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70 - CAPE GAZE'flUE, Friday, Nov. 19 - Nov. 22, 2004 Front & Center Fleetwood completes Navy basic training Navy Seaman Nicholas A. Fleetwood, a 2004 graduate of Milford High School, Milford, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill. Dur- ing the eight-week program, Fleetwood completed a variety of training which included class- room study and practical instruc- tion on naval customs, first aid, firefighting, water safety and sur- vival, and shipboard and aircraft safety. An emphasis was also placed on physical fitness. The capstone event Of boot camp is "Battle Stations". This exercise gives recruits the skills and confi- dence they need to succeed in the fleet. "Battle Stations" is de- signed to galvanize the basic warrior attributes of sacrifice, dedication, teamwork and en- durance in each recruit through the practical application of basic Navy skills and the core values of Honor, Courage and Commit- ment. Its distinctly "Navy" fla- vor was designed to take itlto ac- count what it means to be a sailor. Lewis deployed to Iraq for Operation Freedom Army Capt. Christian T. Lewis has deployed to Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom to en- gage in military operations in- volving U.S. and coalition forces. Operation objectives include lib- erating the Iraqi people, preserv- ing Iraq as a unified state, keep- ing its territorial integrity intact, and helping the Iraqi people be- gin the process of economic and political reconstruction. Active duty, reserve, and National Guard members from all branches of the U.S. armed forces are participat- ing in the operation. The soldier is regularly assigned to one of the various camps and units (in- fantry, aviation, armor, artillery, engineer, command support, etc.) of the 2nd Infantry Division, Eighth U.S. Army based in South Korea. Soldiers of .the 2nd In- fantry Division deployed to Iraq either to augment soldiers serv- ing in country or to replace sol- diers whom had completed their tour of duty. Lewis, a company commander, is the son'of Linda S. and Albert T. Lewis of Con- ley's Chapel Road, Lewes. He is a 1994 graduate of Dover High School and a 1998 graduate of University of Delaware, Newark. Jarvis graduates Navy basic training Navy Seaman Ryan D. Jarvis, brother of Robin D. Jarvis of Lewes, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, I11. During the eight-week pro- gram, Jarvis completed a variety of training which included class- room study and practical instruc- tion on naval customs, first aid, fire fighting, water safety and sur- vival, and shipboard and aircraft safety. An emphasis was also placed on physical fitness. The capstone event of boot camp is "Battle Stations". This exercise gives recruits the skills and confi- dence they need to succeed in the fleet. "Battle Stations" is de- signed to galvanize the basic warrior attributes of sacrifice, dedication, teamwork and en- durance in each recruit through the practical application of basic Navy skills and the core values of honor, courage and commitment. Smith, Madanat complete Plebe Summer Navy Midshipmen Benjamin M. Smith, a 2004 graduate of Milford High School, and Daniel A. Madanat, a 2002 graduate of Milford High, recently completed Plebe Summer at the United States Naval Academy and have begun four years of preparation for commissioning as a Navy or Marine Corps officer. During Plebe Summer, Smith and Madanat completed a de- manding, fast-paced orientation which required them to rapidly assimilate basic skills in seaman- ship, navigation, infantry drill, marksmanship and sailing. They have now begun the ex- tensive training in leadership, discipline, athletics, academics and character development that they will use while serving their country as an officer in the U.S. Navy or Marine Corps. All mid- shipmen will receive a bachelor of science degree upon comple- tion of their training at the Naval Academy. Heurta assists in capture of anti-lraqi insurgents Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Nathan J. Huerta, a 2002 gradu- ate of Sussex Technical High School, Georgetown, and the marines and sailors of the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) and Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) recently captured four sus- pected anti-Iraqi militants in Northern Babil province. Huerta's unit also provided assistance from the MEUs Force Reconnaissance platoon to Iraqi Special Weapons and Tactics members as well as Iraqi