Dexter wins at PIE banquet
Photo by LTC Michael Junot
Dexter Elementary School and the 1st Battalion, 29th Infantry Regiment, were recognized April 20 as a top 10 partnership during the 2010 Partners in Education awards and banquet ceremony at St. Luke United Methodist Church in Columbus. The school and unit also received a cash award for two of the top three projects. Eighty-eight schools were judged. Pictured from left are principal Matthew Kralevich, reading specialist and DES PIE coordinator Kathryn Van Horn, PIE coordinator and 1-29 Infantry Regiment Chaplain (CPT) Daniel Hardin and DES gifted teacher Michelle Allen.
Post gets new kennel
Photo by Vince Little
Pete Pupparo, left, resident engineer with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, presents a plaque April 20 to SFC James Allred, kennel master for the 209th Military Police Detachment’s military working dog section, to mark the grand opening of the $2.6 million kennel and office complex that will be used by the unit.