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  • Army aviation researchers focus on rotorcraft

    Mar 3, 2015

    Army rotorcraft of the future will depend on the imaginations and engineering prowess of scientists, researchers and aviators at the U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Center.

  • Gun Safety Is No Accident

    Mar 3, 2015

    We are Soldiers! From the moment we step off the bus and report in at the reception station, we are introduced to the Army's values and strict standards of discipline. Drill sergeants enforce these standards and capitalize on every opportunity to ensure we're focused, trained and ready to do what the Army requires, to defend this nation if, when and where it may be necessary.

  • Army engineers define future aviation fleet

    Mar 2, 2015

    The U.S. Army science and technology community is charting the future of military vertical lift aviation that will enable warfighters to accomplish missions not possible today.

  • Army opens positions to women Soldiers

    Mar 2, 2015

    In a policy decision promulgated by a Feb. 25, 2015 memorandum, the Secretary of the Army, the Honorable John McHugh, directed the opening of all positions in open occupations to women in the U.S. Army Special Forces Command (Airborne), Army National Guard Special Forces Group (Airborne) Battalions, Military Information Support Operations Command Tactical Psychological Operations Teams, and Special Forces Military Free Fall Operations Additional Skill Identifiers 4X (officers) and W8 (enlisted).

  • Women's History Month, March 2015

    Mar 2, 2015

    "Weaving the Stories of Women's Lives"

  • Celebrating Women's History Month

    Mar 1, 2015

    Every year the National Women's History Project selects a unifying theme and this year's theme presents the opportunity to weave women's stories -- individually and collectively -- into the essential fabric of our nation's history.

  • Rakkasans train on CROWS

    Mar 1, 2015

    Iron Rakkasans and War Rakkasans recently trained with CROWS pros on latest systems.

  • 'Maintainers' solidify joint operations through aerial logistics exercise

    Mar 1, 2015

    Soldiers of 703rd Brigade Support Battalion, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, demonstrated how the U.S. Army leads efforts for land-based joint operations during a joint aerial delivery exercise on Fort Stewart, Ga., Feb. 26, 2015.

  • Soldiers 'fight on arrival' with new blue force tracking system

    Feb 27, 2015

    The Army's next-generation mounted situational awareness capability is now officially in the hands of Soldiers.

  • From Soldiers to welders -- UA program trains for new careers

    Feb 27, 2015

    Soldiers transitioning out of the Army can face a degree of uncertainty about future career endeavors -- and the means necessary to get started on a path in the civilian sector. Members of the Soldier for Life -- Transition Assistance Program, formerly the Army Career Alumni Program, work closely with these Soldiers to help the planning process go as smoothly as possible. Simultaneously, they work with educational and employment programs in the private sector, looking to find organizations eager to provide a leg-up to transitioning Veterans.

  • Greywolf brigade perform CALFEX

    Feb 27, 2015

    Attack helicopters, tanks, infantry and artillery performed harmoniously with each other during the 2nd Battalion, 7th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division combined live-fire exercise Feb. 18 at Fort Hood, Texas.

  • Japanese leaders visit 20th CBRNE Command

    Feb 27, 2015

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Maryland -- Leaders from the Japan Ground Self Defense Force (JGSDF) paid a visit to the 20th CBRNE Command (Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, Explosives) here Feb. 27.

  • Greywolf brigade one step closer to NTC

    Feb 27, 2015

    Units with the 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team "Greywolf," 1st Cavalry Division have spent the past year training and preparing for their rotation at National Training Center.

  • 'Brave Rifles' return to Fort Hood

    Feb 27, 2015

    More than 220 Soldiers from 3d Cavalry Regiment return from deployment...

  • Fort Drum Culinary Team preps for national competitive event

    Feb 26, 2015

    FORT DRUM, N.Y. -- When Pfc. Nichapa Srisaringkarn joined the Army, she had no idea that she would find herself among the very best food service specialists on Fort Drum within her first couple of years … something that usually take years of experience for others to do.

  • Community honors past Soldiers during Black History Month

    Feb 26, 2015

    FORT DRUM, N.Y. -- Hundreds of Fort Drum Soldiers and Civilians came to celebrate Black History Month on Feb. 18 at the Commons, and they left with a greater appreciation for several notable African American figures who shaped the world today.

