| May 3, 2012
| 2:34 AM
Thousands of cities across the United States, with at least 126 in Michigan, will come together Thursday for the 61st Annual National Day of Prayer.
Dozens of the events will take place in West Michigan cities, including Grand Rapids, Holland, Kalamazoo,...
| May 3, 2012
| 4:04 PM
It's a day when believers across the nation pause to praise a higher power. Today is the National Day of Prayer. In downtown Roanoke, leaders and members of the community participated in a special service.
It included prayer, testimonies and a...
| May 16, 2012
| 8:00 AM
You're forgiven if you didn't know this, but before Pogo was a punk rock dance move, or an online gaming site, or the Program on Government Oversight, Pogo was a possum.
Pogo lived in the Okefenokee swamps and palled around with an Alligator named Albert...
| Jun 13, 2012
Fly your American flag proudly on Thursday in honor of National Flag Day.
The idea of an annual day specifically celebrating the flag is believed to have first originated in 1885. B.J. Cigrand, a school teacher, arranged for the pupils in the Fredonia,...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 7:23 AM
Gayle Anderson was live in Aliso Viejo with Boy Scout Troop # 700 with a preview of their Second Annual American Flag Retirement Ceremony. Their main event is Thursday, June 14th, Flag Day from 7p.m. to 8:15 p.m. at Orange County Fire Station 57.
| Jun 28, 2012
| 11:52 AM
It was the biggest home in America at one time until after the Civil War.
WDBJ7 Anchor Hollani Davis was one of eight reporters invited by the Obama administration earlier this month to take a personal tour of the White House. The President invitation...
| Jul 7, 2012
| 7:09 PM
WILMINGTON, Del. — Jerry Krause enters a hotel lobby loaded down by two suitcases, an Arizona Diamondbacks-issued laptop and that look defining any haggard business traveler.
In three hours, he will sit through his second doubleheader in as many...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 11:56 AM
The deck of a U.S. aircraft carrier is one of the most dangerous places in the world to work. Anything that makes operations run smoother -- well, that's a good thing.
Which brings us to the USSHarry S. Trumanand its new, roomier flight deck.
| Aug 14, 2012
| 12:49 AM
ASHEVILLE, NC -- Evangelist Billy Graham was released from an Asheville hospital Tuesday.
Graham was being treated for bronchial infection and has returned to his home in Montreat.
"Upon admission, he was alert and in good spirits," said the statement,...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 3:23 PM
(Editors Note: Charles A. Welsh Jr. of Stuarts Draft, Va. and formerly of Somerset, shared this letter written by his father on August, 15, 1945, V-J Day, the day Japan surrendered in World War II. His father served in the Navy on a ship during the war.)...
| Mar 3, 2013
| 6:02 PM
Rex Scouten, whose 48-year career in the White House began with the Trumans and ended with the Clintons, and whose duties included helping first families transition to their oversized new home, died Feb. 20 at a hospital near his home in Fairfax, Va. He...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 8:15 AM
Americans aren't the only ones interested in what happens to Norfolk-based aircraft carriers.
The Voice of Russia has noted how budget cuts have cancelled the combat deployment of the USS Harry S. Truman. It quotes a story from The Telegraph and notes...