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  • Rader Clinic training hours to change: Weekly one-hour closures switch to one full day monthly

    Apr 16, 2015

    In a new initiative to better prepare healthcare professionals employed at the Andrew Rader U.S. Army Health Clinic for every day patient care, the clinic is rearranging its training schedule starting June 3.

  • MIZZOU trains MEB's MPs

    Apr 16, 2015

    FORT LEONARD WOOD, Missouri -- Soldiers with the 463rd Military Police Company received professional development training from the University of Missouri Law Enforcement Training Institute, or LETI, March 16-18.

  • Hiring fair at Fort Leonard Wood part of Soldier For Life Transition Summit

    Apr 16, 2015

    A hiring fair, employment workshops and networking events are part of the Fort Leonard Wood Missouri Soldier for Life Transition Summit scheduled May 5 to 6. The summit is open to all service members.

  • Fort Sill Unit Ministry Teams ascend to reflect, boost trust

    Apr 16, 2015

    Fort Sill unit ministry teams gathered atop Mount Scott for a day of spiritual reflection and team-building exercises.

  • Fort Sill hosts Special Olympics, safety & health expo

    Apr 16, 2015

    Fort Sill hosted the Great Plains Area Regional Special Olympics April 10 at Prichard Field. The event coincided with the post's health expo and safety fair, part of the Healthy Base Initiative to promote fitness for the total Army family.

  • New Fort Sill Visitor Control Center running smoothly

    Apr 16, 2015

    In business for about six weeks, operations are moving smoothly at the new Fort Sill Visitor Control Center, according to the garrison commander.

  • Commentary - Grandparents raising grandchildren

    Apr 16, 2015

    My life changed dramatically in May 2011, after gaining full custody of my grandson.

  • Soldiers, family brought together by training

    Apr 16, 2015

    FORT SILL, Okla.-- Typically Army training takes a Soldier away from family, but that's not the case for the Moriartys.

  • Game of Drones: Sill Soldiers awarded at NTC

    Apr 16, 2015

    FORT IRWIN, Calif.-- A noncommissioned officer from 3rd Battalion, 13th Field Artillery (Red Dragons) was recently recognized by the National Training Center (NTC) at Fort Irwin, Calif.

  • Dignity, closure: POW's remains returned to Richmond family after more than 64 years

    Apr 16, 2015

    RICHMOND, Va. (April 16, 2015) -- Lindsey Calvin Lockett has spent virtually his entire life filling in blank spots about his father. Tidbits of information here and there helped him form a better image of who he was, but it was never quite complete.

  • A day in the life

    Apr 16, 2015

    Mothers clambered up rope ladders and rolled through mud pits as their husbands pushed babies in strollers. Soldier fathers coaxed their children to rappel down the Victory Wall. And, for several hours, the battalion commander answered to "honey" or "Dad." More than 250 spouses and children took part in the 165th Wayne Day on Saturday, in an outing designed to show -- as Staff Sgt. Hoan Nguyen put it to the group he led through the day's events -- "what Mom and Dad do every day" if they want to be fit and confident Soldiers in the United States Army.

  • Speeding poses danger at access control points

    Apr 16, 2015

    FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. -- Barriers at the Fort Leonard Wood access control points are meant to keep the bad guys out, but there is danger to all those driving more than the 25 mph posted speed limit.

  • Missouri teen with post connection honored by national organization

    Apr 16, 2015

    FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. -- A military child with connections to Fort Leonard Wood will be recognized with a Military Child of the Year; Award from Operation Homefront today.

  • Un-bee-lievable skills

    Apr 16, 2015

    In the end, it was zucchini that made all the difference. "Zucchini" was the final word in last week's spelling bee at C.C. Pinckney Elementary School. Of the 18 students selected for the April 9 event, only two were left standing when the final word of the day was sounded.

  • BAE Systems delivers first upgraded Paladin

    Apr 16, 2015

    ELGIN, Okla. -- BAE Systems of Elgin, Okla., delivered the first low-rate initial production (LRIP) M109A7 Self-Propelled Howitzer April 9 bringing the Army one step closer to gaining a more lethal and responsive howitzer in its arsenal.

