Archive: Aug 2013

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  • Success Through Partnership

    Nov 30, -0001

    Recovery operators with the 536th support maintenance company, Task Force Lifeliner train Polish soldiers in recovery operations on American vehicles as the looming 2014 drawdown continues. Includes sound bites from Sgt. 1st Class Antonio D. Green, Inspector. Unit: 536th Support Maintenance Company, Task Force Lifeliner. Hometown: Aiken, S.C. Sgt. Travis Broussard, Recovery Operator. Unit: 536th Support Maintenance Company, Task Force Lifeliner. Hometown: Lafayette, La. and 2nd Lt. Ewa Kunz-Piszcz, Polish LNO. Also available in high definition.

  • Success Through Partnership (Short Version)

    Aug 12, 2013

    Recovery operators with the 536th support maintenance company, Task Force Lifeliner train Polish soldiers in recovery operations on American vehicles as the looming 2014 drawdown continues. Includes sound bites from Sgt. Travis Broussard, Recovery Operator. Unit: 536th Support Maintenance Company, Task Force Lifeliner. Hometown: Lafayette, La. and 2nd Lt. Ewa Kunz-Piszcz, Polish LNO. Also available in high definition.

  • 401st AFSB receives first weigh-in-motion system in Afghanistan

    Aug 12, 2013

    The 401st Army Field Support Brigade is the first unit in Afghanistan to procure the state-of-the-art weigh-in-motion system, which can record a vehicle's length, width, height, weight, number of axles and center of balance in a matter of seconds without the vehicle operator having to come to a halt.

  • Air Defense Artillery Vietnam veterans donate memorial to Fort Sill

    Aug 12, 2013

    The National Dusters, Quads and Searchlight Association donated a memorial to Fort Sill's Constitution Park, during an unveiling ceremony, Aug. 9, 2013, at Fort Sill, Okla.

  • Trainer/Mentors ensure reserve-component readiness

    Aug 23, 2013

    First Army Division East trainer/mentors play an integral role in ensuring reserve-component units maintain a high degree of readiness. Recently when members of the 86th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, a National Guard unit, conducted a command post exercise at Fort Drum, N.Y., Soldiers from 4th Cavalry Brigade, First Army Division East, were standing ready as trainer/mentors and subject matter experts.

  • Army Strong: Sgt. Odyssey U. Martin named the women's tall figure and bodybuilding heavyweight champ

    Nov 30, -0001

    Do you think you have what it takes to become a champion bodybuilder? Could you do it in just four months? Sgt. Odyssey U. Martin, a human resources sergeant for the 247th Military Police Detachment and native of Lexington Park, Md. can proudly answer yes to both those questions after winning at the 2013 Muscle Beach women's figure tall and bodybuilding heavyweight categories on August 4th at Camp Foster, Okinawa, Japan.

  • Vibrant Response: The first step

    Aug 11, 2013

    Almost all of the approximately 5,700 service members and civilians participating in Vibrant Response 13-2 share something in common, they go though the Joint Readiness Center when they arrive and when they leave.

  • Michigan, Indiana National Guard units train in realistic environment

    Aug 13, 2013

    Soldiers from the Michigan and Indiana National Guard began their domestic response training during Vibrant Response 13-2, Aug. 10, 2013.

  • Making a Seafair wish come true

    Nov 30, -0001

    Soldiers, sailors, civilians and veterans groups come together to make an ill child's wih come true during Seafair, Seattle's summerlong celebration.

  • Medivac Team Gears up for Emergency Response Training

    Aug 11, 2013

    Medics, crew members and pilots from F Company, 1st Battalion, 214th Aviation Regiment, check their equipment on the helicopters to make sure they are mission-ready for their training exercise.

  • Brothers in communications

    Aug 11, 2013

    Brothers Spc. Micaiah Glover and 1st Lt. Elijah Glover; and brothers Sgt. Brandon Corey McAlpin and Sgt. Richard Kyle McAlpin provide communication and signal support for the 31st Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Brigade, of Alabama and the 4th Military Police Brigade, of Michigan for Vibrant Response 13-2.

