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  • Editorial - 4/14/14

    Editorial - 4/14/14

    Monday, April 14 2014 6:00 PM EDT2014-04-14 22:00:09 GMT
    Benghazi: We Must Never ForgetMore >>
    Benghazi: We Must Never ForgetMore >>
  • Editorial - 4/7/14

    Editorial - 4/7/14

    Monday, April 14 2014 5:59 PM EDT2014-04-14 21:59:41 GMT
    Driving Our Economic AchievementMore >>
    Driving Our Economic AchievementMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 4/10/14

    Editorial Salute - 4/10/14

    Thursday, April 10 2014 12:35 PM EDT2014-04-10 16:35:51 GMT
    In the April 3rd edition of the "Frontline" newspaper, 3rd ID Public Affairs Sergeant Uriah Walker gave us a comprehensive reminder, worth sharing more broadly, of the capacity and training-capabilitiesMore >>
    Fort Stewart & HAAF Capabilities and ValueMore >>
  • Editoral Salute - 4/4/14

    Editoral Salute - 4/4/14

    Friday, April 4 2014 6:36 PM EDT2014-04-04 22:36:05 GMT
    WTOC EDITORIAL SALUTEUnbelievably, the 2009 nightmare at Army post Fort Hood was replayed this week, by another shooter, this time resulting in four soldiers dead, including the gunman, and 16 wounded.More >>
    Fort Hood Shooting...AgainMore >>
  • Editorial - 3/31/14

    Editorial - 3/31/14

    Monday, March 31 2014 11:16 AM EDT2014-03-31 15:16:00 GMT
    Don't need to tell you we're living through a frustrating, self-centered, too-easily-offended, dependence-enabled era, where the First and Second Amendments, and our treasured traditions, endure continualMore >>
    Second Amendment In Their SightsMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 3/27/14

    Editorial Salute - 3/27/14

    Thursday, March 27 2014 4:32 PM EDT2014-03-27 20:32:50 GMT
    Corpsman Silver Star and Sinise FoundationMore >>
    Corpsman Silver Star and Sinise FoundationMore >>
  • Editorial - 3/24/14

    Editorial - 3/24/14

    Monday, March 24 2014 3:09 PM EDT2014-03-24 19:09:10 GMT
    Recently, Secretary of State Kerry said the following during a speech in Indonesia:  "Climate change can now be considered the world's most fearsome weapon of mass destruction."  How profoundly-foolish.More >>
    Hot Air More >>
  • Editorial Salute - 3/20/14

    Editorial Salute - 3/20/14

    Thursday, March 20 2014 2:20 PM EDT2014-03-20 18:20:38 GMT
    Earlier this week, Medals of Honor were awarded to 24 military members from World War II, Korea, and Vietnam.  All but 3 of the awards were made posthumously, those medals going to family members.  ThisMore >>
    MOH Awardees  &  Lorton Livingston PassingMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 3/13/14

    Editorial Salute - 3/13/14

    Friday, March 14 2014 2:10 PM EDT2014-03-14 18:10:01 GMT
    Mike Manhatton PassingMore >>
    Mike Manhatton PassingMore >>
  • Editorial - 3/10/14

    Editorial - 3/10/14

    Monday, March 10 2014 3:10 PM EDT2014-03-10 19:10:40 GMT
    Retired Air Force Brigadier-General, Steve Ritchie, Vietnam War Ace, and  one of the most decorated pilots in Air Force history, remembers the dramatic rescue of  Roger Locher, a veteran American pilot,More >>
    In Stark ContrastMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 03/06/14

    Editorial Salute - 03/06/14

    Thursday, March 6 2014 10:45 AM EST2014-03-06 15:45:23 GMT
    The Boy and the SoldierMore >>
    The Boy and the SoldierMore >>
  • Editorial 3/3/14

    Editorial 3/3/14

    Monday, March 3 2014 3:42 PM EST2014-03-03 20:42:42 GMT
    Honey, I Shrunk The Military!More >>
    Honey, I Shrunk The Military!More >>
  • Editorial Salute - 02/27/14

    Editorial Salute - 02/27/14

    Thursday, February 27 2014 12:29 PM EST2014-02-27 17:29:35 GMT
    Ninety-two-year-old Walter D. Ehlers passed away this week.  Worthy of note for at least two reasons.  First, Walter Ehlers was a World War II Medal of Honor recipient.  Secondly, with his death, AmericaMore >>
    Army Staff Sergeant Walter EhlersMore >>
  • Editorial - 2/24/14

    Editorial - 2/24/14

    Monday, February 24 2014 11:14 AM EST2014-02-24 16:14:41 GMT
    Big Fed tells us, repeatedly, with faux-concern, how deeply they care about our wants and needs, a pledge that's as pleasant and useful as backed-up sewage.  Realistically, the Feds can't, don't, and won'tMore >>
    Caring And Sharing
    More >>
  • Editorial Salute - 2/20/14

    Editorial Salute - 2/20/14

    Thursday, February 20 2014 12:08 PM EST2014-02-20 17:08:05 GMT
    Army Specialist Amanda Yazzie, a medic with the 385th MP Battalion, has been named the 3rd ID's  "Angel of the Battlefield" by the Armed Services YMCA.  Specialist Yazzie was cited for her life-savingMore >>
    Spc. Amanda Yazzie & CRTC's Sentry Savannah 14More >>
  • Editorial - 02/17/14

    Editorial - 02/17/14

    Monday, February 17 2014 12:31 PM EST2014-02-17 17:31:33 GMT
    Is America Slipping Off Its Foundation ?More >>
    Is America Slipping Off Its Foundation ?More >>
  • Editorial Salute - 2/13/14

    Editorial Salute - 2/13/14

    Thursday, February 13 2014 11:43 AM EST2014-02-13 16:43:14 GMT
    As most everyone knows, because it's received so much Congressional and media attention, sexual assault within our military has surfaced as both a problem, and a hot-button issue.  No question, all branchesMore >>
    3rd ID  Sexual Assault Remediation
    More >>
  • Editorial - 2/10/14

    Editorial - 2/10/14

    Monday, February 10 2014 11:17 AM EST2014-02-10 16:17:17 GMT
    Well on the way to the divided, dysfunctional, dependent lemming-nation of the destructive, Alinsky-leftist dream, now still more disturbing reality. With foolhardy-Colorado in mind, according to a ColumbiaMore >>
    Unintended Consequences…. PerhapsMore >>
  • Editorial - 2/03/14

    Editorial - 2/03/14

    Monday, February 3 2014 2:10 PM EST2014-02-03 19:10:46 GMT
    The economic-inequality guilt-trip, politically-fueled by class-envy, is pushed in our faces, yet again.  Understand, income inequality isn't new.  It runs throughout history.  Power and money flow toMore >>
    Long Term Solution = Individual Effort  (NOT Government)More >>
  • Editorial Salute - 1/30/14

    Editorial Salute - 1/30/14

    Thursday, January 30 2014 3:31 PM EST2014-01-30 20:31:59 GMT
    One of our own received some well deserved, very positive attention during this week's State of the Union address.  American hero, and Hunter First Battalion U.S. Army Ranger, Sergeant First-Class CoryMore >>
    SFC Cory Remsburg, Hunter RangerMore >>
  • Editorial - 1/27/14

    Editorial - 1/27/14

    Monday, January 27 2014 2:19 PM EST2014-01-27 19:19:20 GMT
    As most gray-hairs will remember, years back, Art Linkletter hosted a popular TV series called "Kids Say The Darndest Things," featuring   innocent and funny comments from youngsters.  Different deal,More >>
     Fools Rush In Where Wise Men Fear To TreadMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 01/23/14

    Editorial Salute - 01/23/14

    Thursday, January 23 2014 3:37 PM EST2014-01-23 20:37:16 GMT
    WTOC EDITORIAL SALUTE   FIRST AIR DATE:   1-23-2014   It seems that, too often, we're only reminded of reality when tragedy strikes.  Such is the case with our military members who, in defense of ourMore >>
    CPT Clay Carpenter 3rd of the 160thMore >>
  • Editorial - 01/20/14

    Editorial - 01/20/14

    Monday, January 20 2014 4:44 PM EST2014-01-20 21:44:02 GMT
    On an August day, at the Lincoln Memorial, in 1963, Reverend-Doctor Martin Luther King, Jr. passionately expressed his hopes for a more equal and more united America.  Within his historic and revered "IMore >>
    Character Is KingMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 01/16/14

