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  • How to report a crime to Army CID: '1-844-ARMY- CID' released

    Jun 17, 2014

    The U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command, commonly known as CID, continues its campaign to combat crime in the Army by adding a new toll-free telephone number, 1-844-ARMY-CID (844-276-9243), designed to be easy to remember allowing Soldiers, civilians and family members to report a crime 24/7.

  • 'Whole Soldier' concept discussed at town hall

    Jun 16, 2014

    "Balance is the key to determining which Soldiers we target for retention," said Sgt. Maj. Kelvin V. Raibon, the Army's senior career counselor, during a retention town hall on Thursday.

  • Commission seeks service members' compensation preferences

    Jun 16, 2014

    The commission tasked by President Barack Obama and Congress to modernize military compensation and benefits programs is seeking input from service members on their preferences.

  • Army Birthday Run

    Jun 16, 2014

    Brig. Gen. Donnie Walker Jr., commanding general of the 3d ESC and Command Sgt. Maj. Edward A. Bell, command sergeant major of the 3d ESC, led the 3d Sustainment Command (Expeditionary) on a 5K run and performed a cake cutting ceremony to celebrate the Army's birthday June 14 on New Kabul Compound, Afghanistan. (Photos by Army Maj. Jared Auchey)

  • Cycling coach trains 2014 U.S. Army Warrior Trials athlete techniques on balancing and turns

    Jun 16, 2014

  • New IMCOM CG calls for deeds over words, introduces new mission, vision

    Jun 16, 2014

    Lt. Gen. David Halverson, Assistant Chief of Staff for Installation Management and commanding general of U.S. Army Installation Management Command, introduced IMCOM's new mission and vision and stressed the importance of trust and teamwork during his first town hall with IMCOM headquarters staff.

  • Improved service is rooted in customer feedback

    Jun 16, 2014

    SAN ANTONIO (June 9, 2014) -- The Installation Management Command staff at every garrison, region, and the headquarters remains focused on customer service and providing the most efficient and effective services to all customers. However, we depend on those who use IMCOM services to inform our staff of ideas for improvement or to provide feedback on the services received. The best tool for this purpose is the Interactive Customer Evaluation (ICE) system.

  • More questions for a 30-year safety professional

    Jun 16, 2014

    During National Safety Month 2014, the U.S. Army Combat Readiness/Safety Center will highlight achievements and perspectives of members of the Army's first class of Career Program-12 safety interns, who finished training in 1984. Jill M. Segraves, CSP, director, Occupational Health, Safety and Environment Division, Transportation Security Administration, is the second intern profiled for this series.

  • Celebrating the Army's 239th birthday in Kosovo

    Jun 14, 2014

    U.S. Soldiers with Kosovo Force's Multinational Battle Group-East celebrated 239 years of the Army's birthday, June 14, at Camp Bondsteel, Kosovo. Events at Camp Bondsteel included a traditional cake-cutting ceremony with the battle group's oldest and youngest Soldiers cutting the cake, and a 10-mile relay race around the camp. Each participant ran one mile, and the winning time was just over 1 hour, 6 minutes.

  • Mama Bear, two cubs rescued on fort with peaceful ending

    Jun 13, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Arizona - As bystanders called for assistance, the cubs ran up a tree just off Christy Avenue and the mother bear ran up another tree about 100 feet away. When emergency responders and wildlife officials arrived, they blocked off the area and devised a plan to capture the bears.

  • Don't let student loan debt get you in trouble

    Jun 13, 2014

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. -- In the last 30 years, the average tuition at a public four-year college has tripled. Accumulating too much student loan debt can present new college graduates with overwhelming monthly payments, subjecting them to a risk of default, poor credit, and other adverse financial consequences.

  • Soldiers experience something new on Camp Arifjan

    Jun 12, 2014

    When most Soldiers think of sports played with a bat and a ball, the first ones that come to mind are baseball or softball. However, on Camp Arifjan June 7-10 a new sporting vernacular was offered up: cricket, not the annoying bug that keeps some of us awake at night with their incessant noise.

  • One Soldier's recipe for success

    Jun 12, 2014

    Determination, dedication and perseverance are not only the ingredients needed for making a great Soldier, but also the recipe for a great Army cook. Pvt. Daniel Marte Pena, a food service specialist, knows those ingredients to success all to well.

