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Tim McGraw Surprises Veterans at a Steakhouse Over the Memorial Day Weekend
Tim McGraw Surprises Veterans at a Steakhouse Over the Memorial Day Weekend
Tim McGraw recently surprised a group of active duty and retired U.S. Veterans at an Outback Steakhouse in Chicago over the recent Memorial Day weekend. This isn't the first time either, during the Thanksgiving Holiday of 2012 the Grammy award winner Tim McGraw dined with our nations veterans at the Nashville TN. steakhouse.
The Abilene Veteran’s Thanksgiving Day Dinner is Still in Dire Need of Money
The Abilene Veteran’s Thanksgiving Day Dinner is Still in Dire Need of Money
The annual Veteran's Thanksgiving Day Dinner will take place this year, however in the future it may be a thing of the past in Abilene, if local organizers can't raise the necessary funds to support such an event. According to Jimmy DeFoor with the Taylor County Veterans Service Office, he says over the years, donations have fallen off and the same goes for volunteers. While this years feast has b
Abilene’s McMurry University to Honor Veterans with “A Salute to Our Military” on Thursday, November 8th
Abilene’s McMurry University to Honor Veterans with “A Salute to Our Military” on Thursday, November 8th
With Veterans Day coming up on Monday, Nov. 12th. McMurry University will honor all veterans with a special program entitled “A Salute to Our Military.” The program will feature a panel discussion titled “An Informed View of Military Experience and Historical Narratives” with an emphasis on the Vietnam era. Plus a military panel question and answer session and student readings from 'The Things The
Wreaths Across America Comes to the Texas State Veterans Cemetery in Abilene December 15th [VIDEO]
Wreaths Across America Comes to the Texas State Veterans Cemetery in Abilene December 15th [VIDEO]
As we celebrate Veteran’s Day on Saturday November 10th, by thanking and remembering those men and women of our armed forces, both past and present. I am reminded of another day that I discovered last December. Nationwide the 2nd Saturday of December is declared by the Congress of the United States as, Wreaths Across America Day. On Saturday, December 15th, volunteers across America will place wre
Aaron Watson’s New Song Honors Veterans and Raises Money for Charity
Aaron Watson’s New Song Honors Veterans and Raises Money for Charity
Texas music artist Aaron Watson dropped by the studio to bring me his new song, "Raise Your Bottle". The song was inspired by both his grandpa a WWII veteran and his dad a Vietnam war veteran. The song pays tribute to his kin folk and all veterans alike. Furthermore the profits from the song will go to a veterans charity called the Boot Campaign.
Which College Is the Best for Military Veterans?
Which College Is the Best for Military Veterans?
A recent survey conducted by Military Times Edge ranks which colleges are best for military veterans. Most of the schools making the list were public, including 51 of the 59 highest ranking four-year schools. The top five four-year schools included Concord University, taking the number one spot, Eastern Kentucky University at number two, Rutgers in third, California University of Pennsylvania