(From left to right) Lt. Col Betsy Evans, 2nd Lt. Ludmila Pereira, Sgt. Roshawn Siggal, Spc. Tanisha Hall-Anderson, Sgt. 1st Class Norticia Everett and Command Sgt. Maj. Virgil L. Robinson stand together after an awards ceremony recognizing Pereira, Siggal, Hall-Anderson and Everett for their selfless service after responding to a civilian car accident at the Armed Forces Reserve Center, Pinellas Park, Fla April 18, 2015. (Photo by Sgt. Melissa Johnson)
Soldiers recognized for selfless service when responding to civilian car accident
April 23, 2015

Soldiers from Company B, 53rd Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 53rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, were recognized durin ...

Swarts takes command of 927th CSSB
April 20, 2015

The 927th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion (CSSB) welcomed its new commander this past weekend. Lt. Col. Kevin B. C ...

Florida Guard Signal Soldiers upgrade communication assets
April 17, 2015

The 146th Expeditionary Signal Battalion started its third upgrade of the Warfighter Information Network – Tactical (W ...

(Left to right) Mike Lucio, hiring manager, Home Depot, St. Augustine, Fla.; Mark Reynolds, U.S. Marine veteran and delivery clerk, Home Depot; and Roger Jarriel, Skyline Transition Assistant Advisor, Florida. Courtesy photo
Florida TAA help to get Marine vet off the streets
April 17, 2015

Direction. Benefits. Compassion.’ is the TAA program’s motto, and one Transition Assistant Advisor recently showed c ...

Lt. Col. Ricardo Roig selected as the Executive Officer, 50th Regional Support Group
April 16, 2015

Col. Peter S. Kaye, the commander of the 50th Regional Support Group, is pleased to announce that Lt. Col. Ricardo Roig ...

Albert "Ed" Lewis, a former Florida National Guard Soldier, holds challenge coins presented to him by members of the 164th Air Defense Artillery Brigade and a photo of Soldiers from 1st Battalion, 265th Air Defense Artillery Regiment, April 10, 2015, in Ormond Beach, Fla. Lewis, 80, served in the predecessor unit to the 265th  - the 148th Anti-Aircraft Artillery - in the 1950s. The Soldiers in the photo are currently preparing for a deployment to Afghanistan. Photo by Master Sgt. Thomas Kielbasa
Florida’s 1-265th ADA honors former Guardsman and ‘air defender’
April 16, 2015

A deployed Florida Army National Guard air defense unit recently honored an Ormond Beach man who served as a Guardsman m ...

The Florida National Guard's 779th Engineer Battalion supporting Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Courtesy photo
779th Engineer Battalion signs pledge of support during Sexual Assault Awareness Month
April 15, 2015

“Do Right, Fear Nothing” is the time honored motto within the 779th Engineer Battalion and is proudly reinforced by ...

West Point admissions experts to present information meeting at Camp Blanding
April 14, 2015

If you have ever considered attending one of the most elite military academies in the United States, you will soon have ...

Florida National Guard Soldiers from the Lake City-based A Company, 53rd Brigade Special Troops Battalion, board a C-130 transport plane at Cecil Commerce Center for JRTC on April 9, 2015. Photo by Master Sgt. Thomas Kielbasa
53rd Soldiers depart for OPFOR mission at Ft. Polk
April 9, 2015

A group of Florida Army National Guard Soldiers left April 9 for a month-long exercise in Louisiana where they will help ...

Nominations Open for 2015 Class of the Florida Veterans’ Hall of Fame
April 7, 2015

The Florida Veterans’ Hall of Fame Council is currently accepting nominations for the third annual class of inductees ...