Archive: Jan 2012

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  • Soldiers keeping alert against any potential threat to U.S. forces

    Jan 30, 2012

    Soldiers of the 1-125 Field Artillery stationed at Camp Patriot Kuwait participate in regular patrols of the nearby city, keeping alert against any potential threat to U.S. forces still operating in the country.

  • Army North facilitates DHS/DoD future requirements conference

    Jan 30, 2012

    FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas -- U.S. Army North facilitated the Department of Homeland Security/Department of Defense Fiscal Year 2013 Requirements Conference here Jan. 10-11.

  • 10th Mountain Division begins effort on new front

    Jan 30, 2012

    Returning from his latest deployment to Afghanistan last fall, a general officer from the 10th Mountain Division, began work on his new front--communications and outreach.

  • Human Resources Soldiers begin Silver Scimitar 2012

    Feb 1, 2012

    Silver Scimitar is a U.S. Army Reserve Command-sponsored two-week training event that gives Human Resources Soldiers the training and expertise they need to sustain the fight.

  • Fort Sill honors life, legacy of Dr. King

    Jan 30, 2012

    FORT SILL. Okla-- Fort Sill remembered the contributions of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with a luncheon Jan. 19 at the Patriot Club.

  • Through USAMRMC vision portfolio, injured Soldiers are able to see again

    Jan 30, 2012

    Under its vision portfolio, U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command's Telemedicine and Advanced Technology Research Center funded and investigated technologies for non-invasive vision sensory substitution and augmentation in order to allow wounded warriors to return to more normal social interactions.

  • 214th FiB trains on mine-resistant vehicles

    Jan 30, 2012

    FORT SILL, Okla.-- As the last troops left Iraq in December, Fort Sill's 214th Fires Brigade received deployment orders to aid efforts in Afghanistan.

  • AMC command sergeant major: deployed Soldiers depend on contracting officers

    Feb 1, 2012

    FORT BLISS, Texas -- In a surprise visit Jan. 26 with U.S. Army Contracting Command participants of the Joint Dawn exercise, Command Sgt. Maj. Ronald T. Riling, U.S. Army Materiel Command, lauded the Soldiers' efforts in supporting the war fighter in theater.

  • Nichols Named New ACC Commander

    Jan 30, 2012

    The Chief of Staff, U.S. Army announced today that Brig. Gen. (P) Camille M. Nichols will assume command of the U.S. Army Contracting Command.

  • Marine promoted to top warrant officer rank

    Jan 30, 2012

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. -- "It's the top of the mountain." That's how one person described Marine Corps Chief Warrant Officer 5 Sase Singh's promotion Friday at the National Museum of the Marine Corps, Quantico, Va. Singh is the Marine Corps Chemical Biological Radiological and Nuclear Explosives Planner at the Joint Elimination Coordination Element, was promoted to chief warrant officer 5, the highest rank a warrant officer can achieve.

  • USAPHC Ergonomics Program focuses on worker safety and comfort

    Jan 30, 2012

    Whether it's staying in a marriage, living in the same community, or raising a child, when people stick with something year after year, they demonstrate they are in it for the long haul. They learn to take the good with the bad. That's why David Alberth, a radiation safety expert at the U.S. Army Public Health Command, kept working for the Army for nearly 40 years. Although his office chair was uncomfortable, his computer screen was getting harder to see, and the space in his office was getting increasingly narrower, he hung in there because that's what he felt devoted employees do.

  • 9 seconds to safety - training for chemical warfare

    Jan 30, 2012

    FORT SILL ,Okla. -- Annual refresher training can sometimes hit Soldiers like a whiff of smelling salts- or in this case, flood the senses with tear gas. Soldiers from C 26th Target Acquisition Battery, 2nd Battalion, 18th Field Artillery, spent the afternoon Jan. 20 familiarizing themselves again with chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear warfare gear and training.

  • Future assured through support partnerships

    Jan 30, 2012

    SCHINNEN, Netherlands -- Leaders representing military and civilian service and family members assigned across northern Germany, northern Belgium and the Netherlands gathered here Jan. 25 to ensure base operations services (BOS) are resourced under valid Inter-service Support Agreements -- or "ISAs".

