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Jolene Cooper, MVC Local

Homes await military Families: MVC has available housing in most post neighborhoods

Jolene Cooper, MVC A currently unoccupied home in Miles Manor 1 is available to a Family of a Service member E1 through E-6. Unlike most homes in that housing area, it is a single unit. All nearby homes are located less than a block from a playground, a feature that could appeal to Families with…

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Native Americans place special honor in military service

Gary Sheftick Mary Hudetz, editor-in-chief of Native Peoples Magazine and president of the Native American Journalists Association, speaks to reporters and students at the Defense Information School, during the Defense Media Activity’s Native American Heritage Month observance, Nov. 13, at Fort Meade, Md. FORT MEADE, Md. — All 566 Native American tribes across the country…

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Military Intelligence – Moment in MI history

European Theater Intelligence School opened in Obermmergau Command History Office photos A German language class in session at the intelligence school Author’s Note: The Command History Office has an extensive historical document collection with some interesting items. Sometimes, however, those items come with little background and many questions. This article covers one of those history…

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Marines refresh combat skills through hand grenade training

Marines are known for being riflemen above all else. Regardless of their military occupational specialty, every Marine is trained to fight and win in a combat environment. Although Marines perform different duties across the Corps, they constantly train to keep their combat mindset and skills up-to-date.

Kevin O’Brien, DOD Veterans

Medal of Honor recipient says he’s ‘no hero’ during defense forum

Former Army Staff Sgt. Salvatore Giunta, who in 2010 became the first living Medal of Honor recipient since the Vietnam War, says he is not a hero. “It makes me feel awkward. I struggled with it for a long time,” Giunta said about being called a hero.


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Salutes & Awards

Two 717th MI Battalion Soldiers grab top grad honors

Posted  July 12, 2012

Two 717th Military Intelligence Battalion Soldiers led the way by garnering top academic honors in the Noncommissioned Officers Academy Warrior Leader Course. Sgt. James Kirscht, a signals intelligence analyst/reporter, was the Distinguished Honor Graduate and Spc. Scott Bilich, a technical leader/signals intelligence analyst, was the Honor Graduate for WLC Class 09-12, a 26-day course that…

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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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Salutes & Awards

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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Salutes & Awards

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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