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  • January 27
    Posted by retcolusa
    Reply from Inmotionhosting.com to my email to them: "  Hello Terry, Thank you for contacting Support. I was sorry to hear about the passing of the owner of the site militarybrats.net, Mr. Vann Baker. I would be happy to help you with your question. So without verification of the account, I c...
  • December 7, 2018
    Posted by ricklingenfelter
    I have just recieved word that Vann is in the hospital and is not expected to make it..Pray for Him....I will post more later.
  • <<>> Comes with the territory, eh Jimi <<>> I've long since given up on the majority actually "getting it"... Chameleon KidsAugust 17, 2016 · I am a military child. I have moved more times than I can count. I don’t remember the place I was born beyond the pictu...
  • November 27, 2017
    Posted by Sargesbrat
    What's with all this sexual intrigue in D.C.?   When I worked in the Sacramento capitol building late at night, we would carefully knock on each door before entering a senator's or representative's office lest we upset a late night "session".   Every office settup was the same. It woul...
  • November 17, 2017
    Posted by Sargesbrat
            the CNN News photographer quickly used a>> cell phone to call the local airport to charter a>> flight.>>>> He was told a twin-engine plane would be waiting for him at>> the airport.>>>> Arriving at the airfield, he spotted ...

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  • retcolusa
    retcolusa wrote a new blog entry:
    • January 27
    • retcolusa
      Jimi Wow; makes sense. Is anyone able to obtain the information ? If so, will we need to purchase ?
      • January 31
    • retcolusa
      retcolusa To my knowledge no one has been able to determine who is handling his estate. Until we can get that information we are pretty much stopped from doing anything. I thing Dawn is talking to his sister, who we believe is his nearest next of kin and logicall...  more
      • February 3
  • retcolusa
    retcolusa I am posting the entire text of the reply from Inmotionhosting in a blog.
    • January 27
  • retcolusa
    retcolusa From Inmotionhosting in reply to my email:
    "
    Hello Terry,
    Thank you for contacting Support. I was sorry to hear about the passing of the owner of the site militarybrats.net, Mr. Vann Baker. I would be happy to help you with your question....  more
    • January 27
  • DaleQuinlan
    DaleQuinlan Yes....
    • January 20
  • Roberta
    Roberta Does anyone know how to change the password? 
    • January 18
    • Roberta
      Jimi I'm not a tech person. I didn't make the chat, either. Just got done for the night
  • Roberta
    Roberta Did anyone show up for the chat tonight? Sorry was late, had a doctors appointment. 
    • January 18
    • Roberta
      Roberta Wolf, Congratulations!
      • January 23
    • Roberta
      retcolusa Yes Robbie there were several of us there. I believe I have identified the company that hosts the website. I have been unable to get a live person on the phone, but I have sent them an email asking them to verify whether they are in fact hosting the website.
      • January 26
    • Roberta
      retcolusa Wolf, you were a couple of hours away from me. You should have dropped by and said hello!
      • January 26
    • Roberta
      Wolf <> Not so much me but my eldest daughter was on a bit of a short leash Terry >> I do try to maximize road-trips, we'll get together for breaking bread or liquid refreshment sometime or other, eh, but you will inevitably have to divulge where i...  more
    • Roberta
      retcolusa I'm in Temple, brother, about 6 miles from where I was living before.
      • January 27
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    • January 12
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    • DaleQuinlan
      Wolf <> Good looking critters... Canine buddy's do tend to help keep lifes cause & effect in perspective, eh/
  • Jimi
    Jimi I'm sorry I forgot chat last night; still getting over flu.  What was decided ?  Did you guys meet up ?
    • January 6
    • Jimi
      retcolusa Yes, we had a good number there. I'm trying to contact Vann's fiance' to determine the fate of the website.
      • January 11
    • Jimi
      Wolf <> Thanks for the undertaking Terry... Sorry i missed the chat attempt, t'was not for lack of care or interest/
      • January 12
  • Roberta
    Roberta There is a chat this Friday 9pm EST. We need to discussed what to do after Vann’s passing. Please be there! 
    • January 2
  • Wolf
    Wolf <> May the Santa lists be fulfilled to reasonable satisfaction <> Or at the very least requisite basics met as well as the reason for the season sentiments held close to the heart... Merry Christmas Brats & may 2019 allow for loosening the...  more
    • December 24, 2018
  • Sargesbrat
    Sargesbrat Still in shock over the loss of Vann.  This is his legacy and would be great to continue.  He ran the whole show.  Anybody know how this computer thing works?  All we need to know is how to keep the switch on.   The rest will be up to us.
