If you'll read my latest blog post, you'll see that I'd like to start a forum discussion on how local military families made their school choices when moving to the area. Maybe we can provide some…Continue
Alice Swan has not received any gifts yet
It started with one person on a cold January day, standing silently outside the White House holding a large sign. Supporters took turns holding the placard in four hour shifts. Through snow, wind and rain, they kept their 24-hour silent vigil through February, March and April. By May and June, their numbers had grown, with more followers lining the White House fence along Pennsylvania Avenue. They stood quietly holding signs, but their presence loudly called attention to their…Continue
Dear Chris: I can only imagine how long this winter has been for you, with young children in the house. Even the strongest military parent needs a break…Continue
Listening to all the conversations about military children – how difficult their life is, the challenges they deal with, how the past 13 years of war has affected them – one thing seems to be forgotten. In the end, they are just kids, kids who want to run, play, have fun, win a prize and enjoy a day with their mom, dad…Continue
Not again or how could this happen are thoughts for another day. Today we send prayers for comfort to those who've lost a loved one, for healing mercies for those whose who were injured and for strength for their families and the whole Fort Hood community.
And please remember, if you are, or someone you love is in crisis, there is a place to turn for caring, professional, confidential…Continue