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Republican presidential hopeful Texas Congressman Ron Paul participates in a televised debate. (credit: Getty Images/Gabriel Bouys/AFP)

Army Reserve Reprimands Soldier Who Backed Ron Paul

A soldier who went on national television in his military fatigues to endorse Texan Ron Paul’s presidential campaign has been reprimanded but not dismissed from the Army Reserve, a spokeswoman said Friday.


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Body Found In North Texas Identified As Soldier

Authorities said human remains found in a shallow grave in rural North Texas are those of a missing U.S. Army soldier, five years after they think he was killed.


A Christmas in June celebration for Spc. Cameron Kistler in Plano. (CBSDFW.COM)

Christmas In June For Returning Plano Soldier

A Plano family, along with their entire neighborhood, is celebrating. Unlike most North Texans, it’s not just because of the Mavericks win – they’re celebrating Christmas.


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Fort Bragg Medic From Irving Found Dead In Barracks

A medic with the Army’s 82nd Airborne Division has been found dead in the barracks at Fort Bragg. Officials say they are investigating the death of 29-year-old Pfc. Jeffrey Hyde of Irving.


Military headstones are seen at Arlington National Cemetery.  PFC Andy Krippner was buried at DFW National Cemetery. (Photo credit PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

More Laughter Than Tears At Funeral Of Garland Soldier

Friends and family remembered better times with PFC Andy Krippner, who was killed just six weeks after going on active duty.


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Local 8th Grader Surprised At School By Soldier Brother

Lunchtime was anything but typical for one middle school student in Alvarado. A surprise was served on Monday and it had nothing to do with the menu.


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Texas Soldier Remembered As Hero

Army Staff Sergeant Omar Aceves never saw himself as a hero. At his funeral service Friday afternoon, his wife said she knew the truth. “He was a hero. Is. Always will be.”

CBS 11–01/21/2011

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Denton Soldier Surprises Kids With Holiday Trip Home

Two young brothers in Denton got an unexpected Christmas gift from their dad Thursday.


North Texas Soldier Killed In Afghanistan

Sergeant Carlos Benitez’s sister Amy remembers her brother as a man who loved his family and the unit he committed to serve with


Pfc. Cody Board

Fallen McKinney Soldier Laid To Rest In Oklahoma

Cody Board wanted to serve in the Army since he was a young boy. But his family’s worst nightmare came true when he was killed by an improvised explosive device in Afghanistan last week.

CBS 11–10/16/2010

Body of Soldier Returns to North Texas

It was a sad homecoming for a McKinney soldier killed in Afghanistan. But friends who knew Cody Board best say serving his country was his life-long dream.


Pfc. Cody Board

Killed McKinney Soldier’s Body Back In Texas

It wasn’t the happy homecoming they wanted, but people came to the McKinney airport anyway – those who knew who Private First Class Cody Board and those who did not.

CBS 11–10/14/2010