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Military Intelligence – this week in history

Posted October 11, 2013 by Ruth Quinn, Staff Historian

Two courageous lieutenants launch aerial intelligence mission U.S. Air Force photo Members of the 8th Aero Squadron pose for a picture at Saizerais Aerodrome, France, on Armistice Day, Nov. 11, 1918. Oct. 9, 1918 Astonished onlookers watched the first manned hot air balloon fly for a distance of five miles over Paris in 1783. Benjamin…

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Retired veteran receives medal for heroism, 46 years after the act

Posted November 8, 2013 by Maranda Flynn

Maranda Flynn Congressman Ron Barber, Arizona District 2, explains the details of the Army Commendation Medal with Valor Device to Retired Staff Sgt. Alejandro Gonzales. The retired Soldier received the medal on Fort Huachuca on Wednesday, in honor of an act of heroism Gonzales performed in Vietnam 46 years earlier. Retired Staff Sgt. Alejandro Gonzales…

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Local

Mountain Vista Communities help former Huachuca residents save tree

Posted December 13, 2013 by Gabrielle Kuholski

Army retired Sierra Vista residents Lisa and Michael McCarthy saved a personal piece of their Fort Huachuca history Tuesday.

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Revised OER process to take effect April 1

Posted January 24, 2014 by Nick Duke

Nick Duke Beginning April 1, officers will be rated under a new officer evaluation report system, one that is designed to both strengthen rater accountability and reflect current Army leadership doctrine. FORT BENNING, Ga. — Beginning April 1, officers from across the Army will be subject to a new officer evaluation report, or OER, system….

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Soldiers showcase Army linguist opportunities at local high school

Posted February 21, 2014 by Gabrielle Kuholski

Gabrielle Kuholski Sgt. 1st Class Jacqueline Moran-Sargent, Sergeant Audie Murphy Club treasurer, serves as a guest speaker at Buena High School on Feb. 12. Staff Sgt. Eduardo Garcia from the Sierra Vista recruiting station prepares to speak about the benefits of joining the Army. Buena High School students enrolled in language courses attended a 30-minute…

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Health & Safety

Fire season here, think ‘safety’ outdoors

Posted March 21, 2014 by Maranda Flynn

Tanja Linton In May 2013, U.S. Forest Service personnel successfully conducted a 13-acre controlled burn in an area located between Ranges 8 and 9 on Fort Huachuca. These controlled burns take place in fire-prone areas in an effort to reduce the amount of dry grass and brush that can feed wildfires. Spring is here, bringing…

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Salutes & Awards

FH volunteers recognized as ‘Force Behind Force’ during appreciation luncheon

Posted April 26, 2012 by By Joan Vasey

Six-hundred and sixty-one Fort Huachuca volunteers were recognized on the installation April 18 during a volunteer appreciation luncheon, sponsored by Army Community Service, honoring the “Force Behind...

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Missoula Children’s Theatre brings “The Secret Garden” to life at FH

Posted July 26, 2012 by Story and photos by Traci Huttsell

Students from 1st to 12th grades partook in the Missoula Children's Theatre rendition of "The Secret Garden," Saturday.

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Chaplain sends parting thoughts to a beloved community

Posted September 7, 2012 by Chaplain (Col.) Ken Revell

Success is not something you put in your hip pocket. Success is something that must be earned every day. It is one thing to take ground. It is another thing to hold the ground you seized.

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Soldiers: Speak up to select new Improved Physical Fitness Uniform

Posted October 11, 2012 by Shayna Brouker

FORT BELVOIR, Va. — It’s o-dark-thirty on the day of an Army physical fitness test. The barely lit field is crowded with Soldiers getting ready to break a sweat and the last thing any of them want is a ‘uniform malfunction’ — shorts riding up, sweat-soaked uniforms hindering movement — or worse, chafing. More than…

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