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    Hood finds strength as lives honored

    Faced with another tragedy, the Fort Hood community again showed its strength as Soldiers and Families joined the nation Wednesday in mourning and honoring the lives lost April 2. Sgt. 1st Class Daniel Ferguson, Staff Sgt. Carlos Lazaney-Rodriguez and Sgt. Timothy Owens were killed in last week’s on-post shooting. The three were remembered and honored during a memorial ceremony attended by President Barack Obama...

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    Local community pulls together in spite of tragedy

    As Fort Hood comes together to grieve as a Family in the aftermath of the April 2 tragedy, individuals and organizations within the local community have pulled together to help those in their time of need.“Something as tragic as this incident brings out the...

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    Fort Hood medical teams spring into action, save lives amid tragedy

    Evil reared its ugly head on Fort Hood again April 2, and once again the everyday heroes of the Great Place rose up to meet it head-on. At the tip of that spear, as always, were the emergency responders who charged into the disorder and confusion to...

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    Children’s cards offer encouragement to Fort Hood Soldiers during current time of crisis

    Soldier looks through the set of thank you cards made by children from Teravista Elementary School in Round Rock for Fort Hood Soldiers...

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    Chaplains provide support, care during crisis, all times

    The Chaplain Corps of the United States Army has a simple mission and single goal, but that mission and goal comes with a complex variety of circumstances. The mission and goal: to take care of Soldiers and their Families, whatever it takes. While this is a top priority for every military occupational specialty in the Army, the chaplains take...

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    Cav unit builds camaraderie among Ironhorse teens

    Thirty-five “Ironhorse” teens built esprit de corps and camaraderie during the Ironhorse Teen Spur Ride March 29 at Fort Hood....

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    Proclamation signing recognizes MoMC, child abuse prevention month

    As members in the Fort Hood community gathered April 3 for the Month of the Military Child and Child Abuse Prevention Month proclamation signing, Maj. Gen. Anthony Ierardi, III Corps and Fort Hood deputy commanding general, said the sight of children entering...

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Hood Happenings

  • Flashlight Easter Egg Hunt

    The event will take place April 17 with park gates closing at 8:10 p.m. and the egg hunt beginning at 8:30 p.m. More than 65K candy-filled eggs will be hidden across three fields. All age groups hunt for eggs at the same time, and adults are required to hunt with children 2-7 years of age. Admission to BLORA will be $6 per vehicle, $10 for 12/15-passenger vans and $20 for 24-passenger buses. For information, call 287-2523.

  • Behavioral Health Hotline

    A behavioral health hotline has been established for anyone who has been affected by the Apr. 2 shooting incident at here and who requires assistance locating behavioral health assistance at here or in the surrounding communities. The hotline number, 535-2748. For assistance in the aftermath shooting, Soldiers and Family members can call the Hotline at 288-7570 or (866) 836-2751 for updates.

  • Army Strong Bonds program

    Strong Bonds is a unit-based, chaplain-led program which assists commanders in building individual resiliency by strengthening the Army Family. The core mission of the Strong Bonds program is to increase individual Soldier and Family member readiness through relationship education and skills training. For more information on Strong Bonds, visit

  • 11th Spring Easter Festival

    Apache Arts and Crafts center will host its 11th annual Spring Easter Festival from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. April 12. The event will include piñata popping, every half hour beginning at 11 a.m. There will be 12 piñatas popped throughout the day for children to put plenty of candy in their Easter baskets. Other free activities will include inflatables, sidewalk chalk drawings, games and more. For more information, call 287-0343.

  • Jewish Passover Seder

    There will be a Jewish Passover Seder at the Spirit of Fort Hood Chapel beginning at 6:30 p.m. Monday. There is a suggested donation of $20 for adults and $10 for children. The event is open to everyone. Registration for the event is online at or by calling 646-981-3032 or 732-672-1425.

  • Fort Hood Tax Center

    The Fort Hood Tax Center, located in Bldg. 13 on 52nd Street and 761st Tank Battalion Avenue, offers free tax preparation service to active-duty military members, their Families and retirees. To schedule an appointment or for more information, call the center at 288-7995 or 287-3294.

  • Annual Postwide Yard Sale

    All Fort Hood Family Housing neighborhoods will be taking part in the Fort Hood Annual Postwide Yard sale from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. April 12. The event supports the installation’s Net Zero Waste 2020 initiative as the post strives to divert usable items from the Fort Hood landfill site. The public is invited to the yard sale.

  • Prescription Drug Take Back

    There will be a prescription drug tack back at the Clear Creek PX Pharmacy and Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center (main lobby) from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. April 26. all unused prescription drugs can be dropped off at this time, with no questions asked. Be sure to remove all identifying information from the labels before turning the prescription drugs in. For more information, call 287-7575.

Major Units on Fort Hood

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