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Tickets on sale for USO gala

To support the continuation of its soldier and family programs, the USO Fort Hood will host the third annual Yellow Ribbon Gala on Sept. 5.

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Wednesday 08/27/2014
13th Sustainment donates supplies to adopted school
Posted: August 27, 2014

KILLEEN — Soldiers from the 13th Sustainment Command visited East Ward Elementary on Friday with bucket-loads of school supplies donated by the unit’s soldiers.

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WTU celebrates end of summer vacation together
Posted: August 27, 2014

When Col. Douglas Woodall assumed command of Fort Hood’s Warrior Transition Unit in July, both he and wife Paulette saw a need: increasing family involvement among the unit.

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Those in need receive blessing
Posted: August 27, 2014

KILLEEN — Active and retired soldiers from Fort Hood and members of the community participated in Operation Give to our Youth, an annual back-to-school drive at the Transforming Life Fellowship Church on Aug. 16.

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Library of Congress acquires iconic Civil War image of master, slave
Posted: August 27, 2014

WASHINGTON — It is 1861 and the two men are going off to war. They sit side by side before the camera, their elbows and knees touching. They wear the uniform of the Confederacy and are armed with pistols, knives and a shotgun.

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U.S. relies on Persian Gulf bases for airstrikes in Iraq
Posted: August 27, 2014

WASHINGTON — The U.S. military is relying on bases in the Persian Gulf and elsewhere in the Middle East to carry out airstrikes in Iraq, but is masking the locations and other details about the units and aircraft involved to avoid embarrassing partners in the region.

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Spot report
Posted: August 27, 2014

Sergeant to face court-martial

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Army Times
Posted: August 27, 2014

The Reserve wants you

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Wednesday 08/20/2014
Meaningful memorials
Posted: August 20, 2014

WASHINGTON — By 1982, when the Vietnam Veterans Memorial opened on the National Mall, something had shifted in the way we remember our wars. A national memorial, prominently placed on the nation’s most symbolically significant public space, came to seem like an essential dignity offered to veterans, and the families and memory of those who gave their lives.

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