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Marine Killed At Base Was From Crowley

The Marine who was killed this week at Camp Lejeune in North Carolina has been identified as Lance Cpl. Mark N. Boterf of Crowley. He joined the Marines in August 2012.

04/10/2014

Gov. Rick Perry has called the Legislature back for a third special session to approve more money for roads, but the main sticking point centers on what is the most conservative way to fund them without raising taxes (credit: by Jonathan Gibby/Getty Images)

Perry Searches Pacific For U.S. Servicemen

Gov. Rick Perry and wife Anita Perry have traveled to a remote South Pacific archipelago to search for U.S. servicemen missing from World War II battles.

04/07/2014

US marines continue to search for victims, on October 31, 1983, after a terrorist attack against the headquarters of the U.S. troops of the multinational force that killed 241 American soldiers on October 23, 1983 in Beirut. (Photo PHILIPPE BOUCHON/AFP/Getty Images)

Retired Marines Gather To Remember Those Lost In 1983 Beirut Bombing

Kip Gandy left DFW Airport Tuesday night on his way to a reunion of retired U.S. Marines who served in Beirut, Lebanon 30-years ago. He remembered the days leading up to the most bloody, single-day loss of life for the Marine Corps since Iwo Jima in World War II.

10/23/2013

Army Specialist William R. Moody of Burleson (courtesy: Moody family)

Army Spc. William R. Moody Of Burleson Laid To Rest

Army Spc. William R. Moody of Burleson was laid to rest in a somber ceremony Saturday morning.

07/06/2013

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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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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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Fort Worth Student Gets Full ROTC Scholarship

Ashley Menendez is smart and dedicated. She is also one of the students picked to get an ROTC Marine Corps scholarship. Menendez received a full-ride to college.

01/11/2013

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Veteran Receives Medals Nearly 70 Years Later

Tom Pugh, from Denton County, served this country bravely during World War II. His service was rewarded but it took more than six decades to happen.

CBS 11–11/13/2012

Tillman, the world’s fastest skateboarding canine, gets in some practice runs in Central Park on April 23, 2010 in New York. (credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Skateboarding Dog Earns Military Honor

The famous skateboarding bulldog may be known for his extreme sports talents, but now he is joining a few good men as an honorary Marine.

10/26/2012

Dajha Holloway, 5, (L) and her sister KeAndre Holloway, 3, walk with their father Sgt. DeAndre Holloway after he and fellow troops arrived from Afghanistan on June 15, 2011. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Troops Get Warm Thanksgiving Welcome At DFW Airport

Nearly 150 men and women landed at the airport Wednesday for some badly needed R-and-R.

11/23/2011

A wheelchair basketball player makes his way down the court. (credit: Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

UTA’s Wheelchair Hoops Coach Tools Army Team

The coach who has helped Texas-Arlington become a power in wheelchair basketball has helped the Army beat the Marines in a Warrior Games rematch.

05/24/2011

Flags line the entrance to Staff Sgt. Jeremy D. Smith's funeral services. The 26-year-old Marine was killed in by a U.S. drone missile in Afghanistan. (credit: Chuck Schechner/KRLD)

Marine Killed In Afghanistan To Be Buried In Arlington

Friends and family are gathering to pay tribute to a North Texas Marine who died last week in Afghanistan.

04/15/2011

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