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...

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...

Georgia soldier wounded in Afghan attack that killed general

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

Young nuclear workers meeting in Augusta for annual conference

...focused on advancing nuclear power in the United States.Nearly 100 members of the Southeast chapter of the North American Young Gen eration in Nuclear leadership group are attending the conference, which features speakers from the Plant Vogtle and V.C...

Afghan attack kills US general

...authorized to discuss the information by name ahead of an official announcement. Among the wounded was a German brigadier general. Gen. Mohammad Zahir Azimi, a spokesman for Afghanistan's Defense Ministry, said a "terrorist in an army uniform" opened fire...

Fort Gordon unveils U.S. Army Cyber School headquarters

...capability of the Cyber Center of Excellence by October 2015, the goal set by the chief of staff of the Army," said Maj. Gen. LaWarren Patterson, the commander of the U.S. Army Cyber Center of Excellence and Fort Gordon. "Today's ceremony is...