Archive: Sep 2013

Showing 400-500 of 1377 items
 
  • Korean National Police visit Yongsan

    Sep 23, 2013

    Korean National Police take charge of the boundaries of the post by patrolling the area. As the garrison recognized the importance of their duty, the KNPs were given an opportunity to tour inside of what they guard.

  • Fall festival fun at K-16

    Sep 25, 2013

    Service members, civilians and their families enjoyed the early summer weather with musical performances, entertaining booths, an outdoor BBQ and sporting events during the K-16 Fall festival, Sep. 16.

  • Eighth Army participates in annual NEO exercise

    Sep 23, 2013

    U.S. Forces Korea is holding its annual noncombatant evacuation exercise in South Korea this week.

  • Putting combat rations packaging on a diet

    Sep 23, 2013

    When it comes to combat rations packaging, Lauri Kline would like to put the Defense Department on something of a diet.

  • Army research featured on cover of prestigious journal

    Sep 23, 2013

    ADELPHI, Md. (Sept. 23, 2013) -- Did you know that U.S. Army Research Laboratory scientists can reprogram cellular machinery to develop protein materials that nature has yet to discover?

  • Afghan Police, US advisers meet to better counteract IEDs in Nangarhar province

    Sep 22, 2013

    Afghan Uniformed Police (AUP) Lt. Col. Ashozubillah, the deputy operations officer of provincial headquarters takes notes during a meeting at Forward Operating Base Fenty, Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Sept. 12, 2013. Security Forces Advisory and Assistance Team Blue, based at Forward Operating Base Fenty, met with their AUP counterparts to gain a better understanding of the AUP's operations to counteract roadside bombs in Nangarhar province. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Julieanne Morse/Released)

  • Dustoff medevac crew polishes rescue skills

    Sep 22, 2013

    U.S. Army Spc. Trevor Milbury (center), of Sandwich, N.H., a crew chief, and Sgt. Aaron DeAnglis (right), of Concord, N.H., a standardization instructor, both with the Medevac Platoon "Dustoff," Company C, 3rd Battalion, 238th Aviation Regiment, Task Force Dragon, load equipment into a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter prior to a hoist training exercise at Forward Operating Base Fenty, Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Sept. 16, 2013. Medevac teams provide emergency care to U.S. and coalition forces, and transport patients by air to medical treatment facilities. Using a hoist allows medevac crews to raise and lower supplies and personnel into remote or treacherous areas where landing the aircraft is impossible. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Sgt. Margaret Taylor, 129th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment/RELEASED)

  • NC National Guard soldiers honor fallen comrade with memorial

    Sep 22, 2013

    Family, friends and fellow soldiers from the 230th Brigade Support Battalion, 30th Armored Brigade Combat Team, North Carolina National Guard, gathered to remember 1st Lt. Ashley White-Stumpf during the unveiling ceremony of the fallen soldier memorial dedicated in her honor at the Goldsboro National Guard Armory here, Sept. 15. 2013.

  • NC soldiers and community aid veterans during stand down

    Sep 22, 2013

    Veteran service providers, volunteers and Soldiers with the North Carolina National Guard came together to lend their support to the 3rd annual Bull City Stand Down, a veteran outreach event, held at the Durham County Memorial Stadium and National Guard Armory here, Sept. 20, 2013.

  • Afghan forces learn air-to-ground integration

    Sep 23, 2013

    Three Afghan National Army fire support officers and two staff officers with the 4th Infantry Brigade, 203rd Corps, conducted an air-to-ground integration exercise, Sept. 18, 2013, near Hunter Base in eastern Afghanistan.

  • 'Maintain' leader pays education forward

    Sep 21, 2013

    Military and civilian education is important for today's U.S. Army, but with so many options available, many soldiers don't know where to start. Sometimes, all they need is a push from a leader to get started.

  • Vanguard engineers awarded Bronze Star for valor

    Sep 21, 2013

    U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Joshua Morse, a heavy equipment operator and U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Steven Wagner, a combat engineer, and both squad leaders with Company A, 4-3 Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, were awarded the Bronze Star Medal with a Valor device, Sept. 9, in Wardak Province, Afghanistan, for heroism in combat.

  • The B.L.A.S.T. Team

    Nov 30, -0001

    For one individual supporting Operation Enduring Freedom, his service did not stop when he retired from active duty. As a contractor, Woodson Landry, logistic management specialist for the 3rd Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, Brigade Logistic Support Team, continues serving with his "family" on Forward Operating Base Apache, assisting the brigade with equipment readiness.

