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  1. House in Belle Grove Historic DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | TrekEarth

    ... past and colorful history, Fort Smith underwent something of an economic boom during World War I when the Fort Chaffee Military Reservation was established on the east side of the city. It's now Arkansas's second largest city with about 84,000 ...

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  2. Texas man fought man and beast in Korean WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... Korea's advance into South Korea in 1951. "In basic, I took artillery and infantry training - 14 weeks of it at Fort Chaffee, Arkansas," he said recently in his Lubbock home. "First, we went to Japan, then across overnight on a cargo ship of some ...

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  3. Family questions circumstances related to Fort Chaffee Soldier's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... training and was transported to Mercy Hospital in Fort Smith where he died at 6:15 p.m. Temperatures in the Fort Chaffee-Fort Smith area reached the high eighties and low nineties this past week, with humidity levels in excess of 40 percent. Sgt. ...

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  4. The A-J Remembers: David King fought man and beast in Korean WarRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... Korea's advance into South Korea in 1951. "In basic, I took artillery and infantry training - 14 weeks of it at Fort Chaffee, Arkansas," he said recently in his Lubbock home. "First, we went to Japan, then across overnight on a cargo ship of some ...

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  5. Family of deceased soldier questions heat in training deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    The family of an Arkansas National Guard soldier who died while training at Fort Chaffee suggests that stifling heat in the area caused the soldier to fall ill. Sgt. Sylvester B. Cline of Pine Bluff died Tuesday night at a Fort Smith hospital.

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  6. PB guardsman, 32, collapses, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | NWAonline

    Arkansas Army National Guard officials were investigating Wednesday the death of a guardsman during annual training at the Fort Chaffee Joint Maneuver Training Center in western Arkansas. Sgt. Sylvester B. Cline, 32, of Pine Bluff died about 6:15 p.m. Tuesday at Mercy Hospital in Fort Smith, according to a news release from the state Guard headquarters.

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  7. 'Lead from front,' urges first Vietnamese-American U.S. generalRead the original story

    May 23, 2016 | The United States Army

    ... The first place the Luong family went to in the United States was the large refugee camp, established at Fort Chaffee, Arkansas, he said. It was here that his parents had to make an important decision, he said: Where would they live? Luong's dad had ...

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  8. First Schoolhouse IIRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | TrekEarth

    ... past and colorful history, Fort Smith underwent something of an economic boom during World War I when the Fort Chaffee Military Reservation was established on the east side of the city. It's now Arkansas's second largest city with about 84,000 ...

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  9. JMJ: Immaculate Conception ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | TrekEarth

    ... past and colorful history, Fort Smith underwent something of an economic boom during World War I when the Fort Chaffee Military Reservation was established on the east side of the city. It's now Arkansas's second largest city with about 84,000 ...

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  10. Snipers Compete In International Competition At Fort ChaffeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... day of the competition. Sgt. Ben Holley with the Arkansas National Guard did not have to travel far to get to Fort Chaffee, but some competitors are here from as far as Canada and Denmark. "The bullet flies the same way, but everyone has a different ...

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  11. Other daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | NWAonline

    ... residences that they are in violation of state gambling laws and subject to police raids on gambling equipment. FORT CHAFFEE -- Preliminary reports of a March 1 airplane crash that claimed the life of a Fort Smith businessman indicate the plane's ...

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  12. Darby Junior HighRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | TrekEarth

    ... past and colorful history, Fort Smith underwent something of an economic boom during World War I when the Fort Chaffee Military Reservation was established on the east side of the city. It's now Arkansas's second largest city with about 84,000 ...

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  13. A Sunny Day at Creekmore ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2016 | TrekEarth

    ... past and colorful history, Fort Smith underwent something of an economic boom during World War I when the Fort Chaffee Military Reservation was established on the east side of the city. It's now Arkansas's second largest city with about 84,000 ...

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  14. The Original NorthsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2016 | TrekEarth

    ... past and colorful history, Fort Smith underwent something of an economic boom during World War I when the Fort Chaffee Military Reservation was established on the east side of the city. It's now Arkansas's second largest city with about 84,000 ...

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  15. Coca Cola BuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2016 | TrekEarth

    ... past and colorful history, Fort Smith underwent something of an economic boom during World War I when the Fort Chaffee Military Reservation was established on the east side of the city. It's now Arkansas's second largest city with about 84,000 ...

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  16. Chaffee Crossing exec gives 3 years notice, hopes to wrap up projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2016 | NWAonline

    More than $1 billion in capital investments have occurred in the past 15 years at Chaffee Crossing, the 7,000 acres of mixed-use property inside the Fort Smith and Barling city limits. Not all of the development, but a significant portion, has occurred with Ivy Owen serving as executive director of the Fort Chaffee Redevelopment Authority.

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  17. Adelaide on GarrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2016 | TrekEarth

    ... past and colorful history, Fort Smith underwent something of an economic boom during World War I when the Fort Chaffee Military Reservation was established on the east side of the city. It's now Arkansas's second largest city with about 84,000 ...

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  18. Judge Parker and the Paddy WagonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | TrekEarth

    ... past and colorful history, Fort Smith underwent something of an economic boom during World War I when the Fort Chaffee Military Reservation was established on the east side of the city. It's now Arkansas's second largest city with about 84,000 ...

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  19. Exterior-Cathedral of the AssumptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | TrekEarth

    ... past and colorful history, Fort Smith underwent something of an economic boom during World War I when the Fort Chaffee Military Reservation was established on the east side of the city. It's now Arkansas's second largest city with about 84,000 ...

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  20. The Parlor: Clayton HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2016 | TrekEarth

    ... past and colorful history, Fort Smith underwent something of an economic boom during World War I when the Fort Chaffee Military Reservation was established on the east side of the city. It's now Arkansas's second largest city with about 84,000 ...

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