Don’t Thank Me Anymore... Just Care for Veterans Who Return and Work To End All War

  • November 15, 2015
  • /   Michael McPhearson
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Many years ago I became fed up with the hollow thank yous and stopped celebrating Veterans Day. Today I join with Veterans For Peace in a call to Reclaim November 11th as Armistice Day—a day to think about peace and thank those who served by working to end war.

Locals celebrate Veterans Day at the park

  • November 13, 2015
  • /   Marketta Davis, | Photos by Tony Giberson
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Pensacola area residents gathered at Veterans Memorial Park for a Veterans Day observance and celebration.

On Veterans Day: The Ones We Missed

This November 11th will be our nation's 96th Veterans Day - a day meant to mark the end of the "war to end all wars." Almost a hundred years of parades and speeches, and of men and women returning to us from military service with seen and unseen injuries.

Veterans Remember Khe Sanh

  • November 6, 2015
  • /   Chris Kazakos
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On Thursday evening, the monuments at Veterans Memorial Park in Pensacola were not the only focal point. A mixed crowd of civilians, veterans and their families gathered on a perfect night at the park, as the sun set, for the last "Heroes Among Us” speaker series in 2015 to learn about the one of the Vietnam War’s most storied events: the battle of Khe Sanh.

Flying Tigers reunite on the beach

Marine Helicopter Squadron 361 members in Pensacola.

Milton radio station airs the real Good Morning Vietnam

  • October 19, 2015
  • /   Marketta Davis,
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Milton's 1330 AM WEBY will air a 10-hour documentary featuring the real Good Morning Vietnam including footage from historic tapes of the American Forces Vietnam Network.


  • October 14, 2015
  • /   Mike Bates
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Most people are familiar with “Gooooooood Morning, Vietnam!” That greeting was made famous by the Robin Williams film by that title. But the real story of the American military's radio stations in Vietnam is far more interesting.

Flying Tigers Ring Marine Bell in Remembrance

  • October 12, 2015
  • /   Chris Kazakos
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Members of Marine Helicopter Squadron 361 rang the bell in honor of those who couldn’t be at this reunion after paying the ultimate sacrifice for our nation.

“Psycho” Stories: Even Crazier!

  • September 29, 2015
  • /   Blab TV
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John “Psycho” Ruffini joins us but the only thing crazier than his callsign are his stories!

Lenny Collins: The Story Behind the Story

  • September 23, 2015
  • /   Emmalee Sutton
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Lenny Collins is the man who gave a big voice to Vietnam Veterans in Pensacola. Because of his story and the group of people who dedicated their time and efforts over a four year campaign, Veterans Memorial Park is a beautiful place for civilians and Veterans alike to honor the fallen, retired, and still serving heroes of our U.S. military.