Pigs were brought to North America by early settlers nearly 500 years ago as domestic livestock. Today, feral or wild hogs are found in 40 states. Annually, these invasive pests cause millions of dollars in damage to agricultural crops and the environment.
FORT BENNING, Ga. (AP) - Back at Fort Benning after competing in the 2012 Olympics, three soldiers from the U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit returned to the firing ranges Thursday to teach junior shooters from across the country and soldiers honing their skills.
FORT HOOD, Texas - For the past two months, the military judge presiding over the high-profile case of the Army psychiatrist charged in the deadly 2009 Fort Hood shooting rampage has said he wanted to avoid disruptions in court.
FORT BENNING - One of the Army's top generals based in Georgia is getting ready to retire.
The 3rd Infantry Division's command team, along with the division's Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion, deployed to Afghanistan Saturday through Tuesday, according to 3rd ID public affairs officer Lt. Col. Benjamin Garrett.
Navy promotion: Navy Seaman Apprentice Nayeong Seok, daughter of Kounghi Yi of Richmond Hill and Euntae Seok of Richmond Hill, was recently promoted to her current rank upon graduation from recruit training at Recruit Training Command in Great Lakes, Ill.
Maj. Chris Davis of Richmond Hill, a command pilot with the 165th Airlift Wing of the Georgia Air National Guard, introduces members of the Royal Air Force cadet program to the intricacies of a C-130H Cargo Aircraft.
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - A man in an Afghan uniform shot and killed three American troops Friday morning in southern Afghanistan, the U.S. military command said, in the third attack on coalition forces by their Afghan counterparts in a week. The Taliban claimed the shooter joined the insurgency after the attack.
The U.S. Army Medical Department Activity (MEDDAC) for Fort Stewart-Hunter Army Airfield celebrated Tuesday the opening of its new Medical Evaluation Center with an open house.
Col. Christopher P. Hughes, deputy commanding general – maneuver, 3rd Infantry Division, now is a brigadier general. Hughes was promoted Friday morning during a formal ceremony in Fort Stewart's Marne Garden.
Technical Sgt. Brian Achen of Ellabell has been named Noncommissioned Officer of the Year for 2011 for the 165th Airlift Wing of Georgia Air National Guard.
Starting Oct. 1, military retirees will see an increase in their annual enrollment fees for TRICARE Prime, the military's managed health-care system.
Marine Corps Pfc. Joseph C. Ferreira recently completed 12 weeks of basic training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, S.C.
Vice Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. Lloyd Austin and other general staff officers visited Fort Stewart on July 24.
FORT KNOX, Ky. - After spending a year deployed in Iraq and Afghanistan, 103 soldiers with the 233rd Transportation Company have returned to Fort Knox for the last time.
The newly established Georgia Military Veterans' Hall of Fame is accepting nominations of Georgia military veterans for induction into the 2013 inaugural class.
The 3rd Infantry Division's 2nd Brigade likely will be deactivated up to two years earlier than previously announced.