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J o s h L o g a n “ T h e V o i c e ” s e a s o n f i v e Josh Logan, “The Voice” season five c o n t e s t a n t p e r f o r m s a t t h e K w a j a l e i n contestant, performs at the Kwajalein V e t ’ s H a l l o n S u n d a y F o r m o r e s e e Vet’s Hall on Sunday. For more, see p a g e 3 page 3. P h o t o b y J o r d a n V i n s o n Photo by Jordan Vinson


2The Kwajalein Hourglass The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, March 29, 2014 Saturday, March 29, 2014 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 Garrison-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 USAG-KA. 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 Email: usarmy.bucholz.311-sig-cmd.mbx.hourglass@mail.milGarrison Commander....... Col. Nestor Sadler Garrison CSM................. Command Sgt. Maj. Reginald Gooden Public Affairs Of cer .............Michael Sakaio Managing Editor ......................Sheila Gideon Associate Editor .....................Jordan Vinson Media Services Intern.................Molly Premo Ready and Resilient Wellness CalendarNote: All classes and events listed on the calendar are free of charge to the community.Thank YouThank you to everyone who helped make the 2014 basketball season a huge success. It took a lot of effort by many different people and everyone did an excellent job. I want to thank Thompson Tarwoj, night supervisor, for overseeing league play. Thanks to the Kwajalein Sports Association for providing of cials and scorekeepers. They did a great job maintaining the integrity of the league and making play safe and fun for everyone. A special thanks goes to the Hobby Shop for providing coconut trophies for league winners. Finally, basketball wouldn’t have been complete without the assistance of all of our coaches and managers. Your interest, efforts and support was greatly appreciated. The success of this year’s season was all due to the efforts of everyone involved. Congratulations to BreakFast, USAG-KA and Icy Hot, who were this year’s champions. — Kaylee West Recreation Coordinator Lolita “Lee” Silva Allas died Feb. 3 at Queen’s Medical Center in Honolulu. While on Kwajalein, Lee worked as a Department of Defense secretary, and was a well-remembered member of Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church and many sports teams throughout the years. Additionally, many residents were the lucky recipients of Lee’s culinary talents. Island youth bene tted from her hours of volunteer service as a CCD teacher and coach. Because of her years of generous service to the congregation, the Blessed Sacrament Chapel is naming their annual scholarship in Lee’s honor. Born in Honolulu, Lee is survived by her husband Paul, sons Paul Jr., Kevin and Keith; brothers Romeo, Dennis, Leslie, Alvin, Clark and Barry Silva; sisters Miriam Maio, Yolanda Dunn, and Natalie and Edwina Silva, as well as four grandchildren. Longtime Kwajalein resident remembered Lee Allas and her husband, Paul, were longtime residents of Kwajalein. The Allas’ PCS’d to Hawaii in December. Lee passed away in February.Photos courtesy of Blessed Sacrament Chapel


3The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, March 29, 2014 The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, March 29, 2014 From left, Josh Logan, Paul Costley and Nate Comp check out Kwajalein sites during their visit.The Josh Logan Trio rocks the flip flops off Kwajalein, Roi music fansPhoto by Tim RobergeBy Sheila Gideon Managing Editor Kwajalein and Roi-Namur residents were treated to a taste of fame when The Josh Logan Trio visited last week to perform three shows courtesy of the Quality of Life fund. Logan nished in 11th place on the reality singing competition show “The Voice” last season. He also just won New England Music Awards “Performer of the Year” and the 2014 Boston Nightlife Awards “Toast of the Town.” Logan, along with bass player Nate Comp and drummer Paul Costley, performed at the Roi Outrigger March 21, at the Kwajalein Yacht Club March 22 and at the Vet’s Hall on Sunday. Their music was mostly a mix of cover songs adapted to their personal style, but they also played a few original tunes. They catered their music to each audience and even played two completely different sets for the Yacht Club and Vet’s Hall, knowing some people would attend both shows. Crowd participation was also a focus. At the Yacht Club, they had the crowd whistling along to “Sittin’ on the Dock of the Bay,” singing the chorus to “Have You Ever Seen the Rain,” and dancing to several tunes. They even invited a few local musicians to perform with them on Roi and at the Vet’s Hall, including Melody and Tony Cherry, Mandie Morris, Shelley Easter Photo by Sheila GideonThe Josh Logan Trio performs at the Kwajalein Yacht Club March 22.and Danny Barthle. The trio took it a step further by sharing a 2.5-hour personal jam session with resident musicians Ken Winchester and Ric Fullerton. “It’s kind of what we do back home,” Logan said. “We host open mic jams … and have people jump up and