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4 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

On Friday, Fort Benning sends off departing armor chief

ROBIN TRIMARCHI rtrimarchi@ledger-enquirer.com Brig. Gen. Leopoldo Quintas, commandant of the U.S. Army Armor School and Chief of Armor, uncases his general officer flag during his promotion ceremony Friday at McGinnis-Wickham Hall, the headquarters for the Maneuver Center of Excellence.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Army, Command and General Staff College, Camp Red Cloud, Fort Bliss, Fort Bliss, TX

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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Related Topix: US Military, US Army, Non-Profit, Columbus, GA, Muscogee County, GA, Chattahoochee County, GA, Fort Benning, GA, Harris County, GA, Pine Mountain, GA

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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Related Topix: US Military, US Army, Non-Profit, Columbus, GA, Muscogee County, GA, Chattahoochee County, GA, Fort Benning, GA, Harris County, GA, Pine Mountain, GA

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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Related Topix: Muscogee County, GA, US Military, US Army, Chattahoochee County, GA, Fort Benning, GA

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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Related Topix: US Military, US Army, Chattahoochee County, GA, Fort Benning, GA

Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Bayonet

WHINSEC class opens with Flag Ceremony

The Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation's Command and General Staff Officer Course Class of 2014-2015 began its year of study with a Flag Ceremony at the Benning Club July 16. Institute Assistant Commandant Col.

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Related Topix: US Military, Fort Leavenworth, Command and General Staff College, Combined Arms Center, US Army, Leavenworth, KS

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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Related Topix: US Military, US Army, Chattahoochee County, GA, Fort Benning, GA

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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Related Topix: US Military, US Army, Chattahoochee County, GA, Fort Benning, GA, Fort Eustis

Government Computer News

Making UAVs more maneuverable

As the day rapidly approaches when unmanned aerial vehicles are going to be sharing domestic airspace with other aircraft and obstacles such as power lines, windmills and buildings, Georgia Tech's Rotorcraft Center of Excellence is developing guidance technologies to allow them to fly more efficiently and safely.

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Related Topix: US Army, US Military

Mon Jul 21, 2014

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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Related Topix: US Military, US Army, Chattahoochee County, GA, Fort Benning, GA

The Lebanon Daily News

Military news a " 7/21

Army Pvt. Jeremy M. Krick has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga., after completing a nine-week course.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Army, Columbus, GA, Muscogee County, GA, Celebrities, James Garner

MLive.com

Hometown News: Military, college news and more for July 2014

NAVY SEAMAN RECRUIT JOHN P. JIMENEZ of Muskegon completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command in Great Lakes, Ill.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, US Air Force, San Antonio, TX, Texas, US Army

Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Bothell Reporter

Son of Bothell resident graduates basic training

Army Spc. Matthew T. Fuller has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Army, Bothell, WA, Everett, WA, University of Washington

Thu Jul 17, 2014

MySanAntonio.com

A boy and then a soldier - a rite throughout U.S. history

Nicholas Rocco Cardinal hasn't been a boy for a while. He's 20, more than 6 feet tall and as lean and solid as the cool pines that grow in Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest in northern Arizona, where he was raised.

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Related Topix: US Military, Brooke Army Medical Center, US Army, Chattahoochee County, GA, Fort Benning, GA, Columbus, GA, Muscogee County, GA, Opinion

Salisbury Journal

Partnership is explored with US sharp shooters

BASED 3rd Division has been forging closer ties with the US Army during a visit to Fort Benning.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Army, Chattahoochee County, GA, Fort Benning, GA

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Ledger-Enquirer.com

10 inducted into the Rangers Hall of Fame at Fort Benning

Photos by ROBIN TRIMARCHI/rtrimarchi@ledger-enquirer.comTen retired U.S. Army Rangers, left, wait to be inducted into the Ranger Hall of Fame during ceremonies conducted by the Airborne and Ranger Training Brigade and the 75th Ranger Regiment Wednesday at Marshall Auditorium in McGinnis-Wickam Hall.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Army, Chattahoochee County, GA, Fort Benning, GA

The Bayonet

Reservists train IET Soldiers in Echo units

"Of the 34,000 IET Soldiers trained here at Fort Benning last year, 16,612 were trained during the four-month summer surge," said Paul Pass, reports technician with 30th Adjutant General Reception Battalion.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Army, Chattahoochee County, GA, Fort Benning, GA, Fort Jackson

The Bayonet

Maj. Gen. Miller takes command of MCoE, Fort Benning

Members of the Fort Benning community came together July 11 to welcome the Maneuver Center of Excellence's new commanding general, Maj.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Army, Chattahoochee County, GA, Fort Benning, GA, Nigel Bennett, World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Benning commander among 2014 Rangers honored in Hall of Fame

A former Fort Benning commander will be among 10 Rangers inducted into the 2014 Ranger Hall of Fame during a ceremony Wednesday at McGinnis-Wickam Hall.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Army, Chattahoochee County, GA, Fort Benning, GA

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Washington Times

Chisholm grad chooses Army Reserve over football

Seven months ago, the Chisholm graduate was a havoc-wreaking, two-way lineman; a 5-foot-10, 210-pound battering ram that anchored the interior of the Longhorns' best team in years.

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Related Topix: US Military, Fort Leonard Wood, US Army, Fort Leonard Wood, MO

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