    Editorial Salute - 01/16/14

    Thursday, January 16 2014 3:47 PM EST2014-01-16 20:47:36 GMT
    Honors this week.  First over to the Georgia Air Guard's Combat Readiness Training Center in Savannah, where unit-commander, LTC Tom Grabowski, received promotion last week to Full-Colonel.  Now, withMore >>
    Grabowski Promotion & SPC. Castle USO AwardMore >>
  • Editorial - 1/13/14

    Editorial - 1/13/14

    Monday, January 13 2014 11:44 AM EST2014-01-13 16:44:59 GMT
    From the brilliant, patriot-mind of Ben Franklin (quote):  "The only thing more expensive than education is ignorance."  And speaking of ignorance, let's super-size it.  Despite curriculum erosion, a veteranMore >>
    School House LunacyMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 01/10/14

    Editorial Salute - 01/10/14

    Friday, January 10 2014 11:44 AM EST2014-01-10 16:44:22 GMT
    Two Veterans Pass & SC CWO Retirement
    More >>
    Two Veterans Pass & SC CWO Retirement
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  • Editorial - 1/06/14

    Editorial - 1/06/14

    Monday, January 6 2014 11:10 AM EST2014-01-06 16:10:37 GMT
    With the jolly season over, time again to focus. A Wall Street Journal headline recently read: "Good Tidings for the U.S. Economy."  That said, do understand that any modest growth-revival is thanks, notMore >>
    Preferred Lifestyle: Ignoring RealityMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 1/02/14

    Editorial Salute - 1/02/14

    Thursday, January 2 2014 11:49 AM EST2014-01-02 16:49:08 GMT
    A couple of significant local military items to catch up with.  In 2013, the 3rd ID's Combat Aviation Brigade added a new, specialty unit, with the activation of the MQ-1C Grey Eagle company, stationedMore >>
    Grey Eagle Company & Air Station Savannah 50th December 2, 2014More >>
  • Editorial - 12/30/13

    Editorial - 12/30/13

    Monday, December 30 2013 10:22 AM EST2013-12-30 15:22:57 GMT
    As we escape a year of disenchantment and bewilderment, in a republic grown more socialist, than democratic, it's a good time to consider the following ageless-wisdom from some of America's most prominent: "GovernmentMore >>
    Good Riddance !!More >>
  • Editorial - 12/23/13

    Editorial - 12/23/13

    Monday, December 23 2013 11:38 AM EST2013-12-23 16:38:24 GMT
    These are the days we enjoy hearing and singing our traditional sacred-songs of the season. Perhaps none more revered than "Silent Night," a poem written in German, set to music, and first performed onMore >>
    Silenced Night More >>
  • Editorial - 12/19/13

    Editorial - 12/19/13

    Thursday, December 19 2013 11:53 AM EST2013-12-19 16:53:07 GMT
    With the holidays pressuring a budget compromise, Congress appears to be using the trendy precedent, by passing it, to see what's in it.   This deal will somewhat reduce the billions in sequestration cuts,More >>
    To Defend And DeductMore >>
  • Editorial - 12/16/13

    Editorial - 12/16/13

    Monday, December 16 2013 2:10 PM EST2013-12-16 19:10:26 GMT
    T'is the season for those jolly Constitution re-writers to attack the religious displays and customs of Christians and Jews, the dominant faiths among the over-80% of Americans who profess a belief inMore >>
    Squelch A Joyful NoiseMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 12/12/13

    Editorial Salute - 12/12/13

    Thursday, December 12 2013 5:21 PM EST2013-12-12 22:21:58 GMT
    Happy to report that the STARBASE Savannah program, along with all of the other STARBASE offerings in the nation, has been funded for Fiscal Year 2014.  Hardly a given in today's environment, but a recognitionMore >>
    STARBASE Funded for 2014More >>
  • Editorial - 12/09/13

    Editorial - 12/09/13

    Monday, December 9 2013 12:26 PM EST2013-12-09 17:26:18 GMT
    As D.C.'s vision for America continues to jump the rails of truly responsible, Constitutional, nation-first governance, compounding that void comes the communication-blunting, sky-is-falling, porcelain-bowlMore >>
    Some Jam We're In Now !More >>
  • Editorial Salute - 12/5/13

    Editorial Salute - 12/5/13

    Thursday, December 5 2013 12:18 PM EST2013-12-05 17:18:37 GMT
    Among the blessings of last week's Thanksgiving, much of the 3rd ID's 4th Brigade Combat Team soldiers were back home from Afghanistan in time for that special family-day, with the remaining due home byMore >>
    3rd ID's 4th Brigade Combat Team and Georgia Ports Authority
    More >>
  • Editorial- 12/2/13

    Editorial- 12/2/13

    Monday, December 2 2013 7:15 PM EST2013-12-03 00:15:27 GMT
    A World ApartMore >>
    A World ApartMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 11/27/13

    Editorial Salute - 11/27/13

    Wednesday, November 27 2013 11:43 AM EST2013-11-27 16:43:20 GMT
    Among the blessings of Thanksgiving, much of the 3rd ID's 4th Brigade Combat Team soldiers are now back home from Afghanistan in time for Thanksgiving, with the remaining due home by Christmas.  The firstMore >>
    Thanksgiving FreedomMore >>
  • Editorial - 11/25/13

    Editorial - 11/25/13

    Monday, November 25 2013 11:56 AM EST2013-11-25 16:56:39 GMT
    Conceived by progressives as the necessary precursor to full-Federal take-over, the Affordable Care Act is not only unaffordable, but has little to do with individual care, and everything to do with Fed-control.More >>
    Medical Malpractice More >>
  • Editorial Salute - 11/21/13

    Editorial Salute - 11/21/13

    Thursday, November 21 2013 4:34 PM EST2013-11-21 21:34:58 GMT
    Last week, over 120 golfers participated in the annual Veterans Purple Heart Golf Classic at South Carolina's Dataw Island Golf Club.  Over the past 6-years, the Classic has raised more than $125,000 forMore >>
    Veteran's Purple Heart Classic... Dataw Island Golf ClubMore >>
  • Editorial - 11/18/13

    Editorial - 11/18/13

    Monday, November 18 2013 12:33 PM EST2013-11-18 17:33:12 GMT
    Battling Through A Thorny-Thicket Leaves MarxMore >>
    Battling Through A Thorny-Thicket Leaves MarxMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 11/14/13

    Editorial Salute - 11/14/13

    Thursday, November 14 2013 2:07 PM EST2013-11-14 19:07:54 GMT
    As America has done magnificently, so many times in the past, the word Tsunami comes to mind, U.S. forces, equipment and materials are now rapidly-mobilizing, by air and sea, to aid the almost 10-millionMore >>
    America's Military  Responds ... Philippine TyphoonMore >>
  • Editorial - 11/11/13

    Editorial - 11/11/13

    Monday, November 11 2013 8:41 AM EST2013-11-11 13:41:17 GMT
    Last week, a sports channel analyst, made reference to the Star Spangled Banner, as a "war anthem," seemingly disparaging it in general, but in particular, its association with American sporting events.More >>
    The Pride of America: Flag, Anthem & Those Who Defend ThemMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 11/7/13

    Editorial Salute - 11/7/13

    Thursday, November 7 2013 11:27 AM EST2013-11-07 16:27:57 GMT
    Two weeks ago, in a Sparks, Nevada middle school, a 12-year-old student opened fire, at the start of the school day, wounding two classmates, and killing a teacher, who'd stepped forward to protect others.More >>
    Marine Michael Landsberry Killed by Student Gunman
    More >>
  • Editorial - 11/4/13

    Editorial - 11/4/13

    Monday, November 4 2013 11:00 AM EST2013-11-04 16:00:54 GMT
    Census Bureau figures, just released from 2011, show that individuals who received means-tested government benefits actually outnumbered America's total full-time workers!  A benefit figure, further aggravated,More >>
    The United States of Robin HoodMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 10/31/13

    Editorial Salute - 10/31/13

    Thursday, October 31 2013 1:59 PM EDT2013-10-31 17:59:38 GMT
    October the 3rd was a great day: For the 3rd ID's 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, for the Army, and the nation, when, assembled-together, 84 soldiers from the 2nd took the oath to re-enlist.  There, onMore >>
    84 2nd ABCT 3rd FS Re-EnlistMore >>
  • Editorial - 10/28/13

    Editorial - 10/28/13

    Monday, October 28 2013 11:11 AM EDT2013-10-28 15:11:56 GMT
    Vote YES for SPLOST !More >>
    Vote YES for SPLOST !More >>
  • Editorial - 10/24/13

