veterans

The after-shock of releasing a bomb of this magnitude will reverberate further than a physical assessment after the dust settles.

Military veterans are showing their solidarity with demonstrators at Standing Rock.

Richard Overton turned 110 on Wednesday, making him the oldest living World War II veteran. But he says age isn't slowing him down

2 Chainz has put on his Santa Claus hat and is giving out Christmas gifts a little early this year.

To our men and women who protect and serve our country, we salute you and will never forget… A man who lays down his life for another  is to be honored.   Please join in on some events to salute veterans in Richmond and across Virginia this week and weekend at www.virginia.org/veteransday        

Traditional observance of Memorial Day has diminished over the years. Many Americans nowadays have forgotten the meaning and traditions of Memorial Day and use it as the unofficial kick off to summer. Memorial Day was originally called Decoration Day, is a day of remembrance for those who have died in our nation’s service in the […]

World War II veteran Richard Overton celebrated his 109th birthday with whiskey, cigars, and burgers because…YOLO. Known as the oldest living veteran in America, Overton…

  FROM THE DESK OF GOVERNOR TERRY MCAULIFFE:   RICHMOND- Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today Virginia’s award of over $3.4 million from the United States Department of Labor.  The grant award will provide veterans with community college credits for their past military service and training, coursework to obtain additional skills and credentials, and mentors at […]

Roland Martin speaks to four star General Kip Ward about President’s Obama’s recognition of the 24 veterans awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor.

Listen to Community Conversations with Miss Community Clovia on live stream starting 9 a.m.  at http://www.kissrichmond.com This weekend across the nation we salute veterans and active duty personnel for their sacrifice and service to keep us free in America. How do you measure the sacrifice of a man who would lay down his life for […]

Oprah Winfrey’s team is hard at work bring a very special message about military families all across the country as we celebrate our nation’s veterans and soldiers serving across the globe. The team recently sat down all seven wives from new OWN docu-series “Married to the Army: Alaska,” and asked them some “getting to know […]

  President Obama honored American veterans (our heroes) Sunday. At Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia, President Obama said, quote, “this is the first Veterans Day in a decade in which there are no American troops fighting and dying in Iraq.” The president also mentioned care and support for our veterans with health challenges or not, […]