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yesterday

BACH staff observes Thanksgiving holiday

See what services will be available during the holiday.

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Monday

Obama widens post-2014 combat role for forces in Afghanistan

Obama has approved plans to give U.S. military commanders a wider role to fight the Taliban alongside Afghan forces.

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Monday

AP Sources: Hagel resigning as Defense secretary

Sources say that Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is resigning from President Barack Obama’s Cabinet.

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Friday

Operation Warfighter helps soldiers find new careers

The OWF’s quarterly career fair places soldiers in internships.

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Friday

Soldiers of 101st Sustainment Brigade return on Thanksgiving

Approximately 140 Soldiers from the 594th Transportation Company will return to Fort Campbell from Kuwait.

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Thursday

159th Combat Aviation Brigade to deactivate

Fort Campbell will lose 2,400 soldiers as a result of the deactivation.

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Nov. 19, 2014

Fort Campbell to hold education fair

Fort Campbell Army Continuing Education Services will host an education fair Thursday, Nov. 20.

Sgt. Hasan Akbar, left, is led from the Staff Judge Advocate Building at Fort Bragg, N.C., Wednesday, April 27, 2005, during the sentencing phase of his court-martial. Akbar, a soldier with the 101st Airborne Division was convicted last week by a unanimous 15-person jury on two counts of premeditated murder and three counts of attempted murder. Akbar faces either a life sentence or death sentence for killing two officers and wounding 14 others at Camp Pennsylvania, Kuwait, March 23, 2003 Akbar's lawyers said he plans to make a statement to the jury Thursday.

Nov. 18, 2014

Former soldier gets hearing before military appeals court

Former Fort Campbell soldier Hasan Akbar was sentenced to death for killing two fellow soldiers.

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Nov. 17, 2014

Hagel credits US military with Ebola progress

Defense Secretary says it’s too soon to say when military’s Ebola mission will be finished.

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Nov. 16, 2014

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel visits Fort Campbell

Fort Campbell visit one of five stops by Pentagon chief.

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