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Balfour Beatty Communities onboard NAS Pensacola will hold two Resident Utility Meetings, Oct. 25 and Oct. 26, from 5-7 p.m. (both days) at the base chapel. Learn more about the Navy’s Resident Energy Conservation Program (RECP) and the impact of this program on Navy housing residents. “Energy Conservation is Everyone’s Responsibility,” reads the invitation to the events; base residents are urged to “do your part and learn more.”

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TOPGUN detachment training fleet students at NASP Story, photo by Mike O’Connor Gosport Associate Editor

Instructors and aircraft from NAS Fallon’s Naval Strike and Air Warfare Center (NSAWCN7) “TOPGUN” are onboard NAS Pensacola for two weeks’ training exercise. “We’re doing training for the TOPGUN Class 01-13,” Lt. Peter Cornett, spokesperson for the group, said. “We do this four times a year, for each TOPGUN class. We vary the location, between here and (NAS) Key West, At NAS Pensacola’s Forrest Sherman Field, “adversary jets” from visiting NSAWC-N7 “TOPGUN” include two (MCAS) Miramar, (NAS) Navy-marked F-16 “Fighting Falcon” aircraft (left) and an F/A-18 (blue, with red star). The detachment from NAS Lemoore and (NAS) Oceana, for BFM (basic Fallon is onboard NASP for a two-week training evolution.

fighter maneuvers) training.” NAS Pensacola offers a sea-level training environment for the instructors and students. At NAS Fallon, where the group is based, the field’s elevation is about 4,000 feet. “We don’t have to train over water, but we like to, so we can fight down to a lower altitude,” Cornett explained. “Back in Fallon we have a higher hard deck, so it’s definitely nice to be able to fight to the water.” For every class of student aviators training in BFM, the fleet sends out aircraft to support the

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Air Commandos make field trip to naval air museum

Members of the 1st Air Commando Group at the National Naval Aviation Museum. From left are: Richard “Dick” Cole, Patt Meara, Harry McClean, Bill Cartwright, Bill Ravey, James Eckert and Gene Piester. Story, photo by Janet Thomas Gosport Staff Writer

A special group of World War II veterans paid a visit to NAS Pensacola Oct. 12. Wearing matching blue baseball caps, seven members of the 1st Air Commando group had some stories of their own to tell during a VIP tour of

the National Naval Aviation Museum. Volunteer coordinator, Phil Duryea, led the tour, which included family members and friends. Vice Adm. Hoewing, president of the Naval Aviation Museum Foundation, greeted the group and thanked them for their service. “We are so excited that you all have come over to

Navy photo award at Pensacola Interstate Fair … A photo of a ship, styled to resemble a painting, is the winner of the 2012 United States Navy Photographic Arts Award at the Pensacola Interstate Fair. The shot was taken by photographer Marty Campbell. “Something about that picture is captivating; I wanted to climb onboard,” said NASP CO Capt. Chris Plummer, who gave the award. Photo by Gretchen DeVuyst

take a look at our place,” he said. “We are really proud of you all and to have you come here and see your National Naval Aviation Museum is really great.” The unit earned its motto of “Any Place, Any Time, Any Where” by supporting the British special forces infiltration of Japanese rear supply areas in the China-Burma-India

theater from 1943 to 1945. The unit was a key player in Project 9, an “aerial invasion of Burma” using fighters, bombers, transports, gliders and helicopters, which was dubbed Operation Thursday. “We are kind of proud that we were the 1st Air Commandos,” said James Eckert. “We were lucky that the venture we were on was successful.” Other special operations units followed in their footsteps, he said. “Now every branch of the service has one – the Army has the Rangers, the Navy has their SEALs and Marines have their recon teams,” he said. Discussion about a P51 Mustang reminded Bill Ravey of his experience during initial gunnery training. He had to crash land after “white-hot” bullets rebounded off of a target that was on solid rock and hit his plane. “I guess I shot myself down,” he said. He said he suffered facial cuts that required surgery, but was back flying three weeks later. The field trip to the museum was a part of the group’s final reunion Oct. 11 to 14 in Fort Walton Beach. With their numbers

dwindling, members voted to make this their last meeting, said Bill Cartwright, who has enjoyed attending many reunions throughout the years. “This is absolutely the finest group of men that I have ever associated with in my 91 years,” he said. “They were hand-picked

in the beginning and they were picked for good reasons.” The visiting commandos also included retired Air Force Lt. Col. Richard “Dick” Cole, one of the five remaining members of the Doolittle Raiders. Cole, who was Lt. Col.

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Two-bell ceremony at Navy birthday ... BM1(SW/AW) Tarnisha R. Jenkins rings the NAS Pensacola command ceremonial bell during a two-bell ringing in observance of the U.S. Navy’s 237th birthday last week at command headquarters, Bldg. 1500. Command leadership spoke at the ceremony which drew about 100 attendees. Photo by Scott Hallford

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February 2013 SELRES advancement exams announced By Ed Barker NETC PAO

February 2013 Navy-wide examinations for advancement in rate of E-4 to E-7 Selected Reserve (SELRES) personnel and FY-14 SELRES Chief Petty Officer Selection Boards were announced Oct. 11 in Naval Administrative Message (NavAdmin) 308-12. The Cycle 092 exams apply to Sailors serving on voluntary recall, active duty training, or active duty under any presidential recall authority including mobilization. These Sailors will compete as SELRES Inactive (USNR-Inactive). Individual Ready Reserve (IRR) personnel who are mobilized are considered under the SELRES requirements for advancement. “There are several exam eligibility requirements specified in this NavAdmin,” said Cmdr. Scott Briquelet, Navy Advancement Center director. “Command Career Counselors and Educational Services Officers need to pay close attention to the details in the NavAdmin and its listed references to make sure their Sailors are qualified to take the upcoming exam.” The February SELRES examinations will be the first administered with greater focus on technical rating knowledge, as announced in NavAdmin 197/11. The restructured E-4 to E-6 exams will consist of 25 Professional Military Knowledge (PMK) and 150 job-specific technical questions for TOPGUN from page 1

class. Standing out from the gray fleet aircraft at NASP’s Forrest Sherman Field are TOPGUN’s “adversary jets”– light blue camouflage F/A-18s painted with red stars, along with desert-tan F-16s. “It’s kind of unique about NSAWC, it’s one of the only places in the Navy where we get to fly F16s,” the det’s duty officer Lt. Will Vuillet said. “We use them so stu-

AMSAN Chrisen Maharaj takes the third-class petty officer advancement exam aboard the aircraft carrier USS Enterprise (CVN 65). Enterprise is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations, theater security cooperation efforts and support missions as part of Operation Enduring Freedom. Photo by MC3 Jared King

each paygrade. The most significant change is for E6 advancement candidates taking the chief petty officer (CPO) exam, as the last SELRES CPO exam was comprised of 200-questions, 100 job-specific and 100 PMK. The current restructured CPO exams will also consist of 25 PMK and 150 job-specific questions.

dents can see what it is like fighting a different type of aircraft, something with different capabilities than an F/A-18, especially in the dogfighting arena.” There are eight crews, 11 students total, currently in training and a complement of about 20 instructors is onboard with the det. The exercises have been progressing satisfactorily and the base has been a good host, Cornett said. “(NASP) works out real well for

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Jimmy Doolittle’s co-pilot on the famous Tokyo Raid and later joined the commando group, sees himself as just one of the guys. “He does not necessarily want to be singled out,” said Wes Fields, a member of the Air Commando Association who volunteers as the security director for the Doolittle Raiders. After retiring in 1967, Cole, 97, settled near San Antonio, Texas, and operated an orange grove. “You gotta keep busy,” he said. Cole trained with Doolittle’s men at the then

us,” Cornett said. “It has nice facilities and good airspace, and everyone’s been very accommodating.” The United States Navy Strike Fighter Tactics Instructor (SFTI) program called TOPGUN grew out of the Navy Fighter Weapons School (NFWS) established March 3, 1969, at former NAS Miramar. TOPGUN carries out the same intensive fighter training as the NFWS, which was merged in 1996 into NSAWC at NAS Fallon.

Eglin Field in 1942, and his family has had other connections to Northwest Florida throughout the years. Cole’s daughter, Cindy Chal, said her brother, Richard W. Cole, was stationed at Eglin as an F-15 pilot in the 1980s. And one grandson, Chal’s son, Air Force Capt. Nathan Chal, is currently stationed at Whiting Field in Milton. And Cole is planning to return for another visit to the area next year. The remaining members of the Doolittle Tokyo Raiders are scheduled to mark the 71st anniversary of their historic 1942 raid in Fort Walton Beach in April 2013.

