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Spc. Daniel Garcia, a firefighter with the 36th Eng. Bde., holds his son Eathan as his wife Jacquelyn watches.

1st OUA cohort back with Families

The first returning cohort of Soldiers from the 36th Engineer Brigade celebrated being reunited with their Families at Starker Functional Fitness Center, Jan. 27.

The Soldiers' reunion came after their completion of a 21-day monitoring period at the Fort Hood Controlled Monitoring Assessment Site, ensuring they were in good health after their deployment to Liberia in support of Operation United Assistance.

The 86 redeploying Rugged Soldiers began their mission in October.



Hood Happenings


"Operation Austin", a job fair sponsored by Austin Chamber of Commerce, will have over 50 companies at Club Hood from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Feb. 26, offering numerous job opportunities. Austin chamber estimates companies in the Austin area currently have over 4,200 job vacancies. Interested Soldiers and/or their spouses/Family members can upload their resumes now to OPERATION AUSTIN: Job Fair in Fort Hood, Killeen, Texas which the chamber will share early with the participating companies. If you have a Linked-in account, the chamber encourages you to list the account information on your resume.


Fort Hood will host the Hood Howdy, a Texas-style welcome and Mini Job Fair, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 12 at Club Hood. Hood Howdy is a Family-friendly event, full of information to become familiar with Fort Hood and the surrounding area. The event features booths hosted by chambers of commerce from area cities and area businesses and agencies, door prizes and refreshments and more. Other activities will be hosted throughout the event at Club Hood. For more information, call 288-6414.


The Fort Hood Tax Center is open weekdays through April 15. The hours of operation will be 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday and Thursday open until 7 p.m. Assistance with both state and federal income tax returns is provided. Because of space limitations and privacy concerns, children are not permitted to accompany parents to appointments. The tax center is located in Bldg. 13, on 52nd Street between Support Avenue and 761st Tank Battalion Avenue, adjacent to the III Corps and Fort Hood Headquarters. Clients will be served on an appointment basis. For more information, call 287-3294 or 288-7995.


More Belgian Malinois and Dutch shepherd puppies from the Department of Defense's Military Working Dog Breeding Program will arrive at Fort Hood. Families interested in becoming a foster family for a DoD MWD Breeding program puppy can find more information online at Training Squadron.


The Directorate of Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation will host a Super Bowl XLIX watch party Feb. 1 at Backbone Lounge, Bldg. 194, 37th Street, Phantom Warrior Center. Doors open at 4 p.m., there is no cover charge and it is open to all 18 years and older. For more information, call 532-5073.

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