Feature Stories

Silver Linings for Soldiers in Quarantine
November 19, 2020

Maj. Gen. Hamilton assumes command of Task Force Spartan
November 19, 2020
Maj. Gen. Steven Ferrari relinquishes command of Task Force Spartan to Maj. Gen. Patrick Hamilton at the Transfer of Authority Ceremony, Nov. 19, 2020. Ferrari said, “We will never forget our new friends and allies for whom the main reason we are here, to support the people of our host nations.”

U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers coined for lifting base moral during COVID-19
November 18, 2020

Soldier's remains identified in Hopkins, S.C.
November 13, 2020

COS savings benefit USACE mission partners
November 13, 2020
Members of the 310th Engineering Detachment work on construction a Joint Air Ground Station building in Qatar. The building is being built using troop labor from a design from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Middle East District's Center of Standardization for Nonpermanent Facilities (COS). The COS maintains a library of off the shelf designs that can be adapted for almost any purpose. Using COS designs can save significant time and money in the construction process.

The Best of Both Worlds: Newberry Army Officer and Former NCO Retires
November 13, 2020
Maj. Paul Sheppard and his family take a group photo during his retirement ceremony at U.S. Army Central headquarters on Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., Nov. 12, 2020. Sheppard, a native of Newberry, South Carolina, retired from the military after serving 39 years. (U.S. Army photo by Pfc. Keon Horton)

Sgt. Ray Sets Up Success
November 10, 2020
Army Sgt. Zjana Ray, from the 310th Construction Management Team based in Bullville, New York, drives between construction sites on November 5, 2020, Al Udeid Airbase, Qatar. Ray drives between 5 job sites for his job in theater as a member of Force Protection as the Army works to complete the Middle East Consolidation project.( Photo by U.S. Army Reserve Sgt. Jermaine Jackson)

USARCENT Celebrates 102nd Birthday
November 6, 2020
Lt. Gen. Terry Ferrell, U.S. Army Central commanding general and Command Sgt. Maj. Brian Hester, USARCENT senior enlisted adviser, are joined by the command's youngest and oldest Soldier for USARCENT's 102nd birthday cake cutting at the command's headquarters on Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., Nov.6, 2020.

Soldiers Re-enlist at Historic Kuwait Landmark
November 5, 2020
U.S. Army Staff Sgt. A. Jared Forst and Sgt. Becca Meerwarth take their oath of reenlistment Oct. 30, 2020, in Kuwait. The reenlistment was carried out at the Kuwait Martyr’s Museum with Col. Sean Flynn administering the oath. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Trevor Cullen)

This Syrian-born U.S. Soldier is using his background to save lives
November 2, 2020
U.S. Army Spc. Fadi Mallouhi, computer/detection systems repairer with Headquarters Support Company, 628th Aviation Support Battalion, 28th Expeditionary Combat Aviation Brigade, poses for a photo at an airfield in the 28th ECAB's area of operations in the Middle East. Mallouhi, originally from the Allentown, Pennsylvania area, spent much of his childhood in Syria and passes valuable lessons about the language and culture to his fellow Soldiers.