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The Kwajalein Hourglass Wednesday, March 14, 2007 T e s s a T h i m s e n l e f t a n d H a l e y N a s t r e h e a r s e b a c k s t a g e p r i o r t o t h e i r p e r f o r m a n c e Tessa Thimsen, left, and Haley Nast rehearse back stage prior to their performance a t t h e K a l e i d o s c o p e o f M u s i c M o n d a y n i g h t i n t h e m u l t i p u r p o s e r o o m at the Kaleidoscope of Music Monday night in the multi-purpose room. F o r m o r e o n K a l e i d o s c o p e o f M u i s c s e e P a g e 4 For more on Kaleidoscope of Muisc, see Page 4. ( P h o t o b y N e l l D r u m h e l l e r ) (Photo by Nell Drumheller) www.smdc.army.mil/KWAJ/Hourglass/hourglass.html

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Wednesday, March 14, 2007 The Kwajalein Hourglass 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: hourglass@kls.usaka.smdc.army.milCommanding Of cer......Col. Stevenson Reed Public Affairs Of cer......................Sandy Miller Editor......................................Nell Drumheller Graphics Designer..........................Dan Adler Reporter ............................................JJ Klein Distribution..................................C.J. Kemem2 COMMENTARY See VETERANS, Page 6Thanks for Amazing Race L e t t e r t o t h e e d i t o r Letter to the editor Veterans only ask for what their country promised To Jim Stepchew and his board for a wonderful evening at the Commodore’s Ball. The decorations were pretty, the food was good and the band rocked. Thanks to all the amazing people who contributed to make the Senior High Fellowship’s Amazing Race a success. We especially want to thank all the volunteers who helped plan and monitor all the race events. A special thanks goes to Community Activities for its signi cant contributions, the Kwajalein Running Club for use of its signs and Wendy Peacock, Lora Kendrick and AnnElise My father didn’t talk much about World War II. Only occassionally would he let slip any memories. I guess he, like most of the men who lived through the war, just buried it deep inside. I do remember him saying that before he shipped out to the battle elds of Europe that any man in a military uniform was treated like a hero in the states. People would buy dinners, theater tickets and drinks for Soldiers, Sailors and Marines. And the women, well . .they were ‘ irtatious.’ But then the war ended and millions of men returned home. There were some parades, some pats on the back, some ‘well dones,’ but those men returning home weren’t special anymore. My father said he knew he wasn’t any big deal the rst time he looked for a job after getting out of the Army. The guy doing the hiring had no doubt spent the whole war keeping his rear end in his comfortable of ce chair. He had been warm and cozy and well fed while my father and millions like him had fought, bled and died in freezing cold and unbearable heat and ate cold rations. The man in the chair had never seen friends blown apart. He had never heard wounded screaming. He had never known what it was like to be too scared to move, but moved anyway because not to move was to die. He had never looked down the sight of a ri e and pulled the trigger to kill a man. But, that made no difference at all. The man in the chair held the power. The man said no to my father, who had literally begged for the job, and as my father was leaving, the man said “Hey, thanks for serving.” Yeah, thanks for serving. I can still recall how appalled I was as a youngster when I read in my school history book about the ‘bonus army’ during the Great Depression. In May of 1932, during the Depression, jobless veterans of World War I gathered in Washington, D.C. to ask for early payment on bonuses Congress had promised to them for their service in the war. They were out of work, out of luck, out of money and out of hope. They were desperate and only wanted what the country had promised them. The gathering eventually numbered some 20,000 veterans who set up camps near the capitol to lobby and protest to Congress. The government looked upon them as agitators and communists. Eventually, Army troops and cavalry led by Gen. Douglass MacArther began pushing the veterans out and destroying their camps. Hundreds of the vets were injured by gas, clubs, bayonets and sabers. The troops reached the main camp and burned everything in it. The New York Times described ‘a pitiful stream of refugee veterans of the World War walking out of their camps, going they knew not where.’ Yeah, thanks for serving. How many saw the movie, Born On the Fourth of July ? A true story, it tells the tale of a Marine, Ron Kovic, who was wounded and became a paraplegic in the Vietnam War. The movie recounts his ordeal in the Veterans Administration Hospital he was in. It tells of rats and roaches. It tells of unfeeling, See RACE, Page 6

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The Kwajalein Hourglass Wednesday, March 14, 2007 3Skate park vandalism causes $4,000 in damage JJ KleinReporterA string of vandalism incidents at the skate park by island youth is under investigation by the Kwajalein Police Department. KPD suspects elementary school-age children of marking up concrete ooring and skate ramps with graf ti that includes the names of the culprits and explicit language. “The vandalism at the skate park was in the form of graf ti. The graf ti consisted of love notes, obscene language and pictures and names of individuals. The graf ti was written using a wax substance that soaked into the composite material,” Bryan Mesey, Investigator for KPD, said. “I found a small amount of graf ti around the end of January during a safety inspection. I don’t really know how long it had been there,” said Mandie Morris, Kwajalein Range Services Pools and Beaches coordinator. “But in the last month, I would say the amount of vandalism has tripled.” Mid-February “there was an incident where one of the quarter pipes and one whole side of the half pipe were graf tied,” Morris continued. “The half pipe contained some pretty graphic profanity.” The skate park ramps are constructed of a composite material meant to withstand cleansers, solvents and the weather, according to True Ride, Inc., the company that built the Kwajalein park. Unfortunately the culprits used a wax substance that melted leaving oily stains that soaked into the composite material. Skateboarders and rollerbladers told Morris it is dif cult to perform tricks when they “hit a big oily spot on the ramp.” “The crime in itself is very serious. The amount of property damage classi es this crime as a felony valued at several thousands of dollars,” Mesey said of the vandalism. He added that the investigation began Feb. 27 and is ongoing. Community Activities of ce estimates the cost to repair/replace the damage close to $4,000. Morris and Community Activities workers spent Wednesday trying to sand down the ramp scribbled with foul language or cover up the destruction without much success. They are working hard to make the park presentable for ShredFest, the skate park event scheduled for March 24. “Parents should be aware when sending children to the skate park that there is still some graf ti containing visible profanity,” cautioned Morris. “Community Activities has tried everything suggested by the manufacturer, but were still not able to completely remove the profanity.” The Community Activities of ce will not tolerate any destruction of property or graf ti at the park. If the vandalism does not end, Morris said the of ce will be forced to close the park. “I really would like to keep this park open. That is why I came up with the idea for ‘ShredFest.’ I wanted the kids out here to learn the safety, basics, and etiquette of skating,” Morris said. “It would be a shame if the park had to close because of poor choices by a few individuals.” KPD is trying to get to the bottom of the vandalism. “Several suspects have been identi ed and interviews are ongoing,” Mesey said. “The parents, thus far, have been very cooperative and understanding with the investigation.” Once it is determined who committed the vandalism, Col. Stevenson Reed, U.S. Army Kwajalein Atoll commander and the Juvenile Review Board will mete out the youths’ consequences. Mesey asked that any community members with information concerning the skate park vandalism contact KPD. He added that patrol will continue to watch the area. “I really would like to keep this park open. That is why I came up with the idea for ‘ShredFest.’ I wanted the kids out here to learn the safety, basics, and etiquette of skating. It would be a shame if the park had to close because of poor choices by a few individuals.” — Mandie Morris, Kwajalein Range Services Pools and Beaches coordinator The skate park vandalism includes obscenities written on the wood which has not been able to be removed completely and will cost $4,000 to repair or replace. (Photo by Elizabeth Davie)

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Wednesday, March 14, 2007 The Kwajalein Hourglass T 4 Local musical talent raises $4,000 for Yokwe Yuk Women’s Club student scholarship fund By Nell DrumhellerEditorThe 7th Annual Kaleidoscope of Music showcased community talent on Sunday and Monday evening and raised approximately $4,000 to support the Yokwe Yuk Women’s Club Scholarship Fund. With performances from classic piano recitals to locally written duets, the audiences on both nights had a chance to see some of their co-workers in a different light. Jennifer Aakre, a pianist, was the chairperson for this year’s event. “I kept turning it down as my schedule is so busy.” Aakre wears many hats in Kwajalein Range Services Food Services division, including recently taking on Quality Control responsibilities. “But there was talk of cancelling the event if nobody stepped up to be chairperson. I couldn’t let that happen. I think it’s an important event. So we made it work, busy schedule and all.” Musicians ranged from 8-year-old Alan Rosenthal, who started the nightly performances with a piano solo, to regulars Jim and Sarah Muhich performing original songs in a folk-music feel and young, old and in between on saxophones of all kinds in the sax ensemble. “The musicians are found by word of mouth and people that have performed in the past,” Aakre explained the audition process. “Also the community sees the advertising and they may call and say they would like to be involved.” No two years are the same, “The program is determined by what talent we have available. When it comes down to the actual line up, I just tried to mix it up a little,” Aakre said. Halfway through the show the audience had a chance to stand up, stretch their legs and ll their bellies while they feasted on baked goodies provided by the YYWC membership. “This year the crowds were smaller as the island is getting smaller. A large part of that was a $2,000 donation from the KAISC [Kwajalein Atoll International Sport shing Club],” Aakre said. Though the curtains have closed on this year’s Kaleidoscope, work behind the scenes continues. “It’s not over yet; now is the actual scholarship part. Kate Loller is in charge of the workings of the scholarships. She S o u n d Sound of M u s i c Music (Photos by Nell Drumheller)

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The Kwajalein Hourglass Wednesday, March 14, 2007 5 has a committee that will interview candidates and award the scholarships at graduation. The whole program is to raise money for the KHS senior scholarship fund.” Aakre added, “I don’t know if the audience is aware of all the time that goes into an event like this. The performers put a lot of practice into Kaleidoscope and are very serious about trying to give a great performance. And the nerves run wild on show nights.” She said the highlight of this year’s performance was seeing peoples’ passion for music and their willingness to give their time to a worthwhile program. “It takes a lot of people to make this event work,” Aakre said. “There are several little details I would iron out before next year. Nothing serious, just things you learn along the journey. And since the island is getting smaller, maybe change the event to a one night show,” she added.“I want to thank everyone that was involved with Kaleidoscope. There are so many people that helped, and I want them all to know how much they are appreciated! I learned things, I met new people, and lastly I want to congratulate the KHS senior class. They will be starting a new chapter in their lives after graduation, and that’s exciting,” she said. Alan Rosenthal performs Pastorale on piano. Homemade desserts were provided to residents who attended the event. “I don’t know if the audience is aware of all the time that goes into an event like this. The performers put a lot of practice into Kaleidoscope and are very serious about trying to give a great performance. And the nerves run wild on show nights.”— Jennifer Aakre, chairperson Act One • Alan Rosenthal on piano performing Pastorale and Gavotte • Jennifer Aakre on piano performing Military Polonaise • Jim and Sarah Muhich performing original compositions Sweet Little Love Song Type Thing and Drifting Off • Suza Goltz on piano accompanied by Emily Hendrix on clarinet performing Rhapsody in Blue • CJ Kemen on piano and singing For My Mamma • Noble Kaluhiokalani and Russell Beniamina perfoming as the Pure Aloha Band several selections • Keith Peacock on saxophone and Karen Pickler on piano performing Hornpipe and Russian Sailor’s Dance • Lani Brown on piano and singing, accompanied by Chi Chi Kemen on guitar, performing Better (written by Lani’s sister Jessie) • Livy Hoskins on piano performing Trois Gynope Kies and Styrian DanceAct Two • Greg Grundon, Renee Ray, vocals, accompanied on piano by LeAnn Parker performing Come What May • Sheri Howard, Becky Borders, Karla Long, vocalists, accompanied by Mike Tracy on guitar and Hayly Nast on ute, performing Autumn to May and California Dreamin’ • Emily Hendrix on clarinet and Karen Pickler on piano performing First Concerto in F Minor • Emily Hendrix, Livy Hoskins, Tessa Thimsen and Keith Peacock performing The Four Seasons • LeAnn Parker, on piano and singing, performing Summertime and Dream A Little Dream of Me • Suza Goltz on piano and singing, performing What Did I have I Don’t Have Now and Why Can’t You Behave • Kyle Mozley performing, with guitar, Collid e and Not Fire Not Ice • Keith Peacock, Melissa Peacock, Kevin McGrath, Linda Schuet, Dick Shields, Jon Mitchell and John Beckler as the Sax Ensemble performing It Don’t Mean A Thing ; Little Brown Jug and Cool Saints .

