Fort Benning Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. The Walking Dead : An Appreciation of Rick Grimes, Part I of IIIRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | The Huffington Post

    ... guns they perhaps could have lost the entire camp. In episode 5, Rick makes the decision to forgo the Army base Fort Benning and head to the CDC (Centers for Disease Control) HQ in Atlanta. Morales then says, "We have family in Birmingham," who will ...

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  2. Requiem For a Dragonslayer, Michael Kennedy, 1937-2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | High Times

    ... to the bar in 1963, but before he could settle into his new career, he was drafted into the Army and sent to Fort Benning for basic training. While it is true that the Army made a soldier out of Kennedy, they soon found themselves the target of his ...

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  3. 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. Major Ellis Harverson, commander of the 3rd Division Operational Shooting Training Team , visited the US Army's sharp shooters at Fort Benning, Georgia to establish new partnerships to develop marksmanship skills.

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  4. Man flees after exposing himself to Columbus womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    A man who claimed he needed directions to Fort Benning exposed himself to a Columbus woman in the parking lot at Cross Country Plaza Friday afternoon. The woman, 27, said she was near the Chuck E. Cheese in the 3200 block of Macon Road when a man in a white car asked for directions to the Army post around 5:55 p.m. "I walked over to point him to where to go and he was in front of Chuck E. Cheese performing a sex act in public," she said.

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  5. Refuge occupation's co-leader disillusioned by Iraq finds purpose in Bundys' causeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | The Oregonian

    ... 17, just months before the war on terror started. He trained in the arts of surveillance and reconnaissance at Fort Benning in Georgia. He learned to parachute and to work as a scout, collecting information on the enemy as part of a small team of ...

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  6. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | WTVM

    ... of the investigation done by the U.S. Army. Vanek was the commander of the 75th Ranger Regiment , stationed at Fort Benning, for nearly two years before he was given a general officer letter of reprimand in 2015, according to the Army Times . The ...

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  7. Army doctor hosts suture clinic for future medical professionalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Natchitoches Times

    ... in the Army Medical Department. He served as a staff family physician at Martin Army Community Hospital in Fort Benning, Georgia, before a 13-month deployment in Iraq where he worked as a squadron surgeon in urgent care. Back at Fort Benning, he ...

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  8. 'The end of a long journey': Soldiers ruck 16 kilometers to complete trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | The Bayonet

    ... weapons, barracks, receiving classroom training and rehearsing the graduation ceremony. Their final days at Fort Benning will be spent with their Families as they graduate, leave the installation as a Soldier and ship to advanced individual ...

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  9. Georgia Army Colonel reprimanded for racy 'Newlywed' game that likened sex with visit to Phenix CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Alabama Live

    ... allegations of misconduct against Col. Christopher Vanek, former commander of the 75th Ranger Regiment based at Fort Benning, Georgia. The allegations span the time from when he took over command of the Regiment in July 2013 through September 2014. ...

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  10. Honoring a life, a legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | The Bayonet

    ... challenge you all to do the same- strive to continue to make a difference in your lives and that of others. On Fort Benning, we will honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a commemorative service on Jan. 21 from 11 a.m. to noon in Derby Auditorium ...

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  11. Institute of Excellence celebrates QuinceañeraRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 19 | The Bayonet

    ... first a temporary move to buildings along Richardson Circle before occupying the complex that was the first Fort Benning hospital in April 2014. The WHINSEC campus, when completely renovated, will consist of eight buildings with 17 classrooms to ...

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  12. Tanker for a day: A 12-year-old boy lives out dream of working with tanks in the militaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | The Bayonet

    ... Megan, raised money by selling Christmas ornaments made from wine-bottle corks to be able to send Mason to Fort Benning, Mark said. Eric Runci, from Atlanta, Georgia, got in contact with Andrew Kloster, who put plans in motion toward arranging the ...

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  13. 12 of the 18 Former Military Arrested in Guatemala are US TrainedRead the original story

    Friday Jan 15 | Tikkun Magazine

    ... to shut down its school (formerly known as the U.S. Army's School of the Americas, and operating out of Fort Benning in Georgia) that trains torturers and murderers who go back to Central and South America and uses the latest techniques and ...

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  14. Next olive branch to Cuba may come via Fort BenningRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 16 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Col. Keith W. Anthony, commandant of the Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation at Fort Benning, has another 18 months to go in that assignment. One of the things he'd like to see in that time is the inclusion of Cuban students.

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  15. WHINSEC may train Cuban studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... Tavera, WHINSEC command sergeant major. 01.14.16 The Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation at Fort Benning may soon train students from Cuba, a former deputy assistant secretary of defense for the Western Hemisphere said Thursday. ...

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  16. U.S. Optics, Inc. Announces New Director For U.S. Optics AcademyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | AmmoLand

    ... his expertise in firearms consulting with the Army on development, as well as, heading the training ranges at Fort Benning. General Manager of U.S. Optics, Jason Kyle talks about a specific factor that went in to deciding to select Mr. Gilliland as ...

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  17. 1 ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | The Coastal Courier

    ... and cultures," Williams said. Gilpin enlisted in the Army in 1986 and attended One Station Unit Training at Fort Benning. Since then, he served as an infantryman in every leadership position from team leader to command sergeant major. His duty ...

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  18. Military Matters: WHINSEC turning 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | WTVM

    FORT BENNING, GA A Fort Benning establishment with a long name is celebrating a birthday this week. It's the Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation.

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  19. Reason for repetition comes together in field training exerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | The Bayonet

    Amidst training in the pine woods on Fort Benning, something occurred to Spc. Stephen Calderone, a basic combat trainee from Cleveland, Ohio - all of the physical training and the repetitious drills he and his peers have been doing tie into what they do on the battlefield.

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  20. Maneuver Center looks to improve welfare of DA civiliansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | The Bayonet

    In an effort to improve the welfare of the civilian population at Fort Benning, the 3rd Battalion, 81st Armor Regiment and the Civilian Health Promotion Council Office are joining forces to sponsor a Civilian Health and Wellness Pilot Program beginning later this month. "In the Army, a lot of focus is placed on readiness for our Soldiers - and our civilian workforce should be no different," said Capt.

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