play with us. We have to get the locals involved and see what they can do.” Logan sang several songs he performed during “The Voice” competition, including his audition song “Too Close” and even the last one he sang in the show’s knockout round, “Man in the Mirror.” According to the trio, the Vet’s Hall won the award for rowdiest show. “The vibe … was insane,” Logan said. “[The] favorite setting for me I’d have to say was the Yacht Club,” commented Costley. He loved the atmosphere and said, “You couldn’t ask for a better place to play.” “We should do more shows at the Yacht Club,” Logan said jokingly, but also seriously. The musicians hope to return one day to play another show. Next time they would bring their full ve-piece band, and could even provide a 2-for-1 deal by bringing Logan’s girlfriend Olivia Henken, a country singer who was also a contestant on season ve of “The Voice.” During their visit, the trio got to experience a bit of what the islands have to offer. On Roi, they toured the historical sites and cruised through the jungle. They didn’t see a single rat, besides the one that was skinned and pinned to the wall in the Outrigger. “We weren’t fooled,” Logan clari ed. They watched the sunset from the Gabby Shack deck and even saw the elusive green ash. “It was probably See JOSH LOGAN TRIO, page 8


4The Kwajalein Hourglass The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, March 29, 2014 Saturday, March 29, 2014 K i t e s s o a r a t E m o n B e a c h Kites soar at Emon Beach Christina Sylvester jumps and pushes her son’s kite into the wind at Kite Day. Juliet Delisio, 3, gets a running start to launch her kite in the air during Kite Day at Emon Beach Sunday afternoon. Adrienne Chavis helps her son Chase get his colorful kite flying.Article and photos by Sheila Gideon Managing Editor The trade winds were whipping on Sunday afternoon at Emon Beach, where more than a dozen kites could be seen soaring through the sky. Community Activities sponsored the annual Kite Day, offering island residents the opportunity to bring their own or homemade kites to the beach, or to play with the shark kites courtesy of CA. Prizes were awarded to several participants. Mark Donoghue had the highest ying kite. Jim Hockenberger and Judith Shimamoto tied for the best homemade kites. The Botes family’s mermaid kite was voted prettiest. The sky was lled with a variety of shapes, colors and ribbons twirling in the wind. Kwajalein Jr./Sr. High School students Alison Tomas and Michael Sykes would have impressed Math Teacher Carol Hockenberger with their geometrically friendly kites. Also ying through the sky were pigs, helicopters, sharks, birds and dragons. The wind carried some so high that one parent was heard commenting to their child, “I hope the United plane doesn’t hit it!” Judith Shimamoto tied for the best homemade kite at this year’s Kite Day event.


5The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, March 29, 2014 The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, March 29, 2014 Brig. Gen. Elizabeth P. Hoisington, director of the Women’s Army Corps, was one of the first females to reach the rank of brigadier general. WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH 20 14CHARACTER COURAGECOMMITTMENT By Jordan Vinson Associate EditorMarch is Women’s History Month. It’s a time to celebrate the contributions and honor the sacri ces and accomplishments of the scores of women who have served and strengthened the United States Army and greater U.S. military forces throughout America’s history. Aiding the country’s defenses since 1775, women have valiantly served the United States throughout times of peace and war, and without these patriots, the exemplary success of America on all fronts—economically, politically, militarily—would not be possible.Women working with the Army traditionally nursed the ill and Design by Jordan Vinsonwounded, laundered and mended clothing and cooked for the troops in camp on campaign—services that did not exist among the uniformed personnel within the Army until the 20th century. But in the Revolutionary War and the Civil War, some served as scouts and spies, risking their lives to provide valuable intelligence on enemy combatant locations and troop movements on the battle eld. Some, such as Harriet Tubman, the famed Underground Railroad conductor, led brazen incursions along river channels into the Deep South to get Union commanders an eye on Confederate movements and to also free and recruit slaves to the Union armies. Others like Cathay Williams, a former slave, disguised themselves as men in order to formally enlist in the Army, serving alongside male soldiers in the infantry. When roughly 16 percent of America’s male workforce shipped off to battle during World War I, women stepped in to ramp up wartime manufacturing and clerical efforts. More than 35,000 women actively served in the military during the con ict, many enduring the harsh reality of life in bunkers and makeshift tents and the horror of sustained artillery barrages and mustard gas attacks close to the