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Daniel Gutierrez pursues business degree following deployment in Afghanistan

From jobless, to military, to student, 23-year-old Daniel Gutierrez is applying his life experience to the pursuit of a music industry career. Gutierrez is a sophomore music business major at APSU who grew up in California where he enlisted in the US Army. “I was born in Tucson, but I ...

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BACH launches virtual house call pilot, extending virtual health access

Laura Boyd | Public Affairs Officer, Blanchfield Army Community Hospital FT. CAMPBELL, KY. –  Blanchfield Army Community Hospital launched a new pilot program, providing six virtual appointments Oct. 27. The virtual house call pilot is similar to healthcare’s origin, when medical providers visited patients’ homes; however, it is now offered through ...

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SART screens film to showcase sexual assault in military

Ashley Thompson | Features Writer In the last two years, sexual assault in the military has increased; however, the Department of Defense reports only 25 percent of the estimated 20,300 service members sexually assaulted reported the incident to the Sexual Assault Prevention and Response office of the Department of Defense ...

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5 soldiers injured in hard landing during training

ASSOCIATED PRESS FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. — Fort Campbell says five soldiers have been injured in a training exercise. A statement from the post on the Kentucky-Tennessee border says the soldiers were injured when a helicopter made a hard landing. The statement says the soldiers were in the middle of a ...

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Pentagon ends ban on transgender troops in military

ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON (AP) — Transgender people will be allowed to serve openly in the U.S. military, the Pentagon announced Thursday, ending one of the last bans on service in the armed forces. Saying it’s the right thing to do, Defense Secretary Ash Carter laid out a yearlong implementation plan ...

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