  • Securing Nawbahar

    Sep 21, 2013

    Col. Bill Ostlund, commander, Combined Task Force Duke, and local government officials held a men's shura in Nawbahar province, Sept. 15, 2013.

  • A Legion of Angels

    Nov 30, -0001

    Women of the International Security Assistance Forces within the Zabul Province, continue supporting the efforts of training, mentoring and assisting the people of Afghanistan by carrying out the duties and responsibilities entailed by their specific job.

  • Operation Joint Eagle prepares Texas Guardsmen for disaster

    Sep 21, 2013

    The Soldiers and Airmen of Joint Task Force 136 (Maneuver Enhancement Brigade) supported Operation Joint Eagle at Camp Gruber in Muskogee, Oklahoma, September 13 through 19, 2013. The exercise tested the response times, life-saving capabilities, and interagency cooperation of the unit's Homeland Response Force mission.

  • POW/ MIA Ceremony at Rock Island Arsenal honors those not who are not forgotten

    Sep 26, 2013

    Service members and civilians observed the National Prisoner of War/Missing in Action Recognition Day on Friday, at Rock Island Arsenal, Ill. The weather was cool and overcast on the day where a solemn observation was taking place by Americans worldwide. Col. Elmer Speights, Jr., RIA Garrison commander, gave a speech honoring those who have not yet come home. This was the first POW/MIA observance conducted by a RIA Garrison commander.

  • Promotion to brigadier general 'bittersweet'

    Sep 30, 2013

    Maria Gervais' promotion to brigadier general Friday was a celebration with family -- her actual family and her Army family.

  • Combat hospital mimics scene from 'M*A*S*H'

    Sep 20, 2013

    It is almost as if one walked into a scene from "M*A*S*H," however, instead of a setting during the Korean War, soldiers are caring for patients from Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.

  • Sappers prepares newest Soldiers for deployment

    Sep 24, 2013

    Soldiers assigned to the 570th Sapper Company conducted a five-day training exercise at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash., Sept. 16-20 that providing leadership with evaluations in preparation for deployment to Afghanistan next year.

  • New First Army senior leader gets hands-on with 402nd FA and 5th AR brigades

    Sep 20, 2013

    The 402nd Field Artillery and 5th Armored Brigades here recently were among the first stops on Tucker's "get acquainted" tour of First Army's divisions and brigades after assuming command in August.

  • Futures wargame prepares Army for 2030

    Sep 25, 2013

    The Army doesn't know for sure what the global environment will look like around 2030, but it's likely going to have to conduct operations then when called upon to do so.

  • Millington Tactical Equipment Maintenance Facility memorialized in honor of local Tennessee Soldier

    Sep 20, 2013

    Not many events are etched quite as deeply into our memories as when a child enters or exits our lives.

  • Scouts conduct field training, exercise reconnaissance skills

    Sep 20, 2013

    FORT CAMPBELL, Ky., (Sept. 5, 2013) -- Soldiers assigned to Troop B, 1st Squadron, 33rd Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team "Rakkasans," 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), conduct a three day Field Training Exercise to enhance their Soldiers scout abilities at Fort Campbell, Ky., Sept. 5, 2013. "The objective of this exercise was to validate our scout team's ability to conduct reconnaissance and perform their individual tasks," said Capt. Andrew Jenkins, Commander of Troop B. "This is our first time in the field since our redeployment." While in the field, "Beast" Troop tested their Soldiers on weapons recognition, land navigation, team leader training and reconnaissance during their FTX.

  • Guard continues to assist flood victims in Colorado

    Sep 23, 2013

    More than 750 members of the Colorado National Guard continue to respond to flooding throughout the central Colorado area and for many, taking part in the effort is something that's left an indelible mark.

  • Army contributions to U.N. Liberia mission significant, former force chief says

    Sep 20, 2013

    Just back from 15 months in West Africa, Army Reserve Brig. Gen. Hugh Van Roosen said he was honored to have served as the force chief of staff for the United Nations Mission in Liberia.

  • AMC kicks off its annual CFC with a charity fair

    Sep 23, 2013

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- The U.S. Army Materiel Command kicked off the 2013 Combined Federal Campaign with a Charity Fair and Commanding General Dennis L. Via gave opening remarks during a morning ceremony here, Sept. 20.

