Military

64 Now Diagnosed With Brain Injury After Iran Strike

(CNN) - 64 U.S. military personnel have now been diagnosed with traumatic brain injuries after the Iranian missile attack in Iraq earlier this month. That's 14-more than the numbers the pentagon released last week. Of the 64 cases thus…

DOD Identifies Soldier Killed in Kenya Terror Attack

The Department of Defense now knows the name of a soldier killed in a terror attack in Kenya. 23 year old specialist Henry Mayfield, Junior of Illinois died Sunday at an airfield in Manda Bay. According to the Pentagon, Mayfield…

Life After the Military

About 250,000 active duty military members will transition out of service and into civilian life in 2020. And for most of these families, the first step is finding a new career – yet,…

Wake for Warriors Comes to Lake Harding

They are heroes in every sense of the word. Military men and women putting their lives on the line to ensure our freedom. Unfortunately, there are those who are injured in the…

"Battle Buddies"

"BATTLE BUDDIES" is a book written by a local couple who shared their story of love, hardship, reconciliation, restoration and unity as a Christian couple serving in the U.S. Army. Their perspective: All things…

Military Lose More To Scams Than Other Consumers

Quincy, IL (KHQA) - The Better Business Bureau finds military families are at higher risk for fraud. Military consumers report losing a median of $200.00 when falling victim to a scam, according to the BBB scam tracker. That's 32%…

U.S. Marks 75th D-Day Anniversary

75 YEARS AGO TODAY --160,000 ALLIED TROOPS -- INCLUDING 73,000 AMERICANS -- LANDED ON THE FRENCH BEACHES OF NORMANDY, TO LAUNCH A TAKE BACK OF WESTERN EUROPE FROM HITLER'S NAZI GERMANY.    

Military Border Deployment Estimated To Top $500M

(CNN) - Staffing the southern border with troops could cost upwards of $500 million this fiscal year. That's according to the Department of Defense. The DOD gave the estimate in response to a series of questions from lawmakers. The…

Wisconsin Couple Recovers Photos for WWII Veteran

(WMTV) A Wisconsin couple is bringing back memories to a 100-year-old World War II veteran, after restoring photos from his military service that were damaged by floodwaters. Michael Lawler and his wife Janice…