  • Hospital evacuated during CBRN incident

    Aug 11, 2013

    Soldiers from the 300th Chemical Company and the 377th Chemical Company, evacuate and decontaminate patients in a simulated Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear incident during Vibrant Response.

  • US soldiers receive Polish marksmanship badges

    Nov 30, -0001

    Soldiers from Cross Functional Team Warrior, 10th Mountain Division stand in formation to be awarded the Polish marksmanship badge, Aug. 10 2013. American and Polish forces spent a day at the firing range on Forward Operating Base Ghazni where both forces qualified on one another's basic combat rifle.

  • US soldiers receive Polish marksmanship badges

    Nov 30, -0001

    Soldiers from Cross Functional Team Warrior, 10th Mountain Division and Task Froce White Eagle, Polish army soldiers stand with Polish Brig. Gen. Marek Sokolowski, Task Force White Eagle commander, after being awarded the basic rifle marksmanship badge of their respective counterparts, 10 August 2013. American and Polish forces spent a day at the firing range on Forward Operating Base Ghazni where both forces qualified on one another's basic combat rifle.

  • US soldiers receive Polish marksmanship badges

    Nov 30, -0001

    U.S. Army Pfc. Joshua Moore, Company C, 1st Brigade Special Troops Battalion, Cross Functional Team Warrior receives the Polish marksmanship badge, Aug. 10, 2013. American and Polish forces spent a day at the firing range on Forward Operating Base Ghazni where both forces qualified on one another's basic combat rifle.

  • US soldiers receive Polish marksmanship badges

    Nov 30, -0001

    Soldiers from Cross Functional Team Warrior, 10th Mountain Division and Polish army aoldiers stand in formation to be awarded marksmanship badges from their respective counterparts, Aug. 10, 2013. American and Polish forces spent a day at the firing range on Forward Operating Base Ghazni where both forces qualified on one another's basic combat rifle.

  • US soldiers receive Polish marksmanship badges

    Nov 30, -0001

    U.S. Army Capt. Kyle Barrett, commander of Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Brigade Special Troops Battalion, Cross Functional Team Warrior presents Polish soldiers with U.S. Army Marksmanship badges, Aug. 10, 2013. American and Polish forces spent a day at the firing range on Forward Operating Base Ghazni where both forces qualified on one another's basic combat rifle.

  • US soldiers receive Polish marksmanship badges

    Nov 30, -0001

    U.S. Army Capt. Kyle Barrett, commander of Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Brigade Special Troops Battalion, Cross Functional Team Warrior presents polish soldiers with U.S. Army marksmanship badges, Aug. 10, 2013. American and Polish forces spent a day at the firing range on Forward Operating Base Ghazni where both forces qualified on one another's basic combat rifle.

  • Construction of Afghanistan National Police Compounds in Kandahar Underway

    Aug 11, 2013

    Construction is underway on an Afghan National Police provincial headquarters and Provincial Response Company compound here. Once complete, the headquarters will accommodate 200 police specialists and the company compound will accommodate 135 personnel. "Infrastructure like the kind currently under construction in Kandahar will enable Afghans to provide increased security and stability in the province because these facilities provide adequate places for Afghan National Security Forces to live, work, train," said U.S. Army Lt. Col. John Connor, officer in charge of the Transatlantic Afghanistan District South Area Office.

  • Exercise prepares Soldiers for real world missions

    Aug 10, 2013

    75th Training Command Soldiers evaluate training exercises from July 27 through Aug. 7 to help improve efficiency and accuracy in real world scenarios through a mission on Camp Atterbury.

  • Sappers lead the way! Dragoon RCP clears routes of IEDs

    Aug 11, 2013

    Transportation is a key element in the support of any military operation. Route clearance teams throughout the U.S. Army have worked countless hours to ensure the safety and functionality of various transport routes in many countries so that safe transportation is possible.

