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Fort Gordon shuts down its newspaper

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Fort Gordon’s newspaper has folded.

Officials decided to close the on-post weekly newspaper, and the Feb. 25 edition was the last paper. One former editor said the base has had a newspaper since the 1950s.

“It’s sad,” said James Hudgins, who oversaw the newspaper as the head of public af...

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2 COMMENTS

  1. Many years ago I predicted printed newspapers would die out because of their inherently resource-intensive nature – and that was before the internet came along and made it happen. It’s sad, but not surprising, so see the days of a printed newspaper at Fort Gordon come to an end.

  2. Prognosticator Barry Paschal is right on target…..amazing how many paper newspapers have gone away: Augusta Herald; Metro Spirit; Augusta Courier; and what was the name of Roy Harris’ newspaper…..and now The Signal; and soon The Augusta Chronicle.

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