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  • U.S. Forces Korea honors veterans

    Nov 11, 2008

    YONGSAN GARRISON, Republic of Korea Aca,!" About 100 U.S. and Korean dignitaries and community members gathered to honor veterans at the 8th U.S. Army War Memorial Nov. 11.

  • U.S. Forces Korea honors veterans

    Nov 11, 2008

    YONGSAN GARRISON, Republic of Korea Aca,!" About 100 U.S. and Korean dignitaries and community members gathered to honor veterans at the 8th U.S. Army War Memorial Nov. 11. U.S. Forces Korea Commander Gen. Walter Sharp addressed the group before joining Veteran's of Foreign Wars and Korean officials in laying wreathes and flowers.

  • Seoul American wins Far East football championship

    Nov 11, 2008

    YONGSAN GARRISON, Republic of Korea Aca,!" Seoul American High School Falcons celebrated a big win over the Kadena Panthers Saturday to take the Department of Defense Dependent School Class AA Championship title 22-21.

  • DLIFLC students attend Korea University

    Nov 8, 2008

    Five DLIFLC students go to Korea for immersion training.

  • Mixon shares historical rug with 25th ID museum

    Nov 7, 2008

    Lt. Gen. Benjamin R. Mixon, commander, U.S. Army, Pacific, presents a rug, a large piece of history, to the Tropic Lightning Museum on Schofield Barracks, Hawaii. The rug was given to Mixon during his Operation Iraqi Freedom deployment as the commander of the 25th Infantry Division.

  • Young Presidents tour Army facilities

    Nov 7, 2008

    Members of Hawaii's Young Presidents' Organization, highly influential business leaders in the international and local community, are given a tour of U.S. Army facilities in Hawaii, courtesy of USARPAC and the 25th ID CAB, in order for them to gain a better understanding of Army operations.

  • Making friends during ROK-U.S. Family-to-Family friendship day

    Nov 7, 2008

    Exchanging Korean and American cultures was the theme of the first-ever Korean and American Family-to-Family Friendship Day at Buyong Elementary School, Gaeksari, South Korea on Nov. 1.

  • Dance your way to health with Zumba

    Nov 6, 2008

    SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii Aca,!" More than 20 women shook their hips and showed off their dance moves at the weekly Zumba exercise class at the Health & Fitness Center here, Nov. 5. An intricate array of music rang out as instructor Madalene Aponte led the group through a variety of global dances.

  • Assistant Secretary shares sustainability vision

    Nov 6, 2008

    SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii Aca,!" The Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army Office for Environment, Safety and Occupational Health visited Hawaii, Oct. 26-31. Tad Davis, a man passionate about the Army, its people and the environment, spent the week meeting with military and community leaders to share and continue the efforts underway in Hawaii to keep people safe.

  • Nov. 11 celebrates service, sacrifices of past 90 years

    Nov 6, 2008

    Ninety years ago on Nov. 11, 1918, at 11 a.m. on the 11th day of the 11th month Aca,!" the guns fell silent over the bloody battlefields of Europe after four years of slaughter, ending World War I.

  • Daddy's girl

    Nov 6, 2008

    SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii Aca,!" Maj. Don Ollar, 84th Engineer Battalion, dances with 5-year-old daughter, Shelby, at the second annual Armed Services YMCA Father-Daughter Ball, Saturday. More than 250 family members danced the night away at the Nehelani Ballroom, creating memories for Soldiers and their daughters.

  • Blue Star Card helps make deployment bearable

    Nov 6, 2008

    SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii Aca,!" ItAca,!a,,cs the last week of the month, and for many Army spouses, itAca,!a,,cs time to celebrate. Another month of deployment is completed, and Darlene Marshall, Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation (FMWR), Blue Star Card Program coordinator, warmly greets spouses as they arrive at the Nehelani Club for the Aca,!A"Big R: Countdown to Redeployment Party.Aca,!A?

  • AFC a strong commitment to Soldiers and families

    Nov 6, 2008

    FORT SHAFTER, Hawaii Aca,!" One year ago, Gen. Richard Cody, then Army Vice Chief of Staff, signed the Army Family Covenant here in Hawaii, pledging a stronger commitment to Army families.

