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Air Force Times
Airman who earned two Silver Stars for valor drowns in CaliforniaRetired Air Force Tech. Sgt. Sean Harvell, a two-time Silver Star recipient, dr
Airman who earned two Silver Stars for valor drowns in California
Air Force Times / Posted 14 hours ago
Retired Air Force Tech. Sgt. Sean Harvell, a two-time Silver Star recipient, drowned Tuesday near his home in Long Beach, California, according to local reports. Harvell, 33, was found dead floating in the water off a local beach, according to a... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
26 inducted into Ohio Military Hall of Fame for valor in warDavenport received a Bronze Star aiding the Dominican government during that co
26 inducted into Ohio Military Hall of Fame for valor in war
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 22 hours ago
Davenport received a Bronze Star aiding the Dominican government during that country's civil war in 1965. Johnson earned a Silver Star in 1969. Inductees, who all receive medals from the state to honor their valor, also must have either been born... Read more
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TribLIVE
Penn Hills man’s late uncle inducted into Hall of Valor at Soldiers & Sailorsinto Hall of Valor at Soldiers & Sailors A Penn Hills man's late uncle, who wa
Penn Hills man’s late uncle inducted into Hall of Valor at Soldiers & Sailors
TribLIVE / Posted 23 hours ago
into Hall of Valor at Soldiers & Sailors A Penn Hills man's late uncle, who was the first black U.S. soldier awarded the Silver Star for heroic actions in the European Theater during World War II, has been inducted into the Joseph A. Dugan Jr.... Read more
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The Hindu
Japanese honour for N.K. Singhaccomplishments of an individual. The Presentation Ceremony, Investiture of the
Japanese honour for N.K. Singh
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
accomplishments of an individual. The Presentation Ceremony, Investiture of the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Star will be held at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo,” a Press Statement from the Embassy of Japan informed. The... Read more
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Air Force Times
Army upgrades fallen Marine's valor award to the Silver Starleaders nominated him for the prestigious award. Staff Sgt. Nicholas Sprovtsof
Army upgrades fallen Marine's valor award to the Silver Star
Air Force Times / Posted yesterday
leaders nominated him for the prestigious award. Staff Sgt. Nicholas Sprovtsoff's widow, Tasha, will receive her husband's Silver Star on Friday during a private ceremony at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colorado, where she now... Read more
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Daily Mail
Luxury yacht charters reveal the outrageous requests they getbuoy! One team flew in $32,500-worth of foie gras and champagne for a group off
Luxury yacht charters reveal the outrageous requests they get
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
buoy! One team flew in $32,500-worth of foie gras and champagne for a group off the coast of Capri Last year, Silver Star Yachting, which offers charters in Italy, France, Spain and Greece, told DailyMail.com’s Travel team about the... Read more
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The Economic Times
N K Singh gets Japan's prestigious national awardin boosting Indo-Japan economic relations over last few decades. The prestigio
N K Singh gets Japan's prestigious national award
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
in boosting Indo-Japan economic relations over last few decades. The prestigious 'The Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Star' will be conferred on Singh by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at a ceremony at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo on May 10... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Action 9 Investigates Emergency Restaurant ClosuresRestaurant, 120 International Pkwy. Ste 140, Heathrow, order issued on 1-12 for
Action 9 Investigates Emergency Restaurant Closures
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
Restaurant, 120 International Pkwy. Ste 140, Heathrow, order issued on 1-12 for roach activity. · Office Bar, 6900 Silver Star Road 100, Orlando, order issued on 1-12 for roach activity. 1/12/2016 · Graffiti Junktion, 900 E. Washington... Read more
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McCook Daily Gazette
Col. Delbert Townsend scholars sworn inin 1942. He served in the U.S. Army for 31 years and was recognized for his dis
Col. Delbert Townsend scholars sworn in
McCook Daily Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
in 1942. He served in the U.S. Army for 31 years and was recognized for his distinguished military service with the Silver Star, Distinguished Flying Cross, Purple Heart, Bronze Star, Legion of Merit awards and Air Medals. Col. Townsend was... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Riding in to the futureNational Cemetery in 1949. During his career, Darby received three Purple Heart
Riding in to the future
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
National Cemetery in 1949. During his career, Darby received three Purple Hearts, two Distinguished Service Crosses, the Silver Star, the Legion of Merit, the Russian Order of Kutuzov and the French Croix de Guerre. Army Rangers of today honor... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Statue to honor hero Darbyemployment of hand grenades in close-quarter fighting." He received a second D
