Archive: Jan 2013

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  • Army displays future of ground-vehicle technologies

    Jan 14, 2013

    While the Army All-American Bowl showcased the talents of top-ranked high school football players and band members from across the nation, the Army displayed its top technologies and innovations in the Army Strong Zone just outside the Alamodome in San Antonio, Jan. 4-5, 2013.

  • Joint effort delivers 3 helicopters to Iraq

    Jan 15, 2013

    The U.S. Army Security Assistance Command with U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command and Program Executive Office Aviation facilitated and delivered three Bell 407 Scout helicopters to Iraqi Army Aviation today.

  • Developing an active approach to defense

    Apr 3, 2013

    For the past decade members of the Army's research community have worked to develop models of an active protection system with multiple configurations. The goal is to eventually field APS variants on Army vehicles.

  • SLAD advances survivability in under-body blast attacks

    Jan 14, 2013

    "The IED is the weapon of choice for threat networks because they are cheap, made from readily available off-the-shelf components, easy to construct, lethal, and accurate," said Army Lt. Gen. Michael D. Barbero, director of the Joint IED Defeat Organization, in his September 2012 testimony to the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense. Because of the prevalent use of IEDs on today's battlefield, U.S. forces are working to adapt equipment to offer better protection and survivability for Soldiers.

  • EOVAF scientists set standard for laser vulnerability analysis

    Jan 14, 2013

    Since 1983, the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's (ARL) Survivability/Lethality Analysis Directorate's (SLAD) Electro-Optical Vulnerability Assessment Facility (EOVAF) at White Sands Missile Range, N.M. has provided the resources needed for SLAD to establish preeminence in the field of laser vulnerability analysis. SLAD personnel use the EOVAF to analyze the vulnerability of optics to a full range of laser threats and evaluate the impact on the survivability of the Soldier.

  • USASAC town hall recognizes enterprise effort

    Jan 15, 2013

    During a town hall and employee recognition ceremoney held at USASAC's Redstone Arsenal headquarters Jan. 7, Maj. Gen. Del Turner, commanding general of USASAC, recapped USASAC's accomplishments of the past year and praised the workforce for its efforts in achieving the second highest dollar amount of Foreign Military Sales ever.

  • Vehicles shipped in support of coalition partner mission

    Jan 15, 2013

    On Nov. 13, 50 M1165A1B3 HMMWVs, or High-Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicles, departed Charleston, S.C. en-route to Port Aqaba, Jordan, to support the Jordan Armed Forces.

  • 2013 Inaugural Road Closures and National Mall Entry Points

    Jan 14, 2013

    The United States Secret Service in cooperation with its local, state and federal security, public safety and military partners, has developed an overall security plan for the 57th Presidential Inauguration.

  • Soldiers see stars

    Jan 14, 2013

    CAMP RED CLOUD, South Korea (January 11, 2013) -- The 2nd Infantry Division Soldiers often see stars, but few have seen the bright stars of the Army's top general in person.

  • Army chief of staff visits Dragon Brigade in South Korea

    Jan 15, 2013

    Army Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond T. Odierno presented coins to Soldiers from the 35th Air Defense Artillery Brigade "Dragons" at Osan Air Base, South Korea, Jan. 11, 2013, recognizing their various accomplishments.

  • Doctors, Nurses and Medics train with 212th Combat Support Hospital

    Jan 14, 2013

    More than 100 doctors, nurses and medics from the 212th Combat Support Hospital muddied their boots during "CSH Days," a recent training event at Miesau Army Depot.

  • 21st TSC receives LSS awards at Pentagon ceremony

    Jan 14, 2013

  • Busy flu season expected for Europe

    Jan 14, 2013

    While the peak of the flu season hasn't hit Europe yet, signs from the U.S. indicate it could be one of the worst in recent years.

