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Lejeune Marine shot at font gate laid to rest Video included

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A Camp Lejeune Marine who died after an apparent accidental shooting while on duty was laid to rest today. More>>

Ala. National Guard unit renamed to suit mission

An Alabama Air National Guard unit has a new name to fit its role supporting the military's special forces troops. More>>

Ala woman reunites Ga soldier with lost journal

An Alabama woman has helped a Fort Benning soldier reclaim a writing journal he lost after being deployed to Afghanistan in 2003. More>>

Fallen Rangers posthumously awarded Bronze Star

Two soldiers killed in Afghanistan are being honored for their valor. More>>

The American Legion is hosting two town hall meetings on Veterans Administration health care in Georgia this month. More>>

Georgia National Guard is planning to unveil a memorial to 200 service members who have been lost in the War on Terror. More>>

A federal grand jury Thursday indicted 41-year-old Carl Evan Swain of Jasper, Ala., on a federal murder charge in the slaying of Army Spc. John Joseph Eubank. More>>

FedEx Trees for Troop Program at Fort Benning

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Active duty Soldiers and family members will receive one free live Christmas Tree, courtesy of MWR's Outdoor Recreation and the FedEx Trees For Troops program, Dec 12 at Wetherby Field. More>>

U.S. Army Corp of Engineers will begin to drawdown West Point Lake

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(MOBILE, AL)—The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Mobile District announced today that residents living around West Point Lake and recreational users need to be aware of upcoming lake levels. More>>

Performing before a worldwide audience with one of his idols is a dream come true for U.S. Army Specialist Eric Hunter, injured while serving overseas. More>>

News 3 Neighbors: Carl Fedde

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This week's News 3 Neighbor features a volunteer tram driver and tour guide for the National Infantry Museum. More>>

Grant restoring 10,000 acres near Fort Benning

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$350,000 going towards enhance of forests along state line More>>

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  • 497th MCT soldiers return home

    497th MCT soldiers return home

    Friday, April 18 2014 6:21 PM EDT2014-04-18 22:21:46 GMT
    19 families are once again enjoying the company of their soldiers Friday night. The 497th movement control team returned to Fort Benning after a 9 month deployment to Afghanistan.
    19 families are once again enjoying the company of their soldiers Friday night. The 497th movement control team returned to Fort Benning after a 9 month deployment to Afghanistan.
  • Gov. Deal signs bills assisting veterans, military families

    Gov. Deal signs bills assisting veterans, military families

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 5:53 PM EDT2014-04-15 21:53:28 GMT
    Georgia Govenor Nathan Deal at the National Infantry Museum in Columbus Tuesday, where he signed three bills in to law that are meant to help veterans and military families.Georgia Govenor Nathan Deal at the National Infantry Museum in Columbus Tuesday, where he signed three bills in to law that are meant to help veterans and military families.
    Gov. Deal signed the bills while at the National Infantry Museum in Columbus Tuesday.
    Gov. Deal signed the bills while at the National Infantry Museum in Columbus Tuesday.
  • 25th Infantry Division team wins 2014 Best Ranger Competition

    25th Infantry Division team wins 2014 Best Ranger Competition

    Monday, April 14 2014 11:25 AM EDT2014-04-14 15:25:38 GMT
    Winners: Rose & BergmanWinners: Rose & Bergman
    2nd Lt. Michael Rose and 2nd Lt. John Bergman won the 31st annual Best Ranger Competition at Fort Benning. Over the course of the competition, each ranger covered up to 75 miles with little or no sleep.
    2nd Lt. Michael Rose and 2nd Lt. John Bergman won the 31st annual Best Ranger Competition at Fort Benning. Over the course of the competition, each ranger covered up to 75 miles with little or no sleep.
  • Fort Benning Interstate 185 closure this weekend

    Fort Benning Interstate 185 closure this weekend

    Friday, April 11 2014 10:51 PM EDT2014-04-12 02:51:46 GMT
    Interstate 185 northbound closing for bridge repair this weekend.
    Interstate 185 northbound closing for bridge repair this weekend.
  • New Army standards target ethnic hairstyles, enrages black women

    New Army standards target ethnic hairstyles, enrages black women

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 9:15 PM EDT2014-04-09 01:15:51 GMT
    New hair standards for military personnel have shocked some with the restrictions they put on black women. Black women in the Army can say goodbye to dreadlocks, twists, and cornrows, styles their ancestors have been wearing for centuries.The American military prides itself on a professional and conservative presentation, but new rules now exclude some hairstyles. Without natural "do's" like dreads and braids, black women are left with few options, chemical treatments like relaxers, or choppi...
    New hair standards for military personnel have shocked some with the restrictions they put on black women. Black women in the Army can say goodbye to dreadlocks, twists, and cornrows, styles their ancestors have been wearing for centuries.The American military prides itself on a professional and conservative presentation, but new rules now exclude some hairstyles. Without natural "do's" like dreads and braids, black women are left with few options, chemical treatments like relaxers, or choppi...
  • Families remember fallen soldiers at rededication ceremony

    Families remember fallen soldiers at rededication ceremony

    Saturday, April 5 2014 8:20 PM EDT2014-04-06 00:20:25 GMT
    Hundreds of family and friends spent Saturday afternoon honoring their fallen loved ones at a rededication ceremony on Fort Benning. News 3's Naomi Keitt tells us more about the renovated Hall of Heroes. Nicole DiCenzo lost her husband in 2006.
    Hundreds of family and friends spent Saturday afternoon honoring their fallen loved ones at a rededication ceremony on Fort Benning. News 3's Naomi Keitt tells us more about the renovated Hall of Heroes. Nicole DiCenzo lost her husband in 2006.
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  • Authorities investigate murder in Seale after body found in trailer home

    Authorities investigate murder in Seale after body found in trailer home

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 12:55 AM EDT2014-04-23 04:55:24 GMT
    The Russell County Sheriff's Department is investigating a murder in Seale, Alabama after the victim's friend and landlord found a body in a trailer home.
    The Russell County Sheriff's Department is investigating a murder in Seale, Alabama after the victim's friend and landlord found a body in a trailer home.
  • Photo Slideshow: CASA Superhero 5k Run

    Photo Slideshow: CASA Superhero 5k Run

    Monday, April 21 2014 5:27 PM EDT2014-04-21 21:27:48 GMT
    Snapshots from the event where superheroes overtake Uptown Columbus in the name of protecting children.
    Snapshots from the event where superheroes overtake Uptown Columbus in the name of protecting children.
  • April Mugshots

    April Mugshots

    Thursday, April 10 2014 11:54 AM EDT2014-04-10 15:54:25 GMT

    April arrests made in the Upstate and western North Carolina.

    April arrests made in the Upstate and western North Carolina.

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