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  • Networking the Future Warrior

    May 12, 2014

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (May 12, 2014) -- Today, the Army has a tactical network that provides commanders and Soldiers with information down to the lowest echelons of the battlefield -- but that is held together with the digital equivalent of duct tape and chewing gum.

  • New undersecretary highlights value of service, sacrifice

    May 12, 2014

    Brad R. Carson was sworn in as the Under Secretary of the Army during a ceremony at the Pentagon, May 9, 2014.

  • Commissary, TRICARE adjustments needed to retain readiness, senators told

    May 12, 2014

    Slowing the growth of military pay and housing allowances, reducing commissary subsidies and adjusting TRICARE costs will save $31 billion over the next five years and enable enhanced readiness, senior leaders told lawmakers.

  • 40th ESB Soldiers deploy, Families, friends provide support

    May 9, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - Two groups of Soldiers from the 40th Expeditionary Signal Battalion left Fort Huachuca and headed to the Middle East and southeast Asia during two separate deployments on May 1 and Sunday.

  • New Soldiers, DA Civilians on Fort Huachuca now receive resilience training

    May 9, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - In a continued effort to increase the physical and psychological health, resilience and enhanced performance of Soldiers, Families and Army Civilians, Fort Huachuca is now incorporating Comprehensive Soldier and Family Fitness, CSF2, resilience training into the in-processing procedures for all arriving Soldiers and newly hired Civilians.

  • Communications security community meets, networks on post

    May 9, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. - A Global Integrated Partnership for Communication Securities (GIPC) User Information Process and Technology (IPT) Meeting, facilitated by Communications Security Logistics Activity, or CSLA, took place Tuesday and Wednesday at Greely Hall, to provide updated information and training for users in the communications security, or COMSEC, community.

  • Sexual Assault Awareness Month ends, Soldiers continue to 'Speak Up!'

    May 9, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - Fort Huachuca's Sexual Harassment/Assault Response Prevention, SHARP, office hosted a luncheon May 2 at the Thunder Mountain Activity Centre to wrap up Sexual Assault Awareness Month, or SAAM.

  • Prescription refill or prescription renewal?

    May 9, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - A continuing issue for pharmacy patients at the Raymond W. Bliss Army Health Center, or RWBAHC, is the difference between a prescription refill and a renewal.

  • Colonel Smith Middle School hosts 'Run for Your Life'

    May 9, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - Colonel Smith Middle School hosts 'Run for Your Life'

  • Torn Between Two Countries -- Colonel Harry K. Fukuhara

    May 9, 2014

  • 3rd RRU arrives in Vietnam, May 13, 1961

    May 9, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - Next year marks the 50th anniversary of the US sending combat troops to Vietnam. However, there had been US personnel in the troubled region for many years prior to that. Americans had been sending supplies to South Vietnam and had assumed responsibility for training its army when France pulled out of the country in 1954.

  • HRC to conduct "Virtual" Town Hall May 15

    May 7, 2014

    U.S. Army Human Resources Command and Brig. Gen. David MacEwen, the 59th Adjutant General of the Army will conduct a live Virtual Town Hall after action review on the roll out of the new Officer Evaluation Report Thursday, May 15, 2014.

  • Army Medicine's Brain Health Consortium just a beginning

    May 6, 2014

    Lt. Gen. Patricia Horoho, the Army surgeon general and commanding general, U.S. Army Medical Command, hosted the inaugural Brain Health Consortium April 10-11, 2014, at Defense Health Headquarters, Falls Church, Va.

  • Sexual Assault Prevention Chief Wants to Build on Progress

    May 5, 2014

    Army Maj. Gen. Jeffrey J. Snow, joined by Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and Dr. Nathan Galbreath, senior executive advisor to Snow's office, discussed the latest annual report during a Pentagon news conference. "While we see indications that our efforts over the last year and a half are having an impact, it does not mean that we are satisfied with our progress," Snow said. "We will continue to encourage greater reporting while reducing the occurrence of this crime by improving our prevention measures."

  • ACC announces 101 Critical Days of Summer Safety campaign

    May 5, 2014

    Summer is finally approaching and after a very harsh winter and unpredictable spring weather many of us are joyously welcoming the season of sunny weather. We long for beach vacations, backyard barbecues, motorcycle rides, family road trips and outdoor sports.

