Archive: Jul 2011

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  • Product Office Team Receives New Leadership

    Jul 20, 2011

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala.--Friday afternoon brought a new era for the Integrated Fire Control Product Office.

  • Sweet victory: Gamecocks take down Warhawks in rivalry game

    Jul 20, 2011

    FORT RUCKER, Ala. -- It was a rough night for the 164th Theater Airfield Operations Group intramural softball team the Warhawks as it lost to its battalion unit, the 597th Maintenance Company Gamecocks, 22-14.

  • Guard continues its long flood fight

    Jul 20, 2011

    As the heat continues to swelter in North Dakota, National Guard troops continue their steady vigilance to guard levees and man quick reaction forces in the event of an emergency.

  • The Goeke Challenge: Honoring a Fallen West Pointer

    Jul 20, 2011

    It has been a Cadet Basic Training tradition to test new cadets midway through with a skills competition, named in honor of a West Point graduate. The challenge held throughout West Point July 15 honored the service and sacrifice of 1st Lt. Christopher Goeke.

  • Thrift Shop gives back to Fort Rucker community

    Jul 20, 2011

    FORT RUCKER, Ala. -- Thrift shop patrons now have a new building to find their deals.

  • Program Executive Office Has New Chief Of Staff

    Jul 20, 2011

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala.--Dr. Charles Lind has become the chief of staff for the Program Executive Office for Missiles and Space, serving under program executive officer Brig. Gen. Ole Knudson.

  • Aviation Soldiers take on Arizona wildfires

    Sep 30, 2011

    FORT RUCKER, Ala. -- Soldiers in the 2nd Battalion, 13th Aviation Regiment are not trained firefighters, but they took up the job anyway when Fort Huachuca, Ariz., came under threat of wildfire in June.

  • Former MP returns to command detachment

    Jul 20, 2011

    FORT RUCKER, Ala. -- A former 6th Military Police Detachment traffic section sergeant returned to Fort Rucker last week to take command of the detachment.

  • SMDC program helps keep forces prepared for all scenarios

    Jul 20, 2011

    Extended Air Defense Simulation keeps Soldiers safe on the battlefield as well as on the computer screen.

  • Food Locker depends on constant support

    Jul 20, 2011

    FORT RUCKER, Ala. -- Feeding Families is a long tradition at Fort Rucker. Year after year, generous Soldiers, Families and civilians contribute to the post Food Locker and holiday food donation programs sponsored by Army Community Service.

  • Post names NCO, Soldier of quarter

    Jul 21, 2011

    FORT RUCKER, Ala. -- Fort Rucker named its noncommissioned officer and Soldier for the fourth quarter and inducted three new members of the Sgt. Audie Murphy Club during a ceremony at the U.S. Army Aviation Museum July 19.

  • GEMS graduates happy scientists

    Jul 20, 2011

    FORT RUCKER, Ala. -- If 25 local elementary school students are any sign of our country’s prospects, the next generation will raise the status of the United States in the areas of math and science.

  • Enrichment camp brings Reserve kids together

    Jul 20, 2011

    Army Reserve children attend enrichment camp in North Carolina

  • Reporters Get Close View Of Redstone Arsenal

    Jul 20, 2011

    REDSTONE ARSENAL,Ala.--Local media from television, newspaper and radio visited Redstone on Friday for a briefing and tour on behalf of the various public affairs offices.

  • Commander Sees One Of His Own Get Medal Of Honor

    Jul 20, 2011

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala.--Maj. Rob Shaw watched with pride from the back of the room as President Obama presented the Medal of Honor to Sgt. 1st Class Leroy A. Petry.

  • Fox Health Center Passes Regional Review

    Jul 20, 2011

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala.--Fox Army Health Center has set the bar high for the other 10 medical treatment facilities in the Southern region.

  • Army Elevates Maintenance Overview In Field

    Jul 20, 2011

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala.--When there is a problem, questions can lead to a solution. But when those questions raise more issues rather than answers, it’s time to rethink processes and procedures.

  • FRG leader offers tips for success

    Jul 25, 2011

    GRAFENWOEHR, Germany - Prim Jeyasingam wears a lot of hats these days holdings down the home front during her husband's deployment and serves as the 643rd Contingency Contracting Team's Unit Family Readiness Group leader.

