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  • Aviation Branch welcomes new senior NCO

    May 27, 2009

    With the passing of the symbolic NCO sword, Command Sgt. Maj. Tod L. Glidewell became the 12th Aviation Branch senior enlisted NCO.

  • Vermont National Guard Camp Sets Environmental Standard

    May 27, 2009

    Camp Johnson serves as VTARNG's primary industrial installation. Its environmental office supports the federal and state mission of the National Guard by ensuring the availability of lands and facilities for quality, realistic Soldier training through compliance with federal, state, local, and Army regulations.

  • Ansbach Child and Youth Services focuses on need while recognizing its own

    May 27, 2009

    ANSBACH, Germany Aca,!" Accomplishment arrives from hard work, but it can deliver stress as well.

  • 'Big Fish' author chats with future writers

    May 27, 2009

    KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany -- Only 15 minutes every day of writing was one of many bits of advice passed down to future writers by award-winning author and illustrator Daniel Wallace May 20 at the U.S. Army Garrison Kaiserslautern's library on Landstuhl Regional Medical Center. Kaiserslautern was the second to the last stop on Wallace's tour of eight Army installations in Italy, Belgium and Germany as part of the Army Europe Libraries' Conversations literary discussion series. The Installation Management Command-Europe Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation sponsored Wallace's tour.

  • Dancers take to stage for tailor-made show

    May 27, 2009

    HEIDELBERG, Germany - For the past 20 years, Christie has been bringing that fairy tale experience to the children enrolled in the Schools of Knowledge, Inspiration, Exploration and Skills Unlimited ballet classes. Louis Hodge, who plays the emperor in this year's Heidelberg Youth Ballet Theater, couldn't say what part he enjoyed the most in Sunday's performance of "The Emperor and the Nightingale."

  • Kids spend a day in the life of Soldier-parents during 'boot camp'

    May 27, 2009

    At Heidelberg Middle School May 19, Chelsea Shivers and other classmates with deployed or recently redeployed parents got another chance to be like their Soldier parents - by participating in "Kids' Boot Camp."

  • Watervliet, Alcoa forge new bonds

    May 27, 2009

    In an extraordinary model of government and private industry cooperation, representatives from Alcoa Defense visited the U.S. Army Watervliet Arsenal this month to gain a better understanding of Army-owned research, development, and manufacturing. And there could be no better place for Alcoa, which is the world's leader in production and management of aluminum, to learn about government-owned manufacturing than at the nation's oldest, continuously active arsenal, the Watervliet Arsenal. Watervliet is the only DoD site where the design activity, BenAfAt Laboratories, is co-located with the production base, Watervliet Arsenal.

  • Korean Good Neighbor English Camp

    May 27, 2009

    Kyrsten McLaughlin, Seoul American high school student, teaches Kim, Tae-hyun, Gwanggok High School student (left), and Kim, Hyung-tae, Gyungmoon High School student (right), how to use a digital single lens reflex camera at a photography class, Yongsan Garrison, May 22. Sixty Korean students participated in the five-day long annual Good Neighbor English Camp hosted by the United States Forces Korea Public Affairs office this year.

  • Korean university students visit Yongsan Garrison

    May 27, 2009

    Students and staff from a Korean university received an orientation to Yongsan Garrison May 20 to understand better about what U.S. Army does in Korea as part of the U.S. Forces Korea Good Neighbor Program.

  • Yongsan Memorial Day Block Party starts summer

    May 27, 2009

    Hundreds of Yongsan community members welcomed the summer of 2009 with a Memorial Day Block Party at the Main Post Club parking lot Saturday, May 23.

  • Ordnance schools case colors at Aberdeen

    May 26, 2009

    The flags and guidons of the Headquarters, U.S. Army Ordnance Center and Schools, Ordnance Mechanical Maintenance School and Ordnance Munitions and Electronics Maintenance School floated in the breeze as the Army's largest corps symbolically ended its 92-year stay at Aberdeen Proving Ground during its school colors casing ceremony at Ordnance Circle, May 8.

