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  • Corps announces Adopt-A-Tree program at J. Strom Thurmond Lake

    Dec 28, 2011

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Savannah District will begin its annual Adopt-A-Tree program next month at the J. Strom Thurmond Dam and Lake Project on the Georgia-South Carolina border.

  • MP Soldiers return home to welcoming community

    Dec 27, 2011

    Hours before Christmas, friends and family members gathered at Fort Leonard Wood, Mo., to welcome home more than 70 Soldiers assigned to the 92nd Military Police Battalion as they returned from an 11-month deployment to Afghanistan.

  • NORAD Tracks Santa 2011

    Dec 23, 2011

    The North American Aerospace Defense Command tracks Santa at www.noradsanta.org throughout holiday season as he travels around the world.

  • Home for holidays: Last Soldiers redeploy to Fort Bragg from Iraq

    Dec 23, 2011

    For many spouses, family members and friends, their holiday wishes came true when their beloved Soldiers made it home from Iraq to Fort Bragg, N.C., Dec. 22, 2011, just in time for the holidays.

  • Washington legislators see needs, abilities of Army Reserve

    Dec 23, 2011

    The 88th Regional Support Command conducted an Army Reserve Day in Washington State to demonstrate the needs and capabilities of the Army Reserve in conjunction with operational readiness.

  • 14th Annual Randy Oler Operation Toy Drop delivers

    Dec 22, 2011

    The children of Levine Children's Hospital suffer from serious illnesses including cancer and leukemia, yet were all smiles when Soldiers, Airmen and Carolina Panther players visited the hospital, Dec. 19, 2011.

  • Army submits gravesite study of Arlington National Cemetery

    Dec 22, 2011

    Secretary of the Army John McHugh released to Congress the results of a year-long effort to ensure accountability of gravesites and records at Arlington National Cemetery, Dec. 22, 2011.

  • Army tightens retention

    Dec 21, 2011

    Soldiers whose term of service is scheduled to end in fiscal year 2012 and want to stay in the Army must make that commitment sooner rather than later.

  • Corps of Engineers, Outdoor Dream build wheelchair-accessible hunting blinds

    Dec 21, 2011

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Savannah District and the Outdoor Dream Foundation have come together under a Challenge Partnership Agreement to provide five new wheelchair-accessible hunting blinds at Richard B. Russell Dam and Lake in Elberton, Ga.

  • Toy Drop becomes a family affair

    Dec 21, 2011

    During the 14th Annual Randy Oler Memorial Operation Toy Drop Dec. 10, 2011, Army Command Sgt. Maj. Paul Vallade and his son, Army Sgt. Joseph Vallade, both Fort Bragg paratroopers, jumped from an aircraft together for the first time and earned Thai army jump wings.

  • Happy Hour: Comedy with a message

    Dec 20, 2011

    The Fort Hood Army Substance Abuse Program teamed up with comedian Bernie McGrenahan as he performed "Happy Hour -- Comedy With a Message," at Howze Auditorium on Fort Hood, Texas, Dec. 2, 2011.

  • Explosive Ordnance Disposal Soldiers learn leadership skills

    Dec 20, 2011

    Soldiers from the 3rd Explosive Ordnance Disposal Battalion were challenged for 10 days at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash., as part of the unit's Team Leader Training Academy.

  • Child Development Center opens after $9 million in improvements

    Dec 20, 2011

    The Beachwood Child Development Center at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash., reopened Dec. 6, 2011, after $9 million in improvements.

  • Army finalizes STEM vehicle for recruiting trail

    Dec 19, 2011

    The Army will unveil the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Asset Vehicle during All-American Bowl Week in San Antonio, Jan. 6, 2012.

  • 'Duty, honor and valor' values espoused during Menton Week

    Dec 19, 2011

    Soldiers with the1st Special Forces Group reunited with "forcemen" from Canada for a week of joint recognition and exhibition of their countries' elite Soldiers, better known as the 67th annual Menton Week, Dec. 5-9, 2011, at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.

  • Fort Stewart Soldiers give gift of written word to local students

    Dec 19, 2011

    Soldiers with Fort Stewart's 703rd Brigade Support Battalion, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, dressed up as characters from their favorite holiday stories and read Christmas stories to the students as part of the battalion's adopt-a-school community outreach program.

  • Exercise tests response to chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear threats

    Dec 19, 2011

    This is the first of a two-part look at the 1st Maneuver Enhancement Brigade's Defense Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Response Force training exercise conducted at Fort Polk, La., Dec. 4-9, 2011.

