The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, April 21, 2007 www.smdc.army.mil/KWAJ/Hourglass/hourglass.html ( M i s s i l e D e f e n s e A g e n c y p h o t o ) (Missile Defense Agency photo) A T e r m i n a l H i g h A l t i t u d e A i r D e f e n s e m i s s i l e i s l a u n c h e d T h e A Terminal High Altitude Air Defense missile is launched. The W o r t h y Worthy h a s b e e n i n H a w a i i has been in Hawaii s u p p o r t i n g U S N a v y t e s t i n g a t t h e P a c i c M i s s i l e R a n g e F a c i l i t y F o r m o r e s e e P a g e 4 supporting U.S. Navy testing at the Paci c Missile Range Facility. For more, see Page 4.
Saturday, April 21, 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: email@example.comCommanding Of cer......Col. Stevenson Reed Public Affairs Of cer......................Sandy Miller Editor......................................Nell Drumheller Graphics Designer..........................Dan Adler Reporter..............................................JJ Klein Distribution..................................C.J. Kemem L e t t e r t o t h e e d i t o r Letter to the editor See REACHING OUT, Page 7Congress denies use of money from Kwajalein budgetThanks to volunteers for help with Spring Break Music Festival COMMENTARY2Reaching out to someone in pain can do wonders By Tamara Ward Contributor Tuesday morning I woke up, eager to start a new week. As I walked to the kitchen to make a cup of coffee, I glanced at the TV and saw a breaking news story. I was shocked to see that while I was soundly sleeping, a man in his twenties shot and killed 32 students at Virginia Tech and injured at least 28. The young man reportedly walked into a dormitory rst, shooting two innocent students and two whole hours later walked into an engineering building, shooting even more. While I had forgotten about my coffee and was sitting on my couch in disbelief, wondering and praying for the parents of the victims, I started to notice that the news about this incident was moving to the backburner. A stepfather, who lost a child in the Columbine shooting, started venting about law enforcement corruption and how they are still ghting in court to get all the information for the victimÂ’s lawsuit.Now, I know when it comes to 24-hour news stations and breaking news stories where you donÂ’t have all the information up front, you have to nd things to talk about in the meantime. Somewhere in I would like to take this opportunity to express my gratitude to all the volunteers, various departments and to the Kwajalein community for making the 7th Annual Spring Break Music Festival a great success. As always, this event would not have been possible without the support and willingness of many individuals and groups who volunteered their time and effort. A special thanks goes out to all the bands and their members for providing us with great live music throughout the day, the Kwajalein Yacht Club for hosting yet another successful chili cook-off, the barbeque cooks for cooking up a wonderful variety of pulled pork, the home brewers See THANKS, Page 7 Last week in my column I talked about our latest budget challenge and about the prudent measures we need to take to get us through the next couple of months. I just received word from higher authority that Congress has denied the use of the $50M it was reprogramming from our budget and has now returned that money back to U.S. Army Kwajalein Atoll.While this is good news, it doesnÂ’t preclude us from continuing with prudent measures to curb spending. We are still supporting a war effort, and Editorial we need to be ready to make some sacri ces to support our ghting men and women. That said, we will still take a close look at all travel requests, authorizing only those that are truly mission-essential. We still need to limit overtime to only that necessary to carry out the mission. We will not, however, cut back on any family support programs or any summer hire programs we have in place. As the commander of this ne Army installation, it is my duty to minimize impacts on our programs and on your lives. I very much appreciate your continued support and cooperation.
The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, April 21, 2007administrative of ces. The adopted curriculum will be presented to U.S. Army Kwajalein Atoll Commander Col. Stevenson Reed for nal approval. The SAC acts in an advisory capacity to the USAKA commander. Votes to accept or deny school policies by the board become a recommendation to the commander. The science curriculum will be up for review again in 2013. Math (K-12), reading (K-7) and consumer science will undergo the review process next year. At the public meeting High School Counselor Jaime Bowers offered an informal report to the SAC regarding the Academic Testing Program, School Policy 3000.20. Â“A month ago I came to the executive meeting and suggested there be no changes to the K-12 testing program, with the exception of a review by the superintendent, of the Cognitive Abilities Test in grades 3, 6, and 9,Â” explained Bowers, Â“and I understand that that review was done, and the recommendation was to keep as is.Â” Bowers added that data from current testing programs meet school accreditation goals and he sees no need for any changes or additions to next yearÂ’s testing plan. School Advisory Council 3Updated science curriculum unanimously approvedBy JJ Klein ReporterThe updated science curriculum was unanimously approved by the School Advisory Council on Wednesday evening at the monthly, public meeting. The proposed changes in the science curriculum will provide for a more seamless transition from elementary school to middle school to high school, according the Science Curriculum Committee co-chairs Greg Moore and Brian Brewster. Â“Before, the students were used to taking all the sciences [life, physical and earth sciences] every year,Â” Brewster said. Â“What we wanted to do was start to focus that a little earlier on so that teachers could cover the material with a little more depth. Â“Now 6th grade is going to focus on life [science] and that cycles right in to a natural progression, because then earth [science] follows the 7th grade, physical [science] is in 8th grade, 9th grade is biology,Â” continued Brewster. Â“So thereÂ’s a more natural cycle there where the kids will spiral through the curriculum a little more effectively.Â” The proposed science curriculum was presented to the SAC last month for review. Copies of the updated curriculum were placed in faculty lounges and presented to the community for comment at a pubic meeting at the high school library on March 1, and made available by request from school Â“However, if we findÂ—because this is the rst year we are doing the COGATÂ—when we get this information back that itÂ’s not as useful as we thought it would be, we do want to reserve the right [with] this group to adjust that before we dive into it next year,Â” continued Kwajalein Schools Superintendent Al Robinson. Â“ThereÂ’s no sense doing that a second time if we nd that the data is not of any use to us.Â”Also on the SAC agenda was a report by Robinson on spring 2007 survey results for Kwajalein schools and Community Education. Survey results showed parents are supportive of the elementary and high school, giving both schools high marks in a majority of areas. Areas that parents indicated a satisfaction include an emphasis on academic learning, high standards set by Kwajalein teachers, and student discipline by school administration.One area that remains a concern for parents in both the elementary school and high school is a dissatisfaction with the media center/library offerings. Â“We plan to move forward with the improvement plan for the media/ information centers at both schools, speci cally the libraries,Â” Robinson said. Â“We already made commitments to spend about $11,000 this next year between the two buildings to beef up those collections, [and] make sure weÂ’re in good shape there.Â”Survey results will be sent to the school evaluator and used as part of the dialog of the ongoing school improvement plan, Robinson said. The SAC members also welcomed Chris Womack as a Kwajalein Range Services representative to the SAC board, replacing the outgoing Ragnar Opiniano. Opiniano served two years on the council. The next public SAC forum will be 7 p.m., May 16, in the George Seitz Elementary School music room. Survey results showed parents are supportive of the elementary and high school, giving both schools high marks in a majority of areas. Upcoming events Today: Elementary School Talent Show, 6:30 p.m., MP Room. Jr./Sr. Banquet, Coral Sands. Sunday: Stage Band Dinner Dance, 6:30 p.m., in the multi-purpose room. Thursday: Fourth grade State Fair, 6:30 p.m., Elem. School Music Bldg. Friday: Junior/Senior art show, 7 p.m., MP room.
