Columbia County

Fort Gordon’s Disastrous Drill

Fort Gordon’s Disastrous Drill

For years, the U.S. Army Cyber Center of Excellence at Fort Gordon has been recognized as a leader in communications. It has been know to perform both regional and world-wide missions including extensive communications training and operations. But this week, there was a terrible breakdown in communication at Fort Gordon that caused panic and fear […]

D.A. needs to investigate Marshall Square

D.A. needs to investigate Marshall Square

Does everyone agree that the ruling by Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner Ralph Hudgens this week that last year’s deadly fire at the Marshall Square retirement community was “accidental” is pretty much meaningless? Obviously, no one intentionally set fire to the billiard room on the third floor of the retirement community in the early morning […]

Burning Questions

Burning Questions

As the fire began to intensify and rapidly spread behind the walls of the third-floor billiard room in the Marshall Square retirement community in the early morning hours of June 2, a deadly sequence of events occurred, according to local attorney Sam Nicholson. “It was like the Titanic,” said Nicholson, a senior partner in the […]