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101st Airborne Division’s 3rd Brigade Combat Team White Currahee Spouses take on Soldier lifestyle with G.I. Jane Day

 

Written by Pfc. Beverly Mejia
40th Public Affairs Detachment

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Fort Campbell, KY – Spouses of 2nd Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, gathered bright and early Thursday morning for the battalion’s first G.I. Jane Day, August 2nd, 2018, Fort Campbell, KY.

“I want to bring the spouses together and give them a taste for what their Soldiers do on a daily basis,” said Lt. Col. Christopher Midberry, commander of 2-506th Infantry Regiment.

Spouses of 2nd Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) conducted the units first G.I. Jane Day PT run, August 6th, 2018, Fort Campbell, KY. G.I.  (U.S. Army photo by Pfc. Beverly R. Mejia)

Spouses of 2nd Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) conducted the units first G.I. Jane Day PT run, August 6th, 2018, Fort Campbell, KY. G.I. (U.S. Army photo by Pfc. Beverly R. Mejia)

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Fort Campbell Office of the Staff Judge Advocate Celebrates 243 years

 

Written by Pfc. Lynnwood Thomas
40th Public Affairs Detachment

Fort Campbell KY - 101st Airborne DivisionFort Campbell, KY – The Fort Campbell Office of the Staff Judge Advocate began the celebration of the 243rd anniversary of the United States Army Judge Advocate General’s Corps, July 26th, with a physical training session behind Olive Physical Fitness Center.

There JAG Soldiers and a few guests, including Brig. Gen. K. Todd Royar, acting senior commander of the 101st Airborne Division and Fort Campbell, completed two iterations of a vigorous strength training circuit led by Master Sgt. Darius Jackson, Office of the Staff Judge Advocate, Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion, 101st Airborne Division.

Master Sgt. Daarius Jackson, Office of the Staff Judge Advocate, Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), divides a formation into 9 teams for circuit training behind Olive Gym on Fort Campbell, Kentucky, July 27. Jackson led the physical training and has been a Master Fitness Instructor in the Army for six years. (Pfc. Lynnwood Thomas, 40th Public Affairs Detachment)

Master Sgt. Daarius Jackson, Office of the Staff Judge Advocate, Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), divides a formation into 9 teams for circuit training behind Olive Gym on Fort Campbell, Kentucky, July 27. Jackson led the physical training and has been a Master Fitness Instructor in the Army for six years. (Pfc. Lynnwood Thomas, 40th Public Affairs Detachment)

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101st Airborne Division’s 3rd Brigade Combat Team to Host Innovation Panel with Industry Professionals

 

3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division

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Fort Campbell, KY – Leaders from 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) will host an innovation panel from 10:00am to 12:00pm, August 10th, 2018 at Cole Park Commons, Fort Campbell, KY.

The panel members include retired Col. Rob Salome, Director, Strategy and Leadership Development for Solutions21, retired Col. Pete Newell, Managing Partner, BMNT, Lt. Col. Eddie Brown, Program Manager, Defense Innovation Unit (Experimental), Capt. Jay Long, 3rd Ranger Bn. Innovation Cell, 1st Lt. Lauren McCune, Deputy Program Manager, BMNT, and Mr. Tim Greeff, Founder and CEO, National Security Technology Accelerator.

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Blanchfield Army Community Hospital, 101st Airborne Division Soldiers moving forward to Army Best Medic Competition

 

Written by Maria Yager
Blanchfield Army Community Hospital Public Affairs

Blanchfield Army Hospital - BACH - Fort Campbell KYFort Campbell, KY – A team from Blanchfield Army Community Hospital and two Soldiers from the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) prevailed following three days of grueling competition to earn the title of the 2018 Regional Health Command-Atlantic – 101st Airborne Division Best Medic Competition August 2nd, 2018.

Sgt. 1st Class Justin Cauthen, BACH Gold Army Medical Home non-commissioned officer in charge, and Maj. J. Tyler Garrett, BACH Clinical Services Division chief, were named 2018 RHC-A Best Medics and will represent RHC-A in the Army-wide Command Sgt. Maj. Jack L. Clark, Jr. Army Best Medic Competition at Fort Sam Houston, Texas and Camp Bullis, Texas later this year.

Regional Health Command-Atlantic Commander, Brig. Gen. Telita Crosland and Command Sgt. Maj. Diamond Hough, senior enlisted advisor, congratulate Capt. Brent Turpin, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, and Sgt Daryus Jenkins, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, as winners of the 2018 101st Airborne Division Best Medic Competition at Fort Campbell, KY. The two will represent the division during an Army-wide competition later this year. (U.S. Army photo by David Gillespie)

Regional Health Command-Atlantic Commander, Brig. Gen. Telita Crosland and Command Sgt. Maj. Diamond Hough, senior enlisted advisor, congratulate Capt. Brent Turpin, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, and Sgt Daryus Jenkins, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, as winners of the 2018 101st Airborne Division Best Medic Competition at Fort Campbell, KY. The two will represent the division during an Army-wide competition later this year. (U.S. Army photo by David Gillespie)

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Fort Campbell releases name of 101st Airborne Division Soldier Killed in Training Incident

 

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Fort Campbell KY - 101st Airborne DivisionFort Campbell, KY – At approximately 2:00pm Wednesday, August 1st, 2018, a 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) Soldier died as the result of a training incident on Fort Campbell.

