HHB 164th ADA conducts first unit-wide Active Shooter Exercise
November 20, 2014

Doors slammed, Soldiers ran and anxiety was thick in the air at the Headquarters and Headquarters Battery (HHB) 164th Ai ...

Master Sgt. Jesus Beluja. Courtesy photo
50th RSG’s Baluja retires after more than 35 years of military service
November 20, 2014

It was both a festive and somber occasion when the men and women of Headquarters, 50th Regional Support Group, gathered ...

Florida Selective Service Board Member James W. Raymond (left) was recognized for 20 years of dedicated service to the Selective Service System on Nov. 18. The award from presented by Lt. Col. Vernon Dohmann. Photo by A.J. Artley
Selective Service Board member honored for 20 years of service
November 20, 2014

On Nov. 18, Florida Selective Service Board Member James W. Raymond was recognized for 20 years of dedicated service to ...

An F-15 from the Florida Air National Guard's 125th Fighter Wing, Sept. 10, 2014. Photo by Master Sgt. Thomas Kielbasa
Florida Air Guard re-org to bring five geographically separated units under 125th Fighter Wing
November 20, 2014

Five Florida Air National Guard units are being reorganized in November to fall under the purview of the 125th Fighter W ...

Lt. Col. Teresa Frank and Chief Master Sgt. Steven James of the Florida National Guard (center) join Adjutant General of Florida Maj. Gen. Emmett Titshaw, St. Johns County Commisioners, and other dignitaries in accepting the “Stewards of Heritage Preservation Award” on Nov. 18 in St. Augustine. Photo by Debra Cox
Florida Guardsmen receive accolades for historic cemetery preservation
November 19, 2014

The Florida National Guard was honored recently for its members’ efforts to clean up and restore one of Florida’s ol ...

930th commander Perry promoted to colonel
November 19, 2014

The Regional Training Facility auditorium at Camp Blanding was packed with officers from the units of the 50th Regional ...

Jan. 1964 FL Guardsman
Florida National Guard History: President Kennedy visited Florida Armory in November 1963
November 14, 2014

Nearly 51 years ago this month President John F. Kennedy was assassinated during a visit to Dallas, but just four days b ...

FLNG members cycle for cancer research, promote healthy lifestyle
November 12, 2014

Members of the Florida National Guard are working to establish a cycling club to promote healthy lifestyle, assist those ...

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Brittney Adams covers the intake of a 125th Fighter Wing, 159th Fighter Squadron F-15 Eagle after daily operations during exercise Vigilant Shield on 5 Wing Goose Bay, Canada, Oct. 25, 2014. The Vigilant Shield field training exercise is a bi-national NORAD Command exercise which provides realistic training and practice for American and Canadian forces in support of respective national strategy for North America’s defense. NORAD ensures U.S. and Canadian air sovereignty through a network of alert fighters, tankers, airborne early warning aircraft, and ground-based air defense assets cued by interagency and defense surveillance radars. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Troy Anderson / RELEASED)
Air National Guard participates in a bi-national NORAD exercise
November 2, 2014

Approximately 115 Air National Guardsmen of the 125th Fighter Wing, Jacksonville, Fla. and the 101st Air Refueling Wing, ...

First Sergeant William E. Riley with the 164th Air Defense Artillery (ADA) Brigade (BDE), in Orlando, Fla., visits students from Renaissance Charter School, in Orlando, Fla., Thursday, Oct. 30 to talk to them about drug and substance abuse in support of Red Ribbon Week. The Army participates in Red Ribbon Week annual, which is part of the annual Red Ribbon Campaign, in support of the prevention of drug and substance abuse. Photo by Staff Sgt. Valeria M. Pete
164th ADA brings positive messages to students for Red Ribbon campaign
November 2, 2014

Students from Renaissance Charter School in Orlando looked up from their workbooks in amazement as they saw two Soldiers ...