national guardsmen, to help capture a former Baath Party leader and apprehend two men suspected of firing on marines. Since assuming operational con- trol of Northern Babil on July 29, Huerta's unit has worked closely with ISF to disrupt criminal and other anti-Iraqi activity in the area. To date, they have captured more than 160 individuals throughout the province. Their mission is to assist Iraqi authori- ties in fostering security and sta- bility for the nearly 900, 000 citi- zens of the province. MEUs are a Marine Air Ground Task Force. With a strength of about 2, 200 personnel, the MEU consists of a command element, a reinforced infantry battalion, a composite helicopter squadron and a MEU service support group. Hail deployed to Kuwait mission Navy Petty Officer 1st Class John W. Hail, son of Antionette E and John W. Hail of Millsboro, re- cently deployed to Kuwait after being recalled to active duty to serve with Inshore Boat Unit 24 (IBU-24), homebased at Fort Dix, N. J. Hail is one of 80 reserve sailors now assigned to provide seaborne force protection for United States and coalition war- ships, supply ships and merchant shipping in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. The sailors of IBU-24 operate six 34-foot SeaArk Dauntless Navy Patrol Boats with mounts for four guns of various types on each boat. Hail joined the Navy in Sept. 1986. Evins participates in drug bust Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Luke D. Evins, son of Doreen V. Wrightsman of Milford and Daniel R. Evins of Magnolia, re- cently participated in two of the largest drug seizures in history while serving aboard the guided- missile frigate USS Crommelin, homeported in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Along with another guided- missile frigate, USS Curts, Evins' unit intercepted two fishing.boats loaded with more than 75, 000 pounds of cocaine west of the Galapagos Islands, according to a press release. The drugs will be used as evidence against the 10 suspects detained during the oper- ation. 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"Battle Stations" is de- signed to galvanize the basic warrior attributes of sacrifice, dedication, teamwork and en- durance in each recruit through the practical application of basic Navy skills and the core values of Honor, Courage and Commit- ment. Its distinctly "Navy" fla- vor was designed to take itlto ac- count what it means to be a sailor. Lewis deployed to Iraq for Operation Freedom Army Capt. Christian T. Lewis has deployed to Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom to en- gage in military operations in- volving U.S. and coalition forces. Operation objectives include lib- erating the Iraqi people, preserv- ing Iraq as a unified state, keep- ing its territorial integrity intact, and helping the Iraqi people be- gin the process of economic and political reconstruction. Active duty, reserve, and National Guard members from all branches of the U.S. armed forces are participat- ing in the operation. The soldier is regularly assigned to one of the various camps and units (in- fantry, aviation, armor, artillery, engineer, command support, etc.) of the 2nd Infantry Division, Eighth U.S. Army based in South Korea. Soldiers of .the 2nd In- fantry Division deployed to Iraq either to augment soldiers serv- ing in country or to replace sol- diers whom had completed their tour of duty. Lewis, a company commander, is the son'of Linda S. and Albert T. Lewis of Con- ley's Chapel Road, Lewes. He is a 1994 graduate of Dover High School and a 1998 graduate of University of Delaware, Newark. Jarvis graduates Navy basic training Navy Seaman Ryan D. Jarvis, brother of Robin D. Jarvis of Lewes, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, I11. During the eight-week pro- gram, Jarvis completed a variety of training which included class- room study and practical instruc- tion on naval customs, first aid, fire fighting, water safety and sur- vival, and shipboard and aircraft safety. An emphasis was also placed on physical fitness. The capstone event of boot camp is "Battle Stations". This exercise gives recruits the skills and confi- dence they need to succeed in the fleet. "Battle Stations" is de- signed to galvanize the basic warrior attributes of sacrifice, dedication, teamwork and en- durance in each recruit through the practical application of basic Navy skills and the core values of honor, courage and commitment. Smith, Madanat complete Plebe Summer Navy Midshipmen Benjamin