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6 hrs ago | U.S. Department of Defense

Contracts for August 22, 2014

Ayuda Management Corp.,* Broomfield, Colorado ; Bristol General Contractors, LLC,* Anchorage, Alaska ; Cherokee General,* Federal Way, Washington ; Global Engineering & Construction, LLC,* Renton, Washington ; JSR, Inc.,* Schertz, Texas ; and Zieson Construction Co.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

Army says noncommissioned officer to face court-martial for alleged prostitution ring

A noncommissioned sexual abuse prevention officer at Fort Hood accused of operating a prostitution ring will be court-martialed, the central Texas Army base said Friday.

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KCEN

Defense Department Nixes Ice Bucket Challenges for Soldiers in Uniform

III Corps and Fort Hood posted on Facebook late Thursday night that the ice bucket challenge was forbidden for uniformed service members.

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Seguin Daily News

Fort Hood shooting victim to share journey of healing, faith

One of the survivors of the Fort Hood shooting earlier this year is hoping to bring a message of faith and survival to Seguin.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Isegoria

Fort Hood 2014 Shooting Findings

An insane nut job, pumped full of God knows what drugs by the military medical community and unhappy with his unit's application of the Army's rigid personnel-management policies, began shooting people.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

India.com

US army base shooting: Soldier open fire leaves 3 killed, 11 injured in Texas

Washington, April 3: A soldier opened fire at Fort Hood, an army base in Texas and scene of a massacre in 2009, killing three people and wounding at least 11 others before taking his own life.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

KYTX-TV News

Fort Hood soldier killed has been named

Have you ever had the thought while fighting traffic, "who are all these people?" The city of Austin calls them "single occupants."

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Washington Times

Fort Hood seeing more women in command

Col. Patricia Darnauer never noticed she was the only female brigade-level commander at Fort Hood until all 18 leaders came together.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Stars and Stripes

Gen. Allyn prepares to depart Fort Bragg for new assignment

Lt. Gen. Sean B. MacFarland, commanding general of III Corps and Fort Hood, receives the III Corps colors from Gen.

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The News Item

U.S. Army

Col. Patrick L. Gaydon, a native of Muncy who has relatives in the Shamokin area, took over as the new commander of the 41st Field Artillery Brigade at Fort Hood on July 31. Gaydon succeeded Col.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Northwest Florida Daily News

New Army PT uniforms result of Soldier feedback

A new Army Physical Fitness Uniform will become available service-wide, beginning in October next year.

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Fire Dog Lake

Is ISIS a Direct Threat to the U.S.?

"The militant Islamic State group could launch a direct attack on U.S. soil," warned South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham , who claimed the militants are a "direct threat to our homeland They are coming."

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

KCEN

GM Program Training Ft. Hood Soldiers for Jobs

A new pilot program at Fort Hood is preparing soldiers for life after the military.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

The United States Army

New Army PT uniforms result of Soldier feedback

A new Army Physical Fitness Uniform will become available service-wide, beginning in October next year.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

MySanAntonio.com

Bergdahl's lawyer knows the military, media

The civilian lawyer for Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl says his profession isn't about the big cases, and the most important ones often involve obscure attorneys and fly below the public's radar.

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National Review Online

Andrew C. McCarthy: Was General Greene a Victim of - Workplace Violence' Too?

Or at least one hopes that he will be accorded the full honors of a soldier killed in combat.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

WLOS

Fort Hood changes commanders

Lt. Gen. Sean B. MacFarland relieved Lt. Gen. Mark Milley of command during ceremonies Friday at the Central Texas Army post.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

KCEN

More Soldiers Get Pink Slips at Fort Hood

More Fort Hood soldiers are getting pink slips, or notifications they will have to leave the Army due to budget cuts and the drawdown of troops.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

News Max

Vietnamese-American Makes History With Army Promotion

The Army has announced the promotion to general of a Vietnamese-born officer from Fort Hood, making him the first Vietnamese-American general in U.S. military history.

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El Paso Times

New era: Fort Bliss says goodbye to MacFarland, welcomes Twitty back

Outgoing Fort Bliss Commander Maj. Gen. Sean MacFarland, left, rides with incoming commander Maj.

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