World War II veterans Jack Engleman, right, and Willard Baker share a story Wednesday afternoon at Westpark Village.
Abena Lane, an ROTC cadet at MSUB, visits with World War II veterans, from left, Jack Engleman, Willard Baker and Al Litle on Wednesday afternoon at Westpark Village. The veterans had all flown on the Honor Flight and told their stories of the experience to five ROTC cadets who will be raisi…
Cody Fryxell receives and gives his first salute as an officer during a ROTC commissioning ceremony Friday at Montana State University Billings. At right is Staff Sgt. Michael Williams.
Montana State University Billings student Jacob Ciesielczyk was commissioned as a second lieutenant during a Friday ROTC ceremony.
Amanda Newman pins second lieutenant shoulder boards on her husband, Travis Newman, during a ROTC commissioning ceremony Friday at Montana State University Billings. Newman is the first Rocky Mountain College student to be commissioned since the ROTC program returned to Billings five years ago.
Travis Newman, left, takes the Administration of Oath of Office during a commissioning ceremony for the ROTC program Friday at Montana State University Billings. At right is Capt. Janel Wiese.
Travis Newman watches a slideshow with his wife, Amanda, during the Montana State University Billings- Rocky Mountain College Army Reserve Officers Training Corps spring commissioning ceremony Friday.
Cadet Jacob Huber, right, with the University of Montana Reserve Officer Training Corps, was in charge of handing out M-4 carbines Friday morning to 120 members of the combined Grizzly Battalion training at Lubrecht Experimental Forest. Cadet Jack Chmelyk, also with the UM ROTC program, sign…
The annual Montana State University Billings Cadet Corps benefit dinner opens at 6 p.m. March 21 at the Billings Depot, 2310 Montana Ave. Proceeds will primarily benefit the organization, with part of the money benefiting Big Sky Honor Flight.
On a bitter cold Sunday morning, cadets in the ROTC program at Montana State University Billings stayed warm in a run from Laurel to Billings to mark Veterans Day and recognize the sacrifice made by the nation's armed forces.
Tyler Murray and Adam Somers, ROTC cadets at Montana State University Billings, start a 50-mile run at the Yellowstone County Veterans Cemetery at 6 a.m. Sunday. Team members are running for 12 hours in a relay that will end with a barbecue at the Billings Armed Forces Reserve Center on Gabe…
Thomas Gerrity talks to nilpotent cadets about West Point at the Armed Forces Academy Day at the Armed Forces Reserve Center in Billings on Saturday.
Carmel Finch talks to Lyn Cooper, his mother, Susan Cooper, and Kera McDowell about Navy ROTC at the Armed Forces Academy Day on Saturday.
Lt. Col Kurt Klewin talks to Laurel High freshman Ian Novasio about the Air Force Academy during the Armed Forces Academy Day on Saturday at the Armed Forces Reserve Center in Billings.
Standing stiffly at attention in front of dozens of loved ones and fellow cadets, eyes focused straight ahead, then-cadet Joel Grinder did something nobody has done in nearly 20 years.
Cody Fryxell and Travis Light take notes during a class for Army ROTC students at Montana State University Billings.
Chris Lindgren takes notes during ROTC class at Montana State University Billings.
When ROTC cadets carrying dummy weapons generated panic and a 30-minute lockdown at Montana State University Billings last spring, the company worried that its image had been tarnished.
Keeping one eye on the approaching rain clouds and another on the ground, ROTC cadets from Montana State University Billings spent the early hours Friday picking up trash at Swords Park.
Borhan runs sprints during training with Sgt. 1st Class Glenn Myers of the National Guard. Borhan imigrated to the U.S. in 1991 after living in Rome, Italy; Nigeria; and the African Congo. He graduated from Central Catholic High in 1993.