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Halloween trick or treating hours onboard NAS Pensacola ... Halloween trick-or-treating: 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 31, throughout housing onboard Naval Air Station Pensacola and NASP Corry Station for authorized dependents. Base security will provide additional patrols to help keep children safe. For more information, contact NASP Chief of Police Carl Matthews at 452-2653.

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CNATT holds change of command Oct. 27 From Center for Naval Aviation Technical Training Public Affairs

Capt. Terrence E. Hammond turned over command of NAS Pensacola’s Center for Naval Aviation Technical Training (CNATT) to Capt. Eric. J. Simon in a ceremony held at the National Naval Aviation Museum Oct. 27.

Capt. Eric J. Simon

Hammond retired from the U.S. Navy following the change of command ceremony. Simon is a native of Whittier, Calif. He enlisted in the Navy in December 1980, completing recruit training in San Diego, Calif. and Aviation Machinist’s Mate (AD) A-School at Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Island, Wash. While enlisted, he served tours with Tactical Electronic Warfare Squadron One Three Seven (VAQ-137), Tactical Electronic Warfare Squadron One Three Two (VAQ-132), and

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NASP to host Blue Angels Homecoming Air Show From NASP Public Affairs

The Navy’s Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, will close the 2016 season at their annual Homecoming Air Show aboard Naval Air Station Pensacola Nov. 11-12. The world-famous Blue Angels F/A 18 Hornets will perform their aerobatics for the local crowd in this, their final air show of the year, and the team’s 70th anniversary. Tentatively scheduled for both days will be aerobatics by performers such as the Vertigo Air Shows Jet Glider, the world’s only jet-launched sail plane, flown by Bob Carlton; an Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon demonstration and Heritage Flight with a vintage warbird; Skip Stewart in a high-flying aerobatic symphony;

NOS Energy Drink drifting demonstration ... (Above) NAS Pensacola MWR and the NOS Energy Drink Drift Team put on a demonstration of high-speed car handling at the Naval Aviation Technical Training (NATTC) ballfields parking lot Oct. 22. (Left) Airman 1st Class Nicole Monson prepares to take a ride in a 5.6L 600HP Infiniti M35 drift car driven by Ryan Tuerck. Photos by SN Christian Klos-Dunn

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GCE celebrates NDEAM with sixth annual picnic Story, photo by Mike O’Connor Gosport Associate Editor

NAS Pensacola contractor Global Connections to Employment (GCE) celebrated October, National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM), with an appreciation picnic for its employees Oct. 21. GCE, an affiliate of Lakeview Center, is the largest private Northwest Florida employer of persons with disabilities. Food services, administration services and custodial services are provided to NASP through GCE, em-

ploying 317 people – 236 whom are people with disabilities. They serve about 9,000 meals per day to diners at the galley. Lakeview Center CEO/President Gary Bembry was on hand to express his thanks to the employees. “October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month and it gives us the opportunity to increase awareness about individuals and their employment issues, to celebrate the successes that you all have created for us, and to show what’s possible when we reach out and create a culture See GCE on page 2

Annual retired military seminar tomorrow, Oct. 29 From NASP Public Affairs Capt. Terrence E. Hammond

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Aircraft Intermediate Maintenance Departments (AIMD) at NAS Miramar and NAS Lemoore, Calif. He was promoted to chief petty officer (ADC) in 1989. Simon was commissioned as an ensign in the Limited Duty Officer Program in March 1993. His squadron tours include Strike Fighter Squadron Two Five

The 43rd Annual Gulf Coast Area Retired Military Seminar, sponsored by Naval Air Station Pensacola Fleet and Family Support Center (FFSC), is scheduled for 9 a.m. to noon tomorrow, Oct. 29, at the Mustin Beach Club aboard the air station. This year’s speakers will be Amanda Burns, head of Navy Retired Activities; Capt. Sarah Martin, commanding officer, Naval Hospital Pensacola (NHP); and TRICARE representative Elaine Weaver. Representatives from the Department of Veterans Affairs, NHP, TRICARE, Naval Regional Legal Service Office, TRICARE Delta Dental, Retired Activities Office and veterans service organizations will be present to address

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Ivy Marshall (center), a Global Connections to Employment (GCE) food service worker at the Naval Air Station Pensacola (NASP) galley, is recognized for his 50 years of service by NASP CO Capt. Christopher Martin (right) and GCE President Richard Gilmartin at the sixth annual National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) Employee Appreciation Picnic held aboard NASP Oct. 21.

IWTC students lend a hand at animal shelter From Center for Information Warfare Training Public Affairs

Sailors assigned to Information Warfare Training Command (IWTC) Corry Station participated in a community service event at the Escambia County Animal Shelter Oct. 22. The volunteer event was organized by Corry United, a student-led organization dedicated to promoting community-building events and leadership opportunities. SN Dylan Odett, the Corry United public affairs spokesperson, said the experience was part of an effort to provide IWTC Corry Station students with weekend activities that promote positive decisions as they train to

become members of the information warfare community. “I believe that it is important to remember that as members of the armed forces we are examples within the community, and there are people out there who look up to us,” said Odett. “Events such as this provide an excellent opportunity for Sailors to realize the lives they can touch.” The Escambia County Animal Shelter is committed to working in partnership with the community to create a safe, healthy and caring environment for both citizens and animals. At the shelter, students comforted See Volunteers on page 2

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(VFA-25) and Strike Fighter Squadron Nine Seven (VFA-97), serving as a division officer, maintenance material control officer and assistant maintenance officer. He also served at AIMD Lemoore as power plants production control officer, quality assurance officer, and assistant maintenance officer. In 2000, he received his bachelor of science degree in professional aeronautics from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, graduating summa cum laude. Shortly thereafter, he applied and was selected for redesignation as an aerospace maintenance duty officer. He received his master’s degree in management from National University in 2004. From 2002 to 2005, Simon served as deputy program manager for the field service, multi-line, and test line programs at Naval Air Depot North Island in California. In 2005, Simon returned to NAS Lemoore to serve as Carrier Air Wing Two maintenance officer (CAGMO). In 2007, he reported to Naval Air Systems Command at NAS Patuxent River, Md., where he served as assistant program manager for logistics (APML) for the consolidated automated support system (CASS) in the Aviation Support Equipment Program Office (PMA-260). After screening for aviation commander command in 2008, he served as officer-in-charge of fleet readiness center (FRC) southwest detachment Point Mugu in California. In 2011, he reported to FRC Southwest at NAS North Island to serve as the depot production officer. In 2013, he returned to NAS Patuxent River where he served as director, Requirements and Capabilities (N8) and chief of staff for Commander, Fleet Readiness Centers (COMFRC). He was selected for major acquisition command and reported to CNATT as executive officer in July 2015. Simon has completed numerous operational detachments and extended deployments on USS Ranger (CV 61), USS John F. Kennedy(CV 67), USS Forrestal (CV 59), USS Saratoga (CV 60), USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70), and USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72), including participation in operations Earnest Will, Desert Shield, Desert Storm, Southern Watch and Enduring Freedom. Simon’s career qualifications include designation as a Professional Aviation Maintenance Officer, membership in the Defense Acquisition Corps, and level three certification in production, quality and manufacturing; and life cycle logistics. His personal awards include the Legion of Merit, Meritorious Service Medal (three awards), Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal (six awards), Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (five awards), and various unit, service and

