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Columbia County students learning team building skills

COLUMBIA COUNTY, Ga. (WJBF-TV) — Some Columbia County students are learning leadership skills through a program put on by the Chamber of Commerce.

Saturday was Team Building Day at the ropes course at Fort Gordon’s Pointes West Army Resort. 102 more words


Robinson Avenue reopen in Grovetown after flash flooding

UPDATE (12:00am) – Robinson Ave. has reopened at Selkirk Way in Grovetown. The Department of Transportation says repairs to the area progressed rapidly after flash flooding washed away part of the road, allowing it to be reopened earlier than expected. 120 more words


First Pride celebration held at Ft. Gordon as LGBT parties downtown

FORT GORDON, Ga. (WJBF) – It took Ft. Gordon’s brass and string instruments to celebrate this occasion.

“We take pride in the contributions of all the members of our army family,” An army leader stated in a video message. 316 more words

U.S. & World News

First ever Fort Gordon LGBT Pride Month program to be held

FORT GORDON, GA – The first ever LGBT Pride Month Fort Gordon Command Program will be held Friday, June 24 at Noon in the Signal Theater at 25TH Street and Barnes Ave on post. 81 more words


Georgia school screenings for new students held at Fort Gordon

–Press Release from Eisenhower Army Medical Center–

FORT GORDON, Ga. – The Eisenhower Army Medical Center is hosting their annual School Screening event on July 30, August 6, and August 20. 308 more words


Senators Kirk and Gillibrand Announce Key Senate Committee Approves $600 Million for Israeli Missile Defense

Senate Appropriations Committee Approves $600 Million in Israeli Defense Funding
by Natalie Johnson
May 26, 2016

The Senate Appropriations Committee easily approved $600 million in funding for Israeli missile defense programs Thursday, moving the legislation to the floor for a full chamber vote.  90 more words

Israel & Middle East

Fort Gordon drill scheduled for today

FORT GORDON, Ga. (WJBF) – An active shooter drill is planned for today at Fort Gordon.

The drill is planned for Luketina Hall. The exercise is specific to that building and personnel occupying that building only. 19 more words