Pvt. 2nd Class Jeremy J. Wells, 19, of Adairsville, Georgia, was an aircraft electrician in the 101st Combat Aviation Brigade. He joined the Army in 2017, and completed training at Fort Jackson, South Carolina and Fort Eustis, Virginia before arriving to Fort Campbell in 2018. His decorations include: National Defense Service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Medal, Army Service Ribbon and Basic Aviation Badge. He was posthumously awarded the Army Commendation Medal and the Army Good Conduct Medal.

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101st Airborne Division Soldier Killed in Training Accident at Fort Campbell

 

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Fort Campbell KY - 101st Airborne DivisionFort Campbell, KY – At approximately 2:00pm Wednesday, August 1st, 2018 a 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) Soldier died as the result of a training accident on Fort Campbell.

The name of the deceased will not be released until 24 hours after next-of-kin notification is complete.

There were no other injuries. The unit was conducting routine training at the time of the accident. The Soldier was evacuated to Blanchfield Army Community Hospital on Fort Campbell where he was pronounced deceased.

101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) Soldier died as the result of a training accident on Fort Campbell. (Sam Shore)

101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) Soldier died as the result of a training accident on Fort Campbell. (Sam Shore)

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1000 Fort Campbell Military Kids prepped for Back to School thanks to Operation Homefront

 

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Operation HomeFrontFort Campbell, KY – Operation Homefront distributed 1,000 backpacks and necessary school supplies to pre-registered military children Friday, July 27th, 2018 at Fort Campbell as a part of Operation Homefront’s annual Back-to-School Brigade®.

Since 2008, Operation Homefront’s Back-to-School Brigade® has distributed more than 300,000 backpacks – each accompanied by school supplies – to military children.

Operation Homefront annual Back-to-School Brigade hands out school supplies at Fort Campbell.

Operation Homefront annual Back-to-School Brigade hands out school supplies at Fort Campbell.

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American Red Cross Blood Shortage continues

 

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Emergency need remains; critical call for type O blood donors to donate now.

American Red CrossNashville, TN – Thousands of people have responded to the emergency call for blood and platelet donations issued by the American Red Cross in early July. Still, there continues to be an emergency need for donors of all blood types, especially type O, to give now to address a severe blood shortage.

Red Cross blood donations are being distributed to hospitals faster than they are coming in, and right now there is less than a five-day blood supply on hand.

Sara Hernandez has been giving platelets since she was 18 years old. (Amanda Romney/American Red Cross)

Sara Hernandez has been giving platelets since she was 18 years old. (Amanda Romney/American Red Cross)

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Fort Campbell to host 101st Airborne Division and Regional Health Command-Atlantic Best Medic Competition

 

Written by Maria Yager
Blanchfield Army Community Hospital Public Affairs

Blanchfield Army Hospital - BACH - Fort Campbell KYFort Campbell, KY – About 30 competitors from the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) and Regional Health Command-Atlantic will compete in the Fort Campbell Best Medic Competition July 30th to August 2nd, 2018 here.

The winners will go on to represent the 101st and RHC-A in the Army-wide Command Sergeant Major Jack L. Clark, Jr. Army Best Medic Competition at Fort Sam Houston, Texas and Camp Bullis, Texas later this year.

BACH's Soldiers, Maj. J. Tyler Garrett (rear) and Sgt. 1st Class Justin Cauthen (front), practice combat trauma assessment on a training  dummy, July 26th, in preparation for next week's 2018 Fort Campbell Best Medic Competition. Soldiers from RHC-A, which includes BACH, and Soldiers from the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) will compete together in the 2018 Fort Campbell Best Medic Competition July 30th to August 2nd.  (U.S. Army photo by Laura Boyd)

BACH’s Soldiers, Maj. J. Tyler Garrett (rear) and Sgt. 1st Class Justin Cauthen (front), practice combat trauma assessment on a training dummy, July 26th, in preparation for next week’s 2018 Fort Campbell Best Medic Competition. Soldiers from RHC-A, which includes BACH, and Soldiers from the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) will compete together in the 2018 Fort Campbell Best Medic Competition July 30th to August 2nd. (U.S. Army photo by Laura Boyd)

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Fort Campbell MWR presents Hunter Hayes in Concert, August 17th

 

Fort Campbell MWR

Fort Campbell's Morale, Welfare and Recreation - MWRFort Campbell, KY – On Friday, August 17th, 2018, the Air Force Reserve Tour for the Troops is bringing Hunter Hayes to Fort Campbell for a free concert! The concert starts at 7:00pm and is presented by Fort Campbell MWR.

Hunter Hayes is a multi-platinum selling recording artist with multiple sales certifications, more than 700 million on-demand streams, three No. 1 singles – the 5x multi-platinum smash “Wanted,” double-platinum “I Want Crazy” and platinum-selling “Somebody’s Heartbreak” – and over 40 award nominations and wins.

Everyone is welcome.

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