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Spring ahead, fall back ... Look for more daylight in the morning: Nov. 2 at 2 a.m. marks the official end of daylight saving time; clocks should be pushed back one hour as the nation reverts to standard time. Even though you may be gaining an hour’s sleep, experts advise going to bed at the same time: it may take a few days to adjust to a new sleep schedule, as your own internal clock is reset. It’s also a good time to check or change the batteries in your home’s smoke detector or carbon monoxide alarm.

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Blue Angels Homecoming Air Show NAS Pensacola celebrates 100th anniversar y with Blues, numerous aerial acts to light up the skies Nov. 7-9 From NASP PAO

Pensacola is getting ready for the Blues – and the Blues are getting ready for Pensacola. (Above) The Navy’s Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, practice at NASP’s Forrest Sherman Field last week. Photos by Mike O’Connor

The Navy’s Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, will close the 2014 season at their annual Homecoming Air Show aboard Naval Air Station Pensacola Nov. 7-9. In celebration of the 100th anniversary of the air station, this year’s show days will include a special night show with various acts lighting up the night sky with pyrotechnics Nov. 7 at 4 p.m. (gates open at 3 p.m.) and two full show days Nov. 8-9 at 9 a.m. (gates open at 8 a.m.). “This event is our way of thanking you for your continued support throughout the year and offers an excellent opportunity for you to tour the flight line and get a closeup look at some of the people, aircraft and capabilities of the most powerful military in the world,” NAS Pensacola Commanding Officer Capt. Keith Hoskins said. Prior to the world-famous Blue Angels F/A 18 Hornet performances, the Blues’ C-130 Hercules transport known as “Fat

Albert” will demonstrate to the crowd its short field take-off and low level passes at 2 p.m., followed by the Blues. Tentatively scheduled for all three days will be aerobatics by performers such as John Klatt in his “Screamin’ Sasquatch’ Jet Waco and David Martin will pilot his Brietling CAP 232. Roger Buis returns with air show favorite “Otto the Helicopter” and Matt Younkin will be flying aerobatics in his Beech 18. Don’t miss the Shockwave Jet Truck, driven by Neal Darnell – a memorable attraction with its flames, fast speeds and power. American icons the Budweiser Clydesdales will be on display Nov. 8. The Clydesdales were first introduced to the public in April 1933 and have been seen by audiences all over the world. Visitors may also stroll around more than 50 static display aircraft, from early aviation vintage planes to state-of-the-art modern fighters and more. There will also be a “Kids Zone” for children.

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NAS Pensacola winner in NRSE Installation Excellence Award From NASP PAO

It was announced recently that Naval Air Station Pensacola received the Navy Region Southeast Installation Excellence Award in the “Large Installation” category, having competed with 15 other naval installations in the Southeast. The award recognizes innovative and outstanding ef-

forts of the military and civilian personnel who operate and maintain naval facilities in the region, providing excellent working, housing and quality of life conditions. “All of your collective hard work and dedication was realized in our

submission,” NASP Commanding Officer Capt Keith Hoskins said. “Thanks to your outstanding efforts, NAS Pensacola stood out in our respective categories and exceeded the criteria set forth by the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense to support the fleet,

fighter and family.” NAS Whiting Field won in the “Small Installation” category. This is the first time NAS Whiting Field has achieved this milestone in the 30-year history of the competition, according to NASWF Public Affairs Officer Jay Cope. Both bases will continue on to compete at the Commander Navy Installations

NATTC student receives medal for saving choking victim Story, photo by Lt. Johathan Bacon Naval Air Technical Training Center PAO

AOAA Sean Quincy received the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal Oct. 16 for his actions that saved the life of a choking Sailor. Quincy, originally from New Orleans, La., and a graduate of Chalmette High School, is an aviation ordnanceman school student at Naval Air Technical AOAA Sean Quincy and NATTC CO Capt. Alan Dean after Training Center (NATTC) . Quincy received his medal. Photo by AEC Stephen Henry While in a snack bar at forts did not succeed, he thank God that I had the the schoolhouse Sept. 24, performed the Heimlich knowledge from my trainQuincy witnessed a fellow maneuver, dislodging the ing as an emergency medstudent who began to obstruction and saving his ical technician and that I choke while eating and fellow Sailor’s life. was in the right place at the was unable to breathe. ReWhen asked about his right time to be able to sponding to the situation, actions that day, Quincy re- help.” Quincy made several at- sponded, “anytime a NATTC Command tempts to clear the blocked brother or a sister is strug- Master Chief Kirk Klawitairway and when those ef- gling, we need to help. I ter remarked that Quincy’s

quick action to identify a shipmate in distress and provide the Heimlich maneuver was phenomenal. “His actions as a first responder set the example for all the students at Naval Air Technical Training Center and are very much indicative of the caliber of Sailors serving our country around the world,” said Klawitter. “His actions were very much in line with our motto: ‘Shipmates looking out for shipmates.’ ” Since its commissioning in 1942, NATTC has been committed to delivering training and increasing readiness within the Naval Aviation Enterprise. NATTC graduates approximately 15,000 Navy and Marine Corps students annually. The majority of the

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Command level against the top bases from other regions worldwide. Winners at the CNIC level will compete with military bases from other services for the Commander in Chief awards. Navy Region Southeast is the largest of the Navy’s 11 regions and consists of more than 25 percent of all the entrants within this competitive category.

NASP Halloween hours ...

NASP Halloween trick-or-treating hours will be from 48 p.m. today, Oct. 31, throughout base housing onboard Naval Air Station Pensacola and NASP Corry Station for authorized dependents. Base security will provide additional patrols to help keep little “goblins” safe. For more information, contact NASP Chief of Police Carl Matthews at 452-2653.

Get in line to vote Nov. 4 ...

The right to vote is a fundamental liberty as well as a civic responsibility. The general election is scheduled for Nov. 4. Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties. To vote in person, whether by early voting or at your precinct on Election Day, you must present photo and signature identification. For more information, go to www.escambiavotes.com or www.votesantarosa.com. If you have any questions about voting, contact Lt. Selma Guice at the NASP Voting Assistance Office at 452-4244 or YNC Justen Davis by phone at 452-2615 or by e-mail at Justen.davis@navy.mil.

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Admission and parking for all shows is 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. 2014 Air Show Schedule: Friday Night Air Show: Gates open: 3 p.m., air show begins 4 p.m. • Budweiser Clydesdales. • United States Air Force Academy Wings of Blue Skydiving Team with the national anthem. • David Martin – Breitling. • Mike Goulian – Goodyear. • Screamin Sasquatch with Shockwave Jet Truck. • Team AeroDynamix. • Matt Younkin. • Bob Carlton – Vertigo Air Shows. • Gene Soucy. • Otto the Helicopter. • Fireworks. • Wall of Fire. Saturday and Sunday Gates open: 8 a.m. / air show begins 9 a.m. • NASP Parade of Trainers. • Otto the Helicopter. • Stearman Team. • Gene Soucy. • Kevin Coleman. • John Klatt – Air National Guard. • Air National Guard with Shockwave Jet Truck. • Mike Rambo – Beechcraft. • Opening ceremony. • United States Air Force Academy Wings of Blue Skydiving Team with the national anthem. • Matt Younkin. • Bob Carlton – Vertigo Airshows. • Air National Guard with Shockwave Jet Truck. • Budweiser Clydesdales (Saturday only). • Gene Soucy with Teresa Stokes wing walker. • Team AeroDynamix. • Mike Goulian – Goodyear. • USMC V-22 Osprey Demo. • Screamin Sasquatch. • David Martin – Breitling. • Fat Albert Demonstration – 2 p.m. • U.S. Navy Blue Angels. Additional information on the show and reserved seating can be obtained online at http://www. naspensacola airshow. com/.

