An official website of the United States government
Here's how you know
Official websites use .mil
website belongs to an official U.S. Department of Defense organization in the United States.
Secure .mil websites use HTTPS
means you’ve safely connected to the .mil website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.
Skip to main content (Press Enter).
Search Kentucky Guard:
Search Kentucky Guard:
KYNG Officers Serving at the National Level
About the Kentucky National Guard
Kentucky National Guard History
KYNG in WWI
Kentucky National Guard Publications
Bluegrass Guard Publications
Kentucky Air Guard Cargo Courier
Disaster Assistance, Kentucky Emergency Management
State Partnership Programs
Garrison Training Centers
Logos & Graphics
Bluegrass Guard Magazine
Community Engagement Requests (Flyovers, Static Displays, Band, Color Guard)
Education and Incentives
Equal Employment Opportunity
Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR)
Ky. Department of Military Affairs
Ky. Military Records (e.g., DD214, discharge paperwork, separation documents)
ID Cards, DEERS Office
Employment Verification Request
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)
FOIA Reading Room
75th Troop Command
123rd Airlift Wing
Benefits & Resources
Child & Youth Services
Family Assistance Center
Military Family Assistance Trust (MFAST) Fund
Military Spouse Assistance
Sexual Assault Prevention & Response
Substance Abuse Program
Suicide Prevention Assistance
Survivor Outreach Services
Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program
KY Youth ChalleNGe
Kentucky Air Guard plays key role in Afghan evacuation
September 3, 2021
— More than 40 members of the Kentucky Air National Guard have played a key role in the reception of evacuees arriving at Volk Field, Wisconsin, from Afghanistan since Aug. 22...
Putting first things first at 2021 Strong Bonds
August 30, 2021
— The Kentucky Army National Guard chaplains hosted Soldiers and their families at Great Wolf Lodge for the 2021 Strong Bonds event Aug. 13-15...
Kentucky Soldier makes history as the state’s first National Guard drill sergeant
August 25, 2021
— Kentucky history was made on Fort Jackson in South Carolina when Staff Sgt. Mary Carter became the first Kentucky National Guard drill sergeant on June 25, 2021. ...
Kentucky top recruiter makes state history as the first female to hold the title
August 25, 2021
— Staff Sgt. Lori Lawson became the first female top recruiter in Kentucky National Guard history at recruiting and retention headquarters September 12, 2020. Currently based out of Richmond, and assigned to the Eastern Kentucky University Campus, Lawson has served the commonwealth as a recruiter for three years. ...
Kentucky National Guard Mobile Vaccination Team supports Health Department at EKU Move In Day
August 13, 2021
— A small team of Kentucky National Guardsmen mustered on the campus of Eastern Kentucky University during “Move-in Day," Aug. 13 and 14, to assist the Madison County Health Department with administering COVID-19 vaccinations...
Bancroft assumes command of 123rd Airlift Wing
August 8, 2021
— Col. Bruce Bancroft assumed command of the 123rd Airlift Wing during a ceremony at the Kentucky Air National Guard Base in Louisville on Aug. 7, 2021, accepting the wing’s guidon before an audience of more than 50 socially distanced family, friends and fellow Airmen...
123rd Airlift Wing earns 19th Air Force Outstanding Unit Award
August 7, 2021
— The Kentucky Air National Guard’s 123rd Airlift Wing received its 19th Air Force Outstanding Unit Award during a ceremony in Louisville, Kentucky, Aug. 7, 2021, maintaining a lengthy record as the most decorated airlift unit in the U.S. Air Force...
Daniel Weisiger Lindsey, A Gentleman and Patriot
August 6, 2021
— Kentucky’s Ninth Adjutant General, 1864 – 1867...
Kentucky Guardsmen cross state lines for Operation Patriot Press
August 4, 2021
— The unit safely transported the 625,000 pounds of explosive ordinance between Paducah Ky., the McAlester Army Ammunition Plant (MCAAP) in McAlester, Ok., and the Naval Support Activity (NSA) in Crane, In., during Operation Patriot Press...