“We are in our second year, and we have decided that we are going to take tips, but we don’t accept tips as employees,” said Alice Dobson, Landmark Cafe’s manager. “So we decided we are going to give back to the people who’ve supported us over the last year.” Each month, Landmark Cafe picks a different squadron or organization to donate the contents of its tip jar to. Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society (NMCRS) is the recipient of the latest donation. (Left-right) NMCRS Director Mark Harden; Landmark Cafe’s Schirra Sirmans and Alice Dobson; NMCRS Chair of Volunteers Ginny Goodman. Photo by Mike O’Connor

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Naval Air Station, Pensacola, Fla.: A Bicentennial Defense Community Commanding Officer — Capt. Christopher W. Plummer 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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“The primary reason for the exam structure change is to improve exam validity,” added Briquelet. “We define validity as the adequacy with which the test questions successfully represent the content to be measured.” Advancement candidates who wish to include education points toward their final multiple score (FMS) are reminded that in order to allow sufficient time to process for Cycle 092, transcripts must be received by the Virtual Education Center no later than Jan. 15, 2013. Official transcripts must be sent by the learning institution to: Center for Personal and Professional Development Attn: Virtual Education Center, 1905 Regulus Ave, Ste 234 Virginia Beach, VA 23461-2009. For E-6s that are eligible, the FY-14 SELRES E-7 selection board will convene May 13, 2013; all correspondence for the board must be postmarked no later than April 22. Additional and detailed information on the Cycle 092 for E-4 - E-7 Selected Reserve (SELRES) personnel and FY-14 SELRES Selection Boards is available in NavAdmin 308-12, available on the Bureau of Personnel website: http://www.public.navy.mil/bupers-npc/reference/messages/Documents/NAVADMINS/NAV2 012/NAV12308.txt . For more information on the Naval Education and Training Command, visit the NETC website at: https://www.netc.navy.mil.

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I drive a minivan and I’m cool with that By Lisa Smith Molinari Military Spouse Columnist

For decades, I tried to be cool. But despite numerous desperate attempts to wear fashionable clothes, listen to hip music, take up trendy hobbies and become more aloof, I just could not change who I was. Finally, in my 40s, I decided to accept my unfashionable lot in life and give in to my nerdiness. No sooner did I embrace my lack of swag, when suddenly, without trying, I became the epitome of chic. No, I’m not whitening my teeth. I don’t play acoustic guitar on my front porch swing. I have never run a marathon, snow boarded or surfed. I only wear a waterproof sports watch so I don’t have to take it off when I wash dishes. I have never eaten Kobe beef and I am not well versed on Beaujolais wines. I look ridiculous in a maxi dress, and avoid chunky jewelry because it catches on stuff. Although we have a big dog – which is kinda cool – he is sloppy and will not go in the water above his knees. The last big concert I went to was Jimmy Buffet in 2000, but I was eight months pregnant and worried about second hand smoke at the time. I have no tattoos or trendy

About the columnist Lisa Smith Molinari, the mother of three, has been a military spouse for 19 years (and running). Her humor column, “The Meat and Potatoes of Life,” appears weekly in newspapers and on Stripes Military Moms, a website associated with Stars and Stripes newspaper. She also writes columns for Military Spouse magazine and a blog at www.themeat andpotatoesoflife.com. Molinari and her family are currently stationed at Naval Station Mayport in Jacksonville, Fla. body piercings, unless you count that second hole in my left ear that my roommate from college made for me in

our dorm room in 1985. She used a potato and a sewing needle. Frankly, I’m just a middleaged stay-at-home mom. But here’s the thing: I’m cool now because I drive a minivan. Not just any minivan, mind you – an old minivan that we bought used. A minivan that started out white and shiny, but after 100,000 miles and three military moves, now has the dull hue of stale bread, pitted with chips and tiny bubbles of rust. The once glimmering alloy wheels are beginning to corrode and peel. The formerly black bumper and trim has turned to a hazy shade of grey. Despite regular Shop-Vacing and spritzing with Armor All, the interior has also seen better days. There is a hole in the carpet, where my left foot rests during endless daily car pools to school, sports and music lessons. The wire to the power sliding door snapped a couple years ago. Two air fresheners can’t hide the lingering odor from years of post-practice sweaty teens, countless spilled drinks and chicken nuggets lost between seats. Why, you might be asking yourself, would driving a used minivan with perpetually sticky cup holders and fruit snacks stuck in the car-

pet make me cool? I know, it is hard to believe, considering that minivans have never been particularly cool. Quite the contrary, in fact. Until recently, a hip-happening trendy mom would not be caught dead in a minivan. Stylish moms overwhelmingly prefer SUVs, which project an image of sporty spontaneity and an adventuresome spirit. While a minivan says, “I’m frugal, eat meatloaf, wear comfortable cotton underwear and drink homebrewed coffee with powdered creamer every morning while taking the kids to school,” an SUV screams, “Despite the fact that I only drive on suburban paved roads between The Gap, pee wee soccer practice and the Starbucks drive-through, I am the type that might drop everything, throw on a bikini and some Ray Bans, and go kite surfing for the day.” However, recently, our struggling economy has forced moms everywhere to change their habits and their images. Families are tightening budgets, clipping coupons and paying with cash. The mom who used to look so stylish with her 11miles-per-gallon Range Rover, overpriced coffee and designer handbag, is “SO” last season in today’s unfor-

tunate economic climate. Nowadays, frugality is the latest fad. The new trendsetters shop at discount stores, know which grocery stores will double coupons and drive cars that get good gas mileage. Today’s hottest style is savvy spending, and controlling the family budget is all the rage. As for me, I bought my purse at TJ Maxx. We make our own pizza at home on Friday nights. We have not used our credit card in eight months. And I drive a minivan. Try not to hate me because I’m so cool.

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Area service members volunteer at United Way’s ‘Day of Caring’ By Steve Vanderwerff NETC PAO

Naval Education and Training Command (NETC) and Naval Education and Training Security Assistance Field Activity (NETSAFA) volunteers helped out at a Pensacola elementary school during United Way’s 20th annual Day of Caring Oct. 12. Before working on projects at the school, the Navy team joined close to 700 volunteers from around the community at the Pensacola Blue Wahoos baseball stadium for breakfast and event kickoff. Other groups from the area included volunteers from the Blue Angels, University of West Florida cheerleaders and Gulf Power. “It was wonderful being surrounded by all the different people from around the community. I was impressed by the amount of people at the kickoff. I had no idea there were so many people involved in this community effort,” said NETC volunteer ETCS Jason Szot “I was really impressed when they spoke about the number of man hours that will save the community money in areas that need assistance instead of having to go out and pay someone to come in and do the type of work we’re doing.” At Global Learning Academy, the Navy training team was met by Judy La Bounty, the school’s assistant principal, who thanked them for their commitment to the community and lending a hand. She then assigned projects assisting teachers and landscaping for those wanting to work outside. “Having NETC and NETSAFA come out and work with us is a match made in heaven,” La Bounty said. “The Navy means so much to this community and for them to be a part of this school to help us out is awesome. NETC has been an integral part of our volunteer program for many years. It’s not just this particular day. Today is just an organized event for a particular reason, but NETC joins us quite often, participating and supporting us throughout the year.” In 2011, United Way of Escambia County mobilized more than 1,100 volunteers from local businesses and military commands who contributed 5,620 hours of service for 110 projects. Day of Caring volunteers saved local nonprofits and schools $120,000 in labor costs. They helped with lawn maintenance, painted homes for the elderly, read to children and facilitated canned food and supply drives. “Who doesn’t want to help their community? NETC and NETSAFA are full of great people who care about the community and today was an excellent opportunity to show that kind of support,” said project leader YN1 Jennifer Zeravsky. “It’s my first time being involved with ‘Day of Caring.’ When I first found out about the project and that we could be involved as a team I just took the lead. It was wonderful that Global Learning Academy opened their doors to us, and allowed us to spend the day with them.” NETC volunteer PNCM Bryan Williams isn’t unfamiliar with working on community relations projects and thinks it’s important for service members to be goodwill ambassadors. “It’s about giving back to the community and allowing the community to see another side of the military, not just the warfighter aspect,” he said. “Throughout my Navy career, I’ve volunteered for numerous projects. It builds good relationships and the people want you back after they see how much time we invest and the love we have for the people in the community.”