  • Yuma Proving Ground major player in unmanned aircraft world

    May 5, 2014

    Yuma Proving Ground Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) testing workload has steadily increased for 12 years. Today, the proving ground tests between seven and 10 different UAS-types each week for a total of 20 to 30 weekly individual flights. The annual total of unmanned aircraft flight hours performed within the proving ground's restricted airspace numbers well over 3000.

  • Army researchers envision the future

    May 1, 2014

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (May 1, 2014) -- For Army scientists and engineers shaping the technology of the future, the Army of 2025 and beyond is quickly approaching.

  • Fort Huachuca Capabilities Video

    May 1, 2014

    Fort Huachuca Capabilities Video

  • From water & into the air: indoor pollutant poses health risks

    May 1, 2014

    May is Clean Air Month.

  • Fort Huachuca Garrison greets new commander

    May 1, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - Following the playing of the national anthem and the invocation, Col. Dan McFarland, outgoing USAG commander, passed the guidon to Thomas Schoenbeck, reviewing official and region director, Installation Management Command Central Region, who then passed it to Col. Thomas Boone, incoming USAG commander.

  • Airfield hangar named after, dedicated to Army aviation captain

    May 1, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - Second Battalion, 13th Aviation Regiment dedicated Hangar 5 at Fort Huachuca's Libby Army Airfield to Capt. Bradly Nicka April 25.

  • Company C, 304th MI Bn. celebrates National Denim Day

    May 1, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - Cadre and students of Company C, 304th Military Intelligence Battalion contributed to the Army's mission of sexual violence prevention by celebrating National Denim Day April 23.

  • Eleven Soldiers honored during quarterly retirement ceremony

    May 1, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - Family, friends and Soldiers gathered to honor 11 military retirees for their dedication to duty and honorable service to the nation, April 24 on Brown Parade Field.

  • Prepare for wildfire survival now

    May 1, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. -The recent Brown, O'Donnell and Bisbee Fires should be a wake-up call that fire season is here, and people should prepare now if they haven't already done so.

  • Tax Assistance Center closes for season

    May 1, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - Personnel from the Fort Huachuca Tax Assistance Center, or TAC, held a closing ceremony Monday to boast its most successful tax season yet.

  • Vet Clinic reminder: pet ownership comes with responsibilities

    May 1, 2014

  • 'Apps on a map' link the command post, mounted, dismounted Soldiers

    Apr 30, 2014

    Today's consumers enjoy both a common look and feel and interoperability between their computers, tablets and smartphones. Through recent advances in the Common Operating Environment, the Army is well on its way to providing these same capabilities to Soldiers.

  • Sexual assault victim speaks out

    Apr 30, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - Command Sgt. Maj. Julie Guerra, 309th Military Intelligence Battalion, speaks to members of the Network Enterprise Technology Command about her past personal experience as a sexual assault victim. During a April 30 presentation, Guerra spoke about the positive role her leadership played after the experience, today's focus on sexual harassment and assault in the services, the Army's Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention Program, and how she believes individual responsibility and strength allowed her to move beyond the event to become a mother, wife and command sergeant major.

  • March/April SHARP updates

    Apr 29, 2014

    Today's blog post is from Dr. Christine Altendorf, director, U.S. Army Sexual Harassment Assault Response Prevention (SHARP) Program. Greetings! The HQDA SHARP office continues to push forward on initiatives that hopefully are helping you combat sexual harassment/assault.

  • The Rally to end sexual violence

    Apr 29, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - SFC Tiffany Moore, 111th M.I. Brigade Sexual Assault Response Coordinator discusses the effects of sexual trauma with SFC Casey McConville from the 111th M.I. Brigade.

  • Fort Huachuca, partners, break ground for Solar Array Park

    Apr 28, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - Just one year after the idea was introduced, Fort Huachuca and partnering organizations broke ground on the Department of Defense's largest renewable energy project April 25 adjacent to the Thunder Mountain Activity Centre, to mark the construction of the new Solar Array Park scheduled to begin operation by the end of the year.

