By Major Anne Pickup - The first Thanksgiving in America was celebrated in December, 1621, by Pilgrim settlers and native Indians. President George Washington, in 1789, proclaimed a day of prayer and gratitude in honor of the new constitution. Abraham
By Colonel Bill Luttrell - It was without a doubt a lifelike resemblance to the Pilgrims' first Thanksgiving dinner, with rows of long tables decorated in multicolored fall leaves, stretching out into an open field, set for nearly 100 diners
By Bob Bearchell - Californians are well aware that "El Niño" weather is approaching this winter. Camp Mt. Crags in the Malibu hills was the site for a large community event, "Emergency Flood Safety Seminar." The CHP, Sheriff, Fire Department
More than 100 representatives from dozens of agencies and programs throughout metropolitan Denver, Colo., recently converged on the Cottonwood Women's Rehabilitation facility for its first open house. The event featured an open agenda and forum addressing women's issues in recovery.
Cascade Division Well over 200 soldiers, Advisory Board members, community leaders and friends of the Army attended the recent dedication of the new Nampa, Idaho, corps building and youth center. Colonels Bill and Gwen Luttrell were special guests for the weekend events,
80 -Year-Old Soldier Never Gives In By DeAnn G. Rossetti As reprinted by permission of the Mercer Island Reporter, Mercer Island, Wash. (Ed. note: After graduating from the Army's training college, Nellie served as an officer for a number of years. A life-long Salvationist,
Army of Stars--"Good Tidings of Great Joy": For the first time in its 50-plus year history, this year's Army of Stars Christmas radio show will feature a Salvation Army musical group -- the Pasadena Tabernacle Songsters, led by William B.
Canada's Cariboo Hill by John Docter - Carols for the City is the name of a Christmas Eve carol festival held at the majestic Christ Church Cathedral in downtown Vancouver, British Columbia. It is also the name of the charming collection
If you wear corrective lenses to have 20/20 vision, you know what it's like not to have glasses--your world becomes a blur, full of distorted images, and you can't see many things that others take for granted: stop signs at