October 30, 2009
By Bonnie Heater
Retired Sgt. Maj. Richard Downs, co-chairperson, (left) and retired Col. Everett Green, head of the Fort Gordon Retiree Council, show respect for the American flag during the playing of the national anthem at the opening ceremony.
Erin Beach gives a military retiree a chair massage. Beach is a student at the Augusta School of Massage.
Members of Company B, 551st Signal Battalion, led by Staff Sgt. Darron Doren, perform precision drills in the rain during the opening ceremony for the 2009 Fort Gordon Military Retiree Appreciation Day held Oct. 24 in Darling Hall.
John Curry, the...