military http://wvxu.org en Veteran Benefits Explored and Explained http://wvxu.org/post/veteran-benefits-explored-and-explained <p> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 10:30:05 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 25273 at http://wvxu.org Veteran Benefits Explored and Explained USO Still Supporting the Troops http://wvxu.org/post/uso-still-supporting-troops <p></p><p></p> Thu, 17 Oct 2013 10:30:00 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 18413 at http://wvxu.org USO Still Supporting the Troops Washington Park celebration marks Army's 238 years http://wvxu.org/post/washington-park-celebration-marks-armys-238-years <p>Staff Sgt. Billy Cook, a veteran of Afghanistan and Iraq, brought his family to the Army birthday and welcome home ceremony in Washington Park Friday. Tara Cook calls her husband’s 15 months in Iraq “a really long tour,” and worse for her than his more recent year in Afghanistan.&nbsp; Cook’s wife and three children are happy he's serving stateside as a recruiter now.</p><p>Retired Major Sario Caravalho spoke of his three tours in Vietnam and the special men with whom he served during a salute to Vietnam era veterans.</p> Fri, 14 Jun 2013 19:07:24 +0000 Holly Yurchison 13828 at http://wvxu.org Washington Park celebration marks Army's 238 years "Enemy of Mine" http://wvxu.org/post/enemy-mine <p>When author <a href="http://bradtaylorbooks.com/"><strong>Brad Taylor</strong></a> writes his Pike Logan books, he knows what he’s writing about. Taylor is a twenty-one-year veteran of the US Army Infantry and Special Forces, including eight years with 1st Special Forces Operational Detachment-Delta, and Pike Logan is a retired Delta Force officer, now working for a clandestine protection team called Taskforce. <strong>Brad Taylor</strong> joins Mark Perzel to talk about the newest Pike Logan story, <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Enemy-Mine-Pike-Logan-Thriller/dp/0525953108/ref=sr_1_3?tag=wvxu0rg-20&amp;s=books&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1358266754&amp;sr=1-3&amp;keywords=brad+taylor+books"><strong>Enemy of Mine</strong></a>, in advance of his appearance Saturday night, January 19, at <a href="http://www.josephbeth.com/"><strong>Joseph Beth Booksellers in Cincinnati.</strong></a></p><p> Fri, 18 Jan 2013 05:30:20 +0000 Mark Perzel 8103 at http://wvxu.org "Enemy of Mine"