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  • President recognizes MP for Hispanic Heritage Month

    Oct 15, 2008

    Lt. Col. Enrique M. Guerra, commander of the 744th Military Police Battalion at Camp Cropper, Iraq, was invited to fly back from theater especially to be recognized by President Bush at the White House Hispanic Heritage Month observance.

  • AFRICOM

    Oct 15, 2008

    U.S. Africa Command is officially operational.

  • Combatives

    Oct 15, 2008

    Soldiers compete at the combatives tournament at Fort Benning.

  • 99th RSC activation marks new era for Reserve transformation

    Oct 14, 2008

    "Today marks a major milestone in the mission success of realigning the Army Reserve,Aca,!A? said Maj. Gen. William Monk III, Sept. 20 during the activation ceremony for the 99th Regional Support Command at Fort Dix, N.J.

  • Commands garner Shingo, process-improvement awards

    Oct 14, 2008

    The Army Materiel Command claimed six Shingo Prizes in 2008 and other commands received a variety of process-improvement awards at the Pentagon Friday.

  • Army TKO

    Oct 14, 2008

    Soldiers from around the Army competed in Army Combatives tournament at Fort Benning, Ga. earlier this month.

  • Gen. Petraeus visit

    Oct 14, 2008

    Gen. Petraeus speaks at the Association of the U.S. Army conference in Washington, D.C.

  • Iraqi-based Industrial Zone opens two new facilities in Balad

    Oct 11, 2008

    Iraqi government and business leaders recently joined Coalition Forces officials in celebrating the opening of two Iraqi-owned businesses near Joint Base Balad, a strategic logistical hub in Iraq.

  • Soldiers greet 600 WWII veterans at memorial

    Oct 10, 2008

    More than 600 veterans from what has been called Aca,!A"the greatest generationAca,!A? visited the World War II Memorial Wednesday and were greeted by a current generation of Soldiers.

  • AKO hits 1 billionth log-on, continues enhancements

    Oct 10, 2008

    Last week as Army Knowledge Online had its 1 billionth log-on, staffers were working on improvements such as Wiki and a new mail interface.

  • Japanese, American Soldiers come together for bilateral exercise

    Oct 10, 2008

    Usually separated by an ocean, they have come together this month at Fort Lewis in pursuit of the same goals. Opening ceremonies were held Tuesday on North Fort Lewis for Rising Warrior 2008, a bilateral training exercise involving Fort LewisAca,!a,,c 1st Battalion, 17th Infantry Regiment, 5th Brigade, and the 22nd Infantry Regiment of the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force. Rising Warrior will continue through Oct. 20.

  • Army operationalizing reserve component

    Oct 10, 2008

    The Army is changing how it generates forces and is overhauling the National Guard and Reserve, said the commander of Forces Command Wednesday.

  • Soldier Olympians visit President Bush at White House

    Oct 10, 2008

    Ten Soldiers from the U.S. Army World Class Athlete Program and U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit visited the White House Oct. 7.

  • Schoomaker portrait unveiled at Pentagon ceremony

    Oct 10, 2008

    An oil portrait of General (Retired) Peter J. Schoomaker was unveiled at the Pentagon today, to the delight of family, friends and top government officials. Schoomaker, former Chief of Staff of the Army, was honored with a special painting in the Hall of Heroes, a physical reminder of his achievements while serving in the Army. Vice President Dick Cheney and Secretary of the Army Pete Geren were in attendance at the ceremony.

  • Daytona Champ Ryan Newman to drive for Army NASCAR team

    Oct 10, 2008

    The Army Accessions Command announced Thursday that it will sponsor Ryan Newman, the reigning Daytona 500 champion, and his No. 39 Stewart-Haas Racing Chevrolet for the 2009 NASCAR Sprint Cup season.

  • Army Exhibit

    Oct 10, 2008

    Army Exhibit showcases the changing face of warfare.

  • Army Ten-Miler

    Oct 10, 2008

    More than 26,000 runners run in the Army Ten-Miler race at the Pentagon.

  • Army 'a mighty engine' says former secretary of state

    Oct 9, 2008

    Despite concerns about a balance between what it is being asked to do and what it can indefinitely sustain, the Army remains strong, said former Secretary of State Madeleine K. Albright.

