Affairs
f a service member came into work with a cold or injury, it would be a common occurrence for them to seek medical attention. Receiving care for mental health concerns is just as vital for overall wellness. To continue to raise the awareness of the importance mental health wellness yearround among servicemembers, Naval Hospital Pensacola (NHP) offers services that help with the realities of living with mental illnesses and to teach strategies for achieving and maintaining mental health wellness. The NHP Mental Health Clinic is staffed with psychiatrist, psychologists and social workers that provide services that include help with smoking cessation, one-on-one therapy, group therapy and medication management. “We treat anxiety, depression, adjustment disorder, relationship stressors’ and more complex issues like schizophrenia and bipolar disorder,” said Lt. Melanie Roberson, department head, NHP Mental Health Clinic. Active-duty service members do not need a referral to seek treatment at the NHP Mental Health Clinic. The first step would be to call the mental
health clinic and let the staff know that you would like to schedule an appointment and if you have been seen before, said Roberson. “You as a patient get to decide what the best next step would be based off the initial appointment,” said Roberson, a psychiatrist. “It’s all about how do we get to better; what does better look like for each and every person who seeks help,” Roberson added. The Mental Health Clinic not only serves active-duty service members, but retirees and dependents who are enrolled in the hospital can also use the clinic. Also available to patients who receive their primary care at the hospital are social workers embedded into the Medicine Home Port Teams. The social workers with the family and internal medicine departments are available without a referral from a primary care manager. “I provide anything clinical such as cognitive behavioral therapy, brief solution focus
Lt. Terrance Skidmore, a social worker at Naval Hospital Pensacola (NHP), consults with an office visitor during a recent appointment. NHP offers a wide range services that include cognitive behavioral therapy, brief solution focus therapy, adjustment disorders, smoking cessation, grief and loss support and communication therapy.
therapy, adjustment disorders, grief and loss support and communication therapy,” said Lt. Louis Sanchez, internal behavioral consult for NHP Family and Internal Medicine. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), mental health is defined as a state of well-being in which the individual realizes his or her own abilities, can cope with the normal stresses of life, can work productively and fruitfully and is able to make a contribution to his or her community. Service members, families and veterans tend
to face stressful situations that include deployments and being able to balance family life as well as military obligations. Some signs and symptoms of mental health stress include agitation or anger, drinking heavier than normal, difficulty concentrating, withdrawing from friends or family and sadness or depression. Being able to recognize signs help in maintaining mental wellness. To schedule an appointment at NHP’s Mental Health Clinic, call 505-6749. To schedule an appointment with a social worker with a Medical Home
Port Team, call 505-7171. In the case of a mental health emergency, call NHP’s Mental Health Clinic or 911. Other resources available include Military OneSource at 1 (800) 342-9647 or the Military Crisis Line at 1 (800) 273-9647. The Military Crisis line is also available by texting 838255. For more news, visit www.navy.mil, www.facebook.com/ usnavy, or www. twitter.com/usnavy. For more news from Naval Hospital Pensacola, visit www.navy.mil/ local/ nh_pensacola.
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Lt. Col. DeKraai turns over command of Whiting Field’s HT-28 to Cmdr. Dulin By Jay Cope NAS Whiting Field Public Affairs Officer
elicopter Training Squadron 28 (HT-28) observed a time-honored Navy tradition June 9 as the commanding officer of the unit passed command to another officer in the Naval Air Station Whiting Field (NASWF) Atrium building. The change of command ceremony enabled Cmdr. Robert Dulin to accept the reins of HT28 from Marine Lt. Col. Cory DeKraai in front of the assembled military personnel, family, and friends. DeKraai turned over command following a successful 15-month tour in charge of the “Hellions.” However, it was a bittersweet moment for the Marine who admitted that the squadrons at the installation held fond memories for him. “Whiting Field will forever hold a special place for me,” he said. “As I wrap up my third tour here, I am going to miss the familiarity of having spent eight years of my career here. Starting out as a Red Knight, earning my wings as an eight-baller, coming back to instruct for the Vigilant Eagles, and now leaving the Hellions, NAS Whiting Field has touched the DeKraai family for the rest of our lives.” Dekraai’s time at HT-28 is just the latest stop in a highlysuccessful career that started when he graduated from Michigan State University and was commissioned a second lieutenant in the Marine Corps. He completed flight training at NAS Whiting Field and earned his wings of gold in Aug. 1999. He has since served tours flying the CH-46E helicopter with
HMM-162 and MAG 29 at New River, N.C. and with MWSS-247 and MWSG-27 at Cherry Point, N.C. Additionally, DeKraai served with HT-18 as a helicopter flight instructor; Expeditionary Warfare School as a platoon commander, United States Special Operations Command in Suffolk, Va. and Marine Corps Forces Command in Norfolk, Va. He ended his remarks, before stepping down from the stage with Dulin to perform his final act as HT-28’s skipper. He received the squadron pennant from the unit’s senior-most enlisted service member and presented it to the new commanding officer. Dulin then stepped up to the microphone to read his official orders, and he addressed the squadron for the first time as their commanding officer. As he thanked his family, coworkers, and friends for their support through the years, he had a special message for the “Hellions” team that he had worked with for the past 15 months as the squadron’s executive officer. “I am so proud and honored for this opportunity to be your commanding officer,” he stated. “Your motivation, dedication,
Cmdr. Robert Dulin receives the Helicopter Training Squadron 28 (HT-28) command pennant from Marine Lt. Col. Cory DeKraai during the change of command ceremony June 9 at Naval Air Station Whiting Field (NASWF). Passing the flag symbolically turns over the responsibility of the squadron from one officer to another. DeKraai leaves HT-28 after having served 15 months as the commanding officer. Photo by Ens. Benjamin Lascurain
and leadership make this squadron the best in the wing, and I am in constant awe of the miraculous things you do.” Dulin steps into the commander’s chair after 28 years of military service. He started his career in 1990 as a naval aircrewman and aviation electrician’s mate. He was selected for the Aviation Enlisted Commissioning Program in 1997 and earned his naval aviator’s wings in 2000 after completing helicopter flight training with HT-8. Following his initial training
in the MH-53 helicopter, Dulin served with Helicopter Combat Support Squadron Four in Sigonella, Sicily. He completed other tours with HC-2/HSC-2, USS Shreveport (LPD-12), HSC-28 and the United States Transportation Command at Scott Air Force Base, Ill., as a branch chief. Dulin also completed his master of business administration in 2006 from the Naval Post Graduate School and attended the Naval War College, earning a master’s in national security and strategic studies.
