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Cowboy wraps up ride to DC with ceremony

KALB | By Ted Fioraliso | Posted on Tue 5:26 PM, Oct 18, 2016  | Link to Article and Interview WASHINGTON (Gray DC) — Greeted by applause and hugs, Tony Jones of Fort Pierre, South Dakota wrapped up his nearly five-month journey on horseback by holding a ceremony at the National World War II Memorial in Washington on Tuesday. “I’m glad…

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South Dakota cowboy rides to Washington

KYFRTV Fox News | By Ted Fioraliso | Oct 17, 2016 | Link to Article and to Interview HARLES TOWN, W.Va. (Gray DC) — Meet cowboy Tony Jones and his horses — Semper Fi, JT, and Charlie. The four have spent a lot of time together the past few months. They left Jones’ hometown of Fort Pierre, South Dakota back…

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Fundraiser held at MCAS Miramar to help Marines

ABC 10 News | by Hannah Mullins | 6:20 PM, Oct 14, 2016 | Link to Article and Interview SAN DIEGO – More help is on the way for injured Marines and families of the fallen. On Friday at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, everyone from the former commandant of the Marine Corps to Rep. Duncan Hunter took…

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Black Hills contributes to Cowboys Ride for Veterans Awareness

KOTA Territory News | By Itinease Mcmiller | Posted: Sat 2:30 PM, Oct 01, 2016 | Link to Article STURGIS S.D. (KOTA TV) – The Black Hills paid a tribute to all veterans as an extension of the Cowboys Ride for Veterans Awareness organization. The localizing of the event was inspired by Tony Jones, a Fort Pierre South Dakota native that…

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Sussex’s Power Test donates $50K to Semper Fi Fund

Northwest Now | Brittany Seemuth | 1:25 p.m. CDT September 29, 2016 | Link to Article Village of Sussex – Power Test will donate $50,000, its largest donation to the Semper Fi Fund to date, on Friday Sept 30. Peter Studer, marketing strategist for Power Test, said the company has had a working relationship with the U.S. military and…

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UP TO PAR: Injured vets find camaraderie at Aurora golf event

Aurora Sentinel | By SUSAN GONZALEZ | Updated: September 21, 2016 6:04 pm | Link to Article AURORA | Carlos Rivera served in the military for 16 years, 9 months and 24 days. “But who’s counting?” Rivera said with a chuckle while hitting a few practice balls at CommonGround Golf Course in Aurora. Rivera was among those…

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Semper Fi at CommonGround

Colorado Golf Association – 9/21/2016 | Link to Article CGA and CommonGround Golf Course help support injured veterans through instruction and play CommonGround Golf Course and the Colorado Golf Association recently hosted 15 injured veterans (14 men and 1 woman) from The Semper Fi Fund’s Team. The team consisted of Marines, Army and Air Force members from…

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