  • PAO journalist at Fort Leonard Wood is Army's top civilian journalist for 2014

    Apr 16, 2015

    FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. -- Fort Leonard Wood Public Affairs Office's photojournalist Melissa Buckley is the U.S. Army's top civilian journalist for 2014.

  • Preventing assault: It's everyone's job

    Apr 16, 2015

    Malissa Welch and Jacqueline Andrews stand at the forefront of the battle against sexual assault on post. As a sexual assault response coordinator and victim advocate, respectively, the women have used the current Sexual Assault Awareness Month to broadcast the message of prevention to service members and civilians -- loud, clear and as often as possible.

  • Heroic action earns Soldier's Medal

    Apr 16, 2015

    FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. -- When a Fort Leonard Wood Soldier saw a private struggle to get a live grenade over the wall, he grabbed the Soldier and used his body to shield the Soldier from the ensuing blast.

  • Doctor takes dose of BCT at Fort Leonard Wood as prescription for self-improvement

    Apr 16, 2015

    FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (April 16, 2015) -- As if completing seven years of schooling to obtain a medical degree isn't hard enough, a physician is trying to add Soldier to his list of accomplishments.

  • U.S. Army Forces Command (FORSCOM), Total Army Force chaplains gather for SORTAF 2015

    Apr 16, 2015

    The FORSCOM Command Chaplain's Office hosted the 2015 Strategic Operational Readiness and Training Assessment Forum, April 14 - 16, 2015, at Fort Bragg, N.C. The forum was designed to train, develop and empower junior chaplains and chaplain assistants from across the Total Army Force (Active Army, U.S. Army National Guard and U.S. Army Reserve).

  • Fort Leonard Wood's 1st Engr. Bde. has new top NCO

    Apr 16, 2015

    FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. -- The 1st Engineer Brigade at Fort Leonard Wood welcomed its newest senior noncommissioned officer Monday.

  • 'We have to do better' Post highlights the dangers of drinking and driving

    Apr 16, 2015

    Nobody has ever loved a number. That was Patricia Voelker's message to the Fort Jackson workforce Monday morning. The Lexington native was part of a team leading a pair of alcohol-abuse awareness activities at the Solomon Center -- a team intent on putting a face to the statistics.

  • 10th Mountain Division names training facility for highly decorated World War II veteran

    Apr 16, 2015

    FORT DRUM, N.Y. -- A 10th Mountain Division veteran who was highly decorated for his actions during World War II was honored during a memorialization ceremony April 8 at Fort Drum. Fort Drum officials rededicated the Training Support Center as the 1st Lt. John S. Creaghe Training Support Center. Creaghe served with the 1st Battalion, 85th Mountain Infantry Regiment, 10th Mountain Division, during WWII.

  • American Legion National Commander kicks off three-day visit of NY at Army arsenal

    Apr 16, 2015

    WATERVLIET ARSENAL, N.Y. -- The American Legion's National Commander, Michael Helm, launched his three-day tour of New York state by first visiting the historic Watervliet Arsenal, an Army-owned and operated manufacturing center.

  • My Korea My Life -- Pfc. Moon

    Apr 16, 2015

    CAMP CASEY, South Korea - Leaving your home country is hard, but coming back to defend it is rewarding. Pfc. Hyeyoung Moon, a behavioral health specialist assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 210th Field Artillery Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division, is a Korean native who is also a U.S. Army Soldier serving in Korea.

  • Former Vietnam refugee finds opportunity in U.S.

    Apr 15, 2015

    This was a typical busy day for engineer Nhuchi Khong. But workplace stress is nothing compared to her life story. She escaped from Vietnam by boat 33 years ago as a 20-year-old along with her then 19-year-old brother Thuan. They came to the United States with nothing but the help of a church charity. Both worked their way through college, earned their degrees and became successful engineers for the Army.

