Fort Jackson Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Military SaluteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2016 | MDJonline.com

    ... dividual training in a career job specialty prior to being assigned to a permanent duty station. He reported to Fort Jackson, South Carolina for basic training on Sept. 20. He graduated in 2016 from Riverside Military Academy in Gainesville.

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  2. Fort Jackson soldier accused in multiple sex assaults indicted on new chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... of second-degree rape, a Harnett County sheriff's report said. Rodriguez was a staff sergeant stationed at Fort Jackson in Columbia when he was accused of forcibly entering the bedrooms of two Harnett County residents in 2013 and engaging in ...

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  3. FW Southwest senior working to be all he can beRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... and conditioning programs or seven-on-seven tournaments, the Raiders linebacker spent his summer in Fort Jackson, S.C., for 10 weeks of basic combat training. "I've always wanted to serve in the military, I just didn't know which branch or how I was ...

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  4. Classical Review: South Carolina PhilharmonicRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | Free Times

    ... and Symphony No. 5, Op. 100 by Sergey Prokofiev. The Shostakovich was complemented by additional members from Fort Jackson's own 282nd Army Band. The Tchaikovsky soloist was world-renown Sayaka Shoji. Morihiko Nakahara was the conductor. Apart from ...

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  5. 98th Training Division welcomes new commanderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | The Bayonet

    ... Moldovan, won the coveted title of 2016 Army Reserve Drill Sergeant of the Year Sept. 9 at a competition in Fort Jackson. Davis, whose previous position was chief of staff with the 412th Engineer Command, said he expects this level of success from ...

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  6. Donegan, JamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | The Marion Star

    ... Donegan served with distinction in various locations including Europe; Korea; France; Vietnam; Fort Knox, KY; Fort Jackson, SC; and Fort Campbell, KY. In each of his assignments, his expertise and intense professionalism earned him the respect and ...

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  7. After Fort Jackson training, America's newest soldiers focus on Army careersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    For Xavier Ruffin, the seminal moment of his 10 weeks of U.S. Army basic training at Fort Jackson in Columbia came during a field training exercise Aug. 9. His squad of a dozen soldiers was moving to attack an enemy formation. Suddenly, firing broke out and the squad leader ordered his team to "shift fire right" rather than "shift fire left."

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  8. With more recruits new to guns, drill sergeants serve as mentorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2016 | NWAonline

    ... said Staff Sgt. Randy Fisher, one of about 600 drill sergeants working daily with recruits at South Carolina's Fort Jackson, the Army's largest basic combat training post. "We don't want the soldiers to get all freaked out." Amid deafening blasts of ...

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  9. Army rookies are learning to fire gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2016 | The Aiken Standard

    ... said Staff Sgt. Randy Fisher, one of about 600 drill sergeants working daily with recruits at South Carolina's Fort Jackson, the Army's largest basic combat training post. “We don't want the soldiers to get all freaked out.” Amid ...

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  10. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2016 | Lucianne.com

    ... the court of appeals for stopping this thinly veiled discrimination in its tracks," Chris Carson, president of FORT JACKSON, S.C.- As gun ownership drops among young Americans and the Army trains a generation more accustomed to blasting out emojis ...

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  11. Fewer orders, more coaching: Army rookies learn to fire gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2016 | O-R Online

    ... U.S. Army Private Austin Lewis fires his M-4 weapon while participating in live-fire marksmanship training at Fort Jackson, S.C., Aug. 17. In this Aug. 17 photo, U.S. Army drill sergeants stand over recruits during a live-fire marksmanship training ...

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  12. After Fort Jackson training, Americaa s newest soldiers focus on Army careersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2016 | Myrtle Beach Online

    For Xavier Ruffin of Bamberg, the seminal moment of his 10 weeks of U.S. Army basic training at Fort Jackson in Columbia came during a field training exercise Aug. 9. His squad of a dozen soldiers was moving to attack an enemy formation. Suddenly, firing broke out and the squad leader ordered his team to "shift fire right" rather than "shift fire left."

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  13. Army drill, platoon sergeants test physical, mentor skillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... es, even as they maintain poise and emotional focus while they teach more than 50 basic skills to new soldiers. Fort Jackson is the Army's largest training installation, putting more than 45,000 men and women through basic combat training each year.

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  14. a oeCompassionatea drill sergeants compete to be the bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | Post and Courier

    ... was the ultimate test against his peers. As winner of the active duty AIT platoon sergeant, he will move to Fort Jackson where he will provide input for training future soldiers. “Hopefully I'll get to give subject matter advice based on my ...

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  15. Together most their lives, twins chart their own pathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | The United States Army

    ... Army National Guard roughly a week apart as water treatment specialists. They attended basic combat training at Fort Jackson, South Carolina and arrived in Fort Lee to attend advanced individual training in August. Moises plans to attend community ...

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  16. Net GainRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2016 | U.S. Department of Defense

    Army Sgt. 1st Class Jason Scott completes the cargo net obstacle during the 2016 Drill Sergeant of the Year competition for the Army's Training and Doctrine Command at Fort Jackson in Columbia, S.C., Sept.

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  17. Army drill, Mental health summit & Fort Jackson: State news on Sept. 9Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | The Star

    ... even as they maintain poise and emotional focus while they teach more than 50 basic skills to new soldiers. Fort Jackson is the Army's largest training installation, putting more than 45,000 men and women through basic combat training each year. ...

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  18. Drill Sergeants compete at Ft. Jackson to be Army's bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | WIS-TV Columbia

    The testing was grueling as Fort Jackson drill sergeant Daniel Barsi squared off against fourteen other competitors in the army's "Drill Sergeants and Advanced Individual Training Platoon Sergeants of the Year" competition. "It's high stakes," said Barsi.

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  19. Mel Gibson returns with "Hacksaw Ridge"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | The Economist

    ... as a young scamp in the 1920s, gambolling around the scenic, sunlit home town in Virginia. Then we see him in Fort Jackson army training camp, where the recruits are all given handy nicknames by their wisecracking drill sergeant (Vince Vaughn): ...

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  20. 8 Days - Short Film Tour; Southern Exposure; Rosewood Art and Music FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | Free Times

    ... tonight features works by Shostakovich, Tchaikovsky and Prokofiev, and guest-stars violinist Sayaka Shoji and Fort Jackson's 282nd Army Band. Na zdorov'ye! Maestro Morihiko Nakahara puts baton to podium at 7:30 p.m.; tickets are $17 to $47. Visit ...

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