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  • 'Baby Lady' Happy To Welcome New Arrivals

    Nov 10, 2014

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- Donna Harris doesn't mind being called the "baby lady." She enjoys all things "baby." She likes the "Baby Bundle," a free basket of supplies that she provides for newborns, and their moms and dads compliments of the New Parent Support Program, located at Army Community Service. She is happy to provide information on child issues and available resources to new military parents. And she is always willing to visit the homes of expectant parents and parents with babies to see how she can support them as they experience the challenges -- and rewards -- of parenthood.

  • Quilts Given To Veterans Represent Thanks

    Nov 10, 2014

    They reflect the nation's patriotic colors. They often showcase a traditional pattern -- Ohio Star, Fence Rail, Churn Dash and Log Cabin, to name a few. Many feature patriotic images, such as a Bald Eagle, U.S. flag or a praying Soldier. And all carry the Quilts of Valor label. But these quilts are most remembered for the combat veterans they honor.

  • Military Families Honored On Day Of Deployed

    Nov 10, 2014

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- Veteran memorials are meant to bring back memories of heroism and sacrifice. So, with Huntsville's Veterans Memorial as a backdrop, state Sen. Bill Holtzclaw didn't have any problems encouraging his audience to think about the deployments service members and their families have endured in the post-9/11 era.

  • Grassroots Forum Plants Seeds For Improvement

    Nov 10, 2014

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- A special thanks was delivered to the entire Team Redstone community during the installation's 27th annual Army Family Action Plan Conference on Oct. 21.

  • Inspiring Wounded Warrior Runs Over Obstacles

    Nov 10, 2014

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- There are no excuses. Supportive and loving family relationships. Career success. Being physically fit. Growing into the person you were meant to be. If you want it, you can do it.You can do it, even when you have endured war, confronted post traumatic stress disorder, and encountered the challenges of losing an arm and a leg. That's the message wounded Iraq war veteran Noah Galloway delivered to Aviation and Missile Command employees who nearly packed the Bob Jones Auditorium to hear him speak at the invitation of the organization's 2014 Advanced Lift (Leader Investment for Tomorrow) Class.

  • Program Builds Home For Wounded Warrior's Family

    Nov 10, 2014

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- The house at 148 Autumn Cove in Madison is more than just four walls and a roof. For Cpl. Brandon Johnson and his wife Tiffany, it will be home.

  • Students Tour Redstone Science Laboratories

    Nov 10, 2014

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- Lessons from the classroom came to life Oct. 23 for ninth- and 10th-graders at Ardmore High School, as they paid a visit to Redstone Arsenal to learn more about the career opportunities and work that is done at Redstone Test Center and Marshall Space Flight Center.

  • Powerhouse singing wins Operation Rising Star

    Nov 10, 2014

    Pvt. 2nd Class Amber Duncan brought down the Nehelani, Oct. 28, at U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii's "Operation Rising Star" finals.

  • 100+ receive ACS resume training

    Nov 10, 2014

    Whether you are a Soldier getting ready to transition from the Army, a military spouse desiring to find employment or a Department of the Army civilian seeking employment advancement, the process of finding a job begins with having a winning federal resume.

  • 'Challenge' reaches week 22

    Nov 10, 2014

    The 26-week Performance Triad challenge now enters the home stretch.

  • Bonding with BOSS promotes meaningful connections

    Nov 10, 2014

    For many Soldiers new to Oahu, everything is unfamiliar and change can be overwhelming.

  • Army, DOE partnership builds

    Nov 10, 2014

    For over a decade, U.S. Army-Hawaii units have partnered with Hawaii public schools to enhance the educational experiences of Hawaii's students.

  • New tips featured for Triad

    Nov 10, 2014

    The 26-week Performance Triad challenge is now entering its final month.

  • One Flag at aTime

    Nov 9, 2014

    "Always at stake are the freedoms we have fought so hard to defend. There will always be those who will want to take away our freedoms and way of life. At its heart, it's a test of wills, and we as a nation through generations of veterans, have shown that we will prevail." Lt. Col. Charles Fisher, 94th BSB, 4th Brigade, 10th Mtn. Div.

