Archive for August, 2017

Changes Are Coming to TRICARE

Changes Are Coming to TRICARE

| August 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

Changes are coming to your TRICARE benefit beginning Jan. 1, 2018.

These changes will give you more benefit choices, improving your access to care and simplifying cost shares.

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Preventive services help take command of health

Preventive services help take command of health

| August 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

It’s better to identify and manage potential health issues before you experience recognizable symptoms – and before they become life threatening.

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Ready, aim…FIRE!

Ready, aim…FIRE!

| August 31, 2017 | 1 Comment

Soldiers from 29th Brigade Engineer Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, participated in a stress shoot at Puuloa Rifle Range, Aug. 25.

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Monthlong training focuses on hybrid attacks

Monthlong training focuses on hybrid attacks

| August 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

Throughout the month of August, Soldiers from the 84th Engineer Battalion, 130th Engineer Brigade, 8th Theater Sustainment Command executed a field training exercise modeled after such a real-world scenario.

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3 in Black Hawk crash declared deceased

3 in Black Hawk crash declared deceased

| August 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

Officials have declared three crew members from the UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter that crashed off the island of Oahu, Aug. 15, deceased.

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General visits logisticians to assess readiness

General visits logisticians to assess readiness

| August 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

Lt. Gen. Aundre F. Piggee, deputy chief of staff, G-4 (Army Logistics), is visiting major sustainment commands as part of the Army’s continued efforts to increase readiness in the Pacific.

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25th DIVARTY holds ‘Strong Bonds’ at Disney resort

25th DIVARTY holds ‘Strong Bonds’ at Disney resort

| August 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

Thirteen couples from the 25th Division Artillery’s 2nd Battalion, 11th Field Artillery Regiment (part of the 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team) and 3rd Bn., 7th FA got together at the Disney Aulani Resort, here, to increase their sustained readiness by strengthening their marriages, Aug. 24.

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Squad Overmatch training methodology improves readiness

Squad Overmatch training methodology improves readiness

| August 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

Story and photo by Mike Casey Combined Arms Center-Training SCHOFIELD BARRACKS — Staff Sgt. James Kinkead and 2nd Lt. Bryton Vanderloop were unsure about their next task. The two 25th Infantry Division Soldiers were going to use a training methodology called Squad Overmatch to prepare two squads for infantry missions. “I was skeptical about it,” […]

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Specialist in Hawaii is Cyber Command’s top Soldier

Specialist in Hawaii is Cyber Command’s top Soldier

| August 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

U.S. Army Cyber Command named its best warriors of 2017, here, Aug. 25, after a week of intense competition.

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Pacific Army Reserve supports ‘Ocean Sun’ EDRE

Pacific Army Reserve supports ‘Ocean Sun’ EDRE

| August 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

A dozen Pacific Army Reserve Soldiers deployed to conduct “Ocean Sun” Emergency Disaster Response Exercise at the Konelio Pele U.S. Army Reserve Center, in Pago Pago, American Samoa, Aug. 14-18.

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