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Soldier’s Remains Arrive Back In North Texas

A family in Burleson is prepared to receive the remains of a Marine and Army specialist on Wednesday who died in Afghanistan. There will be emotional tributes for William Moody during the upcoming Independence Day weekend.

07/03/2013

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Soldier From Burleson Killed In Afghanistan

A soldier from North Texas is among four US military personnel who died when enemy forces attacked their unit with indirect fire Tuesday in Afghanistan

06/20/2013

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Thousands Lace Up For Wounded Warrior Run

Rain didn’t dampen the spirits of the 3,000 runners who hit the wet pavement Sunday morning for the Wounded Warrior Half Marathon in Las Colinas.

06/09/2013

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Legislature Award Medal Of Honor To Cameron Man

The Texas Legislature gives out the award to one person every two years and on Memorial Day gave it to U.S. Army 2nd Lt. Darryn Deen Andrews Of Milam County.

05/27/2013

The former President now lives in Dallas. Let's take a look at his family. (credit: Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Bush Hosts Bike Ride For Combat Veterans

Former President George W. Bush is hosting a 100-kilometer mountain bike ride at his Central Texas ranch for military members wounded in Iraq and Afghanistan.

05/24/2013

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Viral Video: Wedding Message From The Skies Of Afghanistan

A man was unable to attend his brother’s wedding after being deployed to Afghanistan, so he surprises the bride and groom with a heartfelt video from the skies of Afghanistan.

KRLD–04/10/2013

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Bringing Home The War Dogs

Every year about 300 of these “war dogs” are retired from military service and up for adoption. But that can cost as much as $2,000 since the military doesn’t pay for the dogs’ return trip home.

03/27/2013

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Fallen Soldiers Remembered In Fort Worth

Navy veteran Ron White came home from Afghanistan. But, on Thursday in Fort Worth, he set up a temporary memorial wall to honor those who did not make it back.

02/28/2013

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Commanding General: “It was wrong …”

A CBS 11 I-Team investigation has uncovered a pattern of complaints by soldiers at a Texas Army post, triggering an outside review of the facility and drawing a promise from the commanding general that improvements are underway.

02/08/2013

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Veteran Chooses Unique Way To Honor Fallen Military Heroes

Ron White from Fort Worth can recite the rank and name of 2,200 military service members killed in the war in Afghanistan.

CBS 11–02/07/2013

A U.S. Army carry team transfers the remains of Army Sgt. Enrique Mondragon, of The Colony, Texas, at Dover Air Force Base, Del., Dec. 25, 2012. (U.S. Air Force photo/Roland Balik)

Fallen Soldier’s Remains Return To North Texas

The remains of fallen U.S. Army Sergeant Enrique Mondragon were flown to North Texas on Sunday. Mondragon died on Christmas Eve while defending his country.

01/07/2013

A U.S. Army carry team transfers the remains of Army Sgt. Enrique Mondragon, of The Colony, Texas, at Dover Air Force Base, Del., Dec. 25, 2012. (U.S. Air Force photo/Roland Balik)

Solider From The Colony Killed In Afghanistan

A soldier from North Texas died on Christmas Eve while defending his country.

12/26/2012

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