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Feb. 16, 2018

Anthem recruiter pays homage to beloved K-9

There isn't a day that goes by where Army recruiter Sgt. 1st Class Matthew Smeltz doesn't think of his late Army K-9 Aya. For five years Smeltz, who works at the Anthem Recruiting Station, had Aya, a German shepherd, as his faithful companion after she was retired from the Army as a military working dog. Sadly, she died Jul. 15 at the age of

Feb. 16, 2018

Youth deserve ability to make an informed

Unfortunately, the growing divide between the military and society was apparent last week when a teacher's inaccurate and misinformed statements about the quality of America's armed forces made national headlines. As a U.S. Army officer for more than 30 years, I can tell you our nation's military services are among the most respected organizations

Feb. 16, 2018

16 FEB 18 *****Attention All Commissioned Officer 311A Applicants*****

Army CID has re-opened the 311A (CID) MOS to qualified company grade officers.

Feb. 16, 2018

16 FEB 18 *****Attention All Applicants*****

Due to the ongoing issues threatening a government shutdown, the March Warrant Officer Selection Board has been moved up one week to 19-23 March 2018.

Feb. 9, 2018

2nd quarter incentive window open for all recruiters

Recruiters, recruiting stations and recruiting companies are currently in the window to compete for second quarter incentives.Companies and stations can continue to compete for the U.S. Army Recruiting Command Gold Standard, and recruiters can compete to be part of the Commanding General's .999 Club.The USAREC Gold Standard will be awarded to the

Feb. 9, 2018

February 2018 Officer Promotion Selection List Results

Congratulations to the U.S. Army Recruiting Command medical officer who were selected for promotion!Selected for Major , Active Component Army Medical Department, FY17 List:CPT Charles Williams 2d Medical Recruiting BattalionCPT Michelle Fredach 3d Medical Recruiting BattalionCPT Virginia Bailey

Feb. 8, 2018

Educators get a taste of Army Medicine through

A Nevada Department of Education official who participated in her first Army-sponsored tour several years ago, admitted to knowing little about the military beforehand, now unabashedly declares she "drank the Kool-Aid."Not only did she drink, but Randi Hunewill, assistant director of Career and Technical Education at NDE, helps other educators get

Feb. 6, 2018

February 2018 USAREC Promotions

Congratulations to the U.S. Army Recruiting Command Soldiers who were promoted Feb. 1!Promoted to sergeant major:David PorterPromoted to master sergeant:Robert Beck Jr. Robert CarswellJohn HowellDanielle KohutStephen MatthewsonPromoted to sergeant first class:Henry BamogBlanca BellCarl BlockerDennis BrewerAlethea BrockMichael BurchetteMaria

Jan. 30, 2018

MRB looks to open more doors with Army Medicine Experience

After getting a rotor-washed view of a full-scale demonstration of a battlefield air medical evacuation, Army community partners sprang up into the helicopter cockpit, one by one, eagerly posing behind the controls at the pilot's seat. It's a unique perspective U.S. Army leaders believe these 10 private-sector leaders, who represent a few of the

Jan. 18, 2018

January 2018 Officer Promotion Selection List Results

Congratulations to the U.S. Army Recruiting Command officers on their selections!Selected for Major, Army Competitive Categories, FY 17 Promotion Selection List:Capt. Jessica Rovero Capt. Daniel Abaldo Capt. Alain Alexandre Capt. Steven Alquesta Capt. Edgardo Alvarez Capt. Lawrence Avila Capt. Brenda Beegle Capt. Morgan Belak Capt. Kurt Boehm Capt.