Fort Gordon soldiers deploying to West Africa to aid in Ebola fight

...Soldiers from the 35th Theater Tactical Signal Brigade will join an additional 150 of...director for the 35th Theater Tactical Signal Brigade in West Africa. "They will be...illness, said Capt. Lindsay Roman, 35th Signal Brigade public affairs officer. During...

Fort Gordon | The Augusta Chronicle

...Fort Gordon The home of the U.S. Army Signal Center and the Dwight D. Eisenhower...serves as an integral training center for Signal soldiers who provide communications...police school came to the base, as did a Signal Corps training center. Camp Gordon became...

Fall is season of city park projects

The sight of more people at Augusta's parks signals a major season shift for Gary Hegner and his crew of 50 city groundskeepers.It's the start of autumn, a time when his team...

Road construction will increase as more transportation tax projects begin

...restore the Butts Bridge on 15th Street. Transit funding will be used to improve traffic signals on River Watch Parkway and Walton Way, install specialized signals for emergency vehicles at congested corridors, and begin the first phase of an information...

Apartments pushed up US homebuilding in September

...index stood at 58.1 in August. That index is more heavily-weighted to multi-family housing and any reading above 50 signals growth.Meanwhile, real estate sales have failed to get much traction in recent months. Price growth is slowing, yet the...

Democrats signal Georgia Senate race still in play

ATLANTA - With an infusion of cash into the race for Georgia's open Senate seat, national Democrats are signaling they believe the state is still in play with less than three weeks left before the Nov. 4 election.

SC plans earthquake drill today

...potential earthquake by taking part in a "Southeast Shakeout" drill.Emergency officials say Thursday's drill begins with a signal broadcast at 10:16 a.m. on the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's tone-alert radio and television broadcasts...

Claims for jobless aid reach 14-year low

...sustained at such a low level ? an all-time low, as a share of payroll employment ? is debatable ... but this is a clear signal of real strength in the labor market," he said in a note to clients.The four-week average of applications, a less volatile...

Pitch usage vs. Justin Upton appears noteworthy

...action against Justin Upton. The Atlanta Braves outfielder saw a noticeable change in pitch selection this season, and it may signal a trend for his future success. Over the past two seasons, Upton saw a career-high amount of fastballs. In 2014, it reached...

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

...there's really no traffic control other than the speed limit," he said. "There's no stop signs. There's no traffic signals."Howard said the state patrol usually works with the Richmond County Sheriff's Office in a supporting role. Troopers...