  • Fort A.P. Hill celebrates with ribbon and log cutting ceremonies

    Jan 30, 2012

    Fort A.P. Hill celebrated the completion of a bridge and employee relocations to new workspace with both ribbon cutting and log cutting ceremonies Friday.

  • A reflection on Bastogne

    Jan 30, 2012

    I have only a basic knowledge of American history. I would by no means characterize myself as a history buff or even an enthusiast. I sat through class after class learning about the events of our history through textbooks and memorized appropriate dates and events to pass the inevitable test.

  • USAG Grafenwoehr community welcomes Saenz

    Jan 30, 2012

    It was a much anticipated event as approximately 500 American and German dignitaries, including Lt. Gen. Mark Hertling, commanding general, U.S. Army Europe, and Maj. Gen. James Boozer, deputy commanding general, U.S. Army Europe, Bavarian State Minister Thomas Kreuzer and local mayors, Soldiers and community members gathered to welcome U.S Army Garrison Grafenwoehr's incoming commander, Col. James Saenz, here, Jan. 17.

  • 'Torii' newspaper, 'USARJ This Week' TV program in Japan to become 'Rising Sun'

    Jan 30, 2012

    CAMP ZAMA, Japan (Jan. 30, 2012) -- A new year and a changing environment have provided the command information team here with an opportunity to announce: After nearly 40 years, the "Torii" is ready for a change.

  • Sustainment troops in Kuwait equip Ironhorse Brigade

    Jan 31, 2012

    The Army Field Support Battalion-Kuwait, 402nd Army Field Support Brigade, began the issue here of brigade combat team equipment to the 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division's Ironhorse Brigade, Jan. 3, 2012.

  • Odierno: Army will remain capable through drawdown

    Jan 30, 2012

    The Army will remain capable through its planned drawdown of 80,000 Soldiers and at least eight brigade combat teams, its chief of staff said Friday.

  • Fort McCoy conducts research, uses data help manage wolves

    Jan 31, 2012

    Several research techniques, including capturing and placing a telemetry collar on a wolf, will help Fort McCoy, Wis., Natural Resource Branch personnel better manage the wolves at the installation.

  • Northern Command helps Border Patrol with Southwest mission

    Jan 30, 2012

    Technology originally created for use in tracking improvised explosive device networks in Afghanistan and Iraq is finding new purpose in supporting U.S. Customs and Border Protection by providing mission overwatch during border patrol missions.

  • Annual pre-deployment exercise attracts joint participation

    Feb 1, 2012

    U.S. Army Contracting Command is holding a pre-deployment joint readiness exercise called Joint Dawn 2012 at Fort Bliss, Texas, from Jan. 19 to Feb 3, 2012.

  • Wool possible high-performance fiber for combat clothing

    Jan 31, 2012

    The Natick Soldier Research, Development and Engineering Center is evaluating wool fabrics for use in combat clothing.

  • MICC members team with uniformed counterparts for Joint Dawn

    Jan 30, 2012

    FORT BLISS, Texas -- Forty-five members from throughout the Mission and Installation Contracting Command are among the more than 250 participants teaming together here in support of the two-week U.S. Army Contracting Command pre-deployment readiness exercise Joint Dawn 2012.

  • Ground breaks for new hospital in Shindand

    Jan 29, 2012

    KANDAHAR AIRFIELD, Afghanistan -- A ground breaking ceremony marked the start of construction on a new 28-bed hospital in Shindand, Herat province Jan. 28. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Afghanistan Engineer District-South designed the $4.8 million hospital and is overseeing construction.

  • Fort Hood hosts Army's first multimedia town hall

    Jan 31, 2012

    Medical care, infrastructure and housing were the top areas of concern during III Corps and Fort Hood's Facebook and TV Town Hall event Jan. 26, 2012.