Saturday, April 21, 2007 The Kwajalein Hourglass 4 (Photos courtesy of Missile Defense Agency) Worthy supports U.S. Navy air defense test B y N e l l D r u m h e l l e r By Nell Drumheller E d i t o r Editor h e K M R S S he KMRSS W o r t h y Worthy h a s has b e e n m i s s i n g f r o m K w a been missing from Kwaj a l e i n Â’ s d o c k s i n c e m i d jaleinÂ’s dock since midF e b r u a r y b u t w i l l r e t u r n February, but will return a t a p p r o x i m a t e l y 7 a m at approximately 7 a.m. T u e s d a y Tuesday. T h e The W o r t h y Worthy a n d i t s c r e w and its crew h a v e b e e n i n H a w a i i s u p have been in Hawaii supp o r t i n g t h e U S N a v y Â’ s P a porting the U.S. NavyÂ’s Pac i c M i s s i l e R a n g e F a c i l i t y ci c Missile Range Facility. Â“ T h e Â“The W o r t h y Worthy l e f t K w a j a l e i n left Kwajalein o n F e b r u a r y 1 2 t o s u p p o r t on February 12 to support t h e P a c i f i c M i s s i l e R a n g e the Pacific Missile Range F a c i l i t y i n K a u a i H a w a i i Facility in Kauai, Hawaii w i t h t h e e x e c u t i o n o f t h e with the execution of the R D C 1 c a n d F T T 0 7 m i s RDC-1c and FTT-07 miss i o n s Â” M a r k T h i m s e n sions,Â” Mark Thimsen, K w a j a l e i n R a n g e S e r v i c e s Kwajalein Range Services d e p u t y p r o j e c t l e a d f o r t h e deputy project lead for the W o r t h y Worthy u p g r a d e p r o j e c t upgrade project s a i d Â“ T h e s e m i s s i o n s a r e said. Â“These missions are p a r t o f t h e M i s s i l e D e f e n s e part of the Missile Defense A g e n c y a n d D e p u t y f o r T e s t Agency and Deputy for Test R e s o u r c e s Â’ T e r m i n a l H i g h ResourcesÂ’ Terminal High A l t i t u d e A i r D e f e n s e t e s t Altitude Air Defense test p r o g r a m T h e program. The W o r t h y Worthy w a s was t h e p r i m a r y m i s s i l e i g h t the primary missile ight s a f e t y a s s e t s u p p o r t i n g safety asset supporting t h e t a r g e t l a u n c h e s Â” T h e the target launches.Â” The R D C 1 c l a u n c h w a s M a r c h RDC-1c launch was March 5 a n d t h e F T T 0 7 l a u n c h 5, and the FTT-07 launch w a s A p r i l 5 was April 5. T h e The W o r t h y Worthy i s a 2 2 4 f o o t is a 224-foot T A G O S c l a s s v e s s e l d e T-AGOS class vessel, des i g n e d f o r t h e U S N a v y Â’ s signed for the U.S. NavyÂ’s o c e a n s u r v e i l l a n c e m i s s i o n ocean surveillance mission d u r i n g t h e c o l d w a r I n during the cold war. In 1 9 9 5 U S A r m y K w a j a l e i n 1995 U.S. Army Kwajalein A t o l l a n d R e a g a n T e s t S i t e Atoll and Reagan Test Site b e g a n t h e c o n v e r s i o n o f t h e began the conversion of the W o r t h y f o r u s e a s a m i s s i l e Worthy for use as a missile d e f e n s e i n s t r u m e n t a t i o n defense instrumentation s h i p a n d i t h a s s u p p o r t e d ship, and it has supported 2 4 m i s s i o n s a l l s u c c e s s f u l 24 missions, all successfull y s i n c e t h e r s t T C M P 2 B ly, since the rst TCMP-2B m i s s i o n i n 1 9 9 6 a c c o r d i n g mission in 1996, according t o T h i m s e n to Thimsen. T h e The W o r t h y Â’ s WorthyÂ’s m i s s i o n i s mission is t o s e r v e a s a m o b i l e s h i p to serve as a mobile, shipb a s e d r e a l t i m e i n s t r u m e n based, real-time instrument a t i o n a s s e t d e p l o y a b l e t o tation asset deployable to r e m o t e l o c a t i o n s s u p p o r t remote locations supporti n g r o c k e t l a u n c h e s a c ing rocket launches, acc o r d i n g t o J o e T h e r i a u l t cording to Joe Theriault, M a s s a c h u s e t t s I n s t i t u t e Massachusetts Institute f o r T e c h n o l o g y L i n c o l n for Technology, Lincoln L a b s p r o j e c t t e c h n i c a l l e a d Labs project technical lead f o r t h e K M R S S for the KMRSS W o r t h y Worthy u p upg r a d e grade. H e a d d e d t h a t t h e He added that the W o r t h y Worthy h a s t h r e e p r i m a r y m i s s i o n has three primary mission c a p a b i l i t i e s : capabilities: Â• M i s s i l e i g h t s a f e t y Â• Missile ight safety Â• T e l e m e t r y r e c e p t i o n Â• Telemetry reception, p r o c e s s i n g a n d r e c o r d i n g processing and recording Â• C o m m u n i c a t i o n s Â• Communications T h e m i s s i l e i g h t s a f e t y The missile ight safety m i s s i o n i s t o m a i n t a i n c o n mission is to maintain cont r o l o f t h e i g h t t e r m i n a t i o n trol of the ight termination s y s t e m o n a r o c k e t b o o s t e r system on a rocket booster d u r i n g p o w e r e d i g h t Â“ I n during powered ight. Â“In t h e e v e n t t h a t a r o c k e t d e v i the event that a rocket devia t e s f r o m a n o m i n a l t r a j e c ates from a nominal traject o r y t o t h e p o i n t o f t h r e a t tory to the point of threate n i n g a p r o t e c t e d a r e a t h e ening a protected area, the f u l l y r e d u n d a n t i g h t s a f e t y fully redundant ight safety s y s t e m r e s p o n d s t o a n o p system responds to an ope r a t o r a c t i o n b y s e n d i n g erator action by sending s e l f d e s t r u c t c o m m a n d s t o self-destruct commands to t h e r o c k e t b o o s t e r Â” T h e r i the rocket booster,Â” Theria u l t s a i d ault said. Â“ T e l e m e t r y c o l l e c t i o n Â“Telemetry collection, p r o c e s s i n g a n d r e c o r d i n g processing and recording i s a v i t a l m i s s i o n a r e a t h a t is a vital mission area that t h e the W o r t h y Worthy p e r f o r m s w e l l performs well. T h e s h i p b o a s t s t h r e e s e a The ship boasts three seas t a b i l i z e d t r a c k i n g a n t e n n a stabilized tracking antenna s y s t e m s a n d c a n r e c e i v e systems and can receive s i g n a l s i n b o t h t h e L a n d signals in both the Land S b a n d f r e q u e n c y r a n g e s S-band frequency ranges. M u l t i p l e t e l e m e t r y l i n k s Multiple telemetry links c a n b e r e c e i v e d p r o c e s s e d can be received, processed, a n d r e c o r d e d i n r e a l t i m e Â” and recorded in real-time,Â” h e a d d e d he added. Â“ T h e Â“The W o r t h y Worthy p l a y s a plays a c r i t i c a l c o m m u n i c a t i o n s critical communications r o l e i n s u p p o r t i n g l a u n c h role in supporting launch T
The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, April 21, 2007 5 program at Paci c Missile Range Facility o p e r a t i o n s i n r e m o t e a r e a s operations in remote areas b y p r o v i d i n g m i s s i o n v o i c e by providing mission voice c o m m u n i c a t i o n s w i t h o t h e r communications with other s h i p s a n d a i r c r a f t i n t h e ships and aircraft in the a r e a a s w e l l a s t o u p r a n g e area, as well as to uprange a n d d o w n r a n g e c o n t r o l and downrange control c e n t e r s T h e centers. The W o r t h y Worthy a l s o also h o s t s s e v e r a l s a t e l l i t e c o m hosts several satellite comm u n i c a t i o n s t e r m i n a l s a n d munications terminals and o f f e r s v o i c e d a t a a n d v i d e o offers voice, data, and video t r a n s m i s s i o n s e r v i c e s Â” h e transmission services,Â” he s a i d said. T h e The W o r t h y Worthy h a s b e e n has been b e r t h e d a t U S A K A s i n c e berthed at USAKA since 1 9 9 5 Â“ S i g n i c a n t u p g r a d e s 1995. Â“Signi cant upgrades w e r e r e q u i r e d t o s u p p o r t were required to support T H A A D t e s t s Â” T h e r i a u l t THAAD tests,Â” Theriault s a i d M D A / D T R f u n d e d a said. MDA/DTR funded a t w o y e a r $ 1 4 m i l l i o n two-year, $14 million W o r Wort h y thy u p g r a d e p r o g r a m Â“ T h e upgrade program. Â“The p r o g r a m b e g a n i n O c t o b e r program began in October 2 0 0 4 a n d w a s c o m p l e t e d 2004 and was completed i n D e c e m b e r 2 0 0 6 R e in December 2006. Req u i r e m e n t s w e r e d e f i n e d quirements were defined j o i n t l y b y M D A P M R F a n d jointly by MDA, PMRF and R T S T h e s h i p w a s s e n t t o RTS. The ship was sent to a n A u s t r a l i a n s h i p y a r d i n an Australian shipyard in O c t o b e r 2 0 0 5 f o r s t r u c t u r a l October 2005 for structural m o d i c a t i o n s I n p a r a l l e l a t modi cations. In parallel, at R T S s u b s y s t e m u p g r a d e s RTS, subsystem upgrades w e r e p e r f o r m e d a n d t e s t e d were performed and tested. T h e s h i p r e t u r n e d t o R T S i n The ship returned to RTS in D e c e m b e r 2 0 0 5 I n s t a l l a t i o n December 2005. Installation a n d i n t e g r a t i o n o f u p g r a d e d and integration of upgraded t e l e m e t r y c o m m u n i c a t i o n s telemetry, communications, n e t w o r k s r a n g e s a f e t y networks, range safety, a n d s h i p s u b s y s t e m s w a s and ship subsystems was c o m p l e t e d i n A u g u s t 2 0 0 6 completed in August 2006. V a l i d a t i o n w a s p e r f o r m e d Validation was performed t h r o u g h N o v e m b e r w i t h through November with s u c c e s s f u l c o m p l e t i o n o f successful completion of t h e u p g r a d e p r o g r a m i n the upgrade program in D e c e m b e r 2 0 0 6 Â” h e s a i d December 2006,Â” he said. T h e m o d i c a t i o n s a r e g o The modi cations are goi n g t o b e p u t t o g o o d u s e ing to be put to good use. Â“ M D A / D T R i s c o m m i t t e d t o Â“MDA/DTR is committed to h a v i n g t h e having the W o r t h y Worthy s u p p o r t support f u t u r e T H A A D t e s t s Â” T h e future THAAD tests,Â” Ther i a u l t s a i d Â“ T h e r e a r e e i g h t riault said. Â“There are eight a d d i t i o n a l t e s t s s c h e d u l e d additional tests scheduled t h r o u g h t h e e n d o f 2 0 0 9 through the end of 2009 r e q u i r i n g requiring W o r t h y Worthy s u p p o r t Â” support.Â” T h e m a r i n e d e p a r t m e n t The marine department o p e r a t e s t h e v e s s e l w i t h 1 5 operates the vessel with 15 c r e w m e m b e r s a c c o r d i n g crew members according t o T h i m s e n Â“ T h e t e c h n i c a l to Thimsen. Â“The technical c r e w s i z e v a r i e s d e p e n d i n g crew size varies depending o n t h e m i s s i o n r e q u i r e on the mission requirem e n t s b u t t y p i c a l l y r a n g e s ments but typically ranges f r o m 1 2 t o 1 6 p e r s o n n e l Â” from 12 to 16 personnel,Â” h e a d d e d he added. T h e The W o r t h y Worthy i s v i t a l t o t h e is vital to the U S A K A / R T S m i s s i o n Â“ T h e USAKA/RTS mission. Â“The u p g r a d e d upgraded W o r t h y Worthy s u p p o r t s supports c u r r e n t R T S c u s t o m e r r e current RTS customer req u i r e m e n t s w i t h e n h a n c e d quirements with enhanced c a p a b i l i t i e s f o r f u t u r e c u s capabilities for future cust o m e r s a n d t h e i m p o r t a n t tomers and the important r o l e o f s u p p o r t i n g t e s t s w i t h role of supporting tests with o t h e r r a n g e s i n t h e P a n P a other ranges in the Pan-Pac i c a r e a Â” T h e r i a u l t s a i d ci c area,Â” Theriault said. Â“ T h e Â“The W o r t h y Worthy i s a v a l u a b l e is a valuable t e s t a s s e t a n d t h e r e c e n t test asset, and the recent u p g r a d e w a s a c c o m p l i s h e d upgrade was accomplished b y a d e d i c a t e d a n d d i v e r s e by a dedicated and diverse t e a m Â” T h i m s e n s a i d Â“ I t i s team,Â” Thimsen said. Â“It is e s p e c i a l l y n o t e w o r t h y t h a t especially noteworthy that t h e s h i p c a m e o u t o f t h i s the ship came out of this m a j o r u p g r a d e a c t i v i t y a n d major upgrade activity and t r a n s i t i o n e d t o m i s s i o n transitioned to mission p l a n n i n g a n d o p e r a t i o n s planning and operations w i t h i n j u s t a f e w w e e k s within just a few weeks. B o t h t h e R D C 1 c a n d Both the RDC-1c and F T T 0 7 m i s s i o n s w e r e q u i t e FTT-07 missions were quite s u c c e s s f u l a n d t h e s h i p Â’ s successful and the shipÂ’s c r e w a n d e q u i p m e n t p e r crew and equipment perf o r m e d e x c e p t i o n a l l y w e l l Â” formed exceptionally well.