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10.15.2018:

From Mexico to Mansfield: An Ohio Air National Guard member’s story

10.12.2018:

Ohio Air National Guard promotes first woman to rank of brigadier general

10.12.2018:

New Ohio Air National Guard recruit follows her father’s path

10.09.2018:

Responding when the community calls: Ohio Air National Guard firefighters provide emergency aid

10.05.2018:

38th ID at Camp Atterbury for warfighter exercise

10.03.2018:

Looking back at Florence: 178th Wing assists with relief efforts for storm-ravaged states

09.27.2018:

Operation tempo high for ADA defenders: ‘Pinnacle of Need’

09.26.2018:

Units from 1-174th ADA deploy on same day

09.26.2018:

Ohio National Guard contingent travels to Europe to take part in World War I Centennial Commemoration

09.20.2018:

Hello Neighbors: Annual exercise allows Ohio National Guard to integrate with Hungarian, Serbian State Partners

09.15.2018:

Soldiers of 1-174th Air Defense Artillery Regiment deploy to National Capital Region

09.12.2018:

Joint Base Langley-Eustis relocates aircraft to Rickenbacker in advance of Hurricane Florence

09.10.2018:

Ohio National Guard partnership with Serbia thriving after CAPSTONE 2018

09.05.2018:

Focus on State Partnership Program: South Euclid, Ohio and Kraljevo, Serbia to connect through Sister Cities program

09.03.2018:

Ohio National Guard senior leaders arrive in Serbia for State Partnership CAPSTONE

08.28.2018:

The Ohio National Guard: Ready for disaster response at a moment's notice

08.24.2018:

3 Ohio National Guard members, 2 units to be honored during 2018 NGAUS Conference

08.19.2018:

179th Airlift Wing member provides medical assistance at Cleveland Indians game

08.19.2018:

Annual OHARNG combatives competition exhibits warrior spirit

08.15.2018:

Focus on State Partnership Program: Ohio, Hungary team up at Northern Strike 18

08.14.2018:

Passion drives only female firefighter at Northern Strike 18 exercise

08.14.2018:

Innovative training for Ohio's military medical force

08.09.2018:

52nd Civil Support Team trains for worst case scenarios

08.08.2018:

Ohio's military kids enjoy summer sun at Kelleys Island

08.06.2018:

Guard aviators help law enforcement weed out illegal marijuana grow operations

08.02.2018:

121st ARW honors Tuskegee Airman at Rickenbacker track dedication

08.02.2018:

Ohio Air National Guard hosts its first-ever Enlisted Leadership Symposium

August 3-5
08.01.2018:
08.02.2018:
08.03.2018:

Celebrating National Twins Days Aug. 3-5
Twins serve together for nearly 20 years at 178th Wing
Always together: Identical twins serve in same Air National Guard wing
Mirror Image: Twins enlist in Ohio National Guard together


07.25.2018:

Ohio National Guard celebrates 230 years of being 'Always ready, Always there'

07.19.2018:

Ohio Army National Guard brings its armor back to Fort Knox

07.13.2018:

121st ARW honors WASP legacy in prominent way

07.13.2018:

38th Infantry Division commander gets second star

07.13.2018:

Springfield-based 251st CEIG earns Gen. Welsh One Air Force Award at NGB level

07.12.2018:

Ohio USP&FO contracting specialist among those receiving national recognition

07.09.2018:

Historic auditorium at Camp Perry reopens during national shooting competition

07.09.2018:

A monumental achievement for Ohio Army National Guard Warrant Officer Cohort

07.02.2018:

OHARNG wins ACOE Award for sixth time



06.24.2018:
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06.23.2018:
06.21.2018:

Annual Training 2018: Camp Grayling
New Ohio National Guard field artillery battery hits the mark with new guns during annual training
The Brains of the Operation
Soldiers train to detect, defend against electronic warfare
Ohio Guard Soldiers tackle worst case, real-world scenarios


06.12.2018:

Among the best at his craft: 121st ARW recruiter hits career milestone in record time



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06.22.2018:
06.28.2018:
07.18.2018:

PLATINUM WOLF 2018 COVERAGE
Ohio National Guard continues building partnerships at Platinum Wolf 2018
State Partnership grows spiritual relationships between Ohio and Serbia
National Guard provides unimagined opportunities: Soldier experiences first overseas deployment
Platinum Wolf 18 offers multitude of opportunities to train, forge relationships
Nonlethal weapons training
ONG MPs take part in marksmanship competition
Exercise Platinum Wolf 2018 enhances cultural and religious understanding
Platinum Wolf 2018 Exercise compilation HOOAH video
Interoperability through Partnership: ONG strengthens both during multinational peacekeeping exercise

Platinum wolf logo

06.11.2018:

Family’s support makes the difference in military dad’s multiple deployments

06.04.2018:

ONG Airman recognized for efforts during 2016 OSU terrorist attack

05.29.2018:

Ohio Cyber Range is unveiled in ceremony at UC

05.25.2018:

Husband and wife become Citizen-Soldiers together

05.25.2018:

TAG MESSAGE: Remembering the brave and valorous service of our fallen heroes

05.21.2018:

Governor's Wreath Laying ceremony honors fallen Ohio service members

05.21.2018:

May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month: Ride Safe

05.19.2018:

Swapping a cap and gown for a hospital gown

05.11.2018:

On its 25th anniversary, Ohio-Hungary partnership is more like a family

05.04.2018:

Former ONG Soldier inducted into Ohio Military Hall of Fame

05.01.2018:

Preserving the past with 'Sgt. History': Passion for history runs in Army Guard member’s family

04.25.2018:

Counterdrug Task Force mission is personal for Ohio National Guard Airman

04.23.2018:

ONG Counterdrug Task Force marches with Ohio youth to celebrate drug-free lifestyle

04.16.2018:

Wife of ONG member among AFI's Military Spouses of Year

04.12.2018:

Camp Ravenna improvements earn Secretary of the Army Environmental Award

04.11.2018:

Air National Guard director visits two OHANG wings

04.09.2018:

Guard member profile: Spc. Emilie Sheridan

04.05.2018:

Gold Star to Gold Star: How one survivor works every day to help others cope

04.04.2018:

The Gift of Life: Airman pays it forward with kidney donation, helps his wife in the process

04.03.2018:

Purple Star Award: Ohio schools support Military Families

03.31.2018:

Soldiers of 2nd Battalion, 174th Air Defense Artillery Regiment return home

03.26.2018:

The Miracle on Laskey: Airman uses prior training to help child injured during accident

03.22.2018:

Ohio Army National Guard strikes gold again!

03.17.2018:

Military medicine on I-74: ONG Soldiers in right place, at right time

03.16.2018:

Air Force recognizes all four Ohio Air National Guard wings for outstanding achievement

03.14.2018:

A Final Salute: Base Honor Guard Teams provide proper dignity during military funerals

03.10.2018:

Soldiers of 371st Sustainment Brigade return home following deployment to Southwest Asia

03.08.2018:

Central Ohio students compete during cybersecurity capture the flag challenge in Westerville


March

Celebrating Women's History Month:links to Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute resources

• Military dentistry 'full-filling' career choice for woman who always felt drawn to serve
• Leading with a bang: Ohio native, former Guard member, shines as artillery officer
• 179th Airlift Wing women making history
• Fulfilling a life-long dream to serve her country:
   Q&A with Col. Jennifer Mitchell, 16th Engineer Brigade commander

•  A healing hand in the Ohio National Guard for three decades

 

02.28.2018:

Soldiers answer second call to assist city of Portsmouth amid rising flood waters

02.27.2018:

178th Airmen team up with State Patrol for flood relief mission

02.26.2018:

121st Air Refueling Wing prepares for new flight simulator

02.26.2018:

Looking back: 812th Engineer Company (Sapper) conducts varied training during AT '17

