54 min ago
A Wayland Son Deploys to Afghanistan
This article was submitted by Andrea Wagner. On May 1 Lt. Steven Kinney deployed to Afghanistan with the 10th Mountain Division, where his unit will be stationed for the next nine months.
14 hrs ago
El Paso Times
Fort Bliss Maj. Pittard 'has all the traits you look for in a military leader'
As a boy growing up in El Paso, Maj. Gen. Dana J.H. Pittard found inspiration in a most unlikely place.
Sat May 18, 2013
Hays Daily News
Moran accepting applications to service academies
U.S. Sen. Jerry Moran, R-Kan., announced he is accepting applications for nominations to the U.S. Service Academies.
The Orlando Sentinel
Orlando Fringe review: 'Ses-qui-cen-ten-ni-al'
Join Confederate General Robert E. Lee at Washington College in Lexington, VA in May, 1870 as he remembers his early life, the Civil War, and his relationship with General Grant.
Fri May 17, 2013
Thu May 16, 2013
Madeira native to graduate near top of academy class
Chris Heisey's re-injury was not severe. But that doesn't mean he'll be returning any time soon.
Tue May 14, 2013
North Ridgeville Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame adds two members
Two former North Ridgeville High School students were recently inducted into the high school's Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame.
Sun May 12, 2013
The Macon Telegraph
Education Notebook: Mercers dean of education to retire
Mercer University’s dean of the Tift College of Education will retire at the end of the academic year.
Class of 2013 graduates from SSU
Enduring one final test - a two-hour ceremony under a hot sun - about 1,000 Sonoma State University students celebrated their graduation Saturday afternoon on the Rohnert Park campus.
Sat May 11, 2013
Herald Star Online
FUS speaker says prayers are answered
Jim Nicholson, a former chairman of the Republican National Committee, U.S. ambassador to the Vatican and secretary for veterans affairs; told members of the Franciscan University of Steubenville Class of 2013 Saturday he was one of seven children in a family that was so poor, they lived without utilities.
Thu May 09, 2013
Peek Through Time: Jackson's Al Worden soared into space with scientific Apollo 15 mission
They called him "Sonny" and thought his skills as a piano player likely would lead him to a career as a musician.
Wed May 08, 2013
Jake Mocci headed to West Point boot camp July 1
Cape High senior Jake Mocci is headed to basic training at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point July 1. Cape High senior Jake Mocci said he wanted to join the armed forces most of his life.
The United States Army
Setting the stage to prepare cadets for combat
"When our Soldiers are performing combat operations in villages and cities in Iraq and Afghanistan with complicated terrain, such as Baghdad and Fallujah, they're in areas that are familiar to the enemy, but not to them," said Retired First Sergeant, Alec Lazore, range operations officer at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, N.Y. "Training ... (more)
Tue May 07, 2013
The Huffington Post
Steve Blank: Fly High
Todd Branchflower was one of my Lean LaunchPad students entrepreneurial enough to convince the Air Force send him to Stanford to get his graduate engineering degree.
LeT: Augmenting Threat
By South Asia Intelligence Review: Emphasizing the Lashkar-e-Taiba's clout and survival capabilities in South Asia, Admiral Samuel Locklear, Commander of the US Pacific Command , observed, on April 9, 2013, "LeT remains one, if not the most operationally capable terrorist groups through all of South Asia.
Sat May 04, 2013
Erie Times News
Smathers defends titles at North East Invitational
Hours before Ryan Smathers was to take part in his school's prom court, the senior was the king of his home track once more at the 19th annual North East Invitational Saturday at North East High School.
Fri May 03, 2013
STARNES: Religious liberty under threat in military, admiral says
A high-ranking Coast Guard official said at a National Day of Prayer gathering that religious liberty in the U.S. military is being threatened and that service members are being told to hide their faith in Christ, according to a videotape obtained by Fox News.
Three from RuCo admitted to U.S. Service Academies
U.S. Rep. Diane Black released the following statement Thursday congratulating her U.S. Service Academy appointees for the class of 2017: "These young adults represent Tennessee's best and I am proud to nominate them to a U.S. Service Academy.
Thu May 02, 2013
Army aviation must integrate COIN, major writes
Army attack aviators might seem tangential to the efforts of ground troops in the battle for hearts and minds by adhering to counterinsurgency doctrine, but the two are intertwined, an Army official writes in Armed Forces Journal, a sister publication of Army Times.
Former Birmingham Mayor David J. Vann among Alabama lawyers being inducted posthumously into hall of fame
David J. Vann, the Birmingham lawyer and activist who served as Birmingham's mayor in the late 1970s, will be among a group of Alabama lawyers inducted posthumously into the Alabama Lawyers' Hall of Fame on Friday.