U.S. Army Spc. Carson Cato, an infantryman with the Cumming-based Alpha Company, 3rd Battalion, 121st Infantry Regiment, 48th Infantry Brigade Combat Team directs patients to receive COVID-19 vaccinations, Feb. 22, 2021, at a mass vaccination site in Clarkesville, Georgia. The Georgia National Guard is assisting Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency at four COVID-19 mass vaccination sites across the state. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Spc. Rydell Tomas)
Georgia National Guard provides support to vaccination sites
By Capt. Bryant Wine | Feb. 22, 2021
The Georgia National Guard began a new assignment on Feb. 22, 2021, as the COVID-19 response effort

U.S. Air Force Brig. Gen. Konata Crumbly, director of the joint staff for the Georgia National Guard, speaks to virtual and in-person spectators during the Georgia National Guard's Black History Month Ceremony, Feb. 10, 2021, at Clay National Guard Center in Marietta, Georgia. Crumbly was the keynote speaker for the event. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Cpl. Isaiah Matthews)
Georgia National Guard Celebrates Black History Month 2021
By Cpl. Isaiah Matthews | Feb. 10, 2021
The Georgia National Guard observed Black History month with a “Black History: An American History”

Georgia Army National Guard Col. Barry Simmons receives his new rank from his wife Michelle and daughter Allison during a promotion ceremony at the Clay National Guard Center in Marietta, Ga. Jan. 19, 2021.
Chief Information Officer of the Ga. ARNG Promoted to Colonel
By Maj. William Carraway | Jan. 20, 2021
Family, friends and service members of the Georgia Department of Defense gathered in the drill hall

Command Sergeant Major Matthew Marks accepts the ceremonial noncommissioned officer’s sword from Maj. Gen. Tom Carden, Adjutant General of the Ga. Department of Defense symbolizing his assumption of responsibility as the organizations senior enlisted leader during a ceremony January 8, 2021 in Marietta, Ga. as Outgoing Senior Enlisted Leader, Command Sergeant Major Roy Marchert, observes (right).
New Senior Enlisted Leader for the Ga. Department of Defense
By Maj. William Carraway | Jan. 8, 2021
U.S. Army Command Sgt. Maj . Matthew Marks assumed responsibility as the senior enlisted leader of

U.S. Army Spc. Rachel Novotny, a combat medic with the Georgia Army National Guard's Winder-based Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Battalion, 121st Infantry, Regiment, accepts a leadership award for her performance during Grady Memorial Hospital’s Emergency Medical Services Advanced Emergency Medical Technician course, Dec. 16, 2020, at Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia. The 10-week course broadens and tests the knowledge base of the medics. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Cpl. Isaiah Matthews)
Georgia Guardsmen graduate from Grady medical technician course
By Spc. Isaiah Matthews | Dec. 16, 2020
U.S. Army Soldiers and U.S. Air Force Airmen of the Georgia National Guard graduated from Grady