Â” H e a d d e d t h a t M D A / D T R He added that MDA/DTR p r o v i d e s s i g n i c a n t f u n d provides signi cant fundi n g o f t h e o p e r a t i o n a n d ing of the operation and m a i n t e n a n c e o f t h e maintenance of the W o r t h y Worthy , s u p p l e m e n t e d b y d i r e c t supplemented by direct c o s t r e i m b u r s a b l e s f r o m cost reimbursables from t h e m i s s i o n c u s t o m e r s the mission customers. Â“ T h e s u c c e s s o f t h e Â“The success of the W o r t h y Worthy U p g r a d e P r o g r a m w o u l d n o t Upgrade Program would not h a v e b e e n p o s s i b l e w i t h o u t have been possible without t h e c o l l a b o r a t i v e e f f o r t s o f the collaborative efforts of U S A K A M I T / L L a n d K R S Â” USAKA, MIT/LL and KRS,Â” T h e r i a u l t s a i d Theriault said. The THAAD system is designed to be a defense for military forces, population centers and industrial resources against attack by tactical ballistic missiles. A THAAD mobile launcher readies for ring. THAAD battery prepares for deployment.
Saturday, April 21, 2007 The Kwajalein Hourglass 6Clean-up, displays, Marshallese exhibits part of event at Emon BeachMany activities planned for Earth Day National Volunteer WeekGet your tickets for next weekÂ’s National Volunteer Week luncheon at 11:30 a.m., Wednesday at the Yokwe Yuk Club. U.S. Army Kwajalein Atoll commander, Col. Stevenson Reed, will recognize volunteers. Tickets are $8 for the make-your-own taco bar with beef or chicken, beverage and cookies. Tickets are limited, so call Bennie Kirk, 54417, to reserve your seat. Space Camp scholarships There are two spots available for U.S. Army Kwajalein Atoll children. Applications must be turned into Dean Moore (53400) by Friday. The camp runs July 1-6, at the United States Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville, Ala. Children ages 9-11 of a parent or guardian currently assigned to SMDC, PEO-MS, STRATCOM, MSIC and MDA are eligible. Selection criteria includes an essay, interest in science/space, location (two from Hunstville, two from COS, two from Washington, D.C., two from Kwajalein, two from Alaska and two from Omaha) and nancial need. The scholarship includes one week at Space Camp in Huntsville, round-trip airfare and unaccompanied minor fee if required, transportation to and from Huntsville airport to the Space and Rocket Center if required, Space Camp ight suit and clothing package, phone card and spending cash. Nell DrumhellerEditorThe Earth Day celebration is just around the corner. This yearÂ’s theme is Â“Protection of Natural and Cultural Resources.Â” There was a beach and underwater cleanup on Roi-Namur today, kicking off the 2007 Earth Day event. On Kwajalein, the Earth Day event will be from 9 a.m. to noon, April 30, at Emon Beach Â“This yearÂ’s Earth Day will have more activities focused on protecting natural and cultural resources,Â” explained Cathy Madore of Kwajalein Range Services Environmental, Safety and Health. There will be displays and information on indigenous plants and wildlife as well as a Marshallese story teller, weavers and demonstrations of Marshallese net shing. Madore added that the standard favorites for Earth Day will also be at the event, including edible dirt and the archeological dig. Â“There are only three or four indigenous plants [in the Marshall Islands],Â” Madore said. ItÂ’s not like Hawaii where there are many more. Â“Almost everything was introduced.Â” Many of the nonindigenous plants are invasive. Â“WeÂ’re doing a whole display on invasive plants.Â” One plant in particular is considered a signi cant problem. It is the dodder vine and is known by descriptive nicknames such as Strangleweed, DevilsÂ’ Guts, and WitchesÂ’ Shoelaces. Â“It is like a vampire vine that can smell other plants; it sticks its fangs into other plants and drinks its uids. It is steadily increasing across Kwajalein,Â” Madore said. Information on the marine mammal monitoring program will be on display. Â“You can hear things that were recorded during the last deployment,Â” Madore said. Another ES&H program is marine mammal observation. Â“After Earth Day, people will be offered observation training; you could become a trained marine mammal observer,Â” she said. Some of the planned events include an art contest using recycled goods; an island and underwater clean-up and a barbecue lunch. There will be an archeological exhibit on Roi next weekend. Madore said there will be activities for all ages. EARTH DAY MOVIES: Several movies are set to play this this weekend and next to support Earth Day on Kwajalein. The movies are: Erin Brockovich ; Ice Age II: The Meltdown ; Gorillas in the Mist ; A BugÂ’s Life ; An Inconvenient Truth ; March of the Penguins and Wing Migration See the movie schedule on Page 8 for times and locations. For more information on Earth Day, call Madore at 58856.
The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, April 21, 2007 7REACHING OUT, from Page 2 Blacksburg, Va., a mother and father had just been told that their child was brutally shot. On the TV, the focus was on how corrupt law enforcement can be; the same law enforcement that was at Virginia Tech then and will be for weeks to come, trying to nd out whatÂ’s going on and why it happened, while keeping the surviving students safe.I am in no way saying that it is not important that the Center for Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms investigate how this young man got the guns or that FBI pro lers and Blacksburg police detectives try to eventually gure out the motive. In a few days, when the shock has died down, and people are starting to focus on something else going on in the world, a psychiatrist will weigh in on this shooting. He or she will probably say something about the shooterÂ’s state of mind at the time, and students at the school will start to be more vocal about signs they saw and ignored; and to me, thatÂ’s what we need to be focusing on right now. DoesnÂ’t it really start there? Before he bought the gun, and before his professor made him angry, or he had an argument with his girlfriend, he was probably a very unhappy man, and it probably showed. When the shock from Columbine died down and law enforcement started to take its beating for what it didnÂ’t do better, there were some smaller news stories where school of cials and students started to talk about how Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold, were part of a Â“Trench Coat Ma aÂ” group that stood out and talked about murdering people all the time. They drew pictures and had journals of writings promoting hatred, but they were just overlooked, because people simply didnÂ’t care. They were regarded as outcasts and treated as such. Do you think that might have encouraged their behavior on April 20, 1999? I donÂ’t believe we will ever have a set solution for any one problem. As long as people have free will and a choice between doing whatÂ’s right and whatÂ’s wrong, we will have those who will choose to do the wrong thing. But I do believe people who feel they are loved and cared about are less prone to violence than those who donÂ’t receive love and compassion. When was the last time you chose to offer help to someone in pain instead of sitting around and criticizing a person who you interpret to have a bad attitude or a grouchy mentality? Yes, there is a direct relation between a person in pain and a person with a bad attitude. A person who is mad at the world is usually a person who feels he is hurt by the world in some way. I think itÂ’s easier for us to blame the powers that be, than to look at a situation, speci cally a tragedy, and how it relates to us. Could I have stopped this? Could my son or daughter have been angry enough to do something like this? Could this event have happened at my childÂ’s college instead of Virginia Tech? How hard is it to ask someone if you can help them, or if theyÂ’re ok? Yeah, most times you will get a Â“leave me aloneÂ” look, or the infamous, Â“IÂ’m ne,Â” but if just one person says Â“yes, I need help,Â” and you can make a difference for that one person, isnÂ’t it worth it if that person was contemplating suicide or something equally heinous? Depression is a very real problem and can affect an individualÂ’s mentality on a lot of levels. In our small community, I know itÂ’s easy to lose sight of the kind of violence that is going on in the United States and the world, but pain is pain, and anyone can feel it, and anyone can act on it at anytime, anywhere. Tuesday, a young man took his pain out on others. Was there anything you could have done to stop it? Of course not. But events like these ought to make you want to take some kind of action, even if itÂ’s something small. Reaching out to an individual in pain can do wonders, because you never know how much help you can really do and how much pain you can really heal. for supplying such a great selection of beverages, the R/C club, and nally to the crews of the following departments for all their outstanding support: Community Activities, Electric Shop, Buildings and Grounds, Carpentry Shop, Fire Department, and Food Services. There are several people and groups who I would like to especially thank: Dan Eggers for the many hours he put in, Neil Dye for his support, Rick Larkin for the KYC chili cook-off, Bud Teague for the great pulled-pork cook-off, Ozzy Velez for the mini-R/C racing, Dr. Monte Junker and the KYC skippers for the fun Sun sh rides, THANKS, from Page 2 Kim Parker, Torrey Landers, and all the volunteers at the beer garden. A very special Komol Tata to Asmond Arelong, Carton Karon, Mike Bill, Sotin Maie, Kisino Loeak, Emce Korwan and Julius Johnson of Community Activities and Naiti Lati and Tommy Loeak of Waste Disposal. Without the support of these and many others, this event would never have happened. A big thank you goes out to Jim and Jennifer Cossey, Jim Hall and John Beckler and the others who showed up early Monday morning to help with the clean up. To the folks who donated their homemade chili, pulled-pork and homebrew, thanks for all the great tasting concoctions! And nally, to the Kwajalein community, a big thanks to all of you for your generous support and donations. This year we collected $1,000 to assist outer island education. Thank you! It is truly the time, effort and support of the volunteers in our community that makes events such as this a success. Hope to see you all again next year! Â— Jim Stepchew event coordinator A multi-cultural art show featuring artwork by junior/senior high school students will be at 7 p.m., Friday, in the multi-purpose room.
