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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…

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,…


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Health & Safety

Flush Out Cancer

Posted  May 3, 2013

May 22 marks the 100th anniversary of the American Cancer Society and their battle to conquer cancer. Some of Fort Huachuca’s senior leaders are showing their support by participating in the latest cancer awareness campaign, “Flush Out Cancer,” by moving purple toilets from yard to yard. Col. Jeff Jennings, deputy commandant of training, U.S. Army…

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Congress uses Intel Center’s UCMJ mobile app

Posted  May 3, 2013

A mobile application developed by the U.S. Army Intelligence Center of Excellence at Fort Huachuca is having a far-reaching impact – recently debuting at the nation’s Capitol. The Manual for Courts-Martial mobile edition or “MCM-Mobile” application was referenced and put into action March 13 during a Senate Armed Services Subcommittee on Personnel hearing. During the…

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Military Intelligence – this week in history

Posted  May 3, 2013

Benavidez becomes an MI hero Photo courtesy of the Ronald Reagan Library President Ronald Reagan presented the Congressional Medal of Honor to Sgt. Roy Benavidez at a ceremony Feb. 24, 1981, at the Pentagon. 2 May 1968 When President Ronald Reagan hung the Medal of Honor around Master Sgt. Roy P. Benavidez’ neck on Feb….

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Salutes & Awards

Company A, 2-13th Aviation Regiment volunteers, reaches out to community

Posted  May 3, 2013

Chances are, Soldiers from Company A, 2-13th Aviation Regiment already have plans for the weekend. The unit has a passion for volunteer work and is looking for more.

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Salutes & Awards

Nurses deliver quality, innovation in patient care

Posted  May 3, 2013

Army Medicine asks that we recognize the dedication, contributions and selfless service of the more than 40,000 Army nurses who commit themselves to the care of our wounded, ill and injured and their Families.

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RWBAHC celebrates National Nurses Week

Posted  May 3, 2013

Nursing is a profession that combines both the art and science of healing. Each year over 4 million American nurses work to affect the lives of those around them. They are the untold heroes in the healthcare system. During the second week of May, America celebrates nurses and the work they do, caring for those…

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Osan opens memorial hall to honor Task Force Smith

Posted  May 3, 2013

The South Korean city of Osan opened a memorial hall April 23, to honor the first American Soldiers to fight in the Korean War.

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News Briefs – May 3, 2013

Posted  May 3, 2013

Range closures announced Today: F, U, W1, V, Z Saturday: F, M, W1, V, Z, T1, T2, T3 Sunday: F, W1, V, Z, T1, T2, T3 Monday: F, W1, V, Z, T1, T2, T3 Tuesday: F, W1, V, Z, T1, T2, T3 Wednesday: F, N, W1, V, Z, T1, T2, T3 Thursday: F, U1, W1,…

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FMWR Briefs – May 3, 2013

Posted  May 3, 2013

Tryouts set for Army 10-Miler The qualifying races for the 2013 Army 10-Miler, to be held Oct. 24 in Washington, D.C., will be conducted at 7 a.m. tomorrow and June 15 on Brainard Road. Active Duty personnel who will be assigned to Fort Huachuca as of Oct. 20, 2013 are eligible to try out. Entry…

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Mystery of Gen. Pershing’s visit to Tumacácori lives on

Posted  May 3, 2013

Photo from the cover of Time Magazine,November 15, 1943 Gen. John J. Pershing The story of Gen. John J. Pershing having written his name on the sacristy wall in the Francliscan church at Tumacácori and having slept there a couple of nights has long been told by interpretive rangers at Tumacácori National Historical Park. Following…

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