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  • Buena HS JROTC active in October

    Nov 8, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. - Buena HS JROTC active in October.

  • Native American Scouts

    Nov 7, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. - Native Americans had been utilized as Scouts as far back as white men had been settling the American continent. After the Civil War, Indians from more than a dozen tribes were enlisted to assist the Army during the Indian Campaigns of the Great Plains and Southwest regions. By 1866, the Army had been engaged in the Indian Wars for twenty years. The borderlands, however, posed particular challenges.

  • MP dog handlers receive unique military occupational speciality

    Nov 7, 2013

    To the world they are dog handlers -- but to each other they are Family. Now U.S. Army Military Police dog handlers have a new Military Occupational Speciality to call their very own -- 31K Military Working Dog Handler.

  • 2013 Veterans Day Tri-signed Letter

    Nov 7, 2013

    2013 Veterans Day Tri-signed Letter

  • New IMCOM workforce development pilot program focuses on world class customer service

    Nov 6, 2013

    SAN ANTONIO (Oct. 31, 2013) -- Twenty-nine new employees of U.S. Army Installation Management Command headquarters participated in the inauguration of a program designed to welcome new staff to IMCOM, orient them to the organization and streamline mandatory training with emphasis on the importance of providing world class customer service.

  • National observance to honor America's Veterans

    Nov 6, 2013

    The annual National Veterans Day Observance is scheduled for Monday, November 11, at Arlington National Cemetery to honor all veterans who served and continue to serve in the military.

  • Proclamation by President Obama for Veterans Day 2013

    Nov 6, 2013

    I call on all Americans, including civic and fraternal organizations, places of worship, schools, and communities to support this day with commemorative expressions and programs.

  • IMCOM welcomes new deputy commanding general

    Nov 6, 2013

    U.S. Army Installation Management Command welcomed Maj. Gen. Camille Nichols to the team as the new Deputy Commanding General for Operations and Chief of Staff in a ceremony at Fort Sam Houston Theater.

  • Preserving out-of-this-world food

    Nov 5, 2013

    Getting enough vitamins in one's diet is tough enough on this planet. Consider the health of astronauts in extended spaceflight.

  • Chief of Army Reserve opens floor, answers Soldiers' questions

    Nov 5, 2013

    Lt. Gen. Jeffrey Talley visited the Parkhurst U.S. Army Reserve Center in Darien, Ill., Nov. 1, 2013, to receive an operational brief from the 416th Theater Engineer Command, and to hold a town hall meeting.

  • Lab improving combat capability by developing more energy-efficient systems

    Nov 5, 2013

    Technologies are being developed and tested that enable Soldiers to focus more on mission and less on logistics and resupply, said Katherine Hammack, assistant secretary of the Army for Installations, Energy & Environment.

  • Furlough has lingering effects on TSP

    Nov 4, 2013

    Employees have until mid-Nov. to adjust TSP contributions

  • US Embassy in Iran Seized, 4 November 1979

    Nov 4, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. - Soldiers and Civilians regularly attend briefings in the Holland Room in Fort Huachuca's Riley Barracks, or at the very least, pass by the portrait of Colonel Leland Holland every day on their way to their offices.

  • ACAP offers salary negotiation tips

    Oct 31, 2013

    Many times job seekers are so eager to have an offer that they forget to take advantage of the leverage they have at this critical moment. Your negotiating strength is never stronger than at the moment when the company invites you to join their team.

  • FH, City pair up, bring special needs information to area

    Oct 31, 2013

    Fort Huachuca and the City of Sierra Vista teamed up for the first time for the fifth annual Sierra Vistability Day Saturday with the shared goal of informing the community about services available to those with special needs.

  • Two-day Haunted Hayride requires lengthy planning process

    Oct 31, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. - While the spookiness of the Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation Directorate's Haunted Hayride is described as "not for the faint at heart," few FMWR patrons realize the entire production is not for the "undedicated and unmotivated." This year's Haunted Hayride took place Oct. 25 and Saturday at Wren Arena, but few attendees might know that two nights of Halloween fun require over a month's worth of planning.

