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Aug. 25, 2019

Missouri sheriff stays prepared with surplus

Osage County is using a former Coast Guard boat for emergency patrols along three local rivers.

Aug. 12, 2019

Employees heed the call for blood donations

The call went out to employees – “Emergency Blood Shortage: Red Cross blood & platelet donors needed now” – and they responded by rolling up their sleeves for an Aug. 7 blood drive at the Hart-Dole-Inouye Federal Center.

Aug. 9, 2019

Reduced Operations at disposal sites Sept. 9-20

Customer support may be temporarily impacted as DLA Disposition Services sites conduct a two-week inventory of physical property.

Aug. 9, 2019

New commander tours Bagram site

Defense Logistics Agency employees at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, recently welcomed the new commander of the 1st Theater Sustainment Command for a visit.

Aug. 8, 2019

Pacer Goose unique among disposal missions

A yearly pilgrimage to the U.S. military’s northernmost installation offers consistent challenges to a Norfolk-based disposition pro.

July 23, 2019

Summer school in session for DSRs

Disposal Services Representatives work directly with warfighters on property turn in. They have congregated in Michigan to help refine their role and plot their future.

July 22, 2019

Train(ing) keeps a rollin'

Another year, another summer exercise successfully in the books as agency civilians and military reserve personnel train together for the potential call to duty in faraway places.

July 10, 2019

Excess military computers go to school in Texas

The technology director at the school district in Mart, Texas, has put military hardware into the hands of all his high schools students, thanks to DLA Disposition Services and its DOD Computers for learning program.

July 8, 2019

Tour showcases agency support for deployed forces

Two incoming commanders were shown how the Defense Logistics Agency supports their forces during a recent tour at Bagram, Afghanistan.

July 2, 2019

Excess tents offer new shelter for teens in youth program

Tents provided by DLA Disposition Services’ Reutilization, Transfer and Donation Program are now keeping a new educational program going in the Coronado National Forest in southern Arizona.