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  • Camp Semaphore teaches cadets military lessons

    Jun 12, 2009

    High School JROTC cadets complete the Signal Corps summer Camp Semaphore

  • 71st Chemical Team Gives Pacific New Capability

    Jun 11, 2009

    Under the relentless Hawaiian sun, Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear (CBRN) Soldiers of 3rd Platoon, 71st Chemical Company donned cumbersome personal protective equipment and set forth on a historical journey.

  • VIDEO: The 234th U.S. Army Birthday in the Year of the NCO

    Jun 11, 2009

    The 234th birthday commemorates the U.S. Army, which is achieving a level of excellence that is truly Army Strong. In this Year of the NCO, we especially celebrate the long tradition of strength and leadership from the NCO Corps.

  • RDECOM career counselor goes extra miles for Soldiers

    Jun 11, 2009

  • In an Army of opportunities, one Soldier drives toward her potential

    Jun 11, 2009

    When the U.S. Army became her vehicle seven years ago, Sgt. Gabrielle M. Martinez got behind the wheel, fastened her seatbelt and ignited the engine. Then she put her foot on the gas.

  • Poor economy, re-up rates prompt changes in retention

    Jun 11, 2009

  • 23-year old reserve helicopter pilot races in fix wing-transcontinental flight

    Jun 11, 2009

    When Lt. Heather Cupitt was a small child she had a dream of being a pilot. Aca,!A"My dad was in the Marines and when I was very young he would always show us clips of him being on the USS America during Vietnam working on the F4 Phantom,Aca,!A? she recalled. Aca,!A"Seeing him around aircraft made me realize that if my dad could work on them then maybe I could fly them. That got me interested in aviation just being around that environment.Aca,!A? Now, at the ripe old age of 23, Cupitt has not only learned to fly, she diversifiedAca,!"and added a transcontinental air race for women into the mix just for fun. CupittAca,!a,,cs voyage started with a patriotic desire, and financial consideration.

  • H1N1 flu: plan now for fall and winter

    Jun 11, 2009

    Public health professionals at the U.S. Army Center for Health Promotion and Preventive Medicine advise that summer is a good time to get ready for fall and winter flu season.

  • ARL scientist maximizes in career field

    Jun 11, 2009

  • Asian-Pacific Americans celebrated during annual commemoration

    Jun 11, 2009

  • Hundreds attend spring tech expo at APG

    Jun 11, 2009

  • USASMA seeks input on name change

    Jun 11, 2009

    The United States Army Sergeants Major Academy is seeking input from the NCO Corps on an appropriate new name for the institution as it transitions from an organization focused on training, to one that is focused on education.

  • Army promotes Maryland NG pilot to CW5

    Jun 11, 2009

  • BRAC rehearsal proves valuable tool for planners

    Jun 11, 2009

  • APG mentors help SMA students with capstone projects

    Jun 11, 2009

  • New Field Artillery museum opens

    Jun 11, 2009

    Fort Sill long-awaited Field Artillery museum is open

  • Sill to celebrate Army birthday

    Jun 11, 2009

    Fort Sill has numerous events lined up to celebrate the Army birthday

  • FA gets new chief under Fires Center

    Jun 11, 2009

    BG Ross Ridge take over as chief of the Field Artillery in a ceremony June 4.

  • Director of AEC inducted into Aberdeen High School's Hall of Fame

    Jun 11, 2009

  • Oldest NCO Academy in the Army molds tomorrow's leaders

    Jun 11, 2009

    As the sun came up over the hills, Soldiers attending the Warrior Leaders Course at the 7th U.S. Army's Noncommissioned Officers Academy in Grafenwoehr, Germany, mentally prepared themselves for the first event on their trek to becoming U.S. Army NCOs: the Army Physical Fitness Test.

  • Mother/Son Soldiers Cross Paths

    Jun 10, 2009

    Felicia Bailey couldn't hold back the emotion of seeing her son, Pvt. Tremaine Scott, walk across the stage and receive his certificate of completion during an advanced individual training graduation ceremony held May 28 at Fort Lee, Va. She'll follow in his footsteps as she begins her own Army career in the same MOS as her son. Bailey, the mom, is also a Soldier.A,A The private first class is assigned to Company R, 262nd Quartermaster Battalion, 23rd QM Brigade.