  • Myth busted: scientists unveil high-tech Army

    Oct 9, 2008

    Advancements in science and technology that support full-spectrum operations, like exoskeletons, were discussed at the annual meeting and exhibition of the Association of the United States Army in Washington D.C.

  • New manual to cover training for full spectrum

    Oct 9, 2008

    The new FM 7.0 will be fielded in about six weeks and Aca,!A"prescribes the fundamental changes in how we are training our Army for full-spectrum operations,Aca,!A? said Brig. Gen. Robert Abrams, deputy commander for training at the Combined Arms Center, Fort Leavenworth, Kan.

  • FCS exhibit

    Oct 9, 2008

    Future Combat Systems brings tomorrow's life-saving technology to today.

  • Family forum

    Oct 9, 2008

    Mrs. Casey speaks about families.

  • Secretary of the Army Pete Geren - Address to the 2008 AUSA Annual Meeting and Exposition - October

    Oct 9, 2008

    Secretary of the Army Pete Geren - Address to the 2008 AUSA Annual Meeting and Exposition - October 6, 2008

  • Army outlines success of Warrior Transition Units

    Oct 9, 2008

    The Army has three dozen Warrior Transition Units across the country dedicated to nurturing the wounded back to health and even into civilian life, Brig. Gen. Gary Cheek told AUSA members Tuesday.

  • Vice chief: FCS vehicles will transform warfighting

    Oct 8, 2008

    New Army fighting vehicles promise to transform the nature of war as dramatically as the tank did in the 20th Century, said Army Vice Chief of Staff Gen. Peter W. Chiarelli in remarks delivered Monday at an annual breakfast meeting of the Association of the United States Army.

  • Chief says NCO corps glue holding Army together

    Oct 8, 2008

    During an address at the 2008 Association of the United States Army Annual Meeting and Exposition, Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. George W. Casey said the Noncommissioned Officer Corps is what keeps the Army together.

  • Soldiers integral parts of communities, says secretary

    Oct 7, 2008

    Community support is essential in maintaining the well being of Soldiers and families with todayAca,!a,,cs high op-tempo and repeated deployments, said Secretary of the Army Pete Geren and other officials at the Association of the United States Army Annual MeetingAca,!a,,cs second Family Forum today.

  • 'Missing Parts in Action' team inspires Ten-Miler runners

    Oct 7, 2008

    Brazilian Army Pvt. Reginaldo Campos Jr. won the menAca,!a,,cs division and Veena Reddy of Centreville, Va., led the women in the 24th Army Ten-Miler, but the true Aca,!A"rabbitsAca,!A? were the Aca,!A"Missing Parts in ActionAca,!A? competitors from Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington and Brooke Army Medical Center in Fort Sam Houston, Texas.

  • Secretary of the Army "Quality of Life Awards" presentations

    Oct 7, 2008

    The Secretary of the ArmyAca,!a,,cs Quality of Life Awards were presented Oct. 7 at the 2008 Association of the United States Army (AUSA) Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C. The eight award winners were recognized during the Family Forum, "Strengthening Soldiers and Families Through Community Partnership."

  • LandWarNet transforming to enable Warfighters

    Oct 7, 2008

    Army leadership discussed the importance of transforming LandWarNet to an enterprise structure in order to enable Warfighter capabilities Monday, at the Association of the United States Army Annual Meeting and Exhibition.

  • Army Evaluation Task Force key to FCS integration

    Oct 7, 2008

    The Association of the United States Army Annual Meeting and Exposition kicked-off Monday; the Army exhibit, AmericaAca,!a,,cs Army: Strength of the Nation, began its WarriorAca,!a,,cs Corner presentations with a piece on Future Combat Systems.

  • Chief, top spouse talk families at AUSA

    Oct 7, 2008

    The chief of staff of the Army and his wife focused on the Army Family Covenant at the first Family Forum during the Association of the United States Army Annual Meeting Monday, saying that major strides have been made, but that the Army still has work to do.

  • Army Secretary announces 'Year of NCO' at AUSA meeting

    Oct 6, 2008

    During his keynote address at the opening of the 2008 Association of the United States Army Annual Meeting and Exposition, Secretary of the Army Pete Geren announced that 2009 would be "the Year Of The Noncommissioned Officer."

