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  1. Bergdahl investigation report goes to senior Army commanderRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | WLOS

    The fate of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl now rests with a top U.S. general in North Carolina who will decide if the soldier should be charged with desertion after he left his Afghanistan post in 2009 and was captured by the Taliban.

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  2. Vietnam veteran's family to get his medalsRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 20 | WLOS

    The family of a highly decorated Vietnam War veteran will receive his medals, which went missing following his 1980 funeral. The nonprofit Purple Hearts Reunited is set to hold a ceremony Saturday afternoon in a Dallas suburb to return the medals to the widow and children of Chief Warrant Officer 2 Carter Stephens, a Green Beret who served two tours in Vietnam.

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  3. More woodpecker habitat conserved in NCRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | WLOS

    Another 1,200 acres is being set aside in southeastern North Carolina to provide habitat for the endangered red-cockaded woodpecker. The Fayetteville Observer reports that the tracts in Scotland and Hoke counties have been acquired by the Nature Conservancy and will add to land already used for conservation near Fort Bragg.

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  4. Soldier's body returning to OhioRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 | WLOS

    An honorable transfer ceremony for the remains of an Ohio solider killed in Afghanistan will take place at a Columbus airport. The Ohio National Guard says the transfer ceremony for the remains of Spc.

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  5. About 200 soldiers return to Fort BraggRead the original story

    Friday Nov 28 | WLOS

    The Fayetteville Observer reported that the members of the 82nd Combat Aviation Brigade of the 82nd Airborne Division arrived around 5 a.m. Friday. ARDEN, N.C. -- Seeing a different kind of Black Friday rush.

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  6. Funeral held for Green Beret killed in combatRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 26 | WLOS

    Hundreds of people have attended a funeral in Michigan for a 31-year-old Green Beret who was killed in combat in Afghanistan. The Pentagon says that Sgt.

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  7. Funeral held for Green Beret killed in combatRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 26 | WLOS

    Hundreds of people have attended a funeral in Michigan for a 31-year-old Green Beret who was killed in combat in Afghanistan. The Pentagon says that Sgt.

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  8. Funeral planned for Green Beret killed in combatRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 26 | WLOS

    A funeral is planned in Michigan for a 31-year-old Green Beret who was killed in combat in Afghanistan. The Department of Defense says that Sgt.

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  9. Remains of Green Beret return from AfghanistanRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | WLOS

    People have lined the streets of Bay City for the return of the remains of a 31-year-old Green Beret who was killed in combat in Afghanistan. The Pentagon says that Sgt.

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  10. Army spouse to lead group for military partnersRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | WLOS

    The spouse of a Fort Bragg lieutenant colonel will lead the nation's largest organization for partners, spouses and families of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender service members and veterans. The Fayetteville Observer reports Ashley Broadway will be president of the American Military Partner Association.

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  11. Fort Bragg opens housing to more types of familiesRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | WLOS

    The Fayetteville Observer reported that post officials said Monday that military retirees, Department of Defense civilians and families of fallen soldiers will be allowed to live on Fort Bragg. The change will begin Dec. 1 for those groups, which previously weren't allowed to live on post unless they already lived with an active-duty service member.

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  12. About 280 soldiers return to Fort BraggRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2014 | WLOS

    The Fayetteville Observer reported that about 280 soldiers from the 1st Brigade Combat Team of the 82nd Airborne Division returned to Fort Bragg on Sunday. Brig.

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  13. Autopsy; Missing soldier died from head traumaRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2014 | WLOS

    The state chief medical examiner's office says a Fort Bragg soldier whose body was recovered more than two years after she disappeared died from blunt force trauma to the head. Area media outlets report the finding is consistent with a search warrant showing Pfc.

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  14. Pedal to Metal: Bragg trucker school extendedRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2014 | WLOS

    Flash Flood Watch: from 6AM Tuesday until 6AM Wednesday for all counties in WNC except Cherokee and Clay Counties. Be prepared to move to higher ground in flood-prone areas.

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  15. Fort Bragg soldier pleads to stealing fuelRead the original story

    Sep 24, 2014 | WLOS

    A Fort Bragg soldier will be sentenced in December after pleading guilty to stealing more than a million gallons of fuel from an American base in Afghanistan. The Fayetteville Observer reports that 32-year-old Sgt.

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  16. Soldier from Massachusetts killed in AfghanistanRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | WLOS

    The Pentagon said 41-year-old Maj. Michael Donahue and a U.S. civilian contractor died Tuesday in an enemy attack.

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  17. Military: Soldier, civilian killed in AfghanistanRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2014 | WLOS

    Military officials say a soldier based at Fort Bragg and a civilian worker for the Department of Defense have been killed in Afghanistan. The department said Wednesday that 41-year-old Maj.

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  18. Massachusetts paratrooper laid to restRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2014 | WLOS

    Hundreds have paid their respects and flags lined the streets of a central Massachusetts town to honor a paratrooper killed in Afghanistan. The Worcester Telegram & Gazette reports that Spc.

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  19. Soldier from Massachusetts killed in AfghanistanRead the original story

    Sep 5, 2014 | WLOS

    The Department of Defense announced Friday that Spc. Brian Arsenault, of Northborough, Massachusetts, died Thursday in Ghazni, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained when his unit was engaged by enemy small-arms fire.

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  20. NC civilian employee union opposes military cutsRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2014 | WLOS

    The Fayetteville Observer reported that the American Federation of Government Employees has sent letters to U.S. Rep. Renee Elmers and Sens. Richard Burr and Kay Hagan.

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