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Soldier overcomes disabilities to fulfill his dream

Soldier overcomes disabilities to fulfill his dream

“It has always been a dream of mine to join the Army, but until recently it was never really an option. At one point I was declared legally blind,” said Pvt. Jerall Washington.

Traffic Report: Oct. 17, 2014

Traffic Report: Oct. 17, 2014

Traffic Report lists road, construction and noise advisories received by press time from Army and Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) sources.

News Briefs: Oct. 17, 2014

News Briefs: Oct. 17, 2014

Send announcements to news@hawaiiarmyweekly.com.

7th EDD repairs Alaskan breakwaters

7th EDD repairs Alaskan breakwaters

“Performing some of these tasks at an actual depth of 122 feet below the surface is much different than simulating the same depth profiles in say, 25 or 30 feet of water, where we are normally training at Pearl Harbor.”

Recent Community Articles

Living History Day celebrates Tropic Lightning

Living History Day celebrates Tropic Lightning

Military history enthusiasts converged on the Tropic Lightning Museum for Living History Day, here, Oct. 11.

National Night Out blends safety, fun

National Night Out blends safety, fun

As afternoon faded to evening, Oct. 10, parents and children began filing into the Aliamanu Community Center, here, for National Night Out, a family-friendly event that promotes safety awareness at the neighborhood level.

Halloween Happenings

Halloween Happenings

Here’s what’s happening for Halloween.

DOE, military secure Federal Impact Aid funds

DOE, military secure Federal Impact Aid funds

The Hawaii State Department of Education (DOE) announced an increase in Federal Impact Aid funds it has received to support public schools and offset tax losses associated with military and federal installations, Oct. 7.

Recent Columns

Marriages don’t survive on autopilot

Marriages don’t survive on autopilot

How sad that a couple who had been together for 116 years now found it impossible to get along with each other.

Parking on post is all about that space

Parking on post is all about that space

The Directorate of Emergency Services is requesting support at all levels to reduce the number of parking infractions.

Clichés should be avoided like the plague

Clichés should be avoided like the plague

There are things I can’t handle. There are situations I can’t control. And while this may be a shocker for my wife to hear me admit, there are things in life that I just don’t know how to do.

Change your life to be a leader

Change your life to be a leader

In a perfect world, everything goes as planned and there’s no deviation, but that is not the way the world works.

Recent Health Articles

Soldier overcomes disabilities to fulfill his dream

Soldier overcomes disabilities to fulfill his dream

“It has always been a dream of mine to join the Army, but until recently it was never really an option. At one point I was declared legally blind,” said Pvt. Jerall Washington.

Ergonomic injuries are studied

Ergonomic injuries are studied

The word ergonomics is derived from the Greek words ergon (work) and nomos (law) to mean “the laws of work.”

Patrons shouldn’t forget to update their DEERS

Patrons shouldn’t forget to update their DEERS

The lives of service members and their families are full of transitions.

Triad is in week 20

Triad is in week 20

It’s not too late to get started with the Performance Triad health challenge.

Recent Online Exclusives

Soldier overcomes disabilities to fulfill his dream

Soldier overcomes disabilities to fulfill his dream

“It has always been a dream of mine to join the Army, but until recently it was never really an option. At one point I was declared legally blind,” said Pvt. Jerall Washington.

TAMC graduates two physician assistants

TAMC graduates two physician assistants

Capt. Frances Lang and 1st Lt. Edwin Cuevas graduated from the Tripler Army Medical Center (TAMC) Interservice Physician Assitant Program (IPAP), Oct. 2.

TAMC receives 2014 Thurman Award

TAMC receives 2014 Thurman Award

Lt. Col. Becket Mahnke, Pediatric, Congenital and Fetal Cardiology director, Pacific Asynchronous TeleHealth (PATH), at Tripler Army Medical Center (TAMC), was presented with the 2014 Thurman Award for Excellence in Telemedicine and Advanced Medical Technoloy by Col. Daniel Kral, Director, Telemedicine and Advanced Technology Research Center (TATRC), via Video Tele-Communication (VTC), Oct. 6.

Sea Dragon talks suicide prevention at TAMC

Sea Dragon talks suicide prevention at TAMC

Lt. Col. George Corbari, the force management officer with 94th Army Air and Missile Defense Command, provided suicide prevention training, Sept. 8-12, 2014, to members of the Tripler Army Medical Center staff.

Recent Calendars

Traffic Report: Oct. 17, 2014

Traffic Report: Oct. 17, 2014

Traffic Report lists road, construction and noise advisories received by press time from Army and Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) sources.

News Briefs: Oct. 17, 2014

News Briefs: Oct. 17, 2014

Send announcements to news@hawaiiarmyweekly.com.

Halloween Happenings

Halloween Happenings

Here’s what’s happening for Halloween.

FMWR Briefs

FMWR Briefs

Upcoming programs and events of interest from FMWR.