Events

June 14, 2012

News Briefs June 14, 2012

Public notice

Anyone with debts owed to or by the estate of Spc. Henry Stanley III must contact Chief Warrant Officer 4 Lindsey Coleman, the Summary Court officer for the Soldier who passed away on May 13. Contact Coleman, 538.2226 or Lindsey.M.Coleman@us.army.mil.

 

Women veterans license plate available

The new Arizona women veterans special license plate is now available to those wishing to purchase online at servicearizona.com. It is also available at all Arizona Department of Motor Vehicle offices.

The new plate was created last session by the Arizona Legislature in House Bill 2656.

 

Range closures announced

  • Today: M, P, P1, U, U1, Y, V1, V, Z
  • Friday: P1, U1, V, Z, T1, T2, T3
  • Saturday: P1, U1, V, Z, T1, T2, T3
  • Sunday: V, Z, T1, T2, T3
  • Monday: A, C, D, F, K, L, P, R, U, V, Z, V1
  • Tuesday: A, B, C, D, F, K, L, M, P, R, U, V, Z, V1
  • Wednesday: A, B, C, D, F, K, L, P, R, U, V, Z, V1, T1, T2, T3

Range closures are subject to daily change. For more information, call 533.7093.

 

City street closure begins Monday

Avenida del Sol between State Route 90 and Camino del Norte will be closed for two weeks starting Monday as part of the City of Sierra Vista’s annual street maintenance project. This road improvement will involve the complete removal and replacement of the existing pavement on Avenida del Sol.

Any “through” traffic on Avenida del Sol will be directed to use State Route 92 as an alternate route. Local traffic from the Mesa Verde and Desert Shadows subdivisions will be directed to use Colonia De Salud as an alternate route.

For more information, call Angela Dixon-Maher, 458.5775.

 

City to repave road

The City of Sierra Vista will be performing annual street maintenance work throughout the month of June. The placement of a 2-inch asphalt pavement overlay will begin on Coronado Drive (from Piccadilly Drive to Crestwood Drive). If possible, during the next few weeks use an alternate route.

For more information, call Angela Dixon-Maher, 458.5775.

 

MICA to hold anniversary luncheon

The Military Intelligence Corps Association invites members and prospective members to a luncheon June 28, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Windemere Hotel, Sierra Vista.

MICA has commissioned artist Marc Wolfe to paint the first MI heritage artwork, “The Birth of American Intelligence Operations.” Wolfe will be at the luncheon to provide personal inscriptions on the signed and numbered limited edition prints.

Those who would like to attend should RSVP on the MICA website by Wednesday, www.micorps.org/EventsRSVP.

 

Resume workshop planned

Cochise County Workforce Development will conduct a workshop, Tuesday, 9 a.m. – noon, “Creating an Effective Resume” and “Understanding the Interview Process.” It is free and open to the public, veterans, disabled veterans, spouses and dependents of veterans. Bring pencil and notepad.

It will be held at 1843 Paseo San Luis.

For reservations, call 458.9309, ext 3609, 3556 or 3612.

 

Garrison leadership to change

The United States Army Garrison commander, Fort Huachuca is departing at the end of June. USAG will conduct a change-of-command ceremony between Col. Timothy Faulkner (outgoing commander) and Col. Daniel McFarland (incoming commander) on June 26, 7:30 a.m. on Brown Parade Field. This event is open to the general public.

Motorists should expect disruptions in traffic and road closures around the parade field during rehearsals and during the ceremony and should plan accordingly.

 

Ammo Supply Point to hold inventory

The Ammo Supply Point will be closed for quarterly inventory June 27 – 29.

For emergencies, call 538.7101 or 533.2512. 

 

Ellis Auditorium Memorialization set

Join the staff of the Human Intelligence [Humint] Training Joint Center of Excellence at a ceremony on June 27, 10 a.m. in Matlack Hall, as they memorialize an auditorium in honor of the late Brig. Gen. Richard Ellis.

 

HT-JCOE to welcome new commander

The HUMINT Training Joint Center of Excellence will conduct the change-of-command and retirement ceremony for Col. John Szypko, HT-JCOE outgoing commander, on June 28, 8 – 9 a.m. on Brown Parade Field. HT-JCOE will also welcome the incoming commander, Col. John Boucher.

The public is invited.

Motorists should expect disruptions in the flow of traffic around the parade field on the morning of the event and should plan accordingly.

 

Public invited to join MI Corps run

Maj. Gen. Gregg Potter, commanding general, 111th Military Intelligence Center of Excellence and Fort Huachuca, and his staff will lead the Military Intelligence Corps on a four-mile run on June 29 starting and ending at Warrior/Sentinel Field. All Friends of the MI Corps are invited to join the run and help celebrate MI’s 25/50th anniversaries.

The group will form up at 5:30 a.m., and the run will begin exactly at 6 a.m. There will be an optional turn-around at the one-mile point for civilian runners.

 

MI Soldier Heritage Walkway dedication set

The public is invited to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the MI Corps and the 50th Anniversary of the MI Branch at a Corps Founder Recognition Ceremony and Heritage Walkway Ribbon-Cutting on June 29, at 9 a.m. The walkway is located between Prosser Village and Rowe Hall, and parking is available at Friedman Hall, Rowe Hall and Sherr Barracks (next to the Air Park). Attendees should prepare for a warm event with limited shade and seating.

Refreshments will be served at the end of the walkway.

 

Attend free Eagles tribute concert

Eagles tribute band, “Hotel California,” will perform a free concert, open to the public, on June 29, at 7 p.m. at Bujalski Field (next to Barnes Field House) as the concluding event of the celebration of the Military Intelligence Corps’ 25th/50th anniversaries.

Refreshments will be available for purchase.

 

B Troop to hold riding school

B Troop, 4th U.S. Cavalry (Memorial) is recruiting riders for the next Cavalry Riding School beginning on July 3. For an application, contact the program coordinator at 538.2178 or usarmy.huachuca.imcom-west.mail.hua-btroop@mail.mil.

For more information, go to the B Troop website, http://www.huachuca.army.mil/pages/garrison/units/BTROOP/bb.html.

 

111th MI Bde. to gain new commander

The 111th Military Intelligence Brigade will conduct a change of command ceremony between Col. Angelia Farnell (outgoing) and Col. Richard Monnard (incoming) on July 13, 7:30 a.m. on Chaffee Parade Field. The public is invited.

Motorists should expect disruptions in the flow of traffic around Chaffee Parade Field on the morning of the event and a few days beforehand during rehearsals and plan accordingly. Some traffic will be rerouted. Use of the Main Gate is recommended for those not involved in or attending the ceremony.

 

Free vendor booth space offered

Mountain Vista Communities is looking for vendors to set up a free booth outdoors at the 2nd Annual Summer Bash July 14, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the MVC Community Center, 102 Davis. It is open to all military and their families. The Summer Bash will include free face painting, jumping castles, food for purchase, children’s activities, contests and raffles.

For more information, contact Jolene, 515.9000.




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