Alvin J. Schmitt worked behind the scenes during the wars in Korea and Vietnam and later, Operation Desert Storm.
Editor's note: This article has been revised to reflect the following correction, which will appear in the May 1 print edition. U.S. Air Force veteran Jeffrey Towery served during Operation Desert Shield. An article about his talk on post-traumatic stress disorder in Hinesville that appeared in the April 24 edition incorrectly said he was a combat veteran. The Coastal Courier regrets the error.
The first Hinesville Wounded Veterans Charity Event will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Bryant Commons, 438 W. Oglethorpe Highway in Hinesville.
FORT BELVOIR, Va. - Staff Sgt. Thalamus Lewis did not know what hit him, but it was close. Too close.
Col. Patrick Ahearne, the commander of Winn Army Community Hospital on Fort Stewart, has been suspended from command, according to a news release from Terry Goodman, director of strategic communications for the Army's Regional Health Command – Atlantic.
More than 100 Vietnam War veterans will receive certificates of honor this week to recognize their service during the war.
GRAFENWOEHR, Germany - Soldiers from 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division started drawing tanks and Bradleys from the European Activity Set at sites in Germany, Romania and Bulgaria last week as the brigade prepares for Exercise Anakonda 16.
Maj. Gen. Jim Rainey, the commanding general of the 3rd Infantry Division, addressed reporters Friday, saying he is working to make sure soldiers are ready for any mission and that their families are being cared for when they are deployed.
For the third time, Fort Stewart soldiers are deploying to train and participate in several exercises with allies in the coming months.
Maj. Gen. Jim Rainey, the commanding general of the 3rd Infantry Division, said he is working to make sure soldiers are good at the fundamentals, such as physical training, and that their families are being cared for when they are deployed.
Editor's note: This article has been revised to reflect the following correction, which will appear in Wednesday's print edition. The 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team will deploy for three months to Estonia, whose coastline is on the Baltic Sea. Because of incorrect information received, an article on page 3A Sunday incorrectly stated the length of the unit's deployment and placed Estonia in the wrong region of Europe.
Midway police Chief Kelli Morningstar urged attendees at Fort Stewart Women's History Month observance to "never give up."
ATLANTA - House Bill 821, the "Military Spouses and Veterans Licensure Act," sponsored by Rep. Al Williams, D-Midway, unanimously passed the Senate Chamber Thursday afternoon with a 53-0 vote.
The 3rd Infantry Division and the Georgia Army National Guard's 48th Infantry Brigade Combat Team are teaming up.
Seven people with ties to this area have graduated from basic infantry training.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sens. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., and David Perdue, R-Ga., today announced the U.S. Army will locate a new Security Force ...
Once synonymous with Fort Stewart, the "Taro Leaf" will make a comeback of sorts when veterans of the 24th Infantry Division and Desert Storm gather ...
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