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Parents must be notified of school’s intent to teach sexually explicit material

Parents must be notified of school’s intent to teach sexually explicit material

| October 3, 2022 | 14 Comments

A new Virginia law will require schools to notify their students’ parents of sexually explicit material slated for instruction. This new law, which must be adopted by January, enforces the right of the parents to determine if their children will be exposed to this kind of material or not. After reviewing the sexually explicit material, […]

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Monday FGS

Monday FGS

| October 3, 2022 | 10 Comments

Smith & Wesson 586 Cops fatally shoot armed man in Old Town, police say Adriana Pérez, Chicago Tribune A man was killed in an exchange of gunfire with police officers in Old Town on Sunday morning, according to police. Officers were investigating reports of an armed man in the 400 block of West Blackhawk Street […]

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JB San Antonio reports Legionella in barracks, moves patients

JB San Antonio reports Legionella in barracks, moves patients

| October 3, 2022 | 12 Comments

  The virus that causes Legionnaire’s has been found in a barracks on Joint Base San Antonio, in Texas.  The post announced they are moving about 150 patients from the base’s Liberty Barracks after legionella was discovered in the water system. The service members at Liberty Barracks are all temporary residents undergoing treatment at Brooke […]

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US Army misses recruiting goal

US Army misses recruiting goal

| October 2, 2022 | 52 Comments

The Army missed its recruiting goal by 25% this year. The other services made their goals, but they had to dig into their delayed entry pools to make their numbers. The Army National Guard and the Army Reserve may pick up some of the Army’s requirements for the Army to meet its part of America’s […]

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Herky Birds Grounded

Herky Birds Grounded

| October 2, 2022 | 33 Comments

  The Air Mobility Command (AMC) of the Air Force has announced that the majority of their C-130H Hercules have been grounded for maintenance issues: The Air Force has grounded most of its older C-130H Hercules cargo planes and variants due to a problem with their propeller barrels. AMC said 116 C-130Hs, including variants of […]

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Sunday FGS

Sunday FGS

| October 2, 2022 | 11 Comments

Nunchaku Bystanders with gun, car stop attack on family in west Wichita, police say Michael Stavola An attack on a family in their car Wednesday evening was stopped by bystanders who used a vehicle and a gun to end the assault, officials said Thursday. A Wichita police news release says 38-year-old Julian Luis Gonzalez was […]

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Boomer’s Sunday

Boomer’s Sunday

| October 2, 2022 | 24 Comments

It’s time once again, Delta Whiskies and Whiskettes, for Boomer’s Sunday, where I sort through the weekly offering of ‘toons and pick the best. Toons are provided by Boomer and AW1 Scott, with many others contributing. Disclaimer: These toons are meant to amuse, entertain and inform, pretty much in that order. While I cull what […]

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Russia’s Conscripts

Russia’s Conscripts

| October 1, 2022 | 44 Comments

Budte vse, kem vy mozhete byt! Pentagon spox report Russia’s invasion forces are in a defensive war against a determined Ukrainian military that continues to make advances along the entire front, from Kherson in the south to Kharkiv in the north. Ukrainian forces are slowly but surely liberating town after town along their twin axes […]

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