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USAREC, Fort Carson team up for National Educator Tour
Members of the Fourth Infantry Division Band pose with attendees of the National Educator Tour on Fort Carson.

(U.S. Army photo by Lara Poirrier)
June 7, 2021 - Twenty-one education leaders from all across the country convened here last week for U.S. Army Recruiting Command’s annual National Educator Tour.

USAREC welcomes new deputy commanding officer
Col. John M. Cushing is now the USAREC deputy commanding officer for operations, replacing Brig. Gen. Patrick Michaelis, who has been in the position since June 2019 and is set to become the commanding general for the U.S. Army Training Center and Fort Jackson in South Carolina.
June 4, 2021 - U.S. Army Recruiting Command held a ceremony to transition its deputy commanding officer during a ceremony here June 4.

Police chief recognizes Georgia recruiting NCOs for heroic actions
Gwinnett County Police Chief Brett West recognized two Buford Recruiting Station noncommissioned officers May 24 for actions they took to save a life and detain an armed suspect last month.

Staff Sgt. Richard Borges and Sgt. Austin Childers were in a local store April 5 when they heard gunfire. They ran to the parking lot that had been shot multiple times after an apparent road rage incident.
May 27, 2021 - Gwinnett County Police Chief Brett West recognized two Buford Recruiting Station noncommissioned officers May 24 for actions they took to save a life and detain an armed suspect last month.

USAREC names Best Warrior to represent the command at TRADOC competition
Group photo of all the USAREC Best Warrior competitors.

While at Fort Knox, the competitors demonstrated their Soldier skills through a variety of events throughout the week, to include a 12-mile ruck march, water combat fitness test, obstacle course, land navigation, and various weapons tasks. This competition does not include recruiting tasks, as it is separate from the USAREC Recruiting NCOs of the Year competition.

(U.S. Army photo by Lara Poirrier)
May 27, 2021 - After a week of grueling competition and intense board appearances, U.S. Army Recruiting Command announced the winner of its Best Warrior Competition May 20.

USAREC holds Sgt. Audie Murphy Club boards at Fort Knox
Ten recruiting noncommissioned officers from across U.S. Army Recruiting Command were selected for induction into the Sgt. Audie Murphy Club after last week’s board process held at the headquarters building.
May 24, 2021 - Ten recruiting noncommissioned officers from across U.S. Army Recruiting Command were selected for induction into the Sgt. Audie Murphy Club after last week’s board process held at the headquarters building here.