101st Airborne Division

Regional
10:07 am
Fri August 10, 2012

It's a Week of Celebration for Ft. Campbell's 101st Airborne Division

Members of Ft. Campbell's 101st Airborne Division overseas

The 101st Airborne Division and Fort Campbell are celebrating 70 years since the inception of the airborne division with a weeklong celebration including games, a concert, an air show and memorials for the fallen.

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Regional
7:54 am
Thu August 9, 2012

Judge to Sentence AWOL Kentucky Solider Who Plotted Attack

An AWOL soldier convicted of planning a massive attack on a restaurant full of Fort Hood soldiers as part of his religious mission faces up to life in prison when he is sentenced in Texas federal court.

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Regional
7:48 am
Thu August 9, 2012

After Harvard, Commander Returns to Duty at Ft. Campbell

A well-known Army commander is coming back to Fort Campbell after taking a prestigious fellowship at Harvard University. Col. Andrew Poppas is taking over as the new deputy commander for operations under Maj. Gen. James C. McConville, the commanding general of the 101st Airborne Division.

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Regional
8:10 am
Tue August 7, 2012

WWII Purple Heart Medal Mailed to Ft. Campbell

A Purple Heart medal given to a former officer assigned to the 101st Airborne Division in World War II is being returned to Fort Campbell, Ky. The medal was mailed to the U.S. Embassy in London without a return address in July, according to the Military Order of the Purple Heart.

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Regional
9:24 am
Wed June 20, 2012

Leader of Ft. Knox Combat Team Leaving Post for Ft. Campbell

The leader of an infantry brigade combat team stationed at Fort Knox is relinquishing command of the brigade at a ceremony tomorrow morning. But he’s not going far.

In fact, Col. Chris Toner is going from one Kentucky military installation to another.

The Kansas native has led the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division for the past three years. He was responsible for helping move the Brigade from Fort Hood, Texas to Fort Knox after the Brigade’s first deployment to Afghanistan.

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Regional
3:25 pm
Thu June 7, 2012

Ft. Campbell Soldiers Get Official Word of Next Deployment

Soldiers from Ft. Campbell's 101st Airborne Division

The Department of Defense has announced four units--including two from Ft. Campbell, Ky--will deploy to Afghanistan this year. The scheduled rotation involves more than 11,000 soldiers from the four units that will start deploying between spring and winter.

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