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The Original Harlem Globetrotters Perform at JBPHH

The Original Harlem Globetrotters Perform at JBPHH

Story and photos by MC2 Katarzyna Kobiljak Navy Public Affairs Support Element Detachment Hawaii More than 3,000 military members and their families attended a free performance presented by The Original Harlem Globe-trotters at Bloch Arena at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam (JBPHH), Oct. 16. The show was presented by the Navy Entertainment Program and brought to […]

Joint Base celebrates Hispanic American Heritage Month

Joint Base celebrates Hispanic American Heritage Month

Story and photo by MC1 Meranda Keller Navy Public Affairs Support Element Detachment Hawaii A Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration hosted by the Pacific, Joint Forces Diversity Committee was held at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam (JBPHH), Sept 20. Hispanic Heritage Month is observed from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15, and “Shaping the Bright Future of America,” […]

Country star headlines MWR event next Tuesday

Country star headlines MWR event next Tuesday

Reid Tokeshi Joint Base Pearl The base goes country when Navy Entertainment presents singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Hunter Hayes on Oct. 17. Hayes will perform a free concert at Ward Field on the Pearl Harbor side of Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. The 26-year old country music star already has three number one singles, including “Wanted,” […]

Halloween Haunted Happenings to be held

Today is Friday the 13th, but an even creepier day is lurking just around the corner in a few weeks. Halloween is Tuesday, Oct. 31 and Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam trick-or-treat hours will be from 6 to 8 p.m. In addition, a spooky spectrum of Halloween events will be held throughout this month at Joint […]

Professional basketball players visit USS Arizona Memorial

Professional basketball players visit USS Arizona Memorial

Ensign Makeedra Hayes Navy Region Hawaii Public Affairs Photos by MC1 Meranda Keller, Navy Public Affairs Support Element Detachment Hawaii Players from the Los Angeles Clippers basketball team accompanied military service members on a tour of Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam and the USS Arizona Memorial, Sept. 27. While on Oahu for their pre-season training camp, […]

Scouts honor environment  by planting native seedlings

Scouts honor environment by planting native seedlings

Anne Barr & Photos by Matthew Barr Boy Scout Troop 135 Boy Scout Troop 135 spent the day camping, hiking and planting, Sept. 16 The Hickam-based Troop 135 supported a conservation project in the Pahole Natural Area Reserve under the direction of Jenna Masters from the Division of Forestry and Wildlife. Boy Scouts of America […]

A day in 'Wonderland' for Kids

A day in ‘Wonderland’ for Kids

Story and photos by Gaea Armour Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Morale, Welfare and Recreation More than 300 children were celebrated at this year’s Boys and Girls Clubs Day for Kids Sept. 16 at the Hickam School Age Center Kids Sports Field, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam (JBPHH). The JBPHH Child and Youth Programs (CYP) organized an […]

Run brings military, community together

Run brings military, community together

Story and photos by MC1 Corwin Colbert Navy Region Hawaii Public Affairs Thousands of military personnel and the community honored American heroes during the Fisher House 8K Hero and Remembrance Run, Walk or Roll 2017 on Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam’s Ford Island, Sept. 9. The event marked the six-year anniversary that honors fallen service members […]

JBPHH focuses on suicide prevention, awareness

JBPHH focuses on suicide prevention, awareness

Story and photos by Randy Dela Cruz Emphasizing a message that losing even one service member to suicide is too much, leaders across the spectrum of the armed forces came together at the Missing Man Memorial at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam (JBPHH) on Sept. 6 to sign a proclamation declaring September as National Suicide Prevention […]

Kids go to ‘boot camp' Operation Hele On

Kids go to ‘boot camp’ Operation Hele On

Story and photos by MC3 Justin Pacheco Navy Public Affairs Support Element Detachment Hawaii Growing up with military parents can be anything but easy, and having those parents deploy is one of the more challenging aspects of that situation. That’s why Operation Hele On was designed, and on Aug. 18, roughly 100 service members’ children […]