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FINAL ISSUE: Scout newspaper prints final edition after more than 61 years

Times are changing. Gone are the days when a kid stood on the corner waving the newspaper and crying out the latest headline. Gone are the days when news could wait until the presses had finished rolling. Today news is instantaneous. We are checking our smart phones, tablets and computers via Wi-Fi for the latest…

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Scout on the Street

Joan Vasey Managing Editor As managing editor of The Fort Huachuca Scout for the last eight years, I’ve seen a lot of transitions as military and civilian personnel have come and gone, including Scout reporters. Threaded throughout the paper over the past years, articles about “changes” have been key focal points, from advances in Soldier…

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Help wanted: Enlisted aides in valued roles for Army leaders

Julianne E. Cochran An Enlisted Aide Training Course instructor shows a student the specifics of setting up a general officer’s uniform during a practical exercise. WASHINGTON – Enlisted aides are considered an elite group of staff sergeants and sergeants first class, whose organizational, technical and interpersonal skills are valued among the general officers with whom…

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Vacation Bible School attracts 130 attendees this year

Stephanie Caffall From left, Trey Roberts, 10, John Pecic, 9, and Kyla gross, 7, hold Bible point signs during snack time. The Bible point on July 16 was God has the power to forgive. Fort Huachuca’s Main Post Chapel hosted its annual Vacation Bible School event July 13-17, with the help of approximately 75 volunteers,…


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Marines, Sailors remember Midway at sea

Posted  June 12, 2015

Marines with the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit and Sailors assigned to the dock landing ship USS Fort McHenry (LSD 43) paid homage to the Battle of Midway during a ceremony while at sea in the Gulf of Aden Saturday.

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FMWR Briefs – June 12, 2015

Posted  June 12, 2015

Free movie returns tomorrow FMWR will present a free Moonlight Movie, “Dinosaur Island” tomorrow at Warrior/Sentinel Field. This is a family-friendly movie that is not rated. The movie starts at dusk. Everyone is encouraged to bring their own blankets and chairs. Free popcorn, hot dogs, water and soft drinks will be provided, while supplies last….

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News Briefs – June 12, 2015

Posted  June 12, 2015

Exchange here sponsoring superhero contest Hasbro, Marvel and the Army & Air Force Exchange Service is offering military shoppers a chance to win a $500 exchange gift card. Exchange customers 18 or older must submit an essay explaining which Marvel superhero is their real life hero most like and why. Essay must be 75 or…

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Missoula Theatre Company works with students to produce play within a week

Posted  June 12, 2015

Young actors and actresses in costume gather for a photo opportunity before the Missoula Children’s Theatre production of the play “Aladdin” at Colonel Johnston Elementary School Saturday night. The MCT arrives on location, holds a casting session for youth and puts on a play within a week. This summer, 56 students, 5 to 18, worked…

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Community Briefs June 12, 2014

Posted  June 12, 2015

Library friends to hold book sale The Friends of the Sierra Vista Library monthly half-price book sale will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at their store adjacent to the Sierra Vista Public Library, 2600 E. Tacoma St. Tombstone to salute Buffalo Soldiers Saturday and Sunday the City of Tombstone will salute…

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Operational Camouflage Pattern Army Combat Uniforms available July 1

Posted  June 5, 2015

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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Language lab dedicated in honor of former NCOA commandant

Posted  June 5, 2015

Natalie Lakosil Friends and Family applaud after Retired Command Sgt. Maj. Jackie Moore’s plaque is unveiled during a language lab dedication ceremony May 29. The lab, Room 162 in Ice Hall, was dedicated to Moore who spent more than 30 years in the U.S. Army and continued to serve Soldiers well into retirement. A former…

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Presidential Proclamation LESBIAN, GAY, BISEXUAL, AND TRANSGENDER PRIDE MONTH, 2015 BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

Posted  June 5, 2015

A PROCLAMATION From the moment our Nation first came together to declare the fundamental truth that all men are created equal, courageous and dedicated patriots have fought to refine our founding promise and broaden democracy’s reach. Over the course of more than two centuries of striving and sacrifice, our country has expanded civil rights and…

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305th Military Intelligence Battalion senior enlisted leaders change

Posted  June 5, 2015

Stephanie Caffall Incoming 305th MI Battalion Command Sergeant Maj. Randy Thomas gives remarks during the change of responsibility ceremony May 29 on Chaffee Parade Field. Fort Huachuca hosted a change of responsibility ceremony for incoming and outgoing 305th Military Intelligence Battalion command sergeants major at Chaffee Parade Field May 29. Outgoing 305th MI Bn. Command…

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SV mayor proclaims May Military, Spouse Appreciation Month

Posted  June 5, 2015

Natalie Lakosil From left, City of Sierra Vista Mayor Rick Mueller reads a proclamation recognizing May as Military and Spouse Appreciation Month to Fort Huachuca’s Spouse of the Year Cynthia Giesecke, military spouse Dorothy Bonisllain, military spouse Allison Hoghes, and Army Community Service Interim Director Maj. Gabriel Mesa, Headquarters and Headquarters Company, U.S. Army Garrison….

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