Archive: Jun 2013

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  • 5th Signal Command welcomes new leader

    Jun 10, 2013

    LUCIUS D. CLAY KASERNE, WIESBADEN, Germany (June 7, 2013) -- The reins of 5th Signal Command were entrusted to a new leader at a change of command ceremony held at the Newman Housing soccer field. The Dragon Warriors of 5th Signal Command along with nearly 300 guests said farewell to outgoing commanding general Brig. Gen. Bruce T. Crawford and welcomed incoming commander Col. Mitchell L. Kilgo. Kilgo accepted the colors from United States Army Europe's Commanding General Lt. Gen. Donald M. Campbell, Jr. Kilgo also assumes duties as USAREUR's Chief Information Officer/ G6.

  • Arlington Hall, From Coeds to Codewords

    Jun 7, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. - History has a way of leaving its mark on contemporary scenes in a way that fascinates generations to come. Memorable events and settings can endow a place with an aura of greatness -- a lasting reminder of great achievements. Such a place is Arlington Hall.

  • Baumholder Soldier recognized as best in Army

    Jun 7, 2013

    Before the Army, Sgt. Denicio Diaz worked some very long days to support his young family. Each morning, he'd wake at sunrise for his shift at a grocery store, followed by a second job in airport retail. The Chicago-native did all he could to support his infant son and fiancé

  • Army officials: Knee brace puts 'a spring in your step'

    Jun 10, 2013

    Weight, hinge design, and assistive power of a quasi-passive exoskeleton were studied at the U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command's Natick Soldier Research, Development and Engineering Center here to see how these factors affect the way an individual walks.

  • Eisenhower lore centers around Fort Myer flag pole

    Jun 7, 2013

    Between West Point and the White House, Dwight D. Eisenhower lived on Fort Myer's General's Row.

  • Eating healthy improves life

    Jun 7, 2013

    Eat more of this, less of that. Carbs are good. Carbs are bad.

  • JBM-HH's Robledo takes part in best warrior clash

    Aug 19, 2013

    Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall Headquarters Command Battalion Staff Sgt. Pablo Robledo was one of 36 soldiers who participated in the 2013 Joint Base San Antonio Best Warrior Competition held at Camp Bullis, Texas, May 11 to 17.

  • The Big Payoff: Trans School moves field training to Fort Lee

    Jun 7, 2013

    FORT LEE, Va. (June 6, 2013) -- Just a few weeks ago, students of the Transportation School's Transportation Management Coordinator Course were participants in the Sustainment Warrior Field Training Exercise, a regularly scheduled, end-of-course training event staged at Fort A.P. Hill. It included 300-400 students from the Quartermaster and Ordnance schools and provided participants with an opportunity to showcase their technical and tactical skills in a field environment.

  • JBM-HH bike patrol MPs pedal into second season

    Jun 7, 2013

    Perhaps you've seen them at an intersection, answering a question from someone needing directions on Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall or assisting visitors in Arlington National Cemetery.

  • CECOM Software Engineering Center supports Oklahoma storm damage assessments

    Jun 7, 2013

    In support of the General Service Administration and Department of Homeland Security, the U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command's Software Engineering Center developed and fielded the new National Interest Action, NIA, code for the recent Oklahoma Tornado and Storm 2013.

  • Fort Lee's Quartermaster Museum exhibits seized ordnance artifacts

    Jun 7, 2013

    FORT LEE, Va. (June 6, 2013) -- A new exhibit called "Subject to Recall" will open soon at the Quartermaster Museum and will feature artifacts from an Ordnance Corps collection that was recently located to Fort Lee.

  • Centaurs, lighting up the skies

    Jun 7, 2013

    1st Platoon, Alpha Battery, 3rd Battalion, 6th Field Artillery Regiment conducted a night-fire operation at Forward Operating Base Arian with illumination rounds May 30, 2013.

  • Warrior Brigade SFAT shares tactical knowledge with AUP, ALP

    Jun 7, 2013

    Afghan Uniform Police, Afghan Local Police and coalition forces converge at an Afghan National Army forward operation base in Ghazni province, April 11, to conduct tactical maneuvers training and room clearing procedures - a critical training asset required for the types of missions they perform.