  • VSAT Keeps HR Soldiers Combat-Ready

    Feb 7, 2012

    Battles can be won or lost in the blink of an eye, making technological connectivity on today's battlefield more crucial than ever. In a rapidly changing combat environment, the ability for human resources units to establish, maintain and exchange reliable communications with leaders and other units about casualties, personnel issues and other information is vital.

  • Casualty Operations Evolves to Meet Current, Future Needs

    Jan 30, 2012

    In the community of human resources professionals who provide essential services to troops on the battlefield, perhaps none are more critical than casualty operations specialists. They track casualties from the frontlines all the way until they exit theater, and the work they do goes far beyond that.

  • Silver Scimitar 2012 combines expertise, experience to train Human Resources Soldiers

    Jan 28, 2012

    Human Resources professionals affect every Soldier on the battlefield, whether it's through payroll, awards, casualty reports, movement in and out of theater, or just delivering the mail. Silver Scimitar, a U.S. Army Reserve Command-sponsored, two-week training event held here annually, gives HR Soldiers the training and expertise to provide those services so crucial to sustaining the fight.

  • Postal units maintain mail integrity on battlefield

    Jan 29, 2012

    While all Army roles are crucial on the battlefield, postal Soldiers serve a unique role serving all troops in a deployed area. They provide a means to send and receive packages and voting ballots from the mountains of Afghanistan or the deserts of Kuwait, back home to the United States.

  • Historic charter signing unites 10th Mountain Division cavalry units

    Feb 8, 2012

    FORT DRUM, N.Y. -- Dozens of Stetson-clad Troopers gathered Jan. 27 at the Commons on Fort Drum to celebrate cavalry tradition, spirit and camaraderie and to write another chapter in the history of the 10th Mountain Division (LI).

  • U.S., Iraqi pastors connect through Christian faith at Fort Bragg

    Feb 3, 2012

    Although the mission in Iraq was completed as part of Operation New Dawn in December 2011, the United States continues to nurture its partnership with the Iraqi people.

  • USARAF chaplains partner with Liberian chaplains

    Jan 29, 2012

    Following more than a decade of civil war and destruction, citizens of Liberia are slowly recovering from traumatic events that disrupted their way of life. With the help of the U.S. Army, the Armed Forces of Liberia is being reconstructed to develop a more successful and modern military -- one of those ways is through their chaplaincy.

  • ISAF CSM visits 401st AFSB

    Jan 28, 2012

    Command Sgt. Maj. Thomas R. Capel, incoming ISAF CSM visits the 401st Army Field Support Brigade Jan 21 to see some of the latest technolgy fielded and maintianed by ASA/ALT and 401st's acquisiton, logistics and technology directorate.

  • Progress made on local AFAP issues

    Jan 27, 2012

    SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii -- Status updates on community issues raised at the fiscal year 2012 Hawaii Army Family Action Plan Conference were presented to U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii leadership, here.

  • Stoneman Field complex to receive major upgrades

    Jan 27, 2012

    SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii -- The Stoneman Field complex, here, is undergoing a major $9.1 million renovation.

  • Air Force Space Command group tours radar sites

    Feb 7, 2012

    The commander for AFSPC got a firsthand look at the radar and GPS facilities on Kwaj and Roi-Namur during a visit Monday and Tuesday.

  • Unique course gives all the right tools to new, upcoming JBLM leaders

    Jan 27, 2012

    Sergeant 1st Class Shvoda Gregory remembers a time in the Army when new sergeants coming up in the world learned to care for their Soldiers the hard way: by making mistakes.

  • Garrison plans way ahead

    Jan 27, 2012

    FORT SHAFTER, Hawaii -- "We can't do things the way we've always done them," said an attendee at U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii's Strategic Planning Offsite held, here, Jan. 17-19.

  • CSA visits TRADOC for updates on the future force

    Jan 27, 2012

    FORT EUSTIS, Va. -- Army Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond T. Odierno made his first trip to the new U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command headquarters at Fort Eustis, Va., for updates on how TRADOC is shaping the Army's role in the Joint Force of 2020 Jan. 26.

