Archive: Jun 2009

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  • U.S. Army Logistics Innovation Agency

    Jun 17, 2009

    <b>What is it' </b> The U.S. Army Logistics Innovation Agency (LIA) is a field operating agency of the Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff, Logistics, HQDA. LIA's mission is to continually examine the Army's logistics capabilities, and examine ways that might make it more effective and/or efficient. LIA uses an adaptive organizational environment and the planning and execution strategy stated in the Army campaign plan to identify logistics solutions that address emerging and future needs. To achieve this goal, LIA combines premier processes and robust analytical test beds to explore and analyze new ideas.

  • Ancient Chinese city shatters preconceptions

    Jun 17, 2009

  • Runners remember fallen with 5K

    Jun 17, 2009

  • Signal Soldiers practice 'commo,' combat during FTX

    Jun 17, 2009

  • West Point Cadets learn Army duties, responsibilities

    Jun 17, 2009

  • Warriors prep cadets for future leadership

    Jun 17, 2009

  • Warrior NCO Spotlight: Safety NCO leads 'from the front'

    Jun 17, 2009

  • Gehler 'signs off' as Warrior Division Chief of Staff

    Jun 17, 2009

  • Anchorage baseball team honors military

    Jun 17, 2009

    U.S. Army Alaska sergeant throws out first pitch at Anchorage Glacier Pilot baseball game.

  • Soldier in Focus: Spc. Jason Givens

    Jun 17, 2009

    BAGHDAD - Spc. Jason Givens, an assistant supply noncommissioned officer of the 120th Combined Arms Battalion, 30th Heavy Brigade Combat Team beats a welcome mat against the building as big clouds of dust surround him.

  • Gen. Casey reads 'Sam the Army Dog' to Army kids

    Jun 17, 2009

    Army Chief of Staff Gen. George W. Casey Jr. celebrated the Army's 234th Birthday with children of Fort Detrick's Forest Glen Annex Child Development Center in Maryland.

  • Mrs. McKeon reads to Fort Irwin/National Training Center children

    Jun 17, 2009

  • JSS Babil turned over to ISF during transfer ceremony

    Jun 17, 2009

  • D-Day Commemoration, Abilene, KS - 1st Infantry Division participation

    Jun 17, 2009

    Photos of D-Day celebration in Abilene, Kan., featuring Soldiers from the 1st Infantry Division.

  • Program Manager Pushes Equal Opportunity

    Jun 17, 2009

    As a self-proclaimed Army brat, Woody Patrick experienced firsthand how exposure to different cultures, ethnicities and ideas can enrich a person's life. As the Garrison's new Special Emphasis Program manager, he is already hard at work so that Team Redstone can take advantage of all its people have to offer. "I love what we're doing here," Patrick said. "I really believe in this office and this work."

  • Garrison Workers Help Students with Disabilities

    Jun 17, 2009

    Three years ago the Garrison employees wanted to do something different for the holidays. They knew there were local charities that sponsored children but wanted to inquire if the Alabama Industries for the Blind and Deaf in Talladega might need help with their students -- the supply store on post is run by AIDB. The response was a "yes."

  • Brigade Credits Team Effort During Accreditation

    Jun 17, 2009

    Soldier and civilian team members of the Ordnance Munitions and Electronics Maintenance School gathered June 5 at Heiser Hall to celebrate the success of the Training and Doctrine Command accreditation. Col. Thomas Keegan, brigade commander of the 59th Ordnance Brigade, handed out awards, certificates and coins to those team members who excelled during the week of accreditation, April 27 through May 1.

  • Paratroopers attend IP Station opening in al-Ameen

    Jun 17, 2009

  • 'I Never Felt Sorry for Myself'

    Jun 17, 2009

    Back in the 1950s, when the Army's leg amputees were shackled with cumbersome wooden appendages, one Soldier did not let his combat injury keep him from being the first amputee to complete Officer Candidate School at Fort Benning, Ga. But, then, Ralph Cloud didn't let his amputation keep him from much in life. After being wounded in the Korean War, he served in the Army for seven years with an artificial limb. The opportunity to attend OCS came in 1957. "I was the only fellow who went through the course as an amputee," Cloud said. "There were a lot of amputees at Walter Reed when I was there. But to the best of my knowledge I was the first to go through Fort Benning's advanced course as an amputee."

