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Alpha Troop Chili Cookoff

Recon paratroopers of 5th Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment held a chili cookoff Tuesday, February 13th to determine the top recipe in the troop!  Staff Sgt. Antwon Jones won the cook off though his competition was quite hearty and tasty.

Panther Volunteers Recognized for Service

Volunteers from the Panther Family were recognized for their dedication with the Iron Mike Award for Volunteer Service in a January 31 ceremony on Fort Bragg. Mrs. Savannah Walker from 5th Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment, third from the left, received the Iron Mike Silver Star for completing over 750 volunteer hours.

Senior Parachutist Wings Presented to Two Panthers

Two paratroopers assigned to the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division earned their Senior Parachutist Wings January 26th.

Sergeant 1st. Class Brian K Souders of Company A, 2nd Battalion 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment and Staff Sgt. Jones of 5th Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment were both earned the distinguished honor.

PantherFamily, we congratulate Sergeant 1st. Class Brian K. Souders of Company A, 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment on earning his Senior Parachutist Wings January 26. Here, he is pinned by Capt. Matthew Risenmay.
#Panthers, join us in congratulating Staff Sgt. Jones of A Troop, 5th Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment on earning his Senior Parachutist Badge tonight! #Airborne #AllTheWay!