Military Families

North Texas Welcomes The Arrival Of The Snowball ExpressThey're the sons and daughters of our fallen heroes. And Thursday they received a very special Christmas gift. The festivities began with the arrival of the Snowball Express.
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.
Relay Marchers Set Out To "Reclaim" Memorial DayAt Arlington National Cemetery and across the U.S. on this Memorial Day, Americans paused to remember the high price of freedom. Some 30,000 people participated in a relay called "Carry the Load".
North Texans Set Out To Bring Relative's WWII Remains HomeMore than 73,000 Americans who fought in WWII are still missing. Until recently, that number included a group of Marine aviators. CBS 11 takes a look at how a family from Lucas traveled to the South Pacific to help find the heroes and bring them home.
Military Veterans Account For 1/5 Of U.S. SuicidesThere are a growing number of families that are not honored for losing loved ones who served their country. Their family members committed suicide. Monday, counselors and families who've known people who've committed suicide met at a pavilion in Trinity Park.
'Welcome Home A Hero' Ending WednesdayIt has been the scene of thousands of tearful reunions, hugs and cheers. The “Welcome Home A Hero” program has provided many touching images and memories, but the program is coming to an end this week.
Military Families Become Target For CriminalsThe families of military members would do anything to protect their loved ones serving overseas. At least, that's what criminals have discovered.
Military Personnel Get In Free At The Dallas ZooThe Dallas Zoo is honoring members of the armed forces this Fourth of July weekend. As part of "Celebrate Freedom Weekend" there will be free admission for service members.
Military Families Feel Caught In Middle Of Budget DebateTonya Shanz says she worries about her son running into a land mine, the violence of war and she’s not happy that so far Congress has failed to come up with a federal budget before tonight’s midnight deadline.
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