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  1. Coast Guard holds change of command ceremony in SavannahRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Calhoun Times

    The Savannah Morning News reports a change of command ceremony was held Friday at Hunter Army Airfield at which Capt.

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  2. Hunter Army Airfield teaches leadership, confidence at cadet summer camp programRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | Stars and Stripes

    More than 200 high school students from southeast Georgia are getting the chance to improve their leadership skills this week during Hunter Army Airfield's Junior Cadet Leadership Challenge Summer Camp. "The great working relationship that we have with Hunter Army Airfield allows us to put these kids in a variety of training environments that really does test their leadership skills," said Lt.

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  3. Savannah, Georgia seeks tank, helicopter for veterans parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    ... city staffers to develop the park, which he thought was especially appropriate due to the presence of Hunter Army Airfield nearby. The city doesn't have any type of memorial or park in the southside to celebrate the military, Thomas said. "It gave ...

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  4. Area high school students participate in Junior Cadet Leadership ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 7 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Many area high school students attend camps during the summer, but one group is working toward being better leaders for their community. Nearly 200 Army JROTC cadets from 16 different area high schools are spending their summer participating in the Junior Cadet Leadership Challenge at Hunter Army Airfield.

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  5. Savannah seeking military equipment for veterans parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | SavannahNow

    ... city staffers to develop the park, which he thought was especially appropriate due to the presence of Hunter Army Airfield nearby. The city doesn't have any type of memorial or park in the southside to celebrate the military, Thomas said. “It ...

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  6. Source: WTOCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 7 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    A deployment ceremony was held Friday at Hunter Army Airfield for two companies from the Georgia Army National Guard. In just two days, nearly 200 soldiers will be deployed to the Middle East.

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  7. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 31 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... program for those who qualify. The category 'served by another fire department' only applies to Hunter Army Airfield and the Air National Guard. In other words, no household or business can contract out with another fire department and avoid the ...

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  8. Former Drum commander dies in South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 30 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C., and the 1st Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment at Hunter Army Airfield, Ga. He was then assigned to the Republic of Korea with 1st Battalion (Mechanized), 5th Infantry. In 1993, Gen. Bannister ...

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  9. Don't forget! June 1 is the last day to apply for the fire fee discountRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 29 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... program for those who qualify. The category 'served by another fire department' only applies to Hunter Army Airfield and the Air National Guard. In other words, no household or business can contract out with another fire department and avoid the ...

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  10. A Road Trip to the Mighty Eighth MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2018 | Air & Space

    ... Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force honors the January 1942 standup of the storied unit at nearby Hunter Army Airfield. The Eighth wouldn't stay long - its headquarters would be relocated to England the following month to partner with England's ...

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  11. Fort Stewart a possible home for new Army tank brigadeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    ... the Mississippi River, Fort Stewart has large outdoor ranges for firing tanks and other heavy weapons. Hunter Army Airfield in nearby Savannah and the city's large seaport give Fort Stewart units and their heavy gear the ability to deploy rapidly by ...

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  12. Savannah Shriners donate 1,000 chicken dinners to Hunter Army Airfield soldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2018 | SavannahNow

    The Alee Temple Shriners of Savannah donated 1,000 boxed dinners to Hunter Army Airfield on Friday as a token of appreciation to the men and women who "risk everything for the community." “We love what the soldiers do for us,” said Billy Phillips, chairman of the “chicken dinner committee.” “This is just a small token to thank them.” This was the eighth year the Shriners have delivered the dinners to soldiers at Hunter, according to spokesman Steve Hart.

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  13. Contracts For May 2, 2018Read the original story

    May 2, 2018 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... to provide dining facility attendant services for the Logistics Readiness Center at Fort Stewart and Hunter Army Airfield, Georgia. Bids were solicited via the Internet with 10 received. Work locations and funding will be determined with each order, ...

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  14. School Board President Candidate: Betty MorganRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2018 | Connect Savannah

    ... Department of Defense program that immerses Chatham County fifth graders in a week of STEM education at Hunter Army Airfield. In fact, she's just as "at home" in a military setting as in a classroom setting, having retired about eight years ago from ...

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  15. Remaining 3rd ID soldiers back homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | The Coastal Courier

    ... to Fort Stewart, today, after a nine month deployment to Bagram, Afghanistan. The soldiers flew into Hunter Army Airfield and were greeted by the Task Force Marne command team, as they disembarked the aircraft. A security detail escorted busses ...

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  16. Military housing communities earn SatisFacts award for resident satisfactionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | The Coastal Courier

    ... duplex and single-family homes to active-duty military families stationed at Fort Stewart and Hunter Army Airfield, as well as military retirees, Department of Defense employees and the general public. To learn more about Fort Stewart Family Homes, ...

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  17. Army Ranger awarded Silver Star for actions in deadly, 'terrifyingly chaotic' fight in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    ... the Army Rangers as a young man, with 1st Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment stationed at Savannah's Hunter Army Airfield. He aimed to join their ranks one day. "The community is very involved with the military and with the Ranger battalion there," ...

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  18. 3rd ID soldiers return home after 9-month deployment to AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2018 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Around 100 soldiers made up of both 3rd Infantry Division Headquarters and the Georgia National Guard 48th Infantry Brigade Combat Team returned home Thursday morning after a nine-month deployment to Afghanistan. The soldiers first arrived at Hunter Army Airfield, and then made their way down to Fort Stewart where a welcome ceremony was held.

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  19. Fort Stewart garrison hosting Facebook town hallRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | The Coastal Courier

    ... Facebook. Seriously. The 3rd ID has set up a live "town hall" for 1 to 2 p.m. today on the Fort Stewart Hunter Army Airfield page of the social media site. Hosted by the Fort Stewart and Hunter Army Airfield garrison command, the event will include ...

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  20. Mango served his country, while Wagner served himself | PennLive lettersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | PennLive.com

    I am a West Point Graduate, class of 199, and a combat veteran who served honorably in our military as part of the 24th Infantry Division, Fort Stewart, Ga., attached to the 1/75th Ranger Battalion at Hunter Army Airfield in Savannah, Ga. During nearly 80 percent of my time while serving, my unit was on 48-hour alert to deploy whenever, wherever, and to support whatever mission was the most critical at that time.

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