  • Fort Jackson changes access procedures for non-ID card holders

    Nov 7, 2014

    In accordance with new Army policy, all non Department of Defense ID cardholders will have to be escorted during their entire time on Fort Jackson (or any other Army installation), or be vetted by the Physical Security Office for non-escorted access.

  • Fort Jackson proactive in Ebola prevention

    Nov 7, 2014

    Installation leadership gathered Tuesday at the Soldier Support Institute to discuss the proactive measures being taken to monitor for potential contacts with the Ebola virus at Fort Jackson.

  • Fit for duty -- Firefighter completes Master Fitness Trainer Course

    Nov 7, 2014

    A Fort Jackson firefighter recently completed an advanced fitness course usually reserved for Soldiers.

  • Chaplains to offer holiday food assistance

    Nov 7, 2014

    More than 150 commissary gift cards will be given to Fort Jackson Soldiers in need this holiday season thanks to the Fort Jackson Installation Chaplain Office.

  • Commentary: Honors PT prepares officers, instills pride

    Nov 7, 2014

    Officers with the 193rd Infantry Brigade use physical training to develop leaders and instill unit pride.

  • Chili cook-off raises awareness of Army Emergency Relief program

    Nov 7, 2014

    Members of the Belvoir community showed off their chili-making skills during a chili cook-off sponsored by the Fort Belvoir Army Community Service Army Emergency Relief program at the Community Center, Nov. 30. The 12 contestants raised awareness for AER while competing for gift cards in the categories of best overall, best hot and spicy recipe and most unique recipe.

  • Charity fair shares CFC's mission with Belvoir

    Nov 7, 2014

    Combined Federal Campaign representatives raised awareness and collected donations during a charity event at the Fort Belvoir Exchange, Oct. 30. Visitors learned about seven CFC organizations including: Shriners Hospitals for Children; Working Warrior Nation; Northern Virginia Therapeutic Riding Program; Brain Injury Services, Inc.; Lorton Community Action Center; Defenders of Wildlife; Conservation International; and The Service Source National Capital Area Disability Resource Center.

  • Singing, music program 'fosters connections' for military children

    Nov 7, 2014

    Military children displayed their vocal talents during auditions for the Center for American Military Music Opportunities, Sunday at the USO Warrior and Family Center at Fort Belvoir. CAMMO Kids features children ages 12 and younger who have at least one active-duty military parent. It was founded in 2009 by Cathy Lechareas, a Navy veteran and Victor Hurtado, Army veteran.

  • First MAC store in the U.S. Army now open

    Nov 7, 2014

    The first freestanding MAC store on a military installation opened Oct. 30 at the Fort Belvoir Exchange. MAC is a manufacturer of cosmetics and sells a variety of beauty products including lipstick, foundation, skincare products and makeup brushes.

  • Public affairs specialist teaches journalism students at AMHS

    Nov 7, 2014

    Bryan Gatchell, public affairs specialist and photojournalist at the U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach Public Affairs Office, covers the fundamentals of photography during a training session Nov. 6, 2014, with students from Ansbach Middle High School. The students, who are learning journalism under AMHS teacher Sandy Teall, have already published news stories for the USAG Ansbach community and plan to write more throughout the school year.

  • 50 years of partnership: Fort Rucker, German Liaison celebrate anniversary

    Nov 7, 2014

    As two German Aviators received their wings during a ceremony at the U.S. Army Aviation Museum, Fort Rucker paid tribute to a relationship 50 years in the making.

  • Budgeting buys peace of mind

    Nov 7, 2014

    "When you're worried about money, it seems to taint everything: relationships, spirituality, health," Grant-Nolt said. "The more financially solvent you are, the fewer stressors you have in your life."

