Honoring veterans

December 08, 2017

Vernon Lingle recalls Dec. 7, 1941, as a sad day.


November 22, 2017

Several local veterans of the Vietnam War give the Ken Burns’ documentary "The Vietnam War" mostly a thumbs-up review on its treatment of America’s sixth-longest war. 


November 21, 2017

U.S. Army veteran Louis Belfield never served in the military in a capacity that required him to fire a weapon, but the duties he performed ultimately saved lives.


November 18, 2017

When Aaron Lybrand graduated from high school, he realized something: he needed to grow as a person.

Veteran ECSU Aaron Lybrand

November 18, 2017

Machines guns and gas masks may come to mind when thinking of World War I.


November 18, 2017

Sharla Murrill joined the U.S. Army because she wanted more education and a chance to learn new things.


November 18, 2017

Chris Perkinson says his service as a U.S. Army combat medic in Iraq a decade ago was an eye-opening moment for him.

November 18, 2017

EDENTON –  Robert S. Harrell was a lieutenant serving in the U.S. Army Air Corps when his bomber veered off a course a bit one night during a training run over the Pacific at the tail end of World War II.


November 18, 2017

EDENTON — Frank Jones, owner of the Downtown Cafe and Soda Shoppe in Edenton, was 20 years old when he enlisted in the Navy.


November 14, 2017

John Albertoni grew up on his family’s dairy farm in Southern California. After graduating high school he didn’t plan to attend college, and needed some direction in his life.

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