The South Carolina Army National Guard’s 4-118th Combined Arms Battalion, 218th Maneuver Enhancement Brigade, is preparing for a training exercise called, “Exportable Combat Training” (XCTC) at Fort Bliss, Texas.
Summer officially began June 21 and residents are already experiencing temperatures in the triple digits in the Palmetto state.
WHO: The South Carolina National Guard 246th Army Band – The band is commanded by Chief Warrant Officer 3 Jessie Morlan and is made up of 30 Soldier-musicians who serve in the South Carolina National Guard. The 246th Army Band plays a wide range of musical with a throwback to ‘30s and ‘40s with the […]
EASTOVER, SC, UNITED STATES 06.15.2018 Story by Lt. Col. Cindi King South Carolina National Guard The South Carolina National Guard’s Youth ChalleNGe Academy celebrated the graduation of its 40th class at a ceremony at the McCrady Training Center in Eastover, South Carolina, June 13, 2018. Standing before hundreds of family, friends, mentors and Cadre personnel, the […]
COLUMBIA, SC, UNITED STATES 06.15.2018 Story by Spc. Chelsea Baker South Carolina National Guard Since joining the South Carolina Army National Guard in 1991, Master Sgt. Kristopher Alvey with the Recruiting and Retention Command has felt a strong sense of duty that has carried on through his family. Originally, he enlisted as a field artillery […]
EASTOVER, SOUTH CAROLINA – National Guard officer candidates from Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, Puerto Rico and South Carolina began Phase One of their leadership training at McCrady Training Center June 2, 2018. Over 80 officer candidates convened in formation on the field behind South Carolina’s Palmetto Military Academy, ready to prove their commitment to becoming […]