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  1. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin pictured enjoying eclipseRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    PICTURED: Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and wife enjoying eclipse during $26,000 day trip to Fort Knox using taxpayer funded jet after claiming he wasn't interested celestial event because he's a New Yorker Now a photo has emerged showing him and Linton donning eclipse glasses and smiling as they gazed upon the celestial wonder A photo has emerged showing Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin watching, and enjoying, the solar eclipse during his August trip to Fort Knox, despite him saying he wasn't interested. When Mnuchin was asked about the once-in-a-lifetime celestial spectacle, he said: 'People in Kentucky took this stuff very seriously.

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  2. Keeping the Nazi GoldRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Slate Magazine

    ... of tunnel deep below ground had been bricked off and studded with a not-so-subtle steel vault door fit to guard Fort Knox. The soldiers didn't have the lock's combination, but a shaped explosive charge did the trick. Inside they did find gold-tons ...

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  3. Add your commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... High School. It is also one of the most successful. The school's JROTC group was the focus of an inspection from Fort Knox on April 12, one conducted every three years, and scored 99 out of 100. It was the highest score for a high school in Kentucky ...

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  4. Delaney: It's bound to happen againRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 22 | Kenosha News

    ... discredit, I've even told some in the past. In 1974, on our way to my brother's graduation from Army boot camp at Fort Knox, we drove through a small Kentucky town as the people were out with rebel flags flying and placards calling for segregation ...

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  5. Army Reserve, National Guard partner for disaster trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 19 | Turret

    U.S. Army Reserve Maj. Gen. Ray Royalty, commanding general of 84th Training Command out of Fort Knox and Air Force Gen.

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  6. Iconic Knox schools keep leaning forward as they celebrate pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 19 | Turret

    Roughly 1,500 children of Fort Knox families attend one of the four schools that are collectively known as Fort Knox Community Schools. Photo courtesy of Fort Knox Cultural Resources Office \ A library group participating in a summer school program at Crittenberger School June 19, 1953, highlights racial integration at Fort Knox before the rest of Kentucky enacted it.

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  7. NCO Academy commandants converge on Fort Knox for training conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 19 | Turret

    ... are into introducing all that change," Sellers said. Sellers said the decision was made to host the conference at Fort Knox to promote the idea of the One Army School System. The location of Knox, coupled with the hub of Reserve leader training at ...

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  8. The monument is designed to match the one in Bourg, France, where the U.S. Tank School was located.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    He was pivotal to United States military history during World War I and helped establish the U.S. Tank Corps. Now, the area chapter of the U.S. Army Brotherhood of Tankers wants to create a monument in honor of General George S. Patton, Jr. and those who served as part of the U.S. Tank Corps during World War I. The monument has already been granted permission to be built at the Memorial Park located next to the General George Patton Museum of Leadership at Fort Knox, which once served as the home for the country's tanks.

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  9. Plans move along towards General Patton Monument at Fort KnoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    He was pivotal to United States military history during World War I and helped establish the U.S. Tank Corps. Now, the area chapter of the U.S. Army Brotherhood of Tankers wants to create a monument in honor of General George S. Patton, Jr. and those who served as part of the US Tank Corps during World War I. The monument has already been granted permission to be built at the Memorial Park located next to the General George Patton Museum of Leadership at Fort Knox, which once served as the home for the country's tanks.

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  10. Jobs opportunities in, around Fort Knox AreaRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 12 | Turret

    The Army Community Service Employment Readiness Program provides employment information and other supportive services primarily to Family members who are relocating as a result of a military or civilian sponsor's permanent change of station. Other categories of personnel who are eligible for services are nontransitioning military personnel, retirees and their spouses.

