Central High School NJROTC Red Devil Battalion is proud to announce Johana Garcia is the first cadet in the class of 2021 to enlist in the Navy! Cadet Garcia holds a NJROTC certificate and will graduate boot camp as an E-3 and she was awarded a $2,000 bonus upon signing her enlistment contract. Upon successful completion of her inventory physical fitness test at boot camp she will receive a second $2,000 bonus. Johana has signed her contract to serve as a Logistics Specialist. Major Fenell, USMC (ret) had the honor and privilege of administering Johana’s Oath of Enlistment. A heartfelt [...]
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The Central High School NJROTC Red Devil Battalion is proud to announce Cadet Charles Fields enlisted in the National Guard as a Human Resources Specialist. After completing boot camp Cadet Fields will be promoted to the enlisted grade of E-3, receive a $20,000 bonus, attend Airborne school and will be assigned to the 20th Special Forces unit in Gadsden Alabama. Pictured with Cadet Charles Fields is his recruiter Staff Sergeant Matt Oden.
The Central High School NJROTC Red Devil Battalion is proud to congratulate Cadet Battalion Commander Christopher Snipes on his enlistment in the Army Reserves. Cadet Snipes used his NJROTC credential to enlist as an E-3 and he was awarded a $20,000 signing bonus. In addition he received a $200 GI Bill kicker and will receive $50,000 to pay off his student loan while he attends college at Auburn University. Cadet Snipes enlisted for 6 years, will serve as a Technical Engineer, and ships off to boot camp July 13, 2021 in Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri. [...]
MOBILE COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOL SYSTEM GETS $1 MILLION GRANT FROM NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION FOR JROTC STEM LEADERSHIP ACADEMYTEAMTRI2020-01-17T22:37:25-06:00
The National Science Foundation has awarded a grant of about $1 million to Mobile County Public Schools to fund the JROTC STEM Leadership Academy and study how it helps develop a regional workforce in science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields. “How wonderful that the National Science Foundation is investing in the youth of today and this leadership program through JROTC,” MCPSS Superintendent Martha Peek said. “I could not be prouder of everyone who has been involved in this.” Read the full article here: mcpssthewire.com/?p=3068
The National High School Drill Team Championships (NHSDTC) is one of the nation’s best-known and oldest Junior ROTC (JROTC) competitions. This gathering of top cadets and corps from across the nation, is held annually in Daytona Beach, Florida. The U.S. Army Cadet Command sponsors this event, which has now grown to feature some of the top cadets from all service branches. More than 180,000 cadets, instructors and parents have attended the NHSDTC competition. This year, two schools from Alabama participated in this exciting event – Hazel Green High School and Bob Jones High School. The Navy JROTC Program from Hazel Green High School competed in the 2019 [...]
At the Hands On River Region and Junior League of Montgomery's annual River Region Volunteer of the Year Awards Program, the Lee High School AFJROTC (AL-011) Cadets won the Youth Group Volunteer of the Year Award. This school year, the cadets have dedicated over 2,000 hours to community service epitomizing the USAF Core Value of Service Before Self.
Thompson High School Air Force JROTC partnered with the homeowners association of Silver Creek subdivision in Alabaster to honor veterans. With the assistance of Lt. Col. Doug Crabb, every veteran received a personal greeting, a salute, and a festive red, white, and blue ribbon tied to their mailboxes for Veterans Day. “We wanted the young people to meet these veterans, and we wanted the neighbors to know where our veterans live,” said Silver Creek President Donna Morris. “We think it’s just great for these young people to meet real heroes, and for the veterans to meet these fine young people, [...]
Alabama represented well at the Alabama State “Above The Best” 3-Position Air Rifle Championships. Alabama's league took home 13 medals between Sparkman (8) and Fort Payne (5). Both teams did exceptionally well and their shooters are to be commended. See list of shooters and teams below: - Sparkman’s Hahn indv Gold NRA 3x20; indv Gold NRA 60-shot standing; indv Gold ATB Overall Champion; and indv Silver CMP Cup 3x20 - Sparkman’s Wade indv Bronze NRA 60-shot standing - Sparkman Team 1 Silver NRA 3x20; Team Silver NRA 60-shot standing; Team Bronze CMP Cup 3x20 - Fort Payne Team Gold CMP [...]
The Stanhope Elmore High School JROTC Mustang Battalion placed 10th in the world out of over 1740 JROTC teams worldwide. Team Captain and rising senior, Braden McGee (2nd from the left), was recognized as one of only four cadets in the competition across Navy, Marines, Air Force and Amy that scored a perfect 36 on the ACT. Cadets in photo (from left to right): Rising junior, Brionna Smith, 4.0 GPA. Rising junior, Kayla Holmes, 4.0 GPA. Rising junior, Michael Hale, 3.95 GPA, scored a 32 on the ACT. Rising senior, Braden McGee, 4.3 GPA, scored a perfect 36 of ACT. [...]
On May 22, 612 Auburn High seniors will graduate. Some will immediately enter the work force, and some will start packing their bags for college. For senior Cammy Smith, who has lived in the same house since she was born, the future awaits in West Point, New York. When Smith found out she had been accepted into the prestigious academy earlier this year, she was speechless. If you had asked her if she wanted to attend West Point back in the spring or early fall of last year, she would have likely said no. It wasn't until Lt. Col. Anthony [...]