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  • Intelligence Force had role in Vietnam conflict

    Mar 6, 2015

    Fort Huachuca, Arizona - Prior to the commitment of U.S. combat troops to the conflict in Vietnam in 1965, the Military Assistance Command--Vietnam, MACV, received intelligence support from two Army Intelligence detachments.

  • Black History Month marks 100 years of progress

    Mar 2, 2015

    Fort Huachuca, Arizona - The mood was light and joyous as more than 100 people of all backgrounds gathered at the Thunder Mountain Activity Centre Feb. 26 to celebrate the 100th anniversary observance of Black History Month.

  • Annual Installation Awards Banquet honors top personnel

    Feb 27, 2015

    Fort Huachuca, Arizona - Fort Huachuca's "best of the best" for 2014 were honored Feb. 20 at the 2015 Annual Installation Awards Banquet at the Thunder Mountain Activity Centre.

  • Army Electronic Warfare advancements: division chief perspective

    Feb 26, 2015

    In a post-9/11 world, electronic warfare for the Army experienced a reemergence due to the need to combat improvised explosive devices that were being used against U.S. and allied forces in both Iraq and Afghanistan.

  • 205th MI Battalion, Tactical Engagement Team advance DCGS-A in Pacific

    Feb 24, 2015

    FORT SHAFTER, Hawaii -- The 205th Military Intelligence Battalion here conducted ground breaking training on the Distributed Common Ground System-Army, or DCGS-A, in January to posture the unit to be able to support requirements as the anchor point of the Army's intelligence enterprise in the Pacific.

  • Army Electronic Proving Ground Commander speaks at JROTC Ball

    Feb 24, 2015

    FORT HUACHUCA, Ariz. -- Col. Ray Compton, commander of the U.S. Army Electronic Proving Ground (USAEPG) speaks at the Buena High School JROTC Ball, Jan. 24. Buena High School is located in Sierra Vista, a community nestled around Fort Huachuca. USAEPG is the Army's designated developmental tester for Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance (C4ISR) systems. Compton has been working with local schools STEM programs to open education opportunities to the educators there for possible curriculum integration, supporting STEM.

  • Solar Field Ribbon Cutting Brings Community Together

    Feb 12, 2015

    Fort Huachuca, Arizona- In an endeavor towards sustainability, a ribbon cutting ceremony took place on Wednesday showcasing 57,420 solar panels that have begun providing renewable energy on Fort Huachuca. The sun beamed down brightly as Maj. Gen. John B. Morrison, Jr., Commanding Gen. U.S. Army Network Enterprise Technology Command and Deputy Commanding Gen. U.S. Army Cyber Command welcomed the crowd. The ceremony took place outside the Thunder Mountain Activity Center, with the solar array creating the backdrop.

  • Undersecretary of the Army Brad Carson visits Huachuca

    Feb 9, 2015

    Fort Huachuca, Arizona Undersecretary of the Army Brad Carson spent two days at Fort Huachuca on the final leg of his trip to the west coast to gather insight on Google, Palantir Technologies Inc., and the fort's operations and missions for a better understanding of current and future requirements and best business practices which could impact policy and procedures within the Department of the Army.

  • 40th ESB returns to Fort Huachuca after nine-month deployment

    Feb 6, 2015

    Fort Huachuca, Arizona - The 40th Expeditionary Signal Battalion arrived home on Fort Huachuca Wednesday at Libby Army Airfield. Approximately 300 Soldiers returned after performing communications contingency operations in support of Operation Enduring Freedom in southwest Asia.

  • Ribbon Cutting Ceremony -- 1st Brigade 100th Training Division has new home

    Jan 27, 2015

    Fort Huachuca, Arizona - A ribbon cutting ceremony held outside a newly redesigned facility marked the transfer of the 1st Brigade Headquarters (Military Intelligence) 100th Division to Fort Huachuca on Jan. 23.

  • Soldier for Life: Instructor draws inspiration from transitioning Soldiers

    Jan 26, 2015

  • Getting better: 128th Avn. improves facilities, training

    Jan 16, 2015

    As Army Aviation evolves, so must the maintenance facilities and training aids that go along with it.