NASP, CIWT celebrate Navy birthday By PO3 Taylor L. Jackson CIWT Public Affairs

Sailors assigned to Center for Information Warfare Training (CIWT) and Information Warfare Training Command (IWTC) Corry Station reflected on the history of their service during an observance of the Navy’s 241st birthday held in the NAS Pensacola Corry Station chapel Oct. 13. The annual event celebrates the establishment of the Continental Navy Oct. 13, 1775. The theme of this year's birthday observance was “America’s Sailor. For 241 Years: Tough, Bold, and Ready,” and Capt. Bill Lintz, CIWT’s commanding officer remarked on how Sailors live up to those words. “Two hundred forty-one years ago today, Congress established our Navy and established the tradition that all Sailors, their families, and all of our retirees have participated in: honorably serving this great country and supporting

Navy birthday at NASP Corry Station (above, left) and NAS Pensacola (above right): Corry’s Cmdr. James Dudley (left) and SN Jacob Lodes, the oldest and youngest Sailors present during a Navy birthday celebration. Photo by PO3 Taylor L. Jackson. At right, NASP Senior Sailor NASP CO Capt. Christopher Martin with youngest Sailor at Navy Exchange Navy birthday celebration. NEX photo

each other,” said Lintz. “We serve afloat. We serve ashore. We protect our country. We serve the interests of our nation. We support our allies. We deliver aid, and we vigilantly guard the sea.”

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Kevin Coleman in his one-of-a-kind Extra 300SHP; the Pemberton Aerosports Team in their Edge 540; the Shockwave Jet Truck driven/piloted by Chris Darnell, plus many more acts. Along with flying demonstrations, dozens of military and civilian aircraft will be on display. These static displays will include a variety of aircraft ranging from the present-day, state-ofthe-art fighters to aircraft from the 1930s. In addition to the scheduled Nov. 11-12 shows, there will be a special night show from 4:30-7 p.m. Nov. 11 only. Aircraft GCE from page 1

of diversity and inclusion,” Bembry said. “You play a part in that, and the success you’ve achieved over the years. It’s a relationship that goes back 23 years and it would not be possible without you and the work that you do, and the contributions that you make on a daily basis to the men and women that are here at NAS (Pensacola) serving our country. “I’d like to thank each of you for your contributions to GCE’s success,” Bembry added. “It’s been an inspiration to me that no matter what our challenges are, we are all able to pursue our dreams and have a positive impact no only on our own lives, but also the lives of others. Thank you for all you have done.” NAS Pensacola Commanding Officer Capt. Christopher Martin attended the event and was one of the speakers. Martin had the honor of presenting galley food service specialist Ivy Marshall with a 50-year customer service award. “Mr. Ivy Marshall started

Following Lintz’s remarks, Lt. Gregory Brown read a brief history of the Navy and emphasized the crucial role of the Navy in protecting and serving the United States.

will light up the sky with full afterburner and pyrotechnics, and will end with one of the largest fireworks shows in the Pensacola area. Gates open both days at 8 a.m. and admission and parking for all shows are free. Areas will be reserved for the physically challenged. Food and memorabilia will be available at numerous concession stands. Pets and coolers are not permitted. Security personnel and signs will direct spectators to parking areas near the show site. For additional information on the show and reserved seating, go to http://www.naspensacolaairshow.com/.

working as a food service worker at the Corry Station galley Nov. 11, 1966,” Martin said. “At that time, the cost of a new home was $23,000 and a gallon of gas cost was 32 cents. Next month is his 50th anniversary with NASP food service ... His love for his job can be validated by his dedication through hurricanes and multiple weather events that have affected the community. Ivy can be counted on to get the job done and completed correctly the first time ... he’s looked up to as a mentor.” The CO shook hands with Marshall, and, along with GCE President Richard Gilmartin, presented him with a plaque and certificate. Lakeview Center’s vocational services division – formerly Gulf Coast Enterprises – was reorganized this year as Global Connections to Employment and provides services across the nation. For more information, go to GCE.org. For more on National Disability Employment Awareness Month, visit https://www. dol. gov/ odep/ topics/ ndeam.

“NAS Pensacola: History in Focus” ... In September, Gosport introduced a new feature: NASP History in Focus, which calls attention to the rich historical legacy of the base.

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retiree issues and answer questions. NHP will be providing flu shots for eligible patrons beginning at 10 a.m. Drawings for door prizes donated by the Navy Exchange and Commissary will be held throughout the morning. Refreshments will be provided. For more information, call Paul Maxwell at the Fleet and Family Support Center at 452-5618. Volunteers from page 1

dogs recovering from abusive owners, cleaned out animal cages and fed and played with the pets waiting to be adopted. “Volunteering gives me a sense of community,” said SN Andrew Garigmeyer. “Being able to give some love to animals that have been treated unjustly and, on a larger scale, give back to society means a lot to me.” Information Warfare Training Command Corry Station, as part of the Center for Information Warfare Training, provides a continuum of training to Navy and joint service personnel that prepares them to conduct information warfare across the full spectrum of military operations. For more news from the Center for Information Warfare Training organization, visit www.navy.mil/local/cid/, www.netc.navy.mil/centers/ciwt/, www.facebook.com/NavyCIWT, or www.twitter.com/NavyCIWT.

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October 28, 2016


Navy’s most advanced warship, USS Zumwalt, commissioned From USS Zumwalt (DDG 1000) Public Affairs


ALTIMORE (NNS) – The Navy’s newest and most technologically advanced warship, USS Zumwalt (DDG 1000) was commissioned into active service Oct. 15 at North Locust Point in Baltimore, Md. Zumwalt, the lead ship of a class of next-generation multi-mission destroyers, features a state-of-the-art electric propulsion system, wavepiercing tumblehome hull, stealth design, and the latest warfighting technology and weaponry available. Secretary of the Navy, the Hon. Ray Mabus, delivered the ceremony’s principal address. “This ship is an example of a larger initiative to increase operational stability and give the U.S. a strategic advantage,” said Mabus. “Our Navy and our Marine Corps, uniquely, provide presence – around the globe, around the clock – ensuring stability, reassuring allies, deterring adversaries, and providing the nation’s leaders with options in times of crisis.” The ship’s co-sponsors, Zumwalt and Ann Mouzetta ZumwaltWeathers, are daughters of former Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Elmo R. Zumwalt Jr., after whom the ship is named. The sisters were an integral part of the ceremony, giving the order to “man our ship and bring her to life,” in keeping with naval tradition. The Zumwalt-class destroyer will be capable of performing a range of deterrence, power projection, sea control, and command and control missions while allowing the Navy to evolve with new systems and missions. It does all of this while maintaining its stealth – making this visually imposing ship difficult to find whether close to the shore or far out to sea. “Today’s ceremony marked the culmination of

over three years of dedication and hard work by some of the finest Sailors I have had the pleasure to lead,” said Capt. James A. Kirk, commanding officer of Zumwalt. “The only thing more impressive than the capabilities of the ship are the capabilities of its fine crew.” Zumwalt will challenge adversaries and their way of thinking about how we employ our forces, providing an asymmetric advantage. Working with Arleigh Burke-class destroyers, littoral combat ships, and amphibious ships to form adaptive force packages, Zumwalt-class destroyers will use its computing capabilities to make these groups more lethal through increased range, deception, computer integration, and data analysis from various platforms. With its stealth, size, power, and advanced combat systems, this warship will serve as a centerpiece for deterrence and stability in the maritime environment. “This destroyer, like the others in our fleet, is capable of projecting power, no doubt,” said Mabus. “The Zumwalt-class is much larger than today’s destroyers with a considerably larger flight deck – enough space to operate host Joint Strike Fighters, MV-22 Ospreys, and unmanned systems and a Vertical Launch System second to none.”

