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...who provide communications technology to the armed forces. Other branches of the military, including the Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps, send their troops to Fort Gordon for communications training. Personnel from the Army and other branches...

Fort Gordon tribute run honors fallen Marines, Navy sailors

...the final lap in the Marines Corps' tribute to fallen...Neal, a 19-year-old Marine from California, died...to honor the 1,514 Marines and Navy sailors who...officer of Fort Gordon's Marine Detachment, said each...honor of three fallen Marines or sailors, who were...

Marine Corps 'Tribute to the Fallen' run begins at Fort Gordon

...lap in the 11th annual Marine Corps Tribute to the...kind of an honor for any Marine to experience this...forget our sailors and our Marines that have died in battle...honor of three fallen Marines or sailors, each represented...officer of the Fort Gordon Marine Corps Detachment, handed...

Concert pays tribute to World War II veterans

...for the event. Ward, 92, served as a merchant mariner in the Atlantic and Pacific oceans."There aren't many Mer chant Marines around anymore," Ward said. "In fact, very few people ever even heard of us."Ward served on a ship that delivered supplies...

Target locked: Ben Carson

...1990s ? a claim that was, unfortunately for her, refuted by video evidence.She also claimed to have once applied for the Marines, though her husband thought it might have been the Army.And don't even get us started on the media's lack of interest...

Kon-Tiki 2 will sample trash levels in the Pacific

...Torgeir Higraff. "We are performing a marine technological experiment, as well as...temperatures, carbon dioxide, oxygen and marine life."Cecilie Mauritzen, the group's...that is absorbed into the smallest of marine life."Mauritzen said the scientific...

Fishing Tournaments

...more information, call Augusta Bassmasters at (706) 855-1301, or Augusta Marine at (706) 481-9336. Mail checks payable to Augusta Bassmasters to Augusta Marine, 4250 Frontage Road, Augusta, GA 30909. Wildwood Bass ClubOctober resultsRay...

Worn-out hardwood floor? Give it a fresh coat of paint

...floor. Pavone switched the walls to a creamy white and covered the wood floor with jade green paint. She considered using marine paint but chose a formula called Break-Through!, which dries quickly and creates a harder surface than many other types...

VA regional offices reduce benefits backlog

...benefits by the VA after being exposed to highly contaminated drinking water from 1983 to 1985 while stationed at Camp Lejeune, a Marine Corps base in eastern North Carolina.According to VA medical records, Copeland came to the emergency room at Augusta's...

Amid dysfunctional consolidated government, can mayor rise to lead?

...experience). How? Simply put the community first.This community has been in need of strong mayoral leadership for some time. Is our mayor up to the challenge? (The writer, a former Marine, is self-employed. He lives in Augusta.)