The Kwajalein hourglass

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The Kwajalein hourglass
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J a p a n e s e M a j o r G e n e r a l M a s a s h i Y a m a d a J a p a n A i r S e l f D e f e n s e Japanese Major General Masashi Yamada, Japan Air Self Defense F o r c e a n d f e l l o w m e m b e r s o f t h e J A S D F h o n o r t h e i r W W I I d e a d a t t h e Force, and fellow members of the JASDF, honor their WWII dead at the J a p a n e s e C e m e t e r y W e d n e s d a y F o r m o r e s e e p a g e 3 Japanese Cemetery Wednesday. For more, see page 3. P h o t o b y C a t h e r i n e L a y t o n Photo by Catherine Layton


2The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012 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, or endorsed by, the U.S. Government, Department of Defense, Department of the Army or USAKA. It is published Saturdays in accordance with Army Regulation 360-1 and using a network printer by Kwajalein Range Services editorial staff. Phone: Defense Switching Network 254-2114; Local phone: 52114 Printed circulation: 1,200 E-mail: Of cer ...Col. Shannon Boehm Sergeant Major...Sgt. Maj. Roderick PrioleauActing Public Affairs Of cer... William WhiteManaging Editor ......................Sheila Gideon Associate Editor .................Catherine Layton Media Specialist............................Eva Seelye Thumbs Up!... to people who do not smoke while riding their bicycles. I appreciate you thinking of other people’s lungs by keeping your habit out of public areas. ... to everyone who attended and donated at the Jim Schilling memorial dinner Sunday. Special thanks to everyone who donated items for the silent auction. Thank you to the Vet’s Hall for hosting and the singers for entertaining.Thumbs Down!... to all the people who come to meet with United ights and leave their bikes all over the parking lot and block the bike stalls. Those of us working in that building have to move bikes in order to get ours out. Please use the appropriate parking spaces. Marshallese LanguageLocal legend tells that the expression “iakwe” meaning, “you are a rainbow” developed into the traditional Marshallese greeting, “Iokwe yuk,” which means “love to you.” The term “yokwe” is used for both hello and goodbye, while adding “yuk” will add “to you” to the phrase. … Information taken from the website for the Embassy of Republic of the Marshall Islands in Washington, D.C. There’s a new dentist on island to keep residents’ smiles bright and healthy. Dr. Hillary Berry and her husband, Jason, arrived on Kwajalein this month, along with their chihuahua, Maddy. Originally from Oregon, the couple lived on Florida’s space coast before making the journey out to the Paci c. They were looking for a new adventure when Jason came across the KRS website and found the posting for the dentist position. The Berry’s are looking forward to what the island has to offer, particularly water sports, and are eager to learn how to scuba dive. “I love my job even though most people don’t want to come see me! It is my goal to make dental visits as pleasant as possible,” she said.Photo by Catherine Layton


3The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012 Photo by Catherine LaytonKwajalein Golf Association hosts Patriot Golf Day tournament to benefit military families Japanese Major General visits memorial during stopover at KwajaleinFrom left, Sgt. Maj. Roderick Prioleau and USAKA/RTS Commander Col. Shannon Boehm talk with Japanese Major General Masashi Yamada of the Japan Air Self Defense Force Wednesday. Yamada and his crew, including his translator pictured far right, stopped at Kwajalein on their way to Honolulu for meetings at Hickam Air Force Base. The overall purpose of their stop was to receive gas and services at the airport; however, they enjoyed breakfast at Caf Paci c and joined the USAKA command on a visit to the Japanese Cemetery to pay respects to their ancestors who fell at Kwajalein during World War II. The group departed later that morning.Hourglass ReportsKwajalein Golf Association will host a Patriot Golf Day tournament at 9 a.m., Monday, at Holmberg Fairways. During this event, donations made will go to the Folds of Honor Foundation, which provides post-secondary educational scholarships to children and spouses of military service men and women killed or disabled while serving our nation. In the last four years, the Professional Golfers Association has been instrumental in raising more than $8.6 million by hosting Patriot Golf Day events at their facilities, allowing the organization to distribute more than 2,000 scholarships internationally, in all 50 states and 41 PGA sections. The total number of post-secondary educational scholarship recipients surpassed the 2,400 mark in 2011. Patriot Golf Day is jointly supported by The PGA of America and the United States Golf Association. The KGA-sponsored four-person scramble golf tournament still has slots open for teams to sign up. Cost is $25 per person. Non-KGA member fees will be waived to encourage participation and donations. USAKA Community Activities has agreed to waive daily greens fees as well. Golfers are encouraged to donate those fees to the cause. Also for this tournament only, you will be able to purchase up to 10 mulligans at $10 each. Select beverages will be available on the course and lunch will be served after the round. Sign up as soon as possible for available tee times. For more information, contact Kim Parker.