  • Community welcomes the Watervliet Arsenal back

    May 26, 2009

    After nine reductions in force at the U.S. Army Watervliet Arsenal since the early 1990s, it should not surprise anyone to see the community spirit of the Arsenal workforce to have declined in equal measure. But as the Troy Record's front page headline highlighted today, "Arsenal back in step," the Arsenal has rekindled the spirit.

  • New PCS program puts customers in driver's seat

    May 26, 2009

    With nearly 200,000 Permanent Change of Station (PCS) moves expected in the approaching season, it is important for Department of Defense personnel to note several broad changes to the personal property shipment process.

  • Please Add a Title!

    May 26, 2009

    These pictures show, in progression, the first time a Lakota helicopter was used to drop military personnel into a lake. The training event took place at Fort Polk, Louisiana,

  • Fort Polk bids farewell to 142nd CSSB troops

    May 26, 2009

    The 142nd Combat Sustainment Support Battalion stood at attention on Fort Polk's 1st Maneuver Enhancement Brigade Field for the last time at their relocation ceremony May 19. This final goodbye precedes the battalion's move to Fort Bliss, Texas.

  • Picatinny recognizes Navy EOD for UXO removal

    May 26, 2009

    PICATINNY ARSENAL, N.J. - Four sailors from Naval Weapons Station Earle in Colts Neck were recognized for their efforts by Picatinny's garrison commander during a ceremony here April 17.

  • Fourth annual Hooray for Heroes

    May 26, 2009

  • Two Fort Sam Houston ISR Soldiers win 2009 Hot Technologies Contest

    May 26, 2009

    Staff Sgt. Gabriel Wright and Spc. Brendan Beely of the U.S. Army Institute of Surgical Research, a subcommand of U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command, recognized a problem, and invented a device for securing medical tubes and catheters intubated within a patient that will prevent damage to the incisors by locating separate bite blocks on the molars. Not expecting their "simple" solution to a medical problem would turn into a winning invention - the two Soldiers entered the Department of Defense 2009 Hot Technologies Contest and submitted an invention called a Medical Tube Securing Device.

  • Class 59 graduates from Sergeants Major Academy

    May 26, 2009

    The U.S. Army Sergeants Major Academy graduated 614 senior noncommissioned officers from Sergeants Major Course at the Centennial Club on Fort Bliss May 21. Another 30 students graduated earlier this month due to the needs of the Army in the field.

  • CBRNE Soldiers, Families developing Strong Bonds

    May 25, 2009

  • C4ISR 'Phase Two' program expected to begin this month

    May 25, 2009

  • Army offers practical, career-related student experience programs

    May 25, 2009

  • ACS hosts appreciation festivities for military spouses on APG

    May 25, 2009

  • ACWA mission supports the defense of America

    May 25, 2009

  • Corps steers evolution of future landscape at APG

    May 25, 2009

  • Commentary: Honoring this day

    May 25, 2009

  • Fort Lee readies for arrival of U.S. Army Ordnance Center and Schools

    May 25, 2009

    With the final shipment of steel delivered, contractors began erecting the remaining pieces on the Route 36 flyover bridge in early December 2008 and are on schedule for a May 2010 completion date.

  • Fort Lee builds ordnance training complex north of Rt. 36

    May 25, 2009

  • OC&S holds final anniversary ball at APG

    May 25, 2009

  • Two OC&S leaders hailed during Retirement Retreat Ceremony

    May 25, 2009

    Col. Michael T. McBride, OC&S deputy commander and chief of staff, and Command Sgt. Maj. Ronald L. Bray of the 16th Ordnance Battalion retire during units retreat ceremony.

  • Pandemic flu planning checklist for individuals, Families

    May 25, 2009

  • Prom night rules: Communication, rules can create a safer prom night

    May 25, 2009

  • DoD promotes military participation in World No Tobacco Day

    May 25, 2009

  • Looking back...a Chemical Corps sergeant major reflects on his life as a Soldier

    May 25, 2009

  • Yellow Ribbon Room -- 'A home of their own'

    May 25, 2009

  • Honoring the Islands: Fort Shafter Elementary School celebrates May Day

    May 22, 2009

    FORT SHAFTER, Hawaii -- Students from Fort Shafter Elementary School, here, participated in their annual May Day celebration, May 15. Check out more photos on U.S. Army Garrison-HawaiiAca,!a,,cs Flickr site at http://www.flickr.com/photos/usag-hi/sets/.

