Archive: Jun 2011

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  • Knowing how to report a crime makes all the difference

    Jun 28, 2011

    WHEELER ARMY AIRFIELD, Hawaii -- Although all of us hope we never need the police, we should know how to reach them, when to report a crime and how to contact the police.

  • 2011 AER campaign surpasses objectives

    Jun 27, 2011

    SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii -- The Army Emergency Relief fundraising campaign surpassed its goal of $300,000, here, when it ended May 15.

  • Ground breaking for Wounded Warrior and Family Center also launches Operation Enduring Care

    Jun 28, 2011

    The USO breaks ground on new Wounded Warrior and Family Center on Fort Belvoir, Monday.

  • USO breaks ground on wounded warrior, family center

    Jun 29, 2011

    Today, a groundbreaking ceremony marked the beginning of construction of the first stateside USO center that will provide non-critical care and support for the wounded, injured and ill, as well as their families and caregivers as they transition from inpatient to outpatient care.

  • IPC wins coveted national award

    Jun 27, 2011

    SCHOFIELD BARRACKS -- Island Palm Communities, here, has been recognized with the 2011 Energy Efficiency and Sustainability Partnership Award from the Association of Defense Communities.

  • ‘Big Red One’ kicks off Victory Week at Fort Riley

    Jun 28, 2011

    The 1st Infantry Division and Fort Riley kicked off Victory Week June 27, 2011, with a four-mile Victory Run on the historic post’s Custer Hill.

  • WTC releases new video on enhanced warrior care system

    Jun 28, 2011

    The Warrior Transition Command released a 10-minute educational video last week highlighting new aspects of the Army’s system to care for wounded, ill and injured Soldiers.

  • Guard works to make water safe for Minot hospital

    Jun 28, 2011

    Members of the North Dakota National Guard are purifying water for the hospital in Minot, N.D., after the town was flooded by the Souris River.

  • Lt. Gen. Wiercinski speaks at Korean War Memorial Ceremony June 25

    Jul 1, 2011

    Lt. Gen. Francis Wiercinski, U.S. Army Pacific commander, was the keynote speaker at a crowd of roughly 300 veterans and the public Saturday at the Korean War Memorial Ceremony held at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. The ceremony honored veterans who fought in the war.

  • Middle-school students winners in Army STEM competition

    Jun 28, 2011

    The 2010-2011 eCYBERMISSION competition came to a close here June 24, 2011, during an awards banquet at the L'Enfant Plaza Hotel.

  • SDDC Expeditionary Communications course takes off at Rock Island Arsenal

    Jun 28, 2011

    The Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command Global Surface Distribution Management Team this month successfully completed the first two Expeditionary Communications courses at Rock Island Arsenal in Rock Island, Ill.

  • Army honors America’s ‘children of destiny’

    Jun 28, 2011

    The eCYBERMISSION program, a celebration of the U.S. Army’s science, technology, engineering and mathematics education outreach, bestowed national honors to 59 middle-school students here June 24.

  • Fort Monmouth closes medical clinic

    Jun 27, 2011

    Patterson Army Health Clinic, Fort Monmouth, N.J., cased its colors and is closing after 53 years of service, as a result of BRAC.

  • MDW's Last Twilight Tattoo of the Season

    Jun 28, 2011

    The U.S. Army Military District of Washington's final Twilight Tattoo performance of the 2011 season was performed at Baker Park in Frederick Maryland June 25.

  • Persistence Pays Off for Texas Recruit

    Jun 28, 2011

    Months of exercise, paperwork mistakes, bad weather and endless trips to the doctor's office; at times it seemed the fates had arrayed themselves against Ross Tanner and his dream of enlisting in the Army.

  • SecArmy discusses present, future issues with Leavenworth students

    Jun 27, 2011

    Secretary of the Army John McHugh discussed Army topics with 50 students from the Army’s School of Advanced Military Studies, Command and General Staff School, and Army Management Staff College here today.

  • National Guard helps make water safe in Minot

    Jun 28, 2011

    Soldiers from North Dakota National Guard’s 136th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion are making dirty water safe to drink in Minot, N.D.

  • High school JROTC cadets conquer weeklong camp

    Jun 28, 2011

    About 200 cadets from10 high schools throughout Texas gathered at Fort Hood, Texas, for a week-long Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps Cadet Leadership Challenge held June 12-17, 2011.

