Sept. 14, 2018
South Carolina National Guard in Position, Ready to Respond to Hurricane Florence
Approximately 2,000 South Carolina National Guard Soldiers and Airmen were activated and are currently emplaced throughout the Palmetto state Sept. 11, 2018 in preparation for landfall of Hurricane Florence.
South Carolina National Guard prepares to assist during, after Hurricane Florence
COLUMBIA, S.C. -- As South Carolina residents and emergency responders prepare for Hurricane Florence, the South Carolina National Guard has mobilized approximately 1,600 Soldiers and Airmen to prepare, respond and participate in advance of this major hurricane projected to make landfall near the Carolinas and the east coast. .
Aug. 29, 2018
SCARNG Citizen Soldier Gives Back as Veteran Advocate
U.S. Army Capt. Bryan Suhr, a future operations-logistics planner for Joint Forces Headquarters, South Carolina Army National Guard, wanted to give back to the country that provided a wealth of opportunities for his parents when they immigrated from Korea.
Farley assumes command of the South Carolina National Guard's McCrady Training Center
EASTOVER, S.C.— U.S. Army Lt. Col. Greg Farley assumed command of the South Carolina National Guard’s McCrady Training Center during an August 19 ceremony at Eastover, S.C.
218th MEB Brigade Changes Leadership
CHARLESTON, S.C.— U.S. Army Col. Robert Carruthers turned over command of the South Carolina National Guard’s 218th Maneuver Enhancement Brigade to U.S. Army Col. Robin Stilwell during a change of command ceremony at the home of the Washington Light Infantry, Charleston, South Carolina, August 18, 2018.
Aug. 13, 2018
South Carolina National Guard Air Defenders finish Security Plus
BARTON BARRACKS, ANSBACH, GERMANY – Members of the 678th Air Defense Artillery Brigade (ADA BDE), South Carolina Army National Guard, headquartered in Eastover, South Carolina, completed the military Security Plus course, which will allow these soldiers to become subject matter experts on cyber security, IT fundamentals and other related hardware/software issues, Barton Barracks, Germany, July 16 - 27, 2018.
South Carolina National Guard recognized as an Army Community of Excellence
COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA – U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Robert E. Livingston, Jr., the Adjutant General for South Carolina, was presented the “Army Communities of Excellence Award (ACOE), Silver, 2018” by the Strategic Plans and Programs Directorate at The Adjutant General’s building on July 25, 2018.
July 25, 2018
South Carolina Army National Guard Soldiers run 24 miles to honor a fallen friend, local hero
EASTOVER, SOUTH CAROLINA – South Carolina Army National Guard Soldiers participated in a 24-mile memorial run titled, “Jog with Judge” in honor of Sgt. 1st Class Charles A. Judge, Jr., on July 24, 2018 at McCrady Training Center.Judge passed away two years ago on July 24, 2016, after coming to the aid of an individual outside a restaurant near Lake
July 12, 2018
South Carolina Army National Guard preparing for training exercise in Texas
The South Carolina Army National Guard’s 4-118th Combined Arms Battalion, 218th Maneuver Enhancement Brigade, is preparing for a training exercise called, “Exportable Combat Training” (XCTC) at Fort Bliss, Texas.
South Carolina National Guard Soldiers Stay Vigilant and Ready for the Upcoming Hurricane Season
Summer officially began June 21 and residents are already experiencing temperatures in the triple digits in the Palmetto state.