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Griffon Association Actively Looking for Sponsors to Support Soldiers and Families

The Griffon Association is still actively looking for ways to help injured Soldiers, their families and providing scholarships for deserving Army dependents to continue their higher educations. Despite the pandemic, which forced the cancellation of ... More >>

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Why I Became a Drill Sergeant

Becoming a U.S. Army Reserve drill sergeant did not make me who I am. It is because of who I am that I became a drill sergeant. More >>

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Meet Your New Commanding General Brig. Gen. Charles S. Sentell III

Charles S. Sentell III was born in July 1966 in Minden, LA. He received his commission in Infantry through ROTC and graduated as the Distinguished Military Graduate from Davidson College in North Carolina where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in... More >>

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Meet Your New Command Sergeant Major CSM Robert B. Potts

Command Sergeant Major Robert Potts was born in Bridgeport, TX. He graduated from Hinton High School, in Hinton, Oklahoma and entered the United States Army in January 1996. He completed Basic Training and Advanced Individual Training at Fort Jackso... More >>

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A Star is Born

FORT SILL, Okla. — In a drill hall full of friends, Family, and Soldiers, Col. Charles Sentell III was promoted to Brigadier General on Jan. 26 at Fort Sill, Okla., in a ceremony presided by the Commanding General of the 108th Training Command (In... More >>

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From the 98th Training Division (IET) Commander

Iroquois Warriors, are you ready? Command Teams, are your formations ready? As you read this article, our Division is decisively engaged at Army Training Centers in both Fort Benning and Fort Jackson, conducting the expanded 22-week Infantry On... More >>

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Taste of the Future

Being an Army Reserve Drill Sergeant is a mission that is both challenging and rewarding. It is an opportunity to transform America’s youth into well-disciplined Soldiers, not only for the U.S. Army, but for our society as well. More >>

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On to the World Cup and Pan Am Game Pistol Teams

U.S. Army Reserve Staff Sgt. Sandra Uptagrafft, a truck driver with the 98th Training Division (Initial Entry Training), secured a spot on both the upcoming two World Cup and Pan American Game Teams for the Women’s 25m Pistol event after successfull... More >>

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Finding Your Hedgehog

According to the book “From good to great,” by Jim Collins, that shiny pot of gold at the end of a rainbow? The rare combination of passion, skills and something that pays the bills? The happy middle is called a hedgehog concept, and is described as... More >>

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We are Task Force Marshall

Tucked behind Fort Jackson, S.C., the McCrady Training Center is home to a small group of 98th Training Division Drill Sergeants preparing Navy Sailors for combat. This is Task Force Marshall.​ More >>

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1st Battalion, 389th Promotions and Awards

Promotions and awards were the flavor of the day when the 1st Battalion, 389th Regiment gathered to recognize the hard work of some of their Soldiers and Drill Sergeants. More >>

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98th Honored at War Memorial in New York

Soldiers of the 98th Training Division (Initial Entry Training), past and present, were honored during a plaque dedication ceremony at the War Memorial in Rochester, New York on January 5, 2019.​ More >>

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Selflessly Serving

On October 13th, 2018, U.S. Army Reserve drill sergeants and Soldiers from Delta Troop, 2-398th Calvary Regiment (Armor), 98th Training Division (Initial Entry Training) located in Oak Ridge, Tennessee volunteered their time and took the initiative ... More >>

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From the 104th Training Division (LT)Commander Mentorship – Who Inspired You?

Who inspired you? Who was that one influential person that offered to share their knowledge in order to increase your chances of success? More >>

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From the 104th Command Sergeant Major

Timberwolves, let me start with saying thank you for serving this great nation. Continue to live the Army Values in uniform as well as your personal life. You volunteered to do something that 98% of Americans did not. You volunteered to defend this ... More >>

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