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  1. Editorial: Never forget New Mexico National Guard sacrifice at BataanRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... were called to federal duty in January 1941 as war clouds darkened over Europe and the Pacific, They trained at Fort Bliss and were sent to the Philippines in September 1941. On Dec. 8, 1941, the day after the attack on Pearl Harbor, the Japanese ...

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  2. Soldier uses sports to stay resilient, motivatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The United States Army

    ... turned medical laboratory technician, participated during the Army Trials, March 28 through April 3, on Fort Bliss, Texas. The trials were held to determine who will compete as part of the Army team during the 2015 Department of Defense Warrior ...

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  3. Health study finds high rate of STD in El Paso CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WBNS

    ... t Resendes says the area has a younger population that tends to be sexually active. He says another factor is the Fort Bliss Army post that has men "looking for love in all the wrong places."

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  4. Photos: Sun City Bacon Festival attracts El Paso s pork loversRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    ... Union Plaza District near dowontown El Paso. Rudy Gutierrez-El Paso Times Adrianne Teats, a military spouse from Fort Bliss digs into tacos with bacon Sunday at the Sun City Bacon Festival. Rudy Gutierrez-El Paso Times Brandon Paniagua, left, Cody ...

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  5. Arnulfo Hernandez Jr.: El Paso cultural center should celebrate Mexican-American contributionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | El Paso Times

    ... descendants, not only in El Paso, but in the United States as a whole." It is fitting that as the home of to Fort Bliss, El Paso's Mexican-American community has contributed much to the defense of our country. Mexican-Americans were the most highly ...

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  6. IMCOM commander wants BRAC to rid Army of excess infrastructureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The United States Army

    ... - that's what we need to do for 2025." Another initiative Halverson cited was a new desalination plant now on Fort Bliss, Texas, which allows the Army to make its own water at a cheaper price. The reverse-osmosis plant desalinates groundwater for ...

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  7. Rifle Battalion: New commander has been busy training unit to go to NTCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | El Paso Times

    ... Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team on Feb. 19. He was out in the field the next day and has been out in the vast Fort Bliss training area most of the time since then, getting his platoons, companies and battalion ready to go to the National Training ...

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  8. NCO Wives Club to have second Spring Bazaar on May 2-3, will use it to raise moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | El Paso Times

    ... Murray, Mary Jo Holifield, Beatrix Sereno, Veronica Clark and Sue Gonzales. (VICTOR CALZADA - EL PASO TIMES) The Fort Bliss NCO Wives Club wants to establish a new tradition and make its Spring Bazaar as popular as its annual Holiday Bazaar, which ...

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  9. Fort Bliss briefs: Mud challenge set for SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | El Paso Times

    ... Reservations are required. Choice of champagne, wine or mimosas is included for adults. MOTHER'S DAY OPTIONS >> Fort Bliss will have several other options for a meal to celebrate Mother's Day. The Underwood Golf Complex will have a buffet from 10 ...

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  10. Wells Fargo branches in El Paso holding Teen Financial Education DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | El Paso Times

    ... t. The education day will be held today at the Downtown branch, 221 N. Kansas, and the Freedom Crossing branch in Fort Bliss, 1722 Marshall, because those branches are closed Saturday.

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  11. Cortez native Spall is named Army NCO of the YearRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Cortez Journal News

    A 39-year-old Cortez native, single father of three and combat medic has been named non-commissioned officer of the year in an army-wide competition in Fort Bliss, Texas, where he is stationed.Sgt.

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  12. CAHS graduate vying for Army's Soldier of Year award By Jonathan AustinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Virgin Islands Daily News

    ... Spc. Ricky Gumbs, a cannon crew member with Battery B, 2nd Battalion, 3rd Field Artillery Regiment at Fort Bliss, Texas, said he joined the Army because "they mold you into becoming a leader." Gumbs, 24, is the son of Cheryl and Ira Gumbs of St. ...

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  13. Construction begins at Fort Bliss gates, longer waits expectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | El Paso Times

    Construction around Fort Bliss' five all-access entrance gates started this week, and will continue through mid-July, post officials said. The work includes installing visitor control centers, improving roadways, expanding parking areas and other upgrades at the Buffalo Soldier, Chaffee, Sheridan, Biggs Army Airfield Main and Old Ironsides gates.

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  14. Take 5: Five ways to get out this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | El Paso Times

    ... - 9 a.m., 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. - Saturday at the Air Assault Course (Pershing and Jeb Stuart Intersection), on Fort Bliss. raceroster.com. SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A Vegas-style nightclub with high-tech light and sound, video screens and several stages ...

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  15. Chapin High School JROTC and cadets from across the country attempt to break 5K recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | El Paso Times

    ... 11 a.m. - take place Saturday at the Air Assault Course at the intersection of Pershing and Jeb Stuart roads on Fort Bliss. raceroster.com. Boys and Girls Club of El Paso: The inaugural CANTINA 10K and 1 mile fun walk is at 6:30 p.m. May 1 at 3233 ...

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  16. Last El Paso Bataan Death March survivor Harry Edward Steen Sr. dies at 97Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Carlsbad Current-Argus

    ... are still alive, most living in northern New Mexico. Many of the Bataan survivors, who had been trained at Fort Bliss, settled in El Paso after the war. Schurtz said Steen was the last of the El Paso survivors. Funeral services for Steen will be at ...

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  17. Soldier's wife, sports provide strength to overcome illness during Army TrialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | The United States Army

    ... Sgt. Cory Davis was one of many Soldiers, who participated during the Army Trials, March 28 through April 3, on Fort Bliss, Texas. The trials were held to determine who will compete as part of the Army team during the 2015 Department of Defense's ...

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  18. Bataan Death March survivor, 97, dies in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Stars and Stripes

    ... are still alive, most living in northern New Mexico. Many of the Bataan survivors, who had been trained at Fort Bliss, settled in El Paso after the war. Schurtz said Steen was the last of the El Paso survivors. Funeral services for Steen will be at ...

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  19. Harry Edward Steen Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | El Paso Times

    ... are still alive, most living in northern New Mexico. Many of the Bataan survivors, who had been trained at Fort Bliss, settled in El Paso after the war. Schurtz said Steen was the last of the El Paso survivors. Funeral services for Steen will be at ...

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  20. North Charlestona s Hawthorne wins fueling job at Fort Bliss in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Post and Courier

    A North Charleston-based company has landed a $21.6 million government contract to build, operate and maintain military fueling facilities at Fort Bliss in Texas. Hawthorne Services Inc. said in a written statement Tuesday that construction is scheduled to start in July, with an estimated completion date of February 2016.

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