  • 10th Mountain Division sister brigades complete decade of service: Spartans, Patriots combine

    Feb 26, 2015

    Over the last decade, the Spartans of 3rd Brigade Combat Team at Fort Drum, N.Y., and the Patriots of 4th Brigade Combat Team at Fort Polk, La., served separately as part of the 10th Mountain Division (LI). They share a legacy of being born in response to the nation's global war on terrorism.

  • South Country hosts first Light Fighters School

    Feb 26, 2015

    FORT POLK, La. -- Fiscal year 2015 is the first time the "Patriots" from 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (LI), had an opportunity to host instructors from the "north." Light Fighters School instructors stationed at Fort Drum provided several training sessions, including the Urban Combat Leaders Course, Machine Gun Leaders Course, Rifle Marksmanship Instructor Course, Pre-Ranger Course and Air Assault Course.

  • Black History Month celebrates American achievement

    Feb 26, 2015

    FORT SILL, Okla. -- Fort Sill celebrated the lives and achievements of African Americans at the Fort Sill Black History Month luncheon Feb. 19.

  • Air defense Soldiers navigate Camp Eagle

    Feb 26, 2015

    FORT SILL, Okla. -- Noncommissioned officers from 3rd Battalion, 2nd Air Defense Artillery met Feb. 15 at the Camp Eagle Land Navigation Course here to provide hands-on training to upcoming leaders.

  • Fort Carson class first step toward understanding finances

    Feb 26, 2015

    Fort Carson's Army Community Service offers an Iron Horse Budget Class to Soldiers, Families and DOD identification card holders.

  • Fort Carson explosive ordnance disposal company shows tricks of improvised explosive device trade

    Feb 26, 2015

    An explosive ordnance disposal exchange between Fort Carson Soldiers and members of the Kazakhstan military focused on reporting procedures and coordination with surrounding adjacent units and current explosive ordinance disposal best practices.

  • Fort Carson Black History Month event highlights influential leaders

    Feb 26, 2015

    The Fort Carson community braved wintry conditions to attend the Equal Opportunity Office's Black History Month observance Feb. 23, 2015.

  • Odierno, Dailey emphasize trust at Army's SHARP Academy

    Feb 26, 2015

    Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno and Sgt. Maj. of the Army Daniel A. Dailey spoke with students of the Sexual Harassment and Assault Response Program's, or SHARP's, baseline certification course at the SHARP Academy on Fort Leavenworth, Feb. 26.

  • Black History Month:
 Cast of characters walk through history

    Feb 26, 2015

    FORT CAMPBELL, KY -- Well known for its unique presentations, the Blanchfield Army Community Hospital Equal Opportunity staff celebrated Black History Month Wednesday with an educational cast of characters highlighting a century of black life, history and culture.

  • Allies pull cords, strengthen relationships

    Feb 26, 2015

    Explosions recently rocked the Yakima Training Center, Washington, as sappers from the U.S. Army and Canadian military conducted joint training.

  • 22nd Chemical Battalion conducts no-notice exercise

    Feb 25, 2015

    PATRICK AIR FORCE BASE, Florida -- The 22nd Chemical Battalion (Technical Escort) conducted a no-notice emergency deployment readiness exercise here Feb. 15 - 22.

  • Civilian Expeditionary Workforce offers IMCOM employee unique development

    Feb 25, 2015

    SAN ANTONIO (Feb. 23, 2015) -- Joining the Civilian Expeditionary Workforce took André Douglas from program manager to deputy commander.

  • 'Dagger' brigade gears up for NTC

    Feb 25, 2015

    With the support of more than 3,000 active duty, National Guard and reserve Soldiers, the 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, wasted no time in staging, loading and securing more than 1,300 pieces of equipment, including tracked and wheeled vehicles, onto railcars Feb. 3-20 for shipment to the National Training Center at Fort Irwin, California.

  • lFight against ISIL among top concerns for U.S. troops

    Feb 25, 2015

    SOUTHWEST ASIA -- U.S. Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter has been on the job for less than a week, but is already answering tough questions from Soldiers about the way ahead in the fight against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, or Daesh.

  • US troops celebrate African American history in Afghanistan

    Feb 24, 2015

    Troops from 3rd Infantry Division, 3d Cavalry Regiment and 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) held a African American History Month observance ceremony at Tactical Base Gamberi Feb. 7, 2015.