  • VIDEO: Secretary Geren's birthday message

    Jun 10, 2009

    Secretary of the Army Pete Geren wishes the Army a Happy 234th Birthday in the Year of the NCO.

  • U.S. ARMY PARACHUTE TEAM TO JUMP WITH FORMER PRESIDENT BUSH

    Jun 9, 2009

    Former President George H.S. Bush will celebrate his 85th birthday by jumping with the U.S. Army Parachute Team.

  • VIDEO: Sgt. Maj. of the Army Preston's birthday message

    Jun 9, 2009

    VIDEO: Sgt. Maj. of the Army Kenneth O. Preston wishes the Army a Happy 234th Birthday in the Year of the NCO.

  • Army Safety Center announces Peer to Peer contest winners

    Jun 8, 2009

  • 200 leaders work through Aberdeen Proving Ground transformation issues

    Jun 8, 2009

    "It's about more than BRAC," summarized Col. Andrew B. Nelson, Aberdeen Proving Ground's deputy garrison commander for Transformation, after more than 200 Army leaders and planners spent May 29 reviewing the details of transferring thousands of people and jobs into and out of the installation as part of its transformation.

  • June is National Safety Month

    Jun 8, 2009

    The USACR/Safety Center launches a Year of the NCO micro page to highlight the role of NCOs in safety, as part of National Safety Month.

  • Army War College graduates will carry on lessons learned to fellow Soldiers, NCOs

    Jun 6, 2009

    Sgt. Maj. Kenneth Preston, left, speaks with Lt. Col. John Kolasheski, Army War College graduate, after the graduation held June 6 on the parade grounds. As the keynote speaker, Preston told stories of Soldiers and NCOs that the graduates would soon lead.

  • Preston shares lessons learned with Army War College grads, NCOs

    Jun 6, 2009

    As the keynote speaker, the Sergeant Major of the Army Kenneth O. Preston, told stories of Soldiers and NCOs that the graduates would soon lead.

  • Officials honor volunteer contributions

    Jun 5, 2009

    Selfless service took center stage when Fort Benning community members gathered Monday to recognize the installation's outstanding volunteers.

  • Post veterinarians support Army pets

    Jun 5, 2009

    When SFC(R) Bobby Terry brought Schatzi, his 8-year-old American Eskimo dog, to the Fort Benning Veterinary Treatment Facility with life-threatening injuries, Terry wasn't sure his best friend would survive. But, after quick action by veterinary facility staff, Schatzi was stitched up and ready to go home two days later.

  • Platoons learn teamwork through competition

    Jun 5, 2009

  • Plan ahead for safe hikes

    Jun 5, 2009

    You need to get out more. And I don't mean getting in touch with what's hip or in style - unless that includes 700-foot falls and 20-mile foot paths. I'm talking about getting in touch with nature. It's good for your physical and mental health and it can't be beat for a low-cost entertainment option. The outdoors is remarkably budget-friendly. So try hitting the trails during National Trails Day Saturday. Even if you've never hiked before, you can still set off to walk on the wild side with a few hiking essentials.

  • National Infantry Museum exhibits to depict both sides of battle

    Jun 5, 2009

    When the National Infantry Museum opens June 19, visitors can expect to see exhibits capturing the battles of American forces. Dressed in a range of uniforms, from the French WWII winter ensemble to the modern ACU, mannequins will display artifacts from wars dating back to the founding of the country.

  • Medal of Honor recipient to be honored at new museum June 12

    Jun 5, 2009

    Medal of Honor recipient, Spc. Ross McGinnis, who was killed Dec. 4, 2006, in Iraq, when he covered a grenade with his body to save the lives of four others, will be honored at a ceremony at 5 p.m. on June 12 at the National Infantry Museum on Fort Benning, Ga.

  • Basic trainees fire first weapons as Soldiers

    Jun 5, 2009

    Bullets were flying when basic trainees learned how to fire the Mark-19 grenade launcher and the M-2 .50-caliber machine gun Friday at Patton Range.