  • USAREUR CG visits Saber Strike 2013 situational training exercise in Latvia

    Jun 10, 2013

    U.S. Army Europe Commanding General Lt. Gen. Donald Campbell concluded his visit to Exercise Saber Strike 2013 in Latvia, June 6, 2013.

  • War College students recognized by Army leadership for suicide research project

    Jun 7, 2013

    During the Army-wide Suicide Stand-Down Day this past September, the 2013 class of U.S. Army War College students were asked to leverage their strategic thinking skills from their very first course work and take a comprehensive look at policy, process, and practices related to the record suicides within the military.

  • U.S. Army Europe welcomes new deputy commanding general

    Jun 7, 2013

    U.S. Army Europe welcomed its new deputy commanding general, Maj. Gen. Richard Longo this week after he departed his previous assignment as the commander, Combined Joint Inter-Agency Task Force-Afghanistan.

  • Exercise Shared Resilience 13 wraps up in Macedonia

    Jun 7, 2013

    Shared Resilience 2013 wrapped up with a closing ceremony in Pepelishte, Macedonia, June 7, 2013.

  • Community members kick off Farewell Heidelberg festivities

    Jun 7, 2013

    It's been more than 50 years since Max Rockafellow patrolled the streets of Heidelberg as a military policeman with the 529th MP Company. June 1 the Wisconsin native returned to the city for the first time since 1962 to say goodbye.

  • Military spouse, veteran receives Pat Tillman Foundation scholarship

    Jun 7, 2013

    TORII STATION, Okinawa (June 7, 2013) -- Heather Pahman, a military spouse, an Air Force veteran and a mother of two, received some exciting news early morning on May 22 when her telephone rang at 4 a.m.

  • EXPO integrates U.S., German communities

    Jun 7, 2013

    Mixing fun with learning is nothing new but Baumholder took that concept one step further by creating a festival atmosphere with free food, drinks and entertainment for the more than 1,000 visitors at this year's EXPO and Safety Stand Down Day May 24.

  • Wounded warriors rehabilitate through cycling

    Jun 7, 2013

    It's no secret that riding a bicycle is good practice. The Wounded Warrior Project has taken this idea and applied it to helping wounded warriors transition back to their duties or to the civilian world. Members of the Wounded Warrior Project were on Baumholder May 28 conducting a bicycle clinic for wounded warriors from the Kaiserslautern military community.

  • New pet rules affect U.S. military personnel in Korea

    Jun 7, 2013

    A new pet law affects U.S. military personnel bringing pets into South Korea, according to an Army veterinary official at Yongsan Garrison, South Korea.

  • House of Dreams visits with 6-52 ADA Soldiers

    Jun 7, 2013

    SUWON AIR BASE -- More than 80 children from the House of Dreams Orphanage visited the 6th Battalion, 52nd Air Defense Artillery here May 17. One of the largest non-profit orphanages in Suwon, House of Dreams and the Iron Horse Battalion work hard to maintain their friendship. The relationship between the Soldiers and the children is give and take.

  • Biking enthusiast provides hints for riding in Korea

    Jun 7, 2013

    CAMP HUMPHREYS -- For the bicycle-riding enthusiast, Korea is a paradise. The Korean government and local authorities are building bike paths throughout the country. These paths are for walking and cycling only and although you do see the occasional moped or ATV, for the most part they offer safe riding and a great way to get some exercise and see the country.

  • Humphreys community celebrates Asian American, Pacific Islander Heritage

    Jun 7, 2013

    CAMP HUMPHREYS -- The Camp Humphreys community celebrated Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, May 16, in the Community Activity Center. Like most commemorative months, this celebration originated in a congressional bill. In June 1977, Reps. Frank Horton of New York and Norman Y. Mineta of California introduced a House resolution that called upon the president to proclaim the first ten days of May as Asian-Pacific Heritage Week. The following month, senators Daniel Inouye and Spark Matsunaga introduced a similar bill in the Senate.