  • Dragoon UAS Multi-Media Profile

    Nov 30, -0001

    Specialist Nicolas Redondo with Headquarters and Headquarters Troop, Combined Task Force Dragoon, tells the story of the UAS platoon at Forward Operating Base Pasab, Afghanistan. Also available in High Definition. Story by Spc. Joshua Edwards

  • Army Materiel Command and Marine Corps Logistics Command collaborate to support joint warfighter

    Sep 20, 2013

    ALBANY, Ga. -- Two experts at keeping military fighting forces supplied and ready exchanged their experiences and ideas earlier this month.

  • SSG Jonathan Campbell - 12B Combat Engineer - 2 CR Legacy Profile

    Nov 30, -0001

    2d Cavalry Regiment Legacy Profile of Staff Sgt. Jonathan Campbell, 12B Combat Engineer with Combined Task Force Dragoon. Visit 2CR website: http://www.2cr.army.mil Like us on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/2ndCavalryRegiment Check out photos: http://www.flickr.com/photos/dragoon2scr Follow us on twitter:https://twitter.com/2dCavalryRegt Production by SSG Jose Ibarra, 2 CR Public Affairs Office, Kandahar, Afghanistan.

  • SFAT Maintenance

    Nov 30, -0001

    The future of Afghanistan depends on the strength of the Afghan National Army and it's abilities to maintain it's combat service support, Staff Sergeant Jose Ibarra tells us how U.S. and Afghan forces are working side by side to make it happen. Interviews: MAJ Kurt Hinton, Team Chief CW2 Albert Granville, Maintenance Advisor Security Force Assistance Team 3204 Produced by SSG Jose Ibarra Combined Task Force Dragoon Public Affairs Office. Visit 2CR website: http://www.army.mil/2cr Like us on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/2ndCavalryRegiment Check out photos: http://www.flickr.com/photos/dragoon2scr Follow us on twitter:https://twitter.com/2dCavalryRegt

  • Army CID Sexual Assault Prevention Video

    Sep 20, 2013

    Public Service Announcement from the U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command regarding sexual assault prevention.

  • Base hosts annual Burn Camp

    Sep 20, 2013

    Joint Base Myer Henderson Hall's Fire Station is hosting a segment of the International Association of Fire Fighters "Burn Camp" Sept. 24.

  • Runners say goodbye to summer during Devil Dog 7k run

    Sep 20, 2013

    A frosty feel was in the pre-dawn Military District of Washington air when 118 runners scampered clear of Henderson Hall's Cpl. Terry L. Smith Gymnasium Devil Dog 7k starting line Sept. 18.

  • Army CID Major Procurement Fraud Unit

    Sep 20, 2013

    Public Service Announcements from the U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command's Major Procurement Fraud Unit regarding financial crime.

  • National Gallery of Art exhibit opens

    Sep 20, 2013

    Joint Base Commander Col. Fern O. Sumpter was invited to speak at the inauguration of the National Gallery of Art's "Tell It With Pride" exhibit Sept. 10 in Washington.

  • Learning the Defense Logistics Agency lingo helps build good communication

    Sep 20, 2013

    Found on site. Roll up. Organizational. Break out -- all have one meaning in plain English, but a separate meaning when applied to Defense Logistics Agency real property assignments. For the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to successffully support the DLA's efforts to make its financial statements auditable, we need to learn its language.

  • Vehicular and pedestrian traffic changes on Boston's Brookline Avenue due to Muddy River project beg

    Sep 25, 2013

    CONCORD, Mass. -- At the request of the City of Boston Transportation Department, the Corps of Engineers is delaying the traffic pattern change to Brookline Avenue until 7 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013.

  • New Top Brass at 314th Press Camp Headquarters

    Sep 20, 2013

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Lt. Col. Stephen G. Harlan relieves Lt. Col. Timothy B. Smith as commanding officer of the 314th Press Camp Headquarters during a change of command ceremony held at the Hilton Doubletree hotel, here Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013.

  • JBM-HH retention team part of Honor Flight greeting

    Sep 20, 2013

    The face of Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall retention went outside the gates to serve as goodwill ambassadors and greeters when a group of Honor Flight veterans from Dallas-Fort Worth arrived at Reagan National Airport Sept. 13.

