Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno to visit Fort Sill
Ray Odierno will be at Fort Sill on Friday to assess how the post is handling the military occupational specialties the Army recently opened to women.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Air defense specialty put on Fast Track
The Army has too many soldiers serving as air and missile defense crew members and has placed MOS 13S in the Fast Track reclassification and re-enlistment program.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Fort Sill has Thanksgiving Dinner
LAWTON, Okla__Thanksgiving Day is finally here and today there was no shortage of turkey and all the fixings on Fort Sill.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Civilization collapse in the climate-devastated world, by @DavidOAtkins
Civilization collapse in the climate-devastated world by David Atkins This column on the consequences of climate change by Iraq War vet and brilliant author Roy Scranton is a must read and should be a wake-up call for the politics-as-usual folks.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Stars and Stripes
Hanson, Adams remembered at 2ID memorial
Soldiers of 1st Battalion, 15th Field Artillery Regiment, 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, march in honor of fallen soldiers Spc.
The Cincinnati Enquirer
World War II veteran awarded medal from France
More than six decades after helping liberate France during World War II, Robert Zwick has received the highest decoration the French government bestows.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Former Fort Sill Commander Laid to Rest
FORT SILL Okla_ Fort Sill remembered the life of an important figure in their past Monday, as Major General Fred Marty was laid to rest at the post cemetery.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Dr. Harry Hobbs joins distinguished members of Army's Ordnance Hall of Fame
Retired Chief Warrant Officer 5 Harry Hobbs and his wife Erica celebrate his induction into the Army Ordnance Corps Hall of Fame with Maj.
The Star Online
2 women remember father's role in JFK services
Two Rutherfordton sisters - Peggy Dyer and Judy Ockert - remember President John F. Kennedy's assassination 50 years ago today differently than many others.
Former deputy city manager dies
Fred Marty, Springfield's recently retired deputy city manager, was well known for the impact he had on the city's development during his final stint as a government servant.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
The Daily Journal
Isaiah Vasquez, a 2013 graduate of Vineland High School, recently completed Army basic training at Fort Sill in Oklahoma.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Aerotech News And Review
Paladin hybridizes for future fleet
The Paladin Integrated Management fires during testing at Yuma Proving Ground, Ariz.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Rotary Club of Scranton members gather at the installation dinner for Alycia Schwartz, who is serving as the 100th club president.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Detroit Free Press
For Tuskegee airman, a day of honor
Russell Nalle shakes hands with fellow Tuskegee airman Frederick Henry Sr. after Nalle was inducted into the Detroit Chapter of the Tuskegee Airmen during an induction ceremony at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History in Detroit on Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Stars and Stripes
Kan. woman collects father's congressional medal
"Daddy was very vocal," said Reed, of Baldwin City. "He loved to talk in public, and he never used a microphone."
Thu Nov 14, 2013
West Side World War II veteran receiving Legion of Honor medal
If you live in Taylor Mill, the city and Taylor Mill BP Gas Station will give you a price break on... Delhi Township resident Robert Zwick, a lifelong West Sider who served in the U.S. Army during World War II, has been chosen to receive the French Legion of Honor medal for his role in helping liberate France during the war.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Fort Sill Celebrates Veterans of all Generations
Fort Sill_Over one hundred veterans, soldiers and other supporters gathered outside McNair Hall to pay homage to those keeping our country free.
A special thank you to Army veteran from Franklin Park
When I think of Veterans Day, one of my favorite country songs come to mind. Toby Keith reminds me that "Freedom don't come free."
El Paso Times
Veterans groups aim to remain vital into the future with ties to Fort Bliss
Ysela Sanchez, sister of World War II veteran Angel Romero, and her neice Estella Zubia, share tears together at the dedication of a memorial in honor of Angel Romero by the Benavidez-Patterson "All-Airborne" Chapter on Saturday.
Sun Nov 10, 2013
Monterey County Herald
Liz Smith, 90, has made mark on Peninsula
Her maker presumably has long since forgiven Elizabeth Smith for checking out of church early one Sunday in 1941 to wander to a corner drugstore in Lawton, Okla., with her brother and some friends.