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Military supports 2016 NFL Pro Bowl

Military supports 2016 NFL Pro Bowl

Staff Sgt. Chris Hubenthal Defense Media Activity Hawaii News Bureau ALOHA STADIUM — Military members volunteered their time to support the 2016 NFL Pro Bowl, Jan. 31. A joint honor guard detail rendered honors as the American flag was displayed across the field, followed by the U.S. Air Force conducting a C-17 Globemaster flyover. Aside […]

Wahiawa Annex BLOCK PARTY

Wahiawa Annex BLOCK PARTY

Helen Ko Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Morale, Welfare and Recreation The Wahiawa Block Party, presented by Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Morale Morale, Welfare and Recreation (MWR), drew in approximately 300 patrons at Sports Field on Jan. 22 at Wahiawa Annex. The crowd enjoyed free barbecue and shaved ice while partaking in a variety of free […]

Beach Fest puts Magic in the air

Beach Fest puts Magic in the air

Story and photos by Tech. Sgt. Aaron Oelrich 15th Wing Public Affairs About 3,000 people gathered Jan. 16 at Hickam Harbor, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, for Beach Fest. Presented by Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Morale, Welfare and Recreation and Armed Forces Entertainment, Beach Fest brought games and entertainment together and ended with a live concert […]

Radford Rams fall to Aiea Na Alii

Radford Rams fall to Aiea Na Alii

Story and photo by Randy Dela Cruz Sports Editor, Ho‘okele Using the combined talents of Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam family members and local teens, Admiral Arthur W. Radford High School topped off 2015 with a bang by winning the Hawaii state Div. II prep football championship. Seeking to pick up right where the football squad […]

Fox Sports joins Dec. 7 remembrance festivities

Fox Sports joins Dec. 7 remembrance festivities

Story and photos by Randy Dela Cruz Sports Editor, Ho‘okele After being thrust into World War II on Dec. 7, 1941, the Pacific became a hotbed for the U.S. military and their allies in a combined effort to preserve freedom. Along with the perilous duty, sports provided a welcome relief, as professional and top amateur […]

Holiday harmonies to happen at Hale Koa

Holiday harmonies to happen at Hale Koa

Navy Region Hawaii Public Affairs A free, open-to-the-public holiday concert by the U.S. Pacific Fleet Band will begin at 5 p.m. Dec. 12 at the Hale Koa Hotel. The outdoor concert will take place under the large banyan tree in the courtyard of the hotel, located at 2055 Kalia Road in Waikiki. No tickets are […]

Military celebrates Native American heritage

Military celebrates Native American heritage

Pfc. Bryan Faison 18th Medical Command (DS) Public Affairs Military bases and commands on Oahu celebrated Native American Heritage Month events last week. They included ceremonies and performances held Nov. 19 at the Pearl Harbor Navy Exchange at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. In addition, the 18th Medical Command (Deployment Support) welcomed members of the Oahu […]

Gobble up fun at THANKSGIVING EVENTS

Gobble up fun at THANKSGIVING EVENTS

Don Robbins Editor, Ho’okele Let’s talk turkey: a variety of events have been scheduled at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam in the upcoming week to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday. * First, a preschool story time for children will begin at 9 a.m. Nov. 25 at the Joint Base Pearl Harbor Hickam Library. The theme is “Thanksgiving […]

Joint Base celebrates Makahiki

Joint Base celebrates Makahiki

Story and photos by Anna Marie General, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Public Affairs Staff Sgt. Christopher Stoltz, 15th Wing Public Affairs Service members, families and civilians participated in the annual Kapuaikaula Makahiki, held Nov. 7 at Hickam Harbor Beach at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam (JBPHH). The event provided an opportunity for military service members and […]

No Wings Necessary as Air Force grounds UH

No Wings Necessary as Air Force grounds UH

Story and photos by Randy Dela Cruz Sports Editor, Ho‘okele The annual Oceanic Time Warner Military Appreciation Night turned out to be anything but a nightmare for the visiting Air Force Academy and their supporters, as the Falcons made the most of their Halloween night appearance by commanding a 58-7 victory over the University of […]