Balloons fly and the crowd applauds as the Navy’s newest and most technologically advanced warship, USS Zumwalt (DDG 1000), is brought to life during a commissioning ceremony at North Locust Point in Baltimore. Photo by PO1 Nathan Laird

In addition to its size, the Zumwalt class will be the first Navy warships to utilize an integrated power system that will produce enough power to run current systems, as well as the power required for future weapons, computing, and sensor systems. Zumwalt generates approximately 78 megawatts of power, almost as much as a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier. This means the ship can operate all of its systems and still generate enough electricity to power a small town, which provides the extra capacity to accommodate future weapons and computing systems. Combined with its size and power, Zumwalt will be able to integrate emerging technologies and new capabilities as they are delivered to the fleet. USS Zumwalt embodies the legacy of warfighting excellence and innovation of Adm. Zumwalt, a veteran of World War II and the conflicts in Korea and Viet-

nam. He exemplified honor, courage and commitment during 32 years of dedicated naval service. Believing it was his job to “modernize and humanize” the Navy, Zumwalt chose to embrace change and to lead it from within. “I witnessed as he (Zumwalt) transformed our Navy, one Z-gram at a time ... removing demeaning and abrasive regulations and moving to eliminate the scourge of racism and sexism from within our Navy,” said Mabus. “Among many initiatives, he opened flight training to women and increased recruiting of under-represented Americans. And, as has always been the case when we open opportunities in our Navy and Marine Corps, we got stronger.” As the 19th Chief of Naval Operations, Zumwalt embrace of innovation resulted in a number of successful new programs, including the Oliver Hazard Perry-class frigate, the Ohio-class ballistic missile submarine and the F-14 Tomcat, all of which had lasting impacts on the warfighting readiness of the Navy. Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. John

Richardson, also spoke at the ceremony, commenting on the significance of the ship’s namesake. “Adm. Zumwalt, especially during his time as CNO, ensured that our institution lived by its values,” said Richardson. “He was the ‘The Sailor’s Admiral,’ looking at new ideas, acting to the limit of his authorities, and adjusting along the way to make his Navy ready for combat – but also with full cognizance of the impact on the Sailors that made up that Navy.” Perhaps most importantly, Adm. Zumwalt was a social reformer who recognized the primary forcemultiplier of the U.S. Navy continued to be its Sailors, and as such began quality of life improvements throughout the Fleet. He was considered a “thinking officer” who was devoted to Sailors and creating an environment where everyone was treated equally – a legacy that can that can be seen today in the diversity of the fleet. His “one Navy” mentality reminds today’s Sailors that taking care of our warfighters ensures the Navy remains tough, bold and ready. “To say the Navy was

transformed by Adm. Zumwalt is an understatement. Indeed, every leader on this stage and the great crew standing before us has benefited from Bud Zuwalt’s passion to make the Navy even better,” said Vice Adm. Tom Rowden, commander, Naval Surface Forces, during the ceremony. “So today we welcome this revolutionary warship to the fleet. A ship that demonstrates daring design and cuttingedge capability.” “On behalf of the U.S. Naval Surface Force, I proudly accept ownership of the Navy’s newest ship to the fleet,” Rowden said. Zumwalt is scheduled to begin her transit to San Diego, making several port visits along the way. Upon arrival in San Diego, USS Zumwalt will begin installation of her combat systems, testing and evaluation, and operational integration with the fleet. Once fully integrated, Zumwalt’s stealth, power and lethality will provide a vital link from the Navy’s current needs to its future capabilities. For more news from USS Zumwalt (DDG 1000), visit www.navy. mil/local/DDG1000/.



October 28, 2016


Fire Prevention Month: Focus on cooking safety From Fire Prevention Office Fire & Emergency Services Gulf Coast


ooking for me is a pure joy, especially on Saturday mornings where I love cooking up a western omelet, bacon, grits and toast. On the flip side, I must say that cooking fires are the No. 1cause of home fires and injuries, with “unattended cooking” being the leading cause of fires in the kitchen. I have listed some items for you to consider while you’re in the kitchen to keep the experience a joyful one. • Always be alert to your surroundings. If it is late and you are tired, consider not cooking – try a snack to satisfy your urge. • Keep the cooking area clear of combustibles such as paper towels, kitchen towels and oven mitts; don’t wear loose long-sleeve clothing that could snag a handle or get too close to the burner. • Keep young children three feet away from the stove – teach older children how to safely cook.

• Keep pot handles turned in so they don’t get bumped and spill. • When you fry, keep a lid for the pan near in the event you have a grease fire – if you do, slide the lid over the pan and turn off the burner (no peeking) – let it cool for at least five to 10 minutes. • When you bake – try and prevent spills in the oven. If you have a spill and a fire starts, close the oven door and turn the oven off. The heat goes down and the fire goes out

– ovens are sealed. Remember, when your selfcleaning oven is on the temperature gets upwards to 550 degrees, so you are safe. • Cooking temperatures – when frying, bring your pan and oil up gradually. If you see a light haze of smoke start to appear, lower your temperature and remove the pan from the burner to cool for a few minutes then adjust your temperature and continue. Remember, unattended cooking is the leading

A montage of cooking fires and the aftermath. Inattention and unattended cooking are the leading causes of kitchen fires.

cause of fires and injuries. If you must leave the kitchen, turn off and remove the pan from the burner – a second is all it takes for a disaster with a hot frying pan. • Finally – with the various holidays fast approaching be mindful of how you cook, whether it

be deep frying a turkey, frying fish, baking or grilling – be safe, use common sense and take your time. We all multi-task, but always remember to be fire safe. • 9-1-1 – In the event of a fire or medical emergency this is the number (911). The information

Navy updates limited duty tracking system From Navy Personnel Command Public Affairs

MILLINGTON, Tenn. (NNS) – The Navy is changing the way it tracks limited duty (LIMDU), according to NavAdmin 218/16 released Oct. 17. The LIMDU Sailor and Marine Readiness Tracker System (SMART) is replacing the Med-

ical Evaluation Board System (MEDBOLTS) in managing the tracking of Temporary LIMDU (TLD). According to NavAdmin 218/16, to access the new system deployability coordinators must complete an online computerbased training course. The course can be accessed at http://edqtest. med.navy.mil/cbts/. After com-

pleting training, deployability coordinators can then access LIMDU SMART by contacting their patient administration office at their command's servicing medical treatment facility. The transition to LIMDU SMART is scheduled to be completed by Sept. 30, with the exception of U.S. European Command (EUCOM) and U.S.

Africa Command (AFRICOM) medical training facilities. For more information, read the message at http:// www. npc. navy. mil/. For more information, visit www.navy.mil, www.facebook. com/usnavy, or www. twitter. com/ usnavy. For more news from NPC, visit http://www.navy.mil/local/npc/.

you must give is: Location, address or building number, where in the facility: kitchen, bedroom and floor; the nature of the fire – electrical fire, cooking fire, and any injuries such as a fall or chest pains. Contact: provide a good call back number and answer all the questions to the best of your ability. • Never hesitate to call 911 – we would rather respond to something that turns out to be nothing more than a cloud of smoke, than for you to delay and we arrive to an active fire with flames showing. We at Fire and & Emergency Services Gulf Coast wish you a safe and enjoyable holiday season.