Saturday, April 21, 2007 The Kwajalein Hourglass 8 Global War on Terror Honoring fallen heroes 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.Saturday 7:30 p.m., Yuk Â— Erin Brokovich (PG-13) 7:30 p.m., Rich Â— Ice Age 2: The Meltdown (G) 7:30 p.m., RoiÂ— Children of Men (R) Sunday 7:30 p.m., Yuk Â— Gorillas In the Mist (PG-13) 7:30 p.m., Rich Â— A BugÂ’s Life (G) 9:30 p.m., Rich Â— The Prestige (PG-13) 7:30 p.m., RoiÂ— Rocky Balboa (PG) Monday 7:30 p.m., Yuk Â— Erin Brokovich (PG-13) 7:30 p.m., Rich Â— Ice Age 2: The Meltdown (G) Wednesday 7 p.m., ARC Â— Erin Brokovich (PG-13) All movies subject to change with shipments. For updates, call the movie hotline at 52700. Children of Men Y Tu Mam Tambin and Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban director Alfonso Cuarn returns to the helm to tell this futuristic tale in which society is without hope since humankind lost its ability to procreate. The year is 2027, and women can no longer give birth. The youngest inhabitant of the planet has just died at the age of 18, and all hope for humanity has been lost. As civilization descends into chaos, a dying world nds one last chance for survival in the form of a woman who has become inexplicably pregnant. The Prestige Obsession, jealousy, and deceit de ne the tense relationship shared between two turn-of-the-century magicians in Memento and Batman Begins director Christopher NolanÂ’s dizzying tale of sleight of hand. Rupert Angier (Hugh Jackman) and Alfred Borden (Christian Bale) are London-based magicians of the highest order, both blessed with spectacular powers of deception and both cursed with unrelenting envy for one anotherÂ’s skills. When Alfred performs an awe-inspiring trick for which there seems no logical explanation, the friendly competition shared between the pair turns to deadly rivalry as the enraged Rupert determines to uncover his rivalÂ’s deepest secrets. In the world of illusion, however, nothing is ever quite as it seems, and the rules of the physical world simply donÂ’t apply. Now, as bitter competition quickly begins to consume the souls of both performers, the restorm birthed by their anger threatens to consume all who surround them. Rocky Balboa The movie begins with Rocky (Stallone) still mourning the death of his loyal and beloved wife, Adrian, who died three years previously after losing a battle against cancer. Rocky owns an Italian restaurant and spends his days living in his working-class Philadelphia neighborhood, visiting with his customers, and telling stories about his past. His grown son has a job as a business professional, but the relationship between the two is strained. When the current heavyweight champion, Mason Â“The LineÂ” Dixon (Antonio Tarver), needs to rehabilitate his image as a pretty boy who has never shown any real heart in the ring, his manager offers Rocky an exhibition match.The following 25 U.S. servicemembers have died in the Global War on Terror: Three Soldiers died Apr. 9 in Baghdad when an improvised explosive device detonated near their vehicle. They were assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 17th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, Fort Carson, Colo. Killed were: Spc. Ismael G. Solorio 21, of San Luis, Ariz.; Pfc. Brian L. Holden 20, of Claremont, N.C. and Pvt. Brett A. Walton 37, of Hillsboro, Ore. Sgt. Raymond S. Sevaaetasi 29, of Pago Pago, American Samoa, died April 11 in Baghdad of wounds suffered when his vehicle struck an improvised explosive device. He was assigned to the 15th Brigade Support Battalion, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, Fort Hood, Texas. Sgt. Edelman L. Hernandez 23, of Hyattsville, Md., died April 11 in Korengal Valley, Afghanistan while on combat patrol. The incident is under investigation. He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 32nd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), Fort Drum, N.Y. Cpl. Jason J. Beadles 22, of La Porte, Ind., died April 12 in Baghdad of a non-combat related injury. The incident is under investigation. He was assigned to the 887th Engineer Company, 326th Engineer Battalion, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky. Spc. James T. Lindsey 20, of Florence, Ala., died April 12 in Baghdad of wounds sustained when his vehicle struck an improvised explosive device. He was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 509th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, Fort Richardson, Alaska. Two Soldiers died April 12 in Miri, Afghanistan when their vehicle was struck by an improvised explosive device during combat operations. They were assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C. Killed were: Staff Sgt. Casey D. Combs 28, of Auburn, Wash. and Sgt. David A. Stephens 28, of Tullahoma, Tenn. Two Soldiers died April 12 in Baghdad when their patrol encountered an improvised explosive device. They were assigned to the 1st Squadron, 40th Cavalry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, Fort Richardson, Alaska. Killed were: Cpl. Cody A. Putnam 22, of Lafayette, Ind. and Pfc. John G. Borbonus 19, of Boise, Idaho. Sgt. Larry R. Bowman 29, of Granite Falls, N.C., died April 13 in Baghdad of wounds suffered when his vehicle struck an improvised explosive device. Bowman was assigned to the 513th Transportation Company, 57th Transportation Battalion, 593rd Corps Support Group, Fort Lewis, Wash. Lance Cpl. Daniel J. Santee 21, of Mission Viejo, Calif., died April 14 from a non-hostile vehicle accident in Al Anbar, Iraq. Santee was assigned to Combat Logistics Regiment 27, 2nd Marine Logistics Group, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C. Spc. Ryan A. Bishop 32, of Euless, Texas, died April 14 in Baghdad of wounds sustained when an improvised explosive device detonated while he was on dismounted patrol. He was assigned to the 4th Battalion, 31st Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), Fort Drum. Two Soldiers died April 14 in Fallujah, Iraq when an improvised explosive device detonated near their vehicle. They were assigned to the 1451st Transportation Company, 13th Support Command, Iraq. Killed were: Sgt. Joshua A. Schmit 26, of Willmar, Minn. and Sgt. Brandon L. Wallace 27, of St. Louis, Mo. Staff Sgt. Robert J. Basham 22, of Kenosha, Wis., died April 14 at Camp As Sayliyah in Doha, Qatar as a result of injuries from a non-combat incident. His death is under investigation. Pfc. Steven J. Walberg 18, of Paradise, Calif., died Sunday in Baghdad of wounds sustained from enemy small arms re. He was assigned to the 1st Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Fort Riley, Kan. 1st Lt. Shaun M. Blue 25, of Munster, Ind., died Monday while conducting combat operations in Al Anbar. He was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Twentynine Palms, Calif.Lance Cpl. Daniel R. Scherry 20, of Rocky River, Ohio, died Monday from a non-hostile accident in Al Anbar. Scherry was assigned to 1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune.Lance Cpl. Jesse D. Delatorre 29, of Aurora, Ill., died Monday from wounds suffered while conducting combat operations in Al Anbar. Delatorre was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Twentynine Palms.Pfc. Lucas V. Starcevich 25, of Canton, Ill., died Monday in Baghdad of wounds sustained when the vehicle he was in struck an improvised explosive device. He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 18th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Schweinfurt, Germany. Pfc. Aaron M. Genevie 22, of Chambersburg, Pa., died Monday in Baghdad of wounds sustained when his vehicle struck an improvised explosive device. He was assigned to the 1st Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Fort Riley. Sgt. Mario K. De Leon 26, of San Francisco, Calif., died Monday in Baghdad of wounds sustained from enemy small arms re. He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 18th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Schweinfurt. Pfc. Richard P. Langenbrunner 19, of Fort Wayne, Ind., died Tuesday in Rustamiyah, Iraq of injuries suffered from a non-combat related incident.
