Featured Headlines

Scout-1954 Local

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…

Jennifer-Caprioli Local

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…

Julianne E. Cochran Army

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…

Stephanie Caffall Local

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,…


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


 
 

Property of the U.S. Army
0
comments
U.S.

Military Intelligence – this week in history

Posted  June 28, 2013

The move of the U. S. Army Intelligence Center and School, or USAICS, from Fort Holabird, Md., to Fort Huachuca in 1971 was an important step in the professionalization of the Military Intelligence, or MI Branch, which was only nine years old by that time.

Full Story »

0
comments
Local

Army force structure, stationing decision will result in minor decrease in FH personnel

Posted  June 28, 2013

The force reductions announced by the Department of the Army Tuesday will result in a minor decrease of approximately 31 permanent party personnel spaces by 2017 at Fort Huachuca. This number takes into account the relocation of the 11th Tactical Theater Signal Brigade Headquarters. Fort officials do not have exact numbers at this time, but…

Full Story »

0
comments
Events

News Briefs – June 28, 2013

Posted  June 28, 2013

Fires cause hazardous air quality Air quality in portions of Cochise County may currently be hazardous because of the potential for heavy smoke from three fires burning near Cananea, Mexico. Excessive, persistent air pollution is a health threat, especially to children, the elderly and those with pre-existing health problems. During periods of heavy smoke, stay…

Full Story »

0
comments
Events

FMWR Briefs – June 28, 2013

Posted  June 28, 2013

MCT performance sent for Saturday The Missoula Children’s Theatre production of “Blackbeard the Pirate” will be presented Saturday at 7 p.m. at the Johnston Elementary School Cafeteria. More than 50 local students will perform in the production, which is free and open to the public. For more information, call 533.4823. Outdoor pool now open Irwin…

Full Story »

Dogs1
0
comments
Events

Community Briefs June 28, 2013

Posted  June 28, 2013

Every dog has its day — some came to work June 21   Maranda Flynn, “Fort Huachuca Scout” reporter, watches her Great Dane Lucy relax. Her dog seems quite at home and seems to feel that June 21 was a special day in celebration of dogs.   Several lucky dogs got a break from their…

Full Story »

Gabrielle Kuholski
0
comments
Army

MEDDAC holds change of command, award ceremony for outgoing commander

Posted  June 21, 2013

Gabrielle Kuholski From left, Col. William Moran, outgoing Raymond W. Bliss Army Health Center commander; Maj. Gen. Thomas Richard Thomas, commanding general, Western Regional Medical Command; and Col. Lance Raney, incoming RWBAHC commander, salute during the change of command ceremony Wednesday on Brown Parade Field. Raymond W. Bliss Army Health Center started off its change…

Full Story »

Maranda Flynn
0
comments
Army

More resources now available for MI instructors on FH

Posted  June 21, 2013

Maranda Flynn Col. Lisa Price, deputy commander for training, presents a Certificate of Achievement to Stephanie Fulton, library technician, CW2 Christopher G. Nason Military Intelligence Library, at the Instructor Resource Center opening ceremony on Wednesday in O’Neil Hall. After three years of planning, the Fort Huachuca Military Intelligence Staff and Faculty Development Division held a…

Full Story »

The-Command-Sergeant-Major-of-USAICoE-and-Fort-Huachuca-CSM-Todd-Holiday-congraulates,-and-thanks-the-Outgoing-Post-Chaplain-COL-Kenneth-F
0
comments
Salutes & Awards

Chaplain honored for FH, Iraq service

Posted  June 21, 2013

Sgt. 1st Class Dexter Marquez Command Sgt. Maj. Todd Holiday, left, U.S. Army Intelligence Center of Excellence command sergeant major, congratulates outgoing Post Chaplain (Col.) Kenneth Revell for receiving the Legion of Merit for his two years as Fort Huachuca chaplain and his service in Baghdad from August 2012 until early this month. Maj. Gen….

Full Story »

Gabrielle Kuholski
0
comments
Army

DPTMS works on integrating bugle calls with emergency alert system

Posted  June 21, 2013

Gabrielle Kuholski Outdoor loud speakers, like the one pictured behind the historic row of homes off Brown Parade Field, will have an integrated system of bugle calls and emergency alerts. Also known as the mass notification system, it contains nine pre-set alerts and can play public announcements. Members of the Fort Huachuca community have noticed…

Full Story »

Courtesy Photo
0
comments
Salutes & Awards

Sgt. Audie Murphy Club honors newest inductees

Posted  June 21, 2013

Courtesy Photo Keynote speaker and retired Command Sgt. Maj. Christopher Richardson, right, offers congratulatory advice to Sgt. Audie Murphy Club’s newest members after their induction ceremony June 14 at Fitch Auditorium, Alvarado Hall. The U.S. Army Intelligence Center of Excellence and Fort Huachuca Chapter of the Sgt. Audie Murphy Club, or SAMC, celebrated the 238th…

Full Story »