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  1. Hagan bill would simplify student loan benefits for militaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | News Observer

    ... student loan payments for six months after a mandatory move. Hagan said the wife of one soldier transferred to Fort Bragg was unable to find a job and the couple had to take out a three-month Army relief loan to pay her student loans. Other parts of ...

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  2. Family, fellow soldiers honor sgt. killed in parachute accidentRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | Army Times

    Family and friends of a spirited and driven paratrooper killed in parachute training accident at Fort Bragg, North Carolina, are wrestling with their shock and grief.

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  3. ZHS grad part of D-Day tributeRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | Times Recorder

    ... requiring a minimum of 95 hours of jump training. James Porter received his certification April 16 from Fort Bragg, North Carolina. A month later, he got the call that he'd been selected for the memorial jump. "He was really excited when he was ...

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  4. New Opera Immortalizes Tragedy of Chinese-American SoldierRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Voice of America

    ... is based on court-martial testimonies of Chen's fellow soldiers. The central setting is a military courtroom at Fort Bragg, Texas. As the soldiers testify, there are flashbacks of the events that led to Chen's death in Kandahar, Afghanistan. Opera ...

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  5. Glance at the PastRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2012 | Advocate-News

    - The commencement exercises of the Fort Bragg High School, held in the Red Men's Hall Friday evening, were well attended regardless of the inclemency of the weather. At the close of the exercises, the large gathering of students, parents and those ...

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  6. Prominent place: 71 years after war's end, late veteran's family gets his Purple HeartRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | Burlington Times News

    Nearly 70 years after Albert King Jr. arrived back to Fort Bragg from Burma with an infected leg, typhus fever, malaria and other ailments, the Army has awarded the late soldier his Purple Heart.

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  7. Following a tradition of serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Easley Progress

    He most recently was stationed at Fort Bragg, a base where all servicemen and servicewomen are rapid response forces ready for missions worldwide within 96-hour windows.

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  8. Fort Bragg paratrooper who died in airborne training accident was using newer parachuteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    A U.S. Air Force C-130 lands on the field landing strip on Holland Drop Zone on June 7, 2012. The Fort Bragg paratrooper who died Friday during an airborne training exercise was using a newer parachute that has proven safer than its earlier ...

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  9. Fort Bragg training explosion still under investigation while two soldiers recoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    Soldiers with the 82nd Airborne Division load a round into a 105 mm lightweight howitzer April 19, 2013, at Fort Bragg, N.C. Sgt.

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  10. Burk's BBQ/Trend Magazine OnlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2011 | Examiner.com

    I have been sampling traditional Carolina BBQ since I landed in North Carolina in 1979 via the U.S. Army and Fort Bragg/Fayetteville, NC .

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  11. in the News: Julie WilseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | StarNewsOnline.com

    ... securities commission and the veterans affairs recruiter. My husband and I were both in the Army and stationed at Fort Bragg. He received an assignment to Sunny Point Military Ocean Terminal, and I decided to transition to the civilian work force ...

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  12. Report: Paratrooper was using newest parachuteRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    ... a Department of Defense publication, is reporting Sgt. Schmigel was using the newest parachute, introduced to Fort Bragg in 2009 because it is designed for the bulkier load that today's soldiers carry. Its supposed to be safer than the old kind. The ...

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  13. Medina community remembers Army sergeant killed during training exerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    ... to the Army, Schmigel, who was an intelligence analyst, died last Friday during an airborne training exercise at Fort Bragg in North Carolina. The Army is still investigating her death. Schmigel graduated from Medina High School in 2010. Her math ...

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  14. UNO vice chancellor emeritus, Covington resident Louis V. Paradise receives military honorRead the original story

    May 2, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    ... the Psychological Operations Unit Officer Course at the United States Army Institute for Military Assistance at Fort Bragg and was assigned to the 15th P sychological Operations Battalion. He then served with I Corps Artillery in Korea as the Corps ...

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  15. Fort Bragg paratrooper dies in training accidentRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | Army Times

    The 82nd Airborne Division says 21-year-old Sgt. Shaina B. Schmigel of Medina, New York, was killed during an airborne operation using a parachute on Friday.

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  16. Army Paratrooper from Medina Killed in Fort Bragg Training JumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    ... being investigated, authorities say she died during a nighttime training jump with the 82nd Airborne Division at Fort Bragg in North Carolina. Schmigel joined the Army in 2010 and joined the Second Brigade Combat Team in 2011, and was subsequently ...

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  17. Medina soldier reported dead at Fort BraggRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2014 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    According to the website orleanshub.com, Shaina Schmigel, 21 was a paratrooper in the Army at Fort Bragg, North Carolina.

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  18. Military Therapy Dogs: Helping troubled troops healRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2014 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... talk about his time on the battlefield. But as Swols sits in a small office in the Robinson Health Clinic at Fort Bragg, his hand drops to the furry head beside him and his mood brightens. Settled at his feet, Lexy, a 5-year-old German shepherd, ...

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  19. Slain St. Cloud soldier laid to rest after two-year searchRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... they said, that led her to eventually become a combat medic. A St. Cloud native, Bordeaux was stationed in Fort Bragg, N.C. when she vanished on April 14, 2012. "There was no end for her," said Charles Henson, Bordeaux's grandfather, himself a ...

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  20. Fort Bragg's JFK Special Warfare Center gets new commanderRead the original story

    May 31, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    ... Army Special Operations Command. But it was also a familiar day. That's because the change of command ceremony on Fort Bragg's JFK Plaza was the third for the school in less than two years. Reeder was called away from the school to lead special ...

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