Phoenix sailor uses technology to recruit, mentor U.S. Navy candidates

In the modern world, a future sailor’s first step towards joining the Navy is typically to research the job online. This creates the need for a unique type of recruiter, someone to bridge the gap between curiosity and the physical recruiting station. Fire Controlman 1st Class Dwyane Clement, from Phoenix, is a cyberspace recruiter and […]

Phoenix native Destiny Eickenhorst serves with pride in Pearl Harbor

A Phoenix native and 2014 91st Psalm Christian School graduate is serving in the U.S. Navy at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. Petty Officer 3rd Class Destiny Eickenhorst, an aegis fire controlman, is serving where U.S. Pacific Fleet Headquarters is located. As an aegis fire controlman, Eickenhorst is responsible for working on radar and missile systems […]

Local sailor makes a difference in Guatemala

Lt. Cmdr. Matthew Lee of Phoenix is among the members of Continuing Promise 2018, a force deployed by U.S. Naval Forces Southern Command/U.S. 4th Fleet to conduct civil-military operations in Central and South America. The Continuing Promise 2018 team reached its mid-deployment mark in Puerto Barrios, Guatemala, on April 11. According to a U.S. Department […]

Navy Petty Officer of Phoenix featured during Houston Texans game

Quartermaster 1st Class Sarah Duffy and Personnel Specialist 3rd Class Joshua Scales, center, a native of Phoenix, from Navy Recruiting District Houston join members from the other services as they run colors with the Houston Texans during Texans’ Salute to Military Appreciation game at NRG Stadium Sunday, Nov. 22.

Phoenix resident serves aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt

Seaman Kassandra Benson, from Phoenix, signals the guided-missile cruiser USS Normandy (CG 60) as it comes along side for a fueling-at-sea aboard the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71). Theodore Roosevelt is operating in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations as part of a worldwide deployment en route to their new home port in San Diego to complete a three-carrier homeport shift.

Phoenix sailor works from the Adriatic Sea

ADRIATIC SEA–Fire Controlman 3rd Class Shane Stephens, from Phoenix, prepares to operate a MK 38 MOD2 25 mm Autocannon System, during a Small Caliber Action Team exercise aboard the U.S. 6TH Fleet command and control ship USS Mount Whitney. This photo and information was provided by the United States Navy Office of Community Outreach. U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Mike Wright/ Released.