As the ceremony neared its conclusion, Dulin emphasized the importance of the squadron’s mission and the need to work together as a team. “Together we will pave a way for the future with hard work and dedication to the very core principles that make up our services and this command. We are the world’s finest and I am blessed to be part of this great team of dedicated professionals.” Lt. Col. Gregory Curtis replaces Dulin as the executive officer for the squadron.
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GOSPORT CLEP and DSST test marathon
Coastline’s National Test Center will be hosting a CLEP and DSST Test Marathon July 20-28. Coastline is located onboard NAS Pensacola in Bldg. 634, Ste. 23: the former Navy College Building. Testers may arrive at any time between the hours of 8 a.m.-2 p.m. and test without a reservation. This is the perfect time for students who plan to graduate in August to take those final exams. Remember to bring two forms of identification with you and the registration ticket for CLEP exams. For more information, or instructions on how to order a CLEP exam, contact Wendy Spradlin at 455-9577 or email email@example.com.
Physicals for children available at NHP
Naval Hospital Pensacola (NHP) has announced dates for the annual School/Sports/Camp Physical Rodeo. The next session is scheduled for 8 a.m. to noon July 15 at the NHP Family Medicine Clinic. Other dates are July 22, July 29 and Aug. 5. The rodeo allows parents enrolled at the Family Medicine Clinic to bring children to the hospital on specific Saturdays to complete a physical for school, sports or camp. The exams are for children ages 4 and older, including children new to the area. Appointments are encouraged; however, walk-ins will be accepted from 8 to 11 a.m. Parents should bring any required paperwork. For more information, call 505-7120.
Military children can sign up for VBS Naval Air Station Pensacola’s Vacation Bible School (VBS) is scheduled for 9 a.m. to 11:20 a.m. July 31-Aug. 4 at the J.B. McKamey Center, Bldg. 634. Registration forms are available at Bldg. 634. All children of Pensacola area military, ages 4-12 (or those entering the sixth grade this fall) are invited to launch into orbit as Galactic Starveyors. Children will have an out of this world time as they study scripture, play games, make crafts and enjoy snacks. The children will also learn about caring and sharing as they collect canned and dry foods for donation to the local food bank. For more information, call 452-2342.
Kids Connection Summer 2017
Retired Activities Office needs help
Partyline submissions You can submit information for possible publication in Partyline by sending an e-mail to Mike@BallingerPublishing.com. Submissions must include the organization’s name and details about events including times, dates, locations and any costs involved. Contact information also is required. All submissions are subject to editing to comply with established standards. Items should be submitted at least one week in advance. The deadline is noon Friday for the next week’s publication. “Aircraft Carrier” also brings audiences aboard the Navy’s newest submarines and into the cockpit of the Navy’s next generation aircraft, the F-35. The Naval Aviation Memorial Giant Screen Theater is located onboard Naval Air Station Pensacola. For information on tickets and show times, call 4532389 or go to www.navalaviationmuseum.org/ attractions/giant-screen-theater/.
Free trolley service available at beach
The free trolley service on Pensacola Beach, provided by the Santa Rosa Island Authority, is now in full swing. There will be three free, open-air trolleys servicing the beach daily. While one trolley is running east, another will be running west. The third trolley will remain in the core area moving passengers around the Pensacola Beach Boardwalk, Casino Beach and Via De Luna as far as Avenida 10. Trolleys pick up and drop off passengers at designated trolley stops. Trolleys operate from 5 p.m. until last call at around midnight, seven days a week. This free service will continue until Sept. 4. For more information, go to www.visitpensacola beach.com/trolley-information.
Small business workshops announced
Warrington Presbyterian Church is inviting children from grades K (completed) - fifth for “Kids Connection Summer 2017.” This free VBS alternative will be held Tuesday evenings, June 27, July 11, July 18 and July 25 from 5:30-7:30 pm and includes children’s supper, games, Bible stories, videos and crafts. Warrington Presbyterian Church is located at 406 S. Navy Blvd. For more info go to www.wpca.net or call the church office at 455-0301.