  • Retiree Appreciation Day: Health fair highlights annual event

    Nov 7, 2014

    Local retirees were treated to a one-stop shop for their medical and health information needs during Fort Rucker's 40th annual Retiree Health Fair in honor of Retiree Appreciation Day Oct. 31.

  • Cybersecurity: End user vigilance key to keeping network safe, passing inspection

    Nov 7, 2014

    Threats to Army information systems are constant, sophisticated and ever-changing, which is why officials say it's important that all computer users on Fort Rucker recognize their essential role in keeping the network safe.

  • 13 Soldiers, civilians retire at ceremony

    Nov 7, 2014

    Fort Rucker honored nine Soldiers and four civilians for almost 400 combined years of service to the nation at the quarterly retirement ceremony Oct. 31 at the U.S. Army Aviation Museum.

  • AFSBn-Germany issues European Activity Set equipment to Combined Resolve III troops

    Nov 7, 2014

    The Army Field Support Battalion-Germany conducted the second equipment issue from its newly established European Activity Set, to Fort Hood, Texas, Soldiers participating in Combined Resolve III, in Germany.

  • Event offers camping, stories, movies, s'more

    Nov 7, 2014

    Soldiers and their families are invited to enjoy the cozy comfort of a crackling campfire during Fort Rucker's fourth annual Camping Under the Stars beginning at 5 p.m. Nov. 14 at Lake Tholocco's West Beach.

  • Cyber Center of Excellence CG shares vision at town hall

    Nov 7, 2014

    Service members and federal employees filled the hall to hear the commanding general's vision for the installation and updates on the transformation to the Cyber CoE. Fogarty opened with a reminder that although the main focus appears to be on cyber, signal remains a crucial component. He asked the audience -- many of whom were signal Soldiers -- to keep an open mind, adding it's not a replacement of the Signal Corps, but instead an integration.

  • New bus transportation route connects post to community

    Nov 7, 2014

    The City of Augusta and Fort Gordon came together to start a bus transportation route to benefit service members, families, retirees. This route will provide transportation to the Augusta and Fort Gordon communities.

  • Hero and Remembrance run caps Military Survivor Appreciation Week

    Nov 7, 2014

    More than 1,000 people in the Fort Campbell and surrounding communities came together, Saturday, to honor fallen service members despite chilly morning temperatures.

  • Cushing faithful 'til death, says SecArmy at Hall of Heroes

    Nov 7, 2014

    First Lt. Alonzo H. Cushing remained at his post, wounded but fighting valiantly until he was shot dead. Beside his cannon he fell, "blackened by powder and soaked red by blood," said Secretary of the Army John M. McHugh at the Pentagon Ceremony inducting the Civil War officer into the Pentagon Hall of Heroes.

  • 'All eyes' called on for anti-terrorism

    Nov 7, 2014

    FORT SILL, Okla. -- A tweet last month may have sparked recently radicalized Islamic State, ISIL, members to take action. Based on a law enforcement bulletin citing a jihadist tweet, ISIL has called on lone offenders in the United States to use the "yellow pages," social media sites like Facebook, Linkedin, and Twitter to find the addresses of service members, "show up and slaughter them."

  • Camp Roberts conducts Satellite Earth Terminal Station Complex ground-breaking

    Nov 7, 2014

    Leaders of the 514th Signal Company hosted a ground-breaking ceremony at the Camp Roberts Satellite Communications Station Oct. 30.

  • Leaders learn three approaches to stop sexual harassment

    Nov 7, 2014

    FORT SILL, Okla. -- Fort Sill leaders received an eye-opening experience Oct. 29 when a specialist in sexual assault and sexual violence told them if we just tell Soldiers to stop committing sexual violence, it won't work and we have to acknowledge obstacles to the prevention process.

  • Presidio, NPS runners turn out for the 2014 Honor Our Fallen 10K Run

    Nov 7, 2014

    A festival atmosphere was in the air despite rain and wind at the annual Honor Our Fallen 10K Run held Nov.1 at the Fort Ord Dunes State Park in Marina.