  • Army conducts large-scale network exercise at White Sands

    Jun 30, 2011

    The Army is immersed in an ambitious Network Integration Evaluation exercise at White Sands Missile Range, N.M., designed to simultaneously test programs of record and assess a host of emerging network technologies, Army senior leaders said.

  • Fort Hood USO provides home away from home for troops

    Jun 28, 2011

    With more than 150 centers worldwide, the USO provides a home away from home for servicemembers. On average, 5,000 Soldiers visit the Fort Hood USO each month, and another 4,500 stop by the North Fort Hood Center.

  • IMCOM 101 Days of Summer Safety Campaign

    Jun 27, 2011

    It is official: summertime is upon us. As we enter the season of sunny weather, vacations, barbecues and water sports, the U.S. Army Installation Management Command is sponsoring a 101 Days of Summer Safety Campaign to remind all Soldiers, Family members, civilians and the entire Army community to think summer safety through Labor Day weekend.

  • RIA-JMTC signs agreement with Mazak Corporation

    Jun 27, 2011

    ROCK ISLAND ARSENAL, Ill. " Mazak Corporation has signed an agreement effective Thursday with Rock Island Arsenal Joint Manufacturing and Technology Center that will train Arsenal employees on how to use multiple machining centers built by Mazak as well as machinists in the Quad City community.

  • Recruiting Battalion Gives High School Football Teams Chance to Compete

    Jun 28, 2011

    The Harrisburg Army Recruiting Battalion sponsored the Second Annual Army STRONG Tour - Pennsylvania Passing League - East Division tournament June 25 at Susquehanna Township High School in Harrisburg, Pa., and the West Division tournament June 11 at Gateway High School in Monroeville, Pa. This is the second straight year that the battalion and The Sports News Flash Radio Network were the title sponsors for both divisions.

  • DLA leader visits ASC

    Jun 27, 2011

    Brig. Gen. Darrell K. Williams, commander of the Defense Supply Center- Columbus, Defense Logistics Agency, visited Army Sustainment Command headquarters, June 23.

  • Secretary of the Army discusses efficiencies at Army’s largest command

    Jun 27, 2011

    June 23, 2011 -- Secretary of the Army, the Honorable John McHugh visited the U.S. Army Materiel Command’s new home here today.

  • Men's Health Month: STDs, real men get checked

    Jun 27, 2011

    Many Soldiers are not aware that there are deadly enemies infiltrating their ranks, silently preying on their general health and ability to reproduce, and in some cases even taking their lives. Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are well-known threats. Still, regardless of the danger they pose, many men (and women) don’t take them seriously.

  • Family finds closure at POW camp

    Jun 27, 2011

    Staring out over the green fields and rolling hills of the Hohenfels Training Area, Martin Everton of Little Kaiteriteri, New Zealand, found it hard to believe that 66 years ago his father was a prisoner of war in this very spot. All that remains of Stalag 383 are some foundation stones, shattered glass, faded photographs, and memories.

  • U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach opens Urlas Family Housing Area

    Jun 27, 2011

    USAG Ansbach officially opened the new Urlas Family Housing area on June 14. The area features 106 units and represents the first new housing built in Ansbach in years. All of the units were built to the latest green standards; 22 of the 106 units are passive heating units that will use significantly less electricity and heat year round.

  • McPherson garrison cases colors, ends 126 year history

    Jun 27, 2011

    U.S. Army Garrison, Fort McPherson and Fort Gillem, cased its colors during the ceremony June 17 in front of the Garrison Headquarters on Fort McPherson.

  • Overseas military mail delayed, missing due to customers misaddressing labels

    Jul 7, 2011

    Overseas military mail delayed Customers misaddressing mail

  • U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach, 12th Combat Aviation Brigade celebrate the Army Birthday

    Jun 27, 2011

    U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach and 12th Combat Aviation Brigade celebrated the Army's 236th Birthday with a day of fun and events. In the morning the garrison officially opened the new Urlas Family Housing Area. Later that day the garrison cut the ribbon on the newly-renovated Col. Louis J. Storck Community Activity Center at Storck Barracks, Illesheim, Germany. The garrison capped the day with a cake cutting to celebrate the Army Birthday. Pfc. LaBrea Barnfield, the youngest Soldier, cut the cake as garrison commander Col. Christopher M. Hickey and 12th CAB commander Col. Robert C. Doerer looked on.

