Phelps rejoins Alaska Army National Guard
Sgt. Michael Phelps signs back up with the National Guard after a 10-year break in military service. Phelps returns with the "Try One Option." He only has to serve one year and keeps his status that he once had with the National Guard - meaning the same pay grade and years of service.
Antonio enlists in state Army National Guard
Edward Antonio of Juneau has enlisted in the Alaska Army National Guard as a health care specialist. He will attend 26 weeks of physically and mentally challenging training at Fort Jackson, S.C., and then further training at Fort Sam Houston in San Antonio, Texas.