During a recent weeklong field training exercise, Strike Soldiers tackled three of the major items on their essential task list that included conduct a brigade-level air assault, establish a defensive posture and organize an attack.
WASHINGTON – Despite news to the contrary, the Army will not be recruiting bipolar personnel, the Army’s chief of staff said, even if those individuals apply for a waiver.
As you surround yourselves with friends and loved ones this Thanksgiving, I encourage you to reflect on the meaning of the holiday before diving into that turkey dinner.
QUANTICO, Va. – The U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command’s computer crime investigative unit continues to caution the Army community to be on the lookout for sextortion scams where criminals use legitimate online dating sites to make contact with potential victims and then attempt to bla…
JOINT BASE MYER-HENDERSON HALL, Va. – The Army recognized Sen. John S. McCain in a “Salute from the Chief” ceremony Nov. 14 for his efforts in strengthening America’s national security, eliminating wasteful government spending, and assisting in government reform.
As the holidays approach, so do winter storms, bringing ice and snow making day-to-day life hazardous for anyone working outside of their homes.
PADUCAH, Ky. – Soldiers from the 101st Airborne Division Sustainment Brigade, 101st Abn. Div., recently supported the city of Paducah’s annual Veterans Day parade.
Eagle Challenge Fitness Tour participants gathered in ballroom of Cole Park Commons Friday night for the 2017 Morale, Welfare and Recreation ECFT Award Ceremony.
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – To save landfill space, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is recycling metal and wood chips in their debris removal efforts across the island of Puerto Rico.
As part of the symbiotic relationship between Fort Campbell and Austin Peay State University, the college’s men’s basketball team will play a regular season game on post.
NASHVILLE – Sergeant Gerard Cortese, 101st Airborne Division Band, walked onto the stage at The Schermerhorn Symphony Center Saturday, stretching his arms out and yawning, before performing a “Musicians’ Call” on his rope tension snare drum during the Nashville Symphony’s “Red, White and Blu…
Military Family Month is celebrated every November to recognize and honor military Families for their numerous contributions and daily sacrifices to the Army and the nation.
WASHINGTON – Two explosive ordnance disposal Soldiers from the 744th Ordnance Battalion (Explosive Ordnance Disposal), 184th Ordnance Battalion (EOD), 52nd Ordnance Group (EOD), Fort Campbell, were honored Nov. 7 at the annual Explosive Ordnance Disposal Day on Capitol Hill.
NASHVILLE – Screaming Eagle Soldiers from across post met early on a frigid Sunday morning, at the Exchange parking lot, awaiting their bus ride to the Tennessee Titans practice stadium in Nashville.
NASHVILLE – Vanderbilt University opened its stadium to active-duty Soldiers and their Families, affording them the opportunity to experience college football, Saturday, as part of the school’s Veterans Day Salute to Service game.
Several Soldiers assigned to the U.S. Army Medical Department Activity Fort Campbell recently got to experience what it is like to be a model when they participated in a photo shoot for U.S. Army Recruiting Command.
GALLATIN, Tenn. – Soldiers of 626th Brigade Support Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, took part in the Veterans Day Parade hosted by the American Legion Post No. 17.
Soldiers with C Company, 3rd Battalion, 187th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, conducted a squad live-fire range, Nov. 7, to hone their infantry skills.
The White Currahee of 2nd Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, headed up to Cedar Creek and Yano Range at Fort Knox, Kentucky, to conduct two weeks of live-fire exercises that ended Nov. 9.
Strike Fear Soldiers of 2nd Battalion, 44th Air Defense Artillery Regiment, assigned to 108th Air Defense Artillery Brigade, and attached to the 101st Airborne Division Sustainment Brigade, 101st Abn. Div., recently conducted a counter rocket, artillery and mortar live fire exercise.
Soldiers from U.S. Army Medical Department Activity Fort Campbell participated in a Veterans Day celebration Nov. 8 with students and guests at a Clarksville middle school.
Soldiers crowded into the Staff Sgt. Glenn H. English Jr. Army Education Center Wednesday morning to take part in the Fort Campbell Education Center Education and Veteran resources Fair the theme was “Achieving Excellence While Serving.”
