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( W o r k i n g s a f e l y (Working safely w a s o n e o f t h e m a i n t o p i c s a t t h e t o w n h a l l m e e t i n g w i t h was one of the main topics at the town hall meeting with K w a j a l e i n R a n g e S e r v i c e s p r e s i d e n t J o h n P i c k l e r W e d n e s d a y e v e n i n g Kwajalein Range Services president, John Pickler, Wednesday evening i n t h e m u l t i p u r p o s e r o o m F o r m o r e o n t h e m e e t i n g s e e P a g e 4 ) in the multi-purpose room. For more on the meeting, see Page 4.) F i l e p h o t o File photo w w w s m d c a r m y m i l / K W A J / H o u r g l a s s / h o u r g l a s s h t m l


Saturday, April 15, 2006 The Kwajalein Hourglass 2 The Kwajalein Hourglass is named for the insignia of the U.S. Army 7th Infantry Division, which liberated the island from the forces of Imperial Japan on Feb. 4, 1944. The Kwajalein Hourglass is an authorized publication for military personnel, federal employees, contractor workers and their families assigned to U.S. Army Kwajalein Atoll. Contents of the Hourglass are not necessarily of cial views of, or endorsed by, the U.S. Government, T h e K w a j a l e i n H o u r g l a s s The Kwajalein HourglassDepartment of Defense, Department of the Army or USAKA. It is published Wednesdays and Saturdays in accordance with Army Regulation 360-1 and using a network printer by Kwajalein Range Services editorial staff. P.O. Box 23, APO AP 96555 Phone: Defense Switching Network 254-3539; Local phone: 53539 Printed circulation: 2,000 Fax number: 52063E-mail: Of cer..........COL Beverly Stipe Public Affairs Of cer.....................Sandy Miller Editor.....................................Nell Drumheller Graphics Designer.........................Dan Adler Reporter................................Elizabeth Davie High School Volunteer.............Lisa Barbella COMMENTARY Recreational sports is supposed to be fun I have been working in recreation now for almost 13 years. What never seems to amaze me is how intense recreational sports can be. Why is that? In the past couple of years there have been numerous news stories and articles about the violence of recreational sports; things like little league baseball coaches getting in sts ghts, soccer moms throwing oranges at opposing team players, or my personal favorite (occurring in my hometown nonetheless) a hockey dad taking a hockey stick to a referee’s face. My worst personal experience was when I was 14. I was of ciating YMCA basketball for 5 and 6 year olds. I blew the whistle to line up the kids back into their positions and a child’s dad threw a water bottle at me. Still, these are instances which have occurred on the sidelines. What about instances occurring on the eld? Having witnessed play of three different recreational sports on Kwaj (and I don’t even want to know what goes on in soccer), it seems we are just like everyone else back I would like to take a moment to thank the community for helping make Scuba Doo 2006 a great success. It takes a small army of people to make an event this size run smoothly. Without the countless volunteers that gave us their time, sweat, effort, and so much more, Scuba Doo could never have happened. I would like to express my gratitude and appreciation to all of the individual volunteers, local venders who donated auction items and the countless departments and shops throughout the island that contributed to the effort. It is this camaraderie that makes Kwajalein a unique place to live. Together, all of you helped the Kwajalein Scuba Club make a generous contribution to the Divers Alert Network. I had a wonderful time working with such a great group of people. You should all be proud of your efforts. Thank you, — Corey Wiley, Scuba Doo chairpersonThanks for making Scuba Doo a success L e t t e r s t o t h e e d i t o r Letters to the editorThat rumor you heard isn’t trueSee SPORTS, Page 16 There has been a rumor oating around the island, and as the commander, I’d like to set the record straight. I’ve heard people say that U.S. Army Kwajalein Atoll intends to cancel the Kwajalein Range Services contract. Wrong! Nothing could be further from the truth. USAKA has every intention of exercising the option which would begin March 1, assuming funding is available, there are no major changes to the requirements and KRS continues to perform as they have in the past. That said, it is true that several KRS positions will be moving to Huntsville later this year. This issue was covered by John Picker, KRS president, at Wednesday’s town hall. You may read a review of that meeting on Page 4 of this issue of The Hourglass. If you hear rumors and want to know the facts, please ask. Call my hotline at 51098. We will do our best to address your concerns either in The Hourglass or at future town hall.


The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, April 15, 2006 3Suspicious item requires response from island emergency personnel By Nell M. Drumheller EditorLunch-time traf c and schedules were disrupted Friday when the sighting of a suspicious package was reported to the Kwajalein Police Department. At 11:41 a.m. Thomas Gibson of the U.S. Army Kwajalein Atoll safety of ce called KPD and reported what he described as a suspicious bag between the post of ce and barber shop. KPD responded immediately according to Capt. Jeff Mullin. “Sgt. Chris Kurtzhals arrived on the scene at 11:42 a.m., and attempted to assess the scene. He could not locate a bag, but he did notice a Razor-brand scooter box lying against a garbage can,” Mullin said. Kwajalein Fire Department arrived on the scene at 11:43 p.m. Upon arrival of the Fire department, Deputy Chief Steve Scruton assumed authority as the on-scene commander and established a command post.Fire personnel determined the box to be suspect, and along with KPD established a cordon, evacuated the post of ce and adjacent buildings in an ever-expanding perimeter to an initial distance of 300 feet, Mullin said.The cordoned area grew as all retail facilities out to Ten-ten and Macy’s were evacuated as well as the Caf Paci c, bakery and laundry. Explosive Ordnance Disposal was noti ed of the suspicious package at 11:44 a.m. and arrived at 12: 15 p.m. “EOD UXO [Unexploded Ordnance] Technician I Travis McDiffett, deployed their Mini-Andros II hazardous duty mobile robot to a position adjacent the package,” Mullin said. “Using the robot’s onboard camera, police and re personnel were able to further assess the cordon and direct additional safety measures. Once safety and security was determined to be locked down, McDiffett was able to use the robot’s arm to nudge the package open where it was determined the package was empty.” EOD Team Leader Tom Eisele donned a bomb suit and searched the vicinity of the package for possible secondary devices. K-9 Ramsey performed an additional sweep of the area before the ‘all clear’ was given. The operation from noti cation to all clear took less than two hours.Mullin advised the community on steps to take if they see a suspicious-looking package, “Do not touch the package, make a mental note of the size, shape, color, including any particular identifying features, and position to either the Police or Fire Department—whomever is noti ed rst will call the other for assistance.” Mullin said reports of suspicious packages are not typical within the USAKA community. He added that unattended bags are reported at the airport on an average of 10 or more per year.The report of the bag sighting came shortly after the USAKA community’s force protection was elevated from Alpha to Bravo. Mullin said “The fact that all personnel should be in a heightened state of awareness and report suspect activities is a plus, but according to Measures 16 under FPCON Bravo, building and/or facility managers are charged with inspecting both the interior and exterior of their buildings for suspicious activity, packages, signs of tampering, etc.” Tom Eisele, Explosive Ordnance Team leader, cools down after removing a bomb suit Friday. Eisele searched the area near the post of ce and barber shop for possible explosive devices. (Photo by Nell Drumheller)Kwajalein Police and Fire Departments established a cordon of at least 300 feet from the area where a suspicious package was sighted Friday.