  • Guard, Reserve Soldier named Army's best warriors

    Oct 6, 2008

    Two Soldiers, one from the Army Reserve and the other from the Army National Guard, were named the Army's best warriors during a lunch at the 2008 Association of the United States Army Annual Meeting and Exposition here.

  • 26,000 run Army Ten Miler

    Oct 6, 2008

    About 26,000 runners and 4,000 others converged in the PentagramAca,!a,,cs South Parking lot Sunday morning for the 24th Annual Army Ten Miler.

  • SecArmy Geren addresses Corps of Cadets at West Point

    Oct 6, 2008

    Secretary of the Army Pete Geren addresses the U.S. Corps of Cadets during the congressional retirement review for Rep. Dave Hobson, R-Ohio, far right, and Rep. Jim Saxton, R-N.J., second from right, at the United States Military at West Point, N.Y. Friday. The congressmen took a review of the Corps of Cadets in honor of their 41 combined years of service to the U.S. House of Representatives.

  • Army unveils new Stability Operations manual

    Oct 6, 2008

    The U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command today unveiled a new stability operations field manual, FM 3-07 at the annual meeting of the Association of the U.S. Army in Washington.

  • Soldiers compete to be named best at warrior competition

    Oct 3, 2008

    Two dozen of the Army's best Soldiers descended on Fort Lee, Va., Sept. 29 - Oct. 3, to battle it out for the titles of Soldier and Noncommissioned Officer of the Year.

  • Engineers unveil THINK, COBRA tech programs

    Oct 2, 2008

    Engineers from the Communications-Electronics Research, Development, and Engineering Center met with more than 125 private-industry representatives recently in Aberdeen, Md., to introduce two new technology development programs for its Command and Control Directorate.

  • Maj. James Hess, plans and operations officer for the 3rd ESC's personnel section

    Oct 2, 2008

    Maj. James Hess, plans and operations officer for the 3rd ESC's personnel section

  • Army Chief of Staff visits Fort Drum

    Oct 2, 2008

    Gen. George W. Casey Jr., Army chief of staff, visited Fort Drum on Monday to speak to Soldiers and their family members as 3rd Brigade Combat Team prepares for its upcoming deployment to Afghanistan. During his second visit to post this year, the ArmyAca,!a,,cs senior officer met with Spartan Brigade leaders to discuss their change of mission from Iraq to Afghanistan and their adjustments to training and preparation.

  • Pentagon hosts National Capital Area CFC kick-off

    Oct 2, 2008

    The Combined Federal Campaign, which runs from Sept. 1 through Dec. 15, held the National Capital Area CFC kick-off ceremony at the Pentagon Oct. 2. Secretary of the Army Pete Geren launched the ceremony.

  • Lightweight .50-Caliber: Lethality at half the weight

    Oct 2, 2008

    As Soldiers training for combat look to lighten their load, they can look forward to the Lightweight .50-Caliber Machine Gun.

  • Army leaders at NYC ceremony anticipate meeting recruiting goal

    Oct 1, 2008

    Secretary of the Army Pete Geren presided over a ceremony Wednesday morning in which nine future Soldiers took the oath of enlistment as part of celebrating the all-volunteer ArmyAca,!a,,cs anticipated success in achieving its recruiting goal.

  • Getting Adjusted for "Best Warrior"

    Sep 30, 2008

    Sgt. 1st Class Brian Eisch, U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, adjust the straps on his Kevlar during the pre-combat checks and inspection portion of the 2008 Department of the Army NCO/Soldier of the Year Competition at Fort Lee, Va. Photo by Mike Strasser, Fort Lee Public Affairs Office

  • Geared Up for "Best Warrior"

    Sep 30, 2008

    2008 Department of the Army NCO/Soldier of the Year Competition

  • Secretary of Army encourages MilBloggers

    Sep 30, 2008

    Secretary of the Army Pete Geren and Chief of Public Affairs Maj. Gen. Kevin Bergner participated in a live bloggerAca,!a,,cs roundtable panel at the 2008 MilBlog Conference held Sept. 20 in conjunction with the Blog World Expo.