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CNIC holds change of command By Sandra Niedzwiecki Navy Installations Command Public Affairs

WASHINGTON (NNS) – More than 500 military and civilian personnel attended the change of command ceremony for Commander, Navy Installations Command (CNIC) Oct. 24 at Admiral Leutze Park on the Washington Navy Yard. Vice Adm. Dixon R. Smith relieved Vice Adm. William D. French as the fifth commander since the command’s inception in 2003. The ceremony included full gun salutes, musical performances by the Navy’s Ceremonial Band, march on of the troops and parading of the colors by the Navy’s Ceremonial Guard, and an a cappella rendition of the national anthem sung by Naomi Howell, one of CNIC’s civilian employees. A special contribution to the ceremony was the participation of side boys by former submarine Sailors with whom French served during his first command, USS Spadefish (SSN 668). “From these men,” said French, “I’ve learned the trade of going to sea in submarines. Gentlemen, thank you for finding your full dress blues, putting them all together and being here today.” Guest speaker for the ceremony was Chief of Naval Operations, Adm. Jonathan Greenert. “I’m honored to be here to take some time to speak about a person who has had a long and distinguished career, who has dedicated the last two and a half years to CNIC, and who is an extraordinary leader,” said Greenert. “Bill French has sustained the fleet, enabled the fighter and supported the family. He has revolutionized the Navy shore enterprise.” Responsible for 52,000 military and civilian personnel, 11 regions and 69 installations worldwide, French received the Defense Distinguished Service Medal for his accomplishments including the attainment of the Homeport Ashore initiative, the development of governance and oversight for the Overseas Drinking Water program, and efforts to align CNIC to support fleet requirements. The ceremony also recognized French’s retirement after more than three decades of exemplary service to the Navy. “Today I want to thank many people,” said French. “One of the many thankful parts of

Vice Adm. William French, commander of Navy Installations Command (CNIC), speaks during the CNIC change of command and French's retirement ceremony as Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Jonathan Greenert looks on at the Washington Navy Yard's Leutze Park. Vice Adm. Dixon Smith assumed command of CNIC during the event. Photo by MC1 Tim Comerford

this job is you get the opportunity to work with so many different people both inside the Navy, fellow services and support organizations that take care of our Sailors and families outside the Navy.” French thanked his family, fellow shipmates and mentors throughout his career, and welcomed Smith to CNIC recognizing the talent and commitment of Smith’s new staff. Prior to the ceremony, Smith was promoted to vice admiral to serve as Commander, Navy Installations Command. He is the first former installation commanding officer to lead CNIC. Smith shared his enthusiasm about taking on greater responsibility to lead the Navy’s shore enterprise. “CNO, thank you for your kind words,” he said. “I’m honored and deeply humbled by your faith and confidence for this opportunity for continued service to our Navy and our nation.” A native of Connecticut, Smith was commissioned through the Naval Academy in 1983. He was designated as a surface warfare officer in 1985 and then went on to serve aboard five surface combatants and held five shore assignments. Later in Smith’s

career he went on to lead shore installations as the commander for three regions including Naval Surface Group Middle Pacific, Navy Region Hawaii, Navy Region Southwest, and most recently, Region Mid-Atlantic prior to arriving in Washington, D.C. Smith thanked French for a smooth transition and emphasized his commitment to service through action. “I’m happy to report that as I assume this watch, that thanks to Vice Admiral Bill French, CNIC is on course, focused on fully supporting CNOs tenets of warfighting first, operating forward, and being ready,” said Smith. “CNIC will maintain that course.” Smith offered that he is excited to join the CNIC family. “I consider it a privilege to lead and serve you,” he said. “To those who serve, the only reason we at CNIC exist is to support you. You have my promise and commitment to do just that.” Leading a world-class enterprise, CNIC is responsible for managing shore installation support for the Navy’s fleet, fighter and family under the Chief of Naval Operations. For more news and information about CNIC, visit http://www.cnic.navy.mil/ or http://www.facebook.com/NavyInstallations. NATTC from page 1

U.S. Navy Photo Award ... NAS Pensacola Executive Officer Cmdr. David Jasso displays the U.S. Navy Photo Award as part of the Pensacola Interstate Fair photography competition with various VIPs judging their favorites. Each year, the fair hosts the competition among area photographers. The winning photo was shot by Naomi McIntosh. Photo by Scott Hallford

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Naval Air Station, Pensacola, Fla.: A Bicentennial Defense Community Commanding Officer — Capt. Keith Hoskins Public Affairs Officer — Patrick J. Nichols The Gosport nameplate pays homage to the 100th anniversary of naval aviation in 2011: the Centennial of Naval Aviation, or CONA. The image on the left side of the nameplate depicts Eugene Ely taking off in a Curtiss pusher bi-plane from the USS Pennsylvania Jan. 18, 1911. While Ely had taken off from the USS Birmingham two months earlier after his plane had been loaded on the ship, the USS Pennsylvania event was the first time a plane landed on and then took off from a U.S. warship.

The image on the right side is the Navy’s most modern fighter aircraft, the F-18 Super Hornet. Established in 1921 as the Air Station News, the name Gosport was adopted in 1936. A gosport was a voice tube used by flight instructors in the early days of naval aviation to give instructions and directions to their students. The name “Gosport” was derived from Gosport, England (originally God’s Port), where the voice tube was invented. Gosport is an authorized newspaper published every Friday by Ballinger Publishing,

student population is made up of enlisted personnel attending apprentice, or “A” schools, where they learn the skills and knowledge required to perform as initial-level technicians in the fleet. The center also provides airman apprenticeship training, personal financial management and shipboard aircraft firefighting training. Advanced schools provide higherlevel technical knowledge for senior petty officers and technical training for officers in aviation fuels, carrier air traffic control center operations, amphibious air traffic control center operations, aircraft launch and recovery equipment and shipboard aircraft fire fighting. Additionally, NATTC supports the fleet by providing team training to ships personnel during their pre-deployment work-ups, to ensure that shipboard personnel have the proficiency required to take their ship on deployment, after a prolonged period in port. For more information about Naval Air Technical Training Center, visit https://www. netc. navy. mil/ centers/ cnatt/ nattc/Default.aspx. For more news from Naval Education and Training Command, visit www.navy.mil/ local/cnet/.

