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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bum ankle, selfless pal helped sassy gal get beauworth our friendship," Sharon says. "I was glad she thought that way." In Sept
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
worth our friendship," Sharon says. "I was glad she thought that way." In September 1966, Larry went to basic training at Fort Polk, La., for the U.S. Army Reserve, came home for a couple of weeks and then left for more training at Fort Ord,... Read more
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FOX News
US Army mum on whether bases will keep Confederate namesa place in our military history.” The other seven Army bases named for Confede
FOX News / Posted yesterday
a place in our military history.” The other seven Army bases named for Confederate soldiers are Fort Rucker in Alabama; Fort Gordon in Georgia; Camp Beauregard and Fort Polk in Louisiana; and Fort A.P. Hill, Fort Lee and Fort Pickett in Vi... Read more
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Daily Press
Fort Eustis opens wellness centerWellness Center was at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington state, where she
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
Wellness Center was at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington state, where she worked as a nurse educator. Then she went to Fort Polk in Louisiana to open a new center as program specialist. The Fort Eustis assignment gives her three wellness... Read more
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EuroNews
Should Army Bases Be Named for Confederate Generals?battling the Union Army. The others include Fort Hood in Texas; Fort Lee, Fort
EuroNews / Posted 2 days ago
battling the Union Army. The others include Fort Hood in Texas; Fort Lee, Fort A.P. Hill and Fort Pickett in Virginia; Fort Polk, Fort Rucker and Camp Beauregard in Louisiana; and Fort Benning and Fort Gordon in Georgia. Questions about... Read more
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NBC News
Ten Army bases are named for Confederates. Should they be changed?battling the Union Army. The others include Fort Hood in Texas; Fort Lee, Fort
NBC News / Posted 2 days ago
battling the Union Army. The others include Fort Hood in Texas; Fort Lee, Fort A.P. Hill and Fort Pickett in Virginia; Fort Polk, Fort Rucker and Camp Beauregard in Louisiana; and Fort Benning and Fort Gordon in Georgia. Questions about... Read more
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The Hill
Dem to introduce bill forcing Pentagon to change Confederate base, street namesaround the country named after Confederate military members: Fort Lee, Fort Hoo
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
around the country named after Confederate military members: Fort Lee, Fort Hood, Fort Benning, Fort Gordon, Fort Bragg, Fort Polk, Fort Pickett, Fort A.P. Hill, Fort Rucker and Camp Beauregard. “The time has come for the Army to remove from... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Time to rename Army, Guard bases named after confederate leaders | Opinionall located in Southern states, named after Confederate generals: Fort Bragg (N
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
all located in Southern states, named after Confederate generals: Fort Bragg (N.C.), Fort Benning (Ga.), Fort Gordon (Ga.), Fort Polk (La.), Fort Hood (Texas), Fort A.P. Hill (Va.), Fort Lee (Va.), and Fort Rucker (Ala.). In addition, several... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Fort Polk soldier facing child porn chargesA soldier stationed at Fort Polk was arrested on child pornography charges. Ch
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 9 days ago
A soldier stationed at Fort Polk was arrested on child pornography charges. Christopher Duverge, age 22, of Bronx, New York, is charged with 80 counts of sexual abuse images and videos of children under the age of 13, and one count of pornography... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
National Guard Army Reserves happy to be back homebeing gone for more than a month. We were there as the buses pulled back into
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 11 days ago
being gone for more than a month. We were there as the buses pulled back into the armory. The guard members were down in Fort Polk, Louisiana doing brigade training. They spent many hours in the hot and humid weather carrying at least 25 pounds... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
National Guard Army Reserves happy to be back homebeing gone for more than a month. We were there as the buses pulled back into
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 11 days ago
being gone for more than a month. We were there as the buses pulled back into the armory. The guard members were down in Fort Polk, Louisiana doing brigade training. They spent many hours in the hot and humid weather carrying at least 25 pounds... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
SPECIAL REPORT: Leesville prepares for thousands of soldiers to deploy to IraqThe City of Leesville is going to be much quieter come this Fall; 2,100 soldier
