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IT2 Bemley is moving ahead with rapid response unit

IT2 Bemley is moving ahead with rapid response unit

Story and photo by MC2 (SW) Mark Logico Navy Region Hawaii Public Affairs Information Systems Technician 2nd Class (SW) Dimple Bemley is this week’s Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Warrior of the Week. Hailing from Huntsville Mo., Bemley was a student pursuing a bachelor’s degree in music when an injury halted her cheerleading scholarship and education […]

Warrior of the Week helps with emergency management

Warrior of the Week helps with emergency management

Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Public Affairs Airman 1st Class Dallas Levi Christian, 647th Civil Engineer Squadron Emergency Management Apprentice, is this week’s Warrior of the Week from Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii (JBPHH). As an emergency management apprentice, his job is to train up to 300 personnel each month in chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear […]

SDVT-1 Sailor's goals reach the sky - Sean Cross

SDVT-1 Sailor’s goals reach the sky – Sean Cross

MC2 Robert Stirrup Navy Region Hawaii Public Affairs Navy Diver 2nd Class (DSW) Sean Cross always had an interest in diving, so much so that he started the scuba diving club when he was enrolled in college at the University of Southern California. So when he came into the Navy, the rate he picked was […]

Warrior of the Week: Senior Airman Colin Coleman

Warrior of the Week: Senior Airman Colin Coleman

Story and photos by Airman 1st Class Lauren Main 15th Wing Public Affairs Senior Airman Colin Coleman, 535th Airlift Squadron C-17 loadmaster, is this week’s Hickam Warrior. Though he is an American citizen, Coleman was born in Johannesburg, South Africa, and grew up in Zambia, Africa with his mother and father until he was 18 […]

CNRH Sailor stands for integrity

CNRH Sailor stands for integrity

Story and photo by MC2 Robert Stirrup Navy Region Hawaii Public Affairs After recently being selected as Commander, Navy Region Hawaii’s (CNRH) Sailor of the Year, Master-at-Arms 1st Class (MA1) Evette McDowald looks forward to the many opportunities ahead in her career. The Memphis, Tenn. native described herself as a person who likes to take […]

Airman of the Year blazes path of accomplishments

Airman of the Year blazes path of accomplishments

Story and photos by A1C Lauren Main 15th Wing Public Affairs Airman 1st Class Brandon Laflin, 15th Aeromedical-Dental Squadron bio-environmental engineer, is the Hickam Warrior. Blazing a path of accomplishments since his arrival at the 15th Medical Group in 2009, Laflin has added to his list of accolades after being named 2010 Airman of the […]

Shipyard Sailor serves the nation, one community at a time

Shipyard Sailor serves the nation, one community at a time

Liane Nakahara Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard Public Affairs For Electronics Technician 1st Class John Garcia, his work is not complete until he has given back to the community and encouraged others to do so as well. The driving force behind several organizations at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard, Garcia does his best to balance being a […]

HIANG crew chief has 28-year Air Force career

HIANG crew chief has 28-year Air Force career

HIANG crew chief has 28-year Air Force career Tech. Sgt. Wayne Chen, a crew chief with the Hawaii Air National Guard (HIANG), is this week’s Hickam warrior. Chen has served as both an active duty and reserve Airman throughout his 28-year career. He is from Hawaii and when he isn’t on duty, he enjoys hiking, […]

NOSC PH Sailor becomes U.S. citizen

NOSC PH Sailor becomes U.S. citizen

Story and photos by MC2 (SW) Mark Logico Navy Region Hawaii Public Affairs A Sailor assigned to the Navy Operational Support Center, Pearl Harbor (NOSC PH) took his oath of citizenship in front of his family and co-workers at the U.S. Citizenship and Immigrations Services in Honolulu on Nov. 2. Engineman 2nd Class Moikeha J. […]

SrA Ison tracks aircrew requirements

SrA Ison tracks aircrew requirements

Story and photos by SrA Gustavo Gonzalez 15th Wing Public Affairs Senior Airman Matthew Ison, 96th Air Refueling Squadron aviation resource manager, is this week’s Hickam Warrior. He is responsible for maintaining the ARMS database which tracks aircrew flying and training requirements. “I ensure correct input and auditing of over 50 aircrew members’ training,” Ison […]