front.During World War II, nearly 350,000 women served in the Armed Forces, both at home and abroad. As all military nurses at the time—60,000 in all—were female, they were sent alongside men to campaigns throughout the world to care for and rehabilitate the throngs of injured on the frontlines. More than 150,000 worked within the Women’s Army Corps, an of cial part of the U.S. Army, some landing in Normandy after DDay and some serving in the Philippines, New Guinea and Australia.Meanwhile, the government’s “Rosie the Riveter” propaganda campaign, one of the most iconic images of women’s contributions during the war, was in uential in drawing up support among the country’s females to enter the workforce to support the war effort. Some 310,000 women worked in the U.S. aircraft industry, for example. During prewar years, women made up only about one percent of the industry’s total workforce, but by 1943 they comprised a full 65 percent of all workers in the industry. With the outbreak of the Korean War, Women Army Corps personnel were called back to active duty or given involuntary extensions to their contracts with the Army. Twenty percent served in the Far East, working in direct support of the combat theater in hospitals and as supply specialists, communicators, record keepers and administrators. At the same time, the number of WACs assigned to U.S. installations in Europe increased in reaction to worries that the Soviet Union would try to take advantage of America’s focus on the Korean Peninsula and make land grabs in Europe. When the Cold War reared up in the form of the Vietnam War, women serving in the WAC again See WOMEN, page 7


6The Kwajalein Hourglass The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, March 29, 2014 Saturday, March 29, 2014 Connor McDiffett catches speed.Josiah Parker edges past Caiden Scheivert. Scouts race against one another down Telemetry Hill Sunday.Scouts belt down Telemetry Hill Article and photos by Molly Premo Media Services Intern Kwajalein’s Cub Scouts held their annual Soap Box Derby at Telemetry Hill Sunday. Picking from a group of three sleek, gravity-powered cars, the Scouts sat at the top of Telemetry Hill—the highest elevation point on Kwajalein—and waited for Cub Scout Leader Mark McCollum to start each race. Competitors raced down two at a time and shot down the hill aiming to nish rst. The boys worked in groups of two or three to push the cars back up the hill after each heat. Although the sun was blazing hot, the water was cold and the icy lemonade kept participants going. Family members brought lawn chairs and relaxed in the shade while cheering on the Scouts racing down the hill. There was no single Scout that claimed a number one prize. But the boys enjoyed challenging one another and speeding through the nish line. A Military Postal Service inspection team, from U.S. Army Pacific and Installation Management Command visits U.S. Army Garrison-Kwajalein Atoll this week. USARPAC commands Army forces in the Asia-Pacific region, including 80,000 Soldiers spanning from the Northwest Coast and Alaska, all the way to Japan.Photo by Michael Sakaio


7The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, March 29, 2014 The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, March 29, 2014 WOMEN, from page 5 Sgt. Leigh Ann Hester became the first woman to earn the Silver Star Medal for exceptional valor since World War II for her actions during a 2005 ambush by insurgents in Iraq.Information, data and photos obtained from and www.defense.govcontributed to the U.S. war effort. The rst WAC of cer was assigned to Vietnam in 1962, and by 1965 WAC personnel were contributing in clerical, secretarial and administrative military occupational specialties. In 1967, President Lyndon B. Johnson removed promotional restrictions on women of cers in the Armed Forces: it was nally possible for more than one woman in each service to hold the rank of colonel and for women to achieve general of cer rank. And in 1970 WAC of cers were promoted to the rank of brigadier general for the rst time in U.S. history. Women began entering the Army Reserves Of cers Training Program beginning in late 1972, and by 1981 approximately 40,000 women were enrolled in college and university ROTC units throughout the country; an additional 32,000 were enrolled in high school units. In 1975, weapons training for women became mandatory, and by 1977 combined basic training for men and women became standard policy. The following year, the WAC was disestablished as a separate corps. Men and women were nally combined into the same, uni ed service. Despite a 1994 rule banning women from serving in small ground combat units, females worked in crucial support roles in the 1990s and 2000s, serving as military police, intelligence of cers and medics who were sometimes attached to front lines units but not permitted to work in combat situations. It was only little more than a year ago that U.S. Department of Defense leaders formally ended the ban on women working in combat positions, opening 237,000 military jobs