With the nation on high alert this Fourth of July in the face of threats of attacks on public gatherings urged on by the militants of ISIS, I enjoyed reading this reprise of my story of the time when young men could fight with rockets for the pure joy of it, free of any ideological nonsense.
A full schedule of events is planned for the 2015 Relay for Life of Becker® event set for Fri., July 10 at the Becker Community Center. The event will open at 5 p.m. with survivor registration, a silent auction and a mystery box raffle inside the hospitality tent at the site.
Becker’s Michael Veldman and Dawson Brown didn’t get much room to shine last weekend as the South beat the North, 21-10 in the 2015 High School All-Star game at Husky Stadium in St. Cloud Saturday afternoon.