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James Wing is a proud Rakkasan veteran who experienced many highs and lows in his military career. After leaving the Army, Wing eventually found a great career as an over the road truck driver for Walmart Distribution Center in Hopkinsville and will soon achieve another dream by serving as a…

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With the drawn-out call of a conch shell, drumbeats began and dancers from the Aztec Tribal Dance Group came on to the stage, Nov. 20, at Wilson Theater.

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Bastogne Soldiers of the 101st Airborne Division’s 1st Brigade Combat Team bade farewell to Col. Derek Thomson and welcomed Col. Robert Born Nov. 22 during a change of command ceremony.

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The large granite monument has been moved, sidewalks are in and the final touches are being made as work on the new Task Force 3-502nd Memorial Park nears completion, a month ahead of the 34th anniversary of a crash that remains the one of the worst peacetime air tragedies in United States m…

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The 1st Battalion, 320th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), recently assessed the battalion’s combat readiness and Soldiers’ ability to operate for 72-to-96 hours under extreme conditions.

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Fort Campbell’s military working dogs don’t go home with their handlers at night, but they get to go lots of other places – from patrolling post in police cars, to flying in helicopters and exploring different countries while keeping their Soldiers safe.

Soldiers assigned to 716th Military Police Battalion were hard at work setting up perimeters, pulling security and conducting training drills, Nov. 6, during their field exercise at Range 65.

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Sixty Red Currahee Soldiers began a recent weekend by running up Currahee Mountain, known for its distance, 3 miles up and 3 miles down.

The Austin Peay State University Governors softball team worked out with members of 5th Special Forces Group (Airborne), but the hardest part of their day was learning about Green Berets they will represent in their upcoming season.

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More than 300 Soldiers assigned to the 531st Hospital Center, whose motto is “To Preserve Life,” received notice Oct 18 to deploy to support the National Training Center at Fort Irwin, California, in less than a week’s time.

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First Sergeant John Guerrero, 526th Brigade Support Battalion, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), recently spent time reflecting on his Hispanic heritage and how it has shaped his Family and his service to the nation.

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On his way from Hopkinsville to physical training at Fort Campbell one early July morning, Sgt. Maxim Perry, A Co., 1st Battalion, 187th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), noticed flashing lights up the road.

Six hours of game time in the hot sun may have played a key role in the flag football champ’s crushing 29-point-victory during the Legion’s 58th anniversary celebration.

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Building and supporting meaningful relationships with the local veteran community is an integral part of community outreach for Bastogne Brigade Soldiers.