The Kwajalein hourglass

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The Kwajalein hourglass
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Kwajalein hourglass
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Kwajalein Aroll, Marshall Islands
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"U.S. Army Kwajalein Atoll, Republic of the Marshall Islands."

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GRADUATING SENIORS COMMAND ANNOUNCESTURN TASSELS P 4-5 NEIGHBORHOOD NAMING CONTEST P 3 ZIKA, PINK EYE P 5DEFEND AGAINST THIS WEEK Graduating senior Allison Hibberts approaches the stage during the 2016 Kwajalein Jr./Sr. High School commencement ceremony June 3 at the KHS Multi-Purpose Room on Kwajalein. Colleen Furgeson


2The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, June 4, 2016 / Volume 57 Number 23 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: 650 Email: usarmy.bucholz.311-sig-cmd.mbx.hourglass@mail.milGarrison Commander.....Col. Michael Larsen Garrison CSM.......Sgt. Maj. Angela Rawlings Public Affairs Of cer............Nikki L. Maxwell Managing Editor .....................Jordan Vinson Associate Editor .......................Cari Dellinger Media Services Intern........Colleen Furgeson What Are the Symptoms of Pink Eye? When to See a Healthcare Provider? How Do I Stop Pink Eye from Spreading? The process is very simple. Simply shoot an email to Shawn Kelley at shawn.g.kelley.ctr@ You may also give him a call at 51127. NEED TO UPDATE YOUR CONTACT INFO IN THE GARRISON DIRECTORY PHONEBOOK? USO TROUPE MUSICAL PERFORMANCE JUNE 16, 6:30 P.M. EMON BEACH PAVILLION


3The Kwajalein HourglassSaturday, June 4, 2016 / Volume 57 Number 23 PROPOSED NEIGHBORHOOD PLAN JUNE 2016 USAG-KA ANNOUNCES HOUSING RE-NAMING PROJECTThe Garrison Commander nikki.l.maxwell. ZIKA VIRUS STILL A CONCERN ON ARMY BASESEighty percent of patients Wear long-sleeved shirts and long pants. Stay in places with air conditioning or that use window and door screens to keep mosquitoes outside. Use Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) registered insect repellents. All EPAregistered insect repellents are evaluated for safety and effectiveness. Always follow the product label instructions on repellant sprays. Reapply insect repellent every few hours. Do not spray repellent on the skin under clothing. If you are also using sunscreen, apply sunscreen before applying insect repellent. Do not use insect repellent on babies younger than 2 months of age. Dress your child in clothing that covers arms and legs, or cover crib, stroller, and baby carrier with mosquito netting. Do not apply insect repellent onto a childÂ’s hands, eyes, mouth, and cut or irritated skin. Adults: Spray insect repellent onto your hands and then apply to a childÂ’s face. Treat clothing and gear with permethrin or purchase permethrin-treated items. If treating items yourself, follow the product instructions carefully. Sleep under a mosquito bed net if you are overseas or outside and are not able to protect yourself from mosquito bites.Zone 1 Zone 2 Zone 3 Zone 4


4The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, June 4, 2016 / Volume 57 Number 23 U.S. Army photos by Colleen FurgesonKHS SENIORS TURN TASSELS CLOCKWISE FROM TOP: The graduating seniors of the Kwajalein Jr./Sr. High School class of 2016 gather on the stage of the KHS Multi-Purpose Room June 3 during this yearÂ’s commencement ceremony on Kwajalein. Class Salutatorian Danielle Rivera, left, and class Valedictorian David Sholar are honored for securing the top academic spots among their peers. USAG-KA Commander Col. Michael Larsen awards graduating senior Mesko Alfred her diploma. The members of the 2016 Kwajalein Jr./Sr. High School


5The Kwajalein HourglassSaturday, June 4, 2016 / Volume 57 Number 23CLOCKWISE FROM TOP LEFT: Graduating senior John Tippetts embraces his father Steve during the 2016 KHS commencement ceremony at the Multi-Purpose Room on Kwajalein. Mesko Alfred, left, and Allison Tomas perform a hula dance with the rest of the class females during the commencement ceremony June 3. Covered in festive leis handed out by hundreds of Kwaj and Ebeye guests, the 16 graduating seniors begin the next step in their lives.


