United States Army

Budget Cuts To Hit Military School Districts FirstPublic schools everywhere will be affected by the government's automatic budget cuts, but few may feel the funding pinch faster than those on and around military bases.
Commanding General: “It was wrong …”A CBS 11 I-Team investigation has uncovered a pattern of complaints by soldiers at a Texas Army post, triggering an outside review of the facility and drawing a promise from the commanding general that improvements are underway.
Local Soldier Killed In Afghanistan
Neighbors Remember Local "Kid" Who Died A Green Beret HeroU.S. Army Sgt. Jeremie Border wasn't always a stern-faced Green Beret. Longtime neighbors in his Mesquite neighborhood still remember the energetic kid who loved sports -- especially football.
Army Reserve Reprimands Soldier Who Backed Ron PaulA 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.
Fort Hood Neighborhood Gets Solar Power TuesdayTucked away just to the east of the on-post neighborhood it’ll soon help power, four gravelly acres have been claimed by about 3,000 solar panels.
Thief Steals Truck Of Dallas Veteran, Organ DonorWhen a Dallas army veteran returned home from duty he literally gave a piece of himself away. Now, the man who hasn’t always walked an easy path will have to walk a little more. This past Friday his truck was stolen.
Soldier Sacrifices Kidney To Stranger He Met On The RadioBrandon Vance served three tours of duty in Iraq, only to end up in a hospital bed back home in Dallas.