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June 27, 2020

Soldier hosts 2nd annual Pride run

The month of June is nationally recognized as the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer or Questioning Pride Observance month to commemorate the Stonewall Riots, which spurred the ongoing fight for equal rights and fair justice for LGBTQ+ community members.

May 1, 2020

Evening Story Time for JBLE families

The Fort Eustis Deputy Garrison Chaplain Office volunteers from the chapel’s Protestant and Catholic congregation read bible-based bedtime stories live on the Regimental Memorial Chapel Facebook page during its first virtual Evening Story Time, April 28, 2020.

Feb. 24, 2020

Master Marksman Trainer Course

U.S. Army Soldiers take turns firing the M9 at targets during the Urban Rifle Marksmanship portion of the Master Marksmen Trainer Course at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia, Jan. 27, 2020. The Urban Rifle Marksmanship tests sight alignment, recoil management and transitioning. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Travis Teate)

Feb. 19, 2020

Soldiers test readiness with TOCs

Leaders from the 53rd Movement Control Battalion conducted an area defense field training exercise in an effort to maintain readiness at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia, Feb. 13, 2020.

Feb. 13, 2020

JBLE chaplains celebrate acceptance and unity

The Fort Eustis Deputy Garrison Chaplain Office hosted the annual National Prayer Breakfast for service members and community leaders to celebrate religious freedom through prayer and discussion at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia, Feb. 11, 2020.

Dec. 16, 2019

Groceries for the holidays; taking care of JBLE families

Newport News Public Schools partnered with the Virginia Peninsula Foodbank and the Food Lion Feeds organization to host a holiday food distribution at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia, Dec. 11, 2019.

Dec. 4, 2019

128th Aviation Brigade awards instructor of the year

The 128th Aviation Brigade hosted the Instructor of the Year ceremony to recognize instructors who have demonstrated an accelerated proficiency level of instruction for U.S. Army Advanced Individual Training Soldiers at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia, Nov. 21, 2019.

Nov. 25, 2019

CFFC tours Eustis

Cage Fury Fighting Championship representatives, including CFFC president Robert Haydak, toured Fort Eustis’ Third Port, the 128th Aviation Brigade schoolhouse and the CH-47 Chinook helicopter hangars at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia, Nov. 21, 2019. The mixed martial arts promotion company hosted the CFFC event for the JBLE community, which featured four preliminary fights and six main card fights.

Nov. 5, 2019

JBLE service members pay homage to the Forsvaret

The 7th Transportation Brigade (Expeditionary) conducted the Norwegian Foot March event allowing more than 200 service members to earn the Norwegian Armed Forces skill badge at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia, Oct. 30, 2019.

Oct. 21, 2019

Steps to redemption: A Soldier’s ambition to cross the finish line

Racing through Washington D.C. on an unusually hot and humid autumn day, he spots mile-marker seven. Only three miles left to the finish line. He’s on his own amongst a horde of sweaty runners moving shoulder-to-shoulder, each trying to edge out the person next to them. He’s stranded, shuffling under a blanket of body heat as they charge down the course. In an instant, he’s down.