Gov. Scott, Florida Guardsmen from the 53rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team and dignitaries at the bill signing in Panama City, March 31, 2014. Courtesy photo
Gov. Scott Signs House Bill 7015: Waives Out-of-State tuition fees for Honorably Discharged veterans
March 31, 2014

Governor Rick Scott was joined by Senate President Don Gaetz, Speaker of the House Will Weatherford, Senator Thad Altman ...

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Gov. Scott Honors 139 Veterans with Governor’s Veterans Service Award
March 27, 2014

Governor Rick Scott today, joined by Maj. Gen. Emmett R. Titshaw and Florida Department of Veterans’ Affairs Deputy Ex ...

A staff member with the North Florida Small Business Resource tells a Florida Guardsman about resources provided by their organization at the Florida Guard Family Career Connection’s (FGFCC) first Central Florida Career Fair Saturday, March 22, 2014 at the 164th Air Defense Artillery’s Headquarters in Orlando, Fla. Photo by Sgt. Valeria M. Pete
Now Hiring: The Florida Guard
March 26, 2014

The 164th Air Defense Artillery Brigade hosted The Florida Guard Family Career Connection’s (FGFCC) first Central Flor ...

Re-enlistment at 164th Air Defense Artillery Brigade Family Day, recently in Orlando. Courtesy photo
164th ADA holds Family Day and Re-enlistment Ceremony
February 12, 2014

For the second year in a row, the 164th Air Defense Artillery Brigade (BDE) headquarters gathered for Family Day recentl ...

Soldiers of the 715th Military Police Company eagerly march home to their families after arriving from a nine-month deployment in Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. The Soldiers were welcomed home at their headquarters in Melbourne, Fla., during a ceremony Feb. 11, 2014. Photo by Sgt. Valeria M. Pete
Welcome Home 715th MP Co!
February 12, 2014

Excitement was thick in the air as friends, family and members of the community waited for over 100 Soldiers from the Fl ...

Members of C Battery, 3rd Battalion, 265th Air Defense Artillery (C/3-265th ADA) Florida Army National Guard (FLARNG). (Courtesy Photo)
Palmetto ADA unit receives The Hamilton Award
February 5, 2014

The prestigious Alexander Hamilton Award was awarded to C Battery, 3rd Battalion, 265th Air Defense Artillery (C/3-265th ...

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Military OneSource offers free tax services
January 31, 2014

As preparations begin for the upcoming tax season, military families are being offered a free service to ensure they can ...

Gov. Scott Announces 15-day Sales Tax Holiday for Hurricane Preparedness Supplies
January 27, 2014

Governor Rick Scott today announced a 15-day sales tax holiday for hurricane preparedness supplies as of part his 2014-2 ...

Members of the Florida National Guard's 107th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment pose in a group photo with their home state's flag at their mobilization site, Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J. where they are preparing for their deployment to Joint Task Force Guantanamo next month.
Southern PAO in Northern Territory
January 27, 2014

Some Soldiers shoot, and others shoot to tell a story. Through photography, videos and news articles, Soldiers of the 10 ...

Col. Matthew Hearon (right), Brigade Commander of the 164th Air Defense Artillery (ADA) Brigade, Lt. Col. Michael Forson (middle), outgoing Commander of the 3-265th Air Defense Artillery Battalion and Lt. Col. Jeffrey Strickle (right), incoming Commander of the 3-265th ADA BN are presented to the guests present during a Change of Command Ceremony for the 3-265th ADA BN at the 3-265th headquarters in Sarasota, Fla. Photo by Sgt. Valeria M. Pete
Strickle takes command of Sarasota’s 3-265th ADA
January 21, 2014

New Year brings a new battalion commander for the 3rd Battalion, 265th Air Defense Artillery (ADA) Regiment.