  • DCGS-A supports 101st global efforts to contain spread of Ebola

    Jan 16, 2015

    Fort Huachuca, AZ -- The Army's primary intelligence weapon system is supporting the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), deployed as the headquarters unit for the military mission in Liberia to help contain, track and stop the spread of Ebola in support of Operation United Assistance.

  • RWBAHC to adopt new nicotine use policy effective March 1

    Jan 16, 2015

    Fort Huachuca, Arizona - On March 1, a new smoke-free and nicotine use policy will become effective for all Medical Command medical, dental, Soldier and veterinary clinics throughout Fort Huachuca.

  • Fort Huachuca Tax Assistance Center plans grand opening

    Jan 16, 2015

    Fort Huachuca, Arizona - The Fort Huachuca Tax Assistance Center's grand opening is scheduled for Jan. 26 at 9 a.m. The TAC is located in Building 22324, Christy Avenue and will operate 8:30 a.m. -- 4:30 p.m. weekdays, on an appointment basis only.

  • JSTARS plays critical role in Operation Desert Storm

    Jan 16, 2015

    Fort Huachuca, Arizona - On Jan. 14, 1991, the Joint Surveillance and Target Attack Radar System (now referred to as JSTARS, but at that time stressed as the "Joint" STARS) had its first operational mission as part of Operation Desert Shield in the Persian Gulf.

  • ATEC bids farewell to senior leader Bob Carter, recognizes 31 years of service

    Jan 15, 2015

    Described by his colleagues as humble, calm, cool and collected, Robert "Bob" Carter (Senior Executive Service), executive technical director, U.S. Army Test and Evaluation Command, hopes to leave a legacy of what he sees as his most impactful role as a leader--developing people.

  • Why innovation matters to the Army

    Jan 15, 2015

    Even in the face of drawdowns and budget challenges, the Army must continue to think of new and better ways to improve the force, and that's exactly what participants were asked to do during the Unified Quest Innovation Symposium Jan. 13-15.

  • Natick researchers integrate Soldier sensors

    Jan 6, 2015

    To the modern dismounted warfighter, the saying "knowledge is power" is true, especially when making quick decisions based on limited information.

  • Natick pitches innovation in forum for ideas

    Dec 31, 2014

    The U.S. Army Natick Soldier Research Development and Engineering Center, or NSRDEC, has come up with a new way to spark out-of-the-box thinking, risk-taking, and employee participation. The center implemented the "Bootstrap Initiative and Pitch Day."

  • Hunting the good stuff during resiliency training

    Dec 31, 2014

    In this month's resiliency training entitled "Goal Setting and Hunt the Good Stuff," U.S. Army Test and Evaluation Command Master Resiliency trainers addressed how to plan and pusue goals during a recent training session at the Aberdeen Proving Ground Recreation Center.

  • How to report a crime to Army CID

    Dec 30, 2014

    Special Agents with the U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command want to remind Soldiers, civilians, and family members about how they can report a crime 24/7 to Army Criminal Investigation Command.

  • Military airstrikes continue against ISIL in Syria and Iraq

    Dec 29, 2014

    U.S. and partner nation military forces continued to attack ISIL terrorists in Syria Dec. 29 using fighter, attack and remotely piloted aircraft to conduct 12 airstrikes. Separately, U.S. and partner nation military forces conducted six airstrikes in Iraq Dec. 29 using fighter, remotely piloted and attack aircraft against the ISIL terrorists.

  • U.S. Army news, information about Army's response to Ebola threat

    Dec 23, 2014

    U.S. Army news, information about Army's response to Ebola threat

  • TRADOC bids farewell as Dailey departs to be new SMA

    Dec 23, 2014

    Command Sgt. Maj. Daniel A. Dailey, outgoing senior enlisted adviser for U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, was honored for his service and dedication during a sunset retreat ceremony at TRADOC Headquarters at Fort Eustis, Virginia, Dec. 19, 2014.

