The 20 year old Marine corporal had volunteered to stay an extra week in Vietnam when he was killed in Da Nang, Quang Nam Province, on July 11, 1967, after a lightning bolt ignited grenades and anti personnel mines stored in his bunker. The Murrell Dobbins Vocational High School graduate had been on more than 30 long range patrols as a rifleman and reconnaissance scout with the 1st Forward Reconnaissance Company of the 1st Marine Division. He was survived by his mother, to whom he wrote, “The only person Marines look up to is God.”.
CALM, COOL PATTERN REST OF WEEK: Today will be sunny and cool with a high in the lower 60s, and we have the risk of another late season freeze early Thursday with lows in the upper 20s and low 30s for most places across North/Central Alabama. The wind will be near calm, and widespread frost is likely as well. Here in Alabama, breezy westerly winds are bringing in cooler and drier air.
One of the most exciting recent developments is DVR (Digital Video Recording) service, available from Dish Network. DVR service is a tape free recording system, allowing you to record your favorite shows right from your cable box onto an internal hard drive without using VCR tapes or blank DVDs. Dish Network DVR service also lets you instantly replay, rewind and play back, or pause live television broadcasts for up to 30 minutes.
Several cultivars are available that have desirable characteristics. ‘Autumn Gold’ is said to exhibit the most striking fall color, but ‘Presidential Gold’ and ‘Golden Globe’ are also favorites. ‘Chase Manhattan’ is a dwarf, small leafed cultivar that can reach 6 x 6 feet in 10 years.
South Chicago Heights Police Chief Bill Joyce says officers responded to the domestic violence incident Wednesday morning. The Cook County medical examiner’s office says the 16 year old boy was pronounced dead at his home. Joyce says the victim’s 14 year old brother was taken into custody Wednesday afternoon.
“I’ve been to 4 H camp, and it’s amazing,” Katie says. “I want other kids to go and have that kind of fun. I thought this video would be a fun experience and it was! and also a great way to encourage other kids across the state to go to camp.”. Most digital cameras today boast of greater resolution and picture quality. What does that mean to the amateur or occasional photographer? You hear of cameras with 3 megapixals up to 6 or 7 megapixals. What is that? The book that comes with the camera explains all the buttons, bells and whistles, but does not explain megapixels.