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April 12, 2013

Fort hosts annual Holocaust observance

The Military Equal Opportunity Office in conjunction with the U.S. Army Intelligence Center of Excellence invites the public to participate in a Days of Remembrance observance at 1 p.m. Tuesday in Fitch Auditorium here.

Dr. Samuel Caron, a psychologist at the Raymond W. Bliss Army Health Center, will address this year’s theme, “Never Again: Heeding the Warning Signs.”
This year’s theme is a challenge to think about what might motivate people to respond to warning signs of genocide today.

“Memory is what shapes us. Memory is what teaches us. We must understand that’s where our redemption is,” says Holocaust survivor Estelle Laughlin.
History teaches that genocide can be prevented if people care to act. The response to hatred does matter and together communities can fulfill the promise of “Never Again.”

Congress established the Days of Remembrance in 1980 as the nation’s annual commemoration of the Holocaust. This year, Days of Remembrance are observed April 7-14.




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Fort hosts Month of Military Child carnival celebration

Cody Bosley, with Copper Counties U.S. Bowling Conference, teaches Benjamin Winkle, 9, how to properly bowl a bowling ball on Saturday as part of the military child carnival at Thunder Mountain Activity Centre. Copper Counties ...
 
 

FMWR Briefs – April 17, 2015

Right Arm Night — don’t miss out The next Right Arm Night is set to start at 4 p.m. today at Thunder Mountain Activity Centre. Enjoy free finger foods, a pay-as-you-go bar, and win prizes in several drawings and contests. The theme for this RAN will be “bike night,” and feature bike-related contests. Right Arm...
 
 

News Briefs – April 17, 2015

Range closures announced Today: T1, T2, T3, L, P, U, U1, Q, V1, V, Z Saturday: T1, T2, T3, L, P, U, U1, Q, V, Z Sunday: T1, T2, T3, L, P, U, U1, Q, V, Z Monday: A, B, C, D, E, F, L, P, U, U1, Q, V, Z Tuesday: A, B, C,...
 

 

Community Briefs April 17, 2014

Steak Fry at VFW The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9972 will host a Steak Fry 5:30-7:30 p.m. today at 549 Veterans Drive, Sierra Vista. The dinner will feature an 8-oz. steak with onions and mushrooms, baked potato, corn, western beans, dinner roll and salad. Cost is $9 for members and $10 for guests. This...
 
 

News Briefs – April 10, 2015

Range closures announced Today: B,C,D,L,P,Q,U,V,Z,V1 Saturday: K,L,P,Q,U,V,Z,T1,T2,T3 Sunday: L,P,Q,U,V,Z,T1,T2,T3 Monday: L,P,Q,U,V,Z,T1,T2,T3 Tuesday: L,P,Q,U,V,Z,T1,T2,T3 Wednesday: B,C,D,F,H,I,K,L,M,N,P,O,R,S,U,V,Z,T1,T2,T3 Thursday: L,P,Q,U,V,Z,T1,T2,T3 Range closures are subject to daily change. For information, call Range Operations, 520.533.1014, or the Military Police Desk, 520.533.300...
 
 

FMWR Briefs – April 10, 2015

Celebrate Military Children with FMWR Celebrate the “Month of the Military Child” Saturday, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m., at the Thunder Mountain Activity Centre. Activities for the entire family will be available, including games, paintball, giveaways, information booths, horse lead-arounds, free lunch, Barney’s Backyard Barnyard Petting Zoo and more. Authorized FMWR patrons may also register...
 




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