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.
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.
An effort to streamline planning and conducting Army training recently received an important boost.
The Pacific Region of the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command’s Best Warrior Competition took place March 26-29, and the winners are preparing to face off in the command-level event, May 8-12, in Colorado Springs.
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.
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.
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.
The 2017 Child Abuse Prevention Month parade on March 29 was off to a euphonic start.
It hasn’t been easy, but we realize that our transition is not complete. We are still cultivating our future.
As the 8 mm reel of my memories slows to a film-flapping stop, I realize that the meaning of a holiday is not in the traditions, but the principals observed.
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.
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.