  • JROTC cadets build leadership, friendship

    Jun 5, 2009

    "Oh my gosh, I made it!" said Anthony Smith after descending the rope tower obstacle at Malvesti Field Tuesday. Smith, a ninth-grader and Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps cadet at North Atlanta High School, was one of 359 cadets from 26 schools who participated in the 2009 JROTC Leadership Challenge at Fort Benning. During the weeklong camp, students participated in land navigation, marching, obstacle courses, rappelling and served in leadership positions.

  • Infantry Band preps for free concert

    Jun 5, 2009

    The U.S. Army Infantry Center Band will pay homage to the nation's service members and their sacrifices with a free concert next week at Riverside.

  • CG reflects on tenure at Fort Benning

    Jun 5, 2009

    MG Michael Barbero promises a smooth transition as he prepares to exit this month as commander of the U.S. Army Infantry Center and Fort Benning. He said he only wishes he could be around to witness the historic changes taking place here.

  • Fort Benning on track with BRAC construction

    Jun 5, 2009

    Fort Benning remains on target with a massive expansion and renovation effort under way as part of its Base Realignment and Closure initiatives, officials said. During the next four years, the post is scheduled to complete $3.5 billion in construction, much of it tied to creating the Maneuver Center of Excellence, which will unite Fort Benning's Infantry Center with the Armor Center and School from Fort Knox, Ky., in 2011.

  • Airborne Walk marks 24-year anniversary

    Jun 5, 2009

    The Airborne community is about to reach a milestone. Saturday will mark the 24th anniversary of the official ground breaking of the Airborne Walk, the granite and concrete walkway next to Eubanks Field honoring the Airborne qualified, and used for Airborne School graduations.

  • Rangers defeat Tank Killers in loser's bracket

    Jun 5, 2009

  • 1/19 defeats 1/15 in preseason tourney

    Jun 5, 2009

    1st Battalion, 19th Infantry Regiment, defeated the Eliminators, 1st Bn., 15th Inf. Regt., Monday at Gowdy Field in the semifinal game of the winner's bracket preseason Commander's Cup softball championship.

  • Logisticians celebrate accomplishments and mission success at annual ceremony

    Jun 5, 2009

    June 2 marked the 5th Annual Chief of Staff of the Army, Combined Logistics Excellence Awards ceremony and banquet.

  • 198th hosts kids day

    Jun 5, 2009

    "It's like a party," said 9-year-old Brandon Barker, who spent Brave and Bold Kids Day with his mother, a human resources specialist with the 198th Infantry Brigade. "It's sunny. I'm with my mom. There's food, bounce houses, certificates, fishing, and they have prizes," he said. "I'm just excited that I caught a fish because usually I can't catch anything." Barker was one of more than 150 kids who attended Brave and Bold Kids Day Friday on Sand Hill.

  • Military Emergency Relief Campaign Raises More than $34K!

    Jun 5, 2009

    Generosity to others is alive and well in South Florida. During the Military Emergency Relief Campaign from March 1 - May 15, personnel at U.S. Southern Command and U.S. Army Garrison-Miami donated more than $34,000 in cash, checks, and payroll deductions to MER. The Campaign Committee spiced up the giving by using a game of "Sabotage," and allowing the service winning the game to present senior leadership with a symbolic campaign check representing total campaign fundraising. The game counts all coins donated as positive points and bills as negative. Services were encouraged to "sabotage" the money jugs located inside the headquarters building by putting bills in the other service's jugs. When they were emptied and counted, the Air Force came up winners. But the game was a big winner for all, raising more than $690 for the cause.

  • The path to greatness as a leader

    Jun 5, 2009

    Commentary written by one of the chaplains in the National Capital Region to appear in the Pentagram's weekly "Chaplain's Corner."