  • Afghan academy graduates first female sergeants major

    Jan 17, 2013

  • FORSCOM Cyber Summit aimed at training, awareness

    Jan 14, 2013

    FORT BRAGG, N.C. (Jan. 10, 2012) -- U.S. Army Forces Command (FORSCOM) is partnering with U.S. Army Cyber Command (ARCYBER), Training and Doctrine Command (TRADOC) , and the Department of the Army (HQDA) to tackle challenges associated with the digital age. During FORSCOM's first Mission Command and Cyber Summit, held January 8-9 at Marshall Hall, home of FORSCOM Headquarters, organizers emphasized the need for cyber training programs and leader awareness to better protect military networks, information and personnel to enable successful military operations.

  • Army Special Forces Underwater Operations School makes its mark on Key West

    Jan 14, 2013

    The U.S. Army Special Forces Underwater Operations School is well-known throughout the military community. However, when tourists and residents flew over Key West, Fla., and saw the school's 50-foot free ascent dive tower on a Naval base, many thought it belonged to the U.S. Navy. That changed on Dec. 7, 2012 when the school hosted a ceremony unveiling the tower's new ink which reads "U.S. ARMY SPECIAL FORCES" on the roof and displays the Army's Special Operations Combat Diver Badge and Green Beret around the sides of the building, making their presence known.

  • Refueling in Rome -- Good eats near big sites

    Jan 14, 2013

    Eating well is Rome is separating the wheat from the chaff. One writer discovers dining decadence near some of the world's most famous antiquities.

  • Campbell assumes command of U.S. Army Europe

    Jan 14, 2013

    Lt. Gen. Donald Campbell Jr. formally assumed command of U.S. Army Europe in a ceremony in Wiesbaden, Germany, Jan. 9.

  • U.S. Army Europe forces support NATO missile defense

    Jan 14, 2013

    U.S. Soldiers in Europe partner with NATO and host nation forces in Turkey for missile defense operation

  • The secret to losing weight is avoiding fads

    Jan 14, 2013

    Diet pills and fad diets can cause more harm than good.

  • Busy flu season is on the way

    Jan 14, 2013

    U.S. sees one of the worst flu seasons in history, Europe not far behind

  • 2nd Infantry Division Soldier saves Korean life

    Jan 14, 2013

    A 2nd Infantry Division Soldier pulled a Korean man from a car that caught fire on Highway 61/Bundang Expressway Jan. 11, 2013.

  • Chief of staff champions Army's role in Asia Pacific shift

    Jan 18, 2013

    The U.S. Army chief of staff said American Soldiers will play a major role in the U.S. military's shift to the Pacific, during a visit to the region, Jan. 10-11, 2013.

  • Powering up the students at Regional Training Site-Maintenance Fort Indiantown Gap

    Jan 17, 2013

    Compared to other parts of the northeastern United States, Annville Pa. and its surrounding areas were spared the worst of Hurricane Sandy, but the storm created some unique challenges for the instructors and students at Regional Training Site-Maintenance, Fort Indiantown Gap. On Oct. 29, 2012, Sandy's winds knocked down trees and electrical lines causing damage and power outages to a number of facilities on the installation, including the RTS-M, FIG building.

  • Lancers leaves Afghanistan ready for Ready First

    Jan 14, 2013

    The 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, Combined Task Force Lancer, marked the end of a nine-month deployment to southern Afghanistan by relinquishing control of its nearly 15,000 square kilometer battle-space to the 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division, Combined Team Ready First, during a Transfer of Authority ceremony at Camp Nathan Smith, Afghanistan in Kandahar City Jan. 7.

  • Corps breaks ground on phase 2 of Fort Stewart hospital expansion

    Jan 15, 2013

    Officials with Fort Stewart, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Savannah District, Winn Army Hospital, and prime contractor McCarthy Building Company broke ground on phase two of a large-scale hospital expansion project, Jan. 10, 2013, at Fort Stewart, Ga.

  • More vets for pets, working dogs

    Jan 14, 2013

    The expansion of the Veterinary Center at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash., will shorten the wait lists to treat military pets and working dogs.

