Navy Captain Runs to Honor Fallen Servicewomen

Last year, Captain Nancy Lacore ran 160 miles to honor servicewomen who were killed overseas. She ran a mile for every one of them and it took her seven days to do it. She did this as part of the valor run. Here's a seven minute video showcasing who she is and what she's done. She talks about the Valor Run and about the struggles of being a woman in the military. … [Read more...]

This Memorial Day Remember the Shield Sisters of the Revolutionary War

Memorial Day got its start three years after the Civil War, as a Day of Remembrance to those who lost their lives in the Civil War. Regardless of whether you are getting ready for the first big barbecue of the summer or spending the day at your favorite ballpark, take a moment or two to remember the many young men and women who lost their lives while doing battle under the … [Read more...]