M.A.D. 8 – Military Appreciation Day (update May 9)

May 11, 2013

Update May 9 This just in, via email, from Military Appreciation Day, Director of Food and Beverage Folks, We are 3 weeks out and I have been contacted by a lot of you in support of Military Appreciation Day. I have asked for help with Food and Beverage. We are looking at feeding close to [...]


January 9, 2013

That ignorant asinine statement came from Pennsylvania Council Rock School District Board Member Jerold Grupp. In his time, according to him, the United States Marine Corp wasn’t thought very well of – that joining the Marines was a matter of join or go to jail; as though the Corp is nothing more than a reform [...]

Bogalusa, Louisiana – Updated

June 10, 2012

UPDATE June 10, 2012 Social media causes a stir By early Thursday afternoon, a small group of people was assembled out in front of SP Truck Stop in support of the U.S. military. A post on Facebook that morning claimed someone had overheard a uniformed military man being refused service. The owner denied the allegation

Man in the Doorway

May 17, 2012

InBox: Time to take a Hero fishing

April 30, 2012

Hello folks, I am contacting you again because you have helped us in the past and I hope you will help us this year to take a HERO fishing. This year has been especially tough raising funds for MAD 7 due to the economy. Nevertheless, the dedicated folks that call themselves MAD are going to [...]

With Regret (via email)

February 25, 2012

WITH REGRET America idolized and memorialized Whitney Houston, yet looked the other way concerning her well known substance abuse and tumultuous life with singer Bobby Brown. Charlie Sheen is 45 and his story is all over the news because he is a Substance abuser, an adulterer, sexually promiscuous and obnoxious. Lindsay Lohan is 24 and [...]

In Honor and Remembrance of Lucas Elliott

July 21, 2011


Military Appreciation Day : Year 6

June 19, 2011

I’m pushing this post back to the top. If you haven’t seen this video yet, you need to.

Military Appreciation Day : Year 6

May 25, 2011

  I like happy troops. Don’t you? But what makes a Soldier happy? … enough to do a little jig. What makes a Marine smile? It could be free food. Lots of free food and drink. Maybe a line up of free live music. Perhaps what makes them happy is their wives and kids having [...]

Help Support Heroes In Need

October 23, 2010

Veterans Leadership Council of North Carolina-Cares will host the first ever Murder Mystery Dinner 7 o’clock on the evening of Friday, November 5th, 2010 Advance tickets are $60 per person, $110 per couple Tickets at the door are $75 Catering by Dino’s Capri Restaurant Entertainment by It’s a Mystery Troupe Events at Newton Square 230 [...]