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The Young Adult Years

8 Short Stories

Story 1

Our young adult years were filled with school, work, sports and hunting. Perry and I worked Saturdays during the school year and up to six days a week during the summer. 2,725 more words

Evolution And The Bible

Fort Benning visit


In 1985 I attended the Basic Airborne course and the Ranger Indoctrination course at Fort Benning. I hadn’t been back since. That is until last week. 191 more words


Be your kids HERO, one memory at at time!

The other day, my son Caleb expressed to my wife his frustration with the kids at his school. When she asked what the issue was, he said, “No one at school likes the sports that I do!” 666 more words


The Boys of Benning edited by Dan Telfair

The Boys of Benning (Authorhouse, 384 pp., $19.95, paper) is a tribute to fifteen 1962 Fort Benning OCS graduates. The co-editors—Dan Telfair, Zia Telfair, and Thomas B. 503 more words


Day Trip: National Infantry Museum

Day Trip:  National Infantry Museum at Fort Benning in Columbus, Georgia

The National Infantry Museum, located just outside Fort Benning in Columbus, Georgia is the perfect place for a daytrip with the family!  269 more words

0 Dark Thirty

I love waking up before the sun comes out on Post.  The simple quietness of it all……My husband calls this time 0 dark thirty because they are required to be up at 4:30 for PT each morning.   511 more words

Life As An Army Wife

Nearly 600 in Army disqualified from 'trust' positions after review

(CNN) — Nearly 600 soldiers have been disqualified from being Army sexual assault counselors, recruiters and drill sergeants for a variety of infractions that mean they cannot serve in those positions of “trust,” according to an Army official. 392 more words