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Wednesday, March 14, 2007 The Kwajalein Hourglass 6 Reading to ChildrenVETERANS, from Page 2 uncaring orderlies and attendants. It recounts how a doctor who cared didn’t have the equipment he needed and had to jury rig a pump to stop an infection in Kovic’s paralyzed legs. It tells the tale of how he was ignored by the VA after he left the hospital. He went through hell. Kovic was just one of the more than 313,000 wounded from Vietnam. How many thousands of Vietnam vets applied to the VA for help after suffering the effects of Agent Orange, post traumatic stress disorder and other warrelated physical and mental problems? It took years for veterans to nally get any help or acknowledgment of their problems from the VA. By the time the VA conceded that Agent Orange was causing health problems, it was too late for veterans who had died. Many still suffer effects from it today and are battling to receive due compensation. By the time the government agreed that post traumatic stress disorder was for real, many veterans had taken their own lives or became alcoholics or drug users because they couldn’t get help. Even now, the VA intends to review more than 72,000 cases of post traumatic stress disorder in Vietnam vets for possible denial of continued payments. This would require veterans to prove their cases all over again. Senator Barak Obama has tried to get the VA to stop the review. He has said that veterans should not have to go through the emotionally painful process another time. According to the Honolulu Advertiser, in an article written by Dennis Camire, more than a quarter of veterans wait six months or longer for the VA to make a decision on their cases. For many veterans, this has led to bankruptcy and in some cases, homelessness. Testimony before Congress said some vets have died while their claims languished for years with the VA. Many veterans have written to their congressmen asking for help. They don’t know how they will survive until their claim is processed. As of March 3, according to the Advertiser article, the VA has more than 400,000 pending claims and those are increasing by an average of 29,000 for the years we’ve been in Iraq and Afghanistan. Many of these delays are caused by untrained VA staff and outmoded computer equipment. The number of claims is expected to rise over the next ve years because of the wars, so it’s expected to get worse, not better. Now comes the revelations about Walter Reed Hospital and the conditions in the outpatient wards. Can anyone say they’re really surprised? Oh, the politicians say they were surprised, but I’m talking about anyone who tells the truth. No, I think many of us were shocked and appalled to hear that news, but surprised? No, I don’t think so. I’ll bet there are millions of veterans who weren’t surprised at all. There are some good VA hospitals and doctors and nurses who provide wonderful care for veterans. But for the most part, the treatment of veterans has been sorely lacking for decades, and there is no excuse that could possibly be accepted for what some veterans have had to deal with. Some blame it on lack of money. How can money be an object when it comes to the men and women who gave their arms, legs, sight and mental health to serve our country. Money? No excuse. Some blame bureaucracy. Well then, change the system. No, not an excuse. Yes, heads are rolling now, congressmen and citizens are angry and things are being ‘ xed.’ But things in the VA have been ‘ xed’ before when outrage arose over treatment of vets, and as soon as people’s attention was focused elsewhere, things slowly slid back to being ‘un xed.’ Hopfefully, that won’t be the case this time. The men and women who need the VA, the government, and the support of the American people didn’t come up with excuses not to serve and sacri ce. Our country shouldn’t come up with excuses not to take care of them when they need it. There are more than 23 million veterans in America today. I bet most of them never ask for anything. But if they do ask, like the World War I vets before them, they only ask for what their country promised for their service and sacri ce. They should be able to get it without ghting another battle. Peterson for making the T-shirts. We couldn’t have managed without our trouble-shooter, Jeff Childers. Thanks to those who helped make the signs, loaned their bikes and provided food for the cookout. Thanks to JJ Klein for her coverage of the event in the Hourglass and to our wonderfully supportive community. Finally, thanks to the senior high youth who participated with such positive energy and teamwork. We love you. — John and Karen PicklerRACE, from Page 2 Members of the community are invited to take a few minutes out of their work days to read to elementary students at the George Seitz Elementary School. Col. Stevenson Reed, U.S. Army Kwajalein Atoll commander, reads to Ruthie Long, 7, BJ Larson, 8, and Will Weatherford, 7, from Cheryl Delong’s 2nd Grade class on Friday. He also read to third grade students in Janice Riordan’s class. Both classes welcomed the colonel by dressing in military-type clothing. For more information on the community reading program, call Deanna Cain, 53601 or e-mail her at Caind@kwajalein-school.com.

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The Kwajalein Hourglass Wednesday, March 14, 2007Thursday7All programming is subject to change without notice TimeChannel 14 AFN News Channel 17 AFN Prime Channel 20 AFN Spectrum Channel 23 AFN Movies Channel 26 AFN Family Channel 29 AFN Sports Channel 35 AFN Direct to Sailors TimemidnightToday The Late ShowLate Night withMovie: Kim PossibleCollege GameNightLaw & Ordermidnight 12:30 a.m.Late Late Show Conan OÂ’Brien Finding Forrester The Proud FamilyNFL Live 12:30 a.m. 1 a.m.CNN Newsroom with Craig Ferguson C.S.I.Movie: <:15>Zack & CodyCollege BasketballPaci c Report1 a.m. 1:30 a.m.Judge Judy Dracula: DarcyÂ’s Wild Life NCAA Tonight Show1:30 a.m. 2 a.m.CNN NewsroomThe DistrictThe Unit Dead and Loving It Everwood Tournament W/ Jay Leno2 a.m. 2:30 a.m. Late Show with2:30 a.m. 3 a.m.MSNBC LiveOprah Winfrey24Movie:Even StevensSportsCenter David Letterman3 a.m. 3:30 a.m.2 Fast 2 Furious Home ImprovementLate Late Show3:30 a.m. 4 a.m.Dr. Phil Show8 simple Rules MoeshaCollege GameNight w/ Craig Ferguson4 a.m. 4:30 a.m.The King of Queens DegrassiNFL LiveJudge Judy4:30 a.m. 5 a.m.MSNBC LiveCBS Evening NewsBreathing Space Movie: <:01> TeletubbiesCollege BasketballThe District5 a.m. 5:30 a.m.ESPNewsCaribbean Workout Blue Crush Barney & Friends NCAA 5:30 a.m. 6 a.m.Fox News LiveTodayCreative Juice Sesame Street Tournament UFC Unleashed6 a.m. 6:30 a.m. DIY to the Rescue Press Conference 6:30 a.m. 7 a.m.Studio B withGood EatsThe EntertainersBear in the Big BlueThe Hot ListThe Black Carpet7 a.m. 7:30 a.m.Sheppard Smith UnwrappedBlueÂ’s CluesCribs7:30 a.m. 8 a.m.The Situation RoomSesame Street30 Minute MealsBehind the ScenesDora the ExplorerNFL LiveThe Final Score8 a.m. 8:30 a.m.Food 911E.T.Go, Diego, Go!Jim RomeHeadline News8:30 a.m. 9 a.m.The Situation RoomThe ViewThat 70Â’s ShowMovie: Connie the CowAround the HornGood Morning9 a.m. 9:30 a.m.That 70Â’s Show Sweet Dreams Miss SpiderÂ’s...PTI America9:30 a.m. 10 a.m.Around the ServicesDr. PhilOne Tree Hill FranklinSportsCenter10 a.m. 10:30 a.m.NBC Nightly NewsMovie: <:44> Reading Rainbow 10:30 a.m. 11 a.m.ABC World NewsLaw & OrderE! News Live/ The Full Monty Miss SpiderCollege BasketballLate Night with11 a.m. 11:30 a.m.CBS Evening News Daily 10 Connie the Cow NIT Conan OÂ’Brien11:30 a.m. noonCountdown withAccess HollywoodBlind DateGo, Diego, Go! South Alabama American Idolnoon 12:30 p.m.Keith Olbermann Judge JudyFriendsEbert & RoeperDora the Explorer vs. Syracuse 12:30 p.m. 1 p.m.Hannity & ColmesGuiding LightThe Cosby ShowMovie:BlueÂ’s CluesNBA 1 p.m. 1:30 p.m.Mad About You Nine Months Bear in the Big Blue Suns1:30 p.m. 2 p.m.Lou Dobbs TonightGeneral HospitalEmeril Live Sesame Street at Law & Order2 p.m. 2:30 p.m. Movie: <:58> Mavericks2:30 p.m. 3 p.m.News Hour withPassionsFantasy Camp Predator Funniest Videos Access Hollywood3 p.m. 3:30 p.m.Jim Lehrer ThatÂ’s Clever Funniest AnimalsSportsCenterJudge Judy3:30 p.m. 4 p.m.Special Report withOprah WinfreyThe West Wing PokemonThe Cosby Show4 p.m. 4:30 p.m.Brit Hume Yu-Gi-Oh!Mad About You4:30 p.m. 5 p.m.Your World withWheel of FortuneHome ImprovementTrue HollywoodSpongeBobCollege GameNightEmeril Live5 p.m. 5:30 p.m.Neil Cavuto JeopardyHome Improvement Story Fairly OddparentsNFL Live5:30 p.m. 6 p.m.World News NowHeadline NewsSeinfeldCinema SecretsKim PossibleSportsCenterX-Play6 p.m. 6:30 p.m.ATS/Regional NewsKing of the HillE.T. The Proud FamilyCheat6:30 p.m. 7 p.m.<:15> Paci c ReportAll of UsAmerican IdolMovie:UnfabulousNBAThe Big Ten7 p.m. 7:30 p.m.Tavis SmileyEve Runaway Jury Zoey 101 Suns7:30 p.m. 8 p.m.Business Report1 vs. 100 Gilmore Girls at Wheel of Fortune8 p.m. 8:30 p.m.Nightline Mavericks Jeopardy8:30 p.m. 9 p.m.Hardball with Law & OrderMen in TreesMovie: <:15>Even StevensSportsCenterThe Daily Show9 p.m. 9:30 p.m.Chris Matthews I Spy Home ImprovementColbert Report9:30 p.m. 10 p.m.OÂ’Reilly FactorHeadline News8 Simple Rules MoeshaCollege GameNight The Of ce 10 p.m. 10:30 p.m.Tonight ShowKing of Queens DegrassiNFL Live Two & a Half Men 10:30 p.m. 11 p.m.Today W/ Jay Leno The Daily ShowMovie: 7th HeavenESPNewsHouse11 p.m. 11:30 p.m.The Late ShowColbert Report Shakedown Path to the Draft11:30 p.m.

