Airmen and Soldiers from Joint Base Lewis-McChord practiced amphibious special-operations tactics during a water training exercise at American Lake July 14 and 15.
After 15 years of serving in the military, Master Sgt. Leroy A. Petry is embracing retirement.
Newly promoted leaders skills tested at Joint Base Lewis-McChord.
Joint Base Lewis-McChord Parents were spinning, dancing and jumping almost as much as their children July 18 and 19, during the United Service Organizations Sesame Street Experience for Military Families on Joint Base Lewis-McChord.
JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas There were 439 Airmen selected for promotion via the supplemental promotion process, Air Force Personnel Center officials announced July 17.
WASHINGTON, D.C. The U.S. Air Force released its Long Range Strike Bomber, or LRS-B, request for proposal to industry July 9 with a contract award expected in spring 2015.
QUANTICO, Va. The U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command recently launched a new centralized recruiting program, which features an online-application process aimed at recruiting qualified Soldiers to become CID special agents.
The 446th Airlift Wing on Joint Base Lewis-McChord will have a new face in the near future, and he has ties to the Pacific Northwest.
ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. The 20th CBRNE Command, the U.S. Armys only formation tasked with integrated chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and explosive ordnance disposal operations, demonstrated its readiness, agility and adaptability during Exercise Atropian Phoenix in June.
SEATTLE The Gold Star Wives of America, Inc. held their 69th annual convention in Seattle Saturday to elect new leadership and board members.
ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. The Army is creating a standard marketplace of tactical communications hardware to support the Common Operating Environment initiative and deliver a familiar and intuitive experience for Soldiers.
The next phase in the Madigan Pharmacy updates will be implemented in the upcoming days, and patient awareness of the changes will help to lessen both confusion and wait times.
By now, active duty family members living within a 30-minute drive from Madigan Army Medical Center, and who currently see a primary care provider in the TRICARE Prime Network, should have received a letter reassigning them to a Madigan clinic.
Joint Base Lewis-McChord Pershing Circle, the roundabout in front of Joint Base Lewis-McChords Headquarters Building, Bldg. 1010 on Lewis Main, is closing for repairs starting the second week in August. It will not reopen until construction is complete, some time in December.
YAKIMA For Lt. Col. Jason Evers, coming to take command of Joint Base Lewis-McChords Yakima Training Center felt like a homecoming.
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD Active and retired service members hit the catwalk during a fashion show held at the Lewis Main Exchange on Joint Base Lewis McChord.
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD Senior Enlisted Adviser for the Army and Air Force Exchange Service, Chief Master Sgt. Tony Pearson, visited Joint Base Lewis McChord July 15-18
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD With the weather warming up, its nice to know the water in bottles, glasses and cups around Joint Base Lewis-McChord is safe to drink.
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD service members through the Joint Base Lewis-McChord Service Member for Life Transition Assistance Program in a nine-month period, Patterson-UTI Drilling Company LLC is one of JBLMs biggest employers of transitioning service members.
ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. Soldiers, Marines, Sailors and Airmen all agree: They like the look and feel of the new M50 respirator, said U.S. Army Edgewood Chemical Biological Center, who developed the masks.
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD An aircraft fire is not an event anyone in the Air Force wishes for, but it can come in handy for a service members to get the real-world training of fighting a fire.
FORT DETRICK, Md. A team of scientists can scan the surface of severely burned skin, creates a three-dimensional map of the wound with a laser, and then print skin cells onto the patient using a 3-D bioprinter.
Is it possible to make an appointment with the Staff Judge Advocate Legal Office over the phone?
WASHINGTON, D.C. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is exploring the possibility of partnering with the private sector for projects involving Americas waterways and ports.
FORT LEAVENWORTH, Kan. The Army wants to put the right people in the right jobs at the right time; especially with shrinking budgets, manpower and an uncertain global-security environment, but does it do that very well?
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD Dressed head to toe in American flag print clothes Army Privates Joseph Pedicone, Thomas Bland and Jacob Ayala marched around Freedom Fest waving an American flag and stopping periodically to pose for pictures with other attendees of the Fourth of July event.
WASHINGTON, D.C. Foster Farms is recalling an unspecified amount of its chicken products, including some sold at McChord Field's Commissary, because the products may be contaminated with a strain of salmonella Heidelberg, according to a Department of Defense All Food and Drug Activity message sent July 9.
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD The Armys Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention program aims to synchronize and professionalize victim advocacy services by establishing SHARP Resource Centers on military installations across the globe.
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD Nestled between rows of Firebirds, Cadillacs and hot rods, Spc. Nicholas Drossos 1972 Volkswagen was parked instilling raised eyebrows and scary comments from onlookers.
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD Shannon Vernon and her nine-year-old daughter Sophia move like a well-oiled machine. Every third Thursday of the month they bring four pounds of hamburger meat, eight ounces of shredded cheese, two cans of refried beans, lettuce, tomato, onions, sour cream and salsa to the Fisher House.