Sept. 19, 2016
Former DSCP commander to gain fourth star, command AMC
Congress has confirmed Army Lt. Gen. Gustave Perna, former Defense Supply Center Philadelphia commander, to be appointed to the rank of general.
Sept. 16, 2016
Former POW survived by following code of conduct
Nothing meant more in captivity than seeing the American flag, a former prisoner of war said about his experience during a POW/MIA Remembrance Ceremony Sept.15 at NSA Philadelphia.
Sept. 15, 2016
Employees share stories of strength during Resiliency Day
Beating cancer, overcoming a fire, getting fit. Three employees shared their stories of strength in the face of adversity with coworkers during DLA Troop Support’s Resiliency Day.
NPM event focuses on workplace preparedness
It is important to be prepared for an emergency because you never know when a disaster will strike, an emergency management officer said at DLA Troop Support’s annual National Preparedness Month event Sept. 8
Sept. 8, 2016
As school year begins, Subsistence continues produce support for students
As another school year starts, DLA Troop Support is set to provide fresh produce for students at approximately 12,000 schools throughout the U.S. In a partnership with the USDA, Subsistence provides produce to schools in 48 states.
Sept. 2, 2016
‘Don’t wait, communicate’ during National Preparedness Month
National Preparedness Month serves as a reminder that we all must take action to prepare, now and throughout the year, for the types of emergencies that could affect us where we live, work and visit.
Aug. 30, 2016
Rosa Parks' heroics celebrated at Women's Equality Day event
An actress portraying Civil Rights heroine Rosa Parks described voting as an integral part of being an American citizen during a Women’s Equality Day event Aug. 24 at Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support.
Aug. 29, 2016
Chaplain talks life after combat during PTSD workshop
A Pennsylvania Army National Guard chaplain spoke to Troop Support employees to help them better understand PTSD during a workshop Aug. 25. “I think everyone who has been to combat comes back different,” said Lt. Col. Douglas Etter.
Aug. 22, 2016
Training helps ensure troops receive quality clothing items
Approximately 20 quality assurance representatives from the Defense Contract Management Agency visited DLA Philadelphia Aug. 5 as part of a required two-week training, C&T Technical Support Branch supervisor Elizabeth Roland said.
Aug. 17, 2016
Troop Support NCOs keep kids active at Philly Play Summer Challenge
Local children climbed walls and crawled under trucks with help from noncommissioned officers at Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support and other military personnel during an active play event Aug. 10 in Northeast Philadelphia.