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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….

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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….

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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…

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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.

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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.


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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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FMWR Briefs – November 14, 2014

Posted  November 14, 2014

Right Arm Night follows Turkey Bowl today Don’t miss Right Arm Night following the Turkey Bowl today starting at approximately 4:30 p.m. at Bujalski Field. Enjoy sponsor goodies and prizes, free finger foods and a pay-as-you-go bar. RAN is free and open to all, including Soldiers, Civilians, retirees and Family members. For more information, call…

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Spouses Club holds crafts fair this weekend

Posted  November 14, 2014

The Fort Huachuca Community Spouses’ Club is once again offering a holiday shopping opportunity this weekend.

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Free entrance, reserve campground at Chiricahua National Monument

Posted  November 14, 2014

WILLCOX, Ariz. — Superintendent H. Lane Baker announced Nov. 5 that park entrance fees for Chiricahua National Monument (NM) have been eliminated and all visitors are now able to enter the park for free. “We are continually analyzing our operations to ensure these national treasures are fully protected and that we are also following best…

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Community Briefs November 14, 2014

Posted  November 14, 2014

See raptors at Desert Museum Now through April, bring cameras to see the Raptor Free Flight demonstration at Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum. This presentation puts visitors in the flight path as native birds-of-prey swoop and soar right above their heads. The action takes place in the open desert to showcase the birds in their natural habitat….

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Veterans honored at recognition luncheon on post

Posted  November 7, 2014

Maci Hidalgo United States Army Veteran Ray Perger slices through the cake during the Veterans luncheon at the Thunder Mountain Activity Center on Fort Huachuca Nov. 5. Perger, 92, was one of the oldest veterans who attended the luncheon and was given the sword to cut the cake in honor of his service. Members of…

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Special survey designed to improve Soldiers’ quality of life

Posted  November 7, 2014

Office of the Assistant Chief of Staff for Installation Management Installation Services, Soldier and Family Readiness Division. The Army and the RAND Corporation are working together to conduct a Soldier needs assessment survey from September to December at 45 Army installations. Today’s Soldier Survey is available online to randomly selected active duty Soldiers, who will…

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VETERANS DAY SAFETY MESSAGE

Posted  November 7, 2014

Veterans Day commemorates the end of World War I. At the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month, 1918 Allied negotiators met with German officials in a railway carriage near Compiègne Forest in France, and signed an armistice that put an end to the First World War. Over time, as the war…

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Ebola facts, websites provide information about this communicable disease

Posted  November 7, 2014

The health and safety of Western Regional Medical Command Soldiers and beneficiaries is the command’s priority. For that reason, Army Medicine is providing important information regarding communicable diseases, particularly Ebola Virus Disease (EVD), that individuals should find helpful toward safeguarding their health. Many communicable diseases may be present at this time of year including, but…

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Nominees requested for FHAS School Governing Board

Posted  November 7, 2014

The Fort Huachuca Accommodation Schools (FHAS) Governing Board is seeking applicants for a recently vacated position. Members of the FHAS Governing Board are appointed rather than elected. Applicants should submit a one-page paper stating how they meet the requirements to serve on the board, length of time they would be able to serve and an…

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