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We Honor Our Military Heroes

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Posted by Joyce Rhyne on 25 May 11 - 0 Comments

This past weekend we were privileged to meet and greet 400 servicemen/women who have served, or are currently serving in our U.S. Armed Forces. The majority of them have been wounded in service of our country, with many spending endless days in hospitals enduring operations, treatments and therapy. This is the fifth year that Port […]

The Wall of Hope

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Posted by Joyce Rhyne on 25 May 11 - 0 Comments

Staff Sgt. Youngblood of Austin was the first to have his name engraved on the sand castle’s “Wall of Hope”.

Warrior’s Weekend Posts from Warrior’s Weekend Facebook Page

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Posted by Joyce Rhyne on 25 May 11 - 0 Comments

Amazing morning! Tears of joy, gratitude, love, pride, and some sadness as we saw the sacrifice..and the noise of PRIDE & GRATITUDE & LOVE is deafening! The ability to personally touch, shake hands, thank, show love to these brave heroes who we met at the dock was a true gift. God blessed those few hours […]

Thank God We’re Still Here

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Posted by Joyce Rhyne on 25 May 11 - 0 Comments

Sgt. E5 William Moody and his Navy veteran wife, Pamela, rest and recuperate after a demanding, but enjoyable, morning of bay fishing during Warrior’s Weekend. A veteran of Desert Sheild, Desert Storm, and Iraq, Sgt. Moody was injured state-side in 2009. While riding his motorcycle, he was struck by a hit-and-run driver. “Given a prognosis […]

Shrimpfest!

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Posted by Joyce Rhyne on 25 May 11 - 0 Comments

Make your plans now to attend the 31st annual Shrimpfest on the Seadrift Bayfront to be held Friday and Saturday, June 10th and 11th. Gates open at noon on Friday, with the official welcome at 4:45 p.m. The Miss Shrimpfest pageant will be held at 5:00 p.m. and at 8:00 p.m. the Ross Brunner Band […]

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