  • CECOM provides critical quick-react support to Joint Tactical Terminal

    Sep 20, 2013

    Interoperability, or lack thereof, can pose great threats to the warfighters' ability to gather situational awareness and maintain communications to command and control headquarters.

  • Ironhorse Soldiers help shape Army's future

    Sep 20, 2013

    The Army is assessing seven combat-arms jobs to determine physical performance requirements and to set standards, and help to select the best qualified Soldiers regardless of gender.

  • What it takes to win

    Sep 23, 2013

    "Build your body like you would a Forward Operating Base defense perimeter," advised Army Capt. Adam Storms, the 174th Infantry Brigade 2013 Best Officer. "You wouldn't allow a breach in the perimeter to remain a weak spot; you would strengthen it just as you should strengthen your body with a smart, safe, and functional training program."

  • Accidents compromise mission success

    Sep 23, 2013

    For nearly 12 years, Soldiers and civilians have deployed in support of Overseas Contingency Operations. As units ramp up for deployment, sustain operations and then redeploy, there's an increased potential for accidents to happen.

  • Soldier earns national recognition for volunteer efforts

    Sep 20, 2013

    A U.S. Army Public Health Command Soldier recently gained the recognition of top leaders --including Vice President Joe Biden--for his extensive volunteer efforts in his local community.

  • A Hero in our Midst

    Sep 21, 2013

    Chien Van Tran, a man slight in stature and in life's senior years, labored inconspicuously as a Hazardous Material Supervisor for a contract company responsible for providing installation and infrastructure support for Bagram Airfield, one of Afghanistan's largest military bases. Tran's slight build, sharp mind and energetic appearance mask his age, but it wasn't until a boss inquired about an emblem Tran so proudly wore on the front of his faded blue "boonie cap," did his coworkers realize that there was something special about him. Tran had a story to tell. He saved two U.S. Army pilots in Vietnam in 1968 and was awarded the U.S. Army Silver Star. This before he helped 42 fellow Vietnamese countrymen escape to the Philippines by sea. At age 77, Tran is still helping others. He now works at Bagram Air Field, Afghanistan, supporting U.S. Army combat operations.

  • Joint base participates in full-scale training exercise

    Sep 20, 2013

    The response was real, as were the serious looks on the faces of military personnel, law enforcement officers, firefighters and civilians who took part in an emergency preparedness exercise Sept. 12 at Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall.

  • JBM-HH hosts Old Post Chapel ribbon-cutting ceremony

    Sep 20, 2013

    The 78-year-old Old Post Chapel on Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall has been closed for eight months for a makeover. A ribbon-cutting ceremony to commemorate the renovation of the historic building was held outside the chapel Sept. 18.

  • Future 'NATO leaders' receive new Child, Youth and School Services Center

    Sep 20, 2013

    Local children sent bubbles skyward, marking the official opening of the combined Child, Youth and School Services Center with military leaders and community representatives during a ribbon-cutting ceremony Tuesday.

  • Soldier gate guards to wear Cold War-era headgear during MP Corps' regimental week

    Sep 20, 2013

    Commuters to Fort Leonard Wood will have the opportunity to view a piece of military operational history as Fort Leonard Wood observes the 72nd anniversary of the Military Police Corps Regiment, Sept. 22-28. Military police soldiers working on duty at the post's gates will wear Cold War-era headgear, which was worn by military police while performing garrison law enforcement missions from the 1940s to until the 1980s.

  • 7th Civil Support Command Soldiers assess Humanitarian Assistance projects in Moldova

    Sep 20, 2013

    CHISINAU, Moldova -- Soldiers from the 7th Civil Support Command, 21st Theater Sustainment Command deployed to this Eastern European nation Sept. 9 for assessments of U.S. European Command humanitarian assistance projects designed to improve the lives of the Moldovan people.

  • Swenson actions during Westbrook MedEvac

    Sep 20, 2013

    Capt. William Swenson directs the MedEvac of Sgt. 1st Class Kenneth Westbrook, Sept. 8, 2009, near the village of Ganjgal, in Kunar Province, Afghanistan.

  • SKIES classes take a temporary pause

    Sep 20, 2013

    Army-wide audit causes disruption in some garrison programs

  • Gen. Via, of Army Materiel Command, Visits Iowa Army Ammunition Plant

    Sep 23, 2013

    Iowa Army Ammunition Plant welcomes Dennis L. Via, commanding general of Army Materiel Command.

