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Hundreds of soldiers returning to Fort Campbell

FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) — Hundreds of soldiers are returning to Fort Campbell after a 9 month deployment in Afghanistan. Fort Campbell says about 300 soldiers are returning Thursday to the post that sits on the Kentucky-Tennessee line. The returning soldiers are part of the 3rd Brigade Combat Team “Rakkasans,” ...

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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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Soldiers Collect Donations for Homeless Veterans

FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) — Soldiers at Fort Campbell plan to collect items this weekend to help homeless veterans stay warm through the winter. A statement from the post on the Kentucky-Tennessee line says family, friends and soldiers assigned to Fort Campbell’s 1st Squadron, 32nd Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat ...

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Sports bar placed on Fort Campbell off-limits list following shooting

Callee’s Too Sports Bar at 1962 Fort Campbell Blvd. has been placed on the Fort Campbell off-limits list following a vehicle shooting that occurred in the early morning of Thursday, July 31. “The decision to place Callee’s Too on the list was made due to conditions existing at the establishment that are ...

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Student Vets Organization honors APSU for military focus

» By Brittany Hickey Staff Writer The national Student Veterans Association presented APSU with an award of excellence on Monday, March 18, for the university’s excellence in serving their military students. The award was presented by APSU’s Student Veteran’s Organization, the campus chapter of the Student Veterans Association. As the ...

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‘Sequester’ impacts Fort Campbell

FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) — Fort Campbell’s garrison commander said on Thursday, Feb. 28 that the installation’s 8,000 civilian employees could face up to 22 unpaid days off this year. Col. David L. “Buck” Dellinger told reporters that the unpaid days are needed to offset at least $55 million in ...

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