that were previously off limits for women. Today, women make up nearly 15 percent of the U.S. Armed Forces. They pilot helicopters and jets, work as surgeons and nurses and serve in indispensable intelligence operations. And by 2016, if the Pentagon’s schedule for integrating women into front-line combat holds, they may also work in dangerous infantry, armor and special operations—the nal obstacles to achieving parity with their male counterparts in the U.S. Armed Forces.Kwajalein Jr./Sr. High School HonorRoll Recipients—First Semester, ending Jan. 18, 2014 *= 4.0 GPAGRADE 12High Honor Roll (3.6667+) Maddy Greene, Jennifer Hibberts, John Sholar*, Shenandoah Wrobel Honor Roll (3.5–3.6) Leightyn Cossey, Elizabeth Elkin Merit Roll (3.0–3.49) Ann-Marie Hepler, Stephanie Hibberts, Eltina John, Yomoko Kemem Daniel MurilloGRADE 11Honor Roll Mereille Bishop Merit Roll Dori deBrum, Jordan Hadley, Molly Premo, Daisy Wiltrout, Trey Tomas, Roanna ZackhrasGRADE 10High Honor Roll Addison Cossey*, Allison Hibberts*, Samuel Jahnke*, Wyatt Jones, Danielle Rivera, David Sholar*, Michael Sykes* Honor Roll Elizabeth Doerries Merit Roll Dayna Hepler, Wayland Sanborn, Ratu Tavutavuwale, John Tippetts, Allison Tomas, Jared WaseGRADE 9High Honor Roll Christine Abragan, DeVante Floor, omas Greene, Eric Murillo Honor Roll Chelsea Engelhard, Leah Lokeijak Caleigh Yurovchak Merit Roll MaryRuth Long, Claire Stepchew, Shawna WiltroutGRADE 8High Honor Roll Aidan Alejandro*, Elliott Baldy, Abigail Bishop, Jensyn Cole, Ian Galbraith, Allison Homuth*, Benjamin Jahnke, Cameron Jones, Chad Sykes* Honor Roll Auguston Lelet Merit Roll Dash Alfred, Kaikane Busquets, Andrew Lundberg, Allyson Moore, Janalynn Reimers, Megan SokGRADE 7High Honor Roll Alisha Church, Graeson Cossey, Andrew Elkin, Audrey Whatcott Honor Roll Christian Kirk Merit Roll Pania Alfred, Elise Hebert, Christina Jones L L A +


8The Kwajalein Hourglass The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, March 29, 2014 Saturday, March 29, 2014 DISPATCH FROM ROI Photos by Laura Pasquarella-SwainRoi residents dance to the tunes of The Josh Logan Trio March 21 at the Outrigger. JOSH LOGAN TRIO, from page 3 one of the best sunsets in history. It was amazing,” Comp said. On Kwajalein, they hit the beaches and played some Baggo. Comp went snorkeling for the rst time in his life at Emon Beach. “From what I’ve been told, that sets the bar up [high]. People said, ‘Don’t even bother going snorkeling anywhere else,’” he said. On their last day, they went to Glass Beach and Camp Hamilton to enjoy the water.The trio had never heard of the Marshall Islands before they booked their performance. After a little research, the New Englanders grew excited about the trip, but still had no idea how long the ight was going to be all the way from the east coast. They agreed that although the ights were brutal— the TSA, for example, con scated Comp’s hair products from his carry-on (see photo to understand why that’s traumatizing)—it was worth it to travel here to perform. “You get here and [the stress] all kind of eases away,” Costley said. Logan agreed and commented that just thinking about the pristine waters here was enough to combat feelings of stress. “I’ve never seen water that blue ever. It doesn’t even look real,” he said. After posting some photos of their journey online, Costley was contacted by a friend who used to live on Kwajalein as a child. His friend was able to dig up an old photo of their Oceanside home. Costley went back to the same house and took an updated photo for him. “It’s such a small world,” Logan commented.“We’ve done a ton of travelling, and we’ve played at a million different places,” Comp explained. “This is what we do; this is our job. So sometimes we’re kind of jaded and cynical from previous experiences, because that’s just part of the business. I think all three of us were just blown away by people going so far out of their way to help, because they actually care. … It was refreshing.” He said it was obvious that residents crave live music out here.The trio expressed deep appreciation to the local musicians who loaned equipment and helped with the shows. On Roi, the “Smells Like Fish” crew of Bob Barker, Allan Foreman, Stacey Helt and Easter, along with Community Activities Manager Laura Pasquarella-Swain were a huge help with equipment and logistics. On Kwajalein, equipment was donated by Kyle Miller, Jon Mitchell and Greg Spock. Barthle provided the drum kit and ran sound for both shows. They also thanked Entertainment Coordinator Midori Hobbs for keeping the group organized. They played “Waterfalls” especially for her at both Kwajalein shows. Of course, the group never would have been booked if Costley hadn’t known Kwajalein resident Tim Roberge for 15 years. Roberge brought the band proposal to the QOL committee and acted as “tour manager” during their visit. “It just seemed like everybody couldn’t do enough for you,” Costley said. Logan added, “We felt like rock stars.” Alana Brooks and Brandon Martin show off their dance moves during The Josh Logan Trio concert.


