Richmond County seeing fewer tickets issued in 2014; deputies cite voluntary compliance

...Jones Expressway to become even more problematic once construction to widen the thoroughfare ceases in December.Sgt. 1st Class Ritchie Howard, the post commander of the state patrol's Grovetown office, said it's also no surprise that the...

Fort job fair showcases post-military work

...Corrections was very smooth ... the core values are really the same," Ross said. "It's a new adventure every day."Sgt. 1st Class Jamie John son, who has been in the Army for 24 years, hoped to find a corrections job that would give him a "satisfying...

Actor Tracy Morgan critically hurt in fatal 6-car pileup

...standup comedy show in Delaware when the limo bus overturned near Cranbury Township at about 1 a.m., state police Sgt. 1st Class Greg Williams said. James McNair, 62, of Peekskill, New York, a passenger in the limo bus, died in the crash...

Richmond County Sheriff's Office to continue DUI enforcement without Operation Thunder

...28-Jan. 1, there were 694 crashes reported locally, resulting in 353 injuries and four deaths, according to Sgt. 1st Class Ritchie Howard of the Georgia State Patrol. In that time, 352 people were arrested for drunken driving by state...

Fort Gordon students experience benefits of STEM

...that's disgusting," one student said after placing a swabbed cheek cell into a petri dish.Moments earlier, Sgt. 1st Class Brian Smith said the cultures would be put into an incubator for 24-30 hours to see whether organisms colonized...

Full text of President Obama's State of the Union address

...that's worth anything is easy."Cory is here tonight. And like the Army he loves, like the America he serves, Sgt. 1st Class Cory Remsburg never gives up, and he does not quit.My fellow Americans, men and women like Cory remind us that...

Luther Daniel Davis

...fill each single thought of you today. Happy Birthday, Son Christine Screen Dudley ~ Mother, Perry B. Davis & Sgt. 1st Class Christopher Abney ~ Brothers, Annette & Crystal Michele ~ Sisters

Trees for Troops brightens holidays for Fort Gordon families

...It's a scene that's being repeated at 60 military installations worldwide."All we do is grab and go," said Sgt. 1st Class Bryan Vann, the president of the Fort Gordon Sergeant Audie Murphy Club.Vann said the event represents the reason...

Fort Gordon Purple Heart recipient honors fallen comrades a year later

...soldiers who never made it home from his unit's deployment to Afghanistan in 2012.They were 1st Lt. Ryan Rawl, 30; Sgt. 1st Class Matthew Bradford, 30; and Sgt. John Meador II, 36.All three died that June 20, when a suicide bomber attacked...

878th Engineer Battalion returns to Augusta from Afghanistan

...exhausting 10 months, said Lorenz, who leads the 878th Family Readiness Group.Her husband, logistics noncommissioned Sgt. 1st Class Michael Lorenz, deployed for Afghanistan on Feb. 4 and was overseas until returning home at 11:45 p.m. Saturday...