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Study assesses physical demands for combat arms
FORT STEWART, Ga: In full gear, Sgt. Shawanna Washington moved ammunition, loaded mortar rounds into a gun tube, moved agilely as if under enemy fire, and completed other physically demanding tasks of a Soldier on the battlefield.
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The Coastal Courier
Ludowici seeking grants for...
At the Ludowici City Council meeting Tuesday, the council reappointed G. Ben Turnipseed Engineering and ALGA Inc. to prepare and submit Coastal Development Block Grants for the coming year.
Fri Mar 14, 2014
Aerotech News And Review
News Briefs March 14, 2014
As of March 11, at least 2,176 members of the U.S. military had died in Afghanistan as a result of the U.S.-led invasion of Afghanistan in late 2001, according to an Associated Press count.
Female soldiers help Army craft new physical standards
Female soldiers are joining their male counterparts in a study that will help the Army develop a test to see if new recruits meet the physical requirements for combat duty.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Julie Ottaviani Tricked Teen Into Seeing His Own Mother's Nude Photos
A Pennsylvania woman looking to exact revenge on her husband stole nude photos of the man's girlfriend, posted them to Facebook, and tricked the woman's teenage son into looking at them.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Army tests both women, men in combat fitness study
Military researchers put dozens of soldiers, both women and men, through a series of drills Wednesday aimed at helping the Army develop a unisex test to decide which troops are fit for combat, regardless of gender.
Army Tests Both Women, Men in Combat Fitness Study
Army researchers are studying how hard soldiers - both women and men - have to work at battlefield tasks as the scientists strive to define gender-neutral fitness standards for troops in combat units.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
The Coastal Courier
Fun run builds community
Firefighter soldiers of the 514th Engineer Detachment run the 5-kilometer event in their bunker gear Saturday to support the Red Cross.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
The moment the soldier who lost both legs in Afghanistan put on his...
The moment the soldier who lost both legs in Afghanistan put on his new limbs and WALKED across the finish line of a 222-mile Warrior's Walk Army Ranger Josh Hargis was seriously injured during his fourth tour in Afghanistan and was being awarded the Purple Heart Hargis used his new prosthetic legs to complete the end of 'Warrior Walk' to raise ... (more)
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Bethesda partners with Ft. Stewart for veterinary training
Bethesda Academy, a residential and day school for boys in grades 6-12, recently hosted Fort Stewart's 82nd Civil Affairs Battalion for Veterinary Training on the school's campus.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Baby Harper welcomes home soldier dad from deployment
The Army specialist had been in the delivery room last year when his daughter was born Aug. 10, but by way of a shaky Internet connection, from his deployment in Afghanistan.
Report: Army begins opening new jobs to women
According to a report today by Army Times, the U.S. Army has opened thousands of field artillery officer positions to women.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Jessica Strom Accused Of Offering Sex, Money To Hire Hit Man To Kill Fiance
A woman in Merrill, Wis., is behind bars after allegedly attempting to hire a hit man to kill her fiance.
4 Fort Knox schools to close with Army unit's exit
With a combat brigade departing as part of military base realignment, Fort Knox will shutter four schools for the coming year as enrollment at the institutions drops.
14th Combat Support Hospital deploys to Fort Stewart
Soldiers from the 14th Combat Support Hospital deployed a mobile operating room to Fort Stewart, Ga., earlier this week to alleviate the backlog of surgical cases at Winn Army Community Hospital.
Bryan County News
Slain soldier's widow facing charges
The widow of murdered Fort Stewart soldier Spc. John Joseph Beans Eubank was ordered detained by federal Judge G.R. Smith during a federal court hearing Tuesday morning in Savannah.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Bryan County News
Time nigh to bid farewell to 2nd Brigade
This time next year, we will say goodbye to the 2nd Brigade on Fort Stewart. There was hope that we could rally and fight the decision to cut one of our brigades.
Warrior's Walk 222-mile journey to end at Ft. Benning
Josh Hargis, an Army Ranger who lost both of his legs during combat operations in Afghanistan, is joining the walk on the last few miles to Fort Benning.
Widow detained in Ft. Stewart soldier's slaying
The widow of slain Fort Stewart soldier Spc. John Joseph Beans Eubank today was ordered detained pending her anticipated indictment for conspiring to kill her husband.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Woman Arrested After Stabbing Teddy Bear
Cops collared a Wyoming woman after she allegedly stabbed a 5-foot-tall teddy bear in front of her boyfriend, declaring, "I wish this was you!" Casper resident Carly Marra is suspected of attacking her boyfriend, Jordan McAlexander, on Feb. 10. According to the the Star-Tribune , the boyfriend was leaving Marra for another woman.