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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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-12/fort-rucker-team-takes
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-08-07/injustice-imbalance-reig
Ramblin' Rhodes: 'Poppy Lady' started tradition of red paper memorials

...her desk.She saw that a page had been marked that featured a poem then titled We Shall Not Sleep written by Canadian Army officer John McCrae. The poem, later retitled In Flanders Fields, had the words, "In Flanders fields the poppies blow...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-06-04/ramblin-rhodes-poppy-
Despite recent scandals, military culture and leadership is positive

...will never be a great leader."I learned that great Army officers are risk-takers, but the greatest risk is not on...battlefield, but in standing up for what's right."All Army officers are expected to take risks in battle. The truly great...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-03-23/despite-recent-s
Reports show weapons use among Georgia Regents University Department of Public Safety's officers

...Stewart, a GRU freshman majoring in criminal justice, chose the field because his goal is to have a career as an Army officer. He got a late start on college because he joined the National Guard after graduating from the Aca demy of Richmond...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-05-31/reports-show-weapons-u
Evelyn Shauck

...her career with the FBI, but left at the birth of her first child to become a homemaker. Her husband was a career Army officer, and they traveled extensively through the US and Europe. They moved to Augusta in 1958, and she became active with...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000170501469
Somber nation marks 50th anniversary of JFK death

...lone trumpeter played The Last Post, the traditional British salute to war dead.More than a dozen retired Irish army officers who, as teenage cadets, had formed an honor guard at Kennedy's graveside gathered in the front garden of the embassy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-11-23/somber-nation-marks-50th-anniversar
SC archeologists race to uncover Civil War prison

...to find the remnants of what was once known as "Camp Asylum." Conditions at the camp, which held 1,500 Union Army officers during the winter of 1864-65, were so dire that soldiers dug and lived in holes in the ground, which provided shelter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-16/sc-archeologists-race-uncover
Holiday charity flourished

...help this Christmas, The Salvation Army fell short of toys for 400 needy area children. In my 15 years as a Salvation Army officer, this was the first time we didn't have enough toys. It was Dec. 18, and our toy distribution day was scheduled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2013-12-26/holiday-charity-flourish
Debate whirls over e-cig benefits, risks as industry quickly expands

...just was unsure how he would quit the 17-year habit he picked up from his family in high school.The 32-year-old Army officer had already tried a nicotine patch to control his cravings and an anti-depressant prescription to give cigarettes a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-12-11/debate-whirls-over-e-cig-bene