  • 'Advise & Assist' brigade meets with transition teams

    Jun 17, 2009

    Transition teams throughout southern Iraq attended a conference June 12, at Contingency Operating Base Adder.

  • 9th Army Band helps Palmer, Alaska celebrate heritage

    Jun 17, 2009

  • Members of Greatest Generation Recognized

    Jun 17, 2009

    Lt. Gen. Kevin Campbell gave World War II veteran Ira Jones more than a Bronze Star Medal during a D-Day 65th Anniversary Ceremony on June 6 hosted by the Tennessee Valley Honor Flight. He also gave Jones a once-in-a-lifetime memory. As the three-star general presented the medal to Jones, the 84-year-old veteran said loudly "I've never been this close to a general."

  • One More Step: 2-5 Cav prepares for turnover of JSS Sadr City

    Jun 17, 2009

  • Army Emergency Relief Reaches 2009 Goal

    Jun 17, 2009

    Members of Team Redstone gathered June 8 at Heiser Hall to celebrate a victory. This was the closing ceremony for the 2009 Army Emergency Relief campaign. The annual fund-raising drive met its goal with $210,000 in donations.

  • Accounting Graduate Figures on Long Career

    Jun 17, 2009

    Penny Davis isn't just looking to start a career by joining the Garrison Intern Program. She is trying to start a life. "This is my first real grown-up job," she said laughing.

  • Army releases new sustainment manual

    Jun 17, 2009

    The Army released the new Field Manual 4-0, Sustainment, June 17 during the Association of the United States Army's 2009 Army Logistics Symposium and Exposition held in Richmond, Va. Maj. Gen. James E. Chambers, Combined Arms Support Command and Fort Lee commanding general, introduced the new manual which replaces the 2003 edition of FM 4-0, Combat Service Support.

  • Preserving a Legacy Brick-by-Brick

    Jun 17, 2009

    When her husband died in February, Jackie Dannenberg wanted to honor him and his work at Redstone. Konrad Dannenberg was a member of Dr. Wernher von Braun's rocket team. He worked for Marshall Space Flight Center as the deputy manager of the Saturn program for 13 years. After his retirement, he helped initiate the Space Camp program at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center. There he worked to teach students the importance of space exploration.

  • Exercise Garuda Shield 2009 opens in Indonesia

    Jun 17, 2009

    Approximately 1,000 Soldiers and Marines from nine countries gathered at the Tentara Nasional Indonesia Ankatan Darat, or Indonesian Army, infantry center to mark the official opening of Exercise Garuda Shield 2009, in Bandung, Indonesia, June 16.

  • Be safe when using fireworks

    Jun 17, 2009

    Fireworks safety

  • JLOTS

    Jun 17, 2009

    JLOTS Training

  • Soldiers of 97th Transportation Company deploy for Iraq duty

    Jun 17, 2009

    Soldiers of 97th Transportation Company deploy for Iraq duty

  • Army taking first steps to replace cancelled manned ground vehicle

    Jun 17, 2009

    The Army is committed to providing Soldiers with a ground combat vehicle, despite the recent cancellation of the eight manned ground vehicles from the Future Combat Systems program.

  • Ailing teen becomes a Soldier for a day

    Jun 17, 2009

    With the help U.S. Army Alaska Soldiers, Kayla Colyer-Platzer, a 15-year-old battling Hodgkin's disease, fulfills her wish to become a Soldier for a day.

  • Third quarter Soldier, NCO winners announced

    Jun 17, 2009

    Third quarter Soldier, NCO winners announced

  • Soldier-musicians take 'Time Out' for veteran retirees

    Jun 17, 2009

    Anyone who has ever thought retirement is boring has not experienced the Armed Forces Retirement Home in Washington, D.C. And, anyone who claims music is boring has not experienced The United States Army Field Band in action.

