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Evans soldier one of Army's 'best warriors'

...and assembled M-4 rifles; and endured a high-paced hike in which he dragged a casualty on a sled while wearing a gas mask and protective gear.Sergeant Major of the Army, Ray Chandler, chaired Spoon's review board to evaluate his appearance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-12/evans-soldier-one-armys-best
Fort Gordon soldiers take part in explosive chemical mission drill

...above Field 23 to simulate a chemical, biological and explosive-type mission.Soldiers had eight seconds to put on gas masks, and no more than 10 minutes to don the rest of their protective gear.While most soldiers remain sheltered, specially...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-13/fort-gordon-soldiers-take-par
Obama seeking congressional OK for Syria action

...missile attack from next-door Syria or any of its allies.Missile defenses were deployed in the northern part of the country several days ago, and large crowds have been gathering at gas mask-distribution centers to pick up protection kits.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2013-08-31/obama-seeking-congressional-
12 dead, 59 injured in Colo. 'Batman' shooting

AURORA, Colo. - A gunman in a gas mask barged into a crowded Denver-area theater during a midnight...Aurora police Chief Dan Oates said the suspect wore a gas mask, a ballistic helmet and vest as well as leg, groin and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-07-20/12-dead-59-injured-colo-batm
Clemson walk-on keeps promise made in Afghanistan

...pull-ups, pushups and sit-ups each day. He's run the steps at Clemson's massive Memorial Stadium in a military gas mask to increase his fitness.He began classes earlier this year and is majoring in political science. He hopes to get into...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/clemson/2012-08-01/clemson-walk-keeps-promis
Federal dollars provide increased vigilance in SC since 9-11 attacks

...EMS in the state to be carrying personal protection equipment around in the trunk of their car, where you've got a gas mask, protective suit, protective boots, the whole nine yards, to help you if you run into a chemical or biological situation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2011-09-05/federal-dollars-provide-
'My Hero' children's book tells nurse's story

...or even understand it, his dad doesn't hide that he's dealing with having a polyp removed from his colon, or that gas masks will be needed as he spends the next day on "the throne" as he prepares for the invasive procedure.In Dr. Maggie...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/aiken/2010-10-01/my-hero-childrens-book-tells-
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'Killzone 2' lives up to hype, gives 'Halo' run for its money

...big-screen war epic. In the first Killzone , the ruthless Emperor Visari invaded your home, Vekta, with his red-eyed, gas-mask-wearing Helghast army. Now you get to return the favor. After a brief sequence of your team crash-landing on the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/02/26/ent_512682.shtml
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Contaminated retiree unfazed

...Cold War days when bomb production was a national top priority. "We hadn't yet developed criteria for when to put on gas masks." Like many former SRS workers, Mr. Overman is disturbed by what he calls unbalanced media reports and information...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/05/18/met_208496.shtml
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Police say father held kids, wife in squalor

...man held his family captive for three years, the place was so filthy and bug-infested that one officer had to wear a gas mask and another refused to continue. Thousands of roaches and other bugs crawled in and out of drawers, cupboards and furniture...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/08/14/met_469446.shtml
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