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Fort Huachuca Exchange celebrates 120 years with host of savings

Posted July 17, 2015 by AAFES release

In 1895, the War Department issued General Order 46 directing commanders to establish an exchange at every post. Since then, exchanges have faithfully served alongside Service members wherever they are called to serve. Today, whether at Kuwait or Keesler, troops and their families know the Army & Air Force Exchange Service is there. On July…

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Firefighters share common mission

Posted July 17, 2015 by Natalie Lakosil

Fort Huachuca is supported by three firehouses and more than 45 fire personnel to help keep the installation safe.

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Become a junior cave scientist at Coronado Cave

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A 40-foot descent over slick boulders is required to reach the cave floor. Coronado National Memorial now offers a Junior Cave Scientist program at the park. Kids can complete a booklet and explore Coronado Cave to earn their Junior Cave Scientist badge. Park staff are looking for young speleologists to become junior rangers. In the…

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Fort Huachuca Soldier saves family from burning home

Posted July 10, 2015 by Stephanie Caffall

Sgt. 1st Class Joshua Olson, Charlie Company, 2-13th Aviation Regiment, received an Army Achievement Medal for informing an unaware family of five their house was on fire, helping them to safety recently. Driving down Highway 90 on May 29, Olson noticed something out of the ordinary: flames coming out of the front of a home….

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Southwest Wings festival offers something for everyone

Posted July 10, 2015 by Special to The Scout

Southwest Wings Birding and Nature Festival will host its 24th annual festival July 29 through Aug. 1 featuring more than 30 free programs and events for all age groups.

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RWBAHC welcomes new top doc to command

Posted July 2, 2015 by Lisa Tourtelot

Soldiers, family and friends gathered at Brown Parade Field at Fort Huachuca, Ariz., for the Raymond W. Bliss Army Health Center change of command ceremony June 29, 2015. After two years, Col. Lance Raney relinquished his command to Lt. Col. Edgar Arroyo in an early morning ceremony on the storied parade field.

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305th Military Intelligence Battalion Change of Command Ceremony

Posted July 2, 2015 by Stephanie Caffall

Incoming Commander, Lt. Col. Jorge A. Arredondo, takes command of the 305th Military Intelligence Battalion during the passing of the colors at the change of command ceremony Friday.   Fort Huachuca’s 305th Military Intelligence Battalion hosted a change of command ceremony June 26 at Chaffee Parade Field. Outgoing Battalion Commander, Lt. Col. Adam J. Boyd,…

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Cochise County Outlaws perform with a special guest performer

Posted July 2, 2015 by Natalie Lakosil

The Cochise County Outlaws, 62nd Army Rock Band, performed for advanced individual training students in a special concert at Eifler Fitness Center on June 27.

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Keep your summer cool at Irwin Pool

Posted July 2, 2015 by Stephanie Caffall

With temperatures rising, Fort Huachuca’s Irwin Pool is an inviting way to keep the Family cool this summer. The pool is open through Labor Day. Currently, water temperatures are comfortable.

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HT-JCOE commanders change during June 19 ceremony

Posted June 26, 2015 by Natalie Lakosil

More than 75 people were in attendance as outgoing Commander Col. John Boucher, Human Intelligence Training Joint Center of Excellence, passed the command responsibility on to incoming Commander Col. Travis Phillips, during their change of command ceremony on Brown Parade Field June 19.

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