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Title: Guantánamo Bay gazette
Physical Description: Newspaper
Language: English
Publisher: U.S. Naval Base
Place of Publication: Guantánamo Bay Cuba
Guantánamo Bay, Cuba
Publication Date: November 10, 2006
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Simmons GilbortVol. 63 No. 45 Thursday, Nov. 9, 2006 U.S. Marine Corps celebrates 231 years of faithful serviceNAVSTA graduates 23 ASF studentsBy MC1 Igo Wordu, Public Affairs OfficeAfter three weeks of intensive training, 23 new members of the Naval Station Guantanamo Bay Auxiliary Security Force (ASF) were presented with graduation certificates in a ceremony held in the Bulkeley Hall auditorium, Nov. 3. CAPT Mark Leary, NAVSTA Commanding Officer; CDR Sylvester Moore, NAVSTA Executive Officer; and LT Richard Thompson, NAVSTA Security Officer, were among senior leadership present at the graduation. According to Thompson, the newly graduated ASF personnel will augment the current Naval Security Force (NSF) during increased force protection conditions (FPCON), or when directed by NAVSTA Commanding Officer as reasonably necessary and lawful to maintain peace, order, and protect installation personnel and property. “It was extremely important to get a trained and capable ASF in place now,” said Thompson. “NAVSTA has to have qualified Sailors at the ready, who can instantly be recalled and integrated into the Security Department.” Instructed by personnel from Homeland Security Solutions Inc., the ASF students completed 9mm pistol and M16 rifle qualifications, and received extensive training in firearms handling, accountability and safety. The students also learned hand-to-hand combat, prisoner control methods, and various security sweep techniques. “The importance and benefit of this training will serve Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba well because as the ASF members continue to serve in their primary duties,” said Thompson. “Be it in Port Services, Base Operations, or even the Public Affairs, they can apply their training in areas like antiterrorism awareness, building and physical security procedures, disaster and emergency plans, and basic first aid, to enhance the installation’s and its residents’ safety and secu-Continued on page 5rity.” Thompson said that the ASF graduates will be assigned to NSF sections where they will be assigned monthly security duties, including at least one shift that will enhance their continued training and proficiency. They will also attend all phased and sustainment training, and will complete periodic Photo by MC1 Igo WorduET1 Jeremy Ramm and IT1 Mary Harrison practice target shooting during one phase of the three-week Auxiliary Security Force Academy held recently at Guantanamo Bay. The two were among 23 students who completed the training.

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2Vol. 63 No. 32 Commanding Officer.....................................................................................CAPT Mark M. Leary Executive Officer..........................................................................................CDR Sylvester Moore Command Master Chief......................................................... ......CMDCM(SW/SS) Larry Cairo Public Affairs Officer.....................................................................................Ms. Stacey Byington Asst. PAO/LPO.........................................................................................................MC1 Rober t Lamb Journalist................................................................................................................. MC1 Igo Wordu Journalist...................................................................................................MC2(AW) Honey Nixo n Photographer................................................................................................MC1(SW) Terry Matlo ckThe Guantanamo Bay Gazette is an authorized publication for members of the military services and their families stationed at U.S. Naval Station Guantanamo Bay. The contents do not necessarily reflect the official views of the U.S. Government, the Department of Defense, or the U.S. Navy, and do not imply endorsement thereof. The editorial content is prepared, edited and provided by the Public Affairs Office of U.S. Naval Station Guantanamo Bay. Questions or comments can be directed to the PAO. The Gazette staff can be reached by phone at ext. 4502; fax 4819; by email at pao@usnbgtmo. navy.mil Get the Gazette online at www.nsgtmo.navy.mil Thursday, Nov. 9, 2006G G G G G aze aze aze aze aze t t t t t te te te te teGuantanamo BayVol. 