Sgt. Maj. Thomas helps Camp Pendleton personnel ‘Stay Moto’

Sgt. Maj. Thomas helps Camp Pendleton personnel ‘Stay Moto’

On Thursdays and Fridays, people entering Camp Pendleton through Fallbrook’s Naval Weapons Station gate don’t have a choice – they’re going to get a dose of “Moto.” “Moto” is the abbreviation Marine Sgt. Maj. Mykul Thomas (Ret.) uses for motivation, a word he lives by. Motivating people to have a great day is what motivates […]

Military families thankful for Fisher House in their time of need

Military families thankful for Fisher House in their time of need

Thanksgiving provides an opportunity for families to reflect on the many things they are thankful for, but when an unexpected emergency strikes, gratitude of a different level may be experienced if life is made easier by the unexpected generosity of others. The new Zachary and Elizabeth Fisher House on Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton is […]

US Navy hospital ship Mercy returns

US Navy hospital ship Mercy returns

SAN DIEGO  – The hospital ship USNS Mercy returned to San Diego today from a four-month deployment in support of Pacific Partnership 2015, according to the Navy. The 10th annual humanitarian assistance and disaster preparedness mission began in late May and took the vessel to Fiji, Papua New Guinea, the Philippines, and Vietnam. Personnel provided or took part in healthcare […]