  • Vietnam War Vets honored at Twilight Tattoo

    Jun 12, 2014

    Vietnam veterans from across the country joined their host for the evening, the Honorable Brad Carson, Under Secretary of the Army, and watched Twilight Tattoo, a high energy military spectacular featuring Soldiers from the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) and the U.S. Army Band "Pershing's Own."

  • Civilians rescue worker, receive top Army safety award

    Jun 12, 2014

    FORT DRUM, N.Y. -- Two Army Civilians were recognized for their quick thinking and heroic efforts that may have saved the life of a co-worker, during a special awards ceremony held Thursday at the Ammunition Surveillance building.

  • Gone fishin'

    Jun 12, 2014

    The Fort Jackson fishing derby attracted a large number of anglers to Semmes Lake June 7, 2014. In addition to fishing, the event offered clinics and children's activities.

  • Soldiers show their mettle during Strongest Warrior Competition

    Jun 12, 2014

    FORT DRUM, N.Y. -- Heroes rose and stars were born at this year's Strongest Warrior Competition, which drew 32 entrants -- 29 men and three women -- who displayed their mettle Saturday at the Alex Duffy Fairgrounds in Watertown.

  • Pride Month speaker shares life experience

    Jun 12, 2014

    Halfway through her military career, during the era of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell," a Fort Leonard Wood Soldier realized she was gay. Now, as a command sergeant major and married, she is revealing her journey to living openly in the Army as a gay Soldier.

  • IMCOM commander visits Fort Meade

    Jun 12, 2014

    Lt. Gen. David D. Halverson, the commanding general of Installation Management Command and assistant chief of staff for Installation Management, toured the installation Friday to meet with Fort Meade's military and civilian leaders.

  • Free Plane Ticket Brings Soldier Home

    Jun 12, 2014

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, AL -- A lifelong friendship has led to a marriage of blessings for Christi Moore and her Soldier husband, Maj. Brian Moore.

  • Distracted driving: an Armywide hazard

    Jun 11, 2014

    In January 2014, the U.S. Army Combat Readiness/Safety Center released a 19-question survey tailored specifically for respondents to report their perceptions of distracted driving, awareness of hazards and potential legal implications, and whether they have knowingly participated in any activity that distracted them while driving. A random sample of 1,099 Soldiers was selected for the survey, and some findings are outlined below.

  • Mindfulness study explores way for Soldiers to manage stress

    Jun 10, 2014

    Dr. Valerie Rice with the U.S. Army Research Laboratory has been looking at virtual worlds and peaceful real-life retreats for the last three years on behalf of the Army Study Program to explore whether mindfulness could be helpful to reduce stress for Soldiers or veterans facing post-traumatic stress disorder, or other psychological issues.

  • Army releases new children's ebook to celebrate 239th Army Birthday

    Jun 10, 2014

    In celebration of the Army's 239th birthday, the Army announced today the release of a children's electronic book titled "Happy Birthday U.S. Army!" which is now available online.

  • 93-year-old D-Day vet jumps again in Normandy

    Jun 9, 2014

    In a true rendezvous with history, paratrooper veteran James "Pee Wee" Martin again took to the sky, June 5, 2014, over Normandy, France, and parachuted onto the one-time battlefield, seven decades after his historic D-Day landing.

  • Soldier pursues dream while serving at Fort Gordon

    Jun 9, 2014

    Sergeant Darius Riggins works as a systems support specialist and writer/instructor during the day. At night, and occasionally well into the morning, he writes and performs music. Raised in Augusta, Georgia, Riggins, with 15th Regimental Signal Brigade, started his musical aspirations as a young child singing in his church choir. Soon after enlisting in the U.S. Army, Riggins moved to Korea in 2006. While stationed there, he met a musician who had a music recording studio, and he learned about the process of making music.

  • Lady General hoopster makes Armed Forces basketball team

    Jun 9, 2014

    A member of the Fort Myer Lady Generals varsity basketball team is heading overseas after being selected to the 2014 Armed Forces Women's Basketball Team.

  • Two-wheeling down the road safely: Headquarters Command Battalion holds motorcycle safety ride

    Jun 9, 2014

    Fifteen motorcycles simultaneously roared to life June 4 in the Headquarters Command Battalion parking lot on the Fort Myer portion of the base as the battalion held its first motorcycle safety ride of 2014. "We had a great turnout today, a lot bigger than I expected," said Staff Sgt. Pablo Robledo, ride organizer.

