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  1. Michelle Obama's Navy attack sub has come inRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CNN

    ... the U.S. Navy's fleet. The Ohio-class guided-missile submarine USS Georgia (SSGN 729) departs Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay to conduct routine operations in October 2015. On November 25, the sub struck a buoy when returning to the base, forcing it ...

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  2. Marine, Kings Bay police officer charged with batteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | Brunswick News

    A Marine Corps corporal and a Navy military policeman from Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay have been jailed for their alleged roles in a July 3 altercation outside a bar in Fernandina Beach, Fla. Corp. Giovanni Anthony Cruz and officer Robert Jones were booked into the Nassau County Jail around 2 p.m. Wednesday.

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  3. It's our turn to defend themRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | The Coastal Courier

    ... Jimmy Carter was a graduate of the Naval Academy and a submarine officer who greatly expanded Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay. Newt Gingrich was speaker of the House and continues to be a champion for our distinguished military. Due to the efforts of ...

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  4. Enlisted women train for duty on Kings Bay subRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 5 | Brunswick News

    The Navy is currently training 38 women to be among the first enlisted women to serve aboard a submarine at Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay. After they complete Basic Enlisted Submarine School at Naval Submarine Base New London in Groton, Conn., the women will be assigned to the two crews that alternate patrols aboard the Ohio-class submarine USS Florida.

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  5. St. Marys, GA Officials Decline AIP GrantRead the original story

    Friday Aug 5 | Aero-News Network

    ... Act passed by the U.S. House in May includes $6 million to move the airport, which is near Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay. The pending federal legislation would fund closing the St Marys Airport (4L6). It would also waive about $5 million in ...

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  6. First enlisted female sailor receives submarine qualificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 3 | CBS News

    The Ohio-class ballistic missle submarine USS Wyoming returns to Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay following routine operations on June 28, 2014 in Kings Bay, Ga. WASHINGTON D.C. -- For the first time an enlisted female sailor has earned her submarine qualification, U.S. naval officials said, as she joined the growing number of women who are in the Navy's "silent service."

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  7. City revises airport agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | Brunswick News

    ... the airport since the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks because of its close proximity to Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay, which is less than two miles away. Navy officials have said the airport is considered a security and safety threat. The base is ...

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  8. GA Firefighter, Deputies Charged with Assaulting Bride, GroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | FireHouse.com

    ... Sheriff's Office nine days after the incident. Jonathan Sirmon, a civilian firefighter at Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay, and Terri Lee Melo, of Waverly, were also charged in the incident. Sirmon was placed on administrative leave three weeks after ...

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  9. Servicemen from Kings Bay could face battery chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | Brunswick News

    Two military policemen and two Marine Corps corporals stationed at Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay face possible misdemeanor battery charges for an alleged altercation outside a bar in Fernandina Beach, Fla. Mark Fox, deputy chief for the Fernandina Beach Police Department, said the state attorney's office is reviewing the allegations and is expected to make a decision by the end of the week.

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  10. an Open Letter to Lenny CurryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | Folio Weekly

    I am a retired 60-year-old white Jewish gay man who emigrated from Orlando to Jacksonville in 1990 to be with my husband, who proposed to me in the gazebo on Lake Virginia at Rollins College, while serving on the USS Tennessee at Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay.

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  11. US House approves funding for reactor design on new subsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    Funding for the design and development of the nuclear reactors for the replacement fleet of ballistic missile submarines has been approved by the U.S. House of Representatives. The 2017 Defense Appropriations Bill includes $1.48 billion for the design of the reactors that will power the replacement fleet of Ohio-class submarines ported at Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay and another Navy base in Bangor, Wash.

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  12. Subgroup 9's commander says goodbyeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... and fast attack -- are based. The base is home to eight of the Navy's 14 ballistic missile subs. Submarine Base Kings Bay in Georgia has the others. "With eight SSBNs, and a national-level commitment to keeping a number of them at sea continuously, ...

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  13. This Day In Naval History: June 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | Marine News

    Only 13 of her crew survive out of 33. 1900 - During the Boxer Rebellion, the International Relief Expedition turns back near Anting, China, and moves to Sanstun after the Tientsin-Peking railroad is cut by the Boxers, whose anti-foreign mantra grew to burning homes and killing foreigners as well as Chinese Christians. In total, 56 Marines and Sailors receive the Medal of Honor for their actions during the Rebellion.

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  14. Stealth Subs 'Absolutely Essential' for US MilitaryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | Voice of America

    ... always on watch," Sonar Technician Senior Chief Jarrad Hampton said during a VOA visit to Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay near St. Marys, Georgia, which is home to six SSBN subs. The Ohio-class SSBN submarine, carrying a payload of Trident II nuclear ...

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  15. Chairman Meets USS Alaska Sub Crew During Kings Bay VisitRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | U.S. Department of Defense

    The Ohio-class ballistic missile submarine USS Alaska prepares to moor at Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay, Ga., April 5, 2011. The Alaska returned to its homeport after a three-month patrol at sea.

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  16. Rep. Carter says $6 million in bill for St. Marys airport relocationRead the original story

    May 18, 2016 | Brunswick News

    U.S. Rep. Buddy Carter, R-1, said late Wednesday, an amendment was added to National Defense Authorization Act for $6 million to allow for the move. City officials have worked with the Federal Aviation Administration for more than a decade to close the airport because the Navy considers it a safety and security hazard to nearby Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay.

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  17. With 2005 closures in mind, Georgia preparing for another BRACRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    The ballistic missile submarine USS Tennessee approaches Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay in Georgia on May 22, 2008. Bases in Georgia are preparing for another round of Defense Base Closure and Realignment Commission considerations on base closures ST.

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  18. Navy is building new attack submarineRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2016 | CNN

    ... the U.S. Navy's fleet. The Ohio-class guided-missile submarine USS Georgia (SSGN 729) departs Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay to conduct routine operations in October 2015. On November 25, the sub struck a buoy when returning to the base, forcing it ...

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  19. Deputy Secretary of Defense Bob Work's Visit to the Southeast with UK CounterpartRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2016 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... capabilities. On the last leg of the trip, they visited Submarine Group 10 headquarters at Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay at Kings Bay, Georgia. There they received updates about the nuclear enterprise and toured weapons facilities. The deputy ...

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  20. Deputy Secretary, British Defense Official Tour Bases in Southeastern U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2016 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... Deputy Defense Secretary Bob Work and U.K. Defense Procurement Minister Philip Dunne greet at Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay, Ga., en route to Naval Air Station Jacksonville, Fla., April 15, 2016. The defense leaders spent two days visiting military ...

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