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Legislation pushes for VA leader accountability

Willie Glover, a National Guard soldier awarded an honorable discharge for his service in the Persian Gulf War, sometimes wishes he had died overseas so he wouldn't have faced the "unbearable" pain of navigating the Department of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-26/legislation-gives-va-sec
Descendants of Revolutionary War soldier honor family history

...Jackson, S.C., and preparing an official memorial ceremony for him Saturday.Green's fifth-great grandson and Persian Gulf War veteran Rick Bernardi, along with two other Green descendants, placed the new marker Thursday afternoon, using...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/aiken/2015-02-05/descendants-revolutionary-war
Local men honored for being in First Special Service Force

...of 83.All three of his sons went into the Army. Carl was a helicopter pilot in Vietnam; John was a doctor in the Persian Gulf War; and William served as a captain for various missions in Argentina, Germany, Haiti, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-03/local-men-honored-being-firs
Hurley leads in Malaysia

...including defending champion Ryan Moore (69).Hurley, a former U.S. Navy lieutenant who did active duty in the Persian Gulf from 2007-09, is chasing his first tour victory."If I can keep hitting it in the fairway and keep putting it like...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-10-31/hurley-leads-malaysia
John Lambeth

...Quantico, VA. He was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps and served in conflicts in Panama, Liberia and the Persian Gulf in Operation Desert Storm. John was honorably discharged from the Marines in 1995 with the rank of Captain. His last...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173029093
Burger King in talks to buy Tim Hortons

...The company had 4,546 restaurants at the end of June, with 3,630 in Canada, 866 in the U.S. and 50 in the Persian Gulf area.The companies say Burger King Worldwide Inc. and Tim Hortons Inc., based in Ontario, would continue to operate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-25/burger-king-talks-buy-tim-
Burger King could move to Canada despite upset US customers

...accelerate its international expansion. Tim Hortons has over 3,630 locations in Canada, 866 in the U.S. and 50 in the Persian Gulf area.It wouldn't be the first time Tim Horton has paired with a U.S. fast-food chain. Tim Hortons was purchased...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-25/burger-king-could-move-can
Pentagon: US, partners begin airstrikes in Syria

...by manned Air Force and Navy aircraft, and the Toma hawk missiles were launched from U.S. ships in the northern Persian Gulf and the Red Sea. The aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush is in the Gulf.Some of the airstrikes were against...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/world/2014-09-22/pentagon-us-partners-begin-ai
Blast injuries can be subtle, long-lasting

...series of reports on military injuries dating back to the Persian Gulf War. In the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan, where...wounded to dead grew from 3.2 survivors per death in the Persian Gulf War to 9.7 per death in the latest conflict, according...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-02-23/blast-injuries-can-be-subtle
A late win, a big engagement and Rory McIlroy is ready to start a new year

...McIlroy was No. 1 in the world when he played Abu Dhabi last year, the start of the European Tour's swing through the Persian Gulf. Now he's No. 7, making him the third-ranked player in Abu Dhabi behind Henrik Stenson (No. 3) and Phil Mickelson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-01-14/late-win-big-engagement-and-