Captain Tommy Clack – 2019 Hero of the Year

By David Nastal and Eden Nastal As an eighth-generation soldier in the Army, Tommy Clack grew up with a love for history and knew that...

Thousands Across Atlanta Show Up to Support Wreaths Across America

by Eden Nastal Wreaths Across America (WAA), founded in 2007, is a national nonprofit organization that was founded to continue and expand the annual wreath-laying...

The Real Horse Soldiers in Afghanistan

By Don Kyle In 2018, the story of the first team of American soldiers (all Green Berets) who responded to the terrorist attacks of 9/11,...

Capturing a Legacy – Metro-Atlanta Photographer Seeks War Veterans for a...

Story by Erika Neldner Photos by Darleen Prem Darleen Prem has a special place in her heart for those who have served in the United States...

Cherokee County Firefighters Participate in Still Water Class

by Tim Cavender, Public Information Officer Cherokee County Fire & Emergency Services During the past three weeks, firefighters with Cherokee County Fire & Emergency Services have...

Forsyth County Board of Commissioners Issues Proclamation of Support for Law...

by Russell J. Brown, Communications Manager Forsyth County Government During their July 9, 2020 regular meeting, the Forsyth County Board of Commissioners proclaimed their support and...

Kemp Declares State of Emergency, Authorizes 1,000 Troops to Protect Georgians

Following weeks of dramatically increased violent crime and property destruction in the City of Atlanta, the July Fourth weekend saw over thirty Georgians wounded...

Dobbins nurses return home from COVID-19 frontlines

By Andrew Park, 94th Airlift Wing Public Affairs  For the last couple months, thousands of medical personnel from Air Force Reserve Command have been working...

Georgia Guardsmen met “Lucky” WWII Vet

by Sgt. 1st Class R.J. Lannom Jr. Georgia Army National Guardsmen from the Marietta-based 138th Chemical Company, currently activated in response to the COVID-19 pandemic,...

Georgia National Guard Engineers Begin Overseas Deployment

by Maj. William Carraway While more than 3,000 Georgia National Guard Soldiers and Airmen are currently mobilized across the state in support of COVID-19 response...

Thunderbirds, Blue Angels salute Atlanta healthcare workers, first responders with flyover

by Eden Nastal As part of Operation America Strong, residents of Metro Atlanta enjoyed a flyover today by the U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the...

Blue Angels, Thunderbirds to Salute Maryland, Washington D.C., Virginia, Georgia COVID-19...

NAS PENSACOLA, Fla. – The U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, and the U.S. Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron, the Thunderbirds, will...

Looking Back: 30 Days of Ga. DoD Coronavirus Response Operations

By Maj. William Carraway, Historian, Georgia Army National Guard The Beginning In just one month, the Georgia Department of Defense moved from contingency planning, in preparation for...

Navy All Hands: USNS Comfort in NY

USNS Comfort and her crew arrive in New York City and begin to treat patients. Video by Kevin Dawson, United States Navy

Dobbins ARB mobilizes medics to New York for COVID-19 response

By 1st Lt. Alan Abernethy, 94th Airlift Wing Public Affairs Five Air Force Reserve medical personnel departed Dobbins Air Reserve Base Sunday morning for Joint...

Georgia National Guard Deploys Infection Control Teams to Battle Coronavirus

by Maj. William Carraway Major William Carraway The Georgia National Guard is partnering with the Georgia Department of Public Health, the Georgia Department of Community Health,...

Cherokee County Fire & Emergency Salutes Our Doctors and Nurses

by Tim Cavender, Public Information Officer - Cherokee County Fire & Emergency Services Cherokee County Fire & Emergency Services participated in a parade yesterday afternoon...

Congratulations, 123rd Academy!

Congratulations to DeKalb County Police Department's 123rd Academy! Good luck and stay motivated.

Net Worth: Your Financial Scorecard

by Steve Cyr To plan anything well, you need a clear starting point and a way to measure your progress. With personal financial planning, the...

“Be Still and Know that I am God”

by Dr. Charles L. Houston, Jr. “You need a heart cath, Mr. Houston.” Talk about a jolt. Those were the words of my cardiologist as...

Georgia National Guard Black History Month Observance

by Spc. Tori Miller, Georgia National Guard The Georgia National Guard celebrated “A Century of Black Life, History and Culture” during Black History Month Observance...

Brigadier General Dwayne Wilson Promotion Ceremony

by Spc. Tori Miller, Georgia National Guard Georgia National Guardsmen, family and friends gathered to celebrate the promotion of Colonel Dwayne Wilson to the rank...

2020 Heroes Ball

On Saturday, February 26, the Veterans Empowerment Organization (VEO) hosted the 2020 Heroes Ball at the Georgia Aquarium. The generous support of those in...

Atlanta PD Welcomes 25 New Officers

Twenty-five new officers were sworn into the Atlanta Police Department the morning of February 19, 2020 in a private Swear-In Ceremony at the Police...