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Veteran of the Month: Larry Ervin

Veteran of the Month: Larry Ervin

By Milan Eagle Media Larry Ervin was 19 years old in 1959 and fresh out of high school working as a produce manager for Jewel Foods in Detroit, when one day he decided to join the Army. He served his basic training at Ft. Leonard Wood in Missouri. During basic training, a paratrooper visited and told […]

Veteran of the Month: Douglas ‘Dutch’ Nie II

Veteran of the Month: Douglas ‘Dutch’ Nie II

By Milan Eagle Media Douglas “Dutch” Nie II grew up above the family funeral home on Carpenter Road and graduated from Huron High School, Ann Arbor in 1982. Following graduation with a desire to become a police officer he enlisted in the United States Air Force and following basic training he graduated from the Security […]

Veterans of the Month: Pat and Renee Humes

Veterans of the Month: Pat and Renee Humes

By Milan Eagle Media Renee was born in Trenton and lived in Wyandotte until age 5 when her dad purchased land from her grandfather and built the house in S. Rockwood where she and her older brother grew up. After graduating from high school she attended Monroe County Community College and decided she needed to […]

Freedom Center: Serving those who serve us

Freedom Center: Serving those who serve us

By Milan Eagle media Freedom Center military lounge has hosted over 140,000 military and veteran travelers in three and a half years of operations within the McNamara Terminal at DTW. The Freedom Center offers a home-like atmosphere that boasts several complimentary amenities for traveling guests and is open 7 days a week, from 0600 – […]

Anthony Pegouskie served in Iraq as proud Marine

Anthony Pegouskie served in Iraq as proud Marine

By Milan Eagle Media Anthony Pegouskie grew up in Carleton, MI and started attending Milan schools in the 8th grade. He graduated from MHS in 2006. His best friend in Milan was in the military and that’s where his interest started. In 2007 he joined the Marine Corps Reserve and deployed to Iraq in 2008. […]

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