  • Fellowship program offers sergeants major a master's degree in education

    Feb 24, 2015

    Twenty sergeants major will soon have an opportunity to teach the next generation of sergeants major through a fellowship program at the U.S. Army Sergeants Major Academy, or USASMA, at Fort Bliss, Texas, worth $27,000 per student.

  • 205th MI Battalion, Tactical Engagement Team advance DCGS-A in Pacific

    Feb 24, 2015

    FORT SHAFTER, Hawaii -- The 205th Military Intelligence Battalion here conducted ground breaking training on the Distributed Common Ground System-Army, or DCGS-A, in January to posture the unit to be able to support requirements as the anchor point of the Army's intelligence enterprise in the Pacific.

  • 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade Soldiers deploy to Kuwait

    Feb 24, 2015

    About 200 Soldiers from the 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade deployed to Kuwait from Hunter Army Airfield, Feb. 13. The majority of those troops are coming from 2nd Battalion, 3rd Aviation Regiment, with a mixture of different Soldiers from the other battalions in the brigade.

  • Female Soldier successfully completes 2nd pre-Ranger course

    Feb 24, 2015

    A female first lieutenant from Fort Carson, Colorado, who flies Apache helicopters, successfully completed all course requirements of the second gender-integrated Ranger Training Assessment Course, or RTAC, which ended this week.

  • 225th BSB Soldiers take part in Operation Red Ball

    Feb 24, 2015

    WAIALUA, Hawaii -- Members of 225th Brigade Support Battalion (BSB), 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team and supporting Forward Support Companies (FSC) engaged in the spirit of friendly competition during Operation Red Ball Express (ORBE) at Dillingham Airfield in Waialua, Hawaii. ORBE was what is commonly referred to as a truck rodeo.

  • Gatesville shows appreciation to Fort Hood Soldiers, families

    Feb 24, 2015

    GATESVILLE, Texas -- The Gatesville Chamber of Commerce held its seventh Annual Military Appreciation Fish Fry here Friday for Soldiers, families and veterans from their southern neighbor, Fort Hood.

  • 2-15 Field Artillery receives Knox Award

    Feb 24, 2015

    Every year, the U.S. Feild Artillery School at Fort Sill, Okla., recognizes the best active-duty artillery battery in the Army with the Henry A. Knox Award. This year, A Battery, 2nd Battalion, 15th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (LI) took home the prestigious honor. During their nine-month deployment to Paktika Province, Afghanistan, from January through September 2013, A Battery Soldiers performed with distinction as a Security Force Advise and Assist Team and provided artillery fires in support of maneuver operations.

  • Mission command training program conducts coalition training

    Feb 23, 2015

    Training audiences located on Fort Hood, Texas, and Camp Atterbury, Ind., faced a "near-peer" adversary in a decisive action training environment as part of Warfighter Exercise 15-3, Feb. 3-11.

  • 4th MEB troops rise up to Mercury Challenge

    Feb 23, 2015

    FORT LEONARD WOOD, Missouri -- The group labeled as Mercury Wolf outlasted tough teams from across the 4th Maneuver Enhancement Brigade to capture top honors Feb. 11-12 at the Mercury Challenge, a communications competition.

  • Combined Logistical Advise and Assist Team brings experience and maturity to mission in Iraq

    Feb 23, 2015

    Service members from the U.S. Army Reserves 310th Expeditionary Sustainment Command based in Indianapolis combined forces with Soldiers from the 82nd Sustainment Brigade Fort Bragg, North Carolina, to create a specialized logistics unit to advise and assist Iraqi security forces in support Operation Inherent Resolve.

  • Military Saves Week offers financial guidance for Soldiers

    Feb 20, 2015

    The mission of the Fort Campbell Army Community Services Financial Readiness office is to help Soldiers and their Family members become just that -- financially ready for anything. To that end, they will be hosting Military Saves Week -- an extension of America Saves -- Monday through Feb. 28.

  • Prosper to Prosper

    Feb 19, 2015

    "Deployments are hard, being away from family. I'm lucky because I'm here with my brother," said Sgt. 1st Class Suzanne Prosper, a human resources noncommissioned officer, with the 12th Detachment, 3rd Medical Command Deployment Support. "When things get hard, and I need a hug, I can just walk across the way and get a genuine hug."