4The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012 Telina Jacklick is the senior cashier, but also plays the unofficial role of assistant manager at Sunrise Bakery. She has worked at the bakery for 6.5 years. Bring the bakery home with special requests, to-go ordersArticle and photos by Sheila Gideon Managing EditorSunrise Bakery offers more than meets the eye. Established in 1953, the bakery serves what you would normally expect: coffee drinks, pastries and breads. However, Darren Moore, bakery manager, has big dreams for our small island bakery. Some are in the works already, while some are still hopeful future ventures. So what can you get from the bakery right now? Sunrise Bakery is open from 6 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday. They produce 3,100 pastries, 200 dozen bread products and 75 cakes and pies per week. While most of their business is here on Kwajalein, they also service Roi-Namur, Meck Island and the Island Voyager They even cater requests from Majuro. “It is my understanding that we are one of three bakeries within the Marshall Islands,” said Moore. The bakery not only satis es your hunger, but also your thirst. You can swing by in the morning and order coffee, lattes, cappuccinos, espressos and coffee coolers. Probably one of the little known facts about the bakery is your option to special order items. Having a dinner party? You can special order pretty much any kind of bread and pick it up during business hours. This includes Italian, whole wheat, seven grain, garlic French and Jewish rye. Throwing a birthday party or baby shower? You can special order a decorated cake. Catering a lunch for your coworkers? You can special order items not on the menu; talk to Moore or Telina Jacklick about your options, one of which is strombolis. Jacklick is the senior cashier, but Moore unof cially calls her the assistant manager because of all she does at the bakery. She is not only a cashier, but she cooks and works production lists. She has worked at the bakery for 6.5 years. Her favorite part of her job is experimenting with new recipes and making creations like strombolis. Besides Moore and Jacklick, there are only six other staff members at the bakery. They begin their work “day” at 9 p.m., nishing up around 4 a.m. All bakery products are handmade fresh by the bakery staff and contain no preservatives. Sunrise Bakery is small, but mighty. The fact that they have such a small staff and still are able to offer such an assortment of products is a testament to how hard each employee works. This small staff is part of the reason why the bakery is only open during the workweek. When Moore rst came on board three years ago, the bakery was open seven days a week. With budget cuts, trends had to be identi ed for when the bakery did most of its business. In the end, weekend hours were cut because they were the least busy days. But that doesn’t mean you have to do without on the weekends. You can special order to-go items and pick them up on Saturdays. If a small staff wasn’t challenging enough, they have another obstacle to tackle. Back in 2010, a renovation project began with the bakery as phase one. The new and improved bakery was reopened for business in July 2011. Since that time, phase two of the renovation has begun – Caf Paci c. The renovation at Caf Paci c means the bakery has to share their kitchen. Since Caf Paci c serves three hot meals a day to Kwajalein residents, the bakery does not have the opportunity to cook during the daytime. Moore hopes that once the renovation is complete and he has his kitchen back, he can start offering even more items to residents. Besides pastries, you can also special order breads, cakes and pies.