  • 'Black Jack' brigade home for holidays

    Dec 19, 2011

    Exactly eight months to the day they cased their colors, Soldiers with the 2nd "Black Jack" Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, assembled again on Cooper Field at Fort Hood, Texas, Dec. 15, 2011, and uncased their colors, marking one of the last units to leave Iraq in support of Operation New Dawn and allowing Soldiers to be home just in time for the holidays.

  • Teaching an old dredge new tricks: Army's oldest dredge creates new habitat

    Dec 14, 2011

    The endangered Least Tern has a new island to call home on the Mississippi River thanks to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - St. Louis District, the Dredge Potter and a flexible, floating dredge pipe.

  • Top Army environment official visits Redstone to learn about BRAC impact

    Dec 14, 2011

    The Assistant Secretary of the Army for Installations, Energy and Environment traveled to Redstone Arsenal, Ala., to observe the growth and change brought about by Base Realignment And Closure and its impact on the installation's energy and environment efforts.

  • Trees for Troops program delivers more than 700 trees to Fort Drum families

    Dec 14, 2011

    Some 720 farm-grown trees were delivered to Fort Drum Dec. 8, 2011, for distribution to Soldiers and their families as part of this year's Trees for Troops program, a national campaign.

  • 101st Airborne remembers Soldiers of Gander crash

    Dec 14, 2011

    Soldiers of the 101st Airborne Division held a memorial service Dec. 12, 2011, for 248 troops who were killed returning from the Sanai in the Gander crash, Dec. 14, 1985.

  • WWE Superstars, Divas surprise Soldiers at work

    Dec 14, 2011

    More than twenty WWE Superstars and Divas went around Fort Bragg, N.C., taking pictures and signing autographs for Soldiers and families leading up to their free "Tribute to the Troops" show Dec. 11, 2011, at the Crowne Coliseum in Fayetteville, N.C.

  • West Point's new Army Mule Mascots Ranger III, Stryker assume duties

    Dec 13, 2011

    Ranger III and Stryker, the two new Army Mule Mascots made their public debut at at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, N.Y., during a ceremony Dec. 8, 2011, at Michie Stadium. The two new Army Mule Mascots were welcomed by the Corps of Cadets while Raider and Ranger II were officially retired from service.

  • Keys to city given to Dunwoody

    Dec 13, 2011

    Gen. Ann E. Dunwoody, U.S. Army Materiel Command commanding general, accepted the keys to Madison County, Huntsville city and Madison city during a "Hail to AMC" luncheon in Huntsville, Ala., Dec. 12, 2011.

  • 10th Mountain Division NCO receives Soldier's Medal

    Dec 13, 2011

    A 10th Mountain Division (LI) Soldier who pulled passengers to safety from a burning tour bus July 22, 2011, was awarded the Soldier's Medal Dec. 13, 2011, in Fort Drum's Multipurpose Auditorium.

  • Detroit Arsenal participates in Wreaths Across America

    Dec 12, 2011

    More than 100 people, including leadership from the Detroit Arsenal, participated in a Wreaths Across America ceremony in New Baltimore, Mich., Dec. 10, 2011, by placing wreaths adorned with red bows and American flags on cemetery markers of fallen veterans.

  • Fort Stewart combat engineers compete in Sapper Stakes

    Dec 12, 2011

    Combat engineers with 4-3 Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, tested their mettle, Dec. 6-8, 2011, during a squad-on-squad Sapper Stakes competition at Fort Stewart, Ga.

  • Army loses hard-fought game to Navy

    Dec 11, 2011

    Twice the 112th showdown between the Black Knights and Navy was tied, but despite capturing their first rushing title since 1998, Army couldn't stop two fourth-quarter field goals, making the final score Navy 27-21.

  • Marne Division families, friends remember their fallen

    Dec 11, 2011

    Fort Stewart Soldiers, families, and Soldiers came together Dec. 10, 2011, to honor the memories of those who paid the ultimate sacrifice during the War on Terror. The 439 trees that line the Marne Division's Warriors Walk each received a wreath during the annual Wreaths for Warriors Walk ceremony.

  • Thousands lay wreaths at nation's cemetery

    Dec 10, 2011

    As part of a tradition now 20 years old, thousands of volunteers showed up early morning at Arlington National Cemetery to place wreaths at the gravestones of those buried there.

