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  1. 4th Brigade trains for combat in Fort Bliss desertRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    Fort Bliss' 4th Brigade has been out in the field in the installation's vast training area for the past two weeks - sweating, camping, training, honing their soldier skills and getting ready for a new Army assignment.

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  2. Iron Focus: 4th Brigade trains for combat in Fort Bliss desertRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | El Paso Times

    MCGREGOR RANGE COMPLEX, N.M. >> Fort Bliss' 4th Brigade has been out in the field in the installation's vast training area for the past two weeks - sweating, camping, training, honing their soldier skills and getting ready for a new Army assignment.

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  3. Planes down: 1950s saw 2 notable military crashes near El PasoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | El Paso Times

    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. 3 comments

  4. Maj. Gen. TwittyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | El Paso Times

    Maj. Gen. Stephen Twitty will give his first public speech as the Commander of Fort Bliss and the 1st Armored Division a day after taking the reigns from Maj.

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  5. Cobra StrikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | El Paso Times

    ... 43rd Air Defense Artillery Regiment. (MARK LAMBIE - EL PASO TIMES) The new commander of a Patriot battalion at Fort Bliss compares his new assignment to "joining a winning team," and he wants to take that team to the next level. Lt. Col. Glenn ...

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  6. Maneuver Center of Excellence bids farewell to Armor School commandantRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2010 | WTVM

    ... on Friday, July 25. The commandant of the US Army Armor School and Chief of Armor is leaving for an assignment in Fort Bliss, Texas The Maneuver Center of Excellence bid farewell to BG Leopoldo Quintas on Friday, July 25. The commandant of the US ...

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  7. Fort Bliss briefs: The Old Fort Bliss Cigar Co. store celebrates two-year anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | El Paso Times

    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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  8. Maj. Gen. Sean MacFarland's change of command to take place Aug. 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | El Paso Times

    The U.S. Senate on Wednesday confirmed Maj. Gen. Sean MacFarland's promotion to lieutenant general and as the III Corps commander at Fort Hood, according to Fort Bliss officials.

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  9. New Cobra Strike commander wants to take 'winning team' to next levelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | El Paso Times

    ... 43rd Air Defense Artillery Regiment. (MARK LAMBIE - EL PASO TIMES) The new commander of a Patriot battalion at Fort Bliss compares his new assignment to "joining a winning team," and he wants to take that team to the next level. Lt. Col. Glenn ...

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  10. Hot Trailer: 'Fort Bliss'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Deadline

    ... Pablo Schreiber, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Gbenga Akinnagbe, Dash Mihok and young newcomer Oakes Fegley co-star in Fort Bliss , from writer-director-producer Claudia Myers. Phase 4 Films opens the drama September 19 in theaters and VOD. Here's the new ...

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  11. On Friday, Fort Benning sends off departing armor chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... a year after arriving at Fort Benning, Brig. Gen. Leopoldo A. Quintas is leaving the post for an assignment at Fort Bliss, Texas. A farewell ceremony for Quintas is set for 3:30 p.m. Friday in Derby Auditorium at McGinnis-Wickam Hall, a post public ...

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  12. Quadruple Threat: Soldier, Sailor, Airman and Marine, All Rolled into OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | TIME.com

    ... with a two-week block of training annually. But while working as a civilian Army police officer at El Paso's Fort Bliss, he heard from Air Force reservists there that they routinely deployed overseas. So in 2006, he joined the Air Force as a member ...

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  13. Fort Bliss, 1st Armored Division to hold change of command ceremony Aug. 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | El Paso Times

    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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  14. NMSU veteran, military programs carry priorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Deming Headlight

    ... red, white and blue cords at commencement. The Military and Veterans Programs office recently opened an office at Fort Bliss for outreach and recruitment. Varela said the office is piloting a peer/faculty mentorship program for student veterans ...

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  15. As 212th Fires Brigade re-flags, DIVARTYs begin a comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Army Times

    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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  16. Guardsmen will not patrol border to catch illegal immigrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Navy Times

    A Fort Bliss soldiers is seen observing along the border in 2012, as part of 'Operation Nimbus II,' where active-duty soldiers from Fort Hood, Texas, and Fort Bliss provided air and ground reconnaissance and surveillance support to the Border Patrol.

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  17. 4th Brigade's new operations officer has ties to Africa, Middle EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | El Paso Times

    ... said. This month, the brigade will participate in the Iron Focus exercise in the vast training area north of the Fort Bliss Garrison. This fall, it will go to the National Training Center at Fort Irwin, Calif. "NTC is every brigade's capstone ...

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  18. Commanding generalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | El Paso Times

    Maj. Gen. Stephen M. Twitty, a Chesnee, S.C. native, will become the new commander of the 1st Armored Division and Fort Bliss, according to a short announcement issued by the Department of Defense on Friday.

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  19. Maj. Gen. Stephen M. Twitty named Fort Bliss commanding generalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | El Paso Times

    Maj. Gen. Stephen M. Twitty, a Chesnee, S.C. native, will become the new commander of the 1st Armored Division and Fort Bliss, according to a short announcement issued by the Department of Defense on Friday.

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  20. Bliss briefs: Newcomers can learn about Fort Bliss, El Paso on Aug. 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | El Paso Times

    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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