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Wounded Warriors inspire with their indomitable spirit

Wounded Warriors inspire with their indomitable spiritIt was humbling to be in the presence of the Wounded Warrior Amputee Football Team on Wednesday night.
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  • 3 months, 1 week ago
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Star of Texas Awards honor first responders

Star of Texas Awards honor first respondersFirst responders who gave their lives to help their fellow Texans received a special honor Wednesday.
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  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
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Out-of-town firefighter becomes serendipitous savior in S.A.

Out-of-town firefighter becomes serendipitous savior in S.A.Firefighter from Weslaco was in the right place, at the right time, and ready to save an elderly man from a fire Sunday.
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  • 4 months, 1 week ago
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108-year-old WWII vet flies from S.A. to visit memorial in D.C.

108-year-old WWII vet flies from S.A. to visit memorial in D.C.Did you know the oldest-surviving female veteran of World War II lives in San Antonio? Her name is Lucy Coffey and she's 108 years old. She served as a member of the Women's Auxiliary Corps during the second World War.
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  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
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108-year-old WWII vet flies from S.A. to visit memorial in D.C.

108-year-old WWII vet flies from S.A. to visit memorial in D.C.Lucy Coffey is 108 years old. She served as a member of the Women's Auxiliary Corps during World War II.
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  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
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D-Day vet preserving his story: 'Glad that I came through it'

D-Day vet preserving his story: 'Glad that I came through it'American and Allied troops prepared to storm beaches in Normandy, France 70 years ago. Joe Battista was there. Now, he’s fighting to keep his crew’s story alive.
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  • 6 months, 2 weeks ago
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Service members treated as VIPs at Cavaliers Parade

Service members treated as VIPs at Cavaliers ParadeMonday night 1,500 servicemen and women and their families watched the Texas Cavalier's Military Fiesta.
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  • 8 months ago
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Texas woman searches to identify mystery man in WWII photo

Texas woman searches to identify mystery man in WWII photoA mystery in San Marcos began earlier this year, when a teacher cleaning out her desk at Goodnight Middle School found a photo of a WWII soldier.
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  • 8 months ago
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Area hospital recognizes two SAPD officers as 'community heroes' for valiant police work

Area hospital recognizes two SAPD officers as 'community heroes' for valiant police workTwo San Antonio police officers were honored Tuesday for the heroic efforts they displayed while responding to a disturbance call at the Christus Santa Rosa emergency center last November. An incident that resulted in an officer-involved shooting.
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  • 8 months, 1 week ago
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Cards of caring: Help family honor local vet who gave century of service

Cards of caring: Help family honor local vet who gave century of serviceThe one thing the Converse man really wants this year is a big celebration with family and friends to mark the biggest birthday of all -- turning 100.
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  • 8 months, 3 weeks ago
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Cards of caring: Help family honor local vet who gave century of service

Cards of caring: Help family honor local vet who gave century of service5-justo-dumlao100
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  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
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PHOTOS: Obama presents Medal of Honor to two San Antonio veterans

PHOTOS: Obama presents Medal of Honor to two San Antonio veterans"Today we have the chance to set the record straight,” President Obama said Tuesday afternoon as he awarded the Medal of Honor to 24 soldiers, including two San Antonio war veterans
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  • 9 months ago
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PHOTOS: Obama presents Medal of Honor to two San Antonio veterans

PHOTOS: Obama presents Medal of Honor to two San Antonio veteransMedal of Honor reciepients Staff Sergeant Melvin Morris (L), Sergeant First Class Jose Rodela (C) and Specialist Four Santiago Erevia (R) stand after being awarded the Medal of Honor for actions during the Vietnam War, during a ceremony in the East Room of the White...
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  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
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Two San Antonio vets receive Medal of Honor at White House

Two San Antonio vets receive Medal of Honor at White House2014318VETS
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  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
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'Kissing sailor' from iconic World War II photo dies