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 17 days ago
The City of Leesville is going to be much quieter come this Fall; 2,100 soldiers will be deploying from Fort Polk to Iraq. According to Fort Polk leaders, soldiers from the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division will "conduct combat and... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
SPECIAL REPORT: Leesville prepares for thousands of soldiers to deploy to IraqThe City of Leesville is going to be much quieter come this Fall; 2,100 soldier
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 17 days ago
The City of Leesville is going to be much quieter come this Fall; 2,100 soldiers will be deploying from Fort Polk to Iraq. According to Fort Polk leaders, soldiers from the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division will "conduct combat and... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Local Airman re-enlists while winging over the beach in an Ospreyat Hurlburt Field and is a member of the elite Special Tactics community. He i
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 18 days ago
at Hurlburt Field and is a member of the elite Special Tactics community. He is currently attached to an Army unit at Fort Polk, Louisiana, and soon will transfer to Fort Bragg, North Carolina. When it came time to re-enlist, his dad said,... Read more
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Business Wire
American Water Reports Second Quarter 2017 Resultswas primarily driven by lower capital upgrades in the Military Services Group,
Business Wire / Posted 18 days ago
was primarily driven by lower capital upgrades in the Military Services Group, including completion of a major project at Fort Polk in Louisiana in mid-2016 and a favorable contract settlement in second quarter 2016. For the six months ended June... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Local Airman re-enlists while winging over the beach in an Ospreyat Hurlburt Field and is a member of the elite Special Tactics community. He i
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
at Hurlburt Field and is a member of the elite Special Tactics community. He is currently attached to an Army unit at Fort Polk, Louisiana, and soon will transfer to Fort Bragg, North Carolina. When it came time to re-enlist, his dad said,... Read more
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Beauregard Daily News
New AP course offerings at DeRidder Highof teachers, administration, students and Beauregard Parish School Board member
Beauregard Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
of teachers, administration, students and Beauregard Parish School Board members, yesterday. The Department of Defense, Fort Polk Progress, and the National Math and Science Initiative College Readiness Program (NMSI) contributed to the grant.... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
DeRidder High School gets grant for Advanced Placement classesa grant Tuesday morning to aid in bringing the number of courses and the test s
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 19 days ago
a grant Tuesday morning to aid in bringing the number of courses and the test scores up at the high school. The grant is the result of a partnership between DeRidder High School, The National Math and Science Initiative, and Fort Polk... Read more
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Beauregard Daily News
Hundreds of military children to receive school suppliesFORT POLK, La. – Operation Homefront will distribute 300 backpacks and necessar
Beauregard Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
FORT POLK, La. – Operation Homefront will distribute 300 backpacks and necessary school supplies to pre-registered military children Saturday, July 29, here as a part of Operation Homefront’s annual Back-to-School Brigade�. The event is made possible... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
2,100 Fort Polk soldiers will deploy to Iraq this fallLEESVILLE, La. (AP) — Around 2,100 soldiers stationed at Fort Polk will deploy
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 25 days ago
LEESVILLE, La. (AP) — Around 2,100 soldiers stationed at Fort Polk will deploy to Iraq this fall. KPLC-TV reports that City of Leesville spokesman Sonny Harrell said Thursday that soldiers from the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division,... Read more
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Beauregard Daily News
Nighthawks train at JRTCFORT POLK, La. - The Indiana National Guard's 76th Infantry Brigade Combat Team
Beauregard Daily News / Posted 27 days ago
FORT POLK, La. - The Indiana National Guard's 76th Infantry Brigade Combat Team is at the Joint Readiness Training Center for rotation 17-08. JRTC puts Soldiers through a number of realistic, relevant and rigorous training scenarios, designed with a... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
U.S. Military burning millions of pounds of munitions in Colfaxto see people drop out one by one.” Then, said Brown, “They brought the brass.