  • NCO Spotlight - US Army Band vocalist believes in adapting

    Jun 5, 2009

    NCO highlight features a senior soloist with the Army Chorus who treasures singing the National Anthem

  • Army deploys scientists to study Iraqi culture

    Jun 5, 2009

    From inception, Soldiers are trained not to ask the question why' Maybe where' or when' - but never why. However, in today's battlefield, why' is more important than ever. "If Soldiers want to know, 'Why are the children throwing rocks at us'' and 'Why are they rocketing us'' That's what we do," said Leslie Kayanan, team leader of the Human Terrain System team assigned to the 34th Inf. Div.

  • Soldier of the Year competition

    Jun 4, 2009

    Soldiers int he 35th Signal Brigade compete for Soldier of the Year honors.

  • Officials receive disaster training

    Jun 4, 2009

    June 1 marked the beginning of the 2009 hurricane season, and with safety at the center of the garrison mission, officials here met for a hurricane emergency table-top exercise that same day. By conducting periodic exercises such as this one, organization commanders and directors are better prepared when disaster strikes.

  • Aviation Center Soldiers take care of their own

    Jun 4, 2009

    Despite a tough economy, the U.S. Army Aviation Center of Excellence (USAACE) raised $120,589.32 to help Soldiers and Families in need during the postAca,!a,,cs 2009 Army Emergency Relief (AER) fundraising campaign.

  • 597th Special Repair Activity deploys

    Jun 4, 2009

    597th Ordnance Maintenance Special Repair Activity deployed to Joint Base Balad, Iraq on May 28. This was the unit's 13th deployment.

  • Transportation Corps Regimental Chapel hosts organ dedication/rededication concert

    Jun 4, 2009

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  • FOB Dragon relocates, reopens for training

    Jun 4, 2009

    FOB Dragon relocates, reopens for training

  • Year of the NCO

    Jun 4, 2009

    Year of the NCO

  • First Log Command's Story Comes Alive at Quartermaster Museum

    Jun 4, 2009

    The story of the 1st Logistical Command, the Army's largest organization during the Vietnam War, is now being told in an exhibit, "The First With the Most: The 1st Logistical Command in Vietnam", at the U.S. Army Quartermaster Museum, Fort Lee, Virginia.

  • Military working dogs rest in good hands

    Jun 4, 2009

    Military working dogs rest in good hands

  • CASCOM's Best Warriors Compete

    Jun 4, 2009

    Seven warriors competed for the titles of Combined Arms Support Command Noncommissioned Officer of the Year and Soldier of the Year. The competition was held at Fort Lee, Va., May 26-29, with a series of events to include weapons qualification, a board appearance, land navigation and warrior tasks. The winners will next compete in the Training and Doctrine Command level competition.

  • NCO Shares Journey of Faith Through Written Word

    Jun 4, 2009

    Staff Sgt. Gerald Peckham is a mortuary affairs Soldier and an author who wants to use the compassion that drew him to his profession and his experiences performing his duties in war to help Soldiers cope during trying times.

  • DoD Education Activity changes DDESS enrollment policy for fallen warrior Family

    Jun 3, 2009

  • Governor extends education benefits to members of the MDNG

    Jun 3, 2009

  • TRICARE beneficiaries required to file for recovery for costs of independent care

    Jun 3, 2009

  • Army Spouse Selected Top Teacher for El Paso School District

    Jun 3, 2009

    Army spouse selected Secondary Teacher of the Year for El Paso Independent School District

  • Recruiting and Retention School focuses on suicide prevention

    Jun 3, 2009

    Recent reports about Army recruiters committing suicide because of job-related and personal stress have prompted leaders at the U.S. Army Recruiting and Retention School to add stress management and ethics sessions in its training program.

  • In the cards: Gates to be upgraded with CAC readers

    Jun 3, 2009

    Drivers entering Fort Jackson will soon have to get used to a new method of coming on post, as Fort Jackson prepares to implement the DoD-sponsored Automated Installation Entry Program.

  • Garrison conducts all hands meeting

    Jun 3, 2009

    Garrison employees got the opportunity this week to ask the garrison commander questions during a garrison-wide all hands meeting. Employees filled the stands of the Solomon Center to hear a series of briefings, with topics ranging from the garrison budget to suicide prevention.

