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JBPHH Kids On Track

JBPHH Kids On Track

Gaea Armour Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Morale, Welfare and Recreation Military children from 5 to 13 years old dashed through the annual America’s Armed Forces Kids Run May 14 at Earhart Track, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. A total of 161 runners ran three different distances based on their age. Children 5 and 6 years old […]

Fitness and wellness expo advocates healthier lifestyle

Fitness and wellness expo advocates healthier lifestyle

Story and photos by Blair Martin Gradel Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Public Affairs MWR hosted a free Fitness and Wellness Fair for the Joint Base military and civilian community May 6 at the Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam (JBPHH) Fitness Center. More than 20 booths with nutrition experts were on hand to provide information on how […]

Books on Bases

Books on Bases

Story by Tech. Sgt. Terri Paden Photos by Tech Sgt. Aaron Oelrich 15th Wing Public Affairs In celebration of the Month of the Military Child, the 15th Wing Public Affairs office and Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Public Affairs office teamed up with Blue Star Families to provide more than 1,000 books to children of service […]

Month of the Military Child

Month of the Military Child

April was the Month of the Military Child, and many events were held on Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. A few of them included pinwheel planting ceremonies to raise awareness about child abuse prevention, a rubber ducky swim for kids, a Homefront Heroes ceremony, and performances by the magician Kernel Popcorn.

Thank you, PMRF

Thank you, PMRF

Thank you, PMRF (recipient of the 2015 Secretary of the Navy Environmental Award for small installations) from… turtles… birds… seals… students

O'Kane brings hoops championship back to ship

O’Kane brings hoops championship back to ship

Story and photos by Randy Dela Cruz, Sports Editor, Ho‘okele A common saying in sports is that defense wins championships. If ever that expression held any truth it was made evidently clear on April 11 at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Fitness Center. An undersized but relentless USS O’Kane (DDG-77), No. 1 seed from the Afloat […]

19th Annual Ford Island Bridge Run

19th Annual Ford Island Bridge Run

Helen Ko Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Morale, Welfare and Recreation Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Morale, Welfare & Recreation’s annual 10k Ford Island Bridge Run was held on April 2. There were more than 2,200 participants. The Make-A-Wish Foundation was present to cheer on Jarod Farrar, a 17-year old from Maine. His wish was to come […]

Former JBPHH combatants reach final four

Former JBPHH combatants reach final four

Story and photos by Randy Dela Cruz Sports Editor, Ho‘okele Rewind to about four months a go on Dec.7, when Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam hummed with activity to honor the fallen and living heroes of the infamous attack. For the first time, Fox Sports made it a point to be part of the commemoration and […]

Brothers Osborne gets the crowd dancing at Club Pearl concert

Brothers Osborne gets the crowd dancing at Club Pearl concert

Reid Tokeshi Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Morale, Welfare and Recreation Grammy-nominated country duo Brothers Osborne performed at Club Pearl’s Paradise Lounge, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, March 21. Even though the concert was held on a weeknight, hundreds turned out. Many showed up early, waiting for the doors to open. Alex Markley, an Army Soldier, came […]

Mentalist Craig Karges performs at Sharkey Theater

Mentalist Craig Karges performs at Sharkey Theater

Story and photos by Gaea Armour Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Morale, Welfare and Recreation Entertainer and mentalist Craig Karges took the stage on March 13 at Sharkey Theater, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. Presented by Navy Entertainment and JBPHH Morale, Welfare and Recreation (MWR), this was his third performance at JBPHH. Sharkey Theater was filled with […]