October 28, 2016


Biggs to take command of VT-3 By Ens. Brittany Stephens NAS Whiting Field Public Affairs


fter more than three years at the helm of Training Squadron Three’s (VT-3’s) “Red Knights,� Cmdr. Jade L. Lepke will pass command to executive officer Cmdr. Christopher M. Biggs. The change of command ceremony will take place today, Oct. 28, at 10 a.m. in the atrium at Naval Air Station Whiting Field (NASWF). The change of command ceremony is a proud naval tradition which entails a formal exchange of duties in the eyes of the assembled squadron. It serves as an opportunity to honor the accomplishments of the outgoing commanding officer and to celebrate the advancement of the prospective commanding officer. Retired Navy Capt. James J. Fischer will serve as the guest speaker. A member of the United States Naval Academy Class of a 1987, he flew the SH-2F Seasprite and the SH-60B. In 2011, he served as deputy commodore and then commodore of Training Air Wing Five, the Navy’s largest training wing. During Lepke’s tenure, VT-3 led Training Air Wing Five’s (TraWing-5’s) effort to keep advanced class seats filled, flying more than 47,133 hours and 32,966 sorties. The Red Knights also completed more than 660 student naval aviators, the most primary syllabus graduates of the flight training squadrons in two years. Lepke began his distinguished military career in

1991 when he enlisted with the South Dakota Air National Guard. He received a bachelor of science degree in psychology and alcohol and

drug abuse studies from the University of South Dakota. Lepke attended Officer Candidate School in Pensacola; he designated as a naval aviator

Cmdr. Christopher M. Biggs

Cmdr. Jade L. Lepke

and selected for the SH60B helicopter. He served in Mayport, Fla.; San Diego, Calif.; NAS Whiting Field; and Omaha, Neb. He also received a master’s degree of aeronautical science from

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. Biggs earned his bachelor of science in chemistry from Lambuth University. After graduation, he attended Officer Candidate School in Pensacola. He desig-

nated a naval aviator and was assigned to the fleet replacement squadron, VP-30 in Jacksonville, Fla., for P-3C training after earning his wings of gold. He has served in Norfolk, Va.; Jacksonville, Fla.; Kaneohe Bay, HI; Washington, D.C.; and NAS Whiting Field. Biggs also earned a master of arts degree in national security and strategic studies from the Naval War College in Newport, R.I. Lepke will next serve aboard the USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77). Cmdr. Barnett L. Harris will be the next executive officer of the Red Knights.

TraWing-5 Sailors earn meritorious advancement By Lt.j.g. Sarah O’Shea NAS Whiting Field Public Affairs

Training Air Wing Five (TraWing-5) recently advanced two Sailors to first class petty officer due to their dedication and superior performance. PO1 Matthew Cook, Helicopter Training Squadron (HT-18), and PO1 Jon Kangas, HT-8, earned the promotion under the Meritorious Advancement Program (MAP). Both crewchiefs demonstrated commitment to the training command through their superior performance in the aircraft. The MAP allows a commanding officer to promote Sailors in his or her unit (E-3 through E-5) to the next paygrade for exemplary service. The program expanded in fiscal year 2016 to include shore commands allowing these commands to advance their best performers. Cook developed new crew resource management (CRM) skills in flight that increased flight safety. In addition to

dedication to aircraft and personnel safety, Cook supported the command as the command aviation safety petty officer, the urinalysis coordinator, and the supply petty officer. In all three capacities, Cook exceeded his duties by recording mishaps, ensuring there were zero discrepancies in drug screening. Furthermore, he managed a nearly $100,000 budget and accurately matched future needs to available assets. According to the Chief of Naval Personnel in the administrative guidance for MAP, “(The program) is intended to give commanding officers greater authority to recognize superior performance and advance their very best Sailors.� According to their skippers, both Sailors meet and exceed that criteria.

Cmdr. Brian Sanderson, Commander, HT-18 praised Cook, and emphasized his fitness for the n e w rank. “(He) was an obvious choice for meritorious advancement. He blends an incredible work ethic with remarkable operational competence and deck plate leadership and uses that experience to mesh rotary wing training with current fleet practices for our SNAs. We’re very fortunate to have him as a part of the Vigilant Eagle team.� Kangas’ role as the command’s enlisted NATOPS instructor led to the safe completion of six annual NATOPS evaluation flights. In all, their in-flight support led to the designation of over 100 naval aviators. Additionally, he led a five-person team

as assistant command fitness leader to organize and conduct seven physical fitness assessment evolutions completing 364 individual tests. He assisted in organizing command events such as the command picnic, a Halloween party for families and the annual Christmas party. In his spare time, he dedicated 41 hours to the So Others May Live Foundation as director of fundraising. The amount raised was $17,500 for distribution to local charities. “Petty Officer Jonathan Kangas is an integral member of the HT-8 team and epitomizes the spirit of service to our community and the Navy. Excelling in his duties as a senior TH-57 crewchief, Petty Officer Kangas performed at the level of a tenured first class petty officer while at Helicopter Training Squadron 8 (HT-8) and was highly deserving of meritorious promotion to that rank,� his commanding officer, Cmdr. Steve Audelo, said.

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‘Hello Dolly’ hits the stage at PSC

Pensacola State College is presenting the musical “Hello Dolly” Oct. 28-30. Show times are 7:30 p.m. today, Oct. 28, and tomorrow, Oct. 29, and 2:30 p.m. Sunday at the Ashmore Fine Arts Auditorium, Bldg. 8, 1000 College Blvd. The romantic comedy revolves around famed New York matchmaker Dolly who meets her toughest challenge when rich grump Horace Vandergelder seeks a suitable wife. Tickets prices range from $16 to $7. Tickets are free for PSC students. Purchase tickets online at www.pensacolastate.edu/lyceum or at the box office at Bldg. 8, Room 861, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and one hour before a performance. For reservations or ticket information, call 484-1847.

Theater group giving Halloween tours

First City Shakespeare and the Southeastern Teen Shakespeare Company will present “Halloween Horror Hospital” at Tower East, 1010 North 12th Ave., today, Oct. 28; tomorrow, Oct. 29; Oct. 30 and Oct. 31. The old Sacred Heart hospital building enjoys a reputation for being haunted and the production will be part historical tour and part live performance. Groups of 10 will be taken on the tour from the back parking lot on the hour beginning at 7 p.m. Early shows are family friendly, and later performances include some material not appropriate for children. Tickets are $5 through age 12 and $20 for ages 13 and older. For more information, e-mail info@setsco.org.

Humane Society plans fun walk

Bring your canine pal and join the Pensacola Humane Society tomorrow, Oct. 29, for Paws on Palafox, a 3K fun walk to help raise funds for shelter animals and the Barbara Grice Memorial Spay and Neuter Clinic. Entry fees are $25 for ages 13 and older; $10 for children ages 6 to 12; and free for children 5 and younger. The walk starts and ends at Plaza de Luna. Registration will open at 7 a.m. with an 8 a.m. start. Water and treat stops and a variety of vendors will dot the route. Music and fun will be waiting at the finish line. The inaugural event last year attracted more 500 participants. For more information, go to www.pensacolahumane.org/paws-on-palafox.