    Editorial - 10/24/13

    Thursday, October 24 2013 5:17 PM EDT2013-10-24 21:17:50 GMT
    Salutes to those Americans who pushed back against the Administration-directed, over-kill, shut-down foolishness, the latter, not for financial necessity, but purely out of spite.  Why does a dog lickMore >>
    "Operation Punish The People" Ends…For NowMore >>
  • Editorial - 10/21/13

    Editorial - 10/21/13

    Monday, October 21 2013 1:53 PM EDT2013-10-21 17:53:36 GMT
    Let's Make A (Foolish) DealMore >>
    Let's Make A (Foolish) DealMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 10/17/13

    Editorial Salute - 10/17/13

    Friday, October 18 2013 9:17 AM EDT2013-10-18 13:17:14 GMT
    It was an emotional moment, few in attendance will ever forget.  Army Ranger, Corporal Josh Hargis, 3rd of the 75th Ranger Regiment, stationed at Fort Benning, was very severely wounded, by exploding IED's,More >>
    Ranger Corporal Josh HargisMore >>
  • Editorial - 10/14/13

    Editorial - 10/14/13

    Monday, October 14 2013 2:46 PM EDT2013-10-14 18:46:27 GMT
    As you know, D.C.'s military and other memorials were shut-down by an Administration that turned-180, to allow a pro-illegal immigration rally to take place on the supposedly-also-closed National Mall,More >>
    Beyond ShamefulMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 10/10/13

    Editorial Salute - 10/10/13

    Thursday, October 10 2013 12:54 PM EDT2013-10-10 16:54:23 GMT
    World War II veteran and Medal of Honor recipient, former Master- Sergeant Nicholas Oresko, passed away last week at age 96.  According to Military.com, he was the oldest living Medal of Honor awardeeMore >>
    MOH  Nicholas OreskoMore >>
  • Editorial - 10/7/13

    Editorial - 10/7/13

    Monday, October 7 2013 12:35 PM EDT2013-10-07 16:35:15 GMT
    Citizen-supported Honor Flight provides no-cost trips for World War II vets to visit their Memorial in D.C.  And it's literally their Memorial, since  construction was funded, not by taxes, but directlyMore >>
    Heroes Once AgainMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 10/3/13

    Editorial Salute - 10/3/13

    Thursday, October 3 2013 1:06 PM EDT2013-10-03 17:06:56 GMT
    Home-stationed at Fort Stewart, Third ID 4th Brigade Combat Team soldiers, Staff-Sergeant Joshua Morse and Staff-Sergeant Steven Wagner, were both awarded the Bronze Star medal with Valor device in AfghanistanMore >>
    3rd ID Bronze Stars + 10th Mountain Silver StarMore >>
  • Editorial - 9/30/13

    Editorial - 9/30/13

    Monday, September 30 2013 5:18 PM EDT2013-09-30 21:18:15 GMT
    This week, the dungeon-doors of America's future healthcare grind-open,   the approaching-loss of medical quantity and quality, our sad destiny, unless this sedated nation can be jolted awake.  As millionsMore >>
    Bad Medicine A-Risen:' Stay Healthy, My FriendMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 9/26/13

    Editorial Salute - 9/26/13

    Thursday, September 26 2013 2:15 PM EDT2013-09-26 18:15:02 GMT
    Five-years after a deadly-battle in Afghanistan, former Army Captain William Swenson, serving then with the 10th Mountain Division, will, belatedly, be awarded the Medal of Honor for "conspicuous gallantry."More >>
    Swenson MOH & Chamberlain's MOH FoundMore >>
  • Editorial - 9/23/13

    Editorial - 9/23/13

    Monday, September 23 2013 10:35 AM EDT2013-09-23 14:35:44 GMT
    Twelve Navy Department civilians left home for work last Monday, and never returned, slaughtered by a barrage of gun-fire, at the hands of a former Navy member, hired as a contract employee, despite anMore >>
    Psychotic RampageMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 9/1913

    Editorial Salute - 9/1913

    Thursday, September 19 2013 1:11 PM EDT2013-09-19 17:11:04 GMT
    Earlier this year in Afghanistan, when a route clearance vehicle ahead of his own, hit an IED, injuring the four soldiers inside, Specialist Tyler Ivester didn't wait for orders.  This 3rd ID combat medicMore >>
    3rd ID Medic, Tyler Ivester and 3rd ID Combat Aviation Brigade soldiers Specialist Nicole Lopez and Specialist Jeremy MyersMore >>
  • Editorial - 9/16/13

    Editorial - 9/16/13

    Monday, September 16 2013 11:18 AM EDT2013-09-16 15:18:48 GMT
    Georgia's Outstanding Ports of CallMore >>
    Georgia's Outstanding Ports of CallMore >>
  • Editorial - 9/12/13

    Editorial - 9/12/13

    Thursday, September 12 2013 11:33 AM EDT2013-09-12 15:33:21 GMT
    We have no business even thinking about unilateral military action in Syria.  If it's about chemical weapons, there and elsewhere, that's for a coalition to handle, not the U.S. alone.  After a decadeMore >>
    Georgia & South Carolina U.S. Senate & House: Just Say NO!More >>
  • WTOC Editorial - 9/09/13

    WTOC Editorial - 9/09/13

    Tuesday, September 10 2013 2:31 PM EDT2013-09-10 18:31:27 GMT
    A Death Sentence Beyond Deserved
    More >>
    A Death Sentence Beyond Deserved
    More >>
  • Editorial - 9/2/13

    Editorial - 9/2/13

    Monday, September 2 2013 11:00 AM EDT2013-09-02 15:00:26 GMT
    Labor Day.  The annual tribute to those who work. Productive Americans, making a contribution, making a difference; for employer, for community, for nation.   In more recent years, the ranks of workers,More >>
    A Salute to Productive Americans (And Those Who Truly Want To Be)More >>
  • Editorial Salute - 8/29/13

    Editorial Salute - 8/29/13

    Thursday, August 29 2013 10:59 AM EDT2013-08-29 14:59:50 GMT
    Once upon a time, a small contingent of American soldiers was assigned to man Combat Outpost Keating, situated in a hostile-section of eastern Afghanistan, made all the more dangerous because the outpostMore >>
    Outpost Keating 2nd MOHMore >>
  • Editorial - 8/26/13

    Editorial - 8/26/13

    Monday, August 26 2013 11:29 AM EDT2013-08-26 15:29:15 GMT
    In a recent speech, Hillary Clinton said (quote):  "In 2013, more than 80 bills restricting voting rights have been introduced in 31 states."  This past weekend, Attorney-General Holder stated that votingMore >>
    Making The Vote HonestMore >>
  • Editorial - 8/19/13

    Editorial - 8/19/13

    Monday, August 19 2013 11:06 AM EDT2013-08-19 15:06:04 GMT
    With students back in class, they'll be the first to tell you summer vacations aren't long enough.  But, by some measures, clearly it's the learning that's not long enough, as the pluses and minuses ofMore >>
     School Bells Ring, Are You Listening …More >>
  • Editorial Salute - 8/15/13

    Editorial Salute - 8/15/13

    Thursday, August 15 2013 11:28 AM EDT2013-08-15 15:28:18 GMT
    This is a story of courage and commitment, core requirements for success in our military, but especially so for one very dedicated and determined United States Marine.  Gunnery-Sergeant Gabriel Guest isMore >>
    USMC Gunnery-Sergeant Gabriel GuestMore >>
  • Editorial - 8/12/13

    Editorial - 8/12/13

    Monday, August 12 2013 11:54 AM EDT2013-08-12 15:54:08 GMT
    Well, it was a frustrating nine-days for a whole lot of folks in Dish-land, both at the duel-corporate level, the station level, and certainly for WTOC viewers, who were treated to over a week's worthMore >>
    Welcome Back, DISH Subscribers !More >>
  • Editoral Salute - 8/8/13

    Editoral Salute - 8/8/13

    Thursday, August 8 2013 11:41 AM EDT2013-08-08 15:41:34 GMT
    For its fiscal year ending June 30th, the Georgia Ports Authority, through its stellar Savannah and Brunswick facilities, reported yet another terrific year, setting record-volumes in bulk-cargo, containers,More >>
    Georgia Ports successes More >>
  • Editorial - 8/5/13

    Editorial - 8/5/13

    Monday, August 5 2013 11:26 AM EDT2013-08-05 15:26:27 GMT
    In Tribute To A Remarkable HeroMore >>
    In Tribute To A Remarkable HeroMore >>
  • Editorial Salute 8/1/13