  • Soldier thanks LEAD for service

    Jul 21, 2011

    On Wednesday, July 20, 2011, SGT Johnathan Brindle, a local Soldier deployed during OEF 10-11, returned to Letterkenny with a Thank You note for COL Cheri Provancha, Depot Commander, and the workforce, recognizing the Depot's hard work in resetting his unit's 5K generators. These generators kept them mission capable for twelve months, providing power to their tents, equipment and AH-64D Longbow Apache attack helicopters.

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  • 'Dauntless Division' host final reunion

    Jul 20, 2011

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. - (20 July 11) Approximately 350 veterans, family members and association members will descend upon Overland Park, Kan., to reminisce and tell stories of old at the 99th Infantry Division Association Annual Convention from July 20-23.

  • Connector event showcases Warrior Forge

    Jul 20, 2011

    Units on JBLM hold Community Connector events throughout the year to inform their neighbors on training, technology and the day-to-day tasks of a Soldier. This particular event was unique because through the months of June to August, the U.S. Army Cadet Command’s Leader Development and Assessment Course, also known as Operation Warrior Forge, takes place on JBLM.

  • MOTCO spends week honing emergency responder skills

    Jul 20, 2011

    The men and women of the 843th Transportation Battalion at Military Ocean Terminal Concord, Calif., were highly inconvenienced this week from their normal port operations, but with good reason. The battalion spent July 18 " 22 applying acquired training and skills to a series of antiterrorism, force protection and emergency response scenarios under the Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command’s Coyote Shield 2011 exercise.

  • SDDC NCO takes top honors at AMC competition

    Jul 20, 2011

    Following five days of intense competition at Rock Island Arsenal, Ill. July 11-15, a Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command Soldier was named Army Materiel Command’s NCO of the Year.

  • Morocco receives shipment of Army surplus

    Jul 20, 2011

    Various types of equipment and ammunition were delivered to Morocco on June 30 at the Casablanca Port as a result of two Excess Defense Articles foreign military sales cases originating from the Army Security Assistance Command.

  • Fun and games for ACC-APG employees, families

    Jul 20, 2011

    The U.S. Army Contracting Command-Aberdeen Proving Ground celebrated its first organization day June 30.

  • ARL hosts SeaPerch robotics challenge

    Jul 21, 2011

    The U.S. Army Research Laboratory hosted a SeaPerch robotics challenge at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., June 11, 2011. The event was made possible through a grant from the National Defense Education Program, which awarded 10 SeaPerch kits to ARL for use with their robotics programs.

  • JBMHH icons

    Jul 20, 2011

    JBMHH icons.

  • 'Dragon' battalion conducts realistic casualty care, evacuation training exercise

    Jul 21, 2011

    Soldiers with 1st "Dragon" Battalion, 63rd Armor Regiment, 2nd Advise and Assist Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, United States Division-Center, went through a demanding circuit of training July 15-16, 2011, at Camp Liberty, Iraq, designed to test their ability to respond in the event of an attack on their convoy or patrol.

  • 1188th DDSB bids farewell to port

    Jul 21, 2011

    1188th DDSB with all of their accomplishments bids farewell to Port Shuaiba.

  • Cutting down on clutter

    Jul 20, 2011

    Allexisus Tate, 17, a summer intern at the U.S. Army Garrison Headquarters, shreds papers from the headquarters Tuesday in the Garrison lobby. Tate shredded an average of nearly seven bags of materials a day in order to help clean out the building in preparation for its closure Sept. 15.

  • Guard continues its long tour in flood fight

    Jul 21, 2011

    As the heat and humidity rise to record levels on day 58 of the central North Dakota flood fight, Guardsmen from North Dakota and Minnesota continue to keep a watchful eye for any dangerous situations in the levees as well as on each other to ensure they don't succumb to heat injuries.

  • Where the wild things are

    Jul 20, 2011

    Things might be getting a little “tame” around Fort McPherson with the closure so close, but there is still plenty of “wild” life out there. Here are some pictures taken around the installation.

  • ACC CIO utilizes Green Force Tracker to keep worldwide staff connected

    Jul 25, 2011

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- The U.S. Army Contracting Command Chief information Office (G-6) is utilizing the latest technology to keep its worldwide staff connected.

  • My welcome into fatherhood

    Jul 20, 2011

    Last week, I wrote about Spartacus, an abused chihuahua who came into the Hillside Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) animal shelter in Pottsville, Pa., and the time I spent with him. Some people wondered what happened to him afterward and if I adopted him. Well, I am proud to say that I will become a “father” by adopting him this weekend.

  • It's Not Easy Being Green!

