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Fightertown pilots step up their game

Fri, 07/06/2012 - 10:56am
  Fightertown pilots and weapons system offi­cers graduated from the Marine Division Tactics Course at the Officers’ Club, Friday. Graduates, course in­structors and family mem­bers raised a glass after the ceremony to celebrate the completion o ...

Marines, Romanian soldiers exchange contingency operation tactics

Fri, 07/06/2012 - 7:11am
Marines with 3rd Platoon, Ground Combat Element, Black Sea Rotational Force 12, participated in a tactics exchange with Romanian soldiers in Timisoara, Romania. “This training is a great opportunity to exchange information about our tactics and ...

Marines partner with the National Association of Black Journalists

Thu, 07/05/2012 - 8:01am
Journalism is a challenging profession that requires a level of technical polish, which can take years to attain. An early start in those technical aspects can separate the good journalists from the great ones. Alongside academe and industr ...

Marines partner with the National Association of Black Journalists

Tue, 07/03/2012 - 1:01pm
Journalism is a challenging profession that requires a level of technical polish, which can take years to attain. An early start in those technical aspects can separate the good journalists from the great ones. Alongside academe and industr ...

Marines, Romanians exchange contingency operation tactics

Tue, 07/03/2012 - 8:26am
Marines with 3rd Platoon, Ground Combat Element, Black Sea Rotational Force 12, participated in a tactics exchange with Romanian soldiers in Timisoara, Romania. “This training is a great opportunity to exchange information about our tactics and ...

Cherry Point's Semper Fit receives 7th excellence award

Tue, 07/03/2012 - 8:26am
Marine Corps Community Services Cherry Points Semper Fit Health Promotions and Fitness Facilities brought home its seventh gold star level, Navy Surgeon General's Blue "H" Award. The Blue "H" Award has three levels, the gold star, which is the h ...

Leadership from the bottom up, Kavich a shining example

Tue, 07/03/2012 - 8:26am
He may barely be past his teenage years, but he has the experience and judgement to lead Marines on the battlefield and into the maw of danger. Lance Cpl. Theodore Kavich, a fire team leader with 3rd platoon, Company G., Battalion Landing Team 2n ...

Explosive Ordnance Disposal teams provide critical support to infantry company

Tue, 07/03/2012 - 8:26am
The Sangin District of Helmand Province, Afghanistan is infamous for being an insurgent stronghold. Throughout the past several years, coalition forces have engaged and eliminated multiple enemy fighters. Currently, Company B, 1st Battalion, 7th ...

Marines, Romanians exchange contingency operation tactics

Tue, 07/03/2012 - 6:21am
Marines with 3rd Platoon, Ground Combat Element, Black Sea Rotational Force 12, participated in a tactics exchange with Romanian soldiers in Timisoara, Romania. “This training is a great opportunity to exchange information about our tactics and ...

Leadership from the bottom up, Kavich a shining example

Mon, 07/02/2012 - 6:26pm
He may barely be past his teenage years, but he has the experience and judgement to lead Marines on the battlefield and into the maw of danger. Lance Cpl. Theodore Kavich, a fire team leader with 3rd platoon, Company G., Battalion Landing Team 2n ...

Cherry Point's Semper Fit receives 7th excellence award

Mon, 07/02/2012 - 11:50am
Marine Corps Community Services Cherry Points Semper Fit Health Promotions and Fitness Facilities brought home its seventh gold star level, Navy Surgeon General's Blue "H" Award. The Blue "H" Award has three levels, the gold star, which is the h ...

2nd Medical Battalion Master Sgt. retires after 22 faithful years

Fri, 06/29/2012 - 3:31pm
The Marine Corps said farewell to a 22-year veteran during an elaborate retirement ceremony here, June 29. Master Sgt. Keith Granberry, the sergeant major of 2nd Medical Battalion, Combat Logistics Regiment 25, 2nd Marine Logistics Group, brought ...

Fallen Marine not forgotten

Fri, 06/29/2012 - 3:31pm
Marines and sailors with 8th Engineer Support Battalion, 2nd Marine Logistics Group filled the pews of the Protestant Chapel here, June 29, during a memorial service to commemorate the life of one of their own. Staff Sgt. Joseph D’Augustine, an E ...

Kosher bagels and hungry Marines: Cleveland citizen provides lunch to more than 50 Marines

Fri, 06/29/2012 - 2:41pm
CLEVELAND – After the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, the United States began its greatest mobilization of troops the nation had ever seen.  Trains began delivering multitudes of servicemembers across the country to various military bases.  Feeding ...

Gordon assumes command of Marine Tactical Electronic Warfare Squadron 1, Seagraves bids farewell

Fri, 06/29/2012 - 12:13pm
Maj. Joshua S. K. Gordon assumed command of Marine Tactical Electronic Warfare Squadron 1 from Lt. Col. Chandler P. Seagraves during a ceremony at the squadron's hangar aboard Cherry Point, Friday. Seagraves stands down to assume the duties as t ...

Marine Engineers build outpost for special operations forces

Fri, 06/29/2012 - 12:12pm
Marines and sailors from Charlie Company, 8th Engineer Support Battalion, 1st Marine Logistics Group (Forward) fortified an Afghan compound during a two-week operation in order to create a suitable village stability platform (VSP) for members of Spe ...

2nd Marine Logistics Group brings veterans together for fun in the sun

Fri, 06/29/2012 - 11:46am
Marines and sailors who recently returned from a deployment with 2nd Marine Logistics Group, in support of International Security Assistance Force operations, reunited for a day of fun in the sun at Onslow Beach here, June 28. Many of the Marines ...

Explosive Ordnance Disposal teams provide critical support to infantry company

Fri, 06/29/2012 - 10:56am
The Sangin District of Helmand Province, Afghanistan is infamous for being an insurgent stronghold. Throughout the past several years, coalition forces have engaged and eliminated multiple enemy fighters. Currently, Company B, 1st Battalion, 7th ...

Inside the mind: Warriors with non-visible injuries look forward, Marine Corps pushes for progress

Fri, 06/29/2012 - 9:42am
From the outside looking in, Staff Sgt. Brian Murphy is an outspoken, motivated Marine. On the inside, he is learning to come to terms with a traumatic brain injury that is part of his everyday life. Due to the increasing number of Marines being ...

Combat Logistics Battalion 4 supports SOTF-W

Fri, 06/29/2012 - 8:51am
Marines and sailors with Alpha Company, Combat Logistics Battalion 4, 1st Marine Logistics Group (Forward), transported equipment and supplies to a village stability platform (VSP) during a combat logistics patrol in the Helmand River Valley, June 2 ...