Featured Headlines

Stephanie Caffall 
Staff Writer Local

Soldiers awarded at Tax Center closing ceremony

Stephanie CaffallStaff Writer At right, Col. Thomas A. Boone, garrison commander, presents Sgt. 1st Class David Talamantes, noncommissioned officer in charge of the Tax Center, the Army Achievement Medal award at the Tax Center’s closing ceremony. Col. Joseph Keeler, staff judge advocate, recognized the Fort Huachuca Tax Center Soldier volunteers at a closing ceremony Friday….

Natalie Lakosil
Staff Writer Local

304th MI Battalion participates in National Denim Day

Natalie LakosilStaff Writer More than 1,000 Soldiers and Cadre participated in the 304th Military Intelligence Battalion Denim Day. They were asked to wear jeans and red or white shirts in support of the event. Denim Day was started in Los Angeles in 1999. More than 1,000 Soldiers from the 304th Military Intelligence Battalion participated in…

Natalie Lakosil Local

Astronaut Mark Kelly Skypes students at CSMS

Natalie Lakosil Caleb Larson, 12, asks Capt. Mark Kelly what the most important thing he had to do to prepare for the twin study mission while skyping Kelly with his classmates on Monday. The sixth grade students at Colonel Smith Middle School could barely sit still as they eagerly waited for astronaut Capt. Mark Kelly…

Natalie Lakosil Army

Paintball exercise teaches real life training

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…

Rodulfo_4.23 Local

CSMS hosts STEAM Night with experiments, art

Colonel Smith Middle School partnered with Colonel Johnston Elementary School, hosting the second Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math, or STEAM, Night 4-5:30 p.m. Thursday in the CSMS student union and gymnasium.


All of this week's top headlines to your email every Friday.


 
 

Stephanie Caffall
0
comments
Army

Army Emergency Relief Campaign officially underway on post

Posted  March 13, 2015

Stephanie Caffall Campaign coordinators and Soldiers gather Wednesday to eat breakfast at the Thunder Mountain Activity Centre during the Fort Huachuca 2015 Army Emergency Relief (AER) Kick-off Breakfast. The AER campaign on post is now officially underway. Campaign coordinators and Soldiers gathered on Wednesday at a breakfast marking the 2015 campaign kick-off for the Army…

Full Story »

0
comments
Commentary

McHugh: America’s Army facing sequestration ‘enemy’ at home

Posted  March 13, 2015

WASHINGTON — Not only does the U.S. Army face rapid, unpredictable changes in the geopolitical landscape, but also the uncertainty of an adversary — sequestration — here at home, Army Secretary John McHugh said here today. Testifying before the Senate Appropriations Committee’s defense subcommittee, McHugh, joined by Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno, discussed…

Full Story »

Natalie Lakosil
0
comments
Salutes & Awards

NCOA CSM relinquishes responsibility for academy

Posted  March 13, 2015

Natalie Lakosil From left, color bearer Sgt. 1st Class Sulejman, commander of troops, holds his flag at the Non-commissioned Officer Academy Monday. Sgt. Maj. Robyn Collier, deputy commandant, passes the NCO sword to Command Sgt. Maj. Bret Wiegmann, so he can relinquish responsibility for the Academy. Command Sgt. Maj. Jeffery Fairley, United States Army Intelligence…

Full Story »

0
comments
Health & Safety

Firefighters busy this week with prescribed burn, wildfire

Posted  March 13, 2015

The Sierra Vista Ranger District in partnership with Fort Huachuca successfully conducted a prescribed burn in the grasslands below the Huachuca Mountains on the T3, Papa and Uniform North training areas on Monday. The burn was scheduled to take place Monday and Tuesday but thanks to favorable weather, the entire areas were burned on Monday…

Full Story »

0
comments
Local

Cooks compete for top chef honors

Posted  March 13, 2015

T. Anthony Bell Pfc. Carey Lee of the Fort Huachuca, Ariz., culinary team prepares a vegetable dish during practice Monday at Fort Lee, Virginia. Carey is one of six members of Fort Huachuca’s team that has not had an entry in the Military Culinary Arts Competitive Training Event since 1998. The competition ends today, and…

Full Story »

Todd Mozes, Chugach Industries, Inc., Picatinny Photo Dept.
0
comments
Army

Pentagon recognizes Army Environmental Program successes

Posted  March 13, 2015

Todd Mozes, Chugach Industries, Inc., Picatinny Photo Dept. Pictured are Jason Huggan and Historian Dr. Patrick Owens as they give a tour of the Walton Burial Ground in celebration of Earth Day. Arsenal History Tours are coordinated during the year for the Picatinny Arsenal, Picatinny, New Jersey workforce, new employees, members of the public and…

Full Story »

0
comments
Health & Safety

Measles, other illnesses — how facilities on post have taken precautions

Posted  March 13, 2015

Recent reports of measles cases popping up in California and other surrounding states have many concerned, especially for their children. With that in mind, Fort Huachuca’s Child, Youth and School Services (CYS) Programs have continued with their proactive approach to reduce the spread of communicable diseases, including measles, as much as possible. “The staff are…

Full Story »

0
comments
Health & Safety

Faces of SHARP on Fort Huachuca revealed

Posted  March 13, 2015

Bob Spalding is the sexual assault response coordinator (SARC)/Victim Advocate Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention, SHARP, specialist for Information Systems Engineering Command. He has been a SHARP representative for three years. The most interesting aspect of being a SARC: “Realizing every day how much the SHARP program is needed, and the impact it can have…

Full Story »

Natalie Lakosil
0
comments
Health & Safety

Bike and Walk to School Day a healthy alternative

Posted  March 13, 2015

Natalie Lakosil From left, Timothy, 6, attends Colonel Johnston Elementary School, parents Missi and Maj. Brian Hayes, 305th Military Intelligence Battalion walk behind him as he pedals quickly to school. Timothy is usually a bus rider but participated in Walk and Bike to School Day. Students and employees all over Fort Huachuca set out a…

Full Story »

Air-Force
0
comments
DoD

RQ-4B soars past 10,000 flying hours

Posted  March 13, 2015

Airmen from an RQ-4B Global Hawk aircraft maintenance unit welcome an RQ-4B after a flight Sunday in Southwest Asia, in which the aircraft surpassed 10,000 flying hours. The RQ-4B aircraft 2019, or A2019, was the first block 20 and first RQ-4B model to arrive here Oct. 16, 2010. During its service, the aircraft has been…

Full Story »


Directory powered by Business Directory Plugin