  • ZeroG arm takes load off Army technicians

    Dec 23, 2014

    Paint removal processes at Tobyhanna Army Depot, Pennsylvania, are getting a helping hand thanks to new technologies that reduce personal fatigue and provide significant time savings.

  • Mobile app to diagnose head injuries scores FDA clearance

    Dec 22, 2014

    The new Defense Automated Neurobehavioral Assessment is a mobile phone-based application designed to help medical providers identify cases of traumatic brain injury in almost any setting, which may help clinicians diagnose a patient in as little as five minutes.

  • Soldier for life reaches out to gold star families

    Dec 22, 2014

    Lt. Gen. David Halverson, as the commander of U.S. Army Installation Management Command and assistant chief of staff for Installation Management, welcomed Army and Navy gold star families to the 115th Army-Navy football game, to help raise awareness of the meaning and significance of the gold star.

  • Aeromedical research lab works to make MedEvac missions safer

    Dec 18, 2014

    Scientists and engineers of the U.S. Army Aeromedical Research Laboratory Enroute Care and Airworthiness Division and Flight Systems Branch, at Fort Rucker, Alabama, recently tested an anti-rotational device that when used on a hoist cable is intended to reduce the spinning of a load when lifted from the ground to the helicopter.

  • Intelligence center develops DCGS-A tactical engagement teams to support mission command

    Dec 16, 2014

    As the Army implements the new Army Operating Concept, the U.S. Army Intelligence Center of Excellence developed the tactical engagement team concept to bring Distributed Common Ground System-Army subject matter experts to the operational Soldier, in support of mission command.

  • IMCOM holiday safety message

    Dec 16, 2014

    As we prepare to celebrate the winter holidays, we want to wish every member of our U.S. Army Installation Management Command Family a joyous, blessed, and safe season.

  • Social network safety: How to protect your identity online

    Dec 15, 2014

    As a result of recent world events and a continual effort to protect the force, special agents with the U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command's Computer Crime Investigative Unit, are strongly recommending that anyone affiliated with the U.S. military, review their social media accounts to make sure they are using the best security settings to protect their online profiles.

  • Army drops hard-fought game to Navy

    Dec 14, 2014

    Army kept it close, but dropped a 17-10 decision to Navy, extending the Midshipmen's streak to 13 consecutive victories over the Black Knights in the 115th edition of the storied rivalry, played Saturday in Baltimore.

  • CSA makes first visit to Huachuca, learns of post's unique capabilities

    Dec 11, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Arizona, leadership hosted Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. Ray Odierno for his first-ever visit to the southwest desert post, Dec. 8-9, 2014, highlighting the unique capabilities found at the post, which support the new Army Operating Concept, leader development and the future of the Army.

  • Looking for career progression? Join the Civilian Expeditionary Workforce

    Dec 11, 2014

    SAN ANTONIO (Dec. 7, 2014) -- With critical installation management vacancies in deployed locations open now, U.S. Army Installation Management Command employees have additional career development opportunities at their fingertips.

  • Fort holds tree lighting ceremony in spirit of holiday season

    Dec 11, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Arizona - Fort holds tree lighting ceremony in spirit of holiday season

  • Fort hosts blood drive for Service members

    Dec 11, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Arizona - Fort hosts blood drive for Service members

  • Fort Huachuca Soldiers, Families receive free trees

    Dec 11, 2014

    Fort huachuca, Arizona - Soldiers and Family members of Fort Huachuca lined up to receive their free Christmas tree during the Trees for Troops� program at the Thunder Mountain Activity Centre parking lot Dec. 5.

  • 25th Anniversary of Operation JUST CAUSE

    Dec 11, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Arizona - At 0100 on Dec. 20, 1989, roughly 13,000 American troops under the operational command of the XVIII Airborne Corps airlifted into Panama to join the 13,000 Soldiers and Marines already stationed there. Their mission was to bring down Dictator Gen. Manuel Noriega.

  • DOD team conducts weekly Ebola prevention class in Liberia

    Dec 9, 2014

    The Department of Defense Ebola Treatment Training Team taught a class on how to prevent the spread of the Ebola virus, in support of Operation United Assistance, at the National Police Training Academy, Monrovia, Liberia, Dec. 2, 2014.

