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N.C. Army Post Earns 'Bragging' Rights

Posted January 9, 2002 1:41 a.m. EST

— Army soldiers from across the country took a vote and Fort Bragg came out on top.

Readers of the popular military newspaper,

"Army Times"

, chose Fort Bragg as the winner of the 2001

Best Post Award

.

In casting their votes, soldiers cited new construction, a quality lifestyle and a strong sense of community as the reasons why Fort Bragg stood out above the rest.

Fort Bragg also topped the list as the best place for singles, recreation and housing.