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  11. U.S. Army Recruiting and Retention College signs education partnership agreement with 9 institutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 12 | Turret

    USAREC \ U.S. Army Recruiting Command staff from the Recruiting and Retention College and representatives from Liberty University, Sullivan University, University of Louisville, Southern New Hampshire University, Columbia Southern University, Western Kentucky University, University of the Cumberlands, Central Texas College and Elizabethtown Community Technical College pose for a photo outside of the RRC after participating in the Continuing Education Degree Program signing ceremony at Fort Knox, Kentucky, April 5. The U.S. Army Recruiting and Retention College at Fort Knox hosted a Continuing Education Degree Program signing ceremony April 5. The commandant of RRC, Col.

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  12. Engineers prepare for Phase 2 of Wilson Road constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 12 | Turret

    The Gold Standard \ Officials from Directorate of Public Works at Fort Knox say repairs on Wilson Road are set to begin around April 23 and should conclude about three months later. Earlier this week, officials said Phase 2 of a multiphase construction project, which began in mid-November 2017, is set to start April 23, weather permitting.

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  13. Army secretary visits Fort Knox for first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 12 | Turret

    In his first visit to Fort Knox since becoming Secretary of the Army in November, Dr. Mark Esper met with senior post leaders Thursday night and on Friday participated in physical training with 19th Engineer Battalion Soldiers, visited with leaders at U.S. Army Human Resources Command, had a working lunch with Army spouses, and then met with leaders at U.S. Army Cadet Command and U.S. Army Reserve Aviation Command. Secretary of the Army Mark Esper tours U.S. Army Reserve Aviation Command's helicopter hangar shortly before departing Fort Knox Friday.

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  14. Ambassadors promote Army ReserveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 12 | The Coastal Courier

    Army Reserve ambassadors, including Hinesville's Luis Carreras observe training during a meeting at Fort Knox last month. WASHINGTON, D.C. More than 65 Army Reserve ambassadors, including Luis Carreras of Hinesville, met last month at Fort Knox, Kentucky, to focus efforts on how they may continue to promote awareness of the Reserve.

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  15. Fort Knox Exchange offers free exclusive military brat patch April 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 5 | Turret

    Military brats are serving too - and now they can put their fearless spirit on full display with a free patch from the Fort Knox Exchange and Vanguard. The first-ever military brat patch is part of the Army & Air Force Exchange Service's celebration of Month of the Military Child.

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  16. Even one drink can be too manyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 5 | Turret

    During Alcohol Awareness Month this April, the Fort Knox Army Substance Abuse Program encourages you to educate yourself and your loved ones about the dangers of drinking too much. Alcohol is a depressant and if you're asking yourself if you have a problem, you probably do.

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  17. Fort Knox helps victims of sexual assault healRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 5 | Turret

    Fort Knox Visual Information Services \ The commanding general and G3 sergeant major of U.S. Army Human Resources Command, Maj. Gen. Jason Evans and Sgt.

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  18. Knox celebrates legacy of female Soldiers during Women's History Month observanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 5 | Turret

    ... from Brig. Gen. Kevin Vereen, the U.S. Army Recruiting Command deputy commanding general of operations at the Fort Knox Women's History Observance March 29. This was the opening line delivered by Brig. Gen. Kevin Vereen, U.S. Army Recruiting Command ...

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  19. Ireland Army Health Clinic earns Army Safety and Occupational Health Star of ExcellenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 5 | Turret

    Ireland Army Health Clinic \ The Fort Knox MEDDAC unit flag will soon be accompanied by the safety streamer the unit recently earned by successfully completing a 3-year progressive assessment of its safety and health system. The unit managed to accomplish this while going through descoping/transition, maintaining its regular work load and working the medical side of the house for Fort Knox's many extensive training missions.

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  20. Medical Recruiting Brigade receives new senior advisorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 5 | Turret

    U.S. Army \ Colonel Heather Kness, commander, Medical Recruiting Brigade, passes the colors to Command Sgt. Maj. Jesse Castellano Jr. during a March 16 change of responsibility ceremony in Waybur Theater at Fort Knox.

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