Evans woman, 78, escapes house fire unharmed

...the exact cause is under investigation, according to Battalion Chief Danny Kuhlmann.Firefighters had no accessible...fire using trucks."That's not a problem," said Battalion Chief Jimmie Paschal. "We train for that."

RCBOE committee tours Cross Creek High School's new junior ROTC building

...makeshift firing range in the cafeteria, were very happy with the building and its potential.The unit's 18-year-old Battalion Commander, Dalton Rutledge, said he was "excited" to have more room to train and practice."It will be really nice to...

Heat hospitalizes 4 at SC school

...degrees at the time. The four students were treated and released from the hospital later in the day. Burton Fire District Battalion Chief Debra Lewis says a belt on an air conditioner melted and a light malfunctioned in a classroom. There was no fire.

Fort Gordon soldiers take part in explosive chemical mission drill

...members of the 63rd Expeditionary Signal Battalion it was nothing to take lightly."When...situation has been deemed safe."For 63rd Battalion Company Commander Felicia Heisler, drill...continuous training mission."The 63rd Battalion ? part of the 35th Signal Brigade...

Fort Gordon identifies soldier found dead

...were involved in the search.According to a statement from the post, Scar dino was temporarily assigned to the 442nd Signal Battalion, 15th Regimental Signal Brigade at Fort Gordon for training in the Signal Basic Officer Leader ship Course.Scardino enlisted...

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

...received a direct commission to second lieutenant on Nov. 30, as a Signal officer.Scardino was temporarily assigned to the 442nd Signal Battalion 15th Regimental Signal Brigade at Fort Gordon for training at the time of his death.

Water main break floods Athens

...of the street could be threatened by the scouring force of water, said Athens-Clarke County Fire and Emergency Services battalion commander Wesley Bennett.No one could say how much water gushed out of the 12-inch water pipe.But "right now, it's...

Charles Stephens Jr.

...Trustee, and was a lay speaker. He proudly served in the U.S. Army during World War II with the 1721st. Signal Service Battalion in the South Pacific. Following his military service he followed in his father's footsteps as the owner, editor, and...

878th Engineer Battalion returns to Augusta from Afghanistan

Hours before the 878th Engineer Battalion returned from deployment in Afghanistan...have him home."As part of the 878th Battalion, Michael Lorenz served as one of 170...said Lt. Col. Eduardo Granados, the battalion commander. "But most importantly...

Ft. Gordon soldiers honor Bataan memory

...M. ? The 707th Military Intelligence Battalion sent 16 of its soldiers from Fort Gordon...second year the 707th MI Forward Watch Battalion has participated in the memorial march. The battalion uses the trip as a mentorship opportunity...