63 No. 45On November 10th, 1775, our Corps was born as the Continental Congress raised the “first and second battalions of American Marines.” Each Year as we celebrate our birthday, we pause to reflect on the Marines of yesteryear who fought in our touchstone battles and forged the modern Marine Corps with their courage, integrity, and undying commitment to their fellow Marines. Each of our storied battles is a link in the long chain that binds all Marines togetherfrom the Continental Marines at Bunker Hill to the Teufelhunden crossing the wheat fields of Belleau Wood. This chain binds us to the Marines on the crest of Mount Suribachi. It passes through the ice and snow of Chosin Reservoir and the steaming jungles of Vietnam, and it anchors firmly today in the sands of Iraq. This year’s celebration again finds many from our ranks, serving with distinction in harm’s way. As we have for the past 231 years, our Corps is answering the Nation’s call. I can report first hand that our Marines fighting on the front lines of the Long War on Terror are performing brilliantly, acquitting themselves with honor, dedication, and dignity in difficult and dangerous environments. All Marines are making a difference. Regardless of where you are serving, you are adding new chapters to the legacy that was earned with sweat and blood on old battlefields. Just as previous generations of Marines shaped today’s Marine Corps, your deeds are molding the Corps of tomorrow. Our Corps has never been stronger, and all Americans are extremely proud of your magnificent performance and unwaveringCommandant's 231st birthday message to Marines worldwidecommitment to serve our Corps and country. With high caliber Marines like you, our future has never been brighter. Another irreplaceable element of our success as Marines is the terrific support we receive from our families. Through the long hours, the exercises, and the combat deployments, their support is unconditional and firm. They give us love and devotion, providing us with the strength to drive on when duty calls. Today we should all acknowledge our loved ones for their patient, steadfast service. To all who have earned the title Marine, to the superb Sailors who serve with us in every clime and place, and to our precious families— I wish each one of you a heartfelt Happy 231st Birthday. Semper Fidelis and Keep Attacking!Holiday Season Mailing DeadlinesMail from U.S. to GTMO/ Mail from GTMO to U.S. Nov. 13 — Parcel Post; Dec. 1 — First Class Letter/Cards; Dec. 4 — Priority Mail Dec. 4.These dates are the recommended deadlines to ensure delivery of mail by the holiday dates. Gen. M. W. Hagee, Commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps 231st Marine Corps Birthday Ball, Nov. 10, 6 p.m., at the Windjammer Club"Semper Fi!!!"

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3 Thursday, Nov. 9, 2006People aren’t the only ones who make use of Guantanamo Bay beaches. Other creatures make the beaches part of their ritual habitats, including sea turtles. According to Fred Burns NAVSTA Environmental Director, sea turtles can nest almost any time of the year and anywhere along the beach. Just recently a large turtle was spotted at Windmill Beach, late in the evening of Oct. 28, and was later identified by local environmental experts as a Green Turtle. Green turtles can reach 3.5 4 ft. in length and weigh between 300 400 pounds. They mainly stay near the coastline and around islands and live in bays and protected shores, especially in areas with seagrass beds. They nest at intervals of two, three, or more years, with wide year-to-year fluctuations in numbers of nesting females. They nest between three to five times per season. They lay an average of 115 eggs in each nest, with the eggs incubating for about 60 days. Only female turtles nest, and that occurs most often at night. The female crawls out of the ocean, pausing frequently as if carefully scopes out her spot. Sometimes she will crawl out of the ocean, but for unknown reasons decides not to nest. This is a “false crawl,” and it can happen naturally or be caused by artificial lighting or the presence of people on the beach. The Green Turtle that came ashore on Windmill beach last week laid her eggs near the concession cabana. “Whenever a turtle is laying her eggs, residents are reminded to remain at a distance,” said Burns. “Coming too close may spook her and she will not lay her eggs, or may leave the nest before laying all her eggs. When spooked, she will return to the water and deposit her eggs in the sea because the urge to lay the eggs is too great.” Green Turtles are listed as endangered (in danger of extinction within the foreseeable future) under the U.S. Federal Endangered Species