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Brig. Gen. Rodney Fogg and Command Sgt. Maj. Terry Burton, the command team for the 13th SC(E), case the unit s colors Friday at Hildner Field, symbolic of the command s readiness and availability to deploy.

13TH SC(E) cases colors


The 13th Sustainment Command (Expeditionary) hosted a colors casing ceremony Friday at Hildner Field at Fort Hood as the unit prepares to deploy to Kuwait in December to support the 1st Sustainment Command (Theater)'s mission of supporting sustainment operations in the Central Command area of responsibility in the Middle East and Southwest Asia.

"Today is the culmination of many months of preparation; it is the beginning of a journey together where we will take on a unique and critical mission in support of Army forces across the USCENTCOM area of responsibility," said Brig. Gen. Rodney Fogg, the commanding general of the 13th SC(E).

While deployed to Kuwait, the 13th SC(E) will augment organic 1st SC(T) Soldiers for the 1st Sustainment Command (Theater)-Operational Command Post; executing operational sustainment support, conducting Coalition/Joint Reception, Staging, and Onward Movement, redeployment, retrograde and re-posture of forces, materiel and sustainment infrastructure in order to support ongoing operations throughout the CENTCOM area.


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Hood Happenings

NATIVE AMERICAN HERITAGE

The national Native American/Alaskan Native American Heritage Month observance will be at 1:30 p.m. Nov. 20 at the Phantom Warrior Center. The observance will be hosted by the 1st Cavalry Division. For more information, call 289-3045.

COLLEGE GRADUATION

The 18th annual college graduation recognition ceremony will be at 1 p.m. Nov. 20 at Howze Auditorium. For more information, call 287-7353 or 285-5551.

THANKSGIVING BUFFET

Club Hood hosts a Thanksgiving Buffet Nov. 27. There will be two seatings available -- 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. There will be a carving station, salad station, a buffet, soup station and desserts. The cost is $20.95 for adults, $7.50 for children ages 5-12 and free for children age 4 and younger. For reservations, call 254-532-5073 or 532-5329.

NATURE IN LIGHTS

Enjoy the drive through more than 5.5 miles of holiday-inspired scenes. Belton Lake Outdoor Recreation Area is once again transformed into a winter wonderland to be enjoyed by all. Patrons can view the displays nightly from 5:30-11 p.m. Nov. 14-Jan. 4. The gate fee is $7 for a car, minivan or pickup; $18 for a limo, RV or 15-passenger van; $30 for a 24-passenger van; and $50 for a 47-passenger van or larger bus. The display is open to the public and will be open during the Thanksgiving holiday. Enjoy the lights by bike Nov.7, motorcycle Nov. 9 or horseback Jan. 5. Stop by Santa's Village from 5:30- 11 p.m. Nov. 14-16, Nov. 20-Dec. 14, and Dec. 18-24, nightly. For more information, call 287-2523, or visit Fort Hood MWR.

JOB FAIR DEC. 2

CivilianJobs.com is hosting a military job fair will be from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Dec. 2 at Club Hood, Bldg. 5764, 24th Street. Wounded warriors are invited to attend from 9 to 10 a.m. National and regional job opportunities include administrative, aviation, customer service, law enforcement, logistical, maintenance, management, medical, driving, engineering, sales and more. For more information and to pre-register, visit Civilian Jobs

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