5The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012 KHS students get a jump on college careers KHS junior Kaulu Kaluhiokalani interns with Hawaii Senator Brickwood Galuteria. He attanded bill signings and meetings about Galuteria’s reelection campaign.Kaluhiokalani interns for Hawaii Senator Galuteria Photo courtesy of Kaulu KaluhiokalaniBy Sheila Gideon Managing EditorSocial media doesn’t just keep you connected to friends; it can also land you a job. That’s how KHS junior Kaulu Kaluhiokalani scored a summer internship for the State of Hawaii Senate Majority Leader Senator Brickwood Galuteria at the State Capitol. Kaluhiokalani’s father, Noble, contacted the senator via Facebook and negotiated an internship for his son. He spent the month of July working a regular Monday through Friday, 8-hour work day with Galuteria. As an intern, he did typical duties one would think: led papers, made copies and ran errands. Since Galuteria is up for reelection this year, Kaluhiokalani attended several meetings for his campaign. He also helped send out mailers. Besides mundane of ce work, Kaluhiokalani was lucky enough to attend some bill signings and meet some bigwigs of Hawaii. On his very rst day, he met Governor Neil Abercrombie. He also got to meet several famous Hawaiian singers. Kaluhiokalani’s overall favorite part was when he sat in on a bill signing at Washington Place. One of the previous Hawaii governors asked Kaluhiokalani his opinion about some important topics affecting the state. He was honest. He told him while he has family in Hawaii, he’s grown up on Kwajalein, so he doesn’t know too much about the issues. Still, Kaluhiokalani said it was cool that they even asked his opinion on the topic.Going into the internship, Kaluhiokalani wasn’t convinced that politics would be his pursuit after high school. However, after working with Galuteria for one month, he said his interest was piqued. He discussed with the senator the potential for another internship next summer, if he’s reelected. “[I’d] probably get deeper into what he’s doing since it’ll be my second time,” he said.Since he is a junior this year, he still has some time to gure out his future. He said he’s deciding between school in Hawaii, where his family is, or Notre Dame, where his mother is an alumnus. Heidle chosen for prestigious seminar at West PointBy Sheila Gideon Managing EditorKwajalein Jr./Sr. High School senior Hayden Heidle got a taste of post high school life by applying for the Summer Leaders Seminar at the United States Military Academy at West Point. He submitted an application which outlined his grades, extracurricular activities and accomplishments. He was lucky enough to be able to interview face-to-face with Lt. Col. Kenneth McDonald, engineering management program director at West Point. Heidle met with McDonald at Emon Beach and had two comprehensive interviews. They went well and Heidle was selected among thousands of applicants. Heidle reported to the West Point campus in early June for a oneweek seminar; there were a total of 500 students accepted for the week. The students toured the campus, talked to cadets and attended classes. The purpose of the seminar was to give students a glimpse of what life would be like if they were accepted into the academy. They rose at a very early hour for physical training, lived in the barracks and learned basic military tactics. They even got to carry militarygrade guns. Heidle said he felt like he was truly in the Army. Heidle quickly became known as the “Kwaj Kid,” being one of few students attending from overseas. He heard this especially among his squad and from his sergeant. Meeting that group was the best part, said Heidle. “In less than a week … we became like a family,” he said. Heidle will continue to research colleges this year before he makes a decision about where he wants to attend. As of right now, while he highly recommends the SLS program and taking advantage of what West Point has to offer, he may be looking into a more artistic college as his choice.


6The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012


7The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012 Photos and graphic design by Catherine Layton


