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  • CAMP ARIFJAN, Kuwait, -- U.S. Rep. Kay Granger, congresswoman of the 12th district of Texas, and U.S. Rep. Steve Womack, congressman of the third district of Arkansas, shared a meal and conversation with service members deployed to U.S. Army Central's area of operations Aug. 18.

  • NUKU'ALOFA, Tonga -- A shirtless Olympian adorned in traditional tribal dress wasn't the only thing from Tonga grabbing headlines this month.

  • HOUSTON -- Texas Guardsmen from the 1st Battalion, 149th Attack-Reconnaissance Battalion in Houston, Texas collected and delivered supplies to fellow guardsmen who were affected by recent flooding in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, August 21, 2016.

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    Airmen from the 156th Airlift Wing hosted a mentoring panel to discuss the roles, challenges, and professional development of women serving in the Puerto Rico Air National Guard August 13, at Muñiz Air National Guard Base, Carolina, Puerto Rico.


    A large audience of mostly female Airmen enjoyed career advice from panel members, including Maj. Gen. Marta Carcana, first female adjutant general in the history of the Puerto Rico National Guard, Col. Jesus E. Delgado, commander of the 1st Air Base Group of the Puerto Rico Air State Guard, and Chief Master Sgt. Joseph Mendez, Puerto Rico ANG Recruiting and Retention superintendent.
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  • JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, Texas -- A former member of the 149th Fighter Wing, Texas Air National Guard was promoted to the rank of general and became the 28th Chief of the National Guard Bureau at the Department of Defense, in Washington, Aug. 3, 2016.

  • BATON ROUGE, La. -- Since Aug. 12, the Soldiers and Airmen of the Louisiana National Guard have been working tirelessly, around the clock. Guardsmen have conducted evacuations, search and rescue, and engineering missions, and even provided security at several shelters.

  • AUSTIN, Texas -- Key leaders from the Texas Military Department and active-duty gathered at the round table, August 12, 2016, at Camp Mabry in Austin, Texas, for the Associated Unit Pilot Leadership forum.