Police video shows DUI arrest of ex-SCDOT director

...to do," he told the trooper. Asked if he was the secretary of transportation, the 66-year-old retired Army major general responded, "I am indeed. Not that that makes a difference."The trooper then returned to his vehicle to call his...

Advances will help in Olympic drug testing in Sochi

...projects would have been built anyway - regardless of the Olympics - and should not be seen as expenses for the games.Major General Fernando Azevedo e Silva, who heads the Olympic Public Authority, was asked if the Rio Games could overcome tight...

United Way of CSRA makes $4.1 million goal

...the guest speaker. Foley co-wrote the book Rules & Tools for Leaders with Perry M. Smith, a retired Air Force major general.Foley spoke about the role of character in leadership. He illustrated this idea as an iceberg. The portion above...

SC transportation chief resigns after DUI arrest

...immediately return messages.No one answered the phone Friday at St. Onge's home.Haley named the retired Army major general to lead the department in January 2011, saying she wanted someone whose decisions could not be bought or swayed...

Five honored with Jimmie Dyess award

...interrupted the program and honored the award's founder, Perry Smith, and his wife Connor.Smith is a retired Air Force major general, former military analyst for NBC, author and Augusta community leader. His wife, Connor, is the daughter of Dyess...

Looking for holiday gifts? The shelves -- bookshelves, that is -- are full

...Museum of History in support of the Jimmie Dyess Symposium coming Jan. 9. (The writer ? a retired U.S. Air Force major general ? serves on the boards of the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation, the Augusta Warrior Project and the Augusta...

Checklists save lives, enhance teamwork, enrich leadership

...rotunda will be the always-popular holiday gingerbread village creations. (The writer ? a retired U.S. Air Force major general ? is the secretary of the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation. His email address is genpsmith@aol.com.)

3 to get Jimmie Dyess award Thursday

...of the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation, will provide remarks at the ceremony. Smith is a retired Air Force major general and a military analyst for NBC.For more information on the event, contact the museum at (706) 722-8454.

Historic meeting of three organizations scheduled for Augusta

...free. A large audience is expected, so please plan to arrive early. (The writer ? a retired U.S. Air Force major general ? serves on the boards of the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation, the Augusta Warrior Project and the Augusta...

Ruth Gustafson

...peacefully in Sacramento, California, on October 12, 2013, at the age of 91. She and her husband of 56 years, Major General (Retired) Karl W. (Gus) Gustafson, were longtime residents of Augusta, Georgia. But after Gus died in July...