Tag Archives: Veterans Day

40+ Year Army Reserve Career Helps Long Be ‘Twice the Citizen’

Forty years ago, the Vietnam War had come to a close, ending the military draft. Still Dave Long wanted to do his part to serve his country, and thus began a lengthy career in the United States Army Reserve. My brother joined the Army in 1967 during Vietnam,” said Long. “His friends were being drafted […]

Superintendent’s Corner

by Ryan Bergeson National School Bus Safety Week Theme: “My Driver – My Safety Hero!” National School Bus Safety Week is October 22nd through October 26th. It is an excellent opportunity for parents, students, teachers, motorists, school bus drivers, and school administrators to join forces and address the importance of school bus safety. Designed to […]

Thank You for Your Service

by Andrea Brassfield I am humbled.  On Friday, November 4th, I had the great honor of sitting among a group of Scotland County Veterans, just a few of those who represent the many men and women who have served our great nation over the years, and listened to their stories; not the things we hear […]

Jauflione Chapter DAR Hosts 12th Annual Veteran’s Appreciation Reception

The 12th Annual Veteran’s Reception hosted by the Jauflione Chapter, DAR, honored 22 local veterans on November 6th in Memphis. The special emphasis for this year’s event was the 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War. Regent June Kice welcomed the guests to the community hall at the Memphis HUD complex at 2 p.m. Dr. Harlo […]