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Connecting With History Through Community Service

ASAN, GUAM – U.S. Marines with Marine Corps Activity Guam conducted a beach cleanup, December 14, on Asan beach.

The event was an...

Commander, U.S. Indo-Pacific Command, Adm. Phil Davidson walks with local leaders of the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) prior to boarding a U.S. Air Force C-130J Super Hercules during Operation Christmas Drop 2018 on the island of Chuuk, FSM, Dec. 10, 2018. The visit allowed Davidson the opportunity to not only take in the OCD mission firsthand, but also share that experience with the local community. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Matthew Gilmore)

U.S. Indo-Pacific Forces Participate in Annual Operation Christmas Drop

Santa 21 returned to the “north pole” of Andersen Air Force Base, Guam after delivering three bundles to the island of Nama in the Federated...

New procedures to be implemented at U.S. Naval Hospital Guam Entry Control Point

SANTA RITA, Guam (Dec. 14, 2018) – Effective Dec. 17, new procedures for those with a Veterans Health Identification Card (VHIC) will be...

Additional guidance on taxable moving expenses for civilians

EDITOR'S NOTE: This article serves as an update to an article originally published, Nov. 20 "Moving expenses now taxable for civilian employees...

Commissaries announce holiday schedule

FORT LEE, Va. – Military commissaries will operate under a holiday schedule beginning Dec.24, the Defense Commissary Agency...

Photo by U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jordyn Diomede

USS Greeneville and Emory S. Land host Philippine delegates aboard ship, submarine during port visit

PUERTO PRINCESA, Republic of the Philippines – The crews of USS Greeneville (SSN 772) and the submarine tender USS Emory S. Land (AS 39) welcomed...

From left, Maj. Gen. John Gordy, commander, U.S. Air Force Expeditionary Center; Heather Coble, deputy chief of mission, Kolonia, Pohnpei and Federated States of Micronesia; Bruce Best, researcher, University of Guam; Brig. Gen. Gentry Boswell, commander, 36th Wing; and Col. Otis Jones, commander, 374th Airlift Wing push a box of humanitarian goods into a C-130 during the Operation Christmas Drop Push Ceremony at Andersen Air Force Base Dec. 10. During the ceremony, the first of nearly 100 boxes of humanita

Operation Christmas Drop Commemorated With Push Ceremony

ANDERSEN AIR FORCE BASE, GUAM -- Service members and civilians gathered to witness the ceremonial pushing of a box filled with humanitarian goods...

U.S. Navy photos by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Oliver Cole/Released

NBG Firefighter, Guam native attains highest certification

AGANA HEIGHTS, Guam (NNS) – “Saving lives is an amazing feeling,” said U.S. Naval Base Guam (NBG) Firefighter and Emergency Medical Technician (...

Vaccination is the primary method for preventing influenza and its complications and getting an annual influenza vaccine is the best way to protect yourself and your family from the flu. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Erica Knight)

Vaccination is the best defense against the flu

SAN ANTONIO – The recent Influenza Awareness Week, Dec. 2-8 educates military personnel about the potential impacts of influenza, or the flu, on...

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Matthew Gilmore

374th AMXS, the Airmen behind Operation Christmas Drop

Twenty-five tons of critical supplies airdropped to 56 Micronesian islands impacting more than 20,000 people. A tall task taken on by the...

A member of the Philippines Air Force ties a knot to secure a T-10 parachute onto a Low-Cost, Low-Altitude bundle during bundle building day at Operation Christmas Drop 2018 at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, Dec. 8, 2018. In continuing to train with its allies, the U.S. Air Force and its partners deter aggression, increase shared operational capacity, and maintain peace and stability in the Indo-Asia Pacific region. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Matthew Gilmore)

Let's Get Ready to Bundle!

Servicemembers from the U.S. Air Force, Japan Air-Self Defense Force (Koku Jietai), Royal Australian Air Force and volunteers from the local...

Last Chance: TRICARE, Federal Benefits Open Season Ends Monday

Open season ends next week. The deadline is Monday, Dec. 10, 2018 for both TRICARE Open...

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