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Montana National Guard hosts Best Warrior Competition

| September 21, 2020 | 7 Comments
Montana National Guard hosts Best Warrior Competition

From the article; Every year the Montana National Guard hosts their Best Warrior Competition where soldiers from all around the state compete in various events to test their skills. Chief Master Sergeant Tim Zumbrun said this competition is unique because it’s a showcase of the Montana National Guard’s best. “This is an opportunity for soldiers […]

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Report: Feds considered using ‘heat ray’ on DC protesters

| September 19, 2020 | 30 Comments
Report: Feds considered using ‘heat ray’ on DC protesters

I’m not sure why this requires a “whistleblower” nor why it surprises people. I’ve been around when plans are made for these events. Nothing is off the table. Lots of ideas are spit-balled and dismissed. Better to bring an idea up and have it shot down than to have never considered an available option. Thus […]

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Trump Presents Distinguished Flying Cross to 7 Guardsmen

| September 17, 2020 | 16 Comments
Trump Presents Distinguished Flying Cross to 7 Guardsmen

President Trump honored seven members of California’s National Guard with the Distinguished Flying Cross, Sept. 14, 2020. Eggs sends. …for Wildfire Rescues By Bing Xiao President Donald Trump awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross on Monday to two California Army National Guard aircrews who flew repeatedly into a raging wildfire in two separate endeavors to rescue […]

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The National Guard team that rescued hundreds trapped by the Creek Fire

| September 11, 2020 | 24 Comments
The National Guard team that rescued hundreds trapped by the Creek Fire

The National Guard team that rescued hundreds of people trapped by the Creek Fire over the weekend discussed the life-saving mission’s tense moments. Crews of the CH-47 Chinook and UH-60 Black Hawk said they took women and children out first as the flames continued to burn closer to the Mammoth Pool Reservoir in the Sierra […]

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National Guard soldier helps deliver baby on the side of the road, finds an adoptive family

| July 31, 2020 | 22 Comments
National Guard soldier helps deliver baby on the side of the road, finds an adoptive family

U.S. Army Sgt. Leann Roggensack, a cannon crewmember assigned to Battle Group Poland, is awarded an Army Commendation Medal, by U.S. Army Lt. Col. Donny Hebel, Commander of Battle Group Poland, for her outstanding military professionalism and performance, at Bemowo Piskie Training Area, Poland, Dec. 28, 2018. (Sgt. Sarah Kirby/Army) A good news story brought […]

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Georgia Governor Calls Up National Guard,

| July 7, 2020 | 31 Comments
Georgia Governor Calls Up National Guard,

Governor Brian Kemp (R-Ga) Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp on Monday declared a state of emergency and activated as many as 1,000 National Guard members. Kemp, a Republican, said the executive order follows “weeks of dramatically increased violent crime and property destruction in the City of Atlanta.” The governor’s statement says more than 30 Georgians were […]

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Head of MN National Guard-BLM a Humanitarian Statement

| June 22, 2020 | 35 Comments
Head of MN National Guard-BLM a Humanitarian Statement

The head of the Minnesota National Guard said that he felt connected to George Floyd. This is based on what the Minnesota National Guard was asked to do in relation to the protests and riots. He explains the bit about Soldiers taking a knee. They were not making a political statement. Instead, they were recognizing […]

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National Guard Kicked Out of a DC hotel

| June 6, 2020 | 29 Comments
National Guard Kicked Out of a DC hotel

An Army National Guard unit returned to the hotel that they were staying in. They received the news. They had to pack their gear and check out of the hotel. They just come back from a mission involving crowd control. The city has been holding those rooms for National Guard… Serving in support of coronavirus […]

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