The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, April 21, 2007 9SundayAll 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 TimemidnightFox & FriendsThe Late ShowLate Night withMovie: (Cont.)Fairly OddparentsMLBLaw & Ordermidnight 12:30 a.m.Late Late Show Conan OÂ’Brien Nothing to LoseGrowing Up CreepieWhite Sox 12:30 a.m. 1 a.m.CNN Saturday AM with Craig Ferguson Dancing With Movie:ArchieÂ’s Mysteries at Headline News1 a.m. 1:30 a.m.Open HouseJudge Judy The Stars The Lost Boys NedÂ’s Declassi ed Tigers King of Queens1:30 a.m. 2 a.m. Bulls & BearsThe District Drake & JoshSportsCenterECW Wrestling2 a.m. 2:30 a.m.Cavuto on Business Movie: <:51>Taina 2:30 a.m. 3 a.m.Forbes on FOXOprah Winfrey Hellboy Made! Las Vegas3 a.m. 3:30 a.m.CashinÂ’ InGreyÂ’s Anatomy 3:30 a.m. 4 a.m.CNN NewsroomDr. Phil 7th HeavenNFL Network DraftNFL Europa4 a.m. 4:30 a.m. The King of Queens Preview Galaxy4:30 a.m. 5 a.m.Weekend Live CBS Evening NewsYour Reality Movie: <:08>Mister RogersThe Pulse at5 a.m. 5:30 a.m.with Tony Snow ESPNews Check The Tuxedo Rolie Polie Olie Centurions5:30 a.m. 6 a.m.Wall Street JournalNBC Nightly NewsMonster House Sesame Street 6 a.m. 6:30 a.m.Headline NewsABC World News NBA Countdown6:30 a.m. 7 a.m.Studio B WeekendMaya & MiguelExtreme HomesMovie:Max & RubyNBANHL Playoffs7 a.m. 7:30 a.m. Teenage RobotDesigned to Sell Never Talk to Dragon Tales 1st RoundFlames7:30 a.m. 8 a.m.CNN NewsroomTrollzGround Breakers Strangers Jakers! at8 a.m. 8:30 a.m.Ben 10Over Your Head Movie: <:40> Little Einsteins Red Wings8:30 a.m. 9 a.m.CNN NewsroomMeerkat ManorWhat You Get Dancing With EmperorÂ’s School 9 a.m. 9:30 a.m.Flight 29 DownHouse Hunters Wolves BratzNBA9:30 a.m. 10 a.m.McLaughlin GroupNavy/Marine NewsBoy Meets GrillAmerican Dragon 1st Round ESPNews 10 a.m. 10:30 a.m.Our WorldMail Call$40 a DayDuel Masters 10:30 a.m. 11 a.m.This Week at WarAmerican ChopperTrading SpacesAvatarThe King of Queens11 a.m. 11:30 a.m. Movie: <:59> Justice League That 70Â’s Show11:30 a.m. noonWashington WeekAccess HollywoodNational GeographicX2: X-Men Teen Kids NewsNBAPsychnoon 12:30 p.m.AFNews WeekendSpecials United Cyberchase 1st Round12:30 p.m. 1 p.m.TodayÂ’s Air ForceNanny 911The O.C. Trading SpacesTime of Grace1 p.m. 1:30 p.m.Navy/Marine Corps DarcyÂ’s Wild LifeBehold the Man1:30 p.m. 2 p.m.CNN NewsroomHouseHouse Movie:<:25>Crocodile Hunter Grand Ole Opry2 p.m. 2:30 p.m.Pirates of the Diaries NBALive2:30 p.m. 3 p.m.Journal EditorialOld ChristineCold Case Caribbean: Curse of Animal Miracles 1st Round Motorweek3 p.m. 3:30 p.m.Beltway BoysGeorge Lopez the Black Pearl Ebert & Roeper3:30 p.m. 4 p.m.Larry King LiveC.S.I. NYThe X-Files Hercules Monster Garage4 p.m. 4:30 p.m. 4:30 p.m. 5 p.m.The Line Up48 Hour MysteryThe X-Files Movie:SpongeBobSportsCenterLast Comic 5 p.m. 5:30 p.m.Unbreakable Fairly Oddparents Standing5:30 p.m. 6 p.m.CNN SpecialHeadline NewsStar Trek: Voyager Kim Possible Raymond6 p.m. 6:30 p.m.Investigations Unit Navy/Marine Corps The Proud Family The Bachelor:6:30 p.m. 7 p.m.Headline NewsMonkMonk Movie: Movie: NBAOf cer and a7 p.m. 7:30 p.m.Chris Matthews The AviatorBratz Babyz1st Round Gentleman7:30 p.m. 8 p.m.Tim RussertC.S.I. NYPsych Survivor: Fiji8 p.m. 8:30 p.m. Movie: 8:30 p.m. 9 p.m.Dateline NBCLaw & Order: SVUBrothers and Like Mike Headline News9 p.m. 9:30 p.m.SistersNBAESPNews9:30 p.m. 10 p.m.Journal EditorialWindow on the Atoll SNL Movie: <:06>American Idol 1st Round The Amazing Race:10 p.m. 10:30 p.m.Beltway BoysKing of Queens Get Over It All Stars 10:30 p.m. 11 p.m.CNN NewsroomECW Wrestling Movie: <:46> Close to Home11 p.m. 11:30 p.m. SNL The Fight Club 11:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 21, 2007 The Kwajalein Hourglass 10MondayAll 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 TimemidnightCNN NewsroomNova SNL Movie: (Cont.)The SimpsonsBaseball TonightNumb3ersmidnight 12:30 a.m.Headline News The Simple Life The Fight Club The Simpsons 12:30 a.m. 1 a.m.CBS News Sunday Mail CallMonk Movie: SportsCenterHeadline News1 a.m. 1:30 a.m.Morning Bratz Babyz Outside the LinesAmerican Dad1:30 a.m. 2 a.m. C.S.I.Psych Movie: <:14>Sports ReportersBlue Collar TV2 a.m. 2:30 a.m.Face the Nation The Aviator Movie: SportsCenterFamily Guy2:30 a.m. 3 a.m.Weekend Live withThe Dead ZoneBrothers and Like Mike George Lopez3 a.m. 3:30 a.m.Brian WilsonSisters King of Queens3:30 a.m. 4 a.m.Weekend Live withHope & FaithSNLDawsonÂ’s Creek NASCAR Now4 a.m. 4:30 a.m.Brian WilsonHow I Met Your Mom Baseball Tonight 4:30 a.m. 5 a.m.This Week at WarThe Amazing Race Clean House Movie: <:20>Mister Rogers The BlitzNHL Playoffs5 a.m. 5:30 a.m.All Stars Get Over It Rolie Polie Olie TBD5:30 a.m. 6 a.m.CNN SpecialWife SwapHouse Hunters Sesame StreetBoxing All Access6 a.m. 6:30 a.m.Investigations Unit Mission OrganizationNBA Countdown6:30 a.m. 7 a.m.Studio B WeekendWashington WeekMusic & Spoken W.Movie:Davey And GoliathNBA7 a.m. 7:30 a.m. Your Total HealthDamascus Road Sense And Baby Loony Tunes 1st Round7:30 a.m. 8 a.m.Meet the PressThe EntertainersExtreme Life Sensibility WonderworldMLB8 a.m. 8:30 a.m.Real VideosMaya & Miguel Pirates8:30 a.m. 9 a.m.Dateline NBCHour of PowerLatin LifestylesMagic School Bus at9 a.m. 9:30 a.m.T.D. JakesUrban StyleMovie: <:36>RugratsNBA Dodgers9:30 a.m. 10 a.m.Fox News LiveTime of GraceThe Great AdventureUptown Girls Teamo Supremo 1st Round10 a.m. 10:30 a.m.Sunday Behold the ManHungry Detective Kenny the Shark10:30 a.m. 11 a.m.CNN NewsroomGrand Ole OprySimplify Your LifeMovie: <:25>Meekat ManorNHL Playoffs11 a.m. 11:30 a.m.Live Road Tasted Orange CountyRockoÂ’s Modern Life TBD11:30 a.m. noonCNN SpecialMotorweekThe Suze Orman Full HouseNBAnoon 12:30 p.m.Investigations Unit Ebert & Roeper Show The Brady Bunch 1st Round12:30 p.m. 1 p.m.This WeekMonster GarageNigella BitesMovie: <:02>Movie:1 p.m. 1:30 p.m.Good Eats Hot Shots!Johnny Tsunami Hockey Central1:30 p.m. 2 p.m.CNN NewsroomLast ComicNova Part Deux NHL Playoffs2 p.m. 2:30 p.m.Standing Movie: <:45>Movie:NBATBD2:30 p.m. 3 p.m.At Large WithRaymondMail Call SomethingÂ’sDinosaur1st Round3 p.m. 3:30 p.m.Geraldo Rivera The Bachelor: Gotta Give 3:30 p.m. 4 p.m.Larry King Live Of cer and a C.S.I. SpongeBob4 p.m. 4:30 p.m. Gentleman Fairly Oddparents 4:30 p.m. 5 p.m.60 MinutesSurvivor: FijiThe Dead ZoneMovie:Kim PossibleInside The NBAChamp Car World5 p.m. 5:30 p.m. Miss Congeniality The Proud Family Series5:30 p.m. 6 p.m.World News NowHeadline NewsHope & FaithPlanet EarthSportsCenter6 p.m. 6:30 p.m.Window on the AtollHow I Met Your Mom 6:30 p.m. 7 p.m.<:15> Paci c ReportThe Amazing Race The Amazing Race Movie:AmericaÂ’s FunniestNBAOne Tree Hill7 p.m. 7:30 p.m.Up to the Minute All StarsAll Stars A Beautiful Mind Home Videos 1st Round 7:30 p.m. 8 p.m.Close to Home Wife Swap Kyle XYWheel of Fortune8 p.m. 8:30 p.m. Face the Nation Jeopardy8:30 p.m. 9 p.m.This WeekNumb3rsThe Apprentice: Movie: <:15>Smallville Headline News9 p.m. 9:30 p.m. Los Angeles Serendipity NBANavy/Marine Corps9:30 p.m. 10 p.m.Fox & Friends FirstHeadline NewsEve Ugly Betty 1st Round 60 Minutes10 p.m. 10:30 p.m.American DadThe King of Queens 10:30 p.m. 11 p.m.TodayBlue Collar TVC.S.I. Miami Movie:7th HeavenExtreme Makeover:11 p.m. 11:30 p.m.Family Guy High Fidelity Home Edition 11:30 p.m.