  • Are you ready to ride? Ansbach garrison safety office to help you ride motorcycle safely

    Apr 15, 2015

    The temperature is rising and the ice and snow has melted. Trees are budding and flowers are starting to bloom. This means it's time to break your motorcycle out of winter storage. Two things you need to do before you begin to ride in earnest. Inspect your bike and take a motorcycle refresher training course.

  • U.S. Army Garrison - Okinawa Celebrates Volunteer Appreciation Week

    Apr 15, 2015

    U.S. Army Garrison - Okinawa is celebrating Volunteer Appreciation Week, April 12-18, to recognize Army volunteers for their commitment and dedication to the Army Family on island - through thousands of hours of selfless service.

  • Best Ranger calls for pace, toughness

    Apr 14, 2015

    The 32nd annual David E. Grange Jr. Best Ranger Competition held here April 10-12 challenged 102 Soldiers both physically and mentally and recognized the team who could move furthest, fastest and fight hardest in a matter of 60 hours of strenuous activity.

  • ARTB team takes home top honors at 2015 BRC

    Apr 14, 2015

    For an Army-leading 13th time, a team from the Airborne and Ranger Training Brigade earned top honors at the 2015 David E. Grange Jr. Best Ranger Competition.

  • Ranger training events draw top Army leaders

    Apr 14, 2015

    The annual Best Ranger Competition brought thousands of people to Fort Benning, April 10-13, to witness the Army's best of the best compete.

  • Fort Irtwin Soldiers, community in Denim Day Walk support victims

    Apr 14, 2015

    Leadership, Soldiers, Department of the Army civilians and community members of this installation took part in the 2015 Denim Day Walk here, April 8. The community event demonstrated support for victims of sexual assault and one of this month's national observances -- Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention. The Department of Defense theme for this year's campaign is "Eliminate Sexual Assault: Know Your Part, Do Your Part."

  • Gayler frocked with second star en route to USAREUR

    Apr 14, 2015

    Brig. Gen. William K. Gayler, Director of Human Resources Command's Officer Personnel Management Directorate, was frocked with his second star April 6 in a ceremony at the Maude Complex on Fort Knox, Kentucky. Gayler leaves HRC to become Deputy Commanding General of U.S. Army Europe in Wiesbaden, Germany, after serving 14 months as director at OPMD.

  • Training ramps readiness for Reservists at Tobyhanna Army Depot

    Apr 14, 2015

    TOBYHANNA ARMY DEPOT, Pa. --Reservists from every military branch can learn communications-electronics systems troubleshooting and repair techniques here to improve their maintenance and repair readiness. The depot, which enhanced Army and Marine reservist electronic capabilities for years, is now expanding the joint training program to include Air Force, Navy and Coast Guard Military Occupational Specialties (MOS).

  • Community volunteers honored at Hohenfels

    Apr 14, 2015

    Volunteer hours saved community over $454,000.

  • Ansbach celebrates, supports new parents: Garrison hosts community baby shower

    Apr 14, 2015

    U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach hosted a hometown baby shower April 10 at the Von Steuben Community Center.

  • Army's Benét Laboratories leads DOD challenge to improve the defense industrial base

    Apr 14, 2015

    WATERVLIET ARSENAL, N.Y. -- The Army's Benét Laboratories announced here today that it was selected by the Department of Defense to spearhead a science and engineering challenge that will pit higher education students from throughout the United States in a competition to develop software applications that may improve the efficiency of defense manufacturing.

  • Wiggles and Giggles program brings parents, tots together

    Apr 14, 2015

    Parents brought their children ages 4 weeks to 3 years old to U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach's Wiggles and Giggles program April 2, 2015.

  • Army aviation continues efforts for technology development

    Apr 13, 2015

    The Army recently extended technology investment agreements with two commercial companies to continue concept refinement and technology maturation for future vertical lift research.

  • About post at Fort McCoy, Wis. April 2015

    Apr 13, 2015

    About post at Fort McCoy, Wis. -- A collection of stand-alone photos from the April 10, 2015 issue of Fort McCoy's newspaper, The Real McCoy.

