joint base lewis-mcchord

JBLM to Conduct Howitzer Training on Base
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD (AP) — Officials at Joint Base Lewis-McChord want the public to know that the loud booms they'll hear this week is just practice.
Starting Monday at 6:30 a.m., the First Battalion will conduct training with M777 155mm Howitzers at JBLM...
Army Panel Sides With Doctor on Drug Test
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. (AP) — A panel of senior Army officers has recommended against additional punishment for a doctor jailed at Joint Base Lewis-McChord on a drug charge based on results from a contaminated urine sample.
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Joint Base Lewis-McChord to Cut About 900 Civilian Jobs
JOINT BASE LEWIS MCCHORD, Wash. (AP) — Joint Base Lewis-McChord is expected to cut about 900 civilian jobs over the next few years.
The News-Tribune reports the job reductions will mostly be accomplished by not filling openings and offering incentives for early retirement.
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Staff Sgt. Bales Pleads Guilty
SEATTLE (AP) — The Army staff sergeant charged with murdering 16 Afghan villagers during pre-dawn raids last year has agreed to plead guilty in a deal to avoid the death penalty.
John Henry Browne, an attorney for Staff Sgt. Robert Bales, tells The Associated Press that the Ohio native will ent…