    Editorial Salute 8/1/13

    Thursday, August 1 2013 11:38 AM EDT2013-08-01 15:38:19 GMT
    Major-General Robert "Abe" Abrams, Commanding General of the Army's Third Infantry Division, stationed at Fort Stewart, Hunter, and Fort Benning, turns over command of the division on Friday morning, AugustMore >>
    Major-General Robert "Abe" Abrams, Commanding General of the Army's Third Infantry DivisionMore >>
  • Editorial 7/29/13

    Editorial 7/29/13

    Monday, July 29 2013 11:33 AM EDT2013-07-29 15:33:14 GMT
    The Magnificent Blessing of Being UsMore >>
    The Magnificent Blessing of Being UsMore >>
  • Editorial - Retransmission Consent Negotiations with DISH

    Editorial - Retransmission Consent Negotiations with DISH

    Friday, July 26 2013 12:14 PM EDT2013-07-26 16:14:02 GMT
    Retransmission Consent Negotiations with DISHMore >>
    Retransmission Consent Negotiations with DISHMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 7/25/13

    Editorial Salute - 7/25/13

    Thursday, July 25 2013 2:37 PM EDT2013-07-25 18:37:38 GMT
    Night StalkersMore >>
    Night StalkersMore >>
  • Editorial - 7/22/13

    Editorial - 7/22/13

    Monday, July 22 2013 1:41 PM EDT2013-07-22 17:41:25 GMT
    Since time flies, and memories fade, when you're fighting for freedom against those who despise it.  November 5, 2009, a U.S. Army officer opened fire on Fort Hood troops processing for Afghan-deployment,More >>
    Revisited: A Four-Part TravestyMore >>
  • Editorial - 7/18/13

    Editorial - 7/18/13

    Thursday, July 18 2013 11:40 AM EDT2013-07-18 15:40:23 GMT
    Last week, the Worth County, Georgia, Board of Education decided it could  no longer afford to educate the 57 Marine Corps children residing on the Marine Corps Logistics Base there, effective now.  AsMore >>
    They've Decided What ?More >>
  • Editorial - 7/15/13

    Editorial - 7/15/13

    Monday, July 15 2013 12:30 PM EDT2013-07-15 16:30:49 GMT
    Because too many Congressional-members failed to get off their self-over-nation, political-back-sides to pass a budget, America's Defense Department civilian employees are now being served a government-catered,More >>
    Stop The Foolishness !More >>
  • Editorial Salute - 7/11/13

    Editorial Salute - 7/11/13

    Thursday, July 11 2013 12:02 PM EDT2013-07-11 16:02:38 GMT
    After a year in theater, the Army's 3rd Infantry Division now begins the transition from often-hostile Afghanistan to Georgia's welcoming arms.  Led so effectively during this past year's deployment, byMore >>
    Return of 3rd ID CG Abe AbramsMore >>
  • Editorial - 7/08/13

    Editorial - 7/08/13

    Monday, July 8 2013 11:52 AM EDT2013-07-08 15:52:39 GMT
    Last week, 19 members of an elite, Arizona-based firefighting-team, -lost their lives battling a lightning-sparked-wildfire, caught in what's termed, a "burn-over," caused when the wind, and with it, theMore >>
    Bravery On-CallMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 7/4/13

    Editorial Salute - 7/4/13

    Thursday, July 4 2013 8:00 AM EDT2013-07-04 12:00:21 GMT
    Independence Day More >>
    Independence Day More >>
  • Editorial - 7/01/13

    Editorial - 7/01/13

    Monday, July 1 2013 12:28 PM EDT2013-07-01 16:28:35 GMT
    A Treasury Department Inspector-General audit indicates that, in 2011, the IRS sent almost 24,000 refunds, worth almost $46-million, to residents of Atlanta.  However, reports columnist, Terence Jeffrey,More >>
    Atlanta Wins IRS Tax-Refund SweepstakesMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 6/27/13

    Editorial Salute - 6/27/13

    Thursday, June 27 2013 12:35 PM EDT2013-06-27 16:35:44 GMT
    Not the best of news, collectively, for the Fort Stewart family, which means all of us.  The Federal budget reduction act, passed before, and, important to note, in addition to the subsequent sequestration,More >>
    Fort Stewart families and soldiers affected by federal budget cuts and Kimberly Webster, wife of former Third Infantry Division Commander, Lieutenant-General (retired) William Glenn WebsterMore >>
  • Editorial - 6/24/13

    Editorial - 6/24/13

    Monday, June 24 2013 11:50 AM EDT2013-06-24 15:50:30 GMT
    Thankfully beyond Georgia and South Carolina, portions of our nation are sliding down the coal-chute to oblivion.  Once known as the home of the brave, land of the free, were it not for the unquestioned-courageMore >>
    Slip-Sliding AwayMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 6/20/13

    Editorial Salute - 6/20/13

    Thursday, June 20 2013 11:36 AM EDT2013-06-20 15:36:32 GMT
    Friday, June 14th,  I was privileged to join with Georgia Southern University's nationally-recognized Army ROTC unit, administrators, honored veterans, and friends to celebrate the 238th Anniversary ofMore >>
    238thAnniversary of the founding of the United States ArmyMore >>
  • Editorial - 6/17/13

    Editorial - 6/17/13

    Monday, June 17 2013 2:05 PM EDT2013-06-17 18:05:38 GMT
    Illegal immigration.  Our nation now hosts an estimated 11-million illegals.  Yes, illegal, not "unauthorized," as the PC-cuddle-bunnies prefer.  Parking in a fire-station drive-way is unauthorized.  JumpingMore >>
    "If We Build It, They Won't Come" !More >>
  • Editorial - 6/10/13

    Editorial - 6/10/13

    Monday, June 10 2013 1:27 PM EDT2013-06-10 17:27:25 GMT
    Texas Says RIP To The "Holiday Tree" !More >>
    Texas Says RIP To The "Holiday Tree" !More >>
  • Editorial Salute - 6/6/13

    Editorial Salute - 6/6/13

    Thursday, June 6 2013 7:19 AM EDT2013-06-06 11:19:07 GMT
    One evening, a Phoenix police sergeant, stopped a young man walking along a road late at night.  She determined that he was of age, and not violating curfew.  She also learned that whenever he missed theMore >>
    SCMPD and Arizona police helping othersMore >>
  • Editorial - 6/3/13

    Editorial - 6/3/13

    Monday, June 3 2013 1:01 PM EDT2013-06-03 17:01:27 GMT
    More Timely Justice More >>
    More Timely Justice More >>
  • Editorial Salute - 5/30/13

    Editorial Salute - 5/30/13

    Thursday, May 30 2013 4:00 PM EDT2013-05-30 20:00:34 GMT
    One of Savannah's most accomplished and generous citizens has received a well-deserved state-wide honor.  Robert Jepson has been named 2013's "Most Respected Business Leader," by the state's business andMore >>
    Bob Jepson Leadership Award More >>
  • Editorial - 5/27/13

    Editorial - 5/27/13

    Monday, May 27 2013 11:42 AM EDT2013-05-27 15:42:47 GMT
    In Solemn RemembranceMore >>
    In Solemn RemembranceMore >>
  • Editorial - 5/23/13

    Editorial - 5/23/13

    Thursday, May 23 2013 10:50 AM EDT2013-05-23 14:50:22 GMT
    Nature's RampageMore >>
    Nature's RampageMore >>
  • Editorial - 5/20/13

    Editorial - 5/20/13

    Monday, May 20 2013 12:50 PM EDT2013-05-20 16:50:47 GMT
    Oh, The Horror Of It !More >>
    Oh, The Horror Of It !More >>
  • Editorial Salute - 5/16/13

    Editorial Salute - 5/16/13

    Thursday, May 16 2013 12:32 PM EDT2013-05-16 16:32:39 GMT
    Last month, a Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department officer stopped two males in downtown Savannah as they bore likeness to suspects in recent area robberies.  The officer placed one of the menMore >>
    Georgia-South Carolina law enforcement membersMore >>
  • Editorial - 5/13/13

    Editorial - 5/13/13

    Monday, May 13 2013 1:14 PM EDT2013-05-13 17:14:29 GMT
    Far Better Than What You've Been FedMore >>
    Far Better Than What You've Been FedMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 5/9/13

    Editorial Salute - 5/9/13

    Thursday, May 9 2013 12:42 PM EDT2013-05-09 16:42:30 GMT
    Teachers, Staff Members and AdministratorsMore >>
    Teachers, Staff Members and AdministratorsMore >>
  • Editorial - 5/6/13