Saturday, April 15, 2006 The Kwajalein Hourglassoral statements the teacher made did not come from the letter he referenced. That document spoke to somewhat related topics, but not at all in the way that he indicated. I’m obviously concerned that he left an inaccurate impression with other KRS-team employees. If anybody wants to see the letter that was given to the teachers, it is available through the HR [human resources] of ce.” Another audience member asked when the third pier at the marina would be replaced, providing private-boat owners a location to moor overnight. She asked if some of the funds generated for the RecFund could be used to build the pier or alternatively, whether user fees could pay for it. Burki and Finn both responded to the question saying the cost of the pier was more than what the RecFund or user’s fees could support and there were many other infrastructure repair and replacement projects ahead of the pier project in regular maintenance funding. An audience member asked about retention issues including the possibility of more than one KRS-paid trip off island for vacation. Pickler said scal year 06 funding was tight, but that FY07 might be better. He also said KRS had held seven sensing sessions on retention issues; but that no decisions had been made nor had any recommendations been made to the customer. He said KRS management was determining, “What kind of conditions could we create here that would make people want to remain with us, to stay on the island. Pay and bene ts are right up there among the top, of course. It’s a very complicated thing and we don’t have the answer yet.” Pickler said, concerning trips off island, “We will look at that. But right now our contract provides for the funding of one annual trip.” He said he wanted to ensure employees know they are allowed to take more than one trip annually, though trips after the rst one would be at their own expense. Another question from the audience was about private vendors. The audience member asked, “I wonder if you could tell us what the criteria is for private vendors, what you’re basing it on. And if it’s competition with Macy’s and Macy’s West, doesn’t Internet shopping render that moot?” Pickler responded and said the policy was based on a USAKA regulation “which we are commissioned to implement. I understand there’s a lot going on out there. We are trying to accommodate as much as we can, while at the same time we are required to provide certain services. Internet shopping is in competition with us here. RecFund is supported by purchases, so money goes back into the community.” He compared the situation to purchases at a military exchange 4 Kwajalein Range Services President John Pickler, addressesemployee concerns, issues, safety during two-hour meetingTown hall meeting John Pickler By Nell M. Drumheller EditorRetention, retail options and vendor’s licenses were three of the topics raised by attendees at the town hall meeting Wednesday night in the Davye Davis MultiPurpose Room. John Pickler, Kwajalein Range Services president, hosted the meeting which drew a standing-room-only crowd. Pickler started the two-hour meeting discussing safety and his desire for community involvement, “I ask for a renewed commitment from each and every one of you to safety,” he said. He added, “Safety is clearly our number one priority.” Pickler identi ed relocation of the workforce as an issue of community concern. He said KRS was tasked by the customer, U.S. Army Kwajalein Atoll, to nd a location in Huntsville, Ala. that would be adequate for a relocated staff; develop a compensation package for relocating personnel and identify between 30 and 50 positions to be relocated. He said 35 positions had been identi ed for relocation,16 people had accepted the relocation package and four of those positions are currently vacant. Department heads Kevin Finn, Trish Wildfang and Janet Burki stood brie y and reviewed projects from their areas of Community Services, Information Technology and Logistics. Finn explained the status of an upcoming maintenance project at Caf Paci c. The six-week project is scheduled to begin the rst part of August. More information will be available in an upcoming Hourglass article. Burki said an ongoing project for Logistics is putting in additional street lights; the installation will continue for the next few months. Wildfang discussed the public Internet. She explained, “We have very old technology supporting the public Internet.” She said the latest rendition of the Public Internet should be in place soon. See an article in a future Hourglass for more information. Attendee questions A Kwajalein high school teacher asked about merit pay increases and what he felt was discrimination within the company against employees with skills that were not in high demand. Both Pickler and Finn attempted to answer his questions, but said an off-line meeting was merited. Finn, in a later interview, responded to speci c statements the teacher made. “John [Pickler] and I spoke to him right after the town hall meeting and reviewed the document he cited in his question. It was a letter that Bob Bills, Dan Frazier and I provided to all teachers last year when teachers were moved into the merit pay system [the same system that applies to KRS employees in all other areas]. I can tell you that the


The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, April 15, 2006 5Vendor licensing issues and retail store facilities were concerns expressed by Kwajalein residents at the town hall meeting Wednesday night in the multi-purpose room. Other topics included remoting of jobs, annual leave, employee retention and safety. (File photos) store where the money goes into the Morale, Welfare and Recreation Fund. Finn added, “We understand commercial vendors bring variety that is well appreciated in the community. We’re kind of caught between these two competing requirements; we’re trying to nd a compromise that lets everyone live without the community RecFund suffering. If we didn’t have the RecFund we would be paying twice as much for each boat rental or golf course membership each year. It’s a pretty important part about what makes Kwajalein a special place. We’re trying to preserve that as well as allow the exibility for commercial vendors. We’ve been discussing it with John; we’re going to discuss it with USAKA.” An audience member challenged both Finn’s and Pickler’s responses saying “I could buy what you are saying if we could walk into TenTen and see a like product, but we can’t.” Another audience member expressed frustration over variety and prices. Pickler commiserated with the audience member, saying “I hear you. It’s a challenge to keep the store stocked with the right things.” He asked audience members to complete customer recommendation forms in retail outlets to assist store managers in understanding the needs of the customers. Commercial vendor licensing continued to be a hot topic with several audience members coming to the microphone to express their opinions. Pickler assured the audience that he was hearing their concerns and would investigate the issues. Moving away from retail questions, an audience member stated it seemed to him that the rat population had not decreased even though when he arrived approximately one year ago there was a ‘great purge underway on island to thin the rat population.” He added that there are still rats in housing, retail stores and work areas. Burki responded to his question and said rat populations go through cycles and they migrate. “You attack one area and they move to another,” she said. “We live on an island, barges arrive, planes arrive and rats arrive,” she said. She asked the community for assistance, “You can help by calling the service desk so we can capture the information, so we know the problem areas.” Another audience member asked if banding the trees would improve the situation. Burki said there were mixed opinions on whether or not banding was effective. Another concern had to do with the adult pool. An audience member said he had gone to the pool on Tuesday and that it was in “terrible shape, green and gross.” Simone Smead, Community Services manager, said part of the reason for that was because the pool is cleaned on Wednesdays and so it is always at its worst on Tuesdays. She said the adult pool needed new paint and some repair work for pitting, cracks and an aged foundation. Private use of the Kabua Room at the Yokwe Yuk Club was brought up. An audience member asked why private groups can’t use the Kabua Room for non-catered events. Steven Cummings, Food Services manager, responded saying the Yuk Club is a hospitality venue and food services is in the business of catering. Pickler added that KRS is charged with protecting the community in public health and safety issues. Pickler, in response to an audience question, said he was available to the community via e-mail, phone or if seen around the community. But he recommended KRS community members use the chain of command to express their concerns because he would use those subject matter experts to get his answers. He added that the employee hotline is an option to community members and that KRS has an Employee Concerns Program headed by Stacey Chados, the KRS ethics of cer. The hotline number is 55577 or 55327. Chados’ personal line is 50839. Pickler said he would hold more town hall meetings in the future, but did not identify when the next one would be.


Saturday, April 15, 2006 The Kwajalein Hourglass 6Dinner dance will feature musical variety byThe Paci c's Most Dangerous Band dinner by food services, ballroom dancing Let’s danceHourglass reportsThe 18th Annual Ballroom Dinner Dance is scheduled for 6 p.m., April 23 in the Davye Davis MultiPurpose Room on the high school campus. “This is an opportunity to dress up and enjoy an evening of great music, dancing and dinner,” Dick Shields, KHS band director said. The Kwajalein High School Stage Band, also known as The Central Paci c’s Most Dangerous Band will play jazz, swing and Latin tunes throughout the evening. Kwajalein Range Services Food Services will provide a four-course dinner featuring chicken breast with prosiutto, asiago cheese and sage. The seventeen-member stage band has been a part of the school music program for many years. “In the late 1980s, former Kwaj resident Nate Jackson was planning a small party for the dance class that he taught and heard the stage band rehearsing a couple of swing tunes for their next concert. He asked the band to share their music at his party. At the time, the band knew only four dance songs, but they were such a success, that the dancers had them continue repeating those same four songs,” Shields said. According to Shields, since then, the band has enlarged its repertoire. The group routinely learns thirty to forty songs each year, beginning rehearsals in August to prepare for the dance. Band alumni have gone on to play in university jazz groups and former band member Andrea Lindborg returns often to rehearse with the band and perform for the Kwajalein community. Current members often double on various instruments to cover the instrumentation needs of the many ensembles in which they perform. Shields is the group’s leader and a saxophone player. The student soloists study improvisation to give authentic interpretations to the jazz classics by such greats as Miles Davis, Charlie Parker, Glenn Miller and Count Basie. The band performs musical styles for swing, fox trot, cha cha, salsa, and even a couple of waltzes. In the past, even the idea of a dress-up event takes on a very local appearance, with dancers in tuxes and fancy dresses along side others in island formal, according to Shields.“Whether you want to dance the night away, or sit and enjoy the sounds of this accomplished student band, don’t miss the opportunity to attend the Ballroom Dinner Dance,” Shields said.Proceeds from the dance cover the meal and decorations, and according to Shields, “in most years, a little extra to help purchase new music for the following year’s dance.” Tickets are available from Cris Lindborg at 52935, or Dick and Cheryl Shields at 51684.