  • Sergeant Major of the Army visits 36th Infantry Division

    Jan 24, 2012

    Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III visited Contingency Operating Base Basra.

  • Blue Grass Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant - Construction Photos - June 2011

    Jun 27, 2011

    The Blue Grass Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant (BGCAPP) will safely destroy 523 tons of chemical agent in rockets and artillery projectiles stored at the Blue Grass Army Depot in Richmond, Kentucky. The technology selected by the Department of Defense to destroy the Blue Grass chemical stockpile is neutralization followed by Super Critical Water Oxidation (SCWO). The Program Manager, Assembled Chemical Weapons Alternatives (ACWA), headquartered at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland is responsible for managing all aspects of the safe and environmentally sound destruction of the chemical weapons stockpiles in both Kentucky and Colorado. The Bechtel Parsons Blue Grass Team, a joint venture of Bechtel National, Inc. and Parsons Infrastructure and Technology Group, along with teaming partners Washington Demilitarization Company, Battelle Memorial Institute, General Atomics and General Physics, is the systems contractor selected to design, build, systemize, pilot test, operate and close BGCAPP.

  • Walter Reed Army Medical Center move - news, resources

    Jul 6, 2011

    The Department of Defense is making final preparations for the upcoming move of patients now at Walter Reed Army Medical Center who will move to either the newly named Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md., or the new Fort Belvoir Community Hospital in Virginia. The move is scheduled for the weekends of Aug. 12, and Aug. 19, 2011.

  • Afghanistan's Camp Stone conducts first decathlon

    Jun 27, 2011

    Camp Stone in western Aghanistan conducted its first decathlon June 11. There are plans to make it an annual event.

  • 402nd AFSB preps Strykers for RESET

    Jun 27, 2011

    When it comes to moving equipment into and back out of theater " the 402nd Army Field Support Brigade is the first, and last, stop along the way.

  • USAG Ansbach opens new Storck Community Activity Center

    Jun 27, 2011

    U.S. Army Garrison Anbsbach opened the newly-renovated Community Activity Center at Storck Barracks, Illesheim, Germany on June 14. As part of the reopening the garrison named the facility the Col. Louis J. Storck Community Activity Center. Storck's daughter, Molly, helped garrison commander Col. Christopher M. Hickey cut the ribbon to officially open the center.

  • CECOM security specialists pass new security certification test

    Jun 27, 2011

    Security and Intelligence Specialists from the U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command received their Security Fundamentals Professional Certification during a recent awards ceremony hosted by the Assistant Deputy Chief of Staff, G2, James T. Faust, at the Pentagon in the Hall of Heroes.

  • Walter Reed patients tour future Belvoir home

    Jun 29, 2011

    Wounded warriors who will transfer from Walter Reed Army Medical Center to Fort Belvoir in mid-August got an up-close look Thursday at what life will be like for them.

  • DCOM-Regional support hosts Afghan general

    Jun 27, 2011

    Afghan Maj. Gen. Qadem Shah, 111th Capital Division commander, met with Army Brig. Gen. Tom Cosentino, deputy commander, Regional Support, NATO Training Mission-Afghanistan/Combined Security Transition Command-Afghanistan, June 26 at DCOM-RS headquarters June 26 at Camp Eggers, Kabul, Afghanistan.

  • Wounded warriors recuperate in upgraded facility

    Jun 26, 2011

    KANDAHAR AIRFIELD, Afghanistan " As a combat medic in a war zone, Pfc. Robert Madrid, assigned to 4th Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, based out of Fort Riley, Kan., is the first response if a member of his troop has been injured.

  • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers awards $18 million in contracts for Afghanistan National Army

    Jun 26, 2011

  • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers awards $64 million contract for Afghanistan National Army Brigade

    Jun 26, 2011

    KABUL " The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers awarded a $64.2 million contract for the design and construction of an Afghanistan National Army garrison for the 3rd Brigade 203rd Corps of the Afghanistan National Army in Deh Yak District, Ghazni Province, Afghanistan.

