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Friday, October 17, 2014 - 11:31am

Military News + Fort Bliss

Soldier levels could drop to 420,000 by 2019

In his own words, Lt. Gen. James O.

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.

EP History Museum features fire department

Dejah Butler, 10, proudly wore the red, plastic firefighter hat she received at the front door of the El Paso Museum of History.

Navy divers recover remains of missing pilot

Navy divers searching the wreckage of the MH-53E "Sea Dragon" recovered the remains of missing pilot, Lt. Sean Christopher Snyder, earlier today.

Legislation changing Uniform Code of Military Justice, especially for sex crimes

The National Defense Authorization Act, passed last month, requires sweeping changes to the Uniform Code of Military Justice, particularly in cases of rape and sexual assault.

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.

Army conducting joint study to improve bone health in military personnel

Researchers from the U.S.

Former Fort Bliss Command Sgt. Maj. begins new role at U.S. Army Central this week

U.S. Army Central will host a change of responsibility ceremony between Command Sgt. Maj. Stephan Frennier and Command Sgt. Maj. Ronnie R. Kelley  at Patton Hall’s Lucky Park Jan. 8 at 10 a.m. Officiating the ceremony is Lt. Gen.

Soldiers prepare to perform with holistic approach

JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. (Jan. 3, 2014) -- The Army substituted static stretches for the more dynamic Preparation Drill with the introduction of the Physical Readiness Training program.

Pentagon Announces Upcoming Changes to Imminent Danger Pay

The Defense Department announced today changes in imminent danger pay that will go into effect June 1, DOD spokesman Army Col. Steven Warren told reporters here.

Soldiers in Kuwait mop up after biggest rainfall in 61 years

After hours of torrential rain overnight, 402nd Army Field Support Brigade personnel were greeted with an astonishing sight the morning of Nov. 19 -- flood waters of record proportion.

Victims of sexual assault 'safe with medical forensic nurses'

"It's important for victims of sexual assault to know that they are safe with the medical forensic nurses," said a nurse who's a sexual assault medical forensic examiner.