Linda Wieck's Camo Quilt Project started in April 2006 when she made her son-in-law a quilt before he left for Iraq. To date, the volunteer project has sent 2,175 quilts to servicemembers headed overseas.
House Armed Services Committee Chairman sent a letter to Defense Secretary Robert Gates and Attorney General Eric Holder, requesting a briefing on the decision to use federal criminal courts to prosecute Guantanamo detainees.
A year ago, Citadel and Virginia Military Institute partnered with The American Legion to raise more than $6,000 for The American Legion Legacy Scholarship fund. The three will partner again this weekend.