The 2nd Ranger Infantry Company was organized on October 9, 1950, carrying on the legacy of Company A, 2nd Ranger Battalion. The 2nd Ranger Company aboard a San Francisco ferry, en route to Korea (U.S. Army)The Ranger trained 60 hours a week and ran five miles everyday. 1st Class Isaac E. Baker of the 2nd Ranger Company (U.S. Army)On December 30, 1950, the 2nd Ranger Company arrived in Korea. During its ten months of existence, the 2nd Ranger Company earned four campaign streamers in Korea. Today, their legacy is carried on by A Company, 2nd Ranger Battalion, 75h Ranger Regiment.
Long before Ronald “Ron” Rivera would play in and win a Super Bowl or become NFL Coach of the Year, he was an Army brat. Born on the now-closed Fort Ord Army Base in California, it became home for the Rivera family. “We were very close because of the life we led but I think it also allowed us to make friends easily,” Rivera said. That’s why I give back.”Photos courtesy of coach Ron RiveraIn 2020 he became the head coach for the Washington Commanders. And we talk about the impact it’s made on all of our lives.”Photo courtesy of coach Ron RiveraRivera’s advice to the military community was simple.1 month ago We Are The Mighty
In this guide, we will learn a bit more about football betting. After that, we will share Dan Childs’ predictions for the English Football League and betting advice. Online football bettingIn the latest days, there has been a rise in the number of people using online sportsbooks. Some of the most popular online sportsbooks include the popular football betting site Lottoland. You will have an account for online betting, and you will be able to withdraw money via a virtual payment method.1 month ago We Are Brighton
Kaoru Mitoma and his Japan teammates pulled off their second big shock of the World Cup, beating Spain 2-1 to finish top of Qatar 2022’s group of death. The question now is how far can Mitoma and Japan go at this World Cup? Gary Neville even went so far as to call them the best team at the World Cup. Debates raged over perception, angles and lighting, but Japan did not care; they had the lead and Mitoma had his first direct assist of the World Cup. It was a World Cup to forget for Leandro Trossard and co as they made an early exit despite being the second best team on the planet according to the FIFA World Rankings.1 day ago We Are Brighton
Vaccines are our best line of defence against both viruses and will help keep people out of hospital this winter. “This year we want people to think about COVID-19 and flu as equally important – and both vaccines will provide a ‘boost’ this winter. COVID-19 vaccine protection decreases over time and topping-up immunity will help to provide better protection against new variants. The NHS Winter Vaccines chatbot will return, helping to guide those who are searching online for the right information. Around 33 million people are eligible for the flu vaccine and 26 million people are eligible for the COVID-19 booster.1 month ago We Are South Devon
Celtic played the second and final game of their Australian tour on Sunday as they took on Everton at Sydney’s Accor Stadium. *note penalty shootout has not been taken into account in ratingsJoe Hart – 6/10The Englishman had next to nothing to do in the Celtic goal. Anthony Ralston – 8/10Anthony Ralston was a standout for Celtic in the game. David Turnbull – 7/10David Turnbull got around a fair bit in midfield, helping in the press as well as going back. Competitive action, though, is not back for 27 days for Celtic although from today’s match, several positives can be taken.13 days ago Celts Are Here
A Holiday Market will be held on Dec. 2 and 3 at the Noah Webster House & West Hartford Historical Society, giving holiday shoppers an opportunity to support small local businesses. The West Hartford Gift Shop will be the anchor vendor for the Holiday Market, which will also showcase the products of 20 local vendors and support those small businesses. Showcasing their products gives those businesses exposure to the community, and a portion of their proceeds are also donated to support the Noah Webster House & West Hartford Historical Society. The Noah Webster House is thankful for the support of the Mangs family, which is sponsoring this year’s event. Click here to subscribe to We-Ha’s newsletter so you’ll always be in the know about what’s happening in West Hartford!3 days ago We-Ha
West Hartford Mayor Shari Cantor has announced that Deb Polun will be nominated to fill a vacancy on the Town Council. By Ronni NewtonWest Hartford Mayor Shari Cantor said she and her Democratic colleagues will be nominating Deb Polun to fill a vacant seat on the West Hartford Town Council created by the resignation of Adrienne Billings-Smith earlier this month. Billings-Smith has accepted a paid position as the town’s equity coordinator, reporting to Executive Director of Equity Advancement Roszena Haskins, which was the reason for her resignation from the Town Council. When Polun is formally appointed to the Town Council seat, that will create a domino effect of leaving a vacancy on the Board of Education. Click here to subscribe to We-Ha’s newsletter so you’ll always be in the know about what’s happening in West Hartford!1 month ago We-Ha