  • Fort McCoy CYSS caregiver training sets foundation for best care

    Apr 13, 2015

    FORT McCOY, Wis. -- Caregivers in Fort McCoy's Child, Youth and School Services (CYSS) programs receive extensive training to provide the best care for their customers. Training and Curriculum Specialist Cindy Storkel leads the training effort for all CYSS employees in the Directorate of Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation. Whether those employees work in the Child Development Center (CDC), School Age Center/Youth Center (SAC/YC), or in another capacity, employees must meet Department of Defense and Army requirements. "Our training programs are designed to meet tough standards," said Storkel, who has worked in several different Fort McCoy CYSS positions since 1988. "Our customers should know they are getting the best-quality caregivers in our programs."

  • 403rd AFSB supports Exercise Key Resolve 2015

    Apr 13, 2015

  • When the help you're giving is not helping: having a loved one with alcoholism

    Apr 13, 2015

    The concern of a loved one can make it difficult for a nonalcoholic individual to understand how their misguided attempts to help a loved one with alcoholism may actually worsen the person's addiction. After all, no one sets out to encourage the continuance of alcoholism in a family member.

  • Hundreds brave Grafenwoehr's brutal 15K obstacle course

    Apr 13, 2015

    More than 350 community members competed in one of Army Europe's most grueling annual races here. The thirdGrafenwoehr Rugged Terrain Obstacle Run took place April 11, 2015, grinding participants through 15 kilometers and 20 obstacles.

  • Choosing to act, intervene for fellow humans

    Apr 13, 2015

    The Fort Irwin community honored the annual Days of Remembrance observance with a ceremony here, April 8. The national commemoration period this year is April 12-19 and the 2015 theme is "Learning from the Holocaust: Choosing to Act." Congress established Days of Remembrance as the nation's annual commemoration of the Holocaust and created the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum as a permanent living memorial to the victims, according to the museum's Web site.

  • Fort Hood presents Purple Hearts, medals to shooting victims, Families

    Apr 10, 2015

    After nearly six years and a legislative wording change, shooting victims from the Nov. 5, 2009, attack on Fort Hood were recognized during a Purple Heart and Defense of Freedom award ceremony on the installation, April 10.

  • Military spouse seeks kidney donor for transplant

    Apr 10, 2015

    Fort Huachuca, Arizona - Looking at Tawanna Clapp you wouldn't guess that she spends 21 hours a week on dialysis. Tawanna was diagnosed with focal glomerulosclerosis, FSGS, in 1996 during a routine physical for college. According to the National Kidney Foundation, FSGS is a disease that "describes scarring in the kidney.

  • Brothers attend BCT together at Fort Leonard Wood

    Apr 10, 2015

    The bond between siblings is extra-special, even more so when they are going through Basic Combat Training at the same time. In honor of National Siblings Day, we are highlighting the Boozer brothers of 1st Battalion, 48th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Chemical Brigade.

  • Commentary: 2015 Washington Nationals baseball preview

    Apr 10, 2015

    The 2015 Major League Baseball season marks the 10th anniversary of the Washington Nationals. My first Nats game was July 7, 2005, during their inaugural season. They played the New York Mets in front of 44,492 fans at RFK Stadium in Washington, D.C. Brad Wilkerson (my all-time favorite Nat), Matt Cepicky (who?) and the flat-brimmed Chad Cordero, among others, played in what turned into an 11-inning loss.

  • Marine Corps War Memorial - Then and now

    Apr 10, 2015

    This photo illustration is a combination of two photographs, digitally joined during post processing. The black and white image on the right, part of the United States Marine Corps History Division archives, shows the Marine Corps War Memorial in Arlington, Va., under construction. The photograph is dated Sept. 16, 1954; the photographer is not credited. The caption reads simply, "Construction of the Iwo Jima Memorial Statue: Putting 3rd group into position."

  • Arlington House remembers Lee's surrender

    Apr 10, 2015

    On soil once owned by Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee that was eventually transformed into a national cemetery, Civil War enthusiasts gathered to remember the 150th anniversary of Lee's surrender of the Army of Northern Virginia at Appomattox Court House.

