The Kwajalein hourglass

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Saturday, Sept. 16, 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, T h e K w a j a l e i n H o u r g l a s s The Kwajalein Hourglass or endorsed by, the U.S. Government, Department 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: 2,000E-mail: Of cer......Col. Stevenson Reed Public Affairs Of cer......................Sandy Miller Editor......................................Nell Drumheller Graphics Designer..........................Dan Adler Reporter............................................J.J. Klein Distribution...................................C.J. Kemen COMMENTARY L e t t e r t o t h e e d i t o r Letter to the editor See LETTER, Page 16 See RELIEF, Page 16 The Cub Scouts almost died on Kwajalein. It would have been the rst time in over 40 years such a lapse would have occurred. More and more families are leaving as insane insurance rates, a double-digit rise in the cost of participating in activities and a skyrocketing cost of living on Kwajalein make it harder to justify staying. Our host nation friends should also pay close attention to this trend as the effects will most certainly be felt in many areas that are positively in uenced by our presence. Activities such as the Micronesian Shop; Bargain Bazaar; Carlos, Ennibur, Ebadon and Majetto gift drops; the Parent/Teacher Organization for Ebeye students; Yokwe Yuk Women’s Club and numerous other areas where volunteerism bene ts so many would be adversely impacted. I don’t know if I subscribe to the rumor that this is part of a planned process designed to reduce our ‘footprint’ on Kwajalein, so that only people who are willing to accept whatever conditions they are subjected to, will remain. But I do know that whatever the reasons may be, our homes, workplaces and community are literally crumbling around us. At least, we are getting a new U.S. Army Kwajalein Atoll headquarters. At a time when overreaction, punishment, or at best, tolerance, seem to be the most common acknowledgements of worker’s efforts, I would like to recognize and applaud some people for their sel ess contributions to our community: Father John Sheehan, Roman Catholic priest, who took over our chartered organization when Kwajalein Range Services would not support us; Mike Lundberg, committee chair; Miguel Busquets, cub master; Wendi Gray, treasurer; Sue Thomas, secretary; Mary Kulig, events chair, Jane Sholar, awards and Dayna Wiley, Jay McMaster and Joel Madore, den leaders. How my big worry turned into big reliefI usually work on Sundays and this was another Sunday that I was off to work, but I wasn’t going to church, I was going to school; not my school, Katie’s school. I was dreading this day, but not for the reasons you might suspect. Sunday, Aug. 13, was the day my youngest moved into her dorm room. Now you could guess that her dad would be a bit emotional over this momentous occasion. I can tell you I was a bit touched that she played a song on the piano that morning that she and her sister have put together over the years. It’s a song I won’t hear until one of them comes home again and is inclined to play a familiar family tune. I was not so anxious about parting with Katie, but I was a bit concerned about parting with Katie’s stuff. Let me explain. In the week leading up to that day in August, our family jostled with similar parents in every Wal-Mart, Target, Bed, Bath and Beyond, and several other stores on the Space Coast of Florida. It was fascinating how often we would see the same people in the same aisles in different stores. Over those brief days we bought more supplies than Kathy Ann and I bought when we moved into our rst apartment. These stores were good. At the entrance everyone had a list of the essential items every college freshman needed to possess. We blew past essential and went deep into Volunteerism keeping island activities alive as more families decide to leave Kwajalein


The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, Sept. 16, 2006 3 Small Boat Marina personnel perform a BBoat checkout run in SAR pass. (Photo by J J Klein) Lurking danger SAR pass conditions can lead to serious accidentsBy J.J. KleinReporterDangerous swells make navigating the Search and Rescue pass dif cult, highlighting the need for boat operators to be aware of conditions when transiting the SAR pass. Complications in traversing the man-made SAR pass have resulted in three boating accidents, causing serious damage to two of the boats and necessitating a rescue in one incident.The extremely narrow and shallow SAR pass was created by blasting through the reef to create a short passageway from Kwajalein to the ocean. Boat operators should be alert to the moment-by-moment uctuating sea conditions in this area. Waves seemingly appear from nowhere, and the current in the pass is exceptionally strong.“During the summer months, when we get south swells, waves can break in the pass,” said Paul McGrew, Small Boat Marina supervisor. “During the windy season, the pass can have confused water making it very bumpy and uncomfortable to navigate through.” Confused water result from the collision of currents from different directions creating very steep, choppy waves and hazardous conditions.Swells in the pass are capable of stalling and killing engines, “leading to a total loss of power, leaving the boat at the mercy of the water,” according to McGrew, or worse, completely overturning a boat and tossing the crew into the water.In the most recent accident, “the boat was ‘pooped’, a sailor’s term for a wave coming over the stern of the boat and ooded within seconds,” said McGrew. The smallest misjudgment when transiting can lead to a serious accident. The Small Boat Marina staff cautions boat operators to time their SAR pass entry/exit with the conditions of the waves. They insist boat captains keep to the center of the lane by maintaining an observant eye on the buoys lining the pass. “If it is too rough, they need to be able to make the captain’s call and state that it is too dangerous,” said McGrew, “and go through South Pass as another option.” “Operators need to know when to accelerate and to slow down to avoid the waves crashing onto the boat. It is not a place to be speeding through just to get through, and is not a place to be going at a snail’s pace,” said McGrew. “Boat operators need to be vigilant of the dangerous conditions that can suddenly change while boating through the pass.”


T 4 T h e t e e n The teen y e a r s years Students at Kwajalein Junior/ Senior High School change classrooms at the bell. (Photos by J.J. Klein) By J.J. KleinReporterPart twoBy the time children reach their teenage years, you know without a doubt the parenting manual you never received in the hospital delivery ward would have been completely useless anyway. Parenting a teenager is often bewildering and frustrating. There is no roadmap for parenting a teen. The Hourglass interviewed families who live on Kwajalein and have already raised a family or are trying to sort through that process. The names of these families have been changed to protect their privacy. Three factors, existing simultaneously, contribute to the uniqueness of raising a teen on Kwajalein. Start with a three-mile island and a population under 2,000. A teen literally runs out of room to roam. Add to this the freedom most children are granted K w a j Kwaj p p p p p p a p p p a p p p p p a p p p a p a p p p p p r r r r r r r r e e r r e r r e e r r r r r r r r r r r e r r r e e e r r e r r a a e e e e e e e e n n n e e e e e n n e e e e e n e e e n n n e e e e e e n n e e e e e n n e e e e e n n e e e n n n t t n n t n n n n n t t n n n t t n n n n n n t t t t t i t t t t i t t t i t t i t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t t i t t i t t t t t t i t t t t i t t t i t t i i t t t t t t t t t t i i i i n i n i i n i n i i i i i i i i i n i i i i i i i n n n n n n g g n n n n n n n g n n g g n n n n n n g g n n n n g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g g K w a j a l e i n Â’ s t e e n a g e r s KwajaleinÂ’s teenagers f e e l p r e s s u r e s o f l i v i n g feel pressures of living i n a s h b o w l e x i s t e n c e in a shbowl existence