6The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, June 4, 2016 / Volume 57 Number 23 COMMUNITY CLASSIFIEDS HELP WANTED FOUND COMMUNITY NOTICES LUNCH DINNERSundaySauteed Beef Tips Pork Chops Mashed PotatoesThursdayBBQ Pork Ribs Turkey Wrap Roasted PotatoesJune 18Meat Lasagna Veggie Lasagna Garlic ToastThursdayMongolian BBQ Garlic Chicken NoodlesFridayTaco Bar Beef or Chicken Refried BeansFridayChicken Fried Steak Mashed Potatoes Fish Du JourMondayBeef Curry Cacciatore Chicken Augratin PotatoesWednesdayRoast Chicken Tuna CasseroleMondaySpaghetti Marinara Sauce Garlic BreadSundayMeatloaf Fried Chicken Roasted PotatoesTuesdayGrilled Chicken Beef Pot Pie Three Cheese MacaroniWednesdayHam Steak Picante Chicken Veggie PastaTuesdayFish Sandwich Kahlua Pork Roasted PotatoesJune 18Sweet & Sour Pork Chicken Copsuey Roasted PotatoesCaptain Louis S. Zamperini Dining Facility *MENU CURRENT AS OFJUNE 9


7The Kwajalein HourglassSaturday, June 4, 2016 / Volume 57 Number 23 SUN-MOON-TIDES COMMANDERÂ’S HOTLINEHAVE SOMETHING THE USAG-KA COMMANDER SHOULD KNOW ABOUT?CALL THE COMMANDERÂ’S HOTLINE AT 51098 TODAY! Sexual Harassment/ Assault Response and Prevention (SHARP) Contact InformationCapt. David Rice SHARP Victim Advocate Work: 805 355 2139 Home: 805 355 3565 USAG-KA SHARP Pager: 805 355 3243/3242/3241/0100 USAG-KA SHARP VA Local Help Line: 805 355 2758DOD SAFE Helpline: 877 995 5247 THIS WEEK IN KWAJALEIN HOURGLASS HISTORY June 11, 1963 June 9, 1965 FridayFish Provencal Boeuf Bourguignon Pommes Duchesse Sunday Peking Style Duck Indonesian Pork Eggs Benedict Thursday Shredded Beef Tacos Enchilada Casserole Pinto BeansJune 18Spicy Asian Noodles Shoyu Chicken Hawaiian SteakThursdayFried Chicken Meatball Sub Stir-Fried VeggiesFridayTurkey Sandwich Apple Glazed Chicken Black-Eye Peas Monday Pepper Steak Glazed Pork Loin Cheese Quiche Wednesday Stir-Fry Veggie Chow Fun Ginger Rice PilafSundayHamburger Steak Herb Baked Fish Pasta FlorentineMondayChicken & Dumplings French Braised Beef Au Gratin PotatoesTuesdayCoconut Fried Chick. Strips Korean Steak Stir-Fry VeggiesWednesdayRoast Beef Chicken Corn on the Cob Tuesday Pastrami on Rye Roast Chicken Veggie BeansJune 18Hot Dog Chili MeatloafLUNCH DINNERCaf Roi *MENU CURRENT AS OF JUNE 9 SUNRISE MOONRISE LOW TIDE HIGH TIDE SUNSET MOONSET SUNDAY 6:30 a.m. 12:39 p.m. 2:48 a.m. 1.0Â’ 9:08 a.m. 3.0Â’ 7:08 p.m. 12:24 a.m. 3:52 p.m. 0.8Â’ 10:17 p.m. 2.5Â’ MONDAY 6:30 a.m. 1:25 p.m. 4:08 a.m. 1.3Â’ 10:20 a.m. 2.7Â’ 7:08 p.m. 1:05 a.m. 5:04 p.m. 0.9Â’ 11:42 p.m. 2.6Â’ TUESDAY 6:31 a.m. 2:10 p.m. 5:47 a.m. 1.3Â’ 11:46 a.m. 2.6Â’ 7:08 p.m. 1:46 a.m. 6:14 p.m. 0.8Â’ ---------------------WEDNESDAY 6:31 a.m. 2:55 p.m. 7:05 a.m. 1.1Â’ 12:50 a.m. 2.9Â’ 7:08 p.m. 2:26 a.m. 7:10 p.m. 0.6Â’ 12:58 p.m. 2.7Â’ THURSDAY 6:31 a.m. 3:41 p.m. 8 a.m. 0.7Â’ 1:41 a.m. 3.2Â’ 7:09 p.m. 3:06 a.m. 7:55 p.m. 0.4Â’ 1:53 p.m. 2.8Â’ FRIDAY 6:31 a.m. 2:27 p.m. 8:43 a.m. 0.4Â’ 2:21 a.m. 3.6Â’ 7:09 p.m. 3:48 a.m. 8:34 p.m. 0.2Â’ 2:37 p.m. 3.0Â’ JUNE 18 6:31 a.m. 5:15 p.m. 9:20 a.m. 0.1Â’ 2:57 a.m. 3.9Â’ 7:09 p.m. 4:31 a.m. 9:10 a.m. 0.0Â’ 3:15 p.m. 3.2Â’


8The Kwajalein Hourglass Saturday, June 4, 2016 / Volume 57 Number 23 From anonymous residentUSAG-KAÂ’s Hero of the Week HERO OF THE WEEK THIS WEEK IN KWAJALEIN HOURGLASS HISTORY