  • Eggcellent attendance at Caisson spring open house

    Apr 10, 2015

    The April 4 spring weather sprung a bumper crop of visitors to The Old Guard Caisson Platoon's spring open house.

  • So you've been pulled over, now what?

    Apr 10, 2015

    For those driving on Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, the rules of the road are simple, and yet there are many who still get stopped for traffic infractions. Some of the violations occur even before visitors and residents are allowed to enter the joint base.

  • Annual Easter Sunrise Service draws crowds to Arlington National Cemetery

    Apr 10, 2015

    Before the sun rose over Arlington National Cemetery April 5, thousands gathered inside Memorial Amphitheater for the National Capital Region's annual Easter Sunrise Service hosted by Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall Commander Col. Michael D. Henderson.

  • Trinity Site Open House breaks record with over 5,500 people on 70th Anniversary

    Apr 10, 2015

    Over 5,500 visitors from around the world made the 70th anniversary of the first nuclear bomb test at Trinity Site on White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico a record breaking event.

  • Horsing around: Fort Campbell Riding Stables train future equestrians

    Apr 10, 2015

    The Fort Campbell Riding Stables, 11th Airborne Division and 101st Airborne Division roads, hosted Spring Break Horse Camp to teach the basics of being an equestrian for children ages 8 and older.

  • Summer Safety Campaign highlights recreation, risks

    Apr 10, 2015

    From April through September, U.S. Army Garrison Fort Campbell and the ISO will focus on the Summer Safety Campaign for FY15. During this period, Soldiers, Family members and civilians will have the opportunity to learn safe practices for all things associated with this warm and recreational season.

  • Fort Campbell participates in PrepareAthon!

    Apr 10, 2015

    Disasters and emergencies often come about with little to no warning. Because of the fast-paced and unexpected nature of such events, preparation is essential. That is why Fort Campbell is participating in America's PrepareAthon! -- a biannual campaign designed to increase community preparedness and resilience.

  • Southwest Waterfront celebrates 103 years of cherry blossoms

    Apr 10, 2015

    Wind gusts signaling the arrival of spring, and blowing away winter's frigid grasp, warmed Washington, D.C.'s Southwest waterfront April 4 just in time for the 12th Annual Southwest Waterfront Fireworks Festival.

  • Chief of Naval Operations visits White Sands Missile Range

    Apr 10, 2015

    U.S. Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan Greenert was at White Sands Missile Range March 25 to visit the Navy operations.

  • Cody CDC earns NAEYC accreditation

    Apr 10, 2015

    Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall's Cody Child Development Center earned its accreditation from the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).

  • AFSBn-Hood personnel tour Toyota Facility

    Apr 10, 2015

  • Army Medicine hosts Brain Health Workshop

    Apr 10, 2015

    The US Army Medical Command takes Brain Health seriously. So much so, that it hosted the third brain health workshop at the Office of the Army Surgeon General (OTSG) located at Defense Health Headquarters (DHHQ) March 19 - 20.

  • Henderson Hall hosts education and career fair

    Apr 9, 2015

    Representatives from nearly 90 educational institutions and employers gathered in the Cpl. Terry L. Smith Gymnasium on the Henderson Hall portion of Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall April 2 for the Marine Corps Community Services Education and Career Fair.

  • High school senior selected Fort Sill youth of year

    Apr 9, 2015

    Reagan Pyles, daughter of 1st Sgt. Richard Pyles, Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 31st Air Defense Artillery Brigade, was recently named Fort Sill Youth of the Year for 2015.

  • Young family member respects Army customs

    Apr 9, 2015

    April is the Month of the Military Child, and Abigail Barnes' immediate action to a daily event serves as a reminder of why the Army celebrates the accomplishments and contributions of its youngest family members.

  • 158th Infantry Brigade Honored for Safety Achievements

    Apr 9, 2015

    The hard work necessary to build a successful safety culture within the 158th Infantry Brigade, Camp Shelby, Mississippi, was recognized in a ceremony April 8 at the U.S. Army Combat Readiness Center.