Act. Internationally, these turtles are also listed as endangered (facing a very high risk of extinction in the wild in the near future) by the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources. The current population estimate is 88,520Nesting can happen any time of yearStory by MC1 Robert Lamb, Public Affairs Officenesting females. “If these turtles are scared off of the beach they might not have enough time to find another secluded beach and all eggs will be lost,” Burns concluded. If anyone sees a nesting sea turtle on any of GTMO’s beaches, they are urged to stay well away from the area, and contact Fred Burns or Christopher Creighton at the NAVSTA Environmental Department, ext. 4662 or 4380, as soon as possible after the sighting. Volunteers under the guidance of Environmental Department personnel will monitor the nest until after the eggs have hatched. Sailor of the Week"I was surprised, but happy to be recognized," said Dock. "I think they saw a hard-worker; someone who is motivated, has high morale and get’s the job done right." She has been in the Navy for two years and at GTMO for 18 months. MC3 Courtney Dock, Naval Naval Media Center Det. Thanksgiving at the Bayview Thursday, Nov. 23, 11 a.m. 5 p.m.The Thanksgiving Day menu will include: Lobster Bisque; Roast Turkey; Steamship Round; Honey Glazed Ham; Creamy Garlic Mashed Potatoes; Roasted Winter Squash and Potatoes; Sweet Potatoes; Savory Mushroom Dressing; Sage, Sausage and Apple Dressing; Green Bean Casserole; Broccolli and Cauliflower Au Gratin; Apple Walnut Salad w/ Cranberry Vinaigrette, Cranberry Sauce and assorted breads; Cheescake; Pumpkin Pie; Dutch Apple Pie; Cherry pie, Apricot Cobbler and Pumpkin Roll w/ Caramel Sauce. Cost is $15.95. FMI call 75604. A Sea Turtle, spotted at Windmill Beach on Saturday, Nov. 4, crawls back into the ocean. Photo by Kenneth Buonviri

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4 Thursday, Nov. 9, 2006Ombudsman Corner Cheryl Crouse NAVSTA Ombudsman Local Liaison Phone 75860 Pager 4447-2000 ccrouse35@yahoo.com Senora (Sunni) Malone NAVSTA Ombudsman Phone 77957 Pager 4084-2390 sunnim0427@yahoo.com Tanya Ward NAVSTA Ombudsman State-side Liaison tanyawrd@yahoo.com Amy Thomason Navy Provisional Guard Phone 7599 Pager 4447-2394 thomasonas@ usnbgtmo,navy.mil or thomasonamy@msn.com. Kathy Diaz USNH Ombudsman Phone 7379 Pager 72090, #018 kathiuska.m.diaz@ gtmo.med.navy.mil Jennifer Amaio USNH Ombudsman Phone 7379 Pager 72090, #493 jennifer.k.amaio@ gtmo.med.navy.milWorship Services Catholic Catholic Mass Mon. thru Fri. 6 p.m. (Main Chapel) Confession, Mon. thru Fri. 5:15 p.m. (Main Chapel) Sat. 4:15 p.m., Sun. 8:15 a.m. Vigil Mass, 5 p.m. (Main Chapel) Sunday Mass, 9 a.m. ( Main Chapel) Eucharistic Adoration, daily 24 hrs. Protestant Sunday Sunday School, 9:30 a.m. Sunday Services, Main Chapel, 11 a.m. Children’s Sunday School, 11:30 a.m. Gospel Worship Service, 1 p.m. Monday Prayer Group, 6 p.m. (Fellowship Hall) Wednesday Men’s Fellowship, 6:30 p.m. (Fellowship Hall) Gospel Bible Study, 7:30 p.m. (Sanctuary A) Thursday PWOC 6:30 p.m. (Fellowship Hall) Sunday, Protestant Liturgical Service, 10 a.m. (Sanctuary B) Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Sanctuary A) Monday, Family Home Evening, 7 p.m. (rm. 8) Sunday Sacrament, 9 a.m. Filipino Christian Fellowship (Sanctuary A) Sunday Worship, 7 p.m. Iglesia Ni Cristo (Sanctuary B) Bible Study, Thursday, 7 p.m. Sunday Worship, 5:30 a.m. Pentecostal Gospel Temple (Sanctuary D) Sunday Worship, 8 a.m. & 5 p.m. Seventh Day Adventist (Sanctuary B) Prayer Meeting, Tuesday 7 p.m. Vesper Meeting, Friday, 7 p.m. Sabbath School, Saturday, 9:30 a.m. Divine Service, Saturday, 11 a.m. Bible Study, Saturday, 4:30 p.m. I slamic Service (Sanctuary C) Friday Worship, 1:15 p.m. United Jamaican Fellowship (Bldg. 1036, next to Phoenix Cable) Sunday Service, 11 a.m. & 6:30 p.m. Shabbat Service Second Friday of the month, Rm. 11, 7:30p.m.Yard of the Quarter — Julia K and Anthony Dicianni are congratulated by CAPT Mark Leary, NAVSTA Commanding Officer, Julia and Anthony reside in Nob Hill 29A. Julia is a DoD employee of the Navy Hospital, and they have been here since June 2001.Photo provided by Roberta Stanley Birth Announcement Robert Handley and Marquita Culley announce the birth of their daughter Naeemah Rochell Handley, on Oct. 2. Veterans recall memories — Mike Going, retired from the Air Force, teaching history and special education, joined the Renaissance Committee in recognizing W.T. Sampson Schools honor roll students on Nov. 8. The program's theme was 'Proud to be an American.' The schools's veterans shared their military stories with the students and emphasized the significance of education in their military careers.Photo by MC1 Igo Wordu

