When Hurricane Katrina struck his New Orleans, Louisiana, home, it left Corey Smith jobless and homeless. It was 2006 and he was sleeping on couches with no idea of what to do next. The flood had taken his neighborhood and his livelihood. So Smith made the decision to sail that flood right into a N
In 2003, a young Tinisha Franklin left Brooklyn, New York, to serve her country and travel. Her travels would eventually lead her to the steps of the Navy Memorial in Washington, D.C., where she would be promoted to Chief Petty Officer and Fleet Forces Sailor of the Year.