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  1. Bill Dunbar saw the worldRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Mobridge Tribune Online

    William "Bill" Dunbar, 86, of Sturgis and formerly of Dupree, passed away peacefully on Friday, Nov. 14, 2014, at the Fort Meade VA Center following a long struggle with heart disease. Funeral services were held Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, at Kinkade Funeral Chapel in Sturgis.

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  2. Army: No environmental impact from cutsRead the original story

    Friday Nov 14 | Daily Record

    An Army study has determined that there would be no environmental impact from a planned reduction in military and non-military personnel by 2020, including at two sites in Maryland that could be affected. Aberdeen Proving Ground and Fort Meade were among the 21 facilities evaluated by the Army.

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  3. Smart Proc 2014 Procurement Conference Attracts 400 Key Science &...Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 11 | PR Log

    Friday, November 14, 2014 from 8:00 am to 3:30 pm -- Registration begins at 7:00 am at FSK Holiday Inn in Frederick, MD; Keynote Speakers include Senator Ben Cardin, Congressman John Delaney and key commanders at Fort Detrick, Aberdeen Proving Ground and Fort Meade PRLog - Nov. 11, 2014 - FREDERICK, Md. -- More than 400 science and technology leaders, 70 speakers and 42 exhibitors from government, business as well as academia will gather for the SMART PROC 2014 procurement and networking conference on Friday, November 14 at the FSK Holiday Inn in Frederick, Maryland between 8:00 am and 3:30 pm, according to event coordinator Debbie Burrell.

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  4. WWII vet from Md. to be buried 70 years after deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    ... were expected to be at Tuesday's ceremony for his long-awaited homecoming, as well as an Army Honor Guard from Fort Meade, members of the local American Legion and the Veterans of Foreign War posts. Moore will be buried in Cherry Hill United ...

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  5. Defense seeks brain exam for suspect in USS Cole warship bombingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | AlertNet

    ... g witnesses to Guantanamo. Reuters monitored Nashiri's hearing at Guantanamo Bay via closed-circuit television at Fort Meade, outside Washington. (Writing and additional reporting by Ian Simpson; Editing by Doina Chiacu and Eric Walsh)

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  6. Lasorda, Swisher honored with awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... me." Lasorda also served in the military, serving on active duty in the Army from 1945-47, including a stint at Fort Meade. Since his retirement from managing in 1996, Lasorda has become a special advisor, representing the Dodgers franchise at over ...

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  7. Lasorda, Swisher honored with Bob Feller AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... me." Lasorda also served in the military, serving on active duty in the Army from 1945-47, including a stint at Fort Meade. Since his retirement from managing in 1996, Lasorda has become a special advisor, representing the Dodgers franchise at over ...

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  8. Obituary: Mary A. Dunne, 100, WWII Army Nurse Corps Officer, Beloved MotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Orange Live

    ... II Victory Medal. Upon returning to the US, Mary was assigned as Supervisor of the Operations Rooms Department at Fort Meade, Maryland's General Hospital, in 1945. Mary married Martin Dunne in 1945 at Fort Meade. She was employed by the Upjohn Co. ...

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  9. 1918-19 flu show fear, courage in outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | TwinCities

    ... reports of the time. Beyond the city, thousands of soldiers were crowded into bases such as Camp Meade, now Fort Meade, in Maryland, and Camp Humphreys -- now Fort Belvoir -- in Virginia. There, and at many other military installations, infections ...

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  10. Dierks Bentley gives pop-up performance on the streets of AnnapolisRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    No, he wasn't seeking tips. Rather, the singer gave fans a surprise pop-up live performance of his hit "I Hold On" near Fort Meade as part of Vevo's GO Show series.

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  11. 40 year ago, a disgruntled Army private landed a stolen helicopter on the White House lawnRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Alabama Live

    Long before a series of breaches brought attention to White House security, a disgruntled Army private managed to steal a helicopter and land on the building's south lawn two separate times. On Feb. 17, 1974, PFC Robert Preston, 20, stole an unarmed UH-1 Iroquois helicopter from Fort Meade, Maryland.

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  12. At White House, a long line of unexpected guestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | The Age

    ... several men have tried to pierce the White House perimeter by air. An Army private stole a helicopter from Fort Meade in 1974 and flew it to the White House, where he landed on the South Lawn, took off again, and then returned. Secret Service ...

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  13. The Weirdest White House Security BreachesThe Secret Servicea s recent ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | New York Magazine

    ... program to become a U.S. Army pilot, so he did what anyone would do: he stole a helicopter from Maryland's Fort Meade, and flew it to the White House just to prove he could. In 1974, Preston led police helicopters on an hour-long chase, and ... 28 comments

  14. Special Notice - 70-- 70 - Update/Maintain Computer Aided Dispatch...Read the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    Army Contracting Command, MICC MICC - Fort Meade Solicitation: W91QF6-14-T-0054 Special Notice NAICS code for this procurement is 511210 and the small business size standard is 38671-2010. The procurement will be conducted on a sole source basis in accordance with the authority of FAR 13.106-1 .

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  15. Chelsea Manning sues for transgender medical treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | CNN

    ... have received up to 90 years. Here, Manning is escorted away from his Article 32 hearing on February 23, 2012, at Fort Meade, Maryland. Manning was convicted in July on 20 of the 22 charges against him, including violations of the U.S. Espionage ...

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  16. Fort Meade: Soldiers' Chorus vocalist a fixture at Fort MeadeRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2014 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... Band's annual holiday concert, the audience cheered and nearly all rose to their feet. "My parents attended the Fort Meade concert and my mother commented afterward that she could listen to Victor Cenales sing all day," said Maj. Dwayne S. Milburn , ...

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  17. DOD communications: Bringing it all togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Federal Computer Week

    ... let industry help DOD develop UC via the private cloud. And so after the luncheon, Krieger said, he would head to Fort Meade to meet with NSA officials for the fourth time to hash out the RFP's details. Douglas Wiltsie, head of the Army's Program ...

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  18. US Army Standing Up Cyber Brigade, Possible Cyber BranchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | DefenceTalk News

    ... a new career management field for cyber warriors, which will be referred to as CMF 17. This conference at Fort Meade included key stakeholders from Fort Gordon, the intelligence field and the U.S. Army Combined Arms Center at Fort Leavenworth, ...

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  19. Army standing up cyber brigade, possible cyber branchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | The United States Army

    ... a new career management field for cyber warriors, which will be referred to as CMF 17. This conference at Fort Meade included key stakeholders from Fort Gordon, the intelligence field and the U.S. Army Combined Arms Center at Fort Leavenworth, ...

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  20. Yuppers! That, poser patriotism, 'Support the Troops'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... working with groups like the USO to provide food aid to families affiliated with nearby military bases like Fort Meade. She says, so far, they've used their mobile food pantry to distributed more than 200,000 pounds of food to military families. ...

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