Archive: Jun 2012

Showing 1000-1100 of 1529 items
 
  • Headline

    Jun 13, 2012

    FORT HUACHUCA, Ariz. -- Among all the problems that the general public faces, the most overwhelming can be the ones that deal with financial issues. For service members and their loved ones, finding ways to cope with these issues is a crucial part of everyday life, and Army Community Service gives them the extra help they need.

  • Organ donation: A gift for life

    Jun 13, 2012

    Every 10 minutes in the United States a name is added to the organ transplant waiting list. Each day 18 people die waiting for an organ. "I had never really thought about organ donation," said Joey Colleng, a telecommunications specialist at William Beaumont Army Medical Center. The Air Force veteran started dialysis in 2000 and waited nearly four years for a kidney transplant. "It wasn't until after I got my transplant that I got my donor card," Colleng admitted noting that sometimes reality has to hit for people to understand the importance of something. "It's different when it finally happens to you or someone you know."

  • 'Big bannana boat' Dredge Thompson takes final voyage on Mississippi River

    Jun 14, 2012

    After more than 65 years of service, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Dredge William A. Thompson began it's final trip down the Mississippi River, headed from Fountain City, Wis., to its final destination in Prairie du Chien, Wis.

  • Team Bliss responds to hurricane exercise

    Jun 13, 2012

    It happens within a few hours. A hurricane striking the Gulf of Mexico wreaks havoc on the coast. Thousands of people are left homeless and in need of medical attention. This single incident can overwhelm the capacity of any one entity. The cries for help and assistance puts a strain on local health and emergency services which in turn requires help from state and federal emergency services. "It is critical to have an emergency plan in place and also a medical facility for patients to be evacuated to during a natural disaster," said Lt. Col. Villalobos, William Beaumont Army Medical Center and coordinator of the U.S. Army Federal Coordinating Center.

  • Paratrooper shares artistic vision with battalion

    Jun 13, 2012

    When the average person sees someone dressed from head to toe in the Army combat uniform, his or her first impression is typically "Soldier." However, this is not always what defines the person in uniform. There is often something much deeper brewing beyond the maroon beret and the rank. Perhaps the individual wearing the ACU defines the uniform more than the uniform defines the individual.

  • Odierno visits Soldiers, local leaders in L.A.

    Jun 13, 2012

    Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno visited with Soldiers and local civic leaders and officials in Los Angeles, June 12, 2012.

  • CSA visits Long Beach Veterans Affairs Medical Center

    Jun 13, 2012

    Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. Raymond T. Odierno visited with veterans at the Long Beach Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Long Beach, Calif., June 11, 2012.

  • Fort A. P. Hill Garrison Commander reflects on past three years

    Jun 13, 2012

    FORT A.P. HILL, VA-- Lt. Col. Jack Haefner grew nostalgic as he reflected on his 3-year command at Fort A.P. Hill.

  • A strange case when shutting down manufacturing becomes an investment

    Jun 13, 2012

    When an Arsenal shuts down its wartime operations, this is usually big news. Reports should be immediately sent to higher headquarters alerting Army senior leaders that there is a significant problem that may affect the critical resourcing of our troops. No reports went out this week when the Watervliet Arsenal shutdown its operations for four hours, but that doesn't mean that this shutdown was not significant, because it was.

  • Williams Family honored for Volunteer Award

    Jun 13, 2012

    AUSA European Department Volunteer Family of the Year

  • USACE transfers $15.5 million Border Police Station in Paktia Province

    Jun 14, 2012

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Afghanistan Engineer District-North teamed with the Afghanistan National Police and Technologies, Inc. to build a border police station along the Pakistan border in Gardez, Paktia Province.

  • Odierno meets veterans, execs at Universal Studios

    Jun 13, 2012

    Army Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond T. Odierno and his staff tour the facilities of NBC Universal Studios in Burbank, Calif., June 11, 2012. Odierno met with military veterans employed by the company and senior executives during a visit to promote the Army Birthday Week.

  • 3-159th Attack Reconnaissance Battalion trains with Kuwaiti Air Force during live-fire exercise.

    Jun 13, 2012

    CAMP BEUHRING, KUWAIT -- Bravo Company, 3-159th Attack Reconnaissance Battalion (ARB) displayed its aerial capabilities in front of Kuwait's Air Force in May as part of the battalion's initiation into Operation "Spartan Shield".

