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Home from deployment, the hidden injury, the invisible battle September 11, 2009 — For Marines returning home from a deployment, adjusting from being deployed to now being home with family and friends isn’t always easy.  Marines may finally be safe and far from the war going on thousands of miles away, but for some the war within them is a new battle. Marines no longer need to fight the hidden battles of traumatic brain injury MORE
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Combat camera turns down service for MARADMIN 003/09 September 09, 2009 — Most Marines cannot quote a Marine Corps order off the top of their head, but Marines with Camp Lejeune’s Headquarters and Support Battalion’s base combat camera office can quote the Marine Administrative Message 003/09 as if it was written on the walls. MARADMIN 003/09 is the order that states when a Marine is getting their photograph taken for MORE
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Combat camera asks for height and weight verification September 09, 2009 — Most Marines cannot quote a Marine Corps order off the top of their head, but Marines with Camp Lejeune’s Headquarters and Support Battalion’s base combat camera office can quote the Marine Administrative Message 003/09 as if it was written on the walls. MARADMIN 003/09 is the order that states when a Marine is getting their photograph taken for MORE
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Service members may qualify for educational program August 26, 2009 — Some service members see their service as a career-long endeavor and often give decades of their working lives to the military.  Others develop valuable leadership skills and transition into civilian life.  Both are options, and now North Carolina universities are offering state residents leaving active service a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. MORE
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US Rep reads to children at base hospital August 18, 2009 — Several young children sat in miniature chairs around a table listening excitedly to stories, told of mouse adventures as in the United States government. U.S. Rep. Walter B. Jones (R-N.C.) visited Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune’s Pediatric Clinic to read a few books to a small group of children as part of the Reach Out and Read program, Aug. 4. The MORE
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One single blood donation saves three lives August 13, 2009 — What if you were told that by giving 10 minutes of your time to donate blood, just one pint, you could save the lives of a parent, spouse and sibling? Would you donate? What if you were told that you would be saving your parent, spouse and sibling? Whether in peacetime or war, there is always a need for blood, so to help increase the quantity MORE
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New childcare facility opens aboard Lejeune August 11, 2009 — Parents often have appointments to attend, or need a little break from the kids to pamper themselves or even just take care of the grocery list. Luckily due to a new child development center opening, there is a place to drop off the little ones while taking care of business.   The Hadnot Point Child Development Center on Marine Corps Base Camp MORE
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Lejeune surf camp hangs-10 with Quiksilver surfers August 10, 2009 — The weather was ideal for a day of surfing. The sun was high and shining bright, a nice warm breeze blew through the air and the water was cool to the skin; a great combination for day filled with fun. Although the North Carolina weather can be temperamental at times, there are still plenty of ideal days for surfing before the summer is over. As MORE
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Honored for service, contribution July 31, 2009 — For Jeanne R. Hawthorne, coming to Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune in 1997, was a big shock from what she was accustom to in Washington D.C.  Hawthorne recently received an award for her “outstanding service and professional accomplishments” while she served as the deputy director for Operations and Training with Marine Corps Installations – East MORE
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Softball: tryout for All-Marine team July 29, 2009 — Marines not only train hard, but they play hard as well, and for female Marines who enjoy softball, a great opportunity is right around the corner.  Master Gunnery Sgt. Dan Sullivan, the women’s softball coach for the All-Marine Softball team, will be visiting Camp Lejeune to hold a tryout session, Aug. 6. “I’m looking for female Marines that have MORE
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