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Vet recalls different end

...error in the article, but you would not have known any different unless you checked.From the article: Fort Gordon's Brig. Gen. John Baker said America "failed to properly welcome veterans returning from war."But there was a welcome home for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-06-29/vet-recalls-different-en
Top military, civilian leaders coming to Augusta for cyber defense conference

...capabilities.Adm. Michael Rogers, the commander of U.S. Cyber Command and the director of National Security Agency, and Brig. Gen. Karen Gibson, the deputy commander of U.S. Army Cyber Command Joint Force Headquarters-Cyber, are among four...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-23/top-military-civilian-leaders
Fort Gordon honors Vietnam vets with welcome home ceremony

...celebration with a parade of veterans along the Avenue of the States that concluded with a ceremony on Barton Field.Brig. Gen. John Baker, commander of Fort Gordon's 7th Signal Command, saluted the veterans, remembered fallen troops and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-19/fort-gordon-honors-vietnam-ve
Islamic State suicide bombs kill at least 17 troops in Iraq's contested Anbar province

...The militants used a sandstorm that engulfed most of Iraq to launch the deadly wave of bombings late Tuesday night, Brig. Gen Saad Maan Ibrahim, the spokesman for the Joint Military Command, told The Associated Press.He said it was not clear...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-05-27/islamic-state-suicide-bombs-kill-le
3rd Boshears inducted to the Georgia Aviation Hall of Fame

...honor to be inducted into the Hall of Fame. I'm very appreciative."Boshears joined Capt. John M. Bailey Jr. and Brig. Gen. Dan Cherry as inductees, bringing the number to 107 since the Hall of Fame opened in 1989. The three men were enshrined...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-18/3rd-boshears-inducted-georgia
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-11-15/augusta-officia
Harnessing awesome power of thank-yous has far-reaching benefits

...was short and dumpy. Folks thought he looked like the goofy cartoon character Mr. Magoo. Yet, with great success, Brig. Gen. Kyler commanded the 36th Tactical Fighter Wing at Bitburg, Germany, for four years. In the 67-year history of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-01-03/harnessing-aweso
Widow of Montford Point Marine receives his Congressional Gold Medal

...Jackson of Beaufort now share a special bond. Both men have been awarded the Congressional Gold Medal. On Thursday, Brig. Gen. Terry Williams presented Jackson's posthumous medal to his wife, Ella, 93, at Helena Place Senior Living. In...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-05/widow-montford-point-marine-r
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.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-24/georgia-emergency-management
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-11/fort-stewart-replaces-468-tre