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Vietnam veterans to be honored Memorial Day

Vietnam veterans to be honored Memorial Day

In commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War, a special collaborative Memorial Day Ceremony will be held at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific at Punchbowl, or Pūowaina in Hawaiian.

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’13 Reasons Why’ makes for a teachable moment

’13 Reasons Why’ makes for a teachable moment

The Netflix original miniseries “13 Reasons Why,” which is rated “MA” for mature audiences, is getting a lot of attention in the media.

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Schofield library named for Medal of Honor recipient

Schofield library named for Medal of Honor recipient

Not everyone can maintain composure when the aircraft he’s in starts to lose control. But that’s just what this Medal of Honor recipient did, despite being severely wounded while it was happening.

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D.C. memorial to honor Native American veterans

D.C. memorial to honor Native American veterans

A memorial to Native American veterans will be erected on the outside grounds of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian.

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SFC lets the ‘Golden Rule’ be his guide to moral dilemmas

SFC lets the ‘Golden Rule’ be his guide to moral dilemmas

Morality is a highly subjective concept that has its roots in a variety of sources.

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Act by May 23 – new incentives bundled into retention bonus program

Act by May 23 – new incentives bundled into retention bonus program

Active duty Soldiers have a few days for a decision window – until May 23 – to apply for the Selective Retention Bonus Program, which has some new sweeteners added as a way to entice those now on active duty to continue serving.

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25th ID lists recent courts-martial

25th ID lists recent courts-martial

Three personnel were discharged at recent courts-martial.

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Leadership involves thinking outside the box

Leadership involves thinking outside the box

Often times we are asked what is a leader? What sets you apart from everyone else? What motivates you to do better? There are numerous answers to these questions, but only one truly defines an individual as a leader.

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Recent Community Articles

HCC students visit USAG-HI DES Fire Division

HCC students visit USAG-HI DES Fire Division

The USAG-HI DES Fire Division was established more than a dozen years ago.

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Families with special education students find PCS help

Families with special education students find PCS help

Hand-carrying hard copies of your child’s educational records, to include IEPs and 504 plans, will contribute greatly to the successful transitioning of your child.

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Anyone can ‘sew a lei’ for Memorial Day

Anyone can ‘sew a lei’ for Memorial Day

Every year leading up to Memorial Day, the Department of Parks and Recreation, City and County of Honolulu, and the Department of Education sponsors the “Sew a Lei” project.

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ACS offers tips to keep babies safe during bath, sleep time

ACS offers tips to keep babies safe during bath, sleep time

Two aspects in particular – putting baby to sleep and giving baby a bath – may seem easy enough, but they can be time consuming and need to be done properly to keep baby safe.

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Exhibit recounts Word War II liberation

Exhibit recounts Word War II liberation

“Unlikely Liberators” is on display at the Sgt. Yano Library until May 31.

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120-Mile overnight relay offers USARPAC test

120-Mile overnight relay offers USARPAC test

As if the challenges in managing the logistics for the entire U.S. Army in the Indo-Asia Pacific region weren’t enough, a group of leaders from the 8th Theater Sustainment Command challenged themselves physically by conquering a 120-mile overnight course across rugged trails of Oahu’s North Shore, April 21-22.

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The Meat and Potatoes of Life: It’s time to offer 5 reasons why I’d never win ‘Survivor’

The Meat and Potatoes of Life: It’s time to offer 5 reasons why I’d never win ‘Survivor’

During commercials, we fantasize about winning the $1 million prize and never emptying our own dishwasher again.

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Footsteps in Faith: Seek to listen before responding

Footsteps in Faith: Seek to listen before responding

So, here’s a little test to take: Next time you have a conversation with someone or hear a report or read a few blurbs from the latest social media site, ask yourself what’s being communicated?

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Recent Health Articles

TAMC shares inspiration for women’s health

TAMC shares inspiration for women’s health

Women’s health is the Tripler Army Medical Center message during the month of May.

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Health officials encourage sun protection

Health officials encourage sun protection

  Lt. Col. Sunghun Cho, Chief of Dermatology Services, Tripler Army Medical Center HONOLULU — May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month and Tripler Army Medical Center wants to ensure that you are protecting yourself. Skin cancers are the most common types of cancers. One in five Americans will develop some form of skin cancer during […]

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Recent Online Exclusives

Army Reserve celebrates 109 years of service

Army Reserve celebrates 109 years of service

FORT SHAFTER FLATS — Soldiers and civilians across Oahu celebrated the 109th United States Army Reserve Birthday at the 9th Mission Support Command Assembly Hall on April 20.

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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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MWR Briefs

MWR Briefs

Events and programs from Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation.

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Movies at Sgt. Smith Theater

Movies at Sgt. Smith Theater

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Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Upcoming events and programs of interest.

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Traffic & Outages

Traffic & Outages

Advisories from Army and Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) sources. Provides traffic, construction and 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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