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Texas Man Indicted on Stolen Valor

Texas Man Indicted on Stolen Valor

| January 21, 2022 | 6 Comments

Several news outlets are reporting that Tyler Texas resident Derek Hamm is being indicted on fraud schemes that involve stolen valor – specifically Hamm claimed that he had been awarded a Purple Heart, a Silver Star and a Bronze Star for his service. Several articles are listed below: Tyler Man Indicted for Stolen Valor act […]

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California county leaves more than $10M worth of COVID protective gear out in the rain. 

California county leaves more than $10M worth of COVID protective gear out in the rain. 

| January 21, 2022 | 3 Comments

Our friend Dan Noyes is still doing good work.  He has done some Great Work for the Stolen Valor community.  Dan has been involved in Stolen Valor cases for years. We are glad to see he is doing great work in other areas as well. It seems Gavin Newsom has been spending a bit too […]

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Valor Friday

Valor Friday

| January 21, 2022 | 1 Comment

I came across today’s subject by chance while working on another article. I thought his story was amazing and hope you do too. One thing that you’ll see when studying American military history as I do is that award citations have become more verbose and detailed over time. What passed for an awards package seems […]

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Friday FGS

Friday FGS

| January 21, 2022 | 3 Comments

Taurus Defender SLO County Sheriff’s Office says shooting in rural Paso Robles was self-defense BY NICK WILSON A man was shot in rural Paso Robles on Tuesday night, in an incident the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Office is describing as self-defense. Deputies responded to a report of a shooting on the 14000 block of […]

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Family of Fallen Marine Sues Alec Baldwin

Family of Fallen Marine Sues Alec Baldwin

| January 20, 2022 | 20 Comments

This story is becoming interesting. I’ll give you the really quick version and you can watch or read more for details. * Marine LCpl Rylee McCollum is killed in Afghanistan, one of 13 killed in Aug * Alec Baldwin sees the story and reaches out to the family * Baldwin donated $5,000 to Rylee’s sister […]

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Thursdays Are For Cooking….

Thursdays Are For Cooking….

| January 20, 2022 | 18 Comments

Well, it’s the “dead of winter” and while the mayhem in the streets has wound down to late evening street shootings on Chicago’s South  Side, and news that the so-called administrations in various states are serving the indigent and homeless better by letting them flourish in alleys, dark corners and on the sidewalks of major […]

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I ran the Kabul evacuation’s airspace and all I got was an AF Comm Medal

I ran the Kabul evacuation’s airspace and all I got was an AF Comm Medal

| January 20, 2022 | 15 Comments

Some of the Airmen who ran the hectic airspace into, out of, and above Biden’s colossally botched Afghanistan pullout last summer recently received awards. The captain who ran the operation, and apparently worked hand-in-hand with the Taliban, received a Bronze Star (an in-theater Meritorious Service Medal) while the two senior airmen (E-4) received Air Force […]

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Veterans who verify their service can get Fox Nation Free for 1 year.

Veterans who verify their service can get Fox Nation Free for 1 year.

| January 20, 2022 | 12 Comments

  There are a growing number of places that have begun to use a Verification Process before they give special offers to Veterans.  It seems they are using access to SCARA in order to do this. I have to say that every time I stand in line at the Navy Federal Credit Union I can […]

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