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Wednesday, March 14, 2007 The Kwajalein Hourglass 8FridayAll programming is subject to change without notice TimeChannel 14 AFN News Channel 17 AFN Prime Channel 20 AFN Spectrum Channel 23 AFN Movies Channel 26 AFN Family Channel 29 AFN Sports Channel 35 AFN Direct to Sailors TimemidnightTodayThe Late ShowLate Night withMovie: (Continued)Kim PossibleThe Sports ListC.S.I. midnight 12:30 a.m.Late Late Show w/ Conan OÂ’Brien Movie: <:48>The Proud Family12:30 a.m. 1 a.m.CNN Newsroom Craig Ferguson American Idol From Here To UnfabulousSportsCenterPaci c Report1 a.m. 1:30 a.m.Judge Judy Eternity Zoey 101Tonight Show1:30 a.m. 2 a.m.CNN NewsroomThe District Gilmore Girls SportsCenter U with Jay Leno2 a.m. 2:30 a.m. Late Show with2:30 a.m. 3 a.m.MSNBC LiveOprah WinfreyMen in TreesMovie:Even Stevens David Letterman3 a.m. 3:30 a.m. Runaway Jury Home ImprovementLate Late Show w/3:30 a.m. 4 a.m.Dr. Phil Show8 Simple Rules MoeshaCollege Basketball Craig Ferguson4 a.m. 4:30 a.m.King of Queens DegrassiNCAA ChampionshipJudge Judy4:30 a.m. 5 a.m.MSNBC LiveCBS Evening NewsBreathing SpaceMovie: <:15>Teletubbies First Round The District5 a.m. 5:30 a.m.ESPNewsCaribbean Workout I Spy Barney & Friends Teams TBD5:30 a.m. 6 a.m.Fox News LiveTodayCreative Juice Sesame StreetOprah Winfrey6 a.m. 6:30 a.m. DIY to the RescueCollege Basketball6:30 a.m. 7 a.m.Studio B withGood EatsTrue HollywoodBear in the Big BlueNCAA ChampionshipDr. Phil7 a.m. 7:30 a.m.Sheppard Smith Unwrapped Story BlueÂ’s Clues First Round7:30 a.m. 8 a.m.The Situation RoomSesame Street30 Minute MealsCinema SecretsDora the Explorer Teams TBD The Final Score8 a.m. 8:30 a.m.Tasty TravelsE.T.Go, Diego, Go!Headline News8:30 a.m. 9 a.m.The Situation RoomThe ViewThat 70Â’s ShowMovie: The WigglesESPNewsGood Morning9 a.m. 9:30 a.m.That 70Â’s Show Danger Island Higglytown Heroes America9:30 a.m. 10 a.m.Around the ServicesDr. Phil ShowOne Tree Hill Franklin 10 a.m. 10:30 a.m.NBC Nightly NewsMovie: <:45> Reading Rainbow10:30 a.m. 11 a.m.ABC World NewsLaw & OrderE! News Live/ The Mexican Higglytown HeroesCollege BasketballLate Night with11 a.m. 11:30 a.m.CBS Evening News Daily 10 The WigglesNCAA ChampionshipConan OÂ’Brien11:30 a.m. noonCountdown withAccess HollywoodBlind DateGo, Diego, Go! First RoundAmerican Idolnoon 12:30 p.m.Keith Olbermann Judge JudyFriends Dora the Explorer Teams TBD College Basketball12:30 p.m. 1 p.m.Hannity & ColmesGuiding LightThe Cosby ShowMovie: BlueÂ’s CluesNCAA Championship1 p.m. 1:30 p.m.Mad About You Places in the Heart Bear in the Big BlueCollege Basketball First Round1:30 p.m. 2 p.m.Lou Dobbs TonightGeneral HospitalEmeril Live Sesame StreetNCAA ChampionshipTeams TBD2 p.m. 2:30 p.m. First Round (JIP)2:30 p.m. 3 p.m.News Hour withPassionsDesign on a DimeMovie: <:12>Funniest Videos Teams TBD 3 p.m. 3:30 p.m.Jim Lehrer Style Star WayneÂ’s World Funniest Animals 3:30 p.m. 4 p.m.Special Report withOprah WinfreyThe West Wing PokemonSportsCenterThe Cosby Show4 p.m. 4:30 p.m.Brit Hume Yu-Gi-Oh!Mad About You4:30 p.m. 5 p.m.Your World withWheel of FortuneHome ImprovementThe DirectorsSpongeBobCollege GameDayEmeril Live5 p.m. 5:30 p.m.Neil Cavuto JeopardyHome Improvement Philip Kaufman Fairly Oddparents Scoreboard5:30 p.m. 6 p.m.World News NowHeadline NewsSeinfeldEbert & RoeperKim PossibleSportsCenterX-Play6 p.m. 6:30 p.m.ATS/Regional NewsKing of the HillE.T.The Proud FamilyCheat6:30 p.m. 7 p.m.<:15> Paci c ReportThe Of ce/ (:25) 2 & a Half Men American IdolMovie:ThatÂ’s So RavenCollege BasketballThe Big Ten7 p.m. 7:30 p.m.Tavis Smiley Window on the Atoll (7:50) My Name is EarlMystic River Phil of the FutureNCAA Championship7:30 p.m. 8 p.m.Business ReportHouseAmericaÂ’s Next Veronica Mars First Round Wheel of Fortune8 p.m. 8:30 p.m.NightlineTop Model Teams TBD Jeopardy8:30 p.m. 9 p.m.Hardball with C.S.I. Lost Even StevensThe Daily Show9 p.m. 9:30 p.m.Chris Matthews Movie: <:38>Home ImprovementCollege BasketballColbert Report9:30 p.m. 10 p.m.OÂ’Reilly FactorHeadline News 8 Simple Rules Rush Hour 2 MoeshaNCAA ChampionshipDeal or No Deal10 p.m. 10:30 p.m.Tonight ShowKing of Queens Degrassi First Round10:30 p.m. 11 p.m.Today W/ Jay Leno The Daily ShowMovie: <:22> 7th Heaven Teams TBD The Biggest Loser11 p.m. 11:30 p.m.The Late ShowColbert Report The Godfather 311:30 p.m.