  • Army Family Action Plan Boosts Quality of Life

    Jun 9, 2014

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- Redstone Arsenal's Army Family Action Plan is a work in progress

  • Army kicks off first-of-many 239th birthday events

    Jun 8, 2014

    Senior Army leaders held the first-of-many ceremonies scheduled around the world commemorating the Army's 239th birthday, which is June 14, and celebrated this year's theme--"America's Army: Our Profession."

  • Arrowhead Soldiers' help crucial to Special Olympics

    Jun 8, 2014

    Between fences, entry points and armed guards, it's easy to feel like the military is isolated on bases. However, Soldiers are as much a part of their community as anyone else, and as such, they volunteer regularly.

  • 80th Training Command 2014 Best Warrior selected for Sergeant Audie Murphy Club

    Jun 7, 2014

    Now that Staff Sgt. Amy Justice has been selected for induction into the Sergeant Audie Murphy Club, the 30-year-old chaplain's assistant, 7/95th Regiment, 4th Brigade, 94th Training Division, is looking for her next challenge.

  • Girl Scouts promote bike safety

    Jun 6, 2014

    Girl Scout Junior Troop 663 shares safety tips with HMC.

  • Vicenza High School recognizes graduates who choose to serve

    Jun 6, 2014

    Vicenza High School held a first ever Military Recognition ceremony for graduating seniors who have chosen to serve the United States in uniform at the school on Caserma Ederle May 27.

  • Run honors drill sergeant's memory

    Jun 6, 2014

    FORT SILL, Okla. -- More than 200 runners gathered May 31 in front of New Post Chapel to honor one of their own during the 14th Annual Drill Sergeant Mitchell X-Man Run. Many in attendance personally knew Drill Sgt. Darrell Mitchell and came to share his memory.

  • Army Family on a Steady Stride with the Performance Triad

    Jun 6, 2014

    Sergeant Amanda Tucker, a Public Affairs Specialist with the 82nd Sustainment Brigade at Fort Bragg, N.C., and her family, continue on their health journey by putting the Performance Triad principles into practice.

  • Soldier is first female to complete JOTC

    Jun 6, 2014

    A female Soldier from 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, became the first female to complete the Jungle Operations Training Course as an infantryman when she graduated from the course, June 2, 2014.

  • Fort Carson DFMWR finalist for national award

    Jun 5, 2014

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  • MPs conduct SHARP training

    Jun 5, 2014

    Soldiers from Fort Carson's 759th Military Police Battalion conducted a Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention stand down at McMahon Auditorium, May 30, 2014.

  • AFAP great way to see quality of life change

    Jun 5, 2014

    FORT SILL, Okla. -- "Tell us what you want" is the theme for this year's issue submission for the fiscal 2015 Army Family Action Plan conference.

  • July 5 concert tickets on sale

    Jun 5, 2014

    FORT SILL, Okla. -- Tickets are on sale for the reigning Country Music Association Vocal Group of the Year, Little Big Town, that will headline Fort Sill Independence Day weekend festivities July 5 at Polo Field. Tyler Bryant and the Shakedown and The O's will also perform. Gates open at 6 p.m. and the show starts at 6:45 p.m.

  • Are you walking the talk?

    Jun 5, 2014

    While it is disheartening to hear stories of junior enlisted Soldiers making poor decisions and paying for them with their lives, it is demoralizing to hear stories of Army leaders who do the same. Odds are the behaviors demonstrated by these Soldiers -- even the leaders -- were not first-time occurrences, and someone else probably had the opportunity to observe the behaviors in action. What do leaders convey to their Soldiers when they act irresponsibly? Perhaps some of the young Soldiers' poor decisions were a result of messages received from their leaders' actions.

  • Questions for a 30-year safety professional

    Jun 5, 2014

    During National Safety Month 2014, the U.S. Army Combat Readiness/Safety Center will highlight achievements and perspectives of members of the Army's first class of Career Program-12 safety interns, who finished training in 1984. Patti Tilson, manager of a safety and environmental team for the Federal Aviation Administration's Eastern Service, is the first intern profiled for this series

  • Unit representatives learn about suicide intervention

    Jun 5, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. -Suicide Prevention Program Trainer Ben Bauman facilitates the Ask, Care, Escort -- Suicide Intervention training at Murr Community Center May 28. The purpose of ACE-SI training is to "train-the-trainer" so they can go back to their organizations or units and teach the suicide intervention course to small groups in order to give them the benefit of the training.

