Pvt. A.J. Nixon arrives at Fort Jackson
Pvt. Andrew James Nixon arrived at Fort Jackson, S.C., and was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 34th Infantry Regiment for Basic Combat Training.
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Thu Mar 13, 2014
Chamber Stays Optimistic With Ft. Jackson School Moving
The Army is moving it's Recruiting and Retention School from Ft. Jackson to Ft. Knox, Kentucky in October of this year.
Army to move recruiting, retention office to Ky.
A Lexington School District One school was placed on lockdown Wednesday morning at the request of the Lexington County Sheriff's Department.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Army announces relocation of Recruiting and Retention School to Fort Knox
Fort Knox, Ky. The Department of the Army announced March 10 the decision to relocate the Recruiting and Retention School from Fort Jackson, S.C., to Fort Knox, Ky., effective Oct. 1. The RRS mission statement is to train and educate military and civilian leaders and develop complementary concepts, doctrine, organization, materiel and training ... (more)
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Pensacola News Journal
Now hear this: Sunday, March 9, 2014
PFC Gerard Quigley, with Alpha Company, 2nd Battalion, 25th Combat Aviation Brigade was promoted to Specialist in February.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
New York Daily News
Fight, Kirsten, fight
In turning thumbs down on Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand's push to reform how the military handles sexual assault complaints, the U.S. Senate let stand a system that betrays thousands of victimized women and men every year.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
South Carolina Legislative Update - March 3, 2014
The Senate gave third reading to H. 3945 late Thursday. The latest version of the ethics reform legislation provides for public officials to disclose sources of income, defines "consultants" and requires reporting and prohibitions, educational requirements for public officials and lobbyists, and the elimination of leadership political action ... (more)
Thu Mar 06, 2014
First lady among women who inspire Harrington to be role model
By EVY LACY Special to The Gold Standard Editor's note: This is the first in a four-part story series for Women's History Month.
Post and Courier
Fort Jackson staff sergeant arrested on charges of desertion and sex crimes
A Fort Jackson Army staff sergeant who was wanted on charges of desertion and multiple sex crimes was arrested Thursday, according to the U.S. Marshals Service.
NC fugitive wanted on multiple sex charges captured in Puerto Rico
A South Carolina man wanted on multiple sex charges in North Carolina and on the Army's most wanted list was arrested in Puerto Rico Thursday morning.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
ASLTE prepares instructors for future training
Instructors, course developers and training personnel from schools across the Maneuver Center of Excellence participated in 21st century problem solving exercises during an Adaptive Soldier Leader Training and Education Mobile Training Team event Feb. 26-28.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Post and Courier
Proposed federal budget cuts hurt military, American Legion commander says
Proposed federal budget cuts to military spending would hurt the nation's military and its veterans, the national commander of the American Legion told a joint session of the South Carolina General Assembly on Tuesday.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Bryan County News
New Warrior Transition Battalion commander Lt. Col. Michael Boyle, left, stands next to outgoing commander Lt.
The Town Talk
Another View: Don't cut military too deeply
There still are significant threats against our national security and there still is a need for the United States as the world's sole superpower to have a military force capable of defending the homeland, neutralizing threats abroad and standing up for the nation's ideals when they are threatened.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Old Fort Jackson dedicates War of 1812 cannons
Members of the 42nd Fires Brigade collaborated with staff at Old Fort Jackson to dedicate cannons that date back to the War of 1812.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
New leader installed for Fort Stewart's wounded warriors
Under Lt. Col. Rose Deck's watch, Fort Stewart's Warrior Transition Battalion grew larger and aided hundreds of injured soldiers in their shift to civilian life or back into active units.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Hispanic vets say cuts mean lost jobs for minorities- Pentagon cuts...
U.S. Army Sgt Dawn Hawkins, foreground, listens to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel speak to soldiers about the Army's future during a visit to Fort Eustis, Va., Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
News 12 WRDW
Men, women compete in combatives tournament at Fort Gordon
"We're soldiers or we're Marines or whatever. We have to learn to fight if we can't use something as a weapon.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Proposed defense cuts would hit some bases, spare others
Sweeping budget and personnel cuts proposed Monday by Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel would hit some military bases hard while protecting others.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Observer & Eccentric
The award is named in the honor and legacy of General of the Army George C. Marshall, who served in World War II as the Army Chief of Staff and in the post-war era served as secretary of state and secretary of defense.