  • Deployed docs discuss mental health, brain injury treatment

    Jun 27, 2011

    Nearly 100 military health care professionals from across Afghanistan met on Kandahar Airfield to discuss their cutting-edge findings and innovative techniques for behavioral health and concussion care.

  • 151st Expeditionary Signal Battalion Conducts Transfer of Authority Ceremony in Iraq

    Jun 26, 2011

    The 151st Expeditionary Signal Battalion (ESB), Task Force Palmetto, cased their colors June 20, marking the ceremonial completion of their mission in Iraq during a Transfer of Authority (TOA) to 50th Signal Battalion (Expeditionary).

  • Dark Knight LTAT continues to train

    Jul 6, 2011

    CONTINGENCY OPERATING BASE BASRAH, Iraq -- While debate continues on the future of Iraq and the potential re-posturing of United States Forces-Iraq, Alpha Distribution Company, 215th Brigade Support Battalion, 3rd Advise and Assist Brigade, 1st Cav. Division, Logistical Training and Advisory Team, remains focused on their mission.

  • Cavalry troopers and IA Commandos conduct joint training exercise

    Jul 6, 2011

    CONTINGENCY OPERATING STATION GARRY OWEN, Iraq -- Soldiers from Chaos Company, 3rd Battalion, 8th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd AAB, 1st Cav. Division, have been busy training and working with a special group of Iraqi Security Forces: the Commando Battalion, which consists of a select group of Iraqi Soldiers spread throughout the 10th Iraqi Army Division.

  • The Voice of the Soldier

    Jun 25, 2011

    Spc. Kandi Huggins 1st Advise and Assist Task Force Public Affairs 1st Infantry Division, U.S. Division-North CONTINGENCY OPERATING SITE WARRIOR, Iraq " For one noncommissioned officer deployed to Contingency Operating Site Warrior, Iraq, creating a support system for Soldiers in need is one more way of accomplishing his mission.

  • Head of the class

    Jun 25, 2011

    The first company of the new Kirkuk expanded Combined Security Force “Golden Lions” graduated from the Kirkuk Training Center during a ceremony in Kirkuk, Iraq, June 21.

  • Intrepid center marks first anniversary

    Jun 29, 2011

    A year after its ribbon-cutting ceremony, the National Intrepid Center of Excellence is making a difference in the lives of warfighters suffering traumatic brain injuries and psychological disorders, said Dr. James Kelly, the center’s director.

  • Military Explorers "Explore" First Army Headquarters

    Jun 25, 2011

    Sgt. 1st Class Evadne Benson, center, First Army Equal Opportunity Advisor, meets with two squads of Military Explorers, from Post 9044 in Davenport, Iowa, and Post 120 from Wisconsin Rapids, Wis. The cadets, ranging from 11 to 21 years of age, are learning about the military ways of life prior to their potential future affiliation with the service of their choosing. The "Nighthawk" and "Green Dragon" squads took a guided tour of the new First Army headquarters building on Rock Island Arsenal, Rock Island, Ill. The group is conducting a four-day Explorer Challenge on "The Rock", consisting of military training and orientation events.

  • U.S. Army Reserve Command announces winners of Best Warrior Competition

    Jun 24, 2011

    The U.S. Army Reserve Command announced the winners of the 2011 Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition today at the American Legion Post in Sparta, Wis.

  • Chief of Army Reserve meets competitors at Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition

    Jun 24, 2011

    More than 40 Army Reserve Soldiers met the Chief of the Army Reserve, Lt. Gen. Jack C. Stultz, at the Army Reserve’s Best Warrior Competition, held June 20-24, 2011 here at Fort McCoy.

  • Army Reserve musician competes for title of Best Warrior

    Jun 24, 2011

    When people think of the Army, they often think of soldiers deployed, living on forward operating bases and driving mine resistant ambush protected vehicles.

  • Army Reserve Best Warrior competitors do battle in Modern Army Combatives

    Jun 24, 2011

    More than 40 Army Reserve Soldiers competing at the Army Reserve’s Best Warrior competition took to the mat Thursday in an Army Combatives tournament.

  • Tripler medic makes all Armed Forces Soccer team

    Jun 24, 2011

    A medic asssigned to Tripler Army Medical Center will play for the 2011 All Armed Forces Soccer Team.