The Florida Small Business Development Center at (FSBDC) at the University of West Florida (UWF) is offering the following workshop. • “Government Contracting 101” from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 28 at the Greater Pensacola Chamber, 890 South Palafox, Suite 202. You will learn the procurement process, how to register and the basics on how to sell to federal government agencies. Fee is $20; pre-registration is recommended. To register, call 474-2528. For more information, go to www.sbdc.uwf.edu and click on “training opportunities.”
Register now for Firecracker 5K
Language test appointments available
The annual Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) Firecracker 5K Run, Walk, and Wheelchair Race presented by Hill-Kelly Dodge, Chrysler, Jeep, Ram will be held July at 7 a.m. at Seville Quarter in downtown Pensacola. Concluding the 5K, all children are invited to participate in the free Kid’s Fun Run presented by Peaden Air Conditioning, Plumbing & Electrical. Sport your most patriotic attire by wearing red, white, and blue. Purchase your red and white “Ronald socks” at packet pick-up and on race day for $10. Proceeds go to RMHC. There will be a costume contest and prizes will be awarded for the best costumes in the following categories: children, adults and family. Enjoy the postrace party including free refreshments, music and awards ceremony at Seville Quarter. Registration is available online at www.rmhc-nwfl.org for $30 through June 28 and online registration will close at midnight June 28. Late registration will be available at Packet Pick-Up June 29, June 30 and July 1 for $35. Packet pick-up and late registration will be held on June 29 from 4-7 p.m. at the Ronald McDonald House and June 30 from 4-7 p.m. at Seville Quarter (inside Apple Annie’s). Participants can also register the morning of the race – July 1. Group pricing is available, contact Lauren at 477-2273 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Dates announced for basketball camp
The 38th Chip Boes Championship Basketball Camp will feature two more sessions at Malcolm Yonge Community Center, 925 East Jackson St. The camp is open to boys and girls ages 7-13. Sessions are scheduled for 9 a.m. to noon July 17-21. Cost is $85 per session. Multiple session and multiple camper discounts are available. For more information or to register, contact Chip Boes at 968-9299 or by e-mail at email@example.com.
Movie at museum lets you go to sea
Audiences can explore the marvels of naval technology and experience being aboard a carrier at sea in “Aircraft Carrier,” a new giant screen film showing at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. daily at the Naval Aviation Memorial Giant Screen Theater at the National Naval Aviation Museum. With unprecedented logistical assistance and access by the U.S. Navy, “Aircraft Carrier” places audiences aboard a Nimitz-class carrier, during the Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) maritime exercises, which involved more than 22 nations and 55 ships.
Interested in taking the Defense Language Aptitude Battery (DLAB) or the Defense Language Proficiency Test (DLPT) for foreign languages? Tests are administered from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. every Wednesday at the Navy Foreign Language Testing Office NASP Testing Lab in Bldg. 634. Test appointments are accepted by e-mail only. For appointments and language testing counseling, contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Learn more about what the Center for Language, Regional Expertise, and Culture offers at http://www.netc.navy.mil/ centers/ciwt/clrec/.
Free Scottish dance classes announced Free Scottish dance classes are being offered at the Dance Craft Dance Studio, 8618 Pensacola Blvd., from 6 to 8 p.m. every Sunday. No partner or experience is necessary. For more information, contact Holly Sherman at 607-9200.
American Legion car shows planned
American Legion Post No. 240, 8666 Gulf Beach Highway, is presenting a series of car shows from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. the first Sunday of every month until November. The events are open to the public. Cars, trucks, motorcycles and rat rods can be registered for a donation of $5. The events will also feature fried catfish beginning at noon until the fish runs out. For more information, contact Trent Hathaway at email@example.com.
Weekly cleanups target waterfront areas Ocean Hour FL conducts weekly waterfront cleanups at local parks and beaches in the Pensacola and Santa Rosa area. On a monthly basis volunteers spend an hour each Saturday morning at the following locations: • Naval Live Oaks, first Saturday. • Chimney Park, second Saturday. • Bay Bluffs Park, second Saturday. • Project Greenshores, third Saturday. • Bartram Park, third Saturday. • Fort Pickens, fourth Saturday. • Park East, fifth Saturday. • Park West, fifth Saturday. Volunteers can pre-register at www.ocean hourfl.com, but registration is not required. Sign-ins are at 8:45 a.m., and cleanups are from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Ocean Hour FL provides supplies. For more information, call 207-9326 or 450-1112 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Do you have four to six hours free a week? The Navy’s Retired Activities Office, located in the Fleet and Family Support Center, Bldg. 625, is looking for military retirees/survivors to staff its office. Duties include; casualty reporting, assisting survivors in obtaining benefits, and answering general questions concerning retirement benefits. The position requires a desire to assist your fellow retirees and survivors, and an administrative background with knowledge of computer programs such as MS Outlook, Word, etc. For more information, call 452-5622 or e-mail email@example.com.
