FORT HUACHUCA — Unvaccinated uniformed service members will get their shot in the arm on the installation in mid-September during a four-day vaccination blitz following orders from the U.S. Secretary of Defense that all active military must be vaccinated against COVID-19.
FORT HUACHUCA — The installation’s beloved B Troop gained four new members on Friday morning who earned their spurs after weeks of training with their magnificent mounts.
FORT HUACHUCA — The installation’s first female command sergeant major took the reins from the departing command sergeant major who retired Tuesday morning after serving 30 years in the Army.
Courts and Crime
- Man seeking asylum pleads guilty to sexual offenses, will likely be deported, prosecutor says
- Accused shooter held on $500,000 bond, judge decides
- Early morning shooting sparked by altercation, police say
- Lengthy investigation of former Douglas cop shows association with drug dealers
- Douglas man arrested in drive-by shooting incident
- Audit findings to be presented Sept. 24, Fann says
- Senate not shielded from producing audit reports, AZ Supreme Court rules
- AZ high court gives Brnovich OK to sue over ASU hotel deal
- Couple charged in toddler's death indicted in abuse of two others
- Accused child killer's trial may be delayed yet again
- Pre-trial conference set in child sexual exploitation case
- Bond denied as details emerge in Sunizona double homicide case
- Payroll company owner charged with 40-plus felonies seeks settlement
- Victims identified as investigators continue searching murder suspect's property
- Sunizona man charged with two murders following search
- Cochise County appoints new public defender
- TMC can't sue CVS over opioid prescriptions, AZ Supreme Court rules
- Woman charged with toddler son's death in custody, officials say
- AZ anti-abortion groups take notice of new Texas legislation
- Senate not following audit-document surrender order, attorney says
WILLCOX — On the same day that Gov. Doug Ducey announced Arizona National Guard troops deployed to the southeastern portion of the state to help law enforcement with issues on the border would be staying another year, the top member of the Guard visited her troops in Cochise County to let th…
BISBEE — “We’re all sick and tired of the pandemic. But, as long as we have a large portion of our population who are not vaccinated, the virus will continue to mutate and infect us.”
SIERRA VISTA — The building of an emergency management services station off Buffalo Soldier Trail is set to begin in September, but the project will cost Sierra Vista about $1 million more than first projected due to rising construction costs, city officials said.
FORT HUACHUCA — The two gyms on post have been segregated to accommodate the vaccinated and the un-vaccinated, the commanding general announced in a COVID-19 update this week, mirroring a practice that is starting to surface in many cities at restaurants, clubs and some sporting events.
FORT HUACHUCA — Shovels plunged into the dirt Monday afternoon at a groundbreaking ceremony for a project that had been halted last year by the Trump administration.
SIERRA VISTA — Newly appointed City Councilman Mark Rodriguez, a former soldier whose last assignment was on Fort Huachuca and who now works as a contractor on post, was sworn in Thursday as the latest member of the panel.
COCHISE COUNTY − Local veterans organizations recently reflected on the importance of Memorial Day, freedom and ways the community can honor those who have served.
FORT HUACHUCA — Lt. Col Wendy Gray, the joke-telling commander of the Raymond W. Bliss Army Health Center on Fort Huachuca who guided her staff and others on the installation through the trying times of COVID-19, will be heading to the U.S. Surgeon General’s Office.
SIERRA VISTA — World War II Navy Signalman Third Class Austin Henry Hesler was laid to rest at Southern Arizona Veterans Memorial Cemetery Friday, nearly 80 years after he perished in the attack on Pearl Harbor, his remains unidentifiable for decades until a recent DNA test helped reunite hi…
BISBEE — The old Pizza House on Highway 92 is being reimagined again as the new, distinctive home of Bisbee American Legion L.A. Engle, Jt., Post 16 and will open for business on Thursday, May 27, thanks to many volunteers and donations from across the state.
COCHISE COUNTY — It’s been almost two weeks since the Arizona National Guard landed in Cochise County to help the Sheriff’s Office with its endeavors on the border, and with the number of illegal crossings spiking monthly, the assistance is needed more than ever, the Sheriff’s second in comm…
FORT HUACHUCA— From Michael Kors blouses to Maytag washing machines and those Bose sunglasses calling your name, the PX is open to Department of Defense civilians, and has been for the last week.
FORT HUACHUCA – Community partners from Michaels Management, Mountain Vista Communities, KE&G Construction Inc. and Solis Engineering joined the installation Housing Division and Garrison command teams officially opened the new crossover bridge for the Bonnie Blink neighborhood here with…
SIERRA VISTA — Area residents are invited to attend a virtual meeting on Tuesday, May 18, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. to learn about the Fort Huachuca Joint Resource Utilization Study (JRUS) and offer input to inform its development.
FORT HUACHUCA — At 7 years of age, Elaina Calkins doesn’t fully comprehend the significance of her father’s job in the U.S. Army. But as a military child, the first-grader is beginning to understand that people come and go and that a favorite house or school is not always permanent.
SIERRA VISTA — After helping secure millions of dollars to help community health centers across the state reach into rural enclaves to provide care — especially COVID-19 vaccines — to the neediest citizens, U.S. Sen. Mark Kelly of Arizona toured the newest mobile clinic obtained by Chiricahu…
FORT HUACHUCA — They were shunned when they came home decades ago, but on Monday they were thanked and recognized for their service in the Vietnam War.
SIERRA VISTA — For years, an actual “mountain” of dirt that sits on about 13 acres of vacant land at the Sierra Vista Municipal Airport has been the obstacle preventing the city from showing aviation-related businesses the potential of opening an operation there.
TOMBSTONE — As Dennis “Doc” Smith transferred from wheelchair to Harley Davidson last Saturday, his American Legion Family erupted into applause and cheers.
FORT HUACHUCA— For an entire week at the installation, top commanders, junior leaders, support staff and soldiers focused on fighting a different kind of enemy — extremist beliefs that lead to racism, sexual harassment and sexual abuse.
FORT HUACHUCA — Anthony Hale, the commander of the Army Intelligence Center of Excellence and Fort Huachuca, became a two-star general on Monday when he was promoted from brigadier general to major general in a short ceremony that was both virtual and in-person.
A 2018 video posted on YouTube shows several American flags and makeshift crosses pitched in the dirt marking graves in a remote and rugged area almost on the border with Mexico and about 11 miles south of Arivaca, in Pima County. The man in the video claims the graves belong to members of t…
FORT HUACHUCA — A 20-year veteran of the Army, this commander believes in the Golden Rule and being an approachable leader who can relate to her soldiers.
FORT HUACHUCA— COVID-19 cases on Fort Huachuca among soldiers coming back from holiday leave were lower than expected, officials said this week, and as a result some restrictions placed on service members have been relaxed.