  • Sustainability involves repairs, latest technology, planning for future

    Nov 7, 2014

    The Directorate of Public Works here strives to keep this post, not only operational, but modern for personnel to conduct the mission of the National Training Center. In the past two fiscal years, DPW has been involved with numerous projects that continue the sustainability and upgrading of the installation, said DPW Director Mohammed Bari. Installation Management Command headquarters funded 86 recovery projects (22 completed) at a cost of $82 million to repair damage by rain and windstorms from 2013 and this year. In addition, the directorate received funding to study the 100-year flood scenario for the installation. The new storm water management plan will update the original plan (created in 1979) and recommends an estimated $100 million in renovations and repairs with the Army Corps of Engineers and Army Reserve units.

  • Honor veterans, practice safety during Veterans Day weekend

    Nov 6, 2014

    Col. Christopher M. Benson, U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach commander, reminds community members to stay safe over Veterans Day weekend.

  • Army's Op Rising Star to perform at White House

    Nov 6, 2014

    Sgt. Christiana Ball, the 2013 winner of Operation Rising Star, has been invited to participate in the Nov. 6, 2014, music annual gala called "In Performance at the White House."

  • 10th Mountain Division warriors earn Soldier's Medal for heroism

    Nov 6, 2014

    FORT DRUM, N.Y. -- The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff awarded the Soldier's Medal to three Soldiers at Fort Drum for their actions in helping to save a distressed boater on the Black River earlier this year.

  • Cultural Resources archeologist preserves pieces of Fort Drum history

    Nov 6, 2014

    FORT DRUM, N.Y -- Turning on a faucet for instant access to running water is an everyday convenience in the United States. Nearly 200 years ago -- when James LeRay de Chaumont built his estate on what is now Fort Drum's South Post -- it was a luxury amenity.

  • Adventurous runners compete in Zombie 5K

    Nov 6, 2014

    FORT DRUM, N.Y. -- Hundreds of Soldiers, Family Members and Department of Army Civilians came out to participate in Better Opportunities for Single Soldiers' third annual Zombie 5K Run on Friday.

  • FLW SNAIR program prepares post for winter weather

    Nov 6, 2014

    With winter weather always a concern in Missouri during November through March, travelers and commuters need to know the latest road conditions before hitting the highways. For employees on Fort Leonard Wood, the post has a program in place to keep drivers informed of treacherous travel and weather-related information.

  • Faces of the Fort: Focus on FLW veterans, part III -- a WAC graduate

    Nov 6, 2014

    Since Vietnam, Lou Cruz has been serving her country, and she's not about to stop.

  • Terrain walk provides leaders up-close view of FLW capabilities

    Nov 6, 2014

    Some things you have to see with your own eyes to grasp the magnitude is the rational behind Fort Leonard Wood senior leaders getting a close-up look at training on the installation Oct. 29.

  • Tobyhanna Army Depot, partners modernize worldwide satellite communications system

    Nov 6, 2014

    TOBYHANNA ARMY DEPOT, Pa. -- Engineers and technicians here are engaged in a worldwide, multi-year, multi-million dollar mission to modernize a satellite communications system used by the entire Defense Department.

  • MSCoE conducts strategic review, professional development

    Nov 6, 2014

    Fort Leonard Wood senior leaders participated in a two-day strategic review and professional development event, which focused on promulgating the Army's priorities and assessing the Fort Leonard Wood campaign plan.

  • FLW street reopens after sinkhole filling

    Nov 6, 2014

    Traffic is once again flowing the entire length of Iowa Avenue after the filling of a sinkhole that could have, theoretically, housed several rows of mid-sized vehicles, stacked five deep.

  • Army Rising Star, Fort Leonard Wood Soldier to perform at White House

    Nov 6, 2014

    In celebration of the men and women who serve the United States, Sgt. Christiana Ball, 787th Military Police Battalion drill sergeant, is scheduled to perform at the White House today as a part of the "In Performance at the White House" series and the Joining Forces initiative.

