Thu., December 9, 2010 3:55pm
Former Senator Sam Nunn says Congress should repeal the militaries' “Don’t Ask Don’t Tell” policy and allow gay men and women to serve openly in the military. Nunn was instrumental in crafting the original policy.
Wed., September 1, 2010 4:49pm
A Washington state military base Wednesday held a memorial service for a Georgia soldier. Joint Base Lewis-McChord honored 22-year-old Pfc. Jacob A. Dennis of Powder Springs, west of Atlanta.
Tue., August 31, 2010 2:45pm
Spouses of active duty Fort Benning soldiers will see their education benefits extended. The state has secured more funding for Career Advancement Accounts, or CAA’s. About 100 additional spouses can get grants to continue their education.
Tue., August 31, 2010 2:30pm
US Representative Jack Kingston wants to lower the drinking age for men and women serving in the military. The Republican, who represents Georgia’s 1st Congressional district that spans Savannah to Valdosta, is co-sponsoring a bill. It would allow service members age 18 and up to buy beer or wine on base if it’s consumed on-site.
Mon., August 2, 2010 8:01am
In an Atlanta speech, President Barack Obama says America's combat role in Iraq will end Aug. 31 "as promised and on schedule."
Tue., July 20, 2010 5:46pm
A metro Atlanta soldier has died after an accident on U.S. base in Afghanistan. 22-year-old Private First Class Jacob A. Dennis died July 3rd at a military hospital in Germany. The Powder Springs native had been mortally wounded in a weapons mishap at Forward Operating Base Lane in Afghanistan.
Thu., June 3, 2010 6:48pm
As a draw down nears, Georgia-based troops help bring the Army home.
Thu., May 27, 2010 1:36pm
26 Georgia servicemen and women lost their lives serving in conflict overse
Thu., February 4, 2010 12:52pm
A Georgia soldier jailed for making deadly threats in a hip-hop song is bei
Wed., November 4, 2009 5:06pm
"The Messenger" is about the soldiers whose duty is to inform family member