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Straight from the Heart: One Teacher’s Unforgettable Lesson on Appreciation and Pride

Lets Connect! Follow HH6 Camo Chix    Originally published 11/11/2014 Martha Cothren is a teacher, coach, veterans’ advocate and hero to many. Her inspirational story, which has been making the rounds on the world-wide web for almost a decade now, has made the Little Rock high school history teacher into a legend among educators and veteran advocates.  It’s probably only […]

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Employment: Military Spouse Preference / Executive Order 13473

Lets Connect! Follow HH6 Camo ChixThis article by guest blogger Jo Barrientos was originally published by USVets6 on January 22, 2015. “Even though my career was often placed on hold or disrupted with our many PCS moves, as a veteran spouse of 23 years….I’m thankful for all the military life has provided me and my family. I would not trade […]

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Caleb’s Daily Journal: Bridging The Gap Between Mother And Child During Deployment

Lets Connect! Follow HH6 Camo ChixOriginally published November 6, 2014 On November 6, 2013, Jennifer Langley faced one of the hardest days for any parent of a service member; she had to say “see you later” to her daughter, Aryanna Hesse, who was being deployed. Before leaving for Afghanistan though, Aryanna asked Jennifer to take care of her most precious […]

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Special Message To Military Parents From Author Elaine Lowry Brye

Lets Connect! Follow HH6 Camo Chix Updated: Original article published March 5, 2015 Elaine Lowry Brye is a mom who knows about letting go.  Like many moms, she cried when her kids left home, wishes they’d call and write more, and spends sleepless nights worrying about them.  But Elaine’s tears and concerns are even more poignant than most mothers’—because Elaine is […]

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Wounded Warrior Returns to the Middle School Where He Was Inspired To Serve

Lets Connect! Follow HH6 Camo ChixWhen he was in the eighth grade,  Chance Cleary met a soldier, Richard Swaim, the son of one of the school’s teachers who had stopped by to talk to students before leaving on a deployment to Iraq. It was then that the East Wilkes Middle School student knew that he too was destined to serve. […]

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Announcement by Military Disney Tips: Popular 2015 Disney Armed Forces Salute Extended

Lets Connect! Follow HH6 Camo ChixMessage from Steve over at Military Disney Tips! “I wanted to let everyone know that Disney has just extended their current Disney Armed Forces Salute through late December 2015.”   The specifics are: •    The current salute offer has been extended through: − 20 December 2015 for tickets − 23 December 2015 for room discounts […]

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