Recent News Articles

Regional Cyber Center-Pacific leaves Signal Brigade, joins Army Cyber Command

Regional Cyber Center-Pacific leaves Signal Brigade, joins Army Cyber Command

A patching ceremony was held at Richardson Theater, Fort Shafter as the Regional Cyber Center-Pacific transfer from 516th Signal Brigade to Army Cyber Command, May 23, 2018.

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U.S. Army Pacific hosts 2018 Best Warrior Competition

U.S. Army Pacific hosts 2018 Best Warrior Competition

Spc. Corey Hauck, a horizonal construction engineer assigned to 130th Engineer Battalion and a native of York, Pennsylvania, negotiates an obstacle at the confidence course during the 2018 U.S. Army-Pacific Command Noncommissioned Officer and Best Warrior Competition, at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, June 11.

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New app teaches citizens to ‘stop the bleed,’ save a life

New app teaches citizens to ‘stop the bleed,’ save a life

Knowing what to do to save a life in the aftermath of a mass trauma event – natural disaster, vehicle accident, or violent attack – is now right at the touch of a button.

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302nd Trans. Terminal Bn. deploys 64 in support of Operation Spartan Shield

302nd Trans. Terminal Bn. deploys 64 in support of Operation Spartan Shield

he 302nd Transportation Terminal Battalion, 9th Mission Support Command, held a deployment ceremony, here, Saturday, June 16, for 64 Soldiers assigned to 2nd Detachment, 962nd Quartermaster (Mortuary Affairs) Company to honor their mobilization in support of Operation Spartan Shield.

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25th Infantry Division Soldiers earn coveted EIB

25th Infantry Division Soldiers earn coveted EIB

More than 160 Soldiers were awarded the prestigious Expert Infantryman Badge at F Quad, here, on June 15, 2018.

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Premier teaching hospital in the Pacific honors their 2018 ‘grads’

Premier teaching hospital in the Pacific honors their 2018 ‘grads’

Tripler Army Medical Center honors the 2018 graduating class of health care professionals by hosting a Graduate Professional Health Education Commencement, June 15.

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Soldiers to be eligible for tuition assistance right after AIT

Soldiers to be eligible for tuition assistance right after AIT

Soldiers will no longer have to wait one year after completing their advanced individual training to receive tuition assistance.

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2018 U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition continues

2018 U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition continues

U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers give everything they have to push past their limits and finish the last day of events in the 2018 U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition.

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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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Recent Community Articles

Molinari remembers ‘The Wheels of Change’

Molinari remembers ‘The Wheels of Change’

This summer, my husband and I must decide whether our daughter should take a car to college in the fall.

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Tips help prevent food poisoning

Tips help prevent food poisoning

Summertime is filled with special occasions focused on family, friends, and food. While cookouts and picnics are fun, food preparation and storage is a serious consideration in the summer months.

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DoD partners with LinkedIn, offers military spouses free membership

DoD partners with LinkedIn, offers military spouses free membership

The Defense Department’s Spouse Education and Career Opportunities program is launching a new partnership with LinkedIn – the virtual professional networking platform.

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Tax relief for victims of volcanic eruptions and earthquakes in Hawaii

Tax relief for victims of volcanic eruptions and earthquakes in Hawaii

Victims of volcanic eruptions and earthquakes that occurred starting on May 3, 2018 in Hawaii may qualify for tax relief from the Internal Revenue Service.

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Changes in marital status mean changes in TRICARE coverage

Changes in marital status mean changes in TRICARE coverage

Did you get married or divorced recently? If so, you’ve experienced a TRICARE Qualifying Life Event (QLE). With TRICARE, QLEs are certain life changes, like moving, getting married or divorced, becoming Medicare-eligible, and more. These changes may trigger a change in your TRICARE eligibility and options.

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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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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

Patrons can join TRICARE, Real Warriors Campaign webinar on PTSD, June 29th

Patrons can join TRICARE, Real Warriors Campaign webinar on PTSD, June 29th

June is PTSD Awareness Month. Join TRICARE on Friday, June 29, from 7 to 8 a.m., Hawaii time (1 to 2 p.m. EST) for the “PTSD Care and Support: Real Warriors Campaign Resources” webinar. This webinar will discuss posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) signs, symptoms, and treatment options, as well as how to overcome barriers to seeking care.  

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New app teaches citizens to ‘stop the bleed,’ save a life

New app teaches citizens to ‘stop the bleed,’ save a life

Knowing what to do to save a life in the aftermath of a mass trauma event – natural disaster, vehicle accident, or violent attack – is now right at the touch of a button.

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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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