Governor Abbott Activates Entire Texas National GuardThe announcement brings the total deployment from 3,000 members of the Texas National Guard to roughly 12,000.
Military Dad Surprises Teen Sent To Principal's OfficeThe army deployed Staff Sergeant Juan Avila three times for a total of 35 months, but he's never received a homecoming like this one.
How Military Families Prepare For Their Loved Ones ReturnYour family has been anticipating this day since forever, and finally, your soldier’s deployment is coming to an end. Preparing yourself for the big day and what comes after will require more than simply hanging up a banner and baking a cake. Every military family is different, but most will benefit from these home coming tips.
National Guard: Length Of Border Mission A First The commander overseeing 1,000 National Guard troops being sent to the Rio Grande Valley says the open-ended mission is a first for the reserve military force.
Hundreds From 301st Fighter Wing Return Home From AfghanistanNearly 300 airmen with the 301st Fighter Wing returned home around 7:30 p.m. Sunday from a deployment to support Operation Enduring Freedom.
Tearful Reunion For Military Dad & Daughter At Texas Elementary SchoolU.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Richard Altobello is on his latest mission. Friday he was on one of his most important missions -- a secret visit to a North Texas elementary school to surprise his 9-year-old daughter Ashlyn.
Tearful Goodbyes As North Texas Army Reservists Deploy To AfghanistanFamilies bid tearful farewells Sunday to U.S. Army Reservists from North Texas who are deploying to Afghanistan.