DLA News Archive

Tag: Battle Creek DS

Aug. 9, 2022

Sandra Young named Distinguished Alumni

The 43-year agency veteran’s surviving family members accepted the honor on her behalf during a ceremony in Battle Creek Aug. 2.

July 28, 2022

COREX gets DLA elements collaborating

Contributions from entities like DLA Distribution and DLA Information Operations are proving essential to increased realism and impact of the agency’s primary annual property disposal exercise.

July 21, 2022

Safety takes center stage during COREX 22

DLA proves that even during a large scale exercise, safety is still the number one priority.

July 19, 2022

Battle Creek personnel observe seventh “All-American Day”

How do Midwesterners handle summer? Chili dogs and cornhole.

July 18, 2022

COREX 22 kicks-off with training in Battle Creek, Michigan

COREX 22 gets underway in Battle Creek, Michigan with refresher training.

June 2, 2022

DLA leadership visits HDIFC contracting

Roxanne Banks, deputy director of the Defense Logistics Agency Acquisition, visited Battle Creek, Michigan, to address members of the contracting team and meet with senior leaders.

May 28, 2022

HDIFC hosts first in person director’s call since COVID-19 began

Defense Logistics Agency employees gathered within the Hart-Dole-Inouye Federal Center’s Palm Garden Room while the global workforce joined live streaming for the latest Director’s Call.

April 27, 2022

Properly preparing Disposition Services for responding to an emergency

Throughout DLA, emergency managers work to ensure proper procedures are in place to mitigate the negative effects of events such as natural disasters and other emergency situations.

Jan. 3, 2022

Disposition Services employees learn new tricks of the trade

Battle Creek, Michigan, played host to a unique and specific annual training for a group of Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services members.

Dec. 6, 2021

The last member of the Percy Jones Alumni Caucus passes away

Senator Bob Dole, 98, passed away December 5 in his sleep. He served in the U.S. Senate for a quarter of a century, ran for the office of President of the United States, served in the Army in World War II and lived for a short time in Battle Creek, Michigan.