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March 28, 2014

News Briefs March 28, 2014

ASAP office closed today

The Army Substance Abuse Program office is closed today.

Range closures announced

Today: A, B, C, D, E, F, J, K, P, U, U1, V, Z, T1, T2, T3

Saturday: March: A, B, C, D, E, F, P, Q, U, U1, V, Z, T1, T2, T3

Sunday: P, Q, U, U1, V, Z, T1, T2, T3

Monday: B, C, D, U1, V, Z, T1, T2, T3

Tuesday: A, B, C, D, U, U1, V, Z, T1, T2, T3

Wednesday: A, B, C, D, U1, V, Z, T1, T2, T3

Thursday: B, C, D, M, P, U, U1, V, Z,

Range closures are subject to daily change. For information, call Range Operations, 533.1014, or the Military Police Desk, 533.3000.

Walk to show respect

A “Walk of Respect” to promote and support Fort Huachuca’s Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention Program will take place Tuesday, 6 a.m., at Warrior/Sentinel Field on post. The public is invited to participate. There is no charge.

NETCOM assumption of command ceremony

The Network Enterprise Technology Command will hold an assumption of command ceremony in the Greely Hall auditorium Wednesday, at 9 a.m. Brig. Gen. Peter Gallagher, NETCOM acting commanding general, will relinquish command to Brig. Gen. John Morrison Jr. His previous assignment was as the commanding general for the 7th Signal Command (Theater), Fort Gordon, Ga.

Everyone is invited to attend the ceremony.

Hummingbird banding begins on post

Hummingbird banding is now underway on Fort Huachuca at the Public Affairs Office, 3015 Carnahan St., across from the gazebo on Brown Parade Field. It begins at sunrise, around 6 a.m., and lasts for five hours. The public is invited to observe, and seasonal volunteers are welcome. Banding will take place on the following dates: April 6 and 20; May 4 and 18; June 1, 15 and 29; July 13 and 27; Aug. 10 and 24, Sept. 7 and 21; and Oct. 5 and 19.

IMCOM announces change of command

Lt. Gen. David Halverson assumes command of the U.S. Army Installation Management Command April 8 during a ceremony on MacArthur Parade Field, Joint Base San Antonio — Fort Sam Houston, Texas.

Halverson takes over for Lt. Gen. Michael Ferriter who has served in the position since November 2011.

Halverson comes to IMCOM from the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va., where he serves as deputy commanding general.

As well as IMCOM commander, Halverson will also take over the role of the Army’s assistant chief of staff for Installation Management.

FH remembers Holocaust victims

The Military Equal Opportunity office personnel in conjunction with the U.S. Army Intelligence Center of Excellence and Fort Huachuca will hold its Days of Remembrance observance April 9, 1:30 – 2:30 p.m. in Fitch Auditorium to remember survivors of the Holocaust.

From 10:45 – noon, several panel discussions will take place at Murr Community Center, HT-JCOE and the Directorate of Emergency Services. Survivors of the Holocaust will be at these locations to discuss their experiences during the Holocaust.

The public is invited to attend these events and share the survivors’ stories.

FHCSC to hold golf scramble

The Fort Huachuca Community Spouses Club will hold its 9th Annual Golf Scramble April 12, beginning at 8:30 a.m., at the Mountain View Golf Course at the intersection of Buffalo Soldier Trail and Wilcox Drive. The $70 entry fee includes golf fees, cart for two, lunch, hospitality bag, unlimited driving range and opportunity ticket. Registration deadline is April 4.  For information, contact 336.0414 or FHCSCgolf@mail.mil.

Installation spring cleanup set

Fort Huachuca will conduct its annual Spring Cleanup and Fire Prevention Operations from April 14 – 24 to improve the appearance of the installation, clean areas of responsibility and prepare for the upcoming fire season. Organizations with training facilities located outside of the cantonment area will conduct fire protection measures to help safeguard these resources from wildfires. Commanders and directors should encourage Civilian employees to participate.

Motorists should drive carefully when passing individuals or groups working along or near roadways.

The cleanup day for single Soldier quarters and Family housing is April 23.

Observe Passover on post

Join Fort Huachuca’s Jewish Community for Passover Observance April 14, 6:30 p.m., in the activities room at the Main Post Chapel, Building 52060, at the corner of Smith and Hatfield. Partake in a Kosher-style dinner. Suggested donation is $15 at the door.  For reservations, call 533.4748.

Attend Easter Sunrise Service

The Fort Huachuca Religious Support Office will conduct the annual Easter Sunrise Service on April 20, 6:30 a.m. at Reservoir Hill. Everyone is invited 2014. The service provides an opportunity for people to meet and worship in a unique setting for this significant religious observance.

Volunteer Appreciation Ceremony, Banquet

Army Community Service will host its annual Volunteer Appreciation Ceremony and Banquet, April 22, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., at the Thunder Mountain Activity Centre to recognize Fort Huachuca volunteers.

For information, contact 533.3107 or Jennifer.n.tickert.naf@mail.mil.

Leave donations sought

The following Department of the Army Civilians are in need of leave donations due to medical emergencies: Janet Hodap, Carolyn Lamm, Sandra Smith, Jessenia Caban and Heidi Broedel.

Employees interested in donating should complete OPM Form 630-A, “Request to Donate Annual Leave to Leave Recipient Under the Voluntary Leave Transfer Program.” A copy of this form may be found at http://www.opm.gov/Forms/PDF_FILL/OPM630a.pdf.

Upon completion, forward a copy of the form to Francisca Lopez, Fort Huachuca Civilian Personnel Advisory Center. For more information, call 533.0069.

USAREC requests recruiters return

Former detailed recruiters can earn a $4,000 bonus if they reclassify to military occupational specialty 79R, recruiter, and return to U.S. Army Recruiting Command. Noncommissioned officers must be a staff sergeant or sergeant, have less than 12 years time in service, and currently be in an over-strength or balanced MOS. Time of service as a 79R must be a minimum of 36 months.

For more information, see your career counselor.

Fort Huachuca phone books available

The 2014 Fort Huachuca telephone directories are available at the Fort Huachuca Public Affairs Office, 3015 Carnahan, Building 21115, across from the Gazebo on Brown Parade Field, from 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Those who need more than 12 copies should call 533.1283 to arrange for quantity pickup.

ACE-Suicide Intervention workshops

Two one-day Ask, Care, Escort-Suicide Intervention Train The Trainer Workshops for junior leaders and first-line supervisors are scheduled for May 27 and 28 at Murr Community Center. Each class is limited to 50 participants. This training is designed to increase suicide prevention training capabilities and reduce the risk of suicide for the Fort Huachuca community. The workshops will run from 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. with a one-hour break for lunch.  To register, call 533.2071.




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