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WASHINGTON (AP) — Army leaders will announce on Friday that they have chosen Austin, Texas, as the location for a new command headquarters that will focus on how to modernize the service and prepare for future wars, U.S. officials said.

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FORT HOOD — U.S. Air Force Col. Aaron L. Ullman handed the reins of the 3rd Air Support Operations Group over to U.S. Air Force Col. Charles M. Drouillard on Monday during a change of command ceremony held at the Spirit of Fort Hood Chapel.

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The Army’s top officer will be featured at the July 11 general membership meeting of the Central Texas Fort Hood Chapter of the Association of the U.S. Army.

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FORT HOOD — Hundreds of soldiers and community members took part in the installation’s fifth annual Remembrance 5K Run/Walk on Saturday at III Corps’ Sadowski Field to honor fallen service members who have lost their lives since the attacks on Sept. 11, 2001.

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FORT HOOD — Hundreds of soldiers and civilians attended an event to honor the contributions of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community to the U.S. Army on Thursday.

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The Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery will conduct an unaccompanied veteran burial with full military honors for Pvt. Steven Mayer, a Marine Corps veteran, at 9 a.m. Thursday.

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Austin is one of five finalists to land the U.S. Army Futures Command center, a new operational arm focused on modernizing the Army and developing new military technologies, according the Austin-American Statesman.

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Local retired generals said it is too soon to speculate what President Donald Trump’s announcement regarding halting the annual U.S.–South Korean military drills really means until details on the agreement between the U.S. and North Korea are released.

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Members of nonprofit Burn Pits 360 joined veteran organizations such as the Iraq/Afghanistan Veterans Association and the Veterans of Foreign Wars in the nation’s capitol Thursday to testify about the devastating health effects veterans and service members link to their exposure to toxic air…

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Belton resident Diane Slape will be joining members of Burn Pits 360 in Washington, D.C., today to speak with members of Congress about potential illnesses and situations veterans and their families fear are related to exposure to open burn pits and other airborne hazards during deployments …

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A Killeen nonprofit organization that serves honorably discharged veterans, active-duty military members, first responders and their families, is raising money to buy four buildings in which it is operating, according to its founder and director.

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Fort Hood Soldier for Life–Transition Assistance Program will bring together employers looking to hire soldiers, veterans and military family members at the semi-annual Summer Mega Career Fair at Club Hood from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on June 19.

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COPPERAS COVE — During the Star Group-Veterans Helping Veterans Memorial Day ceremony Monday afternoon, Mayor Frank Seffrood recalled how chores like milking the cows and feeding the calves are part of the traditions on which society is built, as is recognizing those who have served before us.

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In the nearly two years since nine people died in a flash flood at Fort Hood, officials have added flood warning signs, stream gauges, improved alert notifications and are building bridges at some of the low-water crossings.

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FORT HOOD — The 13th Expeditionary Sustainment Command held a change-of-command ceremony at Sadowski Field on Thursday to welcome new commander Brig. Gen. Darren L. Werner.

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With summer-like temperatures already here, being soaked by a bucket of ice water wasn’t such a bad thing Thursday.