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Fort Stewart replaces 468 trees honoring fallen soldiers

...them needed to be removed and swapped with a hardier tree species."It was our commitment to the families," said Brig. Gen. James Blackburn, a deputy commander of Fort Stewart's 3rd Infantry Division. "If it's a living memorial, by...
Augusta officials heap praise on Mayor Deke Copenhaver at Toast & Roast

...wish Deke was even closer now 'cause I can't get away from Hap. He eats all the time." TRAVELING MAN: Retired Brig. Gen. Jeff Foley, a former commanding general at Fort Gordon, said, "When I first came to Fort Gordon about seven years...
Georgia emergency management chief Charley English demoted to deputy; Gen. Jim Butterworth named as replacement

...The agency and Butterworth also were the target of a whistleblower lawsuit over the use of state equipment for travel.Brig. Gen. Joe Jarrard has been appointed to replace Butterworth as adjutant general.
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. He was...
Q&A: General discusses health issues

Brig. Gen. Robert F. Griffin, a decorated Vietnam...In his first 2 1/2 months on the job, Brig. Gen. Griffin has met with staff and patients...interview with The Augusta Chronicle, Brig. Gen. Griffin discussed those plans, as well...
Ft. Gordon a welcome change for commander

Outside Brig. Gen. Randolph Strong's office, there's...three-star bosses are there, too. But where Brig. Gen. Strong's face should be as post having family members here," said Brig. Gen. Strong, who took over command of the...
Leader of the post

Brig. Gen. Janet Hicks' original career goal more...the home of the Army's Signal Corps. Brig. Gen. Hicks, nominated for promotion to major...soldier and loved every minute of it." Brig. Gen. Hicks made her way through the ranks...
Griffin selected to replace Xenakis

The Army selected Brig. Gen. Robert F. Griffin on Friday to...replaces dismissed Eisenhower chief Brig. Gen. Stephen Xenakis, who has been...unspecified duties in Washington, D.C. Brig. Gen. Griffin is finishing an assignment...
Gen. Xenakis retires in Augusta

Dressed in camouflage fatigues, Brig. Gen. Stephen N. Xenakis returned to...clean service record. A year ago, Brig. Gen. Xenakis was forced to leave the...Eisenhower Army Medical Center." Brig. Gen. Xenakis was Eisenhower's commander...
Griffin assumes hospital post

Brig. Gen. Robert F. Griffin assumed command of Dwight D. Eisenhower...after the former hospital chief was suspended for misconduct. Brig. Gen. Griffin replaces Brig. Gen. Stephen Xenakis, who was relieved from duties May 30 after...