OCS Fredericksburg

Community salutes 181 students entering Armed Forces

Fredericksburg.com | Local | Cathy Dyson
Updated: May 2, 2018

An event Saturday will honor local students who plan to join the armed serves after highschool graduation—and one branch of the military is attracting more recruits than any other. [more]

 

July 9th, 2018|Categories: National, OCS Fredericksburg, Virginia|

Why we should celebrate high school grads signing up to defend us

The Washington Post | Perspective | Jay Mathews
Updated: June 17, 2018
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Several years ago, Toni Stinson’s son was told he couldn’t wear special cords signifying military enlistment at his high school graduation. It would not have been disruptive. Only five or six seniors were enlisting. But the school said no. [more]

 

July 9th, 2018|Categories: Education, National, OCS Fredericksburg, Virginia|