Tag Archives: Columbus State University

Maj. Gen. Eric J. Wesley speaks at Jim Blanchard Leadership Forum

Maj. Gen. Eric J. Wesley, Maneuver Center of Excellence commanding general, addresses attendees at the Jim Blanchard Leadership Forum, Aug. 28, at the Columbus Convention and Trade Center. Founded in 2005, the Jim Blanchard Leadership Forum, hosted by the Leadership Institute at Columbus State University, is the premier leadership event in the region and offers an intimate setting with some

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Fort Benning Doughboys fall 34-24 in finale: Team sets focus for 2017

The Fort Benning Doughboys went head-to-head against the Columbus State University Cougars in the Doughboy Bowl Oct. 20 at Doughboy Stadium. (Photo Credit: Gerald Williams)

By Gerald Williams, Bayonet & Saber / FORT BENNING, Ga., (Oct. 26, 2016) — Despite lacking team depth, the Fort Benning Doughboys put up a spirited fight Oct. 20 against the bigger and more experienced Columbus State Cougars during the annual Doughboy Bowl on Fort Benning. The Doughboys kept the game close, but the Cougars experience proved to be the

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Annual forum brings together civilian, military leaders

Gen. David Perkins, commanding general of the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, spoke at the Jim Blanchard Leadership Forum 2016 at the Columbus, Georgia Convention & Trade Center Sept. 13.

Gen. David Perkins, commanding general of the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, spoke at the Jim Blanchard Leadership Forum 2016 at the Columbus, Georgia Convention & Trade Center Sept. 13. The forum is an annual event hosted by the Leadership Institute at Columbus State University. Since its creation in 2006, the Jim Blanchard Leadership Forum has been successful in

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Fort Benning All Army Boxing Champion competes in the Sugar Bert National Qualifier

A boxer in the male children's division throws a series of punches in the Sugar Bert National Qualifier Aug. 27 at Columbus State University.

By Gerald Williams, Bayonet & Saber / Scores of people lined up Aug. 27 to participate in the Sugar Bert National Title Belt Qualifier at Columbus State University for the chance to qualify for the national championship in November. Amongst the many competitors, Fort Benning’s 1st Lt. Logan Burns, 1st Battalion, 46th Infantry Regiment, All Army Boxing champion, participated in

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