FORT LEE

Power Day: 59th Ordnance Brigade recognizes achievement

Story by Terrance Bell on 10/26/2017 FORT LEE, Va. (Oct. 26, 2017) -- Recognition of deeds well done in support of the 59th Ordnance Brigade highlighted the first Power Day awards and honors ceremony at Whittington Field Friday. Col. Sean Davis, 59th Ord. Bde. commander, hosted the ceremony that heralded
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1st SFAB Soldiers enact advising mission in training environment

Story by SPC Noelle Wiehe on 10/25/2017 FORT BENNING, Ga. -- Soldiers with the 1st Security Force Assistance Brigade put their advisor team skills in action during a culminating event during military operations on urban terrain training at Lee Field Oct. 23 on Fort Benning, Georgia. The event involved a
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Explosives training helps 1st SFAB Soldiers focus on unit's mission

Story by SPC Noelle Wiehe on 10/23/2017 FORT BENNNING, Ga. Most Soldiers assigned to 1st Security Force Assistance Brigade have deployment experience, but it is important that they do not become complacent and stay up to date on enemy tactics through continued Army training. Soldiers of 1st Squadron, 38th Cavalry
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JBLM chefs are bringing the heat

Story by SGT Eliverto Larios on 10/20/2017 Except, it wasn't a restaurant. It was the Joint Base Lewis McChord Culinary Arts Center and the chefs were the Service Members who provide meals on a daily basis for the thousands based on the installation. Their mission was simple; earn a spot
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THAAD battery reflags to align with 35th ADA Brigade in South Korea

Story by CPT Jonathon Daniell on 10/20/2017 SEONGJU, South Korea From the high desert of El Paso, Texas to the rolling hills of Seongju, South Korea, Delta Battery, 2nd Air Defense Artillery Regiment conducted a reflagging ceremony Oct. 19 to signify their realignment with 35th Air Defense Artillery Brigade from
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Heroes tribute -- 'Devil Dogs' honor 'Chesty' Puller with 66-mile relay run

Story by Terrance Bell on 10/19/2017 FORT LEE, Va. (Oct. 19, 2017) -- Nearly 400 Marines participated in a 66-mile, ground-pounding journey Oct. 5 to recognize one of the corps' greatest heroes. The "Devil Dogs" paid their annual homage to Lt. Gen. Lewis Burwell "Chesty" Puller, starting with an early
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Anthony Pone: A tale of two countries

Anthony Pone: A tale of two countries By Whitney Delbridge Nichels, Warrior Care and Transition TORONTO - When Army veteran Anthony Pone began his military career in 2000, he had no idea where life would take him. "I didn't really know what I wanted to do at the time," Pone
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Commissaries Begin Accepting the MILITARY STAR Card

Story by Julie Mitchell on 10/05/2017 FORT LEE, Va. To offer greater convenience to service members and their families and further strengthen funding of critical military Quality-of-Life programs, the military exchanges' Exchange Credit Program is expanding acceptance of the MILITARY STAR card to Commissaries around the world. Leaders from the
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Legao de la resistencia (legacy of resilience) -- Soldier builds on strengths of Puerto Rican forebearers

Story by Terrance Bell on 10/05/2017 FORT LEE, Va. (Oct. 5, 2017) -- Devastation caused by recent hurricanes in the U.S. commonwealth of Puerto Rico has been a top news story on most 24-hour cable news outlets. By now, Americans are used to seeing images of citizens scrounging for water,
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Lee summit builds understanding of sexual abuse scope, victim impact

Story by Amy Perry on 10/05/2017 FORT LEE, Va. (Oct. 5, 2017) -- About 120 community members attended the 3rd annual Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention Summit, titled "Leadership Transforms Culture," Sept. 28 in the Army Logistics University multipurpose room. Audience members included senior officers, enlisted leaders, directors, unit victim
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Inaugural Fort Lee symposium explores benefits of mental, physical well-being

Story by Patrick Buffett on 09/28/2017 FORT LEE, Va. (Sept. 28, 2017) -- More than 100 military leaders and members of the health, wellness and victim advocacy programs here attended Fort Lee's first Ready and Resiliency Symposium Wednesday in the Army Logistics University Multipurpose Room. Described in an operations order
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