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9th MSC trains leaders to share the unit story

9th MSC trains leaders to share the unit story

| August 31, 2018 | 0 Comments

In the absence of a public affairs officer, UPARs work closely with their commanders at the unit level. They serve as representatives of the public affairs office and offer information on public affairs regulations, policies, media facilitation, and social media and other relevant Internet-based capabilities.

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CID launches new digital Crime Tips system

CID launches new digital Crime Tips system

| August 31, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Army community and American public now have the ability to use their computers and smartphones to submit tips about crimes, suspicious activity or threats to the U.S. Army’s Criminal Investigation Command (CID) via a new digital crime tips system.

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9th Mission Support Command reflects upon its past

9th Mission Support Command reflects upon its past

| August 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

At the qualifying course, Sgt. Debrian Holmes (left) and Sgt. Clyde Sampson (right), 9th Mission Support Command Headquarters and Headquarters Command, load ammo for Soldiers preparing for their annual weapons qualification at Schofield Barracks on August 12, 2018.

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POD, USACE CG honors POWs during memorial stone dedication

POD, USACE CG honors POWs during memorial stone dedication

| August 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

he Commanding General of Pacific Ocean Division (POD), U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Brig. Gen. Thomas Tickner, helped to honor American and Allied forces, during a memorial stone dedication today, who were taken as Prisoners of War (POWs), following the first U.S. battles of World War II, the battle of Bataan and Corregidor in the Philippines. 

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DoD announces award to reform its travel system

DoD announces award to reform its travel system

| August 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Department of Defense announced the selection of SAP Concur to develop a business travel system prototype that will replace the aging and inefficient Defense Travel System.

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Taxpayers with children, other dependents should check their withholding soon

Taxpayers with children, other dependents should check their withholding soon

| August 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Internal Revenue Service urges taxpayers with children and other dependents to use the Withholding Calculator at IRS.gov to do a “paycheck checkup.” Changes made by the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act will affect 2018 returns that taxpayers will file in 2019.

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Futures Command aims to tap into innovative culture

Futures Command aims to tap into innovative culture

| August 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Army’s undersecretary hopes to “harness the energy” of entrepreneurs in the Austin area and across the country, as the Army Futures Command plans to officially open its doors later this month.

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Project Greenbook focuses on making more effective Soldiers and leaders

Project Greenbook focuses on making more effective Soldiers and leaders

| August 29, 2018 | 0 Comments

Representatives from U.S. Army Pacific and U.S. Indo-Pacific Command visited U.S. forces in South Korea, July 9-13 to discuss a new Army initiative called Project Greenbook.

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New Army credentialing assistance program to be tested this fall

New Army credentialing assistance program to be tested this fall

| August 28, 2018 | 0 Comments

A new Army Credentialing Assistance Program is set to begin a one-year limited user test in Texas this fall before a projected rollout to the entire service in fiscal year 2020.

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President signs National Defense Authorization Act, which includes 2.9 percent pay raise

President signs National Defense Authorization Act, which includes 2.9 percent pay raise

| August 28, 2018 | 0 Comments

President Donald J. Trump signed the fiscal year 2019 National Defense Authorization Act, which provides for a 2.6 percent pay raise for troops, the highest increase in nine years, as well as a 3.4 percent increase fo

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