Saipan and Northern Islands Soil and Water Conservation District Meeting
The Saipan and Northern Islands Soil and Water Conservation District will be conducting their monthly meeting on August 14, 2012, at 10am at the Natural Resources Conservation Service office on Beach Road, Garapan. For more information contact Diane Gabaldon at 256-3320. (PR)
Naval hospital to hold change of command, retirement ceremonies
AGANA HEIGHTS, Guam-Capt. Jeff Plummer will relieve Capt. Kevin Haws as commanding officer of U.S. Naval Hospital Guam during a change of command ceremony Aug. 3.
Dr. William Kiser, retired U.S. Navy rear admiral, will be the guest speaker. Kiser served as a staff physician at USNH Guam from 1982-1984. He returned to the hospital in 2000 and served as executive officer. He served as USNH Guam commanding officer from 2001-2003. Kiser recently retired in June after 38 years of service in the Navy.
Plummer is reporting to Guam after serving as executive officer of Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton.
Haws will retire from the Navy immediately following the change of command ceremony. He served in the Navy for 34 years both as an enlisted Sailor and a commissioned officer. (PR)
TES kindergarten enrollment
Kindergarten registration at Tanapag Elementary School has started and will run up to Aug. 3, from 7:30am to 4:30pm, at the main office of the school campus. There will be only 20 slots for kindergarten. It’s a first-come, first-served basis. Requirements include a registration form, health clearance/ certificate, birth certificate, proof of guardianships, and map of residency. For more information contact the main office at 237-3162/4. (PR)
Cleanup, Paint, and Beautify Day at MHS
On Saturday, Aug. 4, 2012, the Marianas High School Parent Teacher Association will conduct a Cleanup, Paint, and Beautify Day at the MHS campus. The PTA invites all parents, students, teachers, and any other interested members of the community to meet at the MHS at 7:30am to help prepare the campus for the new school year. For more information, contact Bobbie Torres at 287-6463, Martin Dalsaso or John Davis at 237-3202/4. (PR)