Aside from a trip to the local zoo, the only way to see an elephant up close and personal is to maybe take a trip to Africa or Asia, where the largest land animals in the world make their home alongside lions and tigers.
FORT WORTH — One of the premier zoos in the country, home to more than 540 species of animals from all over the world, is located about two-and-a-half hours north of Killeen-Fort Hood in the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex.
Yosemite Falls in California is considered one of the most famous — and tallest — waterfalls in the United States, and New York State’s Niagara Falls is a worldwide tourist attraction that draws as many as 13 million visitors a year.
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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 level is 594 feet and is currently at 603.88. That’s 7.33 feet above. Stillhouse’s full level is 617 feet and is currently at 629.61, and both are still rising.
Martial arts, with all of its elaborate movements, high-flying flips and kicks and Hollywood appearances often overshadows its basics. Martial arts are based more on physical and mental discipline and it takes a resilient person to deal with the high physical and mental demands required.
For the first time ever, the Fort Hood’s Family, Morale, Welfare and Recreation, or MWR, held an all-star basketball game between the Killeen Parks and Recreation All-Stars and the Fort Hood All-Stars on Saturday at Abrams Physical Fitness Center.
The U.S. Army Warrior Transition Command announced last week the 40 wounded, ill and injured soldiers and veterans and five alternates who will represent Team Army at the 2016 Department of Defense Warrior Games later this year.
ACCRA, Ghana — A mobilized Army Reserve soldier along with an Active Guard Reserve soldier returned to their Ghanaian roots during a three-week medical training exercise in Ghana recently.
Every brain is different. We know this because each person’s brain develops with a unique personality. But the brain as an organ even differs from person to person, and reacts uniquely to injury.
Staff from Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center is preparing to move into new offices. While the inpatient move is set for April 3, many departments and outlying clinics will begin the move from the old hospital to the new facility near the end of March.
Ten months ago, Capt. Justin Decker did something he never thought his injuries would allow: he got back on his bike, a two-wheeled recumbent that for the past five years had been collecting dust.
After firing off a medley of artillery rounds, a 19-year-old kid from Brooklyn, N.Y., set off with his convoy traversing the very area they had just fired on.
A Fort Hood soldier and mixed martial arts fighter will be on a cable television show Sunday competing for $10,000 in “cold, hard cash.”
WACO — Over the course of the past year, Fort Hood soldiers and Baylor University athletes have conducted joint cross training in a unique program to enhance fitness for both groups.
FALLS CHURCH, Va. — Army Sgt. 1st Class Alonzo Howard said he has but one regret: that he didn’t know the effects sleep deprivation have on combat effectiveness.