  • 40th ESB cases colors, is ready to deploy

    Apr 28, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - In preparation of their upcoming deployment in support of operations in Southwest Asia, the 40th Expeditionary Signal Battalion "Renegades" cased their colors April 17, on Fort Huachuca's historic Brown Parade Field.

  • FH honors volunteers for selfless service during recognition ceremony

    Apr 28, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - Fort Huachuca honored its dedicated volunteers of 2013 Tuesday during the annual Fort Huachuca Volunteer Recognition Ceremony and Luncheon at the Thunder Mountain Activity Centre.

  • FH celebrates Easter with Sunrise Service, children's egg hunt

    Apr 28, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - The Religious Support Team and an estimated crowd of 400 celebrated Easter on Sunday with a 6:30 a.m. sunrise service on Fort Huachuca's Reservoir Hill. It was a worship, music and fellowship event dedicated to the resurrection of Jesus.

  • Foreign Soldier receives military education, provides self-defense training at FH

    Apr 28, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - In November 2013, Bogdan left his loved ones and made his first trip to the United States to attend the Military Intelligence Captain's Career Course, or MICCC, here. When the class began, students created a personal profile to share with the group. Through this introduction, it became known that Bogdan was a Krav Maga Self Defense System instructor.

  • Rubik's Cube inspires learning, leads to competition

    Apr 28, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. -In 1974, Erno Rubik, a young professor of architecture in Budapest, Hungary, created a solid cube that twisted and turned -- and did not break or fall apart.

  • Guard helping after fierce tornado hits Arkansas

    Apr 28, 2014

    The response role for the Arkansas National Guard continued to expand April 28, 2014, after a deadly tornado swept through the central Arkansas communities of Mayflower and Vilonia, April 27.

  • Sergeant Major of the Army visits troops in Afghanistan

    Apr 24, 2014

    BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan -- When Spc. Rashonda Covin, a supply clerk, decided to join the Army a little more than two years ago, she and her husband, a former Marine, took their three children and decided to devote their lives to the Army mission, but ultimately, they also adopted the Army mindset.

  • Cadet Command looking for Professors of Military Science

    Apr 24, 2014

    The U.S. Army Cadet Command Professor of Military Science Centralized Selection Board will convene at Army Human Resources Command, at Fort Knox, Ky., Aug. 26-29, 2014.

  • Learning how to fly

    Apr 22, 2014

    A six-man team has been dropped into enemy territory to monitor movement along a highway to provide space and time to their supported unit to react to the identified enemy activity. The team can now reduce risk by launching a Raven, which is a hand-held unmanned aerial vehicle to provide the real-time intelligence they need without increased exposure to danger.

  • April is National Sexual Assault Prevention and Awareness Month

    Apr 21, 2014

    Across the United States, April is recognized as National Sexual Assault Prevention and Awareness Month. The Department of Defense is committed to moving toward a culture free of sexual assault and encourages all members of the military and civilians within the Department to follow the theme: "Live Our Values: Step Up To Stop Sexual Assault."

  • 2014 Army Emergency Relief Annual Campaign tri-signed letter

    Apr 21, 2014

    2014 Army Emergency Relief Annual Campaign tri-signed letter

  • 2014 Army Earth Day Message

    Apr 21, 2014

    On April 22, the United States Army joins the Nation in celebrating Earth Day. Earth Day provides us an opportunity to renew our commitment to stewardship of the environment and the lands where our Soldiers, Families, and Civilians train, live and work. Signed HON John M. McHugh, Secretary of the Army GEN Raymond T. Odierno, Chief of Staff SMA Raymond F. Chandler III, Sergeant Major of the Army

  • First major Arizona wildfire of 2014 burns in Huachuca Mountains

    Apr 18, 2014

    A wildfire, the Brown Fire, was sparked Sunday on Fort Huachuca in a remote location in the Huachuca Mountains and drew national attention and multi-agency firefighting resources to Southeast Arizona where wildfire suppression efforts continued as of Thursday morning.

  • Post celebrates Days of Remembrance with observance ceremony, discussion panels

    Apr 18, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - The Military Equal Opportunity Office in conjunction with the U.S. Army Intelligence Center of Excellence hosted the Days of Remembrance Observance April 9, which was preceded by three different discussion panels on post.

