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Gunny Claus spreads Christmas cheer, visits military families December 19, 2013 — Assigned to the 1st Reindeer Division, Marine Corps Base North Pole, Gunny Claus visited local service members and their families to spread Christmas cheer at the USO of North Carolina Jacksonville Center, Dec. 14.More than 300 service members and their families shared their wish list with Gunny Claus and his patented Dress Reds over MORE
New system to help alert base community of emergencies December 19, 2013 — Tragedies like the Fort Hood and Washington Naval Yard shootings are reminders violence can sometimes be present aboard a government facility, but a new system will assist in keeping all base residents safe and informed.AtHoc, a mass notification system, is being implemented aboard all Marine Corps installations to provide better security and MORE
REACH offers Wounded Warriors promising futures December 19, 2013 — The Marine Corps motto of Semper Fidelis reigns true for those participating in the Reintegrate, Educate and Advance Combatants in Healthcare program at the Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune Naval Hospital.The REACH program assists wounded service members transitioning from active duty to the civilian work force obtain skills for employment.“This MORE
Marines, sailors honor fallen one wreath at a time December 14, 2013 — More than 50 Marines and sailors with Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune’s Single Marine Program meticulously placed dozens of wreaths honoring a few of the thousands buried throughout the white gravestone-dotted hills of Arlington National Cemetery during Wreaths Across America Day, Dec. 14.Service members traveled to Arlington, Va., America’s most MORE
Marines trade tanks for golf carts December 10, 2013 — Marines with 2nd Tank Battalion, 2nd Marine Division, conducted tank maneuvers and tactics using golf carts at the Paradise Point Golf Complex, aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, Dec. 10.Charlie Company tank commanders utilized golf carts to practice tactics at the platoon and company level. The golf carts enabled 2nd Tanks to conserve money MORE
Devilpups defeat Lady Gators 59-45 December 04, 2013 — Lejeune High School’s girls’ varsity basketball team defeated Spring Creek 59-45 in a nonconference match, aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, Nov. 26.The Devilpups started off strong, but lost their momentum in the second quarter, where Spring Creek took advantage to try to catch up. The Devilpups regrouped at half time and powered through, MORE
Military spouses gain knowledge during Career Prep Rally December 04, 2013 — Military spouses attended the three-day Career Prep Rally at the Career Resources Training Center aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, Dec. 2.The Family Member Employment Assistance Program and the Military Spouse Foundation, a non-profit organization, education and entrepreneurial center, hosted the workshop.The course was designed to fit into MORE
New Marine Corps legal program defends victims’ rights December 04, 2013 — The Victims Legal Counsel Organization is a new program mandated by the Secretary of Defense to all military branches to provide legal representation, advice and protection of all victims’ rights.VLCO was implemented through Department of Defense instruction 1030.2 to protect all victims of any crimes under the Uniformed Code of Military Justice MORE
Lejeune’s story retold in new novel December 04, 2013 — Retired Maj. Ralph Stoney Bates Sr. is slated to visit Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune to promote his book “A Marine Called Gabe,” a novel on the legend of Lt. Gen. John A. Lejeune at the Marine Corps Exchange aboard base, Dec. 5-8.Bates will visit the base with hopes to meet today’s Marines and share the inspiring story of Lejeune. After dedicating MORE