Archive: Jun 2009

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  • Fairfax County announces 'Army Strong Week'

    Jun 1, 2009

    Fairfax County announces 'Army Strong Week'

  • Technology brings Ritual to Life

    Jun 1, 2009

    Members of the Michigan Army National Guard Retire the Colors

  • January 2009 "Year of the NCO" Poster

    Jun 1, 2009

    This poster is the first in a series of monthly posters. January's poster highlights SFC Katrina Richardson, who has made a significant difference at Fort Gordon and within the Signal Corps.

  • Army publishes first National Guard retirement guide

    Jun 1, 2009

    The Army has published a 56-page retirement guide for National Guard Soldiers and their families which covers subjects ranging from retirement point credits to how to apply for retirement pay.

  • Newman finishes 8th in Dover; moves to 5th in driver points

    Jun 1, 2009

    Despite handling issues, Ryan Newman posted an eighth-place finish in Sunday's Autism Speaks 400 Sprint Cup race at Dover International Speedway.

  • Fallen servicemembers brought cross-country to a final rest in Arlington National Cemetery

    Jun 1, 2009

    Arlington National Cemetery serves as a final resting place for generation upon generation of American heroes. Other cemeteries like it house the remains of veterans who have served this country throughout its 233-year history. But what happens when Soldiers from the past aren't given proper honors' Are they destined to rest forever in anonymity' Not if certain groups, like the Missing in America Project, have anything to say about.

  • Soldiers prep to support D-Day ceremonies for 65th anniversary of invasion

    Jun 1, 2009

    When the time comes Saturday, to honor the servicemen who fought and died supporting the D-Day invasion of Normandy 65 years ago, thousands are expected to flock to the shores of Utah Beach and Omaha Beach to pay homage to the bravery and sacrifice of these heroes, and behind the scenes of it all will be the Soldiers of the 18th Military Police Brigade as well as several other Army units.

  • Cash bonus to take place of stop-loss for deploying Guard Soldiers

    Jun 1, 2009

    A new program that provides special pay for Soldiers deploying past their end-of-service dates is set to take affect Sept. 1 for the National Guard.

  • Airborne Soldiers jump for first time in 16 months

    Jun 1, 2009

    Some stood at Sicily Drop Zone with apprehension on their faces. Others couldnAca,!a,,ct contain their excitement, while most just wished the plane would get to the landing zone so they could load up and jump.

  • Dave Ramsey's How to be financially fit...

    Jun 1, 2009

    Personal money management expert, Dave Ramsey, opened up to Soldiers magazine about how Soldiers can be financially fit.

  • Exercise keeps mind, body active for 74-year-old physicist

    Jun 1, 2009

    The President's Challenge National Physical Fitness Award requires an 8-year-old girl to run a mile in 12 minutes, 30 seconds. So, what award does a 74-year-old man who can run a mile in 12 minutes receive' First place in his age group during a 5K run in March, according to Robert McMillan, senior scientist at the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command--even if he was the only entrant in his age group.

  • Stretching your dollar on an Army budget

    Jun 1, 2009

    Growing up, my family had little money. We had to watch things closely to make sure we made it through the month.

  • BRAC: Balancing people and missions

    Jun 1, 2009

    A symbolic milestone was reached at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., this spring with the completion of the exterior of all of the buildings being constructed as part of Phase I of a sprawling campus here, which will eventually contain 2.4 million square feet of office space for well over 7,000 military and civilian personnel and support contractors.

  • To move or not to move

    Jun 1, 2009

    The 2005 Base Realignment and Closure Act, better known as BRAC, is many things to many people.

  • Miracles on a mountainside

    Jun 1, 2009

    Army veteran Javier Torres recently traveled from the warmth of Puerto Rico to a snowy mountain in Colorado for some major life-changing experiences. "My eyes have been opened to discovering that there is a whole new world to experience out there," he said.

  • Biometrics on the ground and in the DOD

    Jun 1, 2009

    The Biometrics Task Force, located in Arlington, Va., is a Department of Defense organization dedicated to developing new ways to protect the country using biometric applications.

  • U.S. Army Parachute Team celebrates 50th anniversary

    Jun 1, 2009

    Just more than 50 years ago, a unique job opportunity forever changed the lives of a small group of Soldiers.

  • Task Force Normandy Soldiers make friends with locals

    Jun 1, 2009

    Soldiers from Task Force Normandy 65 play football with children from the town of Ste. Mere Eglise, France.

  • Year of the Noncommissioned Officer Spotlight NCO

    Jun 1, 2009

  • Ansbach High School JROTC team competes in National Academic Bowl

    Jun 1, 2009

    The Ansbach High School Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps is on top of its game and has a reservation in Washington, D.C. to compete in the National Academic Bowl, June 26 through 30.

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