Fort Bliss

Army family members find the ‘range’ at McGregor

The Family Readiness Group of Battery C, 2nd Battalion, “Warrior” Battalion, 43rd Air Defense Artillery Regiment, 11th ADA, “Imperial” Brigade, in coordination with the battalion and brigade command teams invited family

Swearing in, retiring at MEPS – full cycle of service

More than 29 years ago, a well-timed phone call made by an Army recruiter started Tyrone Harris, human resources assistant at the El Paso, Texas, Military Entrance Processing Station, on his military journey.

'Iron Focus 14' trains 4,200 soldiers with real-life scenarios

Iron Focus, the 1st Armored Division's largest annual exercise and the only military training program of its kind in the nation, is currently in full swing at Fort Bliss where brigades are being prepared for deployment to the National Train

Lucha libre slams into Stout gym

More than 200 hundrend service members and their families attended the Border Impact Group Lucha Libre show at the Stout gym July 18.

Lucha libre slams into Stout gym

More than 200 hundrend service members and their families attended the Border Impact Group Lucha Libre show at the Stout gym July 18.

Bliss youth lead the way

The Milam Youth Activity Center continued its tradition of innovative summer activities with a week long Leadership Youth Camp.

Cooking class combo offers appetite, spiritual fulfillment for Soldiers

When Spc. Hyunjun Yoo and Spc. Marta Villanueva first started preparing and sharing evening meals in their rooms, they realized the family setting helped reduce the loneliness and some of their post-deployment symptoms.

DIVARTY back in Army ‘Iron Steel’ Brigade comes to Bliss, 212th FB bids farewell

The 1st Armored Division Artillery was the very last ‘DIVARTY’ to stand down in order to make room for a fires brigade in May 2007, but now they are the first to stand up as the Army brings back Division Artillery to the ranks and c

Grab 'n Go food service at Fort Bliss dining facilities offers Soldiers a quick option

In the fast-paced world of a Soldier, getting a quick meal can often times mean sacrificing good nutrition.

Fort Bliss names Maj. Gen. Stephen Twitty as commanding general

The Department of Defense has announced that MG Stephen M. Twitty will serve as the new commanding general of the 1st Armored Division at Fort Bliss.

Veterans honoring veterans

From the Liberty Expressway, drivers, moving at 60 mph, can see the Fort Bliss Cemetery.

Vacation Bible School teaches Fort Bliss children

On the first day of Vacation Bible School, volunteer teacher Monica Tew cordoned off 10 students behind yellow caution tape and gave them a brief taste of what it might have felt like to have leprosy during Jesus’ time.

Combat kitchen serves up Soldier morale while in the field

Napoleon Bonaparte once said, “An Army marches on its stomach.” For the food service specialists in 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division, their mission during the Network Integration Evaluation 14.2 was to ensure troops in

Acting secretary of VA will visit El Paso

The acting secretary of the Veterans Administration will visit El Paso Friday. Secretary Sloan Gibson will tour the VA Medical Center and visit with local VA leadership, employees, and stakeholders.

Baby Boot Camp readies future military parents

As the lead instructor of Army Community Service’s Baby Boot Camp, Cinthia Dillon is a drill sergeant of sorts.