Commission OKs SPLOST package

...Authority to begin work on a new arena from $5 million to $6 million and for Gordon Highway work in support of a new Fort Gordon Gate 6 just west of Grovetown from $500,000 to $1 million.The final package increased funds for Walton Way safety...

City administrator's SPLOST proposal excludes outside groups

...lists to the public to see what its priorities are.Included among the requests is $2 million for work on a new Fort Gordon gate near Harlem. Though most users of the gate would be leaving Richmond County, a reconfigured section of Gordon Highway...

Fort Gordon gate security changes won't affect Spring Fest visitors

Fort Gordon's heightened security procedures for access to the military installation won't affect members of the public attending the annual Spring Fest.

Fort Gordon Gate 1 will close temporarily Friday morning

Fort Gordon's Gate 1 will be closed to inbound and outbound traffic from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Friday.

Pardon Our Mess: Litter between Fort Gordon gates

WHERE: Along Gordon Highway, between Fort Gordon gates 1 and 2 WHAT: Four miles of trash strewn along the median and eastbound shoulder that motorists and residents say make the area...

Fort Gordon housing expansion to civilians, retirees on hold

...first week of September, Balfour Beatty began advertising on its Web site, through e-mail and on billboards near Fort Gordon Gate 1 that "military retirees and DOD Civilians are now eligible to rent homes on post."The ad stated tenants could...

Can you find it?

...American Legion Post on Highland Avenue, the gazebo at Lake Olmstead, Julian Smith Casino, the tank at the entrance of Fort Gordon Gate 1, Lake Olmstead Stadium, the National Guard Armory on Wrightsboro Road and the helicopter on Riverwalk near Fort...

Richmond Neighbors
Breast Cancer Awareness Month events

...be healthy ? theme; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 8, Willhaven Estates, off Gordon Highway two miles west of Fort Gordon Gate 1 and Jimmie Dyess Highway; free, open to the publicBreast Cancer Awareness Charity Ride: Held by Ruff Ryders...

Rants & Raves

...COLLAPSE!A rant to Richmond County Sheriff's Department: If you're going to pay the deputies to direct traffic at Fort Gordon Gates 1 & 2, it would be helpful for them to GET OUT OF THEIR CAR and do just that! Sitting there watching people run...

Metro | Rants and raves
Regions Cup courses have model to follow

...this week, Fumai mailed them a MWR (morale, welfare and recreation) pass that will speed their entry through any Fort Gordon gate. Fumai's even taking last-minute entries (through Thursday), something a few other courses refuse to do...

David Westin