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Team Army’s Daniels is a shot put man with a force to be reckoned with

Team Army’s Daniels is a shot put man with a force to be reckoned with

| March 21, 2019 | 0 Comments

Staff Sgt. Samuel Daniels made his way back to Army Trials for another round of “making the team.”

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Purple Heart recipient gets ‘back into the fight’ during 2019 Army Trials

Purple Heart recipient gets ‘back into the fight’ during 2019 Army Trials

| March 21, 2019 | 0 Comments

“Back in the days when I got injured while serving overseas, the program to recover wasn’t like the WTB (Warrior Transition Battalion) is now,” explained Capt. David Espinoza, a wounded warrior athlete who is competing at the 2019 Army Trials, March 5-16.

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New Academic Evaluation Report aims to better identify top performers

New Academic Evaluation Report aims to better identify top performers

| March 21, 2019 | 0 Comments

After more than half a century of Soldiers using the current Academic Evaluation Report, Army officials plan to release a new version in the form of a fillable PDF that can be uploaded immediately to the Soldier’s record.

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Spc. Mark Caseres of Team Hawaii wins best Armed Forces Chef

Spc. Mark Caseres of Team Hawaii wins best Armed Forces Chef

| March 18, 2019 | 3 Comments

For the first time, the Marine Corps was recognized as the Culinary Team of the Year and 293 American Culinary Federation (ACF) medals were awarded to military chefs at the 44th annual Joint Culinary Training Exercise (JCTE) awards ceremony Mar. 15 here.

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599th facilitates cargo offload at Honolulu Harbor

599th facilitates cargo offload at Honolulu Harbor

| March 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

The 599th Transportation Brigade facilitated port operations on the M/V Jean Anne on behalf of the 25th Infantry Division’s 25th Combat Aviation Brigade at Honolulu Harbor on March 12.

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Soldier pay, quality of life, modernization among priorities in budget proposal

Soldier pay, quality of life, modernization among priorities in budget proposal

| March 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

With Soldiers increasingly being asked to shoulder heavier workloads, the Army hopes to compensate them for their efforts with a 3.1 percent pay raise.

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Quality of life, retention, among service priorities

Quality of life, retention, among service priorities

| February 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

As service members continue to be heavily tasked overseas, separation from families and the impact of deployments on children rank as top areas of concern, a Blue Star Family survey revealed.

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Senior leaders discuss upcoming moves to ease family concerns

Senior leaders discuss upcoming moves to ease family concerns

| February 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

Senior Army leaders on Feb. 5, 2019, highlighted actions now taking place to address concerns brought up by family members four months ago during a town hall.

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Army explosives experts compete for top honors in Hawaii

Army explosives experts compete for top honors in Hawaii

| February 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

Three two-man explosive ordnance disposal (EOD) teams competed for top honors in the U.S. Army Pacific (USARPAC) level EOD Team of the Year competition, January 18-25 at various locations around the island of Oahu.

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Service members reap benefits of tax law changes

Service members reap benefits of tax law changes

| February 6, 2019 | 0 Comments

Recent changes in tax law mean that many in uniform could see big returns when they file their 2018 taxes.

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