  • A Different Type of MP3

    Nov 30, -0001

    This type of MP3 gets you moving, but has nothing to do with music. SSG Frank Brown explains. Available in High Definition.

  • Resiliency key in suicide prevention

    Sep 26, 2013

    Sept. 25 stand down aims to raise awareness of suicide within the Army

  • Soldiers Update: Performance Triad

    Nov 30, -0001

    LTG Patricia Horoho talks about a three step pilot course designed to improve the activity, nutrition, and sleep of Soldiers.

  • AWG Subterranean Risk Reduction Exercise prepares soldiers for NIE 14.1

    Nov 30, -0001

    Members of the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command's Asymmetric Warfare Group conducted a Risk Reductions Exercise here and at the Center for National Response in Gallagher, W.Va., Sept. 3-14 in order to prepare soldiers from the Brigade Modernization Command for their upcoming participation in a subterranean assessment at the Network Integration Evaluation 14.1, scheduled as a distributive test event in November.

  • AWG Subterranean Risk Reduction Exercise prepares Soldiers for NIE 14.1

    Nov 30, -0001

    Members of the U.S. Army Asymmetric Warfare Group conducted a Risk Reductions Exercise at Fort A.P. Hill and at the Center for National Response in Gallagher, W.V., from Sep. 3-14 in order to prepare Soldiers from the Brigade Modernization Command for their upcoming participation in a subterranean assessment at the Network Integration Evaluation 14.1, scheduled as a distributive test event in November. During the exercise, Soldiers from Company B, 1st Battalion, 6th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division were put through various scenarios in order to better prepare them on how to conduct operations within a subterranean environment. Additionally, the AWG identified capability gaps during the exercise and mentored Soldiers in developing techniques to reduce the gaps. AWG's overall end state for the exercise is to develop an Army Techniques Publication on subterranean warfare for the force, which currently does not exist. The end state for the exercise was to develop technique solutions to capability gaps with respect to subterranean operation identified during NIE 13.2. Available in High Definition.

  • Free Wireless LAN surfing in many Franconian cities

    Sep 20, 2013

    By the end of September, various Franconian cities, including U.S. Army garrison cities Ansbach, Schweinfurt and Bamberg, will feature free wireless LAN (WLAN) hotspots. Every smartphone, tablet, and notebook user within a 150 meter radius will have 30 minutes of free access to the WLAN connection per day.

  • National Guard preps to support drawdown in Afghanistan

    Sep 20, 2013

    CAMP SHELBY, Miss. -- National Guard Soldiers hailing from Maine, New Hampshire, and Massachusetts recently completed a culminating training exercise in preparation for a nine-month deployment to Afghanistan to close or convert military sites for other uses by the Afghan Security Forces and local communities.

  • Kuendigungen kommen im September

    Nov 5, 2013

    Der letzte amerikanische Soldat wird Bamberg bis zum 30. September 2014 verlassen haben. Die deutschen Arbeitnehmer in der Bamberger Kaserne werden dann einen neuen Arbeitsplatz brauchen. Die Kündigungsschreiben für die deutschen Mitarbeiter werden nun im September verteilt, ein Jahr vor Inkrafttreten der Kündigung.

  • 95th MP Battalion conducts PLE, refines police skills

    Nov 30, -0001

    Soldiers of the 21st Theater Sustainment Command's 95th Military Police Battalion, 18th Military Police Brigade gathered at Smith Barracks for the first 95th MP Battalion's Professional Law Enforcement Exercise, Sept. 9-13.

  • VMC remembers 9/11 attacks

    Sep 24, 2013

    The Vicenza Military Community marked the 12th anniversary of 9/11 with its traditional commemorative ceremony at the Post Chapel Sept. 11

  • Aberdeen Proving Ground embraces 'Ready and Resilient' campaign for Soldiers, civilians

    Sep 20, 2013

    The Army launched the Ready and Resilient Campaign Plan earlier this year. The purpose of the campaign is to establish an enduring cultural change that integrates resilience into our current daily duties therefore promoting readiness within the force.

  • Exchange program with Australia focuses on U.S. Army's chemical protection

    Sep 20, 2013

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. -- Spending two years immersed in the Australian defense science and technology community provided new perspectives for a U.S. Army engineer. Steve Carrig said his work with the Australian military allowed tremendous access to end users -- Soldiers -- because of the country's smaller size.