    Jul 20, 2011

    Dozens of ARL civilians suit up as Soldiers during a week-long course to make military life less abstract, more familiar.

  • Shinseki: VA task force improves care of women vets

    Jul 20, 2011

    The newly formed VA Task Force on Women Veterans will go a long way in addressing key benefits gaps to female veterans, according to Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric K. Shinseki.

  • A farewell salute to McPherson’s garrison leader

    Jul 20, 2011

    With this one word, Col. Deborah Grays, U.S. Army Garrison (USAG) commander, summed up her feelings on the tribute garrison employees showed her at a tribute luncheon July 13 at The Commons at Fort McPherson.

  • Afghan National Security Forces step up presence throughout Gizab

    Jul 20, 2011

    Afghan National Police, partnered with Afghan Local Police and the Afghan National Army, stepped up security patrols throughout Gizab district, June 27, 2011, after receiving tips from local villagers about the Taliban staging weapons and creating impromptu checkpoints on local commerce routes.

  • USACE continues construction on energy-efficient headquarters

    Jul 20, 2011

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers continues construction on the U.S. Army Europe Mission Command Center on track to be the Army's first LEED Silver-certified building in Germany.

  • Civilian Spotlight: Getting to know Roderick P. Grayson

    Jul 20, 2011

    Civilian Spotlight: Getting to know Roderick P. Grayson

  • Soldiers benefit from lighter, easier to maintain mortar systems

    Jul 20, 2011

    Mortar crews have started receiving new lightweight 60mm mortar systems that are approximately 20 percent lighter than previous versions.

  • Twice wounded, but 'Soldiering' on with nature

    Jul 20, 2011

    Sgt. 1st Class Karl Pasco deployed twice to Iraq and was seriously injured both times. The outdoors, he says, is his retreat from the painful memories, the lost friends, the catastrophic wounds he suffered from his two deployments to Iraq and the countless trips to military hospitals to repair his damaged body.

  • MLAAP Welcomes Fresh Faces

    Aug 12, 2011

  • Defense Department seeks energy revolution

    Jul 20, 2011

    Advances in energy technology that increase warfighter capability not only help the Defense Department protect the nation, but also accomplish two other important objectives, Deputy Defense Secretary William J. Lynn III said here today.

  • Lynn says Defense, Energy Departments’ partnership pays off

    Jul 19, 2011

    The Defense Department’s year-old partnership with the Energy Department is paying off, Deputy Defense Secretary William J. Lynn III said here today.

  • IED training during Talisman Sabre 2011 helps keep troops alive

    Jul 20, 2011

    Improvised explosive devices are dangerous to war fighters because insurgents are constantly adapting and modifying the way they are made and used.

  • 1st Bn., 17th Inf. Regt. tankers complete gunnery on MGS

    Aug 10, 2011

    THE ARMY IS ALWAYS LOOKING AT WAYS TO IMPROVE EQUIPMENT TO FIT THE NEEDS OF THE SOLDIERS ON THE GROUND. ARMY STAFF SERGEANT WENDY HALL SHOWS US HOW SOME TANKERS AT JOINT-BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD ARE SWITCHING GEARS AND VEHICLES IN ORDER TO PROVIDE RAPID AND LETHAL DIRECT FIRES TO SUPPORT THE INFANTRY ON THE BATTLEFIELD.

  • Pele lights torch for opening of CISM World Games

    Jul 20, 2011

    The Counseil International du Sport Militaire borrowed a page from the International Olympic Committee to stage the Opening Ceremony of the 5th Military World Games July 16, 2011, at Olympic Stadium.

  • Army, Air Force will power fight with alternative fuels

    Jul 20, 2011

    More than 400 Soldiers, Airmen, industry partners and government staffers attended the first joint Army - Air Force Energy Forum July 19, 2011, to join the fight with DoD in reducing the need for imported oil.

  • Walter Reed, Bethesda on track for BRAC realignment

    Jul 20, 2011

    The transfer of Walter Reed Army Medical Center's functions to Bethesda, Md., and a new hospital on Fort Belvoir, Va., is expected to finish on schedule, top military health care leaders said today.

  • It’s not easy being green

    Jul 19, 2011

    ARL civilians suit up as Soldiers during week-long course to make military life less abstract, more familiar

  • The Keeper of the Colors

    Jul 20, 2011

    As First Army’s keeper of the colors, Command Sgt. Maj. Jesse L. Andrews, Jr. takes that responsibility very seriously. Andrews will uncase the organizational colors with the commander, Lt. Gen. Mick Bednarek, July 21 in a ceremony designed to highlight almost 100 years of rich history.

