• Archive for August, 2013

    Staff Sgt. Carter receives Medal of Honor

    by  • August 26, 2013 • Uncategorized

    Staff Sgt. Ty Carter is the 3,462nd recipient of the Medal of Honor, America’s highest military honor. He joins an elite group of 78 other living Medal of Honor recipients. He was awarded the medal for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of life above and beyond the call of duty in action at Combat Outpost Keating during the Battle of Kamdesh in Afghanistan. Staff Sgt. Clinton Romesha was also awarded the Medal of Honor for action at Combat Outpost Keating.

    Interviewing Convention Co-Chair Joe Thompson

    by  • August 14, 2013 • Uncategorized

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    I don’t normally get nervous interviewing people. I have done broadcasts for ESPN and have asked questions to some of the most celebrated sports figures in the country, such as Steve Spurier. But this interview was different. The Medal of Honor Convention is a big deal for Knoxville, so telling stories about it is...

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