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Mississippi National Guard Deploys Troops for Hurricane Relief

Story by 2LT Rachel Henson on 09/29/2017 JACKSON, Miss. The Mississippi National Guard is deploying over 200 Soldiers and Airmen in support of hurricane relief efforts in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin islands. In the last week, the MSNG's 172d Airlift Wing and the Tennessee National Guard's 164th Airlift
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Joint Eradication Teams Trim "Grass" Production in State

Story by SSG Scott Tynes on 09/21/2017 JACKSON, Miss. - The Mississippi National Guard played a vital role in what has been called the largest marijuana bust in recent memory by Mississippi state law enforcement officers. In August, the MSNG Counterdrug Program assisted state agencies in the location and seizure
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Wing supports hurricane recovery efforts

Story by SMSgt Emily Beightol-Deyerle on 09/19/2017 The 167th Airlift Wing flew eight missions in support of hurricane relief efforts in Texas and Florida this month. Additionally, the Martinsburg, W.Va. unit served as a staging area for federally-funded medical equipment and supplies destined for Florida and Puerto Rico. Over the
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Improving Our Shoulder-to-Shoulder Relationship

Story by SPC Christopher Shannon on 03/10/2017 The Mississippi Army and Air National Guard seek to maintain and improve their already long standing relationship. The two are often tasked separate goals and objectives, but are united in keeping the state and the country safe. Each branch of service has a
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Reuniting with the unit's historical ties

Story by SPC Justin Humphreys on 01/15/2017 CAMP SHELBY, Miss. After ten years of serving as the Special Troops Battalion for 155th Armored Brigade Combat Team, the Meridian-based unit converts to become the 150th Engineer Battalion once again. "Bringing the 150th Engineer Battalion back into the Dixie Thunder family signifie
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Joint training mission provides cost-effective, life-saving training

Story by Maj. Marnee Losurdo on 01/09/2017 KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE, Miss. -- The Air Force Reserve's 53rd Weather Reconnaissance Squadron and Air Force's 81st Medical Group participated in the joint medical training exercise Operation Magnolia Medical Enroute Care Wednesday at Keesler Air Force Base and the Gulfport Combat Readine
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