Augusta realtor adds 20 agents in time for Fort Gordon growth

...sales. He cited a similar Army consolidation as an example.When the Army combined its armor and infantry schools at Fort Benning in 2011 to form the "Maneuver Center of Excellence," Foley said the real estate industry in Columbus, Ga. exploded...

Marvis Lynes

...further attended the US Army Ordinance School, the University of Maryland (Deans List), the US Army Infantry School, Fort Benning, GA, and the Army War College, Carlisle Barracks, PA earning a Bachelor of Science Degree in Military Science...

Former Georgia congressman Bo Callaway dies

...his military career, Callaway served as a lieutenant. He was a platoon leader in Korea and a tactics instructor at Fort Benning. Callaway ended his military service in 1953 to return home and help his father develop and manage Callaway Gardens...

Ft. Stewart expects to shed 1,900 troops in 2015

...soldiers in the coming years.Cutbacks announced by the Army so far have largely spared Georgia's other Army posts.At Fort Benning in Columbus, one of the Army's training hubs, commanders have said they expect to move soldiers into some jobs held...

Fort Benning to Fort Gordon relay benefits Wounded Warrior Project

...commercial for the national Wounded Warrior Project, they decided to do a 250-mile relay fundraiser across Georgia from Fort Benning to Fort Gordon.Last year, the effort raised $4,123 for Wounded Warrior, Fort Gordon Warrior Transition Battalion...

Army base to auction abandoned vehicles

COLUMBUS, Ga. - Fort Benning is preparing to auction off about 50 vehicles abandoned on the Army...family members have left on post.The auction is sponsored by the Fort Benning Directorate of Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation.

Runners complete journey from Fort Benning to Fort Gordon

...cross-state run to benefit the Wounded Warrior Project and the Fisher House.The journey, which began Thursday at Fort Benning, Ga., was conducted in a relay format, organizer Ray Miller said. Each of the men alternated between running three...

Across Georgia

...ID theftMONTGOMERY, ALA. - A Phe nix City woman is charged with stealing soldiers' identities while working at the Fort Benning hospital in Georgia.Federal prosecutors say Tracy Mitchell is charged with wire fraud and aggravated identity theft...

Holding down the fort

...which is scheduled to lose 1,900 soldiers by next year when the 2nd Brigade is shuttered in a downsizing.Columbus' Fort Benning expects to move soldiers into jobs previously filled by civilians and possibly will eliminate some civilian jobs as...

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...Continental to include with the historical event!" He went on to say that on that day 50 years ago, "I was on duty at Fort Benning, at Lawson Army Airfield, and somebody came by and told me the president had been shot. In my excitement, I backed...