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    Fire Department Wins Best Medium Sized Department in IMCOM Atlantic Region

    Fire Department Wins Best Medium Sized Department in IMCOM Atlantic Region

    Story and Photo By Shannon Bishop, USAG Public Affairs

    Just a few months shy of one year after moving into their new Fire and Emergency Services building, the Fort Detrick Fire Department has won the Best Medium Sized Fire Department in the Atlantic Region for the Installation Management Command.

    "This is a huge deal," said Brian Wheeler, Fort Detrick fire chief, about winning the IMCOM Atlantic region award. "This team has worked hard even through the furlough. This [award] is quite an accomplishment."

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    Lt. Col. Mary Peters

    LEADING BY EXAMPLE: A SOLDIER SPEAKS OUT ABOUT DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

    STORY BY JACQUELINE M. HAMES, SOLDIERS LIVE

    Lt. Col. Mary Peters, an enthusiastic and friendly woman, is everything you would expect from an Army officer. She serves as the Information Management Control Officer for the Alcohol Control and Substance Abuse Program at the Army's Ready & Resilient Campaign headquarters in Arlington, Va.

    But a dark secret lurks behind that bright personality — a secret that she shared at her recent promotion ceremony. Peters had been a victim of domestic violence. She told her story with dignity, grace and compassion to help others, now retired Lt. Col. Gregory Canty, a former coworker present at the ceremony, said.

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