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Connolly inducted into the Georgia Military Veterans’ Hall of Fame

Sgt. Maj. of the Army William A. Connelly, USA, Ret., from Monticello, Ga., was inducted into the Georgia Military Veterans’ Hall of Fame in Columbus, Nov. 22, as a member of the 2013 inaugural class for his extraordinary achievements and his service to the nation.


Dunwoody elected to Association’s Council of Trustees

The Association of the United States Army’s Council of Trustees elected Gen. Ann E. Dunwoody, USA, Ret., as a new member of the Association’s council.


House and Senate negotiating crucial DoD funding legislation

Yet again I must report that defense appropriations legislation remains incomplete more than two months after the beginning of the new fiscal year.


Much needed sequestration relief is coming

AUSA on the Hill. AUSA’s vice president for education, Lt. Gen. Guy Swan, USA, Ret., and the director of government affairs, Bill Loper, represented AUSA at a military association roundtable hosted by House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi to discuss issues important to the associations.


New ROTC curriculum, training dubbed ‘Bold Transformation’

When Maj. Gen. Jefforey Smith observed ROTC training after taking over the U.S Army Cadet Command in April 2012, he was surprised it had changed little in 30 years.