Leisure

Soldiers from across Fort Hood came to have fun, see friends and most importantly, smash the competition. The Better Opportunities for Single Soldiers program hosted its annual Super Smash Bros. tournament Saturday at BOSS Headquarters.

Event Calendars

The Soldier for Life - Transition Assistance Program (TAP) Center is in the Copeland Soldier’s Service Center, Bldg. 18010, in Room B308.  The SFL-TAP Center is open Monday – Thursday, 8 a.m. to 5.p.m., and Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.  You can obtain more information by calling the Admin De…

The Soldier for Life - Transition Assistance Program (TAP) Center is in the Copeland Soldier’s Service Center, Bldg. 18010, in Room B308.  The SFL-TAP Center is open Monday – Thursday, 8 a.m. to 5.p.m., and Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.  You can obtain more information by calling the Admin De…

Movies and Concerts

That's Entertainment

In 2018, one of the most revered games from the Super Nintendo era, received a much needed revamp for the current generations. Despite the mixed reception, many gamers of the series hoped for some updates and possibly a sequel with a bigger budget. Even I have to admit that the game suffered…

A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away the popularity of “Star Wars” games rivaled their film counterparts. Yes, many of us nerds would line up outside game stores for midnight releases in order to become the first ones to obtain and play the newest “Star Wars” game.

Growing up, my brothers and I quickly learned that cooperative games resulted in less arguments and fights than competitive bouts. In other words, playing “Street Fighter” games could lead to real-life punching. Since we found “Double Dragon” in the arcades, old school beat-em ups have remai…

Traveling Soldier

KILLEEN — I heard about this place nestled in the woods outside Killeen, but didn’t really know what to expect. I was planning to visit a couple of months ago, but the coronavirus hit and my plans changed because I assumed they were closed, like pretty much everything else. I was pleasantly …

MCDADE — Every year, my friends and I spend more time than we’d like to admit at a Renaissance festival in McDade, 35 miles east of Austin. About a 90 minute drive, Sherwood Forest Faire’s smaller venue, set in the time of Robin Hood, offers a more affordable alternative to the other big Tex…