Francis Scott

Type: Person
Name: Francis Scott
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

Service members take part in University of Maryland's tribute to 'Star-Spangled Banner'

Fort Meade, Maryland, service members and other volunteers unfurl a stadium-sized American flag at the University of Maryland's Military Appreciation Day, Sept. 13, 2014, at College Park, Maryland. The halftime show celebrated the 200th anniversary of ... [Published United States Army - 15 hours ago]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

A feint within a feint

Re: Is America's anthem off-Key? Sept. 13Is America's anthem off-Key? Sept. 13Pamela Wood did a fine job of telling the story of the citizens of Baltimore waking to find that their “flag was still flying” and Francis Scott Keys immortalizing the “victory” ... [Published Toronto Star Online - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

The Crazy Numbers Behind a Tribute to the National Anthem

BALTIMORE Predicted to be the largest event in Maryland's history, the Star-Spangled Spectacular, a weeklong celebration of the bicentennial of the United States national anthem, concluded September 13 with simultaneous celebrations at the city's Inner ... [Published BizBash - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

This past week was the 200th Anniversary of The Star-Spangled Banner

You wouldn't know it but this past week was the 200th Anniversary of The Star-Spangled Banner . It certainly wasn't mentioned on any front page of the newspaper webpages of the six largest cities here in Texas. Nationally, it was a different story: The ... [Published Examiner.com - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Community Outreach Projects Cap Successful Baltimore Celebrations

By Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Amy Kirk, Navy Public Affairs Support Element EastBALTIMORE (NNS) -- U.S. and foreign military personnel worked side-by-side to complete two community outreach projects in Baltimore, Sept. 15, capping a weeklong ... [Published Navy News Stand - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

19 songs to consider as replacements for the national anthem

[embedded content]This month marks the bicentennial of the authoring of "The Star Spangled Banner," a patriotic poem that was later put to music and adopted as the national anthem in 1931. But instead of celebrating, some have suggested it's time to replace ... [Published Deseret Morning News - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Troop 176 Performs Flag Retirement Ceremony

SALISBURY, Md.- Salisbury's Boy Scout Troop 176 conducted a flag retirement ceremony in honor of the 200th anniversary of Francis Scott Key's poem The Defense of Fort McHenry; the poem later became the lyrics to the Star Spangled Banner.The scouts retired ... [Published WMDT ABC-47 - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Obama to detail plans on Ebola offensive on Tuesday: WSJ

font size decrease font size increase font sizeU.S. President Barack Obama arrives to look at a copy of the original manuscript of Francis Scott Key's "The Star Spangled Banner" (L) at Fort McHenry in Baltimore, Maryland September 12, 2014. REUTERS/Kevin ... [Published Bayou Buzz - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

‘Sin is not the end of our story’

In one of his first interviews upon being elected as head of the Catholic Church, Pope Francis received the following question from his interviewer: “Who is Jorge Mario Bergoglio?” After a pause, he replied simply: “I am a sinner.”The eyes of the world ... [Published Notre Dame & Saint Mary Observer - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

F.S. Key And The Song That Built America

" " celebrates the 200th anniversary of Francis Scott Key's writing of America's national anthem, "The Star-Spangled Banner." Key, a constitutional lawyer, famously penned the lyrics following the 12-hour bombardment of Ft. McHenry in September 1814. ... [Published KPBS - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 2 reports

As Star-Spangled festivities approach, Baltimore focuses on preparation

The buzz will start downtown early next week before growing to a roar a few days later as the harbor fills with tall ships, the skies with flashy jet formations and the city's largest tourist attractions with massive crowds.More than a million visitors ... [Published Baltimore Sun - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

200 years later, Francis Scott Key's poem remains powerful reminder of national pride

9/4/2014 - BEALE AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- The United States is quietly creeping up on a couple extremely important and nation-shaping bicentennial anniversaries. Now, you may be thinking to yourself, "What in the world was the United States involved ... [Published Beale Air Force Base - Sep 05 2014]

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Service members take part in University of Mary... [Published United States Army - 15 hours ago]
A feint within a feint [Published Toronto Star Online - Sep 19 2014]
18 School Districts Across the State Kickoff th... [Published Silver Spring Patch - Sep 18 2014]
The Crazy Numbers Behind a Tribute to the Natio... [Published BizBash - Sep 18 2014]
This past week was the 200th Anniversary of The... [Published Examiner.com - Sep 18 2014]
Community Outreach Projects Cap Successful Balt... [Published Navy News Stand - Sep 17 2014]
19 songs to consider as replacements for the na... [Published Deseret Morning News - Sep 17 2014]
Troop 176 Performs Flag Retirement Ceremony [Published WMDT ABC-47 - Sep 17 2014]
In Celebration of Our National Anthem's Bicente... [Published Huffington Post - Sep 16 2014]
Glen Burnie West: Maryland Defense Force Band k... [Published Maryland Gazette - Sep 15 2014]
Obama to detail plans on Ebola offensive on Tue... [Published Bayou Buzz - Sep 15 2014]
On its 200th anniversary, 'The Star-Spangled Ba... [Published Bayou Buzz - Sep 14 2014]
Leap Frogs, EOD demonstrate Navy skills at Harf... [Published DVIDS - Sep 14 2014]
Francis Scott Key's Fourth Stanza [Published American Thinker - Sep 14 2014]
Lessons from the 200 Year Anniversary of the St... [Published American Thinker - Sep 14 2014]
Did Erie City Council spur adoption of 'Star-Sp... [Published Erie Times-News - Sep 14 2014]
Baltimore celebrates with largest fireworks sho... [Published Baltimore Sun - Sep 14 2014]
Fireworks Bring an End to a Star-Spangled Saturday [Published FOX 45 WBFF - Sep 14 2014]
Navy Leap Frogs demonstrate Navy skills for Bal... [Published DVIDS - Sep 13 2014]
Star-Spangled Spectacular: 14 ways to celebrate... [Published Maryland Gazette - Sep 13 2014]
Star-Spangled Banner Gets Remix in Baltimore [Published Journal-News - Sep 13 2014]
Obama discusses crises with donors, tours Fort ... [Published Baltimore Sun - Sep 13 2014]
“By Dawn’s Early Light” - Fort McHenry Recreate... [Published Noodls - Sep 13 2014]
Fragments of the original Star-Spangled... [Published Mail Online UK - Sep 13 2014]
Gainesville womens group remembers anniversary ... [Published Access North GA - Sep 12 2014]
Original Key Manuscript on Display at Fort Mche... [Published HighBeam Research - Sep 12 2014]
TV Highlights: Television Remembers 9/1 [Published HighBeam Research - Sep 12 2014]
‘Sin is not the end of our story’ [Published Notre Dame & Saint Mary Observer - Sep 12 2014]
SECNAV Visits Baltimore for Navy Week [Published Navy News Stand - Sep 12 2014]
Students benefit from Navy science in Baltimore [Published DVIDS - Sep 12 2014]
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In Honor of Flag Day, CBS Notes 'Star-Spangled ... [Published NewsBusters.org blogs - Jun 14 2014]
 From time to time, we at NewsBusters like to highlight things the media actually do right, and so, on this Flag Day, we tip our hats to the CBS Evening News, which two days ago closed its newscasts with a story on the 200th anniversary of Francis ...
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