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IGTNT: F-16 Pilot killed in Middle East supporting Operation Inherent Resolve
In Flanders Fields by Lt. Col. John McRae, MD,  (1872-1918) In Flanders Fields the poppies blow Between the crosses row on row That mark our place, and in the sky The larks, still bravely singing,
Sandy on Signal 12/04/2014 52 45 - -
IGTNT: Special Forces Soldier killed in Afghanistan
In Flanders Fields by Lt. Col. John McRae, MD,  (1872-1918) In Flanders Fields the poppies blow Between the crosses row on row That mark our place, and in the sky The larks, still bravely singing,
Sandy on Signal 11/20/2014 52 56 - -
IGTNT: Green Beret from the Carolinas
Tonight, we remember a Special Forces Soldier out of Fort Bragg. Staff Sgt. Girard D. Gass, aka "Jerry", was on his second tour of duty in Afghanistan, when he died, while on patrol in the ...
Sandy on Signal 08/10/2014 56 38 - -
IGTNT: Remembering a Sailor
Boatswain’s Mate Seaman Yeshabel Villot-Carrasco was on her first tour of duty aboard the USS James E. Williams (DDG 95), when her life ended tragically. She leaves behind a husband and her ...
Sandy on Signal 07/30/2014 40 32 - -
My climate change letter botched and butchered by our conservative newspaper in Chattanooga
A couple of weeks ago, I sent the Chattanooga Times Free Press a letter regarding climate change. It is right at 200 words, which is all they allow. They edited and redacted out the facts and ...
Sandy on Signal 06/01/2014 115 165 2 -
IGTNT: Devoted to his country
Tonight, we remember a soldier, who died while serving under Operation Enduring Freedom in Amman, Jordan. Since 2001, there have been 2319 American troops killed in Operation Enduring Freedom . ...
Sandy on Signal 05/22/2014 48 50 - -
IGTNT: He never met his six week old son
Tonight, we remember a devoted husband, father and soldier. Since 2001, there have been 2317 American troops killed in Operation Enduring Freedom . Since 2010, there have been 66 casualties in ...
Sandy on Signal 05/15/2014 49 55 - -
IGTNT: She was only 19
Tonight, we remember a soldier from California. She was just 19 and had been in Afghanistan for two months. She became ill and was sent to Germany for treatment. Since 2001, there have been 2317 ...
Sandy on Signal 05/08/2014 52 65 - -
Update: VW has secured other offers out of TN & Haslam reneged $300,000,000 deal with VW over UAW
This story has been updated, see bottom of story for details. After negotiations went sour between Tennessee's Gov. Haslam and Volkswagen, Volkswagen warned they had other offers in alternative ...
Sandy on Signal 04/25/2014 251 408 5 -
Volkswagen considers adopting UAW and tossing out old election
Reports are circulating that Volkswagen is planning on accepting UAW in Chattanooga and tossing out the recent election of February 14, 2014, which was sabotaged by right-wing, anti-union groups and ...
Sandy on Signal 04/07/2014 189 439 3 -
TN Gov. Haslam offered VW $300 million in incentives, if no UAW
On February 14, 2014, Volkswagen and UAW were set to join forces in Chattanooga, Tennessee. This would have been a historical event for the South because both the company and the workers wanted ...
Sandy on Signal 04/01/2014 52 169 3 -
Connect! Three Star Kossacks and Nashville KosKats to Convene!
With the sudden and significant uptick in diaries related to issues that affect all Tennesseans, in Nashville and Statewide, it has come to the attention of the Three Star Kossacks and the Nashville ...
Sandy on Signal 03/06/2014 10 9 - -
IGTNT: Remembering a Marine and an Airman
Tonight, we remember two patriots dedicated to the service of our nation. One was a young Marine on his first tour of duty; and, the other an Airman with the Air National Guard, who had multiple ...
Sandy on Signal 03/05/2014 69 64 - -
VW reconsiders expansion in South after no UAW in Chattanooga
Last Friday, Volkswagen workers in Chattanooga voted against having UAW represent them. This was a shock to many because initially the workers supported it. By Friday, Sen. Bob Corker, State Sen. ...
Sandy on Signal 02/19/2014 251 475 4 -
UPDATE: VW CEO Calls out Corker for saying VW won't expand if UAW is approved in Chattanooga
Hat tip to Kicks82 for sharing this update this morning from VW's CEO for Chattanooga Mr. Frank Fisher from Reuters : "There is no connection between our Chattanooga employees' decision about ...
Sandy on Signal 02/12/2014 187 391 5 -
IGTNT: Favorite Son of the Town of Abington
Tonight, we remember a well-loved Marine from Abington, Mass. He was known as "the life of the Party and life of the town." He served one tour of duty in Iraq and was on his second tour of duty in ...
Sandy on Signal 12/27/2013 55 59 - -
IGTNT: Green Beret from Texas
Tonight, we remember a dedicated and true patriot. He was an engineer and a special forces soldier, who proudly served his country. Since 2001, there have been 2290 American troops killed in ...
Sandy on Signal 11/20/2013 67 66 - -
IGTNT: Soldier from Kansas
Tonight, we remember a loyal husband, father and soldier. Since 2001, there have been 2285 American troops killed in Operation Enduring Freedom . Since 2010, there have been 66 casualties in ...
Sandy on Signal 11/07/2013 56 58 - -
IGTNT: Always made people smile
Tonight, we remember a highly decorated Green Beret soldier killed on base by enemy fire. He was a husband and father to three sons. Since 2001, there have been 2276 American troops killed in ...
Sandy on Signal 10/17/2013 54 68 - -
IGTNT: Semper Fi, LCPL Jeremiah Collins
"The character of a nation can be measured by the way that nation treats its Veterans." by anonymous. Tonight, we remember a 19 year old Marine from Milwaukee. He graduated top in physical ...
Sandy on Signal 10/09/2013 70 82 - -
IGTNT: 3 Soldiers from the 101st Airborne Division
Tonight we remember three soldiers killed in Afghanistan. One was a father to a one year old son, one had a rough childhood and was a bone cancer survivor and one came from hardworking parents and ...
Sandy on Signal 08/15/2013 63 84 - -
Tea Party Congressman's card to Obama filled with misspellings
Not surprised at all about this one. Congressman Chuck Fleischmann released a post card to President Obama ahead of his trip to the Chattanooga area on Tuesday. The postcard was supposed to ...
Sandy on Signal 07/27/2013 214 254 1 -
IGTNT: All around good guy and 101st Airborne Soldier
Tonight, we remember a 101st Airborne Soldier from New York. His school and friends remember him as a great athlete, gentle giant and all around nice guy. Since 2001, there have been 2241 ...
Sandy on Signal 07/03/2013 70 62 - -
Tree falls on transmission line, shuts down Watts Bar Nuclear Plant
We can all breath a sigh of relief that this tree didn't cause a meltdown, only a shut down of the reactors. From the Chattanooga Times Free Press: Felled Tree causes shutdown at TVA's Watt's Bar ...
Sandy on Signal 07/01/2013 17 17 - -
VW will not expand in Chattanooga unless labor is represented - updated
Vielen Dank, Volkswagen. Ich liebe dich! Volkswagen came to Chattanooga in March of 2009 with much fanfare and hand-outs from the State of Tennessee. So far, they have been a pretty good company ...
Sandy on Signal 06/22/2013 165 258 4 -
IGTNT: a young Marine from the Florida Panhandle
Tonight, we remember a 20 year old Marine from Southport, Florida. His family has requested privacy at this time. The DOD announcement claimed he was killed in combat operations in Helmand ...
Sandy on Signal 06/19/2013 64 71 - -
IGTNT: 3 killed in Afghanistan
Tonight, we remember three soldiers killed in different incidents in Afghanistan. Since 2001, there have been 2229 American troops killed in Operation Enduring Freedom . Since 2010, there have ...
Sandy on Signal 06/05/2013 62 82 - -
IGTNT: Seven American troops and Military Working Dog killed in Afghanistan
Tonight, we have a special group diary with several IGTNT members contributing to help cover 7 troops and 1 dog killed on May 4th in two incidents in Afghanistan. Thanks to Jax Dem, The Fat Lady ...
Sandy on Signal 05/08/2013 96 84 - -
IGTNT: "I really love and miss my family."
Tonight, we remember a 20 year old soldier from South Carolina, who was looking forward to coming home and being with his wife and souping up his "Tiburon" and racing it. He posted frequently on ...
Sandy on Signal 04/25/2013 80 80 1 -
IGTNT: 2 killed in Apache crash in Afghanistan
Tonight we remember two National Guardsmen from Pennsylvania. Both men were experienced and highly decorated pilots. The two were on a reconnaissance mission in an Apache helicopter in eastern ...
Sandy on Signal 04/18/2013 63 62 - -
IGTNT: Mourning in the Palmetto State
Tonight, we remember a devoted husband, father and soldier from South Carolina. Since 2001, there have been 2185 American troops killed in Operation Enduring Freedom . There have been 2063 U.S. ...
Sandy on Signal 04/05/2013 54 69 - -
IGTNT: 5 Remarkable Soldiers Killed in Black Hawk Crash
Tonight, we remember five soldiers, four men and one woman, killed in a helicopter crash in Afghanistan. All five were loved, respected and proudly served their country. The female Captain was a ...
Sandy on Signal 03/18/2013 83 76 - -
IGTNT: Devoted Father of Six
Tonight, we remember an Airman from Louisiana. He deployed in September 2012 into an undisclosed location in southeast Asia. He was due back home this month when he died of a heart attack at 43.
Sandy on Signal 03/14/2013 77 92 - -
Tornadoes in many areas of the South; emergency aid needed
Around noon, a large tornado hit Adairsville, Georgia and the surrounding areas of Rome and Calhoun. There has been one death confirmed in Bartow County. The tornado went over I-75 tossing and ...
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IGTNT: Something's happened to Scooter
From Ocala.com : “Mama. The Army people are here. Something's happened to Scooter,” Wanda told her. Tonight, we remember a 20 year old soldier, recently married and expecting a child. He was ...
Sandy on Signal 01/02/2013 86 114 - -
IGTNT: Navy SEAL killed on rescue mission
Tonight we remember a valiant sailor of the special forces elite Naval SEAL's Team Six, Petty Officer 1st Class Nicolas Checque. Checque was among six people killed in a rescue mission to free Dr. ...
Sandy on Signal 12/12/2012 120 114 - -
IGTNT: 3 Soldiers from Upstate New York
Tonight, we remember three New York soldiers killed in Afghanistan. They were part of the 479th Engineering Battalion out of Watertown, New York. The engineers were involved in clearing I.E.D.s ...
Sandy on Signal 11/09/2012 68 78 - -
IGTNT: "She wanted to make a difference in the lives of others"
Tonight, we remember two soldiers and a sailor. One of the soldiers was the first female from the Tampa- St. Petersburg area to die in Afghanistan. She died along with a CIA officer and four Afghan ...
Sandy on Signal 10/18/2012 42 45 - -
IGTNT: He always wanted to do something good for people
Tonight, we remember four soldiers killed in an attack when an Afghan policeman shot them in the Mizan area. The soldiers were on their way to help Afghan police, who were under attack. It isn't ...
Sandy on Signal 09/24/2012 80 121 - 262
TN Majority Leader Gerald McCormick(R) caught stealing signs
Tennessee Majority Leader, Rep. Gerald McCormick (R) was caught stealing Frank Eaton, the Democratic candidate for TN-27th sign's in a public right of way on Saturday. He also cursed out Frank ...
Sandy on Signal 09/23/2012 53 165 5 1480
IGTNT: Selfless, caring and father to baby daughter
Tonight, we remember a father, husband, son and soldier. Spc. Rookey of Oswega, New York is remembered for being a kind, caring and thoughtful man. Since 2001, there have been 2107 American ...
Sandy on Signal 09/09/2012 66 58 - 176
IGTNT: More grief from "Green on Blue" attacks
Tonight, we remember three more soldiers. One was a female soldier, who served 23 years with the military. Two were Fort Carson soldiers, who were killed in Afghanistan by an Afghan trainee. ...
Sandy on Signal 08/30/2012 51 42 - 156
IGTNT: 2 killed by Afghan trainee
Tonight, we remember two more with MarSOC (Marine Corps Special Forces Operation Command), who were killed by their Afghan trainee in a "green on blue" attack. The Afghan police trainee had just ...
Sandy on Signal 08/25/2012 66 69 - 210
IGTNT: The Black Hawk Helicopter Crash
On August 16, 2012 a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter went down in Kandahar near Shah Wali Kot, killing all 11 on board. 7 were Americans including 2 Navy Seals, 4 Soldiers and One EOD Technician Sailor.
Sandy on Signal 08/22/2012 65 62 - 213
IGTNT: "I don't want a Purple Heart, I want my boy home"
Tonight, we have six Marines to remember. They were killed in two separate incidents on Friday, August 10th by Afghan allies. Since the beginning of 2012, there have been 37 NATO troops killed by ...
Sandy on Signal 08/16/2012 70 58 - 222
IGTNT: Seven to Remember
Tonight, we remember two marines and five soldiers, who were killed in Afghanistan. Since 2001, there have been 2069 American troops killed in Afghanistan . Since January 1, 2012 there have been ...
Sandy on Signal 08/03/2012 88 76 - 181
IGTNT: Died doing what he loved
Tonight we remember a highly decorated and respected Special Forces Communications Sergeant from York, PA. Since 2001, there have been 2057 American troops killed in Afghanistan . Since ...
Sandy on Signal 07/25/2012 68 80 1 195
Joe Scarborough: Aurora Shooter probably on the Autism Spectrum- updated
Joe Scarborough offended the autistic and their families today, when he offered up an ignorant and disgusting statement that Colorado shooter, James Holmes, must be on the autism scale. I am a ...
Sandy on Signal 07/23/2012 159 154 1 1344
IGTNT: 3 Who Gave All
Tonight, we remember two soldiers from Joint Base Lewis- McChord and a paratrooper from Fort Bragg. All died in Kandahar Province, Afghanistan. Since 2001, there have been 2038 American troops ...
Sandy on Signal 07/11/2012 78 85 - 202
IGTNT: We Remember Them- Selfless & Loyal
Major Paul Voelke wrote a piece for Veteran's Day 2009 for the Hudson Valley Times Herald- Record: Why I Serve The best part of my service has been, and continues to be, the people I get to interact ...
Sandy on Signal 06/27/2012 50 65 - 180
IGTNT: the "model Soldier"
Tonight, we honor a soldier from Salinas, California. In the last week, there have been 3 soldiers killed in Afghanistan from Joint Base Lewis- McChord Washington. Since 2001, there have been 1991 ...
Sandy on Signal 05/30/2012 50 71 - 143
IGTNT: 5 to Honor and Remember
Tonight, we honor five soldiers killed in Afghanistan. Five young children will never see their dad's again. Two of the soldiers killed were involved in an insurgent attack, which seriously injured ...
Sandy on Signal 05/24/2012 58 83 1 169
IGTNT: The War Goes On
Tonight, we have two Soldiers and a Marine to honor. Since 2001, there have been 1969 American troops killed in Afghanistan . Since January 1, 2012 there have been 105 U.S. troops killed in ...
Sandy on Signal 05/16/2012 51 50 - 135
IGTNT: five more lost in Afghanistan
Tonight, there are five to remember. One was a 2011 graduate from West Point, another a soldier from Charlotte, one a soldier from Alameda, California, a soldier from Arkansas and a Marine, who ...
Sandy on Signal 05/13/2012 67 91 - 225
IGTNT: Remembering a Marine and a Soldier
We have two to remember tonight. Since 2001, there have been 1954 American troops killed in Afghanistan . Since January 1, 2012 there have been 93 U.S. troops killed in Afghanistan. Please take a ...
Sandy on Signal 05/03/2012 62 77 - 190
IGTNT: Seven gone, though poppies grow
One was a marine, who worked in the dangerous field of bomb disposal. Two were soldiers killed when an IED hit their Humvee. Four were soldiers killed in a Black Hawk helicopter crash on a medivac ...
Sandy on Signal 04/27/2012 79 74 - 176
IGTNT: 3rd tour of duty in Afghanistan
Tonight, we remember and honor a soldier from Indiana. He was a husband and a father. Since 2001, there have been 1938 American troops killed in Afghanistan . Since January 1, 2012 there have ...
Sandy on Signal 04/18/2012 86 84 - 209
IGTNT: Just days away from going home
Tonight, we have a sailor, marine and two soldiers to remember. We, also, have a MIA soldier from the Korean War, who has been identified and laid to rest at Arlington. There are still 83,000 ...
Sandy on Signal 04/13/2012 65 79 - 226
IGTNT: They were never able to meet their daddy
Tonight, we honor two soldiers. Both were killed in Afghanistan and leave behind wives and children. Five children in all have lost their fathers. Since 2001, there have been 1918 American ...
Sandy on Signal 03/29/2012 62 67 - 182
IGTNT:"Things are starting to get crazy."
Tonight, we honor three killed in Afghanistan. One was a husband and father of three young children, who died during combat operations. The other two soldiers were Military Policemen, who were ...
Sandy on Signal 02/26/2012 76 82 1 244
Pardon me boy, is that the Chattahootchie Choo-Choo?
Do you all remember this song? Evidently the Gingrich campaign never heard of it. On Tuesday, Gingrich will be in Chattanooga and sent out this invite, Gingrich Fundraising Invitation . It ...
Sandy on Signal 02/24/2012 22 15 - 152
Beneath my dignity to "stoop to their level"
And it is beneath my dignity to shout out a couple of expletives at Kos; therefore, I will take the high road and extend an invitation to Kos and Chris Bowers. Before I offer, here is a little ...
Sandy on Signal 02/16/2012 28 36 - 177
IGTNT: Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori
Tonight, we have two Marines to remember. So far in 2012, there have been 16 Americans killed in Afghanistan. Since 2001, there have ...
Sandy on Signal 01/20/2012 57 59 - 194
IGTNT: 2011's Sailor of the Year
Tonight, we have two to remember. One was a sailor in the highly specialized area of Explosive Ordnance Disposal and the other a soldier and father to two children. Both died in Afghanistan. ...
Sandy on Signal 01/05/2012 87 73 - 195
IGTNT: "take care of Mommy when I'm away".
Tonight, we remember three soldiers and a sailor. The soldiers were killed in Afghanistan on December 27th. Two had only been in Afghanistan three weeks, when their vehicle struck a roadside bomb.
Sandy on Signal 01/02/2012 86 69 - 176
Special Needs Christmas
It is that time of year again, the time of year parents of special needs children just dread: Christmas vacation. Our son normally goes to school all year round, so this two week break will wreak ...
Sandy on Signal 12/20/2011 14 18 1 84
IGTNT: "I've lost everything"
Tonight, we remember a 20 year old soldier from Florida. He was due home soon to be married. What should have been a joyous occasion on planning a wedding, has turned to sorrow, as family and ...
Sandy on Signal 12/19/2011 65 65 - 196
Let Your Voice Be Heard: Lifting the Digital Curtain
Two years ago, I met TheFatLadySings (Lauren) at Netroots Nation in Las Vegas. She was participating in the discussion on Community Building within the Netroots. During the panel, I asked if ...
Sandy on Signal 12/13/2011 13 23 - 86
IGTNT: His heroic action saved others
Tonight, we honor a soldier from Idaho. He was on his third and final tour with the Army when he was killed in an explosion in Afghanistan. His self-less actions saved other lives. Please take a ...
Sandy on Signal 12/08/2011 67 54 - 135
IGTNT:"I'm in a bad place. Pray for me."
Tonight, we remember three soldiers . Two were killed in Afghanistan and the other in Iraq. Even though, our troops are drawing down from Iraq, it remains a dangerous place. The two soldiers ...
Sandy on Signal 11/21/2011 59 77 2 215
IGTNT: Oh Very Young
Oh very young, what will you leave us this time You're only dancing on this earth for a short while Oh very young, what will you leave us this time Tonight, we honor two ...
Sandy on Signal 11/04/2011 80 67 1 202
The River of Death
"Wherever there has been great suffering, people are always seeing strange things. " - Ed Tinney to the Catoosa County News.
Sandy on Signal 10/31/2011 57 58 - 491
IGTNT: 4th Tour of Duty
Tonight, we honor a medic in the Army, who was killed while on his way to help fellow soldiers. So far in 2011, 364 American troops have been ...
Sandy on Signal 10/17/2011 95 84 3 192
IGTNT: "He was a good boy. Just someone you could be proud of"
Tonight, we honor three soldiers who were killed while clearing the roads in Afghanistan. During the sweep, they hit a 200 pound IED. So far in 2011,
Sandy on Signal 10/04/2011 64 69 1 176
IGTNT -"Let the world know, he died for his children' and five other heroic stories
Tonight, we honor six soldiers. Operation Iraqi Freedom ended over a year ago; however, we still have troops in Iraq for humanitarian reasons, not combat, and they still face danger.The new name for ...
Sandy on Signal 10/02/2011 75 82 1 183
IGTNT: We shall not sleep, though poppies grow...
Tonight, we honor a soldier killed in Afghanistan. He served with the Warhorse Brigade of the 101st and was due home next week for his wedding. His small town of Tyrone, NY (pop. 1714) is reeling ...
Sandy on Signal 09/09/2011 82 58 - 170
IGTNT: Back on US Soil
Tonight, we honor a well-loved soldier from Texas. He gave his all. He was only 23 years old. Please take a moment to read about his life. So far in 2011,
Sandy on Signal 08/30/2011 81 82 - 219
IGTNT- The War goes On
Tonight, we have three Soldiers to honor, two from Oklahoma and one from South Dakota. All were in their State's National Guard. Nine soldiers from the Oklahoma National Guard have been killed in ...
Sandy on Signal 08/19/2011 70 62 - 179
IGTNT: Six to remember
Tonight, we have six to remember. Three were soldiers with the Oklahoma National Guard and three were Marines. All were killed in Afghanistan. Both leave behind heartbroken families and friends. ...
Sandy on Signal 08/05/2011 84 73 - 231
IGTNT: 3 Pennsylvania National Guardsmen
Tonight, we honor three soldiers from Pennsylvania's National Guard killed in Afghanistan. The Pennsylvania National Guard has lost 39 soldiers in our two wars. So far in 2011,
Sandy on Signal 07/25/2011 62 61 - 194
IGTNT: "I hope that this country appreciates my son's sacrifice."
Tonight, we honor a Marine from California. He was a husband and father to an 18 month old son. Family and friends are heartbroken. Please take a moment to read about him and honor his service. ...
Sandy on Signal 06/25/2011 90 101 - 276
IGTNT: They gave their all
Tonight, we have two to remember. Both were killed in Afghanistan. Both leave behind heartbroken families and friends. Please take a moment to read about their lives and dedication. So far in ...
Sandy on Signal 06/08/2011 108 93 - 247
IGTNT: Wanted to make a better life
Tonight, we have two to remember. Since 2001, there have been 1598 American troops killed in Afghanistan . ...
Sandy on Signal 06/01/2011 83 75 - 273
IGTNT: a mother cried "Our young people are dying- and for what?"
Tonight, we have three soldiers to remember. All three were fathers to small children. So far in 2011, 127 have been killed in Afghanistan. Since 2001, there have ...
Sandy on Signal 05/19/2011 138 124 2 367
IGTNT: Remembering the Shooting Victims at the Kabul Airport, Part 1
Sandy on Signal 05/01/2011 74 64 - 237
IGTNT: 6 to remember.
Tonight, we honor five Soldiers and one Sailor. Four soldiers were out of Fort Drum and one from the 101st Airborne. All soldiers were killed in Operation Enduring Freedom (Afghanistan). The ...
