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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>>

US will cut deployed nuke missile force by 50

The U.S. will keep its current force of 450 land-based nuclear missiles but remove 50 from their launch silos as part of a plan to bring the U.S. into compliance with a 2011 U.S.-Russia arms control treaty, the Pentagon... More>>

Four 3rd ID Soldiers Receive Medal of Honor

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DVIDS, or Defense Video & Imagery Distribution System, says Fort Stewart soldier, Sergeant Ashley Randall will accept the Medal of Honor award from President Barack Obama on behalf of her grandfather. 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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  • Grandmother of boy tied up in Macy's bathroom speaks

    Grandmother of boy tied up in Macy's bathroom speaks

    Friday, April 18 2014 1:26 PM EDT2014-04-18 17:26:14 GMT
    The grandmother, whose face is concealed to protect child's identityThe grandmother, whose face is concealed to protect child's identity
    The family of an 8-year-old boy, who police say was tied up and assaulted in Peachtree Mall, pleading for the public's help after nearly two weeks with no arrest.
    The family of an 8-year-old boy, who police say was tied up and assaulted in Peachtree Mall, pleading for the public's help after nearly two weeks with no arrest.
  • Photos: Storms lead to flooding across Chattahoochee Valley

    Photos: Storms lead to flooding across Chattahoochee Valley

    Monday, April 7 2014 6:37 PM EDT2014-04-07 22:37:01 GMT
    After heavy rain and thunderstorms rolled through the valley this morning, we can look for improving weather conditions this afternoon.
    After heavy rain and thunderstorms rolled through the valley this morning, we can look for improving weather conditions this afternoon.
  • Principal of Double Churches Middle School passes away

    Principal of Double Churches Middle School passes away

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:46 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:46:47 GMT
    The principal of Double Churches Middle School passed away Wednesday night. Chris Cox was appointed to the job in 2012.
    The principal of Double Churches Middle School passed away Wednesday night. Chris Cox was appointed to the job in 2012.
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