Showing: 1-20 of 43

Indiana National Guard

National Guard welcomes two state of the art choppers to Gary facility

National Guard welcomes two state of the art choppers to Gary facility

GARY | The Indiana National Guard on Monday officially welcomed two new helicopters housed in Gary that are equipped with the latest technology to help with a host of local missions

May 05, 2014 10:00 pm Photos

Photos

Indiana National Guard receives 2 LUH-72  helicopters

Indiana National Guard receives 2 LUH-72 helicopters

The Indiana National Guard introduced the UH-72, right, during a briefing at the Army Aviation Support Facility at Gary/Chicago International Airport. The UH-72, nicknamed the Lakota, is designed to perform a variety of missions. The UH-72 replaces the OH-58, seen at left.

May 05, 2014 6:01 pm
Indiana National Guard receives 2 LUH-72  helicopters

Indiana National Guard receives 2 LUH-72 helicopters

Retired Col. Ted Mickevicius, left dellivers the keys and log book for the Indiana National Guard's new UH-72 to Brig. Gen. Brian Copes on Monday during a ceremony for the new helicopter at the Army Aviation Support Facility at Gary/Chicago International Airport. The UH-72, nicknamed the Lak…

May 05, 2014 6:01 pm
Indiana National Guard receives 2 LUH-72  helicopters

Indiana National Guard receives 2 LUH-72 helicopters

Indiana National Guard's Maj. Chuck Yingst speaks Monday at the Army Aviation Support Facility at Gary/Chicago International Airport during a Fielding Ceremony & Capabilities Briefing for the Guard's two new LU H-72A Lakota helicopters.

May 05, 2014 5:42 pm
MARC CHASE: Help foster region's proudest of traditions

MARC CHASE: Help foster region's proudest of traditions

Military volunteerism is one of the proudest traditions permeating region and state history since Indiana's infancy.

April 17, 2014 12:00 am
Program seeks to match veterans with employers

Program seeks to match veterans with employers

During the recent snowstorms, the Indiana National Guard was out in full force helping residents.

March 11, 2014 7:45 pm

GOP senators remind Hoosiers state agencies still open

INDIANAPOLIS | The day after a national poll found just 24 percent of Americans have a positive opinion of the Republican Party, many GOP state senators sent constituents email reminders that Indiana's government remains open for business.

October 11, 2013 7:40 pm
GUEST COMMENTARY: Indiana can weather federal shutdown

GUEST COMMENTARY: Indiana can weather federal shutdown

As the federal government shutdown enters its second week, Hoosiers should know Indiana will be able to mitigate the impact and continue to meet our obligations to those who support our National Guard and to our most vulnerable citizens.

October 09, 2013 12:00 am Photos

Photos

Related

Related

EDITORIAL: Raise your hands for razing buildings

Lake County Sheriff John Buncich has joined Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson's call for the state to help raze 10,000 abandoned buildings in the city. Those two voices need others locally to form a chorus of support for the effort.

September 25, 2013 12:00 am
Emotional sendoff for Afghanistan deployment

Emotional sendoff for Afghanistan deployment

WOLCOTT | It was a picture perfect fall day for a family gathering, complete with cupcakes and photographs.

September 17, 2013 6:00 pm Photos

Photos

GUEST COMMENTARY: Two meetings aren't enough for school safety

GUEST COMMENTARY: Two meetings aren't enough for school safety

When I talk with parents of school-age children, their No. 1 concern is school safety.

August 21, 2013 12:00 am

Folds of Honor to welcome home 713th engineers

VALPARAISO | The Folds of Honor Foundation will have fireworks and a concert Aug. 31 in Central Park Plaza to honor first responders and welcome home the Indiana National Guard's 713th engineers company.

August 17, 2013 7:45 pm
DOUG ROSS: Gary turns to old ideas for new help

DOUG ROSS: Gary turns to old ideas for new help

This is a story of bipartisanship, of partnerships, of Bayh partnerships. It is a tale of helping the needy. And Gary needs help. In many forms.

July 19, 2013 12:00 am Related
BRIAN HOWEY: The nexus of military assault, suicide

BRIAN HOWEY: The nexus of military assault, suicide

The wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are either over or winding down, but the specters of death and justice have taken a disturbing new tandem twist this year with the issues of U.S. military suicides and sexual assaults within the ranks.

June 23, 2013 12:00 am
Police: Guardsman threatened to blow up home of officer

Police: Guardsman threatened to blow up home of officer

VALPARAISO | A LaPorte man, who is member of the Indiana National Guard, was arrested Wednesday afternoon at the Valparaiso National Guard Armory after he threatened to blow up the home of a superior, police said.

May 16, 2013 2:15 pm

Sequester leads to furloughs, project delays at Indiana National Guard

INDIANAPOLIS | The Indiana National Guard felt the first pinch Monday as federal budget cuts known as the sequester began to take their toll on Hoosiers.

March 04, 2013 7:30 pm
Home ice feels good to daughter and dad

Home ice feels good to daughter and dad

December 16, 2012 12:00 am

Pence picks new Homeland Security director; keeps 4 Daniels agency leaders

INDIANAPOLIS | Gov.-elect Mike Pence on Thursday selected a former Indiana State Police commander to lead the Indiana Department of Homeland Security and retained several of Gov. Mitch Daniels' state agency heads.

December 13, 2012 8:34 pm
Quilts of Valor help heal wounds of war

Quilts of Valor help heal wounds of war

MERRILLVILLE | A sea of red, white and blue quilts greeted World War II, Vietnam and Afghanistan war veterans Saturday at the Radisson Hotel at Star Plaza.

December 08, 2012 7:05 pm Photos

Photos

Service honors brave who preserved land of free

Service honors brave who preserved land of free

LEROY | About 100 people attending Saturday's service honoring veterans at Stoney Run County Park were urged to contact their congressmen to end the budget deadlock that could affect funding for veterans' services.

November 10, 2012 8:32 pm
activate-button-3
Follow The Times

Featured Businesses

Poll

Loading…

Do you blame railroads for blocking the Gary/Chicago International Airport expansion?

View Results