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5 Thursday, Nov. 9, 2006 Nov. 11, 18, 21, 25 Dec. 2, 5, 9, 16, 19, 23, 26, 30 Jan. 2, 6, 9, 13, 20, 23, 27Holiday Rotator Schedule Leeward Airfield NoticePhoto by MC1 Igo Wordu Promotion — CDR Jeff Johnson, NAVSTA Public Works Officer, promotes LTJG Joseph Wignarajah to his present rank on Oct. 28, on the Bayview Club Patio.Photo by LCDR Eileen D'AndreaASF students practice target shooting in a prone position with M16 rifles at the Auxiliary Security Force Academy. The trainees also practiced kneelingstance and standing-position shooting. Firearm handling and safety procedures were also emphasized. The Leeward Airfield will be closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Years' Day. Tower operations will cease at 10 p.m. the night prior and resume at 8 a.m. the day following each of these holidays. This will not affect the AMC Patriot Express (Rotator) flights, as these holidays do not fall on Saturdays or Tuesdays. Should any additional airlifts become available, AMC Terminal personnel will get the word out as quickly as possible. ASF graduation ...Continued from page 1weapons training and qualifications with their respective NSF section. Additionally, the entire ASF will be employed during all exercises involving increased FPCONs. “If and when the full ASF is activated, they will serve in critical duties such as entry control point sentries, mobile and fixed post security sentries, and traffic and crowd control duties,” said Thompson. The instructors expresses their delight for being a part of this mission, especially in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba where they believe plays a critical role in the overall mission of the Navy. “I think I speak for myself and my colleagues, said Tony Frank, one of the instructors. “It was certainly and honor for us to pass on these knowledge to these group of Sailors. They were willing to learn and they all worked together throughout the training, that was the most impressive part of the whole thing." "They realized that teamwork helps, and it did. We wish them well in their careers and we are hoping to hear good things from them," he added. Veterans' Day commemorated on Nov. 10.

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Thursday, Nov. 9, 2006 6 Comedy & AnimationCast: Ian McKellen, Bill Nighy, Shane Richie, Jean Reno Storyline: Beneath the streets of London, Roddy St. James is a pampered pet mouse who thinks he's got it made. But when a sewer rat named Sid the definition of "Low Life" comes spewing out of the sink and decides it's his turn to enjoy the lap of luxury.Do Do Do Do Do wnto wnto wnto wnto wnto wn L wn L wn L wn L wn L y y y y y ceum ceum ceum ceum ceum MWR Happenings Friday Nov 10 Flushed Away 7 p.m., PG, 85 min. Wicker Man 9 p.m., R, 103 min. Saturday Nov 1 1 The Covenant 7 p.m., PG-13, 97 min. Little Miss Sunshine 9 p.m., R, 103 min. Sunday Nov 12 Idelwild 7 p.m., R, 121 min. Monday Nov 13 Flushed Away 7 p.m., PG, 85 min. T uesday Nov 14 The Covenant 7 p.m., PG-13, 97 min. W ednesday Nov 15 Little Miss Sunshine 7 p.m., R, 103 min. Thursday Nov 16 The Departed 7 p.m., R, 114 min. Windjammer Dinner Theater Monday, Nov. 13, at 5:30 p.m. Bring the family to the Windjammer Club to enjoy dinner and then watch family oriented Gor PG-rated movies. This Monday, “The Ant Bully,” begins at 5:30 p.m., and the second movie, “Step Up,” begins at 8 p.m. Irish Pub Band Nov. 11, 8 p.m. Tiki Bar. FMI call 76504. Home Depot T rade and T ool Show Nov. 18,19, 10 a.m. Windjammer Ballroom. FMI call 76504. Family Aquatics Day Nov. 18, 10 a.m.. Windjammer Pool. Activities include basketball, volleyball, floats and more. Food and beverages provided. FMI call 77262 or 77084. Marblehead Lanes T urkey Shoot Nov.18, 6 p.m. Entry fee $7. Trade-up special $3 per ticket. One turkey per winner. FMI call 75868. Home Depot T rade and T ool Show Nov. 18,19, 10 a.m. Windjammer Ballroom. FMI call 76504. Chickahominy T ribal Dancers Nov. 19, 7 p.m. Downtown Lyceum; Nov. 20, 7 p.m., Club Survivor. FMI call 4490. 'Across the Bay' Swim Nov. 23, 6:30 a.m., depart from Phillips Park Dive Pier. Register at base gym. T-shirt and certificate given to each participant. 5K T urkey T r ot Nov. 23, 6:30 a.m., Departs D.J. Denich Gym. Register at base gym. FMI call 77262.Flushed Away The CovenantSuspense/Horror, ThrillerCast: Steven Strait, Sebastian Stan, Laura Ramsey Storyline: In 1692, in the Ipswich Colony of Massachusetts, five families with untold power formed a covenant of silence. One family, lusting for more, was banished; their bloodline disappearing without a trace, until now.

