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  1. Wounded Warriors ride from Fort Knox to Fort CampbellWounded Warriors ...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Leaf-Chronicle

    Wounded Warriors ride from Fort Knox to Fort Campbell Wounded, ill and injured soldiers ride 164 miles from Fort Knox to Fort Campbell this week Check out this story on theleafchronicle.com: http://leafne.ws/1u7Ze0Y Police escort cyclists down Indiana Avenue at Fort Campbell, Ky. Sept.

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  2. Community invited to support wounded, injured and ill Soldiers Bike...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Clarksville Online

    ... Campbell group will consist of WTB Soldiers, cadre and staff and their support team. They will meet a group of Fort Knox Soldiers and their support staff at Fort Knox September 18th and ride the first 97 miles to Bowling Green, KY. After an ...

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  3. Effort aims to help soldiers land civilian jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WHAS11

    Soldiers being discharged from the military - particularly Fort Knox in central Kentucky - will get a sales pitch on the jobs available and benefits of staying in the area from a program started up Tuesday by business groups in Kentucky and southern Indiana. The three chambers of commerce founded the "Where Opportunity Knox" initiative aimed at creating a pipeline for veterans who are looking for a post-military place to live and work.

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  4. Can Greater Louisville attract the Army's exiting talent?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Business Journal

    ... of leaders from Kentucky and Indiana focused on regionalism. The group seeks to leverage assets at the Fort Knox Army post, which is 35 miles south of Louisville on Dixie Highway. KIX and its managing partners, Greater Louisville Inc., One Southern ...

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  5. Where Opportunity Knox Initiative Launches to Hire VeteransRead the original story

    Tuesday | Business Wire

    Greater Louisville leaders announced the launch of Where Opportunity Knox today, an initiative that will connect 10,000 transitioning veterans and military spouses to jobs and to the region over the next three years. "It's not only the smart thing to do for our company, it's the right thing to do for those who have done so much for our nation" In addition to the 6,000 to 8,000 jobs available in the Greater Louisville Region, the region's proximity to Fort Knox makes it uniquely suited to become a veteran talent magnet.

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  6. How do Americans feel about U.S. involvement in foreign crises?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | CBS News

    Soldiers from the U.S. Army's 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, salute during the playing of the Star Spangled Banner during a homecoming ceremony at Fort Knox on February 27, 2014 in Fort Knox, Kentucky. As U.S. leaders prepare for a new round of expanded military involvement in the Middle East , Americans are feeling more reluctant than ever to play a central role in international affairs, according to survey of U.S. attitudes on foreign policy released Sunday by the Chicago Council.

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  7. Community steps up for wounded warrior's weddingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Stars and Stripes

    ... it so, officially, it was like it never happened. It was a few years later, while in for a medical exam at Fort Knox, that he discovered he had a fracture of the lower back and severe compartment syndrome in his legs, all from that fall. "A hundred ...

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  8. Around KnoxRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 | Turret

    Fort Knox will pay tribute to the first responders, service members and civilians who lost their lives in terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001 during a Patriot Day Ceremony at 8:15 a.m. today at Fort Knox's Fire Station No.

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  9. 3-1 Soldiers mentor, share Army stories with JROTC cadetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Turret

    ... member team must successfully cross the 7-foot tall bridge without touching the ground. JROTC STUDENTS FROM THE FORT KNOX HIGH SCHOOL TEAM TACKLE the tire flip and roll at the Raider Cup Challenge in Elizabethtown Sept. 4. Each of the five events ...

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  10. Wearing earbuds, headphones prohibited when walking, jogging on Fort KnoxRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 | Turret

    Running and walking are beneficial to one's health. But, running or walking with earbuds can be dangerous and is against Army Regulation and Fort Knox policy.

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  11. 19th Engineer Battalion changes leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Turret

    ... his Soldiers and the crowd for the last time he began by welcoming Handura and his wife Julie to the battalion and Fort Knox community. He pointed out that the Army made the right choice in selecting Handura as the commander of the 19th Engineer ...

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  12. Suicide Prevention Month kicks offRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Turret

    Members of the Fort Knox community gathered Aug. 28 at the Saber & Quill for the Fort Knox Army Substance Abuse Program's fourth annual Suicide Prevention Month kick-off breakfast. "We know we have suicide issues in our United States Army," said Col.

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  13. Soldier teaches leadership skills during trip to AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Turret

    ... Proficiency mission. CULP offers ROTC cadets the chance to travel during the Cadet Summer Training phase at Fort Knox to locations all over the world to work with military personnel and civilians. One of the central foundations of the U.S. Army is ...

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  14. Apaches bid farewell to Fort KnoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Turret

    THE APACHE HELICOPTERS FLIES LOW and slow over Fort Knox's Brooks Field Aug. 25 in its final flight before reassignment. THE FINAL FLIGHT OF THE TWO APACHE HELICOPTERS ASSIGNED to Fort Knox's 11th Aviation Command-the parent unit to the 8-229th-began with liftoff from Godman Army Airfield as receiving clearance from the control tower which displays the command's unit crest.

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  15. Knox offices win excellence awardsRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 4 | Turret

    Two divisions of the Fort Knox Staff Judge Advocate's office - the claims division and the legal assistance division - recently received top honors. "This is a worldwide competition among Army Office of the Staff Judge Advocate claims division offices, and the purpose of the award is to determine the best of the best claims offices," said Dan Molnar, a claims attorney on Fort Knox.

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  16. Lots of gold at Fort Knox but not much energy savingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Washington Examiner

    Army officials at Fort Knox, Ky., improperly awarded 108 green energy jobs valued at more than $270 million and are unable to document claimed savings for the projects. That happened, according to the Department of Defense inspector general, because Fort Knox administrators failed to "establish adequate internal controls over the award and administration" of the work and failed to "determine whether the government received fair and reasonable prices."

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  17. Fort Jackson means millions for local businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | Stars and Stripes

    ... Jackson. The Army's Recruiting and Retention School and its 92 employees will move in October from Fort Jackson to Fort Knox , Ky. When the Army moved its armor school, which works with tanks, from Fort Knox to Fort Benning as a result of the 2005 ...

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  18. Hospital staff, fire department flex emergency musclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Turret

    SCOTT GOSS, A DRIVER, AND KEITH COLLINS, A FIREFIGHTER, CARRY A FAN into the facility as Josh Gitchel, an engine driver, brings in the outriggers on the engine. Ireland Army Community Hospital staff and the Fort Knox Fire Department conducted a fire response exercise Aug. 21 at the hospital.

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  19. Around KnoxRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | Turret

    Country music stars Darius Rucker and Jennifer Nettles will headline the 2014 Fort Knox Summer Concert at Fort Knox's Godman Army Airfield Saturday beginning at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are available through Ticketmaster at www.ticketmaster.com , the Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation website at www.knoxmwr.com and the Fort Knox ITR Office by calling 624-5030. Patrons will be able to park at the venue beginning at 4 p.m. and gates to the concert area open at 5:30 p.m. Parking will be free.

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  20. Fort Polk faces competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | The Town Talk

    ... of processing the comments," AEC spokeswoman Cathy Kropp told "Defense Communities 360." In addition to Fort Polk, Fort Knox in Kentucky and Fort Jackson in South Carolina have also received more than 10,000 comments. During a similar force ...

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