  • SMA encourages professionalism, recognizes Fort Lee's Best Warrior team

    Dec 8, 2011

    The sergeant major of the Army visited Fort Lee Tuesday to present awards to the support staff of the 2011 Best Warrior Competition.

  • West Point Marathon Team runs football to Army-Navy game

    Dec 8, 2011

    The West Point Marathon team will run more than 280 over 48 hours to carry a ceremonial game ball from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, N.Y., past the World Trade Center in New York City, to FedEx Field in Landover, Md., for the Army-Navy game Saturday.

  • Cadets, midshipmen report from opposing fronts for Army-Navy game

    Dec 8, 2011

    It is a longstanding tradition at the Army-Navy football game for both academies to conduct a formal "prisoner exchange" on the field before kickoff.

  • Army football: Q&A with wide receiver Austin Barr

    Dec 8, 2011

    Last season had a different vibe to it as Army approached its big rivalry game with Navy with a bowl game in its back pocket and a 6-5 record. This year, the Black Knights are 3-8 after a season where a youth movement, costly mistakes in close games and injuries to important players kept them from fulfilling last year's promise.

  • West Point rallies to support Army Football

    Dec 8, 2011

    A heavy downpour did nothing to diminish the spirit of the U.S. Military Academy Corps of Cadets as they gathered on Daly Field at West Point, N.Y., Dec. 7, 2011, to send off the Army Black Knights.

  • Federal agency gives new life to surplus equipment

    Dec 8, 2011

    One Fort Drum agency is giving outdated surplus equipment a new purpose through the Defense Logistics Agency's Disposition Services.

  • Army player Andrew Rodriguez claims Campbell Trophy

    Dec 7, 2011

    U.S. Military Academy linebacker Andrew Rodriguez has been named the 22nd recipient of the William V. Campbell Trophy at the 54th National Football Foundation Annual Awards Dinner in New York City.

  • USACE repairs Harbor of Refuge Breakwater

    Dec 7, 2011

    The Harbor of Refuge Breakwater and its historic lighthouse off Cape Henlopen, Del. are listed in the National Register of Historic Places. This year, the breakwater received much needed repairs through a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Philadelphia District project.

  • Tobyhanna cuts costs for TRC-190 radio mission

    Dec 7, 2011

    Employee dedication to process improvement has cut costs for Tobyhanna Depot's AN/TRC-190 radio support mission, which saw its 1,000th system inducted for the repair program called Reset.

  • Families send holiday greetings to deployed loved ones

    Dec 7, 2011

    Holiday greetings were tied with a bow, wrapped in a virtual package and sent through cyberspace to deployed Soldiers and family members, Dec. 6, 2011, during Operation Best Wishes recording sessions.

  • Facebook town hall continues to inform Marne community

    Dec 7, 2011

    Third Infantry Division community members posed approximately 100 questions and concerns to garrison leaders Nov. 30, 2011, at the quarterly Facebook Town Hall meeting.

  • Engineering unique tastes at West Point

    Dec 6, 2011

    West Point chemical engineering cadets and members of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers Club work in the "West Point Chocolate Factory," exploring the science behind making the most amazing chocolate.

  • MPs receive awards for valor

    Dec 6, 2011

    The 504th Military Police Battalion, 42nd Military Police Brigade, recognized 13 Soldiers with awards for service, valor, for injures suffered in combat, and for saving the life of a military dependent while on patrol.

  • Native American Soldiers beat drum of warrior spirit

    Dec 6, 2011

    Four Native American Soldiers drummed and sang for guests at the National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, D.C., Dec. 2, 2011, while telling their story of war in Iraq, Korea and World War II.

  • 'Old Guard' caisson platoon welcomes new horses

    Dec 5, 2011

    The Caisson Platoon of 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard), recently checked out 14 new horses to ensure they are fit for duty.

  • Fierce rivals Army-Navy bring roar to new gridiron

    Dec 5, 2011

    The Army Black Knights and the Navy Midshipmen, one of the fiercest rivalries in all of college sports, will rumble on to FedEx Field at 2:30 p.m., Dec. 10, 2011.

  • Vice Chief honors former Fort Hood command team at departure, retreat ceremony

    Dec 4, 2011

    Vice Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. Peter Chiarelli led Fort Hood, Texas, in honoring the careers and service of Lt. Gen. Rick Lynch and Command Sgt. Maj. Neil Ciotola during a Departure and Retreat Ceremony Dec. 1, 2011, on the 1st Cavalry Division's Cooper Field.