  • Fort Sill career counselor of year competes at corps level

    Nov 6, 2014

    Staff Sgt. Lisa Gammon, 168th Brigade Support Battalion career counselor, recently traveled to Fort Carson, Colo., where she competed for and won the 4th Infantry Division's Career Counselor of the Year.

  • Reynolds Army Community Hospital staff focuses on healthy competition

    Nov 6, 2014

    In a move to improve their readiness and resilience, as well as their patients' fitness, Reynolds Army Community Hospital staff kicked off their 12-Week Performance Triad Health Challenge.

  • Fort Sill Soldiers practice muddy recoveries

    Nov 6, 2014

    Soldiers from 66th Forward Support Company "Renegades," trained on maintenance operations Oct. 27-29, to ensure they could recover a broke down or stuck vehicle anytime, anywhere and under any condition.

  • Fort Sill WTU kicks off Warrior Care Month with community bicyle ride

    Nov 6, 2014

    The Fort Sill Warrior Transition Unit (WTU) began Warrior Care Month with a community bicycle ride on a brisk Nov. 1 morning at the Soldier and Family Assistance Center here.

  • Army retiree walks Ten-Miler to raise awareness

    Nov 6, 2014

    More than 30,000 people ran the Army Ten-Miler Oct. 12, but only one walked the course sporting a purple cape.

  • At 106, local veteran ready for Veterans Day

    Nov 6, 2014

    Retired Lt. Col. Luta C. McGrath is older than the holiday she will commemorate Nov. 11, 2014, at Arlington National Cemetery, Va.

  • Unforgotten Grit -- A Civil War hero remembered

    Nov 6, 2014

    An Army reception for the family of Medal of Honor recipient 1st Lt. Alonzo Cushing in Arlington, Va., Nov. 5, 2014. Cushing distinguished himself during combat operations against an armed enemy in the vicinity of Cemetery Ridge, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, on July 3, 1863. (U.S. Army photos by Staff Sgt. Bernardo Fuller/Released)

  • 94th Training Division Master Fitness Trainer Instructors conduct Performance Triad program

    Nov 6, 2014

  • Red Ribbon Week; youth members sign pledge

    Nov 5, 2014

    CAMP ZAMA, Japan (Nov. 5, 2014) -- Roman Duarte, a Zama American High School student, wore a sign around his neck that said, "I am silent to represent the deaths by substance abuse," as part of an activity during the Red Ribbon Week campaign held Oct. 23 to 31 on the Camp Zama installation, here.

  • IMCOM commander visits Rheinland-Pfalz

    Nov 5, 2014

    Lt. Gen. David Halverson, the commander of Installation Management Command, met with Soldiers and civilian personnel during his recent visit to U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz.

  • Military police officer saves local man's life

    Nov 5, 2014

    Sgt. Harry Nixon, a military policeman assigned to U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz's 95th Military Police Company at Sembach Kaserne, helps save a German man's life while conducting a recent patrol.

  • APG shows support during breast cancer awareness walk

    Nov 5, 2014

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. - More than 75 members of Team APG came out for a three kilometer walk in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month hosted by Kirk U.S. Army Health Clinic's Performance Triad Team Oct. 24.

  • Expo highlights new, emerging technology

    Nov 5, 2014

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. - The U.S. Army Edgewood Chemical Biological Center (ECBC) and the Federal Direct Access Expositions (FDAE) co-hosted the Fall Technology Expo at APG North (Aberdeen) recreation center Oct. 22.

  • Women's All Army basketball team returns to Fort Indiantown Gap

    Nov 5, 2014

    The All Army Women's basketball team training camp returned here this month after a two-year hiatus-the camp was canceled last year due to budget constraints.

  • Dedicated immigrant housekeeper retires after more than 21 years at Picatinny

    Nov 5, 2014

    PICATINNY ARSENAL, NJ--Her career at Picatinny Arsenal spanned more than 21 years, yet very few people knew who she was or what she did. Mai Dao, a native of Vietnam, began working at Picatinny in 1993. She was employed with the Family Morale, Welfare and Recreation Directorate as a housekeeper at the installation's guest house. There, she ensured that guests-no matter the length of stay, military or civilian status or pay grade-were taken care of appropriately.

