ROCHESTER -- Sergeant First Class John Bobeck, Detachment 1, Company B, 126th Aviation talks to local media about his and the 126th’s experiences when they were sent to Louisiana to respond to the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina on the 5th anniversary date of the catastrophic event.
Bobeck is one of three remaining members of the 126th which also includes Chief Warrant Officer Jim Hall from the 169th Aviation and Staff Sgt. Daniel Krebs from the 126th.
"We saw the devastation first hand and it was like a giant hand had swept everything away." Hall said.
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Carmel Hamlet Hub.com -- Tue, 11 Jun 2019 NY Army National Guard Sgt. Timothy Fay, A Carmel resident, headed to regional shooting match New York Army National Guard Sgt. Timothy Fay, a Carmel resident, was one of four members of a team from the 107th Military Police Company who took first place in the pistol shooting competition... (more)
Binghamton Homepage -- Sat, 08 Jun 2019 A Newark Valley resident, wins two trophies at annual shooting competition CAMP SMITH TRAINING SITE, N.Y. -- New York Army National Guard Pvt. Briana Tilloston, a Newark Valley resident, took home two first place awards at the 2019 Adjutant Generals' Marksmanship... (more)
WTEN -- Sat, 08 Jun 2019 109th Airlift Wing holds major accident response exercise SCOTIA, N.Y. (NEWS10) - First responders geared up in Scotia to be a part of the 109th Airlift Wing's major accident response exercise.