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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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-23/postal-worker-stole-veteran-
Augusta man has 'peace of mind' in pursuit of career with GI BIll after military service

...It gave me guidance, the ability to figure out what I wanted to do with my life."Last month, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs celebrated 70 years of investment in the education and economic prosperity of America's service members...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-14/gi-bill-birthday-celebrated-
Acclaimed Augusta Warrior Project poised to go nationwide

...expected are key representatives from the Bob Woodruff Foundation; the USO; Operation Home Front; the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs; the U.S. Department of Defense; the University of Southern California; and the Bristol-Myers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-05-10/acclaimed-august
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-05-18/victory-our-veterans
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-06-05/rep-john-barrow-calls-invest
Policy hits a sour note

...the government bends over backward to honor veterans' freedom of religion. Earlier this year, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs even approved the hammer of Thor as one of about 60 religious symbols that can be inscribed on veterans...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-12-26/policy-hits-sour-note
New court aims to help veterans

...Court would provide veterans the chance to admit their crimes but be sentenced to treatment offered by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs instead of punishment. If they successfully complete the program, they won't have a conviction on their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-10-27/new-court-aims-help-veterans
Bills would allow in-state SC tuition for veterans

...recruitment tool for a state with a veteran population that already exceeds 400,000, according to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs."Every military student who comes into this state is highly disciplined, highly skilled," he said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-03-27/bills-would-allow-state-
Bills would allow in-state SC tuition for veterans

...recruitment tool for a state with a veteran population that already exceeds 400,000, according to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs."Every military student who comes into this state is highly disciplined, highly skilled," he said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2013-03-27/bills-would-allow-state-s
Veteran helped by healing paw

...to the idea of a service animal by her primaryphysician, Dr. Jennifer Ward, whom she sees through the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.After talking with Ward, Whittington-Schaut engaged in more than a year of research, reading up on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-04-11/veteran-helped-healing-paw