4IBCT cases colors

By Sgt. Nelson Robles 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team Public Affairs Office, 4th Infantry Division With the casing of 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, colors Wednesday, the brigade’s mission moves into the Kandahar Province of Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. Lt. Col. Daniel K. Kirk, deputy commanding officer, and Sgt. […]

SHARP victim advocates — Division begins transition to embedded civilians

Story and photo by Spc. William Howard 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team Public Affairs Office, 4th Infantry Division The “Raider” Brigade received a new civilian representative for Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention Feb. 1, marking a move from military to civilian victim advocates across the 4th Infantry Division. Darcy Etaugh said she is the first […]

Advanced Leader Course — Aviation Soldiers attend last MTT

Story and photo by Sgt. Jonathan C. Thibault 4th Combat Aviation Brigade Public Affairs Office, 4th Infantry Division Getting promoted comes with a responsibility which is being taught to aviation noncommissioned officers attending the Advanced Leader Course on Fort Carson, Feb. 24 to Wednesday. Fort Carson Soldiers from 4th Combat Aviation Brigade, 4th Infantry Division, […]

CSM Stall bids farewell

By Staff Sgt. Wallace Bonner 4th Infantry Division Public Affairs Office Command Sgt. Maj. Brian M. Stall was honored for his 30 years of service during a retirement ceremony at Founders Field on Fort Carson, Feb. 21. Stall served as the 4th Infantry Division and Fort Carson command sergeant major from Nov. 16, 2011, to […]

EACH opens clinic in east Springs

By U.S. Army Medical Department Activity Public Affairs A new off-post primary care clinic operated by the U.S. Army Medical Department Activity – Fort Carson began seeing patients Feb. 18. The clinic is located on the first floor of the Patriot VII building in Patriot Park, at 565 Space Center Drive, which is on Platte […]

Event celebrates passage of Civil Rights Act

Story and photos by Ally Cooley Special to the Mountaineer Fort Carson community members gathered Monday to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the passage of the Civil Rights Act. This year’s African-American/ Black History Month event, held at the Special Events Center, focused on the 1964 passage of the Civil Rights Act, signed into law […]

4th CAB recognizes emergency agencies

Story and photo by Sgt. Jonathan C. Thibault 4th Combat Aviation Brigade Public Affairs Office, 4th Infantry Division BOULDER — Five months after the Colorado floods, awards were presented Feb. 13 to many of the Boulder agencies involved in rescue and recovery operations. 2nd General Support Aviation Battalion, 4th Aviation Regiment, 4th Combat Aviation Brigade, […]

Love grows through deployment

Story and photo by Sgt. Marcus Fichtl 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team Public Affairs Office, 4th Infantry Division CAMP BUEHRING, KUWAIT — It’s a love story like any other. Boy meets girl, they fall in love and grow old together in a combat zone. Spc. Alexandria Perez and Sgt. Eduardo Perez met six years ago […]

Training land holds long history

By Andrea Stone Mountaineer staff Prehistoric rock art, Native American sacred sites, pioneer-era ranches — the lands of Fort Carson and Piñon Canyon Maneuver Site are rich in history. “Native American tribes, even prehistoric man and animals existed within our fence lines,” said Dan Benford, Directorate of Plans, Training, Mobilization and Security director. “Once upon […]

Team prepares for competition

Story and photos by Sgt. Jonathan C. Thibault 4th Combat Aviation Brigade Public Affairs Office, 4th Infantry Division The aroma of delicious cuisines filled the air at the Culinary Arts Academy, Feb. 10, as Fort Carson Culinary team members sliced and diced their ways to perfection to prepare for a military and international competition. The […]

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