    Editorial - 5/6/13

    Monday, May 6 2013 12:28 PM EDT2013-05-06 16:28:45 GMT
    STARBASE Savannah: Grounded?More >>
    STARBASE Savannah: Grounded?More >>
  • Editorial - 5/02/13

    Editorial - 5/02/13

    Thursday, May 2 2013 11:30 AM EDT2013-05-02 15:30:37 GMT
    The Reality of Military Budget Cuts HereMore >>
    The Reality of Military Budget Cuts HereMore >>
  • Editorial - 4/29/13

    Editorial - 4/29/13

    Monday, April 29 2013 2:19 PM EDT2013-04-29 18:19:58 GMT
    Collectivism & Control  (Part 2) ("Go Together Like A Horse And Carriage")More >>
    Collectivism & Control  (Part 2) ("Go Together Like A Horse And Carriage")More >>
  • Editorial - 4/25/13

    Editorial - 4/25/13

    Thursday, April 25 2013 2:15 PM EDT2013-04-25 18:15:25 GMT
    Evil Erupts / Right ConquersMore >>
    Evil Erupts / Right ConquersMore >>
  • Editorial - 4/22/13

    Editorial - 4/22/13

    Monday, April 22 2013 9:50 AM EDT2013-04-22 13:50:32 GMT
    Most parents consider their children to be their own.  You've fed, clothed,  sheltered, loved, nurtured, and educated them, not to mention most-often sharing the same last-name.  So, tradition tellsMore >>
    Collectivism & Dependence ("Go Together Like A Horse And Carriage")More >>
  • Editorial - 4/18/13

    Editorial - 4/18/13

    Thursday, April 18 2013 11:55 AM EDT2013-04-18 15:55:34 GMT
    While not as numerically-catastrophic as September 11th, a new, graphic, terrorism-date will be riveted in our minds, when we fervently-hoped there wouldn't be another.  The afternoon calm of April 15,More >>
    The Face Of Despicable Terrorism Emerges Again  More >>
  • Editorial - 4/15/13

    Editorial - 4/15/13

    Monday, April 15 2013 8:51 AM EDT2013-04-15 12:51:07 GMT
    The just-released Administration budget centers around the word "balance."  Not balance, as in budget. But rather balancing one-trillion-dollars in added political-spending, with one-trillion in newMore >>
    Re-Balancing AmericaMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 4/11/13

    Editorial Salute - 4/11/13

    Thursday, April 11 2013 3:37 PM EDT2013-04-11 19:37:27 GMT
    Chaplain Emil Kapaun MOHMore >>
    Chaplain Emil Kapaun MOHMore >>
  • Editorial - 4/8/13

    Editorial - 4/8/13

    Monday, April 8 2013 8:34 AM EDT2013-04-08 12:34:54 GMT
    That Sinking FeelingMore >>
    That Sinking FeelingMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 4/4/13

    Editorial Salute - 4/4/13

    Thursday, April 4 2013 3:20 PM EDT2013-04-04 19:20:09 GMT
    The Soldier's Medal for heroism was awarded Wednesday at Hunter Army Airfield, by Major-General Stephen Fogarty, Commanding General of the Army's Intelligence and Security Command, to Captain Graham Inman,More >>
    Hero's Award and a CW-5 passesMore >>
  • Editorial - 4/1/13

    Editorial - 4/1/13

    Monday, April 1 2013 11:21 AM EDT2013-04-01 15:21:44 GMT
    Here's another foolish act of political correctness, this one timely. You'll recall the First Amendment to our brilliant, ageless Constitution states: "Congress shall make no law respecting an establishmentMore >>
    Insensitive Easter Bunny Ousted; Eggs To FollowMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 3/28/13

    Editorial Salute - 3/28/13

    Thursday, March 28 2013 1:06 PM EDT2013-03-28 17:06:12 GMT
    When it comes to our military, what one hand of the government taketh away, another can conveniently restoreth.  As reported by Military.com, some, repeat some, of the shameful, March 1st, politically-motivated,More >>
    Restoration of Some Military Funding Post-SequesterMore >>
  • Editorial - 3/25/13

    Editorial - 3/25/13

    Tuesday, March 26 2013 2:25 PM EDT2013-03-26 18:25:38 GMT
    Stuck On Stupid…. Still  (Part 2)More >>
    Stuck On Stupid…. Still  (Part 2)More >>
  • Editorial - 3/18/13

    Editorial - 3/18/13

    Monday, March 18 2013 11:15 AM EDT2013-03-18 15:15:23 GMT
    The Administration's mind-set, to-date, sparks an analogy.  Assume their elevators are all stuck at the top floor.  Rather than logically making cost-prudent repairs to restore downward operation, sinceMore >>
    Stuck On Stupid…. StillMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 3/14/13

    Editorial Salute - 3/14/13

    Thursday, March 14 2013 8:53 AM EDT2013-03-14 12:53:01 GMT
    As reported by Army Times this week, a soldier residing in a Huntsville, Alabama condo complex, has been instructed to remove the American flag he had proudly posted outside his residence.  Once again,More >>
    Soldier-Flag ControversyMore >>
  • Editorial - 3/11/13

    Editorial - 3/11/13

    Monday, March 11 2013 8:49 AM EDT2013-03-11 12:49:04 GMT
    Although Members of Congress offered the Administration greater flexibility in the sequestration cuts, such was declined in favor of maximum penalties.  No sense being a strong and powerful country, whenMore >>
    Sequestration Protestation  More >>
  • Editorial - 3/7/13

    Editorial - 3/7/13

    Thursday, March 7 2013 12:20 PM EST2013-03-07 17:20:23 GMT
    The bulk of the phony, but all-too-real, sequestration cuts, have fallen, purposely, on our military, the second, major, multi-year funding hit within a year, now approaching a total of one-trillion-dollars.More >>
    Harmfully Well Beyond Fair Share
    More >>
  • Editorial - 3/04/13

    Editorial - 3/04/13

    Monday, March 4 2013 3:03 PM EST2013-03-04 20:03:57 GMT
    Sequestration: Chicken Little Has Left The BuildingMore >>
    Sequestration: Chicken Little Has Left The BuildingMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 2/28/12

    Editorial Salute - 2/28/12

    Thursday, February 28 2013 5:09 PM EST2013-02-28 22:09:47 GMT
    B-26 Bomber Jim Muri Midway HeroMore >>
    B-26 Bomber Jim Muri Midway HeroMore >>
  • Editorial - 2/25/13

    Editorial - 2/25/13

    Monday, February 25 2013 12:39 PM EST2013-02-25 17:39:35 GMT
    Seques-frus-trationMore >>
    Seques-frus-trationMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 2/21/13

    Editorial Salute - 2/21/13

    Thursday, February 21 2013 1:22 PM EST2013-02-21 18:22:24 GMT
    Savannah and Hunter Army Airfield are proud to be home to the Army's 3/160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment, the "Night Stalkers," courageous and highly-skilled helicopter air-crews, whose principalMore >>
    Night StalkersMore >>
  • Editorial - 2/18/13

    Editorial - 2/18/13

    Monday, February 18 2013 3:11 PM EST2013-02-18 20:11:24 GMT
    Was That An Asteroid Or Simply More Pie In The Sky?More >>
    Was That An Asteroid Or Simply More Pie In The Sky?More >>
  • Editorial Salute - 2/14/13

    Editorial Salute - 2/14/13

    Friday, February 15 2013 11:45 AM EST2013-02-15 16:45:31 GMT
    Another Medal of Honor has been earned by one of America's bravest. Thankfully, one who survived the rigors and horrors of combat.  Earlier this week, former Army Staff Sergeant Clinton Romesha was presentedMore >>
    MOH Staff Sergeant Clinton RomeshaMore >>
  • Editorial - 2/11/13

    Editorial - 2/11/13

    Monday, February 11 2013 1:39 PM EST2013-02-11 18:39:41 GMT
    Jumping The GunMore >>
    Jumping The GunMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 2/7/13

    Editorial Salute - 2/7/13

    Thursday, February 7 2013 11:24 AM EST2013-02-07 16:24:00 GMT
    Well, here we go again, with restrictive, or even unpatriotic, regulations imposed by apartment complex management, this time in Virginia.  Army National Guardsman, Tyler Barge, who deployed to AfghanistanMore >>
    Offensive American Flag Display!More >>
  • Editorial - 2/4/13