Long assumes responsibility of Mountain Warrior battalion
July 31, 2021
— Command Sgt. Maj. Will Long was joined with family and honored guests as he assumed responsibility of 1st Battalion, 149th Infantry during a ceremony held at Camp Atterbury, Indiana, July 31...
123rd Airlift Wing dedicates new $8.9 million facility for response forces
July 30, 2021
— The 123rd Airlift Wing dedicated an $8.9 million building in Louisville, Kentucky, July 30, 2021, to house multiple units that respond to contingencies and disasters around the world...
TAG hands out Award for Excellence
July 21, 2021
— Brig. Gen. Haldane B. Lamberton, Kentucky's Adjutant General, presented Lt. Col. Noy Boriboune, commander of the 41st Civil Support Team (CST) an award for their outstanding performance on their intense security inspections in a ceremony on Boone National Guard Center July 19...
Maintenance University sharpens skills with joint training in Puerto Rico
July 18, 2021
— More than 130 Airmen from the Kentucky Air National Guard completed a week of intensive aircraft maintenance training in Puerto Rico June 12-18, 2021, honing proficiencies in a joint field environment while avoiding the distractions of home station...
Ky. Guard reaches new COVID milestone with UofL ending drive-thru testing and vaccination site
July 1, 2021
— The Kentucky National Guard has been working alongside the University of Louisville since March of 2020 in the fight against COVID. On June 20, 2021, a ceremony marked a new milestone when UofL Health closed its drive-thru testing and vaccination site in downtown Louisville, Kentucky...
Kentucky Guard Engineers awarded top Platoon, Company
July 1, 2021
— Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 206th Engineers won the Itschner Award for best Engineer Company and 2nd Lt. John Cecconi of 207th Engineer Construction Company won the Munson Award for best Engineer Platoon in the Army National Guard...
June 30, 2021
— For more than twenty years, Col. Jesse Huff, the outgoing preventive medicine officer for the Kentucky Army National Guard Medical Detachment, has been collecting ticks to prevent tick-related Soldier illness and support national-level scientific studies on the species...
Tongate assumes role as state command chief for Kentucky Air Guard
June 29, 2021
— Chief Master Sgt. James Tongate assumed responsibility as state command chief for Joint Force Headquarters—Air, Kentucky National Guard, during a ceremony in Louisville, Kentucky, May 15, 2021...
75th Troop Command supports SOUTHCOM during Tradewinds exercise
June 26, 2021
— After more than a year of planning, 75th Troop Command, Kentucky National Guard, executed the largest U.S.-led multinational training exercise in the Caribbean this year, serving as the headquarters for base camp operations during Tradewinds 2021, June 11-26...
Kentucky Guard Celebrates 229th Birthday
June 24, 2021
— This is the first time the Kentucky Guard has publicly celebrated the date, according to Lt. Col. Stephen Martin, the State Director of Public Affairs, and Master of Ceremonies for the event...
123rd CRG completes successful U.S. TRANSCOM training mission with U.S. Army
June 24, 2021
— More than 100 Airmen from the Kentucky Air National Guard’s 123rd Contingency Response Group joined approximately 50 Soldiers the U.S. Army’s 690th Rapid Port Opening Element to participate in Operation Lone Oak, a U.S. Transportation Command Turbo Distribution exercise held June 7-12, 2021...
Select a Category
...123rd Airlift Wing
...138th Field Artillery Brigade
...149th Maneuver Enhancement Brigade
......103rd CHEM BN
......198th MP BN
......201st EN BN
......206th EN BN
...63rd Theater Aviation Brigade
......751st Troop Command
...75th Troop Command
...Joint Force Headquarters
......Child and Youth
......KY Youth ChalleNGe
......Recruiting and Retention
......Resilience, Risk Reduction & Suicide
......State Partnership Program
......Survivor Outreach Services
...Diversity, Equality and Inclusion
......Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month
......Black History Month
......Hispanic Heritage Month
......Women's History Month
...Governor of Kentucky
...Harold L. Disney Training Center
...Sexual Harassment/Assault Response
...Thunder over Louisville
...Wendell H. Ford Regional Training Center
Select a Year
Title A > Z
Title Z > A
Start and End Date:
Expand Articles by Year and Month