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Posted: March 22, 2018 10:36 a.m.
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Fort Stewart-Hunter Army Airfield Briefs

Super Saver Program

Are you interested in winning $500? If so, this program is for you! Take a look around. Is there something you see that is wasting money? Is it a problem we can solve locally? If you are a Garrison civilian employee and submit the best idea for saving the Garrison money, you will win $500. Submit your idea on the Super Saver nomination form available on the Team Stewart web page under Garrison Resource Management Office (bottom of page is nomination form). Nominations are boarded with the Garrison of the Quarter Award submissions. Submit ideas to usarmy.stewart.usag.list.dhr-workforce@mail.mil.

 

Online food handlers class 

Anyone interested in taking the food handlers course now has the ability to do it online.  Certification is good for one year.  Register online at eventbrite.com, or log on to www.winn.amedd.army.mil. Click on the Healthcare Services tab, click Preventive Medicine and Wellness, then Environmental Health. The basic food handlers course study material and quiz are at the bottom of the screen.

 

Managed hog hunt held

A managed hog hunt for active duty Soldiers, retirees and Gold Star Family members only, will be held March 17 at Red Cloud Range Complex on Fort Stewart. Gold Star Family Members will receive invitations through ACS. Others should apply at the Low Country Adventure Center, building 8325, by March 7 for a chance to be selected by lottery draw March 8. (Must be registered on iSportsman before applying at the Adventure Center). Fee for selected participants is $25. Individuals will participate in morning and evening hunts, with lunch provided at noon. A cleaning station will be provided. For information, call 912 767-5145.

 

Army food truck is here

The Culinary Outpost is a Soldier-run, Soldier-focused food truck that is making its way around Fort Stewart. We are open in multiple locations from 8 to 9:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.  Follow us on Twitter and Facebook at @ftstewfoodtruck for daily locations and specials!

 

FLEP opportunity

Interested in a career as a judge advocate?  Officers in the grade of O-1 through O-3 with two to six years of active duty service are encouraged to apply for the 2018 Funded Legal Education Program selection board.  Applications must be received at the Judge Advocate General Corps  Personnel, Plans, and Training Office  and at Human Resource Center no earlier than Aug. 1 and by Nov. 1. Applicants should schedule interviews with Nancy Seaton, nancy.e.seaton.civ@mail.mil for Septermber.  The selection board convenes Dec. 3-4. The results will be posted in January 2019 at www.jagcnet.army.mil. Please see the following Milper message for further details at https://www.hrc.army.mil/Milper/18-081.

 

ChristFit Bible study offered

ChristFit is a community weekly Bible study held at  Fort Stewart Main Post Chapel and includes fellowship, sharing a meal and growing in God together. Tuesday evenings through April 17, ChristFit allows a family to attend different Bible Study sessions including children and teen programs. Each Tuesday there will be a family meal at 5:30 p.m. and Bible study at 6:30-7:45 p.m. Soldiers and their Families, single Soldiers, DOD civilians and military retirees are all welcome. For more information or to register on-line, go to "Christfit Fort Stewart" on Facebook. You can also contact Bill Agnew at 912 767-9789 or william.f.agnew4.civ@mail.mil.

 

Bible study offered

Wednesdays at noon at the Marne Chapel.  This year the focus is, "The Bible and Current Events." Each week we will take a look at the news of the week and how God's word can bring understanding and perspective to what's happening and how we can apply it to our lives.  Military personnel, civilian employees, contractors, retirees and Family Members are welcome to attend. Bring your own bag lunch. Study materials will be provided. For more information, contact Bill Agnew at 912 767-9789 or william.f.agnew4.civ@mail.mil

 

Annual Work Plan Available

The garrison commander approved the fiscal year 2018 annual work plan, published on the Direcotrate of Public Works SharePoint site.  Log into the link at https://sps13.stewart.army.mil/imcom/dpw/home; then select GC Approved DPW FY18 Annual Work Plan. Updates will be made as changes occur.