    Editorial - 2/4/13

    Monday, February 4 2013 10:27 PM EST2013-02-05 03:27:41 GMT
    All American citizens, even when charged with despicable crimes, are due a fair trial.  Morality, and basic decency dictate, however, that crime-victims, and/or next of kin, are also due fairness by virtueMore >>
    Let's Make A Deal  (NOT!)More >>
  • Editorial Salute - 1/31/13

    Editorial Salute - 1/31/13

    Thursday, January 31 2013 11:07 AM EST2013-01-31 16:07:53 GMT
    It's now been over 35-years since the conclusion of America's life-ending casualties in the Vietnam War.  In the fight, back then, to stop the rampant spread of Communism in Asia, Vietnam was a war wonMore >>
    Vietnam Wall TributeMore >>
  • Editorial - 1/28/13

    Editorial - 1/28/13

    Monday, January 28 2013 11:41 AM EST2013-01-28 16:41:05 GMT
    The Tax-Bell Tolls (But Not For Thee) Part IIMore >>
    The Tax-Bell Tolls (But Not For Thee) Part IIMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 1/24/13

    Editorial Salute - 1/24/13

    Thursday, January 24 2013 5:58 PM EST2013-01-24 22:58:52 GMT
    SSGT Christopher Hutchison Medic of the YearMore >>
    SSGT Christopher Hutchison Medic of the YearMore >>
  • Editorial - 1/21/13

    Editorial - 1/21/13

    Monday, January 21 2013 11:48 AM EST2013-01-21 16:48:48 GMT
    The Tax-Bell Tolls (But Not For Thee)More >>
    The Tax-Bell Tolls (But Not For Thee)More >>
  • Editorial Salute - 1/17/13

    Editorial Salute - 1/17/13

    Thursday, January 17 2013 11:52 AM EST2013-01-17 16:52:33 GMT
    Employment for Veterans More >>
    Employment for Veterans More >>
  • Editorial - 1/14/13

    Editorial - 1/14/13

    Monday, January 14 2013 11:57 AM EST2013-01-14 16:57:48 GMT
    Perhaps sarcastically, Winston Churchill once remarked: "The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversation with the average voter."   The "average" of old has become the PC "low information"More >>
    Spending Obsession:  Check's In The MailMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 1/10/13

    Editorial Salute - 1/10/13

    Thursday, January 10 2013 3:18 PM EST2013-01-10 20:18:54 GMT
    Two days after Christmas, America lost one of its truly-great military commanders.  Four-star General (retired), Norman Schwarzkopf, succumbed to complications from pneumonia, termed by his legion of admirers,More >>
    Four-star General (retired) Norman SchwarzkopfMore >>
  • Editorial - 01/07/13

    Editorial - 01/07/13

    Monday, January 7 2013 10:50 AM EST2013-01-07 15:50:43 GMT
    Spendaholics UnanimousMore >>
    Spendaholics UnanimousMore >>
  • Editoral Salute - 1/03/13

    Editoral Salute - 1/03/13

    Thursday, January 3 2013 11:14 AM EST2013-01-03 16:14:46 GMT
    Some very talented U.S. military high-flyers bring home the gold.  The Army's Golden Knights 8-Way Formation-Flying Team won first place last month at the 2012 World Parachuting Championships held in Dubai,More >>
    Golden Knights win World Championships 2012More >>
  • Editorial - 12/31/12

    Editorial - 12/31/12

    Monday, December 31 2012 9:00 AM EST2012-12-31 14:00:13 GMT
    As the door slams shut on another frustrating year, with our debt-ridden economy pushed to the precipice, and the nation's dream-landers awakened by the earthly-reality of both returning and new federalMore >>
    Out of Sight, Out of MindMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 12/27/12

    Editorial Salute - 12/27/12

    Thursday, December 27 2012 12:15 PM EST2012-12-27 17:15:59 GMT
    Earlier this year, in a specific case, the Supreme Court ruled against the existing Stolen Valor Act, put in place by Congress to provide fines and even imprisonment, for anyone claiming combat medalsMore >>
    Stolen Valor ActMore >>
  • Editorial - 12/24/12

    Editorial - 12/24/12

    Monday, December 24 2012 9:00 AM EST2012-12-24 14:00:10 GMT
    Tis the season for the cinnamon nut-rolls to erupt on-cue in their continuing intolerant-campaign to remove any public evidence of the Jewish and Christian faiths.  Aided and abetting in their unceasing-crusade byMore >>
    Hanukkah And Christmas BlessingsMore >>
  • Editorial - 12/17/12

    Editorial - 12/17/12

    Monday, December 17 2012 11:33 AM EST2012-12-17 16:33:29 GMT
    Unspeakable TragedyMore >>
    Unspeakable TragedyMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 12/13/12

    Editorial Salute - 12/13/12

    Thursday, December 13 2012 12:52 PM EST2012-12-13 17:52:11 GMT
    SEAL Nicholas Checque  Killed During Afghan RescueMore >>
    SEAL Nicholas Checque  Killed During Afghan RescueMore >>
  • Editorial - 12/10/12

    Editorial - 12/10/12

    Monday, December 10 2012 9:42 AM EST2012-12-10 14:42:05 GMT
    As The Unthinkable Becomes DoableMore >>
    As The Unthinkable Becomes DoableMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 12/6/12

    Editorial Salute - 12/6/12

    Thursday, December 6 2012 6:51 PM EST2012-12-06 23:51:13 GMT
    For those who still cherish personal-freedom, common-sense, individual-productivity, and the American traditions of integrity, responsibility, spiritual-faith, military and moral strength, among thisMore >>
    LTC Allen West
    More >>
  • Editorial - 12/3/12

    Editorial - 12/3/12

    Tuesday, December 4 2012 12:17 PM EST2012-12-04 17:17:08 GMT
    MasqueradeMore >>
    MasqueradeMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 11/29/12

    Editorial Salute - 11/29/12

    Thursday, November 29 2012 11:58 AM EST2012-11-29 16:58:34 GMT
    "Rangers lead the way."  Living that sacred motto, selflessly, every day, is United States Army Ranger, Staff Sergeant Austin McCall.  In Afghanistan, he and his patrol were on the trail of a suspectedMore >>
    U.S. Army Ranger Staff Sergeant Austin McCallMore >>
  • Editorial - 11/26/12

    Editorial - 11/26/12

    Tuesday, November 27 2012 8:12 AM EST2012-11-27 13:12:35 GMT
    The 24-hour, news-cycle barrage forces us, perhaps on purpose, to forget about the old, and focus solely on the new.  Such is the case with Benghazi.  The news bull-horns have force-focused us on who cutMore >>
    Move Along, Nothing To See HereMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 11/22/12

    Editorial Salute - 11/22/12

    Thursday, November 22 2012 4:19 PM EST2012-11-22 21:19:35 GMT
    Thanksgiving 2012More >>
    Thanksgiving 2012More >>
  • Editorial - 11/19/12

    Editorial - 11/19/12

    Monday, November 19 2012 5:39 PM EST2012-11-19 22:39:35 GMT
    Financial Corrections For A Nation In CrisisMore >>
    Financial Corrections For A Nation In CrisisMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 11/15/12

    Editorial Salute - 11/15/12

    Thursday, November 15 2012 12:33 PM EST2012-11-15 17:33:59 GMT
    The Army's 3rd Infantry Regiment and the soldiers who guard the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.More >>
    The Army's 3rd Infantry Regiment and the soldiers who guard the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.
    More >>
  • Editorial - 11/12/12

    Editorial - 11/12/12

    Monday, November 12 2012 12:02 PM EST2012-11-12 17:02:10 GMT
    America At The Cross RoadsMore >>
    America At The Cross RoadsMore >>
  • Editorial - 11/5/12

    Editorial - 11/5/12

    Monday, November 5 2012 6:15 PM EST2012-11-05 23:15:52 GMT
    A Right And A Duty Americans Have Died To PreserveMore >>
    A Right And A Duty Americans Have Died To PreserveMore >>
  • Editorial - 11/1/12

    Editorial - 11/1/12

    Thursday, November 1 2012 1:27 PM EDT2012-11-01 17:27:25 GMT
    This past September 11th, four Americans, including our ambassador, were murdered by Islamic militants at our consulate in Benghazi, Libya. First word: those deaths resulted from street-demonstrators angryMore >>
    The Death Of Integrity Among Much Of America's Once-Trusted National News Elite 
    More >>
  • Editorial - 10/29/12

    Editorial - 10/29/12

    Monday, October 29 2012 11:42 AM EDT2012-10-29 15:42:42 GMT
    Dismembering Our AmericaMore >>
    Dismembering Our AmericaMore >>
  • Editorial - 10/22/12