  • Chief of Staff Challenges Aviation Community on Class A Accident Rate

    Nov 5, 2014

    Aviation leaders and all rated and non-rated aircrew members have been issued this challenge by Gen. Raymond T. Odierno, Chief of Staff of the Army: Reduce our manned aviation Class A mishap rate to below 1.0 per 100K flight hours. If we measured our Fiscal Year 14 results against this metric, we would have missed the mark because our mishap rate increased from last year's rate of 0.81 to this year's rate of 1.52.

  • Nashville Rotarians welcome senior Army leaders and WWII vets

    Nov 5, 2014

    The U.S. Army Materiel Command's senior leader kicked off a week's worth of events and recognition ceremonies in honor of Veterans Day with the eighth largest Rotary Club in the world, Nov. 3.

  • Thunder Inn sees no competition, awarded DFAC of the year

    Nov 5, 2014

    CAMP CASEY, South Korea -- No matter how well-trained or prepared a Soldier is, to excel at their job or complete a mission they must be provided with the proper nutrients and sources of energy. For most Soldiers, the key location to obtain those nutrients is the nearest dining facility.

  • New Headquarters Building for Special Forces Battalion Ready for Action at Torii Station

    Nov 5, 2014

    The 1st Battalion, 1st Special Forces Group recently partnered with U.S. Army Garrison Japan in a ribbon cutting ceremony for a new headquarters building Nov. 4 at Torii Station.

  • From being on life support to providing support

    Nov 4, 2014

    WATERVLIET ARSENAL, N.Y. -- Improving the health and welfare of 700 employees is a tall order for the Watervliet Arsenal's small health clinic, especially when the clinic was nearly on life support itself this past year. But in the matter of one month, the clinic has regained its strength and in doing so, the health care for more than 700 employees has also been strengthened.

  • Soldier For Life Center dedicated to assist transitioning Soldiers, civilians

    Nov 4, 2014

    WIESBADEN, Germany - Soldier readiness and resilience got a major boost as U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden leaders designated Clay Kaserne's Building 1023E as the community's Soldier For Life Center Oct. 20. Soldier for Life is one of the key programs of the Ready and Resilient Campaign ensuring the right conditions exist for civilians to transition into Soldiers, Soldiers to be trained and ready to do their jobs, and Soldiers to transition back to the civilian workforce, said Col. Mary Martin, USAG Wiesbaden commander.

  • Tour gives educators insight into military life

    Nov 4, 2014

    WIESBADEN, Germany - Department of Defense Dependents Schools educators shape the futures of a very unique group of students: military children. Their parents fight wars in far-flung corners of the world, practice surviving vehicle rollovers and fly helicopters for a living, just to name a few. So they learned a little more about the world of their pupils' parents during the ninth DoDDS teacher orientation Oct. 29 on Clay Kaserne. Activities included a shooting exercise, vehicle rollover demonstration and a visit to the airfield.

  • Community members support Holiday Food Bank during Make a Difference Day

    Nov 4, 2014

    WIESBADEN, Germany - Wiesbaden military community members were definitely in the holiday spirit Oct. 25 as they gave generously during Make a Difference Day. Organized by Army Community Service's Earl McFarland, the holiday food drive outside the Wiesbaden Commissary gathered supplies for ACS's new Holiday Food Bank, which opened Nov. 3.

  • Uncle and nephew put Family and mission first

    Nov 4, 2014

    RODRIGUEZ RANGE, South Korea -- The 2nd Battalion (Assault), 2nd Aviation Regiment, 2nd Combat Aviation Brigade is well known for their ability to train with anyone at anytime across the peninsula. 2-2 Avn., also known as the Wild Card battalion, offers tactical speed, mobility and surprise to their patrons while conducting air assault operations utilizing UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters.