NMCRS offers interest-free loans The Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society (NMCRS) offers a safe alternative to payday loans. The Quick Assist Loan (QAL) Program is an interest-free loan for up to $500, available to active-duty Navy and Marine service members. These need-based loans are repayable by allotment within 10 months. The loans are designed to help with emergency needs for basic living expenses. Any active-duty Sailor or Marine who has no outstanding loans from the society and is in good standing is eligible to receive a QAL. To apply for a QAL, bring your most recent Leave and Earning Statement (showing all pays and entitlements) and your active-duty ID card to the NASP NMCRS office at 91 Radford Blvd. For more information, call 452-2300 or go to www.nmcrs.org.
You can join Coast Guard Auxiliary
For more than 75 years, the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary has offered citizens an opportunity to gain education and training while assisting the U.S. Coast Guard. Auxiliarists may choose among programs such as boating safety, public education, public affairs, Interpreter Corps, communications, Marine Environmental Programs (MEP), operations and U.S. Coast Guard support. Anyone interested in joining the Milton Flotilla can attend a meeting at 6 p.m. the fourth Thursday of the month at the City of Milton Fire Station, 5321 Stewart St. For more information, go to www.cgaux.org or www.flotilla18.com.
PSC program offers help to veterans The Veterans Upward Bound (VUB) program at Pensacola State College helps prepare eligible veterans for entry into college by offering free, non-credited refresher courses. The program also helps veterans apply for financial aid and scholarships. Classes are available throughout the year. The Veterans Upward Bound office is located in Bldg. 6 at Pensacola State College. For more information or to set up an appointment to talk to a representative, call retired Navy Cmdr. Mark Nisbett at 484-2068.
Red Cross volunteers serve at hospital
The American Red Cross could use your help if you have four hours a week to be of service to the patients, families and staff of Naval Hospital Pensacola. Duties include transporting patients in wheelchairs, answering the phone and giving directions to the hospital or inside the hospital. To sign up as a volunteer or for more information, call 505-6036 (from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday through Friday).
Counseling available at Vet Center Active-duty service members who served in a combat or war zone and their family members can get free counseling at The Pensacola Vet Center, 4504 Twin Oaks Drive. The services offered include: • Individual, group, and family readjustment counseling to assist active duty service members in making a successful transition from combat to garrison or civilian life • Post-traumatic stress disorder treatment and help with other related problems that affect functioning within the family, work, school or other areas of everyday life • Military sexual trauma counseling for active duty service members of both genders Active-duty service members will be required to provide documentation by their third visit indicating they have served in a combat or war zone to continue counseling. These services are also available to family members of active duty combat service members and any combat veteran. For more information on Vet Center services, call 4565886.
Group offers introduction to gliders
Members of the Coastal Soaring Association are offering introductory glider flights on Saturday and Sunday and some weekdays at Elsanor Airport, 21810 Koier Road, about 12 miles west of the state line on Highway 90 in Elsanor, Ala. Fly in one of the association’s two place gliders, which are towed to 3,000 feet, then released. Introductory flight costs $95. Then, if you then decide you would like to learn to fly gliders yourself, you can join the association. Contact Emmett Moran at (404) 822 6502 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information, go to http://coastalsoaring.org.
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with Tracy Silverman, electric violin
with Westwater Arts:
BERLIOZ Roman Carnival Overture
BARBER Overture to The School for Scandal
SAINT-SAENS Piano Concerto No. 5 “The Egyptian” R. STRAUSS Suite from Der Rosenkavalier
RAVEL La Valse
Dvořák Symphony No. 9
COPLAND Suite from The Tender Land
SILVERMAN The Kiss and the Chaos Incidental Music for Il Distratto KENJI BUNCH Cello Concerto Embrace in C Major GINASTERA Dances of Estancia BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 5
TRIBUTE with Classical Mystery Tour
with Dee Daniels, vocalist Dee Daniels brings her swing, soul, and blues inspired program celebrating Ella Fitzgerald, Sarah Vaughn, Peggy Lee, and more to ring in the New Year with us!
with Guest composer
HAYDN Depiction of Chaos, from The Creation
MARQUEZ Danzon No. 2
CELEBRATE ALL YOU THE NEW NEED IS LOVE A BEATLES YEAR!
Scott Kluksdahl, cello & UWF Singers
For Season Tickets Call 850.435.2533
and more to be announced
Symphony No. 100 “Military”
with Gil Shaham, violin The Classical Mystery Tour returns to perform the legendary music of the Beatles, live in concert with the Pensacola Symphony.
