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Country Music’s Military Veterans
Country music has always been a major supporter of our military with many Nashville stars traveling thousands of miles to perform for our troops around the world, sometimes in dangerous and hostile environments. On this Veterans Day, 2013, we salute those country stars who have served their nation i…
U.S. Army Issuing New Regulations Banning Tattoos
Despite the increasing popularity of tattoos, particularly among young adults, the United States Army is proposing new rules regulating the wearing of body ink. The proposed changes which have yet to be formalized are designed to discourage prospective recruits from getting tattoos on certain parts …
Staff Sergeant Ty Carter Awarded Medal Of Honor [VIDEO]
Army Staff Sergeant Ty Michael Carter was today awarded the Medal of Honor By President Obama for his extraordinarily heroic actions during a Taliban assault on Combat Post Keating in Afghanistan in October of 2009. His story exemplifies the courage and sacrifice shouldered each and everyday by our …
It’s Military Spouse Appreciation Day
It's Military Spouse Appreciation Day and we want to take a moment to say thank you.  Thank you for being the one's who are left behind, while your loved ones are placed in harms way, fighting for our freedom every day.  Your love and support are appreciated.
Boilermaker Goes To Afghanistan
At Big Frog 104, we're proud to share news about our troops serving around the world. During the "Frog Days Of Summer". the Boilermaker Road Race, which takes place on Sunday, July 8th is making sure that our troops serving in Afghanistan are a part of the race.
Air Force Gal Invites Tim Tebow To Military Ball [VIDEO]
It worked last year for Marine Kelsey DeSantis. She invited Justin Timberlake to be her date for the 2011 Military Ball and he accepted. So Airman Jamie Walden figured, "Why not, I'll ask Tim Tebow to be MY date". Jamie is a huge Tim Tebow fan so she recorded a video invitatio…
Congressman Hanna Announces Service Academy Nominations
At Big Frog 104, we're always glad to promote the achievements of the young people in our area.  Congressman Richard Hanna has nominated a number of local students from the 24th Congressional District for further educational opportunities in service academies.
Area Soldiers Move Out For Overseas Duty
A ceremony took place yesterday in Utica, as area soldiers gathered to say goodbye before being deployed to Kuwait. We thank the men and woman in the military serving our country in this deployment and throughout the world.
Soldiers Fight Airline Bag Fees and Win [VIDEO]
Soldiers returning from Afghanistan are fighting airline fees.  The members of the US Army were charged $200 in extra bag fees on the final leg of their trip home to a base in Louisiana.  The soldiers were allowed to check 3 bags for free but had to pay the extra fee for the extra bag.  The men were…