soldier http://wkms.org en Widow of Fort Campbell Soldier Sues Fox and National Geographic http://wkms.org/post/widow-fort-campbell-soldier-sues-fox-and-national-geographic <p></p><p>The widow of a Fort Campbell soldier killed in a blast in Afghanistan is suing the National Geographic Society and Fox Cable Networks for airing images of her family in a documentary about a combat hospital. Donnice Roberts filed the lawsuit this month in federal court in Texas. Tue, 13 Nov 2012 14:19:05 +0000 Shelly Baskin & The Associated Press 24441 at http://wkms.org Widow of Fort Campbell Soldier Sues Fox and National Geographic Soldier sentenced for hiring hitman http://wkms.org/post/soldier-sentenced-hiring-hitman <p>Fort Campbell soldier Joshua Huntley will spend 11 years in prison for trying to hire a hit man to kill his ex-girlfriend.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 22 Jun 2012 16:57:15 +0000 Associated Press 18494 at http://wkms.org Soldier sentenced for hiring hitman Fort Campbell Soldier Sentenced to Life http://wkms.org/post/fort-campbell-soldier-sentenced-life <p>A Fort Campbell soldier has been sentenced to life without parole in the deaths of his estranged wife and former mother-in-law. Brent Burke was charged in the 2007 slayings of Tracy Burke and Karen Comer. He had four mistrials in civilian court in Hardin County leading charges to be dismissed.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 09 May 2012 14:29:42 +0000 associated press 17907 at http://wkms.org Fort Campbell Soldier Sentenced to Life Kentucky Soldier Stopped in Georgia Chase Dies http://wkms.org/post/kentucky-soldier-stopped-georgia-chase-dies <p>Fort Campbell officials say a soldier involved in a chase by Georgia State Police after his wife was found dead has also died of a gunshot wound.&nbsp; The wound was apparently self-inflicted during the pursuit.&nbsp; Authorities say 22-year-old Specialist Rico Rawls Jr. died at about 2 Monday afternoon.&nbsp; Military police responding to an alleged domestic dispute in housing at the post found Jessica Rawls dead from what appeared to be a gunshot wound late last week. Wed, 18 Apr 2012 13:02:08 +0000 Todd Hatton & The Associated Press 17674 at http://wkms.org Fort Campbell Soldier Arrested http://wkms.org/post/fort-campbell-soldier-arrested <p>A Fort Campbell soldier has been arrested in Georgia after a high-speed chase in connection with the fatal shooting of his wife. Army officials say they were responding to a report of a domestic dispute in on-base housing Friday when they discovered the body of the soldier&rsquo;s wife. The suspect was apprehended after a chase involving Georgia State Police.&nbsp; Fort Campbell officials say the suspect shot himself and was in critical condition Saturday evening. The names of the suspect and the victim are being withheld pending notification of next of kin.<br /><br /><br /> Mon, 16 Apr 2012 13:58:20 +0000 AP 17644 at http://wkms.org Fort Campbell Soldiers Learn Afghan Relationship Building http://wkms.org/post/fort-campbell-soldiers-learn-afghan-relationship-building <p>In Fort Campbell Soldiers from the 327th Infantry Regimentof the 1st Brigade Combat team are in intensive training for a potential deployment this winter. Among their training missions is a Soldier Leader Engagement, where Soldiers practice relationship building with Afghans. But as Chad Lampe reports it isn’t as easy as a smile and a hand shake.</p> Fri, 02 Mar 2012 23:57:41 +0000 Chad Lampe 17138 at http://wkms.org Fort Campbell Soldiers Learn Afghan Relationship Building Panetta Visits Fort Campbell http://wkms.org/post/panetta-visits-fort-campbell <p><span style="font-size: 12pt; line-height: 200%; font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;;">Defense Secretary Leon Panetta says the military will not be intimidated by the attacks on U.S. soldiers in the wake of the Quran burnings. He made the comments today during a visit to Fort Campbell, where hundreds of soldiers will deploy this year as a part of a new Afghanistan advisory mission. Fri, 02 Mar 2012 22:47:01 +0000 Gary Pitts 17132 at http://wkms.org