Richmond Academy to honor 2014 hall of fame class

...teaching career at Richmond Academy at the age of 65. She held degrees in chemistry from Reed College and Hope College.? Gen. William Richardson: A 1946 graduate of Richmond Academy, Richardson graduated from West Point in 1951 to start his 35-year...

Fort Gordon | The Augusta Chronicle

...Fort Gordon published by Fort Gordon's command historian office. The camp was named after a Civil War commander from Georgia, Gen. John B. Gordon. One of the first units to train at the camp was the 4th Infantry Division. Its soldiers were among...

TV focuses on anti-heroes

...stripes shortly after.Another military hero who often gets called the wrong rank is George A. Custer. We remember him as Gen. Custer, but he had been a general only briefly, and after the Civil War he was reduced to captain again. When he himself...

Banks see a rebound in usage of branches

...Kimberly-Clark makes that in Beech Island. Teavana, a part of the Starbucks empire, opened its store in the #Augusta Mall. Lt. Gen. Mark Bowman, the cyber director for the Joint Chiefs of Staff, will speak at TechNet #Augusta in two weeks. MAKING MONEY...

Augusta military conference returns to highlight technology at Fort Gordon

...Featured speakers this year include Lt. Gen. Edward Cardon, the head of the Army Cyber Command; Maj. Gen. Stephen Fogarty, the incoming chief of...Gordon's Cyber Center of Excellence; and Lt. Gen. Mark Bowman, the cyber director for the...

First-gen college students eager, hopeful

Today about 30 percent of students enrolled in postsecondary institutions are first generation, but 89 percent of them will not complete a bachelor's degree within six years of graduating high school.

Augusta missionary Emma Lester had brushes with history

...young girl who became Madam Chiang Kai-Shek. She invited Emma to her Dec. 1, 1927, wedding to her country's leader, Gen. Chiang Kai-Shek.A biography about Madam Chiang in later years relates how she spoke to diplomats in flawless English...

Post, cyber center to get new commander

...announced today in a news release.Maj. Gen. Stephen Fogarty will be assigned as commanding...and of Fort Gordon. He will replace Maj. Gen. LaWarren Patterson, who was reassigned...Gordon in July 2012. He succeeded Maj. Gen. Alan Lynn.His promotion to major general...

Afghan soldier kills US general, wounds 15 others

...generals.The American officer was Maj. Gen. Harold Greene, a U.S. official said...were killed in Vietnam, the last Maj. Gen. John Albert Dillard whose helicopter was...Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel both spoke with Gen. Joseph Dunford, the top U.S. general...

Across the region

...insider attack in Afghanistan.U.S. Army Capt. Jeremy Haynes was shot three times by an Afghan soldier who killed Maj. Gen. Harold Greene. The Afghan soldier was killed in a subsequent shootout.Family members say Haynes was being treated this week...