9The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, March 29, 2014 The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, March 29, 2014 From Lana Gideon From Brandi Mueller From Mike Woundy From Molly Premo From Molly Premo


10The Kwajalein Hourglass The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, March 29, 2014 Saturday, March 29, 2014 Religious ServicesCatholic 5:30 p.m., Saturday, Small Chapel 9:15 a.m., Sunday, Island Memorial Chapel Roi-Namur service, 4:45 p.m., Second and Fourth Friday of each month. Appointments with Fr. Vic available after dinner. Blessed Sacrament Stations of the Cross services continue each Saturday through April 11. Simple supper of bread and soup served. Protestant 8 a.m., Sunday, Island Memorial Chapel 9:15 a.m., Sunday School 11 a.m., Sunday, Island Memorial Chapel 6:30 p.m., Friday, Roi Chapel Latter-day Saints 10 a.m., Sunday, CRC Room 3 Contact the chaplain’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 FCE BENEFITS has an immediate opening for a parttime Bene ts Assistant on Kwajalein: administrative and support functions for the FCE Bene ts of ce, including correspondence, customer service, basic of ce duties, and documents processing. Requirements include a high school diploma, two years administrative experience, strong computer skills, excellent organizational and interpersonal communication skills, and the ability to obtain a CAC and network access. Stop by Building 700 during regular business hours to apply. Contact Diane Peters at 50939 or with questions. LOSTTHE METAL RAKE for the beach volleyball court at Emon Beach is missing. If you know where it is, bring it back to the beach, or call 53331. It usually lives under the lifeguard shack. EXPENSIVE GIRL’S prescription bifocal sunglasses in a pink Hello Kitty carrying case. Call Melissa or David at 51139 if found. WIDE-BODY TRAILER removed from the Cal Lab area on the afternoon of March 8. It has an aluminum frame and sides, stainless wheels and blue deck. Call 58454 or leave it by the Bali shop. WANTEDMARGARITA MACHINE to borrow for April 13. Call Bill Williamson at 53096. HOUSESITTING opportunity for couple visiting Kwaj July 3-7. Will take care of pets and plants. Clean couple. Call 55199 during the day or 54517 at night. STUFFED PARROT for upcoming party. Call Dan at 52349. GRASS SKIRTS for party on April 13. Call 51839. ACCOMMODATIONS, including a place to stay and adult bicycles,for a missionary family of three coming to teach Bible course classes on Ebeye, June 30-July 11. Call Lee or Avis at 58899 if you can help. ONE EXTRA LARGE coconut bra, no questions asked! Call Danny at 52384. CALCULUS TUTOR to help our child pass the upcoming AP exam in May. Call 58855 or 50937, or in the evening at 50165. FOUNDHOODED JACKET, after the scuba club harbor clean up; dive knife in the lagoon near the Emon Beach scuba shack in January. Call 53990. PATIO SALESATURDAY, April 5, 7 a.m., quarters 496-A, back porch. Multi-family sale: kids and adult clothes, toys, kitchen appliances, much more. FOR SALETWO SAMOA INFLATABLE stand-up paddle boards with paddles and air pump, one has been patched, and the other is in excellent condition, 10-feet 10-inches long, 30-inches wide and 6-inches depth, get both for less than the price of one board, $600. Call Mike or Dawn at 51803. ROCKER RECLINER, beige, $50. Call 55176. DEEP CARVED teak wood chest, 18x36x42-inches, top slides/lifts up for cedar chest, two center drawers 18x15x36-inches, two bottom drawers 18x36-inches, top has removable plexiglass protector, $225. Call 53640. SUN FULL CUSTOM BICYCLE, black, nice wheels, almost new tires, great seat and post, new 3-speed controller, aluminized handlebars, new cranks and pedals, stainless steel chain, new fork that is anti-rust coated, $195; OEM metal fendersfor a Sun bicycle, black, better than Kwaj condition, $25. Call 54445 Sunday through Wednesday days. TEN 8-FEET LONG, 4x4-inch pressure-treated womanized fence posts with four 2x4-inch cross boards, could be used to build deck frame, $75; two twin bed platform raised heavy duty frames, different heights, excellent for storage underneath, pressure treated 4x4 post design, white, $50 each or $80 for both. Call 52642. FINE QUALITY FISHING equipment: Penn Intl 80 STW reel, rebuilt at Hobbietat and spooled with new line; 20 various sized lures; gaff hook; hand line; large Igloo cooler; heavy duty shing trailer, $1,200 for the complete package. Call 51053 to negotiate your package. All sales are private and con dential. Compete in the Sunday tournament with rst-class catching equipment. 