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Southeast watches storm approach

...wide latitude to Scott and other state officials to prepare for the storm. The order calls for the activation of the National Guard and gives authorities the ability to waive tolls and rules to allow emergency crews and vehicles to move throughout...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-08-28/southeast-watches-storm-approach
'True heroes'

...terrorist on a packed train to Paris last Friday.Airman First Class Spencer Stone, of the U.S. Air Force, Oregon National Guard member Alek Skarlatos and their civilian friend Anthony Sadler helped prevent what might have become a mass murder...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-08-25/true-heroes
Rants & Raves

...leverage he has over the Columbia County Commission to get such a sweet deal. WHAT A GREAT SHOW and dance at the National Guard Armory last weekend. Billy Joe Royal, Tommy James and Clarence Carter. Oh, then I woke up. Just a dream, but...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-19/rants-raves
Inman Hogan Jr.

...member of New Hope Baptist Church, Lincoln County Soil and Water Conservation and served his country with honor in the National Guard. Mr. Hogan was a cattle farmer and retired as Superintendent of Roads and Bridges for Lincoln County. Survivors...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175542909
319th Transportation Company to be honored for Vietnam service

...Commended as a "meritorious unit," the unit is widely seen as changing the Army's outlook on using Reserve and National Guard units to increase camaraderie among troops in combat zones. The 319th started holding reunions the year following...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-14/319th-transportation-company
Stephen Nichols

...traveling to many cities until retiring in Augusta, he was a veteran of the U.S. Army and then retired from the Navy National Guard and he was a Christian. A memorial service will be conducted (Today) Saturday, August 8th. 2015 at Bellevue Memorial...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175461134
South Carolina orders National Guard assessments after Chattanooga shootings

South Carolina National Guard officials will conduct vulnerability assessments of all recruiting...Division."I have ordered a full review of all South Carolina National Guard facilities and installations statewide," Haley said. "The safety...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-20/south-carolina-orders-national-guar
Chattanooga shooting prompts debate on arming military service recruiters

...Abdulhakim Muhammad shot them outside a military recruiting center in Little Rock, Ark. In October 2013, Tennessee National Guard recruiter Amos Patton shot and wounded three people in the Millington armory after learning that he was being removed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-07-17/chattanooga-shooting-promp
New commander installed for Eisenhower Army Medical Center at Fort Gordon

...Previously, Weber served as the assistant program manager in the Office of the Program Manager for the Saudi Arabian National Guard Modernization Program, according to a release.The change of command ceremony was held at Fort Gordon's Barton...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-22/new-commander-installed-eisen
William Handberry Sr.

...charged with the mission of helping local businesses prosper. He also honorably served his country in the Georgia National Guard. Don first began his 42-year insurance career in Augusta as a Lincoln National Life insurance agent. In 1982...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175373469