Category Archives: Community Relations

Tonight’s the Night! Come Celebrate at our Trunk or Treat!

Tonight is the night!  Come enjoy a free, family-friendly celebration of the fall season and Halloween holiday at the 3rd Brigade Trunk or Treat!


A map of the night’s festivities. Click to download a full-size one onto your device.

Enjoy trunk-or-treating, a haunted aid station, games and a killer pot-luck this evening!

The Panther Family Potluck is tonight! Click to learn more.

Festivities begin at 5PM and last until 8PM.  We hope to see you there!

Congratulations to this Quarter’s Iron Mike Award Recipients!

We congratulate three members of the Panther Family who were recognized Wednesday, October 24th at the Fort Bragg Iron Mike Awards!

The Iron Mike Awards recognize volunteers for their efforts to improve the quality of life for paratroopers and their families on Fort Bragg

Mrs. Jeanette Turner, second from left, of 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment was recognized with the Iron Mike Pin for contributing over 300 hours of volunteer service.
Mrs. Candice Reilly, second from the left, of 1st Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment was recognized with the Bronze Star for over 500 hours of volunteer service.
Mrs. Bonnie Weber, second from the left, was recognized with the Silver Star for contributing over 750 volunteer hours.

Panther Recon Paratroopers Volunteer at Urban Ministry

Panther Recon paratroopers and their family members from the 5th Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment spent their Saturday morning volunteering at a local Fayetteville Ministry.

The paratroopers and family members spent the morning of Saturday, September 8th volunteering at the Fayetteville Urban Ministry.

Organized by the Battalion Chaplain, Capt. Oleksandr Ishchuk, the volunteer effort focused on completing much-needed yardwork around the building and interior painting.The volunteer effort strengthened the existing partnership between the Fayetteville Urban Ministry and 5-73 CAV while preparing the building and grounds for the holiday season.