An estimated 165 service members from NAS Pensacola commands participated in United Way’s 20th annual Day of Caring Oct. 12. The service members donated an estimated 990 man-hours, working at 12 different locations around the city. (Above) Naval Aviation Schools Command volunteers unload lumber for a project at “Pathways for Change.” Photo by Mike O’Connor

Naval Hospital Pensacola’s (NHP) CTRC Kimberly Johnson carries a load of donated flowers to be planted at Pensacola’s N.B. Cook Elementary School. More than a dozen personnel from NHP worked to clean up and beautify the school’s grounds. Photo by Mike O’Connor

Judy La Bounty, assistant principal at Global Learning Academy, thanks volunteers from Naval Education and Training Command (NETC) and Naval Education and Training Security Assistance Field Activity (NETSAFA) for lending a hand at the school. Photo by Steve Vanderwerff

(Left-right) NHP’s HMC Sonia Stewart, HMCS Bobby Pilgrim and YNC Bryan Belanger trim a hedge at N.B. Cook Elementary. “This shows the children, by example, what community service is really all about,” said school secretary Maureen Welch. Photo by Mike O’Connor

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Tips and tricks for ener gy conser vation and savings from NavFac SE

De-energize lights for 100 percent savings The Navy’s utilities and energy cost savings “tiger team” has traveled the world looking for low cost energy savings opportunities on Navy bases. One recurring opportunity involves de-energizing light fixtures that just aren’t needed. Often the excess fixtures are in hallways. Light levels in hallways can be considerably lower than light levels in work areas. When hallways are bright and fixtures are closely spaced, every other fixture can often be de-energized for energy savings. If you see lights that don’t seem to serve a purpose, or bright hallways, tell your supervisor or building energy monitor about the potential energy savings. Public works can evaluate the lighting requirements and de-energize unnecessary fixtures, helping your building and your base to be just a little greener.

Are you making the best use of daylight? It may seem like an odd question, but a few years back, a naval shipyard adopted a lunchtime lights out policy in the production shops. Naval shipyards were all constructed more than 100 years ago, and many of the shops are in tall brick buildings with a lot of window area. The lights out policy was intended more to increase energy awareness in the production shops than to save energy over lunchtime. But the energy savings surprised a lot of people. Some of the shops found that on nice days, they didn’t need to turn the lights back on in the afternoon. Another characteristic of shipyard production shops is that they typically aren’t air-conditioned. Leaving off heat-generating lights on hot afternoons can also improve comfort. That makes two good reasons to try shutting off the lights in the afternoon when you have a source of daylight. A few task lights here and there might be all you need to work safely, productively and energy efficiently. In other types of buildings it might make more sense to close blinds to keep out the heat, especially on the south and west side of the building. The right light – light levels for specific tasks The Illuminating Engineering Society of North America (IESNA) provides guidelines for the optimal light levels needed for various human tasks. The Navy generally follows IESNA guidelines, but even within the guidelines, lighting designers are given substantial leeway. Here are some general rules of thumb about light levels: Light levels given are for a specific task, not an entire room. Use task lighting to put bright light on detail work. Light levels for office work are different, based on whether you are predominantly reading text on paper or predominantly reading text on a computer monitor. In today’s computer-based offices, 30 foot-candles (fc) is usually considered appropriate, as opposed to 50-fc for yesterday’s task of reading or typing text on paper all day. If you need more light for reading, ask for a task light. Light levels recommended for general navigation are much lower than those recommended for more detailed visual tasks. Hallway lighting can be much lower than office lighting, with 10-fc generally considered adequate. Two-fc should be plenty for night lighting in parking lots.

“It’s too hot. It’s too cold.” Anybody who has performed energy surveys in work spaces has heard these cries for help. Due to differences in human metabolism, sometimes people who sit right next to each other have the opposite complaint. Another interesting human variable: some people want to turn the heat up to 72 degrees in the winter and turn the air conditioning down to 68 degrees in the summer. That just doesn’t make sense. The Navy has energy efficiency standards that apply to space temperatures: Cool to no lower than 78 degrees, and heat to no higher than 68 or 70 degrees. Since these are average temperature targets, different rooms might have different temperatures, especially in older buildings with large areas and few thermostats. Navy standards also exist for after hours, to adjust temperature setpoints to provide less heat in the winter and less cooling in the summer when the building is unoccupied. It seems like opening windows should help if you’re too warm, but it wastes energy when the heat or air conditioning is running. Your open window can confuse a thermostat that controls the heat supply to spaces that aren’t benefiting from your outside air, and make it difficult to pinpoint the source of their temperature complaints (you). The best things you can do if you are too warm or too cold are (A) dress in layers and (B) let your supervisor and facility energy monitor know about your issues. Your building’s climate control system may be in need of some attention, especially when everyone has the same complaint. If you tend to be cold, and sit in a colder area of the building, you might ask your supervisor if you can move to a location that’s a better fit for your metabolism. If your energy team gives you permission to open windows temporarily while a condition is being resolved, be sure to shut them at night to minimize energy waste. Every drop counts – fix those leaks Nationwide, more than 1 trillion gallons of water leak from U.S. homes each year. • Check your water meter before and after a two-hour period when no water is being used. If the meter changes at all, you probably have a leak. • Examine faucet gaskets and pipe fittings for any water on the outside of the pipe to check for surface leaks.

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Computer system energy efficiency At work, computer system energy efficiency means shutting things off when we don’t need them. Somebody else chooses our equipment and makes sure energy-saving “sleep mode” settings are enabled. Follow these simple steps to make sure your computer system gets all the latest updates, but also saves the most energy by getting some of the same time off work that you do. 1. At the end of the day, shut down your computer by going to the “start/shut down” selection in the lower left hand corner of your monitor. 2. Make sure your computer’s central processing unit is plugged into surge-protected power that won’t be switched off when you leave. 3. Make sure peripheral units are plugged into a surge protected plug strip with a switch that is easy for you to reach, and switch it off when you shut down your computer. Peripheral units may include your monitor, speakers, a personal printer and scanner. As long as you follow steps 1 and 2 above, your computer can be energized remotely during the night to receive software updates. At home, in addition to shutting equipment off when you don’t need it, you can save energy by buying Energy Star equipment and ensuring that power management “sleep mode” settings are enabled. You might also consider using a laptop instead of desktop unit for an energy savings of 50 to 80 percent.


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NASWF MWR Outdoor Adventures shows off the goods

Ron McCurdy from NASWF Ground Electronics and his children look over one of the small-sail Hobie kayaks that Outdoor Adventures placed on display for guests during an open house event recently. Guests were treated to grilled hot dogs and hamburgers, a chance to win door prizes, as well as an opportunity to view and even use some of the equipment. Story, photo by Jay Cope NASWF PAO

Placing equipment all across the lawn in front of their warehouse, Morale Welfare and Recreation’s Outdoor Adventure staff wanted Naval Air Station Whiting Field’s team to know the types of fun available to them if they want to hit the “great outdoors.” By turning a Friday afternoon into a small party, the group encouraged potential patrons to make the trip over to the warehouse and hopefully surprised them with the wide array of equipment they keep stored for use by authorized customers. The Outdoor Adventure team set up displays, provided door prizes, cooked

hamburgers and hot dogs, and allowed tests of some of the equipment. Marine 2nd Lt. Zach Eldridge, who only recently checked on board, scoped out the scene and said he thinks he will use the equipment in the future. “My wife and I use Whiting Park a lot, and I wanted to see the equipment,” said Eldridge. “Now that the weather is getting nicer, we might want to use the mountain bikes, kayaks or the canoes,” he said. The list of equipment available through Outdoor Adventures is substantial, and the rental fees are kept affordable for a primarily military clientele. Items such as Hobie brand sail kayaks, fishing kayaks, tandem units and more are the premiere items.

However, the list of available equipment includes almost anything you could need for some outdoor fun. Mountain bikes, sleeping bags, tents, coolers, camping stoves, outdoor chairs and more can be rented for daily, weekend or longer durations. “The Hobie dealer said we have one of the best fleets of their equipment in the country,” said new Outdoor Adventures director Jessica Arbogast. “We really want to make sure everyone knows that we have these items available. For the fantastic equipment that it is, it is underutilized.” Typical hours for the program are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Fridays, and halfdays on Saturday from 8 a.m. to noon.

Outdoor Adventures has a standing 10 percent discount for active-duty and retired military and their dependents. Arbogast took over the program Aug. 1 and has been trying to increase patronage of the facility over the last two months. Ziplining at Outdoors Unlimited, rock wall climbing at University of West Florida and a canoe/kayak day are some of the items she intends to offer in the future as she attempts to reinvigorate the program. In the meantime, base personnel have the ability to plan their own fun with minimal costs. “Our program gives people the opportunity to use top equipment at really low prices. We just want to help everyone take advantage of that,” she said.