  • Team Apache announces nickname for the Apache Echo Model

    Jan 14, 2013

    The world's most advanced and lethal attack helicopter received a nickname by Team Apache at the annual government-industry Team Apache meeting at the Boeing facility in Arlington, Va., Jan. 8, 2013.

  • Time running out to register for Small Arms Championships

    Jan 14, 2013

    Only 50 slots remain open for the 2013 U.S. Army Small Arms Championships to be held from Jan. 28 to Feb. 8, 2013.

  • 6th Annual International Wangbang Mountain Bike Race

    Nov 30, -0001

    Soldiers of the 2nd Infantry Division participated in the sixth annual International Wangbang Mountain Bike Race at the Sports Complex in Dongducheon, South Korea, Oct. 28, 2012. The 2nd Infantry Division soldiers often join events involving local civilians in Area 1 as part of the Good Neighbor Program. (U.S. Army photos by Staff Sgt. Carlos Davis, 210th Fires Brigade Public Affairs NCO/Released)

  • The Chief of Staff, Army Gen. Raymond T. Odierno, visits 2nd ID

    Jan 13, 2013

    The Chief of Staff, Army Gen. Raymond T. Odierno, visited 2nd Infantry Division at Camp Casey, South Korea, January 11, 2013. Gen. Odierno talked with Soldiers of 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team and 210th Fires Brigade and viewed new equipment which the division recently received. (U.S. Army photo by 210th Fires Brigade Public Affairs Team/Released).

  • 'Build to Serve' Soldiers commended for Meritorious Service, APFT Excellence

    Jan 29, 2013

    VICKSBURG, Miss. - Seven Soldiers were recognized for outstanding performance by Maj. Gen. William M. Buckler, Jr., commander of 412th Theater Engineer Command, and Command Sgt. Maj. Steve Hatchell, interim CSM for 412th TEC and CSM for 926th Engineer Brigade, during the unit's Battle Assembly here at the George A. Morris Army Reserve Center Jan. 6.

  • Wings of Destiny clean up after snow storm

    Nov 30, -0001

    Soldiers from B Company, 1st Battalion, 126th Aviation Regiment, California National Guard, Task Force Shadow, sweep snow from a CH-47 Chinook helicopter's rear rotor blade on the 101st Combat Aviation Brigade flight line, Bagram Air Field, Afghanistan, Jan. 12, 2013 (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Duncan Brennan, 101st CAB public affairs)

  • Wings of Destiny clean up after snow storm

    Nov 30, -0001

    Spc. John Lutjen, A Company, 6th Battalion, 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, clears snow off the stabilator of a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter at Bagram Air Field, Afghanistan, Jan. 12, 2013. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Duncan Brennan, 101st CAB public affairs)

  • Wings of Destiny clean up after snow storm

    Nov 30, -0001

    An AH-64 Apache helicopter attached to 6th Battalion, 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, Task Force Shadow, proudly displays the 101st Airborne Division patch in spite of its generous covering of snow at Bagram Air Field, Afghanistan, Jan. 12, 2013. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Duncan Brennan, 101st CAB public affairs)

  • Wings of Destiny clean up after snow storm

    Nov 30, -0001

    Snow flies off the rotor blades of a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter as its rotors spin up to speed during a maintenance run up at the 101st Combat Aviation Brigade flight line, Bagram Air Field, Afghanistan, Jan. 12, 2013. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Duncan Brennan, 101st CAB public affairs)

  • Wings of Destiny clean up after snow storm

    Nov 30, -0001

    Spc. Zachary Vehrs, B Company, 1st Battalion, 126th Aviation Regiment, California National Guard, Task Force Shadow, sweeps snow off the side of a CH-47 Chinook helicopter on the 101st Combat Aviation Brigade flight line, Bagram Air Field, Afghanistan, Jan. 12, 2013. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Duncan Brennan, 101st CAB public affairs)

