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Congress told Army needs another BRAC round

Posted March 21, 2014 by Gary Sheftick

WASHINGTON — The Army has excess infrastructure that is expensive to maintain. Under a tight budget, funds used to maintain that infrastructure could be better spent on Soldier readiness, officials told lawmakers, Wednesday. Katherine Hammack, assistant secretary of the Army for Installations, Energy and Environment, testified before the House Appropriations Committee, subcommittee on military construction,…

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Mama Bear, two cubs rescued on fort with peaceful ending

Posted June 13, 2014 by Maranda Flynn

Photos by Sgt. 1st Class Kristine Smedley A female bear watches wildlife officials from a tree on Fort Huachuca June 6. A Civilian worker sighted it and two cubs on Christy Avenue while on his way to work that morning. What started off as a typical morning for Fort Huachuca personnel quickly changed when a…

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Military Intelligence – Moment in MI history

Posted August 8, 2014 by Ruth Quinn, Staff Historian

“V” in Vieler stands for Valor; career has unusual twists As the U.S. Army Intelligence Center of Excellence historians prepare to launch a new Military Intelligence Hall of Fame website and modernize the Hall of Fame display in Alvarado Hall, it is our hope that we can reintroduce to the MI Corps some of the…

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FH Soldiers train future generation

Posted October 3, 2014 by Maci Hidalgo

Spc. Tyler Karrin, 111th Military Intelligence Brigade, second from right, and Spc. Robert Brown, 40th Expeditionary Signal Battalion, train Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps students from Tombstone High School at the Honor Guard building on Fort Huachuca Monday. The students learned Honor Guard standard drilling techniques they can use during their JROTC ceremonies.

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CWFC designed to improve employee morale

Posted December 19, 2014 by Annette Gear

There’s an organization on post designed to enhance the quality of life for Fort Huachuca federal Civilian employees during and outside of duty hours. The Civilian Welfare Fund Council, or CWFC, Fort Huachuca, is a Category IV Non-appropriated Fund Instrumentality with proceeds from concessionaire commissions. Its purpose is to manage the Civilian Welfare Funds, or…

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AER college aid for dependent children, spouses

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Army Emergency Relief’s (AER) Maj. Gen. James Ursano Scholarship Program is for dependent children of active-duty, retired and deceased Soldiers. The scholarship program is for full-time students at an undergraduate, technical or vocational institution accredited by the Department of Education and is awarded annually up to four academic years. Funds may be used for tuition,…

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New NCOER expected to more accurately assess Soldiers’ performance

Posted June 5, 2015 by David Vergun

Fort Huachuca training now underway WASHINGTON — On Aug. 1, the secretary of the Army approved the new Non-Commissioned Officer Evaluation Report that will be implemented this September. Training on how to use and fill out the new NCOER is currently underway on Fort Huachuca in four-hour blocks from 8 a.m. to noon and 1…

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Army scientists energize battery research

Posted June 7, 2012 by Story and photo by David McNally

ADELPHI, Md. — Army scientists are squeezing more power from batteries by developing new methods and materials with incredible results. “Our battery group has recently developed some new materials that could potentially increase…

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Pararescuemen jump in, train at Fort Huachuca

Posted August 9, 2012 by Story and photos by Natalie Lakosil

The 48th Rescue Squadron from Davis-Monthan Air Force Base conducted training jumps last week at Fort Huachuca’s East Range.

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Military Intelligence – this week in history: November 1, 2012

Posted November 8, 2012 by

USAICoE Historical Document Collection This is one of the many training products developed for use at the CIC Training School, Chicago, in the early 1940s. CIC School established in Chicago Nov. 10, 1941 The Military Intelligence Division of the US Army established its first substantive school for counterintelligence at the Army War College, Fort McNair,…

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