  • Domestic violence observance stresses finding ways to help those in need

    Nov 4, 2014

    WIESBADEN, Germany - With a steady voice and unwavering stance, Julie Wahlers shared her life's weakest and strongest moments with a roomful of strangers, coworkers, neighbors and friends. "I was literally looking into the eyes of victims I was helping and thinking, 'By the grace of God, there go I,'" said Julie Wahlers, reflecting on a time in her life she was both victim and heroine, counseling women suffering from domestic violence while she herself was returning home every night to her partner's scathing words and blows.

  • Command proactive in helping employees with special needs

    Nov 4, 2014

    WIESBADEN, Germany - U.S. Army Europe and Installation Management Command-Europe leaders have been proactive in making Clay Kaserne facilities accessible to people with disabilities, according to Erni Moya, USAREUR Equal Employment Opportunity officer. "The command has been very supportive in making sure people with disabilities have not only access to meaningful employment opportunities but also to the benefits and privileges of employment," Moya said. "The leadership throughout USAREUR and IMCOM are active supporters of the Program for Individuals with Disabilities."

  • New dance studios, other features enhance SKIES Unlimited Program

    Nov 4, 2014

    WIESBADEN, Germany - Young Wiesbaden dance enthusiasts and instructors have two new reasons to celebrate. "We just spent over €110,000 on two new dance studios," said Steven Hall, director of Wiesbaden's School of Knowledge, Inspiration, Exploration and Skills Unlimited Program.

  • U.S. Army Garrison -- Okinawa's Warrior Zone Gets High Praise from Top NCO

    Nov 4, 2014

    Installation Management Command's top noncommissioned officer for Family, Morale, Welfare and Recreation, visited U.S. Army Garrison -- Okinawa Nov. 2 -- 4 to get a better look at the installation's one-of-a-kind Warrior Zone.

  • Breedlove describes challenges facing European Command

    Nov 4, 2014

    Top U.S. general in Europe discusses Russia, troop reductions and rotational forces

  • Scouts build boxes for bats

    Nov 4, 2014

    Project helps preserve endangered species at Hohenfels

  • Installation Management Command Europe changes region director

    Nov 4, 2014

    KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany -- Installation Management Command Europe welcomed a new region director during a change of responsibility ceremony Nov. 4, at the Vogelweh military complex here.

  • Ebola Supplement from Army Medicine

    Nov 4, 2014

    Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) Supplement from Army Medicine

  • Ranger School - forging warriors for the future

    Nov 4, 2014

    Under Secretary of the Army Brad R. Carson watches as Ranger candidates conduct the Combat Water Survival Assessment portion of Ranger school at Victory Pond, Fort Benning, Ga., Nov. 3, 2014. Maj. Gen. Austin S. Miller, the commanding general of the Maneuver Center of Excellence and Col. David G. Fivecoat, the commander of the Airborne and Ranger Training Brigade, provided an overview and detailed explanation of the MCoE's mission and current and future requirements. (U.S. Army photos by Patrick Albright/Released)

  • 54 Expert Infantryman Badges pinned on Soldiers

    Nov 4, 2014

    After completing a final 12-mile foot march, 54 Soldiers walked away with the Expert Infantryman Badge Oct. 31 during a ceremony at Todd Hill.

  • Helping Soldiers shed pounds

    Nov 4, 2014

    Each day, drill sergeants assist basic trainees in their efforts to become highly motivated, well-disciplined, physically and mentally fit Soldiers. For Staff Sgt. Michael Duvall, that includes going the extra mile to help them lose weight and transform their diets.

  • Oktoberfest brings communities together

    Nov 4, 2014

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. - Hundreds of members of the APG and local communities gathered at the APG North (Aberdeen) recreation center for Oktoberfest festivities Oct. 24-25.

  • Year of Transformation Yields Big Savings for the Exchange

    Nov 4, 2014

    For service members to get the goods they need and want, an efficient supply chain is more than a necessity--it is the linchpin of Exchange's mission to improve the quality of life for Soldiers, Airmen, retirees and their families. With this in mind, the Exchange's Logistics Directorate is increasing efficiencies in the supply chain through collaboration with technology groups, buying staffs and vendors.