Statue to honor hero Darby
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
employment of hand grenades in close-quarter fighting." He received a second Distinguished Service Cross award and a Silver Star, both in 1943, before he was promoted to full colonel on Dec. 11, 1943. Darby fought in Italy, helping liberate... Read more
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Task & Purpose
When His Bipod Was Damaged In An Attack, This Soldier Picked Up His Mortar And Fired 75 Roundsfar right, poses with his fellow soldiers at Vehicle Patrol Base Seray in Chowk
When His Bipod Was Damaged In An Attack, This Soldier Picked Up His Mortar And Fired 75 Rounds
Task & Purpose / Posted 2 days ago
far right, poses with his fellow soldiers at Vehicle Patrol Base Seray in Chowkay Valley, Afghanistan. According to his Silver Star citation, Upp accurately fired 75 rounds at enemy positions, literally aiming by hand, all while under fire... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Kerry recalls Vietnam War's influence on his careerthe war and the lessons from it at the Lyndon Johnson Presidential Library in A
Kerry recalls Vietnam War's influence on his career
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
the war and the lessons from it at the Lyndon Johnson Presidential Library in Austin, Texas. Kerry won a Bronze Star, a Silver Star and three Purple Hearts for his service as a Navy lieutenant during two tours fighting in Vietnam. But then after... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Kerry recalls Vietnam War's influence on his careerthe war and the lessons from it at the Lyndon Johnson Presidential Library in A
Kerry recalls Vietnam War's influence on his career
KTVZ Bend / Posted 2 days ago
the war and the lessons from it at the Lyndon Johnson Presidential Library in Austin, Texas. Kerry won a Bronze Star, a Silver Star and three Purple Hearts for his service as a Navy lieutenant during two tours fighting in Vietnam. But then after... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Kerry recalls Vietnam War's influence on his careerthe war and the lessons from it at the Lyndon Johnson Presidential Library in A
Kerry recalls Vietnam War's influence on his career
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 2 days ago
the war and the lessons from it at the Lyndon Johnson Presidential Library in Austin, Texas. Kerry won a Bronze Star, a Silver Star and three Purple Hearts for his service as a Navy lieutenant during two tours fighting in Vietnam. But then after... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Kerry recalls Vietnam War's influence on his careerthe war and the lessons from it at the Lyndon Johnson Presidential Library in A
Kerry recalls Vietnam War's influence on his career
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 2 days ago
the war and the lessons from it at the Lyndon Johnson Presidential Library in Austin, Texas. Kerry won a Bronze Star, a Silver Star and three Purple Hearts for his service as a Navy lieutenant during two tours fighting in Vietnam. But then after... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Kerry recalls Vietnam War's influence on his careerthe war and the lessons from it at the Lyndon Johnson Presidential Library in A
Kerry recalls Vietnam War's influence on his career
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 2 days ago
the war and the lessons from it at the Lyndon Johnson Presidential Library in Austin, Texas. Kerry won a Bronze Star, a Silver Star and three Purple Hearts for his service as a Navy lieutenant during two tours fighting in Vietnam. But then after... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Kerry recalls Vietnam War's influence on his careerthe war and the lessons from it at the Lyndon Johnson Presidential Library in A
Kerry recalls Vietnam War's influence on his career
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 2 days ago
the war and the lessons from it at the Lyndon Johnson Presidential Library in Austin, Texas. Kerry won a Bronze Star, a Silver Star and three Purple Hearts for his service as a Navy lieutenant during two tours fighting in Vietnam. But then after... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Kerry recalls Vietnam War's influence on his careerthe war and the lessons from it at the Lyndon Johnson Presidential Library in A
Kerry recalls Vietnam War's influence on his career
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
the war and the lessons from it at the Lyndon Johnson Presidential Library in Austin, Texas. Kerry won a Bronze Star, a Silver Star and three Purple Hearts for his service as a Navy lieutenant during two tours fighting in Vietnam. But then after... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Kerry recalls Vietnam War's influence on his careerthe war and the lessons from it at the Lyndon Johnson Presidential Library in A
Kerry recalls Vietnam War's influence on his career
KTXS Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
the war and the lessons from it at the Lyndon Johnson Presidential Library in Austin, Texas. Kerry won a Bronze Star, a Silver Star and three Purple Hearts for his service as a Navy lieutenant during two tours fighting in Vietnam. But then after... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Kerry recalls Vietnam War's influence on his careerthe war and the lessons from it at the Lyndon Johnson Presidential Library in A