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The Kwajalein Hourglass Wednesday, March 14, 2007 9All programming is subject to change without noticeSaturday TimeChannel 14 AFN News Channel 17 AFN Prime Channel 20 AFN Spectrum Channel 23 AFN Movies Channel 26 AFN Family Channel 29 AFN Sports Channel 35 AFN Direct to Sailors TimemidnightTodayThe Late ShowLate Night withMovie: (Continued)Kim PossibleCollege GameDayThe Biggest Losermidnight 12:30 a.m.Late Late Show w/ Conan OÂ’Brien The Godfather 3 The Proud Family Scoreboard12:30 a.m. 1 a.m.CNN Newsroom Craig FergusonAmerican Idol ThatÂ’s So RavenSportsCenterPaci c Report1 a.m. 1:30 a.m.Judge JudyMy Name is Earl Phil of the FutureTonight Show1:30 a.m. 2 a.m.CNN NewsroomThe DistrictAmericaÂ’s Next Veronica Mars SportsCenter U with Jay Leno2 a.m. 2:30 a.m.Top ModelMovie: <:38>Late Show with2:30 a.m. 3 a.m.MSNBC LiveOprah WinfreyLost Mystic River Even Stevens David Letterman3 a.m. 3:30 a.m. Home ImprovementLate Late Show w/3:30 a.m. 4 a.m.Dr. Phil Show8 Simple Rules MoeshaCollege Basketball Craig Ferguson4 a.m. 4:30 a.m.King of Queens DegrassiNCAA ChampionshipJudge Judy4:30 a.m. 5 a.m.MSNBC LiveCBS Evening NewsBreathing SpaceMovie: <:16>Teletubbies First Round The District5 a.m. 5:30 a.m.ESPNewsCaribben Workout Rush Hour 2 Barney & Friends Teams TBD5:30 a.m. 6 a.m.Fox News LiveTodayCreative Juice Sesame StreetOprah Winfrey6 a.m. 6:30 a.m. DIY to the Rescue College Basketball6:30 a.m. 7 a.m.Studio B withGood EatsThe DirectorsBear in the Big BlueNCAA ChampionshipDr. Phil7 a.m. 7:30 a.m.Sheppard Smith Unwrapped Philip Kaufman BlueÂ’s Clues First Round7:30 a.m. 8 a.m.The Situation RoomSesame Street30 Minute MealsEbert & RoeperDora the Explorer Teams TBD Good Morning8 a.m. 8:30 a.m.Easy EntertainigE.T.Go, Diego, Go! America 8:30 a.m. 9 a.m.The Situation RoomThe ViewThat 70Â’s ShowMovie: The Wonder PetsAround the Horn9 a.m. 9:30 a.m.That 70Â’s Show Dr. Quinn, Medicine Little Einsteins PTI9:30 a.m. 10 a.m.Around the ServicesDr. Phil ShowOne Tree Hill Woman: The Movie FranklinSportsCenterExtreme Homes10 a.m. 10:30 a.m.NBC Nightly News Movie: <:45> Reading RainbowDesigned to Sell10:30 a.m. 11 a.m.ABC World NewsLaw & OrderE! News Live/ Mr. HollandÂ’s Opus Little EinsteinsCollege BasketballCollege Basketball11 a.m. 11:30 a.m.CBS Evening News Daily 10 The Wonder PetsNCAA ChampionshipNCAA Championship11:30 a.m. noonCountdown withWindow on the AtollBlind DateGo, Diego, Go! First RoundFirst Roundnoon 12:30 p.m.Keith Olbermann Judge JudyFriends Dora the Explorer Teams TBDTeams TBD12:30 p.m. 1 p.m.Hannity & ColmesGuiding LightThe Cosby ShowMovie:BlueÂ’s Clues1 p.m. 1:30 p.m.Mad About You The Wedding Bear in the Big BlueCollege BasketballCollege Basketball1:30 p.m. 2 p.m.Lou Dobbs TonightGeneral HospitalEmeril Live Singer Sesame StreetNCAA ChampionshipNCAA Championship2 p.m. 2:30 p.m. Movie: <:51> First RoundFirst Round2:30 p.m. 3 p.m.News Hour withPassionsDecorating Cents Speed Funniest Videos Teams TBDTeams TBD3 p.m. 3:30 p.m.Jim Lehrer The Look for Less Funniest Animals3:30 p.m. 4 p.m.Special Report withOprah WinfreyThe West WingPokemonSportsCenterAmerican Chopper4 p.m. 4:30 p.m.Brit Hume Yu-Gi-Oh! 4:30 p.m. 5 p.m.Your World withWheel of FortuneHome ImprovementInside the ActorÂ’s...SpongeBobCollege GameDayAccess Hollywood5 p.m. 5:30 p.m.Neil Cavuto JeopardyHome Improvement Don Cheadle Fairly Oddparents Scoreboard Weekend5:30 p.m. 6 p.m.World News NowHeadline NewsSeinfeldMovies 101Kim PossibleSportsCenterNanny 9116 p.m. 6:30 p.m.ATS/Regional NewsKing of the HillE.T.The Proud Family6:30 p.m. 7 p.m.<:15> Paci c ReportDeal or No DealAmericaÂ’s Most Movie:Fairly OddparentsCollege BasketballThe 44007 p.m. 7:30 p.m.Tavis Smiley Wanted The RundownGrowing Up CreepieNCAA Championship7:30 p.m. 8 p.m.Business ReportThe Biggest LoserFriends ArchieÂ’s Mysteries First Round Rockstar: INXS8 p.m. 8:30 p.m.NightlineFriends Movie: <:45>NedÂ’s Declassi ed Teams TBD The Simpsons8:30 p.m. 9 p.m.Hardball with The Biggest LoserGreyÂ’s Anatomy Mission Impossible Drake & JoshHeadline News9 p.m. 9:30 p.m.Chris Matthews II TainaCollege BasketballNavy/Marine Corps 9:30 p.m. 10 p.m.OÂ’Reilly FactorHeadline News 8 Simple Rules Made!NCAA ChampionshipMonk10 p.m. 10:30 p.m.Tonight ShowThe King of Queens First Round 10:30 p.m. 11 p.m.Today W/ Jay Leno The Daily Show Movie: 7th Heaven Teams TBD Psych11 p.m. 11:30 p.m.The Late ShowColbert Report Boyz N The Hood 11:30 p.m.

