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Fort Gordon signals all clear after lock down on post

(WJBF) – There were a few scary moments at Fort Gordon, Ga. today.

According to the Twitter and Facebook page of Fort Gordon, there was a lockdown issued Thursday morning. 55 more words


Three Fort Gordon soldiers in custody after firing gun in air on post

FORT GORDON (WJBF) – Three soldiers are in custody after an incident involving a firearm on post at Fort Gordon.

On Wednesday night around 10:30 p.m., Fort Gordon law enforcement detained the three soldiers after reports that a personally owned firearm was being fired into the air from a moving vehicle. 34 more words


Fort Gordon to host mandatory national transition summit

FORT GORDON, Ga. (WJBF) – Fort Gordon will host a national transition summit this week.

It is mandatory for all military personnel, who are within 18 months of retirement. 35 more words


Fort Gordon Army Colonel, wife and colleague face bribery charges

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – We are learning new details about an alleged bribery and kickback scheme involving U.S. Army contracts.

According to a grand jury indictment, Colonel Anthony Roper, his wife Audra Roper and Dwayne Fuller are accused of rigging the awards of more than $20 million in contracts. 149 more words


Raw Footage: Dogs serving our country

(Augusta, GA)

Check out this raw footage from our upcoming special report on military dogs. I spent time at Fort Gordon with these elite animals.  They can sniff out suspicious substances. 91 more words


Richmond County working on new elementary and middle school

RICHMOND COUNTY, Ga. (WJBF) – Projected CSRA growth will impact local schools, so now one district is ready to expand.
Richmond County School System is set to build Dyess K-8. 152 more words


Fort Gordon to hold memorial service for Airman killed in I-20 crash

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – A memorial service will be held this week in honor of an Airman killed on I-20 last week.

Staff Sgt. Alexander Earles was killed in an accident on I-20 westbound on March 6th. 74 more words