Kerry recalls Vietnam War's influence on his career
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 days ago
the war and the lessons from it at the Lyndon Johnson Presidential Library in Austin, Texas. Kerry won a Bronze Star, a Silver Star and three Purple Hearts for his service as a Navy lieutenant during two tours fighting in Vietnam. But then after... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Kerry recalls Vietnam War's influence on his careerthe war and the lessons from it at the Lyndon Johnson Presidential Library in A
Kerry recalls Vietnam War's influence on his career
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 2 days ago
the war and the lessons from it at the Lyndon Johnson Presidential Library in Austin, Texas. Kerry won a Bronze Star, a Silver Star and three Purple Hearts for his service as a Navy lieutenant during two tours fighting in Vietnam. But then after... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Kerry recalls Vietnam War's influence on his careerthe war and the lessons from it at the Lyndon Johnson Presidential Library in A
Kerry recalls Vietnam War's influence on his career
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
the war and the lessons from it at the Lyndon Johnson Presidential Library in Austin, Texas. Kerry won a Bronze Star, a Silver Star and three Purple Hearts for his service as a Navy lieutenant during two tours fighting in Vietnam. But then after... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Kerry recalls Vietnam War's influence on his careerthe war and the lessons from it at the Lyndon Johnson Presidential Library in A
Kerry recalls Vietnam War's influence on his career
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 2 days ago
the war and the lessons from it at the Lyndon Johnson Presidential Library in Austin, Texas. Kerry won a Bronze Star, a Silver Star and three Purple Hearts for his service as a Navy lieutenant during two tours fighting in Vietnam. But then after... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Hurlburt mourns loss of combat controllerthe loss of one of its most decorated alumni.Retired Tech. Sgt. Sean Harvell, a
Hurlburt mourns loss of combat controller
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
the loss of one of its most decorated alumni.Retired Tech. Sgt. Sean Harvell, a combat controller who twice was awarded the Silver Star, was found drowned in the water off Alamitos Beach, California, early Tuesday morning. The Long Beach, California... Read more
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Baltimore Orioles
Mother's Day weekend celebration highlights Orioles homestandOWEN, with autism. APRIL 30 - JAMES H. WARNER, Vietnam War veteran and former
Mother's Day weekend celebration highlights Orioles homestand
Baltimore Orioles / Posted 3 days ago
OWEN, with autism. APRIL 30 - JAMES H. WARNER, Vietnam War veteran and former U.S. Marine Corps navigator, who earned a Silver Star and was a prisoner of war for more than five years in North Vietnam. MAY 1 - BRIAN BOLES, Director of... Read more
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Air Force Times
Military families gather to mourn and honor 2011 Kabul shooting victimsdown the shooter, died of gunshot wounds sustained during the shootout when his
Military families gather to mourn and honor 2011 Kabul shooting victims
Air Force Times / Posted 3 days ago
down the shooter, died of gunshot wounds sustained during the shootout when his gun jammed. He was posthumously awarded the Silver Star for valor. But unanswered questions haunt Hamilton and other family and friends of the victims. Was it really... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
A soldier speaks of war, 70 years laterwith fellow soldiers and the constant fear he experienced. He earned a Bronze S
A soldier speaks of war, 70 years later
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 3 days ago
with fellow soldiers and the constant fear he experienced. He earned a Bronze Star on the battlefield in 1944 and a Silver Star in 1945. But what makes this book uniquely candid is that he looks at the young warrior he once was with the eyes... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Hike high in the hills on the Grey Canalexplain the canal’s history and structures. From L&A Road, three parking lots
Hike high in the hills on the Grey Canal
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 3 days ago
explain the canal’s history and structures. From L&A Road, three parking lots access the trail. Follow 48th Avenue east to Silver Star Road; turn left onto L&A: - Rugg Road (south end of trail): On L&A continue straight (north) past Cools Road;... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Salem resident to join Military Hall of Fameenemies of the United States of America. "For their actions, they have receive
Salem resident to join Military Hall of Fame
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 3 days ago
enemies of the United States of America. "For their actions, they have received such commendations as the Navy Cross, the Silver Star, the Distinguished Flying Cross, the Bronze Star, the Air Medal and the Army Commendation Medal." Kennedy, who... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Who Will the Cowboys Pick at No. 4?Joey Bosa, and others are saying defensive back Jalen Ramsey. As we can see, t
Who Will the Cowboys Pick at No. 4?