  • ACS program helps families cope with newborns

    Jun 4, 2014

    WIESBADEN, Germany - With family thousands of miles away and a new baby soon to come, Sara and James Rickards knew this situation called for some extraordinary help. "I couldn't call grandma," said Sara. "My anxiety was getting really high … not having family easily reachable."

  • Learn dance, swimming, martial arts and more with SKIES Unlimited this summer

    Jun 4, 2014

    WIESBADEN, Germany - Summertime could be the perfect time to learn a new musical instrument, swimming, Tae Kwon Do or any of a range of different dance moves. Wiesbaden military community youths are invited to expand their horizons in the Child, Youth and School Services SKIES (Schools of Knowledge, Inspiration, Exploration and Skills) Unlimited program.

  • Butterflies bring tears, smiles to Gold Star Family members

    Jun 4, 2014

    FORT LEE, Va. (June 4, 2014) -- About 50 Gold Star Family members and their relatives joined installation leaders and other community representatives for a May 29 Butterfly release ceremony at the Survivors Memorial Garden on Fort Lee.

  • Soldiers, civilians go cycling to get to work

    Jun 3, 2014

    WIESBADEN, Germany - Cars and motorcycles, move over. Bicyclists took to the roads May 16 in celebration of National Bike-to-Work Day in conjunction with National Bike Month.

  • Save tax on imported vehicles

    Jun 2, 2014

    U.S. personnel stationed overseas can ship vehicles to the United States free of federal tax and duty.

  • U.S. Army Soldier Show rocks Fort Drum

    May 29, 2014

    FORT DRUM, N.Y. -- Hundreds of Fort Drum Soldiers, Families and community members gathered May 21 to be entertained during the 2014 U.S. Army Soldier Show at Magrath Sports Complex. The Soldier Show is a live Broadway-style variety performance hosted by Army Entertainment, a division of the Army Installation Management Command, and features the Army's best singers and performers.

  • Soldiers take part in annual Strongman competition

    May 29, 2014

    Fort Jackson's annual Strongman competition took place May 22 at Hilton Field

  • U.S. Army Soldier Show rocks Fort Drum

    May 29, 2014

    FORT DRUM, N.Y. -- Hundreds of Fort Drum Soldiers, Families and community members gathered May 21 to be entertained during the 2014 U.S. Army Soldier Show at Magrath Sports Complex.

  • Married couple, WTB cadre use resilience, performance skills to earn trust of wounded warriors

    May 28, 2014

    Staff Sgt. Zackary and Staff Sgt. Jessica Crum are using the resilience and performance skills they learned in training to build a community of trust at work in the Fort Bragg Warrior Transition Battalion, and also at home.

  • Most pets importable stateside

    May 28, 2014

    People moving stateside this summer may take most types of pets with them if they plan ahead. However, endangered species laws prevent people from taking some turtles, birds and reptiles to the United States.

  • Same-sex couple serves with honor

    May 28, 2014

    BAGRAM, Afghanistan -- For most military couples a deployment usually involves a significant amount of time apart. A fortunate Army Reserve same-sex couple from Plantation, Fla., has taken advantage of the opportunity to serve together in Bagram, Afghanistan.

  • Gold Star Families honored at Memorial Day ceremony

    May 28, 2014

    USAG Bavaria remembers fallen Soldiers and the families left behind

  • Team Army wins gold at Special Olympic games

    May 28, 2014

    Military and federal employees from around the National Capital Region provided volunteer support during Military Day at the annual Special Olympic summer games hosted by Special Olympics D.C., at the Catholic University in Washington D.C., May 21, 2014.

  • Post provides Safe Ride Program to prevent drunk driving

    May 27, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - The Fort Huachuca Army Air Force Exchange Service, or AAFES, in coordination with the Community Health Promotion Council's Installation Prevention Team offers Soldiers, Families and Civilians a way to prevent drunk driving with the Safe Ride Program.

