Soldier Salute

Soldier Salute: SFC Chris Allen

SFC Chris Allen discusses his role as the Suicide Prevention Program Manager for the South Carolina Army National Guard. We learn about the warning signs, resources available and how we can help in the battle against veteran suicide.

Soldier Salute: SFC Frankie Neeley

  This week we get to know SFC Frankie Neeley of the South Carolina Army National Guard 132nd MP Company. Frankie compares military and civilian law enforcement, talks about serving the town of Pine Ridge, and his experiences with the Global War on Terrorism’s Guantanamo Bay prisoners. Frankie talks about his family’s support of his service to his country, state…

Soldier Salute: Major Brad Hamrick and his wife Ann-Marie

This week we get to know Major Brad Hamrick and his wife Ann-Marie. We'll learn about their joint love of fitness, struggles a military couple face and the impact a good dog can make on a family.

This week we get to know Major Brad Hamrick and his wife Ann-Marie. We’ll learn about their joint love of fitness, struggles a military couple face and the impact a good dog can make on a family.

Soldier Salute: The Adjutant General, Major General Bob Livingston and his wife Barbara

Meet the Adjutant General of the South Carolina National Guard, Major General Bob Livingston and his wife Barbara! We will talk about the challenges military families face, programs that can help soldiers and their families and the love MG Livingston and Barbara have for each other, the National

Meet the Adjutant General of the South Carolina National Guard, Major General Bob Livingston and his wife Barbara! We will talk about the challenges military families face, programs that can help soldiers and their families and the love MG Livingston and Barbara have for each other, the National

Soldier Salute: Captain Lyle Rivers

CPT Lyle Rivers with the South Carolina Army National Guard 678th Air Defense Artillery

Join us as we get to know Captain Lyle Rivers. We’ll talk about his path to the military, deployment experiences, and his life as a husband and father. CPT Rivers will discuss his experiences with dealing with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and valuable life lessons he’s learned.

Soldier Salute: Master Sergeant Steven David, South Carolina Air National Guard

Master Sergeant Steven David, South Carolina Air National Guard

1/1MSG David Show Caption Hide Caption   Master Sergeant Steven Davis is the Superintendent of Recruiting and Retention with the South Carolina Air National Guard. MSG David speaks about overcoming difficulties as a child and focusing his energies on working out and developing his singing ability. MSG David has performed our National Anthem at many sporting events at state, national…

Soldier Salute: SSG LeVar Curry

Staff Sergeant LeVar Curry talks about community involvement, his tradition of service and the importance of fitness

1/1SSG Curry Show Caption Hide Caption Staff Sergeant LeVar Curry is a recruiter with the South Carolina Army National Guard. He has a strong sense of community service and works with local youth to ensure that homeless children and their families have food and clothing. He is a strong believer in women’s empowerment and works with his schools to provide…

Soldier Salute: Sgt. Derrick Bastain

Retired Amry Sgt. Derrick Bastain talks with Tyler Ryan about service to country

  Retired Sgt. Derrick BastainĀ  talks to Soldier Salute host Tyler Ryan about service to his country, family, and what it means to him to wear the Uniform. The Soldier Salute, along with Tyler Ryan and Marty Hall won the South Carolina Broadcasters Association Public Service Large Market Radio award in 2017. The Soldier Salute is now hosted by Retired…