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  • Aged to perfection, NCO trainees add experience to BCT company

    Jan 10, 2014

    The Soldiers-in-training of Alpha Company, 3rd Battalion, 10th Infantry Regiment are all learning about the Army together -- but not all of them are learning about military life together. Nine of the 176 Soldiers-in-training are noncommissioned officers from either the Marine Corps, Navy or Air Force.

  • TRADOC partners with William & Mary for research, training opportunities

    Jan 10, 2014

    The College of William & Mary and U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command reaffirmed their partnership, Jan. 10, 2014, to develop internships, research and training opportunities for both William & Mary students and TRADOC Soldiers in the field of national security.

  • 94th Training Division Soldier conquers jitters, wins 80th Training Command Instructor of the Year

    Jan 9, 2014

    FORT KNOX, Ky. (Jan. 9, 2014) -- Sgt. 1st Class David Dimoff, a water purification specialist instructor with the 8/80th Quartermaster Battalion, beat out five other competitors to win the 80th Training Command's eighth Instructor of the Year competition here.

  • Exercise Combined Resolve- Overview and Key Lessons Identified

    Jan 8, 2014

    Exercise Combined Resolve was designed as a proof of principle for the European Rotation Force (ERF) focused on improving NATO interoperability (nine different Nations) by integrating Warfighting Functions, personnel (~2500 personnel), and doctrine; while integrating the EUCOM Army Contingency Response Force (ACRF) company to demonstrate our ability to rapidly mobilize our forces across a theater of operations to support our allies with a responsive combat force.

  • Future of Army, nation found in today's recruits

    Jan 8, 2014

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- Building the future Army and affecting the lives of young people -- that is the two-fold mission defining the work of the Soldiers and civilians of the 2nd Recruiting Brigade.

  • 80th Training Command instructor competition underway

    Jan 7, 2014

    Six Soldiers from the 102nd and 94th Training Divisions are participating in the 80th Training Command's (TASS) eighth Instructor of the Year competition at the 100th Training Division (OS) headquarters at Fort Knox, Ky., Jan. 6, 2014.

  • Unit Training Management handbook gets update

    Jan 7, 2014

    The new edition of The Leader's Guide to Unit Training Management (UTM) is available on the Army Training Network https://atn.army.mil/. ATN is the one-stop shop for training products and resources. It is managed by the Army's Training Management Directorate (TMD).

  • Combining network management tools makes managing network easier, saves money

    Jan 6, 2014

    The Army is moving to simplify and reduce the number of network management tools its communication officers use to manage the tactical communications network, moving from deliveries of stove-piped tool sets across various systems and echelons to an integrated system.

  • USAREC issues smartphones to recruiters

    Jan 6, 2014

    Smartphones to enhance recruiting capabilites

  • Gold Star parents do more than just support ROTC

    Jan 4, 2014

    Florida State University nursing professor Nan Cuchens and her husband Harry Chaires established a scholarship for military nursing students at FSU and they support the Wounded Warriors program, and the Injured Marine Fund. They do this through a small armed security company they established. They founded "One Brave Marine" to honor their son, Lance Cpl. Daniel Chaires who was killed in combat in 2006. They employ veterans who are returning to civilian life --because they know the difficulties with transition and the difficulties in finding employment.

  • U.S. Army takes measures to mentor leaders of tomorrow

    Jan 3, 2014

    U.S. Army All-American Bowl week is more than a celebration of high school football, it provides the Army an opportunity to showcase its education opportunities, training and leadership skills.

  • Kicking leadership focus to the front at Army All American Bowl

    Jan 3, 2014

    Motivational speaker Fran Kick visited San Antonio to present a message to a group of community leaders and educators attending the 2014 U.S. Army All-American Bowl. His message was "the more you put into something, the more you get out of it and leadership is no exception. He used several examples to illustrate that there is a difference in someone understanding the practice of leadership verses practicing their understanding of leadership, and he pointed out the difference in leading verses having a title or position.

  • Army Cadet draws on personal experience at Army National Combine

    Jan 3, 2014

    Like a seasoned leader, Travis Watson is barking out orders, moving back and forth and gesturing all at once as he directs a group of high school football players on the field in the Alamodome in San Antonio.

