Fort Benning Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Senior civilian leaders launch employee engagement effortRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The Bayonet

    ... in better programmatic results, less sick leave usage and fewer EEO complaints. Senior civilian leaders at Fort Benning will work together to discuss employee engagement and make specific recommendations to improve the conditions for enhanced work ...

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  2. Doctrine comes to life at Maneuver Center of ExcellenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The Bayonet

    ... Army Techniques Publication 3-21.8, Infantry Platoon and Squad, is now a living doctrine available on the Fort Benning website. "They can pull it wherever they are because we're a paperless Army. The whole intent is to get rid of carrying around the ...

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  3. Fort Benning hearing program captures ears of communityRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The Bayonet

    Fort Benning is known as the Army's Maneuver Center of Excellence and the Home of the Infantry and Armor schools. Being such, it provides a greater risk for its Soldiers to suffer hearing impairments.

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  4. 316th Cavalry Brigade praised during unit change of command ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The Bayonet

    ... to continue that positive momentum," said Kolasheski. "It has truly been a pleasure and an honor serving at Fort Benning and the greater city of Columbus," said Thigpen. "It's because of the senior leaders here, at Fort Benning, that my experience ...

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  5. Mentorship program provides support for new motorcycle ridersRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The Bayonet

    ... on motorcycle handling and management," said Jill Carlson, Maneuver Center of Excellence safety director. The Fort Benning Motorcycle Mentorship Program features a yearlong curriculum that educates and mentors Soldiers about motorcycle safety, ...

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  6. LOHS grad shines at West Point - Tuesday, 12 July 2016 19:55Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Beaverton Valley Times

    ... attend the Infantry Basic Officer Leaders Course and undergo Army Ranger School and Airborne School training at Fort Benning in Georgia. He's tentatively slotted to join the Sky Soldiers in the 173rd Airborne Division in Vicenza, Italy, pending ...

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  7. Looking BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Federal juries have convicted two Ku Klux Klansmen and acquitted four others on charges they joined in "a partnership in crime" to deny Negroes their civil rights. The government had charged all six defendants with forming "a broad conspiracy" to "injure, oppress, threaten and intimidate" Negroes, including Washington educator Lemuel A. Penn, who was killed by a shotgun blast in 1964 on his way home from Army Reserve training at Fort Benning.

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  8. Navy Federal Credit Union plans grand opening Thursday inside new Wal-Mart on Victory DriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Columbus is a U.S. Army community, naturally, with Fort Benning and its soldiers and civilian employees having served the nation here since 1918. But Navy Federal Credit Union, which entered the market at Columbus Park Crossing in 2008, is now opening a second location on turf a short distance from the Army's Infantry and Armor training installation.

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  9. Georgia Power Lights Up Two U.S. Army BasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Construction Equipment Guide

    ... by 2025. "The Fort Gordon project is well on its way to completion, and by this fall, we expect it to join the Fort Benning project, which was completed at the end of 2015," said Kraft. "It's very rewarding to see all of the hard work put into these ...

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  10. Man pleads guilty in scheme to send guns to IndonesiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | UnionLeader.com

    ... he was on active duty with the U.S. Army and all four individuals were stationed together during training at Fort Benning in Georgia. Sumilat admitted in court that in September and October of 2015, he purchased guns in Texas for members of the ...

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  11. Army surgeon general visits Fort Benning communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | The Bayonet

    The 44th Army Surgeon General and commanding general of the U.S. Army Medical Command spent a day with Fort Benning's leadership team, the command, staff and Soldiers at Martin Army Community Hospital June 28. Lt. Gen. Nadja West, along with MEDCOM sergeant major Command Sgt.

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  12. July 5, 2016 Sustainment Integration: The foundation of expeditionary readinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | The United States Army

    ... mission. Inactivation support. During the inactivation of the 3rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 3rd ID, at Fort Benning, Georgia, the 3rd ID SB recognized the need to maintain equipment transfer and divestiture velocity. To assist with this mission, ...

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  13. New Bethesda Academy president talks leadership modelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 3 | SavannahNow

    ... Hughes graduated from West Point, then was an Army infantry officer from 1977 to 1999, becoming familiar with Fort Benning, Fort Stewart and Hunter Army Airfield. He earned a master's degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a ...

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  14. Sunday Interview with Colin Boley: a Therea s nothing an American...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... served 15 combat deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan with the 75th Ranger Regiment and is currently assigned to Fort Benning. Recently, Ledger-Enquirer reporter Chuck Williams and photographer Mike Haskey sat down with Boley to talk about service, ...

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  15. A soldiera s soldier, recently gone but never forgottenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... stars. One of the many key assignments he held was Commanding General and Commandant of The Infantry School at Fort Benning. I'd never heard of the man when I arrived at the 4th Infantry Division's base camp at Dragon Mountain, near Pleiku, South ...

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  16. July 1, 2016 Revised campaign plan, strategy for Maneuver Center of ExcellenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | The United States Army

    The Maneuver Center of Excellence Commanding General Maj. Gen. Eric Wesley, presented the way forward for MCoE and Fort Benning through 2022 with a campaign plan that included a revised mission statement, a vision statement for 2022 and four lines of efforts for achieving the goals of the plan.

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  17. National mission board extends third SPM callRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

    ... earlier this year, Waynick served in the U.S. Army - most recently (since 2014) as the garrison chaplain at its Fort Benning base. Before that assignment, he served for two years as the Pentagon chaplain at the Pentagon, in Arlington, Va. He also ...

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  18. Looking BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Medicare went into effect today, and 43 patients at The Medical Center in Columbus were among the first persons in the nation to take advantage of the federal government's health insurance program. A $3.7 million Department of the Army loan to two Columbus contracting firms to begin expansion of Fort Benning's Officer Candidate School was announced today.

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  19. Col. David Fivecoat relinquishes command of Airborne and Ranger Training BrigadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Col. David G. Fivecoat, the outgoing Commander of the Airborne and Ranger Training Brigade, talks to former Airborne and Ranger Training Brigade Command Sgt. Maj. Curtis Arnold, after the change of command ceremony at Fort Benning, Georgia, June 30, 2016.

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  20. Legacy of freedom shapes America's independenceRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 29 | The Bayonet

    ... Let their legacy inspire us to be the best we can in our service to the Nation. Finally, the accomplishments of Fort Benning, as well as those of the Army, are made possible by our team of Soldiers, Civilians and Families. Therefore, I urge you all ...

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