  • Army welcomes 25 new officers from UH

    May 22, 2009

    MANOA, Hawaii - The University of Hawaii (UH) conducted a commissioning ceremony for 25 graduates of the UH-Manoa, Army ROTC program, May 17, at the Kennedy Theater on the campus, here.

  • DES Straight Talk: Garrison, AHFH improve quality of life

    May 22, 2009

    WHEELER ARMY AIRFIELD, Hawaii - In an effort to further improve the quality of life in our communities, Col. Matthew Margotta, commander, U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii (USAG-HI), chaired a meeting with garrison leaders May 12.

  • Riders must be responsible

    May 22, 2009

    WHEELER ARMY AIRFIELD, Hawaii - The Army Hawaii community logged two motorcycle incidents during the past week - one ended in a fatality.

  • Showcase Night gives 'young at art' opportunity to shine

    May 22, 2009

    WHEELER ARMY AIRFIELD, Hawaii - Standing outside her classroom following another nerve-wracking yet successful Student Showcase Night at Wheeler Middle School, art instructor Jennifer Wada-Goode finally had a chance to relax.

  • Army history comes alive at Fort DeRussy during annual event

    May 22, 2009

    FORT DERUSSY, Hawaii - Mike Maranto blew in from the Windy City last week and found the perfect spot to chill in Waikiki, at the U.S. Army Museum of Hawaii, site of the 10th Annual Living History Day, May 16.

  • Lantern dedications provide a peaceful remembrance of lost loved ones

    May 22, 2009

    SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii - The 10th Annual Lantern Floating Hawaii Ceremony will take place May 25 and invites people of all cultures and religious backgrounds to come together to cast afloat more than 2,000 candlelit lanterns as a way of peacefully remembering loved ones who have passed.

  • RIA-JMTC celebrates Machinist Apprenticeship Program graduation

    May 22, 2009

    All across the country, high school and college students are celebrating the end of a long four year journey with commencement. The same was celebrated at the Rock Island Arsenal Joint Manufacturing and Technology Center when 11 people graduated from the Machinist Apprenticeship Program Friday. The Apprentice Program at Rock Island Arsenal can trace its roots to just before World War I. The first class graduated in 1910. Today, the program is partnered with Black Hawk College, a partnership that has helped the program expand and improve.

  • Miss Missouri learns Combat Water Survival

    May 22, 2009

    Miss Missouri 2008, Lacey Fitzgerald, joined Soldiers for drown-proofing training at Davidson Fitness Center, Tuesday. Fitzgerald's visit was part of Summer Safety Days, a two-week period set aside by the Maneuver Support Center and Fort Leonard Wood to prepare everyone for the safety and health concerns associated with summer.

  • Williams takes command in ceremony Tuesday; Hall presides

    May 22, 2009

    Col. John Megnia relinquished command of the Fort Leonard Wood garrison to Col. Charles Williams in Lincoln Hall auditorium, Tuesday. "A garrison commander is a ... one man band," said Russell Hall, Installation Management Command-Northeast region director. "He orchestrates a great fleet of individuals and a great team of professionals."

  • Military Working Dog Warrior Police Challenge

    May 22, 2009

    The third annual Military Working Dog Warrior Police Competition was held at Fort Leonard Wood, May 11-15, putting more than 40 teams through the ultimate test to find out who could be "top dog." After nearly a week of competition and 12 different events, Staff Sgt. James Cooey, 42nd Military Police Detachment, Fort Bragg, N.C., and his dog, Randy took "Top Dog" honors.

  • Armed Forces Day Celebration

    May 22, 2009

    2,000 community members celebrated Armed Forces Day on the Detroit Arsenal, MI, sharing a fun-filled day.

  • Biggest Armed Forces Day celebration in country steps off at Fort Sill

    May 22, 2009

    Nearly 3, 000 Soldiers marched in what some call the biggest armed forces day parade in the country.

  • Fort Leonard Wood Fair helps community members stay safe

    May 22, 2009

    The Maneuver Support Center and Fort Leonard Wood held their Safety and Health Fair - as part of Summer Safety Days - at Nutter Field House, to warn the public about potential hazards and educate them in regard to health concerns, Monday.