  • Path to wings: Cadet pushes through final phase of Air Assault School

    Sep 27, 2013

    "UH-60 hoverin o'er the strip, Air Assault Soldier on a one-way trip, Kneel forward, hook up, slide into an L, Out you go, down the rope, rappel…" Since 1974, hundreds of thousands of Soldiers have earned the coveted Air Assault badge. Entering his eighth day at the Sabalauski Air Assault School, Cadet Jeff Garner was determined to join the ranks of that illustrious group. As Garner entered his final phase of Air Assault School, he realized the blueprint for his success has been in his hands all along. "Everything we do, every drill, every repetitive command, every move we make seemed to have a greater purpose later on in the course," said Garner. "Every day is a building block for the next, preparing us for success."

  • Pacific Army Reserve leaders converge on Oahu

    Sep 19, 2013

    The leadership teams of about 50 Army Reserve units across the Pacific converged at their 9th Mission Support Command headquarters here to learn and build camaraderie, Sep. 4-6.

  • AMC Commander visits Iowa Army Ammunition Plant

    Sep 19, 2013

    Middletown, Iowa -- The Iowa Army Ammunition Plant welcomed the Army Materiel Command's Commanding General Gen. Dennis L. Via on Sept. 18. Only once before has the IAAAP been visited by a four-star general.

  • SecArmy pays tribute to retiring head of Manpower, Reserve Affairs

    Sep 20, 2013

    Working during very challenging times, the third-highest ranking civilian in the Army, Thomas R. Lamont, made significant contributions to the total force, said the secretary of the Army.

  • US Army Reserve-PR celebrates awards banquet 2013

    Nov 30, -0001

    Hundreds of soldiers, civilians and family members from the US Army Reserve-Puerto Rico, gathered at the Puerto Rico's Convention Center to celebrate the command's 2013 Awards Banquet, Sept. 14.

  • USACE Galveston District recognized as 2013 Clean Air Champion

    Sep 19, 2013

    GALVESTON, Texas -- The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Galveston District was recognized as a 2013 Clean Air Champion by the Houston-Galveston Area Council for its Vanpool Program, which offers commuting alternatives to employees.

  • ACC-RI employees benefit from local training sessions

    Sep 19, 2013

    ROCK ISLAND ARSENAL, Ill. -- Approximately 60 Army Contracting Command-Rock Island employees received certification in a Contracting for Decision Makers (CON 360)-equivalent course during two sessions held here July 23-Aug. 1 and Aug. 13-22.

  • Odierno takes blunt message to Capitol Hill

    Sep 20, 2013

    Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. Ray Odierno testified, Sept. 18, 2013, on Capitol Hill, before the House Armed Services Committee, regarding the impact the Budget Control Act will have on the Army's readiness and modernization efforts.

  • Libraries remain centerpieces of morale, welfare programs

    Sep 19, 2013

  • Quilts commemorate victims of 9/11

    Sep 19, 2013

  • Tripler Soldiers Volunteer to Fulfill a Make-A-Wish Wish

    Sep 19, 2013

    On 22 August, 20 volunteers gathered at Bellows AFB beach to build a sand castle with Dayton, a 12 year boy from Texas.

  • Fort Hood's wounded warriors share laughs with Hollywood legend

    Sep 19, 2013

    Entertainer Tony Orlando hams it up with Fort Hood wounded warriors during a recent visit.

  • Students learn to be champions school

    Sep 19, 2013

  • Spotlight on...Sgt. 1st Class Derrick A. Wade

    Sep 19, 2013

    Sgt. 1st Class Derrick A. Wade is an acquisition, logistics and technology contracting noncommissioned officer assigned to the 619th Contingency Contracting Team at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska.

  • Commentary: It's not a sprint, it's a marathon

    Sep 19, 2013

  • Soldier Show returns in triumph to Fort Sam Houston

    Sep 19, 2013

    Thirty-four Soldiers returned to historic Fort Sam Houston Theatre for the final applause in their 2012 -- 2013 Ready and Resilient Soldier Show. The U.S. Army Installation Command sponsored show, by Soldiers and for Soldiers, brought and delivered a message designed to reverberate from Army garrisons across the nation and inspire the men and women of the armed forces to remain strong.

