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Across The Fort

H-E-B donates $60,000 to build shades on Fort Hood playgrounds

Fort Hood playgrounds will soon receive shading to protect against excessive summer heat thanks to a donation made to the Central Te… Read more

‘Spooks and Spies’ – Local ASA vets tell stories of combat, intel collection

The two unassuming Army veterans sit in the Harker Heights café eating a meal and wearing hats among a sea of other veterans, also w… Read more

Fort Hood building new mission training complex

Fort Hood has begun construction of a new mission training complex following a groundbreaking ceremony Thursday. Read more

From the Frontlines

First Cavalry Division soldiers, family members reunite

It was an emotional Monday morning at Cooper Field, as soldiers of 1st Cavalry Division Sustainment Brigade Headquarters were reunit… Read more

Women in Uniform: Tanks are not just for men anymore

For women, keeping an Army battle tank ready for combat at any given moment is a new frontier. Read more

What the Marines’ new fire base means for the fight against the Islamic State and the battle of Mosul

Over the weekend, Marine Staff Sgt. Louis Cardin was killed during a rocket attack on his fire base in northern Iraq. Read more


On the Homefront

2017 Salute to Service

Preparation tips for Halloween and upcoming holidays

Finding the deals Read more

Falling out: Bring autumn to you

As a born and raised New Englander, I’ve gotten a nice slice of culture shock during my first months of living in Texas. Up north, p… Read more

Sports and Leisure

Area residents compete in Invictus Games

The Invictus Games were held May 8-12 at the Walt Disney ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Orlando, Fla., and two area competitor… Read more

Who says you can’t catch a big bass in flood water conditions?

As you are all aware with the rain we’ve had, both Belton and Stillhouse lakes are at well above full pool. In fact, Belton’s full l… Read more

Allen Memorial fishing tourney a big success

On Saturday, the 7th Annual Brig. Gen. Charles B. Allen Memorial Bass Tournament took place at Stillhouse Hollow Reservoir. Read more

Stork Report

Fort Hood births

Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center Read more

Calendar Events

Spirit of Texas Festival

Spirit of Texas Festival is a FREE 3 DAY FAMILY-FUN Event benefitting local charities. Read more

H-E-B Feast of Shairng: 10th Annual Holiday Dinner

Join us as we celebrate the spirit of the season with those we hold dear—the friends and fam… Read more