Field Report # 334 Sep 15, 2009

Be Prepared for Basic Training
Arm yourself with knowledge before you leave for basic training. Much of what you learn in basic training can be mastered at home before you even see a Drill Sergeant.

AAFES takes Message 'To The Streets'
The Army and Air Force Exchange Service is hitting the road with a message that says the Army cares.

Military Children's Education Issues
Of the 1.2 million military children, only about 85,000 attend Defense Department schools. The rest attend public schools - where their nonmilitary schoolmates often don't understand or relate to their lifestyle and the difficulties they face, and staffs too often aren't equipped to offer the support they need.

Soldier Appears on T.V. Game Show
When a Fort Campbell 3rd Brigade Combat Team Soldier went to Nashville to audition for the game show, "Who Wants to be a Millionaire" he never expected to make it all the way to the hot seat in New York.

Estate Plan Protects You and Your Loved Ones
There is a common misperception that only wealthy people need an estate plan.

Fort Bragg Couple Tackles Army Life
Deny and Catilina Caballero got married in April. By summer's end, both would be deploying to Iraq, separated by hundreds of square miles of baking sand, blast walls of their forward operating bases, and the commitment of the mission.

  • Afghanistan's Opium Trade Failing
  • 70% Of Young People Unfit to Enlist
  • US Army Accidently Grows Marijuana
  • We Remember 9/11
  • Lesbian Deserter Heads For Canada

  • BCT Mail Questions
  • New Army Mom
  • BAH And Child Support?
  • Can I Get Fired From My Job For BCT ?
  • Words Of Advice For BCT
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