  • ACS continues efforts to aid family members with new hires

    Nov 6, 2008

    SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii Aca,!" With the signing of the Army Family Covenant (AFC) last November, Soldiers and family members have seen increased benefits and programs over the past year.

  • Army selects Yongsan as 2009 ACOE finalist

    Nov 5, 2008

    YONGSAN GARRISON, Republic of Korea Aca,!" Army officials announced top contenders in a competition to recognize excellence in installation management last month. U.S. Army Garrison-Yongsan is one of seven finalists in the 2009 Army Communities of Excellence competition.

  • Garrison wishes BOSS 'Happy Birthday'

    Nov 5, 2008

    YONGSAN GARRISON, Republic of Korea Aca,!" Soldiers recently celebrated the 19th anniversary of an Army program designed to make life better for single and unaccompanied troops.

  • Wounded warrior receives Purple Heart

    Nov 4, 2008

    SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii Aca,!" A member of the 1st Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment received a Purple Heart at a ceremony here, Oct. 24. Sgt. Mark Yarbrough received the award for wounds he sustained when an improvised explosive device (IED) exploded near his vehicle while on patrol in Abu Ghraib, Iraq, June 17.

  • Country star entertains at Tropics

    Nov 4, 2008

    SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii Aca,!" Many entertainers use to playing at large music festivals of thousands and opening for country legends such as Tracy Lawrence, George Jones and Tim McGraw, might balk at performing for an intimate crowd of Soldiers.

  • Neighbors from beyond: Military personnel share ghostly encounters from Hawaii's installations

    Nov 3, 2008

    SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii Aca,!" Do you ever get that feeling that someone is following you' Or you see something from the corner of your eye, turn, and it is gone' Many equate this to an overactive imagination, but can imagination make those tiny hairs on the back of your neck stand up'

  • Army veteran puts long-drive energy into FMWR youth sports programs

    Oct 31, 2008

    The second-placer finisher in the 2008 Military Long Drive Championship wishes more kids would get involved with the Army Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation Command's Child, Youth and School Services Sports and Fitness programs.

  • Veteran's book tells of days as POW

    Oct 30, 2008

    William Abbott fought with 31st Infantry Regiment when he was taken as a prisoner of war in 1950 by the Chinese during the Battle of Chosin Reservoir in North Korea.

  • Senior Army leader visits Korea

    Oct 26, 2008

    YONGSAN GARRISON, Republic of Korea Aca,!" The senior Army official responsible for installations and the environment is in Korea on a fact finding mission Oct. 18-22.

  • Engineers uncase colors in Hawaii

    Oct 24, 2008

    The 130th Engineer Brigade offically uncased their colors during a ceremony at Schofield Barracks Oct. 23. The ceremony formally completed the brigade's move from Germany to Hawaii.

  • Soldiers conduct bilateral training with Japanese allies

    Oct 24, 2008

    In its continuing dedication to supporting Pacific CommandAca,!a,,cs areas of responsibilities, I Corps and Fort Lewis played host Oct. 8-19 to the Japan Ground Self-Defense ForceAca,!a,,cs 22nd Regiment for two weeks of bilateral training.

  • 2nd Infantry Division celebrates 91 years

    Oct 24, 2008

    The 2nd Infantry Division celebrated its 91st birthday Oct. 24 at Camp Red Cloud, Korea.

  • Warriors work together for WPI

    Oct 23, 2008

    During the War Path I exercise at Camp Casey, 210th Fires Brigade's Thunder Inn Dining Facility Soldiers received reinforcement from Headquarters and Headquarters Support Company, Division Special Troops Battalion's Kimbourne Dining Facility at Camp Red Cloud.

  • Spouses join Soldiers for predeployment briefing

    Oct 23, 2008

    SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii Aca,!" More than 600 Soldiers and family members became better prepared for their upcoming deployment at a deployment briefing and exposition, Oct. 17, at the Nehelani.

