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Marine Aircraft Group 26 (MAG 26) utilized a balanced scoring attack to defeat Combat Logistics Battalion 8 (CLB 8) in the MCCS Lejeune-New River intramural soccer league at the intramural soccer fields on Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, Aug. 12. Read more

The Commandant of the Marine Corps approved the renaming of the Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Helicopter (H) New River airfield in honor of Gen. Keith B. McCutcheon, considered to be the “father of Marine helicopter aviation,” and the rededication of the Station Chapel to the Memorial Chap… Read more

It was a bright, sunny day in Jacksonville, and Emily Topolski, a mother of two, gave one last hug to her children before leaving for the United States Marine Corps Officer Candidate School (OCS) in Quantico, Virginia. Read more

It will be tough for Marines to fight effectively without the right amount and type of ammunition for the mission. Thankfully, there are specific Marines who specialize in supplying the necessary ammunition for winning battles. Read more

MOUNTAIN WARFARE TRAINING CENTER, BRIDGEPORT, Calif. — As bone-chilling winds tore through California’s Sierra Nevada mountains, Marines with 1st and 2nd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, participated in Mountain Exercise 2-19, at Marine Corps Mountain Warfare Training Cen… Read more

Service members from across Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune and Marine Corps Air Station New River gathered to see more than 100 vendors present new technology, programs and available services to Marines at the Marine South Military Expo on MCB Camp Lejeune, April 11 and 12. Read more

As the active-duty United States Marines begin to roll their sleeves up for the summer months, a group of Marines are preparing to protect those who plan to enjoy the beach this summer. On May 20, Marines who are a part of the fleet assistance program (FAP) will be out at Onslow Beach, Marin… Read more

Deployment Processing Command / Reserve Support Unit-East celebrated its 70th anniversary on Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, April 8. Read more

Marines with 2nd Tank Battalion, 2nd Marine Division (2d MarDiv) spent a portion of their day with 50 Navy and Air Force Junior Reserve Officers’ Training Corps Cadets from Woodstock High School in Georgia to give them an understanding about life as Marine Tankers on Marine Corps Base Camp L… Read more

Every day, members of the Marine Corps Law Enforcement Police (MCLEP) serve on Marine Corps installations as a part of the Marine Corps Police Force. Among more than 850 civilian police officers serving the Marine Corps community, Glen McCauley, police officer, Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune… Read more

Dependability and unselfishness are traits that have been instilled in United States Marines from the start of their careers. As Onslow County continues to recover from Hurricane Florence, Marines with Motor Transport Maintenance Instructional Company on Camp Johnson took the opportunity to … Read more

From detecting improvised explosive devices (IED) in Afghanistan to being on the front lines during World War I, military working dogs have been used to help service members win battles for generations. The same holds true today, as Cpl. Cody Hebert, military working dog (MWD) handler, 2nd L… Read more

Upon receiving Permanent Change of Station (PCS) orders, there is a list of things that one must do before they’re able to leave, such as checking out of their unit. Read more

Since 2013, Naval Medical Center Camp Lejeune’s (NMCCL) Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) has stood at the ready to care for some of NMCCL’s smallest patients. The Navy’s only Level II NICU has recently surpassed the 1,200 patient mark. Read more

The North Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles Full Service recreational vehicle has been operating on Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune for authorized personnel and their families since April of 2018. The DMV RV will be departing mid-March for scheduled maintenance but will return to the inst… Read more

As Camp Lejeune continues recovery from Hurricane Florence, II Marine Expeditionary Force (II MEF) and base leadership will increase its engagement with service members to understand if assistance is needed on the home front to maintain personal and operational readiness. Read more

Moving to a new base after receiving Permanent Change of Station (PCS) orders can be a stressful time for military members and their families. The Exceptional Family Member Program (EFMP), a U.S. Department of Defense mandatory enrollment program, is available to assist active-duty military … Read more

MARINE CORPS RECRUIT DEPOT PARRIS ISLAND, S.C. — A cancer survivor from Brick Township, New Jersey, is currently four weeks from surviving Marine Corps Recruit Training here, the most rigorous basic training in the U.S. military. Read more

Prom is widely considered to be a quintessential American experience, but people with special needs don’t always have the opportunity to attend a traditional prom. Recently, volunteers from Camp Lejeune teamed up with a charitable organization to celebrate a night to remember. Read more

Marine Corps Community Services is hosting an Aviation Job Fair at the Career Resource Center on Marine Corps Air Station New River, March 6, from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Read more

Marine Corps Systems Command has partnered with Marine Corps Recruiting Command to develop a new tool with the goal of making the job of recruiters a little easier. The launch is part of a strategic initiative to modernize the tools and technologies available to the recruiting force. Read more

U.S. Marine Brig. Gen. Benjamin Watson, commanding general, Marine Corps Installations East-Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune invites residents of base housing to attend upcoming joint open houses with Atlantic Marine Corps Communities (AMCC) on Feb. 20 and 22. Read more

Service men and women put their lives and relationships on the line every day. Time away from home, family and friends can get difficult. In February 2009, now retired Marine Lt. Gen. Lawrence D. Nicholson and retired Marine Sgt. Maj. Ernest K. Hoopii reported for duty with the 2nd Marine Ex… Read more