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Freebird: Lynyrd Skynyrd: Part 2

October 7, 2018

First, I want to apologize to the readers of the Quad Cities Daily.  I wrote the first part of this article with plans to finish Parts 2 and 3 shortly thereafter.  However, as most people know, Life happens.  I got sidetracked with other projects, other articles, etc.  Recently I decided I wanted to finish this […]

What makes a Fan?

September 24, 2018

   What exactly makes a sports fan?  First we must look at the definition of the world fan: Fan* [Noun] Definition of Fan  1: an enthusiastic devotee (as of a sport or a performing art) usually as a spectator 2: an ardent admirer or enthusiast (as of a celebrity or a pursuit) *From Merriam-Webster Dictionary* Fans can and […]

Stell’s Sports Grille: A Restaurant Review

September 18, 2018

   First, this is a little new to me, doing a restaurant review.  However, I am going to give it my best.  I have been going to Stell’s Sports Grille for about a year.  I have really begun to patronize the establishment more lately.  Recently, Tracey and I went there twice in the last 2 […]

13 Hours: 6 Years Later

September 11, 2018

While today the Nation mourns the events of 9/11.  The attack on the United States will never be forgotten.  The lives lost in the Twin Towers, the Pentagon and that field in Somerset County, Pennsylvania, will always impact us.  On this date each year, the Nation remembers the First Responders who also gave the Ultimate […]

The Medal of Honor

September 3, 2018

  The Medal of Honor is the highest award that can be given by the United States Military.  This award is given to military personnel that have distinguished themselves by Acts of Valor.  The award is usually presented by the President of the United States on behalf of Congress.  It is commonly known as the […]

CCW: The Young Lions: 8/4/18

August 31, 2018

Invasion.  As defined by Oxford Dictionary, Invasion has the following two meanings: An incursion by a large number of people or things into a place or sphere of activity. An unwelcome intrusion into another’s domain. Continental Championship Wrestling’s sister promotion, WrestleMerica, invaded the National Peanut Festival Fairgrounds in Dothan, Alabama recently on August 4th, 2018.  […]

Katrina: 13 Year Retrospect

August 23, 2018

Everyone in this Generation will remember Hurricane Katrina.  The images of the devastation to the Gulf Coast, especially New Orleans will always be ingrained in our minds.  People lost their homes, family members, friends during this Hurricane.   It is believed that this Hurricane will change the way that the people of the United States look […]

Tishomingo State Park

August 3, 2018

  I recently had some free time on a Sunday and took a road trip.  I traveled into Mississippi on Highway 72 when I remembered that Tishomingo State Park was not that far away.  I have never been there so I decided that I would go check it out. It is not that far from […]

History of the Blue Angels

July 31, 2018

When you mention the Blue Angels, most people think of the blue planes that entertain thousands each year at air shows.  However, the Blue Angels are so much more.  Until I started doing research for the article, I did not realize the history of the Blue Angels. The Blue Angels are a United States Navy […]

Richard Marcinko: The Father of Seal Team 6

July 29, 2018

He is known by many names.  Richard Marcinko.  Dick Marcinko.  Demo Dick.   The Rogue Warrior.  As well as some other names not printable here in this family publication.  But one name that is true no matter what is he is the Father of Seal Team Six and Red Cell.  Every Special Operator or Tactical Operator […]

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