Attention football fans: Event in Atlanta to honor military's gridiron might

...or in person. The center is open seven days a week starting Aug. 23. (The writer is a retired U.S. Air Force major general. His email address is genpsmith@aol.com. His website is genpsmith.com.)

Georgia Military College has bright future, especially under new leader

...GMC are encouraged to explore its website: www.gmc.cc.ga.us/ (The writer is a retired U.S. Air Force major general. His email address is genpsmith@aol.com. His website is genpsmith.com.)

Afghan soldier kills US general, wounds 15 others

...KABUL, Afghanistan - An American major general was shot to death Tuesday in one...1970 in the Vietnam War.Five major generals were killed in Vietnam, the last...official said the officer was a major general. There are only a few U.S...

Post, cyber center to get new commander

...Army Signal Corps and commander of Fort Gordon in July 2012. He succeeded Maj. Gen. Alan Lynn.His promotion to major general followed his command of the 7th Signal Command at Fort Gordon. Under his leadership, the command enhanced network...

Another brave Dyess exemplifies extraordinary heroism

...documents and thoroughly explains Dyess' courage, character and compassion. (The writer ? a retired U.S. Air Force major general ? assisted Mark Albertin in the production of the DVD Twice a Hero: The Jimmie Dyess Story. His email address is...

Acclaimed Augusta Warrior Project poised to go nationwide

...Just go to www.augustawarriorproject.org ? and follow your heart. (The writer, a retired U.S. Air Force major general, is the co-author of the best-selling book, Rules and Tools for Leaders. His email address is genpsmith@aol...

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...

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...