The Artside: Arts community in Augusta is in full bloom for April

...Gadsby Chapman, was working. In 1861, he returned to America and enlisted in the Confederate Army. He was commissioned by Brig. Gen. Thomas Jordan, chief of staff to Gen. P.G.T. Beauregard, to create the paintings of Charleston's defenses...

Army general reprimanded in sex case

...and docked $20,000 in pay Thursday, avoiding jail time in one of the military's most closely watched courts-martial. Brig. Gen. Jeffrey A. Sinclair, the former deputy commander of the storied 82nd Airborne Division, was believed to be the highest-ranking...

Navy Brig testing biometric tracking

...S.C. -- The Navy's Consolidated Brig, which holds some high-profile terrorism...biometrics like we're doing it in the brig," said Allan Turner, a researcher for...of Justice, which is working with the brig on the project. The brig is where Jose...

Confederate soldier honored in birthday celebration

...program put on by the Sons of Confederate Veterans' Sgt. Berry Benson Camp.The program, which also featured members of the Brig. Gen. E. Porter Alexander honor guard in traditional attire, began with the dedication of a new flagpole near Benson's...

Fort Gordon soldier awarded Purple Heart

...Military Merit by George Washington to forever revere the "common soldier" who gave his blood in defense of the homeland.Brig. Gen. John Morrison Jr., the commanding officer of the 7th Signal Command, led Thursday's ceremony and said Cleveland...

Government sues company contracted to move belongings of deployed military

...by 9 to 10 percent.One example was the ship ment of belongings of Ar my Maj. Gen. Anthony G. Crutch field and Air Force Brig-a dier Gen. Paul H. McGil li -cud dy. According to the lawsuit, the weights were in flated by 2,601 pounds and 1,399...

Featured obituary: Retired Brig. Gen. Robert L. Scott

WARNER ROBINS, Ga. - Retired Brig. Gen. Robert L. Scott, the World War II flying ace who told of his exploits in his book God is My Co-Pilot, died Monday...

Clinton accepts NAACP invite

...18 at Bible Way Church on Atlas Road in Columbia. A ceremony will mark the 53rd anniversary of the Clarendon County case, Brigs vs. Elliot, that led to the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Brown v. Board of Education, which outlawed segregation in...

Holiday events

...Corps Detachment, Navy Information Operations Command and 480th Air Force Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Group; Brig. Gen. John Morrison, speakerMEMORIAL DAY CEREMONY: 11 a.m. today, Georgia Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Milledgeville...

Five honored with Jimmie Dyess award

...as a colonel.Before the fourth annual Jimmie Dyess Symposium ended at the Augusta Museum of History, however, retired Army Brig. Gen. Jeff Foley interrupted the program and honored the award's founder, Perry Smith, and his wife Connor.Smith is a...