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Recycling partnership between Fort Huachuca, Sierra Vista continues strong relationship

Posted November 8, 2012 by Maranda Flynn

Mountain Vista Communities has completed its first year of the Fort Huachuca Solid Waste partnership with the City of Sierra Vista Department of Public Works, on July 18. Mountain Vista Communities offers the residents the ability to recycle materials that would otherwise be sent to the landfill. They provide the blue recycle bins to the…

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Fort’s new school liaison officer has solid plan to support students

Posted November 8, 2012 by Beth Bellizzi

With the enthusiasm of a teacher entering the classroom for the first time, Erin Schnitger presented her plan on Tuesday. Schnitger was hired one month ago to be the new Fort Huachuca school liaison officer, or SLO. She gave her initial quarterly Student Transition Response Team briefing at Expanding Horizons Child Development Center to educators,…

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Manual for Courts-Martial goes mobile

Posted November 8, 2012 by Regina Albrecht

The rapid proliferation of smartphones and tablet computers is far-reaching into all facets of the U.S. Army. As technology forges ahead, Soldiers in the battlefield, students in classrooms and now attorneys in military courtrooms are using mobile technologies to support their daily operations. At the request of the U.S. Army Judge Advocate General’s School, Charlottesville,…

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ACS shares news about upcoming events, classes

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ACS hours change on Tuesday New hours of operations for Army Community Service will be in effect starting Tuesday and are as follows: Monday – Wednesday: 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Thursday: 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Friday: 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. Military Family Appreciation Night Military Family Appreciation Night will be held Nov….

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Instructor of the Quarter

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Instructor of the Quarter: Sgt. 1st Class Brandon Kroviak Agency: 2-13th Aviation Regiment Position: 15W Common Core Instructor, platform instruction in a classroom environment. How long at current assignment: 2 years, since Dec. 2010 How long in government service: 14 years, since July 1998 Residence: Tombstone Family: 2 brothers Hobbies: Golf, playing video games Accomplishments:…

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New online game trains youth against cyber attacks

Posted November 8, 2012 by Margaret McBride

WASHINGTON — Worms, viruses, Trojan horses, and spyware: BEWARE! The National Science Center, or NSC, is now training youth to stay safe from cyber attack malware when they’re surfing the Web or using email and cell phones. A new online game called Cyber Swarm Defenders is targeted to 6th – 8th grade students and is…

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New filters installed on library Internet

Posted November 8, 2012 by Victoria Yarbrough

Those who use the WIFI connection or the public computers at the Sierra Vista Public Library, might notice something different. Although the library’s policies on computer use and Internet access have not changed, Internet filters have been applied in order to comply with state and federal laws. The Sierra Vista Public Library provides access to…

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Female body armor named among best inventions by Time Magazine

Posted November 8, 2012 by Bob Reinert

NATICK, Mass. — An innovation that will leave female Soldiers safer and more comfortable on the battlefield was named one of Time Magazine’s “Best Inventions of the Year 2012.” A collaborative effort between the Natick Soldier Research, Development and Engineering Center and Program Executive Office Soldier resulted in an improved outer tactical vest, or IOTV,…

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What do you fear?

Posted November 1, 2012 by Chaplain (Maj.) David Schlichter

As we approach Halloween, I cannot escape noticing symbols of fear portrayed in a fun way. Walk through a housing area and notice the zombies, ghosts, witches and spiders. I recently saw a t-shirt I need to get for my daughter that read, “There is nothing to fear but fear itself … and spiders.” This…

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Strict changes made to Installation Pet Policy

Posted November 1, 2012 by Maranda Flynn

A friendly pet, Copper, is one of the many canine species permitted in Fort Huachuca housing. Like other installations, Fort Huachuca no longer permits certain breeds of dogs often bred for hostile purposes, or exotic and farmland animals, to live in installation housing. Due to the aggressive behavior commonly seen in particular animal breeds and…

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