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Students do restoration work on old rides

...consider auto restoration as a hobby, not a career.Rhoads took her advice. He joined the National Guard and served in Afghanistan, then got a bachelor's degree in criminal justice. But he realized he didn't want a career in law enforcement.The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-07-03/students-do-restoration-work-
Night at the Movies

...Furiosa (Charlize Theron) as they get caught up in the exodus of a clan of rebels. MonettaMAX (PG): A military dog from Afghanistan is adopted by his late handler's grieving family in the U.S., where his bond with the soldier's brother leads to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-07-02/night-movies
Night at the Movies

new this weekMAX (PG): A military dog from Afghanistan is adopted by his late handler's grieving family in the U.S., where his bond with the soldier's brother leads to a revelation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-06-24/night-movies
Augusta Tech offers troops, veterans space of their own

...30, said he struggled to escape the psychological wounds he endured while serving from 2002 to 2010 during the Iraq and Afghanistan wars.For the first month, he had difficulty focusing on his coursework until a case worker at the Charlie Norwood Veterans...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-06-24/augusta-tech-offers-troop
Remove Confederate flags

...have fought in wars since then ? World War I, World War II, the Korean War, the Vietnam War and the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan? We do them great dishonor by giving honor to a flag that would have divided this great country.I am calling on all Southern...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-06-28/remove-confederate-flags
New commander this week for Army Corps of Engineers' Savannah District

...outgoing commander, Col. Thomas J. Tickner, is deploying to Afghanistan after two years with the district.The Savannah District...regulatory permits for Georgia.Griffin has deployed to Afghanistan, Iraq and Kosovo, according to the news release. He graduated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-15/new-commander-week-army-corp
Veteran's daughter turns pain over suicide into mission to help

...veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan is diagnosed with it. Recent studies...returned from his second deployment to Afghanistan."I remember him saying he was so angry with God while he was in Afghanistan because he lost his best friend...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-14/veterans-daughter-turns-pain
Rants & Raves

...Administration for benefits. This smacks of politics, religion and at the very least ignorance. The vets who fought in Vietnam, Afghanistan and Iraq, are being unfairly vilified. Who is to say how any vet is going to respond to war? Who truly knows the residual...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-14/rants-raves
Fort Gordon honors Vietnam vets with welcome home ceremony

...have been central to welcoming home troops from Iraq and Afghanistan, Baker said."In doing so, our Vietnam veterans have...following his morning physical training. He was deployed to Afghanistan twice and remembers older veterans greeting him upon his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-19/fort-gordon-honors-vietnam-ve
James Taylor solid, at times sublime on new album

...Yankees with "damn" ? or something worse.Two songs elevate the album from good to great: Before This World and Far Afghanistan.The first is among the finest of what Taylor calls his "agnostic hymns." This stately piece features standout support...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2015-06-18/james-taylor-solid-times