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  1. Army chief of staff praises Fort Polk during visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Town Talk

    ... out this story on thetowntalk.com: Gen. Raymond T. Ordierno, Army Chief of Staff, speaks with soldiers from the 1st Brigade Combat Team, 82nd ...

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  2. Kisatchie Forest Quarter LaunchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Town Talk

    ANI Quarter Launch Eddie Taylor, Kisatchie Forest supervisor, and Tony Tooke, U.S. Forest Service Regional Forester, hand out quarters to local students attending the quarter launch for the quarter featuring the Kisatchie National Forest. Students under the age of 18 were each given a quarter at the event held Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at the Riverfront Center in downtown Alexandria.-Melinda Martinez/mmartinez@thetowntalk.com Kisatchie Forest Quarter Launch ANI Quarter Launch Eddie Taylor, Kisatchie Forest supervisor, and Tony Tooke, U.S. Forest Service Regional Forester, hand out quarters to local students attending the quarter launch for the quarter featuring the Kisatchie National Forest.

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  3. Low GPAs lead 2 men to serve, careersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Star-Telegram.com

    Thomas Paine once said that he preferred "peace" but that if trouble must come, let it come in his time, so that his children can live in peace. I suspect most, if not all veterans, felt the same way when called upon to serve their country.

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  4. Command trains for Global Response Force missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The United States Army

    Soldiers, from the 20th Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, Explosives Command, are training for the Global Response Force mission on Fort Polk, La., this month. FORT POLK, Louisiana -- Soldiers, from the 20th Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, Explosives, or CBRNE, Command, are training for the Global Response Force mission here this month.

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  5. Dr. Fred Distelhorst, 86, got his 100 days againRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Vail Daily News

    Fred Distelhorst, 86 years young, stands at the bottom of Chair 6 in Golden Peak shortly before heading up for 99th ski day of the season in Vail on Friday. When we caught up with him Friday morning, he had 98 days and was anxious to get up there, enjoy some fresh snow, and get his 100.

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  6. Paratrooper killed during training at Fort PolkRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2012 | WWL-AM New Orleans

    The military says a U.S. Army paratrooper has died during an airborne training exercise at Fort Polk in Louisiana. A news release from the soldier's division, the North Carolina-based 82nd Airborne, says Pvt.

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  7. Paratrooper from Las Vegas killed during training in N.C.Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 19 | Big News Network.com

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  8. Las Vegas teen soldier dies at Louisiana Army baseRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 19 | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  9. Las Vegas Soldier Dies In Training ExerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | CBS Local

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  10. Camp Dodge Prepares for Summer TrainingRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 19 | WHO-AM Des Moines

    About 300 soldiers are working out how to ship the equivalent of a small town a few thousand miles away. The Iowa National Guard's 2nd Infantry Brigade 34th Infantry Division is one of two National Guard brigades nationwide selected to participate in this year's Joint Readiness Training.

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  11. Prisoner on the run after escaping Central Lock UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    A prisoner escaped Central Lock Up Sunday morning after receiving medical care at University Hospital. According to NOPD, 32-year-old Darrel Williams broke out of his handcuffs and fled through an open gate at CLU Sunday morning.

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  12. Overnight storms cause damage in DeRidderRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    A strong line of storms struck DeRidder early Sunday morning causing damage to local businesses and knocking trees down throughout the area. The storms hit at about 2:15 a.m. bringing damaging wind gusts and hail.

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  13. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Hudson Prom 2015 will be one to be remembered for members of the Hornets' Boys Basketball team, but in particular for their manager Will Fain. KTRE Sports Director Laura Sadler covers the Hornets - and while on campus-Fain jokingly asked Laura to the prom.

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  14. Jennings, Harris speak about LSU Spring Game, quarterback competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    One of the biggest stories going into Saturday's LSU Football Spring Game was the quarterback duel between Anthony Jennings and Brandon Harris. All of LSU's quarterbacks put up impressive numbers.

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  15. Les Miles speaks to media after LSU Football's Spring GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    LSU's Les Miles spoke to media outlets on Saturday after the LSU Football Spring Game. Miles spoke about the game, and what the outcome means for the upcoming football season.

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  16. Reported sex assaults at Fort Bragg rose in 2012-13Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | The Virginian-Pilot

    She had been looking forward to it all week, and even picked out a new costume - a patent leather Batgirl dress with a cape - to celebrate. The first lieutenant arrived at the party just minutes from Fort Polk, Louisiana, where she and two other women were outnumbered 50 to 3 by men.

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  17. North Carolina-based paratrooper killed during training at Fort PolkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | NOLA.com

    The military says a U.S. Army paratrooper has died during an airborne training exercise at Fort Polk in Louisiana. A news release from the soldier's division, the North Carolina-based 82nd Airborne, says Pvt.

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  18. Fort Bragg paratrooper killed in training incident at Fort PolkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Examiner.com

    Pvt. Joshua D. Phillips, 19, was killed at the Joint Readiness Training Center at Fort Polk , Louisiana, on Thursday when a training exercise went terribly wrong. WRAL.com in North Carolina published the information earlier this afternoon.

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  19. N.C.-based paratrooper killed while trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | The Virginian-Pilot

    The military says a U.S. Army paratrooper has died during an airborne training exercise at Fort Polk in Louisiana. A news release from the soldier's division, the North Carolina-based 82nd Airborne, says Pvt.

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  20. Paratrooper from Las Vegas killed during training at Fort PolkRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 18 | The Las Vegas Sun

    The military says a U.S. Army paratrooper has died during an airborne training exercise at Fort Polk in Louisiana. A news release from the soldier's division, the North Carolina-based 82nd Airborne, says Pvt.

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