Army National Guard

The American flag is presented at AT&T Stadium prior to a Dallas Cowboys football game (image via J.Burkett, CBSDFW)

Politicians Push For End To Military Paying NFL To Honor Troops

The New England Patriots got $675,000 from the Army National Guard to pay for honoring American troops.


A math teacher uses a white board to explain a sum to students. (credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Teacher Trading In Classroom For Battlefield

With the school year almost over, middle school teacher Brad Burleson won’t be rewarded with a 3 month summer break. When classes end, he’ll become Sgt. Burleson—leading a group of soldiers on his third military deployment.


National Guard members stand in formation. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Troops Ready For Goodbyes As They Ready For Deployment

A Texas National Guard Unit based in Denton is hours away from being deployed. The goodbyes began as the soldiers and their families prepared for the deployment.