Memorial Day weekend marked the official opening of Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation’s Goss Road Pool. The pool is open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. seven days a week until Aug. 5, when it will only be open on weekends. For more information, call 876-6713.
Water Tender 2nd Class Edgar Gross, of Athens, perished on the USS Oklahoma during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, Dec. 7, 1941. Gross’ remains were finally identified last year with the help of genetic material donated by his great-nieces and great-nephew. The sailor’s family greeted h…
Peter Cottontail paid a visit to the Goss Road Child Development Center April 19 to hide some eggs for the center’s Eggstravaganza. A little rain didn’t deter the Preschool 2 kiddos, who didn’t take long filling their baskets as they scoured their room for the hidden treats.
Parents and kids alike enjoyed an evening out at the Arts & Crafts Center Thursday for “Dreaming of a Bright Future.” Hosted by Army Community Service’s Family Advocacy Program, the free event gave families a chance to get artsy and decorate pillowcases, while enjoying light refreshments.
Children celebrated the beginning of Month of the Military Child at the Goss Road Child Development Center April 1 with a carnival kickoff. The kiddos, clad in special shirts for the monthlong observance held each April, enjoyed an afternoon of special games and prizes.