  • TRADOC CSM visits HRC

    Dec 9, 2014

    Command Sgt. Maj. Daniel Dailey, command sergeant major for Training and Doctrine Command, visited U.S. Army Human Resources Command, Dec. 9, in order to get in depth information on the processes and policies implemented on behalf of the Army. Dailey has been identified as the next Sgt. Maj. of the Army and is currently meeting with major commands to get a deeper understanding of their functions prior to becoming SMA at the end of January.

  • Remote village thankful for U.S. help in fighting Ebola

    Dec 8, 2014

    When the Ebola virus found the remote village of Tappita, Liberia, it took more than a day for it to be properly diagnosed. Soon, it will take a matter of minutes. A new Ebola Treatment Unit will open in Tappita within the month.

  • Army listens to community concerns about potential force reductions

    Dec 5, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Arizona - The Department of the Army is reaching out to gather verbal community-unique considerations during community listening sessions being conducted at 30 communities across the Army. Fort Huachuca is one of them.

  • Right frequency for radio testing: Teaming, innovation

    Dec 5, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Arizona - The next-generation radios are fundamentally different than past military radios. These radios use software to control many of their functions and behave more like a wireless data network. By using the Wideband Networking Waveform and the Soldier Radio Waveform, the MNVR system transmits information, including data, voice, images and video across complex terrain.

  • Career Skills Program affords ETSing Soldiers employment potential

    Dec 5, 2014

    The Army's Soldier Life Cycle is the last portion of the VOW Act to be implemented. Beginning in fiscal year 15, the Soldier Life Cycle (Start Strong-Serve Strong-Remain Strong-Reintegrate Strong) begins.

  • LTG William Yarborough, Assistant Chief of Staff, Intelligence, December 1966-July 1968

    Dec 5, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Arizona - William Yarborough was born in 1912 in Seattle, Washington, the son of Army colonel and intelligence officer Leroy W. Yarborough and his wife Addessia. He graduated from West Point in 1936, and went on to serve 35 years in the US Army. Much is known about Yarborough's influence on airborne operations and Special Forces, but the "Father of the Green Berets" also had a significant role in military intelligence during a very contentious time in American history.

  • Fort Huachuca Holiday Giving Tree is wrapping up

    Dec 5, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Arizona - Each year since 1988, the Chaplain's Office Outreach Ministries Program personnel, organize the event by collecting gift donations and distributing them to Service member Families, so they too can celebrate the holidays.

  • Prevent weight gain during holiday season

    Dec 5, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Arizona - Many Americans overeat on Thanksgiving, the traditional start of the holiday season. After that, the holiday decorations go up and offices that do not usually have snack foods around burst with holiday cookies and other treats.

  • DFAC serves up turkey, more

    Dec 5, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Arizona - DFAC serves up turkey, more

  • December is 3D month

    Dec 4, 2014

    December is National Drunk and Drugged Driving Prevention Month, a time when communities join a national coalition to conduct public awareness and enforcement campaigns to prevent impaired driving.

  • Take charge of your online identity

    Dec 4, 2014

    I encourage you to review your own social media accounts and ask that your family members do the same. Personal security and operational security go hand in hand; they are vital to our workforce and nation's security and it is everyone's responsibility to practice OPSEC.

  • What makes chaplain assistants unique

    Dec 4, 2014

    We are celebrating 105 years since the Army officially introduced this unique Military Occupational Specialty (MOS). As the U.S. Army Installation Management Command Chaplain Assistant Sergeant Major, I am proud of all the chaplain assistants supporting our Soldiers, Families and Civilians.

  • Operation Just Cause in Panama remembered 25 years later

    Dec 4, 2014

    Twenty-five years ago this month, on Dec. 20, 1989, U.S. forces commenced combat operations in Panama as part of Operation Just Cause.

  • Network upgrade coming in 2015

    Dec 4, 2014

    The Department of the Army, in partnership with the Defense Information Security Agency, is focusing efforts to provide a single, secure, standards-based network across the Department of Defense. The 7th Signal Command and the 106th Signal Brigade will spearhead this effort at Anniston Army Depot beginning in the first quarter of 2015.