  • The mysteries of Section 15: Infants, POWs mark unique section of Arlington National Cemetery

    May 27, 2014

    Between Arlington National Cemetery's Selfridge and the Old Post Chapel Gates, the inscriptions on the grave markers in Section 15 spell out an acre of innocent tragedies. Below the section's mighty oak trees, graves of children, who never received the opportunity to follow their fathers' military footsteps, attend school or live a life-long dream of a wedding day, stand ready to be remembered this Memorial Day.

  • President Obama Pays Tribute to Service Members, Families at Arlington

    May 27, 2014

    Obama placed a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns and then spoke to an audience of more than 3,000 people in the Memorial Amphitheatre.

  • Harriet Tubman: Nurse, Spy, Scout

    May 27, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - Major General David Hunter, Union commander of the Department of the South, issued the valuable military pass in 1861. It read: "Give her free passage at all times, on all government transports. Harriet… is a valuable woman. She has permission, as a servant of the government, to purchase such provisions from the Commissary as she may need."

  • Army to observe National Safety Month in June

    May 27, 2014

    The Army will begin its annual observance of National Safety Month June 1, and senior leaders are encouraging Soldiers, civilian employees and their Family members to use the time to focus on mitigating summertime risks.

  • Asian Pacific American Heritage Month celebrated with ethnic dance, food

    May 27, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - The Fort Huachuca Military Equal Opportunity Office and the United States Army Intelligence Center of Excellence, or USAICoE, hosted an Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Observance at Thunder Mountain Activity Centre May 20 to recognize the contributions of Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders in American history.

  • Durable Soldiers show students how to have fun on the last day of school

    May 27, 2014

    1st Sustainment Brigade arrived at the Mission Valley Elementary and High School to take the students outside to start the last day of school activities May 16 in Eskridge, Kan.

  • Gold Star families honored at Presidio of Monterey Memorial Day ceremony, reception

    May 27, 2014

    The Presidio of Monterey Garrison hosted a special reception to honor the Gold Star families of eight fallen service members at the POM Chapel annex May 23. The Gold Star families were invited as special guests by the Presidio to attend the Presidio's Memorial Day Ceremony at Soldier Field.

  • Families raise Gold Star awareness

    May 27, 2014

    Memorial Day weekend represented more than barbeques and the beach for Nicole DiCenzo. It was also the eighth anniversary of the death of her husband Capt. Doug DiCenzo, who was killed during an IED explosion in Baghdad, Iraq.

  • Gold star mothers host boot drive

    May 27, 2014

    A team of Gold Star mothers is remembering fallen service members by collecting new and used boots of all sizes for a national traveling memorial.

  • Spouses serenaded, feted at ACS luncheon

    May 22, 2014

    WIESBADEN, Germany - They're usually running the show behind the scenes, but spouses were in the spotlight at Army Community Services' Military Spouse Appreciation Luncheon May 2. Members of the U.S. Army Europe Chorus crooned and danced for attendees, taking time to serenade some on bended knee. U.S. Army Garrison Commander Col. David Carstens offered grateful words, acknowledging that while service members' missions simplify when they deploy, they "dump all the challenges into your lap to deal with alone."

  • Volunteer treated to commissary shopping spree

    May 22, 2014

    WIESBADEN, Germany - "I could have used another cup of coffee, but I feel OK." That was Gina Twyman's reaction after raking in $570.61 worth of goods during a two-minute commissary shopping spree May 12.

  • Army School of Music Soldiers bring entertainment to Fort Lee

    May 22, 2014

    FORT LEE, Va. (May 22, 2014) -- A history-making band event occurred here May 15 when Soldiers from the U.S. Army School of Music, Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek-Fort Story, arrived as part of a field training exercise and performed mini-concerts across the post.

  • Fort Sill hall dedicated to fallen Soldiers

    May 22, 2014

    FORT SILL, Okla. -- One hundred and fifty three faces line the walls of Fort Sill's Hall of Remembrance in the Welcome Center. As they stare out, loved ones are invited to look back and remember their shared past.

  • Wet, muddy, motivated - Soldiers, Family Members get their mud on

    May 22, 2014

    FORT DRUM, N.Y. -- As participants eagerly gathered around the starting line, there were loud motivational shouts coming from the crowd as runners awaited the signal to take off. Each individual knew what he or she had signed up for, but they all shared a common goal: to get as muddy as possible.

