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President Obama to visit post
President Barack Obama is returning to the Coastal Empire for the first time since 2010.

President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama are expected to visit Fort Stewart Friday, but don’t count on getting to see him unless you’re invited.
A White House media advisory released Tuesday said the president and first lady would meet with troops, veterans and military families in an event that is closed to the public. The visit was announced Friday by White House Press Secretary Jay Carney during a press briefing.
The message the Obamas will bring has not been released.
Fort Stewart spokesman Kevin Larson said there likely will be closures on post to accommodate the event, details were not available Tuesday.
Fort Stewart officials declined further comment, citing a desire to wait until after the president’s appearance.

Read more in the April 25 edition of the News.

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