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Wednesday, March 14, 2007 The Kwajalein Hourglass 10 HELP WANTED KRS has the following job openings. For contract hire positions, call Dennis Lovin, 256-890-8710. For all others, call Jack Riordan, 55154. Full job descriptions and requirements for contract openings are located online at www.krsjv.com. Job descriptions for other openings are located 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, 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. BEAUTICIAN, casual position, HR Req. K031351. BINGO CALLER, two casual positions, HR Reqs. K031423 and K031424. CARPENTER III, HR Req. K031436. Skilled, experienced journeyman carpenter for complex construction requirements. ELECTRICIAN I, Kwajalein Operations, full-time, HR Req. K031092. PAINTER II, Roi Paint Shop, full time, HR Req. K031390. Enniburr residents apply to Floyd Corder. STOCK CLERK, Gimbel’s, casual, HR Req. K031339. Enniburr residents apply to Annemarie Jones, Gimbel’s manager. SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS, Education Department, HR. Req. K031285. TECHNICAL LIBRARIAN, Engineering and Planning Department, Strong administrative assistant and librarian experience required, HR Req. K031385. KRS CONTRACT POSITIONS (A) accompanied (U) unaccompanied ACCOUNTANT I, HR. Req. 031276. ACCOUNTANT II, HR Req. 031254. AIR-CONDITIONING TECHNICIAN III, two positions, HR Reqs. 031162. AIR-CONDITIONING TECNICIAN III, (U) HR Req. 031114. AIR-CONDITIONING LEAD TECHNICIAN, (U) HR Req. 031192. AIR-CONDITIONING TECHNICIAN IV, HR Req. 031154. ASSISTANT FIRE CHIEF, HR Req. 031184. AUTO BODY SHOP LEAD, (U) HR. Req. 030604. CALIBRATION TECHNICIAN II, HR Req. 031653. CAPTAIN, Fire Department, HR Req. 031060. CAPTAIN 100T, (U) HR Reg. 031126. CAPTAIN, 1,600T, (A) HR Req. 031280. CARPENTER LEAD, HR Req. 031214. COMMUNICATIONS TECHNICIAN, HR Req. 031437. COMMUNICATIONS TECHNICIAN II, HR Req. 031683. COMMUNICATIONS TECHNICIAN III, three positions, HR Reqs. 031029, 031565 and 031803. COMPUTER TECHNICIAN II, HR Req. 031617. CONTRACTS MANAGER, HR Req. 031164. CONTRACTS PURCHASES SPECIALIST, HR Req. 031525. CONTRACTS PURCHASES SPECIALIST, Richmond hire, HR Req. 031759. DESIGNER/PLANNER III, (U) HR Req. 031256. DESIGNER/PLANNER IV, two positions, (U) HR Req. 031170 and 031170. DESKTOP ANALYST II, two positions, HR Reqs. 031759 and 031769. ELECTRICIAN II, two positions, (U) HR Reqs. 031116 and 031224. ELECTRICIAN II, Kwaj Power Plant, (U) HR Req. 030876. ELECTRICIAN II, Roi Power Plant, (U) HR Req. 031224. ELECTRICIAN III, HR Req. 031210. ELECTRICIAN III, Roi Power Plant, two positions, HR Reqs. 031104 and 031210. ELECTRICIAN IV, generators, (U) HR Req. 031152. ELECTRICAN IV, (U) HR Req. 031248. ELECTRICIAN LEAD, Meck Island, (U) HR Req. 031040. ELECTRONICS TECHNICIAN I, two positions, HR Reqs. 031563 and 031719. ELECTRONICS TECHNICIAN II, four positions, HR Reqs. 030817, 031495, 031605 and 031607. ELECTRONICS TECHNICIAN III, three positions, HR Reqs. 031561, 031527 and 031689. ELECTRONICS TECHNICIAN III – ALTAIR, HR Req. 030669 (Roi-Namur). EMERGENCY VEHICLE TECHNICIAN III, HR Req. 031032. FACILITIES ENGINEER IV, master scheduler, (U) HR Req. 031240. FIELD ENGINEER I, two positions, HR Reqs. 031189 and 031729. FIELD ENGINEER II, eight positions, HR Reqs. 031315, 031157, 031373, 031511, 031559, 031148, 031725 and 031753. FIELD ENGINEER II, Roi-Namur, HR Req. 030741. FIELD ENGINEER II, TRADEX, HR Req. 031245 (RoiNamur). FIRE CHIEF, (A) HR Req. 031184. FIRE INSPECTOR, (U) HR Req. 031188. FIRE SYSTEMS TECHNICIAN III, two positions, (U) HR Reqs. 030972 and 031182. FIREFIGHTER, six positions, HR Reqs. 031054, 031056, 031124, 031142, 031096 and 031270. FIREFIGHTER/EMT, two positions, (U) HR Reqs. 031138 and 031140. FIREFIGHTER/EMT, Roi-Namur, (U) HR Req. 031278. HARDWARE ENGINEER, HR Req. 031687. HARDWARE ENGINEER III, three positions, HR Reqs. 031493, 031665 and 031723. HAZMAT SPECIALIST II, HR Req. 031108. HEAVY EQUIPMENT MECANIC III, two positions, (U) HR Reqs. 030376 and 030912. INVENTORY CONTROL SPECIALIST, Huntsville, HR Req. 031264. LEAD WELDER, Metal Shop, (U) HR Req. 031198. LIQUID SYSTEMS MECHANIC I, (U) HR Req. 030430. LIQUID SYSTEMS MECHANIC III, (U) HR 031000. MAINTENANCE SPECIALIST, two positions, (U) HR Req. 030871 and 031250. MANAGER, ENGINEERING AND PLANNING, (A) HR Req. 031262. MATE, 1,600T, (U) HR 031066. MATERIAL HANDLER II, HR 031621. MECHANIC III, ve positions, HR Reqs. 031000, 031102, 031238, 031286 and 031228. MECHANIC III, generators, (U), HR Req. 031102. MECHANIC III, Kwaj Power Plant, (U) HR Req. 031260. MECHANIC III, Meck Power Plant, (U) HR Req. 031289.MECHANIC IV, HR Req. 030966. MECHANIC IV, Metal Shop, (U) HR Req. 031246. MECHANIC IV, Roi Power Plant, (U) HR Req. 030966. MECHANIC HEAVY EQUIPMENT III, four positions, HR Reqs. 030376, 030862, 030912 and 030506. MEDICAL BILLING SPECIALIST, HR Req. 031775. MISSION SUPPORT COORDINATOR, HR Req. 031232. NETWORK ENGINEER II–MO, HR Req. 031227. OPERATIONS TEST DIRECTOR, HR Req. 031485. OPTICS TECHNICIAN III, HR Req. 031595. PIPEFITTER/WELDER, Marine Department, (U) HR Req. 030986. PLUMBER/PIPEFITTER IV, HR Req. 031168. PORT ENGINEER, (A) HR Req. 031244. POWER PLANT ELECTRICIAN II, Roi power plant, HR Req. 031220. PORT AGENT, HR Req. 031234. PROGRAMMER, HR Req. 031067. PROJECT CONTROLS ENGINEER III, HR Req. 031252. PROJECT CONTROLS ENGINEER IV, two positions, HR Reqs. 031781 and 031783. QUALITY ASSURANCE SPECIALIST II, HR Req. 031230. RECREATION SPECIALIST, HR Req. 031773. REGISTERED NURSE, three positions, HR Reqs. 031635, 031637 and 031597. REPORTER, Kwajalein Hourglass HR Req. 031791. RF SAFETY SPECIALIST/FIELD ENGINEER II, HR Req. 031147. SERVER ADMINISTRATOR I, HR Req. 031631. SERVER ADMINISTRATOR II, HR Req. 031557. SMALL BOAT MARINA LEAD, HR Req. 031801. SHEETMETAL WORKER, Roi, (U) HR Req. 031064. SHEETMETAL WORKER, Metal Shop, (U) two positions, HR Reqs. 031202 and 030322. SHIPWRIGHT LEAD, (U) HR Req. 031214. SUPERVISOR BODY SHOP/LIGHT VEHICLE MAINTENANCE, (A) HR Req. 031196. SUPERVISOR KWAJALEIN HOUSING SUPPORT, HR Req. 031266. SUPERVISOR PROJECT CONTROLS ENGINEER II, HR Req. 031785. SUPERVISOR SERVER ADMINISTRATOR, HR Req. 031629. SOFTWARE ENGINEER II. CONUS-Lexington, HR Req. 031175.

