Latest National Guard of the United States Stories

2010-04-13 16:56:00

WASHINGTON, April 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nearly 45,000 National Guard officers today applauded an increasing list of elected officials voicing opposition to an Air Force plan to take C-130 cargo aircraft from the Air Guard to replace aging active-component aircraft. In a letter today to Defense Secretary Robert M.

2010-03-24 17:12:00

WASHINGTON, March 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --Nearly 45,000 National Guard officers today applauded the effort of the Senate National Guard Caucus to turn back an Air Force plan to replace aging active-component cargo planes with aircraft from the Air Guard. In a letter today to Air Force Secretary Michael B.

2010-02-01 11:22:00

LENOIR CITY, Tenn., Feb. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- EOD Technology, Inc. (EODT) has been awarded the Seven Seals Award by the Tennessee chapter of the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) for supporting active Guardsmen of the 278th Armored Cavalry Regiment.

2009-12-09 16:17:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Members of Congress and Pentagon officials will join National Guard leaders on Capitol Hill tomorrow evening (Dec. 10) for a special cake-cutting ceremony and reception to commemorate the Guard's 373rd birthday.

2009-09-17 08:00:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Joining 14 other companies from around the country, Microsoft Corp. is being honored in Washington this week by President Barack Obama and Secretary Robert Gates as a top supporter of the National Guard and Reserve.

2009-09-09 07:15:00

CHICAGO, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- As the world continues to go "green," young adults will go behind the camera, turning the lens on the Army National Guard's environmental initiatives across the country.

2009-08-20 10:01:00

BOSTON, Aug. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Beginning on September 15(th) with the first event of The EntreTech Forum for the 2009-2010 Season, active members of the Massachusetts National Guard will receive FREE admission for the forthcoming 2009 - 2010 season of The EntreTech Forum.

2009-08-10 07:00:00

ARLINGTON, Va., Aug. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CACI International Inc (NYSE: CACI) announced today it has been awarded a prime, indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity task order contract with a ceiling value of $450 million to provide recruiting and retention services for the National Guard.

2009-07-02 15:19:00

WASHINGTON, July 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S.

2009-05-29 08:00:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A Pennsylvania Army National Guard soldier was killed and three others wounded by an improvised explosive device attack in Abu Ghraib, Iraq, earlier this week. Spc. Chad A.

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