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A Korean War soldier whose remains were found 66 years after he went missing has been laid to rest with full military honors. The Leaf Chronicle reports the remains of 20-year-old Sgt. Robert Roy Cummings were found last year in November.

Update: Fort Campbell has identified the soldiers as 32-year-old Spc. Priscilla East of Missouri City, Texas, and 28-year-old Spc. Christopher Hoch of Ferndale, Michigan. Hoch was posthumously promoted to the rank of sergeant.  The incident is under investigation


Two soldiers injured in a helicopter crash at Fort Campbell remain in critical condition.

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Medical examiners have identified skeletal remains in Robertson County, Tennessee as those of a missing Fort Campbell Soldier. 

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Some 100 Fort Campbell soldiers in the 1st Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team ‘Bastogne’ are returning home Wednesday from Cameroon in Africa. 

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The 101st Airborne Division at Fort Campbell is holding a ceremony marking a change in leadership this week. 

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Gov. Matt Bevin says he’s working with incoming President Donald Trump’s administration to come up with a bill that would bring Kentucky into compliance with stricter ID and driver’s license standards.

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  More soldiers from the 101st division will be making their return to Fort Campbell this Sunday. The soldiers are from 2nd Brigade Combat Team "STRIKE" and will be welcomed home with a ceremony of family and friends. The soldiers are returning from a nine-month deployment to Iraq and other areas in Southwest Asia, where the unit performed duties as the task force supporting the Combined Joint Forces Land Component Command. Their primary mission was to advise and assist, train, and equip the Iraqi security forces to fight the Islamic state.

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More 101st soldiers in the 2nd Brigade Combat Team are set to return to Fort Campbell on Thursday. 

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Update: Governor Matt Bevin will order flags lowered to half-staff in honor of Spc. Booker on the date of interment. Service arrangements are not yet complete.