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  1. Thunderbirds, aerobatics and BBQ headline Wings Over North GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Examiner.com

    ... flights by TigerFlight Formation, P-51D Mustang, the Sky Soldiers Cobra Demonstration team; Georgia's own Fort Benning Parachute Team and aerobatic champion Patty Wagstaff. As the sun goes down on Saturday, the music and food come out as ...

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  2. 'Fury' cast, including Brad Pitt, appears at Benning for screeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Stars and Stripes

    Before the World War II movie "Fury" hit the big screen in Columbus, the director and actors, including Brad Pitt, spent Thursday afternoon in Fort Benning with soldiers before they screened the movie. Director David Ayers , Pitt, Shia LaBeouf , Logan Lerman and Michael Pena met with hundreds of soldiers and their families in front of McGinnis-Wickam Hall.

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  3. Thunderbirds, aerobatics and BBQ headline Wings Over North GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Examiner.com

    ... flights by TigerFlight Formation, P-51D Mustang, the Sky Soldiers Cobra Demonstration team; Georgia's own Fort Benning Parachute Team and aerobatic champion Patty Wagstaff. As the sun goes down on Saturday, the music and food come out as ...

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  4. Explosive Ordnance Disposal sergeant removes live grenade from man's legRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    An explosive ordnance disposal soldier removed a live smoke grenade from a man's leg in an ambulance outside of the University of Alabama Hospital on Oct. 11. Army Staff Sgt. David Mensink from the 789th EOD Company, based at Fort Benning, Georgia, received a call from the Birmingham Police Department's bomb squad around 1 a.m. The police sought Mensink's advice to determine what kind of explosive item was stuck in the man's leg.

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  5. Ft. Benning EOD Team saves man with grenade in his legRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Examiner.com

    Yesterday, a Department of Defense News Release published a story that has left many scratching their heads. Fort Benning's EOD team was called in for emergency an trip to Birmingham, Alabama, to remove a grenade from a man's thigh; in an ambulance, outside a hospital.

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  6. Robert D. Mulford, Church OrganistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | The East Hampton Star

    ... during World War II, Mr. Mulford performed at the wedding of Gen. Dwight Eisenhower's son while stationed at Fort Benning, in Georgia, in March 1944. Weeks later he was in the European theater, and was in Germany when the Battle of the Bulge, in ...

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    Wednesday Oct 15 | Times-Dispatch

    ... entered the U.S. Army on Feb. 14, 1969, as a private (E-2). He graduated from Officer Candidate School in Fort Benning, Ga., and served in Vietnam as a platoon and company commander with the First Cavalry Division. Thomas spent about a year in ...

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  8. COD Concealed Carry Class Nov. 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Patch.com

    ... by certified concealed carry instructor and distinguished firearm expert Michelle Quesada. She has trained at Fort Benning with the U.S. Army Rangers and the U.S. Air Force Pistol Service Teams and is recognized through the NRA as a Double ...

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  9. Military Matters: Ft. Benning's International Sniper CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | WTVM

    ... say they want options, and commissioners have yet to take any action. Get ready for some top notch shooting at Fort Benning next week. The International Sniper Competition will be held on post, bringing in shooters from around the world. Soldiers ...

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  10. Do your part to stop domestic abuseRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | The Bayonet

    ... suffers from abuse, we have fallen short of our goals for readiness. Therefore, the message to everyone in the Fort Benning community for Domestic Violence Awareness Month is very simple - relationships should be safe, respectful and positive. ...

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  11. 5 area veterans among Georgia Hall of Fame inducteesRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | The Bayonet

    ... "Duke" Doubleday is a civilian aide to the Secretary of the Army. He owns the Hampton Inn Columbus/South-Fort Benning hotel next to the National Infantry Museum and is also those among this year's class of inductees. While the Georgia Military ...

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  12. Florida veteran rides to remember brother in armsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... , know what he did and this memory is never forgotten, " said Harry Connor, Riding for Cashe. He plans to be in Fort Benning by Thursday where he will meet Cashe's family and soldiers who served with Cashe.

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  13. Stars to attend 'Fury' screening at Fort BenningRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 12 | Army Times

    Army officials at Fort Benning say the director and some stars of the new World War II movie 'Fury' will attend a special screening at the Georgia Army post. The Columbus Ledger-Enquirer reports the film starring Brad Pitt and Shia LaBeouf will be shown Thursday at the Marshall Auditorium on Fort Benning.

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  14. Stars to attend 'Fury' screening at Fort BenningRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | Myrtle Beach Online

    The Columbus Ledger-Enquirer reports the film starring Brad Pitt and Shia LaBeouf will be shown Thursday at the Marshall Auditorium on Fort Benning. Post officials say director David Ayer and several cast members will appear, but they gave no further details on the guest list.

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  15. Paramedic refused to leave man with grenade lodged in his leg: Body armor, prayer and humor are part of 8-hour ordealRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | Alabama Live

    ... Authorities had immediately gotten in touch with the U.S. Army EOD and it was decided a staff sergeant from Fort Benning in Georgia would come to the scene. They first tried to helicopter him in, but it was taking too long to find a pilot and ...

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  16. CDC: Texas nurse being treated for the Ebola virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | MyFoxAtlanta

    ... decades since Jimmy Carter campaigned across Georgia and asked voters to make him governor. Army officials at Fort Benning say the director and some stars of the new World War II movie "Fury" will attend a special screening at the Georgia Army post. ...

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  17. Swarm robbery at Atlanta gas stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2014 | MyFoxAtlanta

    ... decades since Jimmy Carter campaigned across Georgia and asked voters to make him governor. Army officials at Fort Benning say the director and some stars of the new World War II movie "Fury" will attend a special screening at the Georgia Army post. ...

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  18. 1 killed, 4 injured in Ga. bus crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | MyFoxAtlanta

    ... the Senate races in Kansas and South Dakota would be in doubt three weeks from Election Day. Army officials at Fort Benning say the director and some stars of the new World War II movie "Fury" will attend a special screening at the Georgia Army ...

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  19. GRU Cancer Center gets $2.3M research awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | MyFoxAtlanta

    ... the Senate races in Kansas and South Dakota would be in doubt three weeks from Election Day. Army officials at Fort Benning say the director and some stars of the new World War II movie "Fury" will attend a special screening at the Georgia Army ...

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  20. WWE Salutes America's Armed Forces with the 12th Annual Tribute to the TroopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | The Heard Citizen

    ... the Columbus Civic Center for the military personnel and their families stationed at United States Army post at Fort Benning. In the tradition of Bob Hope, WWE brings together the best of sports entertainment and pop culture with celebrity ...

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