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SC Guard troops leave on Puerto Rico mission

The first group of about 150 South Carolina Army National Guard engineer soldiers left McEntire Joint National Guard Base outside Columbia on Sunday evening headed for Puerto Rico. They will be clearing roads to reach areas cut off since Category 4 Hurricane Maria crossed the island Sept. 20.

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