The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, April 15, 2006 7 Toxic danger Inhalants cause damage to brain, nervous system By Inge LeBlanc RN, CCRN Kwajalein HospitalAn average of 598,000 youth, 12-17, initiated inhalant use in a 12-month period, based on data from 2002-2004, according to a new report by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. This is 1.8 million new initiates to inhalants in three years. The data in the report was extracted from three years of the National Survey on Drug Use and Health. Thirty percent of those initiating inhalant use in that period were ages 12 or 13, while 39.2 percent were ages 14 or 15 and 30.8 percent were ages 16 or 17. The majority of these youth were white and from homes with incomes well above the poverty line. The report, Characteristics of Recent Adolescent Inhalant Initiates, indicates the most popular categories of inhalants for those who are recent initiates to the habit are glue, shoe polish or toluene (30.3 percent used); gasoline or lighter uid (24.9 percent used); nitrous oxide or “Whippets” (24.9 percent used); spray paints (23.4 percent used); correction uid, degreaser or cleaning uid (18.4 percent used); other aerosol sprays (18 percent used); amyl nitrite, “poppers”, locker room deodorizers or “rush” (14.7 percent used); and lacquer thinner or other paint solvents (11.7 percent used). Harvey Weiss, National Inhalant Prevention Coalition executive director, noted “The intentional misuse of common, everyday household products continues to rise for our youngest children. The unintended consequences of these choices can plague a child for years and, in some instances, be fatal, even at rst time experimentation. Now is the time to marshal our collective efforts to reduce and prevent inhalant experimentation and abuse – our children’s future may depend on it.” “The problem of inhalant abuse remains particularly serious among 8th-graders, who may be unaware of the damage inhalants can cause,” Nora D. Volkow, M.D., Director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse, National Institutes of Health said. “Inhalants can harm the brain, liver, heart, kidneys, and lungs, and abuse of any drug during adolescence may interfere with brain development and increase the risk of addiction.” Inhalant abusers risk an array of devastating medical consequences. Prolonged snif ng of the highly concentrated chemicals in solvents or aerosol sprays can induce irregular and rapid heart rhythms and lead to heart failure and death within minutes of a session of prolonged snif ng. This syndrome, known as “sudden snif ng death,” can result from a single session of inhalant use by an otherwise healthy young person. Sudden snif ng death is particularly associated with the abuse of butane, propane, and chemicals in aerosols. Inhalant abuse also can cause death by:• Asphyxiation from repeated inhalations, which lead to high concentrations of inhaled fumes displacing the available oxygen in the lungs; • Suffocation from blocking air from entering the lungs when inhaling fumes from a plastic bag placed over the head; • Convulsions or seizures caused by abnormal electrical discharges in the brain; • Coma the brain shuts down all but the most vital functions; • Choking from inhalation of vomit after inhalant use; or • Fatal injury from accidents, including motor vehicle fatalities, suffered while intoxicated. Animal and human research shows that most inhalants are extremely toxic. Perhaps the most signi cant toxic effect of chronic exposure to inhalants is widespread and long-lasting damage to the brain and other parts of the nervous system. The neurotoxic effects of prolonged inhalant abuse include neurological syndromes that re ect damage to parts of the brain involved in controlling cognition, movement, vision, and hearing. Cognitive abnormalities can range from mild impairment to severe dementia. Other effects can include dif culty coordinating movement, limb spasms, and loss of feeling, hearing, and vision. Inhalants also are highly toxic to other organs. Chronic exposure can produce signi cant damage to the heart, lungs, liver, and kidneys. Although some inhalant-induced damage to the nervous and other organ systems may be at least partially reversible when inhalant abuse is stopped, many syndromes caused by repeated or prolonged abuse are irreversible. National Inhalants Prevention Coalition information is available on the web at SAMHSA’s data is available at NIDA inhalants ndings are at


Saturday, April 15, 2006 The Kwajalein Hourglass 8Global War on Terror Honoring fallen heroes David and Rebecca Ladd are proud to announce their daughter, Rebekah, a 2005 Kwajalein high school graduate, has been named to the dean’s list at Lee University in Cleveland, Tenn. Making the gradeSaturday 7:30 p.m., Yuk — The Weatherman ( R) 7:30 p.m., Rich — King Kong ( PG-13) 7:30 p.m., Roi — The Chronicles of Narnia ( PG) Sunday 7:30 p.m., Yuk — Munich (R) 7:30 p.m., Rich — Walk the Line (P G-13) 9:30 p.m., Rich — Flightplan ( PG-13) 7:30 p.m., Roi — Glory Road ( PG) Monday 7:30 p.m., Yuk — The Weatherman ( R) 7:30 p.m., Rich — King Kong ( PG-13) Wednesday 7 p.m., ARC — Munich (R) All movies subject to change with shipments. For updates, call the movie hotline at 52700. The Weatherman a man struggles to get a grip on a life that’s spinning out of control in this emotional comedy drama. Dave Spritz (Nicolas Cage) is a television weatherman on a high-pro le Chicago news program. Professionally, he is doing just ne — he makes great money for a job that demands little effort, and he has a shot at an assignment with a network morning news and chat show. But his personal life leaves a lot to be desired — his father a respected author (Michael Caine), is in failing health, he’s divorced from his wife, Noreen (Hope Davis) and his relationship with his children is tenuous at best. Munich is a Steven Spielberg movie based on the 1972 Olympics in Munich, Germany, when eight masked Palestinian terrorists invaded the Olympic village, killing two Israeli athletes and abducting nine others. The kidnappers demanded safe passage out of Germany in addition to the release of Arab prisoners in Israeli and German prisons, but when they arrived at the Munich airport they were met by German police and military forces, and in the melee that followed, all nine hostages were killed. In the wake of the killings, the Israeli government gave Mossad, the nation’s intelligence agency, a special assignment — to track down and eliminate the Palestinians responsible for the death of the Israeli athletes. King Kong in the early 1930s, Carl Denham (Jack Black) is a daring lmmaker and adventurer plans a lm set on Skull Island. Needing a beautiful actress willing to take a risk, Denham nds Ann Darrow (Naomi Watts), a beautiful but down-on-her-luck vaudeville performer and offers her the role; she strikes up a romance with Jack Driscoll, a respected playwright hired by Denham to write the script for his latest epic. Skull Island is a sanctuary for prehistoric life, and lording it over the dinosaurs and other giant beasts is Kong, a twenty ve-foot-tall gorilla who can out ght any creature on Earth. Skull Island's natives kidnap Darrow, giving her to Kong as an offering to appease the giant beast. Eventually, Driscoll nds Darrow and Denham outwits Kong, intending to take the giant ape back to New York for display. But Kong has bonded with Darrow, and his attraction to her proves to be his undoing Movie ratings G = general audiences, all ages admitted PG = parental guidance suggested, some material may not be suitable for children. PG-13 = Parents strongly cautioned, some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. R = restricted, under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian. NC-17 = No one 17 and under admitted.The following 18 U.S. servicemembers have died in the Global War on Terrorism. Lance Cpl. Eric A. Palmisano 27, of Florence, Wis., died April 2, after the truck he was riding in rolled over in a ash ood near Al Asad, Iraq. The incident also resulted in the death of six other Marines and a Navy petty of cer. Palmisano was listed as Duty Status Whereabouts Unknown until his body was recovered Tuesday. He was assigned to 1st Transportation Support Battalion, 1st Marine Logistics Group, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif. Petty Of cer 3rd Class Marcques J. Nettles, 22, of Beaverton, Ore. is still listed as Duty Status Whereabouts Unknown as a result of the incident and search efforts continue. Pfc. Chase A. Edwards 19, of Lake Charles, La., died April 6 while conducting combat operations in Al Anbar province, Iraq. He was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C. Spc. Dustin J. Harris 21, of Bangor, Maine, died in Bayji, Iraq on April 6, when an improvised device detonated while he was conducting dismounted patrol operations. Harris was assigned to the 172nd Brigade Support Battalion, 172nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Wainwright, Alaska. Spc. Daniel L. Sesker 22, of Ogden, Iowa, died April 6 in Bayji, when an improvised explosive device detonated near his HMMWV during combat operations. Sesker was assigned to the Army National Guard’s Troop C, 1st Squadron, 113th Cavalry in LeMars, Iowa. Lance Cpl. Bryan N. Taylor 20, of Milford, Ohio, died April 6 after being shot by an Iraqi Army soldier on a coalition base near Al Qaim, Iraq. He was assigned to the 2nd Combat Engineer Battalion, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune. Cpl. Richard P. Waller 22, of Fort Worth, Texas, died April 7 from wounds received while conducting combat operations in Al Anbar province. He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton. Pvt. Jody W. Missildine 19, of Plant City, Fla., died April 8 in Tal Afar, Iraq, when an improvised explosive device detonated near his HMMWV during convoy operations. Missildine was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 37th Armored Regiment, 1st Brigade, 1st Armored Division, Friedberg, Germany. Spc. Shawn R. Creighton 21, of Windsor, N.C., died April 8 in Rawah, Iraq when an improvised explosive device detonated near his Stryker vehicle during patrol operations. Creighton was assigned to the 4th Squadron, 14th Cavalry Regiment, 172nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, Fort Wainwright, Alaska. Lance Cpl. Juana NavarroArellano 24, of Ceres, Calif., died April 8 from wounds received while supporting combat operations in Al Anbar province. She was assigned to 9th Engineer Support Battalion, 3rd Marine Logistics Group, III Marine Expeditionary Force, Okinawa, Japan. Sgt. 1st Class Gregory S. Rogers 42, of Cincinnati, Ohio, died Sunday in Ar Ramadi, Iraq when an improvised explosive device detonated near his HMMWV during convoy operations. Rodgers was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky. Pfc. Joseph I. Love 22, of North Pole, Alaska, died Sunday in Balad, Iraq, when an improvised explosive device detonated near his HMMWV during convoy operations. Love was assigned to the 94th Engineer Combat Battalion (Heavy), 8th Sustainment Command (Theater), Scho eld Barracks, Hawaii. Spc. James W. Gardner 22, of Glasgow, Ky., died in Monday Tal Afar, from a non-combat related cause. Gardner was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 101st Aviation Regiment, 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky. Two Soldiers died Sunday and Monday of injuries sustained in Ar Ramadi, Iraq, when an improvised explosive device detonated near their HMMWV during combat operations. The Soldiers were assigned to the Army’s 1st Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell. Killed were: Spc. David S. Collins 24, of Jasper Ga., died Sunday in Ar Ramadi and Sgt. 1st Class Randall L. Lamberson 36, of Spring eld, Mo., died in Balad Monday. Spc. Kenneth D. Hess 26, of Asheville, N.C., died Tuesday in Rawah as the result of a suicide bomber attack while Hess was conducting a dismounted patrol. Hess was assigned to the 4th Squadron, 14th Cavalry Regiment, 172nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, Fort Wainwright. Three Soldiers died Tuesday of injuries sustained in Taji, Iraq when an improvised explosive device detonated near their Bradley Fighting Vehicle and they subsequently came under small arms re during combat operations. All three Soldiers were assigned to the 7th Squadron, 10th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Hood, Texas. Cpl. Joseph A. Blanco, 25, of Bloomington, Calif.; Pfc. James F. Costello III, 27, of St. Louis, Mo. and Pfc. George R. Roehl J r., 21, of Manchester, N.H.