  • Inspired to serve: Father, son fulfill sense of duty downrange

    Feb 19, 2015

    "My father has all the influence in the world over me. Everything that I do, I try to mirror my father," said Witherspoon, a senior logistician for Task Force Odin, 306th Military Intelligence Battalion, 470th Military Intelligence Brigade. "Joining the Army was something that I felt obligated to do since my father is serving."

  • Aviation Soldiers case colors for Resolute Support Mission

    Feb 19, 2015

    FORT DRUM, N.Y. -- Capt. Eugene Lee and Sgt. 1st Class Daniel Enghusen cased the Delta Company, 10th Aviation Regiment, 10th Combat Aviation Brigade colors Thursday at Wheeler-Sack Army Airfield in preparation for their deployment to Afghanistan.

  • 2-15 Field Artillery troops lay down fire at JRTC

    Feb 19, 2015

    FORT POLK, La. -- Nestled in the northern-most area of the Joint Readiness Training Center is Peason Ridge. Its sandy soil emblazoned with scorched stubble of once-dense undergrowth is speckled with expelled small-arms casings, signal flare tubes and smoke grenades.

  • Fort Drum Soldiers run to new APFU

    Feb 19, 2015

    FORT DRUM, N.Y. -- When staff members at Fort Drum's Military Clothing and Sales Store received the new Army Physical Fitness Uniform last fall, they were surprised to have them completely sold out.

  • 69th MPs are top dogs in FORSCOM

    Feb 19, 2015

    Fort Carson's 69th Military Police Detachment earned top honors in U.S. Forces Commands military working dog unit competition.

  • Fort Carson DFMWR programs keep community fit

    Feb 19, 2015

    Fort Carson's Directorate of Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation offers a variety of fitness programs to help community members stick to their New Year's resolution of getting and staying fit.

  • Sill Soldiers travel to Hood to earn wings

    Feb 19, 2015

    FORT HOOD, Texas -- Fort Sill Soldiers received an opportunity not typically afforded to them: they went to Air Assault School.

  • Army EOD techs clear mines found near Texas barn

    Feb 19, 2015

    BROWNWOOD, Texas -- Soldiers from the 79th Explosive Ordnance Disposal Battalion destroyed a World War II era landmine found here Feb. 11.

  • Female Soldier makes launcher chief history

    Feb 19, 2015

    A female Soldier who attended attended AIT Multiple Launch Rocket System training is the first woman 13M MOS to enter the NCO Corps and be assigned as a launcher chief.

  • Researchers investigate respiratory health of deployed personnel during operations

    Feb 19, 2015

    Military personnel who deployed during Operation Iraqi Freedom, Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation New Dawn were commonly exposed to airborne hazards such as dust and smoke, Army Medicine researchers say.

  • Tank Gunnery Simulator: Getting Back to Basics

    Feb 19, 2015

    Soldiers of the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment participated in the Senior Instructor Trainer Course at the Advanced Gunnery Training Simulator on Fort Irwin, Calif., Feb. 9-13., which enables Soldiers to stay proficient in their tanker skills.

  • Army Reserve unit hosts Tuskegee Airman during Black History Month observance

    Feb 18, 2015

    Army Reserve soldiers from the 85th Support Command, headquartered 25 miles northwest of Chicago, hosted a unit African American/Black History Month observance, with guest speaker, Oscar Lawton "Wilk" Wilkerson, 89, native Chicagoan and Tuskegee Airman, during their battle assembly weekend, Feb. 7.

  • Odierno: Dialogue at platoon level key to preventing sexual assaults

    Feb 18, 2015

    The Army continues to have sexual predators in its formation, said Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno. "Anybody who thinks we don't have a problem should reassess."

  • Army training must be more realistic

    Feb 18, 2015

    The Force 2025 Realistic Training Industry Forum, which brought together 250 Army and industry leaders to discuss how to create realistic training.

  • Groups share sexual assault prevention strategies with Army

    Feb 18, 2015

    All aspects of American society are trying to come to grips with preventing sexual assault, and the Army is sharing experiences and practices with civilian and private organizations at the Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention Summit.