  • Rangers receive awards for valor

    Sep 30, 2008

    Spc. Joe Gibson received the Silver Star and 44 other Soldiers from the 2nd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment received other combat awards following their recent deployment at a ceremony Sept. 26 at the at Fort Lewis, Wash., presided over by Adm. Eric T. Olson, commander of U.S. Special Operations Command at MacDill Air Force Base, Tampa, Fla. Lt. Gen. Charles H. Jacoby Jr., commanding general, I Corps and Fort Lewis, was in attendance.

  • Corps waives recreation fees during R&R, redeployment leave

    Sep 30, 2008

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has announced it will waive day-use and camping fees for service members and DoD civilians who are on mid- or post-deployment leave from duty in a hostile fire zone.

  • Warriors Prepare for Competition

    Sep 30, 2008

    Spc. Jeremy Whipple is the U.S. Army National Guard Soldier of the Year competitor at Fort Lee, Va., Sept. 28 - Oct. 3, for the 2008 Department of the Army NCO/Soldier of the Year Competition.

  • Base expands training areas to prep forces for Afghanistan

    Sep 30, 2008

    At Chievres Air Base in Belgium, an Army garrison used by U.S. forces who support NATO operations, the training missions for Soldiers deploying to Afghanistan are evolving. In less than three months, a mock village with more than 30 buildings and an outdoor market were constructed at ChiAfA..vres to prepare Soldiers, civilians and allied partners of the 650th Military Intelligence Group for their upcoming deployment.

  • Getting Ready for "Best Warrior"

    Sep 30, 2008

    Staff Sgt. Julian Wiggins, U.S. Army Materiel Command competitor, checks the sling on his M16, while Sgt. 1st Class Darnyell Parker, Fort Lee Warrior Training Center instructor observes. The pre-combat checks and inspections were scheduled Sept. 30 during the 2008 Department of the Army NCO/Soldier of the Year Competition at Fort Lee, Va.

  • Exiting the Board

    Sep 29, 2008

    Sgt. Luke Solorzano, U.S. Army Pacific Command, looks for his sponsor as he exits the board appearance Sept. 29, during the 2008 Department of the Army NCO/Soldier of the Year competition at Fort Lee, Va.

  • Best Warrior Board Appearance

    Sep 29, 2008

    Spc. Jeremy Whipple, U.S. Army National Guard competitor, sits before the panel at the board apperance Sept. 29, during the 2008 Department of the Army NCO/Soldier of the Year Competition at Fort Lee, Va.

  • Making a Good Board Appearance

    Sep 29, 2008

    Spc. Jeremy Whipple, U.S. Army National Guard competitor, smiles as his sponsor makes an adjustment to his uniform prior to the board apperance Sept. 29 during the 2008 Department of the Army NCO/Soldier of the Year competition at Fort Lee, Va.

  • Final Board Preparations

    Sep 29, 2008

    Spc. Eric Kocourek, Eighth Army Soldier of the Year, prepares for his board appearance Sept. 29 during the 2008 Department of the Army NCO/Soldier of the Year Competition at Fort Lee, Va.

  • At Ease Before the Board

    Sep 29, 2008

    Spc. Daniel Horner, U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, smiles while listening to his sponsor as they wait for the board apperance Sept. 28 during the 2008 Deptartment of the Army NCO/Soldier of the Year competition at Fort Lee, Va.

  • Before the Board

    Sep 29, 2008

    Spc. Daniel Farrier, U.S. Army Medical Command, listens to Sgt. 1st Class Doug Klein instruct him on entering the board room, Sept. 29, during the 2008 Department of the Army NCO/Soldier of the Year Competition at Fort Lee, Va.

  • Waiting for the Board

    Sep 29, 2008

    Spc. Barrett Kauling, US Army Special Operations Command, prepares for the Soldier of the Year Board Event, Sept. 28 at Fort Lee, VA.

  • MRAP developer, budget analyst get Pace Award

    Sep 29, 2008

    An Army logistics officer lauded for helping save SoldiersAca,!a,,c lives in Afghanistan and Iraq because of better armor protection, and a civilian budget analyst who, in 2007, was in charge of the largest peacetime appropriation in the Department of the Army, were honored by Secretary of the Army Pete Geren Monday.

