Shoppette to close

Due to changing Lifecycle switches, on Sept. 19, the Smoke Bomb Hill Express on Reilly Street (24-hour shoppette), will be closed from Sept. 19, from 11 p.m., to Sept. 20, 5 a.m.

Special operations recruiting briefing

Fort Bragg special operations recruiters provide weekly recruiting briefings on career opportunities available to privates first class through sergeants first class in all military occupational specialties and YG11 officers (DOR 2012/04/01-2013/03/31).

Special Forces briefings are every Wednesday, noon and 2 p.m., Building D-3022 on the corner of Ardennes and Merrill streets. ARSOF briefings are conducted at Building 2-1120, east end basement on Macomb Street.

Other briefings are: 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment, Mondays, 11 a.m.; explosive ordnance disposal, Mondays, 1 p.m.; psychological operations, Tuesdays, noon; warrant officer, Wednesdays, noon; civil affairs, Thursdays, 1 p.m.

Rank and MOS eligibility may vary between mission sets. Visit for more information and to see if you qualify.

Association holds events

The Fort Bragg chapter of the Sergeant Audie Murphy Association is announcing their upcoming community volunteer events. Fayetteville Veterans Hospital, Sept. 28, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.; Uniform is ASU with medallion.

Meetings occur bi-weekly. For more information, contact 1st Sgt. Terrance Miller, 908-5022, or, or Sgt. 1st Class Natasha Tsantles, 907-6581, or

Did you know

The Fort Bragg Employee Assistance Program is available to support the work/life health and welfare needs of Department of Defense civilian employees, their Family members, and the entire Fort Bragg/Pope Field community. Basic EAP services are available on a voluntary basis with no out-of-pocket expense. These services are designed to help address any life issue(s) threatening well-being, such as stress, grief, Family difficulties, financial challenges and substance abuse. In partnership with the Military and Family Life Consultant Team, the EAP offers monthly work/life health training seminars.

Unless otherwise indicated, training is from 9 to 10:30 a.m., at the Leader and Workforce to Development Center, Building 2-2020, Woodruff Street. Contact the EAP office at 396-5784 to reserve a seat.

Staying positive in negative situations

This presentation will teach participants about positive thinking and behaviors, motivation and tips and strategies for staying positive and motivated in any situation.

Goal setting

This presentation will teach participants the importance of goal setting, how to examine life’s priorities and develop a life plan.

Working in teams

This presentation addresses characteristics of effective teams, taking into account all of the differences likely encountered and how to successfully work together to arrive at the best possible solution.

Avoiding and putting a stop to gossip

This presentation addresses gossip: what it means, the negative effect gossip has on a community and ways to avoid and prevent gossip.

Notice of estate

This notice serves as an advisory for all those in possession of the property of Sgt. Courtney M. Adams, as well as to persons to whom the deceased is indebted, or those indebted to the deceased. Contact 1st Lt. Matthew J. Ludemann, summary court martial officer, with all inquires at 908-2991 or