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  1. U.S. Army South, Colombian army leaders discuss partnership opportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | The United States Army

    FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas -- U.S. Army South and Colombian army senior leaders signed an engagement plan during the U.S.-Colombia Bilateral Army Staff Talks Executive Meeting at the Army South headquarters, April 28 - May 1. Hosted by Army South, the talks serve as a forum to communicate and work closely with partner nations to improve military cooperation, strengthen professional relationships and have lasting effects on the peace and stability of the region. "The U.S.-Colombia Bilateral Army Staff Talks Executive Meeting is where the Army South commanding general meets with senior Colombian army generals to formally sign an agreement on army-to-army activities for the next two-to-five years," said Lt.


  2. Army nurse continues family traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The United States Army

    The daughter of a combat veteran and Army Reserve officer was given a few options when it came to living with her parents after graduating from high school with no immediate plans of attending college. Lt. Col.


  3. Transition programs help veterans find civil service workRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | The United States Army

    After transitioning from military service, Gerald Liddell used his networking skills and a transition assistance program to land a position with the Mission and Installation Contracting Command, or MICC, on Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston, Texas. Liddell is an intern serving as a contract specialist with MICC through the Vets to Feds program.


  4. Three-war veteran honored to be part of military historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | The United States Army

    Merry and Virgil Ward are shown at their wedding, Jan. 31, 2009. Enlisting in 1935, Ward, now 96, served in three wars during his 30-year tenure in the military.


  5. Modest beginnings lead to bright future for Army nurseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | The United States Army

    Maj. Marielos Vega listens to Sherry Moore's heart while Lt. Col. James Watts looks on in the Cardiology Department at Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio, March 17, 2015.


  6. U.S. Army South plays a vital role in mass migration exerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | The United States Army

    Soldiers, assigned to U.S. Army South, prepare for the Integrated Advance 2015 exercise at a warehouse, Feb. 21, 2015. JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas -- U.S. Army South commanded a migrant operations joint task force here in support of the U.S. Southern Command-led Integrated Advance 2015 exercise, or IA 15, Feb. 21-27.


  7. 'Miracle' mom sees baby's first birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | The United States Army

    FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas -- When a terminally ill Army wife gave birth to a healthy boy here, doctors called it a modern-day medical miracle. A year later, Yesenia Ruiz-Rojo is still alive and sharing quality time with her son, Luke, and doctors are hard-pressed to come up with another description.


  8. Army Medicine prepared for Ebola threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | The United States Army

    Army Medical Command personnel are trained and prepared to treat any potential Ebola patient arriving at an Army treatment facility. All healthcare providers working in MEDCOM treatment facilities have received new training protocols ensuring continuation of daily operations, while practicing aggressive, rigorous, and consistent methods to screen, identify, isolate, and treat a potential patient from arrival to admission and ensuing care.