This year's speaker was David Foster, First Sergeant, United States Marine Corps (Ret.). Foster enlisted in July 1980 and served multiple tours of duty including Operation Iraqi Freedom 2003; Operation New Horizon/Nicaragua 1999; and Operation Desert Storm 1990-1991.
If you're traveling for Memorial Day, you'll have a lot of company on the roads and in the air. AAA is estimating more than 1.34 million Ohioans plan to travel this weekend, a 0.6 percent increase from last year. The figure is 36.1 million across the country, a 1.5 percent increase and the highest number since the recession. Cheryl Parker with AAA in Cincinnati chalks it up to cabin fever.