NEW YORK- Soldiers of the New York Army National Guard's 1st Battalion 258th Field Artillery pose after receiving the Order of St. Barbara during the unit St. Barbara's Ball on Dec. 20, 2014. The Saint Barbara Award was presented to Major Richard W. Powell, Captain Nicholas Tommaso, Sergeant First Class Alexander Vargas, Sergeant first Class Garth Harris, and Staff Sergeant Felix Camacho. Recipients of the award, named after the patron saint of artillerymen, are recognized for excellence.
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Nationalguard.mil -- Tue, 26 Oct 2021 New York Guard hosts biological, chemical dispersal drill NEW YORK The New York National Guard's 24th Civil Support Team is hosting 124 counterparts from 19 other states in New York City this week to support a homeland security exercise focused... (more)
WRGB -- Mon, 25 Oct 2021 Schenectady police mourn loss of decorated patrolman, veteran SCHENECTADY, NY (WRGB) Chief Eric S. Clifford announced Monday the sudden passing of Patrolman Corey Shields, a veteran officer of the Schenectady Police Department. Patrolman Shields has... (more)
WIVB -- Sat, 23 Oct 2021 Youngstowns Best Warrior Competition kicks off (video) YOUNGSTOWN, N.Y. (WIVB) Friday kicked off the annual Best Warrior Competition in Youngstown. 15 national guard soldiers from across the state are competing in a three-day test of knowledge,... (more)