Five honored with Jimmie Dyess award

...those recipients came as a surprise.Receiving the Jimmie Dyess Distinguished American Award, as scheduled, were retired...before retiring as a colonel.Before the fourth annual Jimmie Dyess Symposium ended at the Augusta Museum of History, however...

3 to get Jimmie Dyess award Thursday

...Three people will be honored Thursday afternoon with the Jimmie Dyess award at a symposium at the Augusta Museum of History...posthumously, the Medal of Honor.Winners of this year's Jimmie Dyess Distinguished American Award are Spc. Alfred Rascon...

Three receive Jimmie Dyess award

...honored Thursday at the third annual Jimmie Dyess Symposium.Navy Capt. Thomas...Sanders and Lou Brissie received the Jimmie Dyess Award during the ceremony at the...preserve the legacy of Lt. Col. Jimmie Dyess and honor outstanding Americans...

Lanes closed on Jimmie Dyess Parkway, beginning Tuesday

Two northbound lanes of Jimmie Dyess Parkway from Powell Road to Interstate 20 will be closed, beginning Tuesday.Traffic will move to the inside lane during construction...

Maintenance work scheduled for Gordon Highway, Jimmie Dyess Parkway

...mowing, removing debris and reclaiming right-of-way on Gordon Highway (mile marker 10.9-13.6) and mowing on Jimmie Dyess Parkway (from Gordon Highway to Wrightsboro Road) Thursday. The work began Wednesday.

Lanes open after gas leak closes Dyess Parkway

Jimmie Dyess Parkway is open to traffic following a gas leak this morning that closed...repaired.Both of the southbound lanes and one of the northbound lanes of Jimmie Dyess Parkway are now open to traffic, officials said after noon. Traffic...

Augusta man sentenced in chase, crash

...into two vehicles while driving on the wrong side of Jimmie Dyess Park way as he fled police pleaded guilty Monday.Phetariah...around and followed Forde onto Gordon Highway and then to Jimmie Dyess at speeds reaching 120 mph.Forde was driving in the...

Augusta driver charged with fleeing police in wrong-way wreck

...vehicles Wednesday while driving the wrong direction on Jimmie Dyess Parkway.According to a news release, Sgt. Paul Godden...continued west on Gordon Highway before turning north on Jimmie Dyess Parkway in the southbound lanes. Police said it collided...

War hero's name flags area drivers

"Jimmie Dyess? Never heard of him. Who is he...lottery tickets into a bin while traffic on Jimmie Dyess Parkway zoomed past the front of the store. Jimmie Dyess Parkway was dedicated in 1994, and a...

Hero's birthday remembered

...hundred years ago this past Sunday, Jimmie Dyess was born in Augusta. He lived...life of someone in great danger. Jimmie Dyess earned his Carnegie Medal as a...herself. The storm was huge, yet Jimmie Dyess, with no help from anyone else...

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