Solving Fort Knox’s Energy Equation

The Fort Knox slogan declares to all that “strength starts here.” After this month, Fort Knox can claim the Army’s energy conservation starts here as well. After 20 years of implementing green conservation technologies across the post, Fort Knox prepares to officially declare energy independence this spring by “pulling the plug” during a public demonstration … Read more

Field Grade Officers Can Now Respond to Adverse Information

Revisions to Army Regulation 15-6 now give field grade officers the opportunity to respond to adverse information before it is centrally filed. Congress has mandated that adverse information found against a field grade officer being considered for promotion must be presented to the officer selection board. In order to ensure commanders execute this Congressional mandate, … Read more

Army Reserve IMA Program Provides Career Opportunity

While active Army and Army Reserve units face downsizing challenges due to ongoing budget limitations, more and more highly skilled and experienced Soldiers are discovering the opportunity to extend their career, and service, through the Individual Mobilization Augmentee Program. The IMA program is comprised of 73 active component Army agencies located worldwide. With enlisted positions … Read more

1st Battalion, 81st Armor Regiment Uncases Colors, Transfers Command

In a ceremony held Tuesday on Brooks Field, the 2nd Battalion, 81st Armor Regiment cased its colors, then immediately uncased the colors of—and re-designated itself as—the 1st Battalion, 81st Armor Regiment. Following the uncasing of the 1-81 colors, Lt. Col. Larry Reeves relinquished his command of the armor regiment to Lt. Col. Darrell Green. Col. … Read more

Mustion Takes Reins of HRC

U.S. Army Human Resources Command public Affair s Office The morning was filled with celebration as Brig. Gen. Richard Mustion was promoted to major general  before taking command of Fort Knox’s U.S. Army Human Resources Command from Maj. Gen. Gina Farrisee. In her last act as HRC’s first female commanding general, Farrisee passed the flag … Read more

Adjutant General Installed

U.S. Army Human Resources Command PAO The 66th Adjutant General of the U.S. Army was installed in an investiture ceremony at Waybur Theater at Fort Knox. Inclement weather forced a change in location from the grounds of the U.S. Army Human Resources Command to the recently renovated historic theater. Maj. Gen. Richard Mustion, HRC’s commanding … Read more

Cadet Command Uncasing Colors Tuesday

U.S. Army Cadet Command The official arrival of U.S. Army Cadet Command to Fort Knox is set for Tueday at 10 a.m. on Brooks Field. The Cadet Command will also welcome its new commander, Maj. Gen. James M. McDonald, during the ceremony. Waybur Theater will be the inclement weather site. The ceremony will also mark … Read more