Dec 17, 2020, 3:01 PM
Almost every week on Fort Jackson hundreds of trainees graduate from Basic Combat Training and move on to Advanced Individual Training. They have all gone through the required steps of BCT and for the most part share a very similar, if not identical, experience. For the two battalions graduating this week, however, their time on Fort Jackson had a unique aspect that other cycles don’t share.
Dec 17, 2020, 2:46 PM
Fort Jackson community members gathered around the Christmas tree at Patriots Park, anxiously waiting for the tree to be lit and for Santa Claus to arrive. In the meantime, Santa’s elves handed out toys and collected letters to Santa.
Dec 11, 2020, 2:43 PM
The 2020 Resident Satisfaction Survey* was launched Dec. 2, post housing officials announced. Residents living in privatized Army managed Family housing will be receiving a resident satisfaction survey within the coming days. Residents will receive an email with the survey link from ArmyHousingSurvey@celassociates.com.
Nov 30, 2020, 2:58 PM
Maj. Raymond Colston’s Nov. 19 promotion ceremony was no ordinary promotion -it was the first brevet promotion to happen on Fort Jackson, and significant in the Army’s push towards talent management.
Nov 24, 2020, 2:06 PM
Nov 24, 2020, 9:31 AM
LDRSHIP. Loyalty, Duty, Respect, Selfless Service, Honesty, Integrity, and Personal Courage. Separately, each of these words have meaning, but together they are foundational, essential elements of the inherent trust associated to Soldiers.
Nov 19, 2020, 2:16 PM
Although most people at the U.S. Army Drill Sergeant Academy know her as Mrs. Regina Norris, Supply Technician, she was once drill sergeant Norris, and she has a 24-year Army career behind her.
Nov 19, 2020, 2:10 PM
If you’ve ever been to an Army ceremony, you may be familiar with the pomp and circumstance accompanying many of them. The noncommissioned officer induction ceremony holds to that tradition of rituals and formality, with its professional celebration of the passing of Soldiers into the ranks of the time-honored NCO Corps.