In this week's issue: July 21, 2016
Reception is every Soldier’s introduction to the Army
A drill sergeant is the first thing recruits stepping off the bus at Fort Jackson for training see when they arrive at the 120th Adjutant General Battalion (Reception). The shock soon-to-be Soldiers initially face after stepping off the bus is the initial catalyst for transforming them from civilians into Soldiers.
Bright smiles, brighter futures
Students graduate Red Cross dental program
Friends, Family and dental providers gathered last week at the Joe E. Mann Center to celebrate the achievements of eight new dental assistants during a graduation ceremony.
High school students tackle Victory Tower
About 50 rising 10th and 11th grade girls from Columbia College’s Summer Leadership Institute traveled to Fort Jackson’s Victory Tower July 14 to help build up confidence in themselves.
Marksmanship fundamentals key
Soldiers in basic combat training with Bravo Company, 2nd Battalion, 60th Infantry Regiment braved the stifling summer heat on July 14 to work on the fundamentals of marksmanship on the zero range.