Growth in Fort Gordon's cyber and intelligence missions will bring thousands of new personnel to the post over the next five years and hundreds of new students for Columbia County schools.
That was the message Fort Gordon Garrison Commander Col.
Thanks to a $2,310 donation by the Deputy J.D. Paugh Memorial Foundation, the department will be able to purchase three Kenwood NX200 portable radios, which come complete with lapel microphones, additional antennas and batteries, and a service plans.
As I approached the grocery store, his appraisal was obvious. Out of the corner of my eye, I saw him grin. At me. The vestiges of a once healthy smile poked from his grey-ish gums in random, sparse arrangements.