‘The military’s relationship with the community is critical’

  • Photo courtesy U.S. Army Public Affairs A Hilo High student participates in one of the workshops led by the Hawaii Police Department

  • GRANT PHILLIPS/Tribune-Herald Lieutenant Colonel Kevin E. Cronin stands in front of last year's cultural resources project where students created their own pictographs.

  • Above: Brian Leo and Martha Kawasaki, left, discusses the hunting program at PTA and their work managing invasive species. Below: A Hilo High student participates in one of the workshops led by the Hawaii Police Department. (Photo courtesy U.S. Army Public Affairs/Special to West Hawaii Today)

  • Photo courtesy U.S. Army Public Affairs The Environmental Management team leads a workshop where students and the community make leaf etchings that are turned into wearable buttons.

Pohakuloa Training Area hosted its annual Experience PTA Day on Thursday after a three-year hiatus due to the pandemic.