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Residents encouraged to complete IPC survey

Residents encouraged to complete IPC survey

A few weeks ago, more than 7,200 Island Palm Communities families were emailed the annual resident survey asking them for candid feedback about their experience with our housing partner.

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Tax Center clients get $31M in refunds

Tax Center clients get $31M in refunds

The Schofield Barracks Tax Center staff held an awards ceremony at the Sgt. Smith Theater to officially mark the closing of the center this year and recognize its personnel, April 21.

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8th MP ‘Warfighters’ receive 2016 Farley Awards

8th MP ‘Warfighters’ receive 2016 Farley Awards

Two companies within the 728th Military Police Battalion, “Warfighters,”8th MP Brigade, 8th Theater Sustainment Command, each received the Fiscal Year 2016 Command Sgt. Maj. Mark Farley Award, April 11, recognizing them as the best MP units in the Pacific, here.

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8th MP’s ‘Centurions’ strengthen multinational partnerships during Shanti Prayas III

8th MP’s ‘Centurions’ strengthen multinational partnerships during Shanti Prayas III

Military police from the 57th Military Police Company “Centurions,” 728th MP Battalion, 8th MP Brigade, 8th Theater Sustainment Command, participated in the 2017 Multinational Peacekeeping Exercise Shanti Prayas III at the Birendra Peace Operations Training Center in Nepal.

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Commandant reviews state of the ADA Corps

Commandant reviews state of the ADA Corps

The Sea Dragons of the 94th Army Air and Missile Defense Command hosted Brig. Gen. Randall McIntire, commandant, and Command Sgt. Maj. Finis Dodson, command sergeant major for the U.S. Army Air Defense Artillery School, here, at their headquarters, April 4.

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Key Resolve builds stronger, more integrated relationships

Key Resolve builds stronger, more integrated relationships

599th Transportation Brigade personnel manned the Combined Seaport Coordination Center (CSCC) in Busan, South Korea, and the Japan Seaport Coordination Center (JSCC) at Yokohama North Dock, Japan, during Exercise Key Resolve 2017 (KR17) from March 13-23.

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8th MP ‘Warfighters’ receive 2016 Farley Awards

8th MP ‘Warfighters’ receive 2016 Farley Awards

SCHOFIELD BARRACKS — Two companies within the 728th Military Police Battalion, “Warfighters,”8th MP Brigade, 8th Theater Sustainment Command, each received the Fiscal Year 2016 Command Sgt. Maj. Mark Farley Award, April 11, recognizing them as the best MP units in the Pacific, here.

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DoD approves $70 million grant for Solomon Elementary

DoD approves $70 million grant for Solomon Elementary

The Department of Defense’s Office of Economic Adjustment has approved approximately $70 million in grant funding to the Hawaii Department of Education for the rebuilding of Solomon Elementary School.

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Recent Community Articles

Art contest raises awareness of child abuse

Art contest raises awareness of child abuse

This month, the Army Community Service Family Advocacy Program hosted a Youth Art Contest in honor of Child Abuse Prevention Month.

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Upcoming commissary case lot sales offer oversized savings

Upcoming commissary case lot sales offer oversized savings

Schofield Commissary’s Case Lot Sale will be held Thursday through Sunday, May 4-7.

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Military culture, experiences breeds curiosity in military kids

Military culture, experiences breeds curiosity in military kids

I could tell that Lilly’s head was spinning with questions.

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USAHC-SB observes Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month

USAHC-SB observes Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month

April is Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month, a month to recognize and bring attention to putting an end to, and reporting, sexual harassment and assault.

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2IBCT engineers teach, mentor and showcase equipment during STEM

2IBCT engineers teach, mentor and showcase equipment during STEM

On April 7, for the second year in a row, members of the 65th Brigade Engineer Battalion, 2nd Infantry Bde. Combat Team, 25th Inf. Division, were invited to showcase their equipment to the community.

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Schofield teen named Hawaii Military Youth of the Year

Schofield teen named Hawaii Military Youth of the Year

Xavier Garrido, an 18-year-old senior at Leilehua High School, has been named the Hawaii Military Youth of the Year by the Boys & Girls Club and will be heading to California in August to compete for the regional title.

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Recent Columns

Footsteps in Faith: How a fishing net becomes a family heirloom

Footsteps in Faith: How a fishing net becomes a family heirloom

The net has journeyed with my family on our many moves across the United States. Usually it hangs in a garden shed or garage with other tools I try not to use.

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The Meat and Potatoes of Life: You can’t rush into military transition

The Meat and Potatoes of Life: You can’t rush into military transition

It hasn’t been easy, but we realize that our transition is not complete. We are still cultivating our future.

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Recent Health Articles

All should be cautious when pushing themselves during training

All should be cautious when pushing themselves during training

You can prevent rhabdomyolysis by making sure you are properly hydrated.

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Do you know everything you should about sugar?

Do you know everything you should about sugar?

But did you know that on average, Americans consume 19.5 teaspoons of sugar per day? This is approximately 2-3 times the recommended amount!

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Recent Online Exclusives

27 Hawaii post offices to offer Tax Day late collections

27 Hawaii post offices to offer Tax Day late collections

A total of 27 Post Offices across the state will offer late collection of mail from specially marked collection boxes on federal Tax Day, Tuesday, April 18, to accommodate last-minute filers of federal tax returns.

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USARPAC liaisons share common vision for cross-domain integration

USARPAC liaisons share common vision for cross-domain integration

Twenty-four Ground Liaison Detachments (GLDs) and Reconnaissance Liaison Detachments (RLDs) from seven U.S. Air Force bases spanning from Guam and Japan to Alaska and Arizona met at Nellis AFB, Nevada for the inaugural 5th Battlefield Coordination Detachment (BCD) Ground and Reconnaissance Liaison Detachment Academics.

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Recent Calendars

MWR Briefs

MWR Briefs

Upcoming events and programs from Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation.

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Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Upcoming events and programs from Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation.

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Sgt. Smith Movies

Sgt. Smith Movies

Upcoming movies at Sgt. Smith Theater

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Traffic & Outages

Traffic & Outages

Advisories from Army and Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) sources. Provides traffic, construction and electrical/water outage information.

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News Briefs

News Briefs

Send official announcements for Soldiers and civilians employees to editor@hawaiiarmyweekly.com.

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