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La. Air National Guard promotes three enlisted leaders

BELLE CHASSE, La. – Louisiana National Guardsmen Brig. Gen. Charles Chappuis, assistant adjutant general – Air, and retired Chief Master Sgt. Thomas A. Pellegrin tack on chief master sergeant stripes during a promotion ceremony for 159th Medical Group superintendent Chief Master Sgt. Denise Stevenson, May 18, 2014, at the Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base New Orleans, Belle Chasse, Louisiana. Stevenson has served in the Air Force both active duty and Guard for over 20 years. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Daniel Farrell, 159th Fighter Wing, Louisiana National Guard/RELEASED)

By the 159th Fighter Wing Public Affairs Office NEW ORLEANS – The Louisiana National Guard’s … Readmore →

La. National Guard pins top Air Guard general officer

NEW ORLEANS – Newly promoted Air Force Brig. Gen. Charles Chappuis, assistant adjutant general – Air, assists his wife, Cynthia, with support from Army Maj. Gen. Glenn H. Curtis, the adjutant general for the Louisiana National Guard, with the official “pinning” of his one-star insignia in a ceremony held at the Jackson Barracks Museum in New Orleans, May 4, 2014. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Daniel Farrell, 159th Fighter Wing, Louisiana National Guard/RELEASED)

NEW ORLEANS – The Louisiana National Guard held a promotion ceremony for its La. Air National Guard … Readmore →

La. National Guard welcomes home Soldiers from overseas

BATON ROUGE, La. – Hammond-native Spc. Antonio Hagans of the Louisiana National Guard's 2228 Military Police Company meets his 3-week-old son for the first time during his unit’s welcome-home event at the Baton Rouge airport in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. The 2228th, based at Camp Beauregard in Pineville, Louisiana, returned from a 365-day deployment from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, where they conducted security operations in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. (Army National Guard photo by Sgt. Michael Farrar, 241st Mobile Public Affairs Detachment)

BATON ROUGE, La. –Soldiers of the Louisiana National Guard’s 2228th Military Police Company, 773rd … Readmore →

Deployed Guardsmen compete in grueling competition


By Spc. Noshoba Davis, 1021st Engineer Company CAMP ARIFJAN, KUWAIT – A squad of Soldiers from … Readmore →

Yoga builds resiliency for returning Guardsmen, families


By 1st Sgt. Paul Meeker, Louisiana National Guard Reintegration Office NEW ORLEANS – Introductory … Readmore →

Local 256th National Guard unit welcomes new commander


By Cadet Leah McPeek 256th Infantry Brigade Combat Team Public Affairs … Readmore →

La. Guard participates in annual disaster response exercise


Coordinating agencies conduct joint training throughout state   By Staff Sgt. Denis B. Ricou, … Readmore →

Monroe’s 528th Eng. Bn. dominates brigade competition


Fraley, Neece move on to state competition   By 1st Lt. Amie E. Bashant 528th Eng. Bn. … Readmore →

Belize looks to La. Guard to create its own at-risk youth program


By 2nd Lt. Rebekah Malone Louisiana National Guard Public Affairs Office PINEVILLE, La. –The … Readmore →

LANG Yellow Ribbon events evolve with changing needs


  More than 15,000 Louisiana Guardsmen & family members benefit since 2008 By 1st … Readmore →