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Army recognizes innovative environmental practices, partnerships

Mon, 02/10/2014 - 12:00am
One ammunition plant, three installations, and three environmental teams recognized for their outstanding environmental and sustainability program achievements with Secretary of the Army Environmental Awards for fiscal year 2013. The Secretary of the Army Environmental Awards represent the highest honor in the field of environmental science and sustainability conferred by the Army.

Old Hickory hydropower sparks interest of medical students

Mon, 02/10/2014 - 12:00am
Seventeen students from Nashville General Hospital School of Radiology at Murrey Medical College received a hands-on review of principles in electricity when they took an in-depth tour of U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District's Old Hickory Lock and Dam.

Vice chief honors black engineers at 2014 BEYA conference

Sun, 02/09/2014 - 12:00am
Vice Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. John F. Campbell served as the keynote speaker and presenter for two awards at this year's 9th Annual Stars and Stripes recognition dinner, Feb. 7, 2014, in Washington, D.C.

Soldiers see Russian history at Sochi Opening Ceremony

Sun, 02/09/2014 - 12:00am
Soldiers from the U.S. Army World Class Athlete Program and Army National Guard witnessed a dazzling exhibition of Russian history during the Opening Ceremony of the 2014 Olympic Winter Games, Feb. 7, 2014, in Sochi, Russia.

Lunar New Year volunteers deliver rice, friendship

Sun, 02/09/2014 - 12:00am
Soldiers of Headquarters and Headquarters Company, U.S. Army Garrison Yongsan, South Korea, helped celebrate the Lunar New Year by volunteering to deliver rice, ramen and toiletries to the less fortunate in a nearby community, Jan. 28, 2014.

Force management officer works range of projects as MITRE fellow

Fri, 02/07/2014 - 12:00am
Lt. Col. Luis Solano, the Army's first fellow with the non-profit MITRE Corporation, is working on an array of projects to enhance his perspective on analyzing programs, decision making, and finding solutions.

Odierno, Ravens Coach Harbaugh visit troops in southern Afghanistan

Fri, 02/07/2014 - 12:00am
Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. Raymond T. Odierno visited southern Afghanistan, Feb. 6-7, 2014, and met with deployed service members and received Regional Command (South) mission updates.

CID warns scam website similar to legitimate benefits website

Fri, 02/07/2014 - 12:00am
The U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command wants to clarify a press release that was issued Feb. 6, 2014, to help avoid any possible confusion regarding a false website and the official U.S. Army benefits website for former and current service members.

Odierno, Ravens Coach John Harbaugh visit troops in southern Afghanistan

Fri, 02/07/2014 - 12:00am
Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. Raymond T. Odierno visited southern Afghanistan, Feb. 6-7, 2014, and met with deployed service members and received Regional Command (South) mission updates.

'Vote for Fogt' campaign wins social media poll

Fri, 02/07/2014 - 12:00am
While U.S. Army World Class Athlete Program Capt. Chris Fogt won in online polling, six-time Olympian Todd Lodwick of Steamboat Springs, Colo., will carry the Stars & Stripes into Fisht Olympic Stadium during tonight's Opening Ceremony of the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia.

Veterans attend school museum opening in Korea

Fri, 02/07/2014 - 12:00am
Veterans from the California National Guard's 40th Infantry Division returned to the school they helped to build in Gapyeong, South Korea, for the opening of a museum, Feb. 7, 2014, that chronicles the 62-year relationship between the school and the division.

Division Soldiers battle harsh conditions during Mountain Winter Challenge

Fri, 02/07/2014 - 12:00am
Amidst temperatures as low as 16 degrees below zero with wind chill, 27 three-man teams from across the 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), and Fort Drum, N.Y., competed Jan. 28-30, 2014, in this year's Mountain Winter Challenge.

CID warns of website scam targeting Soldiers

Fri, 02/07/2014 - 12:00am
The U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command is warning the Army community about a scam website, www.usmilitarybenifit.org, where criminals are potentially attempting to take advantage of Soldiers and their families. DO NOT LOG IN TO THE WEBSITE.

Instructor pilot earns Broken Wing Award

Thu, 02/06/2014 - 12:00am
As a flight crew flew a routine mission overseas, a loud bang was heard and the Black Hawk flown by one of Fort Rucker's own began to shake violently as it started to drop out of the sky, but an extraordinary Aviator's actions saved the lives of himself and three others, earning him an award that's rarity is matched only by his heroic actions.

Africa engagements stress importance of security assistance

Thu, 02/06/2014 - 12:00am
The U.S. Army Security Assistance Command conducted engagements with Uganda and Kenya military officers, State Department officials and Defense Department representatives from the respective countries' Offices of Security Cooperation last month.

SMA Chandler visits Joint Task Force Guantanamo

Thu, 02/06/2014 - 12:00am
Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III toured Joint Task Force Guantanamo and visited with the Soldiers assigned to U.S. Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, Feb. 5, 2014.

New York National Guard launches citizens' emergency training program

Thu, 02/06/2014 - 12:00am
New York National Guard Soldiers and Airmen are on the front lines of New York's program to help citizens prepare for emergencies.

Army doctors use detective work, teamwork, technology to protect health of force

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 12:00am
Army doctors diagnose and successfully treat a host of potentially lethal diseases in Soldiers and family members on a routine basis, without much fanfare.

Campbell: Values, teamwork define Army, NHL

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 12:00am
One of the things the Army and the National Hockey League have in common is that both organizations are extremely selective about their membership, said the Army's vice chief of staff.

Keen Edge 2014 exercise tests U.S., Japanese air defense interoperability

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 12:00am
The 94th Army Air and Missile Defense Command focused on testing its interoperability with its Japanese counterparts and other U.S. forces by participating in exercise Keen Edge 2014, Jan. 25-31, 2014, at Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii.