Tag: Marine Corps

Navy pulls away, blasts VMI football, 51-14

Despite the Virginia Military Institute football team cutting the lead to 14-7 at the United States Naval Academy, the Midshipmen scored 23 unanswered points over 5:19 in the second quarter en route to a 51-14 win at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium Saturday afternoon.

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President Obama speaks at the Pentagon on ISIL

Remarks from President Barack Obama at the Pentagon on Wednesday after a briefing with Department of Defense officials on ISIL.

Join #VMISalute Super Social Saturday Campaign for Navy game

With CBS Sports Network covering this Saturday’s football between the Virginia Military Institute and the United States Naval Academy, being played at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, the national broadcasting network has launched a Super Social Saturday campaign for VMI and Navy fans to show their support for their respective institutions.

E.W. Jackson on the meaning of September 11

September 11, 2001 will not only be remembered by all Americans as a day of infamy, but will forever mark each of us as a moment when time stood still.


Warner, Kaine applaud protection of Virginia in Senate defense bill

U.S. Senators Mark Warner and Tim Kaine announced the advancement of critical funding priorities for Virginia in the Fiscal Year 2015 Senate Appropriations bill for Military Construction, Veteran Affairs, and Related Agencies that was voted out of committee yesterday.

95 Express Lanes more than 70 percent complete: Report

Governor Terry McAuliffe announced that construction of the I-95 Express Lanes project is more than 70 percent complete, and remains on-schedule to be completed by the end of 2014 and open to traffic in early 2015.

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Randy Forbes: Grill Sergeants

In 2007, a weekly reality cooking show debuted featuring two “Grill Sergeants” who, in front of a backdrop of checkered tablecloths and the fanfare of a Tonight Show-style house band, took to the grills to demonstrate proper food safety techniques.