Laurie Simms Secretary, As we reflect on our female military during March’s Women’s History Month, their contributions are as varied as the occupational specialties in which they serve.  I remember as a young girl hearing about the first female cadets being accepted into West Point the year before I graduated high school.  I took a different…

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Dr. Kings’ death in 1968 Everyone remembers what they were doing when some catastrophic event took place. I was in Basic training at Fort Bragg, the home of the 82nd Airborne Division. Back in those days, fake news came in the form of rumors. The military has a way of mixing folks that back in…

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Never forget! Ricky Bowen Jr and Matthew J. Sandri Served together. Ricky was paying tribute to a battle buddy recently at Arlington Cemetary. Army Spc. Matthew J. Sandri Died March 20, 2004, Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedom 24, of Shamokin, Pa.; assigned to the 82nd Forward Support Battalion, 82nd Airborne Division, based at Fort Bragg,…

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We celebrate this Christmas with gratitude to the Lord for the blessings he has bestowed upon this Nation. The love he has for us, and the unconditional grace he has given to us, we can’t put a price on what God willingly gives us. No discount store can top it. No lottery can beat it.…

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