  • Fort Irwin/NTC Commander shares Army story with kindergartners

    Jun 17, 2009

  • Eustis celebrates Army's 234th birthday

    Jun 17, 2009

    Eustis celebrates Army's 234th birthday

  • Army's Birthday Celebrated by Soldiers of all Ages

    Jun 17, 2009

    A changing of the guard, speeches that mentioned Soldiers who are living the Army's warrior ethos, the presentation of a first sergeant award and a sword-smashing cake cutting were highlights of an evening honoring the Army's 234th birthday at the Officers and Civilians Club. The dinner event, set for June 9 because the actual birthday date of June 14 fell this year on a Sunday, was hosted by the Redstone-Huntsville Chapter of the Association of the U.S. Army. Pvt. Michael Ortiz of the 832nd Ordnance Battalion won the honors to share the ceremonial cake cutting duty with AMCOM's Command Sgt. Maj. Ricky Yates. At age 17, Ortiz is the youngest Soldier currently assigned to Redstone Arsenal.

  • Fort Eustis falls under attack for Vigilant Spear 2009 anti-terrorism exercise

    Jun 17, 2009

    Fort Eustis falls under attack for Vigilant Spear 2009 anti-terrorism exercise

  • Operation Asfah Ramlyah yields results

    Jun 17, 2009

  • 'Pride of Service'- the role of the NCO

    Jun 17, 2009

  • On the road from Bedford, Pa., to Wooster, Ohio

    Jun 17, 2009

    The MVPA Convoy started in Washington D.C., and like the original, 90 years ago, it will end in San Francisco. As it passes through town's like Bedford, Pa., and Wooster, Ohio, it is greeted by patriotic citizens and vets - just as the original convoy of 1919. At the time, the original consistied of 81 vehicles and was challenged by the War Department to travel nearly 3,200 miles passing through three hundred fifty villages and towns in order to test the realities of east-west coast transportation.

  • Senior warrant officers add up hours, experiences

    Jun 17, 2009

    CAMP TAJI, Iraq - A total of 115,200 hours flown, a combined 710 years of service - lifetimes of military experience assembled in one group.

  • RDECOM at science and technology showcase

    Jun 17, 2009

    Brian Porter of the Army Research Laboratory explains some unmanned autonomous systems technology to an attendee at the Showcase of Aberdeen Proving Ground Technology and R&D Contract Opportunities at Harford County Community College. The Research, Development and Engineering Command and several of its subordinate elements are taking part in the showcase today and tomorrow in order to show the business and local communities the opportunities APG transformation is bringing to the area.

  • FCS transitioning to BCT Modernization Strategy

    Jun 17, 2009

    The Army's Future Combat Systems program is transitioning to a Brigade Combat Team Modernization Strategy, according to officials testifying before a Senate Armed Services subcommittee Tuesday.

  • Meet America at 30 miles per hour - June 13, 2009

    Jun 17, 2009

    It's time for the kick-off. We started out on Saturday in front of the Ellipse with a brief ceremony and then it was into our vehicles and we were off!

  • Old Hickory Brigade takes command

    Jun 17, 2009

    FOB FALCON, Iraq -Authority at Forward Operating Base Falcon, located at the southern edge of Baghdad, transferred from the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division, to the 30th Heavy Brigade Combat Team, during a ceremony, May 26.

  • Engineers conduct joint concrete training

    Jun 17, 2009

    BAGHDAD-Limestone, clay, sand and gravel. These may not seem like riveting discussion topics to some. For Iraqi engineers at Muthana Airfield, in central Baghdad, the components of concrete are their keys to the future of their country.

  • Soldier in Focus - Sgt. Jason Peura

    Jun 17, 2009

    BAGHDAD - During Sgt. Jason Peura's seven year career in the Army, the Soldier with the 46th Engineer Combat Battalion (Heavy), 225th Engineer Brigade, Soldier has certainly embraced the Engineer mantra: "Essayons!" or "Let us Try!"