Marine Corps Ball to be held Nov. 5

The joint Pensacola Marine Corps League and 2nd Battalion 5th Marines Reunion Ball will be presented Nov. 5 at New World Landing 600 South Palafox St. The event will celebrate the 214st Marine Corps birthday. Ronald Drez will be the featured speaker. Tickets are $45 per person. Reservations and payment were due by Sept. 30. Reservations need to include number of guests, entrée selection, phone number and e-mail or mailing address. Make checks payable to Marine Corps League and mail to 4235 Chezarae Drive, Pensacola, FL 32514. For more information, go to http://pensacola mcleague.com. You also can contact Margaret Rogers at (562) 964-8702 (e-mail, teachothers@aol.com) or Chief George Dodge at 473-0108.

Tickets on sale for MATSG-21 ball

Tickets are on sale for the Marine Aviation Training Support Group-21 (MATSG-21) Officer’s Birthday Ball celebrating the 241st anniversary of the United States Marine Corps. The event is scheduled for 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. Nov. 19 at the National Naval Aviation Museum. Tickets are $35. To purchase tickets at NAS Whiting Field, see Sonja Presley in Training Air Wing Five Operations, or call (850) 623-7147. At NAS Pensacola, contact MATSG-21 at 452-9460.

Military welcome at football game West Florida High School will hold a Military Appreciation Night starting at 7 p.m. Nov. 4 when West Florida High School will play Booker T. Washington High School at the stadium at Woodham Middle School, 150 East Burgess Road. All active and retired military personnel will be admitted for free after showing their military ID. Military recruiters will be on hand as well as various military support organizations and businesses.

Special event scheduled for pet owners

The Corry Station Vet Clinic will present a special event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 5. Microchips will be $25 and rabies shots will be $10. There will be a $2 transaction fee. For more information, call 452-6840.

Ceremony planned for Veterans Day The Veterans Memorial Park Foundation of Pensacola will present a special ceremony in observance of Veterans Day, Nov 11. The ceremony will com-

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Museum plans Halloween party The National Naval Aviation Museum has scheduled the 18th annual Halloween at the Museum event for 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. tomorrow, Oct. 29. Admission is free. Trick-or-treat stations will be located throughout museum as long as candy supplies last, and children will receive a free bag upon entering. Children dressed in costume will be admitted free to “The Magic of Flight” in the Giant Screen Theater when accompanied by a paying adult. Rides on the “Superstition” motion-based simulator will be bundled with a custom dog tag for only $8. Blue Wahoos’ Kazoo, the Chick-fil-A Cow and the Florida Forest Service’s Smoky Bear will make special appearances from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. and noon to 1 p.m. in the Blue Angels Atrium. There also will be a haunted ship tour in the National Flight Academy. Museum visitors should enter the base from the west gate entrance off Blue Angel Parkway. For more information, call 453-2389 or go to NavalAviationMuseum.org.

mence at 11 a.m. immediately following the parade. Retired Marine Col. Clay Stackhouse of Navy Federal Credit Union will speak. The Pensacola Opera Artists in Residence will perform, and prizes will be awarded to area students who wrote essays. For more information, go to www.veterans memorialparkpensacola.com/page/home or e-mail contactvmpf@gmail.com.

Alzheimer’s walk scheduled for Nov. 12 The Covenant Walk for Alzheimer’s will be presented by The Hardy Family and The Poarch Band of Creek Indians starting at 8 a.m. Nov. 12 at Seville Square. The three-mile walk benefits Alzheimer’s patients and families in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties. Participants and teams can register for free at www.choosecovenant.org. Registration includes a party, children’s activities, vendors and team awards. Participant raising at least $10 will receive a T-shirt. For more information, call 438-9714.

Back on the Blocks Festival to be Nov. 5

the Gulf. Trips are scheduled for 2:30 p.m. Nov. 10 and 12:30 p.m. Nov. 11 and Nov. 12. The cruise price is discounted to $42.50 for military with I.D. Cruise reservations can be made at www. pensacolayachtclub.org or www.fareharbor.com/ yachtamerica.

Performers needed for gospel comedy

PCARA Productions is seeking adult females and males who are interested in acting in an upcoming gospel comedy stage play, “If Walls Could Talk.” The casting call will be start at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 1 at Pensacola State College Student Center, Bldg. 5. If you are interested, e-mail Leroy Williams at willroy85@aol.com or call 293-5345.

Soccer teams forming for fall season

The Allied Forces Soccer team that represents the areas military bases has openings on the 11-a-side team, on the coed six-a-side team and on the Wednesday night seven-a-side team for the fall season. There is also weekly pick-up soccer at 6 p.m. on NASP Corry Station. Competitive players as well as recreational players are welcome to join the group for training, ongoing tryouts and small sided games. Up to date information is posted on the Allied Forces Soccer Facebook site or you can contact David Toellner at 382-5494 (e-mail, kiwi_soccer@ yahoo.com).

Church schedules fall festival for Nov. 6

St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, 1804 North Davis Highway, has scheduled a fall festival for noon to 4 p.m. Nov. 6. There will be turkey or ham dinners with all the trimmings. Michael Grier of H&O will be in the kitchen. Other activities will include bingo. A raffle drawing will be held at 3:30 p.m. Tickets are $1 each. For more information, contact Clarisse Rideau 982-0456.

Audubon Society offering classes

The Francis M. Weston Audubon Society is offering fall birding classes. Experienced birders from the chapter will conduct classes from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Nov. 3 and Nov. 17 at the Pensacola Library, 239 North Spring St. Field trips are planned on the Saturday following each class. To register or for more information, contact Mary Jones at 453-9191 (e-mail: brumarclyde@cox.net).

School helping with wreath project

Presented by Foo Foo Festival and hosted by the Belmont Cultural Center, the Back on the Blocks Festival 2016 will be from noon to 7 p.m. Nov. 5 in the historic Belmont-DeVilliers neighborhood. The event will feature music, dance, culture, arts and food. Enter to win cash prizes in the “That’s So 70s” – costume contest. $10 entry fee. All proceeds will go to Truth for Youth. Admission is free, and the event is pet free and open to the public. For more information, call 393-0332 or go to FooFooFest.com or BackontheBlocks.com.

St. John Catholic School, 303 South Navy Blvd., is serving as a collection point for the Wreaths Across America project to place wreaths on graves of veterans. Sponsorship of a wreath is $15 each or $60 for four, with business and corporate levels also available. The deadline to order is Nov. 28. Online orders can also be placed at WreathsAcross America.org (St. John Group ID: FL0242P; location ID: FLBNCP). Wreath placement will occur at Barrancas National Cemetery and at national cemeteries across the nation on Dec. 17. For more information, call 456-5218.

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The 39th annual Christmas Creation Arts & Craft Show is scheduled for 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Nov. 18 and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 19 at the First United Methodist Church, 80 East Wright St. Lunch will be served both days. The show will feature gifts for Thanksgiving and Christmas. The Gingerbread Treat shop will offer treats such as cheese straws and pies. For more information, go to https://www.facebook.com/Christmas-Creations-Art-Craft-Show302743003186906/.

Storyteller to present interactive show The African American Heritage Society will present Diane Ferlatte in a “Storytellers Circle: An Evening of African Oral Traditions,” at 7 p.m. Nov. 6 at the Center for Fine and Performing Arts at the University of West Florida, Bldg. 82. The interactive performance will feature folk tales, folk songs and personal tales which will appeal to all ages. General admission is $7. Students of UWF and Pensacola State College will be admitted free with student ID. Tickets can be purchased online at www.aahspensacola.org, or at the Coulson House, 200 Church St. This program is underwritten by a grant from The Foo Foo Festival of ACE, Inc. For more information, call 469-1456 or e-mail aahs990@earthlink.net.

