Veterans Day

Cherokee schools renew partnership with American Legion

The Cherokee County School Board has renewed a partnership agreement with area American Legion posts that includes the introduction of a special …

School Administration

Spend the parade money on veterans

Regarding the Aug. 17 Politics & the Nation article “As costs spiral, military parade is set to be delayed”:<p>The estimated cost of the proposed Veterans Day parade, suggested by President Trump after he viewed one in France last year, was $92 million . It was a poor idea when he suggested it …


Pentagon Postpones Trump’s Absurdly Expensive Military Parade

What’s the point of having tanks if you can’t show people how cool they are?<p>Does the United States have the greatest military in the world? The fact …


The Latest: Trump blames DC for military parade cancellation

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's military parade (all times local):<p>8 p.m.<p>President Donald Trump's Veterans Day parade was swiftly canceled after senior White House and Pentagon leaders saw the estimated $92 million price tag play out in public.<p>The drama that unfolded …

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Veterans Day military parade postponed until 2019

The Veterans Day military parade that President Donald Trump hoped to stage to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day has been postponed, …

U.S. Dept. of Defense

Jim Mattis Responds to Costs of Military Parade – Bloomberg

Jim Mattis Responds to Costs of Military Parade<p>Jim Mattis Responds to Costs of Military Parade<p>Jim Mattis Responds to Costs of Military …

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Trump slams $92M tab for canceled Veterans Day parade in Washington

President Donald Trump canceled a planned military parade through Washington on Nov. 10, citing a $92 million price tag.

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D.C. Leaders Respond To Trump's Tweets Blaming Them For Cancellation Of Military Parade

After the Department of Defense announced that it would postpone the proposed Veterans Day military parade, Trump laid the blame on Washington.

U.S. Dept. of Defense

Trump cancels Washington military parade

US President Donald Trump says he has cancelled his planned military parade scheduled for November and will instead visit Paris to commemorate …

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Trump nixes $92M military parade, blames DC for high cost

National politicsPoliticsMore>><p>Posted:Thursday, August 16 2018 2:10 PM EDT2018-08-16 18:10:54 GMT<p>Updated:Friday, August 17 2018 2:35 PM EDT2018-08-17 …

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Trump's military parade delayed until 2019

The controversial military parade ordered by President Donald Trump originally scheduled for Veterans Day will be delayed until 2019, the Pentagon announced Thursday night.<p>The Defense Department, which initially planned the parade for November to coincide with Veterans Day weekend and the 100th …

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Trump’s Veterans Day military parade would cost about $92 million, officials say

VETERANS DAY<p>Parade would cost about $92 million<p>The Veterans Day military parade ordered by President Trump would cost about $92 million, U.S. officials said Thursday, citing preliminary estimates more than three times the price first suggested by the White House.<p>According to the officials, roughly …

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No Military Parade For Trump In D.C. This Year; Pentagon Looking At Dates In 2019

<b>Updated Aug. 17 at 3 p.m. ET</b><p>The parade of U.S. military forces through the streets of Washington, D.C., that was ordered up by President Trump will be delayed, according to the Department of Defense.<p>The parade had been planned for the day before Veterans Day but Col. Rob Manning, a Pentagon …


Main Street Zephyrhills seeks volunteers

ZEPHYRHILLS - Every year, Main Street Zephyrhills hosts 13 to 14 events in the downtown area. Simple gatherings such as the "Saturday in the Square …


Pentagon says military parade proposed for Veterans Day delayed at least until 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — Pentagon says military parade proposed for Veterans Day delayed at least until 2019.


Official says Trump's military parade would cost about $92M

WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. official says the Veterans Day military parade ordered up by President Donald Trump would cost about $92 million — more than …

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Pentagon may move Trump’s military parade to 2019

<b>By Missy Ryan and Dan Lamothe | Washington Post</b><p>WASHINGTON – A massive parade that President Donald Trump ordered to showcase American military might …

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Trump's military parade postponed until 2019

Put away your star-spangled pom-poms and Uncle Sam masks — the military parade extravaganza ordered by President Trump has been delayed until …


Trump’s military parade estimated to cost $80 million more than previously estimated

President Donald Trump’s military parade is now estimated to cost $92 million, according to a U.S. defense official with firsthand knowledge of the …


Deer Park-North Babylon School Calendar 2018-19

When's the first day of school in Deer Park-North Babylon? Plus, other must-know dates for students, parents and teachers.<p>DEER PARK-NORTH BABYLON, NY …

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Pentagon says Trump's military parade postponed until 2019 amid reports costs jumped 666%

Amid reports of a soaring estimated cost for President Donald Trump's planned military parade in Washington, the Defense Department announced Thursday that it would delay the parade until 2019.<p>The estimated cost for the parade, originally slated for Nov. 10, had jumped $80 million, The Associated …

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Trump’s Military Parade Could Be Postponed Until 2019, Official Says

WASHINGTON — A military parade ordered up by President Trump and planned for Veterans Day this year could be postponed until 2019, the Pentagon said Thursday.<p>The abrupt decision to look into changing the parade date came as Defense Department officials said that the event could end up costing more …

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Pentagon delays Trump's big military parade until at least 2019

The Defense Department said late Thursday that President Donald Trump's planned military parade in Washington for Veterans Day would be postponed …

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‘Low-life’ smashes up memorial to fallen Vietnam soldiers

A memorial to veterans who died during Vietnam War has been smashed up in Melbourne’s west, just days out from Vietnam Veterans Day.<p><i>Rumour File</i> …


AG visits 29th Infantry Division Band

TROUTVILLE, Va. — Maj. Gen. Timothy P. Williams, the Adjutant General of Virginia, and his wife Cheryl visited the Troutville-based 29th Infantry …

National Guard

Ask SAM: Will First Street be repaved?

Q: Will First Street between the Burke/Fourth and Peters Creek/Broad Street areas be repaved when I-40/Peters Creek Parkway intersection is complete? …


Ken Langdon, Ortley Beach Homeowner, Advocate, Mourned At 85

His memorial service was set for 5 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 8, in Lavallette.<p>TOMS RIVER, NJ — If you've been to a Toms River Township Council meeting in …

School Administration

Commentary: Confederacy groups don’t belong in Veterans Day parades

For about a quarter of a century, the Sons of Confederate Veterans have marched in various patriotic parades in Austin, notably, Austin’s Veterans …

City Politics

Georgia City Bans Group From Flying Confederate Flag At Veterans Parade

4:58 PM 08/07/2018<p>A Georgia city banned a group from carrying the Confederate battle flag at a Saturday veterans parade, an act some viewed as a …

Conservative View

5 cool downtowns near Atlanta worth exploring

Downtown Atlanta has tons of options for food, shopping and entertainment, but a trip outside of the perimeter can be just as exciting.<p>Expand your …