The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, Sept. 16, 2006 5 See PARENTING, Page 6 gp newspaper as a journalist.say if this is ‘just kids being kids,’ an eschewed public perception, or reality. “Serious trouble considerations are underage drinking, unlawful entry into quarters, theft of private or personal property, and damage to government property. These are just some of the past incidents that have landed juveniles in hot water,” said U.S. Army Kwajalein Atoll Provost Marshall, Maj. Johnny Davis. One thing is for sure, the consequences of getting into trouble have a serious ripple effect. “Consequences to a family for a teen who gets into serious trouble can range from no action to the family and the child is placed on suspension, probation or barred from island, or where the sponsor and dependents will be asked to depart USAKA in the best interest of the community,” said Davis. “The nal decision will rest with the Commander or the Deputy Commander along with the recommendation from the Juvenile Review Board.”“I saw it happen, and it was very dif cult on the parents. I knew the parents and I knew that they were decent people. But after multiple warnings, the range has no other recourse but to basically take drastic measures,” said Mr. Brown. “And it affects the job; it affects your daily living. Sometimes one parent has to go and stay with the kid off island while the other one has to stay back and work. It really breaks up the at a very ear l y age an d t h e entit l ement t h ey expect as t he y g row older. Throw in the fact that where y ou live i s a l so w h ere y ou wor k an d t h e consequences o f b a d ch oices can a ff ect b ot h environments, an d y ou h ave t h e dif culties of parenting on Kwajalein. “ Teens are trying to d iscover w h o t h ey are, ” sai d Car d a l e Ta d em y Teen Center d irector “ an d to put the m in a bo x an d ma ke the m co n fo rm…I th in k k i ds run f rom t h at. T h ey want to b e a bl e to experience t h ei r own world. “The y know that space is limited and the y know that ever yb o dy sees an d k nows w h at g oes on h ere, ” contin ued Tademy. “ I t h in k it wou ld b e roug h to b e a teen on Kwa j Sure, i t ’ s great to not h ave your parents d rive you everyw h ere, b ut b ecause t h e is l an d is so tin y ever yb o dy k nows w h o you are,” said Mrs. Green. “You can’t make a mistake without the whole island nding out. What does that say? ‘Be perfect, or else.’ I couldn’t live up to that.” Although it would seem that there is quite a lot to do on Kwajalein, that doesn’t crossover into the teenage world. On a small island things get old very quickly and eventually boredom sets in. “I’ve always thought that the younger kids have it pretty much made. They pretty much have died and gone to heaven out here, they’ve got so many different things offered to them,” said Mr. Smith. “After a while the kids have played all the sports, done the different things, they get bored. That’s the challenge, how do you keep them preoccupied or challenged without getting bored?” “These are kids with stuff going off inside of them and they are on a three-mile long island, and a half mile wide, they’ve exhausted this whole island in a very short time,” said Tademy, “and I think as a responsible community, we’re fooling ourselves to think that teenagers are not going to do stupid stuff. They are going to.” Rumor and general consensus is that teenagers on Kwajalein get into trouble, big trouble. The parents and community leaders interviewed point to underage alcohol drinking and theft. Without statistics it is dif cult to High school juniors Wardell Harless, left, and John Landgraff tally a survey for the school yearbook.“I think it would be rough to be a teen on Kwaj because the island is so tiny everybody knows who you are. You can’t make a mistake without the whole island nding out. What does that say? ‘Be perfect, or else.’ I couldn’t live up to that.”


Saturday, Sept. 16, 2006 The Kwajalein Hourglass PARENTING from Page 56 Ei g hth gra d ers Will M c Ph a tt er, l e ft an d J a k e Vill arrea l wa it for the next class to start. A big sh storyLeft, Dave Nobis, Analyn Nobis and John Doherty caught this 105 pound ahi on Monday while shing off the west reef. Analyn Nobis and Doherty reeled it in using stand-up style shing. (Photo by Simone Smead)family completely.”Some parents try to troubleshoot this teen idea of nothing-to-do, noplace-to-go by opening their home to the friends of their children and giving them a place to let their guard down. Parents bene t, too, by knowing in advance what is going on before it blows up into a serious issue and by being available.“You have to set the ground rules up front, knowing full well that the kids have easy access to your house because you have an open-door policy. You know the kids and you know the parents, so it’s easy to grant them access to the house,” advised Mr. Brown. “And by giving them access, one thing that also works in your favor is the fact that you can observe them from a distance.”“Keep it real with your kids; stay involved with them,” agreed Tademy. “Listen to what they are saying; listen to how they are talking to the friends they are hanging out with. Watch what they are doing as far as what time are they coming home.” “O n e a d vi ce th a t I w ould l i ke to gi ve a new paren t wit h a teena g e r o n th i s i sl an d i s get invo l ve d wit h t he school s y s te m a s m uch a s y ou can, ” a dd e d M rs. Brown. “ B y getting invo l ve d, y ou g et to k no w th e parents, an d y ou a l so get t o k n o w the other students,” “ Par e n ts do n ot give them [teens] time, physical, intimate time. And at this level, that’s when communication should be strong; involvement should be strong,” said Tademy. “That’s not the time to say, ‘Let them do their thing.’” Parent availability and parent involvement appear to be key to nding a way through these perplexing Simone Smead and daughter, Summer, admire the catch.teenage years regardless of where on the globe you call home. Both parent and child can bene t, said Kwajalein High School Principal Steve Howell, when parents “take an active part themselves in their kids’ lives, because it really will only last so long and be over before you know it.”


The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, Sept. 16, 2006 7 A waterspout was spotted under a dark, at-bottomed cloud oceanside of SAR pass Saturday afternoon. Waterspouts are not a common occurrence in Kwajalein Atoll. The last of cial sighting of a water spout in the area was almost exactly a year ago on Sept. 15, near Bigej. Waterspouts are formed when light winds at ground level meet up with stronger winds above and create a wind shear. The updraft from a rain shower or a thunderstorm helps to tilt the shear vertically, creating a funnel similar in appearance to a tornado. “Although the waterspouts we get around here are pretty cool and innocent looking, they are still dangerous and should be avoided,” said Tom Wright, Chief Meteorologist for 3D Research Corporation. “Winds can exceed 100 mph inside the funnel and waterspouts have been known to overturn boats and cause injuries or even fatalities.” (Photo by Chuck Kuzy)Blowin’ in the wind News release from the United States Department of DefenseThe Department of Defense POW/ Missing Personnel Of ce (DPMO) announced today that the remains of a U.S. serviceman, missing in action from the Vietnam War, have been identi ed and returned to his family for burial with full military honors. Maj. Burke H. Morgan, U.S. Air Force, of Manitou Springs, Colo., was buried Sept. 7 beside his wife, Mary, at the U.S. Air Force Academy. The service coincided with his U.S. Air Force Academy graduating class’ 45th reunion. On Aug. 22, 1967, Morgan and a fellow of cer took off from Nakhon Phanom air base, Thailand, in their A-26A Invader on an armed reconnaissance mission over Laos. The crew had radio contact on their mission shortly after midnight, but were neither seen nor heard from again. Electronic and visual searches of their last-reported location in Xiangkhoang Province, as well as over the planned ight path, did not locate the missing aircraft. A joint U.S.-Lao People’s Democratic Republic team traveled to the province in 1993 to interview three informants about various crash sites. The men recalled the 1967 crash, as well as the burial of the crew members. They also stated that one of the bodies was disinterred by unknown persons in 1986. Four years later, another joint U.S.-Lao team resurveyed the original crash site and requested that the Lao government conduct a unilateral investigation. The Lao government was able to con rm that some remains were exhumed in the mid1980s, and promised to continue its investigation. Then in 2002, Lao government of cials reported that the remains had been turned over to a Lao of cial in 1987 or 1988, but that the of cial had since died. His driver, however, had possession of those remains and had been holding them in safekeeping awaiting directions from authorities. Scientists of the Joint POW/MIA Accounting Command were able to identify those remains using a variety of forensic methods, including analysis of skeletal and dental remains.Welcome home Missing pilot’s remains are identified For additional information on the Defense Department’s mission to account for missing Americans, visit the DPMO Web site at http://


