Actor Christopher Lee dies

...policies of the borough.Christopher Frank Carandini Lee was born in London on May 27, 1922. His father was a British army officer who had served in the Boer War, his mother was Contessa Estelle Marie Carandini di Sarzano, an Edwardian beauty of...

Alex Williams

...numerous meritorious service awards including the Bronze Star with V Device (3 Oak Leaf Clusters) as a United States Army Officer, and retired as a Lieutenant Colonel from military active duty in 1980. In 1980, Pastor Williams also began his ministry...

Opened Cuba has much to offer global community

...an unforgettable, even life-changing, experience. Peace is a beautiful thing. (The writer is a retired U.S. Army officer who served 27 years in the Judge Advocate General's Corps. She lives in Augusta.)

Columbia County 225th birthday an extension of recent growth

...development of the Clarks Hill Lake and Dam, Savannah River Site and Fort Gordon resulted in thousands of engineers and Army officers moving to the area.Census records show Columbia County has seen between 20,000 to 25,000 people move to the area...

Army officer died of natural causes during August training exercise at Fort Gordon

An Army officer found dead in August during a training exercise at Fort Gordon died of natural causes, according to an Army investigation.Second...

Fort Rucker team takes lead in Army officer's death investigation at Fort Gordon

An autopsy has been performed on an Army officer who was found dead in Fort Gordon's training area, and an investigative team from Fort Rucker, Ala., has taken the lead in...

Delegation to Cuba hopefully will spur further action on Guantanamo

...might one day become an actual Club Med, rather than a potential Spandau Prison. (The writer is a retired U.S. Army officer who served 27 years in the Judge Advocate General's Corps. She lives in Augusta.)

Injustice, imbalance reign

I am a retired U.S. Army officer. For 27 years in the Judge Advocate General's Corps, I served as a prosecutor, a defense attorney and an operational law attorney...

Army officer at Fort Gordon sentenced to lengthy prison term for child pornography

Second Lt. Cory Griffis, 23, pleaded guilty this year in U.S. District Court. On Wednesday, he apologized for being involved in child pornography.

Sonny Pittman officially announces candidacy for District 7 commission seat

...Commission, former member of the Augusta-Richmond County Downtown Riverfront Development Review Board and SPLOST 5 Citizens Advisory Committee member.He is a retired banker and retired U.S. Army officer with 40 years of military service.