8The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012 DISPATCH FROM ROI Water tank gets protective coatingsPhoto by Carol Golby-Saunders The water tank replacement project is nearly complete on Roi-Namur, with San Juan Construction painter K.C. Kibin applying a few coats on the outside of the tank. The work, being performed by contractor San Juan Construction, falls under the indefinite-delivery/indefinitequantity contract issued by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Work for the task order included the design, construction and installation of a new 500,000 gallon potable water storage tank with roof and structure to replace the existing 750,000 gallon water tank. Demolition of the existing water tank was completed in late May. The tank structure contract included a foundation for the new tank, roof and structure over the new tank and all accessories required of the new tank to function fully equal to the operation of the previous tank.


9The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012From David Layton From Jeff Tong From Lana Gideon We need your submissions! E-mail your photos to From Jane Erekson From Eva Seelye From Julie Wathen


10The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012 Caf Pacific Lunch DinnerSunday Fried Chicken Ham Marco Polo White Rice Thursday Swedish Meatballs Chicken/Broccoli Saute Egg Noodles Sept. 1 Greek Chicken with Feta Cheese Couscous Thursday Teriyaki Beef Sesame Noodles Peapods and Carrots Wednesday Carved Top Round Herb Roast Chicken Baked Potatoes Friday BBQ Pork Chops Vegetarian Pasta Fish Du Jour Friday Fried Chicken Mashed Potatoes Veggie Stir-fry Monday Beef Stew Three Cheese Quiche Deli Sandwich Bar Wednesday Spareribs Corn Dogs AuGratin Potatoes Sunday Rosemary Pork Loin Steamed Potatoes Mixed Vegetables Monday Beef Lasagna Spinach/Mushroom Lasagna Tuesday Lemon Pepper Chicken Fish Du Jour Wild Rice Tuesday Garlic Roast Beef Tuna Casserole Salad Bar Sept. 1 Grilled Minute Steak Roasted Potatoes Squash/Spinach Religious ServicesCatholic5:30 p.m., Saturday, Small Chapel 9:15 a.m., Sunday, Island Memorial ChapelProtestant11 a.m., Sunday, Island Memorial Chapel Roi-Namur service at 7 p.m., FridayLatter-day Saints10 a.m., Sunday, CRC Room 3JewishSecond Friday of the month in the REB. Times will vary. Contact the chaplainÂ’s of ce at 53505 for more information. HELP WANTEDKRS AND CMSI job listings for on-island positions will be available at the Kwajalein, Roi-Namur and Ebeye Dock Security Check Point bulletin boards, the bulletin board by the Continental Travel Of ce, the Roi-Namur Terminal/Post Of ce bulletin board and at Human Resources in Building 700. Job listings for contract positions will be available at on the bulletin board by the Continental Travel Of ce and on the Roi-Namur Terminal/Post Of ce bulletin board. Full job descriptions and requirements for contract openings are located online at KRS EMPLOYMENT applications are continually accepted for casual positions in the community services departments, medical department and the HR temp pool. Some of the casual positions are recreation aid, medical of ce, substitute teacher and HR temp pool of ce support. Questions, call 54916. BERRY AVIATION HAS is hiring an Aviation Safety/ Administrative Assistant, grade level 8, on-island hire. Duties include: property/safety/accident inspections and investigations; weights and balances; support safety/orientation training; key and property custodian; assist HR manager; backup for payroll, travel and expense reports. HazMat, safety, general accounting, PR and HR knowledge is desirable. Applicants must be pro cient with Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook and Deltek. Interested individuals should submit a resume no later than Sept. 17. E-mail Cindy Cullen at cynthia. or call 54547 for additional information. FOUNDGLASSES, black Magnavision frames, at the Adult Pool. Currently at the helicopter hanger, Building 997. Call 51522. LOSTEARRING, one large faux diamond stud, possibly at the Adult Pool. If found, contact 51689. PATIO SALESTODAY, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., quarters 489-A. PCS sale, kids and adults clothes, kitchen items and electronics. SUNDAY, 8-11 a.m., dome 189. PCS sale, toys, clothes, DVDs, TV, dishes, Kwaj bike. Rain or shine, sale is indoors. FOR SALEMITSUBISHI REAR PROJECTION television, 55 inch, model #WS-5513, works well, high de nition ready, $100. Call 58792 or 54165 after 4:30 p.m. CHEOY LEE, in the water and ready to sail, 26 feet, 12HP inboard diesel, Lavac head, lots of sails, mooring, cradle and container at lot 40, $8,500. Call 54316. DVD HOLDER, $5; shower stand, $7; Wolfgang Puck dual convection oven with rotisserie and baking drawer, $150 and two six pack coolers, $5 each. Call Haley at 52222 or 52079. AIR CONDITIONER, window mount, 8,000 BTU, General Electric AEW08, new in box, $250. Call 51314. BEIGE RECLINER, $25; blue recliner, $30; couch, $100 and toddler trike, $15. Call 