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Suicide awareness training can make a difference By Bobby L. Hinton NASP CREDO facilitator


he buzz about the death of Robin Williams, the famous comic actor, has faded into the pages of news history, and the month dedicated to bringing national attention to the issue of suicide has passed. These two events managed to ring the bell for thousands that suffer in silence because of suicidal thoughts, but now they have become white noise in the background. That empty darkness has left many struggling with thoughts of suicide. The fight against this disease is relentless, and every day in this country another victim is seduced by this vicious enemy of humanity. Regardless, of the reason why a person would commit suicide, those left behind are always haunted with the same questions. The blank looks into the distance, the intense feeling of loss, the longing for a special touch; all are snatched away in a moment and sealed away for an eternity. The feelings, the questions and yearnings should not be experienced again amongst our family members – one is too

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many. In Florida, 2,892 persons committed suicide in 2013. From that number, 1,136 were between the ages of 20-54, and thousands have been impacted by the loss of these persons that were in so much pain that they felt that death was their only option. All these persons may have had around them someone that loved them, people that wanted them and people that have positive memories about them. Now, whatever problems those persons were experiencing can’t be resolved and won’t be solved. Research has shown that 95 percent of suicides can be stopped, by friends and family members that have been given awareness training. The ability to help someone that is loved to save their own life is the gift all of us should be willing to give.

Help is available • If you or someone you know is in immediate danger, call 911. • You can also get assistance immediately by calling the Military Crisis Line at 1 (800) 273-8255, option 1, which is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. • For additional information on suicide prevention, go to www.suicide.navy.mil.

During Suicide Awareness Month in September, 286 military and civilian personnel went through the Livingworks, safeTALK (Suicide Awareness for Everyone) Training that is offered by the Chaplain’s Religious Enrichment Development Operation (CREDO) through the command chaplain’s office at Naval Air Station Pensacola (NASP). The three-hour course helps to dispel feelings of uncertainty on the subject and replace it with a natural, almost organic

approach to talking about suicide with anyone in the participants’ sphere of influence. The training is conducted in the All Faiths Chapel. Similar to any church gathering, the participants are told to fill the first few pews. The participants move reluctantly, but quickly discover that the training is different, insightful, fun and not death by PowerPoint. The subject is very heavy, but the approach encourages a new look at an old problem. During the 2013-2014 fiscal

year, nearly 700 military and civilian personnel have attended safeTALK training since the class started in early spring of 2014. Our goal for the 20142015 fiscal year is to train more than 2,000 military personnel and civilians and our goal for next September is to train 600 military and civilian personnel. As more members of our family become safeTALK trained, the more opportunities others will have to start life a fresh another day. The horrible reality of suicide is that it robs the person suffering from the disease of choices because the only choice the victim is considering is death. Help us to restore a voice and choices back to those who think they have no choices. Let us help someone see another sunrise, hug another child, kiss another love one and drink another cup of coffee. If you or anyone from your command is interested in attending the next safeTALK training, contact the command chaplain’s office (452-2341, ext. 5) to get training dates and register to attend the workshop. Bobby Hinton is a CREDO facilitator at NAS Pensacola. For more information on any CREDO program, contact the chaplain’s office at 452-2341.

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NRSE Wounded Warrior–Safe Harbor program helps Sailors and Coast Guardsmen in need By MC2(SW/AW/EXW) Stacy D. Laseter Navy Region Southeast Public Affairs


ACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Navy Wounded Warrior (NWW) – Safe Harbor program, is the Department of the Navy’s support program for critically wounded, injured or ill Sailors and Coast Guardsmen, and with more than 3,000 served, it is a vital care network for those in need. The program’s objective is to resolve persistent non-medical concerns and arrange enrollees for transition back to active duty or civilian life so the service members can focus on getting well. They do this by facilitating assistance during three phases: recovery, rehabilitation and reintegration.

“The recovery phase is typically the hospitalization phase,” said Lt. Daniel J. Simonds, the program manager for Navy Region Southeast Navy Wounded Warrior – Safe Harbor. “Next is the rehabilitation phase, when a service member is out of the hospital and learning how to navigate through their in-

jury, illness or wound. Finally, the reintegration phase is if the service member is found unfit for continued naval service we help with the transition into the civilian life, or if they are found fit, we help reintegrate them back into the Navy or Coast Guard.” The program currently has more than 1,640 en-

rollees, with more than 1,500 additional service members who have received assistance though they did not qualify for enrollment. “If a Sailor or Coast Guardsmen is considered severely wounded, ill or injured by a physician, then their parent command will submit information on their behalf and we receive the notification that there is a service member in our region who needs assistance,” Simonds said. “From there an enrollment committee makes the determination on whether they will be accepted into the program. Regardless of the decision, they can and will receive assistance from us.” NWW Safe Harbor offers an extensive variety of services, including assist-

ing with employment and education opportunities, connecting them to benefits, hosting adaptive athletics events, and family and mental health resources. The program was formally established in 2008 and since its foundation, its mission has extended beyond offering support to service members wounded in combat. Currently, of its

enrolled service members, half are injured and half are ill. The injuries may have been acquired while on liberty, training or on shipboard accidents. For more information about NWW and how to enroll, call 1 (855)-NAVY WWP/1 (855) 628-9997, or visit http://safeharbor. navylive.dodlive.mil or email safe harbor @navy.mil.

German Navy Surgeon General visits NASP’s Navy Medicine Operational Training Center Story, photo by MC1 Bruce Cummins NMETC Public Affairs

The German Navy’s senior medical officer visited the U.S. Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery’s (BuMed) premier training facility for operational medicine and aviation survival training, Oct. 21. Rear Adm. Hans Wolfgang von der Heide-Kattwinkel, surgeon general of the German Navy, visited Navy Medicine Operational Training Center (NMOTC), receiving a brief on the command’s scope and responsibilities before touring the Naval Aerospace Medical Institute (NAMI) and Naval Survival Training Institute (NSTI), both components of NMOTC. Von der Heide-Kattwinkel, in his current position since 2012, previously served as the German Navy’s deputy surgeon general for six years, but has maintained a significant tie to Pensacola; specifically NAMI, for more than two decades, having undergone flight surgeon training here in 1991. “(This visit) is to enhance cooperation because we want to send our students on a regular basis here because the Navy flight surgeon training is one of the best in the world,” von der Heide-Kattwinkel said. “To get the flight training, the officer's training, the medical training is unique and no nation in the world has something like this.” The Naval Aerospace Medical Institute is the U.S. Navy’s singular facility for training U.S. Navy and

Naval Survival Training Institute (NSTI) officer-in-charge Capt. Matt Hebert shows a piece of survival equipment to Rear Adm. Hans Wolfgang von der Heide-Kattwinkel, surgeon general of the German Navy. Von der Heide-Kattwinkel visited Navy Medicine Operational Training Center (NMOTC) and received a brief on the command’s scope and responsibilities before touring the Naval Aerospace Medical Institute (NAMI) and Naval Survival Training Institute (NSTI), both components of NMOTC.