  • 2/3 Aviation helps veterans remember Pearl Harbor

    Dec 4, 2011

    Soldiers from the 2nd Squadron, Third Combat Aviation Brigade, Third Infantry Division, spent the afternoon at the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum in Pooler, Ga., with some World War II veterans learning of the similarities in their service and experiences.

  • Branches revealed for West Point's Class of 2012

    Dec 2, 2011

    Cadets of the Class of 2012 at the U.S. Military Academy discovered how they will serve as officers in the U.S. Army -- whether it be Infantry, Quartemaster, Air Defense or in any of the 16 branches -- during a branch notification ceremony Dec. 1, 2011.

  • USO brings 'wow' factor to Fort Campbell

    Dec 2, 2011

    A new state-of-the-art USO center opened at Fort Campbell, Ky., to support Soldiers and their families, Nov. 30, 2011.

  • New stadium to get useful add-on, thanks to ACOE

    Dec 1, 2011

    When Fort Hood, Texas, opens its new stadium in late summer or early fall next year, it will have an extra addition not featured on the old stadium: a permanent stage for festivals and performances.

  • MQ-9 'Reaper' finds training home at Fort Drum

    Dec 1, 2011

    The MQ-9 "Reaper" unmanned aerial system can be seen in the airspace above Fort Drum, N.Y., now that Wheeler-Sack Army Airfield has been established as a home base for training missions.

  • West Point Combat Weapons Team inducts new members

    Dec 1, 2011

    The U.S. Military Academy Combat Weapons Team, with their newest members, traveled to Long Island, N.Y., Nov. 20, 2011, to compete against local skilled civilian shooters.

  • Students challenge, question Watervliet Arsenal techniques, procedures

    Nov 30, 2011

    Students from Sullivan County Board of Cooperative Education Services visited Watervliet Arsenal this month to learn how the Army uses science and technology to help war fighters survive and win on the modern battlefield.

  • Arlington National Cemetery breaks ground for huge columbarium

    Nov 30, 2011

    Arlington National Cemetery began its first major construction project in nearly eight years with a ground-breaking ceremony Nov. 30, 2011, for a 20,000-niche columbarium, which will extend the life of the cemetery to 2024.

  • Caring for public lands

    Nov 29, 2011

    Joint Base Lewis-McChord Fish and Wildlife hosted its sixth annual observance of National Public Lands Day to foster a sense of stewardship and an appreciation of natural resources, especially as outdoor recreation space becomes increasingly rare.

  • Warrior care year-round commitment to Fort Hood's WTB

    Nov 29, 2011

    For the Soldiers, cadre and civilians of the Fort Hood Warrior Transition Brigade, warrior care is a year-round challenge, defined by its creed: Soldier's First; Soldiers Always.

  • 82nd paratroopers demonstrate in-flight parachute rigging

    Nov 29, 2011

    Paratroopers of 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, rehearsed an in-flight parachute rigging scenario to prepare for intercontinental combat missions, Nov 22-23, 2011.

  • Marathoner runs to support wounded warriors

    Nov 28, 2011

    Victoria Leavell's association with Homes for Our Troops took her on the run of a lifetime.

  • Conference IDs transnational criminal organizations as concern

    Nov 28, 2011

    Trans-national criminal organizations are on the rise in the Western Hemisphere, and their power, range, influence and weaponry have become more than law enforcement can handle in many parts of the region.

  • Cavalry Soldiers earn their spurs in spur ride

    Nov 23, 2011

    Cavalry Soldiers from 1st Heavy Brigade Combat Team, Third Infantry Division, tested their grit against their fellow troopers, Nov. 15-17, 2011, during a time-honored tradition known as a spur ride.

  • Soldier's Amish upbringing comes full circle

    Nov 23, 2011

    Sgt. Ruben Troyer, senior horse trainer, Caisson platoon, 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard), uses his Amish upbringing to help train horses in the Caisson platoon.

  • Belvoir firefighters practice aircraft rescue

    Nov 23, 2011

    Fire and Emergency Services Firefighters received Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting training Nov. 14-18, 2011, at Davison Army Airfield on Fort Belvoir, Va.

  • 'Rock of the Marne' Division is 94 years strong

    Nov 22, 2011

    The Third Infantry Division celebrated their 94th birthday Nov. 21, 2011. This anniversary of the Division marks the first time the entire Division has been home in more than five years of combat.