  • Area I staged for possible repeat of monsoon flooding

    Jun 13, 2012

    At Camp Casey June 5, work continues on construction of a retaining wall. The wall and others like it in Area I will help alleviate soil erosion during the summer monsoon season. It's one of numerous flood-mitigation measures being taken in Area I by the U.S. Army Garrison Red Cloud, which is braced for the possibility of destructive summer weather.

  • Dancing dominates Hohenfels' Asian-Pacific celebration

    Jun 13, 2012

    Drums, dancing, and feasting marked Hohenfels' Asian Pacific Heritage Month celebration as one of the liveliest events of the year with the Community Activity Center overflowing with cheering crowds, recenlty.

  • Baby shower introduces dads to diapers

    Jun 13, 2012

    Area I Community Baby Shower, June 2, 2012 Area I expecting and new parents meet at the Camp Casey Community Activity Center June 2, 2012, for a Baby Shower. Various garrison activities had boothes where they passed out information. Dads-to-be were given a chance to see what it was like to be pregnant with the "empathy belly". Both parents also got the chance to see who could change their "baby's" diaper and try to guess the flavor of baby food.

  • 364th ESC Rolls Out New Awareness Campaign

    Jun 13, 2012

    The 364th Expeditionary Sustainment Command, an Army logistics headquarters here, is launching a new awareness program ahead of its planned redeployment later this summer.

  • Leaders focus on mission readiness through health council

    Jun 14, 2012

    YONGSAN GARRISON, Republic of Korea -- "Servicemembers who experience a lack of competent support tend to become distracted, which leads to them not being able to fully focus on their mission," said Monte Dale Hargrave, the Area II health promotion coordinator. To prevent distraction and to address concerns involving risk, suicide, health and overall mission readiness, Area II in Korea put together the Community Health Promotion Council in order to ensure that its Servicemembers would be a mission-ready deployable force.

  • Soldier Spotlight: Getting to know 2nd Lt. Melkart F. Hawi

    Jun 29, 2012

    Soldier Spotlight: Getting to know 2nd Lt. Melkart F. Hawi

  • Service Officials Affirm Commitment to Renewable Energy

    Jun 15, 2012

    Army and Air Force senior leaders said they remain confident that industry partnerships will help develop large-scale renewable energy projects on the services' posts and installations.

  • 411th Engineers assume control of operations in Afghanistan

    Jun 13, 2012

    Soldiers of the 411th Engineer Brigade, 412th Theater Engineer Command, officially took command and control of military engineering units throughout Afghanistan, June 4, 2012, in a transfer of authority ceremony at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan.

  • 'Golden Dragons' get back to basics at PTA

    Jun 12, 2012

    POHAKULOA TRAINING AREA, Hawaii -- Soldiers of the 1st Battalion, 14th Infantry Regiment 'Golden Dragons', 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, deployed to the Pohakuloa Training Area on the island of Hawaii on May 10 for a month long exercise to conduct battalion training and live fire.

  • Army labs build network for next NIE

    Jun 14, 2012

    The Army has finished the Network Integration Evaluation (NIE) 12.2, where it validated and finalized Capability Set 13, the first integrated set of advanced tactical communications equipment that will be delivered to brigade combat teams starting this fall.

  • G-2 retires after 24 years of service

    Jun 13, 2012

    Col. Pat Hampton retires at SMDC HQ June 11

  • Soldiers and Airmen bring the bling at 2nd annual Car, Bike Show

    Jun 12, 2012

    JOINT BASE LEWIS-McCHORD, Wash. -- According to weather reports, Saturday was supposed to be a rainy day, which is normal for the Pacific Northwest despite it being almost summer-time. Fate or luck intervened and pushed out the bad weather one day early so Soldiers and Airmen could enjoy the second annual Better Opportunities for Single Soldiers (BOSS) Domestic vs. Import Car Show at North Fort, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash., (JBLM) June 9.

  • Army Strong Milsap Family Heritage Marks African-American History

    Jun 14, 2012

    The Army Strong Milsap Family heritage marked history when 2nd Lt. Corey Milsap became one of the first African-Americans to receive an officer commission from the University of North Texas May 11.