36-FOOT MACGREGOR catamaran, ready to sail, complete with mainsail, working jib, genoa and spinnaker, one of the fastest sailboats on Kwaj, $7,500 or best offer. Call Jen at 51584. BOSE ACOUSTIMASS 6 surround speakers, $250; large stainless microwave, $50; twin-long loft, very nice, $100. Call Chuck at 51734. KIDS HEIGHT 3x5-foot solid wood table, $75; new 9x12-foot rug, $40; two Sun bikes, three months old, $250 each; solid wood media center, $250. Call Alan at 53764. LADIES MEDIUM Dacor BC, good condition, regulator kit with computer, $250 for all. Call Ken at 51293 or 51384. PS3, 80GB, two controllers, all cables, six games: Grand Theft Auto V, Fifa Soccer 12, Read Dead Redemption, God Of War III, Killzone 2 and Assassins Creed, $275. Email if interested. 1987 BENETEAU 432 “KAILUANA,” length 43, beam 14, draft 5’10, new 2010 Yanmar 4JH5E, 53hp diesel, three bedroom, two heads, full galley with four burner stove and large fridge, major re t 2009-2011, new electrical, three solar panels and wind generator, autopilot, new cabinets, ooring and plumbing, new upholstery and much more info available, $75,000 or best offer. Contact Mike at or call 54203. Captain Louis S. Zamperini Dining FacilityLunch DinnerSundaySteamship Round of BeefHam Marco Polo Eggs Benedict Thursday Baked Meatloaf Pepperoni Pizza Cheese Pizza April 5 Dry Rub Spareribs Scalloped Potatoes Baked Beans Thursday Baked Spaghetti Honey Fried Chicken Vegetarian Stir-fry Friday Coconut Chicken Fish Du Jour Brown Rice Pilaf Friday Pancake Supper Sweet/Sour Pork Chicken Strips Monday Sauted Chicken Breast Veggie/Cheese Quiche Beef Pot Pie Wednesday Teriyaki Short Ribs Hoisin Glazed Chicken Oriental Fried Rice SundayGlazed Pork Loin Szechuan Chicken Garlic CouscousMonday Oven Fried Chicken Oriental Beef Stir-fry Macaroni and Cheese Tuesday Minute Steak/Gravy Thai Chicken Stir-fry Garlic Mashed Potatoes Wednesday Carved London Broil Pasta Alfredo Herb Roast Chicken Tuesday BBQ Pork Chops Turkey/Dumplings Vegetarian Beans April 5 Beef Stew Chicken Fajita Wraps Refried Beans Second week of AprilATI flight arrives April 8 and April 12KWAJ: Need mail out April 8? Process it by April 7. Need mail out April 12? Process it by April 10. ROI: Need mail out April 8? Process it by April 4. Need mail out April 12? Process it by April 11.Mail Guide


11The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, March 29, 2014 The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, March 29, 2014 36-FOOT MORGAN OutIsland sloop rigged sailboat, SV Windwalker, in latter stages of a complete re t with new barrier coated hull, professionally rebuilt 40hp diesel engine, Hurth transmission, fuel tank and new drive train with cutlass bearing; new 316 SS standing rigging and Schafer 2100 head sail furling system waiting to be installed; large interior cabins with separate aft cabin, opening bronze portlights; Sayes self steering system, SSB radio, new Raymarine VHF, Equipment arch with solar panels and hard bottom in atable dingy; possible half ownership deal, $10,500 on boat lot #3. Call 53887. COMMUNITY NOTICESTODAY, FROM 5-6:30 p.m. is the last day to sign up at the Ocean View Club for the Underwater Poker Dive Fundraiser for Ric Fullerton. Navigate to seven underwater points to collect each card; cards may be collected through April 7. Best ve-card hand wins! There is a $25 entry fee per player. Email KwajSDG@ with questions. KWAJALEIN YACHT CLUB will hold the monthly meeting tonight at the Yacht Club. Happy Hour at 5:30 p.m., meeting at 6:30 p.m., and dinner at 7 p.m. Entree will be provided; bring a side dish to share. Questions? Contact Tim Cullen at OCEAN VIEW CLUB Birthday Bash is at 8 p.m., tonight. Bring your K-Badge and present it to the bartender. Must be 21 years old. Complimentary drinks and cake for March birthdays. Contact Barbara Hutchins at 58228 with questions. WANT TO DRIVE a power boat or sail the seas? Join us for the Basic Boating Class at 6 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday, at the CRC. Cost is $40. Stop by the Small Boat Marina