Story by SFC Richard Stowell on 06/15/2017
Army Staff Sergeant Juan Cruz looks on as Belizean soldiers stucco the new building's western face.
East of the construction site stands Belize Rural High School, a single story structure with exterior corridors and brightly painted columns. Cruz knows it well. He was there when it went up, too, in 1995. He laughs as he thinks about how long it took him to realize it.
Story by SSG Shawn Morris on 06/14/2017
Maj. Gen. Troy D. Kok, commanding general of the U.S. Army Reserve's 99th Regional Support Command, served as guest speaker during the ceremony and administered the oath of enlistment to dozens of Army recruits.
Story by SFC LaTonya Kelly on 06/14/2017
"The combined well-being pilot gains efficiencies in cost reduction and streamlining business processes. There are now more resources available to Strong Bonds Programs and Yellow Ribbon participants are able to physically see other programs in action which are important to their pre and post deployment life cycle," said Brig. Gen. Tracy Smith, deputy commander for Professional Services, 807th Medical Command (Deployment Support).
Story by SGT Zachary Mott on 06/13/2017
Caring for a Soldier, and their family, after they draw that final breath is a duty that often falls on the casualty notification officer and the casualty assistance officer. Training for those duties is provided by the 88th Regional Support Command's Casualty Operations section.
Story by SGT Russell Toof on 06/13/2017
A profile is written to protect the Soldier from further exacerbating an injury or illness by performing the Army physical fitness test or other required duties as outlined by their military occupational specialty, such as heavy lifting or standing for long periods of time.