Salute a Soldier

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Dave & Veronica’s Soldier Salute: Terry Burnison

Christina wanted to salute her late uncle, USMC Lance Corporal Terry Burnison. While he spoke very little of his time spent in Vietnam, there was one thing he loved to share… his passion for motorcycles! […]

3 hours ago

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Dave & Veronica’s Soldier Salute: Ray Powell

Jim Powell, who works IT Support at ABC Action News, wanted to salute his father, Ray Powell. Ray served in the US Army during WWII. After the military, Ray Powell became a mechanic and worked […]

07/18/2014

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Dave & Veronica’s Soldier Salute: Edward Whidden

Cindy Clayton’s family includes several members who are military and first responders. Their inspiration and influence come from Cindy’s father, Edward Whidden. Edward, who was laid to rest at Florida National Cemetery in Bushnell just […]

07/17/2014

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Dave & Veronica’s Soldier Salute: Joe Baliunas

This morning’s Soldier Salute was an extra special one. Dave had an opportunity to speak with Joe Baliunas, a 91 year-old Marine veteran who served in World War II. Joe was accompanied by his daughter, […]

07/03/2014

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Dave & Veronica’s Soldier Salute: Kevin Meunier

Shannon Meunier is one proud and happy mom! Her son, Kevin, is coming home soon… for 8 weeks! Kevin Meunier, our Soldier Salute, serves in the US Army and will be stationed overseas after his […]

07/02/2014

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Dave & Veronica’s Soldier Salute: Fred Sargeant

Today’s Soldier Salute goes to Fred Sargeant. His daughter, Chloe, describes her father as a “fly boy” who entered into the Air Force at age 17. Fred served in WW2 and the Korean conflict. He […]

07/01/2014

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Dave & Veronica’s Soldier Salute: Kenneth Dittebrand

This morning’s salute goes to Kenneth Ditterbrand. Kenneth not only serves in the US Army, but he is also a recruiter! Click below to listen to him talk about his service… and the benefits of […]

06/30/2014

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Dave & Veronica’s Soldier Salute: John Harrison

This is actually a double salute to John Harrison. Tina wanted to give a Soldier Salute to her father, John Harrison Sr, and brother John Harrison Jr. John Jr passed away last year, just 17 […]

06/27/2014

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Dave & Veronica’s Soldier Salute: Alex & Sam

Lisa called in this morning to salute not one, but both of her sons!! Lisa’s older son, Alex, just began his second enlistment and is stationed in South Carolina. Her younger son, Sam, just left […]

06/24/2014

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Dave & Veronica’s Soldier Salute: Ryan Roundtree

We had a special Soldier Salute this morning! This one came from Tampa Bay’s 10 News anchor, Reginald Roundtree. His son, Ryan, just graduated boot camp at Parris Island. He’s officially a Marine! Ryan, who […]

06/23/2014

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