With less than a week on the job as senior enlisted adviser of U.S. Army Medical Command, Command Sgt. Maj. Michael L. Gragg visited Fort Campbell, Kentucky.
Turkeys and cornucopias and pilgrim hats. Seasoned stuffing hot from the oven. Creamed onions, cranberry sauce and pumpkin pie. Uncles and aunts and cousins to play with.
WASHINGTON – Mark T. Esper was confirmed by a vote in the Senate, 89-6, to become the 23rd secretary of the Army shortly after noon on Wednesday.
Assurgam Rakkasans confirmed recently the unit’s ability to deliver ready, trained and equipped forces to meet the operational demands put before them, which is the Army’s foremost responsibility.
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Middle Tennessee State University hosted its 36th annual Salute to Veterans and Armed Forces Celebration football game Saturday with help from some War Rakkasans.
Today, we are recruiting tough, experienced tactical leaders from many military occupational specialities to serve as combat advisers in the Army’s newest expeditionary force, the Security Force Assistance Brigade.
The 2017 Clarksville-Montgomery County Veterans Day Parade 10 a.m. Saturday in Historic Downtown Clarksville. Preceding the parade, the Montgomery County Veterans Service Organization will lead a ceremony to honor veterans beginning at 9 a.m. at the Third Street side of the Montgomery County…
FORT BELVOIR, Va. – U.S. Army Cyber Command announced Nov. 2 that all of the Army’s Cyber Mission Force teams achieved full operational capability at the end of September, more than a year ahead of schedule.
WASHINGTON – NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg previewed the NATO Defense Ministers meeting Wednesday, saying the alliance will continue to adapt to the challenges of the 21st century.
The Fort Campbell USO hosted a flag football tournament Tuesday with help from the Tennessee Titans organization and its players at Fryar Stadium.
Five Fort Campbell High School students accepted awards at the Vanderbilt University Model United Nations Conference Oct. 20-22 on the school’s campus in Nashville, Tennessee.
PUERTO RICO – The Military Sealift Command hospital ship USNS Comfort replenished its medical supplies, food and other necessities, Monday, by connecting with the fleet replenishment oiler USNS Big Horn while underway off the coast of San Juan, Puerto Rico.
WASHINGTON – When the Army Senior Leader Forum began four years ago, Cadet Karriem Davis was a freshman, new to Howard University’s ROTC program. Ever since, the forums have allowed him to learn more about the Army by picking the brains of some of its top leaders.
WASHINGTON – As the Iraqi flag flew over Qaim’s border to boast the Iraqi town’s liberation from the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, it signaled a milestone in the defeat of ISIS as a physical caliphate, a senior coalition officer told Pentagon reporters Tuesday.
“To me, Veterans Day is a really good day to reflect on the commonality of what [Soldiers] do by looking across the decade and the eras,” said First Sgt. Jeffrey Dudzienski, 101st Airborne Division Band. “[Military] Service is about empathy and that has never changed over time. A big part of…
WASHINGTON – President Donald J. Trump warned North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un Tuesday not to underestimate the will and power of the United States and urged him to rid his country of nuclear weapons.
WASHINGTON – U.S. and Japanese service members standing shoulder to shoulder have made Yokota Air Base one of the most capable operational bases in Japan and in the world, President Donald J. Trump said Sunday during a troop talk.
FORT BENNING, Ga. — Staff Sgt. Nacona Oxendine’s military family extends through generations. His father served in the Marine Corps and the Army before retiring from military service in 1996. His father’s father served in the military along with many of his uncles.
As I move from duty station to duty station there is a phrase that has caught my attention every time I hear it: “God is good all the time and all the time God is good.”
CEIBA, Puerto Rico – Since Hurricane Maria made landfall on Sept. 20 in Puerto Rico, relief efforts worked nonstop to assist those affected by the storm.
“When we first started out, we barely had paper and pens, much less barracks,” said David Allard, chief of MEDDAC Plans, Training, Mobilization and Security, as he addressed the Soldiers of Fort Campbell’s Warrior Transition Battalion Wednesday during a ceremony celebrating the battalions 10…