  • Lessons at English Camp

    Jun 7, 2013

    Cho Ho-jun, a student from Baemun High School, listens to the instruction of Sgt. 1st Class Thomas B. Perry, assigned to Company A, 4-2 Attack Reconnaissance Battalion, during the USFK English Camp visit to Camp Humphreys May 16. Forty students participated in the camp, which aims to give outstanding Korean students, who are eager to learn about American culture, a better grasp of the English language and American life on the Korean peninsula.

  • Franconian News for June 3 through 7

    Jun 24, 2013

    News stories in the Franconian News, the news source for U.S. Army garrisons Ansbach, Bamberg and Schweinfurt, for June 3 through 7 include Schweinfurt staff in a battle of wits against middle school students, a community health fair at USAG Bamberg and an Ansbach celebration of the culture and heritage of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders.

  • In His Jump Boots: Family shares father's story on 69th anniversary of D-Day

    May 1, 2014

    "Dad always told me, 'The harder you work, the luckier you get.' That was the phrase I've used on my kids a thousand times -- only through hard work does everything else happen," said Randy Clouser, while sitting in an easy chair at his father's former home in Clarksville, Monday. Randy's father, retired Sgt. Maj. Wilbur C. Clouser, passed away in 2012 at 90 years old. With more than 24 years of Army service, the Soldier better known as Bill parachuted with the 101st Airborne Division in Operation Overlord and Operation Market Garden. His legacy of patriotism now rests with his four children and nine grandchildren. Of the approximately 1.2 million living World War II Veterans still remaining, more than 600 die each day according to Veteran's Administration statistics. It is now left increasingly to their Family members, as well as the letters, articles, photographs and medals the Veterans left behind, to tell the Greatest Generation's meaningful story.

  • HHB, 210th Fires Brigade improves CBRN readiness

    Jun 6, 2013

    CAMP CASEY, South Korea -- Members of Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 210th Fires Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division, conducts Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear training on Camp Casey, South Korea, June 6, 2013. CBRN training is defensive in nature; it provides Soldiers the best possible chance of successfully operating in a contaminated environment. (U. S. Army photo by Cpl. Kim Han-byeol, 210th Fires Brigade public affairs specialist/Released).

  • A smarter way of doing things

    Jun 6, 2013

    Mississippi Army National Guard Sgt. Mario Sanchez (left), 859th Engineer Company (Vertical), a native of Umatac, Guam, and U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Christopher Shaw (right), 577th Expeditionary Prime BEEF Squadron, a native of Concord, N.C., prepare to lower the next section of pipe for the well that supplies the camp with water for laundry, latrines and showers, May 21, 2013, at Combat Outpost Matun Hill, Khowst province, Afghanistan. Sanchez and Shaw are assigned to one of the Theater Engineer Brigade's nine Configurable Small Maintenance and Repair Teams (C-SMART) - U.S. Army, Air Force, and Navy engineers that deploy throughout Afghanistan to quickly resolve coalition bases' quality of life and safety issues. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Sgt. Joshua S. Edwards, 129th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment/ Released)

  • Pacific Signal Soldiers participate in peace keeping exercise in Cambodia

    Jun 6, 2013

    Soldiers from the 307th Expeditionary Signal Battalion had the opportunity to work closely with their counterparts in the Royal Cambodian Armed Forces as part of exercise Angkor Sentinel 2013 in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, May 16 through 30.

  • DKO goes offline, AKO to transition over years

    Jun 7, 2013

    Defense Knowledge Online was discontinued May 31, 2013, but officials said Army Knowledge Online will be available for at least two or three more years.

  • What is the USACE Galveston District's Flood Risk Management Program?

    Jun 6, 2013

    GALVESTON, Texas - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Galveston District's Flood Risk Management Program (FRMP) was established in 2006 to provide current and accurate flood risk and floodplain information to the public and decision makers at the national, regional, state and local levels.

