On The Move

MAJ. JAMES HOOPERJob title: Training officerEmployer: Gold Cross EMSWork expe r ience: He previously was a lieutenant.

Luke Anderson

HARLEM, Ga. - Maj. Luke R. Anderson Ret., US Army, 80, husband of Mary Alice Anderson, entered into rest at home in Harlem on Thursday, July...

GRU announces national search for police chief

...investigation in which he was involved, officials said.In a statement Thursday, the university announced that Maj. Gene Maxwell and Maj. Earnest Black will continue to lead the department while it works with the University System of Georgia's...

When and where to celebrate the Fourth of July

...path; $15; augustastriders.com/yankee-doodle-dash-augustaMemorial dedication: Augusta Striders Club dedicating the Maj. Michael J. Donahue Fallen Soldier Memorial 8 a.m. Saturday, July 4, Savannah Rapids Pavilion, 3300 Evans to Locks Road...

GRU officials still tight-lipped about investigation involving police chief

...spokeswoman Christen Carter said. She declined to answer specific questions about McBride's suspension.Maj. Eugene Maxwell and Maj. Ernest Black have led the department in McBride's absence.

Man's 2001 shooting death remains a mystery

...in the chest in the 3100 block of Skinner Mill Road on July 1, 2001.According to Augusta Chron icle archives, sheriff's Maj. Ken Autry said Lewis was approached by two men in ski masks in an apartment parking lot. The men shot Lewis and fled the scene...

GRU public safety chief to retire amid investigation

...director since 2006. He remained in that position when the school, then named Georgia Health Sciences Uni versity, merged with Augusta State University in 2013.Maj. Eugene Maxwell and Maj. Ernest Black have led the department in his absence.

Upcoming calendar

...Elementary School parking lot 8:30 a.m.; parade 9 a.m. to Barton Field; formal ceremony at Barton Field Amphitheater; Maj. Gen. Stephen G. Fogarty, host; (7060 791-7000, (706) 791-7002CSRA TRAUMA SOCIETY CHILD CARE PROVIDERS COURSE...

GRU police chief placed on leave

...and communications at the university, said Chief Bill McBride was placed on leave Monday. In his absence, Maj. Eugene Maxwell and Maj. Ernest Black will lead the campus police department. Officials would not discuss the nature of the investigation...

Fort Gordon hosting belated homecoming ceremony for Vietnam veterans

...home," the military installation said. Veterans will form a parade that ends at Barton Field, where Fort Gordon commander Maj. Gen. Stephen Fogarty, military personnel and community members will honor them.Fort Gordon's event is part of a nationwide...