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Adventures on St. Simon's Island

We love to get out of our town and explore the area. So last Saturday we spent the weekend exploring St. Simon’s Island Ga. It’s about an hour and a half away from where we live and it’s totally gorgeous! 566 more words


Top Brevard football recruit chooses U.S. Army

Merritt Island defensive coordinator Ben Waldrop immediately began to laugh at the story Jeff McLean told. Not only did he remember it, but he understood its meaning. 923 more words


Shooter Ian Foos has sights set on Kentucky

BELLEVUE — There just weren’t enough hours in the day for Ian Foos to do two sports with the commitment they each deserved.

As a freshman and sophomore, Foos followed the family tradition and played football for Bellevue High School. 547 more words


Jimmy Quits the Army

The day after Veterans Day.

This is a true story except Jimmy is not his name.

Jimmy looked through the door at me, waiting to recognize him. 713 more words

From The Columbus Ledger-Enquirer:

Brig Gen. Tammy Smith, the first openly gay general in the U.S. Army, is poised to take over as the commander of the 98th Training Division, a Reserve unit at Fort Benning.

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