Marine Corps aeromedical officers, and boasts a robust international training program further cementing the already significant partnerships Navy Medicine maintains with allied forces, according to NMOTC Executive Of-

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ficer Capt. Kris Belland. “NMOTC and Navy Medicine have long maintained a stellar relationship with our allied partners,” he said. “The NAMI flight surgeon program is internationally recognized,

and hosting a former graduate of the program who has risen to the top commissioned rank in his respective service is an honor for us.” The German Navy (Marine) is part of the Federal Defense Forces of Germany (Bundeswehr Streitkrafte), which has seen German forces deployed in most North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) or European Union theaters except Iraq. NAMI is a component of the Navy Medicine Operational Training Center (NMOTC), the recognized global leader in operational medical and aviation survival training, which reports to Navy Medicine Education and Training Command (NMETC). NMETC manages Navy Medicine’s formal enlisted and officer education and training programs, medical operational training for medical and medical support personnel deploying worldwide, and training that prepares aviators and flight crews to survive in land and water mishaps. NAMI, NMOTC and NMETC are all part of the Navy Medicine team, a global health care network of Navy medical professionals around the world who provide high-quality health care to eligible beneficiaries. Navy Medicine personnel deploy with Sailors and Marines worldwide, providing critical mission support aboard ships, in the air, under the sea and on the battlefield. For more news from Navy Medicine Education and Training Command, visit www.navy.mil/ local/ nmsc/.



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Retired Navy T-39 training jet continues service Story, photo by Ed Barker NETC PAO


ike many retired Navy veterans that have served decades on active duty only to return to serving their country in another role, one of the last T-39 Sabreliner jets to fly at Naval Air Station (NAS) Pensacola will help instruct students at George Stone Technical Center (GSTC). Instead of being flown to Davis-Monthan Air Force Base “boneyard” and languishing in the Arizona desert in lay-up, the airplane will become an integral part of the new aviation maintenance program at GSTC. “We are ecstatic about our partnership with the Navy and are very excited to get this jet,” said T.J. Rollins, principal at George Stone. “It was flying just a few months ago training Navy navigators, so it’s a fully capable airplane for our new students to practice on as they work toward their certifications and licenses from the Federal Aviation Administration.” The Navy-GSTC partnership happened through a chance meeting with the Escambia County School District’s curriculum coordinator for Workforce Education, Steve Harrell, and a maintenance technician working at NAS. “When I found out he worked on airplanes at the base, I mentioned that we were starting a

new aviation maintenance program at George Stone,” said Harrell. “He mentioned that they were retiring all of the T-39s, and that I should ask the Navy if we could have one for our new program.” John Appicelli, assistant officer in charge for the Chief of Naval Air Training detachment at NASP helped turn the suggestion into reality. He said that it was an unusual request, but it had merit. “It took a lot of coordination between the Navy and government agencies, but we thought it was a great idea and would be well worth the effort,” said Appicelli. “We started the process in February and it took until now to work out all the details, including moving the jet to the school. As the aircraft left the base, ownership transferred to George Stone. I’m glad to see that it’s going to a good home and will continue to help launch aviation careers.” Whisler Aviation from Se-

A retired T-39 Sabreliner training jet fuselage is lowered onto its wing at George Stone Technical Center for use as part of their new aviation maintenance program for students seeking a FAA airframe and powerplant certification. The aircraft was donated by the Navy and moved by Deep South Cranes and Whisler Aviation.

ward, Neb., handled the transport of the T-39 to GTSC. The wing and fuselage were separated at NAS, trucked to George Stone and reassembled at the school Oct. 20 with the help of Deep South Cranes. “The aircraft industry definitely needs qualified airframe and powerplant mechanics as there is a shortage of A and Ps across America,” said Greg Whisler, president of Whisler Aviation. “In addition to transporting planes, we also have a repair facility that maintains aircraft, and we are always in need of certified A and P mechanics.” The George Stone aircraft maintenance program will be

available for new and current GSTC students and approval is anticipated for funding by the GI Bill and other veteran’s educational programs. According to Keith Boring, program manager for the Navy’s Credentials Program Office, active-duty and reserve Navy and Marine Corps personnel will be eligible for funding for the certification testing portion of the aviation maintenance program through the Navy’s Credentialing Online Program (Navy COOL). “We don’t fund for the training portion of the program, as many active-duty and reserve service members qualify as a result of their military schools and

on-the-job training,” said Boring. “Navy COOL does fund, however, for airframe, powerplant and combination testing for the necessary certification exams at qualified technical schools like George Stone.” According to Harrell and Rollins, the goal of the aviation maintenance program is to help develop a local workforce that can fill the future aerospace jobs coming through VT Mobile Aerospace Engineering, Airbus and other regional employers. The GSTC aviation maintenance program is currently in the process of receiving FAA approval and certification and is scheduled to start the first class at GSTC in August of 2015.



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Navarre HS Student 2 Student club recognized Story, photo by Lt.j.g. Robert Provencher NAS Whiting Field Public Affairs

The crowd at the Santa Rosa County School Board meeting Oct. 23 was unusually colorful, with three students from Navarre High School in the auditorium sporting purple shirts. Adam Morriss, Christina Macninley and Destiny Hernandez, two members and the president of Navarre High School’s Student 2 Student club, together with club sponsor Nadja Robles, were there to receive awards of recognition from NAS Whiting Field and the Military Child Education Coalition. A military child will change schools every 2.9 years and attend an average of nine schools between kindergarten and 12th grade. The difficulties of being a military child, from the constant change of environment to the absence of one or both parents during deployment, can cause one to feel alone and misunderstood when dealing with problems they think no one else can understand. That is where the Military Child Education Coalition (MCEC) comes in. Established and supported by the Department of Defense, the MCEC seeks to ease the burdens unique to military children. They tackle this challenge by raising awareness in the greater community, by providing resources such as Military Family Life Counsellors to the schools, and by creating programs for Left to right: NASWF CO Capt. Matthew Coughlin; Adam Morriss; Nadja Robles, the Navarre Student 2 Student the students themselves. program sponsor since 2008; Destiny Hernandez, the S2S club president; and Christina Macninley. Behind them The Student 2 Student (S2S) club at Navarre High stand NAS Whiting Field School Liason Officer Chris Hendrix and Navarre High School Principal Brian Noac. School is one such program. A student-run outreach program, S2S connects with military students transitioning Navarre High S2S members do not wait that long. “Because of S2S, there has not been a military child into Navarre and invites them into the community. The “We try and get them on their first day of attendance enter Navarre High School without receiving a warm club throws tailgate parties at football games, hosts hol- – the first day they have classes we are there with them, welcome in five years,” said as NAS Whiting Field iday dinners, and most of all, they look out for the new we look at their schedules, we tell them what to expect School Liaison Officer Chris Hendrix. Their program is guys. from their teachers and things like the bathrooms are one of the best in the country.” “There’s a lot of things your school and the teachers flipped on the 100 floor hallway, so make sure you don’t NAS Whiting Field was well represented at the meetwill tell you, like how the school works, but there are go into the wrong one,” said club president Destiny Her- ing, as NAS Whiting Field Commanding Officer Capt. things that the students can tell you that you just would nandez. Matthew Coughlin presented a certificate of recognition not know unless you talked to someone,” explained S2S The school board meeting was a chance for the club to to the club as well. club member Christina Macninley. “I want to say thanks, not just on behalf of us at the be recognized for its outstanding work since its incepStudies have shown that if a new student is not wel- tion in 2009. Their innovative efforts extend far beyond base, but from the wider military community. I know comed into a school’s community within two weeks, he the standard of other programs and have been recognized there are a lot of military families here that all appreciate or she will never fully integrate into that environment. across the nation. what you do,” said Coughlin.

