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  1. Col. Higdon retires from ArmyRead the original story

    Yesterday | Dalton Daily Citizen

    ... Army on June 12 after a 25-year career. He was the outgoing commander of Moncrief Army Community Hospital at Fort Jackson, S.C. Higdon, a 1985 graduate of Southeast Whitfield High School, began his military career following graduation from Berry ...

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  2. Rock Hill native ends Jeopardy! winning streak ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | The State

    ... into the United States Army, where he’s now a captain and JAG officer. He and his wife just transferred to Fort Jackson in Columbia. The State is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about ...

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  3. Rock Hill native looks to continue Jeopardy! winning streak tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Rock Hill Herald

    ... went into the United States Army, where he's now a captain and JAG officer. He and his wife just transferred to Fort Jackson in Columbia.

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  4. SC business notebook, July 9Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | The State

    ... Health Richland; Moir Donelson, president of Devro Inc.; J.C. Glick, director of Victory College, U.S. Army, Fort Jackson; Iris Griffin, director of Audit Services at SCANA Corp. ; Nikki Hall, commissioner and chairwoman of the S.C. Public Service ...

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  5. Fort Jackson commander doubts cuts will be as deep as Army warnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Stars and Stripes

    ... base likely will be less than the 3,100 workers the U.S. Department of Defense warned of earlier this year. Fort Jackson's commander, Maj. Gen. Bradley Becker, said Tuesday that any future cuts at the nation's largest training base likely will be ...

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  6. 14 Things to Do This Fourth of July WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Free Times

    ... some reliably crowd-pleasing displays: There's the Torchlight Tattoo celebration out on the Hilton Field at Fort Jackson, where the fiery finale comes complete with a performance by the 282nd Army Victory Band and grandstand bleachers to grab that ...

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  7. Rock Hill WWII veteran Roseborough - lived life as an example to all'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | Rock Hill Herald

    ... lapels. Flags on cars. The family was presented the American flag that was on the casket by an honor guard from Fort Jackson. Musician Bobby Plair, a World War II veteran, Post 3746 member and Roseborough's friend since they were in first grade, ...

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  8. SC Guard unit turns wrenches with Colombian armyRead the original story

    Monday Jul 7 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... t repaired. The soldiers are from the 742nd Support Maintenance Company based at the McCrady Training Center at Fort Jackson in Columbia.

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  9. Veterans committee flag raised in honor of Vietnam War vetRead the original story

    Monday Jul 7 | The News Item

    ... and was honorably discharged as a specialist 4 May 17, 1966, at Fort Dix, N.J. He received training at Fort Jackson, S.C., and Fort Benjamin Harrison, Indiana. Polites received the following medals: Vietnam Service Medal and the Good Conduct Medal. ...

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  10. S.C. Guard unit turns wrenches with Colombian armyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | Army Times

    ... from the Guard's 742nd Support Maintenance Company, which is based out of the McCrady Training Center at Fort Jackson in Columbia. 'Our guys got down there and were just turning wrenches with the Colombians,' said King, 54. 'We weren't trying to ...

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  11. Fireworks displays in the MidlandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | The State

    ... Sponsored by the Columbia Parks and Recreation Department. (803) 545-3100 8 p.m. Friday at Hilton Field, Fort Jackson. Formal ceremony features a cannon salute to each state and territory in the United States, music by the 282nd Army Band and a ...

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  12. Fort Jackson marks July 4th with cannon, fireworksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 4 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Fort Jackson is celebrating the Fourth of July with a patriotic mix of music, fireworks, cannon fire and a historic military torchlight procession.

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  13. Learn about Macon’s history with Fort Hawkins Fourth of July CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | The Macon Telegraph

    ... will speak about the events of 200 years ago when the British burned Washington, D.C., and the Treaty of Fort Jackson ended the Creek Wars, along with his career as Indian agent, according to a news release. “What a good place to remember the ...

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  14. Weekly Top Ten: Celebrating July 4thRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Looking for ways to celebrate Independence Day? We've got you covered with this week's Top Ten Events in the Midlands! Don't miss this Fort Jackson tradition featuring a cannon salute to each state and territory, music by the 282nd Army "Victory" Band, and fireworks.

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  15. 14 Things to Do This Fourth of July WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Free Times

    ... some reliably crowd-pleasing displays: There's the Torchlight Tattoo celebration out on the Hilton Field at Fort Jackson, where the fiery finale comes complete with a performance by the 282nd Army Victory Band and grandstand bleachers to grab that ...

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  16. Fort Jackson breaks ground on new orientation centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | SavannahNow

    Historical interpreters Dianna Jowers, left, and Ray Christie fire a 12 pound Howitzer at Fort Jackson on Thursday to break ground on the new orientation center at Georgia's oldest brick fort.

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  17. Rangers in all-black company remember Korean serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | The United States Army

    ... are the best. Try your best," Allen said. Jackson said he was in the first cycle of Soldiers to integrate at Fort Jackson, S.C. He recalled going into the Army on Oct. 4, 1950. "For me, I moved up kind of fast," he said. "I came out a staff sergeant ...

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  18. Templin, Herman ChristRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | The Lakeland Ledger

    ... in Lakeland he married Lenora Smith and was promptly drafted by the Army and served during the Korean War in Fort Jackson, South Carolina. After returning to Lakeland he worked with his two brothers, Howard and Walter at Templin's Inc. where he ...

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  19. Army invites public to comment on environmental impacts of possible force reductionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 27 | KSWO

    ... SPEA also analyzed potential reductions at Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD; Fort Belvoir, VA; Fort Huachuca, AZ; Fort Jackson, SC; Fort Leavenworth, KS; Fort Meade, MD; Fort Rucker, AL; Joint Base San Antonio - Fort Sam Houston, TX; and USAG Hawaii - ...

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  20. Army Seeks Public Input on Environmental Impacts of Possible Force ReductionsRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 26 | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    ... SPEA also analyzed potential reductions at Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD; Fort Belvoir, VA; Fort Huachuca, AZ; Fort Jackson, SC; Fort Leavenworth, KS; Fort Meade, MD; Fort Rucker, AL; Joint Base San Antonio - Fort Sam Houston, TX; and USAG Hawaii - ...

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