  • Directorate of Emergency Services begins police bicycle patrols

    Jun 17, 2009

  • Providing Service with Available Funds

    Jun 17, 2009

    Experience, commitment, vision - those were the themes of the third quarter Garrison town hall meeting presented by Garrison commander Col. Bob Pastorelli on June 8. Opening the standing-room-only meeting at Heiser Hall with a slide projecting a list of Garrison employees with 20 or more years of on-the-job experience - including Mildred Lancaster with top seniority at 45 years - Pastorelli said "You can't beat experience and that's what we have here. We're very fortunate to have the experience level we have here."

  • B Troop graduates three new riders

    Jun 17, 2009

    Three new members of B Troop, 4th U.S. Cavalry (Memorial) donned their spurs for the first time on Friday afternoon upon graduation of the B Troop Riding School at Fort Huachuca, AZ.

  • Meet America at 30 miles per hour - June 12, 2009

    Jun 17, 2009

    Happy Birthday Army! Gen. George W. Casey Jr. and Sgt. Maj. of the Army Kenneth O. Preston were present as we brought some of the cars and several jeeps to the Pentagon. It was a good chance for a lot of those attending the birthday celebrations to see the vehicles before the big launch tomorrow.

  • Soldier in focus - Pfc. Michael Lyjak

    Jun 17, 2009

    BAGHDAD-Neither sand, nor heat, nor bullets will stop Pfc. Michael Lyjak from performing his job as mail clerk with Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 30th Heavy Brigade Combat Team, Mulit-National Division-Baghdad.

  • Fort Irwin/NTC celebrate Army's 234th birthday

    Jun 17, 2009

  • Friends and Family Formally Send Off "Elite" 41st

    Jun 17, 2009

    Friends and family had the formal chance to say goodbye to Soldiers and loved ones making up the 41st Engineer Company, 1st Engineer Battalion, 1st Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, June 16 at Custer Hill Parade Field before they deploy to Afghanistan for one year.

  • Fort Soldiers walk the red carpet on Memorial Day in Scottsdale

    Jun 17, 2009

    Forty Military Intelligence and Signal Soldiers from Fort Huachuca had the unique opportunity to enjoy Hollywood-style glitz Monday during the Arizona premiere of the documentary "Brothers at War."

  • FCS changes its focus

    Jun 17, 2009

    Though Future Combat Systems is changing its name and focus, testing of FCS systems will continue to prepare it for production and deployment with all brigade combat teams.

  • FORMER PRESIDENT BUSH JUMPS WITH THE GOLDEN KNIGHTS FOR HIS 85TH BIRTHDAY

    Jun 17, 2009

    Former President George H.W. Bush celebrates his 85th birthday jumping with the Army's Golden Knights.

  • Meet America at 30 miles per hour - June 11, 2009

    Jun 17, 2009

    As a young boy I loved old cars, old planes, and the Army. There was only one job I ever wanted, and that was to be; I've been a Soldier for about 26 years now. Through the years I have been lucky enough to merge two of my life-long loves into one great hobby: collecting antique Army vehicles.

  • Ammunition Experts Awarded For Service

    Jun 17, 2009

    The Ammunition Management Career Program is a Department of Army civilian career program established in 1983 to enhance Army's ability to accomplish its ammunition logistics mission. Currently there are 600 Ammunition Managers worldwide who provide support to various customers within the Department of Defense. Each year the career program honors one outstanding ammunition expert among the three grade categories.

  • Now serving: Crab for a thousand

    Jun 17, 2009

    BAGHDAD - Sgt. Brock D. Chase, of Rocky Mount, N.C., with Company E, 230th Brigade Support Battalion, 30th Heavy Brigade Combat Team knows all about keeping the troops happy.

  • Camp Taji Marathon

    Jun 17, 2009

    BAGHDAD - Soldier with the 56th Stryker Brigade Combat Team, Multi-National Division-Baghdad tested their endurance in the 108th Field Artillery Memorial Day Marathon on Camp Taji.