Saturday, Sept. 16, 2006 The Kwajalein Hourglass 8Global War on Terror Saturday 7:30 p.m., Yuk — Poseidon (PG-13) 7:30 p.m., Rich — Mission Impossible 3 (PG-13) 7:30 p.m., Roi — X-Men: The Last Stand (PG-13) Sunday 7:30 p.m., Yuk — Stick It (PG-13) 7:30 p.m., Rich — Over the Hedge (PG) 9:30 p.m., Rich — Ultraviolet (PG-13) 7:30 p.m., Roi — The Davinci Code (PG-13) Monday 7:30 p.m., Yuk — Poseidon (PG-13) 7:30 p.m., Rich — Mission Impossible 3 (PG-13) Wednesday 7 p.m., ARC — Poseidon (R) All movies subject to change with shipments. For updates, call the movie hotline at 52700. Stick It A cocky teenager learns some important lessons about playing by her own rules in this comedy drama. Haley Graham (Missy Peregrym) is a gifted 17-year-old gymnast with a strong rebellious streak — strong enough that she walked away from her teammates on the eve of a major international tournament because she’d had enough of the rigid regimentation of Team U.S.A. After experiencing a scrape with the law with her extreme-cycling friends, Haley is given an unusual sentence — attending the Vickerman Gymnastics Academy, a worldclass training facility run by Burt Vickerman (Jeff Bridges), who has led some of the world’s greatest gymnasts to championship status. Haley makes no secret of her dislike of life at Vickerman’s, and her fellow athletes aren’t about to forgive her just yet for letting down her teammates. But while Vickerman makes clear things are to be done his way, he respects Haley’s talent, and together she shows him and her new teammates how to follow the rules while still expressing individuallity. X-Men: The Last Stand The explosive X-Men motion picture trilogy of cially draws to a close with this release that nds Rush Hour director Brett Ratner stepping in for Bryan Singer to tell the tale of a newly discovered mutant “cure,” and the polarizing effect it has on mutant/man relations. With the pressure on mutants to give up their powers and pledge alliance with the human race reaching a critical turning point, Professor Charles Xavier (Patrick Stewart) urges tolerance and understanding as his nemesis Magneto (Ian McKellen) gathers a powerful resistance in preparation for the ultimate war against humankind. Poseidon Set adrift in the vast waters of the North Atlantic for a luxury New Year’s Eve party staged in the ship’s magni cent ballroom, the massive ocean-liner Poseidon receives an unexpected jolt when a rogue, 100-foot wave rolls it completely upside down, forcing the surviving passengers to ght their way to safety. Trapped beneath the waterline and implored by the captain to remain in place until a rescue team arrives, the panicked survivors struggle to keep their cool as the water begins to rush in, infernos blaze all around, and a loss of electricity plunges the doomed vessel into total darkness. 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. Honoring fallen heroesThe following 13 U.S. servicemembers have died in the Global War on Terrorism Sgt. Jason L. Merrill 22, of Mesa, Ariz., and Pvt. Edwin A. Andino II 23, of Culpeper, Va., died on Sept. 3 in Baghdad, Iraq, of injuries suffered when an improvised explosive device detonated near their vehicle during combat operations. Both Soldiers were assigned to the 1st Battalion, 26th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Wurzburg, Germany. Sgt. John A. Carroll 26, of Ponca City, Okla., died Sept. 6 in Ar Ramadi, Iraq, of injuries sustained when he came in contact with enemy forces using small arms re during a dismounted security patrol. Carroll was assigned to the Army 1st Battalion, 6th Infantry Regiment, 1st Armored Division, Baumholder, Germany. Pfc. Vincent M. Frassetto 21, of Toms River, N.J., died Sept. 7 while conducting combat operations in Al Anbar province, Iraq. He was assigned to 1st Battalion, 10th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C. Sgt. Luis A. Montes 22, of El Centro, Calif., died Sept. 7 in Brooke Army Medical Center, San Antonio, Texas, of injuries suffered on Sept. 1 in Abu Ghraib, Iraq, when an improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle during combat operations. Montes was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 22nd Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Hood, Texas. Sgt. David W. Gordon 23, of Williams eld, Ohio, died Sept. 8, in Baghdad, of injuries sustained when an improvised explosive device detonated near his HMMWV during combat operations. Gordon was assigned to the Army’s 3rd Battalion, 16th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Hood. Sgt. 1st Class Merideth L. Howard 52, of Alameda, Calif., and Staff Sgt. Robert J. Paul 43, of The Dalles, Ore. died Sept. 8, in Kabul, Afghanistan, when a vehicle-borne improvised explosive device detonated near their HMMWV. Both Soldiers were assigned to the Army Reserve’s 405th Civil Affairs Battalion, Fort Bragg, N.C. Sgt. Nathaniel B. Lindsey 38, of Troutdale, Ore., died Sept. 9 in Shajoy, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained when his HMMWV came in contact with undetermined ordnance during combat operations. Lindsey was assigned to the Army National Guard’s 41st Brigade Combat Team, Portland, Ore. Cpl. Johnathan L. Benson 21, of North Branch, Minn., died Sept. 9 from wounds suffered on June 17 while conducting combat operations in Al Anbar province. He was assigned to 3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif. Pfc. Anthony P. Seig 19, of Sunman, Ind., died Sept. 9, in Baghdad of injuries sustained when he encountered indirect re from enemy forces while on base. Seig was assigned to the Army’s 118th Military Police Company, 519th Military Police Battalion, 16th Military Police Brigade, Fort Bragg, N.C. Spc. Alexander Jordan 31, of Miami, died Sunday in Baghdad, of injuries suffered when he encountered enemy forces using small arms re during combat operations. Jordan was assigned to the 4th Battalion, 23rd Infantry Regiment, 172nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, Fort Richardson, Alaska.Sgt. Jeremy E. DePottey 26, of Ironwood, Mich., died Monday in Asadabad, Afghanistan, of injuries suffered in a single vehicle accident. DePottey was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 32nd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Fort Drum, N.Y.Capt. Matthew C. Mattingly 30, of Reynoldsburg, Ohio, died Wednesday in Mosul, Iraq, when he encountered enemy forces using small arms re during combat operations. Mattingly was assigned to the 1st Squadron, 17th Cavalry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C.


The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, Sept. 16, 2006 9SundayAll programming is subject to change without notice. TimeChannel 13 AFN Sports Channel 14 AFN News Channel 17 AFN Prime Channel 20 AFN Spectrum Channel 23 AFN Movies Channel 26 AFN Family Channel 35 AFN Direct to Sailors TimemidnightNCAA FootballFox & FriendsThe Late ShowLate Night withMovie: (cont.)Buzz on MaggieLaw & Ordermidnight 12:30 a.m.Kansas at Toledo Late Late Show Conan OÂ’Brien Movie: <:49>Billy and Mandy12:30 a.m. 1 a.m.SportsCenterCNN Saturday AM with Craig Ferguson AmericaÂ’s Most Die Hard II The XÂ’sECW Wrestling1 a.m. 1:30 a.m.Open HouseJudge Judy Wanted Hannah Montana1:30 a.m. 2 a.m.College Gameday Bulls & BearsStar Trek: VoyagerNCISNedÂ’s Declassi edTwo & a Half Men2 a.m. 2:30 a.m. Cavuto on Business What I Like About YouJoey2:30 a.m. 3 a.m. Forbes on FOXOprah WinfreyMonkMovie:Switched!Las Vegas3 a.m. 3:30 a.m. CashinÂ’ In Secret Window Degrassi3:30 a.m. 4 a.m.NCAA FootballCNN Live SaturdayDr. PhilWill & Grace 7th HeavenNCAA Football 4 a.m. 4:30 a.m.Iowa State King of Queens Movie: <:51> BYU 4:30 a.m. 5 Weekend Live CBS Evening NewsYour Reality Mission To Mars Mister Rogers at 5 a.m. 5:30 a.m.Iowa with Tony Snow ESPNews Checked Rolie Polie Olie Boston College 5:30 a.m. 6 a.m. Wall Street JournalNBC Nightly NewsCaribbean WorkoutSesame Street 6 a.m. 6:30 a.m. RECONABC World NewsEvery Woman 6:30 a.m. 7 a.m. Studio B WeekendMaya & MiguelExtreme HomesMovie:Strawberry ShortcakeCollege Scoreboard 7 a.m. 7:30 a.m.NCAA Football Teenage RobotDesigned to Sell WhatÂ’s Eating CliffordÂ’sNCAA Football 7:30 a.m. 8 a.m.LSU PrimetimeSonic XLandscape Smart Gilbert Grape? Jakers! Michigan 8 a.m. 8:30 Fairly OddparentsWeekend Handyman Little Einsteins at 8:30 a.m. 9 a.m.Auburn CNN LiveBlake Holsey HighFix it UpMovie: <:12>Code Lyoko Notre Dame9 a.m. 9:30 a.m. Saturday Meerkat ManorBefore and After Entrapment The Winx Club 9:30 a.m. 10 a.m. McLaughlin GroupNavy/Marine NewsBoy Meets Grill Loonatics 10 a.m. 10:30 a.m. Fox News WatchMail Call$40 A Day Duel Masters 10:30 a.m. 11 a.m. College FootballOn The StoryNationalTrading SpacesMovie: <:20>Danny PhantomCollege Scoreboard 11 a.m. 11:30 a.m.Scoreboard Geographic Doctor Zhivago The Batman11:30 a.m. noonNCAA FootballWeek in ReviewAccess HollywoodInstant Beauty Teen Kids NewsNCAA Football noon 12:30 p.m.Nebraska AFNews WeekendPageant Cyberchase Florida12:30 p.m. 1 p.m. at Black ForumExtreme Makeover:The O.C. Trading Spaces at 1 p.m. 1:30 p.m.USC Navy/Marine Corps Home Edition Naturally Sadie Tennessee1:30 p.m. 2 p.m. CNN SaturdayGeorge LopezOne Tree Hill Dear America 2 p.m. 2:30 p.m. Night Bernie MacMovie: <:53>LibertyÂ’s Kids 2:30 p.m. 3 p.m. Journal EditorialC.S.I. NYCriminal Minds Emma Animal Kidding 3 p.m. 3:30 p.m.ESPNewsBeltway Boys ESPNews 3:30 p.m. 4 p.m.College GamedayLarry King LiveThe 4400Rock Star: Hercules Monster Garage4 p.m. 4:30 p.m.Supernova 4:30 p.m. 5 p.m.Baseball TonightHeartlandAmerican ChopperRock Star:Movie:SpongebobFear Factor5 p.m. 5:30 p.m.Supernova Divine Secrets of Fairly Oddparents5:30 p.m. 6 p.m.SportsCenterCNN PresentsHeadline NewsBrat Camp the Ya Ya Kim PossibleRaymond6 p.m. 6:30 p.m.Navy/Marine Corps Sisterhood The Proud FamilyRaymond6:30 p.m. 7 p.m.NCAA FootballAFNewsGeorge LopezDancing With Movie:Movie:Deal Or No Deal7 p.m. 7:30 p.m.Oklahoma Chris MatthewsBernie Mac The Stars HitchThe Country Bears7:30 p.m. 8 p.m. at Tim RussertC.S.I. NY AmericaÂ’s Funniest8 p.m. 8:30 p.m.Oregon Movie: Home Videos8:30 p.m. 9 p.m.The Line UpLaw & OrderDancing With Movie: <:13> Cats & Dogs Headline News9 p.m. 9:30 p.m. The Stars Cellular ESPNews9:30 p.m. 10 p.m.SportsCenterThe Big StoryWindow on the Atoll SNL DawsonÂ’s Creek20/2010 p.m. 10:30 p.m.Primetime ECW Wrestling 10:30 p.m. 11 p.m.College GamedayCNN SundayTwo & a Half MenMovie: Xena: WarriorCold Case 11 p.m. 11:30 p.m.Morning JoeyLaguna Beach Leaving Las Vegas Princess11:30 p.m.


