Category: Standing Columns

We remember the ultimate sacrifices on Memorial Day

We remember the ultimate sacrifices on Memorial Day

| May 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Freedom has never come cheaply, and the price for many of our service members is to have paid the ultimate sacrifice.

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DES shifting efforts to hurricane season

DES shifting efforts to hurricane season

| May 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Directorate of Emergency Services is very busy right now in preventing and preparing for response to disaster.

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Having a ‘spiritual home’ is important for resiliency

Having a ‘spiritual home’ is important for resiliency

| May 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

“Chewie, we’re home.”

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Don’t lose faith — just say “Yes, I can!”

Don’t lose faith — just say “Yes, I can!”

| May 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

The 2013 Boston Marathon was to be Team Hoyt’s last, but instead bombs exploded at the finish line with just over four hours after the start, leaving three dead and hundreds injured.

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DES promotes ‘Arrive Alive Awareness Program’

DES promotes ‘Arrive Alive Awareness Program’

| April 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

In its ongoing efforts to safeguard and ensure the safety of our Army Hawaii community, the Directorate of Emergency Services works tirelessly to promote initiatives that reduce instances of unsafe acts.

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Love is a better concept than tolerance

Love is a better concept than tolerance

| April 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

In my opinion, tolerance is a horrible concept to apply to human beings.

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Eyes must focus on future to move forward

Eyes must focus on future to move forward

| April 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Wouldn’t that be great if you could get a redo in life, or another opportunity to make a wrong right, or to win a battle that was lost?

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DES advises on installation towing guidelines

DES advises on installation towing guidelines

| April 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Directorate of Emergency Services continues to enforce its guidelines on vehicle towing across all garrison installations, as outlined in the recently published U.S. Army-Hawaii Traffic Code (USARHAW Regulation 190-5).

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Easter is about hope and all things new

Easter is about hope and all things new

| April 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Orthodox, Roman Catholic and Protestant churches have different points of emphasis and traditions that have developed over the centuries in their observance of this celebration.

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Use of JRB has been immensely successful

Use of JRB has been immensely successful

| March 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

The use of the JRB has been immensely successful. One percent of our youths that go before the board end up being repeat offenders.

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