  • The Army's Integration Team

    Jun 13, 2012

    On October 1, 2011, the U.S. Army's Program Executive Office for Integration (PEO I) transitioned to the System of Systems Integration (SoSI) Directorate under the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics and Technology, or ASA(ALT), to manage system integration and the Army's new acquisition model known as the Agile Process. SoSI became a subordinate organization of ASA(ALT). Reporting directly to the Deputy for Acquisition and Systems Management at ASA(ALT) headquarters, SoSI was stood up as part of continuing acquisition reforms meant improve procurement practices, streamline requirements, better manage cost and schedule issues, integrate new technologies before they are sent to theater and work more closely with industry.

  • Army Birthday Shout out from Regional Command (South) and 82nd Airborne Division Command

    Jun 12, 2012

    Regional Command (South) and 82nd Airborne Division Command Sergeant Major Bryant Lambert along with Paratroopers give a proud Army birthday greeting and shout out to all reenlistees to veterans and fans in attendance at Dodgers stadium in Los Angeles, June 12.

  • Senator Bill Nelson Wishes the Army Happy Birthday!

    Jun 13, 2012

  • Army Now - Story on the 237th Army birthday

    Jun 12, 2012

    Army Now - Story on the 237th Army birthday.

  • I Corps 2012 best Soldiers, Noncommissioned Officers compete for shot at FORSCOM

    Jun 12, 2012

    The I Corps Soldier and NCO of the Year competition took place at Joint Base Lewis-McChord June 5-7.

  • Army Today - Sergeant Major of the Army talks about troop cuts and higher standards

    Jun 12, 2012

    Sergeant Major of the Army talking about troop cuts and higher standards for Soldiers while the Army announces the expansion of the Involuntary Early Separation Program.

  • For 4th Stryker Brigade commander, NTC rotation all about relationships

    Jun 12, 2012

    FORT IRWIN, Calif. -- Soldiers with the 4th Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division aren't deploying to Afghanistan this fall to play soccer, but that's the analogy the brigade's commander is using to describe how he'll partner with local leaders once in country.

  • 'Old Guard' Soldiers, horses assist wounded warriors with therapeutic riding

    Jun 13, 2012

    Therapeutic Riding Program uses Soldiers and horses from the U.S. Army Caisson Platoon, 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard), to provide equine assisted therapy for Wounded Warriors and military veterans.

  • New York Army National Guard Engineers Working on the Old Erie Canal

    Jun 13, 2012

    COHOES, NY--A quarter mile of the old Erie Canal here in this old textile city north of Albany is being turned into a town park and walking path thanks to 30 members of the New York Army National Guard's 204th Engineer Battalion. The Soldiers --assigned to the 1156th Engineer Co. from Kingston, NY and the 152nd Engineer Co. from Buffalo-- are spending half of their two week annual training cutting down trees, trimming weeds, and leveling the ground between locks number 14 and 15 of the 19th century canal bed. They're staying at a local Hilton Hotel (instead of tents at Fort Drum), working from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., using chain saws, skid steer loaders, an armored "back hoe on steroids" called a High Mobility Engineer Excavator (HMEE), and having a great time , said Staff Sgt. Howard Weed, the project Non-commissioned officer in charge.

  • Clinical Data Visualization: Improving EMR Delivery and Usage

    Jun 12, 2012

    As the amount of digital health-related information has increased over the years, Clinical Data Visualization, which includes the presentation of captured data as well as the user interface to access that data, is becoming more important to many.

  • World Class Athlete Program Soldiers get set for U.S. Olympic Track Field trials

    Jun 13, 2012

    Several Soldiers in the U.S. Army World Class Athlete Program recently posted strong performances in preparation for the 2012 U.S. Olympic Track and Field Team Trials, scheduled for June 22 through July 1, 2012, in Eugene, Ore.

  • Soloist contest winner accompanies Army Band in performance at Capitol

    Jun 12, 2012

    The second annual Army Band national collegiate solo competition winner Francesco Camuglia's musical resume is piled high with achievements, but the 21-year old flutist's future is going to be overfilled with additional honors and accolades.

  • This is INSCOM video

    Jun 13, 2012

  • JBM-HH Army Safety Day kicks off training

    Jun 12, 2012

    Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, along with The Old Guard, kicked off 101 Critical Days of Summer with its annual Army Safety Day June 1 on Summerall Field.

  • Senior U.S., Mexican Army leaders hold talks in Mexico City

    Jun 14, 2012

    Twelve U.S Army lieutenant generals met with Mexican Army counterparts to discuss issues that affect both armies during a May 30, 2012, executive seminar in Mexico City.

