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Veteran gets High School Degree

Written for The Argus Observer. Published on May 24, 2015.

United States Navy veteran Roger Chockley, 68, will be receiving his high school diploma at Vale’s graduation today, 48 years after he was slated to graduate from high school, thanks to an Oregon state law. 549 more words


Say It! Sing It! Shout It!

I am FREE to smile, laugh, dance, love, and live my life in peace
Because of your heroic decision: to give, sacrifice, serve, and protect… 60 more words

Life Lessons

After Winsted's parade, a surprise honor for a veteran

WINSTED — It is a Memorial Day that will leave a special memory for Pastor David McGee, a retired Marine Corporal who served in Vietnam. 246 more words


Happy Memorial Day!

I never knew that this existed. It’s at the National Vietnam Veterans Art Museum in Chicago. Above is a commemoration of all the men and women who died in the Vietnam War. 22 more words


WWII Vet to Receive Honorary Diploma from Ohio High School

It’s truly a Happy Memorial Day for a Buckeye vet. According to Fox 28, a 92-year-old World War II veteran is slated to receive an honorary diploma from his Ohio high school after he left early more than seven decades ago to fight in the war. 97 more words



I’m never really sure how to respond to things like Memorial Day.

To start with, I am not a veteran. I have never been to war. 1,189 more words