Entries for December, 2013

6 American Soldiers Killed in Helo Crash

By Debbie Gregory. On December 17, six U.S. Army soldiers were killed in Afghanistan when their Black Hawk UH-60 helicopter crashed. The deceased soldiers were identified as: Chief Warrant Officer 2 Randy L. Billings, 34, of Heavener, OK. Chief Warrant Officer 2 Joshua B. Silverman, 35, of Scottsdale, AZ. Staff Sgt. Jesse L. Williams, 30, […]

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My Free Taxes to Focus on Outreach of Veterans: Need Organizations to Volunteer

By Debbie Gregory. Since 2009, the partnership has helped more than 4.5 million families claim approximately $6 billion in tax refunds and credits. The partnership is aided by collaborative efforts from the National Disability Institute, the United Way, Goodwill Industries International, with sponsorship from the Walmart Foundation. aides low to mid-level income families […]

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2 New Marine Corps Uniform Changes Affect Females

By Debbie Gregory. On December 16, the office of the Commandant of the Marine Corps released Marine Administrative Message 658/13, which revealed the results from Uniform Board 213. The message announced the approval, standards and timeline for the universal dress and service caps, and partial multiple braids for female Marines. Effective immediately, all female Marines […]

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VA to Add Additional Ailments to TBI Compensation

By Debbie Gregory. In each military conflict, we see major innovations made in the weaponry, defensive measures, and even in warfare itself. Advances are also made in the medical arena. Doctors find new ways to treat patients, both on the front lines and back home. These advances also result in improved civilian healthcare. Recently, the […]

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Army to Separate Up to 2,000 Captains and Majors

By Debbie Gregory. With more than twelve years’ worth of war fighting winding down, the Defense Department and its branches of the military may start to see changes in their numbers and ranks. In order to stretch military budgets to their fullest, while having the least effect on benefits and pay, we can expect to […]

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