Category Archives: Defense

Charleston named ‘Great American Defense Community’

WASHINGTON, DC — The Association of Defense Communities (ADC) has designated eight communities from across the United States as “Great American Defense Communities” for providing unwavering support to service members and military families. Among the many reasons the Charleston Region, SC, is being recognized as a Great American Defense Community is the tremendous support the…
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Charleston Reserve wing selected as best in 4th Air Force

JOINT BASE CHARLESTON, S.C. - The 315th Airlift Wing took top honors Thursday night, Oct. 20, after receiving the Raincross Trophy for the best wing in 2016 at the 4th Air Force at the Raincross Trophy Dinner in Riverside, California. Fourth Air Force is responsible for and encompasses 300 military units and over 24,000 military…
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U.S. Special Operations commander to address Citadel cadets

CHARLESTON, S.C. – One of the nation’s top military commanders will address the South Carolina Corps of Cadets at 11a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 18, as part of the college’s Greater Issues Series. Gen. Raymond A. Thomas III will speak about his duties and leadership responsibilities as the 11th commander of the U.S. Special Operations Command…
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U.S. Attorney’s Office holds military outreach event at Joint Base Charleston

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA –  The United States Attorney’s Office played a key role in the planning and coordination of three separate outreach events to military lawyers across the midlands and low country in support of service members in South Carolina. Three federal laws are designed specifically to assist Servicemembers:   the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment…
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