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F.E. Warren airmen receive commendation medals for rescuing family from house fire

By: Diana Stancy Correll

When a home in western Nebraska was going up in flames earlier this month, two airmen from F.E. Warren Air Force Base in Cheyenne, Wyoming stepped up and saved the family.

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Twin brothers stuck together through 41 years of military service

By: Elizabeth Fire, Chattanooga Times Free Press via the AP

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — Like many twins, the Markham brothers shared secrets. But most twins’ secrets probably don’t involve duping the United States military.

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An honor to fight: 95-year-old WWII veteran reflects decades after war

By: Jordan Nelson, The Register-Herald via the AP

BECKLEY, W.Va. — Harold Stone wakes up every day and walks two miles. For most 95-year-olds this would be a difficult task. But no, not for Stone.

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Military dogs need hearing protection too

By: Todd South

To get ready for raids and battles like the one that killed ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, military dogs train to fight in the dark. See one working dog great ready to fight in conditions like the tunnel where the terrorist leader was killed.

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First female Marine earns recon military occupational specialty

By: Philip Athey

The first female Marine has passed the Basic Reconnaissance Course and earned the 0321 reconnaissance Marine military occupational specialty, or MOS, the Marine Corps has confirmed.

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Heres how this general is working to fix mold

By: Karen Jowers

Army Gen. Gus Perna has been digging deep into details of privatized housing operations, working to fix problems like mold and rodent infestation that have plagued some families living in the houses.

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Butterfly on a bomb range: Endangered Species Act at work

By: Seth Borenstein, The Associated Press

FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) — In the unlikely setting of the world’s most populated military installation, amid all the regimented chaos, you’ll find the Endangered Species Act at work.

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Marine vet donates dress blues and Iwo Jima sand to be buried with veteran killed in hit-and-run

By: J.D. Simkins

A 69-year old Vietnam veteran was killed Nov. 10 when he was struck by a car in a hit-and-run.

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