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  1. Army denies PETA claim it plans to shoot goats in San AntonioRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | MySanAntonio.com

    Col. Richard Agee, then Chief of Staff of the Army Medical Department Center and School at Fort Sam Houston, speaks about how base closings will affect the school in this 2005 file photo. Col. Richard Agee, then Chief of Staff of the Army Medical Department Center and School at Fort Sam Houston, speaks about how base closings will affect the school in this 2005 file photo.

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  2. In San Antonio, planes at Kelly Air Force Base turned into paychecksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | Stars and Stripes

    ... came to call San Antonio "Military City, U.S.A." for good reason - four Air Force bases and the Army's Fort Sam Houston dotted the community. None loomed larger than Kelly. It employed 25,000 people at its peak but had been a logistics center for ...

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  3. Services set for Sebastian CampesiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | MySanAntonio.com

    Following the service, a musical reception is planned at Redeemer Presbyterian Church , 903 North St. Mary's Street, from 1-4 p.m. Interment will be private and at a later date at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery for the World War II veteran. The famed jazz musician and music teacher died from complications of emphysema and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

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  4. Fort Sam Houston puts solar-powered microgrid to the testRead the original story

    Friday Jan 13 | Business Journal

    ... electric grid. A $950,000 experiment to install a solar- and battery-powered microgrid at San Antonio's Fort Sam Houston may pay off in big dividends for the military, utility companies and the renewable energy sector. Using grant money from ...

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  5. San Antonio jazz musician Sebastian Campesi dies at 95Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 13 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... id friend Tommy Dukes who was in the crowd that night. Services are pending but are expected to be held at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery. Campesi is survived by his wife Ira Campesi, daughter Paoloa Campesi and stepson James Aulds .

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  6. Emmett Neal DaltonRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 12 | The Bandera County Courier

    ... Jan. 18, at the Assumption Chapel, St. Mary's University in San Antonio. Interment will follow at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery with Military Honors for family members and those who wish to attend. In lieu of flowers, the family would like to ...

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  7. Dave BurrelRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 12 | The Bandera County Courier

    Dave Burrel, local historian and passionate supporter of Bandera's involvement on the Western Cattle Trail passed away on Friday, Dec. 30, 2016 following an accidental fall on Christmas Eve. A graveside service will be held at 9:30 am, Tuesday, Jan. 17 at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery located at 1520 Harry Wurzbach Road San Antonio, TX 78209.

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  8. STEM program expanding to reach more military childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | The United States Army

    Col. David Raugh, the 502nd Force Support Group commander at Fort Sam Houston, briefs local and state education officials on the importance of having the National Math and Science Initiative's College Readiness Program available at military-connected schools in San Antonio Jan. 6, 2017. The program aims to improve STEM education -- science, technology, engineering and mathematics -- in schools across the country, including over 150 military-connected schools.

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  9. U.S. Army Air Corps first challenged in the ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 8 | Valley Morning Star

    ... spent a year learning to fly and conducting experiments under practical conditions. Foulois was still at Fort Sam Houston in March 1911 when the War Department activated a Manuveur Division." The Maneuver Division was formed in San Antonio, Texas, ...

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  10. School districts in San Antonio see mixed results in A-F gradingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 6 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... received As in at least one category, but Alamo Heights received a D in closing performance gaps and Fort Sam Houston and Lackland received Fs in college readiness. Educators statewide have complained that the new rating system is not transparent ...

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  11. Ilene Joy StephensonRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 5 | The Bandera County Courier

    ... Dec. 29 at 10 am at Christ Chapel in Bandera. A graveside service was held Thursday, Dec. 29 at 1 pm at Fort Sam Houston Cemetery in San Antonio. Memorials may be givin to Christ Chapel of Bandera. The family invites you to send condolences at ...

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  12. James "Jamie O'Nassis" PerezRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 5 | The Countywide

    ... Thursday, Jan. 12, at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church in San Antonio. Interment will follow at 1:15 at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery.

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  13. US Army Relaxes Rules on Approval of Beards, Turbans for Muslim, Sikh TroopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 5 | Voice of America

    U.S. Army Capt. Tejdeep Singh Rattan speaks to journalists at a U.S. Army officer basic training graduation ceremony at Fort Sam Houston in San Antonio, March 22, 2010.

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  14. NYPD Uniform Change Allows Sikh Officers to Wear TurbansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 29 | Voice of America

    U.S. Army Capt. Tejdeep Singh Rattan speaks to journalists at Fort Sam Houston in San Antonio, March 22, 2010.

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  15. They liked Ike at St. Mary's in 1916Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 27 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... in center of photo). Dwight D. Eisenhower coached the 1916 St. Mary's football team while stationed at Fort Sam Houston as a young army lieutenant Dwight D. Eisenhower coached the 1916 St. Mary's football team while stationed at Fort Sam Houston as ...

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  16. O'Connell went from top advertising exec to peaceful farm lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 22 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... been suffering from bladder cancer for years and died at home, his wife at his side. He was interred at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery on Monday; memorial contributions may be made to St. Mark's Episcopal Church in San Antonio. His wife said she ...

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  17. Some in Congress Want Disclosure of Secret Government Dog ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | Houston Press

    A bipartisan group of U.S. representatives wants federal agencies to disclose information on experiments conducted on dogs, including research performed at the Army's Fort Sam Houston base in San Antonio.

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  18. San Antonio leaders lobby U.S. Congress for nonstop flights toRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | MySanAntonio.com

    San Antonio officials are seeking an exemption to a federal rule that would allow for nonstop flights from San Antonio to the District of Columbia. San Antonio officials are seeking an exemption to a federal rule that would allow for nonstop flights from San Antonio to the District of Columbia.

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  19. Army recruiter admits funneling guns to drug cartelRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... to 20 years in prison for shooting his estranged common-law wife multiple times at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston because she was leaving him. His the-wife survived and the shooting on June 10, 2013, led to a lockdown of the post. Read ...

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  20. John Suprynowicz cleared in Army recruiter bonus scandalRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2016 | Washington Times

    An Iraq war combat veteran caught up in the Army's recruiter bonus scandal has finally been cleared of wrongdoing after a long legal battle. Maj. John W. Suprynowicz, a member of the Texas National Guard, was informed last week by Army South that his personnel record is no longer "flagged," meaning he can be promoted to lieutenant colonel and get back his security clearance.

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