  • Former NFL great meets with wounded warriors; shares his story

    Jun 6, 2013

    FORT HOOD, Texas -- Soldiers in the Warrior Transition Brigade here were treated to a visit from former NFL player and Heisman Trophy winner Herschel Walker May 30 inside the WTB 1st Battalion's headquarters.

  • Net Zero provides energy security, saves resources, protects Soldiers

    Jun 7, 2013

    The Army's "Net Zero" energy initiative is a model for the private sector and a testament to the "art of the possible," said the assistant secretary of the Army for installations, energy and environment.

  • Stammer talks SHARP, Fort Campbell's role

    Jun 6, 2013

    Senior Commander and Screaming Eagles tackle sexual misconduct with week-long SHARP, "Stand Up" initiative

  • Reducing Future Soldier Losses

    Jun 6, 2013

    Recruiting company commander provides tools to keep Future Soldiers educated and motivated to remain in the Army program.

  • Teamwork: SMA's wife meets with Fort Hood FRG leaders

    Jun 6, 2013

    FORT HOOD, Texas -- When Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III visited Fort Hood, Texas, May 27-29, he was tasked by the Chief of Staff of the Army with two important missions. He shared Army top-line messages with Soldiers, Family members, and Department of the Army civilian employees, and took their concerns, and his own observations, back to Army leaders at the Pentagon.

  • Special Olympians touch Soldiers hearts

    Jun 6, 2013

    JOINT BASE LEWIS-McCHORD, Wash.-- Banners waived and cheers were heard as fans and families from across the state swarmed to Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash., to watch Special Olympians compete in the 2013 Summer Games, May 31-June 2.

  • 'This is a campus that takes care of people'

    Jun 7, 2013

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- Despite the current fiscal environment, headquarters Army Materiel Command still has a focus on improving the quality of life for its workforce.

  • SMA brings message of resilience to Fort Hood Soldiers, civilians

    Jun 6, 2013

    FORT HOOD, Texas -- Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond Chandler III spent three days at sprawling Central Texas post, May 27-29, and managed to cover a good portion of the largest military installation in the world during that time.

  • Last Forces Command battalion at Fort Lee closes shop

    Jun 7, 2013

    FORT LEE, Va. (June 6, 2013) -- Another chapter of the U.S. Forces Command closed on Fort Lee Friday as the 530th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion and two of its subordinate elements furled their guidons during an inactivation ceremony on Seay Field near CASCOM headquarters.

  • AMC band member chosen to become an Army Band Officer

    Jun 6, 2013

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- A U.S. Army Materiel Command band member was chosen to join the commissioned officer ranks. Sgt. Donald "Taylor" Criswell, senior instrumentalist, was selected to attend Officer Candidate School to become a commissioned officer after successfully completing the audition and interview. He now has the opportunity to command a large or special band.

  • 'After Earth' premiere draws thousands to Fort Hood fitness center

    Jun 6, 2013

    FORT HOOD, Texas -- Performers Jaden and Will Smith joined the USO in honoring Fort Hood's troops and their Families with an "After Earth" special movie screening inside the Abrams Physical Fitness Center here, May 31.

  • Army team successfully summits Mount McKinley

    Jun 6, 2013

    Army climbers summit North America's highest peak

  • JBLM Stryker Brigade commander relinquishes command after 35 months

    Nov 30, -0001

    The South Sound lost a long-standing resident of the community June 4 during a relinquishment of command ceremony here.

  • D-Day spotlight graphic

    Jun 6, 2013

    D-Day spotlight graphic

  • 'They trusted us': Big Red One Soldiers volunteer to aid Okla. tornado victims

    Jun 6, 2013

    When everything was taken away, the small things mattered most. Whether they were photos, jewelry, military memorabilia, toys, a Christmas ornament or a holographic picture of The Last Supper, each discovery held more significance than the Soldiers first realized. Spc. Bryan Weist dug through rubble for tools, fine china, children's toys and cookbooks. Capt. Erik Anthes and 1st Lt. Mark Keel searched among debris for family photographs and electronics that reminded a mother of a son who didn't survive the massive tornado that ripped through Moore, Okla.

