Army

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Solider Belongings Displayed Nearly 50 Years After His Death In WWII

A local family waited nearly 50-years for the remains of their soldier to be returns after World War II, now his recently discovered personal items are on display for all to see.

09/29/2014

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Remains Of Local Serviceman Back Home After More Than 6 Decades

Homecoming became a reality today for Army Cpl. Alva Clifford Groves of Shinnston, West Virginia.

08/05/2014

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Army Reserve Center To Be Renamed After Local Soldier

An Army Reserve center in Kentucky will be renamed in honor of an officer from southwestern Pennsylvania who was killed by a roadside bomb in Iraq.

08/02/2014

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Furry Tails: A Hero’s Hero

The story of former U.S. Army Capt. Luis Carlos Montalvan and his service dog Tuesday is about much more than a man and his pet. You see, Tuesday is not a pet.

07/02/2014

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Local Vet Reacts To Deteriorating Situation In Iraq

Ben Keen, Army Veteran and founder of Steel City Vets joined The KDKA Morning News with Larry Richert to discuss how he feels about the deteriorating situation in Iraq.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/13/2014

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Local Veteran Gives Take On Bowe Bergdahl Situation

Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl has become a hot button issue since his release in exchange for five Taliban members this past weekend.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/04/2014

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Police: Man Dressed In Army Uniform Steals Pool From Walmart

A Fayette County man is in trouble with police after they say he stole a swimming pool from a local Walmart while dressed in a military uniform.

05/30/2014

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Indiana Co. Vet Honored With Interchange Dedication

One local veteran will be remembered in a special way this Memorial Day weekend.

05/24/2014

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W. Va. Veteran On Special Mission Across North America

The white jeep draws attention on its journey through North America.

05/23/2014

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Get Marty: Disabled Veteran Gets Much Needed Medical Supplies

Getting up and down stairs was Roger Madden’s greatest challenge every day.

05/01/2014

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Get Marty: Father, Son Team Move In To Help Disabled Veteran

It’s a task we all take for granted, getting up and down stairs. But for Roger Madden it presents quite the challenge.

04/30/2014

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Soldier Gives Family Big Holiday Surprise At Penguins’ Game

It was the surprise of a lifetime for a local family this weekend when their brother, who is serving in the Army, returned home from overseas just in time for the holidays.

12/21/2013

BOULDER, CO - OCTOBER 04: A helmet of the Texas Longhorns lies on the field as the team warms up prior to facing the Colorado Buffaloes at Folsom Field on October 4, 2008 in Boulder, Colorado. Texas defeated Colorado 38-14. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: Texas And Army Coaching Searches On Different Levels With Same Goal, Restore Pride

Army will never be a dominant force in college football the way Texas can be, but both programs have a special place in college football’s history. Seeing them each reach their expectations is capable if the right coach is brought in.

12/18/2013

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California Army Navy Surplus Store Part Of Nationwide Investigation

This Army Navy surplus store in California, PA, is part of a nationwide investigation by the NCIS of stolen property taken illegally from a Marine Corps base in North Carolina.

11/15/2013

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Soldier Surprises Wife, Daughter With Early Homecoming

John Krill had planned to surprise his wife, Brittni, with a special homecoming for close to a month.

11/01/2013

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