 

Control burns

Fort Stewart's Forestry Branch is in the midst of controlled burn season and will be conducting controlled burns at various locations on the Installation each week. Motorists and pedestrians are advised to use extra caution when traveling through areas that may be affected by smoke. For more information, please contact Amanda Price at 912-767-2010.  Up to date burn notices are posted to the Fort Stewart Hunter Army Airfield Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/FortStewartHunterArmyAirfield. 

 

Special Olympics volunteers needed

The 2018 Spring Special Olympics will be held April 20, 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., at the Liberty County Recreation Department, 607 Oglethorpe Hwy., Hinesville. Volunteers are needed to serve as buddies, huggers and the cheering section. For more information or to sign up call 912 767-5058.

 

Winn education fair

Winn Army Community Hospital at Fort Stewart, is conducting the Third Annual Education Fair April 13, from noon until 4:30 p.m., in the Patriot Auditorium at Winn. The Educational Fair is for our military community to enlighten perspective students on the various medical programs offered by institutions of higher learning in our surrounding area.  Please come out and join us.

 

2018 Kickoff Golf Scramble

Hunter Garrison Commander Lt. Col. Kenneth M. Dwyer will hold the 2018 Kickoff Golf Scramble on Friday, March 23, starting at 9 a.m. at Hunter Golf Course. The $35 entry fee includes greens fee, cart, range balls & prizes. Registration open until close of business, March 22. Spouses and Family Readiness Groups are encouraged to participate. For more information, call 912 315-9115.

 

Garrison commander's golf scramble

The garrison commander's golf scramble will be played at noon Friday, March 30 at Taylors Creek Golf Course. Cost of $30 for members, $35 for non-members covers greens fee, cart, range balls, lunch and prizes. Bring a team or join a team for some friendly, relaxed competition. Registration accepted until the day before the scramble. For more information, call 912 767-2370.

 

RBHC honors military Families

The RBC Heritage, presented by Boeing, has a long tradition of supporting military families by offering free admission to all active military and their dependents. Show your uniformed services identification card at Will Call and you and your family will be issued a daily grounds ticket. The Patriots Outpost is on the 16th green.  Your military ID is your ticket to enjoy great golf and complimentary food and beverage. Will Call is in the Harbour Town Golf Links Parking Lot.  Take a General Spectator Shuttle.  The Patriot’ Outpost  opens at 11 a.m. Thursday through Sunday.  For more information, call 843 671-2448 or email andy@heritageclassicfoundation.com. 

 

"Treat my parents to footgolf"

Hunter Golf Course is offering a “Treat My Parents to Footgolf” special after noon Saturday (March 24). A parent plays free if a junior under the age of 15 has paid the regular fee for a round of footgolf (after noon, tee times required). What a great way for a parent and a junior to enjoy the game. For more information, call 912 315-9115.

 

Cup of the month golf tournament 

The Taylors Creek Golf Course Cup of the Month Golf Tournament will be held March 24. The stroke play event is open to all golfers and the public is welcome. Players are asked to register in advance at the course or by calling 912 767-2370. Briefing at 11:45 a.m. and tee times start at noon. Awards to cup winners in Open, Women’s, Senior (50-59) and Super Senior (60 and older) divisions. Cost is $40 for members, $45 for non-members. Cost includes greens fee, cart, one range ball token, drinks and prizes. Other tournament dates are April 21 and May 19.

 

Toddler Easter egg hunt held at Corkan

Bring your toddlers, up to age 5 to take part in the free Corkan Easter egg hunt at Cypress Creek, building 448, on March 30. Hunt begins promptly at 10 a.m. and will be over once all eggs are found. Bring your basket and don't be late. For more information, call 912 767-4273. 

 

Easter brunch at Club Stewart

Celebrate Easter Sunday April 1 by enjoying a delicious meal with family and friends at Club Stewart. Menu includes Southern breakfast favorites, omelet and carving stations, and a large selection of desserts. Serving hours are 10:30 a.m. until 2 p.m.  Save $3 on each adult and $1 on each child ticket by purchasing them by Thursday, March 29. Until then, tickets are $15.95 for adults and $6.45 each for children 3-10 years old. Prices after March 29 are $18.95 per adult and $7.45 per child. No charge for children ages 2 and younger. For more information, call 912-767-4717.