  • Military ohana enjoy ghostly experience

    Oct 23, 2008

    HONOLULU Aca,!" While children gather under blankets, flashlights held sternly under their chin, telling tales of ghosts and goblins, a small crowd enjoyed a more adult version of ghost telling here, Oct. 18.

  • MASCAL tests readiness of Area 1 medics

    Oct 22, 2008

    Area 1 Soldiers and Civilians participated in an Adaptive Focus Antiterrorism Exercise along with Service members from United States Forces Korea and civilian Fire Emergency Services Response units Oct. 15-16.

  • Moore welcomed as newest Hawaii CASA

    Oct 16, 2008

    HILO, Hawaii Aca,!" On behalf of Secretary of the Army Pete Geren, Lt. Gen. Benjamin Mixon, commanding general, U.S. Army-Pacific (USARPAC), swore in Hawaii island native William Moore as a Civilian Aide to the Secretary of the Army (CASA), recently.

  • Hope hangs on Clothesline Project

    Oct 16, 2008

    SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii Aca,!" In commemoration of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the Clothesline Project for U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii kicked off at the Main Post Exchange, Oct. 1.

  • Korean group donates millions to Fall Festival

    Oct 15, 2008

    YONGSAN GARRISON, Republic of Korea Aca,!" A local private organization donated 50 million Korean Won, about $36,000, Oct. 8 to directly support the 2008 Yongsan Fall Festival.

  • Koreans, Americans celebrate 2008 Yongsan Fall Festival

    Oct 15, 2008

    YONGSAN GARRISON, Republic of Korea Aca,!" Blue skies, crisp autumn temperatures and a community ready to celebrate combined Saturday to create the biggest event of the year. Yongsan hosted nearly 5,000 visitors to the 2008 Yongsan Fall Festival Oct. 11.

  • Fisher House provides home away from home

    Oct 9, 2008

    HONOLULU Aca,!" The Pacific Ocean created a breathtaking backdrop for the annual FounderAca,!a,,cs Day at the Fisher House here, Sept. 26. Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps (JROTC) cadets from Punahou High School kicked off the day with the presentation of colors as the National Anthem rang softly in the background. Chaplain (Capt.) Tim Wilson, Tripler Army Medical Center (TAMC), then led the crowd in prayer.

  • All PTA law enforcement officers get expert marksmen

    Oct 9, 2008

    POHAKULOA TRAINING AREA, Hawaii Aca,!" No matter where you go, society requires the protection of a police force. This fact is true even in a remote location like Pohakuloa Training Area (PTA), where it takes a force to secure this Army installation, day and night, rain or shine, weekends and holidays.

  • Tripler Army Medical Center Humanitarian Mission

    Oct 9, 2008

    One article, 3 photos As part of a humanitarian outreach program and the Pacific CommandAca,!a,,cs (PACOM) mission to strengthen relationships and set conditions for regional security and prosperity, Tripler Army Medical Center sent specialized surgical teams to three Southeast Asia countries this year. The Department of Defense has a large number of humanitarian programs ongoing worldwide ranging from medical missions to fresh water projects to building schools.

  • Tripler Army Medical Center Ear, Nose, Throat Docs

    Oct 9, 2008

    One article and two images. As part of a humanitarian outreach program, Tripler Army Medical Center sent specialized surgical teams to three Southeast Asia countries this year. Tripler Army Medical Center is the Department of DefenseAca,!a,,cs tertiary referral medical center for Asia and the Pacific. The missions were part of the Pacific CommandAca,!a,,cs (PACOM) mission to strengthen relationships and set conditions for regional security and prosperity.

  • EUSA band performs in two cultural festivals

    Oct 7, 2008

  • Korean Armed Forces Commemoration

    Oct 6, 2008

  • 'Prevent Home Fires' theme for annual fire prevention observance

    Oct 6, 2008

    YONGSAN GARRISON, Republic of Korea - Fire Prevention Week 2008 begins and ends at home. That's the message Yongsan fire prevention experts want to get out to the community.