    • December 13, 2018
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    • Sargesbrat
      Jimi Perhaps contact Rick Lingenfelter, the person who posted us about Vann's status ? They may know someone on Vann's end who has access to the administrator stuff ?
    • Sargesbrat
      Roberta Jimi, it is us, no one else available.
  • Jimi
    Jimi Psalm 139:16  "All the days ordained for me were written in your book before one of them came to be."  
    Vann, thank you that you spent so many of your days in service to others.  God, thank you for the gifts that Vann has given to so many people...  more
    • December 9, 2018
  • ricklingenfelter
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    • December 7, 2018
    • ricklingenfelter
      Jimi Wow. So, so sorry.
      • December 9, 2018
    • ricklingenfelter
      jeffreedy74 So saddened to read about Vann passing.
      • December 18, 2018
    • ricklingenfelter
      lisahunter Prayers for Vann's family. I greatly appreciate all his work for the military brats.
    • ricklingenfelter
      1Debbie So sad. I just read about this. What did he die of? Prayers to his family. He sure did love this site.
      • January 8
    • ricklingenfelter
      Alex1965 It is a complete shock for me to hear about the death of Vann. I never met him but we would often communicate on brat stuff in the early days of the site and I always enjoyed reading his blogs. He was always an encouragement to me when writing my own stor...  more
  • DaveHerrin
    DaveHerrinFort Knox High School: Was at fkhs in 1969 and graduated in 1971.  Uncle Sam made us move off post when dad went to Nam.   Anyone know Bill Hart or Linda Carol White? Ramone Rodriguez? 
    • November 25, 2018
    • DaveHerrin
      Wolf <> My high school graduation diploma is from FKHS The names mentioned i'm sorry to say do not ring a bell with me Dave, albeit a couple of years difference in our ages... Always nice to cross paths with a fellow alum./
      • November 27, 2018
    • DaveHerrin
      DaveHerrin Thanks Wolf ! No luck yet. But I did find my first girlfriend from tenth grade at FKHS in Facebook. Doesn’t hurt to ask. Did you ever hear of a class reunion at Knox?
      • November 27, 2018
    • DaveHerrin
      Wolf <> There's been a few reunions at various locations over the years Dave, though sadly i've missed them >> You might keep an eye on The Fort Knox Alumni site as well as Classmates.com... Hopefully reconnecting with your old girlfriend was/is a ...  more
      • November 27, 2018
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    Wolf  <> Happy upcoming Thanksgiving "Brats" >> Qualifiers for us would be knowing loved ones are safe as can be, meeting basic needs, peace, quiet, no drama or  uninvited intrusions...
    • November 19, 2018
    • Wolf
      Jimi You, too, bro ! Happy Thanksgiving ! Lots of food.....no complaints here haha !
      • November 24, 2018
  • Wolf
    Wolf  <> Just a Veterans Day salute & shout out to those it applies to as well as any affected through familial or acquaintanceship association...
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    rjforest shared Vann's poll. Dad died on active duty with 28 years in the Army.
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  • Vann
    Vann Well fall is here in Georgia! I hope everyone is doing well.
    • November 2, 2018
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    • Vann
      Jimi Doing great. Weather in Nashville is up and down. 70 degrees one day; 40 degrees the next. I guess this will be the Fall we get this year Haha
      • November 5, 2018
    • Vann
      Vann Same here, except some rain.
      • November 5, 2018
    • Vann
      Wolf <> Leaves are almost gone, first significant snowfall is in the rear view mirror and the surrounding mountain tops are white peaked here in my corner of New Mexico... How are you doing Vann ?/
      • November 6, 2018
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    georgettedoyonGoose Bay Labrador, Canada: Goose Bay All Years Reunion   -  September 14 - 21, 2019

              Join us for a fabulous time on the new Seaside Cruise ship sailing from Miami, FL.
    Everyone in our group will receive the Military Rate, including your friends and family. Inside Cabin ...  more
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    Ken04 Starting to cool off now but still in the high 70’s low 80’s
    • October 2, 2018
    • Ken04
      Wolf <> Seeing as your profile indicates N.C. as home state, i'm sure any heat relief in lieu of recent weather related events is more'n welcome, eh... T'ween immediate devastation, errant relocation of critters, waste-water, etc. quality of life and rec...  more
      • October 7, 2018
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      Jimi Getting chilly now...
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      Jimi Howdy ! Sorry I did not respond sooner; have been busy lately. How is life in your neck of the woods ?
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    Ken04 Hey everyone.
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      Jimi Hi, Ken. Is it Fall where you are, or still hot ?
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