Saturday, Sept. 16, 2006 The Kwajalein Hourglass 10MondayAll programming is subject to change without notice TimeChannel 13 AFN Sports Channel 14 AFN News Channel 17 AFN Prime Channel 20 AFN Spectrum Channel 23 AFN Movies Channel 26 AFN Family Channel 35 AFN Direct to Sailors TimemidnightInside the NFLSunday MorningThe FBI FilesPunkÂ’dMovie: (cont.)The SimpsonsNumb3rsmidnight 12:30 a.m. Headline NewsMaking the Band Movie: <:46>The Simpsons12:30 a.m. 1 a.m.SportsCenterCBS News Sunday Secrets of WarDancing With American Pie Movie:Headline News1 a.m. 1:30 a.m.Outside the Lines Morning The Stars The Country Bears Family Guy1:30 a.m. 2 a.m.Sports Reporters J.A.G. Blue Collar TV2 a.m. 2:30 a.m.SportsCenter Face the NationBackstage PassMovie:King of the Hill2:30 a.m. 3 a.m.NFL CountdownFox News LiveThe Dead ZoneDancing With Movie: Cats & Dogs Andromeda3 a.m. 3:30 a.m.Weekend The Stars Hitch 3:30 a.m. 4 a.m.Two and a Half MenLaguna Beach DawsonÂ’s CreekNFL Pregame Show4 a.m. 4:30 a.m. Bernie MacPunkÂ’d 4:30 a.m. 5 a.m.NFLOn the StoryKing of QueensHandmade Music Movie: <:13>Mister RogersNFL5 a.m. 5:30 a.m.Giants ScrubsThe Whole Picture Cellular Rolile Polie Olie Bills5:30 a.m. 6 a.m. at CNN Presents:Wife SwapHouse Hunters Sesame Street at6 a.m. 6:30 a.m.Eagles Organization Dolphins6:30 a.m. 7 a.m. Studio B WeekendNBC News WeekendMusic & Spoken W.Movie:Davey & Goliath 7 a.m. 7:30 a.m. Your Total HealthJoyce Meyer La Bamba Baby Looney Tunes7:30 a.m. 8 a.m.NFLMeet the PressThe EntertainersG-Rock ArthurNFL8 a.m. 8:30 a.m. Chiefs Real Videos Movie: <:50>Happily Ever After Cardinals8:30 a.m. 9 a.m. at CNN Live SundayHour of PowerLatin Lifestyles St. ElmoÂ’s Fire Magic School Bus at9 a.m. 9:30 a.m.Broncos Cre o DollarUrban Style Rugrats Seahawks9:30 a.m. 10 a.m. Fox News LiveCoral Ridge HourGreat AdventureTeen Titans 10 a.m. 10:30 a.m.Sunday Word in the WorldRoker on the RoadMovie: <:40>Kids Next Door10:30 a.m. 11 a.m.SportsCenterCNN Live SundayGrand Ole OprySimplify Your Life Bridges of DarcyÂ’s Wild LifeFootball Night11 a.m. 11:30 a.m.Live American Festivals Madison County RockoÂ’s Modern In America11:30 a.m. noonMLBCNN Presents:MotorweekThe Suze Orman NBA AccessNFL <:15>noon 12:30 p.m.Red SoxEbert & Roeper Show The Brady Bunch Redskins12:30 p.m. 1 This WeekMonster GarageThe Best ofMovie: <:15>Movie: at1 p.m. 1:30 p.m.Yankees Good Eats A SoldierÂ’s StoryFlubberCowboys1:30 p.m. 2 p.m. CNN Sunday NightFear FactorThe FBI Files 2 p.m. 2:30 p.m. Movie:2:30 p.m. 3 p.m.SportsCenterWar Stories withRaymondSecrets of WarMovie: <:07> The Toy Warrior 3 p.m. 3:30 p.m.Oliver North Raymond Snow Dogs ESPNews3:30 p.m. 4 p.m.Larry King LiveDeal Or No DealJ.A.G.SpongebobMy Wife and Kids4 p.m. 4:30 p.m. Fairly OddparentsMad About You4:30 p.m. 5 p.m.60 MinutesSurvivor:The Dead ZoneMovie:Kim PossibleStargate5 p.m. 5:30 p.m. Cook Islands Casablanca The Proud Family Atlantis5:30 p.m. 6 p.m.World News NowHeadline NewsTwo and a Half Men Animal Face-OffDesignerÂ’s Challenge6 p.m. 6:30 p.m.The BlitzWindow on the AtollBernie Mac The Soup6:30 p.m. 7 p.m.Sports TBD <:15> Paci c Report20/20The King of QueensMovie:AmericaÂ’s FunniestThird Watch7 p.m. 7:30 p.m. Up to the MinuteScrubs Walkout Home Videos7:30 p.m. 8 p.m. Cold CaseWife Swap Gilmore GirlsWheel of Fortune8 p.m. 8:30 p.m. Face the Nation Jeopardy8:30 p.m. 9 p.m.SportsCenterThis WeekNumb3rsPrison BreakMovie: <:07>Extreme Makeover:Headline News9 p.m. 9:30 p.m. State and Main Home Edition Navy/MCorps News9:30 p.m. 10 p.m.Fox & Friends FirstHeadline NewsWill & Grace 60 Minutes10 p.m. 10:30 p.m.NFLFamily GuyKing of Queens 10:30 p.m. 11 p.m.Redskins at Today ShowBlue Collar TVC.S.I.: Miami Movie: 7th Heaven Las Vegas11 p.m. 11:30 p.m.Cowboys King of the Hill Moon Over Parador11:30 p.m.