  • Watervliet Arsenal hosts largest HAZMAT exercise in New York's Capital District

    Nov 21, 2011

    The Watervliet Arsenal and more than 100 local emergency first responders from four New York counties were activated Nov. 19, 2011, to respond a simulated attack by a disgruntled employee who was attempting to perform a terrorist act.

  • Fort Meade launches web app for smart phones

    Nov 21, 2011

    The popularity of smartphones and other mobile devices has changed the way we communicate, and the Fort Meade, Md., Public Affairs Office is taking advantage of those changes.

  • Wreath-laying ceremony recognizes POWs

    Nov 18, 2011

    For the first time, the installation held a joint wreath-laying ceremony Sunday to remember the World War II German and Italian prisoners buried at the post cemetery.

  • Wreaths Across America needs volunteers

    Nov 18, 2011

    Wreaths Across America is seeking volunteers to help lay wreaths on the graves of service members at military cemeteries, including Arlington National Cemetery, Va.

  • Conference of American Armies marks new milestones

    Nov 18, 2011

    The Conference of American Armies' biennial commanders' conference, comprised of armies from the Caribbean, Central, North and South American countries, concluded in Lima, Peru on Oct. 28, 2011, and culminated with new milestones for the organization.

  • Soldiers earn German Armed Forces Proficiency Badge

    Nov 17, 2011

    The German armed forces proficiency badge was awarded to 22 out of the 37 Soldiers who competed to earn the prestigious award Nov. 7, 2011, at Fort Rucker, Ala.

  • Combat engineers tunnel into leveled buildings to save lives

    Nov 17, 2011

    California National Guard Soldiers picked up their ropes and jackhammers and dug into a destroyed city, Nov. 4-5, 2011, as part of the 2011 Arizona Statewide Vigilant Guard exercise.

  • Cadets explore American politics at West Point

    Nov 16, 2011

    For West Point cadets who underwent a real-world simulation of passing a bill through the Senate and the House for a course in American Politics Nov. 7-8, 2011, at Eisenhower Hall, at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, N.Y., the effort may have been like stepping into another dimension.

  • Korean War veterans get overdue welcome home

    Nov 16, 2011

    Sixty years after their country forgot them, the Tennessee Valley's Korean War veterans finally received the fanfare and recognition they deserve.

  • Army seeks clean energy with new power station

    Nov 16, 2011

    Army, government and private industry leaders came together last week to celebrate the startup of a system at Fort Benning's landfill designed to capture methane and convert it to electricity.

  • Division West preps Guard units to defend nation's capital

    Nov 16, 2011

    Two Army National Guard units will soon be using a combination of air defense systems to guard the National Capital Region and the nation's leaders.

  • Nurse case managers help wounded warriors receive optimal health care

    Nov 15, 2011

    Every step of the way Fort Hood Warrior Transition Brigade Soldiers navigating the path to healing and transitioning back into the military or into the civilian world are supported by registered nurse case managers, who help coordinate the best care available for wounded warriors.

  • Wounded warrior heals with internship

    Nov 14, 2011

    Caring for wounded warriors in all aspects is a job that the Fort Hood Warrior Transition Brigade takes seriously throughout the year, but special attention is drawn to November, which is recognized as Warrior Care Month.

  • Rangers remember fallen brothers

    Nov 14, 2011

    Just weeks after returning from their fifteenth combat rotation in the current conflicts, the 1st Battalion, 75th Ranger regiment honored two of their fallen brothers in a ceremony at the 1/75 Ranger Memorial, Nov. 4, 2011.

  • Soldiers exchange dialogue with chairman of Federal Reserve

    Nov 14, 2011

    Chairman of the Federal Reserve Ben Bernanke met with U.S. service members at a town hall meeting at Fort Bliss, Texas, Nov. 10, 2011.

  • Dallas Cowboys honor service members

    Nov 14, 2011

    Service members from all branches of the military were honored at the Dallas Cowboy's stadium during their Sunday game against the Buffalo Bills.

  • Aberdeen Proving Ground to unveil alternative energy source

    Nov 14, 2011

    The U.S. Army is installing hydrogen fuel cells at three Aberdeen Proving Ground facilities as part of an initiative to boost alternative energy sources at military installations, officials announced Nov. 14, 2011.

  • Fort Leavenworth area 1st responders answer challenge

    Nov 10, 2011

    Law enforcement agencies from outside and inside Fort Leavenworth, Kan., competed in a First Responder Challenge Nov. 9, 2011.

