RIAC’s September Gun Auction Recap

Thanks in part to the fantastic NINE collections featured in the Rock Island Auction Company’s gun auction sale that took place September 8-10, collectors of every discipline had their pick of high condition firearms and those with a historical significance. … More »

Texas native awarded the Navy Cross

Story by Sgt. Courtney White Marine Corps Recruiting Command    Irving, TX – Retired Staff Sgt. Eric M. Smith received an awards upgrade of his Silver Star to the Navy Cross in a ceremony in Irving, Texas, Sept. 14. Smith’s Silver Star, … More »

USS Constitution reopens for tours

he USS Constitution has reopened for public tours. Tours began after the ship had been closed for more than two years of restoration. The ship resumed its regular Tuesday through Sunday tour schedule. The wooden ship is docked at the Charlestown Navy Yard in Boston. It … More »