  • After 61 years, Korean democracy remains strong

    Jun 25, 2011

    On the 61st anniversary of the first day of fighting in the Korean War, representatives of nations involved in that conflict gathered in Washington, D.C., at the site of the memorial to its veterans and laid wreaths there to honor their sacrifice.

  • Intrepid Center marks first anniversary

    Jun 24, 2011

    A year after its ribbon-cutting ceremony, the National Intrepid Center of Excellence is making a difference in the lives of warfighters suffering traumatic brain injuries and psychological disorders, said Dr. James Kelly, the center’s director.

  • Fellowship benefits young professionals

    Jun 24, 2011

  • JBLM Army Birthday Ball an evening of elegance

    Jun 24, 2011

    The annual event, which took place at the Greater Tacoma Convention & Trade Center June 16, celebrated the Army with cocktails, dinner and, of course, cake. But its theme served as a reminder that being a Soldier includes mastering a specific set of skills at home and abroad.

  • Army Reserve Best Warrior candidates test skills in live-fire room clearing event

    Jun 24, 2011

    FORT MCCOY, Wis. " The Army Reserve Soldiers competing at the Army Reserve’s Best Warrior competition on Thursday were given the mission to go through a live shoot house by identifying friendly forces and engaging enemies while clearing each room in the house.

  • Joint Base Lewis-McChord students learn about military life

    Jun 24, 2011

  • SAGE aims to save fuel in Afghanistan

    Jul 25, 2011

    As one of the largest users of fuel in the federal government, the Army is developing programs and technologies to slice fuel demand and has rolled out an Operational Energy Strategy.

  • Commuting to work by bike good exercise, good for environment

    Jun 28, 2011

    Bike to Work Month at Joint Base Lewis-McChord’s was the most successful Bike to Work Month to date. The group took a combined total of 255 trips and traveled 4,863 miles.

  • Community pulls together as wildfire ravages Huachuca mountains

    Sep 30, 2011

    First reports of a fire in the Huachuca Mountains came in the early afternoon, June 12. Nearly 10 days later, the fire has burned more than 27,000 acres on the U.S. side of the mountains and more than 1,500 acres in Mexico.

  • Intimate betrayals: A look at domestic abuse on Fort Bragg

    Jun 24, 2011

    A series to highlight domestic violence prevention, causes and resources to help victims.

  • The 'Guessing Game'

    Jun 24, 2011

    The Terlajes had a feeling early on that their second-born son was lagging developmentally, but pediatricians reassured them it was normal for some to trail behind. A phone call from day care changed all of that.

  • Qualification course hones warrior skills

    Jun 24, 2011

    Moss Gill Lake, a short ruck march from Forward Operating Base Freedom, (Fort Bragg) was the staging ground for Operation Black Knight " a final tactical exercise for Soldiers of the Military Information Support Operations Qualification Course, one of three special operations branches to arise from the guerrilla battlefields of modern warfare.

  • New Zealand leader visits NCO Academy during Pacific tour

    Jun 24, 2011

    New Zealand’s sergeant major of the army visited the Noncommissioned Officer Academy, June 14, in conjunction with a visit to Pacific Command and U.S. Army Pacific.

  • Energy Awareness Month: Fort Bragg encourages effective use of energy

    Jun 24, 2011

    June has been designated as Fort Bragg Energy Awareness Month and the theme this year is “Energy, use it well.” There were activities on Fort Bragg to highlight energy used and to spread awareness about the importance of conservation, new technology and security. Fort Bragg is working with federal, state and local government, private industry and the public on technologies including large-scale solar, biomass and geothermal to proactively shape our energy future and move the installation toward energy independence.

  • Sargent takes command of Darnall Medical Center

    Jun 24, 2011

    Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center, recognized as the “face of Army Medicine,” said goodbye to familiar faces and welcomed its newest command team members in a change of command ceremony June 23 at Sadowski Field here. Colonel Patrick D. Sargent assumed command from Col. (Dr.) Steven E. Braverman, who led the hospital for the last two years.