02.24.2018:

Ohio National Guard members tackle 'The Wall' in Utah during 2018 CNGB Biathlon

02.23.2018:

121st Air Refueling Wing's Civil Engineering Squadron plays key role in unit's nuclear mission

02.19.2018:

1191st Engineer Company raises the floodgates for its hometown community

02.13.2018:

TAG Reading List: Maj. Gen. Bartman's updated recommendations for 2018

02.11.2018:

Ohio National Guard brigadier general becomes commander of 38th Infantry Division

02.10.2018:

180th Fighter Wing's speed mentoring program helps shape future leaders

02.03.2018:

179th Airlift Wing makes history with first female wing commander in Ohio Air Guard


February

Celebrating African-American/Black History Month

Black History poster from DEOMI with link to website resources

01.29.2018:

OHARNG Warrant Officer Candidate School students rededicate room at Ronald McDonald House to honor former course manager

01.26.2018:

179th Airlift Wing Communications Flight tabbed as best in Air National Guard

01.26.2018:

40 Years Ago: Ohio National Guard ready, there for Buckeye State during Blizzard of '78

01.24.2018:

Brigades conduct Best Warrior Competitions to select best for state event in March

01.17.2018:

'Take time and good things will eventually grow': Air Force course stresses organizational importance of positive leadership

01.16.2018:

Hosting Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., at the family dinner table

01.15.2018:

Theater security package deploys to Estonia: Ohio Air National Guard's 180th Fighter Wing providing F-16s, crews

01.06.2018:

Ohio Air National Guard's Outstanding Airmen of Year winners announced

01.05.2018:

PAMBALA forges new friendships, provides hope for future


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September 2018

• The 52nd Civil Support Team practices for real-world chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear hazards

•Soldiers battle in a hand-to-hand competition to see who is the best of the best

• Personal loss drives a member of the Counterdrug Task Force to get drugs off the streets

• Citizen-Airman's military skills keep her photography business picture perfect

Video cover featuring close up o f soldier aiming gun through the grass.

August 2018

• 179th Airlift Wing firefighters are put through their paces during a live burn training

• Fire power of a different kind, as Soldiers take their weapons to the range

• Realistic medical scenarios test medics on their trauma skills

• High school football players finds out how tough they are when Soldiers lead drills

Video cover featuring close up o f soldier aiming gun through the grass.

July 2018

• Ohio National Guard military police travel to the Republic of Serbia for Platinum Wolf, a multinational peacekeeping exercise.

• A husband and wife at the 180th Fighter Wing talk about the challenges they face as dual-military spouses.

• The Ohio Army National Guard is a six-time gold winner as an Army community of excellence.

• An Airman from the 178th Wing uses his military training to save a friend's life.

Video cover featuring four soldiers checking the door to a box car.

June 2018

• Ohio is a step closer to a statewide virtual training ground to improve cybersecurity and train cyber warriors

• National Guard Soldiers and Airmen sharpen cyber skills during annual training known as Cyber Shield

• Ohio and Hungary celebrate a military partnership that began 25 years ago

• A young Soldier gets a chance to caddy for golf legend Tiger Woods at the Memorial Tournament

Video cover featuring kids on front steps of Ohio Capital buiding.

May 2018

• The Ohio National Guard Counterdrug Task Force marches with youth celebrating health lifestyles

• After nearly a year apart, 174th Air Defense Artillery Brigade Soldiers and their Families reunite

• A treasure trove of military artifacts are unsealed

Video cover featuring kids on front steps of Ohio Capital buiding.

April 2018

• A Soldier in the 196th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment is using her passion for wellness to help former and current military members and their families

• A terrifying day on the job for a chief master sergeant at the 121st Air Refueling Wing in Columbus. She explains how she fought for her life to be able to come back from a nearly fatal aneurism.

• The 178th Wing in Springfield is expanding community partnerships in an effort to prevent sexual assault

Video cover featuring 121st serving food at an Easter celebration.

