EASTOVER, S.C. — U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Robert E. Livingston, Jr. relinquished command of the South Carolina Military Department to U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Van McCarty during a change of command ceremony, Feb. 16, at McEntire Joint National Guard Base in Eastover.
On Saturday February 16, 2019, the Navy commissioned the USS Tulsa (LCS16) in San Francisco, Calif. LCS16 will be the second ship named after Tulsa, Okla., the second largest city in the state. The Independence class Littoral Combat Ship will be homeported in San Diego, California.
Florida National Guard senior leaders present the state of Florida flag to the command team of the 927th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion during the unit’s departure ceremony held today at Camp Blanding Joint Training Center. From left to right: State Command Sergeant Major, Command Sgt. Maj. David Lanham; Brig. Gen. Trey Chauncey, Assistant Adjutant General […]
The Warren Shootout finalist were announced June 29, 2018, and among the winners was Lt. Col. Stephanie Wilson, 90th Missile Maintenance Squadron commander. The Warren Shootout was implemented to utilize squadron innovation funds from the wing to find Airmen-led innovative ideas that increase readiness, reduce cost, return time to Airmen, and enhance the […]
Family and friends bow their heads as U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Jeffrey Kidd, 145th Airlift Wing Chaplain, delivers the benediction during Brig. Gen. Clarence Ervin’s retirement ceremony at the North Carolina Air National Guard Base (NCANG), Charlotte Douglas International Airport, Feb. 09, 2019. Family, friends and guard members gathered to celebrate the retirement of […]
Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, North Carolina, command chaplains host resilience training at the Cherry Point Inn, Feb. 13, 2019. The purpose of the training was to provide service members with the tools they need to confront challenges in life. Topics included emotional management, alcohol and choices relating to it, relationships and how they […]
The 173rd Fighter Wing, Oregon Air National Guard, rolled out a locally developed Squadron Commander’s Course, here in January. Twelve current squadron commanders and junior officers participated in this three day course, designed to equip them with lessons learned and command tools as they work in leadership roles.
Couples stood in a horseshoe formation as Chap. (Maj.) William Glenn, Fort Polk Family Life Chaplain, performed the vow renewal ceremony for the 17 couples at the Army Community Service Date Night held Feb. 8.
U.S. Navy Lt. Matthew Brackett, the Chaplain for Marine Corps Combat Service Support Schools, gives the invocation during the African American History Month (AAHM) event at Camp Johnson, N.C., Feb. 14, 2019. The AAHM event was held to celebrate the contributions and sacrifices made by the African-American community in the United States. (U.S. Marine Corps […]
Petty Officer 3rd Class Anthony Wood-Casella, a U.S. Navy religious program specialist with the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, stands in formation before beginning a conditioning hike at Camp Hansen, Okinawa, Japan, Feb. 15, 2019. Wood-Casella, a 22-year old native of Norwell, Massachusetts, protects the 31st MEU chaplain during amphibious operations; chaplains are classified as noncombatants […]