  • Army Network Integration Evaluations adopt new goals, new construct

    Dec 23, 2013

    After delivering groundbreaking communications technologies to Soldiers in Afghanistan, the Army should focus tactical network development efforts on simplifying tools and applications, right-sizing command posts and increasing operational flexibility, according to initial conclusions from the most recent Network Integration Evaluation.

  • AMC/ASC NCOY shares experience at DA-level competition

    Dec 20, 2013

    AMC/ASC's Staff Sgt. Andrew Gregory gave everything he had, but that still wasn't enough to place in the 2013 Department of the Army Best Warrior Competition held in November at Fort Lee, Va.

  • Drill sergeants help Soldiers prepare for personal leave

    Dec 19, 2013

    Are you prepared for Victory Block Leave? The U.S. Army Drill Sergeant School took no chances last week, inspecting dozens of vehicles belonging to Soldiers before they were allowed to leave post for the holidays.

  • Fires Center trains Fort Campbell Soldiers for C-RAM mission

    Dec 19, 2013

    Soldiers in 2nd Battalion, 44th Air Defense Artillery from Fort Campbell, Ky., worked with the Fires Center of Excellence to completely revamp their training to use the Counter Rocket, Artillery and Mortar (C-RAM) weapon system in Afghanistan.

  • Drill sergeants, cadre test physical limits

    Dec 19, 2013

    Drill sergeants and cadre in 1st Battalion, 40th Field Artillery, at Fort Sill, Okla., took a break from pushing their Soldiers, to test their own physical limits, Dec. 11, 2013, in their inaugural Gauntlet Challenge.

  • Army ROTC Cadets at UT, Austin, participate in innovative SHARP training

    Dec 9, 2013

    Like many students at the University of Texas, Austin, Army ROTC Cadets dressed up for Halloween. However, their destination was not an on-campus party but for an alternative way to learn about a topic that is serious to the Army.

  • Universities partner to create degree program, support leader development

    Dec 9, 2013

    The Army Logistics University and Virginia Commonwealth University have partnered to create a new degree program to support Soldiers. The Master of Supply Chain Management is slated to begin in fall 2014 and will emphasize innovation, critical thinking and logistics management.

  • Rucksack to rotor blades; Career change brings former infantry NCO back to Afghanistan as Army pilot

    Dec 9, 2013

    FORWARD OPERATING BASE SHANK, Afghanistan (Nov. 26, 2013) -- U.S. Army Chief Warrant Officer 3 Michael Young dreamed of being a police officer as a child. To reach that goal, after graduating high school, he enlisted as an infantryman in the U.S. Army with the intention of gaining experience to prepare him for law enforcement.

  • Loose lips still sink ships, loose tweets sink fleets

    Dec 6, 2013

    In the social media era, OPSEC is more important, and more difficult, than ever. We must be concerned with both whom we talk to and what we put on the internet. The flow of information from one side of the world to another is now as easy as a few keystrokes and only takes seconds.

  • ATEC commanding general visits EPG, tours facility

    Dec 6, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. - The U.S Army Test and Evaluation Command commanding general, Maj. Gen. Peter Utley, met with Maj. Gen. Robert Ashley, commanding general, U.S. Army Intelligence Center of Excellence and Fort Huachuca, and Col. Raymond Compton, commander, U.S. Army Electronic Proving Ground, for an overview and tour of the U.S. Army Electronic Proving Ground here at Fort Huachuca, Nov. 25.

  • Fort Leonard Wood commander visits Missouri State University

    Dec 6, 2013

    Maj. Gen. Leslie Smith, Maneuver Support Center of Excellence and Fort Leonard Wood commanding general, visited Missouri State University and met with about 50 ROTC cadets and military science students, as well as MSU President Clif Smart.

  • Cyberspace warriors graduate with Army's newest military occupational specialty

    Dec 6, 2013

    Fifteen Soldiers made history when they were awarded the newest Army military occupational specialty, 25D, cyber network defender, during a graduation ceremony Nov. 27, 2013, held in Alexander Hall at Fort Gordon, Ga.

  • Comprehensive Soldier and Family Fitness trainers bring performance insight to FORSCOM and USARC

    Dec 6, 2013

    Over the next several months, U.S. Army Forces Command and U.S. Army Reserve Command staff members will participate in the same performance enhancement training seminars that are being held across the U.S. Army's combat formations.

