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  1. Gold Star Families experience basic training at Fort BenningRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2014 | WTVM

    ... Unit Training (OSUT), and got some first hand military training experience at the Sand Hill training areas of Fort Benning. They were able to conduct training at Eagle Tower and Slide for Life, as well as traverse an obstacle course, view a static ...

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  2. A boy and then a soldier - a rite throughout U.S. historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... and that's why my family accepted his father's invitation to Nick's graduation from Army basic training at Fort Benning, Georgia. In early May, Nick was in his fifth week of basic; he wrote us a letter detailing his days filled with weapons ...

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  3. 10 Rangers honored in Hall of Fame ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... McGinnis-Wickam Hall. When he and nine other Rangers were inducted into the 22nd annual Ranger Hall of Fame at Fort Benning on Wednesday, retired Brig. Gen. Herbert J. Lloyd was thinking about soldiers who paid the ultimate sacrifice in Vietnam. ...

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  4. Partnership is explored with US sharp shootersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | Salisbury Journal

    BASED 3rd Division has been forging closer ties with the US Army during a visit to Fort Benning.

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  5. Benning commander among 2014 Rangers honored in Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 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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  6. Maj. Gen. Miller takes command of MCoE, Fort BenningRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | The Bayonet

    Members of the Fort Benning community came together July 11 to welcome the Maneuver Center of Excellence's new commanding general, Maj.

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  7. Reservists train IET Soldiers in Echo unitsRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | The Bayonet

    "Of the 34,000 IET Soldiers trained here at Fort Benning last year, 16,612 were trained during the four-month summer surge," said Paul Pass, reports technician with 30th Adjutant General Reception Battalion.

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  8. Chisholm grad chooses Army Reserve over footballRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    ... man - a term that started with a figuratively eye-opening drill sergeant berating straight off the bus at Fort Benning in Georgia, and a literally eye-opening one the next morning, sirens and bullhorns jarring awake a bunker of sleeping ensigns. "Me ...

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  9. Robert B.Simpson: Gunshot echoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... rtainly have been a huge loss for me. Robert B. Simpson, a 28-year Infantry veteran who retired as a colonel at Fort Benning, is the author of "Through the Dark Waters: Searching for Hope and Courage."

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  10. Dimon Kendrick-Holmes: Then it's Hi! Hi! HeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    While watching Friday's change of command, I remembered how much I enjoy listening to Army music, especially when played by Fort Benning's Maneuver Center of Excellence Band, which is, well, excellent.

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  11. MG Miller takes command of MCoE, Fort Benning during ceremonyRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2014 | The Bayonet

    Members of the Fort Benning community came together July 11 to welcome the Maneuver Center of Excellence’s new commanding general, Maj.

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  12. Maj. Gen. Scott Miller takes command of Fort BenningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... entitled “Black Hawk Down.” He has served combat tours in Somalia, Iraq and Afghanistan. He comes to Fort Benning from Afghanistan where he commanded a NATO special operations joint task force that worked with the Afghan police. Command ...

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  13. Jul. 11: A hero is killed in Madison CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... 11 Penn and two other black officers were driving on State Road 172, returning to DC after weeks of training at Fort Benning. Local Ku Klux Klan members James Lackey, Howard Sims, and Cecil Myers drove their car next to Penn's; Sims and Myers opened ...

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  14. Fifty Years Ago Today, July 12, 1964Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    A Washington, D.C., Negro educator, driving from Fort Benning after completing two weeks Army Reserve training, was mysteriously shot to death as he and two companions drove through Georgia early Saturday morning.

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  15. Q&A: Maj. Gen. H.R. McMaster, outgoing Fort Benning commanderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    ... in the right place to help build the right Army for the nation." McMaster has spent two years as commander of Fort Benning. He has been selected for promotion to lieutenant general, and has been reassigned to Fort Monroe, Va., where he will serve as ...

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  16. Indonesia, A Proudly Nazi Nation?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | Counterpunch

    ... of the tiny nation vanished. As a reward from his handlers, Mr. Prabowo was later trained (in the 80's) at Fort Benning, in the United States, the country that he is really serving. But even that did not wear him out. In 1998, according to Adam ...

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  17. MG Miller assumes command of Fort Benning's Maneuver Center of ExcellenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | WTVM

    ... and 9 percent reported no computer use. A new commanding general has taken his place among the ranks in Fort Benning's leadership. MG Scott Miller assumed command of the Maneuver Center of Excellence and Fort Benning from MG H.R. McMaster MG Scott ...

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  18. Sunday Interview with Maj. Gen. H.R. McMasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... in the right place to help build the right Army for the nation." McMaster has spent two years as commander of Fort Benning. He has been selected for promotion to lieutenant general, and has been reassigned to Fort Monroe, Va., where he will serve as ...

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  19. Maj. Gen. Scott Miller to assume command of Fort Benning on FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Maj. Gen. Scott Miller, who has extensive special operations experience, assumes command of Fort Benning from Maj.

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  20. Combat expert opens mixed martial arts studio in WarrentonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | Fauquier.com

    ... to open a gym in Warrenton. Larson already had two Combat fitness locations, one in Columbus, Ga. right next to Fort Benning and one in Texas. He says that all of his gyms offer the same training that he formulized in the Army. "What I basically did ...

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