  • Gauthier Named Station Commander of the Month for May

    Jul 19, 2011

  • Top NCO Parade Marshal in Davenport

    Jul 20, 2011

    Command Sgt. Maj. Stephen D. Blake, Army Sustainment Command, was the Grand Marshal of an American Legion parade in downtown Davenport, Iowa, July 16.

  • Col. Joel J. Clark assumes command of Presidio

    Jul 19, 2011

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. - Col. Joel J. Clark assumed command of the U.S. Army Garrison, Presidio of Monterey, in a ceremony held on Soldier Field July 19, joining Installation Management Command as its newest garrison commander.

  • HQ Bn. changes command

    Jul 20, 2011

    After spending three years in what is normally a two-year position, Lt. Col. Cameron A. Leiker passed on the responsibility of Headquarters Command Battalion commander to Lt. Col. Eric B. Fleming July 8 at Spates Community Club on Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall.

  • July Justice night yields boxing champ

    Jul 20, 2011

    Saturday night was fight night at Henderson Hall's Smith Gymnasium as three home-based boxers climbed into the ring during the July Justice amateur boxing event.

  • Instructor leads the way in motorcycle safety

    Jul 19, 2011

    1st Sgt. Robert Driver believes preparing motorcycle riders for all types of hazardous road conditions is the ultimate way of preventing fatalities. Driver is the 205th Infantry Brigade’s lead instructor when it comes to motorcycle training and mentorship and teaching the Basic Rider Course.

  • Symposium discusses ways to improve warrior care

    Jul 20, 2011

    The Army Wounded Warrior Program's 7th Annual Symposium is holding a week of focused discussions that will identify the most important transition and care issues facing Soldiers and their families.

  • Recruiter Remembers Roots with Military Blood Drive

    Jul 19, 2011

    Sgt. 1st Class James Williams hosts an Armed Services Blood Program blood drive at Fort Hood, Texas.

  • Senior leaders work to improve R and R program

    Jul 20, 2011

    Since the beginning of the Rest and Recuperation program back in 2003, many improvements have been made to make the program more efficient.

  • Attitude is everything for deployed bride-to-be

    Jul 19, 2011

    Nikki Ange isn’t obsessing over invitations and guest lists like some might expect. Instead, the 25-year-old environmental scientist with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is helping the city recover from one of the nation’s deadliest tornadoes.

  • Texas Shootout Concludes at Robertson Blood Center

    Jul 20, 2011

    Angela Oakley and Sarah Jennings teamed up and battled it out in the Texas Shootout Blood Donating Challenge at Fort Hood, Texas.

  • Six Complete First Apheresis Training at Fort Hood

    Jul 19, 2011

    The Robertson Blood Center conducts its first apheresis training program with six soldiers from Fort Bragg and Fort Hood, Texas.

  • U.S. Soldiers, civilian contractors mentor Afghan Border Police in Spin Boldak

    Jul 20, 2011

    Afghan Border Police officers conduct vehicle patrol exercises at the ABP Border Center in Spin Boldak, Afghanistan.

  • Grafenwoehr Soldier runs ‘for his life’ to complete goal

    Aug 2, 2011

    GRAFENWOEHR, Germany -- Completing a marathon is a lifelong goal for many runners. For Sgt. 1st Class John Orth, 1st Cargo Transfer Company, 18th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, however, running in his first marathon was the beginning of a romantic endeavor.

  • Analysis of a Threat: Identifying OPSEC Vulnerabilities

    Jul 19, 2011

    The adversary is often portrayed as a sinister individual secretly photographing classified documents. This type of activity constitutes only a very small part of the current approach to intelligence collection. Collection of information concerning technology and its application to a weapons system, and the employment of the system, can be compared to putting together the pieces of a puzzle. The collection methods that could be facing RIA include Human Intelligence and Signal Intelligence, which is collection by electronic interception. These various collection methods can provide an accurate portrayal of the Arsenal's overall mission, functions, intentions and operations.

  • Division West demobilizing 34th ID Soldiers

    Jul 22, 2011

    In July and August, nearly 3,000 Iowa National Guard Soldiers with 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 34th Infantry Division will return from Afghanistan and demobilize at Fort McCoy, Wis.