  • Yongsan 'kicks off' CFC-Overseas season

    Oct 6, 2008

    YONGSAN GARRISON, Republic of Korea - U.S. Army Garrison-Yongsan Commander Col. Dave Hall launched the fund drive season by kicking a "CFC football" to a team of unit coordinators during halftime at a Seoul American High School varsity football game.

  • "Backbone" of Joint Logistical Operation - Army NCOs

    Sep 29, 2008

    Soldiers, NCOs and Officers from the 8th Theater Sustainment Command (TSC) headquarters led Joint Logistics Over The Shore (JLOTS) 2008, Exercise Pacific Strike, June 1 to Aug. 1. Soldiers from the 45th Sustainment Brigade, 8th TSC, and the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division loaded their equipment for transport on the USNS Pililaau. The Pililaau brought the equipment to Camp Pendleton where it would be downloaded in-stream to the beaches of Camp Pendleton, where later all of it would be driven to Fort Irwin, Calif., for a mission rehearsal exercise prior to their deployments to Afghanistan and Iraq.

  • Final Board Preparations

    Sep 29, 2008

    Spc. Eric Kocourek, Eighth Army Soldier of the Year, prepares for his board appearance Sept. 29 during the 2008 Department of the Army NCO/Soldier of the Year Competition at Fort Lee, Va.

  • Soldier's ohana in Hawaii makes return memorable

    Sep 29, 2008

    HONOLULU Aca,!" When Sgt. Nathan Rolens packed for his return to Honolulu last week, one item Aca,!" a pea-sized pebble Aca,!" took priority. In fact, the pebble was so special, Rolens decided to carry it on the flight with him.

  • Heating things up at the FRG chili cook-off

    Sep 29, 2008

    SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii Aca,!" Family readiness groups (FRGs) from across the 25th Infantry Division put their cooking skills to the test, Sept. 19, at the Tropics, here, as part of Family and Morale, Welfare and RecreationAca,!a,,cs (FMWR) Chili Cook-Off.

  • 4-7 Cavalry fires mortars

    Sep 24, 2008

    Booms echoed across training ground Rooster 8 as Soldiers from 4th Squadron, 7th Cavalry Regiment fire 120mm mortars from the backs of modified M113 Armored Personnel Carriers, marking the end of Slashing Sabers Sept. 18.

  • 4-2 AVN, 51st ROK conduct chemical training

    Sep 24, 2008

    Soldiers with 4th Battalion, 2d CAB and the Republic of Korea's 51st Chemical Platoon participated in decontamination training at Black Cat Ramp, Sept. 12.

  • 2-9 Tankers thunder through training

    Sep 24, 2008

    These days it is hard to gain that kind of experience outside the battlefield unless Soldiers train at the Close Combat Tactical Trainer center, which is exactly what the 2nd Battalion, 9th Infantry Regiment did Sept. 19 at Camp Hovey.

  • Going over the wall

    Sep 23, 2008

    SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii Aca,!" Members of the Army's Special Response Team (SRT) navigate an eight-foot wall during the Army sponsored SWAT team competition, Sept. 16. Teams from Schofield Barracks, Tripler Army Medical Center, Maui and Marine Corps Base Kaneohe competed here for top bragging rights in Hawaii Sept. 16-18.

  • Conference inspires 8th TSC leaders

    Sep 23, 2008

    KANEOHE BAY, Hawaii Aca,!" Commanders and senior leaders from around the Pacific region flocked to the 2nd Annual 8th Theater Sustainment Command (TSC) Commanders Conference at the Officers Club on Marine Corps Base Hawaii, Kaneohe Bay, Sept. 11-13.

  • Volunteers across the country to 'dig in' for National Public Lands Day

    Sep 23, 2008

    KAHANAHAIKI, Hawaii Aca,!" Volunteers and Army staff will roll up their sleeves, Sept. 27, as they join the nation in honoring National Public Lands Day.

  • 45th Sustainment Brigade trains up for deployment

    Sep 23, 2008

    SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii Aca,!" American Soldiers surrounded the building and rushed in to secure it as men with faces partially obscured by turbans taunted the Soldiers.

