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Ft. Stewart expects to shed 1,900 troops in 2015

...450,000 or fewer soldiers."The only place where we could really find that money is through our end strength," Army Secretary John McHugh told reporters during a visit to Fort Stewart last week. He said the decline in overseas deployments...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-15/ft-stewart-expects-shed-1900-
Army secretary to visit Fort Gordon

Secretary of the Army John M. McHugh will make his first visit Fort Gordon Monday to meet area soldiers, observe training at the Signal Center of Excellence, and discuss planned growth, which includes the Army Cyber Command, with the post's senior leaders.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-06/army-secretary-visit-fort-gor
Former Georgia congressman Bo Callaway dies

COLUMBUS, Ga. ? Howard "Bo" Callaway Sr., a former Georgia congressman, Army secretary and one of the founders of Callaway Gardens, died Saturday. He was 86.Callaway died at an assisted-living facility in Columbus...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-16/former-georgia-congressman-bo
Georgia harbor project in 'regulatory purgatory,' Deal says

...pieces of the $652 million project that don't require money or approval from Washington, Deal said in his letter to Army Secretary John McHugh."Georgia is prepared to provide and will provide state funding to accelerate the construction process...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-13/georgia-harbor-project-regula
Georgia Regents University ROTC supporters fight to keep program

...a dozen other members of Congress representing the 13 ROTC programs being cut across the country sent a letter to Army Secretary John McHugh on Oct. 8 asking him to reconsider. The letter also demands an explanation for how the Army selected...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2013-10-18/georgia-regents-universit
Army Corps of Engineers gets final approval for $652 million deepening of Savannah harbor

...future."The Army Corps said the document giving final approval was signed Friday by Jo-Ellen Darcy, the assistant Army secretary for civil works. Hall noted three other federal agencies ? the Department of Commerce, the Department of Interior...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-10-27/army-corps-engineers-gets-fin
Army will trade in berets

...Wearing the beret in 100-degree South Carolina heat was like wearing a wet piece of black wool on your head."Army Secretary John McHugh ordered the change to take effect Tuesday, the service's 236th birthday.Elite units in the 1.1-million-member...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-06-14/army-will-trade-berets
Corps will boost flow to Alabama

...Alabama Power Co. lakes above Montgomery. His statement didn't mention letters from Mr. Riley and Mr. Perdue to Army Secretary Pete Geren. Mr. Riley accused the Corps of illegally withholding water in the Georgia lake and hurting water flow...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/07/21/met_136622.shtml
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Postwar injuries swamp doctors

...toilets. The complaints prompted visits last weekend from the Army's surgeon general and its top civilian, Acting Army Secretary Les Brownlee, who promised more staffers for the hospital and an inquiry into conditions at other posts. For now...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/02/met_387750.shtml
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Yarbrough: Iraq soldiers deserve 1st-class treatment

...He just asks that the Army Reserves and the National Guard not be treated as second-class citizens. I hope the Army secretary or someone in the state adjutant general's office or any member of the Georgia congressional delegation can tell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/01/met_387351.shtml
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