Fort Bliss

Honor the Soldier: Purple Heart recipients recognized

El Paso Rotary Club members honored 11 Fort Bliss Purple Heart recipients during a luncheon at the El Paso Community Foundation in downtown El Paso Jan. 16.

LTC Garcia takes command of CAB’s ‘Flying Dragons’

The 1st Battalion, 501st Aviation Regiment, Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st Armored Division, held a change of command ceremony Jan. 7 at Biggs Army Airfield.

Fort Bliss Tax Centers set to open Jan. 24

Another year has begun, and with it comes yet another tax season.

One man building a stronger Army

It can often be easy to overlook or even take for granted the many opportunities available for fitness at Fort Bliss.

WBAMC welcomes four babies New Year’s Day

Four new bundles of joy were delivered on the labor and delivery ward at William Beaumont Army Medical Center on New Year’s Day.

Fort Bliss aviators rescue Soldier from Gila National Forest

The Combat Aviation Brigade stationed at Fort Bliss has a vast array of capabilities. One of the brigade’s specialized missions is medical evacuation, or medevacs.

New line of communication developed for Fort Bliss Soldiers, leaders

By Command Sgt. Maj. Lance P. Lehr, 1st AD and Fort Bliss Command Sergeant Major:

Fort Bliss Officer competes to live on Mars

Many children know what they want to be when they grow up. Some wish to become doctors or veterinarians, while others want to be pirates or princesses.

Runners dash down East Fort Bliss

Happy holidays, good cheer and a lot of cold kicked off the 8K Holiday Run presented by Fort Bliss at Soto Physical Fitness Center as 194 runners braved the 30-degree temperature to run in Saturday’s race.

Sisters-in-Arms director, panel advise UTEP cadets

A female captain made it clear to the male and female cadets with the University of Texas at El Paso Reserve Officer Training Corps at a 5th Armored Brigade Sisters-in-Arms panel about the Army’s 2020 integration that job performance is a

Signal Soldiers brush up on casualty care

One of a Soldier’s principle duties is to be prepared for war. Many of the skills they learn, however, are perishable and easily forgotten during peacetime.

Bliss Soldiers get ‘BOSSED’ around

Soldiers enjoyed a 4-day Better Opportunities for Single Soldiers sightseeing adventure in and around Anaheim, Calif., during Veterans Day weekend.

‘Iron Knights’ celebrate Thanksgiving with middle school

Soldiers from 2nd Battalion, 501st Aviation Regiment, Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st Armored Division also known as the “Iron Knights” visited with students from Santa Teresa Middle School during their annual Thanksgiving lunch Nov.

Fort Bliss shares historic holiday tour of homes

Santa won’t be the only visitor coming to houses on Fort Bliss this holiday season, as some senior leaders will open their homes to the community as part of the 2013 Holiday Tour of Homes.

German Community Center enjoys its last Christkindlmarkt

It was the Sunday following the hectic Black Friday shopping craze and the weather was cloudy and gray, but that didn’t halt the success of the German Christkindlmarkt (Christmas market), also known as the German Advent Bazaar.