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 27 days ago
to see people drop out one by one.” Then, said Brown, “They brought the brass.” A high-ranking officer from Louisiana’s Fort Polk — which also burns explosives with its own federal hazardous waste permit — came to Baton Rouge with a team of... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
2,100 Fort Polk soldiers will deploy to Iraq this fallLEESVILLE, La. (AP) - Around 2,100 soldiers stationed at Fort Polk will deploy
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 30 days ago
LEESVILLE, La. (AP) - Around 2,100 soldiers stationed at Fort Polk will deploy to Iraq this fall. KPLC-TV reports that City of Leesville spokesman Sonny Harrell said Thursday that soldiers from the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division,... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
2,100 Fort Polk soldiers will deploy to Iraq this fallLEESVILLE, La. (AP) - Around 2,100 soldiers stationed at Fort Polk will deploy
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted a month ago
LEESVILLE, La. (AP) - Around 2,100 soldiers stationed at Fort Polk will deploy to Iraq this fall. KPLC-TV reports that City of Leesville spokesman Sonny Harrell said Thursday that soldiers from the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division,... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
2,100 Fort Polk soldiers will deploy to Iraq this fallLEESVILLE, La. (AP) - Around 2,100 soldiers stationed at Fort Polk will deploy
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted a month ago
LEESVILLE, La. (AP) - Around 2,100 soldiers stationed at Fort Polk will deploy to Iraq this fall. KPLC-TV reports that City of Leesville spokesman Sonny Harrell said Thursday that soldiers from the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division,... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
2,100 Fort Polk soldiers will deploy to Iraq this fallLEESVILLE, La. (AP) - Around 2,100 soldiers stationed at Fort Polk will deploy
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted a month ago
LEESVILLE, La. (AP) - Around 2,100 soldiers stationed at Fort Polk will deploy to Iraq this fall. KPLC-TV reports that City of Leesville spokesman Sonny Harrell said Thursday that soldiers from the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division,... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
2,100 Fort Polk soldiers will deploy to Iraq this fallLEESVILLE, La. (AP) - Around 2,100 soldiers stationed at Fort Polk will deploy
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted a month ago
LEESVILLE, La. (AP) - Around 2,100 soldiers stationed at Fort Polk will deploy to Iraq this fall. KPLC-TV reports that City of Leesville spokesman Sonny Harrell said Thursday that soldiers from the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division,... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
2,100 Fort Polk soldiers will deploy to Iraq this fallLEESVILLE, La. (AP) - Around 2,100 soldiers stationed at Fort Polk will deploy
KTXS Abilene / Posted a month ago
LEESVILLE, La. (AP) - Around 2,100 soldiers stationed at Fort Polk will deploy to Iraq this fall. KPLC-TV reports that City of Leesville spokesman Sonny Harrell said Thursday that soldiers from the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division,... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
2,100 Fort Polk soldiers will deploy to Iraq this fallLEESVILLE, La. (AP) - Around 2,100 soldiers stationed at Fort Polk will deploy
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted a month ago
LEESVILLE, La. (AP) - Around 2,100 soldiers stationed at Fort Polk will deploy to Iraq this fall. KPLC-TV reports that City of Leesville spokesman Sonny Harrell said Thursday that soldiers from the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division,... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Melvin A. Watsonsports. He worked in construction and helped farmers, until drafted into the Ar
SaukValley.com / Posted a month ago
sports. He worked in construction and helped farmers, until drafted into the Army in 1946. After basic training at Fort Polk, Louisiana, he was sent to Denver for Army Medical Corps training. He then was assigned to Valley Forge Hospital in... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Over 2,000 Fort Polk soldiers will deploy to Iraq this fallAround 2,100 soldiers stationed at Fort Polk will deploy to Iraq this fall, the
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted a month ago
Around 2,100 soldiers stationed at Fort Polk will deploy to Iraq this fall, the City of Leesville announced Thursday. Soldiers from the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, will conduct combat and anti-terrorism operations in Iraq, said... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Over 2,000 Fort Polk soldiers will deploy to Iraq this fallAround 2,100 soldiers stationed at Fort Polk will deploy to Iraq this fall, the
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted a month ago
Around 2,100 soldiers stationed at Fort Polk will deploy to Iraq this fall, the City of Leesville announced Thursday. Soldiers from the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, will conduct combat and anti-terrorism operations in Iraq, said... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Over 2,000 Folk Polk soldiers will deploy to Iraq this fallAround 2,100 soldiers stationed at Fort Polk will deploy to Iraq this fall, the
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted a month ago
Around 2,100 soldiers stationed at Fort Polk will deploy to Iraq this fall, the City of Leesville announced Thursday. Soldiers from the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, will conduct combat and anti-terrorism operations in Iraq, said... Read more
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Beauregard Daily News
10th Mountain Division Soldiers deploy in Fall 2017everything they have done and continue to do." While deployed, the unit will m
Beauregard Daily News / Posted a month ago
everything they have done and continue to do." While deployed, the unit will maintain a presence at their home station of Fort Polk, LA, training for future deployments and continuing their partnership with the Texas National Guard's 36th Infantry... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Hometown Hero - Edward WilcoxNational Guard. Wilcox was too young to serve in the war, but felt the guard co
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted a month ago
National Guard. Wilcox was too young to serve in the war, but felt the guard could keep him trained. "We went to training, Fort Polk and everywhere else," said Wilcox. "Learned to shoot. Learned how to walk. Laughs. How to march." Wilcox became... Read more

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