Veteran of the Week

  • Sep

    Veteran of the Week: Specialist Morris

    Specialist Morris, U.S. Army, 23, was killed when his vehicle hit a makeshift bomb on April 6, 2008, in Balad, Iraq.  Prior to his death he had been awarded the Bronze Star, Purple Heart, Meritorious Service Medal, Army Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Iraq Campaign Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Army… Read More

  • Sep

    Veteran of the Week: Staff Sergeant Clifton “Ray” Coffey

    Knowing he wanted to be a Marine his entire life, Staff Sgt. Clifton “Ray” Coffey joined the military in 1998. During the terrorist attacks on September 11, then Corporal Coffey was serving with Weapons Company, 1st Battalion, 1st Marines.  Prior to the US invasion of Afghanistan, Corporal Coffey’s enlistment term had ended.  Corporal Coffey chose to sign another four-year… Read More