  • Medal of Honor post-ceremony media tour

    Aug 1, 2011

    Sgt. 1st Class Leroy A. Petry on a national media tour, following the awarding of the Medal of Honor by President Barack Obama on July 12, 2011.

  • Newman takes Army to Victory Lane

    Jul 19, 2011

    Ryan Newman has been the driver of the U.S. Army Chevrolet for Stewart-Haas Racing for almost three seasons on the Sprint Cup circuit. On Sunday, Newman took the Army to Victory Lane for the first time since 2004.

  • Junkyard Dogs keep Apaches in the air

    Jul 19, 2011

    The maintenance crew for Company B “Killer Spades,” 1st Battalion, 10th Aviation Regiment, Task Force Shooter are nicknamed the “Junkyard Dogs,” for their ability to fix aircraft and enable mission accomplishment regardless of the resources at hand.

  • Sustainment Soldiers head to Kuwait to prep for drawdown in Iraq

    Jul 19, 2011

    A select group of Soldiers from the 310th Expeditionary Sustainment Command, traveled to Camp Buehring, Kuwait, July 10, 2011, to establish mission capability for the 310th ESC there to facilitate the continuing re-posturing of forces from Iraq.

  • Soldier helps save Afghan's life

    Jul 20, 2011

    Staff Sgt. Chris Ackley, civil affairs team sergeant for the Khost Provincial Reconstruction Team at Combat Outpost Sabari, helped to provide medical care to an Afghan woman who suffered a gunshot wound during a firefight between insurgents and U.S. forces in the province’s Sabari district July 6, 2011.

  • Afghan-led force finds enemy mortars in Kandahar

    Jul 19, 2011

    An Afghan-led combined security force in the Kandahar district of Afghanistan’s Kandahar province today found and destroyed a cache of 103 mortar rounds, military officials reported.

  • Tigershark Chaplain delivers Sunday service

    Jul 19, 2011

    Chaplain (Capt.) Seung-Il Suh, the chaplain of 10th Combat Aviation Brigade, 10th Mountain Division, Task Force Tigershark, delivered a sermon and prayers at a Sunday service July 17. During the service he also performed a baptism ceremony on another Tigershark Soldier.

  • U.S. Army Africa conducts deployment capability training in Burundi

    Aug 4, 2011

    At the request of the Burundian military, U.S. Army Africa's Africa Deployment Assistance Partnership Team conducted a deployment capability training event with uniformed members of the Burundian Defense Forces June 6-10, 2011, at the Bujumbura Military Airfield in Bujumbura, Burundi.

  • U.S. Army Africa commander observes infantry training in Kenya

    Jul 20, 2011

    U.S. Army Africa Commander, Maj. Gen. David R. Hogg, recently flew more than 3,700 miles to the Kenya Army School of Infantry in Isiolo to watch a special infantry demonstration of Kenyan troops training on the M-24 and .50-caliber weapon systems.

  • Tigershark mechanic baptized at FOB Salerno

    Jul 19, 2011

    A soldier deployed with the 10th Combat Aviation Brigade, 10th Mountain Division, Task Force Tigershark, was baptized at the Forward Operating Base Salerno chapel July 17.

  • TF Lobos medevac crews conduct rescue hoist training with Germans

    Jul 26, 2011

    CAMP MARMAL, Afghanistan -- Since arriving in theater in late May, the 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division has established its place in the NATO footprint and has forged partnerships with NATO allies.

  • Déjà vu? Familiar faces switch places during Garrison Change of Command

    Jul 18, 2011

    Members of the Fort Wainwright and Fairbanks North Star Borough communities celebrated a change of garrison command Friday, as well as a retirement ceremony for the outgoing commander, Col. Timothy A. Jones. Jones honors Soldiers fallen undis

  • Improved, expanded trail conditions leads to increased access, recreation and fitness opportunities

    Jul 18, 2011

    Summer construction across post includes repairs to existing recreational trails, construction of new trails at Birch Hill, a state-of-the-art running track and football field. Downhill, mountain bike and cross country trails are being added to the post ski hill allowing for all-season use.

  • Fire department, housing team up for Fire Safety

    Jul 18, 2011

    The Fort Wainwright Fire Department and North Haven Communities have joined forces to provide Soldiers and families crucial information and give residents an opportunity to meet the firefighters who serve the Fort Wainwright community.

