The Army Is Going All-In on Food Kiosks as Base Dining Facilities Struggle

Soldiers with the 3rd Infantry Division shop at the Culinary Outpost Kiosk at Fort Stewart, Ga.

The Army is doubling down on its so-called food kiosks on bases, a small setup in which soldiers can take snacks on the go, but the increased reliance has sparked concerns. The kiosks are generally designed to serve 1,000 soldiers a day and offer an alternative or a supplemental food source apart from traditional dining […]

Second Fort Jackson Drill Sergeant Found Dead on Base This Month

U.S. Army drill sergeants campaign hat hangs atop a post

For the second time in less than two weeks, a drill sergeant at Fort Jackson, South Carolina, has been found dead. Staff Sgt. Zachary Melton, 30, a drill sergeant with 1st Battalion, 34th Infantry Regiment, was found Saturday in his vehicle on the installation after he didn’t report to work. He was pronounced dead at […]