  • Bike to Work Day doubles participants

    May 22, 2014

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. - Despite the rainy weather, 80 people participated in APG's second annual Bike to Work Day event May 14, doubling the participation from last years inaugural event.

  • IMCOM Memorial Day Message 2014

    May 22, 2014

    We will observe Memorial Day on May 26. Members of the Installation Management team are encouraged to honor those who gave their all in service to our nation and to remember the sacrifices of their families.

  • Charles Barkley visits Brooke Army Medical Center

    May 21, 2014

    Charles Barkley, in town for the NBA Playoffs, visited Brooke Army Medical Center on May 20.

  • This Memorial Day weekend, honor our nation's sacrifices, don't neglect your safety

    May 20, 2014

    This Memorial Day, take a moment to member America's fallen heroes and celebrate the gift they bestow to us -- freedom. Your fellow Soldiers and Families need you to celebrate freedom responsibly, to always remain vigilant and return refreshed, healthy and ready. Our nation needs you. Have a safe and enjoyable Memorial Day weekend.

  • Step-by-step guide to safe cycling

    May 20, 2014

    Proper equipment and visibility helps cyclists stay safe on the road

  • Taming the Alps

    May 20, 2014

    A pair of boots and a backpack through three countries

  • Army captain, teacher form bond through art

    May 19, 2014

    CAMP BONDSTEEL, Kosovo -- When deployed, the simplest of things can make a service member feel at home and, for one Soldier, a two-year-old card was all he needed. U.S. Army Capt. Steven Northrop, battle captain for Kosovo Force's Multinational Battle Group-East, found a 'butterfly' card pinned to a board while he was cleaning an office after arriving at Camp Bondsteel last February. He kept it from being thrown away because it reminded him of home.

  • New spin on old training gives SHARP an edge

    May 19, 2014

    Soldiers from the 21st Theater Sustainment Command and other tenant units from the Kaiserslautern Military Community saw a new spin on Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention at Hercules Theater on Ramstein Airbase May 12-18.

  • Texas boy helps Kosovo students write their future

    May 19, 2014

    COPPERAS COVE, Texas -- It's been said, "a number 2 pencil and a dream can take you anywhere." For an 8-year-old boy from Copperas Cove, Texas, his dream was simply to help students half a world away inscribe their own ambitions for the future of their young nation. Matthew Northrop, a second-grade student and son of U.S. Army Capt. Steven Northrop, who serves as a battle captain for Kosovo Force's Multinational Battle Group-East, crafted a simple plan to raise money to send pens, pencils and other writing supplies to Kosovo students.

  • Splash Into Summer ~ Pool Opening

    May 19, 2014

  • SKIES is designed to excite, inspire, learn

    May 19, 2014

    The U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii SKIES (Schools of Knowledge, Inspiration, Exploration, and Skills) Unlimited Program, now in it's 11th year, continues to radiate participation and excitement with a variety of programs that encourages movement of the mind and body.

  • Family Readiness draws out the fun at the 409th Contracting Support Brigade

    May 19, 2014

    KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany - Simulated turkey shoots, military cargo plane tours and Easter egg-hunts are just some of the activities that happen at the 409th Contracting Support Brigade Family Readiness Group meetings.

  • Fort Campbell holds car show for Week of the Eagles

    May 19, 2014

    Fort Campbell and the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) held the 2014 Week of the Eagles Car Show here May 17. The event gave auto enthusiasts an opportunity to view 43 superb vehicles as part of the Spectacular Saturday events on the installation. The cars ranged from a 1923 Ford T Bucket built out of scrap parts with a Chevy drive train to a 35th Anniversary Edition Nissan 350Z.

  • Monterey SHARPens knowledge against sexual harassment, assault

    May 19, 2014

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. -- Throughout the year, Sgt. 1st Class Saffron Fletcher organizes SHARP training as well as interactive opportunities to deliver the Army's message regarding sexual harassment and assault.

  • Fort Irwin Teacher Wins New Car

    May 18, 2014

    A Fort Irwin Elementary School Teacher won a car for having perfect attendance during the 2013-2014 school year. The teacher learned of her prize at the San Bernardino County Fairgrounds May 17. It's a Gas to Go to Class is a Program that encourages teachers and high school students in Southern California to strive for perfect attendance during the school year by offering prizes and incentives for staying in class. Victorville Motors, the California Teachers Association, and other sponsors donated several prizes. The biggest were three 2014 Dodge Darts.