BERLIOZ Symphony Fantastique
Te Deum for the Empress Maria Therese
with Santiago Rodriguez, piano
BEETHOVEN PAPA & BLUE HAYDN JEANS 3.3.18
TCHAIKOVSKY Romeo and Juliet STRAVINSKY Symphony in Three Movements TCHAIKOVSKY Violin Concerto
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NETC recognizes top-performing civilians; See page B2 Spotlight
Officers across the nation team up for Operation Dry Water – June 30-July 2 National BUI enforcement and education campaign From http:// www.operationdrywater.org
peration Dry Water (ODW) heightened awareness and enforcement weekend starts June 30 and runs through July 2. ODW is a national awareness and enforcement campaign focused on reducing the number of alcohol- and drug-related accidents and fatalities, and fostering a stronger, more visible deterrent to alcohol and drug use on the water. 860,400 boaters during the annual three-day weekend. The campaign continues to make a significant impact on boater safety and spreading the message of the danger of
• Operation Dry Water is coordinated by the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA), in partnership with the U.S. Coast Guard as well as local, state and federal law enforcement agencies. • Agencies from all 56 U.S. states, trusts and territories are expected to participate in Operation Dry Water 2017 and in the ODW 2017 heightened awareness and enforcement weekend, June 30 – July 2. • Launched in 2009 by NASBLA in partnership with the United States Coast Guard, Operation Dry Water has been a highly successful campaign, drawing public attention to the dangers of boating under the influence (BUI) of alcohol and drugs. • Since the inception of the Operation Dry Water Campaign in 2009, law enforcement officers have removed 2,520 BUI operators from the nation’s waterways and made contact with more than
dents and fatalities. • Alcohol use is the leading known contributing factor in fatal boating accidents; where the primary cause was known, it was listed as the leading
Alcohol use remains the leading known contributing factor in fatal boating accidents. Photo courtesy U.S. Coast Guard
boating under the influence. • Operation Dry Water weekend is held annually near the Fourth of July holiday, a holiday known for increased boaters on the waters where alcohol use is prevalent, as are subsequent boating acci-
factor in 15 percent of deaths according to U.S. Coast Guard Recreational Boating Statistics 2016. • The Operation Dry Water outreach and awareness portion of the campaign is in effect yearround. Through the outreach efforts of
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NASBLA, the U.S. Coast Guard, and the participating law enforcement agencies nationwide, Operation Dry Water focuses on spreading awareness of the danger of boating under the influence as well as changing the cultural acceptance of drinking and boating. • In 2016, 538 local, state, and federal agencies participated in Operation Dry Water. During the three-day heightened awareness and enforcement weekend law enforcement officers contacted 131,054 boaters, made 367 BUI arrests and issued 18,659 citations and warnings for safety violations. • In 2016, nearly 6,200 officers from 538 local, state, and federal agencies participated in the 72 hours of heightened BUI enforcement. About boating under the influence (BUI): • U.S. Coast Guard 2015 data reveal that alcohol use remains the primary known contributing factor recreational boater
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deaths. • Operating a boat with a blood alcohol content (BAC) of .08 or higher is against federal law and most state laws. • Alcohol can impair a boater’s judgment, balance, vision, and reaction time. It can also increase fatigue and susceptibility to the effects of cold-water immersion. • Sun, wind, noise, vibration, and motion – “stressors” common to the boating environment – intensify the side effects of alcohol, drugs, and some medications. • Impairment can be even more dangerous for boaters than for drivers, since most boaters have less experience and confidence operating a boat than they do driving a car. • Persons found to be boating under the influence can expect to incur severe penalties. If a boat operator is BUI, the voyage may be terminated, the boat may be impounded and the operator may be arrested. Penalties vary by state but can in-
clude fines, jail, loss of boating privileges, even loss of driving privileges. • A three-year field evaluation by the Southern California Research Institute completed in 2011 validated a battery of tests for marine use that are now the basis for efforts to implement a National Marine Field Sobriety Test standard. • Combined with chemical tests using blood, breath and urine samples, these validated ashore and afloat tests give marine law enforcement officers an impressive arsenal in their ongoing efforts to enforce BUI laws. • Alcohol is also dangerous for passengers. Intoxication can lead to slips, falls overboard and other dangerous accidents. • It is illegal in every state and territory to operate a boat while under the influence of alcohol or drugs. BUI laws pertain to all vessels, from canoes and rowboats to large ships.
Jokes & Groaners Nautical terms ... Ahoy: The first in a series of four-letter words commonly exchanged by skippers as their boats approach one another. Channel: Narrow stretch of deep or dredged waterway bordered by buoys or markers that separates two or more grounded boats. Current: Tidal flow that carries a boat away from its desired destination or toward a hazard. Flipper: Rubber swimming aid worn on the feet. Usually available in two sizes, 3 and 17. Hatch: An opening in a deck leading to the cabin below with a cover designed to let water in while keeping fresh air out. Lanyard: A light line attached to a small article so that it can be secured somewhere well out of reach.
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NETC recognizes top-performing civilians By Enid Wilson Naval Education and Training Command Public Affairs
aval Education and Training Command (NETC) announced two of its top-performing civilian employees for the second quarter June 14. NETC Commander Rear Adm. Mike White praised the awardees for their hard work and consistent effort supporting the Navy’s training mission. “Our civilian workforce brings critical knowledge, skills and abilities to what we do at NETC every day,” said White. “It’s a privilege for me to highlight two of our teammates who put forth so much effort, often behind the scenes, to making a positive impact by improving our processes and our products. They embody the pride and
professionalism of the NETC team.” Elaine Pelletier, originally from Point Pleasant, N.J., was named the Senior Civilian of the Quarter (CoQ) for her work on the Work Year Personnel Cost (WYPC) system in the Budget Submitting Office (BSO). Pelletier, a NETC financial management analyst, was cited for using her extensive knowledge and experience with accounting systems to understand a complex information technology (IT) system and to create comprehensive user guides,
conduct extensive user training and develop automated work aids. “Elaine is a great asset to our office,” said Pat Storey, NETC budget officer. “She single-handedly developed and implemented a process to balance WYPC with actual labor cost that saves countless manpower hours across our domain. The process she developed was so good that it was adopted throughout the Bureau of Naval Personnel (BuPers) domain.” Pelletier said it is imperative that she keeps everyone apprised of all changes that occur in WYPC, as well as related information in Standardized Accounting & Reporting System (STARS). “I am a people person and take pride in giving great cus-
tomer service,” said Pelletier. “I research an activity’s unique circumstances prior to giving training, so that it is not just barebones guidance and can really help them.” Serving as a hospital corpsman stationed at Naval Hospital Pensacola (NHP) in the early 1980s, Pelletier attributes her outstanding work ethic to the training she received while serving in the Navy. Shawn Bernard, an IT specialist with NETC Education Management, was recognized as the Junior CoQ. He works with the My Education website, which supports the Navy College Program and is a resource for Sailors who are preparing to make the next move in their careers through voluntary education.
