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  1. Gulf War illness: Thousands who served still report mysterious symptomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Stars and Stripes

    ... of 694,550 soldiers were deployed to the Persian Gulf region during the 1991 war, including servicemembers from Fort Bliss and National Guard soldiers and reservists from the El Paso and Southern New Mexico region. Gulf War-era soldiers who were not ...

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  2. Gulf War illness: Thousands who served still report mysterious symptomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | El Paso Times

    ... of 694,550 soldiers were deployed to the Persian Gulf region during the 1991 war, including service members from Fort Bliss and National Guard soldiers and reservists from the El Paso and Southern New Mexico region. Gulf War-era soldiers who were ... 1 comment

  3. Singing soldier at Beaumont performs at Academy of Country Music concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | El Paso Times

    FORT BLISS >> A soldier who works at William Beaumont Army Medical Center recently got a taste of her lifelong dream to be a big-time country music performer.

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  4. Fort Bliss honors volunteers for 120,000 hours of serviceRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | KDBC

    There are about 30,000 Soldiers stationed at Fort Bliss, and another 10,000 civilians who contribute to the post's workforce, but there is another working population - also counted in the thousands - that makes the post run smoothly.

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  5. Special Troops Battalion serves as 'Swiss Army knife' of 4th BrigadeRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | El Paso Times

    The brigade tactical operations center sits on Highlander Field at Fort Bliss during a unit exercise.

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  6. NIE 14.2 teams with Bold Quest to assess coalition force integrationRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | The United States Army

    ... working with Bold Quest and they are also working with NIE, it creates a training opportunity right here at Fort Bliss for the First Armored Division to do a joint and multinational training exercise," said Walker. "For this NIE we'll have the first ...

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  7. Fort Bliss to send 1,700 soldiers to Fort Knox to train ROTC cadetsRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | El Paso Times

    ... Col. Brandon L. DeWind, commander of the 3rd Battalion, 41st Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade and commander of the Fort Bliss task force that will go to Fort Knox for three months. "I keep hearing that we're out of Iraq and getting out of Afghanistan ...

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  8. Fort Hood gunman's attack mystifies hometownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | The State

    ... includes photos of him in uniform and carrying weapons. Others appear to be family photos. He spent four years at Fort Bliss in El Paso, Texas, before moving on to Fort Hood. In a statement, Fort Bliss officials said he served as an infantryman, ...

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  9. THAAD unit finishes up historic first deployment to GuamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | El Paso Times

    FORT BLISS >> About 100 soldiers from a cutting-edge Fort Bliss air-defense unit have returned home from what is being called an historic yearlong deployment to the U.S. territory of Guam, halfway around the world in the western Pacific.

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  10. Fort Bliss soldier arraigned for infant deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | KXAN-TV Austin

    A Fort Bliss solider has been arraigned on capital murder charges for the death of his 11-month-old son.

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  11. Texas Soldier Pleads Not Guilty In Infant's DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | KWTX

    Fort Bliss Pfc. Adam Keith Jackson, 22, who's charged with capital murder in the death of his 11-month-old son, has pleaded not guilty.

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  12. Group hosts wounded warriors at Cattleman'sRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | El Paso Times

    ... Steakhouse at Indian Cliffs Ranch in Fabens last week. About 225 wounded, injured or ill soldiers from the Fort Bliss Warrior Transition Battalion and family members got a free steak dinner, the fixings and other fun activities, said Tom Kilgannon, ...

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  13. New senior enlisted leader for helicopter battalion spells out goalsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | El Paso Times

    ... 501st Aviation Regiment) The new senior enlisted leader for an attack-reconnaissance helicopter battalion at Fort Bliss is a high-energy kind of guy who wants to place an emphasis on training, family readiness and teamwork. The 1st Battalion, 501st ...

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  14. Senior enlisted leader changing jobs, but staying in the CABRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | El Paso Times

    ... became the battalion's senior enlisted leader in September 2011 when the entire brigade moved from Fort Hood to Fort Bliss as part of the Base Realignment and Closure process. "They are like 600 kids, for lack of a better term," he continued. "As ...

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  15. Another shooting at Fort HoodRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | The Bandera County Courier

    ... 16, nine of them remain at Scott & White Hospital in Temple and three at Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center at Fort Bliss. Four soldiers have already been released. After a confrontation with a female military policeman in a parking lot, Lopez, 34, ...

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  16. Allentown boy in new film 'Fort Bliss'Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | The Morning Call

    An Allentown boy plays the son of a U.S. Army medic and can be seen in the recently released trailer for "Fort Bliss" a new film that will premiere at the 2014 Newport Beach Film Festival the end of the month.

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  17. Best New Indie Trailers: 'Bogman,' 'Fort Bliss,' 'We Are The Best!' and 'Somewhere The King'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | ScreenCrave

    ... The trailer is often graphic and creepy, but does a good job setting up the premise of the film. Check it out: FORT BLISS: Claudia Myers ' family drama Fort Bliss deals with some pretty heavy stuff. Starring Michelle Monaghan , the film follows a ...

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  18. Fort Bliss movieRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | El Paso Times

    ... rebuild her relationship with her 5-year-old son. The movie, starring Michelle Monaghan, filmed several scenes at Fort Bliss in October 2012. More than 100 extras were part of a homecoming scene welcoming troops back to the Army post. The movie, ...

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  19. 'Fort Bliss' movie trailer releasedRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | El Paso Times

    ... rebuild her relationship with her 5-year-old son. The movie, starring Michelle Monaghan, filmed several scenes at Fort Bliss in October 2012. More than 100 extras were part of a homecoming scene welcoming troops back to the Army post. The movie, ...

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  20. 'Fort Bliss' film still photosRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | KVIA-TV El Paso

    The film "Fort Bliss" stars Michelle Monaghan as an army medic trying to reintegrate back to civilian life after a tour in Afghanistan.

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