The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, April 15, 2006 9SundayAll programming is subject to change without notice. TimeChannel 9 Roller Channel 13 AFN Sports Channel 14 AFN News Channel 17 Roller/Prime Channel 20 AFN Spectrum Channel 23 AFN Movies Channel 26 AFN Family Channel 35 AFN Direct to SailorsmidnightMLB (cont.)Fox & FriendsThe Late ShowLate Night withMovie: (cont.)Wild ThornberrysLaw & Order12:30 a.m.San Diego Late Late Show Conan O’Brien Movie: <:35>Juniper Lee1 CNN Saturday AM with Craig Ferguson Tim McGraw: The Blues Brothers Xiaolin ShowdownHeadline News1:30 a.m.Atlanta Open HouseJudge Judy Re ected Drake and JoshKing of Queens2 a.m.SportsCenter Bulls & BearsStar Trek: VoyagerNCISZack & CodyTwo & a Half Men2:30 a.m.Cavuto on BusinessWhat I like About YouThat ‘70s Show3 a.m.Forbes on FOXThe Daily ShowJudging AmyMovie:Made!243:30 a.m.Cashin’ InThe Colber Report Whale Rider 4 a.m.Real Sports withCNN SaturdayBeyond the GloryFriendsFresh PrinceBaseball Tonight4:30 a.m.Bryant Gumbel King of Queens Movie: <:43>Home ImprovementOutside the Lines5 a.m.MLBWeek end Live RollerYour Reality Men of Honor Mister Rogers’SportsCenter5:30 a.m.Cleveland with Tony SnowChecked The Wiggles6 Wall Street JournalCaribbean WorkoutSesame StreetNHL6:30 a.m.Detroit RECONEvery Woman Playoffs7 a.m.Studio B WeekendExtreme HomesMovie:Funniest Animals7:30 a.m. Designed to Sell Broken Arrow Amazing Animals8 a.m.MLBPrimetimeLandscape SmartPostcards8:30 a.m.TexasWeekend HandymanMovie: <:52>Go, Diego, Go!ESPNews9 CNN LiveFix it Up The Patriot Code LyokoESPNews9:30 a.m.Oakland Saturday Before and AfterKim PossibleESPNews10 a.m.McLaughlin GroupBoy Meets GirlCamp LazloSportsCenter 10:30 a.m.Fox News Watch$40 A Day Ninja Turtles11 a.m.MLBOn The StoryTrading SpacesMovie: <:18>Teenage Robot11:30 a.m.Kansas City Alien Nation Justice LeagueTwo & a Half Mennoonat Week in ReviewTry My LifeTeen Kids NewsHour of Power12:30 p.m.Tampa Bay Headline News Time Warp TrioCelebration of...1 p.m.Black ForumNationalThe O.C.Movie: <:03>Trading SpacesTime of Grace1:30 p.m.Navy/Marine Corps Goegraphic Wild Things Naturally SadieThe Lambs Supper2 p.m.MLBCNN SaturdayAccess HollywoodThe Amazing RaceFunniest AnimalsGrand Ole Opry2:30 p.m.San Francisco Night Weekend Movie: <:45>Wild America Live3 Journal EditorialExtreme Makeover:Lost K-19: The Most ExtremeMotorweek3:30 p.m.LA Dodgers Beltway Boys Home Edition Widowmaker Ebert & Roeper4 p.m.Larry King LiveEnterpriseCelebrity Poker Hercules Monster Garage4:30 p.m. 5 p.m.SportsCenterHeartlandAmerican ChopperMovie: Disney’s DougFear Factor5:30 p.m.Point of No Return Ed, Edd, & Eddy6 p.m.CNN PresentsRoller Project RunwayHere Comes PeterRaymond6:30 p.m.Live Cottontail Raymond7 p.m.PGAAFNewsGeorge LopezNext Top Model Movie:Movie:Survivor: Panama7:30 p.m.Verizon Heritage Chris MatthewsBernie Mac Blade: TrinityNow You See It8 p.m.First Round Tim RussertBoston LegalThe BachelorStargate SG-18:30 p.m.Movie:9 p.m.The Line UpLaw & OrderMovie: <:08> Get a Clue Headline News9:30 p.m.10 Things I Hate ESPNews10 p.m.SportsCenterDatelineWindow on the Atoll SNL About You American Idol20/2010:30 p.m.King of Queens 11 p.m.NBACNN SundayTwo & a Half MenMovie:Cold Case11:30 p.m.Teams TBD Morning That ‘70s Show Laguna Beach Bevis & Butthead Do America