Schooner to make a stop in Pensacola

A replica of the schooner America will be berthed at Plaza de Luna Nov. 10-12. Dockside public tours to benefit local non-profits will cost $5 per person. Hours are noon to 2 p.m. Nov. 10, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Nov. 11 and 10 a.m. to noon Nov. 12. Two sailing trips are also planned – including anchoring in Pensacola Bay for the Blue Angels Homecoming show followed by a cruise in

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 visit www.nmcrs.org.

ROWWA announces Nov. 10 meeting The Retired Officers’ Wives and Widows Association (ROWWA) will meet for lunch Nov. 10 at Bonefish Grill, 5020 North 12th Ave. A social gathering will start at 11 a.m. Luncheon cost is $20. To make reservations, contact Mary Chase at 995-4466 no later than Nov. 7. For membership information, contact Molly Werner at 292-9756.

Hillcrest Farm offers corn maze Hillcrest Farm’s annual corn maze will be open through Oct. 31. Hours are 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Visitors can enjoy the three-acre maze. There is also a store that offers homemade products, produce, honey and other items. Admission is $4 per person (free for children younger than age 3). The farm is at 30497 Hixson Road off of Highway 98 near Elberta, Ala. For more information, call (251) 962-2500 or email hillcrestfarmupick@yahoo.com.

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November is and Alaska Native Heritage Month From Bureau of Indian Affairs U.S. Department of the Interior

For almost 100 years, Americans both Indian and non-Indian have urged that there be permanently designated by the nation a special place on the calendar to honor the contributions, achievements, sacrifices and cultural and historical legacy of the original inhabitants of what is now the United States and their descendants: the American Indian and Alaska Native people. The quest for a national honoring of Native Americans began in the early 20th century as a private effort. As far back as the late 1970s, Congress has enacted legislation and subsequent presidents have issued annual proclamations designating a day, a week or a month to celebrate and commemorate the nation’s American Indian and Alaska Native heritage. In 2009, Congress passed and the president signed legislation that established the Friday immediately following Thanksgiving Day of each year as “Native American Heritage Day.” Honoring and citizenship: early advocates After 1900, one of the earliest proponents of a day honoring American Indians was Dr. Arthur Caswell Parker, a Cattaraugus Seneca and the director of the Rochester Museum in New York (now the Rochester Museum of Arts and Sciences). Parker (Gawasco Waneh) was a noted anthropologist, historian and author whose great-uncle was Brig. Gen. Ely S. Parker, secretary to Gen. Ulysses S. Grant during the Civil War and the first American Indian to serve as commissioner of Indian Affairs in the Department of the Interior. Parker also served as the first president of the Society for American Archaeology (1935-36). Parker was a founder of a number of American Indian rights organizations, including the Society of American Indians (SAI) in 1911 and the National Congress of American Indians (NCAI) in 1944, and advocated for American Indians to be given U.S. citizenship. He was successful in persuading the Boy Scouts of America to set aside a day for the “First Americans,” which they did from 1912 to 1915.

The first canoe ... In the American Pacific Northwest and Alaska’s Inside Passage, totem poles carved by Native Americans are frequently seen. Never an object of worship, they simply – and dramatically – tell stories for generations to remember. (Above) In Stanley Park, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, a totem pole called “Ga’akstalas” depicts many important figures in local native culture. Red Cedar-bark man, a survivor of the great flood, is shown making a gift to the people of the first canoe. Photo by Mike O’Connor In the spring of 1914, another Indian rights advocate, the Rev. Red Fox James, also known as Red Fox Skiukusha, whose tribal identity is undetermined, began a 4,000-mile trek on horseback to Washington, D.C., to petition the president for an “Indian Day.” The next year, again on horseback, he travelled state-to-state seeking gubernatorial support for

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U.S. citizenship to be extended to American Indians. On Dec. 14, 1915, he presented to the White House the endorsements of 24 governors. In 1919, he petitioned the state of Washington to designate the fourth Saturday in September as an “Indian holiday.” Also in 1915, the Congress of the American Indian Association, meeting in Lawrence, Kan., di-

rected its president, the Rev. Sherman Coolidge, an Arapaho minister and one of the founders of the SAI, to call upon the nation to observe a day for American Indians. On Sept. 18, 1915, he issued a proclamation declaring the second Saturday of each May as “American Indian Day” and appealing for U.S. citizenship for American Indians. In 1924, Congress enacted the Indian Citizenship Act extending citizenship to all U.S.-born American Indians not already covered by treaty or other federal agreements that granted such status. The act was later amended to include Alaska Natives. State observances The first time an American Indian Day was formally designated in the United States may have been in 1916, when the governor of New York fixed the second Saturday in May for his state’s observance. Several states celebrated the fourth Friday in September as American Indian Day. In 1919, the Illinois State Legislature enacted a bill doing so. In Massachusetts, the governor issued a proclamation, in accordance with a 1935 law, naming the day that would become American Indian Day in any given year. In 1968, then California Gov. Ronald Reagan signed a resolution designating the fourth Friday in September as American Indian Day. In 1998, the California State Assembly enacted legislation creating Native American Day as an official state holiday. In 1989, the South Dakota State Legislature passed a bill proclaiming 1990 as the “Year of Reconciliation” between the state’s American Indian and white citizens. Pursuant to that act, then South Dakota Gov. George S. Mickelson designated Columbus Day as the state’s American Indian Day, thereby making it a state-sanctioned holiday. 1992 – The Year of the American Indian The 500th anniversary of the

arrival of Christopher Columbus in the Western Hemisphere in 1492 was the occasion for national and local celebrations. However, for native people it was an occasion they could neither fully embrace nor participate in. Congress acknowledged their concerns regarding the Columbus Quincentennial by enacting Senate Joint Resolution 217 (Pub. L. 102-188) which designated 1992 as the “Year of the American Indian.” It was signed by President George H.W. Bush Dec. 4, 1991. Pursuant to that act, President Bush issued March 2, 1992, Proclamation 6407 announcing 1992 as the “Year of the American Indian.” The American Indian response to the anniversary was marked by public protests. Yet, it also was seen by many in that community as a special, yearlong opportunity to hold public education events, commemorations of ancestral sacrifices and contributions to America, and celebrations for the survival of native peoples over five centuries. Federal observances In 1976, the United States’ bicentennial year, Congress passed a resolution authorizing then President Gerald Ford to proclaim a week in October as “Native American Awareness Week.” On Oct. 8, 1976, he issued his presidential proclamation doing so. Since then, Congress and the president have observed a day, a week or a month in honor of the American Indian and Alaska Native people. And while the proclamations do not set a national theme for the observance, they do allow each federal department and agency to develop their own ways of celebrating and honoring the nation’s Native American heritage. In 2015, President Barack Obama issued an Oct. 30 proclamation designating November 2015 as “National Native American Heritage Month” and Nov. 27, 2015, as “Native American Heritage Day.” Another proclamation is expected for 2016.

“Out of the Indian approach to life there came a great freedom, an intense and absorbing respect for life, enriching faith in a supreme power, and principles of truth, honesty, generosity, equity and brotherhood as a guide to mundane relations.” – Luther Standing Bear, Oglala Sioux

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Warm or cold state of mind A customer was bothering the waiter in a restaurant. First, he asked that the air conditioning be turned up because he was too hot, then he asked it be turned down cause he was too cold, and so on for about half an hour. Surprisingly, the waiter was very patient; he walked back and forth and never once got angry. So finally, a second customer asked him why he didn’t throw out the pest. “Oh, I really don’t care or mind,” said the waiter with a smile. “We don’t even have an air conditioner.”




