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101st Airborne Division soldier receives Soldier’s Medal

FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) — A 101st Airborne Division soldier has been given the Soldier’s Medal after saving two people from a burning vehicle. Staff Sgt. Nicholas Davis received the medal this week in a ceremony at Fort Campbell. The Ellijay, Georgia, native is with C Battery, 1st Battalion, 320th ...

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101st Airborne Division to host events celebrating 75th anniversary

FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) — The 101st Airborne Division is celebrating its 75th anniversary with events at Fort Campbell this week. The celebration on Wednesday starts with a 4-mile run led by 101st Commanding General, Maj. Gen. Andrew Poppas. The events are open to soldiers and their families, retirees, veterans ...

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Work completed on Fort Campbell solar array

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Associated Press FRANKFORT, Ky. — Kentucky officials say they have completed work on the largest non-utility solar array in the state. The Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet says the 5 megawatt array at Fort Campbell will produce enough electricity to power 463 homes. The project is part of the military ...

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3 soldiers killed in Afghanistan, deaths under investigation

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Cpl. Dillon C. Baldridge loved being a soldier since joining right after high school graduation and re-enlisted before shipping out late last year to Afghanistan, where he was killed with two fellow soldiers over the weekend, his aunt said Monday. “He just loved adventure, and he ...

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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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Soldier apprehended after Fort Campbell active shooting

A 101st Airborne Division soldier was apprehended at Fort Campbell by military police in response to reports of an active shooter near Campbell Army Airfield on Thursday, Aug. 25. Fort Campbell spokesman Robert Jenkins said in a news release that there are no reported injuries, the post is secure, the gates ...

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