Pacific Daily News
Deadline for service academies extended
Guam Delegate Madeleine Bordallo is extending the deadline for nominations to various service academies, according to a press release.
NFA welcomes Italian exchange students
Tiamani Ralston had to be different, so she chose to take Italian at Newburgh Free Academy instead of following her sister into Spanish class.
Albany Times Union
Obscure, crucial war hero
One reason the true stories of the Civil War are so compelling 150 years later is that they are mostly about ordinary people who rose to extraordinary heights.
The Journal News
Meet West Point's 1st female grad to become a general
When she was a high school senior in upstate New York, Becky Halstead had her future planned out.
Alamogordo Daily News
Alamogordo High School Student Jessie Brodeur poses with Ms. Frances Hesselbein, namesake of the Frances Hesselbein Student Leadership Program at West Point Military Academy during the program in West Point, New York from Oct. 28 to Nov. 1. The program was established by the Military Child Education Coalition in 2006 to identify exemplary young ... (more)
The Jersey Journal
Chatham Township Boy Scout Troop 121 visits West Point Military Academy in New York
Chatham Township Boy Scout Troop 121 visited the Military Academy, West Point in West Point, N.Y. from Nov. 8-10.
John F. Kennedy assassination 50 years later: Readers' letters
The images of that day more than resonate; they surface untouched from the recesses of our hearts and minds.
The New Zealand Herald
Friday November 29. For global distribution
1929 - U.S. Navy Lieutenant Richard E. Byrd radios that he has made the first airplane flight over the South Pole.
Faithful+Gould Joint Venture Awarded IO&T Project At Fort Detrick, MD
Americas-based leading project management consultancy, Faithful+Gould , as part of the BTF Solutions joint venture, has been awarded a $43-million contract at the U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases for the replacement laboratory at Fort Detrick.
Readers say thank you for ... veterans events, Pulaski concerts, Symphoria and voting for me
We just returned from the Veteran's Day parade at the State Fairgrounds and wish to congratulate all those who had a hand in organizing this wonderful event.
USAA to open first on-post bank
The Army has selected USAA, through its competitive process, to operate the on-post bank at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, N.Y. Hundreds of banks and credit unions have operating agreements to provide services on military installations in the U.S., but this is a first for USAA.
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Habitat for Humanity first veterans build dedicated
"A dream come true. I'm going to have my own home," said Theresa Pittman-Porter, Army veteran and Habitat for Humanity recipient.