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GTMO Shopper GTMO Shopper GTMO Shopper GTMO Shopper GTMO Shopper7 Thursday, Nov. 9, 2006 For Sale(2) Haverty 5-piece twin bedroom set, girl's, like new, includes mattress, $500. FMI call 84553 or 75512. (2) Century punching and speed bag w/stand, $400; X-box games, 'Doom 3," $25; "Ghost Recon 2 Summit Strike," $20; "Dead to Right", $10; "Star Wars Episode 3: Revenge of the Sith," $20; "Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic," $20; "Ghost Recon," $5; "Max Payne: The Fall of Max Payne," $10; "Delta Force: Black Hawk Down," $25. FMI call Rene or Raquel at 75847. (2) Bowflex Power Pro, $600 OBO. FMI call 90856. (1) Bowflex w/leg extension attachment, like new, $600; underwater photos of GTMO, sizes ran-ging from 4 x 6 inch to 20 x 24 inch, most matted, some framed, $5 to $40. FMI call 77974. (1) Potted plants, outdoor furniture, gas grill, stepping stones, dining room set, desks, computer, VCR, lamps, exercise equipment, dive gear. FMI call 77974. (1) Washer and dryer, bedroom and dining room furniture. FMI call 75587 AWH or 76230 DWH. (1) Sirus Sportster satellite radio w/pre-paid subscription; $265; Sopranos DVD series, $205; Seinfeld DVD series 1-6; $110, Left Behind book series 1-8, $45; Charbroil grill w/bottle, $65; 13inch Sylvania TV/DVD combo, $100; X-Box (new) w/7 games, $200. FMI call Dennis at 3404 DWH or 77806 AWH. (1) Odyssey white steel 2-ball putters and 2 doz. Callaway balls, new, $180. FMI call 75778 or 90196. (1) Westinghouse 27-inch Flatscreen TV; Samsung 5 disc DVD player 5 speaker + sub woffer surround sound; Playstation 2 w/ 11 games 1 controller, 1 memory card. Package deal, $1,300. FMI 77756. (1) King Size bed, includes mattress, box spring, bed frame, linens and matching curtains, $400. FMI call 79499 AWH. (1) Bluetooth wireless headset with adapter for Motorola P280 cellular phone (hands-free). New, $115 OBO. FMI call 84040. (2) 2000 Buick Century, AC, power locks, windows, CD, $9,000. FMI call 4063 DWH. (2) 2000 Saturn, 32K, excellent condition, $11,500 OBO. FMI call 84553 or 75512. (2) 1982 Ford Mustang. FMI call Eddie at 77794. (2) 1980 Toyota Corolla, $900 OBO. FMI call 4994 DWH or 77457 AWH. (2) 2001 Town and Country LXI minivan, loaded, 77K, will accept payments, $16,000 OBO. FMI call 77390 AWH or 72990 DWH. (1) White Dodge 350 Van, GTMO Special, $900 OBO. FMI call 79579 (1) Human Resources Office announces the following vacancies: Secretary, LGS-0318-05/06, closes Nov.14; Personal Financial Specialist, GS-0101-11, closes Nov. 17; Social Services Aide, closes Dec. 29; FMI call 4441. (1) W.T. Sampson has the following positions available: Educational Aide, GS-03/04, closes Dec. 31; Substitute Teacher, continuous; part-time Office Applications can be picked up and submitted to the W.T. Sampson High School Main Office. FMI call Ramonia at 3500. (1) Base Services Support Contractor (BREMCOR) has immediate openings for a Work Center Manager and a Construction Project Manager. FMI call 75790. (1) Responsible, experienced, dependable spouse of GTMO Contractor seeks permanent, fulltime position as Secretary or Admin Asst. Qualifications include: experience with MS Office, Internet, E-mail, various time-keeping software, and all relevant office machines. Handled human resources, housing issues, and various confidential matters. FMI call 2616. (2) The Fleet and Family Support Center is offering an "Anger Management" class, Nov. 15, 9 a.m. FMI call 4141. (2) The Guantanamo Bay Bar Association's will hold