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Heroes Among Us tonight @Rosie’s

Heroes Among Us, the speaker series hosted by the local Marine Corps League J. R. Spears Detachment #066, will start 6 p.m. tonight at Rosie’s…

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Heroes Among US: Capt. Floyd Brown

I had opportunity to interview this morning retired Navy Capt. Floyd Brown will be the featured speaker at Thursday night’s Heroes Among Us outdoor speaker…

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‘Doc’ Ballard shares what really happened when he jumped on the live grenade [podcast]

The guest of honor at tonight’s Heroes Among Us presentation, Donald “Doc” Ballard, shares his story of heroism on “Pensacola Speaks.” Great story. Ballard shared…

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5th Annual ‘Heroes Among Us’ Speaker Series releases 2017 Schedule

The Cpl. J.R. Spears Detachment of the Marine Corps League announces its 5th Annual Heroes Among Us speaker series to be held at Pensacola Veterans…

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Navy Cross pilot credits Pensacola warrior ethic [podcast]

Yesterday, I interviewed Retired Marine Corps Lt. Col. Rupert “Skeets” Fairfield about the heroic mission of Marine Maj. Stephen W. Pless and his crew in…

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Pensacola Speaks: Huey pilot ‘Skeets’ Fairfield

As the co-pilot of a UH-1E (Huey) helicopter in August 1967, Marine Corps Capt. Rupert “Skeets” Fairfield participated in the rescue of several Army soldiers…

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Heroes Among Us – Coast Guard Night, tonight [podcast]

Today at 6 p.m., the Cpl JR Sears Detachment 066 of the Marine Corps League presents the third installment of its Heroes Among Us Speaker…

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