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Funeral at Columbia AME church for the Rev. Daniel Simmons, Charleston church shooting victim

...time as an Army veteran was displayed on the screen in the sanctuary.Simmons was to be buried later in the day at Fort Jackson National Cemetery located at the Army installation near Columbia.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-02/funeral-columbia-ame-church-rev-dan
Milestones

...graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia. She is the daughter...graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia. He is the son of Freddie...graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia. He is the son of...

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...a 2008 graduate of Evans High School.? Army Pvt. Khalid E. Thorne has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia. He is the former ward of Nina F. Thorne, of Augusta, and a 2013 graduate of Glenn Hills High School...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-06-16/milestones
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...Woods and Elizabeth Platte King.Military? Army Pvt. Tianna V. Smith has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. She is the daughter of Debra and Theodore Smith of Augusta and Charselyn S. Riley of Hephzibah...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-06-02/milestones
Navy divers to explore sunken Savannah River boat

...steam machinery and large portions of the ship's armored encasement. The armor for the ship, which was anchored off Fort Jackson as a floating gun battery, was made out of railroad iron. Archaeologists will still make sure there are no other remnants...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-26/navy-divers-explore-sunken-s
Navy divers to help raise confederate warship artifacts

...steam machinery and large portions of the ship's armored encasement. The armor for the ship, which was anchored off Fort Jackson as a floating gun battery, was made out of railroad iron.Archaeologists will still make sure there are no other remnants...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-05-24/navy-divers-help-raise-confederate-
Sanford: Fort Jackson's size, missions could fend off closure

FORT JACKSON, S.C. -- The sheer size of Fort Jackson and its variety of military missions could help keep base...Retired Army Maj. Gen. John Renner, a former commander of Fort Jackson who accompanied Sanford on the tour, said afterward that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/26/met_386195.shtml
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Army says teen lied about Fort Jackson abduction

FORT JACKSON, S.C. - The Army says a teen who claimed he was abducted from Fort Jackson was lying because he did not get his parents' permission to leave the post.Fort Jackson spokesman Pat Jones said Friday that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-04-01/army-says-teen-lied-about-fo
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Veteran's widow finds peace at Fort Jackson National Cemetery

FORT JACKSON, S.C. -- Bobby Truitt's white...identical to more than 1,500 others at Fort Jackson National Cemetery, S.C.But the life...Gene Linxwiler, the director of the Fort Jackson cemetery.Bobby Truitt's headstone...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-05-27/veterans-widow-finds-peace-fo
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...Adams has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia. She is the daughter of Tonya G. Adams and...Taylor Jr. has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia. He is the brother of Natasha Franklin and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-05-19/milestones