Col. Glenn Kennedy (center), the garrison commander at Fort Gordon, and Sgt. Maj. Kevin Schehl tour a fourth-grade class taught by Sandra Owens as pupils at Freedom Park Elementary School use new laptops. Taco Bell's Let Freedom Bells Ring campaign donated $21,000 in computers and equipment on behalf of the Armed Forces Families Foundation. Diners at restaurants across the South contributed. At left, Aydain Deguzman, 9, uses his new laptop.
--Rainier Ehrhardt, staff