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  1. Kingston brings campaign to the Infantry MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... y runoff July 22. A new U.S. Army assessment is calling for cutting nearly 11,000 military and civilian jobs at Fort Benning by the year 2020, with the total job loss in the region on and off post estimated at just under 14,000.

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  2. Worst-case scenario: 16,000 soldiers, civilians cut from Fort StewartRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2014 | SavannahNow

    ... concluded. While Fort Stewart was among the posts that could face the deepest cuts, other Georgia posts - Fort Benning near Columbus and Fort Gordon near Augusta - also could see reductions after they were left largely untouched in last year's ...

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  3. Carmen Cavezza: A quiet, important anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2014 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... exhibits and places." At the awards ceremony, the only recipient all evening to receive a standing ovation was Fort Benning Command Sergeant Major Chris Hardy, who accepted the award on behalf of the museum. It was clear at that moment that the ...

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  4. Tactile belts let soldiers feel their way through the fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2014 | MilitaryCity.com

    ... that they can recover their bearings when they take detours from a planned route. In a recent ARL trial at Fort Benning, Georgia, groups of soldiers covered a 300-yard portion of a test course. Those who wore the belt made it through faster, but ...

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  5. Thousands attend Independence Day Celebration at Fort BenningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2014 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Photos by ROBIN with Echo Company, 146th Infantry test themselves on swirling carnival rides during the Independence Day Celebration at York Field and Garner Field on Fort Benning on Saturday.

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  6. Army says 10,767 soldier, civilian jobs should be cut at Fort BenningRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    A new U.S. Army assessment is calling for cutting nearly 11,000 military and civilian jobs at Fort Benning by the year 2020, with the total job loss in the region - on and off post - estimated at just under 14,000.

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  7. Army outlines potential worstcase losses for Ga.Read the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... They show up to 16,000 soldiers and civilians lost at Fort Stewart near Savannah, as many as 10,800 jobs cut at Fort Benning in Columbus and up to 4,600 positions axed at Fort Gordon in Augusta. Income losses could top $1.7 billion. The Army based ...

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  8. Momentous occasion: Active duty soldiers honor - those who've gone before'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2014 | MDJonline.com

    Members of the United States Army Color Guard from the 1-19 Infantry Battalion from Fort Benning present the colors during the dedication of the Regular Army Monument off Burnt Hickory Road.

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  9. Sheriff: Auburn football player arrested in Henry CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | WTVM

    ... Road and Celeste Drive. As the Army continues downsizing, we're learning what troop reductions could mean for Fort Benning and this area. A new report draws a worst-case scenario and it's not a pretty picture. As the Army continues downsizing, we're ...

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  10. Army outlines potential worst-case losses for GeorgiaRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 | Army Times

    ... up to 16,000 soldiers and civilian workers - more than three-fourths of its current workforce. In addition, Fort Benning in Columbus could shed as many as 10,800 jobs and Fort Gordon in Augusta faces up to 4,600 positions being axed. State and local ...

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  11. Fort Benning's Battle Lab tests drones with Georgia TechRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    The Maneuver Battle Lab at Fort Benning teamed up with the Georgia Technical Research Institute Wednesday to test an unmanned helicopter drone at the McKenna Military Operations on Urban Terrain training area.

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  12. Chattahoochee Chatter: All's well that ends well in PC?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... well. Veterans of the 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division met soldiers currently assigned at Fort Benning and took part in a luncheon at the Society of the 3rd Infantry Division's 95th annual reunion. Almost 80 veterans and their ...

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  13. Maneuver Battle Lab tests drones with the Georgia Technical Research InstituteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    The Maneuver Battle Lab at Fort Benning teamed up with the Georgia Technical Research Institute Wednesday to test an unmanned helicopter drone at the McKenna Military Operations on Urban Terrain training area.

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  14. First case of mosquito-borne Chikungunya virus reported in AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | WTVM

    ... vehicle (UAV) - commonly referred to as a drone - to their force. But first, the technology is being tested at Fort Benning. Simulations and test flight The US Army may be adding a new type of unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) - commonly referred to as ...

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  15. Student suspended for having gun in school parking lotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | WTVM

    ... vehicle (UAV) - commonly referred to as a drone - to their force. But first, the technology is being tested at Fort Benning. Simulations and test flight The US Army may be adding a new type of unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) - commonly referred to as ...

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  16. Autopsy: Hyperthermia killed Child left in hot SUVRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | WTVM

    ... vehicle (UAV) - commonly referred to as a drone - to their force. But first, the technology is being tested at Fort Benning. Simulations and test flight A Columbus father of two has fun decisions to make this summer since winning an invigorating ...

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  17. 's Tribute to Michael JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | WTVM

    ... vehicle (UAV) - commonly referred to as a drone - to their force. But first, the technology is being tested at Fort Benning. Simulations and test flight The US Army may be adding a new type of unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) - commonly referred to as ...

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  18. Missing Troup Co. teen found, reunited with her familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | WTVM

    ... vehicle (UAV) - commonly referred to as a drone - to their force. But first, the technology is being tested at Fort Benning. Simulations and test flight The US Army may be adding a new type of unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) - commonly referred to as ...

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  19. New commander tapped for Airborne and Ranger Training BrigadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ROBIN TRIMARCHI rtrimarchi@ledger-enquirer.com Cars leave the Fort Benning main gate onto Fort Benning Drive Tuesday.

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  20. Family breaks silence on actor Lee Thompson Young's suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | WTVM

    ... vehicle (UAV) - commonly referred to as a drone - to their force. But first, the technology is being tested at Fort Benning. Simulations and test flight The US Army may be adding a new type of unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) - commonly referred to as ...

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