  • Wings of Destiny clean up after snow storm

    Nov 30, -0001

    Spc. Cameron Powell, B Company, 1st Battalion, 126th Aviation Regiment, California National Guard, Task Force Shadow, a CH-47 Chinook helicopter mechanic, sweeps snow off the roof of a Chinook on the 101st Combat Aviation Brigade flight line, Bagram Air Field, Afghanistan, Jan. 12, 2013. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Duncan Brennan, 101st CAB public affairs)

  • Red River HEMETT Tiger Team named "Squeaky Clean" by AFSBn-Bagram

    Jan 12, 2013

    Red River HEMETT Tiger Team cleaned up to be named AFSBn-Bagram's "Squeaky Clean" team during the battalion's Operation Clean Sweep.

  • Eagle Express: A team of junior leaders making it happen

    Nov 30, -0001

    Sgt. Simon Santiago, Headquarters Support Company, 96th Aviation Support Battalion, 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, Task Force Troubleshooter, hands off a box of blood to a soldier with Task Force Eagle Assault as part of a routine delivery at Forward Operating Base Shank, Afghanistan Oct. 6, 2012.

  • Eagle Express: A team of junior leaders making it happen

    Nov 30, -0001

    Spc. Ttricia Butler, Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 5th Battalion, 101st Combat Aviation Brigade aviation support operations liaison noncomissioned officer and Spc. Nicole Nelson, A Company, 96th Aviation Support Battalion, 101st Combat Aviation Brigade aviation support operations clerk coordinate for the transport of cargo on the Eagle Express and track each package at Bagram Air Field, Afghanistan, Oct. 5, 2012.

  • Eagle Express: A team of junior leaders making it happen

    Nov 30, -0001

    From left to right: Spc. Kyle Laws, B Company, 96th Aviation Support Battalion, 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, Task Force Troubleshooter, aviation support operations clerk, Sgt. Simon Santiago, Headquarters Support Company, 96th ASB, 101st CAB, TF Troubleshooter, aviation support operations noncommissioned officer-in-charge, Spc. Nicole Nelson, A Company, 96th ASB, 101st CAB, TF Troubleshooter, aviation support operations clerk pause for a moment to get a group picture of the Eagle Express "Morning Crew" at Bagram Air Field, Afghanistan Oct. 6, 2012.

  • Eagle Express: A team of junior leaders making it happen

    Nov 30, -0001

    Sgt. Simon Santiago, Headquarters Support Company, 96th Aviation Support Battalion, 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, Task Force Troubleshooter, and Spc. Kyle Laws, B Company, 96th ASB, 101st CAB, TF Troubleshooter work in the early morning hours to prepare cargo for delivery to Task Force Destiny's outlying forward operating bases at Bagram Air Field, Afghanistan Oct. 6, 2012.

  • Army Pilot serves 40 years

    Nov 30, -0001

    U.S. Army Chief Warrant Officer 2 Blaine Wyckoff, B Company, 3-238th, CH-47 Chinook helicopter pilot, a native of Akron, Ohio, who has worked in the aviation field as an enlistee 1972, rose to the rank of colonel and took an administrative reduction so that he could continue to fly, sits in the pilot's seat of a CH-47 Chinook helicopter at Forward Operating Base Salerno, Afghanistan, Oct. 20, 2012 (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Duncan Brennan, 101st CAB PAO)

  • Army pilot serves 40 years

    Nov 30, -0001

    U.S. Army Chief Warrant Officer 2 Blaine Wyckoff, B Company, 3-238th, CH-47 Chinook helicopter pilot, a native of Akron, Ohio, who has worked in the aviation field as an enlistee in the Ohio Air National Guard, rose to the rank of colonel and took an administrative reduction so that he could continue to fly, sits in the pilot's seat of a CH-47 Chinook helicopter at Forward Operating Base Salerno, Afghanistan, Oct. 20, 2012 (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Duncan Brennan, 101st CAB PAO)