Drink up – Whiting’s water is award-winning By Ens. Kim Mahoney NAS Whiting Field Public Affairs

Feel free to drink from the water fountains on base, because Naval Air Station Whiting Field (NASWF) has once again won the Florida Department of Environmental Protection’s Northwest District Plant Operations Excellence Award. This is the third consecutive year that NASWF has taken home the prize, which recog-

nizes the hard work of the Public Works Department’s water management team. The competition involves more than just great water. Criteria to be eligible for the award included detailed recordkeeping, good customer relations, staff and safety training and outstanding operation/maintenance practices. NASWF competed against

106 facilities in Northwest Florida in the small community category (facilities that serve less than 3,300 people), and the installation had to maintain stellar operations in all areas to continue to earn the award. “You can’t have any notices of violation (NoVs), there are multiple regulations and best-management practices that are re-

viewed, to win the award you must have a perfect regulatory record for that year,” said Jon Croci, NASWF drinking water manager. NASWF was able to retain the award by going above and beyond the standard. Water conservation was a large factor, cutting our water usage by 15.1 percent in the past year and 40 percent overall since 2011. An emergency response plan that is updated annually was another

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Ceremony to honor National Guard

The Florida National Guard and members who served in Operation Iraqi Freedom will be honored at a ceremony at 6 p.m. today, Oct. 31, at Veterans Memorial Park. The honorees will include Army Sgt. Major Patrick Burttschell, 1st Sgt. Shannon Peavy and Staff Sgt. James Whitman. The event is part of the Heroes Among Us program, monthly gatherings that showcase the efforts of people from all branches of the military service. Admission is free and open to the public. Water and light food will be provided; people should bring their own chairs or blankets. The event is organized by the Marine Corps League, J.R. Spears Detachment 066. For more information, go to www.veterans memorialparkpensacola.com.

Yacht Club announces special regatta

The Navy Yacht Club of Pensacola has scheduled a Veterans Day Regatta known as the Commodore’s Cup Race No. 4 for tomorrow, Nov. 1, on Pensacola Bay. The event, which will honor of all U.S. military veterans (especially those who were stationed in Pensacola), is also planned as a tribute to Naval Air Station Pensacola’s 100th anniversary celebration as well as the statewide Viva Florida initiative. Race registration and a regatta social will begin at 9:30 a.m. in the Crow’s Nest at the Bayou Grande Marina. The race is scheduled to start at noon. For information on the race a commemorative ornament for the Veterans Regatta, go to http://www.navypnsyc.org. For more information, contact Navy Yacht Club Fleet Captain Jim Parsons by e-mail at jimparsonsbellsouth.net.

Great Pumpkin Race to be Nov. 1

The 30th annual Great Pumpkin Race and Little Pumpkin Fun Run is scheduled for tomorrow, Nov. 1. The 5K-race starts at 8 a.m. at the corner of 12th Avenue and Moreno Street, and the one-mile fun run starts at 9 a.m. Registration fees range from $20-$25 depending upon your age and how close to race day you register. Long-sleeve race T-shirts are guaranteed to the first 1,000 entrants. Proceeds benefit the Sacred Heart Cathedral School. For more information or to register, go to www.shcs.ptdiocese.org/pumpkinrun.html.

Pen Air opening office downtown

Pen Air Federal Credit Union has opened the doors in downtown Pensacola at 40 South Palafox Place, the credit union’s 16th full-service office. A Romana Street Family Fun grand opening events is planned for10 a.m. to 2 p.m. tomorrow, Nov. 1. Pen Air occupies much of the five-story historic Thiesen Building. Hours for the office and teller area are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Friday. For more information, contact Kristal Kelley, Palafox branch manager, at 505-3200, ext. 8001.

Wreaths on sale for Dec. 13 event The Wreaths Across America ceremony for 11 a.m. Dec. 13 at Barrancas National Cemetery, and wreath laying will begin at 9 a.m. Wreaths are now on sale, and there are only a few weeks remaining to place orders. The deadline is Nov. 26. To purchase a wreath, volunteer to place wreaths or obtain more information, call 512-7316 or email Wreaths4Barrancas@gmail.com.

Special auction planned in Destin

The fourth annual Special Operations Warrior Foundation Silent Auction from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 9 at Emerald Coast Scuba, 503 Harbor Blvd., in Destin. Other activities are also planned throughout the day. For more information, go to www.dive destin.com or call 1 (850) 837-0955.

Navy College Office plans open house

NASP Navy College Office, 250 Chambers Ave., Bldg. 634, Suite 058, is having an open house event from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 13. This event will be for students who may have questions or concerns or for incoming new students that may want to enroll for the upcoming spring semester. The event will include representatives from: American Military University, Ashford University, Central Texas College, Coastline Community College, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Excelsior College, Pensacola State College, Post University, Saint Leo University, Southern Illinois University, Thomas Edison State College, Troy University, University of Maryland University College, University of Phoenix and University of West Florida. For more information contact, Andrea Franklin at 452-4510, ext. 1, or andrea.franklin@navy.mil.

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ing questions and provide information about Pensacola during the Civil War. Although the fort will be lighted with candles, flashlights are allowed. Dress appropriately for the evening weather and wear comfortable walking shoes. Parking is limited, so car-pooling is recommended. For more information, call 934-2600, or go to www.nps.gov/guis.

Dinner show production coming to Seville Quarter Ford Model T Productions, in association with Waffle House, will present a dinner musical show, Pops’ Diner “Broken Pieces,” at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. Nov. 21-22 in the Heritage Hall at Seville Quarter, 130 East Government St. The 45-minute interactive stage play was created by writer and producer Thomas Ford. The plot revolves around a high-powered lawyer and his wife who are dealing with some of life’s challenges including an aging parent and family conflicts. Audience members will be served their favorite Waffle House meal. This is the first of several dinner theater shows that Ford Model T Productions is planning to present. Profits from the shows will go to help produce low income housing for veterans and their families. Due to limited seating, this event is by advance purchase/reservation only. For more information or to make a reservation, go to www.fordmtp.com or call (678) 777-5774.

Nov. 8 festival to feature crafts, cars Pine Forest United Methodist Church, 2800 Wilde Lake Blvd., has scheduled its 25th annual Arts and Crafts Festival and Car Show for 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 8. There will be more than 150 arts, crafts and other vendors, food, children’s activities and live music. Admission is free. For more information, call 944-0170 or go to www.pineforestumc.org.

NMCRS Budget for Baby class offered

Officials at the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society (NMCRS) are offering Budget for Babies classes. Classes are scheduled for 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Nov. 13 and Dec. 11 at Pensacola Naval Hospital. Attendees will need to check in at the hospital quarterdeck prior to the classes for directions to the classroom. For more information or to make reservations, call 452-2300.