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The Kwajalein Hourglass Wednesday, March 14, 2007 11 SOFTWARE ENGINEER IV, HR Req. 031751. SYSTEMS ENGINEER III, three positions, HR Reqs. 031481, 031483 and 031799. SYSTEMS ENGINEER IV, three positions, HR. Reqs. 031555, 031797 and 031749. TECHNICAL WRITER III, HR Req. 031805. TELEPHONE TECHNICIAN III, HR Req. 030965. TIRE TECHNICIAN LEAD, (U) HR Req. 031126. TRAINING COORDINATOR II, HR 031663. WAREHOUSING MANAGER, HR Req. 031258. WAREHOUSE PROJECT SPECIALIST, HR Req. 031222. WAREHOUSEMAN II/SHIPPING AND RECEIVING CLERK, CONUS-Richmond, HR Req. 030843. WATER PLANT OPERATOR III, HR Req. 031200. WELDER IV, Metal Shop, (U) HR Req. 030834. WANTEDHOUSE-SITTING for visiting family July 7-16. Call Mike or Sandy, 58990 or 54152. PENN SENATOR 14/0 reel, to buy. Call 55464 and leave a message. CAT LOVER to take care cat while owner is off island. Cat is declawed in front and good with children and wellbehaved dogs. He has references. Call 53270. COWBOY BOOTS with leather soles for dancing, street shoe size men’s 8 and women’s 8-9. Call 52502, before 9:30 p.m. LOSTBLACK COWBOY hat. Call 52034. PIANO PERFORMANCE book level I in the multipurpose room on March 1. First page has the name Angela Ngo on it. Call 54534. SUNGLASSES, black Arnettes with white ‘A’ on the sides. Call Brianne, 52279. FOUND DIVE WEIGHTS in water near Emon Beach dive shack. Call 52517. GIVEAWAYBEIGE CARPET, 9-foot by 12-foot, you remove it. Call 54421, days, or 59801, after 5 p.m. PATIO SALESSATURDAY, 8-10 a.m., Quarters 133-B (in rear). No early birds. SATURDAY, 12:30-6 p.m., Quarters 464-A. PCS sale. Clothing, shoes, toys, plants, appliances. No early birds. SATURDAY, 3-6 p.m., Quarters 124-B (in back). Silk owers, bookshelf, household decorations, clothes, T-shirts, plants, shoes, pillows, Oster kitchen center, hardware, cassette tapes, bowling ball with shoes and bag and 40-gallon aquarium. FOR SALEFISHER PRICE crib/toddler combo bed, white, no mattress, $70 and white changing table with shelves and two wicker baskets, $40. Call 54676, after 5 p.m. KENMORE DISHWASHER, $200; Sanyo refrigerator, $150; GE 700-watt microphone, $35; Pfalzgraf service for eight, $35; 12 wine glasses, six red, four utes, $2 each or $40 for all and three non-matching luggage pieces, $20 each. Call 54691, after 5 p.m., or anytime, weekends. TWO COMPLETE sets of dive gear including dive computers, one large and one medium, $250 for both. Call 58454, work, or 54784, home. COUCH AND CHAIR; small table with two chairs, good for children or projects; baby/toddler travel backpack; baby bouncer; bathtub; clothes; bottles and liners. Call 55382, after 5 p.m. 1997 YAMAHA Waveblaster II 760, new cylinder headgasket and other work, runs great, starts every time, $2,500. Call 52366, after 5 p.m. PLAYSTATION GAMES: Tony Hawk’s Underground 2 remix Midnight Club 3, Dub edition and Untold Legends: Brotherhood of the Blade $20 each or $50 for all. Call Jarem, 54876. T-FAL two-slice toaster, $15; Panasonic VCR, $30; white halogen oor lamp, $20; George Foreman grill, $15; blue rocker/recliner, $40; Sauder DVD/CD storage unit, holds up to 288 DVD’s, $80; seasonal indoor/ outdoor doormats, $5 each and hand mixer $10. Call 54421, days, or 59801, after 5 p.m. POLYCRAFT OPEN BOAT, 14.1-meter/13.5-foot, seats four people maximum, includes 30 horsepower electric starter, Yamaha outboard and a 1.5 horsepower kicker motor, many extras including a full canopy, $5,000. Call 51161. REVERSE OSMOSIS water ltration system, installs under sink, $50. Call 54879. SUN FOUR-SPEED lowrider bike, black, can be seen in front of Coral Bachelor Quarters, $200 rm and hardside golf club travel carrying case, $75 rm. Call 53217. CANON ELAN IIe 35mm AF SLR camera body with user’s manual, strap and extra lm, $65; JVC super VHS compact camcorder with lots of tapes and accessories, $100; GRACO three-way Pack n Play with bassinet and changer, $30 and Ameda Purely Yours Breast Pump, used less than six times with bottles and extras, $50. Call 54520. HOBIE CAT, 16-foot, in launch area, blue hulls, new shrouds and trapeze wire set, $600 or best offer. Call Randy, 53643. COMMUNITY NOTICESKWAJALEIN SCUBA Club meeting will be 7 p.m., tonight, in the multi-purpose room. Dr. Bruce Wienke will speak on the reduced gradient bubble method dealing with dive computers. This meeting will serve as the required annual safety meeting and members may pay their annual dues. DURING VESSEL operations Thursday, the Supply and Marine Departments between 6th and 8th Streets and Supply and Marine road are closed to all unauthorized traf c including bikes and pedestrians. Observe all barricades and tape at these points. Questions? Call 52180/53444/53430. CHILD AND YOUTH Services is still looking for youth baseball coaches. A meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, in the elementary music room. Questions? Call Meghan, 53796. COME TO the Kwajalein High School engineering contest at 7 p.m., Friday in the multi-purpose room. The objective will be to design and build the lightest and strongest wooden bridge. Come cheer on our school’s young engineers. THERE IS still time to join the Majuro women’s exchange. The Majuro women’s clubs have invited Kwaj women to Majuro from Friday to Monday. Membership in Yokwe Yuk Women’s Club not required. Questions? Call Nicole Beall, 51279. GUY’S NIGHT at the Youth Center will be 6-8 p.m., Friday. The evening will include big screen video tournaments and building banana splits. SIGN-UPS FOR main basketball season are going on now through Friday. The managers’ meeting will be at 5:30 p.m., Friday, in the Library conference room in Building 805. You can register your team at the Community Activities Of ce in Building 805 during of ce hours. The registration fee is $150 per team. Questions? Call Billy, 53331. IN CELEBRATION of St. Patrick’s Day, Caf Paci c will offer traditional corned beef and cabbage, Irish lamb stew, soda bread, cloverleaf cookies and mint chocolate chip ice cream for lunch on Saturday. BASEBALL SEASON is just around the corner. Registration for youth in Grades K-6 runs through Saturday at the CYS Central Registration of ce in Building 358. We are also looking for volunteer coaches for this season. Call Meghan, 53796, if you would like to sign up to coach. MARSHALLESE SHOPPING DAY will be 10 a.m.