Monument Dedication To Take Place

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The Inter-Mountain
Sago Memorial, covered bridge dedications slated for todayToday, residents and visitors will gather at 10 a.m. at the Blue and Gray Park
Sago Memorial, covered bridge dedications slated for today
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 4 hours ago
Today, residents and visitors will gather at 10 a.m. at the Blue and Gray Park on the Route 119 side of the Philippi Covered Bridge for the dedication of a monument to remember those miners lost in the Sago Mine disaster and all miners who have lost... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
The 153rd Anniversary Of Battle Of Chickamauga Is Sept. 17-18The National Park Service invites the public to attend a series of special prog
The 153rd Anniversary Of Battle Of Chickamauga Is Sept. 17-18
The Chattanoogan / Posted 10 hours ago
The National Park Service invites the public to attend a series of special programs commemorating the 153rd anniversary of the Battle of Chickamauga on Saturday, Sept. 17, and Sunday, Sept. 18. The Battle of Chickamauga was not a chess piece battle... Read more
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The Irish Times
A history of the Irish in the first World War in two dozen monumentsAt a busy crossroads outside the Belgian town of Mons there stands a Celtic cro
A history of the Irish in the first World War in two dozen monuments
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
At a busy crossroads outside the Belgian town of Mons there stands a Celtic cross. The limestone monument, five metres high, is dedicated to the 2nd battalion of the Royal Irish Regiment, a regiment which recruited in the south-east counties of... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Family’s tireless effort leads to highway dedication in honor of late corporaland the west end of East Liverpool will be dedicated as the Corporal William F.
Family’s tireless effort leads to highway dedication in honor of late corporal
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 9 days ago
and the west end of East Liverpool will be dedicated as the Corporal William F. Bratt Memorial Highway. A ceremony will take place at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Wellsville Gazebo near the Wellsville VFW on Main Street. "It's amazing how many... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Delano plans to honor Doc’s memory, serviceArticle Tools The family of the late John “Doc” Dougherty wanted to memorializ
Delano plans to honor Doc’s memory, service
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 16 days ago
Article Tools The family of the late John “Doc” Dougherty wanted to memorialize him in the town he chose to live and where he served as a lifelong fire company member and officer. “Delano was his life. He was a friend to everyone,” said his sister,... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Piece of World Trade Center to be displayed in JasperA piece of modern American history made its way to Jasper for a permanent displ
Piece of World Trade Center to be displayed in Jasper
Houston Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
A piece of modern American history made its way to Jasper for a permanent display honoring the the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11. During ceremony marking the 15th anniversary of the attack, city and county officials will unveil a piece of the World... Read more
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Raw Story
Guns and memory of mass shooting collide at University of Texas campusHalf a century ago, a sniper perched on a University of Texas tower unleashed a
Guns and memory of mass shooting collide at University of Texas campus
Raw Story / Posted 26 days ago
Half a century ago, a sniper perched on a University of Texas tower unleashed a killing spree that left 16 dead, and for the first time since then the school will hold an official memorial for an event that shocked the nation. But overshadowing the... Read more
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Reuters
Guns and memory of mass shooting collide at Texas campusA stone memorial to the 16 people and one fetus who died in the August 1, 1966
Guns and memory of mass shooting collide at Texas campus
Reuters / Posted 26 days ago
A stone memorial to the 16 people and one fetus who died in the August 1, 1966 mass shooting is seen ahead of it being officially delegated at a ceremony on August 1, 2016 to mark the 50th anniversary of the killing at the University of Texas in... Read more
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ESPN
The bones of Jim Thorpe do not rest easyWHEN PATSY THORPE left the hills of Shawnee with her husband's body, she went a
The bones of Jim Thorpe do not rest easy
ESPN / Posted 29 days ago
WHEN PATSY THORPE left the hills of Shawnee with her husband's body, she went ahead with the Catholic Mass, then took him to a local mortuary. Plans for a Jim Thorpe memorial were falling through. It was budgeted to cost at least $25,000 in public... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Dale Brown to have basketball courts named after him in his hometownEven if he had owned a ball, there wasn't a place for Brown or any other youngs
Dale Brown to have basketball courts named after him in his hometown
The Houma Courier / Posted 1 months ago
Even if he had owned a ball, there wasn't a place for Brown or any other youngster to shoot in the small town of about 15,000. "I used to take mittens and socks, and wrap them up with tape," Brown reminisced recently. "Then I'd go shoot at the... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Dale Brown to have basketball courts named after him in his hometownEven if he had owned a ball, there wasn't a place for Brown or any other youngs
Dale Brown to have basketball courts named after him in his hometown
The Daily Comet / Posted 1 months ago
Even if he had owned a ball, there wasn't a place for Brown or any other youngster to shoot in the small town of about 15,000. "I used to take mittens and socks, and wrap them up with tape," Brown reminisced recently. "Then I'd go shoot at the... Read more

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