  • Army's 238th Birthday activities in Nation's Capital

    Jun 6, 2013

    Join us in celebrating our Army's 238th Birthday!

  • STEM internship opens a world of possibilities for high school student

    Nov 30, -0001

    At the completion of her STEM internship at the Tulsa District U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Hannah Blankenship was invited to write a commentary about her experience. It seems this high school senior learned a lot more than she expected during the internship.

  • Ribbon cutting held for warrior retreat by waters of Skiatook Lake

    Nov 30, -0001

    A healing retreat for Wounded Warriors and their families is now complete at Skiatook Lake, a project managed by the Tulsa District U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in northern Oklahoma. The official ribbon cutting for the cottage was Sunday, May 26.

  • Beyond the Horizon Builds Schools, Partnerships

    Jun 6, 2013

    SONSONATE, El Salvador, June 5, 2013 -- About 1,400 National Guard, reserve and active-duty soldiers and airmen working side by side with their counterparts from four other militaries are building a lot more than four new schoolhouses in remote El Salvadoran communities.

  • Audience members participate in MDW's Twilight Tattoo!

    Jun 6, 2013

    Thousand of audience members roared in excitement as Soldiers of the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard), and The U.S. Army Band "Pershing's Own" performed during the Army Military District of Washington's "Twilight Tattoo" at Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall.

  • Anniston fields ABVs for National Guard

    Jun 6, 2013

    An Assault Breacher Vehicle handoff this week at Anniston Army Depot signals the completion of the latest round of production for this unique converted vehicle. Built on a M1 Abrams chassis, the ABV is a type of composite vehicle - taking the power and strength of the M1 hull and adding a specially designed turret system and plow.

  • Use caution in accepting outside employment

    Jun 6, 2013

    The Ethics Rules ("Standards of Ethical Conduct for Employees of the Executive Branch") pertaining to outside employment are the same whether employees are considering a second job during furlough hours or whether they already work for another employer on weekends or,other,off-duty,hours. However,,as we,approach furlough, now is a good time to remind employees about these rules. Generally, employees may,"moonlight",and work,a,second job. Ethics Rules provide, however, that Federal employees shall have no outside employment or activities that conflict with their official duties.

  • With Afghan drawdown, regional alignments to increase

    Jun 6, 2013

  • 'Armor Up': 3rd ABCT to host Sledgehammer Career Enhancement Fair

    Jun 6, 2013

    The 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, is scheduled to host a career enhancement fair June 10 through June 13 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Kelley Hill Recreation Center.

  • ANAD MWR offers rental equipment, facilities

    Jun 6, 2013

    Anniston Army Depot's Outdoor Recreation organization offers a wide variety of equipment rentals that are perfect for summer activities.

  • Hunter among AMC Personnel of the Year

    Jun 6, 2013

    Matt Hunter, chief of Anniston Army Depot's Managerial Accounting Division in the Directorate of Resource Management, is one of 12 Army Materiel Command employees chosen as AMC Personnel of the Year. The annual award, named in honor of Louis Dellamonica, a general engineer who worked at Hawthorne Army Depot for 65 years, is given to top employees selected from throughout the command.

  • Distractions have high safety cost

    Jun 6, 2013

    Distractions are everywhere and cost Anniston Army Depot more and more every day. When people are distracted, they fail to see hazards that can cause injuries, loss to property and even death. In 2009, distracted drivers contributed to more than 5,400 traffic fatalities, accounting for 16 percent of all traffic fatalities that year, according to the US Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. It is evident, from our accident data analysis that distractions cost ANAD and our employees dearly, especially when we are working to achieve the VPP Star and compete in the world market.

  • Junior NCOs finish Warrior Leader Course

    Jun 6, 2013

    Henry Caro NCOA Soldiers participate in culminating exercise to test leadership

  • 'Above-normal' hurricane season arrives

    Jun 6, 2013

  • Safety critical component of readiness

    Jun 6, 2013

  • Military will work with Congress to combat sexual assault

    Jun 6, 2013

    Military leaders look forward to working with Congress to get the tools needed to combat the scourge of sexual assault in the ranks.

