Home
Find us on Facebook

US Army

Front Page
Updated: 6 min 39 sec ago

Performance Triad warm-up changes prepare body to perform

Fri, 01/03/2014 - 12:00am
The Army substituted static stretches for the more dynamic Preparatory Drill with the introduction of the Physical Readiness Training program. Now, the Performance Triad encourages Soldiers to prepare to perform every time they hit the gym, not just during unit physical training.

Engineer troops wrap up 2013 by improving ranges, mitigating brush-fire risk

Fri, 01/03/2014 - 12:00am
Troops from the 523rd Engineer Company, 84th Engineer Battalion, answered the call from U.S. Army Garrison Hawaii and Range Control Department in December, completing a week-long berm-improvement mission at the Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, range, where recurring brush fires have started.

Army team to destroy Syrian chemical weapons afloat

Fri, 01/03/2014 - 12:00am
Some 64 specialists from the Army's Edgewood Chemical Biological Center are expected to depart for the Mediterranean in about two weeks aboard the ship MV Cape Ray to destroy chemical weapons from Syria.

Contracting command members support OCSJX-14

Fri, 01/03/2014 - 12:00am
Approximately 100 Soldiers and civilian members from throughout the Mission and Installation Contracting Command are among the more than 500 taking part in the Operational Contract Support Joint Exercise 2014, scheduled for Jan. 7-31, 2014, at Fort Bliss, Texas.

Army civilians praised for expertise in support of U.N. mission

Fri, 01/03/2014 - 12:00am
Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal accompanied Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics Frank Kendall to meet with Army civilians responsible for installing the Field Deployable Hydrolysis Systems aboard the U.S. Navy's MV Cape Ray, in Portsmouth, Va., Jan. 2, 2014.

U.S. Army All-American plays to honor dad

Fri, 01/03/2014 - 12:00am
Alabama golden boy, Shaun Hamilton, will join the ranks of great All-American linebackers at the 14th annual U.S. Army All-American Bowl at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Jan. 4, 2014.

Afghan National Security Forces prepare for upcoming elections

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 12:00am
With the elections just a few months way, Afghan National Security Forces are redoubling their efforts to secure them against the enemies of Afghanistan.

Brooke Army Medical Center delivers San Antonio's first baby of 2014

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 12:00am
Born at 12:03 a.m., Jan. 1, 2014, the birth of Zane Huesca Rodriguez not only marked the first baby of the year for Brooke Army Medical Center, but also the first of the year for San Antonio.

Afghan National Security Forces prepare fo upcoming elections

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 12:00am
With the elections just a few months way, Afghan National Security Forces are redoubling their efforts to secure them against the enemies of Afghanistan.

Soldiers use Stryker chemical reconnaissance vehicles during live-fire exercise

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 12:00am
Soldiers with the 23rd Chemical Battalion, 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, executed a live-fire exercise with their Stryker M1135 Nuclear, Biological and Chemical Reconnaissance Vehicles, Nov. 12-19, 2013, at the Rodriguez Live Fire Complex, South Korea.

Players honor Soldier sacrifice, nation by playing in All-American Bowl

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 12:00am
Selection as a player for the 2014 U.S. Army All-American Bowl is a prestigious honor for athletes. While only the strongest are chosen to wear the Army colors, the players have their own reasons to don the jersey representing the Army.

Synthetic drugs dangerous, can end Army career

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 12:00am
The Army is warning Soldiers about dangers of synthetic drugs, as Department of Defense expands its testing to include synthetic marijuana.

U.S. forces train Afghan National Army in patient transfer procedures

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 12:00am
During the month of December, the New Kabul Compound team trained about 25 Afghan National Army soldiers and medical staff on the fundamentals of patient transfers.

High school bands prepare for performance of lifetime at All-American Bowl

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 12:00am
The U.S. Army All-American Bowl welcomes superior musicians who have also combined that talent with achievement in marching skills, leadership, community service, grade-point average and overall character throughout their high school career.

All-American Bowl teams meet for first time, ready themselves for game Saturday

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 12:00am
East and West 2014 U.S. Army All-American Bowl Teams met each other on the field for the first time at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Jan. 1, 2014.

2nd Inf. Div. Soldiers deliver charcoal during local charity event

Wed, 01/01/2014 - 12:00am
More than 70 Soldiers from 210th Field Artillery Brigade and 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, delivered charcoal briquettes to less fortunate families in Dongducheon, South Korea, to support a charity event sponsored by Gyeonggi Province, Dec. 18, 2013.

'Spartan' Soldiers live on constant alert in Afghanistan

Tue, 12/31/2013 - 12:00am
The Spartans of 3rd Brigade, 10th Mountain Division have once again come into the mountains of Afghanistan, bringing with them their hard-earned reputation forged through three previous Operation Enduring Freedom combat tours dating back to 2007.

Pine Bluff Chemical Agent Disposal Facility prepared for final closure

Tue, 12/31/2013 - 12:00am
After 15 years of construction, systemization, operations, closure and demolition, the Pine Bluff Chemical Agent Disposal Facility in Pine Bluff, Ark., will close its doors Jan. 2, 2014.

Guardsman credited with helping save life in Devils Lake

Tue, 12/31/2013 - 12:00am
A North Dakota National Guard Soldier said his military training helped him know what to do when he witnessed a man collapse in Devils Lake, N.D., recently.

2-4 Infantry adds new location to advising mission

Mon, 12/30/2013 - 12:00am
The 2nd Battalion Security Forces Advise and Assist Team added another Afghan National Security Forces' and Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan unit to their list of organizations to work with during the deployment.