  • Breaking Ground at the Detroit Arsenal

    May 22, 2009

    A groundbreaking ceremony was held at the Detroit Arsenal, MI, to celebrate three construction projects. Picture Caption: MG Scott G. West, Commander, TACOM LCMC, stands guard as Ms. Brenda Lee McCullough, Garrison Manager, CSM Otis Cuffee, Command Sergeant Major, TACOM LCMC, and others symbolically break ground for new construction on the Arsenal.

  • Thousands turn out to honor military at Picatinny's Armed Forces Day May 9

    May 22, 2009

    PICATINNY ARSENAL, N.J. - Picatinny opened its hearts and gates to honor the nation's service members during an Armed Forces Day open house that drew thousands of guests from surrounding communities here May 9.

  • Jazz Ambassadors Connect with Youth Through Music

    May 22, 2009

  • EOD of the Year Competition

    May 22, 2009

    2009 EOD of the Year Competition

  • AN/TRC-190 Reset program changes, efficiency improves

    May 22, 2009

    Improvements, initiative and teamwork help Tobyhanna personnel return AN/TRC-190 systems to Soldiers more efficiently.

  • BOSS members partner with SHARP Program

    May 22, 2009

    Army families attending a recent Soldier Show at Fort Belvoir, Va., were greeted by a unique group of Soldiers from the Army's Better Opportunities for Single Soldiers Program.

  • Annual event pays tribute to volunteer contributions

    May 22, 2009

    Dozens of Tobyhanna employees were recognized at the annual Volunteer Appreciation and Awards Luncheon held at The Landing on April 30.

  • Thunder Over Augusta Military Appreciation Bigger

    May 22, 2009

    The second Thunder Over Augusta military appreciation event was bigger than the first event.

  • Soldiers spend free time volunteering

    May 22, 2009

    Soldiers from Fort Gordon in the Intermediate-Level Education program spend their free time volunteering at a local food bank.

  • Signal Soldiers compete for Best Warrior title

    May 22, 2009

    Signal Soldiers compete for Best Warrior title.

  • Big Red One general welcomes new officers

    May 22, 2009

  • Wounded service member care draws attention

    May 22, 2009

    Wounded service member care draws high level visitors' attention.

  • Salina student organizes shoe rally

    May 22, 2009

  • Wounded Soldiers enjoy tasty treats from home

    May 22, 2009

    Wounded female Soldiers enjoy tasty treats from home during stay at Veterans Affairs Medical Center.

  • Stimulus money aimed at facility improvements

    May 22, 2009

    More than two dozen facilities on Fort Benning will get needed facelifts from millions in federal stimulus dollars pumped through the Defense Department, a Directorate of Public Works official said.

  • Realistic live training

    May 22, 2009

    Military Intelligence detachment Soldiers move through urban warfare scenarios to develop complete warrior skills.

  • 41 Miss Georgia contestants visit Sand Hill

    May 22, 2009

    When basic trainees arrived at a Sand Hill obstacle course Saturday, they were greeted with a surprise - 41 Miss Georgia pageant contestants.

  • Fort Riley hosts eight Boy Scout troops for Scout Riley Day

    May 22, 2009

  • Commander video teleconferences with middle school

    May 22, 2009

  • Imax offers viewers bigger picture, better sound

    May 22, 2009

    The Imax Theatre at Patriot Park beckons moviegoers to immerse themselves in the larger-than-life action of Hollywood hits this summer. The Dark Knight will run a final weekend at Imax before the theater kicks off a summer filled with big-name movies such as Monsters vs. Aliens in 3D, Star Trek, Night at the Museum 2 and Transformers 2.

  • Teen center self sign-up now open

    May 22, 2009

  • Camp Darby art teacher named 'Best in the Mediterranean'

    May 22, 2009

    PISA, Italy -- Suzanne Sperl, Art and Video production teacher at the U.S Army Garrison Livorno Unit School was named as Department of Defense Dependents Schools Mediterranean district Teacher of the Year during an award ceremony May 21 at the school.

