DLA News Archive

Tag: Red River

March 6, 2023

Women's History Month Spotlight: Lt. Col. Sonia Huertas

In honor of Women’s History Month, Defense Logistics Agency Distribution spotlights Army Lt. Col. Sonia Huertas, commander of DLA Distribution Red River, Texas.

Aug. 16, 2022

DLA Distribution Red River rapidly deploys wheeled vehicles

A Friday request for four M142 high mobility artillery rocket system vehicles is met head on by Defense Logistics Agency Distribution’s Red River, Texas, workers.

Oct. 6, 2021

Hispanic Heritage Month Spotlight: Army Lt. Col. Sonia I. Huertas

Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated across the nation every year from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15. The 2021 HHM observance theme “Esperanza: A Celebration of Hispanic Heritage and Hope,” focuses on the Spanish name Esperanza, meaning hope or expectation.

Aug. 21, 2018

Red River Distribution center hosts “Bring Your Child to Work Day”

DLA Distribution Red River, Texas held a “Bring Your Child to Work Day” event on July 26.

Jan. 18, 2018

Texarkana distribution center hosts benchmarking visit with Corpus Christi sister site

Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Corpus Christi, Texas commander Army Lt. Col. Daniel Bidetti, along with his accountable officer and Stock Readiness team visited Army Lt. Col. Jeffrey Chamberlain, commander of DLA Distribution Red River, Texas and team on Jan. 10 and 11 to share information about their dashboard and stock readiness best practices.

Dec. 15, 2017

Red River hosts annual Employee Appreciation Day

DLA Distribution Red River, Texas, held their annual Employee Appreciation Day on Nov. 17.

Sept. 29, 2017

Red River’s Expeditionary team assists hurricane victims

The DLA Distribution Red River, Texas, Expeditionary team makes up one-third of the DLA Distribution Expeditionary team. The other two-thirds are located at DLA Distribution Susquehanna, Pennsylvania and DLA Distribution San Joaquin, California.

Sept. 25, 2017

Eye on the ground: A look inside Distribution’s Expeditionary Team’s hurricane support

Before the 2017 hurricane season, DLA Distribution had never had all three expeditionary teams deployed simultaneously in support of a natural disaster. They worked together on deployments in Afghanistan but never for a FEMA response.

June 16, 2017

Chamberlain takes command at DLA Distribution Red River

Army Lt. Col. Jeffrey P. Chamberlain assumed command of Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Red River, Texas, in a June 16 ceremony. The ceremony was officiated by DLA Distribution Susquehanna commander Army Col. Brad J. Eungard.

June 15, 2017

Stoeger recognized for achievements as commander of Red River distribution center

Army Lt. Col. Anthony Stoeger has been awarded the Defense Meritorious Service Medal for his achievements while serving as commander, Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Red River, Texas.