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    Proclamation signing recognizes MoMC, child abuse prevention month

    As members in the Fort Hood community gathered April 3 for the Month of the Military Child and Child Abuse Prevention Month proclamation signing, Maj. Gen. Anthony Ierardi, III Corps and Fort Hood deputy commanding general, said the sight of children entering...

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    Vietnam Soldier awarded MoH

    The Medal of Honor Memorial Ceremony for Staff Sgt. Felix Conde-Falcon was held in the Rogers Cemetery Saturday morning, honoring the fallen Soldier 45 years after his death. Conde-Falcon earned the Medal of Honor through exceptionally valorous actions as a platoon leader during a sweep operation near...

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    First Team troopers battle for slots in sniper platoon

    An ear-piercing crack echoed throughout the landscape with the sound of a projectile ricocheting off of a metal target. Silence returned, yet the source of the interrupting sound remained undetected as the wind blew through the tall grass. The recon section with the Headquarters and Headquarters Company...

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    Ironhorse Brigade welcomes new command team

    The sound of cannons firing and horses galloping could be heard across Cooper Field as the 1st “Ironhorse” Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division said farewell to its leader and welcomed two new leaders to the Ironhorse Family April 7 at Fort Hood...

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    Med Bde Soldiers, friends honor Lazaney-Rodriguez

    More than 100 Soldiers and friends attended the memorial service for Staff Sgt. Carlos Lazaney-Rodriguez April 10 at the Spirit of Fort Hood Chapel. Lazaney-Rodriguez was the Company B supply sergeant and an S4 noncommissioned officer for Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment for the 21st “Fear Not” Combat Support Hospital, 1st Medical Brigade...

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    WTB says goodbye to beloved 1st Cavalry Soldier

    Chad Gregersen said in his five years of service, he had never met another officer who cared more about those under his command than Capt. Stanley Frederick. Steve Barnett shared that he will never be able to eat a “drop of apple pie” without thinking of him, and reminded that he will be looking for his battle buddy “Stan the Man” when he gets to the “big gym in the sky.”...

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    New rules can help boaters battle zebra mussels

    Boaters in Central Texas will now be required to drain their watercraft to help fight the spread of invasive zebra mussels following a vote by state officials. Recently, House Bill 1241 was approved adding 30 counties in North and Central Texas to the requirement, including Bell and Coryell counties. “Communicating the severity of the zebra mussel invasion to the public is...

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Hood Happenings

  • Flashlight Easter Egg Hunt

    The event will take place April 17 with park gates closing at 8:10 p.m. and the egg hunt beginning at 8:30 p.m. More than 65K candy-filled eggs will be hidden across three fields. All age groups hunt for eggs at the same time, and adults are required to hunt with children 2-7 years of age. Admission to BLORA will be $6 per vehicle, $10 for 12/15-passenger vans and $20 for 24-passenger buses. For information, call 287-2523.

  • Behavioral Health Hotline

    A behavioral health hotline has been established for anyone who has been affected by the Apr. 2 shooting incident at here and who requires assistance locating behavioral health assistance at here or in the surrounding communities. The hotline number, 535-2748. For assistance in the aftermath shooting, Soldiers and Family members can call the Hotline at 288-7570 or (866) 836-2751 for updates.

  • Army Strong Bonds program

    Strong Bonds is a unit-based, chaplain-led program which assists commanders in building individual resiliency by strengthening the Army Family. The core mission of the Strong Bonds program is to increase individual Soldier and Family member readiness through relationship education and skills training. For more information on Strong Bonds, visit http://www.strongbonds.org.

  • 11th Spring Easter Festival

    Apache Arts and Crafts center will host its 11th annual Spring Easter Festival from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. April 12. The event will include piñata popping, every half hour beginning at 11 a.m. There will be 12 piñatas popped throughout the day for children to put plenty of candy in their Easter baskets. Other free activities will include inflatables, sidewalk chalk drawings, games and more. For more information, call 287-0343.

  • Jewish Passover Seder

    There will be a Jewish Passover Seder at the Spirit of Fort Hood Chapel beginning at 6:30 p.m. Monday. There is a suggested donation of $20 for adults and $10 for children. The event is open to everyone. Registration for the event is online at www.eventbrite.com/edit?eid=10489687939 or by calling 646-981-3032 or 732-672-1425.

  • Fort Hood Tax Center

    The Fort Hood Tax Center, located in Bldg. 13 on 52nd Street and 761st Tank Battalion Avenue, offers free tax preparation service to active-duty military members, their Families and retirees. To schedule an appointment or for more information, call the center at 288-7995 or 287-3294.

  • Annual Postwide Yard Sale

    All Fort Hood Family Housing neighborhoods will be taking part in the Fort Hood Annual Postwide Yard sale from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. April 12. The event supports the installation’s Net Zero Waste 2020 initiative as the post strives to divert usable items from the Fort Hood landfill site. The public is invited to the yard sale.

  • Prescription Drug Take Back

    There will be a prescription drug tack back at the Clear Creek PX Pharmacy and Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center (main lobby) from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. April 26. all unused prescription drugs can be dropped off at this time, with no questions asked. Be sure to remove all identifying information from the labels before turning the prescription drugs in. For more information, call 287-7575.

Major Units on Fort Hood

ISalute NetZero Army One Source Warrior Care Sustainment Operations Center (SOC)