Post Tagged with: "Tennessee National Guard"

More Guardsmen Prepare for Deployment

More Guardsmen Prepare for Deployment

August 8, 2012 at 6:54 pm

A group of Tennessee National Guardsmen based in Tullahoma are preparing to leave for Afghanistan.

Defense Agency Sponsors Job Fair for Veterans

July 13, 2012 at 7:42 am

According to a recent survey, companies admit military-related skills are good for their bottom line, yet the unemployment rate of veterans is above the national rate of 8-percent.

Iraq Withdrawal Has Little Impact on Tennessee National Guard

October 21, 2011 at 12:54 pm

President Obama announced today that US troops will be coming home from Iraq by year’s end, but the news has little bearing for Tennessee’s National Guard troops serving there.

278th Will Soon Be All Home

August 6, 2010 at 5:40 pm

The last units of the 278th Armored Cavalry Regiment are on their way home. Officials with the Tennessee National Guard say about 300 troops from Lebanon, Columbia, Smyrna and Knoxville are scheduled to arrive at the Guard’s training site in Smyrna on Monday.

National Guardsmen Home for the Holiday

July 1, 2010 at 5:25 pm

About 250 soldiers will return home to Tennessee just in time for Independence Day.

278th Heads to Iraq

February 4, 2010 at 7:03 pm

More than three-thousand Tennessee National Guardsmen are ready to leave for Iraq.

Fallen Soldiers March in its Fifth Year

Fallen Soldiers March in its Fifth Year

August 20, 2009 at 4:47 pm

Soldiers and civilians will march together through Lebanon Friday afternoon in memory of Tennessee guardsmen who’ve died in the line of duty.