Pfc. Jesus Garcia never ran a 5k, let alone a marathon. But, when his unit volunteered him in December while he was on Christmas leave, the 25-year-old soldier started training for the second annual Army Marathon.
The Army Marathon II attracted more than 1,000 runners to Central Texas to compete in a marathon, half marathon, 5k and hand cycle race on Sunday.
Smiling broadly, Sgt. 1st Class Rene Ramirez posed for photos with Gloria Govan, the former star of the reality show “Basketball Wives,” and her longtime friend Marlena Attinasi, who visited Fort Hood’s Clear Creek Main Exchange on Monday to sign copies of their new cookbook.
When you deploy to a war zone, Kevin Gatson was saying, your teammates are everything. You work with them, live with them, venture into combat with them, knowing that your life quite literally depends on the guy next to you. You get to know what he’ll do in certain situations, where you need to be, what you need to do.
NATICK, Mass. — They call it the holy grail of ready-to-eat meals for soldiers: a pizza that can stay on the shelf for as long as three years and still remain good to eat.
Football may be the most popular sport in the country, but for a portion of enlisted soldiers, retired military and anyone else with a passion for competition, there’s another game that rules on Tuesday and Thursday nights.
Put on cowboy boots and denim and kick up your heels Friday with the Fort Hood Officers’ Spouses’ Club’s 28th annual Wild West Night at Club Hood.
“Basketball Wives LA” star Gloria Govan Barnes is coming to Fort Hood.