  • Program offers financial aide for child care

    Jun 24, 2011

    The National Association of Child Care Resource and Referral Agencies offers child care financial assistance to military members serving in the Army, Marine Corps, Navy and Air Force. According to NACCRRA’s web site they work with the U.S. military services to help those who serve in the military find and afford child care that suits their unique needs.

  • Extraordinary nurses recognized at Womack Army Medical Center

    Jun 24, 2011

    Nurses at Womack Army Medical Center are being honored with Diseases Attacking the Immune System Award for extraordinary nurses. The award, presented in collaboration with The American Organization of Nurse Executives, is part of the DAISY Foundation’s program to recognize the super-human efforts nurses perform everyday. The first award recipients will be announced Aug. 17.

  • Military Explorers "explore" First Army Headquarters

    Jun 24, 2011

    Two squads of area Military Explorers visit First Army's new headquarters building at Rock Island Arsenal.

  • Fort Bragg recognizes CFC contributors for effort

    Jun 24, 2011

    More than 300 awardees and spectators gathered in the Fort Bragg Club’s LaFayette Room, June 6, as the post presented awards to generous contributors to the annual Combined Federal Campaign. The federal contribution was over $2, 617,000. This is the first time the campaign surpassed 2.6 million and the Eagle donors contributed more than 64 percent of that amount.

  • SMA talks sexual assault, downsizing in Iraq

    Jun 27, 2011

    The Army's senior most enlisted Soldier visited troops here, June 24, to discuss the future of the Army as well as ongoing changes that many Soldiers may face.

  • APG Showcase 2011

    Jun 24, 2011

    The Aberdeen Proving Ground Showcase was held June 22-23, 2011 at the Amoss Center and coordinated by Harford Community College in Bel Air, Maryland. The showcase embraced the broad spectrum of cutting-edge technical and scientific capabilities developed in collaboration with government and industry, and available at APG to support the warfighter. Aberdeen Proving Ground is home to more than 70 support organizations with a strong focus on research, development, testing and evaluation.

  • Army’s largest command cases colors for move to Fort Bragg, N.C.

    Jun 24, 2011

    U.S. Army Forces Command, a command responsible for more than 800,000 Soldiers nationwide, cased its colors today in advance of its permanent relocation to Fort Bragg, N.C. Gen. James D. Thurman, FORSCOM commanding general, led the casing ceremony and was assisted in rolling the command’s colors by Command Sgt. Maj. Ronald T. Riling, the FORSCOM command sergeant major. Headquartered at Fort McPherson, Ga., since 1973, FORSCOM was directed to relocate under the 2005 Base Realignment and Closure legislation. Other Fort McPherson units, such as U.S. Army Reserve Command and U.S. Army Central (Third Army), were also directed to relocate. Fort McPherson is to close by Sept. 15.

  • Teaching motorcycle safety

    Jun 27, 2011

    Motorcycle safety and the military are like back roads and motorcycles. They go together. The U.S. Marine Corps and U.S. Army leadership at Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall take motorcycle safety seriously and they support servicemembers who ride.

  • Top NCO, Soldier named after grueling weeklong competition

    Jun 24, 2011

    The top NCO and Soldier of USASMDC/ARSTRAT named after weeklong competition in Colorado Springs, Colo., June 20-24.

  • APG leader encourages technology partnerships with industry, academia

    Jun 24, 2011

    BEL AIR, Md. -- Collaboration among the military, academia and industry at Aberdeen Proving Ground is key to making base realignment and closure a success, a senior Army official said. Gary Martin, U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command executive deputy to the commanding general, concluded the 2011 APG Showcase at Harford Technical High School June 23.

  • Survey suggests Army focus on improving leader development

    Jun 28, 2011

    The results of a recent survey indicate that Army leaders are seen as effective on a wide range of criteria, but that leadership development has not been receiving the attention that it once did at the unit level.

  • JBM-HH Partners and Services

    Jul 22, 2011

  • Pentagram and email bulletin logos

    Jun 24, 2011

  • Maintaining The Old Guard

    Jun 24, 2011

    The 38 Soldier team services more than 150 vehicles, 2,400 weapons and is responsible for the calibration of all Nuclear, Biological, Chemical and electronic equipment for more than 1,500 Soldiers. Outside of maintenance, it also houses the Army’s only fully functional paint shop run by Soldiers.