  • 'Steel Spike' engineers complete work on FOB Justice

    Jun 17, 2009

    BAGHDAD - The engineers of Equipment Platoon, Headquarters and Support Company, 46th Engineer Combat Battalion (Heavy), 225th Engineer Brigade, wrapped up several crucial upgrades at Forward Operating Base Justice in central Baghdad, May 25.

  • Government charge cards can now be used for moving expenses

    Jun 17, 2009

    Soldiers and Army civilian employees can now use their government travel charge card for relocation expenses when moving from one command to another.

  • Romanians lead Iraqi Commandos to graduation at Camp Dhi Qar

    Jun 17, 2009

    CONTINGENCY OPERATING BASE ADDER, Iraq - The 10th Iraqi Army Division Special Forces Battalion graduated another class of Romanian-trained Iraqi Commandos at Camp Dhi Qar near the operating base here May 23.

  • 4th Stryker Brigade Combat Team Unit Ministry Team Training at Fort Polk

    Jun 17, 2009

    Soldiers with the 4th Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, were tested on the Unit Ministry Team and Personal Security Detachment situational training exercise lane, June 15.

  • Space Soldiers partner with Knights of Heroes

    Jun 17, 2009

    DIVIDE, Colo. Aca,!" This week in the beautiful Colorado outdoors just south of Divide, Colo., 26 boys spanning the ages of seven to 17 from all around the nation are enjoying a once-in-a-lifetime camping experience courtesy of a non-profit organization known as the Knights of Heroes in cooperation with the One Good Turn Ranch Aca,!" and a little help from Army Space Soldiers from the 1st Space Battalion.

  • Soldier of the Year competition fierce, challenging

    Jun 17, 2009

    Three rigorous days of studying, sweating and training finally came to a head on May 15, when Staff Sgt. Nathen Dunkelberg, microwave operations sergeant for Network Enterprises Technology/9th Signal Command (Army) here, was named Noncommissioned Officer of the Year during the 11th Signal Brigade NCO/SOY Board Competition. Spc. Mary Daledovich of the 556th Ordnance Company, 86th Signal Battalion here, was named Soldier of the Year.

  • USAKA celebrates Army's birthday

    Jun 17, 2009

    U.S. Army Kwajalein Atoll/Reagan Test Site celebrated the Army's 234th birthday and organizational day on June 13 by having a dive trip as one of the organizational activities.

  • USAKA celebrates Army's birthday

    Jun 17, 2009

    U.S. Army Kwajalein Atoll/Reagan Test Site celebrated the Army's 234th birthday and organizational day on June 13 by having a dive trip as one of the organizational activities.

  • Fort Monmouth interns show JROTC students 'high tech' side of the Army

    Jun 17, 2009

    Using computer-based trainers and video games, two U.S. Army interns from Fort Monmouth offered valuable insight into their work to 50 Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps students at the Army Experience Center in Philadelphia, May 8 and 9. Jarad Wormley and Jason Rudolph hoped to enlighten the ninth through 12th-graders on what it means to be in the Army from a software engineer's perspective.

  • 202nd MP Group says farewell to home on Stem Kaserne

    Jun 17, 2009

    MANNHEIM, Germany -- During a brief ceremony June 11, the 202nd Military Police Group said goodbye to Stem Kaserne as they cased the unit colors to relocate to Kleber Kaserne in Kaiserslautern as part of the Army in Europe transformation plans.

  • Heidelberg youth 'Splash N2 Summer'

    Jun 17, 2009

    HEIDELBERG, Germany -- Club Beyond and Child, Youth and School Services hosted a Splash N2 Summer event on Patrick Henry Village for Heidelberg middle schoolers June 11. Divided into four teams identified with colored head- and armbands, they competed in Splash Volleyball, Tug-of-War and Capture the Flag.

  • Heidelberg installations get 3 new 'smart' pedestrian gates

    Jun 17, 2009

    Good news: If you've been taking the streetcar to Heidelberg's Patton Barracks, your days of having to hike all the way around the installation to get on post are over.