  • 412th CSB honors 9/11 victims

    Sep 19, 2013

    SAN ANTONIO, Texas -- Members of the 412th Contracting Support Brigade and Mission and Installation Contracting Command-Fort Sam Houston took part in the first San Antonio 110 9/11 Memorial Climb to the top of the Tower of the Americas here Sept. 11.

  • 789th Ordanance difuses HHC 1-15: Offense, defense shine in 38-0 win

    Sep 19, 2013

  • Annual run raises money for toys

    Sep 19, 2013

  • Where military and civilian jobs meet

    Sep 19, 2013

    The 3/399 Logistics Support Battalion with support from Total Army School System Training Center-Knox conducted the third annual 800th Logistics Support Brigade Truck Rodeo Competition at Ft. Knox, Ky., Sept. 12-14.

  • ACC NewsBlast - Sept. 19, 2013

    Sep 19, 2013

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

  • EAGLE Task Order awarded in support of Fort Campbell

    Sep 19, 2013

    ROCK ISLAND, Ill. -- The U.S. Army Contracting Command-Rock Island (ACC-RI) and U.S. Army Sustainment Command (ASC) have executed the Enhanced Army Global Logistics Enterprise (EAGLE) task order award for the Fort Campbell, Ky., Logistics Support Services.

  • Past leaders visit post, future leaders

    Sep 19, 2013

    Twenty-two veterans in the Fort Sill Command Sergeant Major/Sergeant Major Association visited Fort Sill Sept. 10 to see how things have changed since their time in the Army.

  • Currahees complete Master Fitness Trainer Course

    Sep 19, 2013

    Currahees complete Master Fitness Trainer Course

  • EAGLE Task Order awarded in support of Fort Benning

    Sep 19, 2013

    ROCK ISLAND, Ill. -- The U.S. Army Contracting Command-Rock Island (ACC-RI) and U.S. Army Sustainment Command (ASC) have executed the Enhanced Army Global Logistics Enterprise (EAGLE) task order award for the Fort Benning, Ga., Logistics Support Services.

  • Daredevils win 2-1 in CYSS soccer

    Sep 19, 2013

    It was a tale of two halves when the Daredevils matched up against the Terminators Saturday at Blue Field in the weekly showdowns of soccer teams in the Fort Benning Child, Youth & School Services 9- to 10-year-old league with the Daredevils coming out on top 2-1.

  • Major skates in new ranks

    Sep 19, 2013

    A major skates with the women's local rollerderby team.

  • Bengals prepare for season with jamboree win

    Sep 19, 2013

  • 100th BSB holds vehicle maintenance blitz

    Sep 19, 2013

    Wrenches were turning and screwdrivers spinning as Soldiers assigned to Company B, 100th Brigade Support Battalion held a vehicle maintenance blitz Sept. 9-13, 2013.

  • Celebrate 'Your State Parks Day'

    Sep 19, 2013

    Put away your wallet and pull out your work gloves. Visitors to Georgia's State Parks & Historic Sites will not pay for parking or admission on Sept. 28 as part of the statewide "Your State Parks Day." Sponsored by the Friends of Georgia State Parks & Historic Sites, with support from Recreation Equipment Incorporated, the celebration highlights the importance of volunteerism and the many ways that recreation enriches communities. Parking is normally $5 at state parks, and admission ranges from $2.50 to $10 at state historic sites.

  • Corps awards $8.2 million contract for maintenance dredging at harbors in Norwalk, New Haven

    Sep 19, 2013

    CONCORD, Mass. -- A combined maintenance dredging project at Norwalk Harbor in Norwalk, Conn., and at New Haven Harbor in New Haven, Conn., will be completed under the terms of an $8,238,900.00 contract recently awarded by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District.

  • Doughboys set for home opener

    Sep 19, 2013

    Be part of something historic Saturday when the Fort Benning Doughboys take on the North Georgia Sports Academy at 2 p.m. for the home opener at Doughboy Stadium.

  • Fort Sill firefighter returns to work after UXO accident

    Sep 19, 2013

    Fort Sill firefighter Patrick Denton is back to work after being hit by shell fragments from unexploded ordnance that cooked off during a range fire May 8.

  • Memorable day at Doughboy Stadium

    Sep 19, 2013

    Anybody who likes football or who is patriotic would have loved being with me in Columbus when I went back to Fort Benning to see a football game at Doughboy Stadium, where I played service football in 1963 and 1964.

THE ARMY NOW

More Videos

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