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'Superheroes' Power Up At 10K Run

‘Superheroes’ Power Up At 10K Run

Story and photos by MC2 Johans Chavarro Navy Public Affairs Support Element Detachment Hawaii Service members, families and friends gathered at the Hickam Fitness Center at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam to participate in a “superhero” themed 10K run July 25. Participants were encouraged to dress up as their favorite superhero as a way to express […]

Sailors join in fishpond restoration

Sailors join in fishpond restoration

Story and photos by MC2 Laurie Dexter Navy Public Affairs Support Element Detachment Hawaii Navy Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC), Sailors, Native Hawaiian Civic Clubs, Boy Scouts and community members gathered July 18 at McGrew Point Housing pavilion to clean up the local ancient fishpond, Loko Pa‘aiau. The participants geared up with gloves and bags to […]

Teen summer campers explore Oahu

Teen summer campers explore Oahu

Olivia Mills Contributing Writer Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Morale, Welfare and Recreation Upon winning the Navy Teen Summer Camp Scholarship Program contest, teenagers of military families from other areas arrived on Oahu for a recent summer camp with feelings of excitement, apprehension and uncertainty. A majority of the teens in the program, held from June […]

JBPHH celebrates July Fourth!

JBPHH celebrates July Fourth!

Story and photos by MC2 Jeffrey Troutman Joint Base Pearl Harbor Hickam’s (JBPHH) Morale, Welfare and Recreation hosted a Fourth of July celebration event in honor of Independence Day on July 4 at Ward Field. The celebration featured a free concert by musical acts O.A.R. and Dishwalla, in addition to a variety of other activities. […]

Stay safe this July Fourth weekend

Stay safe this July Fourth weekend

Blair Martin Staff Writer, Ho‘okele The July Fourth weekend can be one of the biggest highlights of the summer. It is a special time all Americans can gather together to recognize our country’s rich history and freedom. For many families here in Hawaii, celebrating this long holiday may include a backyard barbecue or even a […]

Taking Back Sunday performs free concert at JBPHH

Taking Back Sunday performs free concert at JBPHH

Story by Seaman Apprentice Michael Ray Photos by MC1 Meranda Keller and Seaman Apprentice Michael Ray Alternative rock band Taking Back Sunday performed a free show June 20 for service members at Ward Field at Joint Base Pearl Harbor Hickam (JBPHH). The band played for two hours to approximately 700 service members and families and […]

ITT manager becomes Pa`u Queen for a day

ITT manager becomes Pa`u Queen for a day

Photos by Jackie Chee and Kai Markell Story by Blair Martin Staff Writer, Ho‘okele For Information Tickets and Travel (ITT) manager Terri Dinubilo at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, introducing military families to the aloha state has been a passion of hers since she first visited Hawaii as a teenager in 1976. This past Saturday, the […]

Keiki have 'reel' fun at fishing tournament

Keiki have ‘reel’ fun at fishing tournament

Story and photos by Tech. Sgt. Aaron Oelrich 15th Wing Public Affairs The 16th annual Friends of Hickam Keiki Fishing Tournament took place June 5 at Ho‘omaluhia Botanical Gardens in Kaneohe. More than 100 military members from Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam and their children participated in the free fishing tournament hosted by “Friends of Hickam,” […]

Color your summer!

Color your summer!

Story by Kassie Richmond Youth Contributing Writer It was a dreary day on May 30 but you would not have known it as color filled the skies at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam (JBPHH) Teen Center. Teens flocked to the JBPHH Teen Center to attend Color Your Summer 2.0. It is a yearly event that is […]

Rising above sexual assault

Rising above sexual assault

Story and photos by 2nd Lt. Kaitlin Daddona 15th Wing Public Affairs The rising of the sun represented a lot more than an early start to the day for Airmen and their families who got their toes in the sand during the Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month (SAPR) morning yoga session held April 24 […]