  • Marine assigned here wins Army IoQ award

    Oct 31, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. - A Marine Corps instructor with Company D, 2-13th Aviation Regiment on Fort Huachuca, was the first person in his branch of service to garner an Army Instructor of the Quarter award both here at the 2-13th Army Avn. Regt. and at brigade level, 1st Army Aviation Brigade, Fort Rucker, Ala.

  • Area residents dispose of 60 pounds of medication here safely

    Oct 31, 2013

    Fort huachuca, AZ. - Area residents dispose of 60 pounds of medication here safely.

  • Army Research Laboratory prototype hardware helps NASA recover images that would be lost at sea

    Oct 30, 2013

    New hardware built by research engineers at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory is helping NASA retrieve experimental images otherwise lost at sea.

  • Adding more tools to counter-improvised explosive device toolbox

    Oct 30, 2013

    Combat engineers scour Afghanistan every day looking for improvised explosive devices, not just to ensure safe travel for military convoys, but also to protect the Afghan citizens who use the roads as well.

  • 2d Regional Cyber Center opens

    Oct 30, 2013

    The CONUS Theater Network Operations and Security Center and the CONUS and South Regional Computer Emergency Response Teams were officially merged Oct. 29, to become the 7th Signal Command (Theater), 2d Regional Cyber Center.

  • Signal Soldiers tour USS Minnesota

    Oct 30, 2013

    Submarine personnel are customers of the companies

  • Army looks to blend cyber, electronic warfare capabilities on battlefield

    Oct 29, 2013

    U.S. Army scientists and engineers continue to define next-generation protocols and system architectures to help develop technology capabilities to combat these threats in an integrated and expedited fashion.

  • Army Surgeon General delivers prescription for health

    Oct 28, 2013

    Attendees of the 2013 Association of the U.S. Army Annual Meeting and Exposition Military Family Forum II received special health care, and it came with no deductible or copay.

  • Army keeps commanders, Soldiers in-the-know with IDES Dashboard

    Oct 28, 2013

    WASHINGTON (Oct. 28, 2013)--Army officials continue fielding a web-based technology that enhances transparency of the Individual Disability Evaluation System (IDES) process for Soldiers and commanders, while also providing system administrators an enhanced capability for identifying challenges and potential obstacles. "We want to make sure the Soldier is taken care of all the way through the system, they understand the system, and they're getting the care they need," said Lt. Gen. Howard B. Bromberg, Deputy Chief of Staff, G-1.

  • Japanese Language School Opened at Presidio of San Francisco, 1 November 1941

    Oct 25, 2013

    On November 1, 1941, the U.S. Fourth Army began a secret program to teach the Japanese language to military students. The first class met in an abandoned hangar on Crissy Field, at the Presidio of San Francisco. But before the students could move into the haphazard building that would become their home and classroom, they had to chase away the rats.

  • Hunting tips to stay on target

    Oct 24, 2013

    While the rules and seasons for hunting vary from state to state, safety is one common factor that should always be consistent.

  • Breast cancer awareness may save life of person you know, love

    Oct 24, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - According to the Centers for Disease Control, one out of eight women is at risk for developing breast cancer sometime during her life. In the United States this year, more than 230,000 women were diagnosed. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and offers an opportunity to learn more about the disease.

  • Installation retirement ceremony honors nine retirees

    Oct 24, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. - There comes a time at the end of every military member's career when he or she hangs up the uniform and starts a new chapter in life. For nine individuals, that transition started with the quarterly installation retirement ceremony on Brown Parade Field Friday.

  • CFC campaign resumes activity suspended during furlough

    Oct 24, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ - With the end of the recent government furlough, the Department of Defense, or DoD, may now resume Combined Federal Campaign activities suspended while the furlough was in place.

  • Jeannie's Diner management gains Army-wide recognition

    Oct 24, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. - Jeannie's Diner patrons have a new reason to grab a bite to eat in the facility. Sandra Perry, Jeannie's Diner business manager, is the recipient of the James A. Carroll Award for most improved business operation Army-wide in fiscal year 2012.