Saturday, April 15, 2006 The Kwajalein Hourglass 10MondayAll programming is subject to change without notice TimeChannel 9 Roller Channel 13 AFN Sports Channel 14 AFN News Channel 17 Roller/Prime Channel 20 AFN Spectrum Channel 23 AFN Movies Channel 26 AFN Family Channel 35 AFN Direct to SailorsmidnightNBASunday MorningNOVAPunkÂ’dMovie: (cont.)The SimpsonsNumb3rs12:30 a.m.Teams TBD Headline NewsMaking the BandMovie: <:33>The Simpsons1 a.m.CBS News Sunday Secrets ofNext Top Model The Lost World: Movie: Headline News1:30 a.m.ESPNews MorningWar Jurassic Park Now You See It Family Guy2 a.m.Sports Reporters J.A.G.The BachelorBlue Collar TV2:30 a.m.SportsCenterFace the Nation Movie:King of the Hill3 a.m.Fox News LiveMonkStrong Medicine Movie: Get a Clue Stargate SG-13:30 a.m.Weekend Blade: Trinity4 a.m.Nashville Star Laguna BeachDawsonÂ’s CreekSportsCenter4:30 a.m.Baseball Tonight 5 a.m.NBAOn the StoryMy Name is EarlWarehouseMovie: <:08>Mister RogersÂ’MLB5:30 a.m.Chicago Malcolm Warriors 10 Things I Hate The Wiggles Teams TBD6 CNN Presents:RollerHouse Hunters About You Sesame Street6:30 a.m.Miami Live Organization7 a.m.Studio B WeekendJoni:Movie:Davey & Goliath7:30 a.m.NBA Travel the Road The Robe Baby Looney Tunes8 a.m.Phoenix Meet the Press G-Rock Magic School Bus MLB8:30 Real VideosBook of Virtues Yankees9 a.m.LA Lakers CNN SundayHour of PowerLatin LifestylesMovie: <:29>House of Mouse at9:30 a.m.Celebration of...Urban Style Peggy Sue Got Animaniacs Twins10 a.m.SportCenterFox NewsTime of GraceGreat Adventure Married The Weekenders10:30 a.m.Sunday The Lambs SupperRoker on the RoadKids Next Door11 a.m.Baseball TonightCNN SundayGrand Ole OprySimplify Your LifeMovie: <:15>Drake & JoshAFL11:30 a.m.Live American Festivals Memphis Belle Funniest Animals CrushnoonMLBCNN Presents:MotorweekSuze OrmanNBA Access at12:30 p.m.San Francisco Live Ebert & Roeper Show I Dream of Jeannie Royals1 ABC This WeekMonster GarageThe Best ofMovie:Movie:1:30 p.m.LA Dodgers Good Eats The TenJames & the2 p.m.CNN Sunday NightFear FactorNOVA CommandmentsGiant Peach ESPNews2:30 p.m. Movie:Friends3 p.m.SportsCenterWar Stories withRaymondSecrets of The Prince of Access Hollywood3:30 p.m.Oliver North Raymond War Egypt Judge Judy4 p.m.Larry King LiveSurvivor: PanamaJ.A.G. DisneyÂ’s Doug Mad About You4:30 p.m.Baseball Tonight Hey Arnold!Mad About You5 p.m.60 MinutesStargate SG-1MonkMovie: SpongeBob Desperate5:30 p.m.SportsCenter The Big Chill Fairily Oddparents Housewives6 p.m.World News NowRollerNashville StarCrocodile HunterDesignerÂ’s Challange 6:30 p.m.Window on the Atoll Coast to Coast7 p.m.PGA20/20My Name is Earl Movie:AmericaÂ’s FunniestAlias7:30 p.m.Verizon Heritage Up to the MinuteMalcolm Gladiator Home Videos8 p.m.Second Round Cold CaseDesperateThree WishesWheel of Fortune8:30 p.m. Face the Nation Housewives Jeopardy9 p.m.This WeekNumb3rsGreyÂ’s AnatomyMovie: <:29>Headline News9:30 p.m. We Were Soldiers Fresh PrinceNavy/MCorps News10 p.m.SportsCenterDatelineRollerFriends Flight 29 Down 60 Minutes10:30 p.m.Family GuyKing of QueensInstant Star11 p.m.Today ShowBlue Collar TVC.S.I.: NY7th HeavenER11:30 p.m.Baseball TonightKing of the HillMovie: <:55>


The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, April 15, 2006 11TuesdayAll programming is subject to change without notice. TimeChannel 9 Roller Channel 13 AFN Sports Channel 14 AFN News Channel 17 Roller/Prime Channel 20 AFN Spectrum Channel 23 AFN Movies Channel 26 AFN Family Channel 35 AFN Direct to SailorsmidnightBaseball TonightToday ShowStargate SG-1MediumMovie: (cont.)Crocodile HunterCrossing Jordan12:30 a.m.Best Damn Sports Invasion of the 1 a.m.Show Period American Morning Designer’s ChallengeMy Name is Earl Body Snatchers America’s FunniestPaci c Report1:30 a.m.SportsCenter Coast to CoastMalcolm Home Videos Tonight Show2 a.m.CNN Live TodayAliasDesperate Movie: <:05>Three Wishes with Jay Leno2:30 a.m. Housewives Gladiator The Late Show3 a.m.ESPNewsMSNBC LiveC.S.I.Grey’s Anatomy w/ David Letterman3:30 a.m.Boston Marathon Fresh PrinceLate Late Show4 a.m.SeinfeldFriends Flight 29 Down with Craig Ferguson4:30 a.m.That ‘70s ShowKing of QueensMovie: <:34>Instant StarJudge Judy5 a.m.DatelineRollerCarol Duval Show We Were Soldiers Play with SesameStar Trek: Voyager5:30 a.m.Breathing SpaceBarney & Friends6 a.m.Fox News LiveTodayCaribbean WorkoutSesame StreetOprah Winfrey6:30 a.m.ESPNews The Right Fit7 a.m.The Hot ListStudio B withGood EatsInside the Actor’s. Bear in the Big BlueWWE Smackdown!7:30 a.m.SportsCenter Shepard Smith Unwrapped Russell Crowe Little Bill8 a.m.The Situation RoomRoller30 Minute MealsHollywood ShootoutBlue’s Clues8:30 a.m.The Hot ListPaula’s Home CookingE.T.Dora the Explorer9 a.m.Around the HornThe Big StoryBernie MacRaymond Movie:Rolie Polie OlieGood Morning9:30 a.m.PTI w/ John Gibson King of the HillRaymond Miracle on I-880 JoJo’s Circus America10 a.m.SportsCenterHeadline NewsRollerDawson’s CreekFranklin10:30 a.m.NBC Nightly News Movie: <:48>Reading Rainbow11 a.m.MLBABC World NewsE! News Live Air Force One JoJo’s CircusDead Zone11:30 a.m.Atlanta CBS Evening News Rolie Polie Olienoonat Countdown withAccess HollywoodBlind DateDora the ExplorerFriends12:30 p.m.NY Mets Keith Olbermann Judge JudyMy Wife & KidsBlue’s CluesRaymond1 p.m.Hannity & ColmesRollerLiving Single Movie:Little BillDr. Phil1:30 p.m.Mad About You National Velvet Bear in the Big Blue2 p.m.MLBLou Dobbs T onight Desperate Emeril LiveBarney & FriendsER2:30 p.m.Chicago Housewives Play with Sesame3 News Hour withRollerDesigner’s ChallangeMovie: <:18>Funniest VideosAccess Hollywood3:30 p.m.LA Dodgers Jim Lehrer Coast to Coast Mr. Nice Guy Growing PainsJudge Judy4 p.m.Special Report withAliasPokemonMad About You4:30 p.m.Brit Hume Yu-Gi-Oh!Mad About You5 p.m.SportsCenterYour World withWheel of FortuneC.S.I.Access HollywoodDisney’s DougBattlestar5:30 p.m.Neil Cavuto Jeopardy Weekend Ed, Edd, & Eddy Galactica6 p.m.World News NowWindow on the Atoll SeinfeldEntertainment TonightSpongeBobTBD6:30 p.m.RollerThat ‘70s Show Weekend Fairly Oddparents7 p.m.NBA60 MinutesThe Dead ZoneMovie:Lizzie McguireAlias7:30 p.m.Chicago Tavis Smiley Blade: Trinity Taina8 Business ReportERBattlestar GalacticaSmallvilleWheel of Fortune8:30 p.m.Orlando Nightline Jeopardy9 p.m.HardballCrossing Jordan24Movie: <:08>Boy Meets WorldHeadline News9:30 p.m.ESPNews with Chris Matthews 10 Things I Hate Boy Meets WorldPaci c Report10 p.m.SportsCenterO’Reilly FactorRollerFriends About You Fresh PrinceThe Simpsons10:30 p.m.Tonight Show King of QueensHome ImprovementFamily Guy11 p.m.NBA FastbreakToday Show W/ Jay Leno Bernie Mac Movie:7th HeavenSmallville11:30 p.m.ESPNewsThe Late ShowKing of the Hill The Specialist


