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As COVID-19 movement restrictions loosen, the 13th Expeditionary Sustainment Command said good-bye to its 26th commanding general.

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Since March 13, when Secretary of Defense Mark Esper initiated the Stop Move order due to the coronavirus pandemic, it has created a backlog of permanent change of station, or PCS moves.

The 6th Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division is one step closer to being named the Army’s top Large Unit Category winner for the Army Award for Maintenance Excellence.

There’s a lot going on at Hood Army Airfield, where pilots can have their head in the clouds while keeping their feet on the ground.

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This Memorial Day weekend was unlike any other, with many parades and concerts canceled and others choosing to livestream events in order to maintain social distancing guidelines. 

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The Fort Hood Directorate of Family and Morale, Welfare & Recreation’s Child and Youth Services began a phased approach to re-opening additional child development centers and school age care facilities on the installation, accepting children, May 18, as part of the initial phase approach.

Fort Hood opened its gates, Sunday, for legacy families to visit the final resting place of their loved ones, view historic graves or pay respects to veterans who are buried within one of the 20 cemeteries on the installation.

Sgt. 1st Class Shannon Newsome, chief of operations, 502nd Dental Company Area Support, 1st Medical Brigade, was awarded the Noncommissioned Officer Award of Excellence for fiscal year 2020 by the Army Dental Corps.

WASHINGTON — Despite some delays in fielding necessary equipment during the current pandemic, the Army’s top enlisted leader believes the service will still successfully implement its new Army Combat Fitness Test.

The Fort Hood Exchange Employees Association honored its Class of 2020 employees and children of AAFES employees, Monday, by hosting a private graduation ceremony at Palmer Theater.

WASHINGTON — The Army remains on track to meet its end-strength goal of 485,000 active-duty Soldiers by end of fiscal year 2020, despite the recent shift in recruiting operations to limit the spread of COVID-19, G-1 officials said Tuesday.

Automated logistical specialists with 62nd Quartermaster Company, 553rd Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division Sustainment Brigade, work through the global pandemic, known as COVID-19, tightening up organization on site at Fort Hood’s supply support activity warehouse to …

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Four days after publishing an updated general order addressing the installation’s response to the coronavirus pandemic, Fort Hood leaders held a Facebook live town hall event Tuesday morning from a conference room in III Corps Headquarters to discuss those updates and the road ahead.

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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.

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Justice Served

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 …

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…

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.