Fort Gordon soldiers to leave West Africa as Ebola mission ends

...Gordon soldiers who deployed to West Africa to fight the spread of the Ebola...the remaining 1,300 troops in West Africa will return by the end of April...U.S. military deployments to West Africa began in September to support international...

Soldier focuses on family as deployment nears

...once for a yearlong tour to Iraq in 2009 and again for a month last fall to held the fight againstthe Ebola outbreak in West Africa.During the time apart, he said, he wrote weekly letters and communicated with his family daily through Skype, e-mails...


GUINEA CONAKRY, WEST AFRICA - Mr. Abdoul Karim Keira entered into rest Thursday, December 3...College of Georgia. Funeral services will be held in Guinea Conakry, West Africa. For more information, contact Peoples Funeral Home, 723 Walton...

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

...from Fort Gordon are deploying to West Africa to aid against the spread of the...Theater Tactical Signal Brigade in West Africa. "They will be at a safe distance...Foreman said the deployment to West Africa isn't his first humanitarian...

Governor signs medical marijuna bill

...potential Ebola cases among travelers returning from West Africa, a public health official said.Deal signed HB1 at...creating a system to track travelers to Atlanta from West Africa who needed to be monitored for Ebola, he said."They've...

'Post and Courier' wins Pulitzer for reporting on the deadly toll of domestic violence

...Journal for detailing fraud and waste in the Medicare payment system.The Times' coverage of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa won Pulitzers for international reporting and feature photography, and the St. Louis Post-Dispatch was honored in...

Fort Gordon soldiers deploying to aid fight against terrorist group

...The U.S. has conducted targeted airstrikes against the group.Soldiers in the 35th Signal Brigade were last deployed to Africa to support Operation United Assistance, or the fight against the deadly Ebola virus outbreak in West Africa.

Soldiers return from Ebola duty tonight

The last group of soldiers from Fort Gordon's 35th Signal Brigade sent to West Africa to help contain the Ebola Virus outbreak returned to Augusta tonight.The brigade held a small ceremony to welcome the last four...

Augusta's ties to Ebola-stricken Liberia date back to 1836

...away from the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, Joanne Carr stood underneath...Augusta.Richmond County's ties to West Africa date back to the 1830s, when plantation...stay in Augusta or be free in West Africa. Of the 65 slaves the Tubmans...

Ebola concerns: Q&A

The recent Ebola outbreak in west Africa and the transport of two American...American diagnosed with Ebola from west Africa to this country cause an outbreak...with Ebola) like we are seeing in west Africa. Once that chain of transmission...