Walk to focus on fight against diabetes The Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes is scheduled for Nov. 8 at Pensacola Maritime Park. The walks are taking place in 125 cities nationwide and more than 120,000 walkers are expected to participate. For more information or to register go to http://stepout.diabetes.org or call Lynne Cranford at 492-6100, ext. 3131.

Tickets on sale for MATSG-21 ball The officers ball for rhe Marine Aviation Training Support Group 21 (MATSG-21) is scheduled for 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. Nov. 15 at the National Naval Aviation Museum. Tickets are $35. For more information, call Sonja Presley, administrative coordinator in the operations department at Training Air Wing Five, at 1 (850) 623-7147.

Christmas party volunteers needed The NASP Community Outreach office has teamed up with the NASP First Class Petty Officer Association to sponsor children for the annual Selected Children’s Christmas Party. Volunteers are needed to be an angel for a child during the event. This includes sponsoring a present for a child and/or escorting them during the holiday party. The event is scheduled for 7:30 a.m. to noon Dec. 3 at the MWR Youth Activity Center, Bldg. 3690. All presents will need to be returned with the angel by Nov. 17. You can pick up a child’s name from SH2 Patricia Cooper, in the Community Outreach Office, Room 151, in the Walter L. Richardson Building (Bldg. 1500). For more information, contact Cooper at 4522532 or at patricia.cooper@navy.mil.

Living history camp to held at fort

A living history camp Nov. 15 and 16 at Gulf Islands National Seashore will include a candlelight tour of Fort Pickens. During daytime hours, the event will feature a living history encampment by Company C, 3rd U.S. Infantry (1860-1865). A ranger-led tour of Fort Pickens will be conducted at 2 p.m. each day. The fort will be also be open from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Nov. 15 for self-guided candlelight tours. Costumed reenactors will be stationed around the fort answer-

Tech high school taking applications Parents of current eighth graders can submit applications for admission to West Florida High School of Advanced Technology from Nov. 3 through Dec. 19. You may apply through an online application at www.wfhs.net. A link labeled “20152016 WFHS application” will be located under the Hot Links Section. Active-duty servicemembers should identify “Military Preference.” If you have any questions, call Carissa Bergosh, school liaison officer, at 293-0322 or Jon Boddy at 941-6221, ext. 2188.

Church to present arts and craft show

The 37th Christmas Creations arts and crafts show is scheduled for 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 21 and Nov. 22 at the Wright Place at the First United Methodist Church, 6 East Wright St. The show will feature selected artisans from around the Southeast offering their handmade creations for sale. Lunch will be served both days and the Gingerbread House treat shop will be open. The show is presented by the United Methodist Women and proceeds will go to community ministries helping women and children. For more information, call 432-1434 or go to http://fumcpensacola.com/www/more/christmascreations/.

Lung cancer symposium announced

Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola will present a lung cancer symposium at 5:30 p.m. Nov. 10 in the Greenhut Auditorium. November is Lung Cancer Awareness month across the country. Speakers will talk about the advancements in treating lung cancer and the importance of catching the disease at its earliest stages, when chances for successful outcomes are much better. A complimentary dinner will be served to symposium guests. Seating is limited and pre-registration is required. For more information or to register, call 416-1600.

Antarctic explorers scheduled to meet

Members of the Gulf Coast Group Chapter of the Old Antarctic Explorers Association (OAEA) will meet at noon tomorrow, Nov. 1, at Sonny’s Real Pit Bar-B-Q, 630 North Navy Blvd. The guest speaker will be Randall Wilson of the Faith Chapel Funeral Home, who will discuss preplanned funeral arrangements. All interested parties are welcome. For more information, call 456-3556.

Run for the Battleship announced The Run For The Battleship is scheduled for Nov. 8 at Battleship Memorial Park in Mobile, Ala. Proceeds from the 5K run/walk will go to the restoration and maintenance of the USS Alabama, USS Drum and other military artifacts. Cost is $15 for early registration and $20 on the day of the event. Active-duty military pay no admission charge at Battleship Memorial Park. For more information or to register for the race online, go to www.productionsbylittleredhen.com/ raceinfo_s.asp?raceid=battleship14.

Two-day event has renaissance theme The 14th annual Mobile Renaissance Faire is scheduled for 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Nov. 1-2 at Medieval Village located at Osprey Lane and Highway 64 near the I-10 Wilcox Road Exit in Baldwin County, Ala. The festival will feature the Knights of Valour from the History Channel’s “Full Metal Jousting,” with armored knights performing jousting daily There will be horse rides, a petting zoo, games of skill such as archery and axe throwing, and other entertainment as well as food, drink and crafts merchants. Admission is $10 for adults, $5 for children (free for ages 4 and younger). For more information, call 572-1407 or go to www.gcrf.us.

Free movies to be shown at library

The Friends of the Southwest Branch Library are presenting a free Snowbird Movie Series at 6 p.m. on the first Thursday of the month (except January) at the Southwest Branch Library, 12248 Gulf Beach Highway. Free popcorn and bottled water will be provided. Movies scheduled are: “Pillow Talk,” Nov. 6; “A Christmas Story,” Dec. 4; “The Pink Panther,” Jan. 8 (second Thursday); “On Golden Pond,” Feb. 5. For more information on the Friends of the Southwest Branch Library, call 453-7780.

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Native American

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

“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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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 2013, President Barack Obama issued an Oct. 31 proclamation designating November 2013 as “National Native American Heritage Month” and Nov. 29, 2013, as “Native American Heritage Day.” Another proclamation is expected for 2014.

Jokes & Groaners The temple A tourist was traveling with a guide through one of the thickest jungles in South America, when he came across an ancient temple. The tourist was entranced by the temple and asked the guide for details. To this, the guide stated that archaeologists are carrying out excavations, and still finding great treasures. The tourist then queried how old the temple was. “This temple is 1,503 years old,” replied the guide. Impressed at this accurate dating, he inquired as to how he gave this precise figure. “Easy,” replied the guide, "the archaeologists said the temple was 1,500 years old and that was three years ago.”

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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NETPDTC celebrates Navy’s 239th Birthday By Katrina Gergely NETPDTC Public Affairs


he Naval Education and Training Professional Development Technology Center (NETPDTC) celebrated the Navy’s 239th birthday with a cake cutting hosted by NETPDTC’s Welfare and Recreation Committee Oct. 10. NETPDTC’s Commanding Officer, Capt. Janet Lomax, opened the event with words of appreciation to the more than 75 Saufley Field civilians and sailors attending the celebration. “Everyone here, Sailors and civilians alike, play a vital role in supporting our country and I’m proud to celebrate the birth of our Navy with all of you,” said Lomax. The United States Navy was founded Oct. 13, 1775, in Philadelphia, Pa., by the Continental Congress, which authorized the outfitting of two frigates with carriage guns and crews of 80 men each. Their mission was to intercept munitions vessels that were supplying the British Army in North America. A Navy tradition was honored at the conclusion of the event, the oldest civilian Michael Ow, financial technician, and the youngest sailor, MMCS Danny Chronister, joined Lomax in cutting the

