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    Remember Veterans Day

    Many thanks to all our servicemen and -women for their and their families’ many sacrifices from the Courier

    “Women and the Great War: Posters from the Collection of Pamela Tronsor”

    “Women and the Great War: Posters from the Collection of Pamela Tronsor” on display at Elizabethtown College

    American posters depicting women as icons of and workers for the war effort available for viewing through Dec. 1

    Elizabethtown College is hosting “Women and the Great War: Posters from the Collection of Pamela Tronsor” in Hess Gallery […]

    SUICIDE PREVENTION: Nov. 11 is Veteran’s Day

    Nov. 11 is Veteran’s Day

    The rate of suicide is a problem for all in the U.S. and is significantly higher among veterans. According to the V.A. National Suicide Data Report | U.S. Department of Veteran’s Affairs, there were more than 6,000 Veteran suicides each year from 2008 to 2016. In 2016, the suicide rate […]

    Kutztown University to honor veterans, service members for “National Veterans Awareness Week” Nov. 5 through 9

    Kutztown University to honor veterans, service members for “National Veterans Awareness Week” Nov. 5 through 9

    KUTZTOWN – Kutztown University is set to host events on campus from Nov. 5 through 9, for its annual support of “National Veterans Awareness Week,” hosted by KU’s Office of Veterans Services.

    Events are free and open to the […]

    Robeson Elementary Center offers its 23rd annual Veterans Day program Friday, Nov. 9, at 9 a.m.

    Robeson Elementary Center offers its 23rd annual Veterans Day program Friday, Nov. 9, at 9 a.m.

    The students and staff of Robeson Elementary Center would like to extend our many thanks to the men and women who have given of their lives to protect and defend our country. Again this year, Robeson Elementary students will […]

    Lt. Col. Shawn Shutts of Macungie to take command of Syracuse-based New York National Guard Battalion on Oct. 20

    U.S. Army Lt. Col. Shawn J. Shutts, deputy commander of the 369th Sustainment Brigade (SB), and Maj. Navin Kalicharan, operations officer of the 369th SB, New York Army National Guard, are presented the Shield of Saint Christopher by Col. Stephen Bousquet, commander of the 369th SB, during a ceremony at Camp Smith, N.Y., June […]

    Samuel Turner named to The Citadel’s spring 2018 dean’s list

    Louis Brems – The Citadel

    Samuel Turner named to The Citadel’s spring 2018 dean’s list

    Samuel Turner of Wyomissing was named to The Citadel’s dean’s list for his academic achievements during the 2018 spring semester.

    The dean’s list is a recognition given to cadets and students who are registered for 12 or more semester […]

    Governor Mifflin and Exeter students to unveil local Military History exhibit on Memorial Day

    Governor Mifflin and Exeter students to unveil local Military History exhibit on Memorial Day

    Who: Governor Mifflin High School students, Exeter High School students, and the Berks Military History Museum

    What: Students from Governor Mifflin and Exeter will help honor local military heroes by unveiling a new exhibit at […]

    Samuel Turner graduates from The Citadel

    The South Carolina Corps of Cadets Graduation at The Citadel in Charleston, S.C., on Saturday, May 7, 2016. Zach Bland/The Citadel

    Samuel Turner graduates from The Citadel

    Samuel Turner of Wyomissing graduated from The Citadel during the South Carolina Corps of Cadets commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 5. Turner received a Bachelor of Arts […]

    The Citadel commissions newest Army officer Samuel Turner

    More than 100 Citadel cadets will become officers in the Army in 2018.

    The Citadel commissions newest Army officer Samuel Turner

    Cadets joining the Army upon graduation at The Citadel took their commissioning oath Friday, May 4, in McAlister Field House. The cadets were officially sworn in as officers during the South Carolina Corps […]