  • DCGS-A provides foundation for aerial intelligence

    Dec 3, 2014

    The Distributed Common Ground System-Army is the backbone of the Army intelligence mission, and DCGS-A provides the tools and databases that the 116th Military Intelligence Brigade uses for worldwide aerial intelligence surveillance and reconnaissance.

  • CECOM workforce targeted during cyber security exercise

    Dec 2, 2014

    Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland- -The U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command (CECOM) conducted a no-notice cyber security exercise known as "Cyber Shield II" October 21st and 22nd 2014 to evaluate the command's response and engagement capabilities during potential cyber attacks.

  • Army Cyber branch offers Soldiers new challenges, opportunities

    Nov 24, 2014

    Soldiers who want to defend the nation in cyberspace, as part of the Army's newest and most technologically advanced career field, now have an Army branch to join that will take its place alongside infantry, artillery and the other Army combat arms branches.

  • Right frequency for radio testing: Teaming, innovation

    Nov 21, 2014

    The U.S. Army Electronic Proving Ground's (USAEPG) new Tactical Radio Center is supporting Product Manager, Mid-tier Networking Vehicular Radio (PdM MNVR) in testing the Army's next-generation radio systems, here.

  • Soldiers of the future will generate their own power

    Nov 17, 2014

    Wearable technologies may provide U.S. Soldiers with on-the-move, portable energy and reduce the weight of gear they carry into combat.

  • IMCOM unveils plan for 2025 and beyond

    Nov 14, 2014

    The U.S. Army Installation Management Command released "IMCOM 2025 and Beyond," a new campaign plan operationalizing the commanding general's vision for the organization.

  • 35th Signal Brigade Soldiers leave for Africa Ebola response mission

    Nov 13, 2014

    On the eve of Veterans Day, about 70 Soldiers from the 35th Signal Brigade (Theater Tactical), began their journey to Monrovia, Liberia, from Fort Bragg, North Carolina, to serve in the battle to contain the Ebola virus outbreak.

  • Predator progress for the Arizona Air National Guard

    Nov 12, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Arizona -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 pattern at Libby Army Airfield, Nov. 5, marking the Arizona Air National Guard's first Predator flight on U.S. soil.


    Nov 10, 2014

    Message from the Commanding General United States Army Intelligence Center of Excellence and Fort Huachuca

  • IMCOM commander visits Rheinland-Pfalz

    Nov 5, 2014

    Lt. Gen. David Halverson, the commander of Installation Management Command, met with Soldiers and civilian personnel during his recent visit to U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz.

  • SMDC Safety: Autumn Safety

    Nov 5, 2014

    Army provides Autumn Safety tips

  • Service members, civilians train to defend against infectious diseases

    Nov 4, 2014

    A team of experts from the United States Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases taught Service members on how to use necessary equipment while working around infectious patients, Oct. 30, 2014, at Tripler Army Medical Center, Hawaii.

  • Native American Heritage Month - 2014

    Nov 3, 2014

    Every year, our Nation pauses to reflect on the profound ways the First Americans have shaped our country's character and culture. - President Barack Obama

  • Corps of Engineers releases Climate Change Adaptation, Strategic Sustainability plans

    Oct 31, 2014

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers released its Climate Change Adaptation Plan and its Strategic Sustainability Plan, Oct. 31, 2014.

  • FH Soldiers take Army Master Fitness Training Course, prepare to train others to become fit

    Oct 31, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Arizona - Army Master Fitness Training Course, MFT, arrived at Fort Huachuca Sept. 15 through Oct. 9 so trainers could prepare Soldiers for the physical demands of war and educate them on fitness.

  • Fort Huachuca's first CFC Walk designed to heighten awareness

    Oct 31, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Arizona - The 2014 Fort Huachuca Combined Federal Campaign personnel held a CFC Awareness Walk Wednesday morning at Warrior/Sentinel Field to heighten awareness among members of the Fort Huachuca community about the annual fundraising campaign.