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German squadron plans Oktoberfest

The 2nd German Air Force Training Squadron stationed at Naval Air Station Pensacola will hold its annual Oktoberfest at 5:30 p.m. today, Oct. 19, at Mustin Beach Club. Tickets cost $40. For more information, call 452-2693.

Engineering group schedules breakfast

The Pensacola Chapter of the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) has scheduled a Business Opportunities Breakfast at Lighthouse Point restaurant at 7:30 a.m. today, Oct. 19. The registration cost is $25 per person. For more information, contact pensacola.post@gmail.com.

Seminar to focus on retired military

The 40th annual Gulf Coast Area Retired Military Seminar, sponsored by NAS Pensacola Fleet and Family Support Center, is scheduled for 9 a.m. to noon tomorrow, Oct. 20, in the schools command, Bldg. 633. Guest speaker will be Naval Hospital Pensacola Commander Capt. Maureen Padden. There will be presentations from Defense Finance and Accounting and TRICARE, and representatives from the Veterans Administration, Social Security Administration, Internal Revenue Service, Naval Legal Service Office, Retired Activities Office and Veterans Service Organizations will be present to address retiree issues and answer questions. McGuire’s Irish Pipe Band will perform from 8:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. For more information, call Kevin Weinzimmer at the Fleet and Family Support Center at 452-5990, ext. 3125.

Blood drive has a Halloween theme

The Halloween Vein Drain Blood Drive for the Northwest Florida Blood Services is scheduled for today, Oct. 19. Hours are 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the WEAR TV station, 4990 Mobile Highway; and 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the blood centers at 1999 East Nine Mile Road and 2209 North Ninth Ave. Each donor will be given a Halloween T-shirt, a Subway sandwich and a chance to win a 2012 Kia Soul. For more information, go to www.nfbcblood.org.

PLT presenting ‘The Pillowman’

Pensacola Little Theatre’s Studio 400 is presenting a modern psychological thriller, “The Pillowman.” The dark comedy is an R-rated production with disturbing themes, scenes and language that may offend. It is not suitable for children. Pensacola Little Theatre is at 400 South Jefferson St. Show times are 7:30 p.m. Oct. 19 and 20. Tickets are $10 for general admission and $17 for café seating. For more information, visit PensacolaLittle Theatre.com or call 432-2042.

CANstruction event being presented

The CANstruction Gallery Night is scheduled from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. today, Oct. 19. Several streets in downtown Pensacola will be closed as part of the annual nationwide event sponsored by the American Institute of Architects (AIA) that features large sculptures built by architecture and engineering firms using canned food items. All food items used to construct the sculptures will be donated to MANNA Food Pantries. There is no fee to attend. For more information, go to www.downtownpensacola.com.

Gallery presents nature-themed show

The current featured artist show, “Collaborating with Nature,” continues through Nov. 10 at Blue Morning Gallery, 21 Palafox Place. The show features pottery by Tammy Casperson, metal garden art by Amy Hines and pastel naturescapes and jewelry by Jan Kurtz. For more information, call 429-9100.

NMCRS thrift store to reopen Oct. 23

The Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society (NMCRS) Thrift Store is closed temporarily and will reopen at 9 a.m. Oct. 23. For more information, call 452-2300.

Trunk or Treat event scheduled

NATTC POA and NASP FCPOA has scheduled the annual Trunk or Treat for 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 25 in the AS Hangar, Bldg. 3460. The event will feature hot dogs, candy, a photo booth and bounce houses. For more information, contact BM1 Tarnisha Jenkins at 452-3995 or ABE1 Joel Benavidez at 452-7006, ext. 3171.

Coast Guard to present haunted ship

“Ghosts” will be haunting the decks of the Coast Guard Cutter Cypress from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Oct. 26-27 at Plaza de Luna Pier in downtown Pensacola. The event supports MANNA Food Pantries and attendees are encouraged, but not required, to bring one can of nonperishable food to donate. Nonprofit organization that wish to set up a booth by the ship, can contact Ens. Nathan White or Jack Porter at 361-7246. More information, call For more information, call 441-6277 or go to http://cypresshauntedship. wordpress.com.

Submission guide You can submit information for possible publication in Partyline by sending an e-mail to Janet.Thomas.ctr@navy.mil. 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.

Railroad museum plans swap meet

The West Florida Railroad Museum, 5003 Henry St. (CR191) in Milton, has scheduled a swap meet for 8 a.m. tomorrow, Oct. 20. Bring a table, old or new model trains and any other railroad items you want to sell. You also can tour the museum and its collection of railroad cars. Children can ride a small train in the museum yard. Admission is free. For more information, go to www.WRFM.org or call (850) 623-3645.

Pink is the color for open house event

To support the Beast Cancer Awareness Month, Behavioral Wellness and Birth Arts Associates, 310 East Government St., will present a Pink Open House today, Oct. 19. Professional athletes Roy Jones Jr., Justin Galtin and Doug Baldwin Jr. have committed memorabilia to a silent auction, which also features paintings, sculptures and jewels. The open house starts at noon. Bids will be accepted until 6:30 p.m.. For ticket information, go to www.behavioralwellnessandbirtharts.com. For more information, call Monica Watts at 380-0013.

Utility program meetings scheduled

Pensacola resident utility meetings are scheduled for 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Oct. 25 and Oct. 26 at the base chapel. For more information regarding the Resident Energy Conservation Program, go to www.cnic.navy.mil/cnrse/FleetFamilyReadiness/Ho usingLodging/FamilyandUnaccompaniedHousing/ ContactHousing/CNRSERECP/index.htm.

Naval War College expert to speak

The Naval War College Foundation, in cooperation with the Pensacola Navy League and Admiral’s Club, is presenting a lunch and conversation featuring Dr. Toshi Yoshihara, the John A. van Beuren Chair of Asia Pacific Studies at the U.S. Naval War College Nov. 8 at New World Landing, 649 South Palafox St. A reception will begin at 11 a.m. and lunch will be served at noon. Cost is $17. To register online, go to http://registration.nwcfoundation.org/pensacola-lunch. To register by mail, include names for all registrants and a return address. Send checks to: The Naval War College Foundation 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841-1213. Registration must be received by Nov. 2. For more information or to register by phone, call Steve Stasiuk at (401) 848-8308.

Get a ticket for Troy vs. Navy game

Troy University is offering complementary tickets to the Navy vs. Troy game scheduled for Nov. 10 in Troy, Ala. Conditions are attached to the offer, and tickets can be limited to one per military ID. Activeduty members are required to wear their military uniforms. To reserve a ticket, call (334) 670-3680.

Fashion show helps fight breast cancer

The “Color Me Pink” Fashion Show and Extravaganza is scheduled for 6 p.m. Oct. 25 in Phineas Phogg’s at Seville Quarter. The annual event supports Making Strides Against Breast Cancer. There will be live entertainment, food, prizes, performances and a special tribute to breast cancer survivors. Tickets are $10 in advance, $15 at the door and $25 for VIP. For more information, call 356-6321 or e-mail pensacolapinkparty @hotmail.com.

Classic Motor Sports Show coming up

The Corporal J.R. Spears Detachment of the Marine Corps League in Pensacola has scheduled its 11th annual Classic Motor Sports Show for Oct. 27 at Five Flags Speedway on Pine Forest Road. In the event of rain, the alternate date will be Oct. 28. Registration is from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. with a $20 registration fee. Admission to the show is free to the public. For more information, call 554-6606, or e-mail chasinya@aol.com.

WAVE Day planned for veterans

Pensacola Beach Yacht Club is joining with Fort Walton Yacht Club, Navy Yacht Club, Eglin Yacht Club, Pensacola Yacht Club and Point Yacht Club to offer a free day of boating for disabled veterans from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 28. Lunch, boat rides, and a variety of on shore activ-

ities will be presented at the Fort Walton Yacht Club with entertainment and some sailing seminars provided by members of the Coast Guard Auxiliary. All disabled veterans are encouraged to register to attend the Wounded American Veterans Event (WAVE). Registration forms can be downloaded at www.navypnsyc.org or www.fwyc.org and mailed to Navy Yacht Club Pensacola, P.O. Box 4422, Pensacola, FL 32507. For more information, call Jan Wilson at 3411399.

Relief society offers ways to help others

Can you donate three or four hours of your time one or more days per week to help a service man or woman? If the answer is yes, the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society (NMCRS) will provide free training and child care. For more information, call 452-2300.