  • Hawaii witnesses demonstration of 'instant' causeway

    Sep 23, 2008

    WAIPAHU PENINSULA, Hawaii Aca,!" Military and community members gathered here to witness the first official demonstration of the Lightweight Modular Causeway System (LMCS), Sept. 15.

  • Military kids rock on

    Sep 23, 2008

    SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii Aca,!" The rhythmic motion of 11 heads nodding to the beat of a semitogether version of the Boys Like GirlsAca,!a,,c tune Aca,!A"ThunderAca,!A? introduced passersby to the newest craze to hit the installation here.

  • Icon of Photography: Yu spends 50 years documenting Soldiers

    Sep 22, 2008

    The 71-year-old photographer, Yu, Hu Son, has followed 2nd Infantry Division Soldiers throughout the Korean peninsula for more than 50 years.

  • 1st BSTB learns NBC during Spartan Stakes

    Sep 22, 2008

    Chemical and biological attacks are a threat to a Soldier's life. To help mitigate this threat, Soldiers from 1st Brigade Special Troops Battalion conducted training on Nuclear Biological and Chemical tasks Aug. 12-22 at Camp Hovey.

  • FA Soldiers take 'challenge' at Hovey

    Sep 22, 2008

    Officers and senior non-commissioned officers from 1st Battalion, 15th Field Artillery Regiment, 2-9 Infantry and 302nd Brigade Support Battalion underwent common field artillery and Soldier training tasks Sept. 4 at Camp Hovey.

  • USAG-Yongsan honors Korean War veterans

    Sep 19, 2008

    BUPYEONG, Republic of Korea - U.S. Army Garrison-Yongsan officials joined Korean War veterans in Incheon Sept. 18 to commemorate the 58th anniversary of the Incheon Landing, a key victory to liberate Seoul in 1950.

  • Korean, U.S. kindergarten students share cultural exchange

    Sep 17, 2008

    YONGSAN GARRISON, Republic of Korea Aca,!" Korean kindergarten students from Yusung Kindergarten in Itaewon visited Seoul American Elementary School Sept. 11 as part of a Good Neighbor Program cultural exchange.

  • 'No Soldier Stands Alone': Suicide prevention theme emphasizes Army Family working togethe

    Sep 17, 2008

    YONGSAN GARRISON, Republic of Korea Aca,!" Aca,!A"Shoulder-to-Shoulder: No Soldier Stands Alone.Aca,!A? The theme of last weekAca,!a,,cs National Suicide Prevention Week emphasizes the Army Family working together on suicide prevention, and Yongsan experts want community members to know itAca,!a,,cs a sign of strength to ask for help.

  • Paralegal Soldiers Aca,!A"judgedAca,!A? in USARPAC competition

    Sep 16, 2008

    SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii (September 12, 2008) Aca,!"After an uninterrupted Army Physical Fitness Test, a 100 meter swim, a pull-up contest, a correspondence memorandum review and a 3-to-5 mile urban orienteering contest, most would be ready for a break, but at the U.S. Army, Pacific first annual Paralegal Challenge, the 12 competitors were met with a final mental challenge - an Article 15 Review. And that was day one.

  • 129th Medical Detachment (Veterinary Medicine)

    Sep 16, 2008

    The 129th Medical Detachment (Veterinary Medicine,) U.S. Army Yongsan Garrison, South Korea, is a self-contained and deployable veterinary animal treatment facility. It is one of only three mobile veterinary clinics in the U.S. Army regularly conducting field exercises.

  • 8th TSC recognizes Volunteer of the Year

    Sep 15, 2008

    ALIAMANU MILITARY RESERVATION, Hawaii Aca,!" The military community is full of volunteers Aca,!" military, civilian and family members, who go above and beyond their duties everyday as an effort to enrich the quality of life for everyone.

  • Mosaic tile: Blue Star Card holders become artists at the Arts & Crafts Center

    Sep 15, 2008

    SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii Aca,!" Army family member Catherine Florang sat at a long table with other military spouses, carefully placing small pieces of broken tile on a wood board at the Schofield Barracks Arts & Crafts Center, Aug. 23. She reminisced about the day spent with her husband, Pvt. Robert Florang, 2nd Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment, prior to his deployment to Iraq.

