Today is a chance to thank those women and men who have stepped up to serve. Granted, we should be thanking them everyday, but this is the national day when all of America takes the time to show gratitude.
These retirees are young. The average age of someone who retires from the military is 45, and it turns out Texas is one of the best places in America to put down new roots. If you see military retirees at Memorial Day events this weekend, think they'll agree that they're in a good place?
There's already a memorial in this Texas town dedicated to the man that the movie, American Sniper, was based on. And now Texas lawmakers are considering a bill that would name part of a highway after Chris Kyle.