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CFC campaign resumes activity suspended during furlough

Posted October 25, 2013 by Scout reports

With the end of the recent government furlough, the Department of Defense, or DoD, may now resume Combined Federal Campaign activities suspended while the furlough was in place. In a DoD memorandum dated Oct. 17, Susan Yarwood, acting for the Human Resources director, thanked employees for their role in the Department’s effort “to conduct a…

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Fort Huachuca Tax Center plans grand opening

Posted January 10, 2014 by Tax Assistance Center

The Fort Huachuca Tax Assistance Center’s grand opening is scheduled for Jan. 27 at 9 a.m. The TAC is located in Building 22324, Christy Avenue and will operate 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. weekdays, on an appointment basis only. Volunteer tax return preparers are part of the Internal Revenue Service’s Volunteer Tax Assistance Program, or…

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EFMP receives exceptional ACS accreditation score

Posted March 14, 2014 by Maranda Flynn

The Fort Huachuca Exceptional Family Member Program, or EFMP, recently received a perfect score on their portion of the Department of Defense Army Community Service Accreditation, for meeting all Category I standards and receiving full points for all Category II standards. The EFMP is a mandatory enrollment program that works with other military and Civilian…

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D-Day paratrooper remembers historic jump ahead of 70th anniversary

Posted June 5, 2014 by Lisa Ferdinando

Veteran paratrooper Jim “Pee Wee” Martin, who jumped into Normandy on D-Day, returned to coastal France to mark the 70th anniversary of the invasion that changed the course of World War II.

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Senior leaders explain Army’s drawdown plan

Posted August 1, 2014 by David Vergun

David Vergun No commander is happy when notified that a Soldier from his or her command has been identified for early separation. But commanders personally notify those Soldiers and ensure participation in the Soldier for Life Transition Assistance Program. WASHINGTON — The drawdown, particularly involuntary separations, is a huge issue for the Army, officials said,…

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EPG lab here tests most Army GPS technology

Posted October 3, 2014 by Ray Ragan

U.S. Army A test item is subjected to a GPS test at the U.S. Army Electronic Proving Ground during late summer of 2014. USAEPG is one of the few military test ranges that is authorized to test GPS in an open-air setting, using a variety of settings and modeled environments to ensure that tested civilian…

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Intelligence Senior Leader Conference maps out ‘way ahead’

Posted December 19, 2014 by Tanja Linton

Tanja Linton U.S. Army Intelligence Center of Excellence Commander Maj. Gen. Robert Ashley opened the Intelligence Senior Leaders Conference at the Intelligence System Integration Laboratory Dec. 10. Senior intelligence leaders from across the Army attended. Military professionals from across the Army gathered on Fort Huachuca Dec. 10-11 for the Intelligence Senior Leader Conference to map…

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BAH can take you far when living on post

Posted March 6, 2015 by Jolene Cooper

Many Service members across the country should now be aware that the Basic Allowance for Housing, or BAH, rates for 2015 have changed, and for Soldiers assigned to Fort Huachuca, it has decreased drastically. BAH is determined by an array of market analysis reports collected from the surrounding area by a government-hired firm. The changes…

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Operational Camouflage Pattern Army Combat Uniforms available July 1

Posted June 5, 2015 by U.S. Army News Release

U.S. Army Graphic The Operational Camouflage Pattern will be available for purchase in select military clothing sales stores beginning, July 1. WASHINGTON — The Army announced Monday the release of the Operational Camouflage Pattern in Soldier uniforms. The Operational Camouflage Pattern will be available for purchase in select military clothing sales stores beginning, July 1….

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MI to celebrate anniversaries later this month

Posted June 7, 2012 by Scout Reports

On July 1, 2012, the Military Intelligence Branch will celebrate its 50-year anniversary, and the MI Corps will celebrate 25 years of existence. These were two critical developments in the evolution of Army...

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