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AH… my first time flying! I was beyond nervous! I couldn’t stop shaking and my chest broke out in hives from anxiety. Before my flight I went to dinner with my mom and dad at one of my favorite barbecue places in Oklahoma, Rib Crib! 1,515 more words

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Paying For College?

Monday, October 3rd  @ 7:00 PM 

Frisco ISD Admin Offices

5515 Ohio Drive Frisco, TX

Paying For College Using Military, State, and Federal Opportunities

Frisco high school students, parents, and grandparents are invited to attend a special forum sponsored by Frisco ISD and the Frisco American Legion Post 178 to learn about options to pay for college education using government programs such as Department of Defense, CIA, military scholarships, and loan repayment programs.  507 more words


What it Means to Be a Woman in the Military

Jamie DePaola, WMA National Board Member, Area 1 Director participated in the panel discussion, “What it means to be a woman in the military”

Jamie B. 133 more words



My son graduated from Marine Recruit Training Depot Parris Island on June 3.

Wesley became a United States Marine a week before marching across the Peatross Parade Deck on the island – to the delight of the friends and family members who made the trip to experience that transformative moment in his life and an unbelievably emotional moment for his father. 427 more words


Oscar Mike Radio - Episode 10 Recap

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Question of the Week

     I didn’t have anyone ask me a question. I think for me there are many things going on in our world that people can’t take the time to think about what is going on. 498 more words


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My Personality Disorder

There is a black mark on my DD-214 – the legal document that separates military personnel from their service – and I don’t want to share it with anyone. 1,026 more words