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Army Commission Headed In Wrong Direction

WASHINGTON — Two Republican House lawmakers are concerned the commission tasked by Congress to study the future of the US Army is headed in the wrong direction. 68 more words

Total Force

Phillip Bell: "I joined the service for those who served before me and for those who will serve after me."

On this 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War, Army Veteran and Chairman of the Orland Park Veterans Commission Phillip Bell joins Steve to talk about the Moving Wall from the Vietnam Veterans Memorial.  62 more words

Steve Cochran

Hidden Nearby: The Birthplace of General Benjamin Foulois

Benjamin “Benny” Foulois, a pioneer of aviation in the American military, was born on December 9, 1879, in the white building on Route 47 in Washington Depot that once housed the Washington Pharmacy. 547 more words


FALLEN HEROES - Spc. Kyle E. Gilbert, 24

The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Freedom Sentinel.

Spc. Kyle E. Gilbert, 24, of Buford, Georgia, died Sept. 38 more words

Department Of Defense

As Obama Dismantles Military, ‘Historic’ Army Chief Pick Raising BIG Concerns

In his latest controversial move, Barack Obama has announced his new nominee to head the U.S. Army, which is a historic first for the Pentagon. However, there’s a good chance that a lot of people aren’t going to like the kind of history being made with this one. 64 more words