Army poised to revamp Alaska forces to prep for Arctic fight

JOINT BASE ELMENDORF-RICHARDSON, Alaska (AP) — The U.S. Army is poised to revamp its forces in Alaska to better prepare for future cold-weather conflicts, and it is expected to replace the larger, heavily equipped Stryker Brigade in the state with a more mobile infantry unit better suited for the frigid fight, Army leaders say. Army […]

Army beats Navy for 3rd straight time with President Trump at game

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Army coach Jeff Monken hopped on top of a wall and pumped his fist toward stoked cadets set to belt out the alma mater. Monken brought the party to locker room and waved an “Army Football” flag as the Black Knights bounced around him.Army ditched its mundane routines and cut loose like […]

Celebrating Captain Andrew Wertz and all of our military

Captain Andrew P. Wertz, promoted from First Lieutenant today (!), served 7 years active duty as a paratrooper (173rd Airborne) in the United States Army. Wertz is a combat veteran of the War in Afghanistan, a Ranger and is now in the active reserves in New Orleans where he resides.  He recently accepted a position […]