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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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-25/columbia-county-225th-birthd
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-07/army-officer-died-natural-ca
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.)

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-01-17/delegation-cuba-
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.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-12-09/sonny-pittman-officially
Holly Bullock

...Point, Holly found her dream job as a West Point tour guide. Growing up in an Army family and then as the wife of an Army officer, Holly lived in Germany, VA, HI, PA, GA, NJ, AZ, CO, GA, KS, and NY before moving to Evans in 2000. She...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173545824
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.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-22/army-officer-fort-gord
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
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