  • Chiefs urge care in changing UCMJ responsibilities

    Jun 6, 2013

  • Around the Army

    Jun 6, 2013

  • PD COMSEC keeps the lines open

    Jun 6, 2013

    When Joint Program Manager-Guardian (JPM-G) risked not meeting Army Cryptographic Modernization (CM) requirements with their Unified Command Suite (UCS), impacting their ability for rapid response, they turned to Project Director Communications Security (PD COMSEC) at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., for support.

  • Garrison commander looks back on time on post

    Jun 6, 2013

    After two years in command, Fort Benning's garrison commander, Col. Jeffrey Fletcher, will transfer command 8 a.m. June 14 to Col. Michail Huerter during a ceremony in front of McGinnis-Wickam Hall. The change of command will mark the end of Fletcher's most recent stay at Fort Benning, a place he calls home.

  • JFHQ NCR-MDW Employee Spotlight - George Banker

    Jun 6, 2013

    The Employee Spotlight Program will highlight the positive impact, diversity and professionalism of our workforce.

  • How to leverage credit cards to strengthen your credit score

    Jun 6, 2013

  • Fort Sill kids head to creek for annual derby

    Jun 6, 2013

    FORT SILL, Okla.-- It was another great day in Southwest Oklahoma June 1 as the 26th Annual Fort Sill Kids' Fishing Derby went off with very few flaws. This one was unusual as, much like last year, the morning started off very cool after the arrival of a cold front. It was cool enough Saturday that a few folks had on light jackets or sweatshirts to ward off the early morning chill.

  • Adept Anglers

    Jun 6, 2013

  • ABOLC helps clean up Pine Mountain Trail

    Jun 6, 2013

  • War of 1812 bicentennial: Battle of Craney Island

    Jun 6, 2013

    After wreaking havoc in the northern Chesapeake Bay area in May 1813, the British turned their attention to Norfolk, Va.

  • Weather, consumption play part in saving energy

    Jun 6, 2013

    Fort Benning's energy consumption was 27 percent lower during FY 13 compared to FY 12, said Mark Fincher, energy manager for Fort Benning.

  • 2-Minute Warning

    Jun 6, 2013

    Pacers help heighten NBA interest in playoffs

  • Sudden Response: First Army Takes Reins

    Jun 20, 2013

    Exercise! Exercise! Exercise!" shouted Capt. Terry Riesel, a trainer/mentor from 157th Infantry Brigade, First Army Division East, assisting in Sudden Response, a recent command post exercise at A.P. Hill, Va.

  • Fort Sill Gold Star families raise awareness

    Sep 18, 2013

    FORT SILL, Okla. -- Perhaps one of the greatest fears of any military family is finding out that a loved one has died while serving. Although this fear became a reality for her when her husband, Sgt. 1st Class Clifford Beattie, was killed in Iraq two years ago, Chief Warrant Officer 2 and Gold Star wife, Karen Beattie, Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 31st Air Defense Artillery Brigade, turned that time of pain into a process of healing. She did that by organizing an awareness campaign for Gold Star families.

  • Sill student receives Corvias scholarship

    Jun 6, 2013

    FORT SILL, Okla. -- Our Family for Families First, a private, charitable foundation, selected Tatiana Cox, a Lawton High School graduate, as one of its $50,000 college scholarship winners.

  • Blood donors assist with Oklahoma tornado relief

    Jun 7, 2013

    Soldiers from the 168th Brigade Support Battalion coordinated with the Dallas American Red Cross to hold a blood drive to aid with Oklahoma tornado relief efforts.

  • Getting the line wet

    Jun 6, 2013

    Summertime in Alaska means fishing

  • Hiring event connects veterans, employers

    Jun 6, 2013

    Military personnel who have completed or are about to complete their military service can attend the Oklahoma Military Connection's Hiring Event June 6, at the Fort Sill Armed Forces Reserve Center.

