Florida National Guard State Family Programs bicycle give-away at Camp Blanding Joint Training Center, Fla., Oct. 16, 2014. Photo by Master Sgt. Thomas Kielbasa
Military children receive bicycles from recent donation
October 17, 2014

Some children of military families are cycling in style this month after receiving new bicycles donated to the Florida N ...

Soldiers from the Florida Army National Guard pose at the Army Ten Miler race on Oct. 12, 2014. (L to R: Chief Warrant Officer Jesus Hunter w/Ana Hunter; 2nd Lt. Gabriela Ryan; Capt. Lee Odell; Capt. Adrian Smith; Spc. James Palmer; Maj. Terry Giles; Capt. Derek Boucher; Capt. Jamire Austin; Spc. Christopher Miller; 1st Lt. Sam Roberts). Courtesy photo
Florida Army National Guard team takes part in Army Ten Miler
October 17, 2014

The Florida Army National Guard (FLARNG) FLARNG had a tremendous turnout recently in Washington D.C. to compete in the 3 ...

44th Civil Support Team's Senior Airman Harold Hughes. Photo by Master Sgt. Thomas Kielbasa
Florida Guardsman honors fallen ‘brother’ with service on civil support team
October 16, 2014

While Florida’s civil support community has refused to forget their fallen comrades, one Airman is actually rememberin ...

Sgt. 1st Class Shaun Ausborn of the Florida Army National Guard’s D Battery, 3rd Battalion, 265th Air Defense Artillery Regiment, shows where he hopes to create a sustainable community fruit and vegetable garden on the acre of land adjacent to his unit’s motor pool on 13th Avenue East in Bradenton, Fla. Photo by Master Sgt. Thomas Kielbasa
Bradenton Soldier hopes to grow support for community garden near armory
October 16, 2014

If Sgt. 1st Class Shaun Ausborn has his way, the small, unused grassy area behind the National Guard armory in Bradenton ...

Airmen from the Florida Air National Guard's 159th Weather Flight take part in a training exercise at Camp Blanding Joint Training Center, Oct. 4, 2014. Photo by Master Sgt. Thomas Kielbasa
Weather specialists collaborate with Cyber Transport for field weather forecast
October 7, 2014

Florida Air National Guardsmen joined forces to forecast field weather conditions during a field training exercise Oct. ...

Florida Air National Guard Airmen take part in the 202nd RED HORSE Squadron equipment parade during the unit's family day at Camp Blanding Joint Training Center, Oct. 4, 2014. Photo by Master Sgt. Thomas Kielbasa
RED HORSE saddles up for large ‘short’ parade at Camp Blanding
October 6, 2014

The Florida Air National Guard’s premier heavy engineering unit held what might have been one of the largest “shorte ...

Florida National Guard and Department of Military Affairs members who attended a specialized course designed to heighten awareness of “diversity and inclusion knowledge and skills” during training at Camp Blanding Joint Training Center (CBJTC). Courtesy photo
Diversity trainers graduate from Camp Blanding course
October 3, 2014

STARKE, Fla. (Oct. 3, 2014) – Thirty Florida National Guard and Department of Military Affairs members graduated last ...

Airmen from the 125th Fighter Wing’s Civil Engineering Squadron pose in front of their firetruck while taking part in the Triennial Airport Disaster Exercise held at Jacksonville International Airport (JIA) on Oct. 1, 2014. Photo by Master Sgt. Jaclyn Lyons
Florida Guard Airmen take part in disaster response drill at JIA
October 2, 2014

By Master Sgt. Thomas Kielbasa Florida National Guard Public Affairs JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (Oct. 2, 2014) – The Florida A ...

Brig. Gen. James Eifert (left) congratulates an Airman who graduated from the Battlefield Weather Initial Qualification Training (BWIQT) Course during a ceremony at Camp Blanding Joint Training Center, Sept. 27, 2014. Photo by Master Sgt. Thomas Kielbasa
Sixteen Airmen graduate from final Army-focused ‘Battlefield Weather’ course in Florida
September 30, 2014

By Master Sgt. Thomas Kielbasa Florida National Guard Public Affairs STARKE, Fla. (Sept. 27, 2014) – A multi-service c ...

Col. John Ferry selected as commander of 601st AOC
September 30, 2014

TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. (Sept. 30, 2014) – Col. John Ferry has been selected as the new commander of the 601st Ai ...