As we approach Veteran's Day this weekend, a retired Army sergeant from Durant who was wounded in combat in Afghanistan is now driving a new truck-- a gift from the Wounded Warriors Family Support group and the business services company Assurant. Kevin Gatson was... Read More.
From the Mississippi Army National Guard: STUTTGART, Germany – In a rare public recognition of U.S. special operations forces in Africa, Master Sgt. Steven Corley of Brandon, an intelligence noncommissioned officer with 2nd Battalion, 20th Special Forces Group (Airborne) headquartered in Jackson, was awarded the Purple Heart... Read More.
A father and soldier who has been away from his family for a year is home for Christmas.Chris Walker has been deployed in South Korea for the past year. Today he and his wife Mindy Walker surprised his two daughters in Philadelphia at a... Read More.