The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, Sept. 16, 2006 TimeChannel 13 AFN Sports Channel 14 AFN News Channel 17 AFN Prime Channel 20 AFN Spectrum Channel 23 AFN Movies Channel 26 AFN Family Channel 35 AFN Direct to Sailors TimemidnightNFLToday ShowEmeril LiveMediumMovie: (Continued)Animal Face-OffCrossing Jordanmidnight 12:30 a.m.Redskins Movie: <:42>12:30 a.m. 1 CowboysAmerican Morning Designer’s ChallengeThe King of Queens Batman Returns America’s FunniestPaci c Report1 a.m. 1:30 a.m. NFL GamedayThe SoupScrubs Home Videos Tonight Show1:30 a.m. 2 a.m. CNN Live TodayThird WatchWife SwapGilmore Girls W/ Jay Leno2 a.m. 2:30 a.m. Late Show with2:30 a.m. 3 a.m.SportsCenter MSNBC LiveC.S.I.Prison BreakMovie:Extreme Makeover: David Letterman3 a.m. 3:30 a.m. Walkout Home Edition Late Late Show3:30 a.m. 4 a.m. SeinfeldWill & Grace w/ Craig Ferguson4 a.m. 4:30 a.m.The Blitz The SimpsonsKing of Queens Judge Judy4:30 a.m. 5 a.m.NFLNSNBC LiveThe Amazing RaceCarol Duval ShowMovie: <:07>TeletubbiesWWE Smackdown!5 a.m. 5:30 a.m.Redskins Breathing Space State and Main Barney & Friends5:30 a.m. 6 Fox News LiveTodayCaribbean Workout Sesame Street6 a.m. 6:30 a.m.Cowboys The Right Fit6:30 a.m. 7 a.m. Studio B withGood EatsScream Play Bear in the Big BlueMaking the Squad7 a.m. 7:30 a.m.Shepard Smith UnwrappedBlue’s Clues7:30 a.m. 8 a.m.The Hot ListThe Situation RoomSesame Street30 Minute MealsHollywood ShootoutDora the ExplorerESPNews8 a.m. 8:30 a.m.The Hot ListPaula’s Home CookingCinema SecretsGo, Diego, Go!Headline News8:30 a.m. 9 a.m.Around the HornThe Big StoryThe ViewRaymond Movie:Bob the BuilderGood Morning9 a.m. 9:30 a.m.PTI w/ John Gibson Raymond Sleeping With The The Backyardigans America9:30 a.m. 10 a.m.SportsCenter Around the ServicesDr. PhilAlly McBeal Devil Franklin10 a.m. 10:30 a.m.NBC Nightly News Movie: <:45>Reading Rainbow10:30 a.m. 11 a.m.Monday Night ABC World NewsERE! News Live The Brothers The BackyardigansThe Amazing Race11 a.m. 11:30 a.m.Countdown CBS Evening News Bob the Builder 11:30 a.m. noon Countdown withAccess HollywoodBlind DateGo, Diego, Go! noon 12:30 p.m. NFL Keith Olbermann Judge JudyLiving SingleBackstage PassDora the ExplorerThe 440012:30 p.m. 1 p.m.Steelers Hannity & ColmesGuiding LightMy Wife & Kids Movie:Blue’s Clues1 p.m. 1:30 Mad About You Miss Congeniality Bear in the Big BlueThe Unit1:30 p.m. 2 p.m.Jaguars Lou Dobbs TonightGeneral HospitalEmeril Live Sesame Street2 p.m. 2:30 p.m. Will & Grace2:30 p.m. 3 p.m. News Hour withPassionsDesigner’s Challenge Movie: <:02>Funniest VideosAccess Hollywood3 p.m. 3:30 p.m. Jim Lehrer The Soup King of the Hill Funniest AnimalsJudge Judy3:30 p.m. 4 p.m.Baseball Tonight Special Report withOprah WinfreyThird Watch PokemonMy Wife and Kids4 p.m. 4:30 p.m.NFL Live Brit Hume Yu-Gi-Oh!Mad About You4:30 p.m. 5 p.m.SportsCenterYour World withWheel of FortuneC.S.I.Access HollywoodSpongebobStargate Atlantis5 p.m. 5:30 p.m.Neil Cavuto Jeopardy Weekend Fairly Oddparents 5:30 p.m. 6 p.m.World News NowWindow on the Atoll SeinfeldEntertainment TonightKim PossibleFilter6 p.m. 6:30 p.m.NewsThe Simpsons Weekend The Proud FamilyIcons6:30 p.m. 7 p.m.MLB<:15> Paci c Report60 MinutesThe Amazing Race Movie:RomeoThird Watch7 p.m. 7:30 p.m.Teams TBD Tavis Smiley Hitch Drake and Josh7:30 p.m. 8 p.m. Business Report Las Vegas The 4400 Smallville Wheel of Fortune8 p.m. 8:30 p.m. Nightline Jeopardy8:30 p.m. 9 p.m. Hardball with Crossing Jordan The Unit Movie: <:13>Even StevensHeadline News9 p.m. 9:30 p.m. Chris Matthews Cellular Home ImprovementPaci c Report9:30 p.m. 10 p.m. SportsCenterO’Reilly FactorHeadline NewsWill & Grace MoeshaThat ‘70s Show10 p.m. 10:30 p.m.Tonight ShowKing of QueensDegrassiThat ‘70s Show10:30 p.m. 11 p.m.NFLToday Show W/ Jay Leno Bernie Mac Movie: 7th HeavenKing of the Hill11 p.m. 11:30 p.m.Steelers at Jaguars The Late ShowScrubs Alien: Resurrection Family Guy11:30 p.m. 11TuesdayAll programming is subject to change without notice. Monday Night Football will be shown at 7 p.m., on Channel 9


