Fri., April 12, 2013 10:03am
An airman enlisted in the Georgia Air National Guard is being awarded a medal for showing extraordinary leadership in Afghanistan. He will receive the Bronze Start during a ceremony Friday at Robins Air Force Base.
Tue., September 4, 2012 7:00am
A Flowery Branch councilwoman has returned to her home in suburban Atlanta after being deployed in Afghanistan for six months. She was deployed with the 628th Civil Engineer Flight at Dobbins Air Reserve in Marietta in the middle of her first term.
Thu., July 12, 2012 8:38am
A funeral service has been set for a soldier from central Georgia who was killed in Afghanistan. A Defense Department statement Wednesday said Spc. Erica P. Alecksen of Eatonton was among six soldiers who were killed in a bombing in Afghanistan.
Wed., June 13, 2012 6:47am
Spc. Bryant J. Luxmore of New Windsor, Ill., died Sunday when he was on patrol with Afghan security forces near Panjwai and was hit by gunfire. The 25-year-old soldier was assigned to the 3rd Infantry Division at Fort Stewart.
Thu., May 31, 2012 7:56am
The U.S. Department of Defense has confirmed that a 24-year-old Marine from Leesburg was killed in Afghanistan May 26. Lance Cpl. Steven G. Sutton died while conducting combat operations in the Helmand province of Afghanistan.
Fri., July 30, 2010 3:39pm
Georgia's 48th Brigade came home in the Spring. City of Macon held parade formal ceremony today. Eight soldiers died during the deployment.
Tue., January 19, 2010 5:59pm
US General David Petraeus says the goal is for troops to have two years at
Fri., November 27, 2009 10:49am
Senator Saxby Chambliss is leading a congressional delegation from Georgia
Wed., November 4, 2009 5:06pm
"The Messenger" is about the soldiers whose duty is to inform family member
Wed., October 7, 2009 3:52pm
Deployment of 300 troops next week comes during deadliest period in the eig