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Aerotech News is no longer publishing The Fort Huachuca Scout

Posted July 28, 2015 by

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FINAL ISSUE: Scout newspaper prints final edition after more than 61 years

Posted July 24, 2015 by Angela Camara

Times are changing. Gone are the days when a kid stood on the corner waving the newspaper and crying out the latest headline. Gone are the days when news could wait until the presses had finished rolling. Today news is instantaneous. We are checking our smart phones, tablets and computers via Wi-Fi for the latest…

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Scout on the Street

Posted July 24, 2015 by

Joan Vasey Managing Editor As managing editor of The Fort Huachuca Scout for the last eight years, I’ve seen a lot of transitions as military and civilian personnel have come and gone, including Scout reporters. Threaded throughout the paper over the past years, articles about “changes” have been key focal points, from advances in Soldier…

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Plan now for gate changes beginning Aug. 3

Posted July 24, 2015 by DES release

Significant changes to installation access at Fort Huachuca will begin Aug. 3 including a return to the original gate names and background checks for all individuals 18 years and older without an approved form of DOD identification. What is now known as the Main Gate, will return to its historical name, Buffalo Soldier Gate, and…

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Help wanted: Enlisted aides in valued roles for Army leaders

Posted July 24, 2015 by Lora Strum

Julianne E. Cochran An Enlisted Aide Training Course instructor shows a student the specifics of setting up a general officer’s uniform during a practical exercise. WASHINGTON – Enlisted aides are considered an elite group of staff sergeants and sergeants first class, whose organizational, technical and interpersonal skills are valued among the general officers with whom…

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Vacation Bible School attracts 130 attendees this year

Posted July 24, 2015 by Stephanie Caffall

Stephanie Caffall From left, Trey Roberts, 10, John Pecic, 9, and Kyla gross, 7, hold Bible point signs during snack time. The Bible point on July 16 was God has the power to forgive. Fort Huachuca’s Main Post Chapel hosted its annual Vacation Bible School event July 13-17, with the help of approximately 75 volunteers,…

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CWFC supports Fort’s civilian employees

Posted July 24, 2015 by Stephanie Caffall

Fort Huachuca’s Civilian Welfare Fund Council (CWFC) uses the money derived from vending machines to support federal employees. Each month a percentage of the money from post snack and soda vending machines goes into a secured CWFC account to provide morale and recreational activities to civilian employees. According to Carmen Chastain, CWFC president, these activities…

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Hunter unmanned aircraft system ends history here, leaves long legacy

Posted July 17, 2015 by Tanja Linton

Photo courtesy of Richard Grosinsky From that first Hunter unmanned aircraft system training class that graduated here April 27, 1992, to its final flight here July 10, Fort Huachuca’s UAS program continues to build on the visionary legacy of the “Dirty Half Dozen.” It is nearly impossible to imagine modern military operations without unmanned aerial…

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National Hot Dog Month celebrates summertime favorite

Posted July 17, 2015 by Rona S. Hirsch

FORT GEORGE G. MEADE, Md. – From backyard barbecues and ball parks to corner street vendors, hot dogs are such a popular summer food that in 1957 the U.S. Chamber of Commerce designated July as National Hot Dog Month. This year, National Hot Dog Day was celebrated July 23. “It’s a classic,” said Ralph Sigler,…

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Official participation in #GiveThem20 campaign not authorized

Posted July 17, 2015 by SJA release

The Office of the Judge Advocate General has been notified by the DOD Standards of Conduct Office about an online social media campaign titled”#GiveThem20.” The action is supported by, and draws attention to, a national nonprofit organization called American Corporate Partners. The campaign is online at GiveThem20.org. The campaign proposes video recording yourself or a…

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