    Editorial - 10/22/12

    Monday, October 22 2012 12:12 PM EDT2012-10-22 16:12:11 GMT
    It's Time !More >>
    It's Time !More >>
  • Editorial Salute - 10/18/12

    Editorial Salute - 10/18/12

    Thursday, October 18 2012 4:00 PM EDT2012-10-18 20:00:22 GMT
    U.S. Marines' CompassionMore >>
    U.S. Marines' CompassionMore >>
  • Editorial - 10/15/12

    Editorial - 10/15/12

    Monday, October 15 2012 11:37 AM EDT2012-10-15 15:37:59 GMT
    The Conspiracy of Dependency (Part 2)More >>
    The Conspiracy of Dependency (Part 2)More >>
  • Editorial Salute - 10/11/12

    Editorial Salute - 10/11/12

    Thursday, October 11 2012 2:29 PM EDT2012-10-11 18:29:25 GMT
    SEAL Team Leader Michael MurphyMore >>
    SEAL Team Leader Michael MurphyMore >>
  • Editorial - 10-8-12

    Editorial - 10-8-12

    Monday, October 8 2012 5:38 PM EDT2012-10-08 21:38:57 GMT
    D.C. Illusions Top VegasMore >>
    D.C. Illusions Top VegasMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 10-04-12

    Editorial Salute - 10-04-12

    Thursday, October 4 2012 4:50 PM EDT2012-10-04 20:50:16 GMT
    Toward the end of the Vietnam War, almost 90% of those serving in the Halls of Congress were military veterans.  Today that figure is down to 20%.   Knowing the reality of what the Pentagon terms, "persistentMore >>
    Military veterans More >>
  • Editorial - 10/1/12

    Editorial - 10/1/12

    Monday, October 1 2012 1:31 PM EDT2012-10-01 17:31:48 GMT
    The Road To Ruin Is Paved With Higher TaxesMore >>
    The Road To Ruin Is Paved With Higher TaxesMore >>
  • Editorial - 9/24/12

    Editorial - 9/24/12

    Monday, September 24 2012 4:32 PM EDT2012-09-24 20:32:44 GMT
    Obvious to keen-observers from the get-go, the uprising in Libya wasn't spontaneous, since demonstrators usually aren't equipped with mortars and RPG's, and it was a planned, purposeful attack, by al-QaedaMore >>
    Hello…. Anybody In There? 
    More >>
  • Editorial - 9/17/12

    Editorial - 9/17/12

    Monday, September 17 2012 11:09 AM EDT2012-09-17 15:09:21 GMT
    The Conspiracy of Dependency  (Part 1)More >>
    The Conspiracy of Dependency  (Part 1)More >>
  • Editorial - 9/13/12

    Editorial - 9/13/12

    Thursday, September 13 2012 12:34 PM EDT2012-09-13 16:34:38 GMT
    Foes Of FreedomMore >>
    Foes Of FreedomMore >>
  • Editorial - 9/10/12

    Editorial - 9/10/12

    Monday, September 10 2012 9:49 PM EDT2012-09-11 01:49:22 GMT
    Unemployment masquerading at 8.1%, far below actual, and anemic job-growth continues.  Pretty-much a normal week here in the national neighborhood.  But a couple of concepts bear notice.  Echoing the insatiableMore >>
    The Ministry Of Silly-Walks Returns From Oblivion 
    More >>
  • Editorial - 9/3/12

    Editorial - 9/3/12

    Monday, September 3 2012 2:27 PM EDT2012-09-03 18:27:57 GMT
    D.C.'s political megaphone continues to preach about the need for a level playing field, about shared-sacrifice, leading, we're told, to the Marxist promise-land of shared-prosperity, all to be assuredMore >>
    Fairness:  A Proctoscopic Assessment 
    More >>
  • Editorial Salute - 8/30/12

    Editorial Salute - 8/30/12

    Thursday, August 30 2012 2:13 PM EDT2012-08-30 18:13:35 GMT
    Along the beach at Hilton Head Island, it was a moderately windy morning, and with it, choppy ocean waters, making distant visibility between the waves, intermittent, at best.  Near 10 AM, a beach-goerMore >>
    USCG Air Station Savannah Rescue
    More >>
  • Editorial - 8/27/12

    Editorial - 8/27/12

    Monday, August 27 2012 2:29 PM EDT2012-08-27 18:29:54 GMT
    The Federal Environmental Protection Agency's job should be to police air and water quality, fairly enforce realistic regulations, based on valid science, and mandate corrections.  But rather than regulate forMore >>
    EPA Uber Alles More >>
  • Editorial Salute - 8/23/12

    Editorial Salute - 8/23/12

    Thursday, August 23 2012 4:24 PM EDT2012-08-23 20:24:40 GMT
    Two weeks ago, Colonel Richard Clarke, exchanged an eagle for a star, as he was formally promoted to the rank of Brigadier-General.  Commissioned in the infantry upon graduation from West Point,  GeneralMore >>
    Colonel Rich Clarke promotion to Brigadier-General More >>
  • Editorial - 8/20/12

    Editorial - 8/20/12

    Monday, August 20 2012 1:02 PM EDT2012-08-20 17:02:06 GMT
    Troubled Waters (Minus The Bridge) More >>
    Troubled Waters (Minus The Bridge) More >>
  • Editorial Salute - 8/16/12

    Editorial Salute - 8/16/12

    Thursday, August 16 2012 6:00 PM EDT2012-08-16 22:00:10 GMT
    DOCA to visit NorfolkMore >>
    DOCA to visit NorfolkMore >>
  • Editorial 8/13/12

    Editorial 8/13/12

    Monday, August 13 2012 11:59 AM EDT2012-08-13 15:59:44 GMT
     Threats To Business Freedom (Again) More >>
     Threats To Business Freedom (Again) More >>
  • Editorial Salute - 8/9/12

    Editorial Salute - 8/9/12

    Thursday, August 9 2012 3:06 PM EDT2012-08-09 19:06:41 GMT
    Chris Hughes promotion to Brigadier-GeneralMore >>
    Chris Hughes promotion to Brigadier-GeneralMore >>
  • Editorial - 8/6/12

    Editorial - 8/6/12

    Monday, August 6 2012 12:40 PM EDT2012-08-06 16:40:56 GMT
    Political Correctness: Enabler Of EvilMore >>
    Political Correctness: Enabler Of EvilMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 8/2/12

    Editorial Salute - 8/2/12

    Thursday, August 2 2012 2:47 PM EDT2012-08-02 18:47:22 GMT
    A U.S. Army Ranger was recently honored at Fort Benning for his valor in Afghanistan.  Staff Sergeant Scott Anderson and his squad were tasked with eliminating Taliban insurgents lurking within a populated-compound, whoMore >>
    Staff Sergeant Scott Anderson, 3/75 Ranger RegimentMore >>
  • Editorial - 7/30/12

    Editorial - 7/30/12

    Monday, July 30 2012 11:17 AM EDT2012-07-30 15:17:54 GMT
    Judicial Indecency 
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    Judicial Indecency 
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  • Editorial Salute - 7/26/12

    Editorial Salute - 7/26/12

    Thursday, July 26 2012 4:53 PM EDT2012-07-26 20:53:38 GMT
    There's a great, little hand-made sign near the main entrance to Hunter Army Airfield that reads: "Heroes Live Here."   And just like all of America's military installations, do they ever.  At Hunter areMore >>
    Ranger Lieutenant-Colonel Rob Harman
    More >>
  • Editoral - 7/16/12

    Editoral - 7/16/12

    Tuesday, July 17 2012 10:17 AM EDT2012-07-17 14:17:27 GMT
    The last week of the Supreme Court's most recent session was not a good one for America's economy, security or future.  First, the Court shot-down most of Arizona's illegal-immigrant law, the state's attemptMore >>
    The Supremes Serve Three Eggs: Sunny-Side DownMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 7/12/12

    Editorial Salute - 7/12/12

    Tuesday, July 17 2012 10:16 AM EDT2012-07-17 14:16:12 GMT
    Some very good news was shared with uniformed personnel at Savannah's Combat Readiness Training Center yesterday.  Georgia Air Guard Commander, Major-General Tom Moore, made a special trip here to personally-informMore >>
    Savannah's Combat Readiness Training CenterMore >>
  • Editorial - 7/9/12