53936. TWO SCUBA TANKS, steel, 108 cubic foot XS Scuba brand with thermo-valves, current vis and hydro, less than two years old, $250 each or $450 for both. Call 51446, or e-mail TWO DEFINITIVE TECH Bipolar surround speakers, $200; AIWA compact stereo, $20; RCA DVD/CD player, $30; hardwood piano carcass, $150; hardwood couch and loveseat, green with pillows, $500; 6x9-foot white carpet, $30; shing gear, $10 each and skateboard, $5. Call 51829. RALEIGH BIKE, aluminum, 24 speed, with basket, almost new, always kept inside, $325; microwave, $30 and clothes steamer, $15. Call 52244 from 5-8 p.m., or 55253 at work. HOME THEATRE SYSTEM, includes projection TV, screen, speakers, receiver, $800; queen bed with memory foam top, $250; 1,000 and 2,000 pound lift bags, $200-$300; Pottery Barn three piece desk set, $150; BBQ with cover and tank, $125; hot tub, $2,000; oor lamp, $20; large mirror, $25; DVD 5-disc changer, $50; editing VCR, $25; Acer 20-inch at screen computer monitor, $40; of ce chair, $40; small and tall storage drawer tower, $10-$20; white Ikea dish set, eight plus settings, $50; microwave, $25; folding step stool, $15; coffee maker, $20; toaster, $5; vacuum, $25; trailer, $50; bench with storage, $30 and plants, $20$30. Call 52885 after 5 p.m. OCEANIC BOW FRONT glass tank, 72 gallon, stand, lights, supplies, $1,800; queen-size sleeper sofa with 7-inch mattress, $150; 10-foot couch with attached lounger, $200; two wood cabinets with glass front, shelves and drawers, $60 each, or both, $105; solid oak table with four upholstered rolling chairs, $200; Delta long necked faucet with hose, $60; DVD player, $10, Sylvania 13-inch TV, $25; Sony 27-inch TV, $100; 200-series curtains and decorative rods; two window lms for doors, $7; upholstered lounge chair, $150 and plants, see at quarters 205-B. Call 52395 after 5 p.m., except on weekends. SAMSUNG GALAXY 10.1-inch tablet computer, 32 GB, 2010 HD Pro Of ce with Excel, Word and PowerPoint loaded, Norton internet security and anti-theft, Samsung Bluetooth keyboard, Bluetooth mouse, USB and memory card adapters, $400. Call 52597. THREE-SHELF BOOKCASES, two, $10 each; kids Cars table with chair, $5; Little Tykes doll house, furniture, accessories, $40. Call 52312. CUSTOM SUN MENÂ’S 26-inch bicycle, triple tree forks, 3-speed, medium-sized ape hangers, rear rack with basket, excellent condition, $300. Leave message at 51859. ASUS TABLET, 32GB Transformer computer, $400; vacuum, $50; recliner, $75 and microwave, $50. Call 53851. TRUNDLE DAY BED, white iron, in very good shape, $100. Call 54168. ASHLEY FURNITURE COUCH, micro ber, tan, $400; Whirlpool dehumidi er, $100; Air Walk black bike with trailer, $200 and Yamaha receiver with DiVinci 7.1 surround sound speakers with two speaker stands, $500. Call work, 54444, or home, 51658. COMMUNITY NOTICESTHE VETÂ’S HALL will be closed to the public tonight for a private event, and will be closed to everyone Sunday night due to the scheduled power outage. THE KWAJALEIN YACHT CLUB will hold their monthly meeting tonight. Happy hour begins at 5:30 p.m. and the meeting starts at 6:30 p.m., with dinner served afterwards. The main entre will be provided but bring a side dish if you would like. UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND Fall Mid-Session registrations are now open until Sept. 17. Session dates are Sept. 17 to Nov. 18. You can view the overseas online fall session interactive schedules by visiting the website: Textbooks can be ordered online via UMUC AsiaÂ’s webText ordering system: Need more help? E-mail the Asia OL of ce at: or call the local Kwajalein of ce at 52800. OCEAN VIEW CLUB Birthday Bash is at 8 p.m., tonight. Complimentary drinks and cake for registered August birthdays. Contact Barbara Hutchins at 58228 or Ted Glynn at 53338. KGA FOUR-PERSON SCRAMBLE golf tournament, will be at 9 a.m., Monday, at Holmberg Fairways. This is a charity fundraiser tournament. All proceeds will be donated to the Folds of Honor Foundation. Cost is $25 per person. Non-KGA member fees and daily greens fees will be waived. Contact Kim Parker to sign up, or call 51256 to make a donation. THE FIRST OF 10 MONTHLY Fun Runs on Kwajalein Running ClubÂ’s 2012-2013 season schedule will be at