  • CID Offers Holiday Safety Tips

    Dec 5, 2013

    Across the nation, shoppers will be out in force searching for big bargains in the stores and on the World Wide Web, but criminals will be out too.

  • Safety Show's 'undead' cast delivers creative accident prevention message

    Dec 5, 2013

    FORT LEE, Va. (Dec. 5, 2013) -- About 2,000 junior Soldiers and many other community members attended the opening performances of the 2013 Fort Lee Safety Show Tuesday and Wednesday evening at the Post Theater.

  • New Sill drill sergeants talk learning the trail

    Dec 5, 2013

    FORT SILL, Okla. -- A group of Fort Sill's newest drill sergeants in E Battery, 1st Battalion, 40th Field Artillery broke down what it's like to walk on the trail for the first time.

  • FA battalion readies vehicles in deployment exercise

    Dec 5, 2013

    FORT SILL, Okla. -- Second Battalion, 4th Field Artillery, conducted an equipment deployment readiness exercise (EDRE) Nov. 18-21 to ensure all vehicles were in good running condition and to fix any issues.

  • BAMC SIM Center receives accreditation

    Dec 5, 2013

    Brooke Army Medical Center's Simulation Center was recently accredited by the Society for Simulation in Healthcare in the areas of simulation teaching/education, training, and research last month. The Center is only one of 33 to be accredited by the SSH, which oversees the quality of simulation centers around the world.

  • NCO helps build home for Gold Star family

    Dec 4, 2013

    A Fort Benning, Ga., drill sergeant is one of dozens of volunteers helping to build a new home for the family of a fallen Soldier.

  • MCCC class hears CSF2 experiences By NICK DUKE nick.duke@thebayonet.com Students in a Maneuver Cap

    Dec 4, 2013

  • Foreign Exchange Student Finds Home in Army JROTC

    Dec 4, 2013

    Francesco Rossi, a high school foreign exchange student from Italy, reviewed his class options for attendance at Cedar Shoals High School in Athens, Ga., and decided that the Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps looked interesting--so he enrolled. "I came to the United States on an exchange program because I wanted to learn English and learn a new culture and new customs," said Rossi, who is from Italy and is in his senior year this year. Rossi said there isn't a similar program in Italy. He is now a participating Cadet and though he is enjoying the cultural emersion and language training opportunities, his eagerness to be involved has offered a cultural engagement of an Italian kind for his fellow Cadets.

  • Mission command goes mobile

    Dec 2, 2013

    This year the Army plans to field Joint Battle Command-Platform, the next-generation system providing mounted mission command, friendly force tracking and situational awareness capabilities. JBC-P will also serve as the first version of the Mounted Computing Environment, one of six computing environments that make up the Army's Common Operating Environment, a new set of standards that enable the rapid development of secure and interoperable applications.

  • Getting Contracting Right

    Dec 2, 2013

    After 33 years in the field, new DASA(P) takes the long view of where the Army needs to be in this commentary which was originally published in the Oct. - Dec. 2013 issue of Army AL&T magazine.

  • Milgaming site gets new look, improvements

    Dec 2, 2013

    The Army's premiere gaming website has received improvements which make it more user-friendly. Improvements include reducing the number of clicks needed to get to the most used functions and items on the site.

  • Remembering Native Americans

    Nov 30, 2013

  • Arming an Apache for its next mission

    Nov 28, 2013

  • Alamo Scouts Established, 28 November 1943

    Nov 27, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. - Lieutenant General Walter Krueger assumed command of the newly activated Sixth Army in early 1943 and then established an operational Task Force, nicknamed Alamo Force, also under his command.

  • Identifying IEDs: Field training teaches company to think like enemy

    Nov 27, 2013

    The 789th Explosive Ordinance Disposal Company is small in number, but has the immense task of protecting innocent lives from improvised explosive devices. Because of their mission, company leaders said EOD technicians are trained to think like the enemy.

  • National Guard competes for Best Ranger teams

    Nov 27, 2013

    Twenty-two National Guard Soldiers from 13 states competed for nine open slots, Nov. 20, 2013, at Fort Benning, Ga., to participate in the competition next spring.

