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Hairston to be buried near childhood hometown

The body of Sam Hairston, a 1997 Choctawhatchee High School graduate, will be flown home for weekend services at Emerald Coast Funeral Home.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Business Journal

Q&A: New Wright-Patt Commander Col. John Devillier

Col. John Devillier recognizes Wright-Patterson Air Force Base is one of the most complex military installations in the country.

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Related Topix: US Military, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, US Air Force, Dayton, OH

New Hampshire Public Radio -

More Military Families Are Relying On Food Banks And Pantries

Volunteers at the Maryland Food Bank in Baltimore sort and box food donations on a conveyor belt.

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Related Topix: Fort Meade, MD, US Military, US Air Force

Sun Aug 17, 2014

The News Journal

Focusing on the Fallen

When freelance photographer Steve Ruark was first asked to cover the homecoming of a fallen member of the U.S. armed forces at Dover Air Force Base, Focusing on the Fallen When freelance photographer Steve Ruark was first asked to cover the homecoming of a fallen member of the U.S. armed forces at Dover Air Force Base, Check out this story on ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Sacramento, CA

Fri Aug 15, 2014

WBOC-TV Salisbury

New Commander Takes Rein of Dover Air Force Base

Col. Michael W. Grismer, Jr. assumed command of the 436th Airlift Wing during a change of command ceremony Friday morning.

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Related Topix: United States Air Force Academy, US Military, US Air Force, Air Force Academy, CO

Thu Aug 14, 2014

WBOC-TV Salisbury

Family Dollar Both Opening and Closing Stores in Kent County

Call it two steps forward and one step back for Family Dollar stores in Kent County as the company is shuffling around its setup in central Delaware.

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Related Topix: Kent County, DE, Frederica, DE, US Military, US Air Force

Wed Aug 13, 2014

USA Today

Pentagon ceremony held for general killed in Kabul

Maj. Gen. Harold Greene, the first general officer to be killed on the battlefield since the Vietnam War, was remembered Wednesday as a leader, scholar and family man who cared deeply about soldiers.

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Related Topix: World News, Afghanistan, US Military, US Air Force, Asia, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, John McHugh, Natick, MA

Stars and Stripes

US military deaths in Afghanistan at 2,199

A U.S. Army carry team transfers the remains of Army Maj. Gen. Harold J. Greene at Dover Air Force Base, Del., on Aug. 7, 2014.

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Related Topix: US Army, US Military, US Air Force, Associated Press

Mon Aug 11, 2014

The Washington Post

New details on Aug 5. insider attack that killed Maj. Gen. Harold Greene

The remains of Army Maj. Gen. Harold J. Greene arrive on a C-17 during a "Dignified Transfer" solemn movement at Dover Air Force Base on Thursday.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, World News, Afghanistan, Asia

Freshnews

DynCorp International Inc.'s Parent Reports Results for Second Quarter 2014

Delta Tucker Holdings, Inc. , the parent of DynCorp International Inc. , and together with Holdings, , a global services provider, today reported second quarter 2014 financial results.

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Related Topix: Prison, US Military, US Air Force

Sun Aug 10, 2014

Cape Gazette

Eliminating an unnecessary obstacle for Delawareans who serve their...

Eliminating an unnecessary obstacle for Delawareans who serve their country to pursue economic opportunities at home, Gov. Jack Markell recently joined members of the General Assembly and veterans at the Air Mobility Command Museum at Dover Air Force Base to sign legislation that allows veterans to more fairly compete for jobs.

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Related Topix: Delaware, Jack Markell, US Governors, US Military, US Air Force, Smyrna, DE

SFGate

Jonestown remains' reopens wounds

This Jan. 1976 photo shows the Rev. Jim Jones, pastor of peoples Temple in San Francisco.

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Related Topix: San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, South America, World News, Guyana, US Military, US Air Force

Air Force Times

Report on deadly 2011 insider attack leaves unanswered questions for victims' family and friends

Prayers are said April 30, 2011, upon arrival at Dover Air Force Base, Del., of the bodies of seven service members killed in the deadliest insider attack of the Afghanistan war.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, World News, Asia, Afghanistan, US Army

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Aerotech News And Review

News Briefs August 8, 2014

The body of a two-star general killed in an Afghan "insider attack" has arrived at Dover Air Force Base in Delaware.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, US Military, US Air Force, US Army, Fort Sam Houston

KNUS-AM Aurora

Man: Wife's remains found 35 years after Jonestown

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Post-gazette.com

National briefs: Slain general brought home

The remains of Army Maj. Gen. Harold J. Greene, the first U.S. general killed in a combat zone since the Vietnam War, arrived at Dover Air Force Base in Delaware on Thursday.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, US Politics, John McHugh, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, New York, United States Military Academy, World News, Asia, Afghanistan

Centre Daily Times

Unknown Soldiers | Sights and sounds

Sydney Kelly, 3, places a rose on the grave of Navy SEAL Aaron Carson Vaughn, who died Aug. 6, 2011, in Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when the CH-47 Chinook helicopter in which he was riding was shot down.

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WAVE-TV Louisville

35 years later, remains of Jonestown victims found

Jim Jones, pastor of peoples Temple in San Francisco. . A view of the inside of the former Minus Funeral Home in Dover, Del., Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014, where police say the cremated remains of nine victims of a 1978 mass cult suicide-murder in Jonestown, Guyana, were discovered.

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Related Topix: Dover, DE, Evergreen (San Jose, CA), US Military, US Air Force

Switched

Remains Of Jonestown Massacre Victims Found

Police say the cremated remains of nine victims of a 1978 mass cult suicide-murder in Jonestown, Guyana, have turned up in a former funeral home in Delaware.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Los Angeles, CA

Thu Aug 07, 2014

USA Today

Obama pays tribute to general slain in Afghanistan

President Obama praised Major General Harold Green on Thursday, two days after he was slain during an attack in Afghanistan.

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