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April 11, 2019

Reserve Components Are Focused on Readiness, Leaders Say

Readiness was a top priority for both the National Guard and the services’ Reserve components when planning budgets for fiscal year 2020, their leaders told Congress.

March 26, 2019

Reserve, Guard Leaders Provide Cybersecurity Updates

National Guard and Reserve units are deployed worldwide, providing valuable assets for combatant commanders and working with partners and allies, reserve component military leaders told lawmakers on Capitol Hill.

Sept. 14, 2018

Oklahoma Guard Aviators Deploy to Aid Hurricane Florence Relief Effort

Soldiers from the Oklahoma Army National Guard departed from Muldrow Army Heliport here to provide search-and-recovery capabilities for East Coast citizens impacted by Hurricane Florence.

June 26, 2018

DoD Honors Employers for Support of Guard, Reserve Employees

Defense Department officials announced the 15 recipients of the 2018 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award, the highest U.S. government honor to employers for support of National Guard and Reserve employees.

June 6, 2018

Hawaii Guardsmen on Duty in Volcano Zone to Help Fellow Citizens

Even after some lost everything, more than 300 Hawaii National Guardsmen have deployed to hazardous volcanic areas and are helping fellow citizens in the midst of the emergency, the Hawaii National Guard’s senior enlisted advisor said.

May 23, 2018

Soldiers, Airmen Conduct Nuclear Disaster Response Training

National Guardsmen from Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts and Rhode Island took part in a nuclear disaster response training exercise to test their response systems and reaction procedures.

May 21, 2018

Maryland Guard, Estonian Service Members Conduct Cyber Exercise

Maryland National Guard cyberwarriors are supporting their Estonian counterparts during Exercise Hedgehog 2018, also known locally and by NATO as Exercise Siil 2018.

May 16, 2018

Qatar, West Virginia Guard Establish New Partnership

Key leaders from Qatar, the state of West Virginia and the West Virginia National Guard recently met to discuss and celebrate their newly formed partnership.

April 24, 2018

Army Engineers Rescue Mock Disaster Victims During Guardian Response

Soldiers from 3rd Platoon, 22nd Engineer Clearance Company based at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash., brushed up on search-and-rescue skills during the Guardian Response 18 exercise held at Muscatatuck Urban Training Center, Ind.

April 17, 2018

Bureau Chief Details National Guard’s Contributions in Senate Hearing

In support of the National Defense Strategy, the National Guard’s focus remains on the war fight, defending and securing the homeland, and building enduring partnerships, the chief of the National Guard Bureau said on Capitol Hill.

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