  • Post presents SASH Dash, celebrates Month of the Military Child

    Apr 18, 2014

    Fort Huachuca hosted two well-attended events Saturday-- the Sexual Assault Sexual Harassment, or SASH Prevention Dash and the Month of the Military Child celebration, or MOMC.

  • Son of Army retirees is top of his league

    Apr 18, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - When it comes to inheriting traits from military parents, 16-year-old Najee Gaskins takes a Soldier's resilience and applies it to baseball.

  • AAFES making small changes for customer satisfaction

    Apr 18, 2014

    Fort huachuca, Az. - Over the past few months, the Fort Huachuca Army & Air Force Exchange Service, or AAFES, staff has been busy around the fort, making small changes to suit the wants and needs of military consumers.

  • Whistleblower reprisal -- what it is, isn't

    Apr 18, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - Many people who observe or learn of wrongdoing are often afraid to report it because they fear that if the word got out, negative action would be taken against them.

  • Paul Revere rides into history, 18 April 1775

    Apr 18, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - These words were penned on the eve of the American Civil War by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow in his poetic retelling of Paul Revere's "famous" ride. Since then, generations of Americans have considered Paul Revere an icon of Revolutionary War history. However, Paul Revere was not the only rider, (there were two others), and he did not make it all the way to his destination of Concord, but was captured and then let go (without his horse) in Lexington. Longfellow greatly exaggerated Paul Revere's role in this incident. According to the Maine Historical Society's website, the poem "rescued a minor figure of the Revolutionary War from obscurity and made him into a national hero." Why, then, did the Home of Military Intelligence memorialize a barracks after Paul Revere? Who was this man? What did he do for Intelligence?

  • Largest solar array on U.S. military installation to be developed

    Apr 17, 2014

    The U.S. Army announced April 14, 2014, plans to start development of a solar array that will provide about 25 percent of the annual installation electricity requirement of Fort Huachuca, Ariz.

  • Vice Chief to IMCOM: What you do vital to Army

    Apr 17, 2014

    Vice Chief of Staff General John F. Campbell met with senior leaders and some very junior members of the U.S. Army Installation Management Command immediately following IMCOM's change-of-command ceremony, April 8, 2014, at Joint Base San Antonio, Texas.

  • New hands take NETCOM's senior NCO responsibilities

    Apr 17, 2014

    Brig. Gen. John B. Morrison Jr., NETCOM commanding general, symbolically passed the responsibility of the senior enlisted position from Command Sgt. Maj. Earl B. Allen to Command Sgt. Maj. Milton L. Weatherly.

  • Army researchers embrace collaborative communication tools

    Apr 16, 2014

    NATICK, Mass. (April 16, 2014) -- The Natick Soldier Research, Development and Engineering Center joined other U.S. Army organizations by implementing Microsoft Office Communicator 2007 R2 as their collaborative communications platform after rolling it out to the entire workforce last month.

  • Helpline Marks 3 Years of Aiding Sexual Assault Victims

    Apr 16, 2014

    WASHINGTON, April 16, 2014 -- The DOD Safe Helpline -- a crisis-response resource that provides sexual assault victims with an anonymous and confidential system of support 24 hours a day, seven days a week, from anywhere in the world -- marks three years of operation this month.

  • Developing viable Army energy projects start to finish is a team effort

    Apr 15, 2014

    How well the Army is executing current projects is vital to securing future funding. When an Army Energy Conservation Investment Program project is complete, it should either be saving energy or generating energy.

  • Cyber Network Defender MOS now open to NCOs

    Apr 14, 2014

    A new military occupational specialty, 25D Cyber Network Defender, is now open to staff sergeants, sergeants first class and master sergeants in the active component, per Military Personnel Message 14-085.

  • April brings focus to sexual assaults

    Apr 14, 2014

    Across the United States, April is recognized as Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Throughout the month, the Department of Defense calls on service members to recognize and understand the issue of sexual assault in the military.

  • EPG celebrates 60 years, new small arc structure dedicated

    Apr 11, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - More than 200 people gathered to celebrate the U.S. Army Electronic Proving Ground's 60th anniversary during two separate events on Tuesday.

