VA deputy secretary, Fox News co-anchorman delivering keynotes at warrior care symposium

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Deputy Secretary Sloan Gibson and Fox News co-anchorman Jon Scott will deliver keynote addresses at a two-day symposium in...

Postal worker stole veteran pain pills

...Telegraph Hunnicutt used his position as a mail sorter in Macon to remove packages of pain medication that the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs was sending to veterans. Searches at his home found 13 mail bags that were addressed to others and eight...

Curtis Schroeder

LINCOLNTON, Ga. - Mr. Curtis Harold Schroeder, 89, of Dallas Street, entered into rest on Monday, January 5, 2015 at University Hospital in Augusta, GA. The funeral service will be at 3 p.m., Friday, January 9, 2015 at Goshen Baptist Church with

Augusta man has 'peace of mind' in pursuit of career with GI BIll after military service

The Department of Veterans Affairs celebrated 70 years of investment in the education of America's service members such as Stephen Safford, of Fort Gordon and Georgia Regents University.

Acclaimed Augusta Warrior Project poised to go nationwide

A symposium this week in Augusta could dramatically improve how America cares for an important part of its citizenry - our veterans.

Policy hits a sour note

This year's VA decision marked a disproportionate response to something that never appeared to have been a problem.

New court aims to help veterans

MACON, Ga. - A young veteran had just returned from Afghanistan. Injured in a car wreck, he became addicted to pain pills. After being charged with theft, he found his way to Judge Tripp Self's courtroom.

A victory for our veterans

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is caught in a firestorm of scandal. Administrative delays in medical procedures at Veterans Administration hospitals have been...

Rep. John Barrow calls for investigation at Charlie Norwood VA radiology department

Rep. John Barrow has called on the acting inspector general of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs to investigate potential wrongdoings in Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center's radiology department.Barrow's request followed...

Freedom's Path hopes to get some veterans off the street

A multimillion-dollar public-housing development in Augusta appears to be moving forward despite four years of zoning, funding and construction delays.