  • Leavenworth airfield cleared to reopen after months under water

    Nov 10, 2011

    The airfield runway on Fort Leavenworth, Kan., has passed tests and was cleared to reopen after the Missouri River flooded and left Sherman Army Airfield and the surrounding peninsula underwater throughout the summer.

  • ESPN salutes veterans, Soldiers in live broadcast

    Nov 10, 2011

    Leading up to Veterans Day, ESPN originated a live broadcast of SportsNation Nov. 8, 2011, with Soldiers participating from Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, Va.

  • Commentary: Re-naming of Bethesda hospital conjures memories

    Nov 10, 2011

    Nearly 71 years after President Franklin D. Roosevelt laid the cornerstone on the tower in Bethesda, the ribbon-cutting on the new Walter Reed National Military Medical Center brought back memories.

  • Corps of Engineers divers help preserve, maintain historic Army post

    Nov 8, 2011

    Divers with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers are helping maintain Ft. Lesley J. McNair, the third oldest post in the U.S. Army, on a peninsula where the Potomac and Anacostia Rivers meet, in Washington, D.C.

  • Army orchestra to rock D.C. on Veterans Day with legendary band Kansas

    Nov 8, 2011

    The legendary rock band Kansas is planning to play a special Veterans Day tribute concert at Constitution Hall in Washington, D.C., with the U.S. Army Orchestra, Nov. 11, 2011.

  • Soldier escorts World War II Navy veteran on Honor Flight

    Nov 8, 2011

    Master Sgt. Tony Gifford volunteered to escort a World War II Navy veteran to see the war memorials in Washington D.C. through the Honor Flight program.

  • Captain America, Reserve Soldiers share big screen

    Nov 7, 2011

    Twenty-five Soldiers assigned to the Columbus, Ohio-based 391st Military Police Battalion were battling bad guys with Captain America and his Avengers superheroes during an intensive battle scene that will soon play out in movie theaters worldwide in 2012.

  • SecArmy visits Soldiers, families at Fort Drum in his homestate

    Nov 7, 2011

    Secretary of the Army John McHugh brought big Army and local support to the 10th Mountain Division (LI) change of command, as both the organization's top civilian leader and local hero.

  • Soldiers man access control points

    Nov 7, 2011

    People visiting Fort Hood, Texas, began seeing new faces at the installation access control points Oct. 31, 2011, when Soldiers started checking IDs of those entering the Great Place.

  • Soldiers complete first cycle of new Fort Hood Air Assault Course

    Nov 7, 2011

    After 10 days and 77 drop-outs, 163 Soldiers and Airmen graduated the first Air Assault Course held at Fort Hood, Texas, in two decades.

  • Mild traumatic brain injury experts address athletic trainers

    Nov 7, 2011

    Whether it's a Kevlar or a helmet, a battle field or playing field, Soldiers and athletes try to avoid concussions, but they can be a reality for both populations.

  • Vietnam vets faces to adorn Schumacher, Newman race cars

    Nov 7, 2011

    As a Veterans Day tribute, the U.S. Army Racing cars for drivers Tony Schumacher and Ryan Newman will be adorned with more than 350 faces of Army Vietnam Veterans during this weekend's NHRA and NASCAR races.

  • Businesses offer free meals, deals on Veterans Day

    Nov 7, 2011

    More than a score of restaurant chains and businesses are offering free meals or specials to over the Veterans Day weekend to those who have served in the military.

  • Marne Soldiers rally for first division run in 5 years

    Nov 4, 2011

    It's been five years since all Third Infantry Division units were at Fort Stewart, so about 20,000 'Dog Face' Soldiers seized the opportunity to foster camaraderie by going for an esprit de corps run.

  • New light machine gun aims to 'SAW' Soldiers' load

    Nov 4, 2011

    A series of tests under battlefield conditions were conducted to see how a prototype light weight machine gun and its distinctive ammunition impact Soldier effectiveness in battle

  • Families reunite as XVIII Airborne Corps redeploys from Iraq

    Nov 4, 2011

    Soldiers from XVIII Airborne Corps are reunited with friends and family after completing a yearlong deployment to Iraq, at Fort Bragg, N.C., Nov. 4, 2011.

  • Marne Division hosts 'mass re-enlistment' ceremony

    Nov 4, 2011

    The Third Infantry Division hosted its 'mass re-enlistment' ceremony Nov. 3, 2011, in Marne Garden at Fort Stewart, Ga.

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