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Marne BCT last to be deactiviated

The 3rd Infantry Division's Chief of Staff-rear Col. Scott Jackson told Hinesville Rotary Club members Tuesday that the Marne Division's 2nd Armor Brigade Combat Team is the last of the 12 brigade combat teams scheduled to be deactivated by 2017.

July 19, 2013 | By Randy C. Murray | News+Opinion


Soldiers get some R&R in-country

LOGAR PROVINCE, Afghanistan - U.S. service members have been in combat operations in Afghanistan since September 2001 and, along the way, have faced many obstacles and experiences, such as death, separation and physical and mental weariness.

July 15, 2013 | By Staff Sgt. Elvis Umanzor 4th IBCT, 3rd ID Public Affairs Office | News+Opinion


Last of 1st Armor back home

The trail party for the 1st Armor Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division returned Wednesday afternoon to Fort Stewart, where family, friends and fellow soldiers waited eagerly in the hot sun to welcome them home.

July 12, 2013 | By Randy C. Murray Correspondent | News+Opinion


Storm peters out; rain still expected

Tropical Storm Chantal petered out Wednesday night.

July 11, 2013 | Staff report | News+Opinion


3rd ID turns over command in Afghanistan

KANDAHAR AIRFIELD, Afghanistan - After completing a 12-month tour in Southern Afghanistan, Maj. Gen. Robert "Abe" Abrams, 3rd Infantry Division commanding general, handed over command of Regional Command (South) to Maj. Gen. Paul J. LaCamera, the 4th ID commanding general, during a transition of authority ceremony Monday at Kandahar Airfield.

July 08, 2013 | By Sgt. Ashley Bell 102nd Mobile PA | News+Opinion


Last FOB in Uruzgan closed

DEH RAWUD, Afghanistan - Representing a step toward Afghan independence, the deconstruction of the last ISAF-manned Forward Operating Base in Uruzgan province is complete.

July 08, 2013 | By Mark Doran Combined Team Uruzgan | News+Opinion


Attorney brings law to Afghanistan

TARIN KOT, Afghanistan - Afghanistan, with its mosaic of ethnicities hidden within a rugged landscape, requires the firm establishment of the rule of law.

July 08, 2013 | By Mark Doran Combined Team Uruzgan | News+Opinion


Army facing biggest remake in 70 years

The 3rd Infantry Division's 2nd Armor Brigade Combat Team is slated as one of 12 brigade combat teams to be inactivated by 2017, according to William Layer with the Office of the Chief of Public Affairs, Media Relations Division.

July 08, 2013 | By Randy C. Murray Correspondent | News+Opinion


Expert: Aguigui's wife died after violent struggle

A Savannah medical examiner asked to take a second look at the autopsy results of Sgt. Deirdre Aguigui said he determined the 24-year-old, who was about about six months pregnant, died by asphyxiation.

July 03, 2013 | By Randy C. Murray Correspondent | News+Opinion


Soldiers train Afghan army on radios

LOGAR PROVINCE, Afghanistan - U.S. Army soldiers with the 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, also known as Vanguard, recently advised Afghan National Army soldiers on a radio-communication system during a two-week course on Camp Maiwand.

July 02, 2013 | By Sgt. Sarah Bailey 4th IBCT, 3rd ID Public Affairs Office | News+Opinion


Task Force Provider marks corps' birthday

KANDAHAR AIRFIELD, Afghanistan - Task Force Provider soldiers showed support for their fellow comrades June 25 during a ceremony celebrating the U.S. Army Chemical Corps' birthday at Kandahar Airfield in Afghanistan.

July 01, 2013 | By Sgt. Tanjie Patterson 3rd Sustainment Brigade PA | News+Opinion


Hailstorm tests 3rd CAB, supporters

KANDAHAR AIRFIELD, Afghanistan - More than 80 U.S. Army helicopters were damaged in April when a sudden hailstorm hit Kandahar Airfield, where nearly half of Task Force Falcon's helicopters were parked.

June 28, 2013 | Special to Connect | News+Opinion


Stewart losses wouldn't be as bad as others'

The Department of the Army announced Tuesday that it intends to reduce the number of active-duty soldiers by 80,000 by 2017 - and Fort Stewart stands to lose 1,372 soldiers under the plan. The Army will draw down from 570,000 to 490,000 soldiers.

June 26, 2013 | By Danielle Hipps Correspondent | News+Opinion


Family, friends welcome 120 troops home

The first of three main-body redeployments of soldiers assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 7th Infantry Regiment, 1st Armor Brigade Combat Team returned Monday to Fort Stewart. About 120 3rd Infantry Division soldiers came home to cheering family members, friends and fellow soldiers.

June 26, 2013 | By Randy C. Murray Correspondent | News+Opinion


Restructuring will cut 1,300 from Stewart

The Department of the Army announced Tuesday that it intends to reduce the number of active-duty soldiers by 80,000 by 2017 - and Fort Stewart stands to lose 1,300 soldiers under the plan.

June 25, 2013 | By Danielle Hipps Correspondent | News+Opinion


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