  • Students see red -- Red Ribbon Week celebration underway

    Oct 24, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, Az. - Students within the Fort Huachuca Accommodation School District wore red this week participating in the oldest and largest drug prevention campaign in the nation, Red Ribbon Week. Each school, in partnership with the Army Substance Abuse Program, or ASAP, raised student awareness on taking a stand against drug abuse.

  • Army leaders: Network, NIEs critical to future force

    Oct 23, 2013

    After putting the tactical communications network "under pressure" in a realistic operational environment in order to quickly deliver a "digital guardian angel" to troops in Afghanistan, Army leaders said the Network Integration Evaluation process is adapting to drive continued innovation.

  • SecArmy at Army Ten Miler

    Oct 21, 2013

    Secretary of the Army John McHugh and Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno watch runners race from the starting line at the 29th Army Ten-Miler, held at the Pentagon, Oct. 20, 2013. The Army Ten-Miler is America's largest ten-mile race, held every October in Washington, D.C., and sponsored by the U.S. Army Military District of Washington. The race events include a youth run, a youth activity fair, and a pre-race pasta dinner held the night before the race. The race attracts a large number of civilian and military running teams.

  • ATVs: not to be underestimated

    Oct 21, 2013

  • PFC Parker Dunn Awarded Medal of Honor, 23 October 1918

    Oct 21, 2013

    In October 1918, in the Argonne Forest of France, the 78th Infantry Division came under heavy German machine gun and artillery fire, forcing American troops to jump into a nearby river for cover. Private Dunn and the Intelligence Section were tasked to build a bridge in order to gain better access to the village.

  • Simplification is key goal at Army network tech day

    Oct 17, 2013

    Army engineers are joining forces with industry to simplify the service's tactical communications network by uniting fragmented capabilities and taking a holistic approach to network advancement.

  • MSG Wilson Became First CIC Casualty of Korean War, 13 October 1950

    Oct 16, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. - John R. Wilson joined the Army in 1942 and served in the Pacific Theater during World War II, reaching the rank of Major before being discharged in 1947. Shortly thereafter, he reenlisted as a Master Sergeant. When the Korean War began, MSG Wilson was assigned to the 25th Counterintelligence Corps (CIC) Detachment, 27th Infantry Regiment , 25th Infantry Division.

  • Murr Community Center hosts first Fall Bazaar

    Oct 16, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. - Holiday shoppers started their gift lists a little earlier this year at the first Fall Bazaar held at Murr Community Center Oct. 12-13. Forty vendors were on hand selling goods that ranged from holiday arts and crafts to jewelry and other ladies accessories. Independent business consultants from companies such as Avon, Tupperware and Scentsy and small local businesses participated as well.

  • Remember to turn it off; October is Energy Action Month

    Oct 16, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. While October is Energy Action Month, energy conservation is a year-round Army goal. When it comes to energy conservation on Fort Huachuca, the goal is to become a net zero installation in energy water and waste by 2025.

  • Army announces Cybersecurity Collaborative Research Alliance to explore underlying cyber science

    Oct 15, 2013

    The U.S. Army Research Laboratory has established a Collaborative Research Alliance,which will include an alliance of ARL, U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Research, Development and Engineering Center, academia and industry researchers to explore the basic foundations of cyber science issues in the context of Army networks.

  • Paws up! Two new military working dogs arrive; first in three years

    Oct 15, 2013

    Fort Huachuca welcomed two new four-legged recruits to the 18th Military Police Detachment K-9 Unit, Sept. 19, bringing the total to 10 military working dogs.

  • Square dancing as easy as A-B-C

    Oct 15, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, Az.- Two and a half years ago, Mike Smithers, never thought he would become square dance fanatic. Today, the Army veteran is a member of the square dance group, Thunder Mountain Twirlers, and a square dance caller--and he's calling on others to come and share his experience at the "ABC Fun Dance Program," which starts Oct. 25.

  • Congresswoman Giffords recognized for resilience, enduring service to Army

    Oct 10, 2013

    Former U.S. Representative Gabrielle "Gabby" Giffords was awarded the Department of the Army Decoration for Distinguished Civilian Service by Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal, Oct. 10, 2013, at the Pentagon.

