More than 700 Soldiers and guests assembled into the Lanai Ballroom at the JW Marriott Hotel and Resort, here, to celebrate the annual St. Barbara’s Day Ball, hosted by the 94th Army Air and Missile Defense Command, Dec. 6.
Celebration was exactly what the 728th Military Police Battalion, 8th MP Brigade, 8th Theater Sustainment Command, spent Nov. 20 doing, here — celebrating the battalion’s military families.
Since their residents couldn’t make it home for the holiday season, local military units, spouse groups and other organizations decorated the Fisher Houses at Tripler Army Medical Center, here, Dec. 2.
“Kids! Honey!” I yelled from behind my camera, which was precariously perched on top of an Anthony’s Seafood matchbook, two beer coasters, three “National Geographic” magazines, “Roget’s Thesaurus” and our coffee table at the precise trajectory needed to capture a centered image of our family of five and the dog in front of the fireplace.
It’s one of the toughest jobs on the planet.
It was standing room only for almost 1,500 Soldiers and family members who came to hear what the Army’s senior noncommissioned officer, Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond Chandler III, had to say during a town hall meeting at Sgt. Smith Theater, here, Tuesday.
The Schofield Main Exchange, here, was full of fun and entertainment, Nov. 2, as children bounced around the block from activity to activity during a Military Family Appreciation Month Fair.
As you pop that fun-sized candy bar you just rummaged from your kid’s dwindling Halloween booty into your gullet, consider this: You only have two weeks left.