Monthly Archives: May 2020

Memorial Day Presentation at the  Tomb of the Unknown Soldier  at Arlington National Cemetery  (Photo Credit: Ken Konkol)

VMSI Honors Military Members Who Gave Their All

In his “Memorial Day Order” dated May 30, 1868, John A. Logan, Commander-in-Chief of the Grand Army of the Republic, wrote the following:  “…We are organized, comrades, as our regulations tell us, for the purpose, among other things, “of preserving and strengthening those kind and fraternal feelings which have bound together the soldiers, sailors and marines who united... Read More


Deepwater Horizon 10 Year Anniversary

On April 20, 2010, a massive explosion caused approximately 134 million gallons of oil to spill from the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig into the Gulf of Mexico in the largest environmental disaster in American history. The oil flowed for 87 days, affecting 68,000 square miles of ocean, before being capped on July 15, 2010. For... Read More

VMSI Celebrates National Pet Week

May 3-9 is National Pet Week and the VMSI corporate staff was more than happy to provide pictures of their fur babies to celebrate! Make sure to give your furry companions extra love and attention this week… and maybe a treat or two. Read More