Saturday, April 15, 2006 The Kwajalein Hourglass 12WednesdayAll programming is subject to change without notice TimeChannel 9 Roller Channel 13 AFN Sports Channel 14 AFN News Channel 17 Roller/Prime Channel 20 AFN Spectrum Channel 23 AFN Movies Channel 26 AFN Family Channel 35 AFN Direct to SailorsmidnightNBAToday ShowThe Late ShowLate Night withMovie: (Cont.) SpongeBobHouse12:30 a.m.Detroit Late Late Show w/ Conan O’Brien Movie: <:45>Fairly Oddparents1 American Morning Craig Ferguson The Dead Zone A Knight’s Tale Lizzie Mcguire Paci c Report1:30 a.m.Milwaukee Judge Judy Taina Tonight Show2 a.m.CNN Live TodayStar Trek: VoyagerBattlestar GalacticaSmallville w/ Jay Leno2:30 a.m.ESPNews The Late Show3 a.m.SportsCenterMSNBC LiveRoller24Movie:Boy Meets World w/ David Letterman3:30 a.m. Blade: Trinity Boy Meets WorldLate Late Show4 a.m.NBA FastbreakFriendsFresh Prince with Craig Ferguson4:30 a.m.Outside the Lines King of QueensHome ImprovementJudge Judy5 a.m.NBA AccessCarol Duval ShowMovie: <:08>Play with SesameStar Trek: Voyager5:30 a.m.ESPNewsBreathing Space 10 Things I Hate Barney & Friends6 a.m.Real Sports withFox News LiveToday ShowCaribbean Workout About You Sesame StreetThe Daily Show6:30 a.m.Bryant Gumbel The Right FitColbert Report7 a.m.SportsCenterStudio B withGood EatsAccess HollywoodBear in the Big BlueDr. Phil7:30 a.m.Shepard Smith Unwrapped Weekend Little Bill8 a.m.The Hot ListThe Situation RoomRoller30 Minute Meals E.T. WeekendBlue’s CluesESPNews8:30 a.m.The Hot ListSweet Dreams Dora the ExplorerHeadline News 9 a.m.Around the HornThe Big StoryRaymondMovie: Rolie Polie OlieGood Morning9:30 a.m.PTI w/ John Gibson Raymond The Dead Will Tell JoJo’s Circus America10 a.m.SportsCenterHeadline NewsDr. Phil ShowDawson’s CreekFranklin10:30 a.m.NBC Nightly NewsMovie: <:45>Reading Rainbow11 a.m.MLBABC World NewsE.R.E! News Live Finding Forrester JoJo’s CircusGhost Whisperer11:30 a.m.Teams TBD CBS Evening News Rolie Polie OlienoonCountdown withRollerBlind Date Dora the ExplorerLost12:30 p.m.Keith Olbermann Judge JudyMy Wife & Kids Blue’s Clues1 p.m.Hannity & ColmesRollerLiving SingleMovie: Little BillThe Apprentice1:30 p.m.Mad About You Dangerous Bear in the Big Blue2 p.m.MLBLou Dobbs TonightBattlestarEmeril Live Liasons Barney & FriendsFriends2:30 p.m.Teams TBD Galactica Play with SesameKing of Queens3 p.m.News Hour withTBDThe Shopping BagsMovie: <:15>Funniest VideosWWE Raw!3:30 p.m.Jim Lehrer Ambush Makeover White Men Growing Pains4 p.m.Special Report withRollerAlias Can’t Jump Pokemon4:30 p.m.Brit Hume Yu-Gi-Oh!5 p.m.SportsCenterYour World withWheel of FortuneC.S.I.The EntertainersDisney’s Doug245:30 p.m.Neil Cavuto Jeopardy Ed, Edd, & Eddy6 p.m.World News NowRollerSeinfeldBehind the ScenesSpongeBobTBD6:30 p.m.That ‘70s ShowE.T.Fairly Oddparents7 p.m.NHLThe SimpsonsGhost WhispererMovie:The Proud FamilyAlias7:30 p.m.Teams TBD Tavis SmileyFamily Guy Antwone FisherThe Amanda Show8 p.m.Business ReportSmallvilleLostEverwoodWheel of Fortune8:30 p.m.Nightline Jeopardy9 p.m.Hardball with HouseThe ApprenticeMovie: <:15>Sister, SisterHeadline News 9:30 p.m.Post Game Show Chris Matthews Zoolander Sister, SisterNavy/Mcorps News10 p.m.SportsCenterO’Reilly FactorRollerFriendsFresh PrinceExtreme Makeover:10:30 p.m.Tonight Show withKing of Queens Home Improvement Home Edition11 p.m.NBA FastbreakToday Show Jay Leno The Daily ShowMovie: 7th Heaven11:30 p.m.ESPNewsLate ShowThe Colbert Report Fire Birds


The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, April 15, 2006 13 Caf PacificSundayEaster brunch Round of beef Rack of lamb Peking duck Monday Beeftips in Burgundy Sliced turkey Three-cheese quiche Grill: Brunch station openLunchTuesday Cajun spare ribs Beaded clam strips Tex-Mex stir-fry Grill: Cheese sandwichWednesday Spaghetti/meatballs Tortellini Alfredo Eggplant Parmesan Grill: Italian burgerThursday Broiled pork chops Local boy stew Steamed ono Grill: Ranchero burgerFriday Roast beef Sicillian pan pizza Chicken sukiyaki Grill: Sloppy JoesApril 22 Meatloaf Spicy Buffalo wings Macaroni/cheeseGrill: BLTDinnerTonightBarbecued chicken Swedish meatballs Itlaian pizza Mixed creole beansSundayBraised short ribs Chicken stew Baked red snaper Boiled potatoesMondaySalisbury steak Spicy chicken curry Oriental veggie stir-fry Garlic mashed potatoesTuesdayBarbecued pork butt Beef pot pie Parmesan breaded cod Chicken peapod stir-fryWednesdayBreaded shrimp Chicken cordon bleu Three-cheese pasta Pork chow meinThursdayStir-fry to order Pork loin Szechuan chicken Baked tofuFridayRoasted chicken Parker ranch stew Vegetable stir-fry Red potatoes HELP WANTED Kwajalein Range Services has the following job openings. For contract hire positions, call Marie Dixon, 51300. For all others, call Jack Riordan, 55154. Full job descriptions and requirements are online or at Human Resources, Building 700. NEED EXTRA money? KRS employment applications are continually accepted for the Community Activities and Food Services departments for casual and part-time positions. If you are interested in being a scorekeeper, sports of cial, recreation aide, recreation specialist, library aide, lifeguard, disc jockey, pizza delivery driver or catering/dining room worker, please submit your application to the HR department for consideration as positions become available. For more information, call the KRS HR Of ce at 54916. ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT II, Legal and Insurance Department. Part-time position, 20-hours per week. HR Req. #K031140. ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT II, full-time position for Child Development Center. HR Req. K031098. AUTO BODY TECHNICIAN, Automotive. Full time. HR Req. K031086. BINGO CALLER, Yokwe Yuk Club. CARPENTER I, Roi Operations. HR Req. K030920. Enniburr residents should apply to Floyd Corder, Roi Operations. DRIVER I, Roi Automotive. Two full time positions. HR Req. K031096 and K031128. Enniburr residents apply to Robert Stere. ELECTRONIC TECHNICIAN I, casual position for Macy’s. HR Req. K031105. LIBRARY AIDE, Community Activities Casual. HR Req. #K031031. MECHANIC I, Kwajalein Automotive. Two full-time positions. HR Req. K030332 and K030641. MECHANIC II, Automotive Services. Full time. HR Req. #K031139. MECHANIC II, Kwaj Power Plant. Full time. HR Req. #K031124. MEDICAL BILLING SPECIALIST, Kwajalein Hospital. Casual. HR Req. K030982. PAINTER II, Roi Operations. Full time. HR Req. K030761. Enniburr applicants should apply to Floyd Corder, Roi Operations. PIPEFITTER/PLUMBER II, Utilities Department. Full time. HR Req. #K031142. PROPERTY SPECIALIST I, casual, on Island position. HR Req. K031091. REGISTERED NURSE, Kwajalein Hospital. Casual. HR Req. K030935. KRS CONTRACT POSITIONS APPLICATIONS SYSTEM ANALYST/PROGRAMMER I. HR Req. 031323. APPLICATIONS SYSTEM ANALYST/PROGRAMMER III. HR Req. 031321. APPLICATIONS SYSTEM ANALYST/SENIOR PROGRAMMER. HR Req. 031319. CDC/SCHOOL AGE Services Director, HR Req. 031335. CHILD/YOUTH services director, HR Req. 031297. COMMUNICATION TECHNICIAN III. HR Req. 031029. DATABASE ADMINISTRATOR III. HR Req 031393. DISPATCHER II, aircaft. HR Req. 030988. ELECTRONIC DOCUMENT MGMT SYSTEM LEAD – KARDS; Sr. Document Controller. HR Req. 031271. ELECTRICIAN III/MARINE ELECTRICIAN. HR Req. 030924. ELECTRICIAN III. HR Req. 030854. ELECTRONIC TECHNICIAN II, HR Req. 030817. ELECTRONIC TECHNICIAN II – Telemetry, HR Req. 031005. ELECTRONIC TECHNICIAN III – ALTAIR, HR Req. 030669 (Roi-Namur). ELECTRONIC TECH II Telemetry. Two positions. HR Req. 031381 and 031389. ELECTRONIC TECH III. Telemetry. Three positions. HR Req. 031383, 031385 and 031387. ELECTRONIC TECH III, HR Req. 031385 and 031383. FIELD ENGINEER II, HR Req. 031373. FIELD ENGINEER I, two positions, HR Req. 031189. FIELD ENGINEER II, two positions, HR Req. 031315 and 031149. FIELD ENGINEER II. HR Req. 031157. FIELD ENGINEER II, Roi-Namur. HR Req. 030741. FIELD ENGINEER II. RF Safety, HR Req. 031147. FIELD ENGINEER II. TRADEX, HR Req. 031245 (Roi-Namur). HARDWARE ENGINEER II, Roi-Namur. HR Req. 031179. HELP DESK TECHNICIAN II HR Req. 031371. INSTRUCTOR, HR Req. 031375. INVENTORY CONTROL SPECIALIST I. HR Req. 030880. MAINTENANCE SPECIALIST. HR Req. 030871. MANAGEMENT AND STANDARDIZATION ANALYST I. HR Req. 030882. MECHANIC III – CDC, HR Req. 030590. MECHANIC IV. HR Req 030966. NETWORK ENGINEER I. Information Technology, HR Req. 031289. NETWORK ENGINEER II–MO. HR Req. 031227. PROGRAMMER. HR Req. 031067. REGISTERED NURSE, HR Req. 030919. REPORTER, The Kwajalein Hourglass HR Req. 031311. RF SAFETY SPECIALIST/FIELD ENGINEER II. HR Req. 031147. SECURITY SPECIALIST. HR Req 031397 SOFTWARE ENGINEER II. CONUS-Lexington. HR Req. 031175. SUPERVISOR, Bakery. HR Req. 031287. SUPERVISOR Human Resources – CDC, HR Req. 030904. SUPERVISOR, Imaging. HR Req. 031277. SUPERVISOR WAREHOUSING, HR Req 030958. TELEPHONE TECHNICIAN III. HR Req. 030965. TRAFFIC AGENT. HR Req 030984 WAREHOUSE PROJECT SPECIALIST – CDC, HR Req. 030896. WAREHOUSEMAN II/SHIPPING AND RECEIVING CLERK. CONUS-Richmond. HR Req. 030843. AIRSCAN PACIFIC CONTRACT COMPLIANCE COORDINATOR. Required: bachelor’s degree, preferably in aviation related eld; strong organization and communication skills; pro ciency with Word, Excel, Access and Outlook. Preferred: Experience with SeeSOR, CDRLs, key control, property tracking and travel. Inquire at 54547 or send KRS application with coordinator written at top to AirScan, Building 902, or to sikesb Inquiries/applications will be accepted until April 29. PAYROLL COORDINATOR. Required: Minimum one year experience in payroll or accounting; strong organization and communication skills; pro ciency with Word, Excel, and Outlook. Responsible for all aspects of payroll/timekeeping including, but not limited to, entry, auditing, training, preparation of allotment checks, and tax payments. Prefer Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in business. Experience with property control and travel. Inquire at 52099 or send KRS application with Payroll Coordinator written at top to AirScan, Bldg 902, or to il Inquiries/applications will be accepted until Tuesday at close of business. WANTEDHOUSE-SITTING for graduate student, June 27-July 12. Call Cris, 52935. EMPTY BLUE wine bottles. Call Sandy, 54152. LOSTSMALL HARROD’S green handbag. Call 55137 or 52110. No questions asked. FOUNDMALE NEUTERED older cat, Monday, in housing area. call the Vet Clinic 52017.


