Florida National Guard

Concealed-Weapon Licenses Fast-Tracked For Military In FloridaFlorida, which already has the most concealed-weapon licenses in the nation, is now fast-tracking the process for active-duty military members and honorably discharged veterans.
Gov. Scott Orders Guard Recruiters To Work From ArmoryFlorida Governor Rick Scott ordered the state's National Guard recruiters to work in nearby armories, following the deadly shooting in Tennessee that killed four marines and one sailor.
Report: Jeb Bush Used Private Email While Fla. Gov. To Discuss Military IssuesJeb Bush reportedly used his private email account when he served as Florida governor to discuss security and military issues.
Scott Names New Adjutant General Of Florida National GuardFlorida Governor Rick Scott has named Brig. Gen. Michael Calhoun as the next adjutant general of the Florida National guard.
Florida High School Football Player Dies At Practice A 14-year old high school football player collapsed during practice Wednesday and later died.
State Leaders Pitch Aggressive "GI Bill"Republican legislative leaders are pitching an aggressive state “GI Bill” that would attract more military veterans to Florida and attract more people to the Florida National Guard.
Scott Announces More Than $2 Million In Grants Spread among projects in Florida, Governor Rick Scott said the state will hand out more than $2 million in grants to aid military installations.
Parade & Free Concert Set To Honor Veterans Just before Veterans Day, the entire community is invited to honor the veterans of the Vietnam War, and all wars, with a parade and free concert Friday.
Furloughs Impacting Nat'l. Guard Preps For Tropical WeatherWhile Washington remains in a standstill thanks to the GOP-forced government shutdown, the panhandle of Florida is preparing for a tropical storm and those preps could be hampered by the freeze in government.
40 Florida Army National Guard Soldiers Return Home It was quite a homecoming for the Florida families of the Florida Army National Guard's 856th Quartermaster Support Company.
Security Never The Same After 9/11The attack on America, September 11th, 2001 broke our hearts, provoked our outrage, and evoked a fear we had never known. The changes in U.S. domestic security were immediate, dramatic and promise to be ever-lasting.