to sign up. WEIGHT MANAGEMENT CLASS meets from 4:45-5:30 p.m., Thursday, in the hospital conference room. Questions, call EAP at 55362. BINGO IS THURSDAY at the Vet’s Hall. Packet price Caf RoiFridayDeli Night BLT/Tuna Melt HamburgersSundayPasta Primavera Italian Grilled Chicken Breakfast FrittataThursdayBBQ Chicken Sandwich Beef Stroganoff Roasted Potatoes April 5Chicken Quesadillas Beef Tacos Pinto BeansThursdayRoi Fried Chicken London Broil Mashed PotatoesFridayItalian Baked Fish Chicken Cacciatore Onion RingsMondayRoast Cornish Hens Chorizo Casserole Southern BenedictWednesdayMonte Cristo Sandwich Pork Chops Stir-fry VegetablesSundayBBQ Pork Chops Fried Fish Red Beans and RiceMonday Chicken Olivetti Sauce/Pasta Fresh Bread TuesdayTuscan Roast Turkey Beef Stew RatatouilleWednesdayGrilled Steak Huli Huli Chicken Baked PotatoesTuesdayCorn Dogs Southwestern Roast Beef Corn on the Cob April 5 Grilled Burgers Chili Three-Cheese PastaLunch Dinner is $20. Card sales begin at 5:30 p.m.; Bingo begins at 6:30 p.m. Blackout completion 56 numbers $1,600 payout; Windfall completion at 30 numbers $2,000 payout. Shuttle transportation available from the Oceanview Club and Tennis courts. No outside alcoholic beverages permitted. Must be 21 to enter and play, bring your ID. Questions? Contact Midori Hobbs at 53331. KWAJALEIN AMATEUR Radio Club meeting is at 7 p.m., Thursday, at the Ham Shack, just south of the Adult Pool. We will have a brief meeting and then ham license testing at 7:30 p.m. For questions, call Rob Taylor at 51140 or Paula Peters and Dale Finley and 53470. Start studying now! KWAJALEIN RUNNING CLUB will conduct a 2-mile “Glow Run/Walk,” starting on Lagoon Road, right near the high school track at 7:30 p.m., April 6. This will be right in the middle of the Spring Break Music Festival’s evening band performances. No pre-registration is required; the general public is welcome. Donations will be collected for the “Kwajalein Kidney Fund 2014.” Questions? Call Bob at 51815. THE KWAJALEIN ART GUILD is sponsoring the Annual Spring Arts and Crafts Fair featuring the Island Photo Exhibit and Contest from 10 a.m.-2 p.m., April 7, in the MP Room. Shop local artist ware and vote on your favorite photos to end up in the 2015 Kwaj calendar! Questions? Contact Melissa Dethlefsen at 51139. CHRISTIAN WOMEN’S Fellowship monthly luncheon will be at noon, April 6, at the Religious Education Building. This month’s theme is a “tea party.” Bring your own tea cup, and nothing else but a friend or neighbor. Praise and worship will be led by Princess Gooden. Questions? Call Judy McGuire at 51157. THE VET’S HALL will be closed April 6 in support of Spring Break Music Fest. Contact Mike Woundy or Jan Abrams with questions. BARIATRIC SUPPORT Group meets from 4:45-5:30 p.m., April 8, in the hospital conference room. Questions, call EAP at 55362. ADULT ATTENTION De cit/Hyperactivity support class is from 4:45-5:30 p.m., April 10, in the hospital conference room. Questions, call EAP at 55362. DROP EVERYTHING AND READ Day is at 3:30 p.m., April 12, at the Grace Sherwood Library. Ramona Quimby invites you to celebrate Beverly Cleary’s birthday in your pajamas: milk and cookies, activities, readings, and a special showing of the “Ramona & Beezus” movie. Join us in spreading the love of reading! PARENTS MAKE A DIFFERENCE Class is from 4:455:30 p.m., April 12, in the hospital conference room. Questions, call EAP at 55362. TIKI TIME is at 7 p.m., April 12, at the Ocean View Club. Take time out to celebrate Aloha Friday on a Saturday. Island music, drink specials and Hawaiian-inspired pupus. Come spam jam with us! Must be 21 years or older. Questions? Call 53331. SPECIAL VIEWING of the documentary “Plastic Paradise: The Great Paci c Garbage Patch” will be at 7:30 p.m., April 19, at the Rich Theater and Roi Tradewinds Theater in honor of Earth Day. Learn how plastic usage affects our oceans. THE ARMY VETERINARIAN will be on island April 1521. Contact Jenny at 52017 to schedule an appointment. KENTUCKY DERBY DAY is at 2 p.m., May 4, at the Country Club. Join us for drink specials, appetizers and games leading up to the big race. Women wear your biggest hats, men wear your Kwaj nest. Must be 21 years or older. Questions? Call 53331. FREE STREET LEVEL Spanish class will be offered 7-8:45 