  • Fort raises domestic violence awareness with open house

    Oct 31, 2014

  • Army Ten Miler Team returns triumphant from race in D.C.

    Oct 31, 2014

  • Alpha Company 2-13th Avn. Regt. scene takes first place at annual Haunted Hayride

    Oct 31, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Arizona - The annual Haunted Hayride on Fort Huachuca took place at Wren Arena last weekend and, for the third year in a row, Alpha Company, 2-13th Aviation Regiment, took first place for their spooky scene.

  • Army Sustainment Command assists in combating Ebola in West Africa

    Oct 30, 2014

    The U.S. Army Sustainment Command is providing direct support to Operation United Assistance to combat Ebola in West Africa. The command's Army Prepositioned Stocks program was tasked to assist in Operation United Assistance to provide 25 Force Provider Modules from assets stored in Livorno, Italy.

  • Virtual stage open to active-duty singers

    Oct 28, 2014

    Active-duty Service members still have an opportunity to submit videos online to compete for two of six finalist spots and a chance to be named the 2014 "Rising Star."

  • Inclusiveness, diversity needed in 21st century, SES says

    Oct 28, 2014

    If business and government are to be successful in the 21st century, they must be inclusive and diverse regarding people, according to a high-ranking federal government official.

  • Army develops app to determine body's water needs

    Oct 24, 2014

    Researchers from U.S. Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, and a team from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Lincoln Laboratory, developed an app that will help unit leaders accurately predict water needs with the goal of minimizing the burden of water transport and sustaining hydration.

  • Training for war: The intelligence Soldier

    Oct 24, 2014

    FORT IRWIN, Calif. -- At the Army's National Training Center here at Fort Irwin, military units from across the world come to train for war. Military intelligence soldiers like Spc. Brendan T. Gibson an all source intelligence analyst from Point Lookout, New York, help to ensure the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment provides realistic training for these units.

  • Human Dimension: Army Medicine part of culture change

    Oct 22, 2014

    Winning wars in the future will not be about who has the best technology or the latest weapons. The difference between success and failure will be the "human dimension."

  • CECOM welcomes new senior enlisted leader

    Oct 22, 2014

    CECOM Commanding General and APG Senior Commander Maj. Gen. Bruce T. Crawford presided over the ceremony that transferred responsibility from Command Sgt. Maj. Kennis J. Dent to Command Sgt. Maj. William G. Bruns.

  • ARCYBER commander discusses initiatives

    Oct 21, 2014

    U.S. Army Cyber Command's Lt. Gen. Edward C. Cardon sat down with reporters Oct. 13, 2014, at the Association of the United States Army's Annual Meeting and Exposition, in Washington, D.C., to discuss the development of the command and cyber security initiatives.

  • Army researchers evaluate Soldier performance

    Oct 14, 2014

    The U.S. Army Research Laboratory Human Research and Engineering Directorate's Fort Leonard Wood field element recently completed a live-fire experiment with the modular protective system multipurpose guard tower on Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri.

  • Childhood obesity: a preventable disease

    Oct 7, 2014

  • National Disability Employment Awareness Month is October

    Oct 6, 2014

    October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month. The purpose of this designation is to raise awareness about disability employment issues and celebrate the many contributions of America's workers with disabilities.

  • Enhancing resiliency: Forces Command Soldiers intervene, help Army "battle buddies"

    Sep 29, 2014

    U.S. Army Forces Command units across the United States are helping ensure suicide prevention and awareness among their Soldiers, Forces Command G-1 personnel officials say.

  • Army, Air Force move data over same network for first time at Joint Base San Antonio

    Sep 24, 2014

    This month, the Army and Air Force achieved major network security and capacity upgrades at Joint Base San Antonio, Texas, in partnership with the Defense Information Systems Agency. This is the first Department of Defense location to achieve the pairing of new switching technologies and security stacks. In addition, network speed for end users has increased dramatically.