  • Families build resiliency with FOCUS

    Feb 18, 2015

    Military families encounter numerous stressors in their life and the stresses of their counterparts while dealing with extra stressors and transitions that come with military life such as a child attending new schools, moving and multiple deployments. The FOCUS Program on Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington, helps families deal with these issues, free of cost.

  • Airborne Explosive Ordnance Disposal Company Soldier receives second highest medal

    Feb 17, 2015

    An American Soldier from the U.S. Army's only airborne Explosive Ordnance Disposal, or EOD, Company was presented with the nation's second highest award for valor here, Feb. 17.

  • Picatinny celebrates Chinese Lunar New Year

    Feb 17, 2015

    Picatinny Arsenal Asian-Chinese Society helped employees ring in the Chinese New Year of 4713 during a Feb. 13 luncheon at Noodle Chu in Parsippany.

  • Paving the way for future leaders

    Feb 17, 2015

    The first senior enlisted female to serve as a command senior enlisted leader of a sub-unified combatant command in a time of war, Command Sgt. Maj. (R) Cynthia A. Pritchett, was the honored guest speaker at U.S. Army Pacific Sisters in Arms meeting Feb. 12 at the Aliamanu Military Reservation Chapel, Hawaii.

  • SFL Center open to equip, encourage, empower Soldiers

    Feb 17, 2015

    The Soldier for Life Center grand opening and ribbon cutting was held Feb. 12 at its new location in the newly renovated Building 9230.

  • TAAC-E celebrates 3rd CR achievements, Rakkasans begin new chapter

    Feb 16, 2015

    Train, Advise, Assist Command - East held a casing and uncasing ceremony for the outgoing 3rd Cavalry Regiment "Brave Rifles" and incoming 3rd Brigade Combat Team "Rakkasans," 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) at Tactical Base Gamberi Feb. 15, 2015.

  • Solar Field Ribbon Cutting Brings Community Together

    Feb 12, 2015

    Fort Huachuca, Arizona- In an endeavor towards sustainability, a ribbon cutting ceremony took place on Wednesday showcasing 57,420 solar panels that have begun providing renewable energy on Fort Huachuca. The sun beamed down brightly as Maj. Gen. John B. Morrison, Jr., Commanding Gen. U.S. Army Network Enterprise Technology Command and Deputy Commanding Gen. U.S. Army Cyber Command welcomed the crowd. The ceremony took place outside the Thunder Mountain Activity Center, with the solar array creating the backdrop.

  • Home of the historic Harlem Hell Fighters undergoing $ 42 million renovation

    Feb 11, 2015

    The New York National Guard's Harlem Armory, which looks like a castle on the banks of the East River, is getting a $42 million upgrade over the next two years. (Story by Sgt. J.P. Lawrence, 42nd Infantry Division)

  • MTC Bliss leaders receive Bystander Intervention

    Feb 10, 2015

    FORT BLISS, Texas -- More than 45 Soldiers and leaders from both 5th Armored and 402nd Field Artillery Brigades received Bystander Intervention training here recently.

  • 'Triple Nickles' honor black Airborne legacy

    Feb 10, 2015

    For those who are Airborne or Air Assault qualified, the William W. Williams chapter of the 555th Parachute Infantry Association is seeking new members. The association is also known as the Triple Nickles, and traces its history to the 555th Parachute Infantry Battalion, the first black parachute organization in the Army.

  • Soldiers prepare for gender-integrated Ranger Course

    Feb 10, 2015

    The first of four gender-integrated iterations of the Ranger Training Assessment Course at the Army National Guard's Warrior Training Center here concluded Jan. 30 with 58 of 122 Soldiers successfully meeting all requirements.

  • It's a family affair for Army mother and son

    Feb 9, 2015

    A U.S. Army mother and son shared the experience of receiving rank on the same day Friday at Fort Bragg, NC.

  • 479th FA SARC evaluates 389th CSSB SHARP

    Feb 9, 2015

    NORTH FORT HOOD, Texas -- With sexual harassment and assault response and prevention emerging as a hot button issue for the Army, First Army Division West is taking on a pointed approach to training.

  • Change of leadership at Fort Leonard Wood NCOA

    Feb 6, 2015

    Command Sgt. Maj. Curtis Johnson relinquished commandancy of the U.S. Army Maneuver Support Center of Excellence Noncommissioned Officers Academy at a relinquishment of command ceremony Jan. 28 in Lincoln Hall Auditorium.

