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  1. MLB star Edwin Jackson to attend annual baseball camp at Fort BenningRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2014 | WTVM

    MLB star pitcher and World Series champion Edwin Jackson will be at attendance at his annual free baseball camp at Fort Benning this weekend. The pitcher will host the 6th annual Edwin Jackson Baseball Clinic on Saturday, Nov. 15 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Youth Sports Complex on Ingersoll Street.

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  2. Bulloch County Veteran flies on a vintage plane - and doesn't jump.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | Statesboro Herald

    ... Army. Assigned to the 11th Airborne Division, he was sent to Fort Campbell, Kentucky, for training and then to Fort Benning, Georgia, for jump school. Spence trained by jumping out of planes such as the Douglas C-47, a military transport derived ...

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  3. Captain Insano: Top tank crew at Fort Bliss revels in their achievementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | El Paso Times

    ... Sullivan Cup this spring. It then represented the installation and the division at the Army-wide competition at Fort Benning, Ga. "It feels really good to know we have the juice and the mental state to compete with the (other) tank crews at Fort ...

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  4. Martin Army Hospital opens new $500M facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... ir family members and retirees near the facility. Additionally, the facility will bring hundreds of new jobs to Fort Benning.

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  5. Bulletin Area People - published Oct. 15, 2014Read the original story

    Oct 15, 2014 | Roseville Review

    ... from the three-week airborne training course, also known as "jump school," at the U.S. Army Airborne School, Fort Benning, Columbus, Georgia. Arden Hills resident Katie Genung , a freshman of Biola University, was among 92 students who received the ...

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  6. Alabama trying ID quiz to catch tax fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... refunds that prosecutors say used identities stolen from Alabama's state government, the U.S. Army hospital at Fort Benning in Georgia, and a credit card processing facility in Columbus, Georgia. Alabama's Revenue Department has taken steps in ...

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  7. Veterans say the tri-city area is the best place to be a soldierRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | WTVM

    Fort Benning's new Martin Army Community hospital opens its doors to patients days from now. Today, we got a look inside the multi-million dollar facility as part of a ribbon cutting ceremony.

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  8. Obama: 'Wonderful day' for 2 freed AmericansRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2014 | WTVM

    ... asphalt arrived to the scene Wednesday night to repave the section of road that burned off in the explosion. Fort Benning's new Martin Army Community hospital opens its doors to patients days from now. Today, we got a look inside the multi-million ...

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  9. In the military: November 2014 updates about York County residents serving in the Armed ForcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | The York Daily Record

    ... Army Pvt. Christopher R. Kurtinitis: graduated from One Station Unit Training at the U.S. Army Infantry School, Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga. He is the son-in-law of Merle and Cindy Sweitzer of Felton and the husband of Joy Kurtinitis. Army Pvt. Ryan ...

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  10. In Service: Jackson-area military announcementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | MLive.com

    Linda Voorhees Army Pvt. Joshua J. Johnson has graduated from One Station Unit Training at the U.S. Army Infantry School, Fort Benning, Columbus, Georgia.

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  11. Two Salem County serviceman graduate from military training programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | NJ.com

    ... Pvt. Gabriel D. Tardive has graduated from One Station Unit Training (OSUT) at the U.S. Army Infantry School, Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga. The training consisted of basic military training and advanced individual training (AIT). During basic ...

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  12. COD Concealed Carry Class for Women Dec. 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... "street scene" within the Homeland Security Education Center. Instructor Michelle Quesada 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 Distinguished ...

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  13. Lightning Packs Develops Energy-Generating Backpack for Soldiers and Relief WorkersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Inhabitat

    ... than a standard rucksack. What's great is that the more you carry, the more energy is created. In a test at Fort Benning in Georgia, an improved model was able to generate 16 to 22 watts while walking, and up to 40 watts while running. In addition ...

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  14. Army Hospital's Quick Schedule Gives Builders Their Marching OrdersRead the original story

    Nov 2, 2014 | McGraw-Hill Construction

    Overcoming a rapid-fire procurement was just the first hurdle for contractors building the $389-million Martin Army Community Hospital, a 745,000-sq-ft replacement hospital for the U.S. Army at Fort Benning. The project - comprising an eight-story hospital and two clinic wings - was the Dept.

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  15. Bubba Versus BlackmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Peach Pundit

    ... commission. To his credit, he's pushed for more solar power in Georgia. Blackman is an attorney who grew up on Fort Benning as an Army brat - his dad was an Army Ranger. While he's never held elected office, he served as an appointee for half a ...

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  16. Military achievements by local residents week of November 3 to 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    ... from a three-week airborne training course, also known as "jump school," at the U.S. Army Airborne School, Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga. Bowne is an Army Reserve Officers' Training Corps cadet at the State University of New York at Brockport. She is ...

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  17. Georgia Acquires Cheap Solar PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Triple Pundit

    ... three solar plants at Georgia Army bases. The three solar plants will be sited at Fort Stewart near Savannah, Fort Benning near Columbus and Fort Gordon near Augusta. The projects will total 90 MW and are expected to be the largest solar power ...

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  18. DDS to open office on Fort BenningRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | WTVM

    ... thanks to a new study, researchers say children with chronic asthma may have a chance at living symptom-free. FORT BENNING, GA (WTVM) - The Department of the Army, the State of Georgia and the Corps of Engineers will officially open a new Department ...

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  19. DDS to open office at Fort BenningRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | WTVM

    The Department of the Army, the State of Georgia and the Corps of Engineers will officially open a new Department of Driver Services, DDS, customer service center on Fort Benning at 3 p.m. on Nov. 5 Fort Benning's driver services site is located on Main Post at 6691 Marchant Street, Building 217 and is open Wednesdays and Thursdays from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. It is the first time in Georgia that a DDS driver licensing and testing center has been opened on a military installation. Since opening on Aug. 6, more than 400 customers have been served with an average wait of less than one minute.

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  20. Military Matters: Soldiers rally together to help girl with cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | CBS 3 Springfield

    ... seems to have beaten a type of cancer that's often fatal. Soldiers from Bravo Battery 1-10 Field Artillery at Fort Benning are spending valuable time with gunnery training in preparation for certification. In the midst of all the weapons fire, the ...

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