  • Army pilot serves 40 years

    Nov 30, -0001

    U.S. Army Chief Warrant Officer 2 Blaine Wyckoff, B Company, 3rd Battalion, 238th Aviation, CH-47 Chinook helicopter pilot, a native of Akron, Ohio, who has worked in the aviation field as an enlistee in the Ohio Air National Guard, as an officer and a warrant officer stands with his favorite aircraft, a CH-47 Chinook helicopter, on his final deployment of a 40-year career at Forward Operating Base Salerno, Afghanistan, Oct. 20, 2012 (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Duncan Brennan, 101st CAB PAO)

  • C Company, Medevac

    Nov 30, -0001

    Crew chiefs with C Company, 6th Battalion, 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, Task Force Shadow, perform torque checks during periodic maintenance on an HH-60 Black Hawk helicopter Nov. 5, 2012. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Duncan Brennan)

  • C Company, Medevac

    Nov 30, -0001

    Soldiers with C Company, 6th Battalion, 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, conduct pre-flight checks on an HH-60 Black Hawk helicopter during shift changeover Nov. 7, 2012. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Duncan Brennan, 101st CAB PAO)

  • Chaplains strengthen roles, responsibilities at conference

    Nov 30, -0001

    Soldiers conference huddle shoulder-to-shoulder in prayer at a breakfast concluding the 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, religious support team conference at Bagram Air Field, Afghanistan, Jan. 4, 2013. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Duncan Brennan, 101st CAB public affairs)

  • Chaplains strengthen roles, responsibilities at conference

    Nov 30, -0001

    Chaplain (Maj.) Billy Graham, 101st Combat Aviation Brigade chaplain, gives a speech before presenting soldiers with certificates for participating in a "polar bear run" during a religious support team conference at 101st CAB headquarters on Bagram Air Field, Afghanistan, Jan. 4, 2013. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Duncan Brennan, 101st CAB public affairs)

  • Chaplains strengthen roles, responsibilities at conference

    Nov 30, -0001

    Chaplain (Capt.) James D. Murray, 2nd Squadron 17th Cavalry Regiment, 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, gives the religious support teams of the Wings of Destiny a class on overcoming the dark side of leadership at 101st CAB headquarters, Bagram Air Field, Afghanistan, Jan. 3, 2013. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Duncan Brennan, 101st CAB public affairs)

  • Chaplains strengthen roles, responsibilities at conference

    Nov 30, -0001

    Chaplain (Capt.) Steven Thomas, 2nd Battalion, 159th Aviation Regiment, Task Force Gunslingers, relays some of his experiences providing religious support to Pagan soldiers at a previous duty station during a religious support team conference at 101st Combat Aviation Brigade headquarters, Bagram Air Field, Afghanistan, Jan. 3, 2013. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Duncan Brennan, 101st CAB public affairs)

  • Why we serve: U.S. Army Sgt. Lydia Johnston

    Nov 30, -0001

    Sgt. Lydia Johnston, Headquarters and Headquarters Troop, 2nd Squadron, 17th Cavalry Regiment medic sends an email to coordinate a flight physical for one of the crew chiefs assigned to Task Force Saber at Forward Operating Base Fenty, Afghanistan, on Dec. 19, 2012. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Duncan Brennan, 101st CAB public affairs)

  • Why we serve: U.S. Army Sgt. Lydia Johnston

    Nov 30, -0001

    Sgt. Lydia Johnston, Headquarters and Headquarters Troop, 2nd Squadron, 17th Cavalry Regiment medic enjoys helping her fellow soldiers when they are sick or injured at Forward Operating Base Fenty, Afghanistan, on Dec. 21, 2012. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Duncan Brennan, 101st CAB public affairs)

  • Why we serve: U.S. Army Sgt. Lydia Johnston

    Nov 30, -0001

    Sgt. Lydia Johnston, Headquarters and Headquarters Troop, 2nd Squadron, 17th Cavalry Regiment medic demonstrates her technical proficiency every day when providing medical care to her unit mates at Forward Operating Base Fenty, Afghanistan, on Dec. 21, 2012. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Duncan Brennan, 101st CAB public affairs)

  • New female recruits join Afghan police force

    Jan 14, 2013

    The Afghan Uniformed Police force relies quite a bit on fresh new recruits to ensure the safety of Afghan civilians, but what it needs more than anything are female recruits.

