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4th MEB Snipers Hone Skills November 27, 2001 — Scout Snipers with the 4th Marine Expeditionary Brigade's Anti-Terrorism Battalion (AT Bn.) are conducting an eight-day course to better hone their war fighting skills in an urban environment. "The regular scout sniper course is based on green side, jungle settings, long range shots and reconnaissance.  The urban course is learning how to shoot MORE
4th MEB Increases NBC Capabilities November 27, 2001 — Marines from the 4th Marine Expeditionary Brigade's Anti-Terrorism Battalion were on a routine mission to reinforce an embassy when they received word that there had been an explosion at the main gate of the embassy, two individuals had run in and thrown two canisters, and there was a Marine down suffering from muscle spasms.  As soon as word was MORE
Local officials meet to discuss anti-terrorism measures November 27, 2001 — About 150 emergency managers and senior government officials from 10 Eastern North Carolina counties met at the Paradise Point Officer's Club here for the Terrorism Awareness Workshop Nov. 27. The event, which was hosted by Base Commanding General Maj. Gen. David M. Mize, was used as a forum for officials to discuss state terrorism initiatives. "I MORE
AA Bn cultivates own with NCO symposium November 27, 2001 — It has been said by many that the backbone of the Marine Corps lies in the hands of its noncommissioned officers. At a recent NCO symposium held at the Paradise Point golf course here, Marines with 2d Assault Amphibian Battalion learned first hand the knowledge and traits that an NCO should have to carry such a load. More than 100 Marines ranging MORE
Midshipmen battle Cadets - Coach Rick Lantz questioned November 26, 2001 — Editor's Note: This Saturday on CBS one of college football's great rivalries takes place as the Midshipmen of Navy challenge the Cadets of Army at Veteran's Stadium in Philadelphia. Combat Correspondent Staff Sgt. Jason Huffine talked to Navy interim Head Coach Rick Lantz yesterday about his Marine past, how he motivates a team and what Navy can MORE
Recon is looking for a few good men November 25, 2001 — A small contingent of reconnaissance Marines from Camp Lejeune established a patrol base atop the Briery Mountain here recently to practice basic survival skills, assault rappelling and climbing techniques. Whether they come over land, by sea or air, reconnaissance Marines bring with them not only their specialized arsenal and equipment, but more MORE
USO gives local community memorable Thanksgiving November 22, 2001 — Service members' "home away from home", Jacksonville's United Service Organization (USO) hosted a Thanksgiving feast for those who could not make it home to their families and those who wanted to share the holiday with others. More than 1,000 Marines and their families attended the event, enjoying 45 turkeys with all the trimmings, dessert and the MORE
Veteran Marine Boxer returns to ring helping MC team November 21, 2001 — At 53, one would think that William "Big Stan" Stankowski would be ready to hang up his boxing gloves, but this is just the beginning of a new era for "Ski". Stankowski, a Bay View, Wisc. native, actively referees for the Marine Corps boxing team with Marines whom he once coached.  He is a major part of Marine Corps boxing history, having fought MORE
Single Marine Program grand opening sets precedent November 20, 2001 — The new Single Marine Program headquarters was opened recently in a ceremony that attracted Marines from all corners of Camp Lejeune. "I am extremely excited to be here and being part of the opening," said     Maj. Gen. David M. Mize, Commanding General Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, before he officially opened the new headquarters. "Fifty seven MORE
8th ESB building ISMT, teamwork November 20, 2001 — "There is no limit to the amount of good that people can accomplish, if they don't care who gets the credit." These are the words of musician, writer and video maker Peter Gabriel. The aforementioned quote also relates to the work that the 2d Platoon, Charlie Company, 8th Engineer Support Battalion has been doing toward the construction of the 2d MORE

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