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Free Golf Clinic will begin at 9:15 a.m. Saturday at Barbers Point Golf Course. FMI: 682-1911. Wood Shop Safety class will be held from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Hickam Arts & Crafts Center. Upon completion, participants will be issued a safety certification card enabling them to use the shop tools and equipment […]

JBPHH Library ‘Created Equal’ series ends Saturday

JBPHH Library ‘Created Equal’ series ends Saturday

Justin Hirai Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Morale, Welfare and Recreation The Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Library will host its free finale of four documentary and film discussions for the “Created Equal” series beginning at 1 p.m. Saturday. The series, documenting the civil rights struggle in America, has been sponsored by the Hawaii Council for the […]

Sailor sets his sights on gold at Wounded Warrior Games

Sailor sets his sights on gold at Wounded Warrior Games

SrA Christopher Stoltz Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Public Affairs Roel Espino is a hospital corpsman (HM2) at the Directorate for health services, located at Naval Health Clinic Hawaii, Kaneohe Bay. He is also a wounded warrior athlete. Espino, along with approximately 200 other athletes, are slated to participate in the Fifth Annual Wounded Warrior Games, […]

96th ARS participates in aircrew CBRN training

96th ARS participates in aircrew CBRN training

Story and photo by Staff Sgt. Alexander Martinez 15th Wing Public Affairs Members of the 96th Air Refueling Squadron (ARS) conducted emergency preparedness training Sept. 5, ensuring they are able to operate in a chemical, biological, radiological or nuclear contaminated environment. With assistance from the 15th Operations Support Squadron air-crew flight equipment section and the […]

Hawaii Airman teaches clinic students during Pacific Unity 14-8

Hawaii Airman teaches clinic students during Pacific Unity 14-8

Story and photo by Tech. Sgt. Terri Paden Pacific Unity Public Affairs MOUNT HAGEN, Papua New Guinea—Maj. Nathaniel Duff is deployed to Papua New Guinea in support of Pacific Unity 14-8 but recently took time out from his duties as the team medic to host a self-aid and buddy care clinic for students at Togoba […]

Halsey Sailors honor naval and Marine Corps history near Iwo Jima

Halsey Sailors honor naval and Marine Corps history near Iwo Jima

Lt. j.g. Rochelle Perry USS Halsey (DDG 97) Public Affairs NORTHERN MARIANAS —Halsey Sailors recently witnessed the unforgettable sight of the four-mile long island of Iwo Jima, just miles off the bow of the ship. As Halsey approached, the officer of the deck shared an excerpt from Halsey’s namesake’s biography and chief petty officer (selectees) […]

Wings Over The Pacific

Wings Over The Pacific

Sept. 27-28 Event highlights * 11 a.m.: Opening ceremony featuring U.S. Navy Parachute Team, Leap Frogs * Noon: Air Combat Command F-22 Demonstration Team * 1:30 p.m. C-17 Globemaster III Demonstration * 4 p.m.: U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, Blue Angels Static displays: * USCG HH-65 Dolphin & Rescue C-130 * USMC RQ-7 Shadow * […]

HIANG unit conducts first Pacific Unity operation in Papua New Guinea

HIANG unit conducts first Pacific Unity operation in Papua New Guinea

Story and photo by Tech. Sgt. Terri Paden Pacific Unity Public Affairs MOUNT HAGEN, Papua New Guinea—Pacific Unity has been ongoing in the Asia-Pacific region since 2010. However, the current iteration in Mount Hagen Papua New Guinea marks the first time the Air National Guard (ANG) has taken the lead on the humanitarian assistance-based operation. […]

USS Mount Vernon torpedoed by German sub

USS Mount Vernon torpedoed by German sub

USS Mount Vernon steams toward Brest, France, after it had been torpedoed by German submarine U-82 in the eastern Atlantic on Sept. 5, 1918, 96 years ago this month. Thirty-six members of Mount Vernon’s crew were killed and another 13 injured. Mount Vernon had been en route back to the United States after delivering troops […]

New app showcases Sailors, projects that can disrupt future of energy

New app showcases Sailors, projects that can disrupt future of energy

Chief of Naval Operations Energy and Environmental Readiness Division Public Affairs WASHINGTON, DC (NNS)— The Navy has released a new digital application (app) called “Energy Warrior” that highlights the efforts of Sailors and other naval personnel who are taking innovative steps to conserve energy, lead behavioral change, and get the maximum warfighting punch out of […]