-6:30 p.m., Saturday, at Macy’s, Macy’s West and Gimbel’s. Transportation from Dock Security Checkpoint to downtown available. Plate lunches available at Three Palms Snack Bar. Only 18 or older allowed in retail facilities. Identi cation required. Carpeting available at Finance Warehouse 702. THE MOBILE KITCHEN’S Luck of the Irish dinner will be at 7 p.m., Saturday, at the Paci c Club. Menu will include marinated lamb kabobs, garden salad, potato rolls, Irish roast pork, boiled parsley buttered potatoes, cabbage with carrots and bacon and apple duff with ice cream. Price is $25, $20 for meal-card holders Purchase tickets at Three Palms with Joe, Chris, or Cathreen. ST. PATRICK’S Day party will be 9:30 p.m.-1 a.m., Saturday, at the Yuk Club. Live music by the Stone sh Drink specials and late night food will be available 11 p.m.-2 a.m. Wear as much green as you dare. Questions? Call the Yuk Club, 53419. THE ANNUAL George Seitz elementary school carnival will be held 9 a.m.-noon, Saturday, at the high school soccer eld, the multi-purpose room and Corlet Recreation Center gym. Presale of tickets will be 3:204 p.m., Friday and March 17, outside the school store. There will be crafts, the bounce house, jousting, obstacle course and waterslide, game booths, and food. THE SCHOOL ADVISORY Council will meet at 7 p.m., March 21, in the elementary music room. This will be the new superintendent’s rst meeting. The public is invited. Questions? Call 53761. SCOREKEEPERS ARE needed for the basketball season. Anyone interested will need to attend the clinic on 5:30 p.m., March 22, in Corlett Recreation Center gym. Questions? Call Billy at 53331. KWAJALEIN GOLF ASSOCIATION presents a Backwards Fun Tournament with a 10 a.m. shotgun start on March 26. Registration begins at 9 a.m. Be at the golf course by 9:30 a.m. Format is 9 hole best ball with course played in reverse. Teams will have ve players. Hurry, slots will go fast. Call Larry Cavender, 52406 or e-mail larry.cavender@usaka.smdc.army.mil. THE MOBILE KITCHEN presents Mahi Madness at 7 p.m., March 31, at the Paci c Club. Menu to include chicken, eggplant, red onion quesadillas, garden salad, dinner rolls, grilled mahi mahi with spicy papaya salsa, garlic mashed potatoes, stir-fried vegetables and Black Forest tri e dessert. Seat $25, $20 for meal-card holders. Purchase tickets at Three Palms Snack Bar. THE HOBBY SHOP will hold a woodshop safety orientation class at 6 p.m., April 3. This class is mandatory for use of the woodshop. Pre-registration is required. Classes are limited to eight persons. Stop by the Hobby Shop or call Denise, 51700. THE GEORGE SEITZ Elementary School PTO Carnival committee is looking for volunteers for the prize booth. Call Thao, 58245, work, or 54534, home or e-mail thao.tran@us.army.mil. ATTENTION HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS. If you are planning to go on to college or trade school and you would like to apply for a scholarship, pick up a scholarship application at the Kwajalein Range Services Human Resources of ce in Building 700, or see your high school guidance counselor. This opportunity is open to Kwajalein high school seniors and Ebeye high school seniors whose parents are employed at Kwajalein or Roi-Namur. Deadline for applications is May 10. Questions? Call 55154.HIGH SCHOOL juniors, seniors and college students. Are you looking for a summer job? Kwajalein Range Services has a variety of summer employment opportunities in of ce and technical support and positions working with the Child Development Center. For more information, come to Human Resources in Building 700, or call 54916.

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Wednesday, March 14, 2007 The Kwajalein Hourglass 12 Weather courtesy of Tonight: Partly clear with isolated showers. Winds: NE at 5-10 knots. Thursday: Mostly sunny with widely scattered showers. Winds: NE-ENE at 7-12 knots.Friday: Partly sunny with widely scattered showers. Winds: NE at 9-14 knots. Saturday: Mostly sunny with isolated showers. Winds: NE-ENE at 10-15 knots. Annual rain total: 4.29 inches Annual deviation: -6.16 inchesFor updated forecasts, call 54700 or visit www.rts-wx.com. Sun  Moon  Tides Sunrise/set Moonrise/set High tide Low tideThurs 6:55 a.m./7 p.m. 3:24 a.m./3:17 p.m. 2:15 a.m., 2.3’ 7:43 a.m., 1.0’ 2:09 p.m., 3.5’ 8:47 p.m., 0.2’ Fri 6:55 a.m./7 p.m. 4:16 a.m./4:15 p.m. 2:49 a.m., 3.0’ 8:33 a.m., 0.3’ 2:51 p.m., 4.2’ 9:18 p.m., 0.4’ Sat 6:55 a.m./7 p.m. 5:06 a.m./5:13 p.m. 3:21 a.m., 3.6’ 9:13 a.m., 0.2’ 3:29 p.m., 3.7’ 9:50 p.m., 0.8’ RTS WeatherMid-atoll corridor caution areaRange operation scheduled for Tuesday A range operation is scheduled for Tuesday. Caution times are 10 a.m. through 4 p.m. In conjunction with this operation, the mid-atoll corridor and the broad open area east of Gillinam, Omelek and Meck will be closed. Omeleck, Eniwetak and Gellinam are designated as evacuated islands. Kwajalein Police Department island clearance procedures will begin at approximately 7:30 a.m., Saturday. The hazard area will be in effect until mission completion. In the event of a mission slip, the caution times and areas will be in effect for the following days: 10 a.m. through 4 p.m., March 21 10 a.m. through 4 p.m., March 22 10 a.m. through 4 p.m., March 23 Vehicle silence is required on Roi-Namur for the launch window. VHF radio silence is required on Roi-Namur for the launch window. This includes radio traf c from Roi Ops, all marine, re, police and private radios. Questions regarding the above safety requirements for this mission should be directed to USAKA Command Safety Directorate, Range Safety of cer, 51361. Caution area Caution area Will you be PCSing back to the states? If you need a car, truck or motorcycle when you go back, the Car Guy will be on Kwajalein April 18-24. For more details, call 53308. There will be a memorial service for Ralph Mylius at 7 p.m.,Thursday, at the Island Memorial Chapel. The entire Kwajalein and Roi communities are welcome to attend.