  • 40th ESB returns to Fort Huachuca after nine-month deployment

    Feb 6, 2015

    Fort Huachuca, Arizona - The 40th Expeditionary Signal Battalion arrived home on Fort Huachuca Wednesday at Libby Army Airfield. Approximately 300 Soldiers returned after performing communications contingency operations in support of Operation Enduring Freedom in southwest Asia.

  • SHARP reaches out to help victims, engage community

    Feb 6, 2015

    According to 101st Airborne Division Lt. Col. James Clarke, Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention program manager, sexual assault incidents are decreasing, while reports are increasing from last year's statistics. These findings point to increased confidence in the SHARP program as a whole, Clarke said, and that it is effectively combating sexual assault and harassment locally. Clarke explained how increased reporting is actually a good sign.

  • Hammack sees progression of installation's green initiatives

    Feb 6, 2015

    Assistant Secretary of the Army for Installations, Energy and Environment Katherine Hammack visited Fort Campbell earlier this week, where she received a sneak peek into some of the installation's latest energy and environmentally-friendly initiatives.

  • 10th Combat Aviation Brigade Soldiers assume medevac mission at Fort Drum

    Feb 5, 2015

    FORT DRUM, N.Y. -- Soldiers of C Company, 3rd General Support Aviation Battalion, 10th Combat Aviation Brigade, assumed responsibility for Fort Drum's 24-hour range medevac mission Jan. 1. The tasking provides 24-hour / seven-days-a-week helicopter su-pport that uses advanced medicine to treat life-threatening injuries sustained during training at Fort Drum.

  • SHARP Resource Center opens at Aberdeen Proving Ground

    Feb 5, 2015

    The Aberdeen Proving Ground (APG) Sexual Harassment and Assault Response Program (SHARP) Resource Center located on the second floor of the Janet M. Barr Soldier Center- opened its doors on Jan. 2, 2015. The resource center, available to both military and civilians, is designed to handle restricted and unrestricted cases of sexual assault and sexual harassment.

  • Brigade pilot at National Training Center lengthens rotation to increase training, save money

    Feb 4, 2015

    The 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team, out of Fort Wainwright, Alaska, received a bonus when they deployed to the National Training Center at Fort Irwin, California: four extra training days.

  • DivWest, Gatesville leadership enhance community partnership

    Feb 4, 2015

    GATESVILLE, Texas -- Gatesville community leadership held a luncheon here Jan. 29 at an Italian restaurant to discuss and enhance the relationship with their partnership unit, First Army Division West. "This is a meet-and-greet with some of our local Gatesville leadership and the new commander of Division West, Maj. Gen. Jeffery Colt," said Diana Fincher, North Fort Hood Ministry Unit Coordinator. "We hope to make our relationship with Division West bigger and better."

  • DivWest, Gatesville leadership enhance community partnership

    Feb 3, 2015

    GATESVILLE, Texas -- Gatesville community leadership held a luncheon here Jan. 29 at an Italian restaurant to discuss and enhance the relationship with their partnership unit, First Army Division West.

  • 3-15 Infantry: First through combined arms live-fire

    Feb 2, 2015

    Three light infantry companies of 3rd Battalion, 15th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, were the first companies to conduct a combined arms live-fire exercise during the brigade's field training event, Vanguard Focus, which started Jan. 20, 2015, on Fort Stewart, Ga.

  • 703rd BSB distribution platoons test in convoy operations

    Jan 31, 2015

    Distribution platoons of 703rd Brigade Support Battalion, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, started convoy security operations training during Vanguard Focus, the brigade's field exercise, which began Jan. 21, 2015, on Fort Stewart, Ga.

  • Sergeant Major of the Army Daniel A. Dailey

    Jan 30, 2015

    Sergeant Major of the Army Daniel A. Dailey

  • U.S. Army Special Operations Center of Excellence gives 3rd BCT Paratroopers training on AK-47

    Jan 30, 2015

    Paratroopers assigned to the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, took advantage of a unique opportunity to learn about the AK-47 rifle, Jan. 22, during a hands-on class at the U.S. Army John F. Kennedy Special Warfare Center and School on Fort Bragg, N.C

  • Heavy Weapons Leaders Course

    Jan 29, 2015

    Soldiers from 3-1 Cav on Fort Benning participate in the Heavy Weapons Leaders Course. Interviews from SGT Trey Beaufort from 3-1 cav SSG Jason Debaca from 1-29.

