• Posts Tagged ‘MoH’

    He Wears a Medal of Honor

    by  • July 29, 2014 • Longread


    He’s a guy who played high school football, loves fishing, and worked with his hands his whole life. He’s a guy married to an all-American beauty named Dixie who can shoot a gun better than most Marines. He’s a loving grandpa to 15 grandchildren who lives in Freedom…Indiana. But to the 12 Naval Academy...

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    Congressional Medal of Honor flag flies over Knoxville

    by  • December 9, 2013 • Uncategorized

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    More than 100 veterans and civilians stood together in silence as the honor guard handed the Congressional Medal of Honor Society flag to Medal of Honor recipient Col. Joe Marm. He attached it to the flag pole below the American flag and began to raise them both into the East Tennessee sky. The light...

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    Interviewing Convention Co-Chair Joe Thompson

    by  • August 14, 2013 • Uncategorized


    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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    Medal of Honor awarded to SSG Clinton Romesha

    by  • February 14, 2013 • Uncategorized

    On February 11, 2013 President Barack Obama awarded the Medal of Honor to Staff Sergeant Clinton L. Romesha. The award was earned on October 3, 2009 for action in Afghanistan. Romesha is the seventh Medal of Honor recipient from the war in Afghanistan and the fourth living recipient, since Vietnam. After the jump you...

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