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First major Arizona wildfire of 2014 burns in Huachuca Mountains

Clay and Laura Murray This photo of the Brown Fire was taken on Monday evening from Mott Circle on Fort Huachuca. As of Fort Huachuca Scout press time Thursday, firefighters were still working to contain it. A wildfire, the Brown Fire, was sparked Sunday on Fort Huachuca in a remote location in the Huachuca Mountains…

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Post celebrates Days of Remembrance with observance ceremony, discussion panels

Gabrielle Kuholski William Heidner, museum curator for the Museum Activity and Heritage Center of the U.S. Army Yuma Proving Ground, Yuma, Ariz., receives a Buffalo Soldier statuette from Col. Jeffrey Jennings, U.S. Army Intelligence Center of Excellence chief of staff, as a token of appreciation for his Days of Remembrance guest speaker role. The ceremony…

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AAFES making small changes for customer satisfaction

Maranda Flynn L&A Southern Style Bar-B-Q, currently located inside Armed Forces Bank, will be relocating to the food court inside the Fort Huachuca Exchange in the next few months. It will replace Manchu Wok, which is closing today. Over the past few months, the Fort Huachuca Army & Air Force Exchange Service, or AAFES, staff…

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Son of Army retirees is top of his league

Courtesy of Glenn Gaskins Najee Gaskins, 16, participates in the Arizona Junior Fall Classic, a baseball showcase held last October in Peoria, Ariz. Playing second base position, he ranks number four in the state and 60th in the nation. When it comes to inheriting traits from military parents, 16-year-old Najee Gaskins takes a Soldier’s resilience…

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Military Intelligence – Moment in MI history

Field Station Augsburg established in 1970 U.S. Army The enormous AN/FLR-9 “Elephant Cage” antenna array was erected at Field Station Augsburg in Germany. April 14, 1970 In 1970, the nation’s attention was focused on Vietnam. Few took note of the day that a new field station was established just north of Augsburg, Germany, near the…


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Colonel says ‘goodbye,’ retires

Posted  May 31, 2012

Peg Puett, wife of U.S. Army Col. Joe Puett (foreground), receives a bouquet of roses from Anastasia Virden of B Troop, 4th U.S. Cavalry Regiment (Memorial), thanking her for supporting her husband during his time as commander of the Joint Interoperability Test Command. Puett retired and relinquished command of JITC on May 24.

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Instructor of the Quarter – Second Quarter

Posted  May 31, 2012

Instructor of the Quarter: Mary Nascimento Agency: Company B, 305th Military Intelligence Battalion, 111th MI Brigade Position and duties: Instructor/Writer How long at current assignment: 3 Years How long in government service: 15 years Residence: Sierra Vista Family: Son, 10 Hobbies: Watching…

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Civilian of the Month – May

Posted  May 31, 2012

Civilian of the Month: Kim Rinehart Agency: Electronic Proving Ground Position and duties: Range Operations Officer How long at current assignment: Since December 2010 Residence: Tucson Family: Wife, Bea, son, Jeremy who is in the Air Force in Korea and daughter, Erin who resides in Tucson Hobbies: Spending time with grandchildren…

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RWBAHC now offering TRICARE Plus program

Posted  May 31, 2012

Raymond W. Bliss Army Health Center is now accepting enrollees for TRICARE Plus, a program for TRICARE beneficiaries 65 and over that is operated at the discretion of the military treatment facility commander. This program will allow enrollees to be seen at the health center for primary care appointments, and they will receive the same…

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Women vets — share your story

Posted  May 31, 2012

(The following is provided as a public service from the Fort Huachuca Retiree Council and was written by Melanie Mouras.)  Author seeks notable women veterans Dr. G.L.A. Harris, an associate professor and researcher at Oregon’s Portland State University, is researching the lives of former military women (all ranks and services) for a book she is…

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Nisei were key part of Military Intelligence Service

Posted  May 31, 2012

During World War II, 120,000 Americans of Japanese heritage were moved to internment camps throughout the United States. At the same time, 18,000 Nisei, second generation Japanese-Americans...

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Everyday items, treasures available at FH Community Thrift Shop

Posted  May 31, 2012

It was a Thursday and they were prepared; they left their checkbooks at home and armed themselves with plenty of dollar bills. The large sign on the entrance states, “CASH ONLY,” and that’s what they brought.

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Community service, charitable acts set Soldier apart

Posted  May 31, 2012

There are a lot of negative things going on in the world today — so much so that people are often fixated with the negative aspects, and they forget all about the positive ones.

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News Briefs May 31, 2012

Posted  May 31, 2012

Women veterans license plate available The new Arizona women veterans special license plate is now available to those wishing to purchase on online at servicearizona.com. It is also available at all Arizona Department of Motor Vehicle offices. The new plate was created last session by the Arizona Legislature in House Bill 2656.   Range closures…

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FMWR May 31, 2012

Posted  May 31, 2012

Free movie night comes to Fort Huachuca! FMWR will present a free Moonlight Movie, “We Bought a Zoo,” Saturday at Warrior/Sentinel Field. The movie will start at dusk. Free popcorn, hot dogs, water and soft drinks will be provided, while supplies last. For more information, call 533.3354 or 266.0254. In case of inclement weather, the…

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