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La. Guard Airmen welcomed home following deployment

Airmen from the Louisiana Air National Guard’s 159th Security Forces Squadron, returned home from a five-month deployment to a welcome home event at Louis Armstrong International Airport in Kenner, La. on August 7, 2014. The unit was deployed to Kuwait in support of Operation Enduring Freedom, where they provided operational support, strategic readiness, and fostered host-nation relations.  (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Dan Farrell, 159th Fighter Wing Public Affairs Office/Released)

 By 2nd Lt Larissa Lambert, 159th Fighter Wing Public Affairs Office     KENNER, La. – Airmen from the 159th Security Forces Squadron, Louisiana Air National Guard, returned home from a five-month deployment during a welcome-home event in New Orleans, La., Aug 7. The Airmen were greeted by family, friends and co-workers when they arrived at Louis Armstrong International Airport. “We … Readmore →

La. Guardsman returns from deployment, surprises daughter at Kids’ AT

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  NEW ORLEANS - Louisiana National Guardsman Staff Sgt. Jeremy Marks of the 844th Engineer … Readmore →

La. Guard welcomes home Soldiers from overseas

Louisiana National Guardsman Spc. Cornelius Williams of Mansfield, La., is greeted with a warm hug from girlfriend Sharell Jenkins of Alexandria, La. Williams deployed with the 1021st Engineer Company, 205th Engineer Battalion, in support of Operation Enduring Freedom to Kuwait. The engineers conducted vertical construction operations including building concrete, plumbing and electrical systems during a 10-month deployment. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by 1st Lt. Rebekah Malone, Louisiana National Guard Office Public Affairs/Released)

NEW ORLEANS – The Louisiana National Guard’s 844th Engineer Company and 1021st Engineer Company … Readmore →

La. Guard’s 528th Engineer Battalion deploys to Kuwait

MONROE, La. – Deploying Soldiers recite the Soldier’s Creed at a deployment ceremony for the Louisiana National Guard’s 528th Engineer Battalion, 225th Engineer Brigade, at the University of Louisiana’s Fant- Ewing Coliseum in Monroe, La., June 3, 2014. The battalion is beginning a yearlong deployment to Kuwait in support of Operation Enduring Freedom, where they will provide command and control of vertical and horizontal construction missions and projects, to include maintaining and upgrading base camps and road networks. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Spc. Joshua Barnett, 241st Mobile Public Affairs Detachment/RELEASED)

Family and friends bid farewell to deploying Soldiers By Spc. Joshua Barnett, 241st Mobile Public … Readmore →

Yoga builds resiliency for returning Guardsmen, families

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

LANG Yellow Ribbon events evolve with changing needs

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

La. Guard welcomes home Soldiers from overseas

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BATON ROUGE, La. – The Louisiana National Guard’s 205th Engineer Battalion and the 922nd Engineer … Readmore →

Suicide Prevention Awareness Video

Suicide Prevention Video

September is Suicide Prevention Awareness month. Suicide is a major public health problem. This … Readmore →

La. First Lady awards military youth leader for service

By 1st Sgt. Paul Meeker, LANG Reintegration Office Public Affairs   NEW ORLEANS – The First … Readmore →

Louisiana Guard’s 844th Engineers receive fond farewell

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Louisiana National Guard’s Public Affairs Office   PINEVILLE, La. –Family and friends … Readmore →