Starting this month, the U.S. military will utilize breathalyzer tests at Marine bases to combat the high rates of reported alcohol use among troops. The new policy subjects Marines to twice yearly random tests, and depending on the results, a positive test could result in referrals for additional testing, screening, or medical evaluations. The new policy aims to improve the overall health of the troops and to reduce the incidence of alcohol abuse among military personnel. This new policy will […]
The Governor and Governor-Elect visited military bases together on Friday, December 14, 2012. The visits highlight the contributions the military community has made to North Carolina and the Nation and served to reemphasize leadership’s commitment to support these communities. Click for details on the visit to Fort Bragg, Camp Lejeune, and Seymour Johnson Air Force Base.