  • Federal, state partners celebrate completion of key component in Everglades restoration

    Jan 12, 2013

    Federal and state partners celebrated the completion of a key component in improving freshwater deliveries to the southern end of the Everglades ecosystem Jan. 11, 2013, in Homestead, Fla., at the C-111 Spreader Canal Western Project Dedication Ceremony.

  • U.S. Army Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond T. Odierno Hawaii visit

    Jan 11, 2013

    U.S. Army Chief of Staff Gen. Odierno Hawaii visit.

  • Army lays out Network path ahead at industry day

    Jan 14, 2013

    Facing both new missions and fiscal constraints, the Army will use the Network Integration Evaluations to respond to emerging requirements, make smarter acquisition decisions and keep pace with technological change, Army senior leaders told industry partners this week.

  • Major General James K. Gilman Retires After 35 Years of Service

    Jan 11, 2013

    U.S. Army Medical Research & Materiel Command and Fort Detrick commanding general retires after 35 years of service.

  • Viability of industrial base concern for Army aviation

    Jan 14, 2013

    With already declining budgets, a potential sequester later this year, and a difficult economy, sustaining the industrial base that provides the Army with aircraft and aviation logistics support is a complex problem.

  • Army aviation facing 'exciting, uncertain future'

    Jan 14, 2013

    The current fiscal environment poses significant challenges for Army aviation, as well as the rest of the Army and the Defense Department, said Lt. Gen. James O. Barclay III, deputy chief of staff, G-8.

  • President to award Medal of Honor for heroism in Afghanistan

    Jan 31, 2013

    President Barack Obama announced Jan. 11, 2013, that former Staff Sgt. Clinton L. Romesha will receive the Medal of Honor, Feb. 11, for his actions in Afghanistan.

  • 1,700 Soldiers made it home for the holidays

    Jan 11, 2013

    Before leaving theater, Col. Geoffrey Slack, the 27th Infantry Brigade Combat Team commander, stressed the importance of the process to Soldiers and their families, asking them to slow down and take full advantage of the individually based demobilization process.

  • Seminar pushes Old Guard Soldiers to new fitness levels

    Jan 11, 2013

    Soldiers from 4th Battalion, 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard), took the principle of staying fit to a new level during a physical fitness seminar, Jan. 7 - 11, at Smith Gymnasium on Joint Base Myer Henderson Hall, Va.

  • Chaplain speaks with local clergy on PTSD

    Jan 11, 2013

  • Conventional, special operations forces aviation to continue collaboration as Army downsizes

    Jan 14, 2013

    Army aviation special operations and conventional aviation forces will continue to collaborate and forge bonds that will become tighter as the Army downsizes, SOF and other commanders said Jan. 11, 2013, during the Association of the U.S. Army's annual Aviation Symposium and Exhibit.

  • MOH Graphic

    Jan 11, 2013

  • 26th BSB welcomes Lt. Col. Behn as new commander

    Jan 11, 2013

    The 26th Brigade Support Battalion "Challenger", 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, welcomed Lt. Col. Beth A. Behn, a native of Cedar Falls, Iowa, as their new battalion commander with a change of command ceremony held at Cottrell Field, 9 Jan.

  • New app delivers real-time info about JBLM events

    Jan 11, 2013

    My Military Community app delivers info and events to smartphones.

