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Air Force reservists prepare for deployment to Iraq

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

Family of deployed service members can send video messages

Sometimes a letter or e-mail just doesn't get the message across. Now families of deployed service members can send a 10-minute video on DVD via the Jacksonville United Service Organization -- free of charge.

Former Fort Bragg general may be punished in Tillman death

Military officials say the Pentagon is preparing to hand out new punishments in the friendly fire death of former NFL player Pat Tillman.

N.C. Guard troops returning tonight from Kuwait

Dozens of soldiers from the North Carolina National Guard's 730th Quartermaster battalion are scheduled to come home tonight from Kuwait.

N.C. woman testifies about lack of help for injured soldiers

Families of injured soldiers are speaking out in frustration. They told a presidential panel today that they were forced to become full-time caregivers because of an overwhelmed health system.

82nd Airborne soldiers die in crash

Officials say five soldiers who died this week when a CH-47 Chinook helicopter crashed in Afghanistan were members of the 82nd Airborne Division at Fort Bragg.

Truck carrying military explosives overturns, kills two

The Columbus County Coroner confirms that an early morning accident in Columbus County has claimed the lives of Robert and Barbara Jean Mason of Long Island, Virginia. The accident happened a little after Friday this morning.

Wilmington remembers fallen heroes

Wilmington honored the men and women who gave their lives in the armed services today at the National Ceremony.

82nd Airborne holds memorial for slain paratroopers

About 300 people turned out today to pay tribute to paratroopers killed in battle during the 82nd Airborne Division's memorial service at Fort Bragg.

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