9 hrs ago
2015 board shuffles NCO schedule; separation reviews planned
The board schedule has been revised for fiscal 2015, which begins Oct. 1, re-ordering NCO boards and scheduling retention screenings for staff sergeants and above. Senior NCO promotion and retention screening boards that meet in fiscal 2015 have been re-sequenced so that master sergeant selections will be made in February-March, sergeant first class in June-July and sergeant major in September.
13 hrs ago
How do Americans feel about U.S. involvement in foreign crises?
Soldiers from the U.S. Army's 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, salute during the playing of the Star Spangled Banner during a homecoming ceremony at Fort Knox on February 27, 2014 in Fort Knox, Kentucky. As U.S. leaders prepare for a new round of expanded military involvement in the Middle East , Americans are feeling more reluctant than ever to play a central role in international affairs, according to survey of U.S. attitudes on foreign policy released Sunday by the Chicago Council.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
Stars and Stripes
Alabama students fly, shoot, drive simulated Army missions
Where can students jump out of planes, glide in parachutes, man a Humvee or fly an Army helicopter? Inside the back end of a semi-truck as part of the U.S. Army Special Operations Semi or AS2 demonstration. AS2 is the Army's most popular mobile simulation demonstration for high school students.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
19th Engineer Battalion changes leadership
Friday marked another change for the 19th Engineer Battalion when Lt. Col. John Lloyd, the battalion commander, relinquished command to Lt.
El Paso Times
1,600 Fort Bliss soldiers go to Fort Knox, train future officers
Lt. Col. Brandon L. DeWind, commander of 3rd Battalion, 41st Infantry Regiment, led a contingent of 1,600 Fort Bliss soldiers who trained ROTC cadets at Fort Knox, Ky., this summer.
Fort Knox will pay tribute to the first responders, service members and civilians who lost their lives in terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001 during a Patriot Day Ceremony at 8:15 a.m. today at Fort Knox's Fire Station No.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Daily Press & Argus
Olechnowicz takes part in ROTC trainingOlechnowicz takes part in ROTC ...
Olechnowicz takes part in ROTC training An Army ROTC cadet is involved in cadet language and cultural-immersion training. Check out this story on livingstondaily.com: http://www.livingstondaily.com/story/news/local/people/2014/09/11/olechnowicz-takes-part-rotc-training/15431857/ After a weeklong training session at Fort Knox, Kentucky, the selected cadets in the program are deployed to partner nations, where they are immersed in the local cultures and languages.
Lots of gold at Fort Knox but not much energy savings
Army officials at Fort Knox, Ky., improperly awarded 108 green energy jobs valued at more than $270 million and are unable to document claimed savings for the projects. That happened, according to the Department of Defense inspector general, because Fort Knox administrators failed to "establish adequate internal controls over the award and administration" of the work and failed to "determine whether the government received fair and reasonable prices."
Sat Sep 06, 2014
A Memorable Day of ACHS Golf at Ft. Knox
By Nancy Taylor News from Adair Co. High School Girls Golf It's not on every course that you get to see the Home of America's Gold, along with military tanks, helicopters flying overhead and a cemetery honoring our fallen heroes.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
Nashoba Publishing Online
Morgida graduates from Army ROTC
Nicholas J. Morgida has graduated from the Army Reserve Officer Training Corps Leader Development and Assessment Course, also known as "Operation Warrior Forge," at Fort Knox, Ky. The 29 days of training provide the best possible professional training and evaluation for all cadets in the aspects of military life, administration and logistical support.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
Grayson News Gazette
ECTC 12- and 8-week classes available for fall semester
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College students who would like to take an additional class or two, or even new students not currently enrolled in classes, can still register for Fall classes at ECTC. This year the college is offering a new option for students.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
National Review Online
King: ISIS 'Doesn't Need Excuse' to Attack U.S.
"Al-Qaeda didn't need a grievance to attack us on 9/11, and these groups don't need any excuse," said New York congressman Peter King, responding to the idea of some on the Left that military action against the Islamic State would merely give the Islamic State a reason to attack the U.S. "They will attack us whenever they can."
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Military court to hear appeal in fragging attackMilitary court to...
Appeal for soldier convicted in '03 grenade attack Ex-Fort Campbell soldier was sentenced to death for killing two fellow soldiers in attack Check out this story on theleafchronicle.com: http://leafne.ws/1tJO97l - -This is an artist's drawing of Sgt.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Thousands sign online petition against cutting Fort Knox jobs
Businesses and families say they depend on those jobs here in the Fort Knox area and many of them want to see that those jobs stay there.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
5 Cool (Yet Real) Little Known Locations from Around the World
The Mount Weather Emergency Operations Center, pictured above, is a civilian command facility in Virginia.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Groups try to stave off cuts at Fort Knox
Central Kentucky officials are in the final stages of a letter-writing campaign to oppose potential cuts at Fort Knox.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Grayson News Gazette
A strong Fort Knox equals a stronger Army
The recent developments worldwide are a reminder why our nation needs a strong national defense.