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Attention football fans: Event in Atlanta to honor military's gridiron might

...creating the NFF: General of the Army Douglas MacArthur; Col. Earl "Red" Blaik, the famous coach of the U.S. Military Academy football team; and Grantland Rice, the pre-eminent sportswriter of the 1920s, '30s and '40s.The NFF is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-08-10/attention-footba
Obama makes surprise visit to Afghanistan base

BAGRAM AIR FIELD, Afghanistan - President Obama slipped into Afghanistan for a surprise visit Sunday and made clear that the U.S. will likely maintain a limited role here even after its combat mission ends this year and America's longest war comes to a close.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-05-25/obama-makes-surprise-vis
Obama picks ex-P&G head to lead Veterans Affairs

...the Cincinnati region.McDonald is 61. A native of Gary, Ind., he grew up in Chicago and graduated from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point in 1975 with a degree in engineering. He also earned an MBA from the University of Utah in 1978...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-29/obama-picks-ex-pg-head-lead-
Despite recent scandals, military culture and leadership is positive

The admiral, the cadets he addressed, and the men and women they lead are the reasons our military is the best in the world, and the most trusted American institution.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-03-23/despite-recent-s
Trial to open for soldier accused of killing wife

Pvt. Isaac Aguigui, who is already serving a life sentence after pleading guilty to two murders, is accused of killing his wife at her Fort Stewart apartment.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-22/trial-open-soldier-accused-ki
Jimmy Carter recalls rival Bo Callaway

COLUMBUS, Ga. -- Theirs was a relationship built on a red-hot bitter rivalry early in their lives and political careers.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-03-16/jimmy-carter-recalls-riv
Army Cyber Command general explains Fort Gordon investment

The Army is focusing investment at Fort Gordon to refine its cyber domain and maximize the potential for "emerging, game-changing land-power technology," said Lt. Gen. Edward Cardon, commanding officer of the Army Cyber Command.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-18/army-cyber-command-general-ex
Army Cyber Command general to speak to chamber in February

...Infantry Division.Cardon was born in Texas, reared in California and commissioned as an engineer officer from the U.S. Military Academy in 1982. The dinner and program will begin at 6:30 p.m. The chamber event will include the traditional passing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-01-28/army-cyber-command-general
'Culture of disrespect' among athletes blamed for military academy sex assaults

WASHINGTON - A culture of bad behavior and disrespect among athletes at U.S. military academies is one part of the continuing problem of sexual assaults at the schools, according to a new Defense Department report that comes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-01-09/culture-disrespect-among-
Military academy football teams will play this weekend despite shutdown

U.S. military academy football teams will play this weekend, despite the government shutdown.A senior defense official said Wednesday the decision...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2013-10-02/tennessee-break-out-smoke