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Dempsey: Transition in military uncomfortable, but necessary

Posted August 23, 2012 by By Claudette Roulo

The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff says the military must undergo three transitions in the coming years, with each dependent on finding the best way forward in lean economic times....

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Update on Army Emergency Relief program

Posted August 16, 2012 by By Bob Lucas

Army Emergency Relief is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping active-duty and retired Soldiers and their family members by providing emergency financial assistance. Did you know that the AER can assist Soldiers and family members by providing a grant, whereby the Soldier is not required to pay back the money? Although not common, a grant…

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11th ACR Soldier Performs Double Duty

Posted August 23, 2012 by By Sgt. Christopher M. Gaylord

When Staff Sgt. Kent Powell Smith III auditioned last summer to join this year’s U.S. Army Soldier Show cast as a performer, the show chose him to serve as a technician instead. But when push came to shove, fate ultimately opted to put him out on the stage....

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Events

Fort Irwin supporting Big Bear

Posted July 3, 2014 by Ken Drylie

Pvt. Shawn Kargel, Staff Sgt. Christopher Benton, Sgt. Jerry Sanchez, Sgt. Carlos Auagaro and Pfc. Adam Stachnick of the 916th Support Brigade.   National Training Center and Fort Irwin Soldiers and leadership participated in the annual Old Miners Days Parade at Big Bear, Calif., June 14. The 916th Support Brigade command team of Col. James…

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Notarial services explained

Posted July 3, 2014 by Sgt. Anthony Lancaster

Have you ever needed to get something notarized or get a certified copy of a document?

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Salutes & Awards

Paying tribute to a faithful battle buddy

Posted July 3, 2014 by Gustavo Bahena

A memorial ceremony honored a military working dog, who was a member of the Fort Irwin Police Department, May 28.

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Student receives Commissary scholarship

Posted July 3, 2014 by By Gustavo Bahena

The Fort Irwin Commissary awarded a military family member a scholarship at a ceremony here, June 5.

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Students learn cake decorating art

Posted July 3, 2014 by G.A. Volb

The white creamy icing was slathered on “guinea pig cakes” with enthusiasm – much of it building up around the edges leading to sweet tempting stalagmites.

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Blackhorse takes on MasterChef

Posted July 3, 2014 by Sgt. David Beckstrom

Soldiers of the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment were featured in an episode of MasterChef, which aired June 9 on FOX.

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Hottest trucking crews in the High Desert

Posted July 3, 2014 by Gustavo Bahena

When rotational units need a tank or Stryker vehicle moved at the National Training Center there are certain Soldiers who can take their call – truckers – or motor transport operators, to be exact.

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