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday nights, May 8-June 3, at CRC Room 1. To secure a seat call Paula Peters/ Dale Finley at 53470. Questions? Contact Roberto Salgado at Roberto will teach the class if there are 10 or more interested students. VETS HALL 80’S NIGHT reminder for May 10. For like a totally rad night of music and fun like dig out your choicest 80’s wear and like come on down to the Vet’s Hall. DJ Dyvurse will like be spinning 80’s tunes for you to like groove the night away. Questions, call Mike Woundy or Jan Abrams. SMOKING CESSATION CLASSES are available. Call EAP at 55362 for schedule and availability. Free physical and quit smoking aids provided. DOG OWNERS: pick up after your pets. If this is not done we could lose our dog park. Please be considerate to the other dog owners and the community. PUT A STOP TO THE DROP. Report all leaky taps to the Service Desk at 53550.E-TALK: KRS employees must be familiar with our Environmental Management System and understand the environmental requirements associated with work activities. SAFELY SPEAKING: Workplace samples are taken to ensure that engineering and PPE controls are protecting you. Follow directions if wearing personal sampling equipment, and do not disturb stationary sampling equipment.Submittal Deadline: Friday Kwajalein Atoll residents are urged to share their photographic talents to be displayed at the Photo Exhibit on April 7. Community members vote for the best photos to appear in the 2015 Kwajalein Calendar. Photographers: submit photos from Kwajalein Atoll, along with the entry form, by Friday. Packets are available from Linn Ezell at 51990 or Kwajalein Atoll Photo Contest


12The Kwajalein Hourglass The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, March 29, 2014 Saturday, March 29, 2014 WeatherCourtesy of RTS WeatherYearly total: 25.41 inches Yearly deviation: +15.11 inchesCall 54700 for updated forecasts or visit Chance Day Skies of Rain Winds Sunday Mostly Cloudy 40% ENE-ENE at 12-17 knots Monday Partly Sunny 30% ENE-E at 14-19 knots Tuesday Partly Sunny 20% NE-ENE at 14-19 knots Wednesday Mostly Sunny 10% NE-ENE at 15-20 knots Thursday Partly Sunny 30% ENE-E at 13-18 knots Friday Mostly Cloudy 40% ENE-ESE at 11-16 knots Sunrise Moonrise High Tide Low Tide Sunset Moonset Sunday 6:48 a.m. 6:48 a.m. 4:58 a.m. 4.5’ 11:04 a.m. -0.8’ 6:59 p.m. 7:21 p.m. 5:13 p.m. 4.7’ 11:23 p.m. -1.0’ Monday 6:47 a.m. 7:37 a.m. 5:32 a.m. 4.8' 11:41 a.m. -0.9’ 6:59 p.m. 8:16 p.m. 5:47 p.m. 4.7’ 11:54 p.m. -1.0’ Tuesday 6:47 a.m. 8:27 a.m. 6:05 a.m. 4.9’ 12:16 p.m. -0.9’ 6:59 p.m. 9:10 p.m. 6:20 p.m. 4.5’ ---------------------Wednesday 6:46 a.m. 9:16 a.m. 6:36 a.m. 4.8’ 12:24 a.m. -0.8 6:59 p.m. 10:03 p.m. 6:51 p.m. 4.1’ 12:50 p.m. -0.7’ Thursday 6:46 a.m. 10:06 a.m. 7:07 a.m. 4.5’ 12:53 a.m. -0.6’ 6:59 p.m. 10:55 p.m. 7:22 p.m. 3.7’ 1:23 p.m. -0.4’ Friday 6:45 a.m. 10:56 a.m. 7:37 a.m. 4.2’ 1:20 a.m. -0.2’ 6:59 p.m. 11:45 p.m. 7:51 p.m. 3.3' 1:55 p.m. 0.0’ April 5 6:44 a.m. 11:45 a.m. 8:08 a.m. 3.7' 1:47 a.m. 0.1’ 6:59 p.m. --------------8:22 p.m. 2.8' 2:30 p.m. 0.4’ S O FTBAL L 20 1 4 WEEK 1 RESULTSMarch 18 Spartans White def. Spartans Blue 7-6 Spartans 1 Men def. HMMWV 22-15 Yo-Wong def. Jikalum 13-12 Lollygaggers def. Air KWA 17-6 March 19 Kwaj Mixer def. Scrubs 3-1 OFL def. Mud Ducks 16-6 Criminals def. Kwajalein 17-12 March 20 Bakai Arma def. Trouble Makers 16-6 USAG-KA Co-ed def. Id Hit at 25-9 Lollygaggers def. RF Hazards 17-12 March 21 Spartans 1 Women def. Scrubs 18-3 Criminals def. Regulators 7-4 USAG-KA def. OFL 15-14 LEAGUE STANDINGSA League Criminals 2-0 Old, Fat and Lazy 1-1 USAG-KA 1-0 Mud Ducks 0-1 Kwajalein 0-1 Regulators 0-1 B League Yo-Wong 2-0 Bakai’ Arma 1-1 Jikalum 1-1 Spartans 1 Men 1-0 Trouble Makers 0-1 HMMWV 0-2 Co-ed Lollygaggers 2-0 Air KWA 1-1 USAG-KA 1-0 RF Hazards 0-1 I’d Hit That 0-2 Women’s Spartans 1 Women 2-0 Spartans Co-ed II B 1-0 Spartans Co-ed II W 1-0 Scrubs 0-2 WEEK 3 SCHEDULEApril 1 5:15 p.m.: Scrubs vs. Kwaj Mixer 5:15 p.m.: HMMWV vs. Bakai’ Arma 6 p.m.: Jikalum vs. Trouble Makers7:15 p.m.: Air KWA vs. USAG-KA Co-edApril 2 6 p.m.: USAG-KA vs. Mud Ducks 7:15 p.m.: OFL vs. Criminals April 3 5:15 p.m.: Bakai’ Arma vs. Yo-Wong 6 p.m.: I’d Hit That vs. RF Hazards 7:15 p.m.: Lollygaggers vs. USAG-KA Co-ed April 4 6 p.m.: Kwajalein vs. Mud Ducks 7:15 p.m.: Regulators vs. USAG-KA