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Major quits Army and sends medals back to Queen in protest at eight inquiries into Iraqi death

Major Robert Campbell A decorated major facing his eighth investigation over the death of an Iraqi teenager 15 years ago has given his medals back and quit the Army in protest. Major Robert Campbell, who was wounded in the line of duty, became so disillusioned he returned his medals to the Queen, it has emerged. Buckingham Palace confirmed it sent the major a letter in response, which he described as “very touching”. Major Campbell, who serves in the Royal Engineers, said his decision to resign was a consequence of his career having been “poisoned” by a series of inquiries into the death of the Iraqi in 2003. Ministers are now… Read More

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108 Fourth Avenue, Hendersonville

This exquisite loft condominium in the heart of Historic Downtown Hendersonville offers easy living. With a comfortable blend of warm, rich decor and romantic flair, this loft is full of fine details. Watch the activity on Main Street from above on your private balcony. A wonderful rooftop terrace provides a private oasis. Home Details: APPROX. SQ. FT: 3,668 BED/BATH: 3/3 HALF BATH: 1 Meet the Agent: Sarah Smith Source Article

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Joan E. Tripp

HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. – Joan Elizabeth (Lovett) Tripp, of Hendersonville, passed away peacefully Monday, Feb. 5, 2018, at Elizabeth House in Hendersonville, after her year-long battle with cancer. Joan was born Sept. 18, 1959, in Dixon, and was a 1981 graduate of Duke University. She was an avid runner, compassionate educator, and accomplished musician, who enjoyed playing clarinet in the Hendersonville Community Band. A loving mother and beloved wife, Joan’s number one priority was always her family. She is survived by her loving husband of 31 years, Tim; four children, Emily, Jeremy, Cameron, and Jordan; grandson, Elijah; brother, Don (Nikki); sister-in-law, Lisa; and parents, Donald and Carol Lovett. She was preceded… Read More

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