  • Student-to-student program helps FH school resolve conflicts

    Apr 11, 2014

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  • Circus returns to post after more than a decade

    Apr 11, 2014

  • Fort operations will not jeopardize endangered species

    Apr 11, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the Army have completed formal consultation regarding the potential effects that Fort Huachuca's operations will have on threatened and endangered species.

  • Field Station Augsburg Established, 14 April 1970

    Apr 11, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - In 1970, the nation's attention was focused on Vietnam. Few took note of the day that a new field station was established just north of Augsburg, Germany, near the village of Gablingen, in the midst of Bavaria. It was one of nearly 20 field stations positioned strategically around the world during the Cold War. The newest Army Security Agency (ASA) fixed site would remain in operation seven days a week, 24 hours a day, until September 1993, after the fall of the Berlin Wall and the Soviet Union.

  • TRADOC teams with universities, colleges to conduct SHARP discussions

    Apr 9, 2014

    U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command took a historic step toward eliminating sexual assault and sexual harassment not only in the Army, but in the local community, when the command held its first partnership discussion with local academia at the Fort Eustis Club on Fort Eustis, Va., April 3, 2014.

  • SMA lists 'Top 5' concerns of Soldiers

    Apr 9, 2014

    Possible changes to military retirement ranks as the number-one concern of Soldiers, the Army's top enlisted member told senators during testimony to the Senate Armed Services Committee, personnel subcommittee, April 9, 2014, in Washington, D.C.

  • US Army Central fights sexual assault, harassment with new 24-hour center

    Apr 8, 2014

    A new tool in the fight against sexual assault and harassment was unveiled on Camp Arifjan with the ribbon cutting of a 24-hour sexual harassment/assault response and prevention center, April 7.

  • Army uses GIS technology for renewable energy planning

    Apr 8, 2014

    The U.S. Army Environmental Command provides geospatial services for a variety of operations and organizations throughout the Army. Among those are the geospatial analyses and customized mapping support that USAEC contributes to the Energy Initiatives Task Force�'s effort to meet its goal of 25 percent of all energy consumed on Army installations to be from renewable energy sources by 2025.

  • Installation Management Command welcomes new commander

    Apr 8, 2014

    Lt. Gen. David Halverson took command of the U.S. Army Installation Management Command from Lt. Gen. Michael Ferriter during a ceremony April 8, 2014, on MacArthur Parade Field at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston, Texas.

  • Preserving historic legacies, artifacts ensures win

    Apr 7, 2014

    Proactive stewardship of 411 historic buildings and structures, and 663 archaeological sites, some dating back to prehistoric times, gained the U.S. Army Garrison Fort Wainwright recognition as the FY 2013 Secretary of the Army Environmental Awards winner for cultural resources management in the installation category.

  • 522nd MI (CEWI) Battalion passes tactical intelligence test. April 7, 1977

    Apr 4, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - Army Intelligence received an extreme makeover in the mid-1970s. Following the end of the conflict in Vietnam, the Army Intelligence field was facing a difficult time of introspection and dwindling resources, compounded by harsh criticism from a review panel ordered by the Chief of Staff.

  • FH National Sexual Assault Awareness Month begins with a walk

    Apr 3, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - The Fort Huachuca community kicked off Sexual Assault Awareness Month with a Walk of Respect at Warrior-Sentinel Field Tuesday, to promote the Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention, or SHARP, program awareness and support.

  • Breaking, banging -- Fort Huachuca Special Reaction Team trains in housing

    Apr 3, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - Carrying their protective gear, weapons and other necessary equipment, the Fort Huachuca Special Reaction Team, or SRT, barreled their way through doors, windows and gates of a housing structure waiting to be demolished on Mott Circle, during their recent training.

  • April -- Month of Military Child

    Apr 3, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - For after-school and summer entertainment, parents of middle and high school students might consider the Middle School and Teen Program offered at the youth center on Fort Huachuca.

  • Post community runs, walks in Sports, Fitness and Aquatics' 5K

    Apr 3, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - Post community runs, walks in Sports, Fitness and Aquatics' 5K

  • Time to emulate volunteers who change Army lives

    Apr 2, 2014

    "Army Volunteers: Changing Lives and Communities" is the U.S. Army's theme for Volunteer Appreciation Week 2014, scheduled for April 6-12, 2014.

