Midlands Military Matters

Fort Jackson set to welcome New Commanding General

Fort Jackson welcomes Brig. Gen. Jason Kelly as the new commanding general

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–Fort Jackson will soon welcome a new commanding general. According to Fort officials, the Army Training Center and Fort Jackson will host a change of command ceremony Aug. 31 to welcome Brigadier General Jason E. Kelly as its new commanding general. Kelly will become the 53rd commanding general for Fort Jackson. Fort officials say Kelly will assume command from…

Military Matters: Fort Jackson signs partnership agreement with SC as part of the PaYS program

The PaYS Program is a partnership between the Army and a cross section of private industry, academia and state and local public institutes

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– In tonight’s Military Matters, Fort Jackson is partnering with the state of South Carolina to help soldiers prepare for careers after the U.S. Army. It is part of the U.S. Army’s Partnership for your Success program or PaYS. Through the program, soldiers are guaranteed up to five job interviews when their time in the service is complete….