  • The 86th Engineer Dive Detachment changes command in their own way

    Aug 10, 2013

    KUWAIT NAVAL BASE, Kuwait -- The 86th Engineer Dive Detachment conduct their change of command ceremony Aug. 9 between Capt. Jon-Paul S. Navarro, the outgoing commander, and Capt. Matthew Schiller, the incoming commander. Usually change of command ceremonies are conducted on the unit's formation field or inside of a gym. The 86th decided to add their own twist and conduct the ceremony in the surf on the beach of Kuwait Naval Base. (Photo by U.S. Army Sgt. James Hale, Third Army/ARCENT Public Affairs)

  • A huge step for the Afghan National Army recon

    Aug 10, 2013

    PAKTIKA PROVINCE, Afghanistan -- The reconnaissance tolei, the Afghan equivalent of a company, for the 2nd Brigade, 203rd Corps of the Afghan National Army is a part of the 4th Kandak, the Afghan equivalent of a battalion, participated in a corps-level operation with the 6th Kandak of the same brigade, called Nijat II, during the final weeks of June.

  • Afghan master gunner sustains artillery standards

    Aug 10, 2013

    Afghanistan -- The field artillery in the Afghan National Army recently made a great stride in their enduring ability to train and certify soldiers to fire artillery, a much needed benchmark for independent operations.

  • KFOR meets with citizens to hear concerns

    Nov 30, -0001

    The mission of the NATO-led Kosovo Forces is to maintain a safe and secure environment and ensure freedom of movement throughout Kosovo. When achieving one goal hampers the other, however, local residents will let their opinions be heard. It then falls upon KFOR to help resolve the situation by meeting with members of the local community, evaluating the situation and planning a course of action in the best interests of all parties involved.

  • Franconian News for Aug. 5 to 9, 2013

    Aug 30, 2013

    News stories in the Franconian News, the news source for U.S. Army garrisons Ansbach, Bamberg and Schweinfurt, for Aug. 5 through 9, 2013, include a new location for the PCS rodeo at Ansbach, new policy on personally owned vehicle noise at Bamberg, and Kessler Gym closure at Schweinfurt.

  • BTB 1-25 SBCT completes 25-mile foot march

    Aug 13, 2013

    Soldiers from the Brigade Troops Battalion, 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, conducted a 25-mile road march on Fort Wainwright, Alaska, Aug. 7.

  • Col. Nestor A. Sadler assumes command of U.S. Army Kwajalein Atoll

    Aug 9, 2013

    Col. Nestor A. Sadler assumed command of U.S. Army Kwajalein Atoll on Aug. 2 in a traditional assumption of command ceremony.

  • Outreach in the Marshall Islands: MIT/LL continues to offer IT internship to RMI residents

    Aug 9, 2013

    MIT/LL offers 10-week IT internship to two RMI residents in hopes they will return to RMI to work in an IT field.

  • West Point Cadet interns at Reagan Test Site, Kwajalein

    Aug 9, 2013

    West Point Cadet Ian De Mallie experienced unique internship at Reagan Test Site, learning about radars and mission at U.S. Army Kwajalein Atoll.

  • 2-8 FA Soldiers slingload M-777 Howitzer

    Aug 9, 2013

  • XM25 Counter Defilade Target Engagement system may lose 'X' by next August

    Aug 12, 2013

    The XM25 Counter Defilade Target Engagement weapon system is now in development. But by this time next year, the system may have moved into low-rate initial production and if so, will lose the experimental "X" prefix.

  • 5th AR Dagger Day for Families

    Aug 9, 2013

    McGregor Range, N.M. -- More than 200 military Family members participated in "Dagger Day" at McGregor Range here Aug. 2.

  • First responders ready to stand as one against threats

    Aug 9, 2013

    SCHOFIELD BARRACKS -- August is the Army's annual Antiterrorism Awareness Month, but for the first responders who have the awesome responsibility of preventing and responding to potential threats and incidents within our community, preparing and training to respond to terrorism happens all year-round. Federal firefighters, emergency medical technicians, military police and the Special Reaction Team, 728th MP Battalion, were among the first responders from the garrison community that participated in an antiterrorism force protection exercise, July 29-30, testing the participants in various scenarios such as mass casualties, triage, active shooters, hostage negotiations and more.

