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.
Theres plenty to do on Joint Base Lewis-McChord throughout the week and into the weekend for families and singles.
Students visit and get cultural lessons at the Lewis Army Museum.
Now in its 10th year, Key, Peninsula Middle Schools NASA Explorer program continues to educate students while impacting their futures as they venture into college.
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD Biblical characters Moses and Miriam helped around 150 children, ages 5-12, explore what life was like in biblical times during the Wilderness Escape Vacation Bible School event at the Lewis Main Chapel July 14-18.
The Washington State Department of Veterans Affairs has named Clover Park Technical Colleges veterans navigator Jonathan Wagner the 2013- 14 Vet Corps Member of the Year
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD Capes and masks, ranging in color from Batman-black to Iron Man red, will be flooding through Soldiers Field House Saturday.
WASHINGTON, D.C. The Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center has released new clinical recommendations and support tools to assist in the identification and treatment of a sleep disturbance occurring in patients after a concussion (mild traumatic brain injury or mTBI).
More than 50 Soldiers at Joint Base Lewis-McChord recently graduated from a four-week Master Fitness Training Course focusing on the latest methods for Army physical readiness.
NATICK, Mass. The Red Sox Foundation and Massachusetts General Hospital Home Base Program will hold its fifth annual Run to Home Base, presented by New Balance, Saturday at historic Fenway Park in Boston. More than 2,000 runners and walkers hundreds of active-duty military and military family members in their ranks will take part to raise funds and awareness for programs that support veterans and their families healing from post-traumatic stress and traumatic brain injury.
WASHINGTON, D.C. The Army-led Future Vertical Lift program is being developed to replace the services aging helicopter fleet, and the aircraft of other services, at some point in the future.
WASHINGTON, D.C. Eighteen months ago, the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command began migrating education content to the dotcom cloud, a commercially operated bank of servers.
NATICK, Mass. A light bulb drawn over someones head usually symbolizes an idea but could the type of light bulb, or type of lighting, actually affect how well someone is able to think?
Warm and dry summer nights make for great camping conditions, and theres plenty of choice spots near Joint Base Lewis-McChord.
WASHINGTON, D.C. Air Force leaders want Airmen to share their stories with the world so they designed the 2014 American Airman Video Contest with that purpose in mind.
Beach yourself along the water while the weathers good. Its an unspoken Washington truism for the brief summer window of July and August, and beaches here and in Oregon are just waiting for your bare feet.
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD Professional skateboarder Torey Pudwill was surprised to find that there is a skateboarding community in the military especially at Joint Base Lewis-McChord.
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD For 60 years, Air Force Entertainment has gathered some of the most talented musicians, vocalists and dancers for a world tour. This year as with most, the tour included a June 18 stop at Hangar 9 on JBLMs McChord Field.
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD Dozens of Airmen got the chance to be on the other side of the interview table with employers like Starbucks and Microsoft June 20 on Joint Base Lewis-McChord.
For Col. John OBrien, being healthy was part of his job; as the Chief of the Department of Operational Medicine and Deployment Health at Madigan Army Medical Center, he focused on Soldier health and wellness
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD With spring showing its brightest colors and weather warming up, its easy to see how the topic of safety can get lost among thoughts of summer trips to the beach.
SEATTLE When a young man or woman takes the Oath of Enlistment to join the United States military, the usual setting is not in front of more than 22,000 baseball fans as it was for 10 enlistees June 13 at Safeco Field in Seattle.
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD Networking can lead to mentorship opportunities or even new jobs. For two sergeants major, networking led to a unique training opportunity for more than 200 Soldiers at Joint Base Lewis-McChord.
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD Before the sun rises each day, Andrea Mullin is already up ready to greet the day. If shes lucky, shes gotten little more than six hours of sleep before shes busy getting her three daughters ready for school.
The Northwest is flush with music this time of year, with mass concerts almost every weekend from now through Labor Day.
BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan Seventeen years ago, a young Kenyan girl and her family embarked on a 7,000-mile journey to America; they hoped for a better life, a brighter future and the opportunity to succeed.
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD French toast bacon cupcakes ... with wasabi powder glaze. Imagine that as part of a three-course meal cooked up on a Mobile Kitchen Trailer outside of Joint Base Lewis-McChords American Lake Conference Center.
Two Joint Base Lewis-McChord residents are on very different academic paths, but they share an ambition to work on inspiring projects and recently, they were recognized accordingly.
CHUNGCHEONG, South Korea For 4th Attack Reconnaissance Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment, an air cavalry squadron that flies OH-58D Kiowa helicopters, the event was a last hoorah before wrapping up its nine-month tour on the peninsula and returning to their home station on Joint Base Lewis-McChord.
KENT A Gold Star wife was honored during a ceremony prior to the Combat Dual Major and Home Run Derby Softball Tournament held May 30 at Russell Road Park in Kent.