February 23, 2013
OXNARD, Calif. – Seabees from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 3 mentored students from Oxnard High School’s Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps during a volunteer construction project that helped the program prepare for a major upcoming inspection.
The volunteers – all members...
February 8, 2013
Jared Stein doesn’t spend his weekends playing video games or sitting in front of the television.
The 18-year-old Camarillo resident rises at 5 a.m. on Saturday mornings to iron his pants, shine his shoes and report for duty at Point Mugu...
June 13, 2012
| “Plan a” for Travis Harris was to be a Midshipman in the United States Naval Academy. The son of a career military man, the Channel Islands High School senior wanted to follow in his father’s footsteps.”I see what my dad...
May 22, 2012
Graduation was held on Monday, May 21, 2012, for the 14 OUHSD graduates from the Fall Pre-Engineering Academy. Parents, administrators, counselors, teachers and friends attended the graduation. Phyllis Throckmorton, Director of Career and Technical Education, welcomed everyone. ...
October 12, 2011
OXNARD, Calif. (September 30, 2011) (NNS) – 49 Seabees plus family members from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 3 were honored at a football game at Oxnard High School, Oxnard Calif. Sep 30.
Oxnard High School’s Seabee Night was the...
August 10, 2011
An 18-year-old standout football player from Rio Mesa High School who sports a 4.155 grade point average is the winner of a $1,500 scholarship presented by the commissary at Naval Base Ventura County, Port Hueneme.
John Tagum of Camarillo, the son...
June 28, 2011
It wasn’t like she didn’t see it, the improvised explosive device in the field, with its trip wires and trigger showing.
It was the other one she didn’t see, the one she set off by remote when she turned away from...
May 18, 2011
Half of the Channel Islands High School students who have gone through the Navy’s Construction Mechanic A School in Port Hueneme are now interning in the service departments of local car dealerships something they say probably wouldn’t have happened had...
May 4, 2011
Imagine for a moment that you’ve spent the last several years teaching young adults the ins and outs of vehicles diesel engines, steering mechanisms, suspension systems.
Then one day, a 17-year-old walks into your classroom, eager to learn.
Do you do anything...
April 20, 2011
They may call it school, but Andrew Geer will tell you that Construction Mechanic A-school in the Navy is nothing — nothing — like high school.
“The tests are a lot different,” says the 17-year-old high school junior who’s about halfway...
April 20, 2011
Naval Surface Warfare Center, Port Hueneme Division (NSWC PHD) celebrated the graduation of 19 Rio Mesa High School students from its Financial Literacy Advocates in Government (FLAG) program during a ceremony held at Naval Base Ventura County on March 29.