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TRADOC Army Reserve Instructor of Year awarded at Fort Huachuca

Posted May 15, 2015 by Natalie Lakosil

Natalie Lakosil From left, Brig, Gen. Jason Walrath, 100th Division, and Maj. Gen. A.C. Roper, commanding general of the 80th Training Command, pose for a photograph with U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command Army Reserves Instructor of the Year, Sgt. 1st Class Raymundo Soto, 6th Military Intelligence Battalion/95th Regiment, 1st Brigade, 100th Training Division, who…

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Soldier Life Cycle — three phases help with transition

Posted May 15, 2015 by tomlear

Transitioning from the military takes time, and unfortunately most Service members run out of time by the end of their career. The Department of the Army established the Solider Life Cycle, SLC, to help.

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B Troop hosts ribbon-cutting ceremony for new barn

Posted May 8, 2015 by Stephanie Caffall

Stephanie Caffall From left, in background, Capt. Joshua Hengst, commander of B Troop, 4th U.S. Cavalry (Memorial), and Pete Criscuolo, first sergeant for B-Troop, stand while Sgt. John Payne of B Troop brings his horse into the newly completed barn structure. The barn is located at Buffalo Corral. Fort Huachuca’s B Troop, 4th U.S. Cavalry…

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Survey shows decline in military sexual assaults

Posted May 8, 2015 by Jim Garamone

WASHINGTON — An independent survey confirms the prevalence of sexual assault in the military has dropped, Defense Department officials recently said. Statistics in the 2014 RAND Military Workplace Study show the percentage of active-duty women who experienced unwanted sexual contact during the past year declined from 6.1 percent in 2012 to an estimated 4.3 percent…

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Military Intelligence – Moment in MI history

Posted May 8, 2015 by Lori Tagg

Army Intelligence showcases Medal of Honor recipients U.S. Air Force photo Retired Master Sgt. Roy Benavidez receives his Medal of Honor in 1981 for actions in Vietnam in 1968. The Medal of Honor, the highest award for valor in action against the enemy, was established by Congress in 1861. Originally for enlisted members of the…

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Army Ten-Miler registration now underway

Posted May 8, 2015 by Army News Service

ARLINGTON, Va. — Army Ten-Miler officials announced that priority registration for all U.S. Service members is now underway. Other runners, who have participated in seven or more Army Ten-Miler races, are also able to register now. U.S. Service members must use a “.mil” address to register. Officials will post a searchable database for seven-time or…

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Plan now for gate changes beginning Aug. 3

Posted May 1, 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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Paintball exercise teaches real life training

Posted May 1, 2015 by Natalie Lakosil

Natalie Lakosil Pvt. Tyler Beggett, 305th MI Bn., sets up post in a window in “the village” while trying to overtake his instructors during a battle drill exercise. Students in the 35 Golf course, Alpha Company, 305th Military Intelligence Battalion practiced hands on training April 24 as the final part of their course on Fort…

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A local take on America’s PrepareAthon!

Posted April 24, 2015 by Natalie Lakosil

Over the month of April events have been taking place nationwide to help ensure America’s preparedness in the event of an emergency. America’s PrepareAthon is a grassroots movement that highlights the importance of preparedness for reacting to any sort of emergency situation. “The U.S. Army has teamed up with the Federal Emergency Management Agency, or…

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Mountain Vista Communities announces changes to resident renter’s insurance

Posted April 24, 2015 by Jolene Cooper

The Department of Defense recently adjusted the 2015 Basic Allowance for Housing, or BAH, program by eliminating renters insurance in an effort to slow the growth of certain military pay and benefits in a fair, responsible and sustainable way. Until 2015, renters insurance was always funded as a component of a service member’s BAH. The…

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