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Sgt. Maj. of the Army Michael Grinston visited the installation, Jan. 7, with a mission of finding what improvements Soldiers have noticed since the implementation of the People First initiative in October, as well as what issues still need to be addressed.

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Frosty, the 1st Cavalry Division Horse Cav. Detachment’s snowman, stands tall in front of the Horse Cav. Det. stables during Sunday’s snowfall on Fort Hood. Central Texas received between two to six inches of snow, depending on the location during Sunday’s snow storm.

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Staff Sgt. Jamie Moyer, career counselor for the Regimental Support Squadron, 3rd Cavalry Regiment, put Soldiers first and achieved all 2020 squadron retention goals. He was recognized during an awards presentation, Jan. 8, at Fort Hood.

WASHINGTON — The Army plans to roll out new training in support of the expedited transfer policy that provides streamlined and necessary support to Soldiers and adult dependents who are victims of sexual assault.

Central Texas received between two to six inches of snow, depending on location, Sunday during a rare winter storm in the state. Fort Hood families celebrated the snow by enjoying family time.

In a release last month, the Central Texas Council of Governments Regional 9-1-1 Program announced the availability of

WASHINGTON — In the future, drones could threaten U.S. defense systems with a swarming capability that uses artificial intelligence while leveraging 5G connectivity, the director of an Army-led joint office said Friday.

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It was a year full of the unexpected, not just at Fort Hood, but around the world. Internationally, a massive brush fire devastated Australia, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex shocked the world when they announced they were leaving the royal life behind, while unsubstantiated rumors ran rampan…

WASHINGTON — The Defense Finance and Accounting Service is planning to extend payroll collections for Soldiers and Army civilians through December 2021 to reimburse a tax deferment designed to support personnel during the COVID-19 pandemic, officials said.

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It was a heated competition via Facebook, but Sentinel readers have selected their top choices for “Photos of the Year” in news, features and sports categories. The poll of photos were available for voting throughout December. These photos were featured in the News, Living and Sports stories…

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Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center received its initial shipment of the COVID-19 vaccine and began inoculating healthcare workers and first responders within hours Tuesday, igniting hope that there is a light at the end of the global pandemic tunnel.

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Volunteers from the non-profit Celebration of Love distributed about 1,200 bicycles to Soldiers and their families Friday at the old Sports Dome building on Fort Hood.

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It’s only been a little more than a month since the 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division cased their colors and headed to Europe in support of Operation Atlantic Resolve, but the troopers of the Ironhorse Brigade have hit the ground running, bringing with them their ‘Always …

The 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, “Black Jack”, 1st Cavalry Division hosted the Expert Infantryman Badge and Expert Soldier Badge qualifications Dec. 7 here at the Great Place.

During a change of command ceremony held Monday in front of the headquarters building here, leaders from across Fort Hood and First Army gathered to say farewell to Maj. Gen. Frank Tate and to welcome Maj. Gen. Richard Johnson.

Seven chaplains graduated from the Family Life Chaplain Qualification Course during a ceremony held Friday at the Chaplain Family Life Training Center here.

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Justice Served

On Aug. 4, at a general court-martial convened at Fort Hood, a private (E-1) assigned to 1st Cavalry Division, was convicted by a military judge, pursuant to his pleas, of eight specifications of wrongful use of various controlled substances and three specifications of wrongful possession of…

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On June 5, at a special court-martial convened at Fort Hood, a private (E-1) assigned to 69th Air Defense Artillery Brigade was convicted by a military judge, contrary to his pleas, of one specification of larceny in violation of Article 121, UCMJ. The military judge sentenced the accused to…

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Justice Served

On Aug. 4, at a general court-martial convened at Fort Hood, a private (E-1) assigned to 1st Cavalry Division, was convicted by a military judge, pursuant to his pleas, of eight specifications of wrongful use of various controlled substances and three specifications of wrongful possession of…

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On June 5, at a special court-martial convened at Fort Hood, a private (E-1) assigned to 69th Air Defense Artillery Brigade was convicted by a military judge, contrary to his pleas, of one specification of larceny in violation of Article 121, UCMJ. The military judge sentenced the accused to…

Fort Hood takes crime seriously and violators will be prosecuted to the full extent of the law. To demonstrate how seriously the installation’s leaders take these infractions, court martial results will be published here.

On Nov. 19, at a general court-martial convened at Fort Hood, a private first class assigned to 1st Cavalry Division was convicted by a military judge of three specifications of the wrongful distribution of marijuana, two specifications of the wrongful introduction with intent to distribute …

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On Sept. 16, at a general court-martial convened at Fort Hood, a sergeant from 36th Engineer Brigade was convicted by a military judge, pursuant to his pleas, of five specifications of maltreatment of subordinates, in violation of Article 93, and one specification of assault consummated by a…

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On May 1, at a general court-martial convened at Fort Hood, a private (PV2) from 1st Cavalry Division was convicted by a military judge, pursuant to her pleas, of one specification of aggravated assault with a dangerous weapon and one specification of obstructing justice, all in violation of…

 Fort Hood takes crime seriously and violators will be prosecuted to the full extent of the law. To demonstrate how seriously the installation’s leaders take these infractions, court martial results will be published here.