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New book tells story of Revolutionary War hero John Stark

...people outside New England would be hard-pressed to identify Gen. John Stark, despite his heroics in two 18th century wars...Bennington, where his band of New England farmers routed British Gen. John Burgoyne's German allies and Loyalists dispatched to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-03-02/new-book-tells-story-revolutionary-
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 the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/places/fort-gordon
Georgia National Guard selected to form cyber protection team

...across the nation."This is a significant step helping to boost state and federal cyber defense capabilities," said Maj. Gen. Judd Lyons, the acting director of the Army National Guard. "It reflects the tremendous momentum well underway across the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-27/georgia-national-guard-selec
SC Honor Flight seeks World War II vets for May flight to DC monuments

...connection.Many of the supporters who accompany the veterans donate $500 to the nonprofit organization.Retired Army Maj. Gen. Steve Siegfried of Columbia, who has been on 17 of the flights, said he is no longer able to maneuver the on-the-bus...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-02-23/sc-honor-flight-seeks-world-war-ii-
Sen. Lindsey Graham get 2016 advice during first trip to Iowa

...there's a path for me," he said after a meeting Thursday with state lawmakers. "I don't mind taking a risk."Retired Lt. Gen. Ron Dardis, who formerly led the Iowa National Guard, hosted an event for Graham on Thursday night that he said drew about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-20/sen-lindsey-graham-get-2016-a
Some city departments say lessons were learned from ice storm

...Traffic Engi neering and Solid Waste as the departments in charge.A year later, Fire Chief Chris James says Augusta's Emer gen cy Management Agen cy has overhauled its operations to address the problems it encountered.The same can't be said for Augusta's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-11/some-city-departments-sa
Fort Gordon gun range named for former commander Lt. Gen. Robert E. Gray

...Excellence will be dedicated Friday to a former top commander of the military installation.The dedication ceremony for the Lt. Gen. Robert E. Gray Multipurpose Machine Gun Range is at 11 a.m. at the post's training complex, according to a news release...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-21/fort-gordon-gun-range-named-f
Mystery photo could show Civil War gunship

...the only known photograph of the CSS Georgia, an armored Confederate warship that was scuttled by its crew 150 years ago as Gen. William T. Sherman's Union troops captured Savannah.Experts still have many questions about the sunken ironclad, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-14/mystery-photo-could-show-civi
Georgia groundhog predicts early spring

LILBURN, Ga. - The Georgia groundhog known as Gen. Beauregard Lee predicts an early spring in the South.The Yellow River Game Ranch in Lilburn announced that the critter awoke...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-02/georgia-groundhog-predicts-e
Masters took break during World War II

...eventually stationed overseas, and the day after D-Day his unit landed at Normandy.The man who led the invasion of Normandy, Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower, would later become a prominent member at Augusta National.Several top players also enlisted. Sam...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/history/masters-took-break-during-world-war-ii