DLA News Archive

Tag: Virginia

Feb. 22, 2017

Langley one of four AFBs to test bio-based grease

Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the Air Combat Command website — The 733rd Logistics Readiness Squadron Vehicle Management Flight was chosen to participate in a 12-month long experimental testing of a new bio-based grease to lessen the base's impact on the environment.

Jan. 26, 2017

Active shooter exercise helps employees train, prepare for threats

Defense Logistics Agency Installation Support at Richmond held an active shooter exercise Jan. 19 on Defense Supply Center Richmond, Virginia.

Jan. 3, 2017

Harvey chosen as Richmond’s new deputy director

Ben Harvey has been chosen as deputy director for DLA Distribution Richmond, Va.

Dec. 12, 2016

Richmond’s Southall retires with 40 years of federal service

Laura Tucker Southall, management and program analyst at DLA Distribution Richmond, Va., will retire on Jan. 3, with 40 years and 10 months of federal service.

Dec. 9, 2016

Richmond’s Branch retires after 36 years of federal service

Charita Branch, a supervisory general supply specialist with DLA Distribution Richmond, Va., will retire on Jan. 2, after 36 years of federal service.

July 14, 2016

Norfolk commander addresses new NJROTC graduates

Representing five Norfolk area high schools, 125 students recently graduated from Navy Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps Basic Leadership Training, where they learned character education, student achievement, wellness, leadership, and diversity.

April 1, 2016

Norfolk’s chief of staff retires after 30 years of service

Navy Lt. Cmdr. Christopher S. Mayfield Sr., chief of staff at Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Norfolk, Va., officially retired on April 1 after 30 years of service to the Navy. The ceremony was officiated by Navy Capt. Harry Thetford, commander of the distribution center.

Dec. 7, 2015

Richmond’s Bryant celebrates more than 46 years as a DLA employee

Ruben Bryant, a traffic management specialist at Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Richmond, Va., will be retiring after more than 46 years of service to the federal government and DLA on Jan. 3.