Tag: 8th Special Troops Battalion

8th STB and Webling students bond

8th STB and Webling students bond

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

It’s a bond that grows stronger with every single push-up and sit-up they laugh through together, every single Tuesday and Wednesday, in the gyms and on the playgrounds of Webling Elementary School.

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8th STB recommits to community, Webling Elem.

8th STB recommits to community, Webling Elem.

| October 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

The 8th Special Troops Battalion, 8th Theater Sustainment Command, reaffirmed the strong relationship between the unit and Webling Elementary School by signing a recommitment contract, Sept. 25, to kick off the 2013-2014 school year.

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Battalion cross country

Battalion cross country

| September 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Members from the 8th Special Troops Battalion, 8th Theater Sustainment Command, women’s cross country team compete in the 2013 Men’s and Women’s Battalion-Level 10K Cross Country Champion, held from Stoneman Athletic Complex to Watts Field, Saturday.

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8th STB focuses on resiliency

8th STB focuses on resiliency

| September 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

“The training is a long-term investment in our Soldiers,” said Capt. Kristin Tashma, officer in charge of resiliency for 8th STB and 8th TSC. “We’re teaching Soldiers to use coping skills and really teaching them how to deal with stress on a multitude of levels.”

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8th TSC’s Surgeon Cell updates Combat Lifesaver skills

8th TSC’s Surgeon Cell updates Combat Lifesaver skills

| August 16, 2013 | 1 Comment

All of the unit, not just medics, can save lives

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In uncertain future, B2B is building troop’s trust

In uncertain future, B2B is building troop’s trust

| August 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Army has transformed rapidly and dramatically over the past 12 years of war and will continue to change with reductions in force and changes in policy for retention.

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8th STB combines official ‘aloha’ with change of command

8th STB combines official ‘aloha’ with change of command

| July 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

The 8th Special Troops Battalion, 8th Theater Sustainment Command, officially welcomed a new command team during a combined change of command and change of responsibility ceremony at Palm Circle, here, July 10.

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Sexual assault victim details personal account of attack

Sexual assault victim details personal account of attack

| June 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

In Part Two of series, Staff Sgt. Mary Valdez makes needed adjustments.

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8th STB holds standown for  SHARP awareness

8th STB holds standown for SHARP awareness

| June 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

This event is one of many the unit has conducted in the past two months to show the 8th STB’s commitment to SHARP and to increase awareness and combat sexual assault and harassment, while vigilantly doing whatever’s necessary to ensure a culture of dignity and respect for all.

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8th STB preps for emergency deployment

8th STB preps for emergency deployment

| June 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

“If we are called upon, we are able to execute any mission that the Pacific Command or U.S. Army-Pacific Command asks us to do at that time.”

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