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Family of fatal shooting victim gives statement after preliminary hearing for man charged in the incident 01:31

Family of fatal shooting victim gives statement after preliminary hearing for man charged in the incident

Columbus Recorder's Court: Incident involving paintball gun led to Stone Creek Court fatal shooting 05:16

Columbus Recorder's Court: Incident involving paintball gun led to Stone Creek Court fatal shooting

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Fallen soldiers remembered during paver dedication ceremony at National Infantry Museum

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Remembering a soldier's legacy this Memorial Day at Fort Benning

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Fallen heroes remembered during Memorial Day program at Linwood Cemetery

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Authors state case for Columbus, Ga., as birthplace of Memorial Day

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Debbie Ball to be inducted into the Georgia High School Coaches Hall of Fame

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Hearing postponed for man accused in Stone Creek Court shooting 00:36

Hearing postponed for man accused in Stone Creek Court shooting

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Attorney for Peachtree Mall shooting suspect says client is working mother who maintains her innocence

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Defense attorney for man charged in Stone Creek Court fatal shooting says he didn't intend to harm victim

Jennifer Curry, defense attorney for Timothy Tarr, answers questions Tuesday afternoon from the media after a preliminary hearing for her client in Columbus Recorder's Court. These are excerpts from her remarks.

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Family of fatal shooting victim gives statement after preliminary hearing for man charged in the incident

Leland Sharp,left, father of Temiko Washington, center, reads a statement to the media Tuesday after a preliminary hearing for Timothy Tarr, who is charged in the fatal shooting of Washington's husband Alcides Ruben Washington. Tarr, who was assigned to Fort Benning, pleaded not guilty to murder, aggravated assault and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime. He was ordered held in the Muscogee County Jail with bond.

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Columbus Recorder's Court: Incident involving paintball gun led to Stone Creek Court fatal shooting

According to testimony this afternoon (May 31) in Columbus Recorder’s Court, a military police officer killed his friend Tuesday night at his Stone Creek Court home following an incident involving a paintball gun. Timothy Tarr, who was assigned to Fort Benning, pleaded not guilty to murder, aggravated assault and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime. He was ordered held in the Muscogee County Jail with bond.

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Fallen soldiers remembered during paver dedication ceremony at National Infantry Museum

The Rev. Richard M. Wright, a decorated military veteran who served in Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm, will never forget the two men who died in the Euphrates River Valley in 1991. Wright shared the experience on Monday at a Memorial Day paver dedication ceremony on the Heritage Walk, located at the National Infantry Museum and Soldier Center. More than 300 people gathered for the occasion, including military leaders, elected officials and the relatives of fallen soldiers. A total of 170 pavers were dedicated and added to the 5,000 already installed.

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Trump scolds media: How dare you question me

If you like contentious, insult-laced news conferences, you’ll be in luck should Donald Trump ascend to the White House, the likely Republican president nominee acknowledges. Speaking to reporters from Trump Tower, ostensibly to detail the veterans’ groups he raised money for, a testy Trump turns the 40-minute appearance into a litany of complaints against political reporters, at one point calling an ABC News reporter “a sleaze.”

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Family of fatal shooting victim gives statement after preliminary hearing for man charged in the incident 01:31

Family of fatal shooting victim gives statement after preliminary hearing for man charged in the incident

Columbus Recorder's Court: Incident involving paintball gun led to Stone Creek Court fatal shooting 05:16

Columbus Recorder's Court: Incident involving paintball gun led to Stone Creek Court fatal shooting

Fallen soldiers remembered during paver dedication ceremony at National Infantry Museum 01:10

Fallen soldiers remembered during paver dedication ceremony at National Infantry Museum

Beep Baseball levels the playing field for visually impaired children 02:11

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Remembering a soldier's legacy this Memorial Day at Fort Benning

Fallen heroes remembered during Memorial Day program at Linwood Cemetery 02:17

Fallen heroes remembered during Memorial Day program at Linwood Cemetery

Behind the scenes at the 57th Masters Water Ski and Wakeboard Tournament 00:48

Behind the scenes at the 57th Masters Water Ski and Wakeboard Tournament

Authors state case for Columbus, Ga., as birthplace of Memorial Day 02:47

Authors state case for Columbus, Ga., as birthplace of Memorial Day

Debbie Ball to be inducted into the Georgia High School Coaches Hall of Fame 04:31

Debbie Ball to be inducted into the Georgia High School Coaches Hall of Fame

Debbie Ball discusses Title IX and opening doors 02:58

Debbie Ball discusses Title IX and opening doors

Hearing postponed for man accused in Stone Creek Court shooting 00:36

Hearing postponed for man accused in Stone Creek Court shooting

Attorney for Peachtree Mall shooting suspect says client is working mother who maintains her innocence 01:39

Attorney for Peachtree Mall shooting suspect says client is working mother who maintains her innocence

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Defense attorney for man charged in Stone Creek Court fatal shooting says he didn't intend to harm victim

Jennifer Curry, defense attorney for Timothy Tarr, answers questions Tuesday afternoon from the media after a preliminary hearing for her client in Columbus Recorder's Court. These are excerpts from her remarks.
Mike Haskey mhaskey@ledger-enquirer.com
Defense attorney for man charged in Stone Creek Court fatal shooting says he didn't intend to harm victim 01:19

Defense attorney for man charged in Stone Creek Court fatal shooting says he didn't intend to harm victim

Family of fatal shooting victim gives statement after preliminary hearing for man charged in the incident 01:31

Family of fatal shooting victim gives statement after preliminary hearing for man charged in the incident

Columbus Recorder's Court: Incident involving paintball gun led to Stone Creek Court fatal shooting 05:16

Columbus Recorder's Court: Incident involving paintball gun led to Stone Creek Court fatal shooting

Fallen soldiers remembered during paver dedication ceremony at National Infantry Museum 01:10

Fallen soldiers remembered during paver dedication ceremony at National Infantry Museum