  • Get Outdoors Day makes a splash at Blue Marsh Lake

    Jun 12, 2012

    More than 1000 people celebrated the great outdoors at Blue Marsh Lake on June 9 with kayaking, hiking, fishing and various outdoor and water safety activities. 'Get Outdoors Day,' hosted by the Army Corps of Engineers Philadelphia District, included a visit from Jo-Ellen Darcy, the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works and featured exhibits and demonstrations from 43 organizations from the region.

  • Army to deliver fuel-efficient generators to Afghanistan

    Jun 13, 2012

    The U.S. Army will soon field its next generation of operational energy to Afghanistan with a line of leaner, fuel-saving generators expected to transform the way power is delivered to the battlefield.

  • Armed Forces Celebration Week activities begin near Redstone Arsenal

    Jun 13, 2012

    A proclamation and Army Community Covenant signing at the Chamber of Commerce of Huntsville/Madison County officially started an activities-filled Armed Forces Celebration Week within the community that surrounds Redstone Arsenal, June 11.

  • Army Now - Fort Jackson retention instructors traveling to Camp Casey, Korea

    Jun 12, 2012

    This edition features a story about Fort Jackson retention instructors traveling to Camp Casey, Korea to train the newest crop of retention NCO's

  • Army Marksmanship Unit shooter grabs last Olympic spot

    Jun 12, 2012

    A U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit Soldier locked down the final spot on the U.S. Olympic shooting team Monday with a dominating performance at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials held at Pool International Range Complex.

  • Army Today - Soldiers from the National Guard learning fitness and resilience

    Jun 12, 2012

    This edition features a story about Soldiers from the National Guard learning fitness and resilience techniques at Fort McCoy, WI

  • C-17s deliver the goods for Warrior Exercise at Fort Hunter Liggett

    Jun 12, 2012

    C-17s from March Air Reserve Base from Southern California fly in equipment and supplies to support summer exercise season at Fort Hunter Liggett.

  • ASC HQs Company hosts organizational day

    Jun 12, 2012

  • MRICD Employees Earn Specialized Professional Certification

    Jun 12, 2012

    Two employees of the U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Chemical Defense have earned their credentials as certified professional Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee administrators through a program developed by Public Responsibility in Medicine and Research.

  • Major retires with 20 years of service

    Jun 12, 2012

    Maj. Steve Johnson retires June 8 in ceremony at SMDC Redstone Arsenal HQ

  • Panther Brigade Paratroopers prove readiness

    Jun 12, 2012

    FORT BRAGG, N.C. -- 82nd Airborne Division Paratroopers of older generations and the current one are familiar with what it means to be ready at all times to deploy anywhere in the world at any time. They know the late-night calls. The standard is always the same: everybody in ranks and ready to deploy.

  • Liberty Ride offers American cyclists glimpses of WWII

    May 1, 2014

    More than 60 Americans took part in a three-day ride that began June 1, 2012, passing through many towns and villages that withstood the horrors of World War II during the summer of 1944.

  • Army Marksmanship Unit shooter grabs last Olympic spot

    Mar 21, 2013

    A U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit Soldier locked down the final spot on the U.S. Olympic shooting team June 11, 2012, with a dominating performance at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials at Pool International Range Complex.

  • SEN Brown Wishes the Army Happy Birthday

    Jun 13, 2012

  • Talley takes command of Army Reserve

    Jun 12, 2012

    Lt. Gen. Jeffrey W. Talley assumed command of the U.S. Army Reserve Command at a ceremony at Fort Bragg, N.C., June 9, 2012.

  • Former Army chief of staff thanks Soldiers in Korea

    Jun 19, 2012

    A former U.S. Army chief of staff thanked U.S. Soldiers in South Korea for upholding America's commitment to security on the Korean Peninsula and stability in Northeast Asia.

  • 18th Engineer Brigade returns from deployment

    Jun 12, 2012

    Soldiers of the 18th Engineer Brigade, 21st Theater Sustainment Command, returned home to ear-piercing cheers from poster-waving family members, June 8, during the welcome home ceremony held here in the Tompkins Barracks gymnasium.

  • Camp Zama's 2012 graduates reach milestone step toward adulthood

    Jun 12, 2012

    CAMP ZAMA, Japan (June 11, 2012) -- Forty-nine graduating seniors from Zama American High School received their diplomas during a ceremony held June 9 at the Music Theater Workshop here, with more than 500 family members and friends in attendance to witness the milestone.