Dress up for ‘Rocky Horror Show’

For those who would love to do the time warp again, the Pensacola Little Theatre, Emerald City and Randall’s Men’s Formal Wear are bringing “The Rocky Horror Show” back to the stage. The rock musical will be performed Oct. 25-28 and Oct. 31 at the Pensacola Little Theatre, 400 South Jefferson St. The production contains mature themes and content and audience members have been known to (and even expected to) participate and dress in character for the productions. Prop bags will be available for sale before the show. Tickets are $14 to $30. Be a part of the fun and enter the costume contest Oct. 27. Registration begins at 6:30 p.m. and contest starts at 7 p.m. Entry fee is $5. For more information, visit PensacolaLittleTheatre.com or call 432-2042.

Special Olympics practice scheduled

The Department of Defense (DoD) has embarked on a venture with Special Olympics Florida in Escambia County and has formed a collaboration relationship with NAS Pensacola. Organizers are hoping to establish a support base of coaches and unified partners for golf, flag football, basketball, soccer and track and field. Basketball practice for athletes, unified partners and coaches is scheduled for 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. tomorrow, Oct. 20, at Portside Gymnasium. A Halloween Spooktacular Bowl-A-Thon to support Special Olympics Florida is scheduled from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 21 at Liberty Lanes. The Special Olympics committee meets monthly. For more information, contact Jorge Demontalvo at 723-7151; or Paul Maxwell at 485-2084 or by email at maxwellpa@hotmail.com. If your family member is enrolled or eligible for the Exceptional Family Member Program and would like to participate, contact Tammy L. Smith, EFMP Liaision at 452-5990, ext 3131, or by e-mail at tammy.l.smith.ctr@navy.mil.

Egg hunt part of Halloween fun

Play Pensacola has scheduled a hunt for Halloween eggs from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 27 at the Roger Scott Athletic Complex. The event will feature a haunted hay ride and haunted trail, carnival games and food. Children through age 13 can participate in the Egg Haunts, so be sure to bring your trick-or-treat bag and a flashlight. Admission is free with a donation of a non-perishable food item for Manna Food Bank. For more information, call 436-5670 or visit www.playpensacola.com.

Marine group seeks award nominations

The Marine Corps Heritage Foundation is accepting submissions for its annual awards program. The foundation presents yearly awards honoring the outstanding, creative work of individuals in preserving and promulgating the Marine Corps’ history, traditions and culture. Awards will be presented at the foundation’s annual ceremony April 20, 2013. Submissions deadline is Jan. 9, 2013. For more information, go to www.marineheritage.org/Awards.asp.

Navy League plans golf tournament

Pensacola Council of the Navy League will be hosting a four person scramble golf tournament Nov. 9 at A.C. Read Golf Club, NAS Pensacola. The event is open to the public. Check in is at 11:30 a.m. and the shotgun start is at noon. Cost is $60 per person or $240 per team. Corporate sponsorship of $340 includes team and tee sign. Tee signs $100. Lunch, prizes, cart, green fees, driving range and much more included. Limited to the first 128 players. To register, call 436-8552.

Applebee’s offers Veterans Day meals

On Veterans Day, Nov. 11, Applebee’s restaurants will offer a free meal to veterans and active military. Restaurant officials said personnel with proof of current or former military service will be treated to a free meal. Proof of service includes U.S. Uniform Services identification card, U.S. Uniform Services retired identification card, current leave and earnings statement, veterans organization card, photograph in uniform or wearing uniform, DD214, citation or commendation.


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Ghost tales, haunted history aboard NASP By Mike O’Connor Gosport Associate Editor

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murmur of voices teases your ear; you feel a sudden drop in temperature. In the icy cold you may smell an aroma of pipe or cigar smoke or catch a fleeting glimpse of movement out of the corner of your eye. Then a feeling of dread sweeps over you as you realize you’re in the presence of the supernatural ... onboard Naval Air Station Pensacola. building of the early town of Warrington. Owned and operated by the Bauer family, it became Navy property in 1915.

Over the years, several buildings at NASP have attained the reputation of being haunted. Whether or not you believe in ghosts or scientific explanation, a number of witnesses have reported eerie phenomena that seem to defy the senses. What better time than late October to explore some of NASP’s ghost tales? Admiral’s Row In 1874, Commodore Melanchton B. Woolsey was the first resident of newly built “Quarters A,” in Admiral’s Row on Johnson Street. An epidemic of yellow fever had been sweeping the area, and Woolsey didn’t want to be a victim. Believing that disease-carrying mosquitoes couldn’t reach the third floor cupola, he moved into it to wait out the epidemic. He received his daily supplies of food – and medicinal rum – by rope basket. When the “tonic” was forgotten one day, Woolsey came down, contracted the fever, and died shortly after. His presence, as well as those of a ghostly lady clad in white, are still said to be seen and felt on occasion in Quarters A. Bldg. 191 Built in the 1850s, Bldg. 191 was a grocery store once and has served many roles over the years. It is the only remaining

In this mysterious photograph, a ghostly figure appears to be gliding down the lighthouse steps. Gosport illustration by Art Giberson

Once home to NASP Public Affairs and Gosport offices, Bldg. 191 may still be home to some previous inhabitants. Former Gosport reporter Larry Kachelhofer recalled receiving an unpleasant surprise when working late in the building one night. “I’ve heard people walking down the stairs when there

was nobody else in the building,” he said. On another occasion, he said, voices could be heard speaking indistinctly. A search of the building with another staffer revealed no other people. The final straw came when Kachelhofer saw what he believes was an actual apparition: an outline of a figure in a swirl of skirts, which then turned and vanished. “There is no doubt in my mind that building’s haunted,” he said. Bldg. 16 In the 1920s, Marine Capt. Guy Hall, a flight instructor, frequently whiled away offhours playing poker with other officers. His well-known habit of shuffling poker chips with his fingers may have been his way of shifting attention from a winning hand. Hall’s luck ran out when he was killed in a training mission, but some believe he never really left Bldg. 16. Over the years, on more than one occasion, the tinkling sound of poker chips has been heard – as if they are being shuffled. The NAS Pensacola Lighthouse Featured in several television appearances, including “America’s Most Haunted Lighthouses,” the NASP light is the most famous haunted

Do ghosts keep watch over the NAS Pensacola Lighthouse? Sightings of apparitions, along with sounds and other phenomena indicate a strong possibility. Gosport file photo

structure on base. “We believe we have at least three ghosts,” Pensacola Lighthouse Association’s Dianne Levi said. “Most of our volunteers over in the keeper’s quarters have experienced strange things,” Levi said. “Seeing a reflection of a person or hearing voices. I myself heard someone walking from the downstairs cellar to the front door – and there was no one there inside or out.” In the light tower and in the keeper’s quarters, cigar smoke has been smelled, doors slammed by themselves and a conversation between two

female voices are among a few unexplained happenings reported, Levi said. The apparition of a woman, possibly a former lighthouse keeper’s wife, is frequently mentioned in sightings. “A family was down on the beach having a picnic,” Levi added. “It was getting towards dark and when they looked up toward the light tower, they saw the image of a lady in a long white Victorian-style dress. It was seen by three of them. But the light beam passed right through her while it circled.”

‘Stop Zombie Mouth’ keeps cavities from having a ghost of a chance (NAPS) – This Halloween, the Tooth Fairy will have unlikely allies: a horde of humorous, family friendly undead creatures dedicated to eradicating the dreaded “zombie mouth” syndrome. To help raise awareness of oral health among children and their parents during Halloween, the American Dental Association (ADA), the leading source of oral health–related information, and video game developer PopCap Games have kicked off “Stop Zombie Mouth,” a program featuring the G-rated hit video game, “Plants vs. Zombies.” The “Stop Zombie Mouth” campaign features coupons for free copies of the award-winning game as a tooth-friendly alternative to candy for Halloween. PopCap will give away millions of copies of the game along with more than a million free packs of gameinspired trading cards and other themed items. The trad-

ing cards will feature dozens of the game’s beloved “fundead” icons and will have tips for children to help keep their teeth healthy during the sugary holiday. Parents and other adults who host trick-ortreating children on Halloween can pick up free game coupons (redeemable for the full PC/Mac edition of “Plants vs. Zombies”) from participating ADA member dentists or by downloading them directly from www.stopzombiemouth.com. Dentists agree that sugar can lead to a serious increase in cavities amongst children. “Tooth decay results in more than 51 million hours of missed school each year. Diet plays an important role in oral health: Too much sugar can lead to cavities down the road,” explained Dr. William Calnon, president of the ADA.

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“Tooth decay in children is almost entirely preventable,” added Dr. Jonathan Shenkin, ADA spokesperson on pediatric dentistry. “Brushing twice a day with fluoride toothpaste and eating a balanced diet can lead to improved oral health and improved overall health.” From Nov.1-10, children will be able to redeem the coupons for free copies of “Plants vs. Zombies.” In the family-friendly game, wacky zombies are invading the player’s yard and the only defense is an arsenal of zombie-zapping plants like peashooters and cherry bombs. The game is easy to learn, but tough to master and never the same twice. You can find further facts about the game and the campaign at www.stopzombiemouth.com. For oral health information, visit www.MouthHealthy.org.

