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JBLM Command Sgt. Maj. Richard T. Mulryan, left, congratulates Pierce College graduate Kelvin Disla-Pena during the annual JBLM Combined College and University Graduation ceremony at Clover Park Technical College in Lakewood May 12.

30th annual JBLM Combined College and University Graduation

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One hundred and eighty of the 600 2017 JBLM graduates and their friends and family members celebrated the earning of degrees and certificates at a ceremony at Clover Park Technical College May 12.


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Published: 01:40PM May 18th, 2017

More than 800 service members, family members, veterans and civilians ran through several mud-related obstacles during the 2017 Joint Base Lewis-McChord Down and Dirty Mud Run May 13 outside of Soldiers Field House on Lewis Main.


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JBLM Centennial

Published: 01:39PM May 18th, 2017

Rocky Marciano compiled one of the most impressive boxing careers with a 49-0 record and retired as World Heavyweight Champion. But he got his start while stationed at Fort Lewis in 1946 with no previous boxing experience or training.


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The Lady Dragons

Published: 01:37PM May 18th, 2017

FORT BRAGG, N.C. — For Army Capt. Octavia Blackwell, a signal officer in the 92nd Civil Affairs Battalion (Airborne), Fort Bragg, N.C., life is truly remarkable. Not only has she found a calling in the military, but she also plays basketball, which has been the constant in her life and has provided a wealth of adventure.


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Published: 01:58PM May 18th, 2017

I cannot stress this message enough, do not try to beat these trains — because you will not.

Published: 09:17AM May 17th, 2017

During the conference, the importance of total force contributions to AMC operations was emphasized by AMC leadership.

Published: 01:15PM May 4th, 2017

I want to say thank you to not only my children but, all military children for their never ending love and support for their service member, because I know without it, I wouldn’t be able to do what I do daily.


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McChord Field

Published: 02:12PM May 18th, 2017

Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Pierce County and local city officials participated in the signing of a memorandum of agreement for a plan in action to create a proper North Clear Zone for McChord Field during the South Sound Military and Communities Partnership council meeting May 11 at Eagles Pride Golf Course.


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Kids Understanding Deployment Operations

Published: 02:11PM May 18th, 2017

The JBLM Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation hosted a Kids Understanding Deployment Operations event for nearly 140 Joint Base Lewis-McChord children Saturday.


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Pierce County Law Enforcement Memorial

Published: 03:41PM May 11th, 2017

The Pierce County Law Enforcement Memorial took place at Clover Park Technical College May 3.


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JBLM Armed Forces Day Celebration

Published: 01:34PM May 18th, 2017

A variety of activities, games and displays will be available at Armed Forces Day at both Cowan and Memorial Stadiums Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Open to the public, the event includes military static displays, historical re-enactments and an abundance of games and carnival rides.


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Mother’s Day Events

Published: 03:06PM May 11th, 2017

There are several ways around the South Sound to celebrate and honor loved ones this Mother’s Day.

Local Farmers Markets

Published: 12:55PM May 4th, 2017

Spring sunshine and local flowers, veggies and fruit seem to suggest it’s time for the opening of several local farmers markets.

Corporate Fellowship Program

Published: 01:12PM May 4th, 2017

Training for the Hiring our Heroes Corporate Fellowship Program is set for Wednesday to July 28.

Veteran and Wounded Warrior Hiring Summit

Published: 01:10PM May 4th, 2017

Naval Sea Systems Command will host the seventh annual Veteran and Wounded Warrior Hiring and Support Summit May 23 and 24 at the Double Tree Hilton Hotel — Seattle-Tacoma Airport in Seattle. Employers meet for a summit to discuss hiring from the military talent pool on the first day, followed by an open hiring fair accepting walk-in interviews.

JBLM College Graduation Ceremony

Published: 01:09PM May 4th, 2017

Graduates from eight resident schools and 32 off-base colleges and universities will walk in JBLM’s college graduation ceremony at Clover Park Technical College May 12.


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Madigan Research Day

Published: 03:19PM May 11th, 2017

Although only 18 research projects were presented at the event, more than 100 were submitted for consideration and 50 projects were highlighted as poster displays.


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Nutrition and Health

Published: 09:22AM May 17th, 2017

Fresh herbs are a great way to add flavor, color, and interest to your meals, all without adding extra calories.


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Practice Greenhealth Environmental Excellence

Published: 09:13AM May 16th, 2017

Although for seven years in a row, Madigan has been awarded several of Practice Greenhealth’s Environmental Excellence awards, 2017 marks Madigan’s first time receiving the highest award in the Partner for Change award echelon, the Emerald Award.

Published: 08:52AM July 28th, 2014

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Published: 02:47PM July 24th, 2014

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