  • DoDEA Director meets parents at Seoul American Elementary School

    Jun 19, 2012

    YONGSAN GARRISON, Republic of Korea -- The director of Department of Defense Education Activity visited Seoul American Elementary School to meet with parents and discuss how parents could help their children stay academically engaged over the summer, June 11.

  • 237th Army Birthday Ball - Daegu, South Korea

    Jun 12, 2012

    DAEGU, South Korea--Soldiers, civilians and spouses from Area IV attended the 237t h Army Birthday Ball celebration hosted by the 19th Expeditionary Sustainment Command at Hotel Inter-Burgo June 9.

  • Normandy monument dedicated to Maj. Richard Winters

    May 1, 2014

    Along the causeway to Utah Beach stands a new monument to combat leadership, dedicated June 6, 2012, in memory of Maj. Richard Winters, who led paratroopers from Company E, 2nd Battalion, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division, during the D-Day landings.

  • Operational U.S. Army Reserve assists in Guatemala

    Jun 20, 2014

    U.S. Army Reserve engineers assigned to the 1st Mission Support Command are currently playing a critical role during the U.S. Southern Command Theater Security Cooperation known as Beyond the Horizon.

  • Washington Veterans Home cares for those who served

    Jun 12, 2012

    RETSIL, Wash.,--For more than 100 years, the Washington Veterans Home has cared for its service members on a 31-acre bluff overlooking the Puget Sound near Port Orchard, Wash. Over time, the facility has been upgraded with new "Neighborhoods" that are designed to maximize views of the Sinclair Inlet and the facility's Town Square, which has several support services. The Washington State Department of Veterans Affairs manages three veterans homes located in Orting, Spokane and Retsil, Wash. All three facilities have the same goal, to provide responsive medical and supportive care to veterans who can no longer provide for themselves.

  • Soldiers got game at Summer Slam

    Jun 12, 2012

    JOINT BASE LEWIS-McCHORD, Wash.,-- Divided in half, Wilson Gym screeched with sounds of tennis shoes in motion on both ends of the court June 9. The buzzer sounded off after every round during the "Summer Slam", as a new team took over the court in a unified effort not to be eliminated. Two separate matches played simultaneously on both ends of the court until four of the 12 three-manned teams remained for the final round. In addition to the sweat dripping down their faces and dribbling basketballs across the court, Soldiers displayed their physical stamina and were mentally on their game.

  • Wallisville Lake Project offers visitors outdoor fun, relaxation

    Jun 11, 2012

    Leave the City of Houston behind with its tall buildings, stadiums and busy streets and drive east on I-10 where in less than an hour, you'll find the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Galveston District's Wallisville Lake Project and feel like you are in an entirely different world. Instead of the hustle and bustle of the big city, the Wallisville Lake Project offers visitors a chance to enjoy lazy rivers, picnic areas and peaceful hiking trails.

  • One Team! Pacific Army Week Message

    Jun 12, 2012

    This week marks the 237th birthday of America's Army. Born on Lexington Green, our Army's heritage is that of the Nation. For over 237 years our Soldiers, Families, and Army Civilians have defended America with courage and honor, and I am proud to say that this generation carries on that tradition in splendid fashion.

  • Army launches 237th birthday week at Mount Vernon

    Jun 12, 2012

    The Army's top civilian and its top enlisted Soldier kicked off Army birthday week by visiting Mount Vernon, in northern Virginia, and placing a wreath at the tomb of Gen. George Washington and wife Martha, June 11.

  • Health Affairs chief thanks SAMMC staff, patients

    Jun 11, 2012

    The top official of military medicine visited with wounded warriors, toured the new burn unit, and the emergency department at San Antonio Military Medical Center on Friday.

  • Hiring event goes virtual to reach more veterans

    Jun 15, 2012

    It won't be a job fair in Detroit, June 25-29, 2012, but rather, a "hiring event."

  • Indonesian Army and USARPAC Conduct Pacific Resilience Disaster Response Expert Exchange

    Jun 12, 2012

    Malang, Indonesia -- In partnership with Tentara Nasional Indonesia or TNI (Indonesian Army), the US Army Pacific successfully conducted the Sixth Annual Pacific Resilience Disaster Expert Exchange (PR/DREE), 21-24 MAY12.