  • Cyber-Recruiting: Instant expert

    Sep 29, 2008

    When concerned and skeptical citizens find it difficult to approach a recruiter for one reason or another, thatAca,!a,,cs where cyber-recruiting comes in.

  • Secretary of Army visits Iraq, Afghanistan

    Sep 29, 2008

    Secretary of the Army Pete Geren visited troops in Afghanistan, Kuwait and Iraq Sept. 14-19.

  • Exercise readies first units for NORTHCOM assignment

    Sep 29, 2008

    The exercise scenario was a sobering one: a 10-kiloton nuclear device detonated in AmericaAca,!a,,cs heartland, quickly overwhelming civilian responders.

  • Flight to history

    Sep 29, 2008

    Veterans visit the World War II memorial with Honor Flight.

  • Emmys

    Sep 29, 2008

    Stars show appreciation on the red carpet.

  • Military, civilian leaders sign Army Community Covenant

    Sep 26, 2008

    Sunny blue skies and 70 degree weather were the perfect backdrop for the Fort Monmouth Army Community Covenant Signing ceremony at Wampum Park, Eatontown Borough, N.J., Sept. 24.

  • USA wins 'Best Nation' at CISM in Sweden

    Sep 26, 2008

    Soldiers of the U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit won four medals last week and the coveted title of Aca,!A"Best Nation in the WorldAca,!A? at the Conseil International du Sport Militaire - called CISM - at the Rodberget Shooting Centre in northern Sweden.

  • 'Fly-In' offers business leaders clearer Army picture

    Sep 26, 2008

    Some 35 Indiana business executives got a crash course on the U.S. Army recently during a visit to the Pentagon that capped off a two-day visit to the nationAca,!a,,cs capital.

  • Swedish gold

    Sep 26, 2008

    The Army Marksmanship Unit is victorious in Sweden; USAMU is now the best in the world.

  • Green communities

    Sep 26, 2008

    The Army builds green communities for Soldiers and their families.

  • President calls upon nation to honor Gold Star Mothers

    Sep 26, 2008

    The Army, along with our nation, will honor our Gold Star Mothers on the last Sunday in September, Gold Star Mother's Day.

  • Veterans feel nation's appreciation on honor flight

    Sep 25, 2008

    World War II veteran Paul Taylor enjoyed seeing the memorial built in his honor during the Sept. 13 Tennessee Valley Honor Flight to Washington, D.C. Yet, for Taylor, the highlight of the trip was not so much the memorialAca,!a,,cs brick and mortar, but the people who made the day memorable.

  • SecArmy hosts retirement for Armed Services Committee chairmen

    Sep 25, 2008

    Secretary of the Army Pete Geren hosted an Armed Forces retirement ceremony Wednesday afternoon for former chairmen of both the Senate and House Armed Services Committees, Sen. John Warner of Virginia and Congressman Duncan Hunter of California.

  • Secretary of the Army visits LRMC

    Sep 25, 2008

    At the Landstuhl Regional Medical Center in Germany, visitors come to see the wounded warriors on a daily basis. But one special visitor made a surprise visit.

  • Contract awarded to build new FORSCOM, USARC headquarters

    Sep 25, 2008

    The Savannah District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers awarded a $288,538,000 contract to build the U.S. Army Forces Command (FORSCOM) and U.S. Army Reserve Command (USARC) headquarters at Fort Bragg, N.C., to Hensel Phelps Construction Company out of Chantilly, Va., Sept. 20.

  • USARPAC Best Warriors

    Sep 25, 2008

    USARPAC's 2008 Best Warrior competitors.

  • Staff Sgt. Ferrara

    Sep 25, 2008

    Staff Sgt. Jacob Ferrara is an NCO in the 2008 Best Warrior competition.

  • Staff Sgt. Ferrara

    Sep 25, 2008

    Staff Sgt. Ferrara is an NCO in the 2008 Best Warrior competition.

  • Staff Sgt. Ferrara

    Sep 25, 2008

    Staff Sgt. Jacob Ferrara is an NCO in the 2008 Best Warrior competition.

