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Hurry up and .....

Story by Terrance Bell on 05/19/2017 FORT PICKETT, Va. (May 19, 2017) -- Staff Sgt. Kenford Duncan, a Rigger Course instructor, lets go a mouth-stretching yawn while awaiting the go-ahead for an airborne operation here April 20. Duncan and his fellow instructors were scheduled to jump after overseeing procedures leading
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Rigger ready -- students tackle defining airborne operation

Story by Terrance Bell on 05/18/2017 FORT PICKETT, Va. (May 18, 2017) -- One could question why riggers those who pack parachutes for airborne units are so privileged to wear red caps during in-house operations and maroon berets otherwise. There is much substance in the symbolism; not everyone can stomach
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Spouse combat challenge -- event offers taste of military life

FORT LEE Va. (May 18, 2017) -- Fort Lee family members experienced military training during the Spouse Combat Challenge May 3 on the grounds near Mifflin Hall. The Family Readiness Group from Headquarters and Headquarters Company, CASCOM, hosted the event to promote teamwork, camaraderie, and appreciation for the sustainment community
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'Buy in' from younger employees vital to workplace engagement

Story by Amy Perry on 05/18/2017 FORT LEE, Va. (May 18, 2017) -- With more than 34 percent of federal employees able to retire by 2020, the government has to start enticing younger generations including millennials and generation Z to join the workforce. A 2016 U.S. Government Accountability Office report,
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Ultimate Warrior -- CASCOM's best warriors compete in skills showcase

Story by Terrance Bell on 05/18/2017 FORT LEE, Va. (May 18, 2017) -- Staff Sgt. Joel Demillo had just completed the land navigation task of the 2017 U.S. Army Combined Arms Support Command's Ultimate Warrior Competition that took place largely at the installation range complex May 9-12. The Logistics Noncommissioned
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Reinterment demonstrates Army's commitment to soldiers in life and beyond

Story by Leon Roberts on 05/15/2017 BAXTER, Ky. (May 12, 2017) The U.S. Army reinterred American Revolutionary War Private Samuel Howard today at Resthaven Cemetery with full military honors, demonstrating the Army's commitment to a patriot who braved the encampment at Valley Forge, Pa., and stood at Yorktown, Va., when
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