New program to help you through exercise, nutrition, weight control, even stress reduction. Try it out.
At WHFRTC! The Weaponcraft Instructor program trains individual Soldiers as unit level subject matter experts in close quarters battle tactics, techniques and procedures to field a lethal, competent, tactically sound force in support of state and federal missions.
The Barbasol Championship tees off this week in Nicholasville. Military and First Responders receive FREE admission for the 1st Round on Thursday, July 19.
New faces of the KYNG - Spc. Tiffany Flippo just completed Basic Training and AIT. She is with the 149th Maneuver Enhancement Brigade. "I joined the Guard because I wanted to show that I am better than what I think I am. I thought all I could do was work fast food and live my day mediocre like everyone else. So, I joined and completed everything and here I am today with my Unit patch and I am happy as ever." #knowyourmil
AXE Camp looks like a program we can keep. Great job to all the Cadre and Soldiers who participated.
Congrats today to newly promoted CPT Marlon Jones! He has served as MG Hogan’s aide for the last year.
Soldiers with Morgan's Men demonstrate what The National Guard is capable of quickly and accurately. With a big thanks to the 437th Airlift Wing
Today we cut the ribbon on the Boone Center Fitness Facility in Frankfort. A state-of-the-art gym for Guardsmen to remain fit. Physical fitness is the cornerstone of readiness.
Heard the news today? It’s official, the APFT will be changing. Prepare yourself.
Changes to Tuition Assistance. See how this affects you.
Happy birthday to the U.S. Army Warrant Officer Corps. On this date in 1918, the first warrant officers were assigned in the Army.
Chef Rush's message is too important not to hear - Now get down and give me 22 pushups! (a few shy of Chef's regiment)
New faces of the KYNG - Pvt. Keeghan Harrell just completed Basic Training and AIT. He is with the 149th Maneuver Enhancement Brigade. "I joined the Guard because it did a lot for my family when I was growing up. My father was in it, so I figured I wanted to do the same for my family. Plus, It is just something I have wanted to do, it's been a dream and an honor now to get to do it." #knowyourmil
Some of our Airmen celebrated the 4th in the best fashion, by returning home from deployment. Welcome home!
Happy Independence Day from our Soldiers of the 101st Main Command Post - Operational Detachment currently serving with the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) in Afghanistan.
Did you know? The second attack on Boonesborough in 1777, George Rogers Clark's capture of Kaskaskia in 1778 and the Civil War battle of Tebb's Bend all occurred on July 4? Here's some more military history from July.
Maj. Gen. Hogan joined the current and former State Command Chief Warrant Officers in cutting the cake to honor the 100th birthday of the Warrant Officer Corps. Happy birthday to all the quiet professionals out there!
TODAY! Lt. Col. Tom Roach is promoted to colonel by his family during a ceremony in Frankfort. Roach currently commands the 101st Main Command Post, Operational Detachment KY MCPOD. Congrats sir!
#HonorThem Sgt. Ryan Jay Montgomery, of Greensburg, Ky., was killed July 3, 2005 in Iraq when his HUMVEE encountered an IED while returning from a convoy escort mission near Baghdad. At the time of his death, Montgomery was assigned to Bravo Battery, 1st Battalion 623rd Field Artillery, based in Campbellsville.
KY’s own, rubbing elbows with NATO, showing what a fully capable HIMARS unit can do. Great job Morgan's Men.
Happy Independence Day to our State Partner Djibouti! They celebrate big!