Army Recruiting Command

1 Magazine | 53 Articles | 63 Followers | @ArmyRecruiting | The U.S. Army Recruiting Command, located at Fort Knox, Ky., is responsible for manning both the active Army and the Army Reserve, ensuring security and readiness for our Nation. Recruiting operations are conducted throughout the United States, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, Guam, American Samoa, and at U.S. facilities in Germany and Asia.

She lost 110 pounds to join the Army

The phone call was short, and not at all sweet.<p>"Do you weigh more than 160 pounds?" the voice on the other end asked Karyna Douglass.<p>"Yeah, I know I do," she replied.<p>And that was it. Douglass' call to the local Navy recruiting center lasted less than five minutes.<p>"I felt horrible," she remembers. …

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Military recruitment stable despite draw down

As a new year approaches, local military recruitment officials are discussing the benefits of enlisting and how recruitment has been nationally and …

Military family gets holiday surprise

BROOKLYN - Staff Sgt. Michael Trantham and his family had no idea Christmas was coming early for them this year.<p>The Louisiana father of four who …

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Techies, Uncle Sam wants you for the U.S. Army

Can you provide a computerized system that automatically performs name comparisons and also can detect relationships with other names?<p>Can you design a platform that accesses the news media from anywhere in the world, mines it for files of interest and then provides real-time operational data from …

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Mission complete: 100 pounds gone, U.S. Army here she comes

BEAVERTON, OR (KPTV) -<p>Karyna Douglass is on a mission. She dreamed of joining the army, but when she found out she didn't meet the weight …

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TMC Transportation partners with U.S. Army in recruiting program

Posted in Blog on November 14, 2013<p><i>by TMC Transportation</i> | Guest Blogger<p><b>Des Moines, Iowa– Representatives of the U.S. Army and TMC Transportation</b> …

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Study finds student veterans thriving in higher education

A recently released study which included veterans at Texas A&M has found that service men and women are thriving in higher education.<p>The study …