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Veterans court provides former military a second chance

...dedicated to giving members of America's military forces a second chance.With more men and women returning from Iraq and Afghanistan with mental and physical scars, courts exclusively for veterans are becoming popular nationally, and Augusta is on the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-12/veterans-court-provide
Tiger Woods | The Masters

...13th hole for a friend stationed in Afghanistan who just missed the ... Excited fans...13th hole for a friend stationed in Afghanistan who just missed the ... Books about...13th hole for a friend stationed in Afghanistan who just missed ... Winning early...

http://www.augusta.com/masters/players/bios/Tiger_Woods.shtml
Soldier receives Purple Heart for injuries during deployment to Afghanistan

Army Sgt. Beth VanVleet received a Pur ple Heart on Friday for injuries sustained in Afghanistan in 2012.On July 10, 2012, VanVleet was acting as an assistant to Chaplain Joseph Joe at a forward operating base in Logar province...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-27/soldier-receives-purple-hear
Augusta VA to look at clinic in Jefferson County

...necessary criteria by referencing a local veteran population that consists of men and women who have served in Vietnam, Afghanistan and Iraq."No one understands what these veterans are going through unless you live in one of these counties," he said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-04-11/augusta-va-look-clinic-jeffe
Golf has long history of supporting America's troops

...world's outreach and support continued through Vietnam and the Gulf War but was revived during the nation's wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, Wronowski said. Golfers have chosen a cause that permeates the national consciousness, and through charitable events...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/masters/2015-04-05/golf-has-long-history-supporting
Wounded veterans united by golf visit Masters

...attend the tournament again."It's just like Disney World for golfers," said Cocks, a Bri tish Army veteran who was injured by two land mines in 2008 in Afghanistan. He sustained severe injuries to his hip, knee, elbow and face.

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/wounded-veterans-united-golf-visit-masters
Golf has long history of supporting America's troops

...world's outreach and support continued through Vietnam and the Gulf War but was revived during the nation's wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, Wronowski said. Golfers have chosen a cause that permeates the national consciousness, and through charitable events...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/golf-has-long-history-supporting-americas-
Bomb-sniffing K9, soldier reunited after tour in Afghanistan together

...friend he had walked with through the dangerous deserts of Afghanistan.Robbins flew to Augusta to take Max back to Massachusetts...spent another five months together in southern Helmand, Afghanistan."We would be out in the desert for hours walking around...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-10/departure-reunion-brin
Georgia National Guard soldiers return from Afghanistan deployment in time for holidays

...Sandbothe returned from a deployment to Afghanistan on Thursday with plans to keep his holiday...began sending its citizen-soldiers to Afghanistan in November 2001.Soldiers of the 1-169th...to train in Texas before arriving in Afghanistan. The unit flies twin-rotor Chinook...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-18/georgia-national-guard-soldie
A medal of dishonor

...derelictions of duty embarrass the U.S. military and the entire United States.This 28-year-old soldier walked away from his Afghanistan post six years ago after telling his parents he was "ashamed" to be an American.At least he's finally being held to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-03-27/medal-dishonor