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  1. Georgia Power Georgia Power dedicates new 30-MW solar facility at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2016 | Electric Energy Online

    Leaders from Georgia Power and the U.S. Army joined elected officials, community leaders and other dignitaries at Fort Stewart near Hinesville, Ga. to dedicate a new 30 megawatt on-base solar facility.

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  2. 'What if she'd died in my arms?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... Radiological, Nuclear, Explosives Command. He ran to his car, calling 911 on the way. Holbrook Pond at his Fort Stewart base in Georgia isn't big; he thinks it took him about two minutes before he headed into the water. Currie dropped his phone and ...

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  3. Army, Georgia Power build 250-acre solar energy farm on Fort StewartRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | SavannahNow

    The U.S. Army and Georgia Power Co. have installed a 250-acre solar energy farm on Fort Stewart. 2 comments

  4. 250 acres of solar panels added to Ft. Stewart's infrastructureRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... post has a new source of power as well. Commanders called it a huge step to add 250 acres of solar panels to Fort Stewart's infrastructure. The solar array will generate a large portion of the installation's needs. "This array will provide ...

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  5. Georgia Power dedicates new 30-MW solar facility at Fort StewartRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 | PR Newswire

    The 30 MW alternating current, or 42 MW direct current, solar generation facility is the fourth completed by Georgia Power in collaboration with the military, joining similar on-base solar facilities recently unveiled with the U.S. Army at Forts Benning and Gordon, as well as the Department of the Navy at Naval Submarine Base Georgia Power is currently developing more than 150 MW of solar generation to serve the state's electric customers through five large-scale projects with the U.S. Army and DON. Construction of the fifth project at Marine Corps Logistics Base Leaders from Georgia Power and the U.S. Army joined elected officials, community leaders and other dignitaries at Fort Stewart near Hinesville, Ga.

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  6. Savannah/Hilton Head airport, Chamber, iHeart Media help military members make it home for holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | SavannahNow

    ... are Staff Sgt. Melissa Fischl, Kaneohe, Hawaii; Pvt. 1st Class Micah Curtis and Staff Sgt. Ray Johnstone of Fort Stewart; and Pvt. 1st Class Sergio Medina and Sgt. Shane Richter of Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort. Johnstone, a staff sergeant in ...

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  7. Acing the Course: Local students dominate Savannah Bridge RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2016 | SavannahNow

    ... Morning News) Terry Cox, a military veteran who now works as a personal trainer at Hunter Army Airfield and Fort Stewart, stretches before running the Savannah Bridge Run Saturday morning with one of his clients, Dion Williams. (Josh ...

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  8. Isakson, Perdue, Carter Applaud Army Announcement for Fort StewartRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | The Common Ills

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, November 30, 2016 Contact: Isakson Press Office, 202-224-7777 Perdue Press Office, 202-224-3521 Carter Press Office, 202-834-0386 Senator Johnny Isakson is the chair of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee and his office issued the following Wednesday:

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  9. Army to convert IBCT to ABCT on StewartRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | The Coastal Courier

    ... Carter (R-Ga.) "applauded the decision" by the Army. "The addition of another Armor Brigade Combat Team to Fort Stewart's 3rd Infantry Division continues to highlight Georgia's role in our nation's ability to project power and provide security ...

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  10. VIDEO: Second Civil War-era ordnance found, blown up in SavannahRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | SavannahNow

    ... crew on this site. (Josh Galemore/Savannah Morning News) Construction workers watch as EOD Technicians from Fort Stewart clear the area where they detonated a cannonball behind the Charles Morris Center on Wednesday morning. (Josh Galemore/Savannah ...

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  11. Army to transition Fort Stewart infantry brigade to heavy armorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    The Army will transition one of its light infantry brigades into a heavy armored brigade in the summer as it looks to bolster its ability to respond to potential military threats posed by other nations, the service announced Wednesday. The 3rd Infantry Division's 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, based at Fort Stewart in Georgia, will begin exchanging its light infantry equipment in mid-2017 for tanks, infantry fighting vehicles with upgraded armor and self-propelled howitzer cannons, according to an Army statement.

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  12. Fort Stewart's Spartan Brigade to become Army's newest armored brigadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | SavannahNow

    ... - but as an infantry brigade rather than armored one. None of the 2nd Brigade's units will be moved from Fort Stewart, and there will be "just a slight reduction" in its 4,200-soldier force as it changes to armored vehicles, Ellis said. The brigade ...

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  13. Army announces conversion of Fort Stewart-based Infantry Brigade November 30, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | The United States Army

    The Department of the Army announced today that the 2nd Brigade Combat Team of the 3rd Infantry Division, stationed at Fort Stewart, Georgia, will convert from an Infantry Brigade Combat Team to an Armored Brigade Combat Team . Conversion of the 4,200 Soldier IBCT to an ABCT, equipped with Abrams tanks and Bradley fighting vehicles, better postures the Army to execute contingency plans in response to future potential adversaries.

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  14. Second Civil War-era ordnance found, blown up in SavannahRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | SavannahNow

    ... a cannonball-shaped black powder landmine or a mortar round, was blown up about 9 a.m. by EOD soldiers from Fort Stewart near the Charles H. Morris Center off of East Broad Street. The first device, which was found over the weekend, was detonated ...

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  15. Unexploded Civil War Cannonball Found In Georgia, Bomb Squad SummonedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | Jalopnik

    ... Bomb Squad immediately secured the area. With the help of an Army explosives demolition team from nearby Fort Stewart, the two confirmed that the object was indeed a real cannonball and not a car race . At about 5:30 p.m. after appropriate safety ...

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  16. All clear given after controlled explosion conducted in downtown SavannahRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2016 | WTVM

    Savannah-Chatham Metro Police Department's Bomb Squad with Fort Stewart's Army EOD will conduct a controlled explosion Wednesday morning of a Civil War-era cannonball found at an excavation site near Broughton and Barr streets. The explosion will take place at approximately 9 a.m. on Wednesday.

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  17. Nonprofit asks for help with 3rd ID BallRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2016 | The Coastal Courier

    ... division of the United States military forces. Maj. Gen. James Rainey, commanding general of 3rd ID and Fort Stewart, reached out to the Society for assistance and the members closed ranks to support this endeavor. The society is trying to make the ...

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  18. Turkey egg hunt for kids on StewartRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2016 | The Coastal Courier

    ... will follow the ceremony on a first-come basis. The Trees for Troops distribution to soldiers and families on Fort Stewart will be at 1 p.m. Dec. 3. Trees are given on a first-come basis at Newman Fitness Center, while supplies last. The Christmas ...

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  19. U.S. Army's 3rd Infantry Division celebrates 99 yearsRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2016 | SavannahNow

    U.S. Army soldiers participating in Twilight Tattoo on Tuesday night at Fort Stewart's Cottrell Field wear uniforms from each era of the 3rd Infantry Division's history. The ceremony, is part of the annual Marne Week, a celebration of the 3rd ID's history.

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  20. City to host Thanksgiving serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | The Coastal Courier

    ... and Thanksgiving" will join city, county and state officials with the church community, representatives from Fort Stewart and Hunter Army Airfield and the community in what McClure called "a wonderful tradition," and "a service that celebrates ...

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