  • ARMY CHIEF OF STAFF THANKS FORT CAMPBELL COMMUNITY

    Jun 28, 2011

    The Army’s top officer, Gen. Martin E. Dempsey visited with Fort Campbell Soldiers and Families June 23, taking the time to thank them for the sacrifices they have born in service to their country.

  • 165th QM Group changes command

    Jul 11, 2011

    In a break from training and the unrelenting heat, Soldiers of the 165th Quartermaster Group gathered inside the Virginia National Guard Armory on Fort A.P. Hill to witness their unit’s transfer of authority, June 12.

  • Base Camp Integration Lab opens at Fort Devens

    Jun 27, 2011

    Ease the logistical burden on war fighters, and they can more clearly focus on the mission.

  • Town of Bowling Green Groundbreaking ceremony

    Jul 11, 2011

    Lt. Col. Jack Haefner, Fort A.P. Hill garrison commander; Command Sgt. Maj. Miguel E. Reyna, Fort A.P. Hill garrison command sergeant major; and Sgt. 1st Class Jesse Krone of the Explosive Ordnance Disposal Training Complex at Fort A.P. Hill join Town of Bowling Green Mayor David Storke and local elected and community leaders at a ground breaking ceremony June 23 for the U.S. Route 301.

  • University Welcomes New Senior Leader

    Jun 24, 2011

    Army Logistics University Change of Responsiblity ceremony

  • CG Fort A.P. Hill speaks at Rappahannock Rotary Club

    Jul 11, 2011

    LTC Jack W. Haefner, Fort A.P. Hill garrison commander, spoke to about 70 people at a Rappahannock Rotary Club meeting June 1 at Fredericksburg Baptist Church.

  • Micro-cyber: Future of signal regiment

    Jul 1, 2011

    Micro-cyber will provide mission command essential capabilities across all echelons. The regiment will transition the signal military occupational specialties to develop the multi-disciplined Soldier required for micro-cyber

  • Materiel Enterprise moving from concept to concrete at Fort Bliss

    Jun 24, 2011

    A new tactical equipment maintenance facility will enable Army Field Support Battalion - Bliss to provide first-class Materiel Enterprise support to 1st Armored Division units at Fort Bliss, Texas.

  • CSA thanks Fort Campbell Soldiers, families for dedicated service to nation

    Jun 27, 2011

    The Army's top officer, Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chief of staff of the Army, visited with Fort Campbell, Ky., Soldiers and families June 23, 2011, taking the time to thank them for the sacrifices they have born in service to their country.

  • Army Cadets overcome fear at obstacle course

    Jun 24, 2011

    JOINT BASE LEWIS McCHORD, Wash. -- Army Cadets navigated the confidence and obstacle courses and rappel tower during their Leader Development and Assessment Course, also known as Warrior Forge, where the junior and senior cadets travel from all over the country in their journey to being commissioned as second Lieutenants in the United States Army.

  • Army medicine officials seek to evolve warrior care

    Jun 27, 2011

    Lt. Gen. Eric Schoomaker, Army surgeon general and U.S. Army Medical Command commander, hosted an Integrative Medicine Meeting where senior medical and non-medical Department of Defense leaders from across the services convened to review alternative medical practices to enhance the quality of care servicemembers and other military medicine beneficiaries receive in future.

  • SMA Chandler visits Third Army Soldiers in Kuwait

    Jun 24, 2011

    Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III visited and dined alongside more than 20 Third Army Soldiers at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, June 21, 2011.

  • Battle Ready Brigade receives new commander

    Jun 24, 2011

    The 188th Infantry ‘Battle Ready’ Brigade conducted a change of command ceremony Wednesday morning at the 3rd Infantry Division’s Marne Garden, welcoming Col. Kevin C. Colyer as the new brigade commander.

  • Soldiers compete in Sgt. Audie Murphy Triathlon

    Jun 24, 2011

    FORT RUCKER, Ala. -- The Directorate of Family, Morale, Welfare and Recreation hosted the Sgt. Audie Murphy Triathlon June 18.

  • 905th CCBn Soldier promoted to LTC

    Jun 24, 2011

    FORT BRAGG, N.C. -- Allen B. Garrison Jr. was promoted to the rank of lieutenant colonel during a ceremony at the Iron Mike Statue June 21.

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