Food truck offers variety, convenience

Busy, hungry Dunham Health Clinic patients and employees now have a spicy fresh food service … practically on the doorstep. The Carlisle Barracks Food Truck is a meal-ready-to-eat business — Tuesdays at Dunham, Thursdays at Indian Field, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. The food truck is a Morale, Welfare, Recreation activity to support Soldier and […]

AHEC receives trove of military medals, including Medal of Honor

Maybe Edward A. Allworth wanted to preserve his father’s legacy that included a Medal of Honor for future generations when he decided to send his dad’s military items to the U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center. He wanted to preserve the history and he had no one else to pass it on to, said Mike […]

Another Military Personnel Budget Cut?

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel warned Tuesday that troops and their families will be asked to sacrifice on pay and benefits to preserve readiness in an era of tighter budgets. Hagel listed politically-charged changes to compensation and personnel policy as one of his top six priorities in reforming the military following the wars in Iraq and […]

Why Should Anyone Want To Join The US Army?

The US Army has never been a more attractive choice of careers than it is today. As a young person myself, I realized pretty quick that the opportunities I was being being offered straight out of high school, or even with a couple of years of college, weren’t going to be what I was looking […]

The Benefits of Joining the US Military

There’s never been a better time for a High School graduate to join the U.S. military. With the economy growing sluggishly and major overseas operations coming to a close, the opportunities in the military might be the best available to many young Americans. The military’s a great choice even if you just look at compensation. […]