This time of year is always special and gives us a chance to remember the loved ones that we have and the ones that we’ve lost. Unfortunately, for many veteran graves in the area they do not have someone to visit their graves. The Wreath Project comes in during those times and places wreaths on […]

It is time to start thinking of the New Year and the resolutions that we are going to be setting forward. One of the things that is almost always on our list is getting back to the gym and getting into shape.  We all know that one of the hardest parts of getting that awesome […]

Calling all DUDES!! Veterans, bikers, men with beards, ETC!!! The SD Gunner Fund is raising money for their rescue dogs with an AWESOME Dudeoir Calendar!! Each month, a dude will be featured with a rescue pup (provided by Operation Pit Bull Rescue.) The goal of this calendar shoot is to bring awareness to both VETERANS […]

Come out and support Veterans in the community at the Veterans Day Parade in Hopkinsville. This will be on November 11th, 2017 from 10 am to 11 am. This is being put together by the City of Hopkinsville, VFW Post 1913, and MAC ( Military Affairs Committee.) The parade will begin at the war memorial […]

Look for Savings In-Store at your local Defense Commissary Agency with Johnson’s® Head-to-Toe® Baby Cleaning Cloths 6ct. Price effective 10/01/17 – 10/31/17.  These savings can benefit your home budget for your little one.  If you do not have a little one at home, consider getting in on the savings and donating the Johnson’s Head to Toe Baby […]

Purple Heart Day, let’s remember!

On August 7, Purple Heart Day is honored. This holiday encourages people to pay their respects to fallen soldiers, to listen to the stories of soldiers and veterans, and to thank them for their service to the nation.   The Purple Heart was first created on August 7, 1782, by the commander-in-chief of the Continental […]

The American Legion was granted its Federal Charter by Congress on September 16, 1919. However, it wasn’t until September 15, 2009 that the holiday American Legion was proclaimed.  American Legion Day is always on September 16th of each year. The American Legion was originally formed to help Veterans of World War I (WWI) and has since […]

Today August 1st, is US Air Forces Day.  I thought I would share some history, as we recognize the United States Air Force.  As the proud niece of an Air Force retired officer, who started his career while the Air Force was still apart of the Army, I thought it would be neat to see how the Air […]

I am an American citizen, an American Military daughter, wife, mother, niece, sister, cousin, granddaughter, friend and volunteer.  I have been all of these roles during my life.  All of which are different roles, but many come with the same feelings.  The feelings of worry and those of gratitude. We all know that our Military […]