  • Sky Soldiers take advanced combat medic training at GrafenwAfAPhr

    May 22, 2009

    The Combat Medic Advanced Skills Training center at the Joint Multinational Training Center, in Vilseck, Germany, provides some of the most realistic medic training in the world. The training prepares Soldiers for treating casualties in combat.

  • Ulibarri honored, new top enlisted Soldier assumes post

    May 22, 2009

    Fort Benning and the U.S. Army Infantry Center swapped out its top enlisted Soldiers on Monday. CSM Earl Rice took over the position from CSM Joe Ulibarri during a change-of-responsibility ceremony at the Benning Conference Center. Ulibarri retired Tuesday after 27 years on active duty.

  • Fort Myer's Chaplain's Corner

    May 21, 2009

    Chaplain's Corner is a weekly column in the Pentagram managed by Installation Chaplain (LTC) Barry White, whereby multiple chaplains in the National Capital Region provide their commentary on life in the military.

  • Joint services place 'Flags In' at Arlington National Cemetery

    May 21, 2009

    Every Memorial Day since 1948, Soldiers from the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) have made their way through Fort Myer's Selfridge Gate, rucksacks filled with American flags.

  • Two Manhattan Families use VTC before Commencement

    May 21, 2009

  • Abilene senior connects with stepdad on her big day

    May 21, 2009

  • Fort Riley celebrates Asian Pacific Heritage Month with performance

    May 21, 2009

  • CSX teaches interdiction to rapid response teams

    May 21, 2009

    Training article about the specialized training law enforcement officers received in counter-terrorism tactics as they apply to "tubular targets."

  • Air Force unit settles into Knox to support 3rd Brigade combat team

    May 21, 2009

    Mission of new Air Force unit explained to Fort Knox readers

  • 'Education is About Doing and Being All You Can Be'

    May 21, 2009

    Some local schoolchildren got more than a visit from an Army general officer. They also received a lesson in following their dreams. AMCOM commander Maj. Gen. Jim Myles spoke to a sixth-grade class at Providence School for their Career Day. The day was put on by Army Materiel Command Forward, Equal Employment Office, as a part of their Adopt-A-School program. This program was established to motivate the children to think about their careers and futures.

  • AMCOM Office Claims Excellence Award

    May 21, 2009

    The Claims Division of the Office of the Staff Judge Advocate, Aviation and Missile Command has a lot to be happy about. In addition to the renovations that changed the look of the place in September, they'll soon have a new treasure to hang on the freshly painted walls. They have been awarded the Judge Advocate General's Excellence in Claims Award for fiscal year 2008.

  • Career counselor aces communication skills

    May 21, 2009

    Year of the NCO feature about career counselor

  • Aircraft Landed for Open House Event

    May 21, 2009

    Helicopters and fixed wing aircraft were the hot commodities at the Aviation Technical Test Center's second annual open house May 14.

  • Army's 'Good Fit' Led to 30-Year Career

    May 21, 2009

    For 30 years, the Army was a "good fit" for Col. Tom Newman. And that fit has left a lasting mark on a man who had "no clue" that serving in the Army would encompass more than a way to pay for college and jump start a career.

  • Training center supports all post missions

    May 21, 2009

    The Fort McPherson U.S. Army Garrison Directorate of Information Management's Training and Support Center.

  • 84th Training Command NCO recognized at Fort McCoy during Asian-Pacific Month

    May 21, 2009

    The noncommissioned officer (NCO) recognized during the Asian-Pacific Heritage Month observance May 14 at Fort McCoy has served about 20 years around two deployments. Sgt. 1st Class Edward Robert of the 84th Training Command (Leader Readiness) served as a team leader during a deployment to Somalia, said Garrison Command Sergeant Major Command Sgt. Maj. M. Kevin Dubois. More recently, Robert deployed and served as an operations NCO and then as a combat patrol leader to support Operation Iraqi Freedom.

  • Armor Warfighting Conference

    May 21, 2009

  • Fort Campbell, local high school graduations broadcast via Web streaming

    May 21, 2009

    Local high school graduates can cross the stage knowing that deployed loved ones won't miss their proud moment. Upcoming graduation ceremonies for seven area schools will be broadcast live via Web streaming.

