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  • By Julie A. Ferraro | Herald correspondent
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FORT HOOD — Command Sgt. Maj. Cheryl N.M. Greene was welcomed Thursday by the 13th Sustainment Command during a change of responsibility ceremony in front of the command’s headquarters at Fort Hood.

FORT HOOD — Even before the change of command ceremony for the 69th Air Defense Artillery Brigade began at Fort Hood’s Sadowski Field on Thursday, outgoing commander Col. Richard A. Harrison and his wife, Tyra, were honored behind the viewing stands.

It could be standing-room only at the funeral service for retired Gen. Robert M. Shoemaker, scheduled at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Killeen Civic & Conference Center.

FORT HOOD — The change of command for First Army Division West on Monday became an international event, with the presence of Harjit Singh Sajjan, Canada’s minister of national defense and a member of the Canadian Parliament, and members of the Royal Netherlands’ 302nd Squadron.

Thousands are expected to attend the funeral Wednesday of renowned local legend Robert Morin Shoemaker, a retired four-star general and one of the most recognizable figures in the Killeen-Fort Hood area.

Residents will have the opportunity to say goodbye to one of the most recognizable figures in the Killeen-Fort Hood area during funeral services for retired Gen. Robert Morin Shoemaker this Wednesday.

The National Geographic channel on Tuesday released the first trailer for its original miniseries, “The Long Road Home,” depicting an eight-hour battle to rescue a 1st Cavalry Division platoon ambushed in Sadr City, Iraq, on April 4, 2004.

FORT HOOD — Officials said the search continues for a motorist who has been missing since the vehicle he was driving in was swept away while trying to cross Clear Creek during a flash flood April 11.

FORT HOOD — There are still no new developments in the search for a Fort Hood motorist, according to Fort Hood officials.

Remembering Gen. Robert Shoemaker

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