Featured Headlines

Courtesy photo by United Kingdom Ministry of Defense Army

Army researchers develop pocket-sized aerial surveillance device

Courtesy photo by United Kingdom Ministry of Defense A British Soldier holds a Prox Dynamics’ PD-100 Black Hornet, a palm-sized miniature helicopter weighing only 16 grams. Researchers with the U.S. Army Natick Soldier Research, Development and Engineering Center are testing the Black Hornet to provide squad-sized small units with organic intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance capability….

Defense Commissary Agency Local

Commissary Value Brand returns for more savings

Defense Commissary Agency Starting in December, the Fort Huachuca Commissary will add Commissary Value Brands to its shelves. FORT LEE, Va. – In response to growing patron demand for products comparable to the low-cost private label items sold in civilian stores, the Defense Commissary Agency is re-energizing an “old friend” known as Commissary Value Brand….

Maci Hidalgo U.S.

Fort celebrates Native American Heritage Month

Maci Hidalgo Larry Redhouse performs the “Eagle Dance” during the American Heritage Celebration at the TMAC. This dance signifies the eagle going to the four cardinal directions and it represents the different spiritual directions everyone travels in their lifetime. The Fort Huachuca community gathered at the Thunder Mountain Activity Centre Thursday to celebrate Native American…

untitled Veterans

Marines: Remembering Greeley — Marine who carried his flag to Iwo Jima

Few events in Marine Corps history are storied as the iconic flag raising on Mt. Suribachi during World War II’s Battle of Iwo Jima.

CDC2_20140212_Flynn Local

CDCs offer numerous options for full, part-time educational childcare

For Fort Huachuca Soldiers and Civilians with children ages 6 weeks to pre-kindergarten, a variety of programs are offered at the New Beginnings and Expanding Horizons Child Development Centers, or CDCs, on post.


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


 
 

original_1
0
comments
Army

Unmanned Aircraft System operators save lives in combat

Posted  June 21, 2012

Sgt. Christopher Harris was conducting a routine reconnaissance mission in Kunar Province, Afghanistan, in 2009, when the Puma unmanned aircraft system, or UAS, he was operating showed...

Full Story »

DSCN0628
0
comments
Events

Command sergeants major ‘get the signal’

Posted  June 21, 2012

Steve Gregory, museum technician at the Fort Huachuca Museum, dressed in an 1880s cavalry uniform with pith helmet, gives a heliograph demonstration to a group of Signal Corps command sergeants major during Signal Week, which was celebrated on Fort Huachuca June 11 through Friday.

Full Story »

inspectgen
0
comments
DoD

Understanding Inspector General inspections

Posted  June 21, 2012

The Inspector General Office has a duty to provide its commanding general information concerning how units are functioning in regards to assorted responsibilities. IG inspections are usually conducted to provide this key officer a means of insight of how his units are performing with a…

Full Story »

Fort Huachuca Fire Prevention/Safety Office
0
comments
Health & Safety

Hot days, dry winds mean ‘fire season’ is here

Posted  June 21, 2012

With the memory of last year’s Monument Fire fresh in people’s minds and a high probability for fire-related weather and events again this year, now is the time to prepare for “fire season.”

Full Story »

USAICoE Command History Office Archives
0
comments
Army

Military Intelligence — this week in history June 21, 2012

Posted  June 21, 2012

The Military Intelligence Training Center at Camp Ritchie began operations on June 19, 1942. It was the closest thing to a centralized school for intelligence the Army had up to that point.

Full Story »

Spc. Jeremiah Barbas
0
comments
Army

Army Birthday celebrates Soldiers

Posted  June 21, 2012

Running, inspirational speeches and slices of cake helped Soldiers, civilians and Family members celebrate the Army’s 237th birthday on Friday at 6 a.m. during the Army Birthday Celebration on...

Full Story »

Eric Hortin
0
comments
Salutes & Awards

NETCOM selects top NCO, Soldier of Year

Posted  June 21, 2012

Representing five different Signal commands across the globe, five junior enlisted Soldiers and five noncommissioned officers competed for the chance to be the U.S. Army Network Enterprise Technology...

Full Story »

0
comments
Events

News Briefs June 21, 2012

Posted  June 21, 2012

Public notice Anyone with debts owed to or by the estate of Spc. Henry Stanley III must contact Chief Warrant Officer 4 Lindsey Coleman, the Summary Court officer for the Soldier who passed away on May 13. Contact Coleman, 538.2226 or Lindsey.M.Coleman@us.army.mil.   Women veterans license plate available The new Arizona women veterans special license…

Full Story »

0
comments
Events

FMWR June 21, 2012

Posted  June 21, 2012

Irwin Pool to host free movie FMWR will present a free Moonlight Movie “Alvin & the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked,” Saturday at Irwin Pool. 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…

Full Story »

City of Sierra Vista
0
comments
Local

Ramsey Canyon Preserve is natural landmark

Posted  June 21, 2012

Ramsey Canyon and the Nature Conservancy’s Ramsey Canyon Preserve are both internationally renowned for the birds and wildlife inhabiting and migrating through the canyon. With 14 species of...

Full Story »


Directory powered by Business Directory Plugin