  • SAS camp hosts final summer jam for children

    Aug 9, 2013

    FORT RILEY, Kan. -- As campers took to the stage, dancing to "Thriller," "Kung Fu Fighting" and even original rap songs, another year closed on School Age Services Camp during the Big Red Fun Summer Jam finale Aug. 2 at the Middle School Teen Center gym.

  • Off-duty post firefighter saves man's life at lake

    Aug 9, 2013

    FORT RILEY, Kan. -- A Fort Riley firefighter was at the right place at the right time when he saved a man from drowning June 25 at Lake Shawnee.

  • Fort Riley tests new emergency management system

    Aug 9, 2013

    FORT RILEY, Kan. -- Representatives from across the installation and the Army lined the Joint Operations Center during a command post exercise July 31 at the 1st Infantry Division Headquarters.

  • 108th ADA conducts decon training

    Aug 9, 2013

    Fort Bragg, NC -- More than 60 Soldiers from 108th Air Defense Artillery Brigade participated in a three-day chemical, biological, radioactive and nuclear training held here Aug. 6 to Aug. 8.

  • Eating for health, performance second prong of Performance Triad

    Aug 14, 2013

    Soldiers who switch to a healthier diet will notice an immediate change in how they feel and perform, said a registered dietitian.

  • Keeping Soldiers active first prong on Performance Triad

    Aug 14, 2013

    "As an Army we must be ready and resilient. We need to fully appreciate the impact that the Performance Triad has on our daily lives," said the Army's surgeon general.

  • In the Flight

    Aug 9, 2013

  • Been there, done that and just when you think you've seen it all

    Aug 9, 2013

    A 50-50 shot brought John Binder, mechanic for Outdoor Recreation, Directorate of Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation, to the Last Frontier.

  • Commanding generals visit Soldiers, tour Fort Wainwright

    Aug 9, 2013

    Gen. Vincent K. Brooks, U.S. Army Pacific's commanding general, and Maj. Gen. Michael H. Shields, U.S. Army Alaska's commanding general, received a comprehensive tour of Fort Wainwright, Fort Greely and the Northern Warfare Training Center's Black Rapids site.

  • Kimbrough's satellite pharmacy cuts wait time to two minutes

    Aug 9, 2013

    A year ago, patients waiting to pick up a refill prescription at Kimbrough Ambulatory Care Center's pharmacy would have an average wait of 15 minutes.

  • Laboratory earns full accreditation

    Aug 9, 2013

    The College of American Pathologists, created in the early 1960s, gave its full accreditation stamp of approval to the Clinical Laboratory Services at Kenner Army Health Clinic, Troop Medical Clinic 1 and the Mosier Consolidated Troop Medical Clinic following an on-site inspection May 9-10.

  • Warfighter Initialization Tool puts the power of change in signal officers' hands

    Aug 9, 2013

    Keeping unit commanders aware of Soldier and vehicle locations has become much simpler for the S6 with the fielding of the Warfighter Initialization Tool (WIT).

  • Camp Confidence: The importance of mentorship

    Aug 9, 2013

    It is a privilege to tell the Army's story through images and articles and being able to inform the public of the great things servicemembers do for this country, both at home and overseas.

  • Dragoon scouts forge relationships, help to secure KAF

    Aug 9, 2013

    KANDAHAR AIRFIELD, Afghanistan -- Afghan National Security Forces are taking the lead in Afghanistan while partnering with Combined Task Force Dragoon in the continuing effort to create a safe and secure country.

  • Hohenfels Infantrymen Test for the Honor of the EIB

    Aug 9, 2013

    This year at the Joint Multinational Readiness Center (JMRC) in Hohenfels, Germany, Soldiers tested their mettle as over two hundred infantrymen competed for the Expert Infantryman Badge (EIB).

  • Refuse Pickup Schedule 2013

    Aug 9, 2013

  • 1-38 FA Cadets flying above Camp Casey

    Aug 13, 2013

    CAMP CASEY, South Korea -- Cadets participating in the Cadet Troop Leadership Training program with 1st Battalion, 38th Field Artillery Regiment, 210th Fires Brigade take a ride with 2nd Battalion (Assault), 2nd Combat Aviation Brigade in a UH-60 Black Hawk Helicopter around Camp Casey, South Korea Aug. 8, 2013. This flight gave cadets an opportunity to learn more about Army aviation and broaden their CTLT experience. The 210th Fires Bde. is dedicated to building adaptive and confident leaders of the future. (U.S. Army photos by Cpl. Kim Han-byeol, 210th Fires Brigade public affairs specialist/Released).

