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July 9, 2018

Face of Defense: Haiti Native Finds Success in Connecticut National Guard

Army Warrant Officer Roberto Pauleus learned that it would take blood, sweat and tears to make a good life for himself and his family in the U.S.

July 6, 2018

From Nothing to Something: Cargo City Takes Shape

Construction is nearly complete on “Cargo City,” a new operating location for U.S. and coalition forces to conduct aerial port operations in Kuwait.

July 6, 2018

Washington Guard Recognizes Soldiers for Saving Girl’s Life

Four Washington National Guard soldiers received medals for their quick action in saving a girl’s life while their convoy was fueling up.

June 20, 2018

Next-Generation Binoculars Contribute to Battlefield Survivability

New night-vision goggles will help Marines navigate dark areas and safely identify explosives, increasing survivability and situational awareness during missions.

May 30, 2018

Face of Defense: Former Recording Artist Pursues Career as Military Doctor

Former contemporary Christian singer-songwriter Paden Smith once sought to heal others with his music and lyrics. Now he's on his way to medical school. Smith, who has served as a Navy linguist, will begin studies this summer at the F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences.

May 22, 2018

Face of Defense: Army NCO Faces, Overcomes Adversity

After dealing with a back injury and several autoimmune diseases, Army Master Sgt. Aaron De Los Santos says his body paid a price. The Texas native found support at the Warrior Transition Battalion at Fort Hood, Texas and has developed a love for adaptive sports.

May 16, 2018

EOD Airmen Tackle Warfighter Challenge

A two-week, situation-based training exercise at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida, tests teams of explosive ordnance disposal specialists during EOD Warfighter Challenge.

May 16, 2018

Face of Defense: Air Guardsman Earns Air Force Academy Appointment

Air Force Airman 1st Class Jasmine Griffith, a client systems technician in the Washington Air National Guard’s 194th Communications Flight, has been selected to attend the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

May 10, 2018

Face of Defense: Soldier Overcomes Obstacles to Achieve Success

From humble beginnings, Army Command Sgt. Maj. Jacinto Garza has sought opportunities to improve himself and striven to be a good leader and mentor for his soldiers during his 22-year military career.

May 9, 2018

Face of Defense: Airmen Make Service a Family Affair

Two Air Force Academy graduates make service to the 21st Space Wing a family business. Air Force 1st Lt. Emily Lagarile and Capt. Scott Lagarile are stationed at Cavalier Air Force Station, North Dakota. “Living here is definitely different from our previous assignment in Florida,” Emily said.

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