its Inaugural Presidential Gala, Nov. 17, 6 p.m., at the Windjammer Ballroom. FMI call Capt. Eskelsen (JTF) at 9933, LN1 Mclean (NAVSTA) at 4833, or LNI Myers at 4692. (2) The U.S. Naval Hospital if offering influenza vaccinations Nov. 10, 11 a.m. 4 p.m., at the NEX Atrium. FMI call the Preventative Medicine Dept. at 72990. (2) There will be a Quilting and Craft Night, Nov. 21, and 28, 6 9 a.m., at the Community Center. FMI call 77365. (1) W.T. Sampson will be having their annual Fall Fashion Show. Show beings at 6:30 p.m. in the Elemetary School gym. Admission is $5 for adults and $2 for children, 10 and up (children under 10 are free). Hot dogs and root beer floats will also be sold. Proceeds from the show will help support the Odyssey of the Mind team at W.T. Sampson. FMI call Traffic Safety NoticeThe speed limit on the dirt road behind the Gold Hill Galley from Cuzco Barracks to Sherman Ave. has been set at 15 miles per hour. Signs have been placed to reflect the 15 mph speed limit and Naval Station Security will enforce the speed limit by issuing tickets.Mrs. Rios at 2220 or Mrs. Brewer at 2207. (1) W. T. Sampson High School Senior Class of 2007 will be providing Valet Parking at the 2006 Marine Corps Ball to be held Friday Nov. 10 at the Windjammer. Donations are welcome. (1) Reef Raiders' Dive Club monthly meeting, Nov. 14, 6 p.m., at Phillips Park. New officers for 2007 will be nominated and elected. (1) VA representative at FFSC, Dec. 4-8, 7:30 a.m. 4 p.m. FMI, and to make an appointment, call 4141. (1) Seats available for Transition Assistance Program (TAP/ ACAP), Dec. 4-8, 8 a.m. 4 p.m. at FFSC. FMI call 4141. (1) Youth Center will be closed on Friday, Nov. 10. FMI call 74658. (1) New to GTMO or missed the NAVSTA Ombudsman tour? Come meet the NAVSTA Ombudsman and CMC for lunch and base tour, Nov. 14. FMI call 77957. (1) The Hospital Spouses Organization is looking for home volunteers for the Holiday Tour of Homes on Sunday, Dec. 3, 4:308:30 p.m. FMI call 77017. Nov 10 — Granadillo Point, #13A, 9 noon. Nov 11 — West Bargo, #43B, 7:30 a.m. Nov 11 — Caribbean Circle, #C27, 8 a.m. 1 p.m. Nov 11 — Granadillo Point, #13A, 9 noon. Nov 11 — Caravella Point, #15A, 8 11 a.m. Nov 11 — Villamar, #20C, 7:30 a.m.noon. Nov 18 — Caribbean Circle, #33A, 7:30 a.m. 1p.m. Vehicles/Boats Announcements Employment Yard Sales Everyone in GTMO is invited! There will be live Christian music; food and drink; a chili cook-off; entertainment for all ages; game booths where “only kids can win prizes;” face painting, hayrides, family photos, and more! Bring out the family for a family-fun day! Best of all, everything is free. FMI call 77201.Chapel Harvest FestNov. 11, 3 7 p.m., at Cooper Field

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8 Thursday, Nov. 9, 2006GTMO happeningsGTMO team — MA2(SW) Jeffrey Carter volunteers to assist Naval Station Administrative Office. Here he enters correspondence into the Commanding Officer's tracking system. Bravo Zulu!Photo by MC1 Robert Lamb Photo by MC1 Robert Lamb Fear, not a factor — Congratulations to Danny Philbert, winner of Teen Center Fear Factor 2, which took place Nov. 4, on Hospital Cay. Photo by MCSA Kellie Bliss'Obscurity and a competence' — W. T. Sampson Schools Vice Principal, Jay Gilbo, portrays Mark Twain in front of a packed house at the Windjammer Ballroom on Nov. 3. Photo by Stacey ByingtonCraft fair — Pottery crafted by Kathy Dicianni are just one of many favorites at the annual MWR Holiday Craft Fair held at the Windjammer Ballroom on Nov. 4.