  • CSA inspires Hawaii recruiters

    Sep 12, 2008

    PEARL CITY, Hawaii Aca,!" Hawaii recruiters met the ArmyAca,!a,,cs senior officer recently when Gen. George Casey, Army Chief of Staff, stopped in for a visit to the Pearlridge Recruiting Station, Sept. 4.

  • JVEF honors Wheeler's contribution

    Sep 8, 2008

    WAIKIKI, Hawaii Aca,!" More than 300 educators, volunteers and family members gathered to celebrate military participation in schools at the Hale Koa, Aug. 29, for the annual Joint Venture Education Forum (JVEF) meeting.

  • USFK Commander pays official visit to Yongsan

    Sep 7, 2008

    YONGSAN GARRISON, Republic of Korea - U.S. Forces Korea Commander Gen. Walter Sharp paid an official visit to the U.S. Army Garrison-Yongsan community Friday, Sept. 5 speaking with residents and touring renovated family housing.

  • U.S., Korea strengthen air defense readiness

    Sep 5, 2008

    SEOUL, South Korea- Soldiers of the 94th Army Air and Missile Defense Command, based out of Fort Shafter, trained with U.S. and Republic of Korea Combined Forces air defense during the Ulchi Freedom Guardian Exercise here Aug. 18-22.

  • CSA inspires Hawaii recruiters

    Sep 5, 2008

    PEARL CITY, Hawaii Aca,!" Hawaii recruiters met the ArmyAca,!a,,cs senior officer recently when Gen. George Casey, Army Chief of Staff, stopped in for a visit to the Pearlridge Recruiting Station, Sept. 4.

  • Yongsan Lanes earns Army management award

    Sep 5, 2008

    YONGSAN GARRISON, Republic of Korea - Bringing a mechanical bull into the bowling alley wasn't exactly a new idea for Robert Victorine. He just needed an excuse to do it. It's another example of how Yongsan Lanes tries to offer myriad programs and activities for serious and recreational bowlers, and those just looking for something different to do.

  • Country bowling night at Yongsan brings a lot of 'bull'

    Sep 5, 2008

    YONGSAN GARRISON, Republic of Korea - Kristina Bean, 12, spent most of the summer riding horses while on vacation in the United States. Coming back to Yongsan, she graduated to bulls - mechnical, that is. She was one of dozens of country fans who participated in Yongsan Lanes Country Night that culminated weeklong activities as part of National Bowling Week.

  • COE Humanitarian Workshop

    Sep 4, 2008

    CAMP ZAMA, JAPAN Aca,!" More than 30 U.S. Servicemembers from around the Pacific Rim attended a five-day training workshop that focused on military assistance to civilian-led humanitarian assistance and disaster responses here on Aug. 25 Aca,!" 29. The Hawaii-based Center for Excellence in Disaster Management & Humanitarian Assistance administered the Combined Humanitarian Assistance Response Training, which focused on a wide variety of topics such as refugee assistance, food and water distribution, and public health considerations.

  • 129th Medical Detachment, South Korea

    Sep 4, 2008

    Maj. Michelle Franklin, commander of the 129th Veterinary Medicine Medical Detachment, and 1st Lt. Park, Sung-gu, a veterinarian with the 1st Republic of Korea Military Working Dog Center, operate on Kase, a 5-year-old German shepherd while Pvt. 1st Class Jo, Sung-ha, 1st ROK MWDC records the operation for training purposes at the ROK MWDC. The 129th Veterinary Medicine Medical Detachment, a self-contained and deployable veterinary animal treatment facility, deployed to the ROK MWDC, Chuncheon, South Korea, Aug. 23 - 31 to conduct combined veterinarian-care operations.

  • Couples strengthen communication skills at retreat

    Sep 2, 2008

    LAIE, Hawaii Aca,!" They came from across the 9th Mission Support Command (MSC) prepared to strengthen their marriages and repair strained relationships brought on by the stress and uncertainty of separation and deployment to a war zone.