  • West Point Army Birthday Celebration

    Jun 17, 2009

    The West Point community celebrated the Army's 234th birthday on June 16 with a ceremony.

  • TRADOC Calendars

    Jun 17, 2009

  • Pentagon's new public affairs chief sets out to transform communications processes

    Jun 17, 2009

    When Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates tapped Price Floyd to run the Defense Department's public affairs operation, he gave him two basic marching orders: improve the way the department communicates -- especially to young people -- and solicit feedback in the process.

  • Humphreys opens first and only overseas Army Traffic Safety Training Facility

    Jun 17, 2009

    The new Army Traffic Safety Facility, which opened on U.S. Army Garrison Humphreys, June 2, affords Soldiers with little or no driving experience an opportunity to learn and hone their skills before getting behind the wheel of a car or on a motorcycle.

  • Republic of Korea Air Force airmen graduate from conversational English course

    Jun 17, 2009

    27 Republic of Korea Air Force airmen successfully completed the first Conversational English course and were honored during a ceremony at the Republic of Korea Air Force Compound adjacent to Humphreys Garrison on May 28. The course is the first in an on-going series of courses supported by U.S. active duty and Civilian volunteer instructors from throughout US Army Garrison Humphreys. The first course ran about six weeks and was staffed by 15 volunteer instructors.

  • 4-58th AOB NCO wins bronze medal at Armed Forces Combatives Championships

    Jun 17, 2009

    When it comes to punching, Sgt. Hector Renteria, an air traffic controller with 4-58th Airfield Operations Battalion based at US Army Garrison Humphreys, Korea has spent more than 20 years developing his ability to dominate opponents in close quarters combatives. Recently, he traveled to Camp Pendleton, Calif. to fight for the 5th Annual U.S. Armed Forces Combatives Championships heavyweight title. Renteria battled his way through eight competitors to a bronze medal finish.

  • Q-West Guardsmen deploy with Family

    Jun 17, 2009

    CONTINGENCY OPERATING BASE Q-WEST, Iraq - Serving in Iraq is a Family affair for many Washington Army National Guard Soldiers in Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 2nd Battalion, 146th Field Artillery Regiment here.

  • Chicagoland Soldiers and the USASOC "Black Daggers" Participate in "Salute to the Tro

    Jun 16, 2009

    The U.S. Army Special Operations Command (USASOC) "Black Daggers," completely awed the over ninety five hundred spectators, when they jumped onto the Horse Racetrack at Arlington Park, on Sunday, 14 June, 2009, the Army's 234th Birthday. The paratroopers from Fort Bragg, NC, were in Chicagoland to support "Salute to the Troops" Day, co-hosted by Arlington Park, Arlington Heights, IL and the USO of Illinois. In addition, U.S. Army Recruiting (USAREC) Soldiers, Mount Prospect Recruiting Station, participated in the military family day with their Rock Climbing Wall and an information tent. The Black Daggers also had a jump scheduled for the Chicago Cubs game but the rain delay cancelled all pre-game activities. The Parachute Demonstrators did however meet with Cubs Chairman Crane Kenney, to present him with their team plaque for inviting them to Wrigley Field.

  • Attention singers: You may exit your showers

    Jun 16, 2009

    For a lot of people, singing in public is among their greatest fears. A well-kept secret for many of them is that they do in fact love to sing. And why not' Songs on the radio are catchy and chiming in seems only natural.

  • Community offers free parenting advice, support

    Jun 16, 2009

    Kids may not come with instructions, but U.S. Army Garrison-Yongsan is stepping up efforts to inform parents about free resources available to them following a string of youth misconduct problems in the community.

  • Army Reserve Enrichment Camp

    Jun 16, 2009

    <b>What is it' </b> Army Reserve Enrichment Camp (AREC) is a five- seven day residential camping experience for youth organized by Army Reserve Child, Youth & School Services in partnership with an American Camping Association Accredited residential camp. AREC helps to reduce feelings of isolation among Army Reserve youth who do not typically live in communities with large numbers of military youth like those found near an installation. Campers participate in meaningful activities that build skills in leadership, independence, peer relationships, self esteem, adventure and exploration. Campers also develop skills to handle the rigors of deployment and have opportunities to share their personal experiences with other campers and adult advisors who staff the camps.