  • Fort prepares to kick off Red Ribbon Week campaign

    Oct 9, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. - Children of parents who talk to their teens regularly about the dangers of drugs are 42 percent less likely to use drugs than those who don't, yet only a quarter of teens report having these conversations, according to the National Family Partnership.

  • Turnaround Point offers assistance to Soldiers, Families

    Oct 9, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. - Since 1988, that Installation Staff Chaplain's office has been helping Families in need of assistance with Turnaround Point. Located in the launderette building and across from Armed Forces Bank, Turnaround Point, or TAP, is a store containing a variety of gently used items that active-duty Soldiers and their Families can take for free. The Family has the option of keeping the items or returning them when no longer needed.

  • Improve running with attention to pace, form

    Oct 9, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. - The most widely practiced and recognized form of cardio is running. It was probably your first means of real play as a child. The military requires it for those not limited by temporary or congenital illness/injury.

  • FMWR hosts its third annual 'Bikes and Bands' street fair

    Oct 9, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. - Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation and Sierra Cycles hit the pavement Saturday to present the "Bikes and Bands" Street Fair. On Hatfield Street between Irwin and Bissel, Families visited bike and all-terrain vehicle displays, biker and sports gears vendors and free children's activities.

  • Simple dos, don'ts of surviving furlough

    Oct 9, 2013

    A furlough can create hardships for families - especially when finances are already stretched. Here are some tips for surviving furloughs ...

  • Boxing coach uses Hispanic heritage to share Army stories

    Oct 9, 2013

    Staff Sgt. Alexis Ramos used National Hispanic Heritage Month to share stories about his boxing family, the U.S Army World Class Athlete Program and Army Installation Management Command.

  • Texas Guard DART-W continues to assist with Colorado flood response

    Oct 9, 2013

    The Texas Army National Guard's 36th Infantry Division's Domestic All-Hazards Response Team-West continues to coordinate assistance requests and support for the Colorado flood relief effort.

  • September - Army Suicide Prevention Month

    Oct 9, 2013

    September is suicide prevention month. Suicide prevention rests upon proactive, caring and courageous people who recognize signs of danger and take immediate action.

  • Army recruiting highly qualified Soldiers, DA civilians to serve on new specialized Cyber Protection

    Oct 8, 2013

    7th Signal Command (Theater) is standing up a new Cyber Mission Unit (Provisional) to conduct focused defensive operations aimed at better protecting the Army's networks. To do so, the command is actively recruiting highly qualified and motivated Soldiers -- officer and enlisted -- as well as Department of the Army civilian operators, analysts, planners, and leaders to serve on specialized Cyber Protection Teams.

  • Two Profiles in Courage, 9 October 1918

    Oct 8, 2013

    Astonished onlookers watched the first manned hot air balloon fly for a distance of five miles over Paris in 1783.

  • Illegitimate Theater Company, FMWR present fall production

    Oct 8, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. - The Illegitimate Theater Company, or ITC, and Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation presented Neil Simon's "The Sunshine Boys" Friday through Sunday at Murr Community Center.

  • National Depression Awareness Month

    Oct 7, 2013

    October is National Depression Awareness Month. In observance of this month, on Oct. 10, 2013, the Army will join several organizations across America in recognition of National Depression Screening Day to inform the public about the signs and symptoms of depression

  • 2014: What's your objective?

    Oct 7, 2013

    We just turned the page on another fiscal year, and preliminary numbers suggest it will be among our Army's best ever for safety. But no matter how fiscal 2013 shakes out, we must allow ourselves to go nowhere but forward into the new year, building upon our successes and paying heed to lessons learned along the way. The Army's annual safety and occupational health objectives, signed in early September by the secretary of the Army and Army chief of staff, provide a sound framework for you to do just that within your formations.

  • Senior leaders make 'First Donation' at CFC Kick Off lunch

    Oct 7, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. - The 2013 Combined Federal Campaign, or CFC, season officially began at Fort Huachuca with a kickoff luncheon held at the Thunder Mountain Activity Centre, Sept. 25.