  • New Signal Soldiers, Technology to Be Tested During Deployment to Guam

    Apr 2, 2014

    Soldiers from Alpha and Charlie Companies, 307th Expeditionary Signal Battalion (ESB), are deployed to Guam to conduct a relief in place of Soldiers from Bravo Company, 307th ESB.

  • Morrison takes command of NETCOM

    Apr 2, 2014

    Brig. Gen. Peter A. Gallagher relinquished command of NETCOM to incoming commanding general, Brig. Gen. John B. Morrison Jr.

  • Presidential Proclamation -- National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month, 2014

    Apr 1, 2014

    Every April, our Nation comes together to renew our stand against a crime that affronts our basic decency and humanity. Sexual assault threatens every community in America, and we all have a role to play in protecting those we love most -- our mothers and fathers, our husbands and wives, our daughters and sons. During National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month, we recommit to ending the outrage of sexual assault, giving survivors the support they need to heal, and building a culture that never tolerates sexual violence.

  • An Army Wife "Doing Her Bit" in World War I, The Story of Genevieve Young Hitt

    Mar 31, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - During Women's History Month, the Army highlights the contributions of women in its ranks. These women certainly should be commended for choosing to serve their country throughout history in times of peace and war.

  • TRADOC welcomes new deputy commanding general

    Mar 31, 2014

    U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command welcomed its newest deputy commanding general and chief of staff as Lt. Gen. Kevin W. Mangum assumed responsibility from Lt. Gen. David D. Halverson during a ceremony at Wylie Theater here March 28.

  • Fort celebrates women of character, courage, commitment

    Mar 28, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. - The Women's History Month theme this year is "Celebrating Women of Character, Courage, and Commitment," honoring the extraordinary and often unrecognized determination and tenacity of women.

  • Financial Liability Investigation of Property Loss: What Soldiers, Civilians should know

    Mar 28, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - Financial Liability Investigation of Property Loss, or FLIPL, is the procedure the Army uses to recover the cost of lost or damaged property. Under Army Regulation 735-5, financial liability ordinarily will not exceed one month?'s base pay. However, in certain cases, such as the loss of personal arms or equipment, or damage to government housing, a Soldier can be held liable for the entire loss.

  • Kino Men's Ministry assists community, more than just a church group

    Mar 28, 2014

    For a select group of about 30 men, being a part of the Kino Men?'s Ministry is more than just weekly or monthly meetings -- it is worshiping their Lord, enjoying fellowship with their fellow brothers, and serving their community.

  • FH Tax Center still taking appointments

    Mar 28, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - As the deadline for tax season is approaching, the staff at the Fort Huachuca Tax Assistance Center, or TAC, reminds military members, their Families and retirees that appointments are still available through April 17 -- two days after the tax deadline.

  • TRADOC CG to senior NCOs: Paint the big picture

    Mar 26, 2014

    Rounding out his first week as the new commanding general of U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, Gen. David G. Perkins sat down with command and staff sergeants major at the unit's headquarters here, March 21.

  • Guard, Soldiers fly manned, unmanned aircraft, train together

    Mar 25, 2014

    Initial entry training Soldiers assigned to the 2-13th Aviation Regiment, at Fort Huachuca, Ariz., and Army National Guard members assigned to the 1-285th Armed Reconnaissance Battalion, from Silverbell Army Heliport in Marana, Ariz., have recently combined their training efforts using a concept known as manned/unmanned teaming operations.

  • TBI: RWBAHC personnel offer mild-case treatment program

    Mar 25, 2014

    Traumatic brain injury, or TBI, has been called the "signature wound" of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Injuries the Soldiers receive downrange can originate from improvised explosive devices, rocket-propelled grenades, mortars, gun blasts, accidents and equipment failure. Many military personnel have experienced multiple deployments due to the length of war, translating into multiple exposures to potential TBI events.

