Ft. Jackson limits public access

FORT JACKSON, S.C. - People who want to visit Fort Jackson but don't have Defense Department identification...soldiers trained at the post annually.Fort Jackson spokesman Pat Jones apologized in a statement...


...Clements has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia. She is the daughter of Jessie L. Clements...Rashad White has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, and Advanced Individual Training at Fort...

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...

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...

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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...

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...thousands of students.Official: Fort Jackson hospital not closingCOLUMBIA...losing its community hospital.Fort Jackson Deputy Commander Col. Mark Shade...military and civilian workers at Fort Jackson, and the more than 60,000 soldiers...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Fate plays role in success of Robin and Linda Williams

...Presbyterian College in Clinton, S.C., in 1969. He was ordered by Uncle Sam to report for a physical examination at Fort Jackson, S.C., to see whether he was fit enough to be inducted into the Army. At that time, most draftees were being...

Homeowners dissatisfied with construction, customer service from developer Crown Communities

...Mili tary First" program to facilitate home-buying for families at Fort Gordon, Fort Ben ning in Columbus and Fort Jackson in Columbia.Haeff ner's husband was stationed at Fort Gordon when they bought their house in 2012, but she was...

Bismark Dennis

...314 A Laney Walker Blvd. Ext., Augusta, GA 30901. Burial will on Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at 11:00am at Fort Jackson National Cemetery in Columbia, S.C. with Pastor F.L. Patterson.

Franklin Hill

...Air Force in 1980 after 22 years. Franklin was a veteran of the Korean War and also retired from Civil Service out of Fort Jackson, SC as a Supervisory Contract Specialist. He loved animals, reading, and spending time with his family. In addition...