Fort Bliss

Soldiers help Thanksgiving come early for elementary school

For 274 elementary school children, Thanksgiving came early in the most patriotic way thanks to help from the Sergeant Audie Murphy Club, Nov. 14.

1AD torch of responsibility passed from Kelley to Lehr

Forty-six years ago, Sgt. Maj. J.B. Moore forged a new role within the 1st Armored Division lineage when he became the first command sergeant major to assume responsibility of the Army’s “Old Ironsides” tank division.

Firstlight Federal Credit Union help soldiers for Thanksgiving

The El Paso Armed Services YMCA will conclude its annual Thanksgiving Food Drive with the distribution of approximately 1,400 turkeys and food bags given to junior enlisted families on Fort Bliss.

Fort Bliss announces Thanksgiving closures

Fort Bliss has announced closures for the upcoming Thanksgiving Holiday week.

Fort Bliss releases statement on Farrey case

The 1st Armored Division and Fort Bliss Public Affairs Office released a statement Wednesday regarding the Farrey missing family case.

Fort Bliss pilots describe how they rescued an Army officer in the wilderness

A Fort Bliss Soldier is back home with his family, after spending two nights lost and alone in the Gila Wilderness.

No gas, no bullets, no problem: Units fill training needs with simulators

Soldiers need to train. Going to the range to prepare for missions used to be an every day activity for most units.

Job opportunities for local veterans

The men and women who risked their lives should not have to be fighting for a job too.

Act of valor earns Fort Bliss soldier Silver Star

A Fort Bliss soldier was awarded the military's third highest honor Thursday, after his actions helped save lives during a deadly roadside bomb attack last May.

Japanese three-star general visits Fort Bliss

Vice Commander of the Japanese Air Defense Command, Lt. Gen. Kosuke Yoshida, visited Oct. 18 to tour the annual service practice conducted by the Japan Air Self-Defense Force.

Soldiers compete to become Fort Bliss Best Ranger

Ten Soldiers from the 4th Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armor Division, put their skills to the test as they competed for the right to be called Fort Bliss’ Best Ranger. The three-day event held Oct. 22 through Oct.

Fort Bliss to hold inaugural Flag Retreat and Retirement Ceremony

Fort Bliss will hold their first-ever Flag Retirement and Retreat Ceremony  Friday evening at the Old Fort Bliss Replica on West Fort Bliss.

Soldiers canoe, camp in Big Bend

Seven Soldiers spent Columbus Day weekend on an adventure of canoeing, camping under the stars and soaking in the natural hot springs of the Chinati Resort, all while traveling along the Texas Mountain Trail.

Fort Bliss' 1AD earns elite award at AUSA convention

The Army’s oldest and only remaining tank division received the Association of the United States Army’s most coveted and sought-after award Oct.

Patient centered ‘Medical Home’ opens

An Army run clinic located at 10460 Vista Del Sol in East El Paso, The Rio Bravo Medical Home, will celebrate its grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony at noon Friday.