  • Fort Photographer takes second in Army contest

    Mar 25, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - Fort Huachuca Army spouse Michelle Young, won second place worldwide in the civilian division of the 2013 U.S. Army Digital Photography Contest, people category, for her photo, "Hide & Seek," pictured here. Dennis Maruska, director of Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation, presented her with a check for $200 from the U.S. Army Family & MWR, a certificate and trophy On March 14 at the Fort Huachuca Arts & Crafts Center.

  • IMCOM leader offers insight, mentoring during Women's History Month

    Mar 25, 2014

    SAN ANTONIO (Mar. 20, 2014) -- Demonstrate your true value by focusing on improvement and doing the hard jobs well, Maj. Gen. Camille Nichols, deputy commanding general and chief of staff, U.S. Army Installation Management Command, said during a panel discussion on women's roles in the U.S. Army -- a mentoring opportunity coinciding with National Women's History Month.

  • Army outlines network modernization priorities

    Mar 24, 2014

    Army chief information officer/G-6 outlined priorities for network modernization as the Army plans for Force 2025, at the Army IT Day hosted by the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association in Vienna, Va..

  • LTG Phillip Davidson presides over first MI Officer Advanced Course Graduation at USAICS

    Mar 24, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, AZ- When (then) Major General Phillip Davidson gave the graduation address to the first MI Officer Advanced Course in 1973, he told his attentive audience, "You are among the first military intelligence officers to start out in this field. You're not retreads from other specialties. You will be moving in programs your predecessors only dreamed of."

  • Warrior Citizen tackles competition, saves lives

    Mar 21, 2014

    Knowing how to save a fellow Soldier's life in combat is one thing Sgt. Aaron Cooper is trained to do, and he uses these Army skills daily to save the lives of strangers in Wisconsin.

  • USAMU Soldiers finish one-two in Texas, shoot their way to world championships

    Mar 19, 2014

    Three Soldiers from the U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit (USAMU) earned a trip to the International Shooting Sports Federation (ISSF) World Championships at the Spring Selection match this past weekend in Kerrville, Texas. Trap shooters Sgt. 1st Class Ryan Hadden, Spc. Seth Inman and Pvt. Austin Odom shot their way onto the USA Shooting Shotgun Team after four days of intense competition March 13-16.

  • Army celebrates 2 million hours of unmanned aircraft flight

    Mar 19, 2014

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- The Program Executive Office for Aviation with its Project Office for Unmanned Aircraft Systems celebrated a major milestone of surpassing two million hours of flight with the Army�'s fleet of unmanned aircraft systems during a ceremony March 18.

  • TRADOC welcomes new commanding general

    Mar 18, 2014

    Gen. David Perkins assumed command of U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command from Gen. Robert Cone, during a change-of-command ceremony at Fort Eustis, Va., March 14, 2014.


    Mar 17, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - Continuing with the theme for 2014's Women's History Month--Celebrating Women of Character, Courage, and Commitment--this week we honor the courage of Miss Virginia Hall, an American civilian who served with the US Office of Strategic Services (OSS) during World War II. Miss Hall played a significant role in the Allied victory in France while serving in extended perilous undercover activities.

  • Sisters, Brothers in Arms Program to build resiliency

    Mar 14, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az- Soldiers and Civilians of all ranks and both genders joined Maj. Gen. Robert Ashley, U.S. Army Intelligence Center of Excellence and Fort Huachuca's commanding general, at Murr Community Center March 7, for the first session for Sisters in Arms, a part of the new Sisters and Brothers in Arms Mentorship Program.

  • MVC initial project development complete, Fort's new MVC Community Center opens

    Mar 14, 2014

    Fort huachuca, Az. - Soldiers, project leaders, community leaders and Fort Huachuca tenants gathered Tuesday in celebration of the completion of Mountain Vista Communities�' Initial Project Development and the new MVC Community Center�'s grand opening.

  • Installation observes National Prayer Breakfast

    Mar 14, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Az.- Nearly 400 people filled Thunder Mountain Activity Centre Tuesday to observe the installation's National Prayer Breakfast.

  • EFMP receives exceptional ACS accreditation score

    Mar 14, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. - The Fort Huachuca Exceptional Family Member Program, or EFMP, recently received a perfect score on their portion of the Department of Defense Army Community Service Accreditation, for meeting all Category I standards and receiving full points for all Category II standards.