Westside Story – On The Road 75 Years Later – Part 3

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If you missed Westside Story – On The Road 75 Years Later – Part 2, consider clicking on the blue link to catch up.

During the summer of 1965 I survived learning some life lessons that serve me well to this day. There are two ways to learn things; the easy way and the hard way. I learned these lessons the hard way while serving as a college scholarship intern for James S. Kemper Insurance Company in Chicago, Illinois. [Read more…]

JBLM Joint Base change of command, Wednesday, 10 a.m.

JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. – Col. H. Charles Hodges, Jr. will relinquish command of Joint Base Lewis-McChord to Col. Daniel S. Morgan, in a change of command ceremony scheduled for 10 a.m. Wednesday in Hangar 9, JBLM McChord Field.

Col. Hodges has been the joint base commander since August 2012. The joint base commander manages the day-to-day operation of Joint Base Lewis-McChord on behalf of the war-fighting units assigned here. [Read more…]