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Mission Statement:
Fort Jackson trains and develops
Soldiers, Leaders, and Civilians to
enable the success of America’s
Army while maintaining the highest
quality of life for Team Jackson.
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More than 3,400 runners participate in Fort Jackson's fourth annual Run for the Fallen April 16, 2014, at Hilton Field.

‘A most honorable event’ — Fort Jackson runners pay tribute to fallen service members

For the fourth year, Fort Jackson Survivor Outreach Services hosted its annual Run for the Fallen. The 5K run/walk aims to commemorate the service members who have died since Sept. 11, 2001 while on active duty. MORE

First-grade students of Fort Jackson's Pierce Terrace Elementary School sit in the hallway before the start of class Aug. 18, 2014, the first day of the new school year.

Slideshow: Back to School

Fort Jackson students headed back to school Aug. 18. Fort Jackson is home to two elementary schools that teach children in kindergarten through sixth grade.  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?

Nancy Barton takes a photo of her son Spc. Trevor Barton, of Utah, with his father, Matt, on Fort Jackson's Hilton Field after Basic Combat Training graduation Aug. 14, 2014.

Slideshow: Graduation ceremony draws families from around U.S.

The weekly Basic Combat Training graduation at Fort Jackson, S.C., draws visitors from across the U.S. to support their Soldiers. MORE

Soldiers with the 4th Battalion, 10th Infantry Regiment collect trash along the shore of Fort Jackson's Semmes Lake during the battalion's cleanup effort Aug. 19, 2014.

Trash patrol — 4-10th tackles post beautification

Soldiers with the 4th Battalion, 10th Infantry Regiment volunteered Tuesday morning to collect trash from around some of the post’s recreational areas.  MORE

Military chaplains and members of the local clergy attend the Fort Jackson Soldier Family Ministry Forum Aug. 19, 2014, at the Officers' Club.

Clergy attend Fort Jackson ministry forum

Members of the local clergy and post chaplains gathered Aug. 19, 2014, at the Fort Jackson Officers’ Club to learn about on- and off-post resources available to service members who worship at local churches.  MORE

Jon Kaplan, managing director of the ScreamFree Institute, addresses attendees of a two-day class teaching the principles of ScreamFree relationships to counselors, chaplains and volunteers Aug. 18, 2014, at Fort Jackson's Solomon Center.

Counselors learn ScreamFree methods

Representatives of the ScreamFree Institute in Norcross, Georgia, hosted two days of training on Fort Jackson this week that focused on its brand of marriage and parenting initiatives. 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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