  • MCTP major works with veterans

    Nov 27, 2013

    "He talks about the way it is now, and I talk about the way it was then." That's how Gene Berry, a Korean War veteran, describes his relationship with Maj. Cedric Burden, observer/coach, trainer, Mission Command Training Program (MCTP), at Fort Leavenworth, Kan. Burden volunteers with Crossroads Hospice as a companion for Berry and a World War II veteran.

  • New counselors help victims of sexual assault

    Nov 27, 2013

    Eliminating sexual assault from the armed forces remains one of the military's top priorities -- an effort that requires absolute and sustained commitment to providing a safe environment where every service member and civilian is free from the threat of sexual harassment and assault.

  • AWG Solution Development Exercise Focuses on Subterranean Warfare

    Nov 27, 2013

    The Asymmetric Warfare Group, a unique unit that provides operational advisory support and solution develop to Army and Joint Force commanders globally, conducts a subterranean operations solution development exercise at Fort Hood, Texas, with various Army assets to develop solutions to capability gaps within this complex environment.

  • Fort Sill Soldier input verifies video training games

    Nov 27, 2013

    FORT SILL, Okla. -- Fort Sill was one of two locations where Bohemia Interactive Simulations worked to prove their video game, Virtual Battlespace 3, can help train Soldiers. Fourteen Sill Soldiers offered their expert opinion Nov. 18-22, on how well the the game assisted in training specific tasks for fire support specialist, field artillery automated tactical data system specialist and Avenger crewmember.

  • Third Army G2 Predicts Battle of the Bulge, 9 December 1944

    Nov 27, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. - By December of 1944, it appeared that Hitler had been all but defeated. In fact, from the Allied perspective, Germany's continuation of the war at that point made no sense at all. The Third Army had crossed into Germany and had its sights on Frankfurt. An Allied offensive was planned for late December, right before Christmas. Allied commanders and their intelligence staffs were optimistic, if not downright confident, that the end of World War II was within reach.

  • Engineer brigade gets new senior enlisted leader

    Nov 27, 2013

    The 1st Engineer Brigade is under the leadership of a new senior noncommissioned officer.

  • The Other Snowball Effect

    Nov 26, 2013

    How the Army reduced a six-person, two-vehicle system to software The "snowball effect" is something that military programs generally try to avoid; snowballs usually end up costing the government a great deal of money as they get bigger and bigger. But sometimes the effect can work in reverse. This article was originally published in the Oct. - Dec. 2013 issue of Army AL&T magazine.

  • Thanksgiving 2013

    Nov 25, 2013

    This season of thanks is especially poignant after our Army's safest year on record. Due to your hard work and commitment to safety, more Soldiers are enjoying time with Family and friends at Thanksgiving tables around the world. As you celebrate the holiday, we ask that you also reflect on the importance of this historic achievement. Each of you played a vital role in it, and working together, we will continue the tradition of professionalism and excellence.

  • Military youth of the year, son of USAREC NCO, receives congratulations from president

    Nov 25, 2013

    Son of Army NCO named Boys and Girls Club of America Military Youth of the Year congratulated by President Barack Obama

  • Combat veteran enters battle to help families in turmoil

    Nov 25, 2013

    Recruiter works as court appointed advocate for abused and neglected children

  • General presents son with Engineer Basic Officer Leadership Course certificate

    Nov 25, 2013

    Lt. Gen. David Perkins, Combined Arms Center and Fort Leavenworth commanding general, congratulates his son, 2nd Lt. Chad Perkins, and presents him with his certificate during the Engineer Basic Officer Leadership Course Class 10-13 graduation held in the Engineer Regimental Room in the John B. Mahaffey Museum on Fort Leonard Wood Friday. Lt. Gen. Perkins served as the guest speaker for the graduation ceremony.

  • Maj. Gen. Ridge assumes responsibility of Army's Initial Military Training

    Nov 25, 2013

    The Army organization that transforms civilian volunteers into Soldiers and junior leaders welcomed a new deputy commanding general Friday, Nov. 21, 2013. U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command transferred responsibility of Initial Military Training from Maj. Gen. Bradley W. May to Maj. Gen. Ross E. Ridge in a ceremony at its headquarters in Fort Eustis, Va., which also signified a change of senior commanders at Army Element Fort Eustis.

  • Missouri's secretary of state visits Fort Leonard Wood

    Nov 22, 2013

    Missouri Secretary of State Jason Kander visited Fort Leonard Wood Nov. 19 to meet with the post's senior leaders and to get a first-hand look at the Army's elite chemical, engineer and military police training.

