Field Report #290, November 15, 2007

U.S. Army All-American Bowl
High school senior football players await their fate as the Army travels the nation to name 84 players for its All-American Bowl, an all-star game held January 5, in San Antonio, Texas.

The Army announced the first dramatic change to the active-duty enlisted promotions system since the Vietnam era.

Some great tips to prepare for basic training and get the most out of your meals once you’re there.

Veterans Day was originally created to commemorate the coming of peace. It marked the armistice of the First World War, when the guns fell silent on the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month. We now set aside November 11th to pay tribute to Americans who have fought and sacrificed not only in that conflict, but in every other, past and present.

Veterans' Adventure Trip
Five days after their adventure began, seven injured veterans packed up with the satisfaction of knowing they'd done what they set out to do: conquer sand, sea and the cloud of mosquitoes that seemed to follow them everywhere.

Master Gunner Course
The Master Gunner Course held at Fort Knox's Armor School is a two phased course that prepares mid-grade NCOs to serve as the gunnery and technical advisors for commanders at the company level and above.

The Financial Institution Of the Future
Not banking online? You’re throwing time and money out the window.

WSYX ABC Columbus - (WSYX)
Nov. 12, 2007. 05:25 PM EST
World War II veteran gets the recognition he earned for more than 60 years.

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