Jokes & Groaners Some dim ‘light bulb’ jokes How many gorillas does it take to change a light bulb? Just one, but it takes a lot of light bulbs. How many optimists does it take to screw in a light bulb? None, they’re convinced that the power will come back on soon. How many Zen masters does it take to change a light bulb? None. You cannot change a light bulb. By nature, it will go out again. How many telemarketers does it take to change a light bulb? Only one, but they have to do it while you’re eating dinner. How many psychiatrists does it take to change a light bulb? One, but the light bulb has to want to change. How many jugglers does it take to change a light bulb? One, but it takes three bulbs. How many beta testers does it take to change a light bulb? None. They just find the problems, they don’t fix them.


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Underwater Construction Team (UCT) training course overhaul makes a splash By Susan E. Lester and SWCS (SCW/DV) M. Brian Oliver CSFE PAO

PANAMA CITY, Fla. – As the latest Underwater Construction Technician Basic (UCT-B) course began Sept. 24 at the Naval Diving and Salvage Training Center (NDSTC), students and instructors were pioneering major changes to their curriculum. The changes are the product of the U C T - B course revision and update project resulting from a H u m a n Performance Requirements Review (HPRR) and Job Duty Task Analysis (JDTA) for Navy Diver core and UCT strand courses taught by the Center for Seabees and Facilities Engineering (CSFE) in Port Hueneme, Calif. “This curriculum update is a major change to our instructor delivery methods,” said Lt. Dave Hallam, Seabee Diving Division officer-in-charge at NDSTC. “We are now focused on teaching our students to use references and technical manuals instead of relying on

PowerPoint briefings and notes. Using the source material helps them understand the concept of being life-long learners and looking to the most up-to-date references throughout their career.” As part of implementing the updated UCT-B course, a team from CSFE monitored the initial offering of the newly reformatted curriculum. The project encompassed four volumes of information, 37 topics, and more than 704 hours (12 weeks) of instructional curriculum, and required nearly 14,000 man-hours to complete. UCT instructor EO1 James McVicar noted that the hard work that CSFE and the UCT instructors invested in the new curriculum is evident in his student’s performance. “The students are presented with the same information on the same timeline as before but as a result of the new format, they have vast improvements in comprehension and retention,” said McVicar. “The reference-based instruction that our UCT-B students are receiving now is far better than anything we taught in the past.”

The curriculum review brought together training specialists from two separate centers. “This detailed course overhaul was a huge undertaking by CSFE and NDSTC and the results were seen from the first class benefitting from the revised UCT-B curriculum,” said Cmdr. Michael Egan, NDSTC commanding officer. “There were many challenges along the way, but in the end, the outcome was a very much

improved UCT-B course. We are still fine-tuning things but I’m confident the revised course will produce and enhance the finest underwater construction technicians in the world.” This course revision is one of many that CSFE is spearheading as part of the Seabee Technical Training Reset Initiative, with the goal of delivering updated training to all Seabees during the course of the next two years.

For more information about the Center for Explosive Ordnance Disposal and Diving, visit the CEODD website: https://www.netc.navy.mil/centers/ceneoddive/ Additional information on the Center for Seabee and Facilities Engineering, can be found on the CSFE website: https: //www. netc. navy.mil/centers/csfe/. For more news from Naval Education and Training Command, visit https://www. netc.navy.mil.

CSADD presents at conference ... Naval Education and Training Command’s (NETC) Force Master Chief April Beldo, standing far right, and members of Naval Air Technical Training Center’s chapter of the Coalition of Sailors Against Destructive Decisions (CSADD), explain to NETC retired flag officer conference attendees, about the program as a peer-to-peer mentoring program that assists Sailors in making positive decisions in all areas of their lives. Rear Adm. Don Quinn, NETC commander, hosted the event to keep area retired officers in touch with current Navy operations and programs within the training domain. Photo by Steve Vanderwerff


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Naval Hospital Pensacola, Aug. 14-Sept. 7, 2012 Ethan Ryan Penner, was born to 2nd Lt. Brandon and Christy Penner, Aug. 14. Kentley Sandra-Raellyn Hourigan, was born to Capt. Edward and Diana Hourigan, Aug. 15. Jonathan Matthew Vigil, was born to 1st Lt. Benjamin and Cherianne Vigil, Aug. 16. Chrisette Cheri Bullock, was born to Christopher and CTN1 Cassondra Bullock, Aug. 19. Iris Sage Meisner, was born to 2nd Lt. Benjamin and Sheena Meisner, Aug. 20. Adrien Deron Burns, was born to Leon Burns and Adrianna Taylor, Aug. 20. Adelynn Nichole Treadway, was born to Pfc. Shawn and Rachael Treadway, Aug. 20. Kenzie Anne Burson, was born to Jessica Burson, Aug. 21.

Gavan Lee Middleton, was born to AWR2 Garrett Middleton and AWS2 Kyle Kramer, Aug. 21. Olivia Marie Creel, was born to ASC Johnnie and Kathy Creel, Aug. 22. Emma Elizabeth Rhinehart, was born to Maj. Jaret and Angela Rhinehart, Aug. 23. Claire Rebecca Stephens, was born to Capt. Philip and Lindsey Stephens, Aug. 23. Benjamin-James Michael Wayman, was born to Christopher and CTTSN Kathleen Wayman, Aug. 23. Connor Louis Spencer, was born to HM3 Parker and Kara Spencer, Aug. 24. Hope Lieghanne Kluttz, was born to IT2 Jeremy and Nicole Kluttz, Aug. 25. Dorian Camden Wilson, was born to Staff Sgt. Jimmy and Charlene Wilson, Aug. 27. Ethan Mark Barton, was born to 1st Lt. Cody and Leisha Barton, Aug. 28. Sophie Ann Miller, was born to Lt. Stephen and Laura Miller, Aug. 29. Sullivan Kai Young, was born to Ens. Joshuah and Sammi Young, Aug. 30.

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Desiree Iaviialonaalofa Penny Fuimaono, was born to Lt. Saumaleato Jr. and Penny Fuimaono, Aug. 30. Wyatt Robert Richard Scholten, was born to Richard and SKSN Meagan Scholten, Aug. 31. Enslie-Mae Gail Gaddis, was born to Lt. Chadwick and Terri Gaddis, Aug. 31. Mason Elizabeth Evans, was born to Lt. Thomas and Whitney Evans, Aug. 31. Sydney DeAnn McMurry, was born to Ens. Evan and Sarette McMurry, Sept. 1. Bentley Christopher Lane Thompson, was born to Haliegh Thompson, Sept. 1. Ava Elizabeth Barricelli, was born to AC1 Eric and Juliana Barricelli, Sept. 2. Madison Lee Koch, was born to Tech. Sgt. Brad and Dayna Koch, Sept. 4. Emily Anne Raifaisen, was born to CTN Jonathan and Brittany Raifaisen, Sept. 5. Brody Lance Dwight, was born to HA Brandon Dwight and Megan Scott, Sept. 6. Lily Anne Crist, was born to PO2 Eric Crist and Lisa Taylor, Sept. 7.

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Blue Angels Homecoming Air Show 2012 Start planning now for the annual Blue Angels Homecoming Air Show, which will take place onboard NASP

Nov. 2, watch acrobatic performances and Fat Albert and Blue Angels, and then stay for the night show featuring fireworks and the “wall of fire.” Nov. 3, watch the show and stay for a free concert starring Big & Rich with special guest Cowboy Troy and Bradley Gaskin from 4 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Gates open at 8 a.m. each day and admission is free. Guests can bring lawn chairs/seating. There also is reserved seating. Purchase tickets at Corry Station ITT Office, Bldg. For more information on the show, bleacher, box and Flight Line Club seating and FAQs, 3787. For more information, call ITT Office at 452-6362. Go to the air show website to learn about the performers for this year’s show.

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visit www.naspairshow.com.

