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In A New Light

By C.L. Harmon Since when is the truth in bad taste? When is informing people of actions that may affect them not okay? Is it okay if I call the police and report a prowler in your backyard? It’s probably fine with you, but not...

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Never Forget To Remember

By C.L. Harmon On August 6, 1945 President Harry Truman authorized the atomic bombings of Japan, first Hiroshima and Nagasaki three days later. His intention was to end the war in the Pacific and bring an end to the loss of...

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CONGRATULATIONS to Scott Holt & Don Gifford for for graduating from the United States Army War College in Carlisle Pennslyvania. SUBMITTED PHOTOS SUBMITTED PHOTOS Related posts: Veteran’s Day Feature: Band of Brothers...

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Wouldn’t it be a remarkable event if 5,000 ships came to the rescue of people who were being oppressed? What if those ships were carrying 150,000 troops who were willing to die to ensure that those people could be free and safe?...

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Former MHS Graduate Plays In USAFE

Kara Burden graduated from Mannford HS in 2009. She played basketball for the pirates from 7th grade through her year, and then joined the Air Force in February of 2013. where she currently plays with the big boys. She is...

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Gifford Promoted To Colonel

Robert “Don” Gifford, a 1989 MHS graduate, was recently promoted to Colonel in the U.S. Army Reserves Judge Advocate General’s Corps (JAG), and has been also selected to be the Commander of the 3rd Legal...

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Fun Facts About Pearl Harbor

Fun Pearl Harbor Facts • Pearl Harbor was just one attack on US soil. There are reports of attacks on both the East and West coast, including an air raid on Oregon’s state forest Mount Emily in 1942. President Roosevelt...

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KCHS Veteran’s Appreciation Day

ATTENTION! KCHS’s 25th Vet’s Appreciation brought out several patriots to witness the reading of the names personnel and listen to retired Marine Staff Sgt. Richard Moss give a heartfelt speech about heroes of every kind and the...

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