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Feb 23, 2019

Soldiers: Disgraceful Housing Conditions at Fort Hood

Soldiers: Disgraceful Housing Conditions at Fort Hood

Soldiers and their spouses have told Army leaders at Fort Hood of disgraceful housing at the Central Texas post that includes mold and lead paint along with other problems.

Jul 24, 2018

Black, Female Pilot Makes History in Alabama Guard

Black, Female Pilot Makes History in Alabama Guard

An Alabama woman has made history as the first black female pilot in the state National Guard's history.

Mar 13, 2018

At Least 56 Kid-on-Kid Sex Assault Cases at Texas Bases

At Least 56 Kid-on-Kid Sex Assault Cases at Texas Bases

A decade after the Pentagon began confronting rape in the ranks, the U.S. military frequently fails to provide justice to the children of service members when they are sexually assaulted by other kids on base.

Sep 14, 2017

Soldier Killed During Training Exercise at Fort Hood

Soldier Killed During Training Exercise at Fort Hood

Officials say a soldier has been killed while participating in medical helicopter evacuation training at a U.S. Army post in Texas.

Aug 20, 2017

Army Report on Fatal Fort Hood Training Largely Redacted

Army Report on Fatal Fort Hood Training Largely Redacted

An investigative report on a 2016 Fort Hood training exercise that resulted in the deaths of eight soldiers and one West Point cadet broadly outlines how the accident occurred but redacts all findings,...

Apr 17, 2017

Diver Participating in Search for Fort Hood Motorist Dies

Diver Participating in Search for Fort Hood Motorist Dies

A volunteer diver participating in the week-long search for a missing motorist at Fort Hood has died after being found in distress at the sprawling Army post.

Mar 15, 2017

Ex-Soldier Accused of Threatening Fort Hood Rampage

Ex-Soldier Accused of Threatening Fort Hood Rampage

A former soldier from Texas has been accused of making threats to go on a shooting rampage at Fort Hood.

Jan 20, 2017

Soldier's Death Last Week is 11th at Fort Hood Since Nov.

Soldier's Death Last Week is 11th at Fort Hood Since Nov.

A 24-year-old found unresponsive in his barracks at Fort Hood last week is the 11th soldier to have died at the Army post since November.

Oct 21, 2016

Fort Hood Soldier Killed in Action in Afghanistan

Fort Hood Soldier Killed in Action in Afghanistan

The Department of Defense said a Fort Hood soldier, Sgt. Douglas J. Riney, has died after encountering hostile forces in Kabul, Afghanistan.

Jun 13, 2016

Fort Campbell to Honor Texas Army Advocate

Fort Campbell to Honor Texas Army Advocate

Fort Campbell to rename Gate 4 in honor of Clarissa Ann Jackson "T.C." Freeman, a Texas native and longtime advocate for the Army.

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