The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, April 21, 2007 11TuesdayAll 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 TimemidnightTodayEmeril LiveNumb3rs Movie: (Cont.)Planet EarthBaseball TonightSmallvillemidnight 12:30 a.m. High Fidelity 12:30 a.m. 1 a.m.CNN NewsroomDesignerÂ’s ChallengeThe Amazing Race Movie: <:07>AmericaÂ’s FunniestSportsCenter Paci c Report1 a.m. 1:30 a.m.The Soup All Stars Say Anything Home Videos Mind of Mencia1:30 a.m. 2 a.m.CNN NewsroomThe West WingWife Swap Kyle XYUFC 702 a.m. 2:30 a.m. NFL Top 10 Nations Collide2:30 a.m. 3 a.m.MSNBC LiveHome ImprovementThe Apprentice:Movie:Smallville Draft Classes3 a.m. 3:30 a.m.Home Improvement Los Angeles A Beautiful Mind Baseball Tonight3:30 a.m. 4 a.m.The SimpsonsEve Ugly Betty 4 a.m. 4:30 a.m.King of the HillThe King of Queens SportsCenter4:30 a.m. 5 a.m.MSNBC LiveBattlestar GalacticaYoga Movie: <:15>TeletubbiesWWE Smackdown!5 a.m. 5:30 a.m. Caribbean Workout Serendipity Barney & Friends5:30 a.m. 6 a.m.Fox News LiveTodayCreative Juice Sesame StreetNFL Top 106 a.m. 6:30 a.m. DIY to the Rescue Draft Classes6:30 a.m. 7 a.m.Studio B withGood EatsInside the Actors...Bear in the Big BlueSportsCenterThe Ultimate 7 a.m. 7:30 a.m.Shepard Smith Unwrapped Rosie OÂ’Donnell BlueÂ’s Clues NFL Draft SpecialFighter 57:30 a.m. 8 a.m.The Situation RoomSesame Street30 Minute MealsMovies 101Dora the ExplorerThe Final Score8 a.m. 8:30 a.m.PaulaÂ’s Home...E.T.Go, Diego, Go!Jim RomeHeadline News8:30 a.m. 9 a.m.The Situation RoomThe ViewOne Tree Hill Movie:Bob the BuilderAround the HornGood Morning9 a.m. 9:30 a.m.The Princess & BackyardigansPTI America9:30 a.m. 10 a.m.Around the ServicesDr. Phil ShowOne Tree Hill the Marine PeepSportsCenter10 a.m. 10:30 a.m.NBC Nightly News Movie: <:43>Reading Rainbow 10:30 a.m. 11 a.m.ABC World NewsERE! News Live/ Chocolat The BackyardigansTBDBattlestar11 a.m. 11:30 a.m.CBS Evening News Daily 10 Bob the Builder Galactica11:30 a.m. noonCountdown withAccess HollywoodDeal or No Deal Go, Diego, Go!NBAStargate Atlantisnoon 12:30 p.m.Keith Olbermann Judge JudyDora the Explorer 1st Round 12:30 p.m. 1 p.m.Hannity & ColmesGuiding LightFriendsMovie:Blues CluesDesperate 1 p.m. 1:30 p.m.All of Us Not Without My Bear in the Big Blue Housewives1:30 p.m. 2 p.m.Lou Dobbs TonightGeneral HospitalEmeril Live Daughter Sesame Street ER2 p.m. 2:30 p.m. Movie: <:46> NBA 2:30 p.m. 3 p.m.News Hour withPassionsDesignerÂ’s ChallengeThe Birds AmericaÂ’s Funniest 1st Round Access Holywood3 p.m. 3:30 p.m.Jim Lehrer The Soup Funniest AnimalsJudge Judy3:30 p.m. 4 p.m.Special Report withOprah WinfreyThe West Wing PokemonFriends4 p.m. 4:30 p.m.Brit Hume Yu-Gi-Oh! All of Us4:30 p.m. 5 p.m.Your World withWheel of FortuneHome ImrovementAccess HollywoodSpongeBobInside The NBAEmeril Live5 p.m. 5:30 p.m.Neil Cavuto JeopardyHome Imrovement Weekend Fairly Oddparents 5:30 p.m. 6 p.m.World News NowWindow on the AtollThe Simpsons E.T. WeekendKim PossibleSportsCenterX-Play6 p.m. 6:30 p.m.ATS/Regional NewsKing of the Hill The Proud Family Cheat6:30 p.m. 7 p.m.<:15> Paci c Report60 MinutesBattlestar Movie:RomeoNBAThe Big Ten7 p.m. 7:30 p.m.Tavis Smiley Galactica The Aviator Drake & Josh 1st Round7:30 p.m. 8 p.m.Business ReportExtreme Makeover:Stargate Atlantis SmallvilleT otal Request Live8 p.m. 8:30 p.m.Nightline Home Edition 8:30 p.m. 9 p.m.Hardball with Cold CaseDesperate Even Stevens The Daily Show9 p.m. 9:30 p.m.Chris Matthews Housewives Home ImprovementESPNews The Colbert Report9:30 p.m. 10 p.m.OÂ’Reilly FactorHeadline NewsEve Movie: <:06>MoeshaNBA FastbreakHeroes10 p.m. 10:30 p.m.Tonight Show withThe King of Queens Get Over It DegrassiBaseball Tonight10:30 p.m. 11 p.m.Today Jay Leno Bernie Mac Movie: <:46>7th HeavenSportsCenterAmerican Dad11 p.m. 11:30 p.m.The Late ShowThe Family Guy The Fight Club War at Home11:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 21, 2007 The Kwajalein Hourglass 12WednesdayAll 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 with Movie: (Cont.)Kim PossibleMLB Supernaturalmidnight 12:30 a.m.Late Late Show Conan OÂ’Brien The Fight Club The Proud Family Yankees12:30 a.m. 1 a.m.CNN Newsroom with Craig Ferguson BattlestarRomeo at Paci c Report1 a.m. 1:30 a.m.Judge Judy Galactica Drake & Josh Devil Rays Tonight Show1:30 a.m. 2 a.m.CNN NewsroomThe DistrictStargate Atlantis Movie: <:14> Smallville w/ Jay Leno2 a.m. 2:30 a.m. The Aviator The Late Show2:30 a.m. 3 a.m.MSNBC LiveOprah WinfreyDesperate Even StevensSportsCenter w/ David Letterman3 a.m. 3:30 a.m.Housewives Home ImprovementLate Late Show3:30 a.m. 4 a.m.Dr. PhilEveMoeshaNBA Fastbreak with Craig Ferguson4 a.m. 4:30 a.m.The King of QueensDegrassiBaseball TonightJudge Judy4:30 a.m. 5 a.m.MSNBC LiveCBS Evening NewsYoga Movie: <:20>TeletubbiesNFL Total AccessWWE Raw! 5 a.m. 5:30 a.m.ESPNewsCarribean Workout Get Over It Barney & Friends 5:30 a.m. 6 a.m.Fox News LiveToday ShowCreative Juice Sesame StreetNFL Live 6 a.m. 6:30 a.m.DIY to the RescueTBD 6:30 a.m. 7 a.m.Studio B withGood EatsAccess HollywoodBear in the Big BlueSportsCenterRunÂ’s House7 a.m. 7:30 a.m.Sheppard Smith Unwrapped Weekend BlueÂ’s Clues NFL Draft Special Reno 9117:30 a.m. 8 a.m.The Situation RoomSesame Street30 Minute Meals E.T. WeekendDora the Explorer The Final Score8 a.m. 8:30 a.m.Ace of Cakes Edition Go, Diego, Go!Jim RomeHeadline News8:30 a.m. 9 a.m.The Situation RoomThe ViewOne Tree Hill Movie:Lazy TownAround the HornGood Morning9 a.m. 9:30 a.m.WhatÂ’s Love Got JoJoÂ’s CircusPTI America9:30 a.m. 10 a.m.Around the ServicesDr. PhilOne Tree Hill To Do With It PeepSportsCenter10 a.m. 10:30 a.m.NBC Nightly News Reading Rainbow 10:30 a.m. 11 a.m.ABC World NewsERE! News Live/Movie: <:10>JoJoÂ’s Circus C.S.I. Miami11 a.m. 11:30 a.m.CBS Evening News Daily 10 La Bamba Lazy TownNFL Live 11:30 a.m. noonCountdown withAccess HollywoodDeal or No Deal Go, Diego, Go!NBAThe Unitnoon 12:30 p.m.Keith Olbermann Judge Judy Dora the Explorer 1st Round 12:30 p.m. 1 p.m.Hannity & ColmesGuiding LightFriendsMovie:Blues Clues241 p.m. 1:30 p.m.All of Us Angels of God Bear in the Big Blue 1:30 p.m. 2 p.m.Lou Dobbs TonightGeneral HospitalEmeril Live Sesame Street ER2 p.m. 2:30 p.m.Movie: <:50> NBA 2:30 p.m. 3 p.m.News Hour withPassionsI Want That! Out of Sight AmericaÂ’s Funniest 1st Round Access Hollywood3 p.m. 3:30 p.m.Jim Lehrer Ambush Makeover Funniest AnimalsJudge Judy3:30 p.m. 4 p.m.Special Report withOprah WinfreyThe West Wing PokemonFriends4 p.m. 4:30 p.m.Brit Hume Yu-Gi-Oh! All of Us4:30 p.m. 5 p.m.Your World withWheel of FortuneHome ImprovementThe EntertainersSpongeBobInside The NBAEmeril Live5 p.m. 5:30 p.m.Neil Cavuto JeopardyHome Improvement Fairly Oddparents5:30 p.m. 6 p.m.World News NowWindow in ReviewThe SimpsonsBehind the ScenesKim 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 ReportHeroesC.S.I. MiamiMovie:Zack & CodyNBAThe Big Ten7 p.m. 7:30 p.m.Tavis Smiley Dodgeball DarcyÂ’s Wild Life 1st Round7:30 p.m. 8 p.m.Business ReportAmerican DadThe Unit EverwoodTotal Request Live8 p.m. 8:30 p.m.NightlineWar at HomeMovie: <:47> 8:30 p.m. 9 p.m.Hardball with Supernatural24 A Simple Plan Even Stevens The Daily Show9 p.m. 9:30 p.m.Chris Matthews Home ImprovementESPNewsNavy/Marine Corps9:30 p.m. 10 p.m.OÂ’Reilly FactorPaci c ReportEve Moesha NBA FastbreakAll of Us10 p.m. 10:30 p.m.Tonight Show withThe King of Queens DegrassiBaseball TonightThe Bachelor:10:30 p.m. 11 p.m.Today Jay Leno The Daily ShowMovie:7th HeavenSportsCenterThe Of cer &11 p.m. 11:30 p.m.The Late ShowThe Colbert Report Last Action Hero a Gentleman11:30 p.m.
