| Jun 4, 2013
| 11:07 PM
It has been more than seven years since Roland Barvels, a former Aberdeen police officer, was killed in the line of duty in Iraq.
His widow, Cindy Barvels, has worked to move on from the tragedy and was surprised around Thanksgiving, when she was asked...
| May 28, 2013
There's a simplistic and naive belief that war doesn't solve anything, Mike Herman told those who attended Monday's Memorial Day service at Sunset Memorial Gardens.
That mindset is fine, the retired South Dakota Army National Guard colonel said, unless...
| May 29, 2013
We can appreciate the candor with which Calipatria Superintendent Doug Kline had with our staff when discussing the shuffling of principals between Calipatria High School and Bill E. Young Jr. Middle School.
Those types of moves happen at the...
| May 30, 2013
| 7:22 AM
Raymond John Kircher, Jr. 77, Rapid City, died Wednesday May 22, 2013, at Dept. of Veteran Affairs, Ft Meade, SD.
He served in the U.S. Air Force from 1952 to 1956.
Survivors include, a son, Kyle (Jeannie) Kircher, his children, Dana Kircher, Ryan...
| May 27, 2013
| 7:20 AM
Rain didn't stop many Michiana communities from holding parades on Memorial Day to honor our military servicemen and women who have put their lives in harm's way to protect our country.
However, parades in Goshen, Middlebury and Nappanee were canceled....
| May 23, 2013
| 6:59 PM
Army National Guard Pvt. Kelsea R. Gunn, daughter of Susan and Gregory Rohr of Hagerstown, graduated from One Station Unit Training at Fort Leonard Wood, Waynesville, Mo., which included basic military training and advanced individual training.
| May 17, 2013
| 3:01 AM
If you walk up the long gravel pathway alongside the spacious grassy fields of Whitehall Township's 110-acre main park, the view from the top of the hill is remarkably similar to that from atop the hills just north of Gettysburg.
From the Oak Ridge...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 6:35 AM
Members of a Bethel-based unit of the Alaska Army National Guard will be honored at an Anchorage ceremony following a year-long deployment to Afghanistan.
Officials say more than 120 soldiers with B Company, 1-143rd Infantry Airborne Regiment will be...
| Jan 13, 2013
| 10:18 PM
Army National Guard Pvt. Levi J. Dinger has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson in Columbia, S.C. Dinger is the son of Rachel and Don Dinger of Warner.
Students named to the fall 2012 dean’s list at North Dakota State...
| Jan 13, 2013
| 9:47 PM
Hundreds of people gathered at the Dena'ina Center in Downtown Anchorage to welcome Alaska Army National Guard soldiers with B Company, 1-143rd Infantry Airborne Regiment, home from a deployment to Afghanistan.
More than 120 soldiers were honored for...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 9:38 PM
Aberdeen: The memorial service for Kent Oliver, 75, of Aberdeen will be 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013, at Spitzer Miller Funeral Home; 1111 S. Main St., in Aberdeen, with Pastor Tom Haggar officiating.
Kent died Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, at Avera St....
| Jan 3, 2013
| 2:47 PM
The North Cross Boys Soccer team got some national recognition Thursday morning, being awarded the Army National Guard national ranking trophy.
The school held a ceremony this morning to honor its 24-0, state championship soccer team, for being ranked...