  • Avenger crews qualify with machine guns

    Aug 13, 2013

    CHIPORI RANGE, South Korea -- Soldiers from E Battery, 6th Battalion, 52nd Air Defense Artillery Regiment, attached to 6th Battalion, 37th Field Artillery Regiment, 210th Fires Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division, conduct M3P .50 caliber machine gun qualification at Chipori Range, South Korea Aug. 7, 2013. The exercise was to qualify Soldiers on the Avenger Gunnery Program to enhance the unit's readiness to fight tonight to deter aggression against South Korea. (U.S. Army photos by 210th Fires Brigade public affairs specialist/Released).

  • U.S. Army Pacific Commander visits JSA

    Aug 13, 2013

    CAMP BONIFAS, South Korea -- Gen. Vincent Brooks, commander of U.S. Army Pacific, visits the Joint Security Area and Demilitarized Zone, South Korea Aug. 3, 2013. Maj. Gen. Thomas Vandal, 2nd Infantry Division commander, and Lt. Col. Daniel Edwan, the commander of the United Nations Command Security Battalion-Joint Security Area, escorted Brooks through the tour, highlighting key terrain and security operations. (U.S. Army photos courtesy of Capt. Marckenzie Boutin, 210th Fires Brigade/Released).

  • 210th Fires Brigade cadets tour DMZ

    Aug 13, 2013

    CAMP BONIFAS, South Korea -- Cadets participating in the Cadet Troop Leadership Training program with 210th Fires Brigade tour the Demilitarized Zone on Camp Bonifas, South Korea Aug. 3, 2013. Cadets visited the United Nations Command Military Armistice Commission Conference Building, museum and gift shop to understand the history and importance of the 210th Fires Brigade's mission. The 210th Fires Bde. is dedicated to building adaptive and confident leaders of the future. (U.S. Army photos by Cpl. Kim Han-byeol, 210th Fires Brigade public affairs specialist/Released).

  • Senior Leaders attend annual transition seminar

    Aug 9, 2013

    CAMP RED CLOUD, South Korea- The last remaining permanently forward-stationed division in the U.S. Army welcomed new leaders during Transition Week July 22 through 25 at Camp Red Cloud. Every summer, the 2nd Infantry Division hosts a week-long seminar designed to explain the division's mission and its relationship with Republic of Korea to brigade commanders, command sergeants major, division primary staff and their spouses. Military and government officials from both the ROK and U.S. briefed the incoming personnel on the division's mission.

  • Col. Lawson visits Taeseongdong

    Aug 13, 2013

    TAESEONGDONG, South Korea -- Col. Michael J. Lawson, commander of 210th Fires Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division, participates in the Taeseongdong Village 60th Anniversary Celebration in the Joint Security Area of the Demilitarized Zone, South Korea August 2, 2013. The ceremony marked the establishment of the small village, known as "Freedom Village," after the signing of the Korean War Armistice in 1953. Attendees included senior leaders from Gyeonggi-do Province, the United Nations Command Military Armistice Commission, the Neutral Nations Supervisory Commission, 2nd Infantry Division, and delegates from several embassies. The event included performances by the Taeseongdong Elementary School percussion band and the 1st Infantry Division Band. It ended with participants joining the citizens of Taeseongdong to build a rice cake tower of peace. The village is a symbol of the success of the ROK-U.S. Alliance that was forged during the Korean War and has grown stronger over the last 60 years. (U.S. Army photos by Capt. Kelly E. McKenzie, 210th Fires Brigade Public Affairs Officer/Released).

  • 'Currahees' train for mass casualty exercise

    Aug 9, 2013

    With smoke billowing in the distance and loud speakers blaring instructions, Soldiers with the 4th Brigade Combat Team "Currahee," 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), conducted a mass casualty exercise during the late afternoon hours, on Forward Operating Base, Salerno, Afghanistan, Aug. 6, 2013.