  • Unit mobilization provides stability for mission, Reserve Soldiers

    Jun 12, 2012

    Beginning November, the 174th Infantry Brigade will replace its' individually voluntary mobilized Soldiers with one of the brigade's six Reserve battalions.

  • German Armed Forces Proficiency Badge earned in Hawaii

    Jun 11, 2012

    SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii - Although it's on the opposite side of the earth from Germany, Soldiers from across the U.S. Army, Pacific, gathered in Hawaii to compete and earn the German Armed Forces Proficiency Badge, June 5 and 6. The German Armed Forces Proficiency Badge, or GAFPB, is a decoration awarded by the German Army and authorized by the U.S. Army by meeting or exceeding qualification standards. To be awarded the badge a German liaison officer must be present. Less than one percent of the Army gets the opportunity to compete for this award. Fourteen 311th Signal Command (T) Soldiers joined over 150 other Pacific area Soldiers to participate in this year's two day qualification test.

  • 2012 National JROTC Leadership and Academic Bowl Brings Student Leaders from across the Nation

    Jun 12, 2012

    Junior ROTC teams from all services will compete live online in the initital Tri-service Academic Bowl June 22-26.

  • Bringing Leaders into Rider Training

    Jun 11, 2012

    The process Soldiers use to get their required motorcycling and driving training will change with the coming of the new fiscal year. Since 2007, Soldiers have used the AIRS, or the Army IMCOM Registration System, to sign up for the driving and motorcycle riding provided under the Army Traffic Safety Training Program. Performed under contract for the Army's Installation Management Command, AIRS allowed Soldiers to self-register by going to an online site, search for the training they wanted and then apply for it.

  • Lt. Gen. Perkins leads Army Birthday Celebration in Kansas City

    Jun 11, 2012

  • Army launches 237th birthday week at Mount Vernon

    Jun 12, 2012

    The Army's top civilian and its top enlisted Soldier kicked off Army birthday week by visiting Mount Vernon, in northern Virginia, and placing a wreath at the tomb of Gen. George Washington and wife Martha, June 11, 2012.

  • 'Music Under the Stars' concert series kicks off at Fort Eustis

    Jun 11, 2012

    FORT EUSTIS, Va. -- Under a warm spring twilight sky beside the sparkling James River, music filled the air at Ft. Eustis' Magnolia Park as the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command Band kicked off the annual Music Under the Stars concert series June 7.

  • Rare event: Security Team gets First Army combat patch

    Jun 11, 2012

    For only the second time in more than fifty years, First Army Soldiers are deployed in support of ongoing operations Afghanistan, filling an Army requirement for Security Force Assisting and Advising Teams (SFAAT). A combat patch ceremony took place May 31 at Forward Operating Base Gamberi during which a dozen First Army Soldiers placed the First Army patch on their right shoulders.

  • What is the Wallisville Lake Project?

    Jun 11, 2012

    Tucked away along the outskirts of the bustling City of Houston lies a 23,000-acre natural retreat also known as the Wallisville Lake Project. Not only does the project provide recreational opportunities for visitors to connect with the outdoors that includes kayaking, bird watching, recreational fishing and picnicking, the project serves a very important watershed function.

  • TRADOC honors legendary commanding general in building dedication ceremony

    Jun 11, 2012

    FORT EUSTIS, Va. -- The U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command honored its second commanding general, the late Gen. Donn Starry, in a building dedication ceremony at Ft. Eustis June 8.

  • 1st BCT Soldiers enhance skills during 'Raider Strike'

    Jun 11, 2012

    Soldiers of 1st Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, continue to train during the "Raider Strike" exercise at Camp Red Devil, which began April 30 and will run through late June, in preparation for an upcoming rotation to the National Training Center at Fort Irwin, Calif.

  • Cavalry troops earn their spurs

    Jun 11, 2012

    FORT DRUM, NY -- More than 50 Soldiers from the 1st Squadron, 89th Cavalry Regiment and other 10th Mountain Division (LI) cavalry organizations participated in a time-honored event unique to U.S. Cavalry troopers known as a "spur ride" June 6.

  • Chandler learns about network defense mission at Army Cyber Command

    Jun 13, 2012

    The Army's most senior noncommissioned officer made his first visit to U.S. Army Cyber Command June 7, 2012, and left with a clearer understanding of how the command protects Army computer and electronic networks around the world, and the importance of that mission.

