The Army’s largest active-duty armored post is named after Gen. John Bell Hood. A commission has recommended naming it for Gen. Richard Cavazos, a native Texan.
The notice covers all of South Fort Hood and the Belton Lake Outdoor Recreation Area.
A bipartisan group of lawmakers, including several from Texas, is introducing more legislation to protect soldiers in the name of Fort Hood Spc. Vanessa Guillén, who was murdered on post two years ago.
Fire crews from Hutto and Round Rock are among those working what’s called the Crittenburg Complex fire. The fire is located near Gatesville, most of the 32,000 acres of land that has burned so far is on Fort Hood.
Col. Chad Foster, U.S. Army Garrison Fort Hood commander, said the fire started last week with smaller fires. This was not caused by a controlled burn or prescribed burn.
Fort Hood military police say missing 16-year-old Anthony Edward Caballero has been found safe.
Spc. Joseph M. Meitl Jr., who served as an armored cannon crewmember, was participating in collective training at NTC over the past week.
Roughly 160 soldiers from the III Armored Corps at Fort Hood were deployed as part of the 7,000 U.S. military personnel to support the NATO Response Force announced Feb. 24.
President Biden signed the National Defense Authorization Act, enacting provisions of the “I Am Vanessa Guillén Act.” The new law takes effect Jan. 1.
The Servicemember Safety and Security Act improves safety on military installations and requires military installations to do several things.
Maytag Aircraft Corporation agrees to pay almost $2 million to resolve allegations of responsibility for a jet fuel spill at Fort Hood in 2014.
26-year-old Spc. Maxwell Hockin was found on October 9 behind his company barracks, says Fort Hood.
Pfc. Jennifer Sewell's family confirmed to her chain-of-command Sunday evening that she is safe and with extended family.
The soldiers had traveled over two hours to meet the person believed to be a juvenile female, according to a press release from the sheriff's office.
The family of murdered soldier Vanessa Guillen met with several military officials to discuss what has been learned about her death and harassment.
In a joint statement with the family of Spc. Abram Salas II, Ft. Hood leaders say they “are actively arranging for his return to the installation.”
Female soldiers at Army bases in Texas, Colorado, Kansas and Kentucky face a greater risk of sexual assault and harassment than those at other posts, accounting for more than a third of all active-duty Army women sexually assaulted in 2018, according to a new Rand Corp. study.
A congressional delegation comprised of U.S. Representatives from across the country are getting updates about Operation People First.
Army officials declined to release the perpetrator's name or rank Friday.
The U.S. Army has released some additional findings regarding the disappearance of Specialist Vanessa Guillen at Fort Hood last year.