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The 2016-17 Dedicated Member Campaign has begun. This year you can designate where your contribution goes. Your name and dedication will also appear in the Annual Conference Journal at the end of the year:

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Col. Annita Best Retires

U.S. Marine Corps Col. Annita Best, and her family at her retirement ceremony, Camp Lejeune, N.C., Dec. 30, 2016.

Colonel Annita Best, left, assistant deputy public affairs, Marine Corps Installations East, stands at the position of attention during her retirement ceremony, Camp Lejeune, N.C., Dec. 30, 2016. Best retired after 30 years of honorable […]


Perkins Award presented

The Cpl. William T. Perkins Jr. Award, is presented to Cpl. Katelyn M. Hunter, machine gunner, Weapons Company, Ground Combat Element Integrated Task Force, 2nd Marine Division (MARDIV) on Jan. 7, 2015 at Camp Lejeune, N.C. She earned this award for her imagery taken throughout the 2014 calendar year, while attached to the Consolidated […]


Col.(s) Ricoh Player, Public Affairs Officer, Marine Forces Command, Norfolk, visited II MEF Marines, Camp Lejeune recently in conjunction with a visit by Defense Secretary, Chuck Hagel. During the visit he renewed acquaintances with Rear Admiral John Kirby, DOD Press Secretary.


CCs Gunnery Sgt. Scott Dunn and Capt. Greg Wolf were secret weapons on the DINFOS Army 10-Miler Team for this year’s traditional preamble to the Marine Corps Marathon (Senior Chief Katt Whittenberger photo)


Birthday Message to Marines

In this 2013 photo, U.S. Marine Corps Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr., commander of International Security Assistance Force addresses Romanian troops prior to their redeployment.

10 November 2014

In his birthday greeting 70 years ago, General Alexander Vandegrift, our 18th Commandant,
noted that, “A birthday is a fitting time […]


FORT MEADE, Md. — Marine Corps martial arts instructor Sgt. Brandon M. Owen, left, presents a black-belt certificate to Gunnery Sgt. Scott Dunn at the Defense Information School Oct. 9, 2014. The Guns, a Sacramento, California, native and instructor in the school’s Public Affairs Leadership Department, completed a six-week Marine Corps martial arts black-belt […]


Sgt Matthew Troyer joined the DINFOS faculty last month, welcomed into the fold by Commandant Col. Jeremy Martin upon the NCO’s graduation from the Instructor Training Course. The Bradenton, Florida native reports to the schoolhouse from Marine Forces Pacific. Troyer, a combat photographer by trade, made real-world deployments to Afghanistan, operating in Helmand Province […]


Tuthill earns highest GPA

Staff Sgt. Brian Tuthill

Hard-charging CC, Staff Sgt. Brian Tuthill, an instructor in DINFOS’ Public Affairs Department, earned the highest grade point average of Career Course Class 4-14 at the Staff Noncommissioned Officer Academy Quantico, Va.

The Santee, Calif. native graduated on June 11 and was also placed on the Enlisted Professional Military Education Director’s Honor […]


Brig. Gen. Terry Williams (sel.), director of communication for the Marine Corps, renews his oath of office during his promotion ceremony in the garden of the Home of the Commandants, May 27, 2014. Williams was the last of the brigadier general selects to be promoted for fiscal year 2014. Photo by Lance Cpl. Dylan […]


DINFOS Honors Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Staff Sgt. Joshua M. Souza, Basic Multimedia Reproduction Course instructor at the Defense Information School (DINFOS), reads his poem “Remember the King” at the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday observance. Souza placed first in a DINFOS poetry contest. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Gregory N. Juday/Released)

The poem below was […]


BrigGen.Robert F. Castellvi, CG,MCB Camp Lejeune (r) presents Jacki Huneycutt with her personal framed American Flag during ceremonies January 22 marking her official retirement after 43 years service in the Base Public Affairs Office. Earlier, General Castellvi presented Jacki with the Meritorious Civilian Service Medal. (Photo by Annita Best)


NEW PAO ON DECK! — Marine 2nd Lt. Gabriel Adibe of San Diego was among those congratulated by DINFOS Commandant Col. Jeremy Martin for completing the Public Affairs Qualification Course on Dec. 19. The former enlisted Leatherneck and combat veteran also pinch-hit for the command chaplain by delivering the invocation at the graduation ceremony. […]