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By Karla Pomeroy

Karla's Kolumn

That’s what it’s all about


May 28, 2016

Memorial Day is Monday, May 30. It’s not about barbecues, three-day weekends, rodeos or sales.

It’s about our servicemen and women who have served our country and who paid the ultimate sacrifice in fighting for our freedoms.

It’s about the Pat Tillman’s of the world. Tillman, an all-pro player for the Arizona Cardinals enlisted after 9/11 giving up NFL money to serve his country. He was killed in Afghanistan in 2004, unfortunately by friendly fire, but while serving his country, fighting for his country.

It’s about the young men during World War II with such a strong desire to ser...

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