Follow-up: Cowboy’s horses go on auction block for good cause

KOTA | By Ted Fioraliso | Mon 6:13 PM, Nov 14, 2016 | Link to Article and Video  PURCELLVILLE, Va. (Gray DC) — For JT and Semper Fi, life is good these days. After walking 1,600 miles from South Dakota to Washington, they’re relaxing on a farm in Virginia, as they prepare to find permanent homes. “The horses seem to be…

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Serving the Brave: How the Semper Fi Fund Gives Back

Military Spouse Magazine | by Stacey Benson | November 2, 2016 | Link to Article You’ve probably heard of the five Ws—they help provide the foundation for things like scientific and social research, police investigations and quality journalism. The five Ws are, in no particular order: Who? What? When? Where? and Why? In many situations…

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Veterans Day: A salute to those who safeguard liberty

Hot Air | by Ed Marrissey | November 11, 216 at 2:01 PM | Link to Article On Tuesday, we exercised our rights as citizens to choose those who would govern us. Today, we honor those who have safeguarded that liberty. We have one veteran in the Hot Air family, Jazz Shaw, who served in…

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Wounded warriors healing on Alabama golf courses this week

WBRC | By Joshua Gauntt, Reporter | Tuesday, November 15th 2016, 7:15 pm | Link to Article and Video BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) – On Sept. 29, 2004, Michael Barrett’s life changed. While on his first tour in Iraq, the now retired U.S. Marine’s Humvee was hit by a roadside bomb. “Went through 300 plus days of medical…

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Former Marine Officer Reclaims World Plank Record

NBC San Diego | By Laura McVicker | Published at 2:06 PM PST on Nov 11, 2016 | Link to Article and Interview George Hood is performing the feat at NBC 7’s Salute to Service A former U.S. Marine officer from Carlsbad reclaimed the world record for the longest plank on Friday, a day that’s significant for him:…

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Prosthetics Allow a Wounded Vet to Run Triathlons

Everyday Health.com | By Dr. Sanjay Gupta | Link to Article and Video A helmet camera recorded the moment Marine Sergeant Jorge Olalde’s life changed forever. Sgt. Jorge Olalde, United States Marine Corps (Retired): I was born in Mexico, the central part of Mexico. I grew up in Dallas, all the way until I was 18. I joined…

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Man aims to set world record for abdominal planking

WALB | Friday, November 11th 2016, 7:38 pm | Link to Article SAN DIEGO (KSWB/CNN) – An endurance athlete is looking to set a world record and raise money for veterans all at the same time. George Hood is aiming to set a Guinness World Record for the longest held abdominal plank. He began the event…

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OC Supports Our Troops 5th Annual Charity Golf Tournament

Lake Forest Patch | Posted by KREDSWAN | Link to event Nov 14, 2016 at 8:30am (Paid Event): Coto De Caza Golf & Racquet Club, 25291 Vista Del Verde Coto De Caza, CA 92679. Please join us for the 5th Annual OC Supports Our Troops Charity Golf Tournament to raise funds and awareness of the Semper Fi Fund Charity.   This lively and inspiring day includes golf, hearty refreshments, inspiring…

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