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  1. Community to voice opinions during listening sessionRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 17 | The Bayonet

    ... affairs for the Greater Columbus Chamber of Commerce. "We encourage anyone who is concerned about keeping Fort Benning strong to please attend," Jones said. "Here is an opportunity where we can demonstrate to the Department of the Army team visually ...

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  2. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | WTKS-AM Savannah

    ... contingencies. As part of this deployment, equipment from 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 3rd ID will be deployed from Fort Benning to help expand the European Activity Set. Currently, the European Activity Set is equipped for a battalion-sized unit. It ...

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  3. Muscogee Co. School Board discusses hiring policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... says board member, Mark Cantrell. The board also approved a resolution in support of the U.S. Army and Fort Benning. The U.S. Army has released findings determining that if Sequestration continues, it will result in losses of soldiers and civilian ...

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  4. San Pedro's Joe Melgar graduates with honors from US ArmyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | San Pedro Sun

    ... to become a soldier in the United States Amy. The Sanpedrano graduated with top honors on February 5th from the Fort Benning army post located in Georgia, USA. Joey, as he is affectionately known by many on Ambergris Caye, is the son of Pamela ...

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  5. Female soldiers at Fort Bliss training, hoping to earn berths at Ranger SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Stars and Stripes

    ... 1st Lt. Kristen Moores, graduated from the Ranger Assessment Training Course, or the pre-ranger course, at Fort Benning, Ga., in January and will be included in the first group of women to attend Ranger School in April, said Capt. Nathan Rogowski, ...

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  6. Women soldiers at Fort Bliss training, hoping to earn berths at Ranger SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | El Paso Times

    ... 1st Lt. Kristen Moores, graduated from the Ranger Assessment Training Course, or the pre-ranger course, at Fort Benning, Ga., in January and will be included in the first group of women to attend Ranger School in April, said Capt. Nathan Rogowski, ...

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  7. Husker Rifle Team: Meet Lauren PhillipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | Husker Corner

    ... She prefers candy over popcorn, "hot tamales" and HBO over going to the theater. Favorite shooting venue: "Fort Benning because I love it to pieces. It's the nicest range in the US Army Marksmanship unit and it feels like home." Best shooting ...

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  8. Each day is Valentine's Day: Ben and Betty JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Shelter Island Reporter

    ... wedding in Betty's hometown, but the war got in the way of scheduling. Ben's infantry unit was stationed at Fort Benning, near Columbus, Georgia. "We were on high alert, ready to be shipped overseas," he remembered. His unit was locked down, with no ...

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  9. Child missing in Kennesaw after being taken by fatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | WTVM

    ... of Gilmer County Sheriff Office. In the winter of 1943, 20 young African-American enlisted men were ordered to Fort Benning to be trained as parachutists. These young men were pioneers because, never before in the segregated military system, were ...

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  10. James Tillman GOAL finalistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | WTVM

    ... of Gilmer County Sheriff Office. In the winter of 1943, 20 young African-American enlisted men were ordered to Fort Benning to be trained as parachutists. These young men were pioneers because, never before in the segregated military system, were ...

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  11. Average school superintendent in Alabama makes $128KRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | WTVM

    ... of Gilmer County Sheriff Office. In the winter of 1943, 20 young African-American enlisted men were ordered to Fort Benning to be trained as parachutists. These young men were pioneers because, never before in the segregated military system, were ...

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  12. First black paratroopers trained at Ft. BenningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | WTVM

    In the winter of 1943, 20 young African-American enlisted men were ordered to Fort Benning to be trained as parachutists. These young men were pioneers because, never before in the segregated military system, were blacks considered intelligent enough or brave enough to serve in combat units of any type and certainly not capable of being paratroopers.

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  13. Synovus not relocating to AtlantaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | WTVM

    ... 2015 WTVM. All rights reserved. In the winter of 1943, 20 young African-American enlisted men were ordered to Fort Benning to be trained as parachutists. These young men were pioneers because, never before in the segregated military system, were ...

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  14. Chelsea couple recognized for 71 years of marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | WTVM

    ... 2015 WBRC . All rights reserved. In the winter of 1943, 20 young African-American enlisted men were ordered to Fort Benning to be trained as parachutists. These young men were pioneers because, never before in the segregated military system, were ...

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  15. Soldier for Life Center eases transition from military to civilian lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | WALB-TV Albany

    A not-so new program for active duty soldiers and families offers them resources transitioning from military life back to the community. The Soldier for Life Center on Fort Benning brings several departments under one roof.

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  16. Drill Sergeant Academy builds better prepared leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | The United States Army

    ... candidates who in turn, train recruits at one of the Army's four training centers, located at Fort Sill, Fort Benning, Fort Jackson and Fort Leonard Wood. The academy also uses the new training model to train platoon sergeant candidates, tasked with ...

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  17. 'Triple Nickles' honor black Airborne legacyRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 10 | The Bayonet

    ... who the Triple Nickles are and what they accomplished." Members of the 82nd Airborne Association will visit Fort Benning April 2 to observe training on Eubanks Field. During their visit, there will also be a wreath-laying ceremony from 10:45 a.m. to ...

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  18. NCOA cadre awarded new badge for instructorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | The Bayonet

    History was made on Fort Benning Feb. 2, as the Henry A. Caro NCO Academy presented select cadre with the Army Instructor Badge for the first time here. In all, 37 NCOA instructors were presented with the badge, which is the first identification badge approved for wear since the Army Recruiter Badge in 1967.

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  19. Female Soldiers pass initial test, prepare for rigors of Ranger courseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | DefenceTalk News

    ... Soldiers, said Maj. Gen. Scott Miller, commander of the U.S. Army Maneuver Center of Excellence, or MCoE, at Fort Benning, Georgia. Fort Benning hosts both RTAC and Ranger school. The total graduating class of RTAC, which concluded Jan. 30, was 58 ...

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  20. Nominated by fellow vet - Two Vietnam soldiers killed in action to be honoredRead the original story

    Monday Feb 9 | Press

    ... his country's call to duty and joined the United States Army on July 18, 1968. He completed basic training at Fort Benning in Georgia and was then assigned to Fort McClellan in Alabama where he was placed in the Advanced Infantry School. Upon ...

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