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Former Fort Gordon soldier is 1 of 2 killed in enemy attack in Afghanistan

...worker for the Department of Defense have been killed in Afghanistan.The department said Wednesday that 41-year-old Maj...was assigned to the Combined Security Transition Com mand Afghanistan.Donahue's service file shows he served at Fort Gordon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-18/former-fort-gordon-soldier-1-
Rotary marks century in Augusta

...project is to try to eradicate polio," said Rotarian Dee Bruker. "We about had it eradicated until the wars broke out in Afghanistan. We've made great progress on it, but we haven't finished it yet."The Rotary Club has about 1.2 million members...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-18/rotary-marks-century-augusta
What ails Islamic world?

...Muslims bow their heads in shame.We rejoiced at the Arab Spring, and congratulated ourselves for introducing democracy in Afghanistan, Pakistan, Libya and Iraq. We brought our troops back home. We hoped the Spring would take root in Muslim countries...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-09-14/what-ails-islamic-world
Decades later, Vietnam soldiers get Medal of Honor

...the traditional White House gathering of family and friends and a young man or woman recently back from battle in Iraq or Afghanistan. Obama's tribute to the two soldiers served as a reminder of the painful history of Vietnam veterans being maligned or...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-15/decades-later-vietnam-so
Look at Obama's actions

...something else. The president continues to criticize the Bush administration for "doing stupid stuff" such as going into Afghanistan and Iraq to eliminate terrorist networks after 9/11.But look at the "smart stuff" that this administration has done...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-09-09/look-obamas-actions
Commit to win

...this effort will be different from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan" because on-the-ground fighting will be done by coalition...Obama administration's half-measures after the Iraq and Afghanistan wars that emboldened the al-Qaida offshoot to expand in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-09-12/commit-win
Veterans demand review of Augusta VA patient advocates

...Hamilton blamed the increase on personnel turnover in the hospital's women's health clinic and a program for Iraq and Afghanistan veterans. He said that his team is working to implement a standardized scheduling system and streamline its hiring process...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-09/veterans-demand-review-augus
Radical Muslims threaten

...does, and President Obama does not know how to respond except to go golfing!It will not be long until Iraq will be lost. Afghanistan will go the same way, as will Pakistan, Syria and probably Egypt. There will be a solid Islamist caliphate under sharia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-08-30/radical-muslims-threaten
Another broken law

...willingly and knowingly abandoned his post in the eastern Afghanistan province of Paktika on June 30, 2009.Nearly three months...Noorullah Noori, has already pledged to return to the Afghanistan battlefields to kill more Americans.The Republican-led...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-08-28/another-broken-law
Take the fight to ISIS

...Look at Vietnam. It was a political war that was run by the White House, and we lost. Do not allow our troops in Iraq and Afghanistan to have died in vain.Another thing: Keep the press out of it. The press twists and spins the news as their parent company...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-08-28/take-fight-isis