Saturday, Sept. 16, 2006 The Kwajalein Hourglass 12WednesdayAll programming is subject to change without notice TimeChannel 13 AFN Sports Channel 14 AFN News Channel 17 AFN Prime Channel 20 AFN Spectrum Channel 23 AFN Movies Channel 26 AFN Family Channel 35 AFN Direct to Sailors TimemidnightNFLToday ShowThe Late ShowLate Night withMovie: (Continued)Kim PossibleSupernaturalmidnight 12:30 a.m.Steelers at Jaguars Late Late Show w/ Conan O’Brien Alien: Resurrection The Proud Family12:30 a.m. 1 a.m. American Morning Craig Ferguson The Amazing Race Movie: <:03>RomeoPaci c Report1 a.m. 1:30 a.m. Judge Judy The Quick And Drake and JoshTonight Show1:30 a.m. 2 a.m.NFL PrimetimeCNN Live TodayStar Trek: VoyagerThe 4400 The Dead Smallville W/ Jay Leno2 a.m. 2:30 a.m. Late Show with2:30 a.m. 3 a.m.SportsCenterMSNBC LiveOprah WinfreyThe Unit Movie:Even Stevens David Letterman3 a.m. 3:30 a.m.Hitch Home ImprovementLate Late Show3:30 a.m. 4 a.m.Golf Ryder CupDr. Phil ShowWill & Grace Moesha w/ Craig Ferguson4 a.m. 4:30 a.m.Preview King of Queens DegrassiJudge Judy4:30 a.m. 5 a.m.NFLCBS Evening NewsCarol Duval Show Movie: <:13>TeletubbiesWWE Unforgiven5 a.m. 5:30 a.m.Steelers ESPNewsBreathing Space Cellular Barney & Friends 5:30 a.m. 6 Fox News LiveToday ShowCaribbean Workout Sesame Street6 a.m. 6:30 a.m.Jaguars The Right Fit6:30 a.m. 7 a.m. Studio B withGood EatsAccess HollywoodBear in the Big Blue 7 a.m. 7:30 a.m.Sheppard Smith Unwrapped Weekend Blue’s Clues 7:30 a.m. 8 a.m.NFL LiveThe Situation RoomSesame Street30 Minute Meals E.T. WeekendDora the ExplorerESPNews8 a.m. 8:30 a.m.Jim RomeSweet Dreams Go, Diego, Go!Headline News 8:30 a.m. 9 a.m.Around the HornThe Big StoryThe ViewRaymond Movie:Lazy TownGood Morning9 a.m. 9:30 a.m.PTI w/ John Gibson Raymond Lucy JoJo’s Circus America9:30 a.m. 10 a.m.SportsCenter Around the ServicesDr. Phil ShowAlly McBeal Franklin10 a.m. 10:30 a.m.NBC Nightly NewsMovie: <:45>Reading Rainbow10:30 a.m. 11 a.m.MLBABC World NewsE.R.E! News Live Diamonds Are JoJo’s CircusThe Dead Zone11 a.m. 11:30 a.m. Teams TBD CBS Evening News Forever Lazy Town11:30 a.m. noon Countdown withAccess HollywoodBlind Date Go, Diego, Go!Criminal Mindsnoon 12:30 p.m. Keith Olbermann Judge JudyLiving Single Dora The Explorer12:30 p.m. 1 p.m. Hannity & ColmesGuiding LightMy Wife & KidsMovie:Blue’s CluesThe West Wing1 p.m. 1:30 p.m.Mad About You Adam’s Rib Bear in the Big Blue1:30 p.m. 2 p.m.MLBLou Dobbs TonightGeneral HospitalEmeril Live Sesame StreetE.R.2 p.m. 2:30 p.m.Teams TBD Movie: <:56>2:30 p.m. 3 p.m. News Hour withPassionsShopping Bags Class Action Funniest VideosAccess Hollywood3 p.m. 3:30 p.m. Jim Lehrer Ambush Makeover Funniest AnimalsJudge Judy3:30 p.m. 4 p.m. Special Report withOprah WinfreyThird Watch PokemonMy Wife and Kids4 p.m. 4:30 p.m.Brit Hume Yu-Gi-Oh!Mad About You4:30 p.m. 5 p.m.SportsCenterYour World withWheel of FortuneC.S.I. Spongebob245 p.m. 5:30 p.m.Neil Cavuto Jeopardy Fairly Oddparents5:30 p.m. 6 p.m.World News NowHeadline NewsSeinfeldBehind the ScenesKim PossibleX-Play6 p.m. 6:30 p.m.NewsThe SimpsonsE.T.The Proud FamilyCheat6:30 p.m. 7 p.m.NASCAR Nextel<:15> Paci c ReportThat ‘70s ShowThe Dead ZoneMovie:Zack and CodyThird Watch7 p.m. 7:30 p.m. Cup Series Tavis SmileyThat ‘70s Show Spider-Man 2 Naturally Sadie7:30 p.m. 8 p.m.Sylvania 300 Business ReportKing of the HillCriminal Minds Everwood Wheel of Fortune8 p.m. 8:30 p.m. NightlineThe Family Guy Jeopardy8:30 p.m. 9 p.m. Hardball with SupernaturalThe West WingMovie: <:22>Even StevensHeadline News 9 p.m. 9:30 p.m.Chris Matthews The Suburbans Home ImprovementNavy/Mcorps News9:30 p.m. 10 p.m.SportsCenterO’Reilly FactorHeadline NewsWill & Grace MoeshaEverybody Hates...10 p.m. 10:30 p.m.Tonight Show withKing of QueensDegrassiGirlfriends10:30 p.m. 11 p.m.Baseball TonightToday Show Jay Leno The Daily ShowMovie: Domestic 7th HeavenFear Factor11 p.m. 11:30 p.m.NFL LiveLate ShowThe Colbert Report Disturbance11:30 p.m.


The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, Sept. 16, 2006 13 Religious Services Catholic Saturday Mass, 5:30 p.m., in the small chapel Sunday Mass, 7 a.m., small chapel, 9:15 a.m., main chapel Mass on Roi at 6:30 p.m. Protestant 8 and 10:45 a.m., Sunday; Roi-Namur service at 4 p.m.Sunday school for all ages is at 9:15 a.m. Latter Day Saints 9:30 a.m., Sunday, in Corlett Recreation Center, Room 3. Baptist 9:40 a.m., Sunday, in elementary school music room. HELP WANTED Caf PacificSundayGarden salad Assorted cold cuts Hot dogsAssorted breads Monday Garden salad Assorted cold cuts Hamburgers Assorted breadsLunchTuesday Garden salad Assorted cold cuts Hot dogs Assorted breadsWednesday Garden salad Assorted cold cuts Hamburgers Assorted breadsThursday Garden salad Assorted cold cuts Hot dogs Assorted breadsFriday Garden salad Assorted cold cuts Hamburgers Assorted breadsSept. 23 Garden salad Assorted cold cuts Hot dogs Assorted breadsDinnerTonightGrilled minute steak Beer-battered cod White rice Baker’s choiceSundayStuffed peppers Greek chicken breast Steamed rice White cakeMondayRoast pork loin Breaded ono Steamed rice Assorted cookiesTuesdaySpaghetti/meatballs Baked mahi mahi Steamed rice Pumpkin pieWednesdayRoasted prime rib Herb-roasted chicken Baked potato White cakeThursdayChicken-fried steak Lemon pepper cod Steamed rice Lemon cream pieFridayTeriyaki chicken Ham steak Fried rice Fudge cake Church of Christ Kwajalein Range Services has the following job openings. For contract hire positions, call Teresa Bell, 256-890-8705. For all others, call Jack Riordan, 55154. Full job descriptions and requirements for contract openings are located online at Job descriptions for other openings are located at Human Resources, Building 700. For information on the process for submitting Requisitions, Authorizations to Hire, Personnel Action Notices, and Internal Job bids, visit the USAKA business web page, then choose Human Resources, and then choose the link to the HR Responsibility Matrix. 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, catering/dining room worker or temporary of ce support, 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. ACCOUNTANT I, Part-time (20 hours per week) position, Chugach Finance, HR Req. K031264. Assist general ledger and job cost month-end reconciliations and implementation of electronic timekeeping. ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT II, HR. Requires strong computer and communication skills to process large volumes of HR documents and spreadsheets. Strong previous administrative assistance experience required. Will interface will all levels of employees and management, HR Reqs. K031200. AUTO BODY TECHNICIAN, Automotive, HR Req. K031086. ELECTRICIAN, HR Req. K030983. ELECTRICIAN I, Generator Shop, HR Req. 031254. EXECUTIVE ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT to Kwajalein Range Services president, HR Req. K031192. Must be able to operate standard of ce equipment, familiar with MS Of ce, Outlook, PowerPoint, technical and business vocabulary. Minimum 5-7 years experience at executive level secretarial and administrative responsibilities. Associate degree or technical certi cate a plus. Government-contract experience highly desired. EXECUTIVE ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT, Deputy Program manager, Logistics, HR Req. K031221. Must be able to operate standard of ce equipment, familiar with MS Of ce, Outlook, PowerPoint, technical and business vocabulary. Minimum 5-7 years experience at executive level secretarial and administrative responsibilities. Associate degree or technical certi cate a plus. Government-contract experience highly desired. GENERAL MAINTENANCE, generator shop, HR Req. K031253. MECHANIC HEAVY EQUIPMENT I, HR Req. K031162. MECHANIC I, Kwajalein Automotive. Four positions, HR Reqs. K030332, K030641, K030331 and K031029. MECHANIC II, Automotive Services, HR Req. K031139. MECHANIC II, Kwajalein Power Plant. Full time, HR Req. K031124. RECREATION AIDE I, Roi Community Actvities. Casual position. Enniburr residents should apply to Anthony Stephens. HR Req. K031286. SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGIST, Education Services. Casual position. HR Req. K031299. SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS, Education Department. HR. Req. K031285. TECHNICAL WRITER, Con guration and Data Management Department. Casual position. Must have Microsoft Of ce skills and previous technical writing experience. HR Req. K031298. TOOL ROOM ATTENDANT LEAD, HR Req. 031239. TRAFFIC AGENT, Air eld Operations. Full time. HR Req. K031166. 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. BASE OPERATIONS LEAD, HR Req. 031090. BUYER II, HR. Req. 031539. CAPTAIN, Fire Department, HR Req. 031060. COMMUNICATIONS TECHNICIAN, HR Req. 031437. COMMUNICATIONS TECHNICIAN III, Two positions, HR Req. 031029 and 031565. CONTRACTS PURCHASES SPECIALIST, HR Req. 031525. COORDINATOR REMOTE LAUNCH SITES, HR Req. 031583. DESIGNER/PLANNER IV, HR Req. 031100. DESKTOP ANALYST II, HR Req. 031759. DISPATCHER II, aircraft, HR Req. 030988. ELECTRICIAN II, HR Req. 031116. ELECTRICIAN III/MARINE ELECTRICIAN, HR Req. 030924. ELECTRICIAN III, HR Req. 030854. ELECTRONIC TECHNICIAN I, HR Req. 031563. ELECTRONIC TECHNICIAN II. Two positions, HR Reqs. 030817 and 031495. ELECTRONIC TECHNICIAN III, HR Req. 031561. ELECTRONIC TECHNICIAN III – ALTAIR, HR Req. 030669 (Roi-Namur). ELECTRONIC TECHNICIAN II, Telemetry. Two positions, HR Reqs. 031381 and 031389. ELECTRONIC TECHNICIAN III, Telemetry. Three positions, HR Reqs. 031383, 031385 and 031387. ELECTRONIC TECHNICIAN III, HR Req. 031527. FIELD ENGINEER I, HR Req. 031189. FIELD ENGINEER II. Five positions. HR Reqs. 031315, 031157, 031373, 031511 and 031559. FIELD ENGINEER II, Roi-Namur, HR Req. 030741. FIELD ENGINEER II, TRADEX, HR Req. 031245 (Roi-Namur). FIREFIGHTER, Five positions, HR Reqs. 031054, 031056, 031082, 031084 and 031124. HARDWARE ENGINEER II, Roi-Namur, HR Req. 031179. HARDWARE ENGINEER II, HR Req. 031491. HARDWARE ENGINEER III, HR Req. 031493. HAZMAT SPECIALIST II, HR Req. 031108. INVENTORY CONTROL SPECIALIST I, HR Req. 030880. IT TECHNICAL ADMINISTRATOR II, HR Req. 031421. LIBRARIAN, HR Req. 031435. MAINTENANCE SPECIALIST, HR Req. 030871. MECHANIC III. Three positions, HR Reqs. 030590, 031000 and 031102.


