Congress has awarded its highest civilian honor to golfing great Jack Nicklaus, who accepted the gold medal with a few tears, humility and humor.
Former President George H.W. Bush will receive an award from the European Parliament next week as part of events marking the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall.
As part of the Texas Rangers’ remembrance of the Sept. 11 attacks, bench coach Bobby Jones is being formally presented with a military medal he earned in Vietnam.
The Lyndon B. Johnson Foundation has given former President George H.W. Bush an award for his public service and government career.
Welcome to the Keller Youth Association football program, a revamped league where now everyone is not a winner. Starting next spring almost every kid will go home without an award. The board of directors has voted unanimously to end the practice.
Former Texas Tech track and field standout Ifeatu Okafor was honored as the 2013 NCAA Woman of the Year.
Texas’ everyday heroes were recognized and remembered today in Austin as Gov. Rick Perry called Texas police officers, firefighters and first-responders the “best the state has to offer” as he presented the ‘Star of Texas’ awards.
Cowboys owner Jerry Jones singled out fourth receiver Dwayne Harris for his contributions on special teams. On Wednesday, the NFL agreed.
President Barack Obama welcomed President George H.W. Bush to the White House on Monday in a salute to public service and to the drive for volunteerism.
Officials at the new George W. Bush Presidential Center in Dallas say they’ve received a top certification from the U.S. Green Building Council for the center’s energy and environmental design.
Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly has been voted Associated Press coach of the year after leading the Fighting Irish to a spot in the BCS championship game.
A hero is someone admired for their achievements and noble qualities. Tuesday the district attorney’s office in Dallas County defined hero by presenting a special award to the man who saved a woman’s life, by simply stopping and helping.