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Story by Joseph Eddins on 04/17/2017 When Tech. Sgt. Chris Ferrell was home from deployment he would sit in his family room in the wee hours of the morning, watching TV with his friend, Tech. Sgt. Tony Campbell, who was sprawled out in the recliner next to him. He didn't
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Prime Power getting HQ facilities upgrade at Fort Belvoir

Story by Christopher Gardner on 04/11/2017 Most times, when an active duty U.S. Army unit is deployed it's not to American cities, but for the 249th Engineer Battalion (Prime Power) it's not unusual at all. These specially trained Soldiers, part of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, help provide temporary
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Beyond the walls: Walter Reed Bethesda supports national special security events

Story by Megan Garcia on 04/05/2017 In conjunction with the Fort Belvoir Community Hospital, Walter Reed Bethesda provides medical support, in the form of advanced trauma life support teams or advanced cardiac life support teams, to national special security events throughout the National Capital Region. These events include presidential inaugurations
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High in the Sky: Military Medevac Partnership Saves Lives

Story by Alexandra Snyder on 04/04/2017 The D.C. Capital area is vibrant, bustling, but despite the ready access it provides to entertainment, outdoor activities and shopping, the congested roadways can present problems for ground transportation. Rapid travel over highways is impossible in most areas of the region during peak hours,
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Exchange's You Made the Grade Program Rewards Military Students' Achievements

Story by Conner Hammett on 03/28/2017 For 17 years, the Army & Air Force Exchange Service's You Made the Grade program has been a cornerstone of military life. Now, students who participated in the program as children are passing it on to another generation of military studentsand the Exchange is
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Army Reserve Soldiers Prepare for Retirement

By Capt. Valerie Palacios FORT BELVOIR, Va. U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers should begin planning for retirement as soon as they join the service, according to Maj. Quana Wright, retirement services officer in charge for the 99th Regional Support Command Army Retirement Services Office. The 99th RSC held one of its
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