Blog Posts in "Military Holidays & Appreciati"

At Taos Ski Valley , active duty, veterans, retired military, and their Familiescan ski for just $30/day plus Freerentals, and great military and veteran discounts on group lessons during their Not Forgotten Outreach Week, Jan. 17-22, 2017! Taos Ski Valley would like to thank the men and women of the Armed Services. The 4th Annual Not Forgotten Outreach Week will be held from January 17th - 22nd, 2017. We would like to invite active duty military, Gold Star families, veterans and any family member with a military ID to come ski for $30/day. Free rentals and discounted group ski and snowboard ... read more

National Guard Birth Date History via Official National Guard Website We recognize December 13th as the birthday of the National Guard. On this date in 1636, the first militia regiments in North America were organized in Massachusetts. Based upon an order of the Massachusetts Bay Colony's General Court, the colony's militia was organized into three permanent regiments to better defend the colony. Today, the descendants of these first regiments - the 181st Infantry , the 182nd Infantry , the 101st Field Artillery , and the 101st Engineer Battalion of the Massachusetts Army National Guard – sha... read more

images courtesy of http://pearlharbor75thanniversary.com The attack on Pearl Harbor was a surprise military strike conducted by the Imperial Japanese Navy against the United States naval base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, on the morning of December 7, 1941 (December 8 in Japan). The attack led to the United States' entry into World War II. The attack lasted 110 minutes, from 7:55 a.m. until 9:45 a.m. A total of 2,335 U.S. servicemen were killed and 1,143 were wounded. Sixty-eight civilians were also killed and 35 were wounded. To all the brave soldiers that were a part of Peal Harbor WE WILL NEVER... read more

Will it Be # GoArmy ! # BeatNavy ! or #GoNavy! #BeatArmy Whoever you are rooting for, it is sure to be a great game!For more than a century, they've been at it. The Black Knights against the Midshipmen. Army vs. Navy - the greatest rivalry in sports. This rivalry dates all the way back to 1890....that is amazing! Learn all the about The Army-Navy Games Through The Years . The three-time National Champions from West Point. Learn more about the players and coaches. The Midshipmen enter thegame riding a 14-year winning streak. Check out their roster and player information. Roster • Coaches • Sch... read more

GET READY TO HIT THE POWDER AT BIG SKY RESORT~ DECEMBER 9-11, 2016 IS MILITARY APPRECIATION WEEKEND AND IT IS GOING TO BE EPIC! Big Sky Resort Military Appreciation Weekend is Friday Dec. 9 – Dec. 11, 2016! Big Sky Resort isgrateful for our military men and women and pleased to recognize them for their service. Big Sky Resort is offering lodging specials beginning on Friday, December 9th. The Discounted lift tickets are for Saturday and Sunday . Lift ticket discounts are offered Saturday and Sunday . Active and retired military men and women receive FREE lift tickets with a valid military ID ... read more