  • Missouri legislators meet with Fort Leonard Wood senior leaders

    Nov 22, 2013

    About 10 Missouri legislators met with Fort Leonard Wood senior leaders today and had the opportunity to see the Army's unique chemical, engineer and military police training that only happens here.

  • CAC commander views training, talks doctrine

    Nov 22, 2013

    The Combined Arms Support Command hosted a visit by Lt. Gen. David G. Perkins, U.S. Army Combined Arms Center commanding general, Nov. 20-21, to highlight current training, credentialing and doctrine initiatives.

  • Marines evaluate joint-service communication equipment at NIE 14.1

    Nov 22, 2013

    Marines from the 1st Marine Division participate in Network Integration Evaluation 14.1 at McGregor Range Complex, N.M., as part of a joint effort to modernize military equipment.

  • Army Marksmanship Unit Soldiers instruct with eye toward future

    Nov 21, 2013

    Soldiers from the U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit recently spent a week sharing their expert marksmanship skills with the nation's future leaders and competitive shooters.

  • USARIEM researchers add scientific rigor to MOS study

    Nov 21, 2013

    U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, or TRADOC, has partnered with USARIEM to conduct the Physical Demands Study. The study will be used to determine the physical requirements necessary to perform all combat-type jobs, including infantry, armor, artillery and engineering.

  • Developing leaders

    Nov 21, 2013

    Retired Maj. Gen. Vincent "Vinny" Boles, the 33rd Chief of Ordnance, shared lessons learned from his 33 year career in the military with members of the Combined Arms Support Command team, as part of the command's leader professional development program.

  • CAC commander recognizes 'game changers'

    Nov 21, 2013

    Lt. Gen. David G. Perkins, U.S. Army Combined Arms Center commanding general, presents a command coin to Sgt. 1st Class James L. Swenson, Career Development noncommissioned officer, for his game-changing service to the Transportation School. Perkins was hosted by Maj. Gen. Larry D. Wyche, Combined Arms Support Command and Fort Lee commanding general, during his visit to the Home of Sustainment Nov. 21.

  • Back to basics for basic

    Nov 21, 2013

    Soldiers in basic training are now saying "goodbye SEAhut, hello puptent," during field training on Fort Leonard Wood.

  • Air Defense Artillery museum opens new facility

    Nov 21, 2013

    FORT SILL, Okla. -- The Army Air Defense Artillery museum will host a reopening ceremony Nov. 26 at 9 a.m. at the south end of Building 1506, just north of Randolph Road at Bateman Road. Jonathan Bernstein, ADA Museum director, is excited about finally having a better facility for the museum, so that visitors will be able to view the collection.

  • Photo pros donate sessions to Army families

    Nov 21, 2013

    FORT SILL, Okla. --Photographers from all over Oklahoma came together Nov. 16 on Fort Sill to donate their time and skills to families of deployed Soldiers. With many units deployed to various locations from the area, the event, titled Military Mini-Sessions, professionally photographed more than 50 families so spouses can send the photos to their service members far away or use however they want. The photos will also be edited and distributed for free.

  • Engineer School hosts first PCS outreach session

    Nov 21, 2013

    As part of the commanding general's initiative, the U.S. Army Engineer School held the first outreach session for lieutenants and captains on official orders to other installations. This first session, held Nov. 12 in the Digital Training Facility, was for those moving to Fort Bragg, N.C.

  • National Guard, ROTC Cadets partner for security cooperation missions

    Nov 18, 2013

    In the early 1990s, as the old Soviet Union was in its final stages of collapse, the United States saw an opportunity to promote peace, minimize regional instability and encourage democracy in the region with what would later be called the State Partnership Program.

  • Paladin hybridizes for future fleet

    Nov 18, 2013

    The Fires Center of Excellence Capabilities Development and Integration Directorate at Fort Sill, Okla., is celebrating a major victory after the Paladin Integrated Management program received Milestone C approval within the Defense Acquisition System.

  • Army chief of staff sees 'bright future' for Natick

    Nov 18, 2013

    Army Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond T. Odierno visited Natick Soldier Systems Center, Nov. 15, 2013, to tour its facilities and learn more about the research and development done to keep Soldiers safe and provide them with a better quality of life during deployments.

