Fort Bliss

Gladiators return home, ‘THAAD’ uncases colors

The “Gladiators” of Battery A, 4th Air Defense Artillery Regiment (Terminal High Altitude Area Defense), 11th ADA Brigade, returned home recently after an unprecedented deployment to Guam last April.

AUSA honors outstanding Soldiers, civilians, community leaders

More than 200 Soldiers and El Paso citizens attended the Association for the U.S. Army’s General Omar N. Bradley Leadership Awards banquet at the Fort Bliss Centennial Banquet and Conference Center, April 10.

Fort Bliss honors volunteers for 120,000 hours of service

There are about 30,000 Soldiers stationed at Fort Bliss, and another 10,000 civilians who contribute to the post’s workforce, but there is another working population — also counted in the thousands — that makes the post run sm

Fort Bliss historian helps others ride with Pancho Villa

In the predawn hours of March 9, 1916, Francisco “Pancho” Villa and his band of several hundred villistas descended upon the town of Columbus, N.M., in hopes of obtaining needed military equipment, supplies and horses in the hands o

Beaumont welcomes Dwyer as new senior enlisted advisor

More than 100 attended the William Beaumont Army Medical Center change of responsibility ceremony, on the Northeast Lawn, April 4.

Bliss celebrates Month of the Military Child

Command Sgt. Maj. Michael A. Mendoza, Fort Bliss Garrison command sergeant major, speaks to a crowd of children and parents during a celebration at the Main Child Development Center on West Fort Bliss April 2.

Bliss College Center offers bounty of opportunity

Members of the Fort Bliss community looking for education opportunities can find a bounty of them at the Fort Bliss Education Center.

First trailer for 'Fort Bliss' released

'Fort Bliss' the movie which stars Michelle Monaghan as an Army Medic and single mother who returns from an extended deployment in Afghanistan has released its first official HD trailer this week.

Fort Bliss clarifies policy on privately owned weapons on post

The weapon used in Wednesday's shooting at Fort Hood was a .45 caliber Smith & Wesson semiautomatic pistol that Lopez purchased in March, after arriving in Killeen from Fort Bliss.

Red Cross honors Fort Bliss Volunteers

Fort Bliss American Red Cross officials had trouble choosing just one person for the organization’s special volunteer awards this year.

El Paso VA center cutting patient wait times with phone calls

The El Paso Veterans Affairs Medical Center has been able to significantly cut patient appointment wait times with a simple approach: phone calls.

Husband and wife promoted to colonel, lieutenant colonel in shared ceremony

Two married officers stationed at Fort Bliss had the rare honor of being jointly promoted by the post commanding general during a ceremony held at the Fort Bliss and Old Ironsides Museums, Feb. 13.

Fort Bliss Colonel tells EPCC women to be themselves

Col. Karen H. Carlisle, Staff Judge Advocate, 1st Armored Division, encouraged women to be themselves during her keynote speech at the El Paso Community College’s 6th Annual Women’s Diamond Awards March 5.

Fort Bliss’ Got Talent picks winner

For the last four weeks, the Fort Bliss’ Got Talent competition afforded the chance for Soldiers and civilians to put their skills on display for a chance to win cash prizes courtesy of the Directorate of

Boy Scouts hold round up on Fort Bliss

More than 70 parents and children attended a Boy Scout Round Up Feb. 20 at the Replica School Age Center to learn more about the extracurricular opportunities available for their children through the Boy Scouts of America organization.