Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office (JSO) hiring FLNG Soldiers and Airmen
July 18, 2014

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (July 18, 2o14) — The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office is holding a one day Special Processing E ...

Medics from Headquarters Company, 2nd Battalion, 124th Infantry Regiment, assess a simulated casualty during PHTLS, TC3, PEARS, & BLS training in Orlando, Fla., June 22, 2014. Photo by Staff Sgt. Erik Spong.
Florida Army Guard Medics master the skills needed to save lives on the battlefield
July 16, 2014

For the first time the Florida Army National Guard has been able to provide a specific type of trauma training to its Co ...

Florida National Guard ADA Soldiers wait for friendly aircraft to clear the area in order to engage an enemy UAS conducting aerial surveillance at JRTC, recently. Courtesy photo
Florida’s 3-265th ADA conducts training at Joint Readiness Training Center (JRTC)
July 15, 2014

In June 2014, Soldiers from 3rd Battalion, 256th Air Defense Artillery Regiment, commanded by Capt. Ken Mays, supported ...

125th Fighter Wing Vice Commander Col. Robert Wetzel speaks with members of the community during the "Friends of the Florida Air National Guard Day" on July 10, 2014 at the 125th Fighter Wing, Jacksonville Fla. Photo by Technical Sgt. Jaclyn Lyons
Fighter Wing hosts community leaders during base tour
July 11, 2014

By Tech. Sgt. Jacyln Lyons 125th Fighter Wing JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (July 11, 2014) — A “Friends of FANG” event w ...

Sgt. 1st Class Robert Eads presents the new Training Support Package (TSP) for Master Resilience Trainers during the recent class at Camp Blanding Joint Training Center, Fla., July 2, 2014. Courtesy photo
Army resilience program holds first refresher class for trainers at Camp Blanding
July 10, 2014

Nineteen Soldiers re-learned the skills and concepts of the Army’s Resilience program during a recent course at Camp B ...

Department of Corrections, Career Connection hiring event set for June 26 in Orlando
June 17, 2014

The Florida Department of Corrections and your Florida Guard Family Career Connection cordially invite you (immediate fa ...

Maj. Betsy Evans selected for command of the 53rd Infantry Brigade Special Troops Battalion
June 16, 2014

Colonel Mike Canzoneri, Commander 53rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, is pleased to announce Major Betsy Evans has been s ...

Cooks with 3rd Battalion 116th (3-116th) Field Artillery (FA) Forward Support Company (FSC) pose proudly after serving a gourmet meal for their Battalion ‘Fine Dining Challenge’, Tuesday, June 10 at Camp Blanding Joint Training Center (CBJTC), Fla. Battery commanders from around the Battalion were asked to choose the best Soldier from each Battery during their Annual Training (AT) exercise to be rewarded with a gourmet meal prepared by the FSC cooks. Photo by Sgt. Valeria M. Pete.
Fine dining in the field
June 16, 2014

A delightful aroma filled the air of the Dining Facility (DFAC) at Camp Blanding Joint Training Center (CBJTC) Tuesday, ...

Staff Sgt. Stewart with Headquarters and Headquarters Battery (HHB) 164th Air Defense Artillery (ADA) Brigade, from Orlando, Fla., talks to an employer at the Brigade’s Statewide Career Fair at Camp Blanding Joint Training Center (CBJTC), Fla, Friday, June 6. The Career Fair was an opportunity for Soldiers from different units within the Brigade to seek out new and better careers while at CBJTC for their Annual Training (AT). Photo by Sgt. Valeria M. Pete
Taking Army Values from the ‘field’ to the career field
June 13, 2014

By Sgt. Valeria M. Pete 164th ADA STARKE, Fla. (June 13, 2014) – Dozens of employers came out Friday, June 6, read ...

An Avenger fires an FIM-92D Stinger Missile at an Outlaw aerial target Saturday, June 7th during a Table X Live Fire Exercise (LFX). Soldiers with 3rd Battalion 265th Air Defense Artillery (ADA) Regiment, from Sarasota, Fla., conducted the LFX Saturday, June 7th in Ft. Stewart, Ga. Avengers provide air and missile defense protection of military forces and critical assets against Limited Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), Limited Unmanned Combat Aerial Vehicles (UCAVs), Fixed Wing and Rotary Wing Aircraft (FW/RW), and has a .50 caliber machine gun to protect against ground forces. Photo by Sgt. Valeria M. Pete
Direct Hit! Florida Soldiers train in Georgia for Air Defense missions
June 10, 2014

Anxiety is thick in the air until…”BOOM!” A direct hit! Soldiers with the Florida Army National Guard’s 3rd Batt ...