Recent News Articles

Dual service couple finds balance between marriage and the military

Dual service couple finds balance between marriage and the military

Marriage comes with its own unique, yet natural challenges; but for a dual military couple, those challenges may double or triple.

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2IBCT participates in platoon live-fire at Pohakuloa Training Area

2IBCT participates in platoon live-fire at Pohakuloa Training Area

Spc. Justin B. Anderson, a Grenadier with 1st Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment strives for maximum lethality on the battlefield as he participates in a Platoon Live-Fire Training on Pohakuloa Training Area, Hawaii April 3, 2019.

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3rd BCT observes Women’s History Month with TAMC commander, 25th ID Band

3rd BCT observes Women’s History Month with TAMC commander, 25th ID Band

The 25th Infantry Division band performs a rendition of Jill Scott’s song, “Golden,” to Soldiers from Schofield Barracks March 29, at the Sgt. E. R. Smith Theater for the installation’s Women’s History Month observation.

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USARPAC holds first-ever Executive Enlisted Retreat

USARPAC holds first-ever Executive Enlisted Retreat

Nominative command sergeants major across U.S. Army Pacific (USARPAC), focused on their families at the first Executive Enlisted Strong Bonds retreat in downtown Honolulu, Hawaii March 23-24, 2019. 

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SAAPM events are listed

SAAPM events are listed

Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month is observed in April. See flyers of all the activities that are happening, below:

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25th ID Soldiers donate and give back to Hilo community

25th ID Soldiers donate and give back to Hilo community

Soldiers assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 25th Division Artillery, 25th Infantry Division, take directions from Laurie Medeiros, a volunteer of Joseph’s Storehouse, prior to preparing meals for the less fortunate of the Hilo community at Joseph’s Storehouse, Hilo, Hawaii, March 26, 2019.

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25th CAB Wings of Lightning dining facility wins at Connelly

25th CAB Wings of Lightning dining facility wins at Connelly

U.S. Army Soldiers of the 25th Combat Aviation Brigade, Wings of Lightning Inn Dinning Facility pose for a group photo after being presented with the 402nd AFSB 51st Philip A. Connelly Awards Competition trophy on Wheeler Army Airfield, March 25, 2019.

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FY20 budget will fund child care, family initiatives

FY20 budget will fund child care, family initiatives

During today’s testimony, Army senior leaders told lawmakers their fiscal year 2020 request will not cut any programs supporting military families.

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Army Reserve marksmanship on target with 9th Mission Support Command

Army Reserve marksmanship on target with 9th Mission Support Command

“Lines are ready, switch your selector lever from safe to semi, and fire when ready,” bellowed from the loudspeaker on a beautiful Hawaii morning at the small arms rifle range on Schofield Barracks, as Army Reserve Soldiers assigned to the 9th Mission Support Command honed their basic marksmanship skills and participated in their annual weapons qualification requirement, March 23-24.

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Recent Community Articles

Wheeler Middle School hosts STEAM Career Day

Wheeler Middle School hosts STEAM Career Day

Wheeler Middle School students enjoyed daylong activities and learning during their STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) Career Day, Wednesday, April 10th.

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Boarding school scholarships offer military children uninterrupted education

Boarding school scholarships offer military children uninterrupted education

April, the Month of the Military Child, reminds me of both challenges and opportunities faced by my own military children.

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City launches self-service kiosk to renew motor vehicle registration

City launches self-service kiosk to renew motor vehicle registration

O‘ahu residents now have the option to renew their vehicle registration in as little as two minutes at any of four self-service kiosks conveniently located at Safeway supermarkets.

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Purple Up! Hawaii Exchange rewards military children with free treat on April 13

Purple Up! Hawaii Exchange rewards military children with free treat on April 13

I scream, you scream, we all scream – for military kids!

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April is Month of the Military Child, plus Child Abuse Prevention Month

April is Month of the Military Child, plus Child Abuse Prevention Month

April is National Child Abuse Month (CAPM) as well as the Month of the Military Child.

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Lego make-and-take build event promotes creativity at Schofield Main Exchange

Lego make-and-take build event promotes creativity at Schofield Main Exchange

The Army & Air Force Exchange Service invites military children to bring “Lego Movie 2” to life with a free creative event at the Schofield Main Exchange.

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Schofield Main Exchange hosting Disney Princess Tea Party, Saturday, March 30

Schofield Main Exchange hosting Disney Princess Tea Party, Saturday, March 30

The Army & Air Force Exchange Service is kicking off the Month of the Military Child with the Disney Dream Big, Princess Tea Party at the Schofield Main Exchange.

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Exchange salutes military children in April for Month of the Military Child

Exchange salutes military children in April for Month of the Military Child

The Army & Air Force Exchange Service is honoring the sacrifice and resiliency of military children throughout April with in-store events and giveaways as well as online sweepstakes in honor of the Month of the Military Child.

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Dole Plantation offers free Family Fun Day on Saturday, April 6

Dole Plantation offers free Family Fun Day on Saturday, April 6

Dole Plantation invites the public to attend its annual Family Fun Day on April 6 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The free event features live musical performances, hula, keiki activities, prize giveaways, local food, games and more.

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Recent Health Articles

Getting married? Do you know your TRICARE health care options

Getting married? Do you know your TRICARE health care options

Getting married? Congratulations! You and your family members may experience changes in TRICARE Prime or TRICARE Select eligibility and coverage after getting married.

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Measles vaccine protects against potentially serious illness

Measles vaccine protects against potentially serious illness

Military Health System Communications Office In the midst of a measles outbreak in the United States, public health officials are urging parents to get their children vaccinated, and for parents to make sure they’re up to date on their own vaccinations. As of March 28, there have been 387 confirmed cases of the potentially serious […]

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TRICARE tells everything you need to know about filing medical claims

TRICARE tells everything you need to know about filing medical claims

Did you visit your doctor recently? If you visited a TRICARE network provider, in most cases, your provider will file a claim for you after the visit.

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How does divorce affect your TRICARE benefit?

How does divorce affect your TRICARE benefit?

Closing the chapter on a marriage can be a confusing time. If you’re going through a divorce, you may be wondering about your TRICARE benefits.

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What is a TRICARE qualifying life event?

What is a TRICARE qualifying life event?

Every year during TRICARE Open Season, you can enroll in or change your TRICARE Prime or TRICARE Select health plan.

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Focus on heart-healthy diet is perfect fit for February

Focus on heart-healthy diet is perfect fit for February

February is the month of love, so they say. For many, it’s time to turn that love inward, toward your heart. Not the spiritual, emotional heart, but the blood-pumping, life-giving one.

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Get dental coverage through TRICARE Dental Program

Get dental coverage through TRICARE Dental Program

Are you keeping up with your and your family’s dental health, and dental options?

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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

Here is the schedule for Sgt. E. R. Smith Theater.

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