  • Leadership Huntsville/Madison County gains better understanding of Arsenal

    Sep 19, 2014

    When counting the dollars and cents in Huntsville/Madison County, the Redstone Arsenal story is a crucial part of the equation. Leadership Huntsville/Madison County class members paid a visit to Redstone Arsenal Sept. 17 to hear that story as part of their Economic Base Day, which gave participants a deeper understanding of the economic drivers in the Tennessee Valley. The group's visit on post included an economic overview of Team Redstone, bus tour of Redstone Gateway and the Arsenal itself, and a missile firing at Redstone Test Center.

  • New NCOER expected to more accurately assess Soldiers' performance

    Sep 18, 2014

    On Aug. 1, 2014, the secretary of the Army approved the new Non-Commissioned Officer Evaluation Report. Implementation will be in September 2015.

  • Soldier missing from Korean War accounted for

    Sep 18, 2014

    The Department of Defense POW/Missing Personnel Office announced today that the remains of a U.S. serviceman, missing from the Korean War, have been identified and will be returned to his family for burial with full military honors.

  • Geospatial analysis tool built to support Army intelligence analysis

    Sep 17, 2014

    The ability to obtain this information, analyze it and produce a report for commanders has been enhanced by the Situational Awareness Geospatially Enabled geospatial tool, supporting the Distributed Common Ground System-Army.

  • Brown: Soldiers should be trained like elite athletes

    Sep 15, 2014

    Soldiers and elite athletes share traits like discipline, talent, teamwork and commitment and deserve the same type of scientific-based training, said Lt. Gen. Robert B. Brown, commander, Combined Arms Center and Fort Leavenworth, Kansas.

  • Two Vietnam War Soldiers receive Medal of Honor

    Sep 15, 2014

    Retired Command Sgt. Maj. Bennie G. Adkins and Spc. 4 Donald P. Sloat were awarded Medals of Honor for valor in Vietnam, during a ceremony at the White House, Sept. 15, 2014.

  • Traffic changes at Fort's East Gate begin Monday due to major construction

    Sep 12, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Arizona - The east gate on Fort Huachuca receives a major facelift beginning Monday. The project will impact traffic flow into the installation and there will be delays.

  • Young artist helps local PD catch criminals through her work

    Sep 12, 2014

    Fort huachuca, Arizona - Makenzie Sargent, 18, was one of two students whose ideas were blended together to create a colorful new logo and poster the police department is using as part of their Crime Solvers program. The posters will be displayed in area buildings to show that the business actively works with the SVPD to identify and arrest criminals. The logo appears on the Crime Solvers website.

  • Steelhead Triathlon

    Sep 12, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Arizona - "We had a total of 150 participants, including team members," said Leslie Woods, chief of Sports, Fitness and Aquatics. Woods founded the triathlon, consisting of swimming, biking and running, in 1994, and has continued organizing the event every year since.

  • Logistics Readiness Center provides different facets of support on post

    Sep 12, 2014

    Fort Arizona, Arizona - Formerly known as the Fort Huachuca Directorate of Logistics, the LRC is part of the 404th Army Field Support Brigade, located at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington. On Fort Huachuca, the 230 LRC person-workforce, a mix of Department of the Army Civilians and contractors, serve 17,127 Soldiers and Civilians.

  • Assessing Army Safety

    Sep 12, 2014

    As the new director of Army Safety and commanding general of the U.S. Army Combat Readiness/Safety Center, I look forward to working with Army leaders and safety professionals at all levels to preserve our Army's readiness through the prevention of accidental loss of our Soldiers, civilians, Family members and vital resources. First, however, I'd like to recognize some of those whose efforts have been so instrumental in turning the accidental loss arrow downward over the past few years.

  • Patriot Day and National Day of Service and Remembrance 11 September 2014

    Sep 11, 2014

    "Like the great wall and bedrock that embrace us today, nothing can ever break us. Nothing can change who we are as Americans."

  • Talking lethality with Army's senior non-commissioned officer

    Sep 10, 2014

    Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III discussed the future of lethality with Army Technology Magazine.

  • Future Fires: Integrating technology solutions

    Sep 9, 2014

    Army leaders are looking to the future force and seeking to be revolutionary in their thinking about integrating technology, according to current guidance from Army Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond Odierno. Army researchers are exploring technology solutions to enable improved lethality and fires.