Army Recruiting Command

1 Magazine | 53 Articles | 67 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. …

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 …

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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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Todd Kelly Jr. headed to Army All-American Bowl

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WBIR)-- He's a repeat Mr. Football winner and will play for another state championship on Thursday. Webb's Todd Kelly Jr. was …

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 …

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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Combat veteran enters battle to help families in turmoil

HOUSTON (Nov. 25, 2013) -- Court Appointed Special Advocate, or CASA, volunteers help children and families in turmoil. That is why Staff Sgt. …

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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 …

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Hiring Veterans

Military vets make excellent employees, say schools and trucking companies<p>SHARING TOOLS | Print Subscribe<p>Think of all the attributes any qualified …

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Army Eyes New Standards for Women in Combat

The U.S. Army general in charge of training recently wrote about the service's examination of gender neutral standards to open the infantry and other …

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Recruiter Journal - November-December 2013

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New Immigration Hope For Military Dependents, But Enlistment Hurdles Remain

Ivan and Mireya Moya, a couple in San Antonio, benefited from the parole in place policy that was formalized in an official memorandum last …

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U.S. Army recruits take oath at Knott's

By REBECCA KHEEL / ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER<p>Oath of Enlistment<p>"I (your name) do solemnly swear that I will support and defend the Constitution of the …

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Recruiter Loves To Clown Around in Free Time

BECKLEY, W.Va. -- At just over 6 feet tall with broad shoulders and a stern brow, Master Sgt. Daniel R. Lucas can be a little intimidating when he's …

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Sex assaults not scaring off recruits

Rep. Jackie Speier has been telling every academy recruit she meets and their parents the same thing for years — that sexual assault in the military is rampant.<p>But not a single woman she’s talked to has ever changed her mind about joining.<p>“This is a $400,000 scholarship,” said Speier (D-Calif.) of …

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Holt Cat recruiting young Army vets

San Antonio-based Holt Cat said this week it is giving young Army soldiers transitioning to civilian life priority job-interview consideration.<p>The …

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Three-star Army general visits Jersey Village HS

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Soldier for life

You're thinking about getting out of the active-duty Army. Maybe you want to use your GI Bill benefits and go to college. Maybe your spouse has a …

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U.S. Army Looking For Medical Professionals

Major General Allen Batschelet’s bearing betrays his position. Among a group of officers he’s obviously a main dude. He’s responsible for recruitment …

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U.S. Army Partners With Thurgood Marshall College Fund To Expand College Education Opportunities For Urban Students

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Oct. 31, 2013 -- The U.S. Army has renewed its partnership with the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) to help ensure New York …

Portable DRASH surgical center to visit Lebanon Nov. 7-8

LEBANON — The public is invited learn about the Deployable Rapid Assembly Shelter (DRASH) used by the U.S. military as a portable surgical center …

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Army STEM van stops by Chaney

Youngstown<p>Ryan McKinney, Tonneiqua Shade and De’Ondre Walker, all juniors in the engineering program at Chaney’s Science, Technology, Engineering and …