The Blue Ghost

 Posted by at 12:28 am  Nick's Blog
May 272020
 

After a lifetime of dedicated service to her country, one of America’s greatest warships is now a floating museum, dedicated to informing the public of her proud heritage and the history of Naval aviation. The Essex-class aircraft carrier USS Lexington (CV-16), known as The Blue Ghost, was the fifth ship named in honor of the […]

Bear Bryant Museum

 Posted by at 12:15 am  Nick's Blog
Jun 242019
 

If you are a football fan, especially college football, no trip to Alabama should be complete without a stop at the Paul W. Bryant Museum on the campus of the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa. Known simply as Bear to his legions of fans and former players, Bryant was almost a mythical figure to those […]

Mar 112018
 

Anybody with an interest in history and tradition owes it to themselves to make a trip to Annapolis, Maryland to tour the United States Naval Academy, where our country’s finest Naval officers have been trained for almost 170 years. Established as the Naval School in 1845 with a class of 50 midshipmen and seven professors, the […]