As a service to honor current members and veterans of the Armed Services, many national and local retailers provide special discounts on goods and services. The Charlotte area is full of some great retailers who provide discounts to men and women military members.
For several hours each week, men whose previous accomplishment might be to spend a few moments in a noisy department store are learning to sail and, at the same time, learning to be social again.
Former NFL Quarterback Warren Moon: “All The Kid Wants To Do Is Win. Winning Is All He Cares About.”
The Drive Tuesday 5-22-12- Warren Moon talks with The Drive about Cam Newtons second year under center and how he will respond, who he thinks will be the better QB as a rookie this year, and we talk about his new partnership with Xenith Helmets.
Angel’s House is a transitional program established with the support of the nonprofit Lutheran Family Services and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs that houses homeless veterans. Lockwood has space for six women in a home built outside Columbia. New runs Faith Farm, a similar program in Gastonia, N.C., that houses seven.
With Memorial Day here, now is the perfect time to reflect on the sacrifices our service men and women have made to our country. The City of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County continue to keep the memories, sacrifices and selfless service these men and women give. The Mecklenburg County Vietnam Veterans Memorial is one of the many public displays of public gratitude to these brave men and women.
Vice President Joe Biden participated in the Veterans Day activities at Arlington National Cemetery while President Obama is at South Korea for the G20 conference.