Sandy on Signal 04/23/2011 86 99 1 308
IGTNT: Sorrow in the Blue Grass State
Tonight, we honor a Soldier from Kentucky. Friends gathered yesterday to remember him and many said he was best known for making them smile. What a gift this young man had to bring joy into so ...
Sandy on Signal 04/17/2011 98 89 - 245
Moccasin Bend National Archaeological Park - Saving the Cracker Line photo diary
Sunday was an unseasonably warm day and after a long, dreary winter, it felt good to go and take a walk in the woods. The new National Archaeological Moccasin Bend Park offered a hike with ...
Sandy on Signal 02/28/2011 17 26 - 115
Nothing pretty or nice about it.
Coal companies are busy courting Congress, again. Two important amendments are coming up for a vote, please call your Representative and tell them to oppose Amendments 109 and 216. The phone ...
Sandy on Signal 02/16/2011 6 11 - 66
IGTNT: "You could cut my heart out and it wouldn't go any deeper"
Tonight, we honor two more killed in Afghanistan: a Soldier and a Marine. The title comes from the words of a grandmother, who expressed her shock and sorrow, when two Soldiers showed up at her ...
Sandy on Signal 02/11/2011 108 96 3 180
IGTNT: "He wanted to give his son something he could be proud of"
Tonight, we honor five soldiers who lost their lives in our two wars. Three of the five were fathers, one never had the chance to meet his newborn daughter. Since 2001, there have ...
Sandy on Signal 01/22/2011 168 94 - 542
IGTNT: First Female Dog Handler KIA in Afghanistan
Tonight, we honor a vibrant, young soldier. Sgt. Creamer and her dog, Jofa, were clearing a route and building when a bomb exploded. Sgt. Zainah Creamer was killed in the blast, Jofa, survived. ...
Sandy on Signal 01/19/2011 111 125 - 165
IGTNT: We honor a Soldier from Washington
Tonight, we have one soldier from the Yakima Valley, Washington and Idaho to honor. Since 2001, there have been 1446 American troops killed ...
Sandy on Signal 01/12/2011 122 116 - 140
My Resolution Condemning Rep. Black TN-06 Passed by TNDP
Last week, Rep. Diane Black (R) , newly elected Congresswoman to Tennessee's 6th District, appeared on C-Span stating children with pre-existing conditions and chronic illnesses should not have to ...
Sandy on Signal 01/11/2011 65 49 - 93
IGTNT: Three Brave, Strong, and Unforgettable Men
Tonight, we honor three Americans killed in Afghanistan. Two were Marines and one was a soldier from the 101st Airborne. Two of the men leave behind children, one never met his infant son. ...
Sandy on Signal 01/07/2011 94 108 - 321
Happy New Year Tennessee Style
I'd like to wish all of my fellow Kossacks a Happy New Year. Last night, we celebrated another year gone by with a Tennessee dinner and libations. We will share some of it with you, so all of us ...
Sandy on Signal 01/01/2011 16 10 1 89
IGTNT: We Remember Them Part 2
IGTNT: We Remember Them, Part 2 Tonight, we light a candle of memory against the darkness of grief and loss. We remember. This retrospective, the second of two, is a compilation of 2010'...
Sandy on Signal 12/31/2010 80 90 - 171
IGTNT: "I opened the door and knew what they wanted."  
Tonight, we honor a soldier from west Tennessee, killed during combat operations in Iraq. He was the star football player and voted Most Valuable Player for Humboldt High School in 2005. He was ...
Sandy on Signal 12/13/2010 235 159 - 219
IGTNT:  Semper Fi, Lance Cpl.  Luke Scott
Tonight, we honor a young Marine from Ohio. He was just one month away from coming home when he was killed in the Helmand Province. Since 2001, there have ...
Sandy on Signal 12/08/2010 138 91 1 262
IGTNT: Two Soldiers from the 101st Airborne to remember
Tonight we honor two Soldiers killed in Afghanistan. Both graduated college then joined the Army and proudly served our country. Since 2001, there have ...
Sandy on Signal 11/27/2010 123 105 - 155
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