Jacksonville Daily News
Governor McCrory Announces Appointments to Ports & Turnpike Authorities
Grange serves as the director of relations at Osprey Global Solutions. Prior to returning to North Carolina in 2009, she served as an attorney at Huck Bouma, PC in Wheaton, Illinois.
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Mon Apr 14, 2014
Braxton Bragg led the best organized and disciplined army in the Confederacy
A native of Warrenton, North Carolina , Braxton Bragg was one of six sons born to Thomas Bragg and Margaret Crosland.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
SC soldier who died in Afghanistan laid to rest
Ed was a 2005 Honor Graduate of Brookland-Cayce High School where he played football, was a member of the Interact Club, the National Honor Society, and the newspaper staff, according to Chaffin's obituary.
Penns Grove senior to attend U.S. Military Academy at West Point
PENNS GROVE - A local high school senior will not only graduate with a diploma, but also an acceptance to the United States Military Academy at West Point, N.Y. Penns Grove High School's Courtney Smith, 18, knew she wanted to be a leader and when applying to universities, her heart was stolen by West Point, she said.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
University round-up: new appointmentsStaff ReportsTommy Sowers has...
Tommy Sowers-assistant secretary for public and intergovernmental affairs at the United States Department of Veterans Affairs-has been named to a one-year appointment at the Sanford School of Public Policy as visiting assistant professor of the practice and as assistant director of the Hart Leadership Program.
A. P. Hill was known by some as 'the mystery man of the Confederacy'
Born on his family's Culpeper, Virginia plantation November 9, 1825, Ambrose Powell Hill was the seventh and final child of prominent politician Thomas Hill and Frances Russell.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Tyler Morning Telegraph
Three Robert E. Lee seniors invited to attend service academies
Three Robert E. Lee High School seniors have been invited to attend two of the nation's military service academies this fall.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Video depicting Pluckemin Cantonment debuts on YouTube
BEDMINSTER - "In Quarters Comfortable and Clever," a video depicting Pluckemin's Revolutionary War artillery cantonment, is now available for public viewing on YouTube and The Friends of Jacobus Vanderveer House website.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
West Columbia (SC) paratrooper dies in Afghanistan
The cause of the death of Capt. James Edward 'Ed' Chaffin, an artillery officer with the 82nd Airborne Division, is being reported by the Department of Defense as a non-combat related incident.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
US Air Force Airbrushes Religious Liberty Again
Fox News reported a few weeks ago about how the Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo., removed a Bible verse from a cadet's personal whiteboard.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
Knox moves from the battlefield to the courtroom
In fact, before being hired as an associate in October at Hicks Law Firm, PLLC in Hattiesburg, Knox spent 10 years traveling the globe during a distinguished military career with the U.S. Army .
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee: Their paths to the American Civil War
The two iconic Civil War generals were from different worlds, yet, their life paths had similarities, as well as contrasts.