  • Hot and cold: From combat to taxes

    Jan 27, 2012

    JOINT BASE LEWIS-McCHORD, Wash. -- Specialist Lucas Sutton has always believed that in life things happen for a reason. So when a severe knee injury interrupted his ability to perform any longer as an infantryman and shattered his longtime dreams of becoming an Army ranger, he let his faith run its course. "It's sad, but I'm a very positive person, and I like to think on the upside of life," he said. "I'm a big believer in 'everything happens for a reason.'" Now, little more than a year after a serious case of runner's knee brought his aspirations to a screeching halt, the Virginia Beach, Va., native has found himself in a rather peculiar situation for combat Soldiers -- still serving in the Army, but now preparing taxes instead of training in the field.

  • Odierno: Force reductions will be responsible, controlled

    Jan 27, 2012

    The Army will draw down in size by as many as 80,000 Soldiers over the next six years. That reduction includes the elimination of at least eight brigade combat teams.

  • Army Chief of Staff visits troops in Hawaii

    Jan 27, 2012

    The Army Chief of Staff visits troops in Hawaii and discusses the growing importance of the military's Pacific strategy.

  • Army Gold Book tri-signed letter

    Feb 17, 2012

    The Secretary of the Army, Chief of Staff of the Army and Sergeant Major of the Army send a special message regarding the release of Army 2020 Generating Health and Discipline in the Force, Report 2012, which is also referred to as the Army Gold Book. To read more about the release of Army 2020: Generating Health and Discipline in the Force, Report 2012, referred to as the Army Gold Book, please use the following link: http://ht.ly/8zbWT.

  • Jan. 27, 2012 - CSA remarks on budget impact to Army briefing at Pentagon

    Jan 30, 2012

    Budget Impact to the Army Briefing at the Pentagon

  • Directorates of Logistics Team hosts DOL Day

    Jan 30, 2012

  • MCoE expands CSF-PREP with Brown Hall opening

    Jan 27, 2012

    FORT BENNING, Ga. - The Maneuver Center of Excellence wants to cultivate the science that powers elite athletes and apply it to Soldiers.

  • Fort Campbell's Warrior Care Clinic offers integrative therapies

    Jan 27, 2012

    Sergeant Richard Remalia, of Charlie Company, Warrior Transition Battalion, sits grasping a cane in an examination room of Fort Campbell's Warrior Care Clinic. He's been the recipient of countless treatments and therapies since his deployment to Afghanistan was cut short by an RPG attack in Kandahar. "I had a traumatic brain injury," said Remalia. "I fractured my lower back, hip and pelvis. I tore ligaments in my shoulder and now have to have surgery." After his injuries, Remalia was told he would likely never run again. While at the Warrior Transition Battalion in San Antonio, he was confined to a wheelchair. He decided that the story would not end there.

  • Three Currahees Receive Medals for Valor

    Jan 27, 2012

    Three Currahees from 1st Squadron, 61st Cavalry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, were awarded Army Commendation Medals for Valor, during a ceremony Jan. 23, 2012 at Fort Campbell, Ky.

  • IMCOM installations recognized for environmental excellence

    Jan 27, 2012

    Three installations and two teams from the U.S. Army Installation Management Command were recognized for environmental restoration, natural resource conservation and overall environmental quality in the annual Secretary of the Army Environmental Awards Program for fiscal 2011, the Army's highest awards for environmental excellence.

  • Fort Campbell Soldier has 'Healing Touch'

    Jan 27, 2012

    Blanchfield Army Community Hospital nurse meets medical needs of Afghanistan's women and children.

  • VA Facility Named After Civil Affairs Officer, Doctor

    Jan 29, 2012

    Hundreds gather around the Soltes Blind Rehabilitation Center to commemorate the opening of a new medical facitility which was named after Maj. Charles Soltes Jr., a fallen hero who was killed in Iraq.

  • George Hardy who collects African American memorabilia from World War II

    Jan 27, 2012

    George Hardy who collects African American memorabilia from World War II

  • USAMU earns Army Superior Unit Award

    Jan 30, 2012

    The U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit distinguished itself for extraordinary accomplishments in raising the Army's overall combat readiness through outstanding devotion and superior performance in executing its wide-ranging mission and with it earned the Army Superior Unit Award for 2010.