Navy’s birthday cake. “It is an honor to participate in and celebrate this traditional event. It’s important to remember where we began as we strive to support the Navy’s future goals and challenges,” said Chronister. Adm. Elmo R. Zumwalt, Chief of Naval Operations (CNO), officially authorized Oct. 13 as the Navy’s birthday in 1972. From Chief of Naval Operations

Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Jonathan Greenert released a birthday message to the fleet to celebrate the occasion. “Happy 239th birthday, Navy. On Oct. 13, it is important that we reflect on who we are and where we started. It is a day which marks the cornerstone of our proud service beginnings. “As you operate forward, and stand the watch around the globe, you em-

During a Navy birthday celebration at the Naval Education and Training Professional Development and Technology Center (NETPDTC), Chrissy Wagner, program analyst with the Navy Advancement Center (NAC) and member of NETPDTC’s Welfare and Recreation Committee, distributes cake to Stephanie Cannon, a personnel psychologist at NAC, Oct. 10. Photo by Anthony Ruiz

body the characteristics of the patriots that went before us. Our greatest traditions live within the foundation of their courage and perseverance. On this day, we pause and remember the proud heritage and service of previous shipmates. Likewise, we will always remember those veterans who made the ultimate sacrifice for our Navy and our nation. “Moving forward, we will continue

to use the three tenets: Warfighting First, Operate Forward, Be Ready. We will be ready today, while also building the Navy to win tomorrow. “From Oct. 13, 1775, until today, history has proven time and again that a powerful Navy is vital to ensuring the prosperity of our economy and the safety of our citizens. This is the legacy we celebrate today. Happy birthday, shipmates.”

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White House to host PBS concert for the troops From WETA Television

In advance of Veterans Day, President Barack Obama and the first lady, Michelle Obama, will be the hosts of the Nov. 6 “A Salute to the Troops: In Performance at the White House� PBS music special from the South Lawn of the White House. The concert, which is part of The White House’s “Joining Forces� initiative, will feature an all-star tribute to the men and women who serve the United

Mary J. Blige is one of stars scheduled to perform at the concert.

States and the live audience will include hundreds of members of the military. Performers will include Mary J. Blige, Common, John Fogerty,

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Willie Nelson and Romeo Santos. Activeduty performers will include U.S. Army Sgt. Christiana R. Ball, U.S. Marine Corps Capt. Matt Smith and U.S. Marine Corps Capt. John Ed Auer. The production is also working with the USO, to include a performance by Daughtry via satellite from a USO concert at Yokota Air Base in Japan, as well as a liveviewing audience of troops from the USO Warrior and Family Center at Fort Belvoir in Virginia.

The program, part of the Emmy Award-nominated “In Performance at the White House� series, is the 53rd production in the series’ 36 years. The 60-minute television special is being produced by WETA Washington, D.C., the flagship public broadcaster in the nation, in association with AEG Ehrlich Ventures and The GRAMMY Museum. “A Salute to the Troops: In Performance at the White House� is scheduled to premiere at 8 p.m. Nov. 7 on PBS

stations nationwide, as part of the PBS Arts Fall Festival. The local PBS affiliate is WSRE-TV, Channel 23. The program will also be broadcast on Veterans Day, Nov. 11, via the American Forces Network to American service men and women and civilians at U.S. Department of Defense locations around the world. “Public media is committed to honoring our nation’s veterans, who have given so much to our country. We are proud to mark Veterans Day and celebrate the

military community with this ‘In Performance at the White House’,� said Paula A. Kerger, president and CEO of PBS. “This is part of our ongoing effort to recognize the contributions and achievements of the men and women of our armed services, and use the power of our airwaves to share their stories.� For more information about “A Salute to the Troops: In Performance at the White House,� go to www.pbs.org/whitehouse.





Songwriters put on a show From Frank Brown International Songwriters Festival

The Frank Brown International Songwriters Festival will celebrate its 30th birthday in style, presenting a memorable lineup of Grammy-winning performers and up-and-coming hitmakers Nov. 6-16 at venues in Perdido Key, Pensacola and along the Gulf Coast. 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 world’s greatest hits. The event is based at FloraBama Lounge astride the Florida-Alabama line, but more than 200 songwriters will perform at numerous venues. This year, the festival will include a tribute to the late Larry Butler of Pensacola, who wrote songs and produced music for Johnny Cash, Kenny Rogers, Waylon Jennings and many others. Butler was a big reason that many country musicians travel between Nashville and the FloraBama, a legendary beach bar. “Remembering Larry Butler” is scheduled for Nov. 6 at Pensacola Little Theater. Doors will open at 6:30, and the show is scheduled to start at 7 p.m. Performers will include Jim McBride, Mike McGuire and Chris “Lucas” Roach. Tickets are $20 per person. Festival performers will include such noted songwriters as Austin Church, whose songs have been recorded by Jimmy Buffett and Lyle Lovett; and

Scotty Emerick, who writes for and performs with Toby Keith, on such hits as “Get Drunk and Be Somebody,” “A Little Too Late,” and “I Love this Bar.” The writers cover several eras of country music. Dean Dillon, who has written 50 songs performed by the legendary George Strait, is a member of the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame. Jamey Johnson, who writes for himself and others, has won Country Music Association Awards as well as performed

with Kid Rock and Willie Nelson. Another featured artist will be singer Johnny Lee, whose “Lookin For Love” in the movie “Urban Cowboy” became a country classic. Most shows are free; a few venues charge a cover fee. The festival is named after the late Frank Brown, who was night watchman at the Flora-Bama for 28 years before retiring at age 91. For more information on performers and schedules, go to www.fbisf.com.

At the movies FRIDAY

“The Good Lie,” PG-13, 5 p.m.; “The Maze Runner,” PG-13, 7:30 p.m.; “Annabelle,” R, 6 p.m., 8 p.m.


“The Boxtrolls” (3D), PG, noon; “Annabelle,” R, 2:30 p.m., 4:30 p.m.; “Interstellar,” PG13, 7:30 p.m. (free admission); “The Maze Runner,” PG-13, 12:30 p.m.; “The Boxtrolls” (2D), PG, 3 p.m.; “The Good Lie,” PG-13, 5:30 p.m.; “The Equalizer,” R, 8 p.m.


“The Boxtrolls” (2D), PG, 1 p.m., 3:30 p.m.; “The Equalizer,” R, 6 p.m.; “The Good Lie,” PG-13, noon; “The Maze Runner,” PG-13, 2:30 p.m.; “Annabelle,” R, 5 p.m.; “A Walk Among Tombstones,” R, 7 p.m.


“The Maze Runner,” PG-13, 5 p.m.; “Annabelle,” R, 7:30 p.m.; “No Good Deed,” PG13, 5:10 p.m.; “A Walk Among Tombstones,” R, 7:10 p.m.


“Annabelle,” R, 5 p.m.; “The Equalizer,” R, 7 p.m.; “The Boxtrolls” (2D), PG, 5:10 p.m.; “The Maze Runner,” PG-13, 7:30 p.m.


“The Boxtrolls” (3D), PG, 5 p.m.; “The Equalizer,” R, 7:10 p.m.; “Dolphin Tale 2,” PG, 5:10 p.m.; “This is Where I Leave You,” R, 7:30 p.m.