Saturday, Sept. 16, 2006 The Kwajalein Hourglass 14 The Small Arms Range will be in operation 7-10:30 a.m., Wednesday. All wa ter craft operators observe the red ags at the southwest end of the island. 9:30 A.M.-1 P.M., MONDAY, AT THE PACIFIC CLUB. FOOD, FRESH FISH AND VEGETABLES, DRESSMAKERS AND HANDICRAFTS.MECHANIC IV, HR Req. 030966. NETWORK ENGINEER I-MO, HR Req. 031455. NETWORK ENGINEER II–MO, HR Req. 031227. OPERATIONS TEST DIRECTOR, HR Req. 031485. OPTICS TECHNICIAN II. Two positions, HR Reqs. 031463 and 031479. OPTICS TECHNICIAN III. Three positions, HR Reqs. 031461, 031459 and 031595. PRODUCTION CONTROL CLERK I, Automotive. Full time, HR Req. K031250. PROGRAMMER, HR Req. 031067. PROJECT CONTROLS ENGINEER II, HR Req. 031591. RF SAFETY SPECIALIST/FIELD ENGINEER II, HR Req. 031147. SERVER ADMINISTRTOR II, HR. Req. 031557. SOFTWARE ENGINEER II. CONUS-Lexington, HR Req. 031175. SYSTEMS ENGINEER III. Two positions, HR Reqs. 031481 and 031483. SYSTEM ENGINEER IV, HR. Req. 031555. TELEPHONE TECHNICIAN III, HR Req. 030965. WAREHOUSEMAN, LEAD. Two positions, HR Reqs. 030998 and 031036. WAREHOUSEMAN II/SHIPPING AND RECEIVING CLERK, CONUS-Richmond, HR Req. 030843. WATER PLANT OPERATOR III, HR Req. 031002. COMMUNITY BANK For consideration of employment, submit your resum to the following: www.dodcommunitybank .com. For more information, contact the personnel department at communitybank.recruiting@banko or call the banking center manager at 52292/52142. Community Bank is an equal opportunity employer. TELLER. Three positions. Successful candidates should have previous banking, credit union or cash handling experience. Candidates must also have the ability to quickly and accurately handle transactions, communicate effectively and possess a strong desire to learn. BANKING CENTER SERVICE MANAGER. Full time. Req. 73. WANTEDHELP WITH Apple iPod music program and partnership on small in atable or Hobie Cat. Call Keith, 53612. OLD CRUTCHES. Call David, 52283, work, or 54698, home. MALE DANCE partner for dance lessons on Friday nights. Call 53384 or 54417. LOSTWIRE RIM prescription bi-focal glasses. Call 54186. OAKLEY SUNGLASSES. Call 52567. FOUNDBOOGIE BOARD, Monday, at Emon Beach. Call 51576 or 59188. PATIO SALEMONDAY, 7 a.m.-noon, Quarters 415-B (in back). Craft items, luggage, electronics, kitchen items, clothing, shoes, movies, and DVDs. Rain cancels. MONDAY, 7:30-10:30 a.m., back of Sand Bachelor Quarters by hospital. Computer desk, computer chair, DVDs, videos and clothes. MONDAY, 8 a.m.-noon, Dome 173. Baby items and more. FOR SALEBRAND NEW set of scuba gear, $1,000. Call Robby, 53212. ALUMINUM FRAMED road bike, 26-inch, with aluminum rims, stainless steel spokes and cables, plus two canvas saddle bags, extra tires, tubes and cables, $800. Call 53718 or 53364. FISHER PRICE Jumperoo, $40; baby bath seat, $20; bathing sling, $5; one case of Huggies, size 3, $45; Enfamil formula, makes 278 ounces, $35; pop-ons building set with carrying case, $20; Infantino front pack, $10 and little nursery tent, $20. Call Hollie, 50167. GRACO INFANT carseat with base, $45; nursing pillow, $15 and ultra exersaucer, $50. Call 52642. MATURE AUDIENCE DVDs, $10. Call 53612. There will be a follow-up and forward path meeting concerning Caf Paci c Dining Services at 6:30 p.m., tonight in the Caf Paci c dining room. All are welcome to attend. Golf notice There will be no starting times Monday until 12:30 p.m. in support of the Memorial Chapel’s golf event. Questions? Call Bob Butz, 53768.


