Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune Newswire

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  1. Helping Others In NeedRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Daily News-Record

    Suzy LaBonte, whose son, Jesse LaBonte, committed suicide earlier this month, looks at a portrait of the 23-year-old during an interview Friday in her Rockingham County home. Jesse LaBonte, a Marine Corps veteran, was diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder.

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  2. Ainsley's Angels brings together special needs athletes in New Bern Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Sun Journal

    A national organization that seeks to build awareness about America's special needs community through races and other endurance events has gained a local foothold in the New Bern area. The organization is named after the daughter of Kim and Lori Rossiter.

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  3. Face of Defense: Marine Retains Ultimate Tactical Athlete TitleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | U.S. Department of Defense

    Marine Corps Sgt. Ethan Mawhinney, a Pittsburgh native and a Marine Air-Ground Task Force planner with Marine Corps Forces Special Operations Command here, successfully defended his championship title at the Marine Corps' third annual HITT Tactical Athlete Competition held at Camp Pendleton, Calif., Aug. 28-31.

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  4. Veterans Stationed At Camp Lejeune Exposed To Contaminated Drinking Water Can Receive BenefitsRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 19 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    Lawrence County Veterans Affairs Officer Brad Bough addressed the commissioners Tuesday morning about veterans being exposed to contaminated drinking water while stationed or working at the US Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune in North Carolina. From the the 1950s through the 1980s people living or working at Camp Lejeune were potentially exposed to drinking water highly contaminated with solvents like benzene and other chemicals.

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  5. Marine veteran describes Okinawa experience in Vietnam WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | News Tribune

    The Vietnam War was a pervasive reality for young men of the draft age, such as Glen Stubinger, who graduated from Russellville High School in 1967. For a couple of years after finishing high school, he was able to continue in the exhausting work on his family's farm through a draft deferment; however, when his deferment expired in 1969, he chose to enlist in the U.S. Marine Corps.

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  6. Marines charged with trespassing during Confederate rally being discharged, punishedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | Stars and Stripes

    One of the U.S. Marines charged with trespassing on a downtown Graham, N.C. building during a rally at the Confederate monument is on his way out of the Marine Corps. "Staff Sgt.

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  7. Marines Assist Irma Relief Efforts in Caribbean, FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | U.S. Department of Defense

    Since the beginning of the Hurricane Irma disaster relief effort, Marines have successfully evacuated 1,600 citizens stranded on Caribbean islands that took Irma's full impact, and delivered more than 52,000 pounds of supplies and equipment here. Marines with the Battalion Landing Team 2nd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, shovel debris caused by Hurricane Irma in Key West, Fla., Sept.

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  8. White Supremacist Marine Kicked Out Of CorpsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | NewsOne

    Marine is being administratively discharged from the Corps after he was arrested for allegedly displaying a White supremacist banner on a building during a Confederate rally in May, the Marine Corps Times reports. The news outlet reported that Marine spokesman Capt.

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  9. New event to close out summer with a splashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | Jacksonville Daily News

    You may want to wear a swimsuit and bring towel because New River Splash has activities for a day of family fun on and off the water.

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  10. Marine at Graham rally ousted from serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | Burlington Times News

    Staff Sgt. Joseph Manning and another are accused of trespassing to fly white-supremacist banner at May 20 pro-Confederate rally One of two U.S. Marines charged with trespassing to unfurl a white-supremacist banner from atop a building in downtown Graham at a May rally has been kicked out of the military.

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  11. 'Antithetical to American values': Marine sergeant kicked ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | The Raw Story

    Staff Sgt. Joseph Manning of the Marine Corps Engineer School at Camp Lejeune was charged with first-degree trespassing for flying the banner, which contained the initials for the white supremacist slogan "You will not replace us," across from the Alamance Courthouse in Graham, North Carolina.

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  12. Man to Be Kicked Out of Marines After Unfurling White Supremacist BannerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | Time

    Demonstrators protest at the South Carolina State House calling for the Confederate flag to remain on the State House grounds June 27, 2015 in Columbia, South Carolina. A Marine is set to be booted from the service after he was arrested at a pro-Confederate rally, where he allegedly helped unfurl a banner that displayed a Staff Sgt.

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  13. Marine colonel convicted for sexually abusing a childRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 11 | Stars and Stripes

    A Camp Lejeune Marine colonel has been sentenced to more than five years behind bars after being convicted of sexually abusing a child. Col. Daniel H. Wilson, 56, of Mason, Washington, who was assigned to the II Marine Expeditionary Force, was convicted and sentenced Sunday at a general court martial held aboard Camp Lejeune, according the a news release issued from II Marine Expeditionary Force.

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  14. Decorated colonel convicted of sexually abusing 6-year-old girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 11 | New York Daily News

    A decorated colonel who served for more than three decades was sentenced to 5A1 2 years for sexually abusing the 6-year-old daughter of another Marine. Col. Daniel Wilson, 56, was accused of fondling and digitally penetrating the girl at his home on Camp Lejeune in Jacksonville, North Carolina, during a two-week period in the summer of 2016 after the girl's family befriended Wilson and his wife, the Daily Beast reported.

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  15. Marine colonel convicted for sexually abusing a child Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 11 | Jacksonville Daily News

    A Camp Lejeune Marine colonel has been sentenced to more than five years behind bars after being convicted of sexually abusing a child.

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  16. Lejeune Marine colonel convicted on child sex abuse, other chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 11 | WRAL.com

    Daniel Wilson, 56, of Mason, Wash., who was assigned to the II Marine Expeditionary Force, was found guilty of sexual abuse of a child, six counts of conduct unbecoming of an officer and a gentleman and absence without leave. He was sentenced to 5A1 2 years of confinement and was dismissed from the Marine Corps.

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  17. Married marine colonel who abused girl, 6, given 5.5 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 11 | Daily Mail

    Decorated married Marine colonel, 56, who sexually abused daughter, 6, of one of the men serving under him, is sentenced to five-and-a-half years in prison A Marine colonel who was awarded the Bronze Star has been sentenced to five and a half years in prison for sexually abusing the six-year-old daughter of one of his men. On Saturday Colonel Daniel Wilson, 56, was found guilty of touching the genitalia of the little girl in the summer of last year during visits to her family.

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  18. Community remembers events of 9/11Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 11 | Jacksonville Daily News

    Retired Sgt. Maj. Paul Siverson is originally from Staten Island, N.Y. and worked on Wall Street before joining the Marine Corps.

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  19. Did War Hero Strike Again After He Was Arrested for Rape?Read the original story

    Sunday Sep 10 | TheDailyBeast.com

    Marine Col. Dan Wilson was charged with raping his subordinate's 6-year-old daughter, but he wasn't locked up.

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  20. Bringing home GySgt. Cook 73 years later -Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 9 | Tri-County News

    Under normal circumstances, a funeral is an extremely sad occasion. Yet the one which took place on Wednesday had within it a solemn sense of joy.

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