FORT HOOD — On a cloudy Saturday morning, approximately 100 soldiers, veterans, family members and friends came from as far as Washington State and Pennsylvania to pay tribute to the fallen in a wreath laying ceremony at the 3rd Cavalry Regiment Memorial on Fort Hood as part of the closing c…
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Military News - Fort Hood
III Corps and Fort Hood leadership welcomed a new deputy commanding general for support and bid farewell to the III Corps chief of staff during a Phantom Honors Farewell and Welcome Ceremony Friday at the III Corps Headquarters flagpole.
FORT HOOD — Fort Hood hosted a memorial and dedication ceremony for the Gen. Richard Cavazos Mission Training Complex, Building 2244, on Thursday.
Carry The Load, a nonprofit dedicated to providing active, meaningful ways to honor and celebrate the sacrifices made the military, veterans, first responders and their families, will rally at the Fort Hood 1st Cavalry Division Horse Detachment May 23 as part of its 4,600-mile West Coast Relay.
Donating blood is an easy way to help out in the community.
FORT HOOD — Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center will transfer from being managed by Army Medicine to the Defense Health Agency by Oct. 1, but patients should not see any difference in the way they receive care, according to the director of DHA.
In response to demands from Congress, the military healthcare systems — including Fort Hood’s Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center — will change from management by individual military departments to the oversight of the Defense Health Agency, according to Kevin Dwyer, chief of DHA media operations.
HARKER HEIGHTS — A total of 23 Harker Heights High School seniors received a special recognition on Friday during the school’s annual Academic Achievement Awards Ceremony at the school’s auditorium.
Shattered glass is all that remained of the U-Haul truck and the dark green Durango the Sturm family left in the parking lot of the Johnson Floor and Home Carpet One store on South Garnett Road in Tulsa Friday night.
FORT HOOD — Soldiers from the 504th Military Intelligence Brigade proved their brigade motto of “Always Ready” on Monday during a surprise Readiness Validation Exercise.
Five Fort Hood soldiers are in military custody after taking several pieces of military ordnance to their off-post residences in Killeen, according to an Army spokesman.
FORT HOOD — Cadets from the Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps Harker Heights High School participated in an organizational day April 26 at various locations on Fort Hood.
FORT HOOD — For Cathy Bell, Friday afternoon was her first time on the green.
There are still openings for students in the 2019 Citizenship Class, conducted jointly by LULAC Council 4535 and the Killeen Daily Herald.
Detectives with the Austin Police Department are investigating a sexual assault case from last year involving a Fort Hood soldier, an official said on Friday.
FORT HOOD — About 50 veterans and supporters continued their cycling trek from Austin to Arlington Thursday, making a welcoming military stop at Fort Hood in the morning. It’s all part of the 12th annual Project Hero Texas Challenge Bike Ride, a 300-mile bicycle ride with a healing mission.
At least 50 wounded veterans and supporters cycling from Austin to Dallas/Fort Worth as part of the 12th annual Project Hero Texas Challenge, arrived in Killeen on Wednesday.
The “Forts to Ports” bill was reintroduced in Congress recently, aimed at expanding Interstate 14 to run near several military installations in Texas and other states.
FORT HOOD — More than 400 soldiers of the 3rd U.K. Division, England’s warfighting division, have been participating in III Corps’ Warfighting exercise over the last few weeks to practice seamlessly integrating with their allied unit.
The Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery in Killeen will conduct an unaccompanied veteran burial at 11 a.m. Thursday, April 11, for Staff Sgt. Alan Fredrick Zumbrun, a United States Air Force veteran. Zumbrun served in the Air Force from 1952 to 1961 and has been awarded the Air Force Longe…
Killeen-based VFW Post 9191 will celebrate its 60th Anniversary Gala at 6 p.m. June 1 at Club Hood at Fort Hood. The public is welcomed to attend. The tickets can be purchased now at the post, 3307 Zephyr Road, or on Eventbrite.com. For more information, call 254-690-7575
FORT HOOD – III Corps Deputy Commanding General for Support (U.K) Maj. Gen. Felix G. Gedney, bid farewell to Fort Hood during a ceremony at the III Corps and Fort Hood headquarters on Wednesday.
More than 4,000 Fort Hood soldiers with the 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team “Greywolf,” 1st Cavalry Division, will deploy to South Korea this summer as part of a regular rotation, according to the Army.
The Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery in Killeen will conduct an unaccompanied veteran burial at 11 a.m. Tuesday, April 2, for Petty Officer 2nd Class Bruce David Clements, a United States Navy veteran. Clements served in the Navy from 1968 to 1971 and has been awarded the Navy Commendat…
There is some good news for veterans suffering from illnesses from their deployments to Southwest Asia: Some members of Congress are taking notice and working to get them and their families the assistance they need.
Fort Hood’s top officer, Lt. Gen. Paul E. Funk II, was confirmed by the U.S. Senate this week to be promoted to the rank of general and assigned as commander of U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia, Fort Hood officials said Friday.
The Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery in Killeen will conduct an unaccompanied veteran burial at 11 a.m. Thursday, March 28, for Spc. Jack Dillard Richardson, a United States Army veteran. Richardson served in the Army from 1967 to 1970 and has been awarded the Army Commendation Medal wi…
The number of rental properties in the Killeen area is rapidly dwindling, according to the Fort Hood Area Association of Realtors.