95th Training Div. prepares to take over NATO Training Mission

LAWTON, Okla. — The 95th will spearhead the second iteration of Army Reserve Soldiers to train the Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF) as part of the NATO Training Mission - Afghanistan (NTMA). Task Force Griffon, as it will be known, is m... More >>

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Drill Sergeants Train Rats!

ROSWELL, N.M. — Nine drill sergeants from 3-378th Regiment, 1st Brigade, 95th Training Division (IET) from Norman, Okla. traveled to Roswell, N.M. to spend a week helping train New Mexico Military Institute (NMMI) cadet Recruits at Training (RATs)... More >>

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Roy captures last USAR Drill Sergeant School Distinguished Honor Graduate Title

FORT JACKSON, S.C. — After 33 years of operation, the United States Army Reserve Drill Sergeant School, 108th Training Command (IET), graduated its last class of 60 drill sergeants on Sept. 24. Both components will now be consolidated at the US Ar... More >>

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Above and Beyond

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — America was founded by individuals who possessed a strong conviction in the idea of citizenship.  It was this certainty that their civic duty and responsibility to the public would be the firm foundation to the creation of a stro... More >>

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Soldier’s Medal recipient not a ‘Hero’

ALBANY, N.Y. — Sometimes, the answer to a question will depend on who you ask the question of. In this case, the question is, “do you consider Julian With a hero?” If you ask Julian With, the answer is no. In fact, Julian will tell you that he ... More >>

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2X Citizen - Dale A McCurdy, Capt., HHC, 95th Training Division (IET)

Name, Rank and Unit:   Dale A McCurdy, Capt., HHC, 95th Training Division (IET), Fort Sill, Okla. Military Occupation:  Operations Officer Civilian Occupation:  College Instructor When and why did you join the Army Reserve?   ... More >>

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2X Citizen - Paul M. McGuire, Sgt. First Class, HHC, 95th Training Division

Name, Rank and Unit:   Paul M. McGuire, Sgt. First Class, HHC, 95th Training Division, Fort Sill, Okla. Military Occupation:  Public Affairs NCO Civilian Occupation:  Public Affairs Specialist When and why did you join the Army Re... More >>

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Greater Hickory Classic Honors Men and Women of the Armed Forces

CONOVER, N.C. — On June 12, Rock Barn honored the men and women of the Armed Forces at the Greater Hickory Classic Golf Tournament. In the opening ceremonies, Emily Wallace sang the National Anthem and the Colors were presented by the Wounded... More >>

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Farewell to the Soldiers of the 108th

As my 27 year association with the 108th comes to a close I leave with not only great memories but also knowing that this command has given me much more than I could have ever given back in return. With the exception of going to the residence course... More >>

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108th Training Command hosts Strong Bonds retreat

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. — During the weekend of Aug. 12-14, the 108th Training Command (IET) hosted a Strong Bonds Retreat on Hilton Head Island, S.C., to help married couples and single Soldiers enhance and strengthen their relationships. Starte... More >>

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A Reunion for the Ages

NEW ORLEANS — The 95th Infantry Division Association members met in New Orleans August 3-8 for their 62nd reunion. The Association, originally a WWII organization, has expanded its ranks by actively recruiting 95th soldiers from all eras and chose... More >>

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Timberwolf ‘Pups’ create their place in the 104th legacy

ST. LOUIS, Mo. — It was this time last year when the World War II veteran “Nightfighters” of the 104th Infantry Division made the difficult but necessary decision to declare 2010 the last official reunion of the National Timberwolf Association. ... More >>

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108th Training Command (IET) Army Communities of Excellence (ACOE) Finalist

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The 108th Training Command (IET) is competing in its third consecutive Army Community of Excellence (ACOE) competition.  This is the first year that the command has qualified as a finalist, outscoring other competitors to include... More >>

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Yellow Ribbon Event Supports Task Force Scorpion

ORLANDO, Fla. — The 95th Training Division (IET) sponsored a Yellow Ribbon event in Orlando for the families of deployed Task Force Scorpion Soldiers currently in Afghanistan. The Soldiers make up members of the 95th, 98th, and the 104th Divisions... More >>

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Plans can change when someone needs our help...

First, I would like to thank everyone for making me feel so welcomed. You all have made me feel right at home. A couple of months ago, I was relaxing at my home in Fayetteville, N.C., when I received a call from a woman in the congregation. In a ... More >>

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