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The Cincinnati Enquirer
Boone County soldier dies at Ft. Bragg
Keith Patrick Shea Jr., a 26-year-old Boone County native, who died Dec. 2 in Ft.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Dalton Daily Citizen
Memories still run deep 10 years later
Grown men stood at his gravestone and cried. They were soldiers, all of them together, and 10 years after their friend and comrade died from injuries caused by an improvised explosive device just months short of his last tour in Iraq, the men came from hundreds of miles away to surround Spc.
Richmond County Daily Journal
'Nothing worse than a war'
He was drafted into service on Nov. 22, 1941 in Fort Bragg - only 15 days before the attack on Pearl Harbor.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
NC: Bus Officials Say Outlook is for FAST Growth
The next decade will see more late-night buses, more buses on busy routes, Sunday service and extra routes serving the growing residential areas of west Fayetteville.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Local leaders met on future of N.C. military bases
Concerns about preserving area and state military bases took local leaders to Fort Bragg for a state Military Affairs Commission meeting Tuesday followed by the governor's trip to Washington, D.C. Wednesday.
NCO helps build home for Gold Star Family
A Fort Benning drill sergeant is one of dozens of volunteers helping to build a new home for the Family of a fallen Soldier.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
The Coastal Courier
Former paratrooper shares memories
George Matteson of Hinesville, a former paratrooper, holds a picture of a unit he was in in 1951.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Motorcyclist killed after hitting pedestrian in Fayetteville
The accident happened around 6:20 p.m. on the All American Freeway between the Yadkin Road Bridge and Santa Fe Drive.
Aerotech News And Review
News Briefs December 2, 2013
Iran's official news agency says the country has redeployed two warships after refitting them with new anti-ship missiles.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Americans hit highway home after holiday
Tabitha Hayes, of Columbus, Ohio, discusses her holiday travel experiences Sunday while her husband and granddaughter look on.
History buffs, soldiers plan museum for Camp Butner
To train Army soldiers for combat. Home to the 78th "Lightning" Division. The 35th and 89th divisions also trained there.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Army dropping number of paratrooper troops
The two paratrooper units - formally known as the 5th Battalion, 101st Combat Aviation Brigade of the 101st Airborne Division and the 508th Infantry Regiment - are closing out long histories as a result of the U.S. Army's reconfiguration and budget cutting.
Army Dropping Number Of Paratrooper Troops
The United States Army announced it is capping parachute positions at 49,000 soldiers as part of its overall cutback and reorganization of the military by 2020.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
View from the sidelines: Thanksgiving over the years
Over the years, I've had plenty of time to experience different types of Thanksgivings.
Raleigh restaurant combats world hunger with charity event
The Raleigh restaurant partnered with the international organization Stop Hunger Now to serve a holiday feast from 1 until 6 p.m. Of the $38.33 customers paid for a three-course meal, $30 will feed hungry people worldwide.
Victim in fatal Cary accident was an airman at NC base
Tech. Sgt. Eduardo R. Rivas, 33, died Wednesday morning when a car hit him while he was checking damage to his own car after skidding on the road about 5:40 a.m. on the northbound side of the road near the U.S. 64 interchange.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
The Daily Advance
Fort Bragg soldier dies in training exercise
Officials at Fort Bragg say an 18th Airborne Corps soldier has died in a parachute accident during a training exercise.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Stars and Stripes
4th Brigade Combat Team marks its last Thanksgiving as a unit
A large Thanksgiving meal, complete with all the trimmings and plenty of festive decorations, has long been a U.S. military tradition.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Online Exclusive: Wilmington named Coast Guard City
'Fort Bragg has the Army, Jacksonville has the Marines, Goldsboro has the Air Force and Wilmington has the Coast Guard,' said Wilmington Mayor Bill Saffo before accepting the plaque commemorating Wilmington as a Coast Guard City for the second time.