  • Garcia cooks prepare enticing meals

    Jun 6, 2013

    FORT SILL, Okla.-- Staff Sgt. Juan Garcia Dining Facility patrons may have recently noticed a slight difference in available food choices at the facility. As the DFACs senior leaders sought ways to improve attendance at the facility they brainstormed a game changing idea.

  • Garcia Dining Facility schedule

    Jun 6, 2013

  • Fort Wainwright's Army 10-Miler qualifier

    Jun 6, 2013

    Soldiers compete for spots on the U.S. Army Alaska Army Ten-Miler Team.

  • Runners unite for Boston victims at 5K

    Jun 6, 2013

    Richard Munger, a retired Soldier who went through basic training at Fort Benning and now serves with the Watertown Police Department, was the first to arrive on the scene when the report came in suspected terrorist bomber Dzhokar Tsarnaev was hiding in a boat on Franklin Street in Watertown, Mass.

  • Soldiers earn emblem of combat

    Jun 6, 2013

    The "Steel Warriors" of 1st Battalion, 14th Field Artillery were excited to earn something that each Soldier desires, their shoulder sleeve insignia-former wartime service patch.

  • Hockey program allows Soldiers to put stress on ice

    Jun 6, 2013

  • The U.S. Army - strong, resilient and 238 years young

    Jun 6, 2013

    Fort Wainwright looks at Army's past and celebrates its birthday in many ways

  • Sill financial team preps employees for furloughs

    Jun 6, 2013

    The Fort Sill Financial Readiness Program at Army Community Service assists Department of the Army civilians and Soldiers, and offers money-saving tips to get through the furloughs.

  • Benning civilians get furlough letters

    Jun 6, 2013

    Supervisors delivered approximately 4,000 furlough letters to Fort Benning's workforce this past week. Beginning July 8, Department of Defense civilians will take an unpaid furlough day each week until the Sept. 30, the end of the fiscal year.

  • Employee Assistance Program provides information to assist furloughed civilians

    Jun 6, 2013

    Resources are available to aid furloughed employees

  • Children's marksmanship camp takes aim at weapons safety

    Jun 6, 2013

    More than 50 children and their parents participated in Fort Carson's children's marksmanship camp to teach children how to safely handle weapons, June 1 at the Cheyenne Mountain Shooting Complex

  • 192nd runners dedicate win to brigade

    Jun 6, 2013

    With a motivation no other team had driving them, the members of the Boomsticks team, which represented the 192nd Infantry Brigade, earned top military team honors at the fifth annual Run for the Heroes. "This year our goal was to put together … a crew of runners and do a culminating sports event before our brigade shuts down," said Boomsticks co-captain Jesse Thurman.

  • 214th Fires brigade Soldiers train to help firefighters

    Jun 6, 2013

    The 214th Fires Brigade is training its Soldiers to be firefighting responders to support the 4th Infantry Division in Wild Land Fire Fighting (WLFF) operations May 1 throught Oct. 31 to augment local, state and federal firefighting capabilities in the United States.

  • Joint town hall highlights community partnership

    Jun 6, 2013

    Fort Carson and local community leadership held a joint town hall to discuss troop numbers at Fort Carson and the upcoming furloughs among other topics.

  • Hospital marks anniversary, honors fallen WWII Soldier, doctor

    Jun 6, 2013

    Doctor was hero in Battle of Attu

  • Enjoy free museum admission all summer long

    Jun 6, 2013

    Blue Star Museums

  • Fort Carson engineers case colors

    Jun 6, 2013

    Two companies from Fort Carson's 4th Engineer Battalion cased their colors May 31 in preparation for a deployment to Afghanistan.

  • QLLEX 2013 Food Service

    Jun 6, 2013

    Originally designed as a petroleum exercise, QLLEX has become much more over the years and currently no other other CONUS-based exercise provides such a broad suite of real-world training opportunities for soldiers. QLLEX is a multicomponent exercise that challenges Quartermaster soldiers with real-time operations under combat operations and tempo.

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