  • 10th Mountain Division honors outgoing leader

    Jan 29, 2015

    FORT DRUM, N.Y. - Brig. Gen. Mark J. O'Neil, outgoing 10th Mountain Division (LI) deputy commanding general of operations, received the Legion of Merit during a Mountain Salute ceremony in his honor Jan. 21 at the Magrath Sports Complex at Fort Drum.

  • Civilian Employees epitomize 'mission-first' mentality during snowstorm

    Jan 29, 2015

    FORT DRUM, N.Y. -- Just as Soldiers focus on accomplishing a mission, Fort Drum Civilian Employees also have a mission to complete -- supporting Soldiers.

  • Air Cavalry course to train pilots with unmanned aerial system operators

    Jan 29, 2015

    A new course at Fort Rucker, Alabama, will pair up Air Cavalry leaders with the operators of unmanned aerial systems.

  • Marne Division earns FORSCOM safety award

    Jan 28, 2015

    The 3rd Infantry Division is the winner of the 2014 U.S. Army Forces Command Exceptional Organization Safety Award (Division Level) for superior performance in reducing fatalities in both on and off duty activities, and its overall effectiveness in safety program management and execution.

  • Remote Soldiers come to post for Soldier review

    Jan 28, 2015

    When the Soldiers in your command are spread out over six states you don't get to see them on a regular basis. That is the case for the commander of the Fort Carson Community Care Unit. To meet the challenge, Capt. Jennae Pitts, CCU commander, has instituted a biannual Soldier Readiness Review.

  • Improved Army system, training to increase vigilance

    Jan 27, 2015

    Soldiers of a U.S. Army research center have worked to improve training for fellow Soldiers on a quick-reaction intelligence capability that better supports the system in the field and potentially reduces reliance on reach-back and in-field contractor support.

  • Mississippi National Guard assists in NATO exercise

    Jan 27, 2015

    Though not on a deployment, some Soldiers of the Mississippi National Guard are far from home. They aren't enduring the hardships of a foreign war and they're not where you would expect to find these so called "weekend warriors."

  • Ribbon Cutting Ceremony -- 1st Brigade 100th Training Division has new home

    Jan 27, 2015

    Fort Huachuca, Arizona - A ribbon cutting ceremony held outside a newly redesigned facility marked the transfer of the 1st Brigade Headquarters (Military Intelligence) 100th Division to Fort Huachuca on Jan. 23.

  • Learning critical care

    Jan 27, 2015

    Soldiers of Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion recently conducted a combat first aid class during a field training exercise at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash., Jan. 21.

  • Dogface Soldiers lead the way for reenlistment

    Jan 27, 2015

    The 3rd Infantry Division is the only division in U.S. Army Forces Command to complete its retention mission in all categories.

  • Air Defense Soldiers Learn about Resiliency

    Jan 26, 2015

    FORT SILL, Okla. - With the demands of today's Army, many Soldiers find themselves facing a myriad of personal issues as a result of psychological distress. These issues plague their physical, mental, and emotional states, and many individuals do not find the time to properly evaluate their own comprehensive fitness and get the help they need to recover.

  • Vanguard Brigade first to equip with JBC-P upgrade

    Jan 26, 2015

    The 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, or the Vanguard Brigade, of 3rd Infantry Division, is the first unit in the Army to be fielded the new Joint Battle Command-Platform, or JCB-P.

  • Sill opens Terminal High Altitude Area Defense training

    Jan 26, 2015

    FORT SILL, Okla. -- The Fires Center of Excellence is adding Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) to its training arsenal under the Air Defense Artillery School. The training is being done in a new building, dedicated Jan. 23 as the Lt. Gen. C.J. LeVan THAAD Instructional Facility.

  • Army bomb squad disposes of Georgetown cannon ball

    Jan 23, 2015

    U.S. Army bomb squad Soldiers disposed of a cannon ball that was found in a Georgetown townhouse's chimney Jan. 21.

  • Accidents down in first quarter 2015

    Jan 23, 2015

    Accidental Soldier fatalities were down 8 percent at the close of the first quarter of fiscal 2015, continuing the downward trend that culminated in the Army's safest year on record during 2014.

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