11The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012 t Caf Roi FridayChicken Tacos Mexican Beef Pie Queso/ChipsWednesday Carved Roast Beef Chicken Pot Pie Baked Potatoes SundayRosemary Pork BBQ Chicken Spinach QuicheThursday Burger Bar Turkey Ala King Potato SaladSept. 1 Cuban Sandwiches Ropa Vieja Beef Black BeansThursday Fried Chicken Pork Chops Mashed Potatoes Friday French Dip Blackened Chicken Cheesy Ranch Potatoes MondayBeef Machaca Southwest Chicken Huevos RancherosWednesday Memphis Ribs Grilled Chicken Baked Beans Monday Chicken Scampi Stracotto Beef Mashed Potatoes Monday Pork Loin Thyme Chicken AuGratin Potatoes Tuesday Bangers and Mash Fish and Chips Sauerkraut Tuesday Chicken and Pesto Cheddar Meatloaf Mashed PotatoesSept. 1 Pizzas Baked Penne Grilled ChickenLunch Dinner5:30 p.m., Monday. The general public is welcome. Meet outside the Kwajalein Library at 5:20 p.m. to vote on new of cers, or 5:25 p.m. to just run/walk. Distance options are 1/2, 2 and 4 miles. Walkers, three-year-olds and septuagenarians are all welcome. Questions, call Bob at 51815. MANDATORY ISLAND ORIENTATION is 12:30-4:30 p.m., Wednesday, at Building 365, CAC Room 6. Arrive 10 minutes early to sign in and be seated by 12:30 p.m. It is required for all new island arrivals, but not recommended for dependent children under the age of 10. Questions, call the meeting facilitators at KRS Environmental, Safety and Health at 51134. KWAJALEIN ATOLL International Sport shing Club monthly meeting will be held Wednesday at the Paci c Club. Food and beverages will be served at 6:30 p.m., meeting will commence at 7 p.m. For more information, contact Andy at 52878. BINGO IS Thursday at the Paci c Club. Card sales begin at 5:30 p.m., Bingo begins at 6:30 p.m. Blackout completion at 58 numbers with $1,800 payout; Windfall completion at 31 numbers with $2,000 payout. Must be 21 to enter and play; bring your ID. Come out and have some fun with us. Questions, contact Darren Moore at 55599, Ted Glynn at 53338 or Barbara Hutchins at 58228. CDC OPEN HOUSE is from 4:30-5:30 p.m., Thursday, in the Bako and Baru classrooms. Enroll your 18-month to 5-year-old now. Questions, call Marla at 53606. OUTDOOR SOCCER season registration ends Friday. Season play is Sept. 11 to Oct. 27. Cost is $100 per team and each team is required to provide an of cial. Mandatory manger’s meeting is at 5 p.m., Friday, at the CA conference room. Questions, contact Mandie at 53331. AAFES IS HAVING Food Court specials until Friday. At Anthony’s Pizza, get a one topping medium pizza for $7.99, a multi-topping medium for $10.99. At Burger King, get a Whopper sandwich for $2.49, Original Chicken sandwich for $2.89, a Tender Crisp sandwich for $3.79.THE KWAJALEIN SCUBA CLUB is looking for pictures of clown sh and anemones. Send pictures to Dianne Cooper at by Sept. 1 to be assembled and presented for the KSC meeting on Sept. 12. SMALL BOAT MARINA will be closed Sept. 1 for Labor Day. The marina will be open Sept. 2, 3 and 4, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Questions, call 53643. SEPTEMBER LEARN TO SWIM session dates are Sept. 5-28, on Wednesdays and Fridays at the Family Pool. Register until Sept. 1 at Community Activities. Participants must be at least 4 years old. Questions, call Community Activities 53331. REGISTER UNTIL Sept. 1 for the Labor Day doubles volleyball tournament, 9 a.m., Sept. 3. Cost is free! Prizes will be awarded for tournament champions. Call CA at 53331 for questions and registration. REGISTER UNTIL SEPT. 1 for CYSS Youth Sports basketball league. Season runs from Sept. 11 through Nov. 1. Cost is $40. Registration is open to all CYSS registered youth in kindergarten through grade 6. For questions, contact Coach Katie at 53796. CYSS START SMART Basketball registration is open through Sept. 1. Season runs from Sept. 12 through Oct. 17. Registration is for ages 3-5 years old. Cost is $20. Questions, contact Coach Katie at 53796. COME BY THE Central Registration Of ce and pick up a registration renewal packet. All children who participate in CYSS activities are required to renew their memberships every year. All renewals are due by Sept. 30 and will be active for one year. Stop by the of ce Tuesday through Saturday, 7 a.m.-5:15 p.m. Questions, contact Tracy or Joyce at 52158 or 50730. LABOR DAY VOLUNTEERS are needed! Volunteer from 3:30-6 p.m., Sept. 3, at Emon Beach to support Labor Day beach party activities. Call Community Activities at 53331 to sign up. FALL BOWLING LEAGUE WILL BE Sept. 14-Nov. 9 on Friday nights. Register your team at the Community Activities Of ce until Sept. 7. Cost is $60 without shoe rental, $70 with shoe rental. For questions, call 53331. CYSS TEEN/SCHOOL AGE CLUB FAIR and 4-H Signup is from 4-6 p.m., Sept. 10, at the Namo Weto Youth Center. This will be an introduction and sign-up for new CYSS and 4-H Club teens and elementary students. All parents are invited. Contact Jared Barrick at the Youth Center, 