  • Let the gaming begin at JBLM's Warrior Zone

    Jan 27, 2012

  • Fort Bragg Family member appears on American Idol

    Jan 27, 2012

    A Fort Bragg Family member appeared on the hit show, American Idol on Jan. 18. David "DJ" Leathers Jr., a senior at 71st High School, is the sone of David Leathers Sr., a civilian employee on Fort Bragg.

  • New website helps JBLM community keep touch with its past

    Jan 27, 2012

  • Korean War Veterans Honored by Korean Consul

    Jan 27, 2012

    Brig. Gen. Thomas Harvey, deputy commanding general for operations for the U.S. Army Sustainment Command, served as the keynote speaker at a ceremony honoring 15 Korean War veterans on Jan. 26.

  • Fort Bragg PMO partners with civilian law enforcement at checkpoint

    Jan 27, 2012

    The Fort Bragg Provost Marshal's Office in conjunction with the North Carolina state "Booze It & Lose It" program, conducted a multi-agency, driving while intoxicated checkpoint Jan. 13 and in the early morning hours of Jan. 14. It was a massive effort that partnered Fort Bragg law enforcement with all state agencies that share jurisdiction on N.C. Highway 87 that runs through the northeastern portion of the installation.

  • Facebook updates keep JBLM community in-the-know on snow storm situation

    Jan 27, 2012

  • Fort Bragg weighs benefits of buying green

    Jan 27, 2012

    Upon making your next acquisition, consider the advantages of buying "green." Buying green involves purchasing products that conserve natural resources and prevent pollution. As a federal agency, Fort Bragg must comply with executive orders to advance sustainable acquisitions and purchase environmentally preferable products. While environmentally preferred purchasing is a mandatory measure, green procurement practices also have many practical benefits.

  • Mississippi Valley Division identifies, communicates elevated risk of 2012 flooding due to damages f

    Jan 27, 2012

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Mississippi Valley Division, is identifying and developing communication strategies for the elevated threat in the Mississippi River's flood risk reduction system brought about by 2011 flood damages.

  • Finding History in the Quartermaster Museum

    Jan 27, 2012

    The U.S. Army Quartermaster Museum is launching a new innovative educational program Feb. 6 using social media and gaming.

  • St. Louis District, Mississippi Valley Division prepare for 2012 flood season

    Jan 27, 2012

    After the monumental flood events of 2011, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' Mississippi Valley Division carefully inspected and completed damage assessments reports for all levees, channel improvements, navigation channels and structures associated with the Mississippi River and Tributaries, or MR&T, project, one of this country's most comprehensive and successful flood control systems.

  • Budget control act, the key of logistics in Afghanistan, special operations, Wounded Warrior Project

    Jan 27, 2012

    Budget control act, the key of logistics in Afghanistan, special operations, Wounded Warrior Project and the rescue of a German soldier by an American medic and a Fort Drum Soldier who rescued civilians from a burning bus.

  • Taking care of those left behind: Foundation visits Fort Bragg

    Jan 27, 2012

    Members of the Patriot Foundation, a non-profit charity, saw the fruits of their labor on a tour of Fort Bragg, Jan. 20. Eleven Patriot Foundation board members and donors visited the headquarters of the XVIII Airborne Corps and 82nd Airborne Division as well as the engagement skills and medical skills trainers. They also tried out exercise equipment used by Soldiers for adaptive physical training. The foundation supports the Families of Soldiers in the XVIII Abn. Corps, 82nd Abn. Div., U.S. Army Special Operations Command, Fort Bragg Warrior Transition Battalion and the Fort Bragg Survivor Outreach Services by funding merit-based scholarships for children.

  • Recovery mission to begin this spring in North Korea

    Jan 30, 2012

    Members of the Joint Prisoner of War/Missing in Action Accounting Command are preparing for their first mission to North Korea in seven years to search for remains of missing U.S. Korean War veterans, a defense official reported.

