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Ocean Springs woman sets milestone in U.S. Army

Lakota Lancaster of Ocean Springs has become the first female from Mississippi to qualify for combat duty in the Army. She has just finished her basic training and will return to Ft. Banning, Ga., for her Ranger training before an expected deployment next year.

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Ocean Springs woman sets milestone in U.S. Army

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