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Soldiers, scouts salute veterans

Fort Stewart's Enlisted Spouses' Club hosted a Veterans Day Observance Ceremony on Friday at the monument across from the post exchange.

November 27, 2007 | By Alena Parker Courier Intern | Military

Veteran transitions to civilian life

Ideally, people take retirement to mean a plane ticket to Florida and relax on the beach. But many military servicemen and women find retirement to mean a time to job-hunt.

November 27, 2007 | By Alena Parker Courier Intern | Military

Stewart opens largest chapel in armed services

Fort Stewart opened the doors to the newly constructed Main Post Chapel on Wednesday, making it the largest chapel in all of the country's military installations.

November 24, 2007 | By Alena Parker Courier Intern | Military

Soldier dies from injuries in Iraq

The Department of Defense has announced the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

November 24, 2007 | Special to the Courier | Military

Study: Vets are quarter of homeless

WASHINGTON -- Lonnie Bowen Jr. was once a social worker, but for 17 years the Vietnam war veteran has slept on the streets off and on as he's battled substance abuse and mental health problems.

November 23, 2007 | By Kimberly Hefling Associated Press Writer | Military

Three 3rd ID soldiers killed in Iraq

The Department of Defense has announced the death of three Third Infantry Division soldiers who were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

November 22, 2007 | Staff report | Military

Soldiers help community mark Vets Day

3rd Infantry Division Rear Detachment Soldiers Support area Veterans Day events.

November 22, 2007 | Special to the Courier | Military

Post access procedures change today

A terrorist trying to infiltrate Fort Stewart might balk at the confusion - and he might not be the only one.

November 22, 2007 | By Joe Parker Jr. Correspondent | Military

Military may ease recruit standards

WASHINGTON -- Faced with higher recruiting goals, the Pentagon is quietly looking for ways to make it easier for people with minor criminal records to join the military, The Associated Press has learned.

November 21, 2007 | Lolita C. Baldor Associated Press Writer | Military

2007 becomes deadliest year for troops

BAGHDAD -- The U.S. military announced six new deaths Tuesday, making 2007 the bloodiest year for American troops in Iraq despite a recent decline in casualties and a sharp drop in roadside bombings that Washington links to Iran.

November 21, 2007 | By Steven R. Hurst Associated Press Writer | Military

Military exercise in Long County

LUDOWICI -- Long County residents are seeing different kinds of vehicles on the roads and in the skies this week as the Marine Corps Group 31 out of Beaufort, S.C., participates in Southern Fury.

November 20, 2007 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Military

Post access to again require passes

FORT STEWART -- Fort Stewart-Hunter Army Airfield will resume requiring temporary vehicle passes for all private vehicles that do not have a valid Department of Defense decal beginning Nov. 9. Access for vehicle with DoD decals will not change.

November 17, 2007 | Special to the Courier | Military

Vets at increased risk of suicide

WASHINGTON -- Hundreds of troops have come home from war, left the military and committed suicide.

That is the finding of preliminary Veterans Affairs Department research obtained by The Associated Press that provides the first quantitative look at the suicide toll on today's combat veterans. The ongoing research reveals that at least 283 combat veterans who left the military between the start of the war in Afghanistan on Oct. 7, 2001, and the end of 2005 took their own lives.

November 16, 2007 | By Kimberly Hefling Associated Press Writer | Military

Army told to watch contractors closer

WASHINGTON -- The Army does not have enough personnel or training to adequately supply its soldiers in combat, and it needs an additional 2,000 military and civilian personnel with the authority to sign and manage contracts, according to a new report obtained by The Associated Press.

November 16, 2007 | By Richard Lardner Associated Press Writer | Military

Bush nominates new VA head

WASHINGTON -- President Bush will nominate retired Army general James Peake on Tuesday to direct the Department of Veterans Affairs, which is strained by the influx of wounded troops returning from Iraq and Afghanistan.

November 14, 2007 | Deb Reichmann Associated Press Writer | Military

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Marne group kicks off new year, sets luncheon

After two membership drives, the Marne Community and Spouses Club held its first luncheon recently at the Richmond Hill City Center.

October 11, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Military

Fort Stewart honors Gold Star mothers

Red, white and blue luminaries flickering softly at dusk and a luncheon to reaffirm commitment to remembering them and their fallen service members were just ...

September 29, 2015 | By Kevin Larson Fort Stewart Public Affairs | Military

Veterans Salute expands offerings

A groundbreaking ceremony will be part of this year's Veterans Salute.

September 22, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Military


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