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  1. Fort Benning bids farewell to Infantry CSMRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Bayonet

    The Maneuver Center of Excellence and the Fort Benning community bid farewell to Infantry School Command Sgt. Maj. Jeremiah Inman and his wife Vicky during a ceremony Sept.

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  2. Women in Ranger School: New details, application deadlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | MilitaryCity.com

    ... integrated Ranger School assessment isn't expected until January, the Maneuver Center of Excellence at Fort Benning, Georgia, is preparing for the possibility. 'At Fort Benning, what we'll do is we'll make all the prudent planning to do this as ...

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  3. Retired lieutenant colonel, author speaks on postRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | The Bayonet

    ... veteran of the year. He said his love for the military began as soon as he was drafted and began training at Fort Benning in January 1968. "It's amazing for me to realize how comfortable it felt when I got into training," Hartline said. "It was like ...

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  4. Phased retirement an option for civiliansRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 23 | The Bayonet

    Under the plan, a federal employee who enters phased retirement with the approval of an authorized official will be able to work a 50 percent schedule and receive 50 percent of their annual retirement benefits. "Phased retirement will potentially benefit both employees who are eligible for retirement and the federal government," said Blanche Robinson, director of Fort Benning's Civilian Personnel Advisory Center.

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  5. Woman joins Women's Army CorpsRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Brunswick News

    Highest rank: Sergeant first class Main duties: Finance clerk, drill sergeant Recognitions: Good Conduct Medal, United National Service Medal, Korean Service Medal, Japan Occupation Medal, Army Commendation Medal, National Defense Service Medal Duty stations: Fort Lee, Va.; Fort Myer, Va.; Tokyo, Japan; Fort Benning, Ga.; Fort Knox; Orleans, France; Fort Jay, N.Y.; Fort McClellan, Ala. Her story: Betty Ramsey had no doubt she would join the Women's Army Corps after graduating from Glynn Academy in 1946, though she had to wait until 1949 when positions became available.

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  6. Training at TRADOCRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 21 | Isegoria

    ... equipment, and I couldn't understand how they would be able to supervise, or to criticize, or to train. Down at Fort Benning most of the training of the lieutenants was accomplished in a classroom instead of out with troops. The orientation was very ...

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  7. Salem woman arrested after fatal accident on Victory Dr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | WTVM

    ... about 25 yards, and an additional 25 yards with the driver just stuck under the SUV. He says he and a group of Fort Benning soldiers joined the other bikers and rushed to the scene, prepared to pull Tarczewski from underneath the car. He wasn't ...

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  8. Soldiers and veterans connect with employersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | The Coastal Courier

    ... said CivilianJobs.com holds job fairs on military installations around the country, including one Oct. 14 at Fort Benning. He added the companies that participate are diverse because transitioning military personnel are diverse. "We know that ...

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  9. Kettle Run student joins family in military serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Fauquier.com

    ... enlisted early in the U.S. Army. While his peers worked on their tans at the beach, Shibusawa went away to Fort Benning, Ga. and completed a 10-week basic training regimen. Shibusawa volunteers at New Baltimore Fire and Rescue Department and trains ...

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  10. Warrant: Tim Jones, Jr. thought kids were going to kill him, feed him to dogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | WTVM

    ... from contractors closely tied to the Department of Defense, many of whom got to show off their products at Fort Benning for the 2014 Maneuver Warfighter Conference held Sept. 9-11. A new stash of documents from the Lexington County Sheriff's ...

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  11. High School coach fired after texting studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | WTVM

    ... from contractors closely tied to the Department of Defense, many of whom got to show off their products at Fort Benning for the 2014 Maneuver Warfighter Conference held Sept. 9-11. A new stash of documents from the Lexington County Sheriff's ...

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  12. Army issues new hair, tattoo regulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | WTVM

    ... from contractors closely tied to the Department of Defense, many of whom got to show off their products at Fort Benning for the 2014 Maneuver Warfighter Conference held Sept. 9-11. James Harrison, Jr. has died shortly after a retrial that released ...

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  13. A career full of experiences overseasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Northwest News and Tribune

    ... country that was once our enemy, and to become friends and help them rebuild was quite rewarding.” At Fort Benning, he enjoyed the camaraderie and felt that Fort Benning was “the epitome of the U.S. Army” and that it was a ...

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  14. LaGrange Police continue search for missing police dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | WTVM

    ... from contractors closely tied to the Department of Defense, many of whom got to show off their products at Fort Benning for the 2014 Maneuver Warfighter Conference held Sept. 9-11. A well-known TV personality in Georgia spoke to students at Columbus ...

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  15. Military Matters: The 2014 Maneuver Warfighter Conference at Ft. BenningRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | WTVM

    ... from contractors closely tied to the Department of Defense, many of whom got to show off their products at Fort Benning for the 2014 Maneuver Warfighter Conference held Sept. 9-11. A well-known TV personality in Georgia spoke to students at Columbus ...

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  16. Oktoberfest returns to The Hotel at Auburn UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | WTVM

    ... from contractors closely tied to the Department of Defense, many of whom got to show off their products at Fort Benning for the 2014 Maneuver Warfighter Conference held Sept. 9-11. Tim Jones, Jr., the man accused by Lexington County investigators of ...

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  17. Avatar-based simulations to boost counseling skillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | The United States Army

    ... counseling simulations came to Conners, in 2011, first from the Maneuver Training Center of Excellence at Fort Benning, Georgia. Then about a week later, the same request came from the Fires Center of Excellence at Fort Sill, Oklahoma. Only a few ...

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  18. 30-mm weapon system on displayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | The Bayonet

    ... with the potential of a common caliber solution across the fleet of vehicles we currently control at Fort Benning." ARDEC is developing the system under the Advanced Lethality and Accuracy System for Medium Caliber program, and the XM813 has letters ...

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  19. Maneuver Conference wraps upRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | The Bayonet

    Gen. Scott Miller, Maneuver Center of Excellence and Fort Benning commanding general, discussed maneuver force rigor and training the basics. "I know I have this background that people are always trying to figure out," Miller said.

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  20. Army seeks women for Ranger assessmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | The Bayonet

    ... if directed," said Maj. Gen. Scott Miller, commanding general of the Maneuver Center of Excellence and Fort Benning. All female candidates would be required to attend the Army National Guard Ranger Training and Assessment Course conducted at Fort ...

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