Oct 22, 2020, 2:49 PM
Sacrifice is something every service member understands. The deployments, training and other job responsibilities often take them away from loved ones. Many people find comfort in their faith during these times of separation. At Fort Jackson, volunteers help ensure trainees and Soldiers are able to celebrate their religion and become part of a larger community.
Oct 22, 2020, 2:39 PM
Residents of Fort Jackson may see some surprising new additions to their walk around Patriot Park throughout October.
Oct 22, 2020, 2:30 PM
Soldiers are used to receiving a safety brief prior to a long weekend – don’t drink and drive, look out for your buddies, have a plan, etc. This past Friday afternoon, Soldiers of 165th Infantry Brigade kicked off their long weekend by talking motorcycle safety.
Oct 22, 2020, 1:14 PM
Although it is a Fort Jackson annual event, the National Night Out held Oct. 6 was much different this year to adjust to COVID-19 restrictions.
Oct 8, 2020, 3:28 PM
After beating out competitors to be the Noncommissioned Officer of the Year at battalion, brigade, Fort Jackson and finally at Training and Doctrine Command, Staff Sgt. Wayne Hartman is now competing in the All-Army Best Warrior Competition – the culminating test for NCOs and Soldiers of the Year from 11 Army commands across the globe.
Oct 8, 2020, 3:03 PM
Many Soldiers join the Army as a step towards achieving their goals and dreams. That was reversed for one Soldier going through Advanced Individual Training on Fort Jackson. She qualified for the Olympics in a sport equally suited for the Army – marksmanship.
Oct 8, 2020, 12:55 PM
Todd Shepherd, range officer with U.S. Army Garrison Fort Jackson was selected from garrisons worldwide for the 2019 U.S. Army Installation Management Command Stalwart Award.
Oct 8, 2020, 12:19 PM
A key ingredient to accomplishing this mission is a close eye on the nutrition provided to trainees while in BCT.