Saturday, April 15, 2006 The Kwajalein Hourglass 14 4 p.m., Sunday, at Richardson Theater. Children through Grade 6 are welcome. Bring your Easter basket to collect eggs and prizes. Questions? Call Community Activities, 53331. SET OF KEYS at tennis courts during the MIC Cup. Call 58889. LADIES’ BRACELET at the tennis courts; two knee/ elbow pads found at Building 901; used for skating or boarding. Call 58889. PATIO SALESMONDAY, 7-11 a.m., Quarters 484-A. No early birds FOR SALETROLLING ROD and reel, 6-foot, 6-inches, with all roller guides, Penn Senator 12/0 reel with 130-pound line, $250. Call 50010 and leave a message. MAPLE dresser and matching bookcase, excellent condition, $350 for both and assorted set of Corelle dishes, $20 for all. Call Cindy, 52211. 55-GALLON AQUARIUM in wood cabinet, with bio wheel and magnum lters, $150; two boy’s 16-inch bikes, $10 each; 19-foot Cape Dory sailboat, Siren in the water and ready to sail, $2,000. Call Greg, 51362, work or 50165, home or e-mail COFFEE TABLE SET: Solid oak glass-top coffee table, two side tables, two lamps, $100; Sauder corner entertainment center, $200; small coffee table set: one coffee table, two side tables, $50; electric wok, $10; yogurt maker, $20. Call Teresa, 52864. TAMA SEVEN-piece drum set, new, silent kit, sticks and covers, $300; two DVD players, $50 each; Gamecube with two memory cards, controller and seven games, $150; Nintendo 64 with ve controllers and 25 games, $100. Call 54591. BOAT 1026, 31-foot berglass hull, twin Chevy 350 engines, ying bridge, bathroom, three gas tanks, 55-gallon fresh water tank, fresh and salt water wash downs, outrigger, mooring with 1-inch stainless steel chain and 1-inch lines, two boathouses, $35,000. Email or call 54175, home or 53780, work. CHAINSAW, almost new, Remington Electric with cord, $45. Call 58954. BAMBOO GARDEN trellis, $10; Rubbermaid storage unit 12-inches by 30-inches by 27-inches, $25; golf caddy, $20; white indoor/outdoor teacart, $10 and white plastic reclining lounger, $15. Call 51376. GEVALIA KAFFE 10-cup coffee maker, Connaisseur, $20; Yoga Zone DVD’s beginner and intermediate –(1) Strengthen and Tone (2) Yoga conditioning for weight loss (3) Stretching for Flexibility $10 each or all three for $25; L’Oreal blonde hair color paid $11, will sell for $5. Call Sue, 53593. BOAT HOUSE 36. 16-foot by 16-foot, with 10-foot ceiling, 2 by 6 construction, all treated lumber. Can be moved. 8-foot berglass dingy included, no engine, $55,000 or best offer. Call Curtis, 54693, home or 57014, work. After Wednesday, call Trudy Butler at home. FITBALL 75 cm, brand new with exercise poster, extra plug, and bike pump converter, $20; Sea and Sea underwater camera, 32mm, comes with extra lube and o-ring, instructional manual and tape, and case, $50. Call 51960. COLUMBIA 26-foot sailboat, fiberglass hull, with 5-horsepower Nissan outboard, cradle, mooring, boathouse and all contents and equipment for $13,000. Call 55006 and leave a message SEARS DISHWASHER, $95; Panasonic microwave, $50; bread machine, $20; Toastmaster toaster oven, $30; Hoover vacuum, $95; wooden step stool, $10; two lamps, $2 each; giant men’s mountain bike, $100; computer desk, $30 and homemade cabinet, $35. Call 58954. FOUR HEAVY solid wood dining chairs, $250; rattan laundry hamper, 27-inches tall, with cloth liner, $35; white washed wood end table, $30; 4-foot by 6-foot indoor/outdoor rug, $45; black vinyl glider rocker chair with ottoman, $100; 9-foot by 12-foot hand-carved wool Chinese aubusson-style rug, $200. Call 51175. COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES KARAOKE NIGHT, 8-11 p.m., Sunday, at the Yuk club. Come and join John Tompkins as he plays the songs you want to sing. Drink specials during this event. KAIVAN (AJ) THOMPKINS will be baptized following the 6:30 a.m. Protestant Easter Sunrise Service, Sunday, at Emon Beach. Celebrate the baptism at 8 a.m., Sunday, at Dome 173. CHAMPIONSHIP SWIM meet will start at 9 p.m., Monday. Warm ups begin as follows: 13 and older at 8 p.m.; 9-12 year olds at 8:15 p.m.; 8 and under at 8: 25 p.m. WE WILL be painting on the Memorial Wall at 3 p.m., Monday. We are not looking for Rembrandt, just people who have big hearts and steady hands. If you have some free time, please come and help. The members of the American Legion will be hosting the painters to