  • Warming centers help JBLM residents get out of the cold storm

    Jan 27, 2012

  • Soldiers Repair Pieces of Artillery History

    Jan 30, 2012

    FORT SILL, Okla. --On December 1, 2011, the armament repair Soldiers of B Company, 168th Brigade Support Battalion were given a quirky, unique and important "repair history" mission. The small section had to fix four D-30 122mm howitzers that have set dormant for the last several years as museum pieces and "flower pots" on Fort Sill.

  • Maj. Gen. Justice recognizes Army's newest officers

    Jan 27, 2012

    FORT BENNING, Ga. -- The U.S. Army's 85 newest officers left McGinnis-Wickham Hall Jan. 26 charged with a tremendous honor and responsibility -- to guard and protect their nation. Maj. Gen. Nick Justice, commanding general of the U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command, shared lessons he learned during his 42-year career as an enlisted Soldier and officer. "This is the most significant step in your military career and every additional promotion is a reaffirmation of your accomplishment today," Justice said. "One who is grounded in Army values, whose ethical behavior and conduct meet the highest standard, will never fail."

  • Go For Green to optimize health and fitness

    Jan 27, 2012

    The Go For Green program at Army dining facilities assists patrons with food choices by rating each food product. This program enables people to make better choices at each meal while going through the food line.

  • Fort Bragg will get a new chapel center in December

    Jan 27, 2012

    Construction on the first chapel center since the Vietnam era has begun at Fort Bragg. The 82nd Airborne Division Chapel Center will span nine acres and will be housed next to the 82nd Airborne Division War Memorial Museum off of Ardennes Road. The $10 million project is scheduled to be completed in December.

  • Black Hawk pilots offer leadership students lift

    Jan 30, 2012

    When Soldiers attending the Fort Carson, Colo., Warrior Leader Course rehearsed medevac requests Jan. 17, 2012, the Army's latest in medical support aircraft responded.

  • Cub Scouts in Germany see behind the scenes at AFN-Wiesbaden

    Jan 27, 2012

    Cub Scouts in Germany see behind the scenes at AFN-Wiesbaden

  • Servicemembers invited attend Pro Bowl players practice

    Jan 27, 2012

    More than 1,000 Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen, Marines, Civilians and family members gathered to watch Pro Bowl players practice for the first time at Joint Base Pearl Harbor Hickam's Earhart Field, Jan. 26.

  • Reservists finish detainee operations in Afghanistan

    Jan 27, 2012

    A company of Army Reservists stepped inside the Special Events Center at Fort Carson, Colo., Jan. 21, 2012, after completing a one-year deployment handling detainee operations in Afghanistan.

  • Army recognizes top environmental performers

    Jan 30, 2012

    Today the Army announced the winners of the Fiscal Year 2011 Secretary of the Army Environmental Awards Program. Five installation and four teams will represent the Army at the Secretary of Defense competition later this year.

  • Gen. Chiarelli talks about suicide in the Army

    Jan 27, 2012

    Gen. Chiarelli talks about suicide in the Army

  • 10th Mountain Division Commander

    Jan 27, 2012

  • Tuba-Euphonium workshop spotlights brass

    Jan 27, 2012

    Hear those melodious, fat notes dangling in the air as you circumnavigate Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall?

  • Picatinny Fire Department donates ladder truck to Lyons VA center

    Jan 27, 2012

    PICATINNY ARSENAL, N.J. - Army vehicle purchases included a new ladder for Picatinny Arsenal, eliminating the need for the 1994 truck.

  • TRADOC hosts operational assessment workshop

    Jan 30, 2012

    Gen. Robert W. Cone, commanding general of U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, tells more than 40 general officers from across the Army to "...be mindful of the big ideas because TRADOC has to get them right for the Army of 2020" during a general officer operational assessment workshop at TRADOC headquarters Jan. 25. During the workshop, active-duty, Reserve and National Guard officers reviewed emerging concepts associated with the Army of 2020 and provided feedback on the proposals.

  • Caption This #3

    Jan 27, 2012

    If you've ever looked at a photo and thought you could describe it better than the caption, beneath it, here's your chance.

