December 19, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

One bad decision, lifetime of regret

One poor decision, one life lost, and numerous others changed forever. When Edward and Nancy Kensinger’s daughter, Alaina, told him she was going to Athens, Georgia, with her boyfriend to see a concert, he had little reason to worry. More...

Community Events

Tips to starting a low-stress new year

If holiday stress has you feeling weighed down, chances are you’re not alone. More...

Soldier for Life Transition Assistance Program changed

The chief of staff of the Army changed the name of the Army Career and Alumni Program in June to the Soldier for Life Transition Assistance Program. Staff at Fort Gordon’s SFL TAP Center unveiled the new name in front of Bldg. 3380. More...

Gate 5 Express undergoes ‘major improvement’

The Gate 5 Express looks completely different than it did three months ago, and management is inviting the community to see it. Renovations to the Express began in late September, and wrapped up earlier this month. More...

Chaplain's News

Traditions evolve but remain strong

Traditions are strange things. Age imparts sanctity. Distance conveys importance. Meaning gives way to meaningless. Commemoration gives way to presentation. Occasionally those traditions may be slightly altered but still they continue, unabated. More...

Spectrum

Safety is key this holiday season

As we wrap up 2014, we head into a couple of weeks off of work and plenty of opportunities to reunite with friends and families. More...

National Tradition

Navy beats Army at annual games

The seventh annual Fort Gordon Army-Navy Game Day kicked off Saturday at Engineer Field. More...

Dog park completion date pushed to March

Pet owners will have to wait a little longer for an amenity most have been looking forward to since it broke ground in September. More...

News Update

Last 2014 newspaper

This is the final edition of the Signal newspaper for 2014. The first issue of the New Year is Jan. 9, 2015. More...

Road closure

Dwight D. Eisenhower will temporarily close part of East Hospital Road from Jan. 5 to 7 and again from Jan. 26 to Feb. 6. During the closure, traffic will be rerouted around the hospital to access the Emergency Room parking lot. More...

AAFES hours change

As of Dec. 28, the Pxtra will close Sundays and Mondays (including the optometry and optical operations). The hours will be Tuesday-Saturday from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. Also, Gate 5 shopette will now close at midnight starting Jan. 5. More...

Viewpoint

Take charge of your online identity

How would you feel if that photo you just posted on Facebook and Instagram was on the front page of the Washington Post? That tweet you just sent, what if it was the lead story on CNN this evening? More...

Social media safety tips

You've probably seen the recent news stories regarding threats from ISIS against military members. Online postings from the group suggest their followers use social media pages to find and target those associated with the U.S. government. More...

AIT Warrior Spotlight

Note: AIT Warrior Spotlight is a weekly feature showcasing the newest members of the United States Army. Young Soldiers who are attending Advanced Individual Training in their selected military occupational specialty, will be featured in The Signal. More...