  • Army engineers bring 'Power, Energy and Cyber' to students

    Aug 9, 2013

    Army engineers provided high school students a look into the science-related career paths available to them through advanced classroom instruction and hands-on experiments as part of an expanded Gains in the Education and Mathematics and Science program at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., July 15-26, 2013.

  • For the Soldiers, by the Soldiers

    Sep 3, 2013

    FORT HOOD, Texas -- The Army has no shortage of Soldier programs, but one stands out by focusing on warriors who make up more than one-third of the force: single Soldiers.

  • Korean Kids tour K-16

    Aug 8, 2013

    Children from lower income and single parent Korean families visited K-16 U.S. Army airbase as part of an English Camp program sponsored by Segok-dong office, July 25.

  • Chief of Chaplains celebrates Chaplaincy Anniversary in Korea

    Aug 8, 2013

    CAMP RED CLOUD, Korea- Chaplain corps senior leaders visited 2nd Infantry Division Soldiers and Families to take part in the 238th Chaplaincy Anniversary Celebration in Area I July 29. The Army Chief of Chaplains, Maj. Gen. Donald Rutherford, a Kinderhook, N.Y., native and U.S. Army Chaplain Corps Regimental Sgt. Maj. Stephen Stott, an Indianapolis, Ind., native visited Area I to personally provide training and mentorship to the division's chaplains and their assistants.

  • Remembering the Battle of Chipyong-ni

    Aug 9, 2013

    JIPYEONG-RI, South Korea - The air was heavy and thick with emotions. Officials and veterans gather around reminiscing about their role in history. Some of the veterans fought back their tears. A few sobbed lightly as if they were reliving a moment in time where American, French and Korean Soldiers fought bravely against the communist Chinese in the Battle of Chipyong-ni. Over 290 personnel attended the annual Chipyong-ni memorial ceremony to show their respect in remembrance of their fallen comrades. Gone but not forgotten, the Chipyong-ni ceremony highlights a time when brave men from different nations congregate and remember a time where bravery, hard work and dedication proved that the Chinese were no match for them.

  • Korean-American Friendship Hoops

    Aug 8, 2013

    Area III Sports hosted a four-team Korean-American Friendship Basketball Tournament, in Zoeckler Fitness Center, Aug.4. The tournament, won by team MIX, was organized and held to promote friendship, cooperation and Good Neighbor relations. The tournament consisted of two on-post teams and a team from Songtan and Pyeongtaek. MIX, consisting of both American and Korean players, took first place for the second straight year.

  • Humphreys Theatre presents 'Kiss Me, Kate'

    Aug 8, 2013

    CAMP HUMPHREYS -- "Kiss Me, Kate" was a fun-filled, creative, and entertaining production put on by the Camp Humphreys Community Theater, July 26--28, in the Community Activity Center. The show had a terrific start, with singing and dancing and continued to be energetic and enjoyable. This modern adaption of the "Taming of the Shrew" was sprinkled with song and dance and had colorful sets and costumes.

  • Veterans may get 1 year of retroactive benefits with 'fully developed claims'

    Aug 9, 2013

    Veterans filing an original "fully developed claim" for service-connected disability compensation may now be entitled to up to one year of retroactive disability benefits.

  • Program manager uses data matrices to ensure equipment accountability

    Aug 9, 2013

    Project Manager Soldier Sensors and Lasers achieved a 100 percent success rate for three years in a row on tracking all its issued gear. To accomplish that, they used a tool called an Item Unique Identification, or IUID.

  • Corps team in Afghanistan destroying unserviceable, excess munitions

    Aug 9, 2013

    Since April 2012, JMD-A has destroyed more than 1,600 tons of unserviceable munitions and the process will continue until our services are no longer needed, Hamley said.

  • Flooding impacts post

    Aug 8, 2013

    Chances are if you live or work on Fort Leonard Wood you saw the effects of the flash flooding Tuesday. The East Gate was closed due to high water from excessive rainfall and runoff; several roadways and bridges were closed, and a few training areas were even affected.

