Best Bike on Bragg Competition
Motorcyclists from across Fort Bragg gathered on Sunday for the Best Bike on Bragg Contest, the first motorcycle competition hosted by Pope Chapel. Held at Woodland Park, contestants could enter their motorcycles in various categories, including cust...
Corporals instrumental in Afghanistan transition
KABUL, Afghanistan —To get to his desk, Cpl. Aaron Averre maneuvers around computers, monitors and other miscellaneous equipment that have turned his once spacious office into what he calls a “hoarder’s paradise.”
Retrograde operations in full swing in Afghanistan
In preparation for the Resolute Support Mission, and a reduced number of servicemembers in Afghanistan, Soldiers of the 122nd Aviation Support Battalion and 3rd General Aviation Support Battalion, 82nd Combat Aviation Brigade, are responsible for sen...
Purple Heart recipient - Never quit
The Purple Heart is presented to Sgt. 1st Class Peter I. Roth, an instructor at Camp Mckall with 1st Battalion, 1st Special Warfare Training Group (Airborne), United States Army John F. Kennedy and School, by Lt. Col. Stuart L. Farris, commander, 1st...
The Military Leader Transition Seminar
The Military Leader Transition Seminar will be held at the Fort Bragg Club, Oct. 21, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The seminar is to help Fort Bragg service members take full advantage of all the resources available to them as they transition from military servic...
WAMC celebrates Physician Assistant Week
It is no secret that the life of a Soldier is physically demanding. To accomplish the Army’s missions, Soldiers require superior fitness and medical readiness. Army physician assistants strive to ensure Soldier readiness is maintained and Soldiers de...
Leaders discuss future of logistical support
Leaders from the 1st Sustainment Command (Theater), 3rd Sustainment Command (Expeditionary) and other units gathered together for a Theater Sustainment Reset Conference beginning in August at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait.
Carnival held for Gold Star Families
On Saturday, the clouds gave way and the summer rain seemed to pause for a bit as the annual Fort Bragg Survivor Outreach Services Carnival got underway. As the event began, children were excitedly running to play in the rainbow bounce house or throw...
Inside the mind of an instructor
Mention yoga in a crowded room and almost everyone will have an idea what to expect. Say power yoga and some participants might not know what’s coming.
A sign of enduring community involvement
A normal drive into the Fort Bragg/Fayetteville area is usually nothing special. However, now passers-by will be able to get an idea of just what this “Heros in Hometown” feeling is all about.
Creating tomorrows conservationists today
Creating sportsmen for tomorrow, that’s the idea behind Ducks Unlimited Greenwing Event, held at Wilson Park, Aug. 23. Most of today’s youth spend their playtime behind the television or computer playing video games rather than going outside. The Gre...
Paratroopers prepare for future outside military
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, U.S. Department of Labor, military officials and employers joined more than 1,000 transitioning Soldiers, veterans and Family members for the Fort Bragg Jobs Summit, Aug. 13.
American, British paratroopers conduct joint exercise
Capitalizing on more than a decade of combined-U.S. and United Kingdom operations experience gained throughout the War on Terror, the 82nd Airborne Division is now taking the next step to achieve interoperability with coalition partners in the future...
Remembering the first jumpers
Each year, National Airborne Day is held to celebrate the first jumps from an aircraft by the U.S. Army Parachute Test Platoon at Fort Benning, Georgia, in 1940.
‘Geronimo’ paratroopers vie to become scouts
Their test: plot a notional enemy’s location on a map, move undetected through dense groves of pines to observe the enemy, draw a three-dimensional sector sketch and return to the start point in four-hour’s time to report everything they observed to ...
Equal Opportunity Leaders’ Course
More than 40 stood by as racist and offensive statements were used against one of their peers. One Soldier, a female sergeant, had the courage to speak up. She challenged the authority within the room, but instead of speaking out to support her, the ...
Never a dull moment for enlisted aide
While some may think an enlisted aide position is a 'hey you', or a 'volun-told' assignment, it’s a hard-earned position that provides support and assistance to an assigned General Officer in fulfilling his duties.
Fort Bragg Garrison welcomes new deputy commander
The journey has been a long one for Justin Mitchell, but after various assignments and years of experience, Mitchell arrived at Fort Bragg in June to take over reins as the post’s new deputy garrison commander.
Airborne paratroopers conduct deployment readiness exercise
The 1st Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division executed an emergency deployment readiness exercise July 14 to 18, that culminated with the unit jumping into Eglin Air Force Base, and conducting ...
Parachutes dried by sunlight
By harnessing the power of the sun, the parachute drying towers have made a significant advancement towards more eco-friendly energy usage at Fort Bragg.
Breaking, dancing and changing lives
For Cindy Foley, it was time to change the mainstream idea of hip-hop culture. She came up with a plan, a program that not only teaches children the art of break dancing, but also the valuable lesson of culture and heritage.
Certifed Green Boot
The Directorate of Plans, Training, Mobilization and Security’s DA School and TNET Facility has been certified as a Green Boot agency by Sustainable Fort Bragg.