Results are in from the second annual Hoops for the Heart event, held on Feb. 28, and the event was successful in its mission to encourage health screenings, upping the total performed from 85 last year to 115 this year. Of course, the event is about so much more, and there was plenty of entertainment as well as emotional moments.
The first National Medal of Honor Day was held on March 25, 1991 after it was established by then President George H.W. Bush. Since that time, the day celebrating the highest honor an American soldier can earn has gotten little attention, nationally or locally..