“Mr. Bernard rebuilt the My Education Tuition Assistance documents to ensure all reports would be available to users when the application underwent technical refresh,” said Laurine Anderson, branch manager. “He was an integral part of the upgrade project where he worked against short timelines.” Anderson said Bernard is highly respected by his peers for his technical knowledge and expertise along with his willingness to learn and collaborate on projects. Bernard served 15 years in the Navy before taking an internship at NETC in early 2015 through Pathways, a federal government program for students and recent graduates. “Hard work and education have helped me reap rewards in my life, and it allows me to be an example for family and friends as well as those who are not as fortunate in life,” said Bernard. For more information on Naval Education and Training Command visit www. netc. navy.mil/. For more information, visit http:// www. navy.mil, http:// www. facebook.com/usnavy, or http:// www. twitter. com/usnavy.
GOSPORT Fleet and Family Support Center
The NASP Fleet and Family Support Center (FFSC), 151 Ellyson Ave., Bldg. 625, is offering the following: • Emergency Preparedness: 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. today, June 23, at FFSC. Each type of disaster requires measures to keep you and your family safe. For information or to register, call 452-5609. • Household Goods Webinar: Naval Supply Systems Command Global Logistics Support (NAVSUP GLS) Household Goods (HHG) has scheduled a series of interactive, live webinars to assist Sailors and their families in facilitating military moves. – Separating from the military: June 27 at 7 a.m. and 2 p.m. PDT. – Moving question and answer: June 29 at 7 a.m. and 2 p.m. PDT. For more information, e-mail email@example.com; call 855-HHG-MOVE (855-444-6683); or go to www.facebook.com/navyhhg. • Mommy and Me Summertime Tea: 10 a.m. to noon at Lighthouse Terrace Community Center, 1 Price Ave., NAS Pensacola. Hosted by FFSC New Parent Support Group. For reservations, call 452-5990.
SAPR If you are a victim of sexual assault, it is not your fault. Help for victims of sexual assault in the DoD community is a call, click or text away: • The SafeHelpline: Provides live, one-on-one crisis support and information by trained staff. Call: (877) 995-5247; click: www.SafeHelpline.org; or text: 55247, CONUS; (202) 470-5546, OCONUS (may be extra charges for OCONUS). • The Sexual Assault Prevention and Response (SAPR) Program: Provides prevention, intervention and a 24/7/365 response to non-intimate partner adult victims of sexual assault. Active-duty and adult family member sexual assault victims have a choice of reporting options,
Worship schedule NAS Pensacola Protestant • Worship service, 10:15 a.m. Sunday, Naval Aviation Memorial Chapel, Bldg. 1982. • Chapel choir, meets following the 10:15 a.m. Sunday service at All Faiths Chapel. • Contemporary service, 6 p.m. Sunday, All Faiths Chapel. • Training Air Wing Six Bible Study, 11:15 a.m. Tuesday, Griffith Hall student lounge. • Bible study, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday and 5:30 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 Our Lady of Loreto Chapel. • Confessions: 30 minutes before services. Latter Day Saints • Service, 10:30 a.m. Sunday, All Faiths Chapel.
unrestricted and restricted. Unrestricted reporting allows victim to have an advocate, seek medical care, counseling, legal services, safety interventions and/or transfer, etc. To access an unrestricted report, the victim may report to his/her chain-of-command, security/law enforcement, NCIS, SAPR VA, SARC, or others. NCIS shall be notified by the CO and/or the VA/SARC in unrestricted cases to begin investigation. Investigation results are provided to the offender’s CO for appropriate action/disposition. Restricted reporting allows a victim to have a confidential report, which does not trigger command or law enforcement notification and the victim may have a SAPR VA and seek medical care and/or counseling. To access restricted reporting, the victim may disclose his/her sexual assault only to the SARC, a current SAPR VA, a health care professional and/or a chaplain. • To contact the NASP 24/7 Victim Advocate, call 449-9231/2. For the Civilian Victim Advocate, call 293-4561. To contact duty SARC, call the SARC cell at 5545606.
• Meeting: 6 p.m. Monday and 6 p.m. Thursday, J.B. McKamey Center. For more information, call 452-2341. NASP Corry Station Protestant • Adult Bible study, 9 a.m. Sunday, fellowship hall vice conference room. • Chapel choir, 9 a.m. Sunday, choir room vice sanctuary. • Worship service, 10 a.m. Sunday. • Fellowship, 11:30 a.m. Sunday. • Contemporary worship, 6:30 p.m. Sunday, followed by fellowship at 7:30 p.m. • Bible study and dinner, 5:30 p.m. Thursday, fellowship hall. Latter Day Saints • Service, 7 p.m. Wednesday. Roman Catholic • Mass, noon Sunday and 11:30 a.m. Tuesday and Thursday. For more information, call 452-6376.
