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‘Tropic Lightning’ Soldiers receive prestigious EIB

‘Tropic Lightning’ Soldiers receive prestigious EIB

More than 160 Soldiers assigned to the 25th Infantry Division earned their Expert Infantryman Badge at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, on June 15, 2018.

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‘Tropic Lightning’ Soldiers conduct EIB ruck march

‘Tropic Lightning’ Soldiers conduct EIB ruck march

A Soldier assigned to the 25th Infantry Division transports a simulated casualty during Expert Infantryman Badge testing at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, on June 15, 2018.

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Prichard-Brown to leave impressive legacy at 836th Trans. Bn.

Prichard-Brown to leave impressive legacy at 836th Trans. Bn.

As happens every two years, this June will see a change of command at the 836th Transportation Battalion here.

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311th Signal Command among units vying for Reserve Best Warrior

311th Signal Command among units vying for Reserve Best Warrior

U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers plot their coordinates to the first rally point during the land navigation event at the 2018 U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition at Fort Bragg, North Carolina, June 14, 2018.

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‘Tropic Lightning’ moves to Testing Day 3 with Expert Infantryman Badge

‘Tropic Lightning’ moves to Testing Day 3 with Expert Infantryman Badge

Spc. Ethan Barnett, an infantryman assigned to 2nd Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, prepares a M98 Javelin for firing during Expert Infantryman Badge testing at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, on June 13, 2018.

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Hawaii National Guard engineers build shelters for volcano evacuees

Hawaii National Guard engineers build shelters for volcano evacuees

Since June 7, engineers with the Hawaii Army National Guard have been constructing a community of emergency “micro-shelter” housing units here for residents displaced by the ongoing Kilauea eruption.

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2018 U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition underway, too

2018 U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition underway, too

U.S. Army Reserve Spc. Nicolas Cholula, a public affairs specialist representing the 311th Signal Command Theater Support Unit, competes in map reading test at the 2018 U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition at Fort Bragg, North Carolina, June 10, 2018.

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‘Tropic Lightning’ Soldiers conduct APFT for EIB

‘Tropic Lightning’ Soldiers conduct APFT for EIB

A Soldier assigned to the 25th Infantry Division performs the push-up portion of the Army Physical Fitness Test during Expert Infantryman Badge testing at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, on June 11, 2018.

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National Guard, PTA partner to carry out medevac exercise

National Guard, PTA partner to carry out medevac exercise

The Hawaii National Guard’s Joint Task Force 5-0, working in cooperation with Hilo Medical Center and an active Army aviation unit currently at Pohukuloa Training Area, conducted a medical evacuation training exercise, here, June 6, ultimately to test procedures and ensure smooth military-civilian interface in the event an actual aerial medical evacuation using military helicopters as a result of the eruption and subsequent lava flows in Hawaii County.

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Recent Community Articles

Commissaries offer safety tips for handling fresh fruits, vegetables

Commissaries offer safety tips for handling fresh fruits, vegetables

Commissary patrons are advised to wash off raw produce before “that apple a day” one day beckons a trip to the emergency room.

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Molinari realizes ‘it’s not all about me’

Molinari realizes ‘it’s not all about me’

“Honey, my job is a priority,” my husband reminded, after saying that he would not be home to help me pack for our family vacation.

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Exchange provides one-stop shop online for PCS’ing service members

Exchange provides one-stop shop online for PCS’ing service members

While summer means rest and relaxation to many people, military families know the season can bring big changes, especially if it involves a Permanent Change of Station (PCS).

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DES reminds motorists, parents of summertime issues

DES reminds motorists, parents of summertime issues

Summer may be the most anticipated season for students of all ages.

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Hawaii National Guard hard at work on micro-shelter project

Hawaii National Guard hard at work on micro-shelter project

Engineers from the 230th Vertical Engineer Company, Hawaii National Guard, construct 20 microshelters in Pahoa, Hawaii, June 9, 2018.

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Molinari says, rule number one is to follow the rules

Molinari says, rule number one is to follow the rules

Years ago, I wanted to be Supermom, and for the most part, I was. I cooked, I cleaned, I nurtured, I maintained complete control. Nothing could faze me.

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DES reminds motorists, parents of summertime issues

DES reminds motorists, parents of summertime issues

Summer may be the most anticipated season for students of all ages.

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Molinari says survival of the friendliest means evolving as women

Molinari says survival of the friendliest means evolving as women

February was not the best month to PCS (make a permanent change of station move) to England.

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Recent Health Articles

Commissaries offer safety tips for handling fresh fruits, vegetables

Commissaries offer safety tips for handling fresh fruits, vegetables

Commissary patrons are advised to wash off raw produce before “that apple a day” one day beckons a trip to the emergency room.

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5 tips help protect your skin from the sun

5 tips help protect your skin from the sun

Summer is upon us and with so many sun-filled fun activities to look forward to, don’t let safety take a backseat. During times of extreme weather, your skin can be at risk of suffering the most damage. Skin protection, especially during the summer, is crucial to ensuring overall health.

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Recent Fitness Articles

‘Tropic Lightning’ Soldiers conduct APFT for EIB

‘Tropic Lightning’ Soldiers conduct APFT for EIB

A Soldier assigned to the 25th Infantry Division performs the push-up portion of the Army Physical Fitness Test during Expert Infantryman Badge testing at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, on June 11, 2018.

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5 tips help improve men’s health

5 tips help improve men’s health

June is Men’s Health Month. This month-long observance is an opportunity for men to take command of their health.

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Female warriors need to optimize performance nutrition

Female warriors need to optimize performance nutrition

While Congress hashes out readiness in terms of equipment and dollars, the warfighter must understand what readiness means for them.

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Wounded warrior athlete brings ‘Aloha’ to Warrior Games

Wounded warrior athlete brings ‘Aloha’ to Warrior Games

Less than a year ago, U.S. Army Sgt. Samuel Daniels, a wounded warrior athlete, stationed at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, was introduced to the Army Warrior Care and Transition’s adaptive sports program.

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715th MI participates in half marathon that honors ‘the fallen’

715th MI participates in half marathon that honors ‘the fallen’

Leaders and Soldiers assigned to 715th Military Intelligence Battalion, 500th Military Intelligence Brigade-Theater, honor our fallen heroes who made the ultimate sacrifice in service to our country, by participating in the Hibiscus Half Marathon, May 27, 2018 in Waikiki, Hawaii.

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Recent Calendars

MWR Briefs

MWR Briefs

Events and programs from the Directorate of Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation, U.S. Army Garrison, Hawaii.

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Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Upcoming events and programs of interest in the on- and off-post community.

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Traffic & Outages

Traffic & Outages

Provides traffic, construction and outage information.

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News Briefs

News Briefs

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

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Movies at Sgt. Smith Theater

Movies at Sgt. Smith Theater

Sgt. Smith Theater, Schofield Barracks will be closed through October 31, 2018 during renovation work.

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