The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, April 21, 2007Religious ServicesCatholic Saturday Mass, 5:30 p.m., in the small chapel. Sunday Mass, 9:15 a.m., in the main chapel. Mass on Roi is at noon, in Roi chapel. Protestant 8 and 10:45 a.m., Sunday and 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. 10 a.m., Sunday, Quarters 442-A. Caf PacificSundaySauerbraten Bratwurst Chicken paprikash Grill: Brunch station openMonday Beef tips in Burgundy Whole roasted chicken Three-cheese quiche Grill: Brunch station openLunchTuesday Charbroiled spareribs Red beans and rice Breaded clam strips Grill: Sloppy JoesWednesday Spaghetti and meatballs Cheese manicotti Eggplant Parmesan Grill: Italian burgerThursday Broiled pork chops Local boy stew Broiled ono Grill: Monte Cristo wrap Friday Huli huli chicken Sicilian pan pizza Beef pot pie Grill: Corn dogsApril 28 Minute steak Spicy buffalo wings Macaroni and cheese Grill: Gyro barDinnerSundayBraised shortribs Chicken stew Red snapper MondayBarbecued pork butt Parmesan breaded cod Chicken/peapod stir-fry TuesdaySalisbury steak Spicy chicken curry Oriental veggie stir-fryWednesdayTop round of beef Chicken cordon bleu Pork subgum chow meinFridaySizzling stir-fry Pork loin Szechuan chickenThursdayChicken-fried steak Grilled ham steak Vegetarian beans TonightPancake supper Smoked beef brisket Breaded snapper lets13 HELP WANTED Church of Christ 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, HR Req. K031423. 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, GimbelÂ’s, casual, HR Req. K031339. Enniburr residents apply to Annemarie Jones, GimbelÂ’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. TRAFFIC AGENT I, part-time, 20 hours per week, air eld operations, HR Req. K050005. KRS CONTRACT POSITIONS (A) accompanied (U) unaccompanied ACCOUNTANT I, HR. Req. 031276. AIR-CONDITIONING TECHNICIAN III, HR Req. 031162. AIR-CONDITIONING TECHNICIAN 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. BEAUTICIAN, (U) HR Req. 031823. 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, 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. ELECTRICIAN 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 Â– 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 (Roi-Namur). 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 MECHANIC 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,
Saturday, April 21, 2007 The Kwajalein Hourglass Join Caf Pacific for a Germanfest brunch, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Sunday. Chefs will prepare borscht, sauerbraten, chicken parikish with spaetzle, bratwurst and potato pancakes. Families are welcome. 14 Attention high school seniors! I f y o u a r e p l a n n i n g t o g o o n t o c o l l e g e o r If you are planning to go on to college or t r a d e s c h o o l p i c k u p a s c h o l a r s h i p trade school, pick up a scholarship a p p l i c a t i o n a t t h e K w a j a l e i n R a n g e application at the Kwajalein Range S e r v i c e s H u m a n R e s o u r c e s o f f i c e i n Services Human Resources office in B u i l d i n g 7 0 0 o r s e e y o u r h i g h s c h o o l Building 700, or see your high school g u i d a n c e c o u n s e l o r T h i s o p p o r t u n i t y i s guidance counselor. This opportunity is o p e n t o K w a j a l e i n a n d E b e y e s t u d e n t s open to Kwajalein and Ebeye students w h o s e p a r e n t s a r e e m p l o y e d a t K w a j a l e i n whose parents are employed at Kwajalein o r R o i N a m u r D e a d l i n e f o r a p p l i c a t i o n s or Roi-Namur. Deadline for applications i s M a y 1 0 Q u e s t i o n s ? C a l l 5 5 1 5 4 is May 10. Questions? Call 55154.031102, 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 IIÂ–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, (A) two positions, HR Reqs. 031252 and 031827. 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. 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. TEACHER, (A) HR Req. 031813. TEACHER, (U) HR Req. 031811. 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. WATER PLANT OPERATOR III, HR Req. 031200. WELDER IV, Metal Shop, (U) HR Req. 030834. WANTEDSOMEONE TO share lodging expenses for trip to Kosrae July 21-31. Call Bob, 54612. TWO BIKES, adult, and someone to house sit June 12-25. Call Nick, 52538. BURLEY or light bike trailer. Call 50165. PATIO SALESMONDAY, 6:30-11 a.m., Quarters 103. Two-family sale. Clothing, card catalog cabinets, shoes, 25-inch TV, kitchen items, plants, butcher block kitchen cart, household items, movies and entertainment center. MONDAY, 8-10 a.m., Quarters 433-B. PCS sale. Recliner, entertainment center, clothes, toys, household items, yard decorations and bedding. MONDAY, 7 a.m.-?, Quarters 223-A. PCS sale. Dresses for prom and romp, outdoor sheds, plants, snorkeling gear, DVDs, kitchen items and clothes. FOR SALESEALY POSTURPEDIC full-size bed with mattress pad; light wood entertainment center, 5.5-feet wide by 5-feet tall; queen-size bedding; classy palm tree print; light brown recliner and two dark rosewood side tables. Call 51613. BOOKCASE, ve-shelf, 6-feet by 24-inches by 9inches, $20; blooming plants, $2-25; Oster kitchen center with food processor, blender, ice cream maker, mixing bowls and dough hooks, $60; bowling ball with shoes and bag, $40; 40-gallon aquarium, $75 and 18gb SCSI disk with PC card and cables, $75. Call 52609. ROUND WEBER charcoal grill, $40; black computer desk with keyboard tray, $30; white computer desk with keyboard tray and hutch with CD storage, $40 and three child-size snorkel vests, $20 each. Call 52757. COMPUTER DESK, $25; large and small plants including hibiscus, bougainvillea, ferns, succulents The Spring Arts and Crafts Fair is 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Monday, in the Corlett Recreation Center
The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, April 21, 2007 15High 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. Summer jobs Earth Day Island clean-up will be 9-11 a.m. on April 30, at Emon Beach. Join Community Activities and Environmental, Safety and Health for this family islandwide event. Games and prizes for participants. Activities will include a recycled art contest (bring entries to the main pavilion at 8:45 a.m.), island clean-up (begins at 9 a.m.), underwater clean-up, Marshallese storytelling, weaving and shing demonstrations and the Â‘Bugman.Â’ Free barbecue lunch provided after clean-up. Questions? Call Cathy Madore, 58856.The Islander has been delayed. Cargo from the last shipment will be combined with the next shipment and will arrive at Kwajalein on Wednesday. Action has been taken to y in any needed provisions and critical parts. Questions? Call Alan Stone, 53375.and orchids. Call 51925. INTERNATIONAL 80W trolling reel with 80-pound test line, like new and Seeker custom 5-foot, 5-inch trolling rod with Afco rollers and aluminum butt, new, $75 for package. Call 52083 and leave a message. LAZY-BOY recliner, sleek, sophisticated style, reclines, but not a rocker, very large and comfortable, $200 or best offer. Call 55825, days, or 52373, evenings. SMALL WICKER laundry basket, $5; floorlamp, $45; Eagle Creek journey travel backpack, $100; Nikon Zoom Touch 500 camera, $15; wooden CD/DVD cabinet, $10; wooden CD cabinet with glass door, $15 and a three-quart crockpot, $5. Call 51992. EPSON STYLUS C82 color printer with extra ink cartridges, $40; seasonal indoor/outdoor doormats, $5 each; CD holder, holds up to 120 CDs, $10; food storage rack, great for a BQ room, $10 and shoe rack, holds up to 15 pairs of shoes, $10. Call 54421, days, and 59801, after 5 p.m. HENDERSON HOT SKINS dive skin, blue/black, new condition, size XXL, $20 and corner computer desk with adjustable keyboard tray, sturdy, lightweight, portable, constructed of four hollow panels that assemble with 10 screws, $40. Call 55959. PLANTS; wooden porch swing with cushion, $50; plastic patio table, $5; plastic outdoor benches, $5 and plastic outdoor chairs, $1. Call 52602. TWO-DRAWER le cabinet, $25; full/queen comforter, paci c blue, reverses to yellow, $25; full sheet set, colorful wave stripe, full-size, $15; two standard-size pillows, $5 each; Tempurapedic neck pillow, $30; white bath mat, 34-inches by 21-inches, $8 and oating cooler, $19. Call 52782. UPRIGHT SPINNET piano, $300. Call 52741 or 50090. HOBIE CAT, 16-foot, in launch area, blue hulls, new shrouds and trapeze wire set, $500 or best offer. Call Randy, 53643. COMMUNITY NOTICESEFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY, DVD Depot is offering a two-night rental plan. All older titles in the store will be charged on a two-night plan for a $2.50 fee. New releases will continue to be a one-night rental for $2.50. Classics and childrenÂ’s movies will go to a two-night plan for $1.50. TEXAS AGGIE MUSTER will be at 6:30 p.m., tonight, in Quarters 224-A. RSVP to Keith or Wendy at 52614. GEORGE SEITZ ELEMENTARY SCHOOL talent show is 6:30 p.m., tonight, in the multi-purpose room. Tickets on sale at the door. ENJOY THE acoustic stylings of Ron Curtiss, Mark Pippitt and Bud Teague, 8 p.m.