Fort Gordon tribute run honors fallen Marines, Navy sailors

...Afghanistan. The total distance was equivalent to running to Hartford, Conn., and back.Capt. Dallas Butler, commanding officer of Fort Gordon's Marine Detachment, said each of the laps around Barton Field's 3-mile track was in honor...

Marine Corps 'Tribute to the Fallen' run begins at Fort Gordon

...draped around the runner's neck. This year's run started just after 9 a.m., when Capt. Dallas Butler, the commanding officer of the Fort Gordon Marine Corps Detachment, handed Bertelsen 21 rounds of ammunition to be delivered to the firing...

You Remembered: Sandlot football days

...battery commander said, "Lt. Hagler was a fine officer and a gentleman. Men in this organization, while I commanded it, sought assignment in his section. He was well-liked, and it was a pleasure to have been his commanding officer."

Writing talents took root here, continue to grow

...Vincent Benet grew up here more than a century ago. The compound was a federal arsenal then and his father was its commanding officer. The boy would later become world famous but it is believed on good authority that he composed his first verse here...

S.C. State gets $100,000 donation from its alumni association

...clearly what the funding is being used for. I think that's paramount," said Turner, a 1976 graduate, a former commanding officer at Fort Jackson and former director of the state's unemployment agency. "We're serious about keeping our school...

Marine Corps adjusts security at facilities including two Augusta locations after Chattanooga shootings

...it was unusual to lock the door.The decision to close or stay open was left to the discretion of the centers' commanding officers, Garn said.In the same Wrightsboro Road strip mall as the Marine office, the Air Force Recruiting Center was...

UGA student holdup may be linked to others

...We're continuing to investigate this case and all of them that we've had," said Maj. Mark Sizemore, commanding officer of the Athens-Clarke County police Centralized Criminal Investigations Division.Sizemore said police probably...

Athens bandits busy, hold up professor

...to police, who said several bullets passed through the walls of the house from outside.Maj. Mark Sizemore, commanding officer of the Athens-Clarke County police Centralized Criminal Investigations Division, said police are investigating...

Athens nurse arrested for sex with patient

...Unit detective interviewed the patient and collected DNA evidence, according to Lenhardt. Maj. Mark Sizemore, commanding officer of the Athens-Clarke County police Centralized Investigations Division, didn't discuss what evidence police...

Robert Finley Sr.

...refueling of the USS Enterprise, CVN-65. He was in the Naval Reserve in Augusta and Charleston and retired as Commanding Officer of the Headquarters Unit at the Charleston Naval Weapons Station, with the rank of Captain. He worked in Reactor...