Category: Joint Force Headquarters

VNG Soldiers make strong showing at fitness competition
June 30, 2021
Six Virginia Army National Guard Soldiers traveled to Arkansas to compete at the DekaStrong National Guard Challenge fitness competition May 22-23, 2021, at the National Guard Professional Education Center in Camp Robinson, Arkansas.

DMA managers participate in inaugural Leader Development Course
June 28, 2021
Virginia Department of Military Affairs supervisors participate in the inaugural DMA Leader Course June 15-17, 2021, at the Virginia National Guard Sergeant Bob Slaughter Headquarters at Defense Supply Center Richmond, Virginia.

Ceremony celebrates Virginia National Guard’s 414th birthday
May 19, 2021
Ceremony celebrates Virginia National Guard’s 414th birthday

VNG providing dual-status commander for state, federal COVID-19 support
April 20, 2021
Brig. Gen. James W. Ring provides an update to Virginia Governor Ralph Northam and Norfolk Mayor Kenny Alexander March 31, 2021,at a community vaccination clinic at the Military Circle Mall in Norfolk, Virginia. Ring serves as a dual-status commander for Title 10 and Title 32 forces supporting the COVID-19 response in Virginia.

Pillion succeeds Gravely as MTC garrison commander
April 20, 2021
Col. Timothy D. Pillion takes command of Maneuver Training Center Fort Pickett from Col. Paul C. Gravely during a ceremony April 16, 2021, at Fort Pickett, Virginia.

Youth Program salutes children with personalized certificates, proclamations
March 17, 2021
Virginia National Guard Youth Program

Virginia Guard chaplains, NCOs provided valuable support to D.C. mission
March 10, 2021
Chaplains support troops on mission in Washington, D.C.

Va. Army Guard Construction, Facility Management Office recognized with Fred Aron Award from NGB
March 10, 2021
The 91st Cyber Brigade headquarters currently under construction at Fort Belvoir, Virginia.

Financial counseling offered to VNG Soldiers returning from D.C.
February 23, 2021
Michael Muldowney, one of two personal financial counselors available to Virginia National Guard personnel, offer services to VNG Soldiers assigned to the Staunton-based 116th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 116th Infantry Regiment, as the out-process from duty in Washington, D.C. Feb. 8, 2021, at Maneuver Training Center Fort Pickett.

Rose promoted to major general
February 10, 2021
Brig. Gen. Michelle M. Rose is promoted to major general Dec. 18, 2020, during a ceremony at Peterson Air Force Base in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Virginia Guard logistics community provides vital equipment, supplies to D.C. mission
January 27, 2021
Logistics Soldiers provide uniforms, equipment to D.C. mission

Virginia National Guard supporting 59th Presidential Inauguration
January 15, 2021
Virginia National Guard Airmen assigned to the 192nd Security Forces Squadron, 192nd Mission Support Group, 192nd Wing stand guard on the grounds of the U.S. Capitol, Jan. 13, 2021, in Washington, D.C.

Virginia National Guard begins COVID-19 vaccinations
December 31, 2020
Capt. Wilifred Hale receives a COVID-19 vaccination from Sgt. Anna Carter Dec. 31, 2020, at Fort Pickett, Virginia.

Virginia National Guard staged, ready for possible winter storm response operations
December 16, 2020
A Virginia National Guard Soldier assigned to the Staunton-based 116th Infantry Brigade Combat Team conducts pre-mission maintenance checks Dec. 16, 2020, in Staunton, Virginia.

New Soldier & Family Readiness Program provides true one-stop shop for VNG Soldiers, family members
November 13, 2020
Virginia National Guard Soldier and Family Readiness Specialists provide assistance and non-medical case management to service members and families on a variety of subjects.

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