  • AER assistance to remain available during systems upgrade

    Oct 7, 2013

    Army Emergency Relief announced that assistance will remain available for Soldiers and families in need while AER conducts a major systems upgrade scheduled to occur between 1 p.m. (EDT), Oct. 10, through 8 a.m. (EDT), Oct. 15, 2013.

  • You Are the First Line of Defense

    Oct 1, 2013

    The cyber threat to our Army and our Nation has become pervasive and increasingly sophisticated. There is an inherent risk to our forces, our Soldiers and our communities. Adversaries constantly probe and attempt to exploit our networks, seeking information that is personal in nature such as personally identifiable information, and operational in nature to access, exploit and impact our military capabilities.

  • Breast Cancer Awareness Month "Don't Wait - Early Detection Pays Off"

    Oct 1, 2013

    Army Medicine joins Military Health System (MHS) and other health system partners in recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month to increase the overall awareness and sharing of information among Soldiers, family members, and beneficiaries on the importance of breast cancer screening as well as communicating how a healthy lifestyle, which includes eating nutritious foods and staying physically active, are to maintaining, restoring, and improving breast health.

  • National Depression Education and Awareness Month: The Courage to Seek Help

    Oct 1, 2013

    October is National Depression Education and Awareness Month, and in observance of this month, on October 10, 2013, the Army will join several organizations and communities across America in recognition of "National Depression Screening Day" by leading efforts to inform the public about depression, its various signs and symptoms, the importance of eliminating stigma associated with seeking treatment, and providing information about the availability of free anonymous behavioral health screenings.

  • MI Library continues strong, provides much more than books

    Oct 1, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. -Down time is important to the Fort Huachuca community and the CW2 Christopher G. Nason Military Intelligence Library provides just that, and more.

  • Due to the Government shutdown this website is not being updated.

    Oct 1, 2013

    Fort Huacuca, AZ. - Due to the Government shutdown this website is not being updated.

  • Information for Soldiers, civilians impacted by government shutdown

    Sep 30, 2013

    Information for Soldiers, civilians impacted by government shutdown

  • Chiricahua National Monument Offers Free Entry on National Public Lands Day

    Sep 26, 2013

    Fort huachuca, AZ. - Chiricahua National Monument will waive entrance fees on Saturday in recognition of National Public Lands Day.

  • 201st MI Battalion returns from Afghanistan

    Sep 26, 2013

    Soldiers of the 201st Military Intelligence Battalion returned to San Antonio late on the night of Sept. 21 after a year supporting Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan.

  • US Military Liaison Mission Ends October 3, 1990

    Sep 25, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. - There were never more than fourteen at one time. They were licensed spies who were uniformed members of the United States military but who also held Soviet credentials or passes allowing nearly unrestricted access into and within the Soviet sector of East Germany.

  • Hispanic Heritage Month celebrates leadership serving with honor, pride

    Sep 25, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. - Soldiers and Civilians gathered at Thunder Mountain Activity Centre Tuesday for a Hispanic Heritage Month observance hosted by the Fort Huachuca Military Equal Opportunity Office and the U.S. Army Intelligence Center of Excellence.

  • POW/MIA Walkathon, Remembrances event honor Soldiers' memories

    Sep 25, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. Soldiers and members of the Fort Huachuca community held two events this year in observance of National POW/MIA Recognition Day Friday. Fort Huachuca U.S. Army Garrison and partner organizations started the day with the installation's annual walkathon which began and ended at Warrior/Sentinel Field. A first-time event, "Remembrances," took place from 10 a.m. to noon at Murr Community Center.

  • Former Aberdeen commander speaks about combating sexual assault

    Sep 25, 2013

    Fort huachuca, AZ. - As part of Fort Huachuca's Sexual Harassment and Assault Response and Prevention campaign, U.S. Army Garrison, Fort Huachuca, hosted a visit from retired Maj. Gen. Robert Shadley, to speak with victim advocates on "Leadership in Crisis," Tuesday, at Murr Community Center.

