Featured Headlines

Maci Hidalgo Army

Army makes significant strides in energy programs

The Army has made significant strides in its energy programs, despite challenges with budgets and manpower, according to a top Army official.

Dr. Randal Schoepp Health & Safety

Dempsey says combating Ebola a national security priority

In a video message to the force, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff called the fight against Ebola in West Africa a U.S. national security priority and said the health and safety of American Service members deployed to the region will be safeguarded.

Maci Hidalgo Salutes & Awards

Six retirees honored Oct. 17 during ceremony on Brown Parade Field

Five Soldiers and one Department of the Army Civilian with a total of 155 years of combined time in service retired from the military or federal government on Oct. 17 during the Quarterly installation Retirement Ceremony on Brown Parade Field.

New-Commandant DoD

Marines: Passing of Corps; Dunford becomes 36th commandant

Gen. James Amos, the 35th commandant of the Marine Corps, relinquished command of the Marine Corps to Gen. Joseph Dunford, Jr., Oct. 17, at Marine Barracks Washington, D.C.

David Kamm, NSRDEC Army

Natick studies link between body armor fit, performance

Body armor has saved countless lives in Iraq and Afghanistan, but an Improved Outer Tactical Vest, or IOTV, that doesn’t fit properly can actually hinder a Soldier’s performance in combat.


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


 
 

City of Sierra Vista
0
comments
Local

Celebrate Arizona’s birthday through summer reading program

Posted  May 10, 2012

Help the Sierra Vista Public Library celebrate Arizona’s 100th birthday by signing up for the Summer Reading Program. The library’s annual Summer Reading Program, for children entering 1st through 12th grades this fall, will be held throughout the months of June and July.

Full Story »

sphinx
0
comments
Army

09L interpreter/translators learn their trade on Fort Huachuca

Posted  May 10, 2012

Two newly acquainted Soldiers in Afghanistan were making their way through a small village when an Afghan citizen approached them. He asked the pair a question in his own language. When one Soldier answered the man in Farsi, the other was surprised. Later, the Soldier who had been conversing with the Middle...

Full Story »

0
comments
Army

Army Materiel Command brings ‘last MRAP’ to port

Posted  May 10, 2012

REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. — The last U.S. Army mine-resistant, ambush-protected vehicle to depart from Iraq arrived at the Port of Beaumont, Texas, Sunday, on its way to the 1st Cavalry Brigade Division Museum at Fort Hood, Texas, for preservation and display. Much media attention focused on the mine-resistant, ambush-protected vehicle, known as an MRAP, when…

Full Story »

SPCAaronKamiaz
0
comments
U.S.

National Nurses Week recognizing medical professionals this week

Posted  May 10, 2012

All across the United States, people are making a special effort to salute medical nurses this week. The Raymond W. Bliss Army Health Center is joining the American Nurses Association in celebrating “Nurses: Advocating, Leading, Caring,” as part of National Nurses Week, which...

Full Story »

0
comments
Events

Fort celebrates Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

Posted  May 10, 2012

The Military Equal Opportunity Office invites the public to Fort Huachuca’s Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Observance, 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Tuesday, at the Thunder Mountain Activity Centre. The event is free and open to the public. As part of the 2012 commemoration of the Military Intelligence Corps’ 50th anniversary, the Command History Office has…

Full Story »

Evan Dyson, IMCOM Public Affairs
0
comments
Salutes & Awards

Perfect storm of passion, support brings triumph

Posted  May 10, 2012

Sgt. Randy Roscoe, Headquarters, Headquarters Company, U.S. Army Garrison, is the first runner-up in the 2012 U.S. Army Installation Management Command Best Warrior Competition. Roscoe was selected as the Huachuca representative, took first in his region, then bested...

Full Story »

0
comments
Events

News Briefs May 10, 2012

Posted  May 10, 2012

Range closures announced Thursday: B, C, D, G, J, K, L, R, X, V, Z, T1, T2, T3 Friday: A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, K, L, R, V, Z, Saturday: B, C, D, G, M, V, Z, T1, T2, T3 Sunday: B, C, D, G, V, Z, T1, T2, T3 Monday: B,…

Full Story »

0
comments
Events

FMWR May 10, 2012

Posted  May 10, 2012

Jazz, wine festival set for Saturday FMWR will present “An Evening on the Green” Jazz and Wine Festival Saturday, 4 – 9 p.m. near the Gazebo on Brown Parade Field. Music will be provided by the 62nd Army Band Jazz Combo and the 62nd Army Band Jazz Trio, followed by two shows from soulful jazz…

Full Story »

IMG_4494
0
comments
Sports

College football team trains here — military style

Posted  May 10, 2012

Members of the Pima Community College football team work together to get a fallen comrade across the water while working on the Leadership Reaction Course on Fort Huachuca. “Football is a team sport and we are doing a leadership retreat here. These kids are just learning to work together and have some...

Full Story »

0
comments
Local

Chalk Talk May 10, 2012

Posted  May 10, 2012

General Myer Elementary School The students in Mr. Wolfe’s third grade class have been busy preparing for fourth grade. With great excitement, they have been awaiting the hatching of a dozen eggs. Unfortunately, only one hatched but it turned out to be worth the wait. The class named the chick Peaches and have been amazed…

Full Story »


Directory powered by Business Directory Plugin