  • USARPAC honors deputy commanding general with Flying "V" ceremony

    Jul 18, 2011

    Brig. Gen. Jeffery Underhill, commander of 94th Army Air and Missile Defense Command hosted a Flying “V” ceremony to honor and welcome Brig. Gen. Robert F. Mathews, deputy commanding general at U.S. Army Pacific, July 18 at Palm Circle, Fort Shafter, Hawaii.

  • FORSCOM marks milestone with first in-processing in new headquarters

    Jul 18, 2011

    U.S. Army Forces Command marked another milestone today as 120 people were the first of its civilian employees to in-process in the new FORSCOM headquarters building here. The arriving staff members represented the latest wave of people to relocate here from FORSCOM’s previous home at Fort McPherson, Ga. The move is being made in order to comply with the 2005 Base Realignment and Closure legislation.

  • Army develops new ways to test, identify biological agents

    Jul 19, 2011

    The Army is advancing science in new ways. Scientists as the U.S. Army Edgewood Chemical Biological Center developed a ground-breaking method for identification of biological agents.

  • 209th MP Co strikes competition to win Viper Stakes

    Jul 18, 2011

    FORT POLK, La. " Athletes have the Olympics, movie stars have the Oscars and Fort Polk’s 519th Military Police Battalion, 1st Maneuver Enhancement Brigade, has the Viper Stakes. Each year, the four companies and two detachments of the battalion go head-to-head for the right to claim the coveted Commander’s Cup.

  • Culinary competition heats up for 1st MEB Soldiers

    Jul 18, 2011

    FORT POLK, La. " When walking into the mobile kitchen trailer of 1st Maneuver Enhancement Brigade’s Bayou Bistro Inn, the warm aroma of tender chicken breast fillets, savory country-style steak, crispy bacon strips, hot buttermilk biscuits, fluffy scrambled eggs, fresh hash browns and thick country style gravy would make anyone’s stomach growl.

  • Fort Polk offers high-tech, air-conditioned convoy training

    Jul 18, 2011

    FORT POLK, La. "" The gunner sits atop his HMMWV, armed, ready to fire as the vehicle traverses a remote Afghan dirt road.

  • Smith takes command of DENTAC, Houston bids fond farewell

    Jul 18, 2011

    FORT POLK, La. " Col. David G. Smith took hold of the unit colors and command of Dental Activity from Col. Jamie P. Houston July 8 during a change of command ceremony at Fort Polk’s Warrior Field.

  • Youth, seniors compete in Wii bowling

    Jul 18, 2011

    The food court at Fort Polk’s Post Exchange swarmed July 11 with amateur and veteran Wii bowlers alike seeking spares, strikes and fellowship during the second Burger King-sponsored Wii bowling tourney.

  • Soldiers administer PT test to Spring Meadows residents

    Jul 18, 2011

    Soldiers at U.S. Army Human Resources Command tested the mettle of some young Kentucky men by giving them the real experience of taking an Army Physical Fitness Test.

  • Test Pdfs

    Jul 18, 2011

    Testing Pdfs

  • BOSS changes name to reflect all-servicemember program

    Aug 2, 2011

    The Army's BOSS programs are built on what it calls their Core Pillars: quality of life, community service, and recreation/leisure. The Air Force has organized dorm councils to address many of their quality-of-life issues. They’re currently beginning to structure programs for BOSS.

  • New DMC leader ‘humbled’ to take command

    Jul 19, 2011

    The Distribution Management Center welcomed Col. Victor M. Harmon as its new commander during a change of command ceremony July 14, held at the Arsenal’s Constitution Square. During the ceremony, the command also bid farewell to outgoing commander Col. Matthew T. Higginbotham, who retired after 26 years of service.

  • Retiring Master Sgt. reflects on his 38 year career

    Jul 28, 2011

  • Newman drives Army Chevy to first win

    Jul 19, 2011

    As Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup race was winding down at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, Ryan Newman performed a delicate balancing act in his No. 39 U.S. Army Chevrolet for a win.

  • RDECOM SOY advances to Army competition

    Jul 27, 2011

    A former infantry Soldier now assigned to the U.S. Army Research Laboratory will represent the Army Materiel Command at the 2011 Army Soldier of the Year Competition.

  • Soldiers head north to Alaska to hone skills, improve materiel readiness

    Jul 18, 2011

    In a partnership between the "generating force" and the "operating force," Soldiers are turning wrenches in Alaska to hone their skills and improve materiel readiness.

  • Children join circus at CDC’s big top

    Jul 18, 2011

    Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall’s Cody Child Development Center assembled a do-it-yourself circus on July 7.

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