  • IMCOM announces senior enlisted leadership change

    Sep 24, 2013

    SAN ANTONIO -- U.S. Army Installation Management Command announced a new senior enlisted advisor, Sep. 13. Command Sgt. Maj. Jeffrey S. Hartless has been selected as IMCOM's next command sergeant major, taking the place of Command Sgt. Maj. Earl Rice, who is retiring after 32 years of service in the U.S. Army.

  • Putting combat rations packaging on a diet

    Sep 23, 2013

    When it comes to combat rations packaging, Lauri Kline would like to put the Defense Department on something of a diet.

  • Combat Arts program provides creative therapy to Veterans with PTSD

    Sep 23, 2013

    The paintings and sculptures hanging in the Southwestern University art gallery this month evoke immediate and powerful emotions from visitors -- awe, anger, horror, sadness -- even though the artists who created them would never have seen themselves picking up a paint brush, until now.

  • Signal Soldier "associate" provides real-time network diagnostics

    Sep 19, 2013

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Sept. 19, 2013) -- As the number of electronic devices on the battlefield grows, so does the challenge of managing the network that links them together. Army researchers continue to work to create a better way to build and monitor the tactical network, diagnose and address problems, and ensure each Soldier remains connected during critical moments.

  • Funded Legal Education Program application deadline closing in

    Sep 19, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. - The Staff Judge Advocate is currently available to interview eligible candidates assembling their applications for the Army's Funded Legal Education Program.

  • Good intel plays major role during job search

    Sep 19, 2013

    FORT MEADE, Md. -- One of the hottest careers in the Department of Defense these days is intelligence -- intel. Whether it's tracking down bad guys, understanding the enemy's strategy and tactics, or ferreting out those trying to bring us to our knees via cyber warfare, good intel is a critical component of today's strategy for keeping America safe.

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

    Sep 19, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. - Buena High School Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps students retired approximately 60 U.S. flags during its third annual Flag Retirement Ceremony Sept. 11 at Buena High School.

  • Veteran designation introduced for driver licenses; CDL waivers go into effect

    Sep 19, 2013

    PHOENIX -- Two new services will be offered to military veterans by the Arizona Department of Transportation, effective Sept. 16. Veterans will have the option to have a designation on their Arizona-issued driver license, commercial driver license, identification card or instruction permit denoting their military service. In addition, veterans applying for an Arizona commercial driver license will have the option to request a waiver of the skills test if they meet certain requirements.

  • Fun in sun with low cost equipment rental

    Sep 19, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. As the weather transitions in southern Arizona, people embrace the change by spending more time outdoors. Camping, fall festivals or backyard barbeques may require items that are not usually kept on hand but Fort Huachuca's Morale, Welfare and Recreation Rents office provides services and equipment that can assist in making these activities possible.

  • CPAC focuses on recruiting, developing civilian workforce

    Sep 19, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. Whether you're seeking employment or a current employee, the Fort Huachuca Civilian Personnel Advisory Center, or CPAC, is here to provide support. According to, " ... more than 330,000 men and women working in every profession imaginable are not active duty military, but serve as an integral part of the Army team to support the defense of our nation. We are a global family that encourages excellence, professional development and balance."

  • Domestic Violence Conference at Fort Huachuca

    Sep 19, 2013

    Fort huachuca's ACS is holding a Domestic Violence Conference.

  • Fort Huachuca's ACS presents a EFMP Networking workshop.

    Sep 19, 2013

  • Fort Huachuca's ACS promotes National Night Out and Echoing Hope Ranch

    Sep 19, 2013

  • Fort Huachuca's ACS offers a workshop on Army Family Team Building

    Sep 19, 2013

  • Watervliet: Where Army manufacturing supports U.S. troop withdrawal

    Sep 18, 2013

    A final shipment of 60mm mortars left the Watervliet Arsenal, N.Y., this week en route to the Afghanistan National Army and with each crate was a tremendous sense of pride that the arsenal is helping the president to achieve his goal of bringing 34,000 troops home from Afghanistan by 2014.

  • Army developing tool to reduce altitude sickness in deployed Soldiers

    Sep 17, 2013

    It is no secret that Soldiers must prevail in all kinds of terrain and climates to complete missions. Afghanistan, for example, boasts mountains with elevations higher than 24,000 feet.

