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Finding College Scholarships Made Easy

Finding college scholarships can help pay for quality education and in most cases, obtaining one in any amount is helpful in reducing school costs. Keep in mind when using the internet to find scholarships, you may find additional information locally or at the bookstore or library. In short, you will need to conduct extensive research […]

Grants For Military Children

With the costs of education on the rise, its important now than ever for military parents to explore every grant avenue possible. Good news is that grants for children of military service members are readily available, and funding is available from all branches of the military including the Marine Corps and Reserves. These grant programs […]

Army Survivor Benefit Program

Enrollment in the Army Survivor Benefit Plan entitles your surviving spouse, children or insurable interest such as parent or business partner to continue receiving monthly payments (annuity) in the event your retirement pay stops due to your death. The SBP program is designed to protect your survivors against the risks of inflation, your early death […]

Denim to Diamonds promises fun, fundraises for scholarships

Denim-to-Diamond dinner/auction sales are ongoing: a ticket to a fun and fund-raising night. Join the Carlisle Barracks Spouses Club for a night of friendship and surprises: silent auction, dinner and formal auction. Friday, Nov. 13, 6 pm at LVCC. …read more Read more here:: http://www.carlisle.army.mil/banner/article.cfm?id=24082

VIDEO AVAILABLE: Coast Guard Station Elizabeth City adopts new mascot

Click on the photo above to video the video PORTSMOUTH, Va. — Members from Coast Guard Station Elizabeth City, North Carolina, adopted a new mascot Thursday after their former mascot passed away in May. The new mascot, a German shepherd named Chief Bert, served as an explosives detection dog with a Coast Guard Maritime Safety […]