53796, for more information. KWAJALEIN SCUBA CLUB’S “Splash For Trash” will be on Sept. 10. Volunteer snorkelers, divers and land walkers are needed for an island-wide clean-up. Starting point is at 8 a.m. at the Paci c Club to issue bags, gloves and safety brie ng. There will be a KSC-funded lunch cookout at 1 p.m. for all who helped. Contact KSC President John Pennington at penningtonscuba@ or call 53290 to sign up your buddy team, department team or just ask to be included. Prizes will be awarded in several categories for fun but this effort is always great for our environment so come on out! Air tanks (non-Nitrox) will be carried by KSC by reservation if you RSVP them with John. THE WILEY FAMILY PCS party will be from 6-9 p.m., Sept. 16, at Emon Beach Pavilion 1. Come say farewell to the Wiley family: Corey, Dayna, Dawson and Ella. Please bring a dish to share. PUT A STOP TO THE DROP! Report all leaky taps to the service desk at 53550. IT IS AGAINST U.S. ARMY POLICY to use of cial Information Technology systems for the sale of personal items that result in nancial gain. Failure to follow this policy may result in the loss of access to IT services. For further information, call 52444. SAFELY SPEAKING: There are height restrictions for climbing. Before climbing above 6 feet in height, ensure you have a fall protection plan and a climbing clearance. You must obtain a climbing clearance by calling the Fire Department on Roi at 56334 or KMCC on Kwaj at 55300. Questions, call RF Safety at 50721 or KRS Safety at 51134. E-TALK: Coral reefs need clean waters to thrive. They provide habitat for numerous species and are valuable for shing, tourism and diving. Help protect coral reefs.The U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command has completed an Environmental Assessment, prepared in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 and the Council on Environmental Quality regulations implementing NEPA. The Roi-Namur Wastewater Treatment Plant Outfall Repair EA analyzes the potential environmental consequences that could result from the implementation of the sewer outfall repair activities. Given the current signi cant deterioration and/or lack of sewer outfall piping that is remaining, there is essentially no portion of the existing system beyond the point where it leaves the shoreline that can be reused. Consequently, an entirely new sewer outfall line, oriented essentially along the present alignment, will need to be designed and installed to adequately address the characteristics and demands along the terrain of the pipeline route. Based on the analysis the USASMDC/ARSTRAT has determined that proposed activities are not expected to result in signi cant impacts to the environment. A draft Finding of No Signi cant Impact and the EA are available at http://www. and at the following locations: • RMI Environmental Protection Authority Of ce, Majuro, Marshall Islands • Grace Sherwood Library, P.O. Box 23, Kwajalein, Marshall Islands • Roi-Namur Library, Roi-Namur, Marshall Islands Public comments on the EA and Draft FONSI will be accepted through Sept. 24. Submit written comments to: or U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command, ATTN: SMDC-ENE (Mr. Thomas Craven), P.O. Box 1500, Huntsville, AL 35807-3801. Comments may also be faxed to SMDCENE (Craven), Huntsville, AL, 256-955-6659.Roi-Namur Wastewater Treatment Plant Outfall Repair


12The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012 WeatherCourtesy of RTS WeatherSunday: Partly sunny, 20 percent showers. Winds: E-ESE at 6 – 11 knots Monday: Partly sunny, 10 percent showers. Winds: ENE-E at 6 – 11 knots Tuesday: Mostly sunny, 10 percent showers. Winds: ENE-E at 7 – 12 knots Wednesday: Mostly sunny, 10 percent showers. Winds: ENE-E at 8 – 13 knots. Thursday: Partly sunny, 20 percent showers. Winds: ENE-E at 8 – 13 knots Friday: Partly sunny, 20 percent showers. Winds ENE-E at 9 – 15 knots Yearly total: 48.78 inches Yearly deviation: +0.71 inchesCall 54700 for updates forecasts or visit Sunrise/set Moonrise/set High Tide Low Tide Sunday 6:41 a.m./7:01 p.m. 2:15 p.m./1:16 a.m. 11:44 a.m. 2.1’ 5:44 a.m. 1.0’ 5:31 p.m. 1.1’ Monday 6:41 a.m./7 p.m. 3:12 p.m./2:15 a.m. 12:31 a.m. 3.2’ 7:32 a.m. 0.7’ 1:36 p.m. 2.5’ 7:17 p.m. 0.8’ Tuesday 6:41 a.m./7 p.m. 4:07 p.m./3:14 a.m. 1:49 a.m. 3.7’ 8:29 a.m. 0.2’ 2:32 p.m. 3.0’ 8:20 p.m. 0.4’ Wednesday 6:41 a.m./6:59 p.m. 4:58 p.m./4:11 a.m. 2:41 a.m. 4.1’ 9:09 a.m. -0.2’ 3:12 p.m. 3.4’ 9:05 p.m. -0.1 Thursday 6:41 a.m./6:58 p.m. 5:45 p.m./5:06 a.m. 3:21 a.m. 4.4’ 9:43 a.m. -0.5’ 3:46 p.m. 3.9’ 9:42 p.m. -0.4’ Friday 