  • Green Bay Packers Tailgate Tour makes Fort McCoy visit

    May 21, 2009

    "Thank you for what you are doing. We appreciate what you are doing. It is an honor for us to be here." Those were the words of Mark Murphy, president of the Green Bay Packers National Football League team, when he addressed about 180 Soldiers at Multipurpose Urban Training Site (MUTS) North and also 105 cadets at the Wisconsin Army National Guard ChalleNGe Academy at Fort McCoy.

  • Speakers highlight packed conference

    May 21, 2009

    A condensation of five senior Army leaders' speeches at the Armor Warfighting Conference at Fort Knox

  • Fort McCoy Year of the NCO speaker used training as springboard

    May 21, 2009

    No detail is too small to overlook in combat because Soldiers don't get second chances, said a Soldier who often is described as an American hero by his peers and superiors and who used mobilization training at Fort McCoy as a springboard to success during a deployment.

  • First Army honors spouses

    May 21, 2009

    Mary Miller, second from left, wife of the First Army commanding general, Lt. Gen. Thomas G. Miller, gets help cutting the Spouse's Appreciation Day Cake May 8 at First Army headquarters. Joining are, from left, Marilyn Walker, wife of Maj. Mack Walker, an action officer with G-5, Plans; Yasmin Helal-Barber, wife of Maj. James Barber, an action officer with G-7, Aviation; and Daniel Swacina, husband of Col. Kathleen Swacina, the G-6.

  • Preventing pests, disease part of prevention professionals' post

    May 21, 2009

    The U.S. Army Center for Health Promotion and Preventive Medicine-South, although dwarfed by the massive organizations (such as U.S. Army Forces Command, U.S. Army Central and U.S. Army Reserve Command) it shares Fort McPherson with, plays an important role in maintaining the wellness of the staff of these organizations, as well as the health of the entire military community in the southeastern United States.

  • Logistics Modernization Program Arrives On-Site

    May 21, 2009

    The Aviation and Missile Command ushered in a new era of customer service on May 11 with a ribbon-cutting opening the Logistics Modernization Program Site Command Center in building 5304. LMP is an enterprise resource planning software solution used to address all business practices associated with moving goods from industry to the Soldier. LMP replaces two software systems - the Commodity Command Standard System and the Standard Depot System - in addition to smaller software systems used at AMCOM, Corpus Christi Army Depot and Letterkenny Army Depot.

  • Co-author of POW-MIA book continues to remind others to 'never forget'

    May 21, 2009

    Evelyn Fowler Grubb went from housewife to activist when her husband, Capt. Wilmer Newlin "Newk" Grubb, disappeared in Vietnam. During that time, the care of her sons was left to a man who today works at U.S. Army Forces Command. FORSCOM employee and former Soldier Bruce R. Carlson and his family met Grubb in the early 1970s while assigned at Fort Lee, Va. Carlson and his wife, Sharon, took care of Grubb's four boys while the Air Force wife worked tirelessly to find out more about her missing husband.

  • Corps of Engineers, South Atlantic Division, changes command

    May 21, 2009

    Brig. Gen. Todd T. Semonite (left) accepts the command flag from Lt. Gen. Robert L. VanAntwerp, chief of engineers, symbolizing the change of command for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, South Atlantic Division, in a ceremony held May 1 on Fort McPherson's Hedekin Field. Semonite took command of the corps' southeast region, which is responsible for water resources and military construction in eight states.

  • Military officials present book to military children

    May 21, 2009

    The "Children of Valor" book is created to honor the children who have a parent who was killed or died as a result of the War on Terror since 9/11 and now rests in Arlington National Cemetery.

  • Gen. Casey's 2009 Memorial Day Message

    May 21, 2009

    Chief of Staff Gen. Casey takes a few moments to offer words of support and encouragement for Soldiers, Civilians, contractors and their families around the world as we look toward Memorial Day.

  • First Army event includes moves, music, bit of fire

    May 21, 2009

    Faleni Mageo decides to have a hot meal for lunch. Mageo was performing with "The Magical Fires of Polynesia Dancers" during First Army's Asian-Pacific heritage celebration May 8 at Fort Gillem. The dance troupe has entertained First Army personnel for the past three years as part of First Army's Asian-Pacific heritage celebration.

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