3rd Brigade Combat Team
Fort Carson is holding a memorial service for a Florida soldier who was shot and killed outside a nightclub in nearby Colorado Springs.
Mandatory budget cuts have begun to hurt military readiness, but the armed forces will continue to do their job, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Friday.
Fort Carson is losing one of its large combat units as the Army downsizes, but the post should still have about 1,800 more soldiers by 2019 as part of a larger reorganization, Rep. Doug Lamborn said Tuesday.
Two soldiers based at Fort Bliss, Texas, were killed when their unit was attacked by enemy forces in Afghanistan.
Another 600 Fort Carson soldiers are arriving home after a yearlong deployment in southern Iraq.