  • MWR Customer Satisfaction Survey set for release

    May 16, 2014

    The Department of Defense is set to release its latest survey to gauge customer satisfaction with Morale, Welfare and Recreation garrison facilities and programs. As in 2009 and 2011, the MWR Customer Satisfaction Survey will go to select Soldiers and service members inviting them to volunteer their opinions about current operations.

  • Army announces plans to develop three 30 megawatt solar arrays on Georgia installations

    May 15, 2014

    The U.S. Army announced plans March 15, 2014, to develop three 30 megawatt, alternating current, solar photovoltaic arrays -- one each on Fort Stewart, Ga.; Fort Gordon, Ga.; and Fort Benning, Ga.

  • Retiree Appreciation Days under way

    May 15, 2014

    Military retirees will be honored during Fort Jackson's Retiree Appreciation Days or RAD, scheduled to begin May 15, 2014.

  • 2nd Brigade Combat Team volunteers lead from the front

    May 15, 2014

    FORT DRUM, N.Y. -- Some military spouses have a profound effect on the welfare and readiness of a unit by providing volunteer support to service members and their Families. With the simple act of getting involved, they provide the building blocks to enrich their community with positive influences. Friday was Military Spouse Appreciation Day, which recognizes the efforts of all spouses who sacrifice a little of themselves each day to contribute to the well-being of service members and their country.

  • Program aims to halt DUIs

    May 15, 2014

    A program in Colorado Springs, which includes Fort Carson Soldiers as volunteers, offers a service that prevents Soldiers and Family members from driving under the influence of alcohol.

  • Bikers rally for Fort Sill safety ride

    May 15, 2014

    FORT SILL, Okla. -- Like any other Army training, first there is a safety briefing and then the lesson is put into practice. A couple hundred Soldiers, family members and civilians met at the Impact Zone parking lot here May 8, then took their cruisers, sports bikes and trikes on the road for the 9th Annual Freedom's Thunder Motorcycle Safety Rally.

  • Post recognizes 'other halves' on Military Spouse Appreciation Day

    May 15, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - In accordance with Military Spouse Appreciation Day, Fort Huachuca recognized the important role spouses play in today's Army by hosting an evening out at Thunder Mountain Activity Centre May 9.

  • Training the trainer: exercise course teaches Army's new fitness approach

    May 15, 2014

    FORT LEE, Va. (May 15, 2014) -- Forty-nine Fort Lee Soldiers are in the midst of a training course that aims to provide them with the expertise and know-how to advise commanders on the administration of the Army's newest physical fitness program.

  • Sill Soldiers learn water survival

    May 15, 2014

    Fort Sill, Okla. -- When the Army loses a Soldier, that grief is felt throughout the ranks. Although every death cannot be prevented, the Soldiers do the best they can through training exercises.

  • Fort Sill holds annual polo classic

    May 15, 2014

    FORT SILL, Okla. -- Polo Field once again saw action that in years past was reserved for cavalry training. An audience comprised of bright colors, big rimmed hats and bow ties lined both sides of the field as the Dallas, Austin and Military polo clubs mounted horses for the 4th Annual Fort Sill Polo Classic.

  • History remembered: Casey's cross

    May 15, 2014

    CAMP CASEY, South Korea -- Soldiers from Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 210th Field Artillery Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division, hike the steep incline of a nearby mountain through deciduous forest on a path long hidden by brown broad leaves from seasons past, May 10, Camp Casey, South Korea.

  • 'Like, for sure': Glow For It Run brightens Storck Barracks

    May 14, 2014

    In appreciation of military spouses, several U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach organization held a 1980s-themed five-kilometer Glow For It Run at Storck Barracks May 9, 2014.

  • FMWR workforce gets award

    May 14, 2014

    The accolades just keep rolling in for U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii.

  • 210th Soldiers get a day of adventure

    May 13, 2014

    INJE, South Korea -- For Soldiers assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 210th Field Artillery Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division, even fun starts before the sun rises over the mountain ridge and its rays tumble into Camp Casey, South Korea.

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