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Family, faith, focus Resiliency helps Soldier heal from extensive combat wounds

“I remember the day, August 5, for those of you that have been to Kabul, you know that the air quality isn’t quite right, but that morning I went on a 5-mile run.

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RWBAHC welcomes new top doc to command

Soldiers, family and friends gathered at Brown Parade Field at Fort Huachuca, Ariz., for the Raymond W. Bliss Army Health Center change of command ceremony June 29, 2015. After two years, Col. Lance Raney relinquished his command to Lt. Col. Edgar Arroyo in an early morning ceremony on the storied parade field.

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Cochise County Outlaws perform with a special guest performer

The Cochise County Outlaws, 62nd Army Rock Band, performed for advanced individual training students in a special concert at Eifler Fitness Center on June 27.

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MI Hall of Fame ceremony at Fort Huachuca honors inductees

The 2015 Military Intelligence Hall of Fame ceremony introduced the eight latest inductees on June 26.

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Keep your summer cool at Irwin Pool

With temperatures rising, Fort Huachuca’s Irwin Pool is an inviting way to keep the Family cool this summer. The pool is open through Labor Day. Currently, water temperatures are comfortable.


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Health & Safety

Lose cigarettes, e-cigs Thursday during Great American Smokeout

Posted  November 14, 2014

Fort Huachuca smokers and electronic nicotine delivery device users have an opportunity next week to quit smoking — even if it’s only for one day. On Thursday tobacco users across the nation take part in the American Cancer Society Great American Smokeout. They may use the date to make a plan to quit, or plan…

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Hunter and Ash Canyons closed to shooting

Posted  November 14, 2014

The Coronado National Forest, Sierra Vista Ranger District, has closed Ash and Hunter Canyons to all recreational shooting, and the closure remains in effect. The emergency closure was implemented due to excessive resource damage to trees and other vegetation in both canyons and large amounts of trash, shells and lead being deposited in trees and…

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Arizona Guard invites FH Soldiers, Families to historic muster, expo

Posted  November 14, 2014

PHOENIX – The Arizona National Guard, as part of its first-ever community open house, is scheduled to muster in a mass military formation on the field at Sun Devil Stadium in Tempe, Dec. 7, 11 a.m., and all Fort Huachuca Soldiers, employees and their Families are invited. The Arizona National Guard Muster and Community Expo…

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FH second graders showcase appreciation for veterans

Posted  November 14, 2014

Natalie Lakosil Students from Colonel Johnston Elementary School lead the crowd in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance, Wednesday night. The second grade classes at Colonel Johnston Elementary School honored veterans with a special performance Wednesday evening during which all six classes performed a variety of songs and poems for friends and Family members during the…

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Parade, ceremony honor local veterans on Tuesday

Posted  November 14, 2014

The Fry Chapter #14 of the Disabled American Veterans ride through Fry Blvd. during the 20th Annual Veterans Day Parade in Sierra Vista Tuesday. DAV State Commander Ron Cox was among those riding, and the first in the parade line up. Members aboard the American Legion’s “Copper Queen Locomotive” wave to the crowd during the…

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Fort Huachuca Criminal Punishment Bulletin – October 2014

Posted  November 14, 2014

For the month of October 2014, in addition to Court-Martial and U.S. Federal Court Proceedings, 38 Soldiers were disciplined under Article 15, UCMJ; and 40 Soldiers were administratively separated, including five for misconduct. The following are notable recent criminal proceedings: A Sergeant assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Company, U.S. Army Garrison was tried at a…

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Marines: Deployed Service members celebrate 239th USMC Birthday

Posted  November 14, 2014

Two centuries ago, the United States welcomed the humble birth of its elite fighting force, the United States Marine Corps. Over the course of the next 239 years, the Marine Corps has seen action across the face of the earth, “from the halls of Montezuma to the shores of Tripoli.”

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Air Force: Academy civilian saves Air Force $33,000 through Airmen Powered by Innovation program

Posted  November 14, 2014

U.S. AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. — The purpose of the Airmen Powered by Innovation program, launched in April, is to make every dollar count and allow Airmen to share innovative ideas to improve the Air Force. One human resources assistant here did just that, saving the Academy time and $33,000 annually. In May, Luana Kennedy,…

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News Briefs November 14, 2014

Posted  November 14, 2014

Chaplains available after duty hours Individuals in need of chaplain assistance outside normal duty hours should contact the on-call duty chaplain at 520.508.8042 or the installation operations center at 520.533.2291. Weinstein Award nominees sought Nominations are being accepted for the 2015 Lt. Gen. Sidney T. Weinstein Award for Excellence In Military Intelligence through March 4….

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FH Civilian employee shares passion for space exploration through collection

Posted  November 14, 2014

Scott Schneeweis has a hobby unique enough to have a self-coined name found on Wikipedia — “Spaceaholic.” The word refers to the Network Enterprise Technology Command cyberspace operations analyst’s collection of more than 1,000 artifacts from America’s Space Program and his advocacy for space exploration.

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