  • ARMY SENIOR LEADER JOINS CHICAGOANS IN HONORING VETERANS DURING WEEKEND CELEBRATIONS

    Nov 16, 2013

    Service members from each armed forces branch joined Gen. Robert Cone, Commander, United States Army Training and Doctrine Command, during the Veterans Day weekend on November 10th, and 11th, in a slew of ceremonies recognizing service members and veterans past and present.

  • MI candidates sought for Weinstein Award nomination

    Nov 15, 2013

  • DES officials remind FH community of FH weapons registration policy

    Nov 15, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. - Throughout the past year, there have been several incidents wherein Soldiers, Family members or civilians have been apprehended on Fort Huachuca for possessing unregistered, concealed, loaded or prohibited weapons in their vehicle, quarters or in their physical possession.

  • 2-13th Avn. Regt., 305th MI Bn. participate in first-ever joint exercise together

    Nov 15, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. - Soldiers from the 2nd Battalion, 13th Aviation Regiment -- the Army's unmanned aircraft training center -- and Company A, 305th Military Intelligence Battalion, demonstrated a collaborative effort Nov. 4 -- 8 in a first-ever joint culminating training exercise, or CTX. The initiative incorporated both units' missions to develop cooperative training combining the 305th's imagery analysts and the 2-13th's unmanned aircraft systems, or UAS, operators in a simulated tactical environment.

  • Professional network seeks to empower, educate women

    Nov 15, 2013

    Meetings of Fort Jackson's Professional Mentorship Network are not as formal as you might imagine.

  • VIDEO: Army chief of staff sees 'bright future' for Natick

    Nov 15, 2013

    Army Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond T. Odierno visited Natick Soldier Systems Center to tour its facilities and learn more about the research and development done to keep Soldiers safe and provide them with a better quality of life during deployments.

  • Fort Sill Soldier recognized for lifesaving attempt

    Nov 14, 2013

    A Soldier assigned to 75th Fires Brigade was awarded a medal for his actions Nov. 5 at Lake Texoma, for performing CPR on a drowned swimmer.

  • Wounded warriors share what worked

    Nov 14, 2013

    FORT SILL, Okla. (Nov. 14, 2013) -- As part of the Warrior Care Month during November, the Fort Sill Warrior Transition Unit held a WTU Success Stories event Nov. 7 here.

  • Fort Rucker honors veterans

    Nov 14, 2013

    Fort Rucker wasn't shy about showing its pride for those who have served as hundreds came together at Veterans Park to look into the nation's past and honor those who came before them, as well those currently serving during the post Veterans Day ceremony Nov. 8.

  • New program connects female Soldiers

    Nov 14, 2013

    Roughly 5,000 Soldiers are stationed at Fort Rucker and around 600 of those Soldiers are females, and with such a small minority playing such a large role for the installation, a new program has been set up for them to connect, network and learn from each other.

  • Army looks to change culture

    Nov 14, 2013

    If you think you can identify a sexual predator within your unit based on looks alone, think again.

  • ROTC students use electronic, interactive textbooks

    Nov 14, 2013

    Cadet Command and TRADOC Capability Manager for The Army Distributed Learning Program (TCM TADLP) worked together on the project to replace ROTC textbooks with E-books. The program saves money, updates books more quickly and benefits Cadets' education. The material is available to download on to any reader or capable device.

  • CID Agent Saves Swimmers, Awarded Soldier's Medal

    Nov 12, 2013

    On November 4, 2013, in his last official act as the special-agent-in-charge of the U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command's Puerto Rico CID office, Special Agent James Spalding humbly received the Soldier's Medal, the Army's highest decoration for valor not involving combat, before his fellow Soldiers, civilians, family and friends.

  • SMA Chandler meets with Schofield Soldiers, families

    Nov 12, 2013

    Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III toured Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, Nov. 5, to meet with Soldiers and families to discuss important topics and worries Soldiers have about budget cuts and troop drawdown.

  • Westphal to elementary students: Veterans are America's superheroes, fighting for liberty, freedom

    Nov 11, 2013

    "Veterans represent the superheroes of America -- fighting to give us liberty, freedom, and justice," Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal told enthusiastic students during his keynote address at the Brookwood Elementary School Veterans Day Assembly in Leawood, Kan.

