Lost Purple Heart reunited with family after Aiken auction

...military artifacts, knew he had to make an offer.In a sale that saw only two bids, Bolgla rescued the forgotten medal of 2nd Lt. Harley Kempter for $75 from Cheeks Auction Co.Working with Purple Hearts Reunited, a nonprofit organization based...

Run to honor fallen Marines, sailors begins

...ammunition that will be fired on Nov. 6.Marine Gunnery Sgt. Tyson Nicolet would be thinking about his best friend, 2nd Lt. James Cathey, when he laced up his running shoes Friday night. Cathey, who was killed by an improvised explosive device...

Charlie Stulb Jr.'s obituary leaves out achievements

...Silver Star, given for individual gallantry. Here is what he did to get it.In the final weeks of the First World War, 2nd Lt. Stulb, then 24, led his men outside the Argonne Forest as part of a larger Allied attack against the Germans massed...

Volunteer gives time to youths

On Wednesday afternoons, Army 2nd Lt. Johnathan Harvey spends his free time...reinforcement. If the boys attend class, 2nd Lt. Harvey awards them with monthly outings...kids respect him." As a newcomer, 2nd Lt. Harvey had to work to earn their trust...

Births spike nine months after 3rd Infantry returns

...Rebecca Reece and her husband, 2nd Lt. Joshua Reece, are experiencing one...will leave for Iraq in January, said 2nd Lt. Lauren Schmitz, a labor and delivery...is a platoon leader in the brigade. 2nd Lt. Schmitz, 22, was born at Winn shortly...

National Guardsmen get heroes' send-off

...from the face of his 16-month-old daughter. Nearby, 2nd Lt. David Henderson of Midway was giving his 4-year-old...our families," Lt. Henderson said. Spc. Parsons and 2nd Lt. Henderson are among 66 soldiers from southeast Georgia...

Stephen Robinson (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

...animals. He is survived by his wife, Karen Getter Robinson; children, Amy Robinson and her husband 2nd Lt. Glenn Walton of Hawaii, 2nd Lt. Philip Robinson of Atlanta; parents, Ralph and Margaret Robinson of Surfside Beach, SC; mother and...

Fred A. Hutto (AIKEN, S.C.)

...Timothy Young, (Leslee) Matthew Young, (Stephanie) 2nd Lt. Scott Palmer and Brett Palmer (Jessica) and eight great-grandchildren...cemetery. Pallbearers will be Timothy Young, Matthew Young, 2nd Lt. Scott Palmer, Brett Palmer, Julian Boyd and Chris Medlin...

Training injuries triple at Fort Gordon, report says

...fractures, breaks, muscle tears, head trauma, dislocated joints and even death.On Aug. 8, about 9:45 p.m., 2nd Lt. Anthony Thomas Scardino, 27, was found unresponsive six hours after he went missing during a land navigation exercise...

Ronny Sayers

...his heroic effort in trying to save a boy from drowning. Dr. Sayers graduated from the USMA at West Point in 1962 as a 2nd LT. He continued on to attend Infantry, Airborne and Ranger Schools and became a member of the 101st Airborne Division...