ountry Music Recording Artist Gary West is partnering with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to remind everyone to “Wear Your Life Jacket” especially during the Labor Day Weekend holiday. He encourages boaters, fishermen, adults and kids to wear your life jacket when boating and recreating at area lakes, to be attentive and to wear a life jacket. Everyone including the media is encouraged to share this Gary West water safety video on social media. For more information go to www.pleasewearit.com. (USACE Video by Mark Rankin)
Taken: 09.02.2016 | Video by Mark Rankin
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Sept. 16, 2016) – Corps of Engineers employees shared their experiences and expertise with students today for Science and Engineering Day at Stratford STEM Magnet High School where they received information about careers in hydropower, navigation, natural resources, water management and emergency operations. The seventh and eighth graders from the Stratford STEM School Lower Campus and high school students toured the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District’s Emergency Command and Control Vehicle and visited several booths featuring Corps’ missions where they asked questions and learned about potential academic and career possibilities. Stephanie Coleman, who helped organize the Corps’...
09.16.2016 | NASHVILLE, TN, US | Story by Leon Roberts