The USAG Daegu Directorate of Emergency Services' Fire and Emergency Services Division received the 2018 Department of Defense Fire Prevention Program of the Year Award for the U.S. Army for outstanding performance.
During the formal, black-tie gala, known as the USO Six Star Service Salute, the Garrison Command Sergeant Major of USAG Yongsan – Casey reminisced about his time at this same event twenty-two years earlier.
After winning the U.S. Army Pacific Command Exceptional Organization Safety Award two years in a row, U.S. Army Garrison Daegu has been awarded the Exceptional Organization Safety Award by the Department of the Army.
United Airlines' MileagePlus loyalty program was crowned Favorite Frequent-Flyer Program for the fourth time by the Trazee Awards. The United Explorer Card from Chase was also awarded the Favorite Credit Card among voters for the second consecutive year.
The Directorate of Public Works Hero of the Week is Mr. Robert Zimmerman.
He demonstrated attention to detail and went above and beyond during the Red Cloud facility closure ensuring mission success. Mr. Zimmerman’s efforts reflects greatly on himself, the Directorate of Public Works and the USAG Yongsan-Casey.
It was April Fools' Day when Sgt. 1st Class Brian Wharton received news he couldn't believe. Through fragmented texts exchanged during a flight across the Pacific Ocean, Wharton discovered that he had been named the Equal Opportunity Advisor (EOA) of the Year for U.S. Army Medical Command.
"Be 100 percent yourself. Don’t try to be anyone else." Those were the words of advice that Janasia Underwood, then a junior at Chesapeake's Western Branch High School and the 2018 South East Regional Military Youth of the Year by the Boys & Girls Clubs of America promoted to her peers almost a year ago.
Troops and their families are wondering when they will get a taste of the fast-food chicken sandwich that last month launched the “chicken sandwich wars” on social media and drew mouth-watering reviews.