GCPS schools to compete in Odyssey of the Mind
NEW ORLEANS - They were a swashbuckling lot - parachuting behind enemy lines, charging onto sandy beaches as bullets whizzed by, liberating countries from a totalitarian grip.
HOLCOMBE, Wis. - Mitch Bocik waddles to the putting green, his legs bent and unsteady, his putter doubling as a cane. For balance, his left hand grips the right shoulder of D.J. Engel, his half brother and almost constant companion.
WASHINGTON - Thousands of private counselors are offering free services to troops returning from war in Iraq and Afghanistan with mental health problems - jumping in to help a military that doesn't have enough therapists.
LAWRENCEVILLE - When Rex Millsaps was stationed in Okinawa as a young man, his wife and son moved in with his in-laws.