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Successful PCS'ing starts with good planning

Story by Karen Iwamoto on 05/19/2017 WHEELER ARMY AIRFIELD Whether Soldiers and families are making their first permanent change of station move or have been doing it for years, they're almost certain to encounter challenges along the way. "There are just so many moving parts to juggle," said 1st Lt.
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8th TSC selects its next competitors for Best Warrior Competition

Story by SGT Jon Heinrich on 05/13/2017 SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii Three Soldiers with 8th Theater Sustainment Command just completed the week-long Best Warrior Competition May 8-12 at Schofield Barracks. Sergeant Gene Calantoc, 130th Engineer Brigade, Spc. Thomas MacDonald, 130th En. Bde. and Spc. Avaristo Quintana, 8th Military Police Brigade, competed
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U.S. Army Pacific Hosts G-8 Synchronization Conference

Story by Russell Dodson on 04/28/2017 The two-day event laid out a mutual understanding of USARPAC priorities and provided an update of Army resource enterprise programs and discussions on planning for the upcoming fiscal year budget. "If we're not getting the most out of every dollar for readiness, I can't
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U.S. Army Pacific Posthumously Presents Purple Heart to WWII Philippine Scout

FORT SHAFTER, Hawaii- During the turmoil and chaos of post-World War II Philippines, the Purple Heart medal posthumously awarded to Private First Class Adriano Alagon was lost until today, when a replica of that precious medal was placed back in family hands. Gen. Robert B. Brown, Commanding General, United States
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8th TSC honors retirees during Celebration of Service

Story by SGT Jon Heinrich on 04/13/2017 FORT SHAFTER, Hawaii With a combined total of more than 348 years of selfless service to our nation and the commands and Soldiers they served with, 14 leaders from the 8th Theater Sustainment Command were recognized for their dedication during a Celebration of
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Meet your Army: Chief Warrant Officer uses leadership abilities learned from athletics to better Army career

Story by SSG Michael Behlin on 04/11/2017 "I wouldn't necessarily call it advice, but my high school basketball coach, Joe Cortez, taught me a strong work ethic. He always said, If you work hard and put forth your best effort, you can accomplish anything. You can't control the talents you
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