  • Gunning for Gold

    Sep 2, 2008

    Olympics wrap up; Fort Riley covenant signing.

  • Deployed civilians aid Soldiers in global war on terror

    Sep 2, 2008

    SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii Aca,!" Lost in the mass of Army Combat Uniform-clothed Soldiers downrange, one can also find Department of Defense (DoD) civilians deployed right alongside those Soldiers.

  • Speaker shares survival story

    Sep 2, 2008

    SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii Aca,!" With Nov. 3 just around the corner, when Americans Aca,!" men and women Aca,!" will turn out in multitudes to elect the 44th President of the United States, it seems fitting that this yearAca,!a,,cs WomenAca,!a,,cs Equality Day theme was Aca,!A"Celebrating WomenAca,!a,,cs Right to Vote.Aca,!A?

  • Wheeler school earns JVEF award

    Sep 2, 2008

    WHEELER ARMY AIRFIELD, Hawaii Aca,!" The 2008 Joint Venture in Education Forum (JVEF) Norbert Commendation Award was bestowed on Wheeler Middle School, the first middle school to earn this honor.

  • Hawaii school funds depend on survey cards

    Sep 2, 2008

    SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii Aca,!" Students will bring home a federal survey card for parents to complete Sept. 1; these cards need to be returned to schools Sept. 2.

  • National award recognizes Army-Hawaii's own

    Sep 2, 2008

    FORT SHAFTER, Hawaii Aca,!" Since graduating college and taking her first civil service job in 1967, Vanita Rae Smith has had one goal.

  • Rainbow jumpers: Youth hone basketball skills at UH-sponsored clinic

    Sep 2, 2008

    SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii Aca,!" Hundreds of sneakers squeaked across the polished hardwood floor at Martinez Gym as children learned fundamentals from members of the University of Hawaii MenAca,!a,,cs Basketball Team, Aug. 18-21.

  • Shocking experience

    Sep 2, 2008

    SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii Aca,!" Sgt. Aaron Knight, Personal Security Detachment, Headquarters Company, 25th Inf. Div., Aca,!A"experiencesAca,!A? the latest in nonlethal incapacitating technology as part of division training on the Taser X26E, a device that will be available to select Soldiers downrange.

  • Local flavors spice up the commissary

    Sep 2, 2008

    WAIKIKI, Hawaii Aca,!" The smell of fresh 100-percent Kona coffee permeated the Mauna Kea Ballroom at the Hawaii Prince Hotel here, Aug. 21, for the 11th Annual American Logistics Association Hawaii Food Show.

  • "Together Each Achieves More"

    Sep 2, 2008

    Leadership from the 25th Infantry Division, along with brigades joining the division on the upcoming deployment, participated in physical, mental and ethical challenges at a two-day team building and development exercise at Young MenAca,!a,,cs Christian Association(YMCA) Camp H.R. Erdman at Mokuleia Aug. 30- 31st.

  • ROTC cadet receives Nainoa Hoe scholarship

    Sep 2, 2008

    Alexander L. Ladeira, a Reserve OfficerAca,!a,,cs Training Corps cadet received a $1000 scholarship from the Nainoa Hoe Scholarship of Honor from Waimanalo businessman Ohelo Kaopio, a key contributor to the memorial scholarship, at the 1st Lt. Nainoa K. Hoe Battle Command Training Center Aug. 28.

  • Child Development Center makes reading fun for keiki

    Aug 29, 2008

    SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii Aca,!" Before TV, computers and video games, families around the world read as a primary leisure activity. People would spend hours reading books and travel to far away lands solely in their minds.

  • PAMSXXII

    Aug 29, 2008

    Lt. Gen. Benjamin R. Mixon, commanding general, United States Army, Pacific, passes the Pacific Armies Management Seminar colors to Japanese Maj. Gen. Misakazu Kakegawa as co-host for next yearAca,!a,,cs PAMS during the closing ceremony in Jakarta Aug. 29.