-midnight, Sunday, at the Yuk Club. Pupus available 9-10 p.m. or while supplies last. Drink specials during the show. MANDATORY ISLAND ORIENTATION will be at 12:45 p.m., Wednesday, in Corlett Activity Center Room 6. It is required for all new island arrivals. It is not recommended for family members under 10. Questions? Call 51134. THE KWAJALEIN ART GUILD needs to fill vacancies for president and vice-president. The next meeting will be at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, in the Art Annex next to the handicraft shop. The two positions need to be lled during the meeting. Of cer duties are posted on the mini-mall bulletin board and the KAG Website at http://www.geocities.com/lexy3777/KAG-ByLaws1.html. COUNTRY NIGHT will be at 7 p.m., April 29, at the Yuk Club. If you have special music to play, bring it. FOUR TABLES are left for the BQ treasure sale April 30. To reserve a table, call Sue, 53593. THE MICRONESIAN SHOP will offer free gifts with purchase of $30 or more April 30 through May 14, just in time for MotherÂ’s Day. COMMUNITY EDUCATION classes start May 1. Enrollment is limited so sign up early. See the course listings in one of the Hourglass boxes at the post of ce or call Deb at Community Education, 51078, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. THE YOUTH ACTION Council for all ages will meet at 6:30 p.m., May 2, in the elementary school music room. The public is welcome. The councilÂ’s purpose is to identify and address youth-related issues and concerns. Questions? Call Amy, 53610. STUDENT MUSIC RECITAL will be at 7 p.m., May 3, in the multi-purpose room. Piano teachers who would like students to perform should contact Dick Shields for registration forms. CINCO DE MAYO celebration will be at 7 p.m., May 5, at the VetsÂ’ Hall. Salsa cook-off, salsa dancing, traditional Mexican cuisine, beer and margarita specials. THE NEXT remote control racing event will be held at 3 p.m., May 6, at the VetsÂ’ Hall track. Bring the family and cameras. Refreshments and food. If you need a remote control vehicle, call Ozzy, 53734. The track will be open for practice this weekend. THE OPTOMETRIST will be on island May 27-June 7. For an appointment, call 52223 or 52224.GOVERNMENT FURNISHINGS are assigned to the occupant upon arrival. Residents are responsible for the care and security of this property and are not authorized to trade or remove government property from any quarters. Call the Furniture Warehouse at 53434 to arrange for delivery or return of furnishings and hospitality kits. If items are placed outside or unattended, the occupant will be charged for loss or damage. As Earth Day approaches, Community Activities would like to recognize those individuals and organizations who help keep our communities beautiful and healthy all year long. The following participants are part of the Adopt-anArea program on Kwajalein and Roi-Namur. KWAJALEIN PARTICIPANTS ROI_NAMUR PARTICIPANTS We are always looking for more individuals and groups to join the Adopt-an-Area program. For information, contact Susannah Jones at the Community Activities Of ce, 53331, or send an e-mail to email@example.com Tom Anderson, Children of the Island Memorial Chapel, Community Bank, William Craft, Junior Girl Scout Troop #4, Jennifer Kelso, Charlie Kuzy, Kwajalein Yacht Club, Renee Biser-McGinnis, MIT, The USAKA Commander and USAKA Community Services Roi-Namur Dolphins Scuba Club, Tony Stephens and Surf Shack
Saturday, April 21, 2007 The Kwajalein Hourglass 16 RTS WeatherTonight: Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Winds: NE at 10-16 knots. Sunday: Partly cloudy with scattered showers. Winds: NE at 10-16 knots. Monday: Partly cloudy with chance for showers. Winds: NE at 10-16 knots. Tuesday: Partly sunny with widely scattered showers. Winds: NE-E at 8-14 knots.Annual rain total: 13.47 inches Annual deviation: -4.29 inchesCall 54700 for updated forecasts or visit www.rts-wx.com. Sun Â Moon Â Tides Sunday 6:37 p.m./6:59 a.m. 10:45 a.m./11:53 p.m. 7:03 a.m., 4.1' 12:32 a.m.,0.1' 7:28 p.m., 2.5Â’ 1:41 p.m.,0.3Â’ Monday 6:36 a.m./6:59 p.m. 11:45 a.m./ 7:50 a.m., 3.5' 1:07 a.m., 0.6' 8:29 p.m., 2.0Â’ 2:46 p.m., 0.8' Tuesday 6:36 a.m./6:59 p.m. 12:42 p.m./12:48 a.m. 9:03 a.m., 2.9' 1:54 a.m., 1.1Â’ 11:07 p.m., 1.9Â’ 4:46 p.m., 1.1'Wednesday 6:35 a.m./6:59 p.m. 1:34 p.m./1:36 a.m. 11:19 a.m., 2.7' 4:01 a.m., 1.5Â’ 6:48 p.m., 1.0Â’ Sunrise/set Moonrise/set High tide Low tide Sports Schedule and Standings Basketball Tuesday 6 p.m...................................... SDA M vs Spartans III M 7 p.m....................................Ruff Ryders vs. Earth Pigs 8 p.m.............................Spartans I M vs. Fundamentals Wednesday 6 p.m.......................................SDA W vs. Spartans II W 7 p.m................................................Jablik II vs. MOWS 8 p.m.................................Kein RubRub vs. Spartans II Thursday 7 p.m........................................Spartans I M vs. Jablik I 8 p.m............................... Earth Pigs vs. Fundamentals Friday 7 p.m..............................................Jablik III vs. Liahona 8 p.m............................................Vikings vs. The Beers Saturday 5:15 p.m................................Spartans I W vs. EPES W 6 p.m....................................KAHS W vs. Spartans II W 7 p.m....................................Spartans III M vs. EPES MBasketball StandingsMen's AFundamentals...............................................................6 0 0Earth Pigs.............................................................................. 5 1 0Ruff Ryders...................................................................3 4 0 Jablik I............................................................................1 5 0 Spartans I M..................................................................1 6 0Men's BThe Beers.......................................................................4 0 0Jablik II...........................................................................4 1 0Vikings.................................................................................... 3 1 0 MOWS.............................................................................3 1 0 Liahona..........................................................................2 3 0 Kein RubRub.................................................................1 4 0 Spartans II M.................................................................0 3 0 Jablik..............................................................................0 4 0Men's C SDA M...................................................................5 0 0KAHS M..........................................................................3 1 0 EPES M..........................................................................2 2 0Spartans III M........................................................1 3 0Jabro M..........................................................................0 5 0Women's Spartans I W..........................................................5 0 0 Bodies n'motion.....................................................3 2 0 EPES W.................................................................2 2 0 Spartans II W.........................................................1 2 0 KAHS W................................................................1 4 0 SDA W...................................................................0 4 0The Kwajalein Hourglass publishes all local sports schedules and standings that it receives. Swinging for the fencesChild and Youth Services' baseball season is in full swing. For more information on its program, call Jason Kettenhofen, youth sports director at 53796. (Photo by Miguel Busquets)