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Army: About those COVID discharges..

| November 19, 2023 | 36 Comments
Army: About those COVID discharges..

Has anyone noticed the Uniformed Services are having difficulties reaching enlistment goals? Not so long ago a lot of people were let go for refusing the COVID vaccine mandated by the Biden Administration. It seems Big Army may want theirs to come back into the fold. Army Scrambling to Get Back Soldiers It Kicked Out […]

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Army Recruiting Woes Redux

| November 7, 2023 | 57 Comments
Army Recruiting Woes Redux

Big Army has a big recruiter problem as we reported here: Career Enhancing Opportunity! Some of those annoying details have come to light in the interim. It’s not just the shrinking pool of eligible candidates, the number of recruiters has also dropped forcing Army to Do Something. Inside the Army’s Mad Dash for Recruiters After […]

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Career Enhancing Opportunity!

| November 2, 2023 | 52 Comments
Career Enhancing Opportunity!

BOHICA! Army apologizes for sending soldiers ‘last-minute’ recruiting orders Those who attend can receive accelerated promotions and cash bonuses. By Davis Winkie Throughout the week, noncommissioned officers across the Army have received notices through their branch managers and other officials that the service needs more recruiting NCOs — and it needs them fast. According to […]

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Travis King Charged with Eight Counts

| October 20, 2023 | 44 Comments
Travis King Charged with Eight Counts

Accused of Desertion Travis King charged with desertion for crossing into North Korea Story by Jordan Freiman Travis King, the U.S. soldier who crossed into North Korea from South Korea earlier this year, has been charged by the Army with several crimes, including desertion, assaulting other soldiers and officers, and soliciting and possessing child pornography, […]

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Trouble in Tuberville ?

| July 28, 2023 | 49 Comments
Trouble in Tuberville ?

  Tommy Tuberville has been making some headlines because he has been holding up the promotions of many military General Grade Officers.  He believes there are too many high ranking military members on active duty. The United States Marine Corps is currently without a Commandant. Senator Tuberville also objects to the military paying for abortions […]

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Super Size That? Fast Food Jobs Bad For Recruiting

| June 23, 2023 | 47 Comments
Super Size That? Fast Food Jobs Bad For Recruiting

Be All You Can Be! Recruiting is and has been down across the Service Branches. Secretary of the Army Christine Wormuth has blamed negative media coverage for exacerbating its recruiting slump. She mentioned stories about mental health issues some soldiers face and seemingly rampant sexual assaults across the entire military. A memo penned by her […]

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Fort Polk officially Fort Johnson

| June 14, 2023 | 51 Comments
Fort Polk officially Fort Johnson

As of yesterday, Fort Polk was officially renamed Fort Johnson, after Sergeant William Henry Johnson. Johnson was an African-American who enlisted into the Army during World War I. He was assigned with a French unit and fought even when he ran out of rounds. He was posthumously awarded both the Purple Heart and the Medal […]

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Big Army tells Army aviators that they have to serve another three years

| May 1, 2023 | 45 Comments
Big Army tells Army aviators that they have to serve another three years

Many Army aviators were making plans for what they thought was going to be the end of the military chapter of their lives. They looked forward to the new chapter in their lives with positive anticipation. However, after the Army reviewed some “technicalities” involving these contracts, they concluded that having aviators serve the additional three […]

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