Air power, while a powerful tactical tool, has its limits

...Air Corps Tactical School.After rejecting the idea that the destruction of enemy morale was a useful approach, these young airmen developed the doctrine of daylight precision bombing. These planners advocated a campaign of daylight air attacks against critical...

Augusta is a 'premiere' destination -- so get on up and sing it, everyone!

...we had just completed on the Tuskegee Airmen. After all, many in this area had helped...my people ? Augustans.The Tuskegee Airmen in attendance have not forgotten how well...them feel so very welcome. One of the airmen, Lt. Col. Alexander Jefferson, a POW...

Ga. airman's death sentence overturned on appeal

...would have swayed jurors to spare the airman's life at his 2005 court-martial in Georgia.Senior Airman Andrew P. Witt, 31, was among just five...July 2004 stabbing deaths of a fellow airman and his wife at Robins Air Force Base...

Banquet honors Tuskegee Airmen

Six of the original Tuskegee Airmen were recognized Saturday at Boshears...Greater Augusta Chapter of Tuskegee Airmen Inc. "I think for all of us to still...this country recognize the Tuskegee Airmen as a group and what they did for the...

Metro | Boshears Skyfest
Gory sights were usual for airman sent to Iraq

...Baghdad International Airport, Air Force Airman 1st Class Arthur Moore IV dealt firsthand...still plaguing U.S.-occupied Iraq. Airman 1st Class Moore worked as a medical technician...about every kind of injury there is," Airman 1st Class Moore, 22, said. "I saw...

Metro | North Augusta High School
Airman inspired to protect country

...Academy of Richmond County, Airman 1st Class Long enlisted in the...to happen to my country." Airman 1st Class Long is serving his...toward the welfare of junior airmen. "I love being deployed...and having a live band play. Airman 1st Class Long said he is pleased...

Metro | Academy of Richmond County | Augusta State University | Fort Gordon | Augusta Economy
Airman says she suffocated son to stop pain

...21-year-old Cannon Air Force Base airman admitted to investigators that she suffocated...because she wanted to ease his suffering. Airman Alesia Thomas told Air Force investigators...Judicial District Attorney Brett Carter said Airman Thomas was arrested Saturday and booked...

Trial starts for airman

...decide whether an Air Force intelligence airman is a cold-blooded killer, as the police...or an innocent witness to a murder. Airman 1st Class Said Mutazz's Richmond County...Although investigators had little to go on, Airman 1st Class Mutazz soon became their chief...

Fort Gordon's school attracts more airmen

...In a year, the number of airmen attending technical school at...installation is the only place where airmen destined for high-tech military...Throughout their careers, the airmen can earn additional maintenance...his pressed, blue uniform, Airman Christopher Miller can finally...

Man hoping to organize Tuskegee Airmen chapter

...people about the history of the Tuskegee Airmen since 2003. "I speak to anybody that will...jails. We go and talk about the Tuskegee Airmen," said Mr. Jackson, a member of Tuskegee Airmen Inc., a nonprofit organization devoted...