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  1. 1st Brigade gets taste of 'how life is' at JRTCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | El Paso Times

    1st Brigade gets taste of 'how life is' at JRTC Soldiers from Fort Bliss overcome adversity, hardships to gain valuable training Check out this story on ElPasoTimes.com: ...

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  2. Two Fort Bliss soldiers reportedly killed in Friday crash in AlbuquerqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | KVIA-TV El Paso

    According to KOAT in Albuquerque, two Fort Bliss soldiers are reported dead after triple-fatal crash Friday Morning in Albuquerque. Five people were involved in the triple-fatal crash Friday morning.

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  3. Marksmen take part in contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Salisbury Journal

    ... Headquarters 1 Mechanized Brigade has been deployed on Exercise NIE 14.2. A UK /US interoperability exercise in Fort Bliss, El Paso, Texas. Operating as part of 1 United States Armoured Division, the two-week long exercise saw the Headquarters ...

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  4. Texas soldiers charged with teen's drug-related murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | New York Daily News

    The two Army soldiers showed up where a teen was living and took him for a drive, and investigators expect that he was shot dead in a desert near his home. Eric Duvall and Tyler Shane Hall, stationed at Fort Bliss in El Paso, have been charged with the murder of 16-year-old Michael Anthony Tapia.

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  5. 2 Fort Bliss soldiers arrested in teen's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Carlsbad Current-Argus

    Two Fort Bliss soldiers were arrested after being accused of killing a boy over a drug theft, then bragging about it. 2 Fort Bliss soldiers arrested in teen's death Two Fort Bliss soldiers were arrested after being accused of killing a boy over a drug theft, then bragging about it.

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  6. CSM Guerrero comes home to El Paso, Fort BlissRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Stars and Stripes

    ... leaders, we do for our soldiers and our families. That is really the bottom line." Guerrero has been stationed at Fort Bliss twice before. From 2005-2009, he served with the 32nd Army Air and Missile Defense Command and as a battery first sergeant ...

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  7. UTEP Announces 2016 Football ScheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | KVIA-TV El Paso

    Head coach Sean Kugler announced the 2016 football schedule on Thursday. "We are excited to have four of our first six games at home, including Army which will be a great game for the El Paso community and Fort Bliss," said Kugler.

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  8. Two US Army soldiers accused of executing 16-year-old Texas boy - and laughing afterwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Raw Story

    ... said, according to a witness. "I did a double tap on his head." Both soldiers are on active duty and stationed at Fort Bliss. Both men are being held in El Paso County on $1 million bond. "To the murderers that took my sons life, I pray mercy on you ...

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  9. Two Fort Bliss soldiers accused of executing 16-year-old boy with a ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Daily Mail

    Two Fort Bliss soldiers accused of executing 16-year-old boy with a bullet to the neck 'after he stole drugs from them' US Army Private Tyler Shane Hall, 20, and Sgt Eric Duvall, 25, charged with murder in shooting death of Michael Tapia Hall and Duvall allegedly bragged about killing to acquaintances, with 20-yer-old private saying: 'I shot him in the head' Two active-duty soldiers from Fort Bliss, Texas, have been arrested in connection to the execution-style killing of a 16-year-old boy who was found shot dead in the desert over the weekend. US Army Private Tyler Shane Hall, 20, and Sgt Eric Duvall, 25, were taken into custody Wednesday and charged with murder for allegedly killing Michael Tapia.

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  10. 2 Fort Bliss soldiers charged in Texas teen's murder - Los Angeles...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Fox News

    Army soldiers Tyler Shane Hall, , and Eric Duvall, , are facing murder charges in the death of a 16-year-old. Two U.S. soldiers stationed at Fort Bliss in Texas were charged Wednesday with the murder of a local teenager. 11 comments

  11. JRTC epilogue: Fort Polk visit proves memorableRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | El Paso Times

    ... Its wooded, swampy terrain and compressed distances gave the brigade I was following, 1st Brigade from Fort Bliss, some unique challenges. Soldiers of all ranks told me the training that they received was diametrically opposed to what they were used ...

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  12. Ex-Bliss officer leads training at JRTCRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | El Paso Times

    ... Col. Christopher C. LaNeve is a former Fort Bliss brigade commander. He is now the commander of Operations Group at Fort Polk. FORT POLK, LA. - The Joint Readiness Training Center is one of the Army's "crown jewels of training" and is designed to ...

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  13. Sheriff in Oregon standoff no stranger to battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... and attended the public meeting.1 Ward, known for his strength -- he holds the record for fastest knockout in the Fort Bliss boxing tournament -- was privately angry with the occupiers, but he pressed on through stagnant negotiations, according to ... 1 comment

  14. Sheriff in Oregon standoff no stranger to battle - and peacekeepingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | USA Today

    ... and attended the public meeting.1 Ward, known for his strength -- he holds the record for fastest knockout in the Fort Bliss boxing tournament -- was privately angry with the occupiers, but he pressed on through stagnant negotiations, according to ...

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  15. Day 3: Ready First winds down at JRTC in Fort PolkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | El Paso Times

    Soldiers from Fort Bliss' 1st Brigade were a whirlwind of activity Wednesday as their training rotation at the Joint Readiness Training Center winds down. Day 3: Ready First winds down at JRTC in Fort Polk Soldiers from Fort Bliss' 1st Brigade were a whirlwind of activity Wednesday as their training rotation at the Joint Readiness Training Center winds down.

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  16. New Beaumont program to help prevent suicidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | El Paso Times

    ... a new Behavioral Health Data Portal kiosk at William Beaumont Army Medical Center during a news briefing Tuesday. FORT BLISS - An expanding pilot program at William Beaumont Army Medical Center could help prevent suicides by current and former ...

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  17. Day 2: 'Embracing the suck' at JRTC at Fort PolkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | El Paso Times

    ... from the day before - from the mid-60s to the mid-40s. The sky opened up and rained down upon soldiers from Fort Bliss' 1st Brigade from about 3 a.m. to 8 a.m., leaving them soaked and muddy. A biting wind that cut through you like a knife also ...

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  18. Day 1: 1st Brigade at JRTC at Fort PolkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | El Paso Times

    To paraphrase the classic movie "The Wizard of Oz," we aren't at Fort Bliss or even Fort Irwin, Calif., anymore. Day 1: 1st Brigade at JRTC at Fort Polk To paraphrase the classic movie "The Wizard of Oz," we aren't at Fort Bliss or even Fort Irwin, Calif., anymore.

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  19. 3-6 Cav from Fort Bliss playing integral role in Iraq, Middle EastRead the original story

    Monday Jan 25 | Stars and Stripes

    A Fort Bliss aviation squadron that teams Apache helicopters and reconnaissance drones is making a big impact supporting the training of Iraqi security forces in their fight against Islamic State extremists, its commander said. About 450 soldiers from Fort Bliss' 3rd Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Armored Division Combat Aviation Brigade deployed to the Middle East in August.

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  20. Lt. Col. Behrens, wife say goodbye to El PasoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | El Paso Times

    ... Lt. Col. Tony Behrens talks about his ties to El Paso and Fort Bliss and his two years leading the 3rd Battalion, 43rd Air Defense Artillery Regiment. The commander of the 3rd Battalion, 43rd Air Defense Artillery Regiment and his wife both have ...

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