Officer swaps a blue uniform for green fatigues

...plans to retire. A full-time sergeant with Aiken Public Safety, the soldier will put aside his blue uniform and don green fatigues as his reserve unit, the 7303rd Medical Training Battalion, deploys stateside for 12 months. "I understand that this could...

Ovarian cancer struggles for awareness

...bloating might be due to stress at work. Dare Meadows thought her fatigue and weight gain was just menopause. But both had ovarian cancer...who was 50 when her problems began, put down her extreme fatigue and even a small swelling next to her bellybutton as the beginnings...


...matchSerbia captain Bogdan Obradovic said Novak Djokovic will not play in this week's Davis Cup playoff against India because of fatigue and family commitments.Obradovic said Djokovic, who lost to Kei Nishikori in the U.S. Open semifinals Saturday, told...

Veterans demand review of Augusta VA patient advocates

...the force in 1979, he said the Department of Veterans Affairs originally claimed his problems were the result of "battle fatigue" or "shellshock."In 2000, the agency diagnosed him as having post-traumatic stress disorder, but the New York native...

Army uniforms get first redesign in two decades

...Army soldiers are being issued new fatigues with easy-to-use Velcro openings...that is the first major redesign in Army fatigues since 1983. Soares' unit, the Georgia...Brigade, is the first to be issued the new fatigues as part of a $3.4 billion Army-wide...

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Newspaper keeps post informed

...Gordon's weekly newspaper, The Signal, was a photo of a tall man dressed in fatigues being interviewed by a small blond woman with a note pad. She also wore fatigues. That's because the reporter was Pfc. Zoe Morris, one of the four staffers...

First weeks develop soldiers

...one day, but Erika Richardson first must get used to Army fatigues. After spending three years at Paine College in Augusta and...soldiers go through an assembly line to get their camouflage fatigues and combat boots. For Pvt. Elizabeth Sweet, 19, finding...

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GreenJackets Player Report: Ryder Jones

...him 20-homer potential despite less-than-stellar bat speed. His swing grew long and slow in the second half because of fatigue, but his first half swing was pleasant to watch. He needs to show he can repeat his first-half swing over a full season...

Advertisers exploit codes in games

SAN FRANCISCO - Crouched in military fatigues, you peer through night-vision goggles and brandish a semiautomatic gun as you hunt down terrorists who have overtaken Las Vegas...

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Gen. Xenakis retires in Augusta

Dressed in camouflage fatigues, Brig. Gen. Stephen N. Xenakis returned to Dwight D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center on Friday for his retirement ceremony...