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Bush's legacy includes decisive military action

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 12:00am
WASHINGTON -- His background was a little different than most who join the military at the age of eighteen, but his warmth, love of country and drive to serve made him a leader respected up and down his chains of command.

Bowl-bound Army looking to continue win streak over Navy

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 12:00am
On the cusp of its best season in decades, the Army Black Knights football team looks for its third straight win Saturday against longtime rival Navy.

Army updates future operating concept

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 12:00am
Army leaders have released the latest version of the service's future fighting concept, which focuses on, among other things, possible solutions to counter and defeat layers of stand-off created by adversaries.

America bids goodbye to President George H.W. Bush

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 12:00am
WASHINGTON -- Eulogies hailed former President George Herbert Walker Bush as both a great and a good man at a state funeral service at the Washington National Cathedral yesterday.

Soldiers help with relief efforts after Hurricane Michael

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 12:00am
Army Diving School students and instructors helped clear driveways, move fallen trees and transport elderly and handicapped residents in Panama City, Florida, following Hurricane Michael.

Snipers test improved ghillie suit

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 12:00am
Sniper-qualified Soldiers from across the Army gathered Nov. 5-8 at Eglin Air Force Base, Flordia, to conduct the visual testing portion of the bench-top evaluation for the Improved Ghillie System, or IGS.

Aviation, Missile Center expands upon Black Hawk aircrew trainer technology

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 12:00am
New device allows entire aircrew to train as single unit.

Security Force Assistance Command, 2nd Security Force Assistance Brigade activate at Fort Bragg

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 12:00am
The Security Force Assistance Command (SFAC) and the 2nd Security Force Assistance Brigade (2nd SFAB) held a combined activation ceremony Nov. 29 at Fort Bragg, N.C. The ceremony marked the beginning of the two new units charged with security force assistance. SFABs are specialized Army units whose core mission is to conduct training, advising, assisting, enabling and accompanying operations with allied and partner nations.

West Point cadets take part in 'prisoner exchange' before Army-Navy game

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 12:00am
Before kickoff at Saturday's Army Navy football game, seven cadets and seven midshipmen will walk to mid field to be traded back to their home academies.

In son's honor, Army family raises $42,000 to help grant wishes for children

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 12:00am
Shortly after their son's death, Maj. Jeremy Caldwell's wife found information on a 14-week hiking and fundraising challenge to raise funds for the nonprofit organization that granted a final wish for their son.

Army Football to honor 1st Infantry Division with Army-Navy uniforms

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 12:00am
The 1st Infantry Division was chosen as the represented division for this year's game due to their role as the first division to be sent to France during World War I, which ended 100 years ago this November.

Tributes flow in as nation mourns passing of George H.W. Bush

Sat, 12/01/2018 - 12:00am
WASHINGTON -- President Donald J. Trump has declared Dec. 5 as a national day of mourning for former President George H.W. Bush, who passed away last night at age 94.

Soldier for Life - Transition Assistance Program launches Hire a Soldier magazine

Fri, 11/30/2018 - 12:00am
The Soldier for Life - Transition Assistance Program (SFL-TAP) launched its first edition of a new Army magazine called Hire a Soldier on Nov. 29. The online publication features advice, tips, and stories for transitioning Soldiers who are planning for life after active duty. The first edition features Sgt. Maj. of the Army Daniel Dailey and his advice for transitioning Soldiers. (Graphic Credit: Jenny Hale)

Cyber-strategy competitions helping develop future leaders

Fri, 11/30/2018 - 12:00am
The U.S. Military Academy fields a cyber-policy competition team to help cultivate future leaders and their understanding of cyber strategy. The team participates in the Atlantic Council's Cyber 9/12 Strategy Challenges and other cyber competitions.

Texas Soldier donates life-saving stem cells

Thu, 11/29/2018 - 12:00am
In the parking lot of the National Guard armory, a Soldier reaches into his glove box and carefully unfolds a letter safeguarded in the confines of his car for five months. Sitting on the edge of his passenger seat, in the late afternoon sun, he begins to read the pages once again. At first, he reads silently as if wanting to keep the special message private. Then, in little more than a whisper, he reads out loud the sentiments of a woman he has never met but whose life he would be responsible for saving. Occasionally, he looks up to explain a bit more about the woman behind the precious missive. While he reads, the front of the envelope can be seen addressed to 'My Donor.' One glance at the top of the first page, clearly written in very large print is an emphatic, 'Thank you.'

Retired command sergeant major organizes annual Gold Star hunt for game

Thu, 11/29/2018 - 12:00am
Concluding its third year earlier in November, and set to occur for a fourth in 2019, the annual Gold Star Hunt here gathers Gold Star children, their Families, active-duty service members and retired service members to hunt for game on and off post.

Retired command sergeant major organizes annual hunt for Gold Star children

Thu, 11/29/2018 - 12:00am
Concluding its third year earlier in November, and set to occur for a fourth in 2019, the annual Gold Star Hunt here gathers Gold Star children, their Families, active-duty service members and retired service members to hunt for game on and off post.

Operation Toy Drop begins with familiarization jump

Thu, 11/29/2018 - 12:00am
About 260 jumpmasters from 14 partner nations landed on Fort Bragg's Drop Zone Sicily, officially commencing the 21st annual Randy Oler Memorial Operation Toy Drop Wednesday. These jumpmasters will lead the anticipated 3,000 paratroopers who will jump Friday and Saturday.

Guardsman helps save girl in mall shooting

Thu, 11/29/2018 - 12:00am
Pfc. Rashad Billingsly was shopping Black Friday at the Riverchase Galleria mall in Hoover, Alabama, when he heard two distinct gunshots over the sound of the crowd.

Army Logistics University conducts pilot classes for proposed Logistics Basic Officer Leader Course

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 12:00am
FORT LEE, Va. (Nov. 28, 2018) -- The Army Logistics University here is concurrently running three pilot classes to assess the probability of combining the Ordnance, Transportation and Quartermaster Basic Officer Leader Courses.

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