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NETPDC hosts CFC golf tournament By Ed Barker NETPDC Public Affairs

The Naval Education and Training Professional Development Center (NETPDC) sponsored a “Florida Scramble” golf tournament benefitting the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC), Oct. 14. at the A.C. Read Golf Course onboard Naval Air Station Pensacola. The tournament included 14 teams for a total of 54 golfers, supporting this year’s CFC theme: “Show some love.” The event raised $1,372 for the 2016 CFC campaign. “Last year’s inaugural tournament has turned into a fun annual event dedicated to a great cause,” said Capt. Lee Newton, NETPDC commanding officer. “CFC helps many deserving organizations, and our contributions would not be possible without the dedication and coordination of our volunteers.” Teams for the tournament consisted of retirees, civilians, and active-duty military members

from area commands competing for prizes and awards. “Specialty” awards went to the most deserving players of The Ugliest Shot, The Most Sand Traps and The Most Trees Hit. The overall first-place-winning team was the “N6ers” from Naval Education Training Command and (NETC). Terry Lewis, supervisory IT specialist for the Naval Education and Training Command at Saufley Field, was a member of the winning N6ers team. “We always enjoy supporting tournaments like this that are for a good cause,” said Lewis. “The Florida Scramble is a great format, because everyone has to participate – you can’t just depend on your ‘ringer.’ The weather was also outstanding, and it all added up to a tremendous charity event.” The CFC Southeast Tri-State Region Director, Ron Denson, attended the tournament, participating as a volunteer. “This year’s Florida Panhandle CFC-2016, NAS Pensacola

Members of the winning team from the Naval Education and Training Professional Development Center (NETPDC) Combined Federal Campaign golf tournament held Oct. 14 gather at A.C. Read golf course onboard NAS Pensacola. From left to right: Ron Denson, CFC SE regional director; N6ers team members: James Morris, Terry Lewis, Dave Anderson, Chris Vinson, and officiating the awards ceremony was Cmdr. Doug Johnson, director of the Navy Advancement Center. The event raised $1,372 for the 2016 CFC campaign. Photo by Anthony Ruiz

Golf Tournament hosted by NETPDC was an outstanding success,” said Denson. “I spoke to several players who shared their personal stories with me about the difference CFC charities have made in their family members’ lives.” Denson added that over the

past four years, CFC has been making improvements and implementing stronger safeguards, ensuring CFC-approved charities maintain required accountability standards and certifying that their promotional activities are nondeceptive, with no misleading claims, and that contributions are

used for the promoted purposes of the charitable organizations. For information on CFC visit: https:// www. opm. gov/ combined- federal- campaign. For more information on NETPDTC visit: https://www. netc.navy.mil/netc/netpdc/Default.htm.

Det. 1 material savings program saving the Air Force $55,000 annually By Capt. Patrick D. Britton Commander, 359 TRS Det 1

During times of financial constraints, individual Air Force units have begun stepping up and developing innovative ways to make every dollar count at the lowest level. The 359th Training Squadron, Detachment 1 (Det. 1) is one of these such units. Det. 1 is a part of the Air Force’s Air

Education and Training Command (AETC) located onboard NAS Pensacola. Det. 1 is a geographically separated unit under the 359th TRS out of Eglin AFB, Fla. and is the Air Force’s only aircraft structural maintenance school. Det. 1 recently implemented a material savings program that saves the Air Force $55,000 annually. The new pro-

gram allows the unit to receive materials that have been donated from various vendors and also allows the unit to use materials that are deemed suitable substitutes at a fraction of the cost. “Utilizing non-aircraft grade aluminum not only saves money, but meets the curriculum objectives and requirements of our program. This allows us to

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develop the Air Force’s newest structural maintenance technicians at a reduced cost,” said Doug Snider, a Det.1 instructor. The savings that are received from the material savings program accounts for thirty percent of the detachment’s annual materials budget. It has been lauded as a significant success and is considered one of the detachment’s greatest achievements for 2016.




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Priority service available for military holiday mail From U.S. Postal Service


ASHINGTON — Ensuring those serving in the nation’s armed forces and diplomatic service receive their presents, care packages and cards in time for the holidays is a priority for the U.S. Postal Service and for friends and family members of the personnel who are serving their country around the world. To send packages to loved ones serving in the military abroad, the Postal Service offers a discounted price of $16.75 on its largest Priority Mail Flat Rate Box. The price includes a $2 per box discount for mail sent to APO/FPO/DPO (Air/Army Post Office/Fleet Post Office/Diplomatic Post Office) destinations worldwide. Priority Mail Flat Rate Boxes are available at no cost at local post offices

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Rate Boxes. • Priority Mail tape. • Priority Mail address labels. • Appropriate customs forms. To order the kit, call 1 (800) 6108734. Guidelines for packing, addressing and shipping items to U.S. troops can be found at usps.com/ship/apo-fpodpo.htm. To order Flat-Rate Boxes featuring the “America Supports You” logo, go to usps.com/freeboxes. When addressing the package, write the service member’s full name and include the unit and APO/FPO/DPO address with the 9-digit ZIP Code (if one is assigned). Here is an example of how you would address mail to a Fleet Post Of-

fice (FPO): SEAMAN JOSEPH SMITH UNIT 100100 BOX 4120 FPO AP 96691 Do not write the country name where the service member is stationed in the address and include a return address. Inside the box, include the service member’s name and address as well as the sender’s name and address on an index card in case the shipping label gets damaged in transit. The Postal Service has recommended mailing dates to ensure timely delivery of holiday cards and packages to military APO/FPO/DPO addresses overseas by Dec. 25. For more information, go to http://about.usps.com/news/nationalreleases/2016/pr16_080.htm.





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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.

The Frank Brown International Songwriters’ Festival will feature performances at more than 25 venues.

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The 32nd annual Frank Brown International Songwriters’ Festival will present more than 200 nationally acclaimed songwriters at venues along Gulf Coast from Nov. 3-13. The event is based at the FloraBama Lounge astride the Florida-Alabama line, but performances are scheduled at more than 25 other venues. The festival is an opportunity for seasoned and aspiring songwriters and musicians to have their songs heard, and for the public to learn the stories behind the lyrics that only the song’s author can express. The festival is a perennial favorite for music lovers eager to hear songwriters not only perform but also discuss how and why

they wrote some of the hit songs. Most concerts are free to attend although a few venues may collect a cover charge. Scheduled venues include FloraBama, Flora-Bama Ole River Bar & Grill, Flora-Bama Yacht Club, Artworks Studio & Gallery, Buena Vista Coastal RV Resort, Big Beach Brewing Company, The Frog Pond, Gilbey’s, Ginny Lane, The Hot Spot Music & Grub, Hub Stacey’s at The Point, La Brisa, Legends Bar & Grille, Lillian’s Pizza, LuLu’s at Homeport Marina, New Malibu Lounge, Nolan’s, The Oar House, Perdido Beach Resort, Perdido Key Sports Bar, Pirate’s Cove, Rafters Restaurant & Sports Bar, Seville Quarter, Shipps Harbor Grill, Tacky Jacks – Gulf Shores, Tin Top Restau-

rant, Villagio Grille and Worship on the Water. The 11-day festival is the oldest and largest of its kind and has been referred to as the largest gathering of songwriters at one time anywhere in the world. It has been called one of the Top 20 Events by the Southeast Tourism Society. This year’s festival features Grammy award winning hit songwriters, legends of American music and up and coming stars of tomorrow. Visit the official website at www.fbisf.com for a list of artists, their bios and a schedule of performances. For more information contact Festival Coordinator Andy Hanyes at andy@fbisf.com or Marketing Director Jenifer Surface at jenifer@florabama. com or visit the website at www.fbisf.com.