 

Insane Inflatable 5k returns to Hunter

The Insane Inflatable 5K, which last year was enjoyed by more than 1,000, is coming back to Hunter Army Airfield. Waves start at 8:30 a.m., April 14, on the Flight Line, 525 Leonard Neal Street. Save by entering the code AIRFIELD20 when registering at insaneinflatable5k.com. The Family event is all about having a great time and is not timed. For more information, call 912 315-2019.

 

Post-wide housing garage sale

The post-wide housing yard sale and flea market will be held from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. April 14. Sales will be held at on-post housing areas on both Stewart and Hunter. There is no charge for residents of on-post housing to sell, and no registration is required. For information about Hunter on-post housing sales, call 912 315-5078. The flea market will be held at the Club Stewart parking lot. Active duty, Family members, retirees, or DA civilians interested in selling at the Club Stewart parking lot, at a fee of $15 per space, must call and register at 912 767-8238. Tables will be available for rent at an extra cost of $5 per table. Everyone, including civilians in nearby communities, is invited to make purchases at all sales.

 

Kids bowl free at bowling centers

Sign up at KidsBowlFree.com for the Kids Bowl Free program at Marne Bowling Center, building 402, and Stewart Bowling Center, building 450. Each registered child ages 0-15 can bowl two free games a day Monday-Friday (not available on holidays). Shoe rental is $2.50. No charge to register online for free games. Program runs from April-September. Family passes, at discount prices, available so parents can bowl with their children. For more information, call Marne Center at 912 767-4866 or Stewart Center at 912 767-4273. 

 

Community functional fitness challenge

Soldiers, Family Members, Army Civilians and those in the surrounding community are invited to compete in the Fort Stewart Community Functional Fitness Challenge scheduled Saturday, May 12 from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. at Caro Fitness Center, building 708. The cost is $15 for Active Duty Soldiers and $30 for all others. Registration under way on Fort Stewart MWR WEBTRAC at https://webtrac.mwr.army.mil/webtrac103/wbwsc/stewartrectrac.wsc/wbsplash.html?wbp=1 Contestants in 10 age categories will complete three high intensity, constantly varied, functional movement workouts to determine if they are the fittest in their category. For more information, call 912-767-4763.

 

Get 'Rock Solid'

Get in the know with the 'Rock Solid' newsletter.  The 'Rock Solid' newsletter is filled with events and services from Fort Stewart-Hunter Army Air Field Family and MWR. A lot of great incentives will also be sent to your inbox for you to enjoy the surrounding area. Totally free, never shared, always awesome!  Sign up today and start staying informed!   https://stewart.armymwr.com/promos/rock-solid-email.

 

Take the Frontline Readership Survey

Do you read the Frontline Newspaper? Or do you get your post news from another source? We want to know. Take the readership survey and let us know how to best serve you. It's anonymous and takes only a few minutes to complete. Go to the link and share your thoughts at https://www.quicktapsurvey.com/survey/49f328015517ef6dffbb5b3f3e9a9cab.  The link is also found on the Fort Stewart Facebook site. 

 

State of the garrison slated 

The Fort Stewart-Hunter Army Airfield combined State of the Garrison briefing will be held April 18, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at Club Stewart.  The SOTG is the Garrison Commander’s bi-annual event to share information with the workforce.   Topics include: Our Current Environment, IMCOM garrison commander and senior commander’s priorities and challenges to "getting there," along with accomplishments, workforce awards and recognition, and our way ahead.  The SOTG is open to all DA Civilians, contractors and tenant organizations personnel assigned to Fort Stewart-Hunter Army Airfield. For U.S. Army Garrison employees the SOTG is your official place of duty.

 

SJA - US Attorneys sign MOA, today

The Task Force Marne and Fort Stewart-Hunter Army Airfield Staff Judge Advocate and the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Southern District of Georgia are signing a prosecution partnership agreement 4 p.m. today at the 3rd Infantry Division Museum, building 506, 158 Cavalry Way. The agreement will significantly enhance the installation's ability to prosecute felonies and misdemeanors in federal court for crimes committed on post by civilians, and, when appropriate, Soldiers. A reception will follow the signing ceremony. For more information, call 912 767-7262.



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