  • PAMSXXXII

    Aug 29, 2008

    Japanese Maj. Gen. Misakazu Kakegawa accepts the Pacific Armies Management Seminar colors as co-host for next yearAca,!a,,cs seminar during the closing ceremony in Jakarta Aug. 29.

  • PAMSXXXII

    Aug 29, 2008

    Members of the Indonesian 7th Cavalry Battalion demonstrate martial art skills by jumping through a ring of fire for participants in this yearAca,!a,,cs Pacific Armies Management Seminar in Jakarta Aug. 28. PAMS is the U.S. ArmyAca,!a,,cs largest Asia-Pacific theater security cooperation program event.

  • PAMS XXXII - Pacific Armies managment Seminar

    Aug 29, 2008

    Delegates listen to a briefing by Malaysian Maj. Gen. Martial DatoAca,!a,,c Zulkipk bin HJ. Kassim on Aca,!A"Transitioning from conflict to post-conflict coalition operationsAca,!A? during Pacific Armies Management Seminar XXXII in Jakarta Aug. 27. Photo by U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Jason Shepherd, United States Army Pacific

  • PAMSXXXII_final_closing

    Aug 29, 2008

    JAKARTA- Senior leaders and security officers from 30 countries converged here Aug. 25-29 with the goal of sharing experiences, fostering partnerships and furthering multi-lateral cooperation in the Pacific region during this yearAca,!a,,cs Pacific Army Management Seminar. PAMS is the U.S. ArmyAca,!a,,cs largest Asia-Pacific theater security cooperation program event. It is a multinational military seminar that provides a forum for senior-level officers from the Asia PacificAca,!a,,cs regional ground forces in U.S. Army, PacificAca,!a,,cs area of responsibility to exchange views and ideas.

  • PAMS XXXII - Pacific Armies managment Seminar

    Aug 28, 2008

    Delegates listen to a briefing by Malaysian Maj. Gen. Martial Dato' Zulkipk bin HJ. Kassim on "Transitioning from conflict to post-conflict coalition operations" during Pacific Armies Management Seminar XXXII in Jakarta Aug. 27. Photo by U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Jason Shepherd, United States Army Pacific

  • PAMS XXXII - Pacific Armies managment Seminar

    Aug 28, 2008

  • PAMS XXXII - Pacific Armies managment Seminar

    Aug 28, 2008

  • PAMS XXXII - Pacific Armies managment Seminar

    Aug 28, 2008

    PAMS XXXII - Pacific Armies managment Seminar

  • Garrison holds appreciation day for Korean policemen

    Aug 28, 2008

    YONGSAN GARRISON, Republic of Korea - Garrison officials held Korean National Police Appreciation Day Aug. 25, treating 86 KNP officers to a tour of the installation and other activities to thank them for their Good Neighbor partnership.

  • PAMS XXXII - Pacific Armies managment Seminar photos

    Aug 27, 2008

    JAKARTA- Senior Army and security officials from 30 nations gathered for the Pacific Armies Management Seminar (PAMS) XXXII. PAMS is the U.S. Army's largest Asia-Pacific theater security cooperation program event. It is a multinational military seminar that provides a forum for senior-level officers from the Asia Pacific's regional ground forces in U.S. Army, Pacific's area of responsibility to exchange views and ideas. This year's main theme is "Critical Land/Security Forces' Challenges."

  • Larger cafeteria improves school lunch breaks

    Aug 27, 2008

    YONGSAN GARRISON, Republic of Korea - Space, or lack of, is always an issue on Yongsan Garrison, but not any more at the school cafeteria. A summer-long project to expand the size of the cafeteria means middle school students won't have to compete for a seat and they can have lunch at a more normal time. The project added 150 seats to the previous 350 capacity.

  • Army Trial Defense Service protects Soldiers

    Aug 27, 2008

    Army Trial Defense Service protects Soldiers - Double Jeopardy isn't just the second round of a television game show. It also deals with how people are protected from repeated prosecution and punishment for the same crime.

  • 2nd CAB pledges neighborly flights

    Aug 27, 2008

    The commander of the 2nd Combat Aviation Brigade hosted a town hall meeting to discuss issues concerning the community of Pyongtaek July 11.

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