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Kentucky picker recovers historical artifacts once belonging to Kentucky Guardsman, World War II prisoner of war (part 2 of 2)
July 1, 2020
— This article continues the story of Ernest L. Sampson, Jr., a former Harrodsburg Tanker that survived Japanese captivity during World War II...
Kentucky Guard stays in fight against COVID-19 with multiple Drive-Thru Test Sites
June 25, 2020
— Three months after the novel coronavirus outbreak hit the bluegrass state, Kentucky National Guard continues support at four COVID-19 Drive-Thru Test Sites (DTTS) in as many cities, including Bowling Green, Louisville, Shelbyville, and Lexington...
Kentucky picker recovers historical artifacts once belonging to Kentucky Guardsman, World War II prisoner of war (part 1 of 2)
June 19, 2020
— Several decades ago, Andrew M. Bryant, Jr., 72, discovered abandoned items from a World War II prisoner of war while rummaging a house in state of ruin near Harrodsburg, Kentucky...
Supreme Court Justice, former Adjutant General, changes view on arbitration, advances civil liberties and equality
June 19, 2020
— Supreme Court Justice, former Adjutant General, changes view on arbitration, advances civil liberties and equality...
Military Funeral Honors Team recognized for professionalism and dedication to service in our communities
June 17, 2020
— Four members of the Kentucky Army National Guard military funeral honors team were recognized during a small ceremony held at Boone National Guard Center in Frankfort, Ky., on May 21, 2020...
Ky. Guard to Assist with June 23 Primary Election amid COVID pandemic
June 14, 2020
— More than 200 Kentucky National Guard Soldiers and Airmen will assist local officials at polling locations around the state for Kentucky’s upcoming primary election day, June 23, as part of the state’s on-going response to the COVID-19 pandemic...
Message from Ky National Guard's Adjutant General
June 2, 2020
— I want to say thank you for your service to our state and our country in these unprecedented times. Our citizens needed us to respond to the ongoing response to COVID-19 across the commonwealth and most recently, to the events in Louisville...
Day Two: Ky. National Guard Activated to Help Protect Kentuckians safety and maintain peace
May 31, 2020
— At the request of Gov. Andy Beshear and the Louisville Metro Police Department the Kentucky National Guard will continue to provide support in and around Louisville to help provide safety and protection to residents...
Ky. National Guard Activated to Help Protect Kentuckians safety and maintain peace
May 30, 2020
— Approximately 350 Kentucky Guardsmen are being directed to report immediately for State Active Duty support...
Ky. Guardsmen respond to Iranian ballistic missile attack
May 29, 2020
— Iranian news agencies said ballistic missiles were fired at Al Asad Air Base and at the Air Base at Erbil in retaliation for the death of Major General Qasem Soleimani...
Meet Ky’s 32nd Adjutant General, 1927-1931
May 28, 2020
— William Henry Jones, Jr., Kentucky’s 32nd Adjutant General, was born May 25, 1895, in the community of Freedom, where his parents made their life together...
Mr. Mercurio: Ky Guard’s expert on telecom operations
May 27, 2020
— The month of May is dedicated to celebrating Americans of Asian and Pacific Island descent, and the contributions they’ve made to American history...
Firefighters Set To Deploy to Romania
May 14, 2020
— The 176th Firefighting Team is preparing to deploy to Romania in the next few weeks at Wendell H. Ford Regional Training Center in Greenville, Ky., May 14. The unit is deploying to conduct fire protection on an air base there...
Father and Son with 1163rd ASMC Deploy to Poland
May 14, 2020
— Col. Bradley King, a physician, and his son, Spc. Samuel King, a medic, will be the latest father-son duo to deploy to Poland as part of Operation Atlantic Resolve in support of European allies in June 2020...
Kentucky Guardsmen balance civilian employment with COVID-19 activation
May 12, 2020
— The Kentucky National Guard has been called upon to lend hands to numerous agencies in response to this coronavirus pandemic and over 800 Soldiers and Airmen have responded to help...
Kentucky Air Guardsman provide medical support at nursing home in Northern Kentucky
May 11, 2020
— A small team of Kentucky Air Guard medical professionals are augmenting a civilian nursing home in Covington...
Aviation unit departs for deployment to Afghanistan
May 8, 2020
— The Kentucky Army National Guard aviation company held a small departure ceremony at the Army Aviation Support Facility on Boone National Guard Center. The unit will provide Blackhawk medical evacuation support while in Afghanistan...
Kentucky Food Bank works with the Guard to provide to community
May 7, 2020
— Twelve Soldiers assigned to 138th Field Artillery Brigade Headquarters and Headquarters Battery (HHB), worked alongside the First Church of God at the host site of God’s Pantry Food Bank in Danville, Ky., to prepare and distribute 190 boxes of food for anyone in the local community who has been affected by COVID-19...
Guard Celebrates National Nurses Week
May 6, 2020
— Nurses have been a major part of responding to COVID-19 across the country over the past few months as well as being a key piece of the Kentucky National Guard’s efforts in the commonwealth. These frontline workers deserve much praise and recognition...
International Life During COVID-19
May 4, 2020
— The Kentucky National Guard intends to maintain close contact with Djibouti and Ecuador to build upon their strategic relationship during and after the COVID-19 pandemic. Both our partners in the State Partnership Program (SPP) have been fighting the same virus. This has truly been a global pandemic...
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