DOD News

April 21, 2014
Face of Defense: Marine Gets Hard-earned Meritorious Promotion
Australia-deployed Marine Corps Cpl. Christopher Ginnow passed a series of strenous tests to earn a meritorious promotion to sergeant.
April 21, 2014
Obama to Begin Fifth Trip to Asia-Pacific Region
President Barack Obama will begin his fifth visit to the Asia-Pacific region April 23 -- a six-day trip that includes stops in Japan, South Korea, Malaysia and the Philippines -- to underscore his administration's continued focus on the world's largest emerging region.

Army News

April 21, 2014
April is National Sexual Assault Prevention and Awareness Month
Across the United States, April is recognized as National Sexual Assault Prevention and Awareness Month. The Department of Defense is committed to moving toward a culture free of sexual assault and encourages all members of the military and civilians within the Department to follow the theme: "Live Our Values: Step Up To Stop Sexual Assault."
April 21, 2014
SMA Chandler visits deployed troops, shares future NCO vision
Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond Chandler III came to speak to deployed Soldiers during a town hall at Forward Operating Base Fenty, Afghanistan, April 15, 2014.

Navy News

April 18, 2014
2013 Shore SOY Announced
The vice chief of naval operations (VCNO) announced the winner of the CNO Shore Activities Sailor of the Year (SOY) during a ceremony at the Pentagon, April 18.
April 18, 2014
Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group Returns Home
Approximately 6,000 Sailors and Marines assigned to the Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group (HST CSG) arrived at their homeports in Norfolk and Mayport, Fla., April 18, following a nine—month deployment to the U.S. 5th and 6th Fleet areas of operation.

101st Airborne News

April 15, 2014
Lifeliner Transportation Company Takes on Retrograde Support Mission in Kuwait
CAMP ARIFJAN, Kuwait -- The 101st Sustainment Brigade's 594th Transportation Company, also known as the "Professionals," officially started its nine-month deployment with a relief in place transfer of authority ceremony at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, March 28. The medium truck company took over a heavy and medium transportation mission supporting contingency operations in Kuwait.
April 14, 2014
Job fairs provide Soldiers post-Army career options
Not every Soldier is the same -- so it is safe to assume that not every Soldier will have an airtight plan in mind when it comes to the transition from Army life to one in the civilian world. Even as a military career dwindles down to the final months, a Soldier might still be sorting through decisions about continuing education, post-military careers and entrepreneurship.

KY National Guard News

November 4, 2013
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