CREDO Chaplain’s Religious Enrichment Development Operation (CREDO) Southeast offers retreats enabling military members and their families to develop personal and spiritual resources in order to meet the unique challenges of military life. For more information or to register for any of the CREDO training programs, call 452-2093, or e-mail NASP CREDO facilitator Tony Bradford at firstname.lastname@example.org. Upcoming workshops include: • Personal Resiliency Workshop: 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 28 and July 26 at the J.B. McKamey Center classrooms, Bldg. 634. The workshop will help foster personal holistic growth including physical, psychological, emotional and spiritual aspects. Active-duty service members (including active reservists) and their spouses are eligible to attend. • Moving Forward: 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. June 29 and July 25 at the NAS Pensacola Chapel’s J.B. McKamey Center, Bldg. 634. The
NAS Whiting Field Chapel Roman Catholic • Mass, 11 a.m. Friday. Protestant • Bible study, 11:30 a.m. Tuesday. • Weekly chapel service, 11:30 a.m. Thursday. For more information, call 623-7212. Other services Jewish • B’nai Israel Synagogue, 1829 North Ninth Ave., services 7 p.m. Friday and 9:30 a.m. Saturday. For information, call 433-7311. • Temple Beth El, 800 North Palafox St., services 7 p.m. Friday (6 p.m. first Friday of each month). For information, call 438-3321 or go to http://templebethelofpensacola.org. Seventh-day Adventist • Seventh-day Adventist Church, 1080 North Blue Angel Parkway, services at 11 a.m. Saturday. For information, call 453-3442.
educational life coaching program teaches practical problem-solving skills to help you set reasonable life goals, be creative in coming up with good solutions, make better decisions, and know what steps to take when things are not going well. It can also help you overcome low motivation, negative moods and negative attitudes. Active-duty military, reservists, veterans, retirees and government service employees are eligible to attend. Register now, space is limited. • Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) Workshop: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 22 and Aug. 23 at the J.B. McKamey Center, Bldg. 634, NAS Pensacola. The workshop is for anyone who wants to feel more competent in helping to prevent the immediate risk of suicide. It is open to active-duty, DoD and civilian employees. Advance registration required. Participation in the full two days is required. • Marriage Enrichment Retreat: Aug. 18-10 at Perdido Beach Resort in Orange Beach, Ala. Topics include love language, communication skills, problem solving, goal setting and strengthening family re-
lationships Childcare is not provided. All legally married active-duty servicemembers and their spouses are eligible to attend. Register by email to Ray Doss at Ray.doss.ctr@ navy.mil or call (228) 871-3504. • Family Enrichment Retreat: Sept. 8-10 at Perdido Beach Resort in Orange Beach, Ala. Topics include love language, communication skills, problem solving, goal setting and strengthening family relationships Childcare is available for ages 7 and younger. All legally married active-duty servicemembers and their spouses are eligible to attend.
Community Outreach If you are interested in participating in volunteer activities, contact the NASP Community Outreach office. The office tracks volunteer hours. Report your volunteer work to get due recognition. For information, call 452-2532 or e-mail nasp_ comm_outreach@Navy.mil. Ongoing opportunities include: • USO Northwest Florida: The USO supports America’s service members by working to keep them connected to family, home and country. For more information, call 455-8280. • Meals on Wheels: Mission is to provide one hot nourishing meal per day, both in a congregate setting and to homebound clients. For more information, call 432-1475. • USS Alabama: The USS Alabama Memorial, 2703 Battleship Parkway, Mobile, Ala., is in need of volunteers to help with preservation. For more information, call (251) 433-2703 or go to www.USSALABAMA.com. • Firecracker 5K: July 1 Seville Quarter. 80 volunteers needed to set up, assist and take down equipment. Other volunteer opportunities are available at Pensacola Lighthouse, Pensacola Humane Society, Junior Achievement, Big Brother Big Sister, Council on Aging of West Florida, Habitat For Humanity and Manna Food Pantries.
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Morale, Welfare and Recreation 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 www.navymwrpensacola.com.
From Pensacola Saenger.com
The Pensacola Saenger Theatre has announced the schedule for the 2017 Classic Movie Series. Tickets for each show are $5 for general admission seating, and will be available starting at 10 a.m. June 9 at the Saenger Theatre box office. Tickets will also be available starting at 6 p.m. each show night. All shows begin at 7 p.m. Here is the list: July 1: “Seven Brides for Seven Brothers” (1954). July 8: “Double Indemnity” (1944). July 15: “Cool Hand Luke” (1967). July 22: “An Affair to Remember” (1957). July 29: “What Ever Happened
to Baby Jane?” (1962). Aug. 5: “The Big Sleep” (1946). Aug. 12: “Viva Las Vegas” (1964). Aug. 19: “The Princess Bride” (1987). Aug. 26: “Dial M for Murder” (1954). Sept. 2: “Bringing Up Baby” (1938). The Saenger is adding a companion film series just for children. The Saenger’s Kids’ Movie Club will feature a family classic every Saturday morning before the grown-up shows that night. The series features nine classic films from Walt Disney Studios, including several classics that have received recent remakes, giving children a chance to see the original films on the big screen.
