Antiterrorism awareness contest held: August is Antiterrorism Awareness Month. Fort Bragg will start this event by conducting additional training and educational activities to instill, enhance, and sustain a heightened level of awareness and vigilance. Family members are encouraged to participate in antiterrorism training (Level 1).

The training is available through the military memberís unit or at (AKO user ID and password required). This year, the installation will conduct an antiterrorism awareness contest for youths. The contest will have two categories: Category 1 will consist of elementary age students and; Category 2 is for middle school age students.

There will be first, second and third place prizes awarded for each category. Students participating have the option of preparing an essay, drawing, or video on what antiterrorism awareness means to them. Products should be submitted to participantís neighborhood center during the week of Aug. 20 to 24, with contact information and category (or age).

Visit for additional information/ideas. Winners will be announced on† Aug. 31. Look for more information on antiterrorism as the event gets closer.

Medical simulation training offered: The Medical Simulation Training Center is offering the following Courses: Aug. 6 to 9, CLS; Aug. 13 to 24, MEDIC tables; Aug. 27 to 30, CLS; Sept. 4 to 7, CLS; Sept. 10 to 13, CLS; Sept. 17 to 20, EMT-R; Sept. 24 to 27, CLS.

To register for any course, please contact Gracie Adderly at 907-1781 or email her at

DLA parking expanded: The Defense Logistic Agency has expanded its parking lot and it is now one-way so enter cautiously. All customers must sign in at the newly opened entry control point just inside the yard. All turn-ins and pick-ups are by appointment only. Use the following link to request a turn-in appointment:

Hours of operation are Mondays through Thursdays, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Closed on Fridays to external customers. Questions on turn in requirements or to make an appointment for ETID and RTD training, contact Leroy Goal at 396-5479, Joe Williams at 396-4400, or Roosevelt Tennison at 396-5298.

Use the following link to screen property:

DLA will be closed July 27 for an organization function.

Reutilization/Transfer/Donation: Screenings are held Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

To make an appointment to pickup property, call 396-8471 or 908-1411.

Job fair coming to Bragg: will host a Career Expo Wednesday, at Fort Bragg and July 19 at Camp Lejeune, N.C. The fair is for the men and women who are transitioning from active duty to civilian life, retirees, veterans, and members of the National Guard and Reserve and their spouses. Transitioning military and military veterans are encouraged to pre-register for the event at

Their skills will be matched against all attending employers. Those employers will be sent a copy of the matched candidateís resume prior to the career expo.

Upon signing in at the career expo, pre-registered candidates will be given a list of employers their skills and geographical preference they were matched with. Military-friendly organizations include corporate employers, law-enforcement agencies and educational institutions, hiring locally or seeking candidates for nationwide placement. For questions or more information, call (678) 819-4153, or visit : for a blog devoted to helping transitioning military and prior-military find careers in the civilian world.

Recycle old directories: New Century Link telephone directories have been distributed on Fort Bragg and Bragg about Recycling urges everyone to dispose of their old directories in proper recycling containers at the following locations through July 30:

Network Enterprise Center, Building 1-1548 on Scott Street. This site will be used by customers obtaining new directories from the NEC-Fort Bragg only.

Fort Bragg Recycling Center, Building 3-1240 at the corner of Butner and Reilly roads across from Fort Bragg Veterinary Clinic. This site is open to all individuals on the installation. For more information, call 396-5323/432-6412/396-3372.

Notice of estate:

This notice serves as an advisory for all those in possession of the property of Spc. Jonathan Batista, as well as to persons to whom the deceased is indebted, or those indebted to the deceased. Contact Capt. Melody D. Robinson, summary court martial officer, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, with inquiries at 908-0428. quiries at 396-5482.

Gates closure: Phase #3 (Yadkin) for the road-blade installation is nearing the end, it will be completed on or about July 20.

VMS (digital message) boards will be installed at G-3 (Reilly) and G-4

(Yadkin) indicating the changes.