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
Joey Bosa, and others are saying defensive back Jalen Ramsey. As we can see, there is some disagreement. Who would the Silver Star Network's Mickey Spagnola take if he had the pick? Spagnola said, "If I was making the pick, and certainly, I... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Carry the Load: Veteran served in three warslater, a mortar round exploded at his feet, sending shrapnel into his jaw. Man
Carry the Load: Veteran served in three wars
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 4 days ago
later, a mortar round exploded at his feet, sending shrapnel into his jaw. Many Army decorations followed, including the Silver Star, the Bronze Star and two Purple Hearts. Then he got married while stateside, and later returned to active duty,... Read more
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Business Wire
Celebrate Your American Pride at the 13th Annual Avon Heritage Duck Tape® FestivalReader's Choice USA Today’s 10 Best Indoor Waterparks,TripAdvisors’ 2016 Travel
Celebrate Your American Pride at the 13th Annual Avon Heritage Duck Tape® Festival
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
Reader's Choice USA Today’s 10 Best Indoor Waterparks,TripAdvisors’ 2016 Travelers’ Choice Awards for Top Family Hotel, Silver Star recognition for Best Family-Friendly Meeting Hotel and Resort in Smart Meeting’s 2014 Smart Stars Awards, Clean... Read more
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Daily Mail
Sofia Richie displays her toned legs in sheer cut-out leggingsthe first weekend of Coachella. The teen opted for a pair of black denim short
Sofia Richie displays her toned legs in sheer cut-out leggings
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
the first weekend of Coachella. The teen opted for a pair of black denim shorts which were studded with some sparkling silver star detail. She added a simple white cropped t-shirt, while her statement piece was a long flowing jacket covered in... Read more
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Baltimore Orioles
Orioles launch Birdland Community Heroes program30, the Orioles will recognize Vietnam War veteran and former U.S. Marine Corps
Orioles launch Birdland Community Heroes program
Baltimore Orioles / Posted 4 days ago
30, the Orioles will recognize Vietnam War veteran and former U.S. Marine Corps navigator James H. Warner, who earned a Silver Star and was a prisoner of war for more than five years in North Vietnam. On Sunday, May 1, Brian Boles, Director of... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
Woman found shot in car after home invasion in same areain the same area. The 39-year-old victim was found along Perrine Drive, just e
Woman found shot in car after home invasion in same area
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
in the same area. The 39-year-old victim was found along Perrine Drive, just east of North Hiawassee Road and north of Silver Star Road. She was taken to Orlando Regional Medical Center and is expected to recover. Just before the shooting,... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
‘I am very honored’Tribune Chronicle FOWLER - Smith A. "Smitty" Mealy earned the Silver Star, the
‘I am very honored’
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
Tribune Chronicle FOWLER - Smith A. "Smitty" Mealy earned the Silver Star, the nation's third highest military decoration, for his service in the U.S. Army in the late 1960s during the Vietnam War. Mealy also earned another distinguished honor, one... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Cowboys To Take "Best Player Available"day. You can draft as purely as you can throughout all seven rounds." The Cowb
Cowboys To Take "Best Player Available"
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
day. You can draft as purely as you can throughout all seven rounds." The Cowboys pick fourth on Thursday in Chicago. The Silver Star Network gets you ready for the draft the rest of the week on KRBC. Copyright 2016 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Driver wanted in hit-and-run that killed boy, 6described him as a Hispanic man in his 30s with curly hair. Detectives say the
Driver wanted in hit-and-run that killed boy, 6
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
described him as a Hispanic man in his 30s with curly hair. Detectives say the vehicle is a white work van with a silver star-shaped front right rim, no hubcap on the back right tire, and damage along the right side of the van including... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
A world of experiencesfor the real struggles that people in other nations face on a daily basis. This
A world of experiences
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
for the real struggles that people in other nations face on a daily basis. This experience,” he concluded, “would never have been possible without my time in the Air Force.” Jeremy P. Ämick writes on behalf of the Silver Star Families of A... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Bidding farewell to home away from homemoment, said Thomas who served with the Marines for more than 30 years, includi