  • Joint-kill exercise covers air space battle

    Apr 9, 2015

    Fort Sill's 31st Air Defense Artillery Brigade sent one of its three ADA Fire Control Officer teams to the Joint Kill-Chain Exercises at Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M.

  • Fort Sill Garrison welcomes new CSM

    Apr 9, 2015

    Command Sgt. Maj. Walter Puckett Jr. became the new Fort Sill Garrison CSM during a change of responsibility ceremony March 30.

  • Fort Sill Marine earns rare meritorious promotion

    Apr 9, 2015

    A Fort Sill Marine Corps Artillery Detachment instructor was one of two Marines out of 180,000 selected for a special promotion.

  • Officials urge weather preparedness

    Apr 9, 2015

    As waves of pollen and oppressive humidity make their way back into the South, Fort Rucker officials urge people to prepare for the year's first severe weather season.

  • Faithful Service: Community remembers, honors K9 heroes

    Apr 9, 2015

    Heroes come in all shapes and sizes, on two legs and four, and Fort Rucker remembered two of its four-legged heroes who served the nation as loyally as they served their military police handlers.

  • Fort Rucker commits to preventing child abuse

    Apr 9, 2015

    Child abuse can oftentimes go unnoticed, but Fort Rucker is bringing the issue to the forefront as the installation's garrison commander signed a proclamation committing the community to the prevention of child abuse.

  • Honoring innovation: AAAA recognizes USAACE contributions, units, people

    Apr 9, 2015

    Members of the U.S. Army Aviation Center of Excellence were recognized for their innovation in Army Aviation over the past year at the Army Aviation Association of America's annual forum in Nashville, Tennessee, March 30.

  • Golf course to add footgolf to repertoire

    Apr 9, 2015

    Fort Carson's Cheyenne Shadows Golf Club will soon offer "footgolf," a growing trend nationwide.

  • Fort Carson honors 2014 Good Neighbor recipient

    Apr 9, 2015

    Fort Carson leaders honored a Colorado Springs educator April 7, 2015, for her ongoing contributions to the installation's Soldiers and Families. Superintendent Cheryl Serrano, Fountain-Fort Carson School District 8, was honored as the 2014 Fort Carson Good Neighbor during an award luncheon at the Elkhorn Conference Center.

  • Team Redstone reaffirms commitment to stop assault

    Apr 9, 2015

    Last year brought 1,967 reports of sexual assault in the Army, including one at Redstone Arsenal. "That is 100 percent too many," Redstone senior commander Lt. Gen. Patricia McQuistion said. She spoke Friday in Bob Jones Auditorium at Team Redstone's kickoff for Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month.

  • Infantry reg. hosts Family Day demo at Fort Leonard Wood

    Apr 9, 2015

    Soldiers assigned to Company A, 3rd Battalion, 10th Infantry Regiment, held the installation's first Family Day rifle-squad demonstration and drill and ceremony competition April 1, where they fired off blank rounds from automatic infantry weapons like the M4, and launched smoke grenades on Training Area 93, as their guests observed.

  • Fort Leonard Wood SAAPM activities to raise awareness

    Apr 9, 2015

    Fort Leonard Wood is hosting a slate of activities to raise awareness and educate on the prevention of sexual violence in observance of April as Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month.

  • Ward takes responsibility as Fort Leonard Wood CSM

    Apr 9, 2015

    Command Sgt. Maj. Roy Ward took possession of the noncommissioned officer's sword from Command Sgt. Maj. Terrence Murphy Tuesday on Gammon Field -- signifying Ward as the new U.S. Army Maneuver Support Center of Excellence and Fort Leonard Wood command sergeant major.

  • Fort Leonard Wood welcomes new command

    Apr 9, 2015

    Under the attentive eye of hundreds of service members in formation on Gammon Field and guests, Brig. Gen. Kent Savre took command of the U.S. Army Maneuver Support Center of Excellence and Fort Leonard Wood from Maj. Gen. Leslie Smith Tuesday.

  • Fort Jackson tests response to mass casualty crisis

    Apr 9, 2015

    Fort Jackson conducted a mass casualty exercise Tuesday that involved various off-post law enforcement agencies and medical services.

