Fort Jackson, along with local emergency services, held a mass casualty exercise Tuesday. Included were scenarios where a bomb exploded near the gate and an active shooter entered the commissary. The drill focused on mass casualty response operati
Approximately 4,500 headstones at the cemetery were dressed with a wreath during one of more than 1,100 ceremonies taking place around the world. Grooms brought four flowers, one for each gravesite of a lost loved one buried at the cemetery. By S
The film is about Desmond Doss, played by Andrew Garfield, a soldier who was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor in spite of objecting to killing anyone in World War II because of his personal beliefs as a Seventh-day Adventist. Doss was indu
Under Secretary of the Army Patrick J. Murphy joined soldiers in their second week of training for PT during his visit to Fort Jackson Thursday. Murphy came to get a first-hand look at various aspects of Basic Combat Training. This will be Murphy'
Fort Jackson graduated its latest group of basic trainees on Thursday, three days before the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. The fort also is observing its 100th birthday this year. As part of The State's coverage of the fort's cen