A crowd of approximately 50 people gathered outside the company operations facility for a casing ceremony of the 502nd Military Intelligence Battalion, 201st Expeditionary Military Intelligence Brigade May 17.
Now in its 66th year, Armed Forces Day makes for a spectacular event on JBLM.
Secretary of Defense Ash Carter swore in Eric Fanning as Secretary of the Army during a ceremony at the Pentagon May 18.
Approximately 700 Soldiers from the 17th Field Artillery Brigade gathered at Carey Theater for safety and resiliency training May 20.
Nearly 500 students earned degrees from local and online colleges and universities at the 29th annual JBLM College Graduation at Clover Park Technical College’s McGavick Center May 13.
Because chaplains are noncombative, they rely on enlisted personnel to provide tactical support such as casualty medical care and force protection in a combat environment.
Sergeant Kayci Landes, an AH-64 attack helicopter maintainer from Joint Base Lewis-McChord, will attend training in October to become the Army’s first female cavalry scout reenlistee.
Mike Fried has been a full-time volunteer for the 201st Expeditionary Military Intelligence Brigade for 20 years and doesn’t plan to stop anytime soon.
JBLM’s 2016 Days of Remembrance event for victims of the Holocaust took place May 5 at Carey Theater.
Maj. Gen. James Johnson, Air Force Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Office director, visited Joint Base Lewis-McChord for the 2nd annual McChord Field Sexual Assault Legal Workshop April 26.
Pride Week on Joint Base Lewis-McChord includes the annual Spring Cleanup event when service members went out to the training areas across the installation to clean up items that have been dumped illegally.
Sexual abuse survivors shared stories during Madigan Army Medical Center staff members during Sexual Assault Awareness Prevention Month “Survivor Experience” at Joint Base Lewis-McChord April 28.
During a recent retirement briefing at French Theater, service members got a brief glimpse into the new retirement system that will take effect in 2018.
About 100 volunteers, service members and their families gathered for the 3rd annual Take Back the Night community walk on Joint Base Lewis-McChord April 21.
Awards LuncheonPublished: 12:59PM April 28th, 2016
The following people were award winners at the JBLM Volunteers of the Year awards luncheon at the Club at McChord Field Thursday.
More than $35,000 in scholarships were awarded to 20 people at the McChord Spouses Club’s 4th annual Shoot for the Stars scholarship reception Sunday at the American Lake Conference Center on Joint Base Lewis-McChord.
Civic leaders heard from JBLM officials Monday regarding a shift in the training rhythm on the joint base and Yakima Training Center.
Service members participated in the “I Was There” film workshop at Joint Base Lewis-McChord April 11 to 14. The four-day event provided Soldiers the tools needed to effectively communicate with their loved ones through a creative short film.
“Developing character, living the Army Values and why and how we serve” was the theme to the second annual Junior Leaders Army Profession Symposium April 13 at Joint Base Lewis-McChord.
Doves were released at recent Gold Star Wives luncheon at the Tacoma Yacht Club.
Senior Airman Jonathan McGregor, 62nd Operation Support Squadron aircrew flight equipment technician, was selected to become an officer as part of the Leaders Encouraging Airmen Development program.
More than 20 Soldiers and Airmen from Joint Base Lewis-McChord stood on the field with members from the Seattle Mariners and the visiting Oakland Athletics.
WASHINGTON, D.C. All positions in 19 series armor, 11 series infantry and the 13F forward observer specialty in the Army are open to women.
Air Force starts a new form of the Sexual Assault Prevention and Response training that Airmen will receive each year.
EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. Air Force Research Laboratory’s C-17 Drag Reduction Program is using C-17 on loan from Joint Base Lewis-McChord to reduce drag, which saves fuel and, ultimately, money.
Gold Star Spouses’ Day of Remembrance is scheduled for Saturday.
WASHINGTON, D.C. The 81st Brigade Combat Team, of the Washington Army National Guard, headquartered in Seattle. They will be associated with the 7th Infantry Division at Joint Base Lewis-McChord. Twenty-seven select Army National Guard and Reserve units will soon train more closely with active-duty Soldiers in a program known as Associated Units.
MAXWELL AIR FORCE BASE, Ala. Original members of the Tuskegee Airmen, their families and supporters gathered Montgomery, Ala., to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Tuskegee Airmen Experience March 22. Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Mark A. Welsh III was made an honorary member of the Tuskegee Airmen.
WASHINGTON, D.C. A U.S. Airman from Joint Force Command Brunssum in the Netherlands and members of the Airman’s family were injured in an attack at the Brussels airport Tuesday, Air Force officials said.
WASHINGTON, D.C. U.S. Senate hosts a panel on Women’s History March 17 in Washington, D.C.