Local Veteran Returns Home From Third Tour To Afghanistan

  By Nicole Heubusch James Meyer, U.S. Army Sergeant First Class, and his unit came home from Afghanistan a week before Christmas. Meyer served in the Marines...

Volunteers & Sponsors Needed For Annual Cards For Troops

Center Place Fine Arts and The Community Roundtable present the 11th Annual Cards For Troops on Saturday, October 6 from 9 a.m. to 3...

Veterans Memorial Park Hosts Afghanistan Memorial Dedication

By Tamas Mondovics Members of the Hillsborough County Veterans Memorial Park and Museum Committee along with local officials and community leaders successfully dedicated the newest...

Local Veteran Honored With Award For Continued Service Decades After Retiring

By Sandy Meyer For many people retirement is synonymous with rest and relaxation. It’s a time to let go of some responsibilities, travel and...

Brandon High School Grad Plays Key Role On Amphibious Navy Warship

By Petty Officer Jamal McNeill, Office Public Affairs A 2012 Brandon High School graduate is playing a key role in supporting the newest and largest...

Brandon Native Serves Aboard US Navy Ballistic-Missile Submarine

By Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Bryan Tomforde, A native of Brandon is serving the U.S. Navy as part of a crew working aboard...

Annual Veteran’s Day Parade Honors Veteran Walter Pearson As Grand Marshall

By Sandy Meyer Ruskin Memorial V.F.W. Post 6387 is holding its annual Veteran’s Day Parade on Saturday, November 14 at 11 a.m. The parade will...

First Presbyterian Church Helps Local Veterans Preserve Their Stories

By Sandy Meyer War veterans now have a place to memorialize their stories. Though the Veteran’s History Project was established in 2000, it has just...

Area Businesses Offer Discounts, Freebies For Veterans Day: Tuesday, November 11

  By Sandy Meyer The Tampa area is home to many military members, including active duty, retired and reservists. This Tuesday, November 11 in honor of...

National Wings Of Freedom Tour Lands In Tampa To Honor Of...

By Tamas Mondovics Honoring the Country’s WWII Veterans, Collings Foundation has once again scheduled to land and display some of the rarest treasures of WWII...