Military spouses Tara Johnson and Courtney Chauvin both fell in love with Okinawa. Neighbors in a Yomitan apartment complex and both mothers of two young children, the two were hoping to find an Okinawan children’s book to carry the memories of the idyllic paradise they called home.
The Scholarships for Military Children Program for the 2020 – 2021 school year kicks off Dec. 16, marking its 20th year of awarding grants to military families and celebrating the commissary’s role in enhancing their quality of life.
Classrooms have long been a place of structure, chairs and desks neatly aligned in rows, books and binders stowed in an orderly fashion, from elementary school on up to the finest colleges and universities.
About 21,000 student veterans will see lower living stipends next semester after the Department of Veterans Affairs finally implements a law that alters how students are paid when they attend satellite campuses.
Daniel Posthumus of Nile C. Kinnick came up short in his bid to become the first DODEA-Pacific boys singles champion in a Far East tennis tournament in 11 years, losing 7-5, 6-4 to Matei Bistriteanu of St. Mary’s on Saturday.