    Editorial - 7/9/12

    Monday, July 9 2012 4:31 PM EDT2012-07-09 20:31:06 GMT
    Mid-Year Reality CheckMore >>
    Mid-Year Reality CheckMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 7/5/12

    Editorial Salute - 7/5/12

    Thursday, July 5 2012 4:20 PM EDT2012-07-05 20:20:37 GMT
    Veteran of the Year Joe Connors USMCMore >>
    Veteran of the Year Joe Connors USMCMore >>
  • Editorial - 7/2/12

    Editorial - 7/2/12

    Monday, July 2 2012 4:49 PM EDT2012-07-02 20:49:08 GMT
    EDITORIAL:  FIRST AIR DATE:     7-2-2012 The Supreme Court has resuscitated a cadaver, scheduled for cremation.  Upholding that forced individual mandate, like the rest of this unaffordable cram-down,More >>
    Terminal DiagnosisMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 6/28/12

    Editorial Salute - 6/28/12

    Thursday, June 28 2012 4:21 PM EDT2012-06-28 20:21:38 GMT
    Two 25th Infantry Division soldiers have received high honors for their combat-heroics last fall, during their first deployment to Afghanistan. Gunner Specialist Craig Middleton's unit was on a reconnaissanceMore >>
    Silver Stars More >>
  • Editorial - 06/25/12

    Editorial - 06/25/12

    Monday, June 25 2012 4:33 PM EDT2012-06-25 20:33:46 GMT
    Because our Constitutional guarantee of religious freedom has been totally-distorted from original intent, those who can't tolerate religious symbols in public places, or for that matter, anywhere at all,More >>
    More Faux First Amendment FoolishnessMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 6/21/12

    Editorial Salute - 6/21/12

    Thursday, June 21 2012 6:03 PM EDT2012-06-21 22:03:53 GMT
    The area's traditional annual military leadership transitions have begun. First up, Hunter's Coast Guard Air Station Savannah, where, in a ceremony presided over by Miami-based Rear-Admiral William Baumgartner,More >>
    Commander Tim Tobiasz, Commander Greg Fuller, Command Sergeant-Major Estevan, Command Sergeant-Major Todd Hedrick, Colonel-Promotable Robert White, Colonel-Promotable Chris Hughes, COL John HortMore >>
  • Editorial - 6/18/12

    Editorial - 6/18/12

    Monday, June 18 2012 3:47 PM EDT2012-06-18 19:47:25 GMT
    Political PrioritiesMore >>
    Political PrioritiesMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 6/14/12

    Editorial Salute - 6/14/12

    Thursday, June 14 2012 4:48 PM EDT2012-06-14 20:48:09 GMT
    Like May, June is another special month for Americans who respect our nation, our traditions, and our long-treasured observances. Earlier, on the 6th of June, we shared-in the 68th anniversary of D-Day,More >>
    June Patriotic ObservancesMore >>
  • Editorial - 6/11/12

    Editorial - 6/11/12

    Monday, June 11 2012 11:15 AM EDT2012-06-11 15:15:43 GMT
    Reality Is The Inconvenient TruthMore >>
    Reality Is The Inconvenient TruthMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 5/31/12

    Editorial Salute - 5/31/12

    Thursday, May 31 2012 12:10 PM EDT2012-05-31 16:10:34 GMT
    A holiday for many, Memorial Day was a regular work-day for the elite Army Guards who stand watch, 24/7, over Arlington Cemetery's Tomb of the Unknowns. To gain selection, these devoted soldiers go throughMore >>
    Arlington GuardsMore >>
  • Editorial - 5/28/12

    Editorial - 5/28/12

    Monday, May 28 2012 1:39 PM EDT2012-05-28 17:39:42 GMT
    The Bravo Sierra Express Just Keeps On Rollin'More >>
    The Bravo Sierra Express Just Keeps On Rollin'More >>
  • Editorial Salute - Memorial Day

    Editorial Salute - Memorial Day

    Thursday, May 24 2012 12:50 PM EDT2012-05-24 16:50:38 GMT
    The month of May is the historic-residence of some of America's most significant annual events and patriotic tributes. The pathway to the re-generation and maintenance of liberty for the U.S. and theMore >>
    Memorial Day More >>
  • Editorial Salute - 5/17/12

    Editorial Salute - 5/17/12

    Thursday, May 17 2012 11:51 AM EDT2012-05-17 15:51:33 GMT
    U.S. Army Specialist Leslie Sabo, Jr.More >>
    U.S. Army Specialist Leslie Sabo, Jr.More >>
  • Editorial - 5/14/12

    Editorial - 5/14/12

    Monday, May 14 2012 12:16 PM EDT2012-05-14 16:16:54 GMT
    Awhile back, a few pictures of foolish-stunts, embarrassing-to-our-military, were circulated widely. In response, top Pentagon leaders have now rolled-out directives to address bad-behavior, re-emphasizingMore >>
    No Systemic Problem?More >>
  • Editorial Salute - 05/10/12

    Editorial Salute - 05/10/12

    Monday, May 14 2012 11:50 AM EDT2012-05-14 15:50:43 GMT
    High honors for an Army 4th ID soldier station at Fort Polk, Louisiana. Last September, then-Corporal Joshua Loughrey's platoon was dispatched to neutralize an enemy position, freshly bombed by our aircraft.More >>
    Sergeant Josh LoughreyMore >>
  • Editorial - 5/7/12

    Editorial - 5/7/12

    Monday, May 7 2012 12:58 PM EDT2012-05-07 16:58:00 GMT
    Brain-washed students skipping school, stirred-together with brain-withered others skipping life, with a pinch of crazed-anarchists for destructive-flavoring, creates a zesty-porridge of malcontents knowMore >>
    More Education,  Less IndoctrinationMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 5/3/12

    Editorial Salute - 5/3/12

    Thursday, May 3 2012 4:17 PM EDT2012-05-03 20:17:17 GMT
    From the Hunter-stationed 3rd ID Combat Aviation Brigade, comes this example of battlefield heroics, performed by one of the unit's medical-evacuation helicopter teams. On June 11, 2010, while deployedMore >>
    DFC 1st LT Douglas Hill 3rd CABMore >>
  • Editorial - 4/30/12

    Editorial - 4/30/12

    Monday, April 30 2012 1:12 PM EDT2012-04-30 17:12:01 GMT
    Attention Bullies:  Stop Your Stupidity!  (Part 2)More >>
    Attention Bullies:  Stop Your Stupidity!  (Part 2)More >>
  • Editorial - 4/23/12

    Editorial - 4/23/12

    Monday, April 23 2012 2:55 PM EDT2012-04-23 18:55:11 GMT
    There's an active virus in our society, in need of a cure, heavy-handed if need be. This chronic ailment is called bullying, a repugnant act, whether in its traditional, physical-intimidation form, orMore >>
    Attention Bullies:  Stop Your Stupidity!More >>
  • Editorial Salute - 4/19/12

    Editorial Salute - 4/19/12

    Thursday, April 19 2012 10:13 PM EDT2012-04-20 02:13:24 GMT
    WW II TSgt Robert OzakiMore >>
  • Editorial Salute - 04/12/12

    Editorial Salute - 04/12/12

    Friday, April 13 2012 12:58 PM EDT2012-04-13 16:58:26 GMT
    Landings Military Relief FundMore >>
  • Editorial - 4/9/12

    Editorial - 4/9/12

    Monday, April 9 2012 4:35 PM EDT2012-04-09 20:35:26 GMT
    Faith-Chased PCMore >>
  • Editorial - 4/2/12

    Editorial - 4/2/12

    Monday, April 2 2012 4:32 PM EDT2012-04-02 20:32:22 GMT
    The Unkindest Cuts of All  (Part 2)More >>
  • Editorial Salute - 3/29/12

    Editorial Salute - 3/29/12

    Thursday, March 29 2012 4:59 PM EDT2012-03-29 20:59:21 GMT
    1-75th Rangers 12 Silver StarsMore >>
  • Editorial - 3/26/12

    Editorial - 3/26/12

    Monday, March 26 2012 4:15 PM EDT2012-03-26 20:15:25 GMT
    The Unkindest Cuts of All  (Part 1)More >>
  • Editorial Salute - 2/06/14

    Editorial Salute - 2/06/14

    Thursday, February 6 2014 3:59 PM EST2014-02-06 20:59:25 GMT
    Savannah has lost a true gentleman and leader, a man of great stature, community involvement, and service.  Former Savannah Mayor, The Honorable Floyd Adams, Jr., passed away here last Saturday. FirstMore >>
    Mayor Floyd Adams, Jr. PassingMore >>
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