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Fort Jackson trains and develops
Soldiers, Leaders, and Civilians to
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University of South Carolina greets fans July 28, 2014, at the Fort Jackson Solomon Center during the Gamecocks' men's basketball team visit.

USC team visits Fort Jackson

The University of South Carolina men’s basketball team visited Fort Jackson July 28, 2014, for a meet-and-greet with Fort Jackson children.  MORE

This year's Jackson Jubilee information fair is scheduled from 3 to 6 p.m., Aug. 1, 2014, at the Fort Jackson Solomon Center. More than 75 organizations will be present.

Cultivating community — Jackson Jubilee, National Night Out scheduled

Fort Jackson community members and their families can learn about the post and the area with the help of the Jackson Jubilee community information event.  MORE

Army invites public to comment on environmental impacts of possible force reductions

The Department of the Army has completed a Supplemental Programmatic Environmental Assessment (SPEA) for Army 2020 force structure realignment and is making a draft Finding of No Significant Impact (FNSI) available for public comment. Comments will be accepted until Aug. 25.  MORE

Where can I find the SPEA and FNSI?

Army Reserve Drill Sergeant, Sgt. 1st Class Richard Walker, inspects the barrel of an M16A2 semiautomatic rifle before an IET Soldier enters the range during "zero day" of basic combat training. Walker is an instructor at Echo Mission, held year round at Fort Jackson, S.C.

Passion drives training at Echo Mission

During Echo Mission, drill sergeants from the 98th Training Division (IET), Army Reserve, are partnered with their active duty counterparts to provide training on basic combat skills to initial entry Soldiers.  MORE

Lt. Gen. Jeffrey Talley meets with Soldiers at the new Urban Assault Course training site at Camp Santiago on Puerto Rico, Dec 15, 2013. Talley said he wants to retain and recruit talented and quality Army Reserve Soldiers.

Shrinking Army looking to fill its Reserve Component

Lt. Gen. Jeffrey Talley wants to retain and recruit talented and quality Army Reserve Soldiers. MORE


More than 100 cars, trucks and motorcycles are on display July 26, 2014, at Fort Jackson's Patriots Park as part of the post's annual auto craft car and bike show. The vehicles included modern muscle cars, classic hot rods, motorcycles and even a 1938 Buick hearse. The vehicles were loaned to the free event by active and retired Soldiers from around the Southeast.

Slideshow: Car show attracts enthusiasts

More than 100 cars, trucks and motorcycles were on display Saturday at Patriots Park as part of the post’s annual auto craft car and bike show. MORE

Job seekers receive information at a recent career fair. Fort Jackson will host the next career fair from 9 a.m. to noon, Aug. 5, 2014, at the Solomon Center. The event is open to members of the military community.

Career fair set for Tuesday

Fort Jackson will host a military community career fair from 9 a.m. to noon, Aug. 5, 2014, at the Solomon Center.  MORE


Drill Sergeant Program celebrates 50 years

In celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the U.S. Army Drill Sergeant Program, Training and Doctrine Command (TRADOC) will host several events September 12 at the U.S. Army Drill Sergeant School on Fort Jackson. MORE

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