  • Soldiers Update - All-American Bowl players and Eva's Heroes

    Jan 11, 2013

    High school football players from this years All-American Bowl worked with children involved in Eva's Heroes, an organization that works with special needs children. Read more: http://www.dvidshub.net/video/208244/soldiers-update#.UPBEB6yyDt4#ixzz2Hgsxdyed

  • Soldiers Update - 2012 NCO and Soldier of the year at All-American Bowl

    Jan 11, 2013

    The U.S. Army NCO and Soldier of the Year for 2012, met up for the US Army All-American Bowl. Read more: http://www.dvidshub.net/video/208270/soldiers-update#.UPBECayyDt4#ixzz2Hh0sTP4s

  • Spouse finds comfort in 'I know how it feels'

    Jan 11, 2013

    I am a firm believer that the best way to reach others is to share our own stories, to share our testimonies if you will. I believe "iron sharpens iron just as one man sharpens another." It is through sharing our experiences that others may find strength.

  • Huntsville Mayor Flies on Lakota Helicopter

    Jan 11, 2013

    During the 2011 tornadoes that devastated northern Alabama, Tennessee Valley waited in the dark for up to12 hours for daybreak before local authorities and emergency responders could safely and properly assess the damage and deploy rescue teams.

  • 2012 year end review for JBM-HH

    Jan 11, 2013

    The year started off with radio personality and former NAACP executive Joe Madison coming to Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall Jan. 11 to celebrate the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King the week before the holiday named in King's honor.

  • Dragons moving into new lair

    Jan 11, 2013

    OSAN AIR BASE --After seven years of occupying multiple locations across Osan Air Base, the 35th Air Defense Artillery Brigade 'Dragons' is consolidating into a central location in a brand new office building.

  • Bonded in battle: 1st Infantry Soldiers share war experiences

    Jan 11, 2013

    Capt. Adam Cowan and a group of his Soldiers from Company D, 2nd Battalion, 16th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, including Spc. Jordan Knox, were on a two-day mission checking out villages in the Ghazni Province of Afghanistan in August. The events of that day are ones that they will remember forever.

  • DoD, DHHS conduct joint exercise in preparation of inauguration

    Jan 11, 2013

    Members of Joint Task Force -- National Capital Region Medical Command and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services performed a tent fitting exercise at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, on Jan. 3.

  • Army's top general visits 2nd Infantry Division

    Jan 14, 2013

    Gen. Raymond T. Odierno, Army chief of staff, and his wife, Linda, visited 2nd Infantry Division Soldiers and their families at Camps Casey and Hovey, Jan. 11, 2013.

  • Why We Serve: U.S. Army Staff Sgt. James Reyes

    Jan 14, 2013

    FORWARD OPERATING BASE FENTY, Afghanistan (Jan. 9, 2013) -- In the midst of serving on his fourth deployment, U.S. Army Staff Sgt. James Reyes, a native of Killeen, Texas, has developed a different type of appreciation for the Army.

  • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers deputy commander visits Korea

    Jan 11, 2013

    Maj. Gen. Kendall Cox, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers deputy commanding general for military and international operations, made a three-day trip to the Republic of Korea Jan. 9-11. During the visit, Cox met with U.S. military officials, engineering Soldiers from the 2nd Infantry Division, members of Far East District staff, and toured construction projects at U.S. Army Garrison Humphreys.

  • Odierno meets frontline Soldiers in South Korea

    Jan 14, 2013

    The U.S. Army's top uniformed leader visited American Soldiers who serve close to the world's most heavily armed border Jan. 10 - 11.

  • Tripler officer named Social Worker of the Year

    Jan 10, 2013

    HONOLULU -- Maj. Veronica Almeida, who works in the Department of Social Work, Tripler Army Medical Center, here, was recently named one of the Army's Social Workers of the Year for 2012.

  • Leaders Tour Banner

    Jan 10, 2013

  • Army aviation's way ahead based on combat lessons learned

    Jan 11, 2013

    Army aviation has been in the fight now for more than a decade, and as the drawdown in Afghanistan continues, commanders say it would be wise to remember the lessons learned during those years.

