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President-elect Donald Trump has named Vincent Viola, a veteran of Fort Campbell’s 101st Airborne Division, to be the next Secretary of the Army.  

Viola, a billionaire businessman and owner of the National Hockey League's Florida Panthers, was named by Trump’s transition team Monday.

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Fort Campbell is holding a memorial service for 248 soldiers who were killed 31 years ago in a plane crash.

A statement from the Army post on the Kentucky-Tennessee line says the service will be held Monday at the Gander Memorial Site.

The plane crashed Dec. 12, 1985, at Gander International Airport in Newfoundland, Canada. The soldiers were assigned to 3rd Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade, 101st Airborne Division. They were headed back to the post from a six-month peacekeeping mission in the Sinai Peninsula.

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Two Fort Campbell soldiers were charged Tuesday with murder, kidnapping and conspiracy in the disappearance of another soldier. 

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  The Defense Department has announced that Maj. Gen. Andrew P. Poppas will take over as commanding general at Fort Campbell.

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170 soldiers from the U.S. Army’s 101st Airborne Division have returned to Fort Campbell after a 9-month deployment in Iraq.  

A welcome home ceremony with family and friends of the troops was held at the base this morning (Fri).

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The 101st Airborne Division commander and staff return to Fort Campbell Friday from a nine-month deployment in Iraq and Kuwait.

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Three Fort Campbell Soldiers supporting Operation Inherent Resolve were killed in Jordan. 

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The 101st Airborne Division Sustainment Brigade/2nd Battalion, 44th Air Defense Artillery Regiment in Fort Campbell, Kentucky, will host a Welcome Home Ceremony Saturday, November 5, at 10 a.m. for approximately 250 Soldiers returning from 9-month deployments to Iraq in support of Operation Inherent Resolve and Afghanistan in support of Operation Freedom's Sentinel.

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The U.S. Army says two Fort Campbell soldiers are being held as "persons of interest" in another soldier's disappearance nearly two months ago. 

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A coalition of security forces, led by the US Army’s 101st Airborne Division out of Fort Campbell, have begun an offensive to retake a stronghold of the so-called Islamic State.