6:41 a.m./6:58 p.m. 6:31 p.m./5:58 a.m. 3:56 a.m. 4.6’ 10:13 a.m. -0.7’ 4:17 p.m. 4.2’ 10:17 p.m. -0.6’ Sept. 1 6:41 a.m./6:57 p.m. 7:15 p.m./6:49 a.m. 4:28 a.m. 4.7’ 10:41 a.m. -0.8’ 4:46 p.m. 4.3’ 10:48 p.m. -0.7’ M i l i t a r y C a s u a l t i e s Military CasualtiesSgt. David V. Williams, 24, of Frederick, Md., died Aug. 18, in Kandahar, Afghanistan. The cause of death is under investigation. He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 1st Infantry Regiment, 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash. Sgt. 1st Class Coater B. Debose, 55, of State Line, Miss., died Aug. 19 in Kandahar province, Afghanistan. Debose was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 351st Infantry Regiment, 158th Infantry Brigade, 1st Army Division East, Camp Shelby, Miss. Seven service members died supporting Operation Enduring Freedom Aug. 16 in a helicopter crash northeast of Kandahar, Afghanistan. Killed were: Chief Warrant Of cer Brian D. Hornsby, 37, of Melbourne, Fla., assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 25th Aviation Regiment, 25th Combat Aviation Brigade, 25th Infantry Division, Scho eld Barracks, Hawaii; Chief Warrant Of cer Suresh N. A. Krause, 29, of Cathedral City, Calif., assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 25th Aviation Regiment, 25th Combat Aviation Brigade, 25th Infantry Division, Scho eld Barracks, Hawaii; Explosive Ordnance Disposal Petty Of cer Technician 1st Class Sean P. Carson, 32, of Des Moines, Wash., assigned to an explosive ordnance disposal mobile unit in San Diego; Special Warfare Operator Petty Of cer 1st Class Patrick D. Feeks, 28, of Edgewater, Md., assigned to a West Coast-based naval special warfare unit; Sgt. Richard A. Essex, 23, of Kelseyville, Calif., assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 25th Aviation Regiment, 25th Combat Aviation Brigade, 25th Infantry Division, Scho eld Barracks, Hawaii; Sgt. Luis A. Oliver Galbreath, 41, of San Juan, Puerto Rico, assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 25th Aviation Regiment, 25th Combat Aviation Brigade, 25th Infantry Division, Scho eld Barracks, Hawaii; and Special Warfare Operator Petty Of cer 2nd Class David J. Warsen, 27, of Kentwood, Mich., assigned to a West Coast-based naval Special warfare unit. Staff Sgt. Gregory T. Copes, 36, of Lynch Station, Va., and Hospital Corpsman Petty Of cer 1st Class Darrel L. Enos, 36, of Colorado Springs, died Aug. 17 while supporting combat operations in Farah province, Afghanistan. They were assigned to 3rd Marine Special Operations Battalion, Camp Lejeune, N.C. Spc. James A. Justice, 21, of Grover, N.C., died Aug. 17 at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Germany from injuries suffered on Aug. 14 from enemy small-arms re in Wardak province, Afghanistan. Justice was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team, Caserma Ederle in Vicenza, Italy. Pfc. Michael R. Demarsico II, of North Adams, Mass., died Aug. 16 in Panjwa’l, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when he encountered an enemy improvised device. Demarsico was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 23rd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash. Staff Sgt. Eric S. Holman, 39, of Evans City, Penn., died Aug. 15 in Ghazni province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when he encountered an enemy improvised explosive device. Holman was assigned to 192nd Ordnance Battalion, 52nd Ordnance Group, 20th Support Command, Fort Bragg, N.C. Pfc. Andrew J. Keller, 22, of Tigard, Ore., died Aug. 15 in Charkh, Afghanistan when enemy forces attacked his unit with small arms re. He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team, Caserma Ederle, Vicenza, Italy. Lagoon Road from the Helicopter Hangar southwest to the rst dirt road will be closed from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m., Sunday, and 8 a.m. to 9 p.m., Monday. All vehicles and bicycles may need to detour around the Power Plant. Oversized vehicles may need to detour around the golf course side of Ocean Road. Power to the following facilities will be shut off for 24-36 hours, starting at 10 a.m., Sunday: Weather Station Storage, Fire Prevention Of ce, Helicopter Hangar, Photo Lab, DOE, Sewage Lift Station, KRS Environmental Warehouse, GP Warehouses 1105-6 and 1114-15, WIP Warehouse, ABS Warehouse, IDT Admin Of ce and Warehouse, and High Explosive Bunker. Emergency generators will be in operation at: Runway Lights Generator, DASR, Golf Course, Fire Station, Admin Of ce and Weather Station.Road Closure and Power Outages