  • 338th MI Battalion trains on Camp Bullis

    Sep 13, 2013

    Reserve Soldiers of the 338th Military Intelligence Battalion wrapped up two weeks of intensive training at the Intelligence and Security Command Detention Training Facility on Joint Base San Antonio-Camp Bullis.

  • Fort Huachuca community SHARP outreach campaign continues

    Sep 12, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. - The prevention of Sexual Harassment and Sexual Assault is a top priority of the U.S. Army; Maj. Gen. Robert Ashley, commanding general, U.S. Army Intelligence Center of Excellence and Fort Huachuca; Brig. Gen. Pete Gallagher, acting commanding general, Network Enterprise Technology Command; and the entire Fort Huachuca leadership team.

  • Third quarter statistics bring attention to personal weapons safety

    Sep 12, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. - The Risk Reduction Program is a commander's program that focuses on effective use of installation resources and coordinates effort between agencies using the Installation Prevention Team to implement effective interventions.

  • Soldiers collect food, help those in need

    Sep 12, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. - From left, Spc. Naomi Fritta, 2nd Lt. Osman Martinez and 2nd Lt. William Szymczak, all from Company C, 304th Military Intelligence Battalion, pause after loading food and household supplies on the shelves at the Chaplain's Food Locker. Members of Companies A, B, C and E, 304th MI Bn., conducted the Summer Harvest Food Drive Aug. 23 to gather items to replenish the locker. Combined, the battalion collected 1,621 pounds of food and household supplies and 21 $25 gift certificates to share with those in need.

  • West Gate access control point to go automated

    Sep 12, 2013

    Fort huachuca, AZ. - Testing of a new automated system is underway at Fort Huachuca's West Gate. Once completed, no Department of the Army civilian security guards will be posted at the gate.

  • NETCOM shares morning of prayer

    Sep 12, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. - Network Enterprise Technology Command Chaplain (Col.) Michael Strohm speaks about the "human network" during a NETCOM-hosted prayer breakfast Tuesday at the Thunder Mountain Activity Centre on Fort Huachuca. More than 100 NETCOM Soldiers, civilians and Family members heard Strohm's message about the importance of having a spiritual network.

  • Tips help motorists, cyclists share roadways

    Sep 12, 2013

    Fort Huachuca, AZ. - Each year, hundreds of cyclists are killed in motor vehicle traffic accidents. Arizona had 23 bicycle fatalities in 2011. The nation-wide average is 600 -- 850 fatalities per year, an alarming number. Motorists and cyclists can work together to help reduce the number of fatalities.

  • Allied Translator and Interpreter Section Activated 19 September 1942

    Sep 12, 2013

    After the bombing of Pearl Harbor on 7 December 1941, President Roosevelt declared war on Japan the next day. Three days later, Hitler declared war on the United States. Thus the American military was thrust suddenly into the Second World War, fighting in two different Theaters, against vastly different enemies. General Douglas MacArthur, who had been commanding forces in the Philippines, arrived in Australia in March 1942 and was soon thereafter appointed as the Supreme Commander of all Allied forces in the Southwest Pacific Area (SWPA).

  • Fort Huachuca Patriot Day Ceremony

    Sep 12, 2013

    The Fort Report about the community Patriot Day Ceremony.

  • Patriot Day Message

    Sep 11, 2013

    This year, let us lend our strength and our compassion as we pay tribute to the victims of 9/11, as we honor those who responded, and as we thank those who unite in service to defend this great nation.

  • Data thieves see smartphones as way to get personal info

    Sep 11, 2013

    Data thieves see smartphones as way to get personal info Smartphones are big sellers in the cellphone market. They can perform many of the functions of a personal computer, and like the computer, you need to keep the phone secure.

  • DCGS-A Partners with Indstry to Talk Innovation, Future of Army Int

    Sep 9, 2013

    Distributed Common Ground System - Army held an Innovation Showcase at Aberdeen Proving Ground August 29 to align efforts with industry.

  • NETCOM non-rider leaders receive motorcycle training

    Sep 6, 2013

    For the most part, the moderate Arizona weather makes motorcycle riding a year-round activity.