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Garrison commander pledges full support to community educational success

By Megan Garcia, Fort Benning Maneuver Center of Excellence Public Affairs Office FORT BENNING, Ga. (Sept. 20, 2017) – The Fort Benning garrison commander and various Soldiers and civilian employees from post participated in the 2017 Greater Columbus Partners in Education Kick-Off Conference at the Columbus Convention and Trade Center in Columbus, Georgia, on Sept. 15. Established in 1987 as

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2-47 Infantry partners with McBride Elementary to Read Across America

Spc. Robert Macklin, 2-47 Infantry Battalion, reads to a group of McBride Elementary students Feb. 27 during Read Across America Week.

By 1st Lt. Breona R. Moses, S-1, 2nd Battalion 47th Infantry Regiment / FORT BENNING, Ga. – McBride Elementary School and Soldiers from the 2nd Battalion 47th Infantry Regiment partnered recently to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Read Across America Week. Thousands of schools, libraries, and community centers across the country participate in Read Across America Week each year in

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3-81 Soldiers support Columbus middle school during Red Ribbon Week

1st Lt. Ali Chouhdry, 3-81 Armored Regiment, judged doors decorated by students Oct. 28 at the Veterans Memorial Middle School as part of Red Ribbon Week and Halloween festivities. Veterans Middle School and 3-81 Armored Brigade are Partners in Education. (Photo by Capt. Ramsey Goodner)

By Capt. Ramsey Goodner, 3-81 Armored Regiment Public Affairs / COLUMBUS, Ga. (Oct 28) –Soldiers from the 3rd Battalion, 81st Armored Regiment helped decorate the Veteran’s Memorial Middle School, “Haunted Hallway,” in support of Red Ribbon week and Halloween festivities. Since its beginning in 1985, the Red Ribbon has touched the lives of millions of people around the world. In

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2016 Kickoff Conference stresses the importance of partners in education

Dr. Todd Carver, left, Faith Middle School assistant principal, and Traci Kornett, a sixth-grade teacher at Faith Middle School, discuss the schoolwide Turkey Trot project Sept. 16 at the Greater Columbus Chamber of Commerce's 2016 Partners in Education Kickoff Conference.

By Danielle Davis, Bayonet & Saber / The Greater Columbus Georgia Chamber of Commerce held the 2016 Partners in Education Kickoff Conference Sept. 16 at the Columbus Convention and Trade Center. “We’re here today to put our game plan together along with our PIE partner, the 2nd Battalion, 47th Infantry Regiment,” said Phyllis Parker, the principal of McBride Elementary School.

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