M. Smith, a 2004 graduate of Milford High School, and Daniel A. Madanat, a 2002 graduate of Milford High, recently completed Plebe Summer at the United States Naval Academy and have begun four years of preparation for commissioning as a Navy or Marine Corps officer. During Plebe Summer, Smith and Madanat completed a de- manding, fast-paced orientation which required them to rapidly assimilate basic skills in seaman- ship, navigation, infantry drill, marksmanship and sailing. They have now begun the ex- tensive training in leadership, discipline, athletics, academics and character development that they will use while serving their country as an officer in the U.S. Navy or Marine Corps. All mid- shipmen will receive a bachelor of science degree upon comple- tion of their training at the Naval Academy. Heurta assists in capture of anti-lraqi insurgents Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Nathan J. Huerta, a 2002 gradu- ate of Sussex Technical High School, Georgetown, and the marines and sailors of the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) and Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) recently captured four sus- pected anti-Iraqi militants in Northern Babil province. Huerta's unit also provided assistance from the MEUs Force Reconnaissance platoon to Iraqi Special Weapons and Tactics members as well as Iraqi national guardsmen, to help capture a former Baath Party leader and apprehend two men suspected of firing on marines. Since assuming operational con- trol of Northern Babil on July 29, Huerta's unit has worked closely with ISF to disrupt criminal and other anti-Iraqi activity in the area. To date, they have captured more than 160 individuals throughout the province. Their mission is to assist Iraqi authori- ties in fostering security and sta- bility for the nearly 900, 000 citi- zens of the province. MEUs are a Marine Air Ground Task Force. With a strength of about 2, 200 personnel, the MEU consists of a command element, a reinforced infantry battalion, a composite helicopter squadron and a MEU service support group. Hail deployed to Kuwait mission Navy Petty Officer 1st Class John W. Hail, son of Antionette E and John W. Hail of Millsboro, re- cently deployed to Kuwait after being recalled to active duty to serve with Inshore Boat Unit 24 (IBU-24), homebased at Fort Dix, N. J. Hail is one of 80 reserve sailors now assigned to provide seaborne force protection for United States and coalition war- ships, supply ships and merchant shipping in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. The sailors of IBU-24 operate six 34-foot SeaArk Dauntless Navy Patrol Boats with mounts for four guns of various types on each boat. Hail joined the Navy in Sept. 1986. Evins participates in drug bust Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Luke D. Evins, son of Doreen V. Wrightsman of Milford and Daniel R. Evins of Magnolia, re- cently participated in two of the largest drug seizures in history while serving aboard the guided- missile frigate USS Crommelin, homeported in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Along with another guided- missile frigate, USS Curts, Evins' unit intercepted two fishing.boats loaded with more than 75, 000 pounds of cocaine west of the Galapagos Islands, according to a press release. The drugs will be used as evidence against the 10 suspects detained during the oper- ation. U.S. Coast Guard teams led the interdiction operations. The USS Crommelin is currently on a routine scheduled deployment. Est. 1990 • 14 Model Display 3721 Highway One Rehoboth Beach, DE 1-1/2 Mile South of Ocean Outlets #2 Next to Boardwalk Builders Call for info package 302-227-8484 M-F 10-5 • Sat 10-4 • Sun 12-3 Afierhours Appointments Available Over 60 spas in stock. www.saratogaspas.com , ....................... ..... i!ii . • 14 Models To Choose From • 520 or flOv Plug-In" • umque versa-rio ' & Koto Strean Hydrotherapy JetSystera • Whisper Clean Systems • T, DVD/Stereo, LED Lighting • PoolandSpa.cora "Best of Class" Comnleta Sna Package Waterfall Jet From s3,495 ,595 "The Spa of Infinite Possibilities" www.softhottubs.com a..• 2; 4 and 6 Person Spas i   • For indoor or outdoor • 2, 4 and 6 Person Spas • For indoor or outdoor • Quick & easy installation • Energy-efficient • No special wiring or plumbing requirements • Free delivery within 125 miles. Shipping Available. • Totally Portable Complete Spa Package From s2,395 T-I T ............. 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