  • Symposium addresses child abuse

    Apr 9, 2015

    Social workers and law enforcement representatives from all over South Carolina gathered at Fort Jackson last week for a discussion about child abuse.

  • Fort Jackson teens learn leadership skills

    Apr 9, 2015

    More than 100 teens between the ages of 10 and 19 attended the second annual leadership development summit at the Solomon Center Friday.

  • Fort Lee quartermaster brigade honors its newest citizens

    Apr 9, 2015

    FORT LEE, Va. (April 9, 2015) -- A dozen Soldiers received their U.S. citizenship during a naturalization ceremony March 31 at the Soldier Support Center.

  • Infantrymen display skills during EIB test

    Apr 9, 2015

    At the beginning of Expert Infantryman Badge qualifications last week, 79 Soldiers had qualified to put their skills to the test. Of those, just seven Soldiers were left standing when the event came to an end five days later.

  • Clothing repair taught for final time at Quartermaster School

    Apr 9, 2015

    The Quartermaster School's shower, laundry, and clothing repair course recently taught the last lessons of a craft that has been around for thousands of years.

  • Student senators learn to play politics at MUSS

    Apr 9, 2015

    Department of Defense Education Activity high school students from across Europe gathered in Wiesbaden, Germany, to participate in the annual Model United States Senate program March 16 through 19, 2015.

  • Spring into risk management: Don't leave it to chance

    Apr 6, 2015

    Spring is here! Whether you're a motorcycle rider, bicyclist, skater (skateboarder, kick scooter, inline skater, etc.), volksmarcher or sightseeing enthusiast, the warm weather means it's time to start getting ready to engage in your favorite activities.

  • USAG Vicenza full scale exercise set for May 6-7

    Apr 6, 2015

    Exercise planners are in the final stages of planning for the coming annual disaster response drill named Lion Response.

  • New fitness center opens at Ansbach, followed by fair promoting readiness, resilience

    Apr 6, 2015

    U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach held the grand opening of the new Katterbach Physical Fitness Center and a Ready and Resilient mini-exposition April 1, 2015.

  • Ansbach poetry, essay contest highlight April as Sexual Assault Awareness, Prevention month

    Apr 6, 2015

    U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach community members write essays and poems using this year's Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month theme "Eliminate Sexual Assault. Know Your Part. Do Your Part."

  • 17 Nations get lasered up for Saber Junction 15

    Apr 5, 2015

    Units participating in Saber Junction 15 outfit their soldiers and vehicles with equipment from the Joint Multinational Readiness Center's MILES warehouse.

  • Prayer breakfast focuses on humility, trust, leadership, identity

    Apr 3, 2015

    The Army community gathered at the Nehelani for the annual U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii National Prayer Breakfast, March 25.

  • Believing, assisting sexual assault victims is important

    Apr 3, 2015

    The types of questions, above, among many others, have routinely plagued sexual assault victims after they have found the courage to come forward and confide to someone they trust about the crime committed against them.

  • Proclamation and pinwheels pledge child abuse awareness

    Apr 3, 2015

    April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month (CAPM).

  • Fun Fest, more events set to engage, entertain keiki

    Apr 3, 2015

    The 2015 Fun Fest, Earth Day and Leisure Travel Service Travel Fair have something for everyone.

  • Community urged to do its part to end sexual assault

    Apr 3, 2015

    April is Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month (SAAPM), an occasion recognized across the country.

  • Last Call

    Apr 3, 2015

    About every 30 seconds in the United States, a driver using a cellphone is involved in a crash. In an effort to curb these preventable accidents, the National Safety Council is asking motorists to put down the phone and focus on the task at hand: driving.

  • Sunday to Honor and Remember Gold Star Wives

    Apr 3, 2015

    This Sunday, the Army and nation will honor and remember the surviving spouses of fallen Soldiers. April 5 is designated as Gold Star Wives' Day. The gold star has been a symbol to identify surviving Family members of fallen Soldiers since the first World War.