  • 70th BSB Halloween fun run

    Nov 3, 2014

    CAMP CASEY, South Korea--Soldiers of the 70th Brigade Support Battalion participate in a fun run to celebrate Halloween. To embrace the spirit of the holiday, Soldiers and command teams donned costumes and called cadence through the streets. The run concluded with a peer-judged costume contest where the top two fan favorites earned themselves a three-day pass.

  • SHARP march

    Nov 3, 2014

    CAMP CASEY, South Korea--Representatives, victim advocates, and program managers of the Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention program lead a march on Camp Casey, South Korea, as part of their campaign to end domestic violence and sexual assaults October 31, 2014. The 210th Field Artillery Brigade commander Col. Michael J. Lawson was in attendance along with battalion commanders, battery and company commanders, and Soldiers from the 210th FA Bde. all showing their support for the campaign.

  • BBQ with a side of pie

    Nov 3, 2014

    CAMP CASEY, South Korea--To raise funds for the battalion Christmas party this year, the 70th Brigade Support Battalion gathered on Halloween for a BBQ and pie auction on Camp Casey, South Korea. Although instead of eating the pies, Soldiers had the chance to plant them into the faces of their battery and company leaders, and finally, the 70th BSB command team.

  • Marshall Center's CFC campaign goes trick-or-treating

    Nov 3, 2014

    Staff of the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies took their Combined Federal Campaign to the U.S. Army Garrison Bavaria - Garmisch Community's Spooktacular Halloween event Oct. 31 in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany. This campaign affords federal employees the opportunity to donate to charitable organizations. This year's campaign has been extended to Nov. 21.

  • Former Senior Leaders Help Shape the Future of Army Medicine

    Nov 3, 2014

    On Oct. 20, Lt. Gen. Patricia Horoho, the 43rd Army Surgeon General, hosted 45 former senior Army Medical Department (AMEDD) leaders known as the FASSL, or Former AMEDD Senior Strategic Leaders. In her invitation, Lt. Gen. Horoho asked for their valuable input on the role Army Medicine has in keeping the Army fit and resilient and how to create a System for Health for the Army that also influences the health of the nation. The challenge was clear -- she wanted more than lessons learned, but rather "visions unexplored, and perhaps previously unimagined."

  • CSM Daniel A. Dailey selected to be next Sergeant Major of the Army

    Nov 3, 2014

    Secretary of the Army John McHugh and Army Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond Odierno announced today that Command Sgt. Maj. Daniel A. Dailey will become the 15th sergeant major of the Army January 30, 2015.

  • Sill workers battle, overcome breast cancer

    Nov 3, 2014

    FORT SILL, Okla. -- The conclusion of every day takes a little bit of Renee Chase's worry with it. Chase is a breast cancer survivor. At three and a half years she is planning to make the milestone mark of five years without the cancer coming back.

  • Chaplain Assistants Make it Happen Behind the Scenes

    Nov 3, 2014

    For over 105 years, chaplain assistants have played an integral role in providing support and comfort to Soldiers and their families while directly supporting chaplains to ensure successful ministries.

  • Federal Civilian Shows Dedication through Four Decades of Service

    Nov 3, 2014

    A friend to many, a sister to nine and a mother to three--Joann Claybon has dedicated her life to loving and serving the people around her, including through her service in the federal government.

  • Chaplain Assistants Provide Religious Support to Soldiers and Families World-Wide

    Nov 3, 2014

    This year all current and former U.S. Army Chaplain Assistants will celebrate 105 years of supporting and protecting Army Chaplains in their mission of providing religious support to Soldiers and Family members in all aspects of military operations around the world.

  • Same Army, different time: Vietnam 1968

    Nov 3, 2014

    In honor of Veterans Day, I offer a remembrance of what it was like to serve in the Army during the Vietnam War.

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