At the movies

• Haunting Fall Festival: 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. tomorrow, Oct. 29, at Blue Angel Recreation Park. Free costume contests, carnival rides, face painting, photo booth, haunted hay ride and events. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. For more information, call 453-6286. • Captain’s Cup Badminton Tournament: Lunchtime play starts Nov. 7 at Portside Gym, Bldg. 627. Four person teams must sign up by today, Oct. 28. Open to active duty/spouses, Ready Reserve, DoD employees and permanent contractors. For more information, contact command sports representative or The 2016 NAS NASP sports office Pensacola Blue Anat 452-4391 or gels Homecoming Air 452-4392. Show is scheduled • Get ready to for Nov. 11-12. Adrun: The annual mission is free and Turkey Trot run is scheduled for Nov. guests can bring portable chairs or 4 and Radford’s blankets. Reserved is Twisted Tri scheduled for Nov. seating options are available and tickets 16. For information, are on sale. For more call 452-9845. information, go to • Online surwww.naspensacola vey: Feedback is airshow.com. being requested on NASP MWR services. Complete a survey for chance to win Blue Angels 70th Anniversary Homecoming Show basket (valued at $400), including four-tickets to for Nov. 11 day show. The contest ends today, Oct. 28. To take the surveys, go to www.navy mwrpensacola.com/online-survey. • Sports skills program: National Alliance for Youth Sports (NAYS) is partnering with NAS P for skills program from today, Oct. 28, to Dec. 8. For information, call 453-3490 or go to https:// www.nays.org/programs/start-smart/overview/. • Discount tickets: Tickets available for Universal Orlando Halloween Horror Nights 26 select nights through Oct. 31. Stop by the Information, Tickets and Travel (ITT) office at the NEX Mall on Highway 98 to check other discounts. For more information, call 452-6354. • Aquatics: Indoor pool, Bldg. 3828, open for winter. Active-duty skill swim is 5 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. Thursdays. One-on-one swim lessons available in October. Beginner and intermediate group swim lessons begin Nov. 1. For more information, call 452-9429. • Bushido Sports Judo Club: 6 to 7 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday and 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Saturday at NASP Youth Center, Bldg. 3690 (452-2417). For children ages 5 to 17. For more information, call Sensei Gerome Baldwin at 324-3146 or 457-1421 or 457-1421 (e-mail baldg6@att.net).


“Masterminds,” PG-13, 5 p.m.; “The Magnificent Seven,” PG-13, 7 p.m.; “Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children,” PG-13, 5:30 p.m.; “Deep Water Horizon,” PG-13, 8 p.m.


“Storks” (2D), PG, noon and 2 p.m.; “The Magnificent Seven,” PG-13, 4 p.m.; “Dr. Strange,” PG-13, 7 p.m. (free admission); “Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children,” PG-13, 12:30 p.m.; “Masterminds,” PG-13, 3 p.m.; “Deep Water Horizon,” PG-13, 5 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.


“Storks” (2D), PG, noon and 2 p.m.; “The Magnificent Seven,” PG-13, 4 p.m.; “Snowden,” R, 7 p.m.; “Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children,” PG-13, 12:30 p.m.; “Deep Water Horizon,” PG-13, 3 p.m.; “Blair Witch,” R, 5:30 p.m.; “Masterminds,” PG13, 7:30 p.m.


“Storks” (2D), PG, 5 p.m.; “Bridget Jones’s Baby,” R, 7 p.m.; “Sully,” PG-13, 5:10 p.m.; “When the Bough Breaks,” PG-13, 7:30 p.m.

Liberty activities


“Storks” (2D), PG, 5 p.m.; “The Magnificent Seven,” PG-13, 7 p.m.; “Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children,” PG-13, 5:10 p.m.; “Masterminds,” PG-13, 7:30 p.m.


“Deep Water Horizon,” PG-13, 5 p.m.; “Blair Witch,” R, 7:30 p.m.; “Storks” (2D), PG, 5:10 p.m.; “The Magnificent Seven,” PG-13, 7:10 p.m.


“Storks” (2D), PG, 5 p.m.; “Snowden,” R, 7 p.m.; “Masterminds,” PG-13, 5:10 p.m.; “Deep Water Horizon,” PG-13, 7:30 p.m.

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.

COST Regular: $4 adults, $2 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

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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: 55-247, 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, 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-ofcommand, 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 the duty SARC, call the SARC cell at 554-5606.

Fleet and Family Support Center

Worship schedule NAS Pensacola Protestant • Worship service, 10:15 a.m. Sunday, Naval Aviation Memorial Chapel, Bldg. 1982. • Chapel choir, 12:30 p.m. Sunday, All Faiths Chapel. • Contemporary service, 6 p.m. Sunday, All Faiths Chapel. • 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. • Meeting: 6 p.m. Monday and 6 p.m. Thursday, J.B. McKamey Center. For 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 information, call 452-6376. 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 information, call 623-7212. More 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://templebethelof pensacola.org. Seventh-day Adventist • Seventh-day Adventist Church, 1080 North Blue Angel Parkway, Bible studies at 9:30 a.m. and services at 11 a.m. Saturday. For information, call 4533442.

The NASP Fleet and Family Support Center (FFSC), 151 Ellyson Ave., Bldg. 625, is offering the following: • Retiree seminar: The annual seminar is scheduled for 9 a.m. to noon tomorrow, Oct. 29, at the Mustin Beach Club aboard NAS Pensacola. Information will be available and free flu shots will be offered to TRICARE beneficiaries. For more information, call 4525990. • Job fair: A job fair for military, veterans and spouses is scheduled for 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Nov. 3 at The Air Force Enlisted Village, 30 Holley Ave., in Shalimar. Admission is free. Go to NCOACareerExpos.org to pre-register. For more information, call Shelley Conklin at (210) 837-5200 or e-mail her at sconklin@ncoausa.org. • AmVets ... Understanding Your VA Benefits: The veterans service organization, AMVETS (or American Veterans), sponsors numerous pro-

grams that offer help to veterans and their families. To register for monthly seminar or for more information, call 4525609. • Time to move: If you want help with your PCS move stop by the FFSC. Move.mil assist workshops are available at 4 p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday. Prior to attending you must have a login name and password. For information or to reserve a seat, call 452-5609. • Personal Financial Management: A series of classes are offered on topics such as car buying, using credit cards, developing a budget and how to build your savings. Seating is limited and reservations are required. To register or for more information, call 452-5609. • Stress Management Workshop: 10 a.m. to noon, every first and third Thursday of month. Managing stress can be achieved with a number of techniques. For information or to register, call 452-5609.

Community Outreach If you are interested in participating in some volunteer activities, contact the NASP Community Outreach office. The Community Outreach office also keeps track of vol-

unteer hours. You need to report any hours of volunteer work to receive due recognition. For more information, call 452-2532 or e-mail nasp_ comm_outreach@Navy.mil.

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