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U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Randall W. Ramaswamy/Released

HSC-25 Medevac Exercise

PACIFIC OCEAN (August 23, 2018) - Naval Air Crewman (Helicopter) 2nd Class Jacob Ward, acting crew chief and rescue swimmer assigned to Helicopter...

National Preparedness Month: Commissary patrons can save much on their critical supplies

To watch a video on DeCA’s YouTube page about saving money on the purchase of emergency supplies at your commissary, go to ...

Find treasure with geocaching

Childhood is often filled with dreams of adventures in faraway places and quests for hidden treasure. Unfortunately, as we age, we learn to put...
On July 23, 12 U.S. commissaries began selling the new merchandise as part of an initial trial phase. Now, the Defense Department is charged with studying whether whiskey, vodka and other distilled spirits could join the lineup at the stores. (LEON COOK/STARS AND STRIPES)

Could commissaries finally sell liquor? A Pentagon study will determine it

WASHINGTON – Military commissaries started selling wine and beer in the summer.

Now, the Defense Department is charged with studying...

Senior Airman Quay Drawdy poses for a photo about mental health awareness and the stressors of being in the military Aug. 23, 2018, at Kadena Air Base, Japan. Mental health awareness is a crucial component of the comprehensive airman fitness model, commonly known as the "four pillars." (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Greg Erwin)

A sound mind

KADENA AIR BASE, Japan -- Maintaining a healthy balance between work stressors, personal stressors and being away from family and friends can be...

U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Matthew R. White/released

Sister Village Kickoff

BARRIGADA, Guam (Aug. 18, 2018) - Sailors assigned to the 30th Naval Construction Regiment dance along with entertainers during the welcome fiesta...

The 2018 United Plane Pull event to be held on Sep. 15

Compete for a worthy cause
 
Join us as we tow the line to save lives in this year's 13th annual Plane Pull...
An airman uses a self-checkout kiosk inside the commissary at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2018.  ALLEN ONSTOTT/STARS AND STRIPES

New technology could eliminate long checkout lines for military shoppers

Exchange and commissary operators on overseas military bases are looking at new technology that could put an end to long checkout lines.

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6 tips to travel green

It may be hard to “go green,” especially when traveling. However, imagine how much cleaner your favorite major city maybe if there wasn’t...

How ready is your child for the new school year?

Backpack and supplies –check! So, what’s left to do before going back to school? How about finding out how well your child has learned...

Stopping smoking can be difficult, but healthy living is a daily effort. Take command of your health today. (U.S. Army graphic by Karin Martinez)

Getting off tobacco road leads to renewed relief

I always thought about quitting smoking. I hated the taste, the smell on my clothes, the constant coughing and belabored breathing. But I...

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