Military News + Fort Bliss

Registration now open for Bataan Memorial Death March

The 25th Annual Bataan Memorial Death March will be held at White Sands Missile Range on March 23, 2014 and registration is already open for those hoping to participate in the challenging trek through the high desert.

Army recruiting force remains unchanged, despite shrinking goals

Military budgets have declined, the U.S. military is preparing to pull out of Afghanistan, and the Army is drawing down its force.

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.