  • A different look at deployment

    Jan 27, 2012

    Fort Myer Fire Department Assistant Chief of Training Jon Culberson engaged in Middle Eastern patrols and was eyewitness to how war can reduce towns to rubble. But Culberson also was eyewitness to how shovels and the drilling of wells could strengthen Iraqi and Afghan municipalities.

  • Project Odyssey helps Baumholder wounded warriors relieve stress

    Jan 27, 2012

    Soldiers of Alpha Company, Warrior Transition Battalion -Europe took part in a Project Odyssey January 24-26, at the Hambactal Activity Center and Resort. The 3-day event allowed the Soldiers to participate in various activities including rock climbing, fishing, archery, and golfing.

  • Landstuhl Regional Medical Center saves lives, advances medicine

    Jan 27, 2012

    Medical-surgical teams at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center here save the lives every day of warriors wounded in Afghanistan and, until recently, saved troops wounded in Iraq. But that's only part of their success.

  • DFAC closes to civilians

    Jan 27, 2012

    The Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall dining facility is now permanently closed to civilians and retirees.

  • Army Reserve exceeds former active duty service members' expectations

    Jan 31, 2012

    For Specialists Jose' Duprey and Emilio Aguiar, coming off active duty into the Army Reserve meant new challenges.

  • Dempsey: Defense budget reflects clear strategic choices

    Jan 27, 2012

    The decisions behind the fiscal year 2013 defense budget request Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta announced yesterday represent the department's priorities of maintaining capability, keeping military pay and benefits fair, and managing risk, the nation's top military officer said today.

  • D3I Day brings defense industry together

    Feb 27, 2013

    D3I explained more in depth to local defense industry

  • Panetta, Dempsey Discuss Risks, Threats of the Future

    Jan 26, 2012

    The military must accept greater risks as a result of the new defense strategy and the constrained fiscal environment, but they are manageable, Defense Department leaders said here today.

  • Secretary of the Army John McHugh visits the U.S. Army Installation Management Command

    Jan 26, 2012

    Secretary of the Army John McHugh reaffirmed the Army's support to Soldiers and families during a visit to the headquarters of the U.S. Army Installation Management Command.

  • Fact Sheet: The Defense Budget

    Jan 26, 2012

  • Welcome home the millionth servicemember returning for Rest and Recuperation leave

    Jan 26, 2012

    Several Hundred supports gathered at the Dallas International Airport to welcome home the millionth servicemember returning for Rest and Recuperation leave.

  • Defense Budget Priorities and Choices

    Jan 26, 2012

  • Libyan delegation tours medical, wounded warrior facilities at Fort Hood

    Jan 27, 2012

    A six-member Libya National Economic Development Board toured Fort Hood, Texas, Jan. 25, 2012, to learn more about rehabilitating Soldiers after a war, the set-up of the Army and Warrior Transition Brigades and the role civilian organizations play in aiding Soldiers leaving the service.

  • New road win for Border Patrol, airborne Soldiers

    Jan 27, 2012

    The first phase of a new road being constructed by 40 airborne engineers from Alaska will pave the way for quicker Border Patrol response times along the U.S. and Mexico border.

  • 94TH AAMDC Soldier Chosen to Escort Dr. Jill Biden

    Jan 26, 2012

    Fort Shafter, Hawaii--Instead of watching the State of the Union Address on television like everyone else Sgt. Ashleigh Berg, an executive administrative assistant to the commanding general of the 94th Air and Missile Defense Command, was chosen to escort Dr. Jill Biden, one of America's most influential women there on Tuesday.

  • The Army works to develop the tactical network of the future

    Jan 26, 2012

    The Army works to develop the tactical network of the future. Working to build a better future is an on-going task for the Army and evaluations are conducted twice a year.

  • Arlington National Cemetery recovers nearly $27 million from prior years

    Jan 30, 2012

    Although widely disseminated in the news that Arlington National Cemetery was still missing $12 million, this is not the case. In fact, ANC has recovered $26,763,199.69 from prior fiscal years -- back to 2004 -- that was obligated but not disbursed.

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