The series closes out with a recent Oscar winner for Best Animated Feature, Warner Bros.’ “Happy Feet.” All shows begin at 10 a.m., and tickets are $5 for general admission seating at the Saenger Theatre box office. July 1: “101 Dalmatians” (1961). July 8: “Beauty and the Beast” (1991). July 15: “Cinderella” (1950). July 22: “Dumbo” (1941). July 29: “Pete’s Dragon” (1977). Aug. 5: “Robin Hood” (1973). Aug. 12: “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs” (1937). Aug. 19: “The Aristocats” (1970). Aug. 26: “The Jungle Book” (1967). Sept. 2: “Happy Feet” (2006).
At the movies: NAS Pensacola Portside Cinema FRIDAY
“Pirates of the Caribbean” (3D), (PG13), 5 p.m.; “Pirates of the Caribbean” (2D), (PG13), 7:40 p.m.; “Baywatch” (R), 5:30 p.m. and 8:10 p.m.
“Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul,” PG-13, noon; “King Arthur: Legend of the Sword” (3D), PG-13, 2 p.m.; “Pirates of the Caribbean” (3D), (PG13), 4:40 p.m.; “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” (3D), PG-13, 7:30 p.m; “Pirates of the Caribbean” (2D), (PG13), 12:30 p.m.; “Alien: Covenant,” R, 3:10 p.m.; “Baywatch” (R), 5:40 p.m. and 8:10 p.m.
“Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” (2D), PG-13, 1 p.m.; “Pirates of the Caribbean” (2D), (PG13), 4 p.m.; “King Arthur: Legend of the Sword” (2D), PG-13, 7 p.m.; “Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul,” PG-13, 12:30 p.m.; “Alien: Covenant,” R, 2:30 p.m.; “Baywatch” (R), 5 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Cinema I and Cinema II will be closed June 26.
“Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul,” PG-13, 5 p.m.; “Pirates of the Caribbean” (3D), (PG13), 7 p.m.; “Everything, Everything,” PG-13, 5:10 p.m.; “Baywatch” (R), 5 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Admission is free for all movies on Wednesday: “The Jungle Book,” PG, noon, 2:30 p.m. and 5 p.m.; “Lowriders” PG-13, 7:30 p.m.; “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” (2D), PG-13, 1 p.m. , 4 p.m. and 7 p.m.
“Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul,” PG-13, 5 p.m.; “Pirates of the Caribbean” (2D), (PG13), 7 p.m.;“Baywatch” (R), 5:10 p.m; “Snatched,” PG-13, 7:30 p.m.
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Captain’s Cup events: The 2017 competitions at NASP and NASP Corry Station continue in June with golf, softball and volleyball. Captain’s Cup events are open to active duty personnel and their spouses, reserve, DoD and permanent contract personnel. For more information, contact your command sports • Disc Golf: NASP representative or MWR has multiple Disc call 452-6520. Golf courses on NAS • Summer Pensacola and at Blue Reading ProAngel Recreation Park gram: Weekly for your enjoyment. Disc sessions for chilgolf combines frisbee dren take place at and golfing as a way to the NASP Library, practice skill and athletiChambers 250 cism. The courses Ave., Bldg. 634. range from beginner to The Reading by intermediate in difficulty. Design summer The course at Radford program will be Fitness Center is open presented from 1 Monday through Saturp.m. to 3 p.m. each day. For more informaWednesday during tion, call 452-9845. The the summer course at Blue Angel months. Children Recreation Park is open will get a chance to seven days a week, do crafts, enjoy rewith rentals available freshments, hear Thursday through Monstories and win day. For more informaprizes. For more tion, call 281-5489. information, call 452-4362. • Movies on the Lawn: Free family movies will be shown every second and fourth Saturday at dusk in front of the Portside Gym, Bldg. 627. You can also enjoy free popcorn. Bring your lawn chair, blankets and coolers. For more information, call 452-2372. • Karate class: Shotokan Karate classes are $20 per month at Portside Gym, Bldg. 627, for active-duty and family members ($22 for DoD). For more information call 452-7810, 452-7813 or 291-0940. • Hurlburt Freedom Fest Shuttle: Join us at Hurlburt Field’s Freedom Fest. This two-day event is open to all military and DoD ID card holders and features live shows, zip lines, bungee jumping, and banana boat rides. MWR Tickets and Travel is making it even easier for you to enjoy with a shuttle each day. June 23, check out country music signer Ryan Daniel followed by the multi-platinum record selling rock band 3 Doors Down. Shuttle leaves Ticket and Travel Office at 4:30 p.m. and will return immediately following 3 Doors Down show. June 24 features Linkin Bridge with Azul Experience and Thompson Square followed by the Freedom Fest Fireworks Celebration. Shuttle departs Tickets and Travel at 3 p.m. and returns after the fireworks display. For more information call 452-6354. For more information on Freedom Fest check out http:// myhurlburt.com/ pages/ special events.html. *MWR reserves the right to cancel shuttle due
Details: 452-3522 or www.navymwrpensacola.com
Liberty program events at NAS Pensacola and Corry Station target young, unaccompanied active-duty military. Hours are 10:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 10:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. Sunday through Thursday. 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://naspensacola-mwr.com.
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