  • Students help celebrate Army's Birthday through creativity

    Jun 11, 2012

    FORT BRAGG, NC -- In celebration of the U.S. Army's 237th Birthday on June 14, Soldiers and Family members from the Fort Bragg and surrounding communities are participating with events such as a birthday run, cake competitions, flag handouts, as well as a poster and essay contest.

  • Soldier Show cast salutes local vet

    Jun 11, 2012

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. - (At top) World War II veteran Paul Newcomer congratulates a U.S. Army Soldier Show cast member after the group's June 1 performance at the post theater. (At left) Newcomer posed for pictures with the cast and crew and thanked them for their performance and service to the nation. The Bel Air resident was accompanied by his daughter, Andrea Huson, and said it was the first Soldier Show he had seen. Nearly 900 community members attended Friday evening's live musical performance; 437 attended the matinee earlier in the day. The active duty Soldiers will perform at 40 venues across the globe during the yearlong tour that features class and modern hits, and some original material.

  • Army preparing to field network systems to deploying brigades

    Jun 12, 2012

    As the Army's third Network Integration Evaluation concludes, the service in the midst of synchronized fielding efforts as it prepares to field the first integrated group of advanced tactical communications technologies to deploying Soldiers beginning this October.

  • June 9, 2012 -- CSA Remarks USARC Change of Command (As Delivered)

    Jun 11, 2012

  • Life-saving training results in state award

    Jun 12, 2012

    The value of a life-saving program at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., has resulted in it being honored with a prestigious state award during National Emergency Medical Services Week in May.

  • North Harford Middle rededicates Wall of Honor

    Jun 11, 2012

  • Memorial Day Ceremony in Normandy, France 2012

    Jun 11, 2012

    "The right place to be" summed up the sentiment of many 21st Theater Sustainment Command Soldiers who participated in the Memorial Day ceremony May 27 at the Normandy American Cemetery here. The approximately 35 Soldiers from the 21st TSC provided the color guard, the rifle squad and an honor platoon for the ceremony.

  • APG farewells civilian retirees

    Jun 11, 2012

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. - Five civilians retired during the installation retirement ceremony at the Ball Conference Center May 31.

  • APG celebrates Army birthday with June 14 festivities

    Jun 11, 2012

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. - The community is invited to join in a variety of celebrations in honor of the Army's 237th birthday at Aberdeen Proving Ground June 14.

  • Mustafaa assumes command of HHC Garrison

    Jun 11, 2012

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. - June 1 brought a transition in leadership for the APG Garrison's Headquarters and Headquarters Company, as Capt. Malikah McCormick ceded leadership of the unit to Capt. Maritzabel Mustafaa during a Change of Command ceremony at Top of the Bay.

  • 7th CSC Soldiers train with Bosnia-Herzegovina Armed Forces

    Jun 12, 2012

    Bosnia-Herzegovina -- Nineteen Ninety Five was a significant year in the history of Bosnia -Herzegovina. The Dayton Peace Accords were signed in December of that year to end the Bosnia War.

  • DOD Support of Civil Authorities Discussed at Fort McNair

    Jun 11, 2012

    The Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments' chief administrative officers were briefed on the mission and capabilities of the JFHQ-NCR/MDW during their quarterly meeting, held this month on the historic Army installation.

  • Adelphi Cops Honored for Detaining Intruder

    Jun 11, 2012

    Officer Troy Moore (left) and Corporal Le'Varn Peden (right) from the ALC Police Department have been awarded Achievement Medals from Adelphi Lab Center Garrison Manager Joe Watson for their recent actions in apprehending a weekend intruder to the installation.

  • "Lights Out" comedy tour lights up crowd

    Jun 11, 2012

    Laughter rocked the house as five of America's fastest rising comedians graced the stage of Hohenfels' Zone as part of the "Lights Out Comedy Tour," recently.

  • Soldiers in Germany celebrate Army's 237th Birthday

    Jun 12, 2012

    Soldiers at U.S. Army Garrison Kaiserslautern celebrated the Army's 237th birthday with a motivational run on Rhine Ordinance Barracks, Germany, June 8, 2012.

  • Bragg paratroopers, Afghan soldiers disrupt insurgent safe havens in Ghazni Province

    Jun 11, 2012

    U.S. Army paratroopers and Afghan soldiers are hunting the hinterlands of Afghanistan's restive Ghazni Province to root out insurgents from their safe havens.

THE ARMY NOW

More Videos

STAND-TO!
WORLD VIEW(Links to external media)