As U.S. Navy ships conduct naval surface fire training off Onslow Beach, a Navy boat crew is stationed in the Intracoastal Waterway on Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune to protect any incoming vessels from the dangers of live-fire training. Assigned to Headquarters and Support Battalion, the cr… Read more

Thomas Phillips, deputy assistant chief of staff, Marine Corps Installations East-Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, retired after 45 years of federal service in and out of uniform, upholding the highest traditions of the Marine Corps and the naval service during a ceremony on MCB Camp Lejeune,… Read more

Instructors come from many walks of life; they often teach us things we don't know we need. Almost everyone can recall that one instructor or teacher who made an impact on them. For U.S. Marine Corps Capt. Anthony Gantt, an instructor for the Naval ROTC Program at the University of Texas-Aus… Read more

Midshipman had the chance to live fire a variety of different weapons during the Career Orientation Training for Midshipmen (CORTRAMID) Marine Week on Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, July 25. The purpose of CORTRAMID is to expose students to opportunities in the Fleet Marine Forces and gener… Read more

The 38th Commandant of the Marine Corps, Gen. David H. Berger, and the 19th Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps, Sgt. Maj. Troy E. Black, visited Marines with II Marine Expeditionary Force, Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune and Marine Corps Air Station New River July 30, 2019. Read more

Gen. David H. Berger, Commandant of the Marine Corps, and Sgt. Maj. Troy E. Black, Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps touched down on Marine Corps Air Station New River, July 29. Berger and Black will be conducting their first command visit of MCAS New River and Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeun… Read more

U.S. Marines, with the Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point Single Marine Program (SMP), volunteered their time and effort to reconstruct the Kidsville playground beside the New Bern Parks and Recreation Center, North Carolina, July 18.   Read more

In the weeks leading up to the U.S. Marine Corps Open Wrestling Championships in April of this year, 1st Lt. Stephanie Simon would wake up before sunrise to step on a wrestling mat and pour herself into her training. She trained with the All-Marine Wrestling Team in her free time, exercised … Read more

Over the next month, midshipmen will gain a firsthand appreciation for the U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corps, which have the finest warfighting capabilities the world has ever known. They will be out of the university environment and will have the opportunity to learn things about their chosen… Read more

Peak permanent change of station (PCS) season is in full swing for Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune and Marine Corps Air Station New River residents. PCS'ing is stressful enough without Marines and Sailors having to worry about how to dispose of their household hazardous materials. Read more

The U.S. Marine Corps Master Sgt. Paul Woyshner-originated motto “Once a Marine, always a Marine” brings pride and honor to every individual who has earned their Eagle, Globe and Anchor. The spirit of this is embraced by every Marine who performs Military Funeral Honors (MFH) for all Marines… Read more

Public Notice: Both the Mile Hammock Bay boat launch and the Landing Zone Bluebird splash point will be CLOSED to all authorized personnel from July 9-19 for military training. No recreational fishing and launching of boats will be permitted from either location or in the vicinity of these l… Read more

U.S. Marine Lt. Gen. Robert F. Hedelund assumed command of U.S. Marine Corps Forces Command (MARFORCOM) during a change of command ceremony July 3 at Naval Support Activity, Hampton Roads, Virginia. Lt. Gen. Mark A. Brilakis, the outgoing MARFORCOM commanding general, transferred the command… Read more

U.S. Marines with Battery C, 1st Battalion, 10th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, commemorated America's Independence Day with a 21-gun salute at William Pendleton Thomas Field on Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, July 4. Service members, their families and guests attended… Read more

In accordance with U.S. Naval Regulations, a 21-gun salute will be rendered by Battery C, 1st Battalion, 10th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division at noon, Thursday, July 4 at William Pendleton Thmpson Hill Field on Camp Lejeune in observance of Independence Day, marking our Nation's 243rd b… Read more

For the second time in the last several months, Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune Land and Wildlife Resources staff have responded to reports of “huge, strange looking snakes” on base. The first was a ball python found in a barracks and the second was a red tailed boa in a parking lot. Neither … Read more

The summer move season is here and many of you will soon be leaving your rental residence, perhaps with several months to go on the lease term. A federal law, the Servicemembers’ Civil Relief Act (SCRA) allows service members (SMs) to end their lease early without the requirement of paying r… Read more

While many people have an idea of what the average service member looks like, not many realize that some service members have four legs. From being on the front lines during World War I to detecting improvised explosive devices (IED) in Afghanistan, military working dogs (MWD) have been used… Read more

Now that the Carolina summer heat is out in full force, Marine Corps Community Services Lejeune-New River is offering Devil Dogs around the MCB Camp Lejeune area many opportunities to get outdoors and take advantage of their great community. Read more

For years, the Marine Corps has remained behind the power curve for monitoring buildings in regard to utilities, or Industrial Control Systems (ICS). The problem? Cyber security. Installations around the Marine Corps have struggled to maintain the increasingly stringent security requirements… Read more