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Showing posts with label Military Veterans. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Military Veterans. Show all posts

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Volunteers wanted for Vietnam wall’s visit


Volunteers wanted for Vietnam wall’s visit


Article Excerpt: "... The three-quarter-scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall in Washington, D.C., arrives in the Rocket City Oct. 31, and will be open 24 hours a day at John Hunt Park in Huntsville, Nov. 1-4, until it closes at 3 p.m. that Sunday. Volunteers – about 450 – are needed for a variety of roles during that time period. To sign up to volunteer for a four-hour shift, visit twth-hsv.com/volunteer-with-us/ ..."


Reference: www.theredstonerocket.com

Sunday, September 30, 2018

Grissom JROTC Honors WWII Veteran With Birthday Celebration


Grissom JROTC Honors WWII Veteran With Birthday Celebration


Article Excerpt: "...Clarence Owens grew up in Huntsville and served in the Navy from 1940-1948. He has enjoyed a career with Huntsville Police Department’s Motorcycle Division, Chrysler, and the Madison County Sheriff’s Department..."


Reference: www.huntsvillecityschools.org

Monday, January 23, 2017

Why is new administration attacking military veterans by attacking federal pensions and COLA's?


Chaffetz Plans to Wipe Out Federal Employees’ Pension


Article Excerpt: "...Current FERS retirees receive an average of under $20,000 per year from this benefit. Chaffetz seems to take joy from hurting government workers, including those in his district. Do you think he remembers that nearly a third of federal employees are also veterans? If he carries out his promises, he will take away employees' ability to retire with dignity and provide for their families..."

Reference: www.afge.org