Author Archive
 

Groupswim1HRJPG
0
comments
Events

More Mud and Guts Run fun

Posted November 7, 2014 by G.A. Volb

  Hundreds braved an early-morning chill Oct. 18 for the latest Fort Irwin “Mud and Guts Run.”   Getting sweaty, dirty and wet was all part of the fun as runners overcame obstacles and mud pits.  The event received the following comments from attendees and community members at our Facebook page: Janette Rivera: “Great job…

Full Story »

DSC_3345
0
comments
Uncategorized

1916th Support Battalion hosts families at Fall Festival

Posted December 5, 2014 by Gustavo Bahena

Attendees of the 1916th Support Battalion Fall Festival go through a haunted house.   Soldiers and leadership of the 1916th Support Battalion, 916th Support Brigade hosted a Fall Festival here, Oct, 29. It was an opportunity to thank Soldiers’ families, said Command Sgt. Maj. Raymond Rodriguez – the battalion’s senior non-commissioned officer. Spouses and family…

Full Story »

AnnieFlags1HRJPGstar
0
comments
Local

Suit up!

Posted December 5, 2014 by G.A. Volb

Fort Irwin United States Army Garrison Commander Col. Jon Braga speaks with Jay Landers, senior vice president of A&R at Verve/Universal Records, during the tour.   Members and leaders of civic, entertainment and non-profit organizations attended a tour here, Nov. 7. Leadership and Soldiers of this installation and the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment hosted the…

Full Story »

MGMartin_speaks
0
comments
Veterans

Honoring Veterans, supporting Barstow

Posted December 5, 2014 by G.A. Volb

National Training Center and Fort Irwin Commander Maj. Gen. Ted Martin speaks at the Veterans Day ceremony at Mountain View Memorial Park cemetery in Barstow.   Leadership and Soldiers of the National Training Center and Fort Irwin supported Veterans Day events at Barstow, Nov. 11. Major Gen. Ted Martin, commander of the NTC and Fort…

Full Story »

helicopter-wire
0
comments
Local

Aviation Soldiers train with Iron brigade

Posted December 5, 2014 by Staff Sgt. Grady Jones

Sand, dust and debris was kicked up in the air as two UH-60D Blackhawk helicopters landed near tactical assembly area Iron in the training area here, Nov. 14.

Full Story »

Bulldozing
0
comments
Army

Army Engineers: more than just construction

Posted December 5, 2014 by Spc. Gregory Summers

Soldiers from the 588th Brigade Engineer Battalion, 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, were tasked to provide stabilization and security by constructing security perimeters for operations during a training rotation here, Nov. 8.

Full Story »

141106-A-NU445-001
0
comments
Local

Blackhorse motor pool hosts school auto shop

Posted December 5, 2014 by Sgt. David Beckstrom

Students of the Burroughs High School automotive shop class in Ridgecrest, Calif., found out what Army mechanic’s do each day during a visit here, Nov. 6.

Full Story »

SPCMohr_Adam_triggering_device
0
comments
Local

NTC supporter has a blast

Posted December 5, 2014 by Gustavo Bahena

Soldiers of the 759th Explosive Ordnance Disposal Company hosted a visit by a young, devoted friend of the National Training Center and Fort Irwin, Nov. 25.

Full Story »

moderate_intensity
0
comments
Health & Safety

Maintain healthy weight, improve attitude, perform at your best

Posted November 7, 2014 by Capt. Tiffany Root,

Continuing with our Activity-Nutrition-Sleep educational series, this month I’m going to summarize some of the Performance Triad activity recommendations. Being physically active can help you: maintain a healthy weight; improve your attitude, behavior and mood; sleep better, and; perform at your best for your job, family and recreational interests. These guidelines are designed to help…

Full Story »

JAG-Corps
0
comments
Commentary

Fair Debt Collection Practices Act protects consumers

Posted November 7, 2014 by Capt. Joseph Galli,

There are various laws that protect consumers during a debt collection process. One such law is the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act. The FDCPA is a federal law that is designed to protect consumers and debtors by regulating debt collector conduct during debt collection efforts. Below are some things to keep in mind if you…

Full Story »


Directory powered by Business Directory Plugin