Archive for May, 2011

News Briefs

News Briefs

| May 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

News briefs for Soldiers and Department of the Army civilians.

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Casing colors

Casing colors

| May 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

Capt. Megan Spangler (left), commander, and 1st Sgt. Andrew Shaw, first sergeant, both with the 58th Military Police Company, 728th MP Battalion, 8th MP Brigade, 8th Theater Sustainment Command, case the company’s guidon during a deployment ceremony at Hamilton Field, here, May, 13.

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3rd BCT, Afghan medics come together for learning, laughs

3rd BCT, Afghan medics come together for learning, laughs

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A rustic tent sheltered Soldiers from the harsh Afghanistan heat, while men and women singing in a foreign language and dancing together were projected on a white sheet, hanging from a ceiling, as Soldiers nudged each other in enthusiastic delight.

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325th BSB settles into new mission

325th BSB settles into new mission

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The 325th Brigade Support Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, has taken the reigns of support missions in the provinces of Nangarhar, Kunar and Nuristan, here, recently.

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25th ID celebrates Asian-Pacific culture

25th ID celebrates Asian-Pacific culture

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Service members from throughout U.S. Division-Center recently commemorated Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month at Camp Liberty, here, with a guest speaker and a performance with a variety of cultural dances.

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45th Sust. Bde. gets inspiration, focuses on power of prayer for spiritual fitness

45th Sust. Bde. gets inspiration, focuses on power of prayer for spiritual fitness

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Soldiers and officers shared breakfast and fellowship during 45th Sustainment Brigade, 8th Theater Sust. Command’s spring prayer breakfast, May 18, at the K Quad dining facility, here.

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Armywide program advocates resilience through spirituality

Armywide program advocates resilience through spirituality

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The words spiritual and spirituality mean many things to many people.

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CSF brings balance, resilience to 84th Eng. Bn. community

CSF brings balance, resilience to 84th Eng. Bn. community

| May 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

The 84th Engineer Battalion, 130th Eng. Brigade, 8th Theater Sustainment Command, is creating an Army of balanced, healthy, self-confident Soldiers, families and Army civilians, whose resilience enables them to thrive in an era of high operational tempo and persistent conflict.

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Social media spurs town hall participation

Social media spurs town hall participation

| May 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

Fueled by social media, the latest edition of the televised garrison town hall produced a fast-paced, 75-minute broadcast of information to Soldiers and their families from the Visual Information studio, here, May 18.

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MAR2 strives to eliminate ‘bog-down’ in procedures, processes

MAR2 strives to eliminate ‘bog-down’ in procedures, processes

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Soldiers of the 18th Medical Command (Deployment Support) received interesting information about upcoming changes to the military occupation specialty’s Medical Retention Board, or MOS/MMRB, during a briefing, here, May 18.

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