The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, Sept. 16, 2006 15SLEEPER SOFA with queen-size fold out bed, $400; DVD/RW rewire 200-disc changer for use with a PC, $200; Steelsmith 7 of 375 Hawaiian Lions painting with custom framing, $500; Harmon Kardon receiver, $200; DVD/RW/CVR combo, $125 and small refrigerator, $200. Call 54291. 1889 26-FOOT LONG by 9-foot beam Bayliner Cierra Sunbridge I/O, new Volvo 5.7 liter engine with only 25 hours of break-in time, includes aluminum trailer, great for shing and diving, includes boathouse, $29,500. Call 52083 and leave a message. BOSE THREE-WAY speaker system, $300; twinengine pontoon boat with boat house $8,300; Tama drum set, $1,500 and medium full wet suit $50. Call Bill, 53096, work, or 53822, home. COMMUNITY NOTICESKWAJALEIN YACHT Club’s Sun sh regatta and beach party will be 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Sunday, at Camp Hamilton. Learn how to sail Sun sh and Lazer sailboats. Small Boat Marina personnel will be on hand 1:30-3:30 p.m., to conduct check-out sails for the Lasers. Questions? Call Mark, 50070. THE ADULT pool has been reserved for the Bargain Bazaar fashion show, 3-9 p.m., Monday. Lap swimming will be permitted, but a large number of people will be present at the pool. Questions? Call Mandie, 52847. THE KWAJALEIN Art Guild will be offering an informal calligraphy workshop. The workshop will take place at 1 p.m., Monday, at the KAG building. The session for Sept. 25 has been cancelled. There will be supplies available for purchase. Questions? Call Shaunna, 52400.THE FIRST School Advisory Council will be at 7 p.m., Wednesday, in the elementary music room. The public is invited. Questions? Call 53761. AMERICAN LEGION Post 44 will meet at 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, at the Vets’ Hall. All veterans are welcome. Chili will be provided. Questions? Call Doug Hepler, 52681. THE AMERICAN LEGION Auxiliary women’s group will meet at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, at the Vets’ Hall. All members should attend. Any women interested in this patriotic organization are welcome to attend. Questions? Call Amy, 52681. THE 36TH Annual Kwaj Open begins Oct. 1. The event schedule is as follows: Sept. 30, tee off social at the Vets’ Hall; Oct.1-2, rst round; Oct. 2, one club tournament; 4:30 p.m., Oct. 3, mixed horse race; 4:30 p.m., Oct. 4, chip, putt and long drive contest; 4:30 p.m., Oct. 5, men’s horse race; 4:30 p.m., Oct. 7, match play putting; Oct. 89, second round; 7 p.m., Oct. 9, banquet. Golf pro Mark Koepke will give golf lessons and clinics throughout the week. To sign up or for tickets, call Anne Hosti, 51445. TUESDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL. Watch the teams of the week on the biggest TV screen on Kwaj at the Yuk Club. Hot dogs for $2, pizza slices for $1.50 and nachos for $2 available at game time. Domestic and imported beer available. Club opens at 6:30 p.m. Do you have an interest or talent you would like to share with Kwajalein youth? Be a 4-H volunteer leader. An informational session will be 6;30 p.m., Friday, in the elementary music room. 4-H kickoff will be at 6:30 p.m., Sept. 29 Join Bargain Bazaar for its fashion show and membership drive at 6:30 p.m., Monday, at the adult pool. L o s Los E l e g a n t e s Elegantes 8 P M S E P T 3 0 8 P.M., SEPT. 30, R O I T R A D E W I N D S ROI TRADEWINDS T H E A T E R THEATER 7 P M O C T 1 7 P.M., OCT. 1, E M O N B E A C H EMON BEACH THE MOBILE KITCHEN returns with the ‘Prince and the Pauper,’ at 7 p.m., Oct. 14, at Emon Beach Pavilion. Chicken breast with steak, both marinated in pineapple juice, soy, ginger and spices. Includes shrimp cocktail, artisan breads, fresh asparagus, twice-baked potato and Sunrise cheesecake. Wine and beer served with dinner. $25 for non-meal card holders and $5 discount for meal card holders. Make reservations at Three Palms Snack Bar. NOTE: A previous ad for the Mobile Kitchen’s ‘Prince and the Pauper’ dinner stated the price for meal card holders was $5. It should have read a $5 discount for meal card holders. The Hourglass apologizes for any inconvenience.


Saturday, Sept. 16, 2006 The Kwajalein Hourglass 16 RTS WeatherTonight: Mostly clear with a slight chance for showers. Winds: NE-E at 5-10 knots. Sunday: Partly sunny with widely scattered showers. Winds: E-SE at 5-10 knots Monday: Mostly sunny with scattered showers. Winds: Light ENE-ESE. Tuesday: Mostly sunny with widely scattered showers. Winds: ENE-ESE at 5-10 knots. Annual rain total: 55.41 inches Annual deviation: -8.94 inchesCall 54700 for updated forecasts or visit Sun  Moon  Tides Sunrise/set Moonrise/set High tide Low tideSunday 6:39 a.m./6:48 p.m. 2:14 a.m./3:15 p.m. 1:13 a.m., 2.8’ 8:25 a.m., 0.7’ 2:35 p.m., 2.3’ 7:55 p.m., 1.1’ Monday 6:39 a.m./6:47 p.m. 3:07 a.m. /4:01 p.m. 2:13 a.m., 3.2’ 8:52 a.m., 0.4’ 2:56 p.m., 2.7’ 8:35 p.m., 0.7’ Tuesday 6:39 a.m./6:47 p.m. 3:57 a.m./4:43 p.m. 2:49 a.m., 3.6’ 9:15 a.m., 0.0’ 3:17 p.m., 3.2’ 9:05 p.m., 0.3’Wednesday 6:39 a.m./6:47 p.m. 4:44 a.m./5:22 p.m. 3:17a.m., 4.0’ 9:36 a.m., 0.2’ 3:38 p.m.,3.6’ 9:32 p.m., 0.1’ LETTER, from Page 2 RELIEF, from Page 2By volunteering to help, you have guaranteed another year of Cub Scouting on Kwaj and the unquanti able bene ts it will provide to our youth. Whether we have four or 400 scouts, a minimum number of parents must volunteer for scouts to run. Due to Kwaj’s high level of attrition and turnover, this number represents a 75 percent participation rate for our scout families. Their support is even more signi cant when you consider that many frivolous, but that’s just my opinion. Now here’s the part I dreaded. I knew that Katie’s room was on the second oor, and I had no idea how close we could get the car to the building. As it turned out, we had one carload and one small truckload. No kidding. So, I’m thinking, “How many trips will I need to take to get all this stuff into her room?” She even bought a really nice papa san chair which looked really comfy in the store, but the whole time I’m wondering, “How’s that going to make it to her room?” When we pulled into campus we were greeted by the Reserve Of cer Training Corps in uniform, a real military operation. I wasn’t sure if that was a comfort or a concern. After some in-processing we were directed to the dorms. I saw a long line of cars surrounded by students. My throat tightened, my legs worried, and my back wasn’t sure what abuse was about to begin. As we made our way to the head of the line, a Florida Institute of Technology fraternity brother looked at me and said, “What room?” I wasn’t sure what he meant. Did he already have designs on my daughter? Soon, the truck was swarmed with like-minded men. Finally, I blurted out, “Wood Hall, room 209 west.” I didn’t even have time to get out. I looked behind, and all of our hard fought purchases had vanished. Gone. The nice gentleman at the window said, “We’ll put everything in her room; you can park across the street.” I couldn’t believe it. My moment of panic was completely unwarranted. I parked the car and walked back to the dorm and said to myself, “I love this school!”It’s such a relief every now and then to be surprised by the good. I think we live a lot of our lives expecting the unexpectedly bad. That’s too bad. It sure would be fun to live expecting the unexpectedly good. I guess to make that a reality I need to be the next person to transform someone’s worry into relief that leads to joy. If we all get in on the act, someone might be heard to say, “I love this place.” Soccer schedule, standings For more information on sports schedules, call 53331Men’s A One Talk................................................................................................2 1 1 Fish........................................................................................................2 2 0 Spartans I.............................................................................................2 1 0 Locals....................................................................................................0 2 1 Men’s B Spartans II............................................................................................3 0 0 MI High School ....................................................................................1 2 0 Ebeye Public........................................................................................0 2 0 Women’s Strikers..................................................................................................3 0 0 Spartans I.............................................................................................2 0 1 Kick Back............................................................................................. 1 2 0 T’N’T Girls.............................................................................................0 1 1 Spartans II............................................................................................0 3 0Tuesday 6 p.m..............................................Women’s Spartans II vs. Kick Back 7:30 p.m.............................................Women’s -T’N’T Girls vs. StrikersWednesday 5:15 p.m.....................................Men’s B Ebeye Public vs. Spartans II 6:45 p.m...............................................Men’s A OneTalk vs. Spartans I 8 p.m................................................................Men’s A Locals vs. FishThursday 6 p.m.............................................Women’s T’N’T Girls vs. Spartans II 7:30 p.m............................................Women’s Strikers vs. Spartans IFriday 5:15 p.m..............................Men’s B MI High School vs. Ebeye Public 6:45 p.m.....................................................Men’s A OneTalk vs. Locals 8 p.m..........................................................Men’s A Spartans I vs. FishSaturday 5:15 p.m..........................Mixed Spartans II Girls vs. Spartans II Boysof these people also pull double duty in the PTO, athletic teams, church and other organizations listed above. On behalf of our children, this community, and the future community built by your efforts, thank you, thank you, thank you. Your time, energy and passion will be an inspiration for our children and contribute to a lifetime of goodwill for the future of our world. I am honored to be your neighbor. — Rob Gray