Cuban missile crisis recalled Presentation marks 50-year anniversary From the National Naval Aviation Museum

The Naval Aviation Museum Foundation has scheduled a Discovery Saturday presentation at 10 a.m. tomorrow, Oct. 20, to mark the 50th anniversary of the Cuban missile crisis. Historian and author Kenneth V. Jack will lead the presentation in the naval aviation museum’s F-8 Crusader aircraft located in Hangar Bay One. He will be joined by a special guest, retired Navy Capt. Dan Curry. One of the forgotten, yet crucial details of the crisis, were the low-level reconnaissance missions – designated as Operation Blue Moon – flown by U.S. Navy, Marine Corps and Air Force pilots that proved to President John F. Kennedy that the Russians had moved missiles into Cuba. Jack’s recently released book, “Blue Moon Over Cuba,” began as the unfinished memoirs of the commander of the naval squadron that flew the top secret missions, Capt. William B. Ecker. Ecker was the lead aviator on the first mission and went on to play a leading role in the reconnaissance flights throughout

A U.S. Navy P-2H Neptune is seen flying over a Soviet cargo ship during the Cuban Missile crisis. Navy photo

Details • What: Discovery Saturday, Cuban Missile Crisis – 50th Anniversary. • When: 10 a.m. tomorrow, Oct. 20. • Where: National Museum of Naval Aviation, Hangar Bay One. • Cost: Free, open to the public. • For more information: Go to www.NavalAviationMuseum.org or call 453-2389.

the crisis. The book was completed by Jack. A book signing will follow the presentation. Books will be available for purchase at the event.

After he enlisted in the Navy in 1959, Jack was first trained as a Navy photographer and later as a photographic-electronics technician responsible for maintaining aircraft photo electronics equipment. He participated in the implementation of the forward-firing KA-45 camera, which gave unique capabilities for capturing detailed photographic intelligence of the Soviet missile sites being installed in Cuba. He led the first carrier testing of the camera and its night-photography capabilities aboard the super carrier USS Forrestal (CVA59) only a few months before the Cuban missile crisis erupted in October 1962.

At the movies FRIDAY

“ParaNorman” (3D), PG, 5 p.m.; “Premium Rush,” (PG-13), 5:15 p.m.; “Lawless,” (R), 7 p.m., 9:30 p.m.; “The Possession,” PG-13, 7:15 p.m.; “Expendables 2,” R, 9:15 p.m.

SATURDAY

“ParaNorman” (3D), PG, noon; “The Odd Life of Timothy Green,” PG, 12:15 p.m.; “The Possession,” PG-13, 2:15 p.m., 4:30 p.m.; “ParaNorman” (2D), PG, 2:30 p.m.; “Premium Rush,” (PG-13), 4:45 p.m.; “Lawless,” (R), 6:30 p.m., 9 p.m.; “Hit and Run,” (R), 7 p.m.; “Expendables 2,” R, 9:15 p.m.

SUNDAY

“The Odd Life of Timothy Green,” PG, noon; “ParaNorman” (2D), PG, 12:15 p.m.; “The Bourne Legacy,” PG-13, 2:15 p.m.; “The Possession,” PG-13, 2:30 p.m.; “Lawless,” (R), 4:45 p.m., 7:15 p.m.; “Red Dawn,” (PG-13), 5 p.m. (free sneak preview); “Expendables 2,” R, 7:30 p.m.

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“Lawless,” (R), 5 p.m., 7:30 p.m.; “Premium Rush,” (PG-13), 5:15 p.m.; “The Expendables 2,” R, 7:15 p.m.

The NASP Morale, Welfare and Recreation (MWR) department has a number of upcoming events and activities that the whole family can participate in. For more information, call 452-8285 or visit the MWR website: www.naspensacola-mwr.com. • MWRʼs Annual Haunted Fall Festival: From 4 to 9 p.m. tomorrow, Oct. 20, at the Blue Angel Naval Recreation Area, 2100 Bronson Field Road. Costume contest will include six age categories. The “competition” and haunted hay rides start at 4:30 p.m. Ticketed events: ($1 for five tickets) include face painting and carnival games. There also will be inflatable games (bounce house, obstacle course, spider mountain, fast pitch, gyro). Food will be sold via tickets. Entry fee to the park will be $5 per car load. For information, call 453-3798. • Halloween Spin Class: Two-hour master spin class is scheduled from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. tomorrow, Oct. 20, at the Radford Fitness Center on NAS Pensacola. Costumes are welcome – beginner students should come 15 minutes early for a quick walk-through. For more information, call 452-6802. • Pink Dress Run: Join the Portside Gym & Fitness Center for the Pink Dress Run at 4:30 p.m. Oct. 25. Participants are encouraged to wear pink attire with athletic shoes for chip trail run. Distances are optional per runner/walker/jogger – one, two or three miles. For more information, call 452-7810. • Lunch options: At the Oaks Restaurant enjoy the chef’s special, grilled MoJo pork kabobs and Caribbean rice for $7.50 Oct. 22 to 26 (includes drink). Lunch is served from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. upstairs at the A.C. Read Golf Club. The Mustin Beach Club on NAS Pensacola is open to all hands for lunch 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday. The Ready Room at Mustin Beach Club has a new menu. The Ready Room social hour is 3 p.m. to closing Wednesday through Friday. The Cubi Bar and Café inside the National Naval Aviation Museum, which features a fun atmosphere and unique menu, is open from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. • Social media: For instant access to MWR events, programs and activities, visit the MWR Facebook page at www.facebook.com /mwrpensacola or the MWR website at www.naspensacola-mwr.com. MWR offers a Text-2-Connect service that provides patrons with weekly event updates, cancellation notices and chances to win free stuff. To sign up, text “NASPMWR” to “30364” and send. If you do not want to receive messages any more, text “STOP” and send, and you will be removed from the list.

Liberty activities

WEDNESDAY “The Possession,” PG-13, 5 p.m.; “Premium Rush,” (PG-13), 5:15 p.m.; “The Bourne

Legacy,” PG-13, 7 p.m.; “Lawless,” R, 7:15 p.m.

THURSDAY

Morale, Welfare and Recreation

“The Odd Life of Timothy Green,” PG, 5 p.m.; “The Possession,” (PG-13), 5:15 p.m.; “Lawless,” (R), 7:15 p.m.; “The Expendables 2,” R, 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

Details: 452-3522 or www.naspensacola-mwr.com

Too much stuff?

Liberty program events target young, unaccompanied active-duty military. Regular events are scheduled at the main Liberty Center in the Portside Entertainment Complex. Hours are 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and holidays and 10:30 a.m. to midnight Friday and Saturday. Off-base trips leave from the NASP Liberty Center, but you must sign up in advance. For more information, call 452-2372 or visit www.naspensacola-mwr.com/singsail/liberty.htm.

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Combined Federal Campaign Have you ever wondered: “Where do CFC dollars go?” Well, here is the answer: CFC represents thousands of agencies and organizations locally, nationally and internationally.

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The monetary gifts collected are distributed to the agencies designated by the contributor. If no designations are made, the gift is distributed in the same proportion to the agencies.

Have you had the opportunity to donate through the Combined Federal Campaign? If not, contact your office CFC representative or the CFC Office at 452-2029.

Bergosh at carissa.bergosh@navy.mil. • Ronald McDonald House: A group can volunteer to complete family chores or provide a meal for families in residence. Other opportunities include hosting special events. Another way to help is to conduct a “wish list” drive by collecting items for the house. For more information, contact Vicky Bell at 477-2273. • Northwest Florida Blood Services: Volunteers are needed to help in everyday operations. For information, contact Jamie Hudson at 473- 3853, ext. 132, or

e-mail at jhudson@fbsblood.org. • USO Northwest Florida: The USO is seeking volunteers that are committed to supporting America’s troops and their families. If you are interested, contact Faye White at 455-8280, option 4.

Community Outreach NASP Community Outreach is seeking volunteers for opportunities including: • Swim meet: Escambia High School needs 40 volunteers to help with regional swim meets Oct. 25 and Nov. 2 at UWF. Volunteers need to be there at 8:30 a.m. Lunch provided. For more information, contact Community Outreach at 452-2532. • Adopt a school: Schools in need of this extra assistance are C.A. Weis, West Pensacola, Global Learning Academy, Holm and Montclair. If you would like to help, contact the school or school liaison Carissa

For more information, contact NASP Community Outreach at 452-2532, e-mail NASPensacolaCommunity Outreach@Facebook.com or find information on Facebook at NAS Pensacola Community Outreach.

Fleet and Family Support Center The following classes are offered at the FFSC, 151 Ellyson Ave., Bldg. 625, unless otherwise noted: • Parenting: Zero to Two Years of Age: A class to help prepare for the arrival of a new baby is offered quarterly. The next class is scheduled for 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Nov. 16. To register, call 452-5990, ext. 3122. If

you have specific questions, call 452-5900, ext. 3143. Peer to Peer Support Group: Talk through issues that occur when you experience a traumatic (wartime) event. Discussing your problems with peers is proven to be more successful to your wellbeing than discussing it with others.

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Because peers served in the military, you can identify with each other. For service members and veterans returning from deployment, this is an opportunity to come together and share experiences. Meetings are from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month. If you would like to attend, call 452-5990, ext. 3122.