  • Fernandez: Learn from good leaders

    Jun 3, 2009

    During her 15 years of military service, Staff Sgt. Betsy Maria Fernandez has served with the National Guard and Army Reserves, and has been deployed to Saudi Arabia.

  • Urban Warfare Training at Fort Lee Becomes More Realistic

    Jun 3, 2009

    Construction began in mid-December to transform the parking lot and adjacent area near Range No. 2 into an urban training site. Three months later and at a cost of approximately $958,000, Fort Lee gained a more realistic environment to train Soldiers in urban warfare tactics.

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    Jun 2, 2009

  • March 2009 "Year of the NCO" poster

    Jun 1, 2009

    This third poster features SGM Barbara A. Hunter who is Fort Gordon's School of Information Technology SGM. During March (Woman's History Month), SGM Hunter was quoted for saying that "Leadership is like a 4 x 4 relay; Set the Standard and Pass it On".

  • January 2009 "Year of the NCO" Poster

    Jun 1, 2009

    This poster is the first in a series of monthly posters. January's poster highlights SFC Katrina Richardson, who has made a significant difference at Fort Gordon and within the Signal Corps.

  • Fallen servicemembers brought cross-country to a final rest in Arlington National Cemetery

    Jun 1, 2009

    Arlington National Cemetery serves as a final resting place for generation upon generation of American heroes. Other cemeteries like it house the remains of veterans who have served this country throughout its 233-year history. But what happens when Soldiers from the past aren't given proper honors' Are they destined to rest forever in anonymity' Not if certain groups, like the Missing in America Project, have anything to say about.

  • Post observes Memorial Day

    May 29, 2009

    "The Soldier, above all other men, is required to perform the highest act of religious teaching - sacrifice," said Douglas MacArthur in a 1935 address to his fellow World War I veterans of the Rainbow Division.

  • 4th annual motorcycle rally stresses safety

    May 29, 2009

  • Fort Sill honors sacrifices

    May 29, 2009

    Fort Sill holds an annual Memorial Day ceremony.

  • Post EMS earns top region award

    May 29, 2009

    After 50 years of serving Fort Benning, the post's Emergency Medical Services has been recognized at the regional level for the first time.

  • Assisting survivors part of casualty assistance

    May 29, 2009

    Fort Sill Casualty Assistance aids survivors as well.

  • Mystery artifact to be displayed, 21 days and counting

    May 29, 2009

    "It flies and it lands on two feet and it has something to do with your head," said Mike Criscillis, National Infantry Museum curator when speaking about an exhibit that will be on display for the first time when the new museum opens June 19.

  • Benning All Stars defeat Too Easy

    May 29, 2009

    The Fort Benning All Stars defeated the Too Easy Group,78-72, in the Old School Basketball League Tuesday at A.J. McClung YMCA in Columbus.

  • Benning honors Asian Pacific heritage

    May 29, 2009

    Fort Benning celebrated the culture of nearly 60 countries, from Sri Lanka and Bahrain to Singapore and the Philippines, during the annual Asian Pacific American Heritage Month luncheon May 21. The observance helps improve cultural awareness in the community, said CPT Batina Church, Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 192nd Infantry Brigade.

  • Soldiers battle heat, IEDs in convoy live fire

    May 29, 2009

    Pop-up targets weren't the only enemy facing Soldiers in C Company, 2nd Battalion, 19th Infantry Regiment, when they took part in convoy live fire training at Engineer Trail May 15 - they also battled the Georgia heat. With humidity hovering around 100 percent and temperatures nearing 90, Soldiers spent the day mounting and dismounting vehicles, engaging targets while moving, and conducting enemy prisoner of war searches and assessing and treating casualties.

  • Monroe Memorial Day Rifle Detail

    May 29, 2009

    A 233rd Military Police Detachment rifle detail from Fort Monroe, Va., participates in a Memorial Day event at Hampton National Cemetery

  • Fort Monroe major medals at national swim meet

    May 29, 2009

    An Army major from Fort Monroe, Va., turns in medal-winning performances during a national swim meet in Fresno, Calif.

