2 Veterans With No Next Of Kin Buried With Military HonorsTwo hearses make their way through the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies.
KDKA Bids Farewell To Longtime Reporter, Friend Mary Robb JacksonAs the world bids farewell to another year, we here at KDKA are saying farewell to one of our longtime colleagues.
Local Vietnam Vet Belatedly Gets His Purple Heart Carl Charnesky of Bethel Park was wounded in Vietnam decades ago, but it's only now that he received the purple heart, thanks to the assistance of his congressman, Tim Murphy
31st Street Bridge Renamed In Honor Of Fallen HeroThe 31st Street Bridge was re-named this weekend for a local war hero who made the ultimate sacrifice.
Heinz History Center’s “1968” ExhibitThe national launch of Mister Rogers Neighborhood, the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. and the peak of the Vietnam War. The year is 1968 - The Year That Rocked America.
New '1968' Exhibit To Open At Heinz History Center"1968: The Year That Rocked America." That's the theme of an exhibit opening next month at the Heinz History Center.
Rocky Bleier, Dick Hughes Team Up For FundraiserHall of Fame Steeler Rocky Bleier was wounded in action in Vietnam. Actor Dick Hughes, a Pittsburgh native, was a conscientious objector who went to Vietnam by choice. Decades later, their paths will converge at a Heinz History Center fundraiser.
Ellwood City Soldier Posthumously Awarded Medal Of HonorRunning out of ammo, badly wounded Army Specialist Leslie Sabo, Jr. died suppressing enemy fire, allowing a Med-Evac helicopter to lift off from a landing zone in Cambodia. Les Sabo was 22-years-old. It was Mother's Day, 1970.
Oakmont Veteran's Flag Pole VandalizedA Vietnam Veteran in Oakmont found an unpleasant surprise in his front yard on New Year’s Day. Tony Pallatto found his flag pole destroyed by vandals.
Veteran Weighs In On Appropriate Age To EnlistVietnam Air Force veteran George Shelly joined KDKA Radio's Chris Moore to talk about what the appropriate age is to enlist into the military.
Vietnam Vet Drove a Just Ducky DUKW