Decatur High JROTC Cadets have a military signing day and 5 take the oath of enlistment with LTC (R) Paul Reeves a Korean and Vietnam War Veteran.
Army JROTC Cadets and Alumni from Decatur HS serve as pallbearers at the request of a local hero SGT George F. Mills and his family. SGT George Mills was a WW 2 Veteran and former POW who was a close fried and mentor to the JROTC Cadets. SGT Mills awarded over 200 medals to North Alabama JROTC Cadets until he passed away at the age of 100 years.
Army JROTC Instructors: Motivated to Make a Difference Check out this amazing video put together by Mr. Quintin Howard. JROTC is near and dear to his heart as his son West Point Graduate and former JROTC Cadet at Mobile at Murphy High School. Hooah! Check out the video HERE
In June 2021 Army Cadets gathered for the JROTC Leadership Academy. Check out the amazing opportunities our cadets experienced. From learning to work together to learning new skills, this was a unique training opportunity for cadets.
Alabama JROTC wishes to congratulate WP Davidson High NJROTC Executive officer Capt. Jacerrey LEWIS for his promotion to SY 2021-22 Mobile County Public School System Joint Army Navy JROTC Staff. Congratulations for this remarkable achievement and continued commitment to Alabama JROTC.
Russell County had a great experience this summer in Washington DC participating in the annual National Competition July 19-23, 2021. Out of the 3100 programs nationally 40 were selected to compete in person for the national event. The Russell Country Team consisted of White, Alexis Hopkins, Devin Neal, and Victoria Villanueva). The competition included team and individual tasks, including out of the box thinking, Leadership Reaction Courses, Leadership in US History, and problem solving. During the 2020-2021 academic year CSM Jones organized and trained JROTC JLAB Academic and Leadership teams. Both teams competed and won regional and Brigade level competitions, thus [...]
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. [...]
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 [...]