'Kissing sailor' from iconic World War II photo diesThe sailor kissing the nurse in the famous end of World War II celebration of V-J day photo taken Aug. 14, 1945 in Times Square has died.
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  • 9 months, 1 week ago
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Wounded marine represents San Antonio in paralympic competition at Camp Pendelton

Wounded marine represents San Antonio in paralympic competition at Camp PendeltonTwenty-three-year-old Corporal Ivan Sears is one of the more than 300 athletes competing in the military games at Camp Pendelton, California.
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  • 9 months, 2 weeks ago
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Wounded marine represents San Antonio in paralympic competition at Camp Pendelton

Wounded marine represents San Antonio in paralympic competition at Camp PendeltonTwenty-three-year-old Corporal Ivan Sears is one of the more than 300 athletes competing in the military games at Camp Pendelton, California.
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  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
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Decades later, San Antonio veterans finally will receive Medal of Honor

Decades later, San Antonio veterans finally will receive Medal of HonorThe White House announced Friday that President Obama will award the Medal of Honor to 24 Army veterans of World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War next month. Only three of the recipients are still alive, and two of them live in San Antonio.
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  • 9 months, 3 weeks ago
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Decades later, San Antonio veterans finally will receive Medal of Honor

Decades later, San Antonio veterans finally will receive Medal of HonorThe White House announced Friday that President Obama will award the Medal of Honor to 24 Army veterans of World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War next month. Only three of the recipients are still alive, and two of them live in San Antonio.
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  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
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EXCLUSIVE: Hero deputy, man she saved speak for first time since serious wreck

EXCLUSIVE: Hero deputy, man she saved speak for first time since serious wreckDeputy Candice Rodriguez, an eight-year veteran of the Bexar County Sheriff's Office, was on her way to work Dec. 15, 2013, around 10:30 p.m., when she saw a Ford Mustang in front of her get rear-ended near Weidner Road, on the city's northeast side.
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  • 11 months, 3 weeks ago
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EXCLUSIVE: Hero deputy, man she saved speak for first time since serious wreck

EXCLUSIVE: Hero deputy, man she saved speak for first time since serious wreckDeputy Candice Rodriguez, an eight-year veteran of the Bexar County Sheriff's Office, was on her way to work Dec. 15, 2013, around 10:30 p.m., when she saw a Ford Mustang in front of her get rear-ended near Weidner Road, on the city's northeast side.
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  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
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Local vet receives the gift of mobility in time for the Christmas season

Local vet receives the gift of mobility in time for the Christmas seasonThis holiday season, a local Army veteran is getting the best gift he can imagine, the chance to walk again, pain-free.
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  • 1 year ago
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Local vet receives the gift of mobility in time for the Christmas season

Local vet receives the gift of mobility in time for the Christmas seasonThis holiday season, a local Army veteran is getting the best gift he can imagine, the chance to walk again, pain-free.
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  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
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Pearl Harbor ceremony marks bombing anniversary

Pearl Harbor ceremony marks bombing anniversaryAbout 50 survivors of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor paused Saturday at the site to honor those killed and remember the moment that plunged the U.S. into World War II.
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  • 1 year ago
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Wounded veteran, family receive new home in Texas

Wounded veteran, family receive new home in TexasThe old saying "No place like home for the holidays" will have special meaning for a local wounded warrior and his family this Christmas.
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  • 1 year ago
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Jacob's journey: Rising from homelessness to help the needy

Jacob's journey: Rising from homelessness to help the needyAs he settles in for another year, helping to dish out food to the city's needy, Rodriguez reflects on his journey. Just nine years ago, he was homeless. Now, he's about to buy his first home with his wife.
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  • 1 year ago
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Jacob's journey: Rising from homelessness to help the needy

Jacob's journey: Rising from homelessness to help the needyAs he settles in for another year, helping to dish out food to the city's needy, Rodriguez reflects on his journey. Just nine years ago, he was homeless. Now, he's about to buy his first home with his wife.
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  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
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