“The Good Lie,” PG-13, 5 p.m.; “Annabelle,” R, 7:30 p.m.; “No Good Deed,” PG-13, 5:10 p.m.; “A Walk Among Tombstones,” R, 7:10 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

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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.naspensacola-mwr.com. • Veterans Day tribute: Pensacola Children’s Chorus will present “An American Tribute” from 2:30 p.m. to 4 pm. Nov. 11 at the National Naval Aviation Museum. Program will include inspirational and patriotic songs featuring the 285member chorus, an orchestra and historical video footage from NAS Pensacola. The show is show is free and open to the public. For more information, go to www.navalaviationmuseum.org or call 434.7760. • New Beginners Karate Class: Class being offered at Portside Gym is open to all active duty, retirees, reservists, DoD and family members age 10 and older. For The 2014 NAS more information or Pensacola Blue Anto register, call 452gels Homecoming Air 9845. Show is scheduled • Winter Aquatfor Nov. 7-9. Admisics: Swimming at sion is free and the indoor pool, guests can bring Bldg. 3828. Proportable chairs or gramming: 4:30 blankets. Reserved p.m. to 6 p.m. Monseating options are day, Tuesday, available and tickets Thursday and Friare on sale. For more day. Recreation information, go to and lap swim: 6 www.naspensacola p.m. to 7 p.m. Monairshow.com. day, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday and noon to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Closed on holidays, Wednesdays and the first weekend of month. Programs include masters group, swim teams, swimming lessons, aqua Zumba and water polo. Eligible patrons include active-duty, retirees, reservists, DoD and contracted personnel of NASP and family members. For more information, call 452-9429. • Navy Child Development Home Care: Applications being accepted for care providers. The next orientation training is scheduled for Nov. 3-7. There is no cost to attend the session. To enroll in the program or for more information, call 572-5026. • Radfordʼs Twisted Tri: 4:30 p.m. Nov. 20, Radford Fitness Center. A five-mile spin, a onemile run and a 100-yard swim. Sign up at the Radford Fitness Center front desk. Free. For more information, call 452-9845. • Turkey Ride: 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Nov. 24 at Navy Wellness Center, Bldg. 3712, NASP Corry Station. A 90-minute spin ride. Get that extra calorie burn prior to the “big feast.” Door prizes will help fill out your Thanksgiving meal – turkey/ham/pumpkin pie and other things. For more information, call 452-6802.

Liberty activities Liberty program events target young, unaccompanied active-duty military. New hours are 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. Sunday. Regular events are scheduled at the main Liberty Center in the Portside Entertainment Complex. You must sign up in advance for off-base trips. For more information, call 452-2372 or go to http://naspensacolamwr.com/singsail/liberty.htm.


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Help for victims of sexual assault in the DoD community is a call, click or text away. The SafeHelpline provides live crisis support and information by trained staff. Call (877) 9955247; go to www.SafeHelpline. org; or text: 55-247 CONUS; (202) 470-5546 OCONUS (may be additional charges for OCONUS). The Sexual Assault Prevention and Response (SAPR) program provides prevention, intervention and a 24/7/365 response. Active-duty and adult family member sexual assault victims have a choice of reporting options, unrestricted and restricted. To access an unrestricted report, the victim can report to his/her chain-of-command, security/law enforcement, NCIS, SAPR Victim Advocate (VA), SARC, and his/her CO shall commence an investigation. To access restricted reporting, the victim can disclose his/her sexual assault only to the SARC, a current SAPR VA, a health care provider and/or a chaplain. To contact the NASP 24/7 VA, call 449-9231/2. To contact the SARC during working hours, call 452-5990, ext. 0; during and after working hours, call the SARC cell phone number at 554-5606.

Fleet and Family Support Center The NASP Fleet and Family Support Center (FFSC), 151 Ellyson Ave., Bldg. 625, is offering the following: • Anger management workshop: 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Nov. 7 and Nov. 14. Must attend both sessions. Do you feel that you get angry at the simplest thing? Join us if you want to learn how to control your anger before it controls you. For more information, call 452-5609. • Couponing 102: 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Nov. 13. Clip a little, save a lot. Come learn how coupons can save you money. Find out where to get coupons and how to use them. Reservations required. No child care available. For more information or to sign up, call 452-5609. • First Time Dads Class: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 19. Parenting tips that every dad should know. Caring for

your baby can be scary at first. This class will provide tips and techniques that will help you properly care for your newborn. Topics include diaper changing, swaddling and much more. For information or to register, call 452-5609. • Family Employment Brief: 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. every Thursday. For spouses and family members who are new to the area and are seeking employment. For more information or to register, call 4525609. • Personal Financial Management: A series of classes on financial classes are offered throughout the year. Classes include: Where is my Money Going?, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Nov. 2; and Survive the Holidays with Money in Your Pocket, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Nov. 18 and Dec. 2. Seating is limited and reservations are required. To register or for more information, call 452-5609.

Community Outreach NASP Community Outreach has volunteer opportunities including: • Air show drivers: Need 24 volunteers Nov. 3 to drive cars from the Kia dealership to base. Need proof of valid drivers license. Volunteers also needed to drive shifts Nov. 7-9 to and from the air show. Must be qualified. • Special Olympics: Year-round training and competition in Olympictype sports for individuals with intellectual disabilities. Coaches needed. • Pensacola Habitat For Humanity: Building, painting and some clerical needs. Group assists lower

income and/or disabled people by building and restoring homes. • Y.M.C.A.: Opportunities include: Working with youth sports teams; housekeeping, landscaping and maintenance; clerical and administrative assistance; and supporting special events. The NASP Community Outreach office tracks volunteer hours. Report any volunteer hours you work to receive recognition. For more information, call 452-2532 or send an e-mail to patricia.cooper@navy.mil or jeremy.d.brown3@navy.mil.

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Worship schedule NAS Pensacola Protestant • Communion service, 8 a.m. Sunday, All Faiths Chapel. • Sunday School, all ages, 9 a.m. Sunday, Bldg. 634. • Worship service, 10:15 a.m. Sunday, Naval Aviation Memorial Chapel, Bldg. 1982. • Chapel choir, 12:30 p.m. Sunday, All Faiths Chapel. • Contemporary service, 6 p.m. Sunday, All Faiths Chapel. • Womenʼs Bible study, 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, Bldg. 634. • Training Air Wing Six Bible Study, 11:15 a.m. Tuesday, Griffith Hall student lounge. • Bible study (for all), 7 p.m. Tuesday, Bldg. 634, back classrooms. • Bible study, 5 p.m. Wednesday, J.B. McKamey Center. Roman Catholic • Sunday Mass, 8:30 a.m. Sunday, Naval Aviation Memorial Chapel, Bldg. 1982. • Daily Mass, 11:30 a.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday in the All Faiths Chapel. • Confessions: Scheduled 30 minutes before services. Latter Day Saints • Service, 10:30 a.m. Sunday, All Faiths Chapel. For NAS Pensacola worship information, call 452-2341. Jewish • Bʼnai 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 month). For more information, call 438-3321 or go to http://templebethelof pensacola.org. 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 NASP Corry Station worship 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 NASP Whiting Field worship information, call 623-7212.



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