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Fort Benning, Georgia is located in Chattahoochee County. Zip codes in Fort Benning, GA include 31905, and 31995. The median home price in Fort Benning is $207,500. More Fort Benning information.

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16 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

Ft. Benning might face layoffs

Fort Benning could face massive layoffs in an Army drawdown, according to the Greater Columbus Chamber of Commerce's Military Liaison Gary Allen Jones.

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Yesterday | The United States Army

First Soldiers awarded Army Instructor Badge

Seven Soldiers made Army history when they became the first instructors to receive the Army Instructor Badge during a recognition ceremony in Alexandria, July 17. The instructors were recognized by the Army chief of staff and sergeant major of the Army for their participation in U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command's Instructor Development and ... (more)

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Benning soldier among 3 shot in Baker Plaza parking lot

Two men and a woman were wounded after gunfire erupted in the parking lot on Baker Plaza Drive early today.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Quintas: Resources decreasing for the Army

Minutes before military leaders said goodbye to Brig. Gen. Leopoldo A. Quintas, the chief of the U.S. Armor School at Fort Benning said he thinks the Army is facing a transitional period.

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WALB-TV Albany

Cook Co. preparing to honor fallen Adel war hero

A ceremony will be held at Cook County Middle School Saturday morning to officially unveil new street signs honoring a fallen Adel war hero.

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MLive.com

Historic Detroit church resurrecting pride by visiting its past;...

The leader of Ebenezer AME Episcopal Church was ordained 45 years ago as youth pastor at one of Detroit's oldest African-American congregations before embarking on a career that spanned six churches across the country.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Program matches rescued dogs with disabled veterans

Area veterans suffering from post traumatic stress disorder and other illnesses may soon get help from a rescued dog from the local animal shelter.

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Ledger-Enquirer.com

Pogram matches rescued dogs with disabled veterans

Area veterans suffering from post traumatic stress disorder and other illnesses may soon get help from a rescued dog from the local animal shelter.

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Ledger-Enquirer.com

Chattahoochee Chatter: The things you fine in a courtroom

Let's start Chatter this week in Columbus Recorder's Court. You never know what you will find when you walk into the courtroom.

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Ledger-Enquirer.com

Fifty Years Ago Today, July 24, 1964

The Senate passed a $947.5 million antipoverty bill Thursday night in a major victory for President Johnson.

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News Observer

Change of command set for US Army Parachute Team

The Fayetteville Observer reports Lt. Col. Matthew Weinrich will be taking over command for outgoing Lt.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Bayonet

Scientist shares insights on decision making

Gary Klein, a senior scientist at MacroCognition LLC and author of Streetlights and Shadows: Searching for the Keys to Adaptive Decision Making, visited Fort Benning July 16 for the latest edition of the Combat Leader Speaker Program.

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The Bayonet

10 inducted into Ranger Hall of Fame

Ten Rangers were inducted into the Ranger Hall of Fame July 16 during a ceremony at Fort Benning's Maneuver Center of Excellence McGinnis-Wickam Hall.

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The Bayonet

MCoE's top Soldier, NCO seek TRADOC award

Two of Fort Benning's best will be on display next week as Spc. Seth Biehl and Sgt.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Struggling With A Monster That America Created

The President's critics persist in the myth of lax enforcement of immigration policies as the cause of the flood of refugees from the south.

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Ledger-Enquirer.com

Chuck Williams: Fort Benning is where the tradition starts for soldiers

That question, in a round about way, came up a couple of weeks ago when Maj. Gen. Scott Miller was taking command of Fort Benning and the Maneuver Center of Excellence.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Five questions with Mike Howard, artist

After the Marine Corps, I attended the University of Georgia and was then accepted to The Whitney Museum Independent Program in New York City.

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WTVC

The Price of Freedom: Music Therapy For Veterans

According to the VA twenty percent of the veterans from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are suffering with PTSD.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Future leaders start 11-month course at Fort Benning

Future leaders in the military and law enforcement were at the Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation this week to start the Command & General Staff Officer Course.

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ABC News 4 Charleston

SLED releases summary in Bridgeview shooting case

Even more details have been released in the shooting death of 19-year-old Denzell Curnell.

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