  • Staff Sgt. Ferrara

    Sep 25, 2008

    Staff Sgt. Ferrara is an NCO in the 2008 Best Warrior competition.

  • Staff Sgt. Ferrara

    Sep 25, 2008

    Staff Sgt. Jacob Ferrara is an NCO in the 2008 Best Warrior competition.

  • Staff Sgt. Ferrara

    Sep 25, 2008

    Staff Sgt. Jacob Ferrara is an NCO in the 2008 Best Warrior competition.

  • Staff Sgt. Ferrara

    Sep 25, 2008

    Staff Sgt. Jacob Ferrara is an NCO in the 2008 Best Warrior competition.

  • Sgt. Solorzano

    Sep 25, 2008

    Sgt. Luke Solorzano is a Soldier in the 2008 Best Warrior competition.

  • Sgt. Solorzano

    Sep 25, 2008

    Sgt. Luke Solorzano is a competitor in the 2008 Best Warrior competition.

  • Sgt. Solorzano

    Sep 25, 2008

    Sgt. Luke Solorzano is a competitor in the 2008 Best Warrior competition.

  • Sgt. Solorzano

    Sep 25, 2008

    Sgt. Luke Solorzano is a competitor in the 2008 Best Warrior competition.

  • Sgt. Solorzano

    Sep 25, 2008

    Sgt. Luke Solorzano is a competitor in the 2008 Best Warrior competition.

  • Sgt. Solorzano

    Sep 25, 2008

    Sgt. Luke Solorzano, a competitor in the 2008 Best Warrior competition.

  • Bags

    Sep 25, 2008

    A Commissary has gone green in Germany.

  • Soldier suicides

    Sep 25, 2008

    Army Chaplains talk about suicide prevention.

  • 'Preparedness Fair' preps Army for disasters

    Sep 25, 2008

    Ready Army Aca,!"- the Army Emergency Management ProgramAca,!a,,cs communication campaign to prepare Soldiers, their families and Army civilians for natural disasters and terrorist attacks -- took center stage at the National Preparedness Fair held at the Pentagon yesterday.

  • 'Time of Remembrance' honors families of fallen

    Sep 25, 2008

    Thousands of families sharing a common bond met at the National Mall, near the base of the Washington Monument Sept. 20. They joined to remember their fathers, mothers, sisters and brothers who were killed while serving in the military.

  • Army's NASCAR team finishes 4th in Dover

    Sep 24, 2008

    Mark Martin kept the Army Chevy in second place for a portion of Sunday's Sprint Cup race, but settled for a rock-solid fourth-place finish at Dover International Speedway.

  • West Point listed among 'America's Best Colleges'

    Sep 24, 2008

    A report released last month by Forbes magazine ranked the U.S. Military Academy as the sixth best of all American colleges on the quality of faculty, academics and graduates.

  • Final housing privatization partners chosen

    Sep 23, 2008

    The final partners have been chosen to team up with the Army in its housing privatization venture. The partners will work with the Army to privatize housing, under the Residential Communities Initiative, at seven more installations.

  • 'Best Warrior' to challenge Soldiers

    Sep 23, 2008

    A select group of Soldiers will take center stage during the 2008 Department of the Army Noncommissioned Officer and Soldier of the Year, Best Warrior Competition at Fort Lee, Va., Sept. 28 Aca,!" Oct. 3.

  • Army fires first round from cannon on FCS chassis

    Sep 23, 2008

    The Future Combat Systems program successfully fired the first artillery projectile from the manned ground vehicle non-line-of-sight cannon prototype.

  • CFC kicks off campaign across Army

    Sep 22, 2008

    The Combined Federal Campaign, which kicked off Sept. 1 and runs through Dec. 15, is the worldAca,!a,,cs largest annual workplace charity drive. CFC raises millions of dollars each year to assist more than 4,000 charities through donations from federal employees and servicemembers that support eligible non-profit organizations that provide health and human service benefits throughout the world.

  • Army Chief gets glimpse of vehicle reset work at Anniston (slideshow)

    Sep 22, 2008

    Chief of Staff of the Army, Gen. George W. Casey Jr. visited Anniston Army Depot Sept. 18, 2008.

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