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Celebrate National Public Lands Day, volunteer for habitat restoration project

Posted September 27, 2013 by Heidi Schewel

The Coronado National Forest, Sierra Vista Ranger District, will celebrate National Public Lands Day and the 40th Anniversary of the Endangered Species Act on Saturday.

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POW/MIA Walkathon, Remembrances event honor Soldiers’ sacrifices

Posted September 27, 2013 by Gabrielle Kuholski

Soldiers and members of the Fort Huachuca community held two events this year in observance of National POW/MIA Recognition Day Friday.

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Chiricahua National Monument offers free entry on National Public Lands Day

Posted September 27, 2013 by Chiricahua National Monument release

Chiricahua National Monument will waive entrance fees on Saturday in recognition of National Public Lands Day.

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All-Army wins second consecutive Armed Forces Softball crown

Posted September 27, 2013 by Tim Hipps

Staff Sgt. Kenny Turlington went 5-for-5 with four home runs to lead All-Army to a 23-8 victory over All-Air Force in the gold-medal game of the 2013 Armed Forces Softball Championships, Sept. 19.

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Patriots remembered, honored during Fort’s 9/11 ceremony

Posted September 20, 2013 by Maranda Flynn

Photo by Tanja Linton Wreath holder Sgt. 1st Class Michael Dawley (center), 309th MI Battalion, salutes as the National Colors are brought down during retreat on Brown Parade Field. Fort Huachuca hosted a Patriots Day ceremony Sept. 11 to remember and honor the victims, their loved ones, and the heroes who dedicated their lives during…

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NETCOM quilters display art at Arizona Hall of Fame

Posted September 20, 2013 by Angela Camara

Photo by Deb Scott Arizona Valor, the 2009 Arizona State Quilt to benefit the Quilts of Valor Program, received the Arizona Quilters Hall of Fame Award in February and was presented to Korean War veteran and Deb Scott’s father, Joe Yox, a U.S. Navy airman who served from 1951 to 1955. Two civilian employees of…

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Buena High School JROTC retires U.S. flags with dignity

Posted September 20, 2013 by JROTC Capt. Pamela Gil

Photos by JROTC Capt. Pamela Gil Cadet Battalion Executive Officer BreAnna Teeters is escorted by her parents, 1st Sgt. Anthony Teeters, and his wife, Tamira, as she prepares to retire a flag. The Sept. 11 ceremony at Buena High School consisted of posting of the colors, a guest speaker and songs by the Colt Battalion…

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Military Intelligence – this week in history

Posted September 20, 2013 by Ruth Quinn, Staff Historian

Allied Translator and Interpreter Section activated Photo property of the U.S. Army Sidney Mashbir was the commander of Allied Translator and Interpreter Service, SWPA G2. Sept. 19, 1942 After the bombing of Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7 1941, President Roosevelt declared war on Japan the next day. Three days later, Hitler declared war on the…

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Air Force: B-2 pilot surpasses 1,000 hours mark

Posted September 20, 2013 by Senior Master Sgt. Mary-Dale Amison

A routine flying mission became a major achievement for the Missouri Air National Guard’s 131st Bomb Wing when Maj. Luke Jayne surpassed 1,000 flying hours in the B-2 Spirit Sept. 14.

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Marines: Commandant challenges NCOs at Lejeune

Posted September 20, 2013 by Lance Cpl. Scott W. Whiting

Out of approximately 178,000 active-duty Marines, 83 percent of them are sergeants and below. This statistic demonstrates the importance the Marine Corps places on small unit leadership.

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