Bidding farewell to home away from home
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 6 days ago
moment, said Thomas who served with the Marines for more than 30 years, including three tours in Vietnam where he earned a silver star, a bronze star and a purple heart. “People have got to realize some kids grow up and leave home,” he said. “We... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
May is National Military Appreciation Monththroughout the history of the Nation." May is full of days that celebrate our
May is National Military Appreciation Month
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
throughout the history of the Nation." May is full of days that celebrate our military and its achievements: May 1 - Silver Star Service Banner Day honors members of the armed forces and veterans who were wounded or became ill in combat in... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Two fought in Vietnam, one in Iraqof the chaos and fear and death that is war, are joining a new brotherhood. On
Two fought in Vietnam, one in Iraq
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 6 days ago
of the chaos and fear and death that is war, are joining a new brotherhood. On Friday, Robert E. Pluchinsky of Poland, Silver Star Medal recipient; Brian M. Kennedy of Salem, Distinguished Flying Cross recipient; and Charles L. Canfield Jr. of... Read more
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The Times Leader
Ohio Military Hall of Fame for Valor to induct Belmont native Col. Robert NeffStates of America," the hall states. For their actions, they have received suc
Ohio Military Hall of Fame for Valor to induct Belmont native Col. Robert Neff
The Times Leader / Posted 6 days ago
States of America," the hall states. For their actions, they have received such commendations as the Navy Cross, the Silver Star, the Distinguished Flying Cross, the Bronze Star, the Air Medal and the Army Commendation Medal. The ceremony... Read more
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guardian-series
Planning applications for Epping Forestfull list of planning applications is available in the Epping Forest Guardian,
Planning applications for Epping Forest
guardian-series / Posted 7 days ago
full list of planning applications is available in the Epping Forest Guardian, out every Thursday. Silver Star Developments Ltd: 149 Princes Road (site to rear of 155 and 155a Princes Road, and to rear of car park to Ivydene... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Dean J. ‘Fitz’ FitzGeraldand served in Laos and Vietnam, earning three Purple Hearts, Bronze Star with O
Dean J. ‘Fitz’ FitzGerald
The Mining Journal / Posted 7 days ago
and served in Laos and Vietnam, earning three Purple Hearts, Bronze Star with Oak Leaf Cluster, Army Soldier Medal and the Silver Star with V Device. After being honorably discharged, Fitz returned to iron working, bringing him from Pennsylvania,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Prince, 57, 'overdosed on painkillers for hip problem'First Avenue, a dance venue in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on Thursday where Prince
Prince, 57, 'overdosed on painkillers for hip problem'
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
First Avenue, a dance venue in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on Thursday where Prince is one of many music legends featured in a silver star outside the nightclub Paramedics were called to his Paisley Park studio (pictured) at 9.43 this morning and the... Read more
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Daily Mail
'Thank you for loving him back': Prince's sister praises fansin a lift and later pronounced dead. Elsewhere in Minneapolis, fans gathered o
'Thank you for loving him back': Prince's sister praises fans
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
in a lift and later pronounced dead. Elsewhere in Minneapolis, fans gathered outside First Avenue, a dance venue, where a silver star features Prince's name. RELATED ARTICLES The touching moment a high school teacher plays students...'He changed... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Cherryville to reveal cenotaphAssociation convention in Kelowna this week. “It’s a good opportunity to bend
Cherryville to reveal cenotaph
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 8 days ago
Association convention in Kelowna this week. “It’s a good opportunity to bend some ears,” said Mike Macnabb, BX-Silver Star director, who is attending the convention which started Tuesday and wraps up today (Friday). A water symposium... Read more
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Daily Mail
Fans across the U.S. gather to mourn legendary music icon Prince \Tyka Nelson, thanked fans and dropped a rose off In Minneapolis, fans gathered
Fans across the U.S. gather to mourn legendary music icon Prince \
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Tyka Nelson, thanked fans and dropped a rose off In Minneapolis, fans gathered outside First Ave, a dance venue, where a silver star features Prince's name The Minnesota Twins lit up their stadium with purple screens for Prince In Brooklyn,... Read more
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