The Army’s latest suicide prevention measure involves getting psychiatrists and counselors as close as possible to the problem – the home front.Read more ›
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Military suicides continue to increase, and Pentagon officials are noticing an alarming rise among special operations personnel. Defense Department data shows 17 confirmed or suspected suicides this year among elite commandos. At least two were at Fort Campbell.Read more ›
State officials are offering their condolences to the family and friends of a soldier from Franklin who died Thursday. Specialist Jason Edens was wounded in Afghanistan two weeks ago during an attack on his unit.Read more ›
For many wounded veterans from Iraq and Afghanistan, push-ups, pull-ups and platoon runs have become impossible. For them, the Army has been developing what it calls “enhanced” physical training.Read more ›
Nashville Congressman Jim Cooper is joining the call for a federal investigation into how the Army Corps of Engineers handled rising floodwaters at its dams.Read more ›
Fort Campbell officials will resume policing Clarksville bars for unruly soldiers starting Thursday night.Read more ›