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Mike Williams Health & Safety

Flooding still underway this year — avoid water runoff problems

Mike Williams Runoff crosses the road during a monsoon storm. Remember to stay safe, and if you see even a small amount of water crossing the roadway, remember to ‘Turn Around, Don’t Drown!’ While rain in a desert climate is usually welcome, too much of a good thing can a problem for travelers, especially newcomers…

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Fort holds memorial ceremony for recently retired FH police chief

Maranda Flynn Andrew and Lisa Shears carry the remains of Ollie James Shears, the recently retired chief of police with Fort Huachuca’s Directorate of Emergency Services, into the Main Post Chapel, Fort Huachuca, Aug. 8, for a Celebration of Life Ceremony. Soldiers, Civilians and Family members gathered for a memorial ceremony Aug. 8 at the…

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Air Force: Two Airmen join Army’s elite Rangers

The Army Ranger School students were all looking forward to the few hours of precious sleep they were about to get after a long day of training on Mount Yonah, a mountain in the Chattahoochee National Forest in Georgia.

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Steelhead Triathlon turns 20: Event organizer reminisces — his background led to creation of FH event

As participants prepare for the 20th Annual Steelhead Triathlon here at Fort Huachuca, Leslie Woods, Fort Huachuca’s Directorate of Family and Morale, Welfare & Recreation sports director, the mastermind of all things sports and fitness at Barnes Field House — sits in his office and reminisces over the past two decades of the triathlon event.

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DoD announces readiness, environmental protection awards

File photo A REPI Challenge award of $4 million for Fort Huachuca will leverage just over $9 million in partner contributions to permanently restrict development on 5,900 acres of ranchland. Partnerships include Arizona Land and Water Trust, Arizona Department of Emergency and Military Affairs, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service, the Bureau of…


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ACS programs help with financial, Family fitness

Posted  July 12, 2012

Road to 850 credit score The rules have changed in the credit and lending ‘game.’ Learn how to get ahead and save thousands of dollars through the years. Nationally known credit score expert Al Bingham is coming to Fort Huachuca...

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DOD to mark 59th anniversary of Korean War Armistice

Posted  July 12, 2012

ARLINGTON, Va. — The Department of Defense 60th Anniversary of the Korean War Commemoration Committee announced Monday its efforts to reach out to Korean War Veterans and their Families across the country and encourage them to join a commemorative program celebrating the 59th anniversary of the signing of the Korean War Armistice. The program, titled…

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Landscapers ‘give back’ to vets, fallen at Arlington National Cemetery

Posted  July 12, 2012

Kelly Wilson, a horticulturist at Arlington National Cemetery, explains the purpose of planting milkweed, the only species of plant Monarch butterfly larvae will eat, to children during...

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News Briefs – July 12, 2012

Posted  July 12, 2012

Range closures announced Today: C, D, F, K, L, P, P1, R, U1, W1, V1, W, Z Friday: A, B, C, D, E, F, K, P, P1, U1, V, Z Saturday: P1, U, U1, V, Z, T1, T2, T3 Sunday: P1, U1, V, Z, T1, T2, T3 Monday: K, L, P1, R, U1, V, Z…

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FMWR – July 12, 2012

Posted  July 12, 2012

TMAC will host Zumba party/Latin night Thunder Mountain Activity Centre will host a “Zumba Party” followed by Latin Night, Friday. From 7 – 8 p.m., take free Zumba lessons given by Ximena Aponte. Zumba continues until 9 p.m. Win prizes. From 9 p.m. – 2 a.m., enjoy music by DJ Saul Caraballo. Admission is $5…

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Fourth of July celebration held at park

Posted  July 12, 2012

Despite the heavy rains, 4th of July enthusiasts came out to Veterans’ Memorial Park to celebrate. At times the sky was dark but when rains...

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Community Briefs – July 12, 2012

Posted  July 12, 2012

See concerts in Sierra Vista park Mikey Bianchino will perform at 6:30 p.m. tonight in Veterans’ Memorial Park, Fry Boulevard, Sierra Vista at the Centennial Pavilion. There is no admission. On July 19, same time and location, The Desert Swing Combo will perform. For information, call 417.6960 or 458.7922.   Have summer fun on Saturday…

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Military Intelligence Branch and Corps celebrate anniversaries, open heritage walkway

Posted  July 5, 2012

On Friday, the U.S. Army Military Intelligence Corps held a recognition and ribbon cutting ceremony to honor its founding members and open...

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Global Leadership Summit on FH in August

Posted  July 5, 2012

As an Army chaplain, I live in the gush, rush and fuss of life. The persistent deployments, the multiple permanent changes of station and the pains, drains and strains of military life force me to ask myself tough and probing questions.

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HT-JCOE welcomes new commander, celebrates outgoing’s retirement

Posted  July 5, 2012

On a beautiful Fort Huachuca morning, June 28 on historic Brown Parade Field, the Human Intelligence Training Joint Center of Excellence...

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