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June Community Calendar

June Community Calendar

PARENT, CHILD COMMUNICATION JUNE 26 — A parent and child communication class will be held from 9 to 11 a.m. at Military and Family Support Center Pearl Harbor. The class is designed to maintain healthy family relationships and will discuss techniques suitable for each age group. FMI: www.greatlifehawaii.com/family-support/mfsc-class-schedule or 474-1999. TIME MANAGEMENT JUNE 26 — […]

Surf’s up at All-Military Classic

Surf’s up at All-Military Classic

All-Military Surf Classic took place June 10 at Kalaeloa White Plains Beach. The event featured age groups for open men, open women and active duty. Photo by MC1 Corwin Colbert

Commissaries support Feds Feed Families

Commissaries support Feds Feed Families

Jessica Rouse DeCA public affairs specialist Defense Commissary Agency’s (DeCA) employees and patrons have enlisted to fight against hunger. Since 2010, federal agencies have supported the annual Feds Feed Families campaign as a way to help food banks and pantries around the country stay stocked during the summer months – when the need increases and […]

CO I picks up first win of the softball season

CO I picks up first win of the softball season

Story and photo by Randy Dela Cruz Sports Editor, Ho‘okele Despite giving 100 percent on the softball diamond this season, it seems as if Company I (CO I) just could not find a way to come out on top at the end of a game. Well, the season-long skid came to an abrupt end on […]

Grand Slam leads PACOM/JIOC to seventh win

Grand Slam leads PACOM/JIOC to seventh win

Story and photo by Randy Dela Cruz Sports Editor, Ho‘okele Locked in a tight ball game, batter Staff Sgt. Justin Lambert came up with the bases loaded and touched them all with an inside-the-park grand slam that broke the contest wide open and delivered Pacific Command/ Joint Intelligence Operation Center (PACOM/ JIOC) to their seventh […]

HQ PACAF two-out rally dooms HIANG

HQ PACAF two-out rally dooms HIANG

Story and photo by Randy Dela Cruz Sports Editor, Ho‘okele Trailing by four runs late in the game, Headquarters Pacific Air Forces ( HQ PACAF ) staged a seven-run fifth inning to overtake and then hang on to beat Hawaii Air National Guard (HIANG), 12-10. The matchup took place on June 21 in a battle […]

Navy partners with Polynesian Voyaging Society

Navy partners with Polynesian Voyaging Society

MC1 Meranda Keller Navy Public Affairs Support Element Detachment Hawaii Service members along with thousands of guests participated in the historic welcoming ceremony of the double-hulled canoe Hokule‘a at Oahu’s Magic Island, June 17. Hokule‘a and sister ships staffed with the Polynesian Voyaging Society (PVS) crewmembers concluded a three-year sail around the globe. Departing Hawaiian […]

Pearl Harbor-Hickam Highlights

Pearl Harbor-Hickam Highlights

U.S. Navy identifies seven deceased Fitzgerald Sailors

U.S. Navy identifies seven deceased Fitzgerald Sailors

U.S. 7th Fleet Public Affairs The remains of seven Sailors previously reported missing were located in flooded berthing compartments, after divers gained access to the spaces, June 18, that were damaged when USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) was involved in a collision with the Philippine-flagged merchant vessel ACX Crystal. The incident is currently under investigation. The […]

Navy family in Yokosuka rallies to support USS Fitzgerald

Navy family in Yokosuka rallies to support USS Fitzgerald

Tanya King Commander, Naval Forces Japan Public Affairs Office Sailors and community members from Commander, Fleet Activities Yokosuka (CFAY) in Japan, are rallying around the crew and families of USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) following the June 17 collision with a merchant vessel 56 nautical miles southwest of Yokosuka that resulted in the death of seven […]