Veterans

Wreaths Across America
Today kicks off a week long celebration honoring the brave men and women who have fought in the theater of war as well as their families who have made sacrifices in their absence.
Alabama will join other states in a wreath laying ceremony at 10:30 in the the state Capitol auditorium...
The Silence of Soldiers
At the end of an annual girl's trip to New York in the summer of 2005, I shared an airplane with several servicemen returning home after serving in Iraq. They were dressed in army fatigues, but their giddy, boyish behavior made them appear more as adolescents as opposed to hardened military men…