  • Fort Monroe spouse among 'Heroes at Home' honorees

    May 29, 2009

    An Army Family member at Fort Monroe, Va., was among the 10 finalists of the peninsula area's "Heroes at Home" competition

  • SAMS 25th Anniversary activities: Commandant's Reception and Graduation

    May 29, 2009

    Montage of photos from SAMS 25th Anniversary activities including the Commandant's Reception and graduation, May 20-21. Guest speaker at the reception was LTG David Huntoon, DAS, and guest speaker for the graduation was LTG (R) James Dubik.

  • TRADOC commanding general makes first Fort Gordon visit

    May 29, 2009

    TRADOC commanding general makes his first ever visit to Fort Gordon.

  • Instructors Honored at 20th Anniversary Celebration for TRADOC Instructor of the Year Program

    May 29, 2009

    In 1988, The Army Theme Plan tasked the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command to create a recognition program to distinguish the outstanding accomplishments of its instructors. From its humble beginnings in 1989, to this month in 2009, the program has grown, evolved and adapted to changing theoretical constructs and teaching approaches, in an effort to applaud and celebrate the accomplishments of the "Best and Brightest" instructors that TRADOC has to offer.

  • TRADOC Video on Vimeo

    May 28, 2009

  • U.S. ARMY PARACHUTE TEAM MAKES HISTORICAL JUMP

    May 28, 2009

    U.S. Army Parachute Team makes history for the second time as they jump onto the grounds of the Statue of Liberty.

  • New training aims to reduce suicides -- 2009 trend heading in wrong direction

    May 28, 2009

    Story offers overview on the three phases of Army's new suicide preventive training and notes that the Army's 2009 suicide rate -- if it continues -- will surpass last year's total of 143.

  • Saving lives emphasized at Safety Day

    May 28, 2009

    Fort Lee's Safety Day continually explores ways to increase safety awareness through information, demonstrations and displays. It was at it again this year with a few new features, but it has always been about saving lives.

  • Soldiers close first career chapter as fuelers

    May 28, 2009

    The Soldiers of Class 042-09, graduating from the petroleum supply specialist course at Fort Lee's Petroleum and Water Department, may have closed the first chapter of their Army career today, but it's worth taking a closer look at how it all began.

  • TRADOC awards Transportation Civilian of the Year to Fort Lee member

    May 28, 2009

    A member of Team Lee earned the coveted title of Transportation Corps Civilian of the Year for the Training and Doctrine Command. Arnold "Buck" Shaw, a training specialist for the Combined Arms Support Command, was presented the award by Maj. Gen. James E. Chambers, CASCOM and Fort Lee commanding general, in a ceremony May 20 at the 1st Logistical War Memorial, beside the Sustainment Center of Excellence.

  • Spouses 'at ease' with grassroots group

    May 28, 2009

    FORT JACKSON -- Military spouses generally have to be able to adapt to new situations every few years, often leaving careers, friends and family behind at the last duty station. For women whose husband's new assignment is as a drill sergeant, the adjustment can be especially difficult.

  • Post '4-feits' dialing shortcut

    May 28, 2009

    FORT JACKSON, S.C. -- Fort Jackson telephone users will experience a change in the way they dial numbers to on-post phone lines this summer, officials from the Directorate of Information Management said.

  • Like a hurricane: Exercise prepares post for storm season

    May 28, 2009

    FORT JACKSON -- As Steve Palmer waited inside the Joe E. Mann Center Friday, the concern on his face intensified. A hurricane was coming, and he hadn't heard from his 19-year-old daughter who was attending a friend's graduation nearby. The roads were closed, and when Palmer, his wife and mother-in-law made it to a shelter a couple of hours later, he had grown only more worried.

  • Aviation Center site of Cav style reenlistment

    May 28, 2009

    On the 11th anniversary of his initial Army enlistment, Staff Sgt. Michael Banks renewed his commitment to the Army while mounted on a draft horse during a Cav-style ceremony at Fort Rucker's Equestrian Center May 19.

  • Knox's Heideman TRADOC Instructor of the Year

    May 28, 2009

    TRADOC's Instructor of the Year

  • TRADOC Live Blog

    May 28, 2009

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