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Interviews With Veterans: What Memorial Day Means From A Hero’s Perspective

How do you celebrate Memorial Day, and what does this federal holiday mean to you and your family? Read what some of our country’s veterans had to say about Memorial Day, patriotism and what this annual holiday means to them.

05/13/2013

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Memorial Day Celebrations In DFW

Memorial Day may be the unofficial start of summer, but it’s also the time to honor America’s fallen soldiers, who valiantly gave their lives defending our country.

05/13/2013

Washington Monument

Where To Experience National Monuments This Memorial Day

Visiting monuments this Memorial Day is a refreshing way of fostering a child’s education outside of the classroom, paying tribute to those who died in war and remembering America’s leaders.

05/13/2013

Flags honoring fallen veterans in a Mineral Wells Cemetery. (Credit: CBSDFW.com)

Mineral Wells City Council To Revisit Gravestone Ordinance Amid Backlash

During the week of Independence Day, family members of veterans buried at the Woodland Park Cemetery are still lamenting a city ordinance that limits the dates they can place an American flag alongside their loved one’s headstone.

07/04/2012

Motorcycle rider Chris Moore is arrested on Memorial Day. (Credit: Chris Moore)

Sheriff’s Office, Biker Disagree On Memorial Day Arrest

On Memorial Day weekend, Chris Moore was riding his motorcycle down Interstate 35 in West Dallas with more than a dozen other bikers when he was pulled over.

06/20/2012

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Crane Suspect’s Mother Says Son Was Mentally Ill

Ollie May Thomas says she knew it was her son dangling from a tower crane when she saw him on the news.

05/29/2012

American Flag

Memoriam Day

As another holiday commences another summer, I find myself looking back at my most memorable sports moments.

05/29/2012

Cemetery Overgrowth

Veteran’s Memorial Day Spent Saying Thanks

Frank Duffy walked around Mount Olivet Cemetery in Fort Worth on Memorial Day looking at headstones.

05/28/2012

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Families Honor Fallen At DFW National Cemetery

This Memorial Day at DFW National Cemetery, members of the military and their loved ones want everyone to remember that freedom isn’t free.

05/28/2012

A picture of Corporal Gregory Schneider. (credit: Debbie Schneider)

Family Remembers Local Marine’s PTSD Struggle

The memories of the battles he fought in Iraq came home, to Fairview, with Corporal Gregory Schneider. It was the long, confidential conversations he had with his father that helped Schneider rise above the darkness that overwhelmed him after his return.

CBS 11–05/28/2012

The 105.3 The Fan - Live on the Lake Memorial Day Broadcast (Photo: J.Burkett, CBSDFW.COM)

105.3 The Fan, Memorial Day – Live On The Lake

105.3 The Fan – Live on the Lake Memorial Day Broadcast. Live webcast. Photos from the party!

105.3 The Fan–05/28/2012

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Click & Comment: Best North Texas Brisket

Monday is not only Memorial Day, but it also happens to be National Brisket Day — perfect timing as many folks across North Texas will be cooking outdoors.

05/28/2012

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