  • Fort A.P. Hill honors Veterans at flag raising ceremony

    Nov 8, 2013

    On a clear and cold Friday morning U.S. Army Garrison Fort A.P. Hill, Va. honored Veterans with a brief flag-raising ceremony. After police officers Jess Lapham and Tod Flowers raised the American flag and the POW-MIA flags Garrison commander Lt. Col. Peter E. Dargle addressed the more than 30 people who attended.

  • Retired veteran receives medal for heroism, 46 years after the act

    Nov 8, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. - Retired Staff Sgt. Alejandro Gonzales was presented with a long overdue Army Commendation Medal with Valor Device by Congressman Ron Barber, Arizona District 2, Nov. 6, at Alvarado Hall. Gonzales received the medal for an act of heroism in the Republic of Vietnam, during the Vietnam War.

  • 5 things to know about Soldier 2020

    Nov 8, 2013

    U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command is currently leading two efforts within Soldier 2020, the Army's plan to integrate women into previously closed military occupational specialties.

  • Wounded warrior sets transition goals with help of CSF2

    Nov 7, 2013

    Comprehensive Soldier and Family Fitness (CSF2) provides Performance Enhancement Training at 38 Warrior Transition Units and Community Based Warrior Transition Units across the Army as well as at 16 Comprehensive Soldier and Family Fitness (CSF2) Training Centers at Army installations across the nation. Specially trained CSF2 Master Resilience Trainer Performance Experts (MRT-PEs), with advanced degrees in sports or performance psychology, provide training in several different skill areas to transitioning Soldiers. Their initial training includes Building Confidence, Attention Control, Energy Management, Integrating Imagery and Goal Setting. Soldiers can then elect to receive one-on-one Mastery Training with a MRT-PE on any one of these skills.

  • Heavy metal removal:Engineers take out damaged bridge as part of field training exercise

    Nov 7, 2013

    Bridge engineers take out damaged structure as part of field training exercise and remove a Bailey Bridge that had been in location for more than two decades.

  • Developing leaders

    Nov 7, 2013

    Brig. Gen. Flem B. "Donnie" Walker Jr., 3rd Sustainment Command (Expeditionary) commanding general, provided the keynote address for the BOLC class at the Army Logistics University Nov. 7.

  • Fires Center of Excellence goes through TRADOC accreditation

    Nov 7, 2013

    The Fires Center of Excellence went through a rigorous education review as part of an accreditation process by the Training and Doctrine Command Accreditation Team Oct. 23-31.

  • Mission ready challenge trains 2nd-18th Field Artillery Soldiers

    Nov 7, 2013

    Twenty-three officers assigned to 2nd Battalion, 18th Field Artillery, made history as they participated in the battalion's inaugural mission ready challenge Oct. 30, at Fort Sill.

  • Fort Sill Wellness Center combats stress

    Nov 7, 2013

    The Fort Sill Army Wellness Center (AWC) can provide resources to educate and coach people as they discover how to take control of your health. Stephanie Ryan, AWC director, said that the services they provide can help individuals meet their health goals by teaching a person how to respond to stressful events.

  • CASCOM welcomes new HHC commander

    Nov 7, 2013

    Capt. Zatochi K. Mattocks assumed command of the Combined Arms Support Command's Headquarters and Headquarters Company during a change of command ceremony Nov. 7.

  • 214th Fires Brigade Soldiers train infantry skills

    Nov 7, 2013

    FORT SILL, Okla. -- In preparation for Soldiers' deployment as security forces to Southwest Asia soon, C Battery, 2nd Battalion, 5th Field Artillery is undergoing intense training in areas outside of its typical fires mission.

  • Workin' for health: Soldiers, civilians, Families attend Health and Fitness Expo

    Nov 6, 2013

  • Slots filling up fast for Army's premier marksmanship training event

    Nov 6, 2013

    The U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit, in conjunction with the Maneuver Center of Excellence, will host the 2014 U.S. Army Small Arms Championships, Jan. 26 - Feb. 1, 2013, at Fort Benning, Ga.

  • Expert: mission command is a culture

    Nov 6, 2013

  • MCoE bids farewell to Infantry commandant

    Nov 6, 2013

  • English-Spanish NCOs share field training

    Nov 6, 2013

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