  • Kazakhstan military delegation visits FORSCOM, Fort Bragg

    Jan 10, 2013

    A military delegation from the Republic of Kazakhstan, led by Gen. Col. Saken A. Zhasuzakov, first deputy minister of defense and chairman of that nations' chiefs of staff committee, visited Fort Bragg, N.C., Jan. 8-9. The delegation got a firsthand look at the latest in combat medical and tactical communications training and technology, visited memorials to fallen Soldiers, saw Soldier and Army Family support facilities and received command updates from U.S. Army Forces Command, U.S. Army Special Operations Command, the 82nd Airborne Division and Womack Army Medical Center.

  • U.S. Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno Hawaii visit

    Jan 11, 2013

    U.S. Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno Hawaii visit.

  • Single Interface to Field upgrades improve support to training, deploying Soldiers

    Jan 11, 2013

    A new version of the Army's Single Interface to the Field virtual portal was recently released, giving Soldiers greater flexibility and easier access to mission-essential logistics, training and fielding information.

  • 2-15 FA Soldiers play 'Allons Bowl' in snow

    Jan 10, 2013

    FORT DRUM, N.Y. -- The sun rose slowly Dec. 13 on a frozen field near Magrath Gymnasium as two bands of brothers in arms stepped onto the field to do battle. With hot breath visible in the cold air they huddled together, making ready their battle plans.

  • Soldiers return home from deployment to Afghanistan during holiday season

    Jan 10, 2013

    FORT DRUM, N.Y. -- About 180 10th Mountain Division Soldiers received a warm welcome home during two ceremonies at Fort Drum over the holidays as their deployment to Afghanistan came to an end. The Soldiers returned to friends and Families only hours after they landed at Wheeler-Sack Army Airfield during ceremonies Dec. 23 and Jan. 4 at Monti Physical Fitness Gym.

  • Clinic ceremony honors Korean War hero

    Jan 10, 2013

    FORT LEE, Va. (Jan. 10, 2013) -- An Army medic who was killed in action by enemy sniper fire while trying to save a wounded comrade 62 years ago in Uijongbu, Korea, received special recognition here on Jan. 3 when Troop Medical and Dental Clinic 2 on the Ordnance Campus was named in his honor.

  • Leaders name fitness facility for fallen 10th Mountain Division Soldier

    Jan 10, 2013

    FORT DRUM, N.Y. -- Amid a full house of Soldiers, friends and Fort Drum community members, an emotional Jack and Elaine Atkins on Wednesday witnessed the dedication of the Atkins Functional Fitness Facility, named after their son, a 10th Mountain Division (LI) Soldier who made the ultimate sacrifice while serving in Iraq.

  • Fort Lee opens Army's largest lodging facility

    Jan 10, 2013

    FORT LEE, Va. (Jan. 10, 2013) -- After a massive two-year construction project, the largest Army lodging facility in the continental United States opened at Fort Lee in late December.

  • TRADOC sees role of Army aviation growing while force downsizes

    Jan 11, 2013

    With a smaller, leaner force in the future, aviation will play a bigger and more significant role than it has over the last decade, said the Army's Training and Doctrine commander.

  • Fort Lee facility earns environmental design award

    Jan 10, 2013

    FORT LEE, Va. (Jan. 10, 2013) -- Another Fort Lee facility has earned a coveted gold rating through the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design program.

  • Paintball vet wants to build Fort Sill team

    Jan 10, 2013

  • Annual Polar Bear Plunge Jan. 12

    Jan 10, 2013

  • Commander's Cup

    Jan 10, 2013

  • Headquarters Company, Army Cyber Command Conducts 1st Change of Responsibility

    Jan 10, 2013

    Army Cyber Command notched another entry into its expanding history on Dec. 17 when Headquarters and Headquarters Company, Army Cyber, conducted its first change of responsibility.

  • Ride focuses on cycle safety

    Jan 10, 2013

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