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First-aid team at 599th Transportation Brigade takes lifesaving on the road

First-aid team at 599th Transportation Brigade takes lifesaving on the road

| May 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

Members of the 599th Transportation Brigade became a lot more prepared as the unit’s first-aid team took training on the road from April 28-May 9.

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New changes announced to Army retention bonuses, kickers

New changes announced to Army retention bonuses, kickers

| May 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

Officials released new guidance Tuesday (May 15) on the Army’s Selective Retention Bonus Program, which includes first-ever bonuses up to $52,000 for those who reenlist for critical Security Forces Assistance Brigade positions.

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Regional Health Command-Pacific’s Kelly Wheeler practices service before self

Regional Health Command-Pacific’s Kelly Wheeler practices service before self

| May 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

It could be said that music is the fabric of life for Kelly Wheeler – the binding fiber that connects and harmonizes her stories.

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Retired Soldiers bolstering Army recruiting efforts

Retired Soldiers bolstering Army recruiting efforts

| May 14, 2018 | 0 Comments

A generation gap hasn’t stopped the Army’s retired community from using its circles of influence to help the service gain new recruits. As Army Recruiting Command continues its push toward its 2018 recruitment goals, it has increasingly turned toward retired Soldiers for help.

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Barracks program aims to improve Soldier’s quality of life

Barracks program aims to improve Soldier’s quality of life

| May 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Office of the Assistant Chief of Staff for Installation Management has recently implemented a new barracks program to improve quality of life of unaccompanied Soldiers, increase leadership accountability of daily operations, and optimize available resources.

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599th Transportation Brigade partners with 931st ETOE for offload

599th Transportation Brigade partners with 931st ETOE for offload

| April 26, 2018 | 0 Comments

The 599th Transportation Brigade and partners offloaded 3rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team cargo and equipment from the USNS Mendonca here, April 3-5.

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Basic training might be lengthened, says Army secretary

Basic training might be lengthened, says Army secretary

| April 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Army wants Soldiers who complete basic combat training and advanced individual training to be ready to deploy “on day one” once they reach their units, said Secretary of the Army Dr. Mark T. Esper.

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2nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team puts lighter WIN-T secure communications system through its paces

2nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team puts lighter WIN-T secure communications system through its paces

| April 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

During a recent field test highlighting the Army’s push for more distributed mission command, a 25th Infantry Division brigade successfully held secure communications between light combat vehicles at three sites thousands of miles apart.

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Soldier stories to be shared with all at new museum

Soldier stories to be shared with all at new museum

| March 22, 2018 | 0 Comments

Secretary of the Army Mark T. Esper visited the construction site of the National Museum of the United States Army, at Fort Belvoir, on Tuesday.

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WWI counterintelligence agents get their man

WWI counterintelligence agents get their man

| February 14, 2018 | 0 Comments

In August 1917 the U.S. Army Corps of Intelligence Police (CIP) was created to protect American forces in France from sabotage and subversion. CIP agents also investigated suspected German espionage activities throughout the United States. Enemy agents in America proved elusive, often fleeing to Mexico, so CIP agents were stationed along the U.S.-Mexico border to investigate and apprehend them.

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