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History marked with Warriors' home win

GROVETOWN --- The series of firsts continued for Grovetown High on Friday.
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Post's commander plans for new leading position

In any move, things can get lost. Sitting down in her spacious, yet soon-to-be-vacated office at Fort Gordon's Signal Towers, Maj. Gen. Janet Hicks confided that she had moments of angst when she lost the speech she had planned to cap the end of her Army career.
Military retirees job-ready

When Bob Reich retired after 28 years in the Army, he was recruited as executive director of the Columbia County Chamber of Commerce and began his second career at age 52. Most retire from the military at age 38, according to Master Sgt. Alvin McLamb of Fort Gordon's Retirement Services Office, and are ready to begin second careers in the civilian work force. "At Fort Gordon I was involved in recruiting a lot of the organizations that are now there," said Mr. Reich, a retired Army colonel who served as garrison commander and chief of staff at Fort Gordon.
1996 Local deaths

Mrs. Annette Johnson, 77, retired Richmond County schoolteacher, died Tuesday, Jan. 2, 1996. Dr. Donald C. Abele, 63, professor emeritus of dermatology at Medical College of Georgia Hospital, died Wednesday, Jan. 3, 1996. Dr. Abele co-founded the Southeastern Consortium for Dermatologic Education. Mrs. Adrienne Brown, 45, wife of singer James Brown, died Saturday, Jan. 6, 1996. Mrs. Brown had worked as a makeup artist for the television shows Solid Gold, Days of Our Lives and The Young and the Restless
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Departing general already thinking about benefits of retiring in Augusta

Brig. Gen. Randy Strong is leaving the Augusta area, but he might not be gone for long.
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Official reports on war's progress

...Metro Chamber of Commerce's summer membership meeting at the Gordon Club on post. Brig. Gen. Foley was the chief of staff at Fort Gordon before moving to U.S. Central Command to head up communications for the military operating in the Middle...
Departing commander stands out at Fort Gordon

We will indeed be blessed if the Foleys find their next challenges right here in the CSRA.
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Across the area

An employee at a Hephzibah convenience store told Richmond County sheriff's deputies that she was robbed early Thursday morning, a police report says.
Leader of the post

Brig. Gen. Janet Hicks' original career goal more than two decades ago didn't include becoming Fort Gordon's first female commander.
Ceremony honors veterans

Remembering millions of soldiers who have died in the name of freedom, an audience of patriots pledged allegiance to all the flags of the United States during a ceremony Sunday. More than 300 people attended the Massing of the Colors ceremony at Fort Gordon, honoring veterans of war and paying respect to Old Glory and state flags.
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