In this week's issue: June 21, 2018
Hiring Our Heroes
Summit builds career skills for transitioning troops
Fort Jackson and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce pulled out all the stops to help service members get the best chance at finding jobs once they hang up their uniforms.
Junior leaders gain confidence at fort Jackson challenge
An estimated 776 rising sophomore and Senior Junior ROTC cadets from more than 50 surrounding high schools occupied the Combat Basic Training quarters of 2nd Battalion 13th Infantry Regiment for the first cycle of the annual Junior Cadet Leadership Challenge June 10 – 16.
‘One of the finest officers’ takes 193rd helm
The ceremony wasn’t just to pass the torch from one commander to another, but also to “recognize the 193rd Infantry Brigade – a decisive formation in this purposeful mission,” the post’s senior commander said June 15. Maj. Gen. Pete Johnson, Fort Jackson commander, spoke June 15 at the brigade’s change of command ceremony on Victory Field, where Col. John C. White took command of the unit from Col. Michael Katona.