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July 21: Parsons, KS

Today we ran for 64 service members from outside Longton, KS through Independence, KS to Parsons, KS.In Parsons, we met up with coach Dave Greenough and the highschool cross-country team. We ran four miles through town and ended on the east side of Parsons on Main St. The Parsons Police did a fantastic job escorting…


COP Cleary: New Chapel

There is a newly erected chapel on Combat Outpost Cleary, dedicated in 1st Lt. Michael J. Cleary’s honor. A note from Father Eric Albertson about the new chapel was posted on Mike’s In Remembrance page just a few days ago. My name is Father Eric Albertson, and I am the Catholic Priest Chaplain assigned to…


Soldier Story: Raymond S. Sevaaetasi

Each day, we will randomly highlight one service member’s life, and include links and stories. We choose to never forget, and this is our way, before the run, to remember our fallen service members. Sgt. Raymond S. Sevaaetasi was killed when his vehicle struck a makeshift bomb in Baghdad. He was 29 years old. Sentiments…


Soldier Story: Michael A. McGlothin

Each day, we will randomly highlight one service member’s life, and include links and stories. We choose to never forget, and this is our way, before the run, to remember our fallen service members. Growing up, Michael A. McGlothin was the skinny kid with big glasses who always worked hard at school. “That kid couldn’t…