NAS Pensacola Protestant • Communion service, 8 a.m. Sunday.** • Worship service, 10:15 a.m. Sunday.* • Contemporary service, 6 p.m. Sunday.** • Women’s Bible study, 9 a.m. Tuesday.*** • Fellowship dinner, 5:30 p.m. Wednesday. • Bible study, 6 p.m. Wednesday.*** Roman Catholic • Sacrament of Penance, 3:45 p.m. Saturday.**** • Mass, 4:30 p.m. Saturday.* • Mass, 8:30 a.m. Sunday.* • Mass, noon Monday and Thursday.**** Latter Day Saints • Service, 10:30 a.m. Sunday**

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. • Mass, 11 a.m. Tuesday, small chapel.

Whiting Field Chapel Roman Catholic • Mass, 11 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Friday. Protestant • Bible study, 11:30 a.m. Tuesday. • Weekly chapel service, 11:30 a.m. Thursday. *Naval Aviation Memorial Chapel **All Faiths Chapel ***J.B. McKamey Center ****Lady of Loreto Chapel For more information, call 452-2341.

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MLS 429279 3/2 custom built in 2006. 7010 Community Dr., Pensacola FL, 3 2 5 2 6 . $160,000. Interior sqft: 2,494. Lot size: 0.99 acres “enough room to build another house.” Walking distance to Pine F o r e s t highschool, WF Technical highschool, L o n g l e a f Elementary School. For m o r e information and to schedule appt, call listing agent Stephanie Chavis at 3844441. View property online a t http://goo.gl/kd XZY

1997 Chevy Camaro, 6 cyl. V6, automatic. Runs great. 167K miles. $3,000. 3820277

100 New D o n o r s Needed Save a life. Make a Difference New donors can donate life saving plasma and receive $ 1 0 0 compensation in two donations. Talecris 3 8 1 0 Barrancas Ave 850-456-0975 www.Grifolspl asma.com Walk-ins welcome Current picture ID, Social S e c u r i t y N u m b e r required.

Redeemer Lutheran Church & School, 333 Commerce St., Wa r r i n g t o n , located 2 min. from Main NAS gate. Services 8 & 10:30 am. 4550330 Military Welcome!

Dell computer. Comes w/flat screen monitor. 40G $175 and 320G $225. Good for students. 4572656.

PetCarrier's $20 each PetTaxie Portacrate Pet Voyage. 4555763 Pns. Westside

2006 Dodge Grand Caravan. 74,800 miles. Excellent condition. Must see. $7,375 obo. (850) 291-6891. Misc. Motors

BOAT FOR SALE Robalo 2160 cuddy cabin for sale. New bimini top in 2011. 200 HP M e r c u r y Mariner and trailer. Boat is a '94, runs fine, put on trailer after storm scare. $9,999. Call Mike at 723-9565.

D u k e Trucking LLC owned by a retired SCPO a n d L D O / LT. We h a u l throughout CONUS. Can haul up to 16000lbs. 35' gooseneck t r a i l e r . www.duketruc king.com or 334-341-1670.

Moving sale br/lr/patio furniture, l a m p s , appliances, kitchen ware, yard tools and misc. 456- BRAND NEW 3609 Service Dress White Navy Merchandise Uniform with Articles for Sale Combination cover, belt, and 2 CHAIRS attachments for FOR SALE. sale. (Trousers about a year 40L, Large old, A recliner - Coat). $200 brown and a OBO. Email green wing rnldware1@g back chair. m a i l . c o m . Both in good P h o t o s condition. No available upon tears or worn request. spots. $105 green each. Call 494- Mint 9445 leave sofa and message. loveseat with big cushion. $400 obo. 4568909.

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5 1 0 3 Chandelle Ave. 492-2203. 3 cushion sofa$200; 5 piece sectional $ 3 0 0 ; NordicTrak Chest of ( M e d - a l i s t ) drawers $60, $200 patio pub table and chairs $70, Garden & hand blown Lawn hand buffet lamp tools ($10-15); $45. 456-3609. golf balls (20/ $1); vintage Tires with lots radios & audio of tread. 205- equip. ($4555-16 10/32. 80); Lanai Best offer. Call table &6 chairs 497-9066 ($300) Twin mattress and box spring set. Great condition $75. 418 2951

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Rifle, Ruger Model 77 in 22250 caliber, 98%, wood stock, tang safety. $525. 712-1425 Fishing, 4 top q u a l i t y Ambassador, baitcaster reels with rods. $100 for all. 4971167 Penn 114H, high speed, 6-0 reel, and custom rod. $65. 4549486 Motor Autos for sale

Recliner. $75. Like new. 4782003 Dodge 9321. Stratus.V6, c l e a n , Lincoln 225 automatic, amp Arc d e p e n d a b l e , welder. Used runs great twice. $230. 141,000 miles. 206-6464 $2,900 call 5164076

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2000 Dodge D a k o t a Extended Cab. V6 Magnum, 5 speed manual trans, A/C, AM/FM/CD/M P3, Power Windows, Cruise Control. $2500 Firm. jimbeech@cox. net

2003 Honda Shadow Spirit 750. 25,000 miles. $2,500. Excellent shape. 3469427

2005 HD Softail Dlx for sale. Asking 13K OBO. 5500mi Orig o w n e r . Excellent condition. Pics available on request. Bob 334-341-1670 or rduke46 @yahoo.com

2 jet skis on trailer. One runs. Must sell. Call for more info. Best offer. 341-1905

Ford ranger. Lift and big wheels. 136k miles. Very nice condition.3.0l flex fuel 5speed. Call 341-1905 2007 Chevy Tahoe LS. 69,100 miles. 3rd row scat garage kept. New tires, b a t t e r y . $21,900. 6265900

2003 HD Dyna Wide Glide, 12k miles, l o a d e d w/chrome, V&H pipes, Mustang seat plus many extras $10,500 obo. (501) 4543305 2004 Harley Sportster 1200. Extras, low m i l e a g e . $6,000. (251) 504-5558. Foley.

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BOAT FOR SALE Robalo 2160 cuddy cabin for sale. New bimini top in 2011. 200 HP Mercury Mariner and trailer. Boat is a '94, runs fine, put on trailer after storm scare. $9,999. Call Mike at 723-9565.

Real Estate

For sale, for rent: 4/2. 2,000 sqft. Available Nov. 1. Home was built in 2007. Off of Nine Mile Road. $1,350/month. Real Estate D e p o s i t Homes for rent required. 251422-5378.

3 bedroom furnished CONDO at Snug Harbor just outside the back gate to N A S . $1,500/month. Call John 5721491.

Pensacola-Nice 3BR/ 1.5BA, CHA brick home near NAS & Corry on dead end street in Lakewood area. $750/$700 Lease req'd. 456-6026

4/2.5, 2,571 sqft house in Pace lrg kitchen w/ i s l a n d cathedral ceilings fenced yard. 748-8145

3 bedroom house for rent, close to NAS and Corry Station. Newer construction. Cozy, nice single family home. 944-8616

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2/1 garage apt. in East Hill. Suitable for 1 person. Non-smoking, 1 pet okay. $550/month plus utilities. S e c u r i t y deposit: $550. 465-3983 or 433-7885.

East Hill cottage. 1/1 e f f i c i e n c y, furnished. Utilities/cable included. 2 blocks from Bayview Park, 1 block from b a y o u . $700/month (all inclusive). Call/text Terri 2/1 Cottage at 516-8697 A p t . W a t e r f r o n t House for rent w / d o c k . near I-10/Pine Fenced front Forest Road. 3 yard. 5 minutes b e d / 1 from NAS bath/fenced/gar front gate. a g e $ 6 0 0 / m o n t h . $725/month U t i l i t i e s Call 706-566i n c l u d e d . 4577 First/last month’s rent, deposit. No Your ad pets/indoor smoking. 457- would fit 3753

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$154,000. 3/2 updated all brick home. Must See. 304 Twisted Oak Drive Contact: 474-0330

F S B O . Reasonably priced 3/2 brick home. W/W carpet, central air/heat. $65,000. 455- For sale: 3426 Leave $ 3 8 , 0 0 0 msg. To w n h o u s e 3BR/2.5Ba, S n o w b i r d 1350 sf., s p e c i a l . kitchen equipt, W a t e r f r o n t garage, new bungalow. 2/1 roof, must see within a mile i n s i d e — of Navy i m m a c u l a t e . f a c i l i t i e s . 982-8865 Appliances included. Tiled/screened in porch. Fenced yard, security lights. OR B u i l t - i n bookcases/stor here age. $119,900, 456-3609


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