  • Retreat and Reveille: Pay your respects to the flag

    Aug 8, 2013

    Everyone who lives, works and plays on Fort Leonard Wood has the opportunity to pay respects to the American flag twice a day as it is raised and lowered. As a reminder, traffic control checkpoints are established at key intersections during retreat in order to halt traffic on duty days.

  • Fort Leonard Wood game wardens enforce wildlife regulations, laws

    Aug 8, 2013

    Imagine going to work and stepping into 62,911 acres of office -- that's what it is like for Fort Leonard Wood's game wardens.

  • 102nd welcomes new commander

    Aug 8, 2013

    Col. Wayne Cavender handed over command of the Army Reserve's 102nd Training Division (Maneuver Support) to Col. John Elam, during a change-of-command ceremony Sunday at Nutter Field House.

  • TRADOC commanding general hosts delegation from Israel for Future Battlefield Annual Talks XXII

    Aug 8, 2013

    FORT EUSTIS, Va. - Gen. Robert W. Cone, commanding general of U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, hosted a delegation at Fort Eustis, Va. for the 22nd Future Battlefield Annual Talks, July 21-24, 2013.

  • 2-44 ADA changes command

    Aug 8, 2013

    Soldiers of the 2nd Battalion, 44th Air Defense Artillery Regiment, 101st Sustainment Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), participated in a change of command ceremony August 2, at the division parade field on Fort Campbell, Ky.

  • Engineers bridge the gap between training and real life

    Aug 8, 2013

    FORT CHAFFEE, Ark -- When describing the terrain and sights of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, the words dry, desert, snow, mountain, tank and Humvee may come to mind immediately.

  • ACC NewsBlast - Aug. 8, 2013

    Aug 8, 2013

    Bi-weekly news wrap-up from around the world of Army Contracting.

  • Knowledge newsletter August 7, 2013

    Aug 8, 2013

  • MDW hosts military medical leaders

    Aug 8, 2013

    Senior medical leaders from around the world listened to briefings on the mission and capabilities of the Joint Force Headquarters National Capital Region and the U.S. Army Military District of Washington at Fort Lesley J. McNair, Aug. 2, 2013.

  • In The Fight: Episode 77 - With Breaks

    Nov 30, -0001

    On this episode, Soldiers in Afghanistan compare the past with the present, we take to the front lines during multi-national military exercise Saber Strike, Soldiers hunt for explosives throughout the roads of Afghanistan, the U.S. military works to develop a united front in Africa, and family members joyously welcome the return of loved ones.

  • Local teen gains IT experience in HIRED! program

    Aug 8, 2013

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. - A local high school senior is gaining real-world experience at the APG South (Edgewood) Dial Central Office (DCO), part of the U.S. Army Signal Network Enterprise Center.

  • Army advances new cryptographic technology, reducing burden on Soldiers

    Aug 19, 2013

    After successful evaluations of a new key management system used to support and manage encryption services, the U.S. Army is one step closer to establishing and fully integrating the framework for the next-generation Communications Security (COMSEC) infrastructure.

  • APG bicyclists, pedestrians must know road rules

    Aug 8, 2013

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. - Staying alert and avoiding unnecessary distractions is critical for pedestrians, bicyclists, and motorists.

  • Maryland Birdies return to Ruggles

    Aug 8, 2013

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. - For the second time since 2009, groups of Birdies from Georgia, New York, Virginia, South Carolina, Canada, and Maryland flocked to the Maryland Birdies 2013 Invitational Golf Outing, a three-day event at Ruggles Golf Course on APG North (Aberdeen) July 27.

  • The hiring process: tips for veterans

    Aug 8, 2013

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. - Separating from the military and entering the civilian job market can be an intimidating task for even the best prepared Soldiers. Add to that the limitations imposed on Wounded Warriors, and it can be even more daunting.

  • SOS supports grieving families, friends

    Aug 8, 2013

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. - Survivor Outreach Services (SOS), a division of Army Community Service, is a program that provides short and long-term emotional and financial counseling to support survivors of Fallen U.S. service members.