March 2018

• Soldiers from the 1191st Engineer Company help their community as the Ohio River rose above flood stage

• Special honors for an Ohio teenager to be a pilot for a day at the 121st Air Refueling Wing

• After nearly a year-long deployment, two brothers from the 371st Sustainment Brigade reunite with family

• An historic event as the first woman takes command of an Ohio Air National Guard wing

Video cover featuring group shot of the Outstanding Airmen of the Year.

February 2018

• ONG F-16 Fighting Falcons travel from Toledo to Estonia as part of a Theater Security Package

• Exercise Rubber Hammer preps Airman for real world deployment processing procedures

• Soldiers from the 812th Engineering Company practice their demolition skills at Fort Knox

• Civil engineers at the 121st Air Refueling Wing train for their role in a nuclear mission

Video cover featuring group shot of the Outstanding Airmen of the Year.

January 2018

• Ohio students' cybersecurity skills are put to the test

• Former ONG member Warren E. Motts is inducted into the Ohio Veterans Hall of Fame

• Ohio National Guard supports veterans during an annual parade

• The Ohio Air National honors its outstanding Airmen of the year

• A Guard member-entrepreneur makes successful pitch on ABC's 'Shark Tank'

Video cover featuring group shot of the Outstanding Airmen of the Year.

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Vol. 36: No. 5 ~ September/October

• Leadership: Annual Training prepares us for Total Force Readiness
• Interoperability through Partnership
• ANNUAL TRAINING 2018: Camp Grayling Maneuver Training Center, Michigan
• Supporting STRATCOM: OHANG units critical members of Air Force Total Force Installation Team
SnapShots
• Lineage Linkup: 1487th Transportation Company, Piqua, Ohio
• OPERATION Buckeye Guard: Ohio Army Guard Joins Forces with HS Football Teams to Honor Military
• Historical Highlight: 100th Anniversary of the St. Mihiel Offensive


Vol. 36: No. 4 ~ July/August

• Leadership: The United States Army Warrant Officer, A Centuryy of Service
• Cyber Shield 2018
• Ohio Cyber Range Unveiled
• Recoding the Fight on Drugs
SnapShots
• Lineage Linkup: Battery A, 1st Battalion, 174th Air Defense Artillery Regiment, Cincinnati, Ohio
• Retention Report: Become an Officer
• Historical Highlight: 100th Anniversary of the Meuse-Argonne Offensive


Vol. 36: No. 3 ~ May/June

• Leadership: A Personal Reflection on the 25th Anniversry of the Ohio-Hungary Partnership
• Ohio-Hungary partnership is more like a family
• Counterdrug Task Force Mission is personal for Ohio National Guard Airman
• The Miracle on Laskey
SnapShots
• Lineage Linkup: 1191st Engineer Company, Portsmouth, Ohio
• Retention Report: Leads 2 Enlistment
• Historical Highlight: Postcard from Pfc. Frank Noster, Memebr of Company B, 145th Infantry June 23, 1918

Cover of 2018 May/June Buckeye Guard magazine


Vol. 36: No. 2 ~ March/April

• Leadership: Focus on what's important to the Team
• Women Making History
• Protecting the Skies Above Those Who Serve
• Jawbone Brigade Completes Vital Mission
• Displaying a Strong Resolve
• Welcoming the Reaper
• SnapShots
• Lineage Linkup: Headquarters Company, Special Troops Battalion, 37th Infantry Brigade Combat Team
• Historical Highlight: War of 1812

Cover of 2018 March/ APril Buckeye Guard magazine


Vol. 36: No. 1 ~ January/February

• HARD AS NAILS: Ohio Guard member plays for All-Army Rugby Team
• THE BUCKEYE STATE'S BEST: Outstanding Airmen of the Year
• SERVICE before self: Airman volunteers in Ghana
• BUILDING the body, building the mind
• Lineage Linkup: 196th Public Affairs Detachment
Historical Highlight: Presidents who served in the Ohio Volunteer Infantry


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