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Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 1:34pm

Military News + Fort Bliss

Caught on Cam: Soldier surprises son

There was a special moment at the Phoenix Suns basketball game Monday night. It was bigger than the playoffs or any win or loss. An eight year old boy was reunited with his dad.

91-year-old WW II vet receives POW Medal

A 91 year-old World War II veteran from Colorado received a POW medal on Monday. Eric Egan has his story of survival. Dechant has already received a long list of medals and commendations.

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

Surgeon general says brain health 'new frontier'

Brain health is the "new frontier" in science said Lt. Gen. Patricia D. Horoho as she kicked off a two-day consortium on the topic.

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.

'Top 5' concerns of Soldiers listed

Possible changes to military retirement benefits ranks as the number-one concern of Soldiers, the Army's top enlisted member told senators.

Exchange warns shoppers about used-vehicle scams

The Army & Exchange Service is warning military shoppers about scammers posing as service members offering to broker the sale of used boats, cars and motorcycles through the Exchange.

Odierno: Army faces 'tough' choices in uncertain fiscal times

The chief of staff of the Army told senators "tough" choices must be made in uncertain fiscal times, and up to 46 percent of active brigade combat teams might need to be cut if full sequestration hits in 2016.

Odierno: Army faces 'tough' choices in uncertain fiscal times

The chief of staff of the Army told senators "tough" choices must be made in uncertain fiscal times, and up to 46 percent of active brigade combat teams might need to be cut if full sequestration hits in 2016.

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.

African-American Soldiers upset about new hair policy

African-Americans and others are upset by the U.S. Army's new hairstyle rules. The rules include a ban on many styles, this the ones seen in these pictures.

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.

Marine's memories returned

A Las Vegas World War II veteran has been reunited with his long-lost uniform. It started when World War II Marine Veteran Harold Loew got an unexpected call from a man in Wylie, Texas.

Troops to Teachers program offers post-Army careers

In the coming months, an influx of Soldiers will begin the year-long process of transitioning out of the military, and one program can help Soldiers utilize Army abilities by engaging students as teachers.