U.S. heroine maintains her faith despite losing legs

Tom Philpott: Military Update “You are a hero,’’ says a man, standing on a curb outside Walter Reed Army Medical Center, as Army National Guard Major Ladda “Tammy” Duckworth walks slowly by, on artificial legs, a cane in each hand. “I’m just trying to survive, man,’’ she laughs. “You’re a hero, a survivor, you’re … […]

June 1 Floyd News

By Jennifer Essary Transitions Birthdays: Tammy Lee. Anniversaries: Nelson and Rose Rector (53 years); Colin and Tammy Chandler (11 years); Fred and Laveta Patterson (39 years). Upcoming events • Lions club will meet Wednesday at 7 p.m. in the Community Building. • Seniors will meet Thursday for games and fellowship. Potluck is at 6 p.m. […]

June 2 Floyd News

By Jennifer Essary Transitions Birthdays this week: Tammy Lee. Anniversaries: Colin and Tammy Chandler (10 years); Fred and Laveta Patterson (38 years); Troy and Jill Thompson Upcoming Events • Lion’s Club meets tonight at 6pm at the Community Building • There will be a Fire Meeting Thursday at 7 p.m. at the Fire Dept. • […]