DLA News Archive

Category: Land and Maritime

Jan. 25, 2023

DLA Land and Maritime gives Ohio families in need a helping hand

Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime Commander Army Brig. Gen. Gail Atkins and members of her military workforce spent the morning of Jan. 18 handing out food to hundreds of needy families at the Mid-Ohio Food Collective in Grove City, Ohio.

Jan. 25, 2023

Rev. Joel King shares message of unity at Land and Maritime’s Dr. Martin Luther King Day program

Nearly sixty years ago, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. climbed the marble steps of the Lincoln Memorial and delivered the now famous words “I Have A Dream.”

Dec. 19, 2022

DLA Land and Maritime leadership team kicks off winter holidays with Open House

The Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime command team hosted a Holiday Open House Dec. 14 in the Building 20 command suite, returning to the traditional gathering for the first time since the pandemic.

Dec. 12, 2022

AGOISSI Toastmasters Club thriving at DLA Land and Maritime

While many activities faltered during the COVID-19 pandemic, the AGOISSI Toastmasters Club 3500 based at Defense Supply Center Columbus adapted and thrived.

Dec. 6, 2022

Photos: Columbus Veterans Day Parade

It was a perfect day to honor central Ohio's veterans at the annual Columbus Veterans Day Parade Nov. 10. Sunny skies, warm temperatures and Hall of Fame rock musician Joe Walsh drew spectators from all over central Ohio to Columbus' downtown to see military and police units, high school bands and floats.

Dec. 1, 2022

Stand down screeners cast a wide net

A cohort of about 200 used and excess military property requisitioners - mostly social workers - regularly visit DLA's online inventory for items that will help their local homeless and at-risk veteran populations.

Nov. 21, 2022

Columbus recipients of 55th Annual Employee Recognition Awards announced

Six Columbus employees earned top honors in the 55th Annual Employee Recognition Awards announced by the Defense Logistics Agency Nov. 15.

Nov. 15, 2022

DLA flexes continuity plan muscles during exercise

The best defense against the unexpected is to be prepared for any scenario. The Defense Logistics Agency held a Continuity of Operations Plan exercise Oct. 25-27 to be ready if – or when – disaster strikes.

Nov. 8, 2022

Annual Columbus Veterans Day Parade to focus on sacrifices of military members, families

The annual Columbus Veterans Day Parade will honor the sacrifices of military members and their families as it winds through downtown Nov. 10.

Nov. 3, 2022

Disability Employment Awareness Month Program focuses on equity in the workplace

Advancing equity in the workplace was at the forefront of a panel discussion at the 2022 Defense Federal Community National Disability Employment Awareness Month hybrid program held at the Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime Operations Center Auditorium Oct. 26.