  • Visitors of all ages keep COOL & DRY at MDW's Twilight Tattoo!

    Aug 8, 2013

    Hundreds of visitors to the Nation's Capital, along with their host Lt. Gen. Thomas P. Bostick, commanding general of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, avoided the nasty weather and watched the U.S. Army Military District of Washington's performance of 'Twilight Tattoo' inside Conmy Hall at Joint Base Myer - Henderson Hall.

  • Team APG supports local construction project

    Aug 8, 2013

    AERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. - Several Team APG members volunteered to hammer out a construction project with Harford Habitat for Humanity Aug. 3.

  • SDDC's RPOE brings rapid response capability to disaster exercise

    Aug 8, 2013

    More than 40 members of Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command's 689th Rapid Port Opening Element from Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va., teamed up with the U.S. Air Force at MidAmerica St. Louis Airport in Mascoutah, Ill., this week honing their rapid response and assessment skills during a Joint Task Force -- Port Opening exercise.

  • Signal Guardsmen train for combat

    Aug 8, 2013

    Members of the 136th Expeditionary Signal Battalion conducted full-scale operations in support of the 36th Infantry Division's annual training at Fort Hood, Texas, July 22 through August 10. During the exercise, the battalion, part of Joint Task Force 71 (Maneuver Enhancement Brigade), provided voice and internet capabilities to the 36th Combat Aviation Brigade and the 72nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team.

  • Soldiers Update: Muslim Prayer

    Nov 30, -0001

    This edition features a story on U.S. Army Chaplain traveling around Afghanistan to provide Muslim services to U.S. Military service members, coalition forces, and Afghan locals. Also available in high definition

  • Top Gun: Fort Rucker youth keeps NFL in sights

    Aug 8, 2013

    Setting goals in life is something everyone is familiar with, but one Army Family member is setting his sights on the highest level as he shoots for his dreams.

  • Soldiers Update: Mission McKinley

    Nov 30, -0001

    This edition features a story on a group of Soldiers summit Mt. McKinley to showcase the Northern Warfare Training Center's capabilities. Also available in high definition

  • All-ranks spouse club hosts membership drive

    Aug 8, 2013

    From 18 to older than 80, Fort Rucker Spouses Club members help provide community service on and off post all year long, and the club's kickoff event is just around the corner.

  • Soldiers Update: CSA on Sequestration

    Nov 30, -0001

    This edition features a story on Army Chief of Staff General Ray Odierno talking about sequestration affects on the Army in Washington, D.C. Also available in high definition

  • Back to School: Students return to class at Fort Rucker

    Aug 8, 2013

    All good things, like summer vacations, must come to an end, and more than 300 children walked across Red Cloud Road toward new beginnings and new learning experiences at Fort Rucker schools.

  • New DARE officer heads for schools

    Aug 8, 2013

    Fort Rucker youth made their way back to the post elementary and primary schools Aug. 6 for the 2013-14 school year, and an Army specialist was in amongst them, on her first day at a new job.

  • Dog Days of summer and your job search

    Aug 8, 2013

    Have you ever wondered why people call the period between early July and early September, when the hot sultry weather of summer usually occurs in the northern hemisphere, Dog Days?

  • And the winner is…

    Aug 8, 2013

    …the Aviation Center Logistics Command, after being awarded the Air Conservationist of the Year Award at the 2013 Alabama Wildlife Federation Governor's Conservation Achievement Awards banquet Aug. 2 in Prattville.

  • Off-limits memo protects Soldiers

    Aug 8, 2013

    Many businesses near military installations benefit from the patronage of Soldiers and Families, but occasionally a business may create an atmosphere that is detrimental to the wellbeing of Soldiers.

  • Army Chief of Staff honors Soldiers in Afghanistan

    Aug 8, 2013

    Army Chief of Staff, Gen. Ray Odierno, visits several bases in Afghanistan, and honors several brave Soldiers.

  • Community sewers provide cool relief to Soldiers

    Aug 8, 2013

    Carol Wolf and her fellow members of the Southern Tennessee Valley Chapter of the American Sewing Guild want to help Soldiers in the field keep things cool.

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