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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.

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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.

Feet Sports

AF beats Army during first FH Army, AF Turkey Bowl

Airmen from Davis-Monthan Air Force Base competed against Soldiers from Fort Huachuca during the annual Turkey Bowl flag football game, Nov. 14 and brought home a victory.

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Predator makes maiden flight on U.S. soil for Arizona Air National Guard

2nd Lt. Lacey Roberts The Arizona Air National Guard Predator sits on the runway awaiting taxi and takeoff for its maiden flight at Libby Army Airfield, Fort Huachuca. The sounds of cheers, applause and an occasional “woohoo” filled the air as an MQ-1 Predator from the 162nd Wing lifted off and flew a set flight…

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Army Production premieres ‘iSoldier’ newscast targeting younger Soldiers

Army Broadcasting Soldiers at Defense Media Activity-Army Broadcasting premiered the new iSoldier newscast, a new multi-media program aimed at younger Soldiers, Nov. 7. The newscast from Army Broadcasting at Fort Meade, Maryland, is a weekly two-minute Internet-based program showcasing the most current Army information from around the world. The program can be found at http://www.youtube.com/TheSoldiersMag….


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Salutes & Awards

Weinstein Village DFAC awarded for Thanksgiving dinner

Posted  December 20, 2013

Gabrielle Kuholski From left, Maj. Gen. Robert Ashley, commanding general, United States Army Intelligence Center of Excellence and Fort Huachuca, presents Sgt. 1st Class Donald Stewart, 40th Expeditionary Signal Battalion, with the runner-up award for the Commanding General’s Best Decorated Dining Facility Dec. 12 at the Thunderbird Dining Facility. The dining hall held a competition…

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Military Intelligence – this week in history

Posted  December 20, 2013

CIC Detachment organized for Manhattan Project Property of the U.S. Army Col. John Lansdale, Jr., was a civilian lawyer and Army reservist who requested a call to active duty with the War Department’s Military Intelligence Division. He served as the director of Intelligence and Security for the Manhattan Project from 1941 – 1946. Dec. 18,…

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Military separation rules increase, access OMPF easily

Posted  December 20, 2013

Army transition — shifting the paradigm Army Career and Alumni Program U. S. Army Human Resources Command veterans are some of the Army’s most valuable resources and need your support. Those who transitioned from the Army within the last 21 years likely started their separation process at the Army Career and Alumni Program, or ACAP….

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Army Air Force Exchange Service sets holiday hours

Posted  December 20, 2013

Launderette Open 24/7 All AAFES facilities Wednesday: Closed Main Store Tuesday: 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. Wednesday: Closed Thursday – Dec. 30: 9 a.m. – 8 p.m. Dec. 31: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Jan. 1: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Furniture/ODL Tuesday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Wednesday: Closed Thursday – Dec. 30: 10…

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Army National Guard celebrates 377 years of service

Posted  December 20, 2013

Soldiers and civilians with the U.S. Army Intelligence Center of Excellence celebrated the Army National Guard’s 377th birthday Dec. 13 on Fort Huachuca.

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Families craft gingerbread houses, enter competition

Posted  December 20, 2013

With frosting in hand, Christen Scofield, art specialist, helps the Woolery Family put together their gingerbread house Saturday. Each piece of gingerbread siding was glued together using a royal icing. The spicy smell of gingerbread filled the inside the Morale, Welfare and Recreation Arts & Crafts Center Saturday as Families came together for the fourth…

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Bells ring, people sing

Posted  December 20, 2013

62nd Army Band presents ‘Sounds of Holidays’   Soldiers of the 62nd Army Band play Christmas songs with a jazzy rhythm in the halls of Buena High School after their holiday concert. The band members performed for the audience both before and after the main event. Santa, Mrs. Claus and an elf also made an…

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News Briefs – December 20, 2013

Posted  December 20, 2013

Next Scout published Jan. 10, 2014 This is the final issue of “The Fort Huachuca Scout” for 2013. The first 2014 Scout will be published on Jan. 10. Please submit information for the Jan. 10 Scout to joan.vasey1@us.army.mil. Safe Ride Service available To help reduce the number of driving-under-the-influence incidents, the Fort Huachuca Army Air…

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FMWR Briefs – December 20, 2013

Posted  December 20, 2013

JD/DL plan New Year’s Eve party Desert Lanes Bowling Center and Jeannie’s Diner have planned their annual New Year’s Eve party for Dec. 31 from 8 p.m. – 12:30 a.m. The event is open to the public. Everyone is invited to “bowl in the New Year.” The cost, which includes five hours of bowling, is…

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B Troop seeks riders

Posted  December 20, 2013

‘We want YOU as the new recruit!’   From left, Ken Carroll, Patrick Dueltgen and Priscilla Davis, K Battery, B Troop, 4th Regiment, U.S. Cavalry (Memorial) load the 1840 Mountain Howitzer cannon on Brown Parade Field Sunday. Spectators gathered as the supporting artillery section fired off the cannon twice during the B Troop Riding School…

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