Community, Inspiration, Shoutout / 04.07.2017

As we enter the 4th of July holiday, many of us anticipate the fireworks, cookouts and family reunions. Some of my best memories are those serving this nation. along with making some of the best friends that one could ask. Independence Day represents so much more than many of us display. It's a day and time to show gratitude for the freedoms that many have based on many that sacrificed and gave the ultimate sacrifice in order for you and me to live a free and happy life. It means...

Events, Exercise, Goals / 18.08.2015

Two female soldiers will graduate from the Army’s legendary Ranger School this week, the first women to complete the course since it was opened to them on an experimental basis this year, the U.S. Army said Monday evening. The two were part of a group of 19 female soldiers who passed a rigorous screening process to begin the physically demanding course that had been closed to women since it opened more than six decades ago. Their names were not revealed. The graduation on Friday will mark a key milestone on the military’s ongoing...

Inspiration / 05.01.2015

I spoke with a dear friend today to wish her a Happy Birthday. In that conversation, I stated that one my mentors died today. Her question was, "You knew Stewart Scott?" I went on to explain that he was a silent mentor. I have quite a few of them. You may be one. Yes, you. One thing that stood out is how a persons' heart can be so full and pierced at the same moment. That's me today. If nothing else, it certainly puts many things in perspective....