Category: Standing Columns

Griffin went from mullet to mentor

Griffin went from mullet to mentor

| April 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

If we can coach and teach our Soldiers and children to be better mentors, leaders, human beings and, eventually, parents and spouses, than we strive to be, then we have succeeded.

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Easter can teach couples  resiliency

Easter can teach couples resiliency

| April 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Establish new patterns of resiliency, which is in essence a way to change and overcome things that affect you.

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Halverson takes command of IMCOM from Ferriter

Halverson takes command of IMCOM from Ferriter

| April 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Lt. Gen. David Halverson took command of the U.S. Army Installation Management Command (IMCOM) from Lt. Gen. Michael Ferriter during a ceremony, Tuesday, on MacArthur Parade Field, Joint Base San Antonio (JBSA), Fort Sam Houston.

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Common sense helps deter theft from vehicles

Common sense helps deter theft from vehicles

| April 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Criminals, like tactical threats, plan to exploit weaknesses in security and take advantage of softer targets.

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Army provides tools to build resiliency, career

Army provides tools to build resiliency, career

| April 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

To bridge the basics, we need to move forward in our thinking and adapt the tools we have to prepare for the challenges of today, tomorrow and the future.

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Prayer under pressure can be helpful

Prayer under pressure can be helpful

| April 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

The divemaster didn’t look very trustworthy with his 3-foot dreadlocks, bloodshot eyes and Rastafarian stories of partying …

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Bridging the Basics: Value is gained by Army Values

Bridging the Basics: Value is gained by Army Values

| April 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

When we, as Soldiers, get together to “talk story” about our time in the Army, we often reflect back on basic and advanced individual training.

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Footsteps in Faith: Which ‘dog’ do you feed?

Footsteps in Faith: Which ‘dog’ do you feed?

| April 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Inside of every person are two dogs.

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Scanners at gates detect suspended drivers

Scanners at gates detect suspended drivers

| March 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

During a one-week period, MPs caught 13 people trying to drive on post with suspended privileges.

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TSB advisors give critical help to Guard, Reserve

TSB advisors give critical help to Guard, Reserve

| March 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

As our nation withdraws troops from conflicts overseas and returns to garrison operations, units must maintain combat and sustainment operational knowledge while combating complacency.

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