  • Virginia Governor commits the Commonwealth to support Army children

    Jun 16, 2009

    Surrounded by Army children, Gov. Tim Kaine ceremonially signed a General Assembly bill to enact the Military Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunities for Military Children during a June 16 ceremony at the Virginia Capitol building.

  • Troops have fun in the sun at Beach Blast

    Jun 16, 2009

    More than 500 American and Korean Soldiers from garrisons across the Korean peninsula came together June 12-14 at Boryeong, one of Korea's most happening beach towns located about three hours southwest of Seoul.

  • Commander's Corner: Tour Normalization

    Jun 16, 2009

    I don't think it's a surprise to anyone, Yongsan is growing this year! We continue to stand ready to accept more Family Members with the command's move toward tour normalization. So, just What is tour normalization, and what does it mean to you'

  • Yongsan children celebrate Army birthday

    Jun 16, 2009

    U.S. Army Garrison-Yongsan Command Sgt. Maj. Ralph Rusch, other Soldiers, and newly-arrived Camp Adventure volunteers joined children in a cake-cutting ceremony, June 12, at Child and Youth Services to celebrate the Army's 234th birthday.

  • 36th Army band embarks on goodwill tour

    Jun 16, 2009

    The 36th Army Band entertained visitors from around the world at Disneyland recently.

  • Officials: New information for Soldiers heading to Korea

    Jun 16, 2009

    Soldiers on orders for Korea need to know about the new Army Instructions on tour lengths and options for bringing family members. These new instructions are critical to ensuring quality of life for family members and documenting required training that should be completed prior to reporting.

  • Wagonmasters drive Phantom Thunder

    Jun 16, 2009

    FORT HOOD, Texas - Just as there is no thunder without lightning, there is no Phantom Thunder without Wagonmasters.

  • 304th MI BN perfects Warrior Tasks, "Spatial Awareness".

    Jun 16, 2009

    Permanent-party Soldiers from the 304th Military Intelligence Battalion armed themselves with paintball guns June 4 to refresh their leader and Soldier skills during a special battle drill exercise. Taking time out from their normal cadre responsibilities, the TRADOC Soldiers went back to the basics to practice "react to contact" battle drills.

  • Ailing teen becomes a Soldier for a day

    Jun 16, 2009

    Lately Kayla Colyer-Platzer's reality has been consumed with her battle against Hodgkin's disease. However, the 15-year-old high school student was able to get a break from her worries Monday when she became a Soldier for a day at Fort Greely.

  • VIDEO: Groundbreaking at new TRADOC HQ

    Jun 16, 2009

    Ground was broken for the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command at Fort Eustis, Va. The new building will consolidate the 1,200 Soldiers, civilian and contract employees in the command headquarters. John Harlow reports.

  • Victim Advocates trained and ready to provide "first class care"

    Jun 16, 2009

    More than 30 Soldiers are now set to return to their units and provide support to victims of sexual assault.

  • Sunshine on your shoulder can be deadly

    Jun 16, 2009

    Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States. According to the Mayo Clinic, more than a million skin cancers are diagnosed annually. The number of cases of melanoma, the most deadly form of skin cancer, is increasing faster than almost any other cancer, about 1 in 90 in the year 2000.

  • CAB Riders Line Up

    Jun 16, 2009

    Riders from the tenth Chad Andrew Burnett Memorial Ride line up with Soldiers from the 36th Engineer Brigade at Fort Hood to donate blood to the Armed Services Blood Program.

  • Hundreds attend Safety Day at TMAC

    Jun 16, 2009

    With summer and the hazards it can bring looming in the near future, precautionary and safety measures were promoted for Soldiers and civilians alike at Fort Huachuca's Safety Day May 21 at the Thunder Mountain Activity Centre.

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