This Military Monday we honor former sniper and UFC rookie…. Andrew Todhunter!! Andrew Todhunter is an Oklahoma native who at 17, he enlisted in the Army and was sent to Georgia. He went on to sniper school, and he also amazed all with how well he was in combatives. Because of his excellent skills in […]

This Military Monday we honor…. our 34 th President Dwight D Eisenhower! Dwight D. Eisenhower was best known for being the supreme commander of the Allied forces during WWII! During his two terms as president, the country experienced economic prosperity and peace! Dwight D. Eisenhower entered the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York […]

This Military Monday we are honoring… COLTON SMITH! Colton Smith is a Manassas, Virginia Native and is an American mixed martial artist and Combatives and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu black belt who formerly competed in the Lightweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship!! Smith is best known for competing on, and winning The Ultimate Fighter: Team Carwin vs. Team […]

Today, we make a trip back into history to honor another U.S. President who has served in our military!! President GERALD FORD! Gerald Rudolph Ford Jr. was the 38th President of the United States from 1974 to 1977, following the resignation of Richard Nixon. Prior to this he served eight months as the 40th Vice President of the United […]

Lately we have been highlighting sports figures and celebrity veterans, but this week we want to take you back in to history as we highlight former President Andrew Jackson! So gather the kids, it’s never a bad time to learn some history! Andrew Jackson was born into poverty and became a weathly lawyer from Tennesee […]

Today, we honor Timothy Fred “Tim” Kennedy! Green Beret and MMA fighter Tim Kennedy was driven to join the Special Forces after the terror attacks of 9/11. Tim Kennedy attended Eagle Academy private high school, graduating in 1998, then pursuing a Bachelors degree in Criminal Justice at the Columbia College of Missouri in 2002. While attending college, […]

I know, I know it’s June but Christmas is my favorite season and always thinking of things to do and buy for the kids prior to the holiday season! One of my favorite Christmas traditions, besides lots and lots of homemade cookies, is Christmas movies! It’s a Wonderful Life is a timeless classic, watched by hundreds […]

What is everyone’s guilty pleasure day time t.v. show? I know that while I was growing up there was slim pickings on t.v. if I was home sick, unless it was a judge show, daytime soaps……….. but I know I could always rely on the price is right!! I would still love to be a contestant […]

The four-time Emmy winner Dennis Franz — Detective Andy Sipowicz in NYPD Blue — enlisted in the U.S. Army after college! Dennis Franz, grew up in Illinois, the son of German immigrants Eleanor and Franz. He began acting as young as high school age when he participated in his high school’s version of “The Crucible.” Dennis Franz […]

Today we salute…. SEN. DANIEL K. INOUYE!!! First Japanese-American and only second recipient to receive both the Medal of Freedom and the Medal of Honor!! Daniel Inouye is also the first Japanese-American to serve in Congress! Inouye was born in Honolulu, Hawaii, Sept. 7, 1924. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Hawaii, […]