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Georgia communities tout veterans in workforce sales pitch

...study halls just for veterans.The two agencies are jointly building a 50,000-square-foot facility near Robins Air Force Base in Warner Robins. At the same time, the University System is building a 21,000-square-foot Liberty Center...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-26/georgia-communities-tout-vet
Disappearance of Grovetown man's bladder cancer called 'a miracle'

...service.While in hospice care at home in Grovetown, the Air Force veteran answered letters and phone calls from longtime...leaving my wife."The couple met in 1956 while the young Air Force serviceman was visiting his hometown of Patterson, Ga...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-11-26/disappearance-grovetown-
Georgia emergency management chief Charley English demoted to deputy; Gen. Jim Butterworth named as replacement

...the governor in an awful position."Butterworth is a former Republican state senator who was commissioned through the Air Force ROTC program at the University of Georgia.His appointment to the adjutant general position also generated some controversy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-24/georgia-emergency-management
Fort Gordon | The Augusta Chronicle

...Signal soldiers who provide communications technology to the armed forces. Other branches of the military, including the Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps, send their troops to Fort Gordon for communications training. Personnel from the Army...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/places/fort-gordon
New Mexico spaceport sets sights on new customers

...implications that would have for New Mexico and the burgeoning commercial space industry. For Anderson, who retired from the Air Force after 30 years of civilian service, support for Spaceport America doesn't involve politics."It's more of a gut...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-11-24/new-mexico-spaceport-sets-sights-ne
Around the block

...The symposium will include remarks by Perry Smith, a retired major general who served 30 years in the United States Air Force.Four individuals will be honored with the Symposium's 2015 Distinguished American Award: Medal of Honor recipient...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2014-11-20/around-block
Ex-Gov. Carl Sanders dies

...Bulldog legends Frank Sinkwich and Charlie Trippi.A year later, he surprised many by leaving Athens to join the Army air forces, which trained him to pilot B-17 bombers. He named his bomber "Georgia Peach."Sanders returned to UGA in 1945...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-17/ex-gov-carl-sanders-dies
Judge issues South Carolina's first gay marriage licenses, despite attorney general's opposition

...District Judge J. Michelle Childs in Columbia ruled in favor of Highway Patrol Trooper Katherine Bradacs and U.S. Air Force retiree Tracie Goodwin, who sued to have the state to recognize their marriage performed in Washington, D.C. Childs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-19/judge-issues-south-carolinas-
A true hometown hero

...first year at UGA as the freshman team's promising left-handed quarterback.But Sanders left school to join the Army Air Forces during World War II, and was trained to fly B-17 heavy bombers. Returning to UGA in 1945, he went on to earn his law...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-11-17/true-hometown-hero
Carl Sanders is only Georgia letterman elected governor

...brother, Bob, whose nickname was "Blaze," was his teammate. One of his fondest memories came in 1945 (he became an Air Force pilot during World War II, entering the war in 1943) when he rejoined the Bulldog football team as a quarterback, traveling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-20/carl-sanders-only-georgia-let