Iraq
Hundreds of Camp Lejeune Marines leave for Iraq
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 08/23/2007 - 5:12pm.

videoHundreds of Marines are leaving our area for Iraq Thursday. It's an emotional day for Catherine Stouffer as her husband leaves to serve his country in Iraq for the second time.

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82nd paratrooper killed in Iraq
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 08/23/2007 - 9:00am.

The 82nd Airborne Division says a paratrooper has died following a roadside bomb blast in Iraq.

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N.C. soldier killed in Iraq
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 08/21/2007 - 9:32am.

Military officials say a North Carolina man based at Fort Bragg has died from injuries suffered in a non-combat related incident.

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Local war opponents present check to congressman
Submitted by on Thu, 08/16/2007 - 6:30pm.

videoA group of opponents of the war in Iraq, including some members of the political action group MoveOn.org, expressed their concerns Thursday.

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Wars in Middle East helped income boom in N.C. military towns
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 08/10/2007 - 8:55am.

New federal data shows the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq may have sparked a dramatic boost in personal income in North Carolina's military communities.

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Air Force reservists prepare for deployment to Iraq
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 08/03/2007 - 8:16am.

Reservists at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base are preparing to deploy for Iraq for a tour that's expected to last six months.

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Lejeune unit leaving for Middle East
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 07/31/2007 - 9:44am.

About 2,200 Marines and sailors began shipping out Tuesday from Camp Lejeune for a six-month deployment to the Middle East.

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Lejeune marine dies in non-hostile accident
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 07/24/2007 - 2:31pm.

The Defense Department says a North Carolina-based Marine was killed over the weekend in a non-hostile vehicle accident in Iraq.

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Parked car bombs strike Shiite area in Baghdad, killing at least 12, police say
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/23/2007 - 10:05am.

At least 38 people have been killed in Iraq in a blood-soaked string of bombings and attacks.

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Edwards says change needed in Iraq strategy
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/16/2007 - 8:04am.

Former North Carolina Senator John Edwards says today the war in Iraq isn't lost, but the United States must change its approach.

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