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Military Times Announces the 36 Best for Vets: Career & Technical Colleges

Military Times Announces the 36 Best for Vets: Career & Technical Colleges
Selection focuses on financial discounts and corporate policies related to vets


SPRINGFIELD, VA – Military Times today announced its Best for Vets: Career & Technical Colleges 2015 rankings.

The organization comprising Army Times, Navy Times, Air Force Times and Marine Corps Times focused on benefits coverage, support services and widely available statistical measures when conducting and scoring the Best for Vets: Career & Technical Colleges survey, a highly respected, nearly 110-question analysis of a college’s efforts to provide veterans an environment for success.

As with all Best for Vets rankings, Best for Vets: Career & Technical Colleges is an editorially independent news project that evaluates the many factors that make an organization a good fit for military veterans and families.

A moving wall: Traveling Vietnam wall in Dublin through Sunday

A moving wall: Traveling Vietnam wall in Dublin through Sunday

The names are all different, but their mission was the same.

Oldest living American born in Montrose

Oldest living American born in Montrose

DETROIT (Detroit Free Press)-- Her life spans parts of three centuries.

And Friday, Jeralean Talley will hit a milestone only a handful in the world ever have experienced: She turns 115.

The Inkster, Mich., woman, who bowled until she was 104, went fishing last year, and still gets around on her own with the help of a walker, had some memorable birthday gifts in recent years, including checks for $113 — a dollar for every year she lived at that point — and jewelry from a couple of her doctors.

Top 5 Reasons to Visit Dublin This Weekend

Top 5 Reasons to Visit Dublin This Weekend

Get your weekend going with a visit to Dublin!

1.       Go happy as Grammy-award winning musician Jason Crabb brings his Love is Stronger tour to Dublin High School on Thursday, April 24 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $20, and can be purchased by visiting jasoncrabb.com or calling 855-223-1008.

2.Go fish as the Lions Club hosts its annual Oconee River Catfish Tournament as part of Georgia Go Fish program Friday, April 25th beginning at 6 p.m. and Saturday, April 26th at the East Dublin Boat Ramp. Registration is $50 per angler in advance or $7 at the door. For full registration information, please visit http://summerredneckgames.com/images/catfishing.pdf or call Larry Drew at 478-272-6909.

Herschel Walker kicks off talent auditions in Dublin

Herschel Walker kicks off talent auditions in Dublin

Former NFL star, Heisman Trophy winner and University of Georgia standout Herschel Walker kicked off his raw talent search in Dublin Saturday. Walker had the idea of showcasing videos of people from small towns and combining it with ecommerce. That means consumers can watch a video online and buy a product at the same time. In turn, the performer can make money.

"Bay-Bay" all the way to the Super Bowl

"Bay-Bay" all the way to the Super Bowl

 

Peyton Manning's favorite target during his huge performance in Sunday's AFC Championship game is from central Georgia.

Herschel Walker hosting contest Saturday in Dublin

Herschel Walker hosting contest Saturday in Dublin

Herschel Walker is hosting a talent contest at 3 p.m. Saturday at Theater Dublin, 314 Academy Ave.

The contest, called Herschel's Raw Talent, is open to the public and anyone with "talent," according to a news release from organizers.

Auditions should be two and a half minutes of "raw talent."

First place winner gets $1,000; second place, $500; and third, $250.