Sgt. William Landrum (left) and Staff Sgt. Cody Espinoza of the Mississippi Army National Guard push through a six-mile ruck march in a downpour during the Region III Best Warrior Competition at Camp Blanding Joint Training Center, Fla., April 15, 2014. The Mississippi Soldiers captured the titles of the Army National Guard's Soldier and NCO of the Year for Region III. Photo by Master Sgt. Thomas Kielbasa
Mississippi captures top honors at Southeastern Best Warrior Competition in Florida
April 17, 2014

Sgt. William Landrum and Staff Sgt. Cody Espinoza from the Mississippi Army National Guard received the titles of Region ...

Tech. Sgt. Danreb Faustino from the Florida Air National Guard's 125th Medical Group prepares a litter to remove a mannequin from a simulated collapsed building during a FL-CERFP External Evaluation at Camp Blanding Joint Training Center, Fla., March 27, 2014. Photo by Master Sgt. Thomas Kielbasa
Florida disaster response team proves ‘best’ during the ‘worst’
April 3, 2014

In late March members of the Florida National Guard joined with local agencies for several days of emergency response tr ...

A Soldier from the Florida National Guard's 1st Battalion, 111th Aviation Regiment, observes fire suppression training from a CH-47 Chinook helicopter at Camp Blanding Joint Training Center, Fla., March 22, 2014. Photo by Master Sgt. Thomas Kielbasa
National Guard readies for wildfire season in Florida
March 27, 2014

With an uncertain wildfire season ahead, the Florida National Guard’s aviation assets are preparing early for any fire ...

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 ...

A member of the Florida National Guard's 3rd Battalion, 20th Special Forces Group, rappels from the roof of Florida's Capitol during the Florida National Guard Day in Tallahassee, Fla., March 11, 2014. Photo by Master Sgt. Thomas Kielbasa
Soldiers and Airmen rally at Capital for ‘Florida National Guard Day’
March 11, 2014

Members of the Florida National Guard took center stage again this year for the annual Florida National Guard Day at the ...

Florida Army National Guard Soldier of the Year competition at Camp Blanding Joint Training Center, Fla., Feb. 20, 2014. Photo by Ching Oettel
Florida Army National Guard selects Soldier and NCO of Year for 2014
March 11, 2014

The 53rd Infantry Brigade captured the titles of Soldier and NCO of the Year for the second straight year, during the Fl ...

Command Sgt. Maj. Enrique Mendez (right) passes the 50th Regional Support Group's guidon to outgoing commander Col. Valeria Gonzalez-Kerr (left) while incoming commander Col. Peter Kaye looks on, during the unit's Change of Command ceremony at Camp Blanding Joint Training Center, Fla., Feb. 8, 2014. Photo by Master Sgt. Thomas Kielbasa
50th Regional Support Group changes command
February 8, 2014

One of the Florida Army National Guard’s largest units welcomed a new commander on Feb. 8 as Col. Peter Kaye officiall ...

Florida Gov. Rick Scott (right) and Adjutant General of Florida Maj. Gen. Emmett Titshaw Jr. (center) present a Governor's Veterans Service Award to a Florida Army National Guard Soldier during the opening of the Florida State Fair in Tampa, Feb. 6, 2014. Gov. Scott and Maj. Gen. Titshaw presented the award to 35 members of the 53rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team and the 164th Air Defense Artillery Brigade during a special cabinet meeting at the State Fairgrounds. Photo by Master Sgt. Thomas Kielbasa
Governor honors 35 citizen-Soldiers during opening of Florida State Fair
February 6, 2014

Soldiers from two of the Florida National Guard’s major units were honored during the opening of the Florida State Fai ...

"Walking The Line" 1st place, pictorial
by Master Sgt. Shelley Gill
Florida scores three first place wins in Air National Guard Media contest
February 4, 2014

Two of the Florida Air National Guard’s top photographers, as well as the official blog of the Adjutant General, plac ...

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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 ...