Joint Base Lewis-McChord will conduct day, evening and late-night artillery training throughout next week, Monday, Feb. 6 (6:30 am) through Friday, Feb. 10 (5 pm) day, evening and night using 155 mm Howitzer field artillery. One unit, 1st Battalion, 37th Field Artillery Regiment on JBLM, is scheduled to conduct battalion certification training with 155 mm Howitzer […]
By Staff Sgt. Bryan Dominique, I Corps Public Affairs JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. – Nearly 29 years after retiring as an infantry officer in the U.S. Army, a local Steilacoom Army Vet was awarded the Order of Saint Maurice, the highest honor an infantryman can receive from the National Infantry Association, Tuesday.
Joint Base Lewis-McChord will conduct late-night firing Tuesday, January 10 through Thursday January 12, 2017, 6:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. (continuously) using 120 mm mortars.
LAKEWOOD, WASH.–Evergreen Elementary students and staff started 2017 in a brand new school on their first day back at school after winter break on Tuesday, Jan. 3.
Caring for Kids is there for our kids and we are asking you to be there to support our major fundraiser. The Happy Hearts Dinner Auction will take place on Saturday, February 4 in the Sharon McGavick Center at Clover Park Technical College (4500 Steilacoom Blvd.) at 5:00 P.M. Tickets are $40.00. Please purchase tickets […]
This year’s Caring for Kids Holiday Fair helped 683 families in need. We had 165+ volunteers to help us set-up on Friday night and assemble the baskets for the families on Saturday. Along with their gift basket, each family received a ham and potatoes. Our work did not end on Saturday as we continued to […]
Submitted by Chas. Ames We no more than curbed ebola, then Zika came on a tourist visa. Jolly Old England voted to Brexit, then took the walk of shame the next day. Boy… we would never do something THAT stupid.
Submitted by Chas. Ames …seen around town…
Submitted by Laurie Lawhon If you like the sights and sounds of Christmas and the holidays, and you’re going to be in Lakewood, you’ll want to check out 7826 Agate Drive SW by December 31st. The house boasts lots of Christmas decor and plenty of characters, and this year Santa’s doing his best to climb […]
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. – For the first time in its 24-year history, Wreaths Across America, in a partnership with the Mary Ball Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution in Tacoma, has selected the Camp Lewis Cemetery on JBLM to receive wreaths during the National Wreaths Across America Day recognition ceremony beginning at […]