The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, April 15, 2006 15 High school juniors, seniors and college students. Are you looking for a summer job? Kwajalein Range Services has a variety of summer openings for administrative/clerical work, computer technician assistants, travel of ce clerk and positions working with children. For more information, come to Human Resources in Building 700, or call 54916.Summer jobs that is!hamburgers and hot dogs after.TEEN CENTER ACTIVITIES: 4-6 p.m., Monday, Family open recreation; 6-8 p.m., Monday, Music night; 3:30 p.m., Tuesday, book club; 3:30 p.m., Wednesday, co-ed ag football; 7-10 p.m., April 29, open mike night. Questions? Call the Teen Center. CELEBRATE YOUR childÂ’s reading success at the next George Seitz Elementary School monthly assembly, at 2:45 p.m., Tuesday, in the multi-purpose room. THE MONTHLY School Board Council meeting will be at 7 p.m., Wednesday, in the elementary music room. The public is invited. THE TEXAS AGGIE muster will be at 6 p.m., Friday, at Quarters 224-A. RSVP to Keith Peacock, 52614 or e-mail MOBILE KITCHEN PRESENTS: Sunset Bistro, 7 p.m., April 22, at Emon Beach. Ham and asparagus roulades with herb sauce; dinner salad and dinner rolls; New York strip steak; baked potato with toppings; vegetable; wine; coffee tortoni and kahlua with chocolate ganache. Make reservations at Three Palms. GEORGE SEITZ Elementary School students will present the third annual Talent Show at 6:30 p.m., April 22, in the multi-purpose room. Enjoy an evening of fun and talent. POTLUCK PCS party for Keith and Faith Fullerton will be at 7 p.m., on April 23, at the Paci c Club. Please bring a dish to share. Drinks and paper products will be provided. Questions? Call Emily, 53627 or Carolyn, 52564. KWAJALEINÂ’S EARTH DAY celebration will be held 10 a.m.-2 p.m., April 24, at Emon Beach. All are welcome to participate in the island cleanup and underwater cleanup, recycled art contest, archaeological dig, Jeopardy, coconut husking, Marshallese handicrafts, computer station. Captain Conservo, games, prizes and more. ROBOTICS. Come learn about robotics and build your own, 5-6 p.m., at the Teen Center, every Monday and Friday in April. Robotics challenge will be April 24.THE MIC SHOP is holding a spring cleaning sale, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., April 24. Overstocked and Kwajcondition items. The shop will be closed during this sale.MANDATORY ISLAND orientation begins at 1 pm, April 26, in Community Activities Center Room 6. It is required for all new island arrivals. The island orientation is not recommended for dependent children under 10. Questions, call KRS ESH at 5f1134. THE RUSTMAN IS coming. Registration forms must be received by 8 p.m., April 27. No forms will be taken on race day. Submit forms to Quarters 123-C. A pouch will be on the front door for forms. Do not mail. THE GEORGE SEITZ carnival/luau is scheduled for May 22 at Emon Beach. We are in need of volunteers. Call Cindy, 51128, or Cathy, 52427. ELECTRONIC TAX FILING is now available through Kwajalein volunteer income tax assistants. For assistance, contact Shawn Elander, 54788, home, 53243, work or 50616, pager; Annette Barnhill, 51508, work or 51393, home; Alison Bush, 52425, work or 53778, home; Jenifer Kelso, 52312, home. GOVERNMENT FURNISHINGS are assigned to the occupant upon arrival. Residents are responsible for the care and security of this property. If items are placed outside or unattended, the occupant will be charged for losses or damage. Residents are not authorized to trade or remove government property from any BQ room, trailer or house. Please contact the Furniture Warehouse, 53434, to arrange for delivery or return of furnishings from your quarters. THE COMMUNITY BANK branch ATM is out of service. Use the ATMs at Ten-Ten Store, Kwaj Lodge lobby, or Roi-Namur air terminal.


Saturday, April 15, 2006 The Kwajalein Hourglass 16 RTS WeatherTonight: Partly cloudy with scattered showers. Winds: NE at 10-15 knots. Sunday: Mostly sunny with isolated showers. Winds: NE-ENE at 10-15 knots. Monday: Partly cloudy with isolated showers. Winds: NE-E at 10-16 knots. Tuesday: Variably sunny with widely scattered showers. Winds: NE-E at 12-18 knots. Annual rain total: 12.14 inches Annual deviation: -4.09 inchesCall 54700 for updated forecasts or Sun Moon Tides Sunrise/set Moonrise/set High tide Low tideSunday 6:40 a.m./6:59 p.m. 9:03 p.m./8:07 a.m. 5:24 a.m., 4.6’ 11:41 a.m., 0.5’ 5:38 p.m., 3.7’ 11:34 p.m., 0.4’ Monday 6:39 a.m./6:59 p.m. 9:59 p.m./ 8:55 a.m. 5:52 a.m., 4.4’ 12:13 p.m., 0.3’ 6:08 p.m., 3.4’ Tuesday 6:39 a.m./6:59 p.m. 10:57 p.m. /9:48 a.m.. 6:23 a.m, 4.2’ 12:01 a.m., 0.1’ 6:41 p.m., 3.0’ 12:49 p.m., 0.0’Wednesday 6:38 a.m./6:59 p.m. 11:56 p.m./10:46 a.m.. 7:01 a.m., 3.9’ 12:30 a.m., 0.2’ 7:23 p.m., 2.5’ 1:36 p.m., 0.4’SPORTS, from Page 2 in the states. Where is the fun? We are not professional, minor league or collegiate athletes. We don’t get paid big bucks or big scholarships to play these sports, yet the environment surrounding our sports is extremely intense and sometimes the playing eld gets violent. We have a ‘no contact’ rule on this island, but it seems in every recreational sports league, we have managed to nd a dirty way to get around it. Are we not grown adults here? Are we not participating in these sports as a form of recreation? Are we not doing this for fun? If you want to see what should take place in a recreational sports league – watch the two high school teams play against each other in water polo, watch the Criminals/Miss Demeanors Co-Ed Softball game at the end of the season, watch Cardale Tademy coach the Spartans II basketball team or watch Sue Boughen coach the Kwajalein Swim Team’s youngest kids. Now that’s fun. — Mandie Morris, Pools and Beaches coordinator Basketball schedule Tuesday 5:15 p.m..............................................................Jabro vs. Spartants III 6 p.m..................................Queen of Peace II vs. MI High School (M) 7 p.m.........................................................Deranged vs. Brick Daddies 8 p.m........................................................................Spartans I vs. FISHWednesday 5:15 p.m...................................Spartans II (W) vs. MI HIgh School (W) 6 p.m.......................................Ageless Wonders vs. Queen of Peace I 7 p.m....................................................................Spartans II vs. Lik-lar 8 p.m.....................................................................The Beers vs. MoseyThursday 5:15 p.m................................................................Calvary vs. Vikings II 6 p.m....................................................SDAttack vs. Queen of Peace II 7 p.m.............................................................Jab Lik vs. Fundamentals 8 p.m........................................................Spartans I vs. Brick DaddiesFriday 5:15 p.m........................................................Island Magic vs. Spartan I 6 p.m........................................................................Lik-lar vs. Vikings I 7 p.m..................................................Queen of Peace I vs. Spartans II Sports schedule, standings8 p.m.............................................................Kein Rubrub vs. Ageless WondersApril 22 6 p.m................................................................................Fundamentals vs. FISH 7 p.m...................................................................................Jab Lik vs. Deranged Basketball standings Men's A division Brick Daddies....................................5 1 0 Fundamentals...................................4 1 0 FISH....................................................3 3 0 Jab Lik................................................2 3 0 Spartans I .........................................2 3 0 Deranged...........................................0 5 0 Men's B division Vikings I.............................................3 1 0 Mosey.................................................3 1 0 Queen of Peace I...............................3 1 0 The Beers...........................................2 1 0 Kein Rubrub......................................2 2 0 Spartans II.........................................1 3 0 Lik Lar................................................0 2 0 Ageless Wonders..............................0 3 0 Men's C division SDAttack............................................4 0 0 Jabro..................................................2 2 0 Vikings II............................................2 1 0 Calvary...............................................2 2 0 Queen of Peace II..............................1 1 0 Spartans III........................................1 2 0 MI High School..................................0 3 0 Women's division Spartans I..........................................2 1 0 Island Magic......................................2 0 0 Spartans II ........................................1 1 0 MI High School................................. 0 3 0 Be sure all classi ed of ces and documents are secure. 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