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Fort Bliss, Texas is located in El Paso County. Zip codes in Fort Bliss, TX include 79906, 79918, and 79916. More Fort Bliss information.

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Yesterday | El Paso Times

Fort Bliss school fair set for Wednesday at Centennial Club

FORT BLISS >> The post's Child, Youth and School Services and School Liaison Services will hold their annual PK-12 Education Fair from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday at the Centennial Club, 11199 Sergeant Major Blvd. The event is free and open to all military families.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

El Paso Times

Planes down: 1950s saw 2 notable military crashes near El Paso

MS. LONG, >> Can you find any information about a plane crash involving a F-86 fighter from Cannon AFB? It happened on Armed Forces Day at a Fort Bliss gunnery range.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Miami Herald

Miami-Dade demolished active-duty soldier's home

Fighting for his country in Iraq and Afghanistan, Jesus Jimenez helped fellow soldiers disarm enemy bombs.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Hispanic Business

Contracts for July 24, 2014

Fiscal 2014 operations and maintenance funds for USS Ronald Reagan fiscal 2014 planned incremental availability.

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El Paso Times

Counting Crows

The Counting Crows, behind lead singer Adam Duritz, sitting, will be in El Paso on Aug. 4 for a concert at Socorro Entertainment Center.

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El Paso Times

Fort Bliss briefs: The Old Fort Bliss Cigar Co. store celebrates two-year anniversary

The Old Fort Bliss Cigar Co. at Freedom Crossing will celebrate its two-year anniversary from 5 to 10 tonight and again at the same time on Saturday night.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

El Paso Times

New Cobra Strike commander wants to take 'winning team' to next level

Lt. Col. Glenn Henke is the new commander of the 1st Battalion, 43rd Air Defense Artillery Regiment.

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Ledger-Enquirer.com

On Friday, Fort Benning sends off departing armor chief

ROBIN TRIMARCHI rtrimarchi@ledger-enquirer.com Brig. Gen. Leopoldo Quintas, commandant of the U.S. Army Armor School and Chief of Armor, uncases his general officer flag during his promotion ceremony Friday at McGinnis-Wickham Hall, the headquarters for the Maneuver Center of Excellence.

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El Paso Times

Fort Bliss, 1st Armored Division to hold change of command ceremony Aug. 5

Command of Fort Bliss and the 1st Armored Division will be transferred during a ceremony scheduled for 9 a.m. on Aug. 5 at Noel Field on West Fort Bliss.

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Freshnews

Comprehensive MEADS Network Tests Demonstrate Unmatched Plug-and-Fight Missile Defense Capabilities

The Medium Extended Air Defense System recently completed a comprehensive system demonstration at Pratica di Mare Air Base near Rome, Italy.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

El Paso Times

Five soldiers injured in Fort Bliss training accident

Five soldiers were hospitalized after a military vehicle accident Wednesday evening during a Fort Bliss training exercise, a post spokesman said.

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Army Times

As 212th Fires Brigade re-flags, DIVARTYs begin a comeback

The Salute Battery of 4th Battalion, 27th Field Artillery Regiment renders honors during the re-flagging of 212th Fires Brigade to 1st Armored Division Artillery on Wednesday Fort Bliss, Texas.

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WHNT-TV Huntsville

A Veteran's Legacy: Help return a WWII photo album to its rightful owner

The Treasury Department's Natalie Rudolph explains, "A lot of the collector items that we get, we do send to auction, but the military medals do not go.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

KDBC

Grab 'n Go food service at Fort Bliss dining facilities offers Soldiers a quick option

In the fast-paced world of a Soldier, getting a quick meal can often times mean sacrificing good nutrition.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

El Paso Times

Maj. Gen. Stephen M. Twitty named Fort Bliss commanding general

The U.S. Army Chief of Staff announced on Friday a new commanding general for the 1st Armored Division at Fort Bliss.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

El Paso Times

4th Brigade's new operations officer has ties to Africa, Middle East

Maj. Jay Bessey is the operations officer for the 4th Armored Brigade Combat Team.

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El Paso Times

Bliss briefs: Newcomers can learn about Fort Bliss, El Paso on Aug. 5

Soldiers, civilians and families who are new to El Paso and Fort Bliss can discover more about their new home at the 10th annual Bienvenidos a Bliss Relocation Fair.

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Washington Times

American Spartan: Man served in Army, Navy, Air Force and Marines

Staff Sgt. Jesus Yanez could arguably be called an American Spartan for the depth and breadth of his military service.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

El Paso Times

Flash flood advisory issued for El Paso

The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood advisory for parts of El Paso this afternoon as thunderstorms move through the area.

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El Paso Times

Country megastar Tracy Lawrence coming to El Paso

Country music star Tracy Lawrence will play a free show in El Paso Aug. 21 at Freedom Crossing at Fort Bliss.

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