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Wolfhounds welcome Japanese orphans into their homes

Wolfhounds welcome Japanese orphans into their homes

Four orphans from Japan arrived here, July 21, to spend two weeks with the Soldiers from the 1st Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment “Wolfhounds,” 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, for the 58th annual summer visit from The Holy Family Home.

Culinary Soldiers advance food service skills

Culinary Soldiers advance food service skills

Story and photos by Sgt. Jon Heinrich 8th Theater Sustainment Command Public Affairs   SCHOFIELD BARRACKS — A dozen food service Soldiers from the 8th Theater Sustainment Command and the 25th Infantry Division participated in the Advanced Culinary Arts Training Program at the Bronco Dining Facility, here, July 7-23. The program is designed to improve […]

CG tours historic building undergoing renovation

CG tours historic building undergoing renovation

Built in 1907, Bldg. T-112, or “Dunning Hall,” is an important structure and a key part of the Palm Circle National Historic Landmark District.

Joint training exercise validates unit for CRF

Joint training exercise validates unit for CRF

Soldiers from Company B, 1st Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, were validated as a Contingency Response Force during a joint training exercise, here, with the 30th Aerial Port Squadron, 914th Airlift Wing Force Reserve out of Niagara Falls, New York, July 21.

Recent Community Articles

New Hale Kula school building reflects partnerships

New Hale Kula school building reflects partnerships

Students at Hale Kula Elementary School started the 2015 academic year on Wednesday with a brand-new two-story, 10-classroom building featuring an open-space layout that supports modern teaching methods.

IPC showcases HMR housing

IPC showcases HMR housing

“Our Helemano neighborhood is in a beautiful location atop the Wahiawa plain with truly wonderful views of the Ko‘olau and Wai‘anae mountain ranges,” Adams continued, “and it’s a short 10-minute drive to the North Shore.”

311th helps with cleanup

311th helps with cleanup

Soldiers from the 311th Signal Command worked together with Spartan Race Hawaii and other community leaders on July 18 to dispose of trash thrown on the sides of Tantalus Hill.

2nd SBCT honors contributions of local WWII Soldiers

2nd SBCT honors contributions of local WWII Soldiers

Story and photos by Staff Sgt. Carlos Davis 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team 25th Infantry Division Public Affairs WAHIAWA — Soldiers participated in a ceremony, Sunday, at the Wahiawa District Park War Memorial Swimming Pool to honor 21 Soldiers who fought bravely to protect freedom in their country during World War II. The ceremony honored […]

Recent Columns

Sometimes it pays to be small

Sometimes it pays to be small

The Lancaster Township Fire Department in Pennsylvania posted photos on its Facebook page, May 28, about a small hero who assisted them with a rescue.

Weaker bodies can lead to weaker character

Weaker bodies can lead to weaker character

In 1962, JFK threw down the gauntlet to the Commandant of the Marine Corps to see if his officers were as fit as those in early 1900s.

Rage can lead to saying or doing things one later regrets

Rage can lead to saying or doing things one later regrets

“Don’t make me angry, because the beast comes out in me!”

Community prepares to go back to school

Community prepares to go back to school

Col. Duane R. Miller Director, Emergency Services U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii, and Commander, 8th Military Police Brigade, 8th Theater Sustainment Command As difficult as it is to believe, we are fast approaching the end of the summer vacation. You can see summer programs coming to end, and AAFES (the Army and Air Force Exchange Service) and […]

Recent Health Articles

TAMC nurse featured in ‘The Women and the Waves 2’

TAMC nurse featured in ‘The Women and the Waves 2’

Bagalso is one of six women who will be featured in the film, “The Women and the Waves 2,” directed and produced by Heather Hudson. Bagalso has been a nurse anesthetist at TAMC since August 2011. She recently commissioned into the 1984th United States Army Hospital Detachment, Hawaii, U.S. Army Reserve in March 2015 and is serving as a 1st lieutenant.

TAMC Tip: Breastfeeding

TAMC Tip: Breastfeeding

Aug. 1-7 is World Breastfeeding Week 2015. Breastfeeding is economical and the safest way to feed your baby.

More evidence urges home-area mosquito controls

More evidence urges home-area mosquito controls

Zia Mehr Army News Service Summer is officially here and many individuals are spending more time outdoors. Being outdoors increases one’s risk of being bitten by mosquitoes. Not only do mosquito bites make outdoor activities unpleasant, their bites can transmit diseases to people and domestic animals. In the United States, mosquitoes can spread West Nile […]

Mississippi Guardsmen bring medical skills to Oahu

Mississippi Guardsmen bring medical skills to Oahu

Thirty-one Air National Guardsman of the 186th Medical Group, “Magnolia Militia,” Meridian, Mississippi, recently brought a wide variety of medical specialties to Tripler Army Medical Center and Schofield Barracks, recently.

Recent Online Exclusives

Schofield Exchange partners with Disney/Lucas Films

Schofield Exchange partners with Disney/Lucas Films

The Army & Air Force Exchange Service is teaming up with Disney/Lucas Films to offer Star Wars Jedi at the Exchange.

Odette “Odie” Laroya was the RCC-P mom

Odette “Odie” Laroya was the RCC-P mom

A gentle trade wind breeze cooled the crowd around the Palm Gazebo, offering a brief moment of respite from the sweltering heat of the afternoon sun on July 1.

July 24-26, Exchange doubles gas savings

July 24-26, Exchange doubles gas savings

In honor of its 120th anniversary, the Army & Air Force Exchange Service is pumping up gas savings by doubling the discount for Military Star cardholders.

Bronco Brigade Soldiers deploy to Pacific Pathways

Bronco Brigade Soldiers deploy to Pacific Pathways

Family members said goodbye to loved ones as approximately 400 Soldiers from 3rd Brigade Combat Team, “Broncos,” 25th Infantry Division, deployed in support of Pacific Pathways, here, June 30.

Recent Calendars

National Night Out is August 7

National Night Out is August 7

Story & photos by Island Palm Communities LLC News Release SCHOFIELD BARRACKS — A fun-filled evening is planned for families at the annual National Night Out celebration to be held on August 7 beginning at 4:30 p.m. at Island Palm Communities Kaena Community Center on Schofield Barracks. The festivities kick off with a Super-hero Parade […]

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Upcoming events and programs of interest around the Island of Oahu.

MWR Briefs

MWR Briefs

SCHOFIELD BARRACKS — “Fluffy” Iglesias comes to Schofield Barracks 7:30 p.m. Saturday to perform at Weyand Field.

Traffic Report: July 31, 2015

Traffic Report: July 31, 2015

Traffic Report lists detours, road work, construction and noise advisories received by press time from U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii and Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) sources.Visit www.garrison.hawaii. army.mil/info/trafficcalendar.htm for the latest Army Hawaii traffic advisories. Unless otherwise noted, all phone numbers are area code 808.