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Toys for Tots makes record breaking buy

...need of a Merry Christmas right here at home," he said. Lance Corporal Jeff Melvin joined in the toy buying mission along with his two year old daughter Elizabeth and Lance Corporal Cat Bras. Toys for Tots volunteers that helped with the toy buy...

...Sgt. Denton drove the Humvee for two laps around the rink this year accompanied by Lance Corporal Cat Bras' son Benjamin in the Humvee as Lance Corporal Melvin took the friendly fury fire from the turret of the Humvee. Those who were fortunate...
Rich Lowry: The media's absurd NFL hysteria

...outrage. Facing child-abuse charges for disciplining his son with a switch, he is taken as a symbol of the noxiousness of all corporal punishment.This is all so wildly disproportionate that perhaps something more than the usual ax-grinding, ratings-chase...

...responding strongly enough to acts of domestic violence by its players.It also has touched off a national debate about the role of corporal punishment in parenting.In the eyes of a Texas grand jury, Peterson crossed the line when he repeatedly struck his son with...

...Did it anyway with extreme skill.Despite Gary Cooper's portrayal of him in Sergeant York, though, Alvin was still a corporal when he received his Medal of Honor, attaining his sergeant's stripes shortly after.Another military hero who often gets...
Young Marines collect Toys for Tots at Big K in Kenai

...hours, and some of the kids have even asked to be scheduled for double shifts," said Keith. Private 1st Class Aaron Byrd, Corporal Jenni Garrison, and Private Sean McGahan of the Arctic Young Marines do a push up for every dollar spent on a Toys for Tots...
dispatch effort and becoming a Marine is a personal achievement," he said. Pvt. Erikson says he aspires to make the rank of Corporal and enter the canine unit with the military police while earning a two year degree and following military his service plans...
Air fair a time for WWII vet to reminisce, share legacy

...Devin said. "I'm surprised that uniform even fits him." Inside the hangar, sitting at a table, signing autographs was Corporal Mike Hunt, a tall, thin World War II veteran and member of the Alaska Wing of Commemorative Air Force. In 2007, Hunt donated...
Soldier on leave enjoys 1st Peninsula Soap Box Derby

Corporal Matthew Habermann USMC and his wife Zorrie...championship,? Glidden told the Dispatch. Corporal Habermann USMC shared his experience in Iraq...leave 2004 Soldotna High School graduate Corporal Matthew Habermann USMC and his wife Zorrie spent...
20th Annual Women?s Run increases DV awareness

...Annual Run for Women. ?This being our 20th anniversary of the run we wanted to dedicate it to in the memory of and to honor Corporal Mike Lasky who was killed while serving in Iraq last year. We presented the family with a plaque signifying that and we...


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