Posted: 11/07/2013 - By year's end, a half dozen women are expected to become the first assigned to a Riverine combat company, a battlefront Navy job that is just now opening up to women.
Updated: 11/07/2013 - The final pieces of a memorial to honor our service members are now on display.
Posted: 11/06/2013 - The Harnett County courtroom will handle sentencing for local honorably discharged veterans found guilty of certain misdemeanors or low-level felonies and who may have substance abuse or mental health problems.
Posted: 11/04/2013 - Warren County Schools has agreed to a settlement where Sergeant First Class Dwayne Coffer will also get back pay and lost retirement benefits.
Posted: 11/01/2013 - Sergeant Joshua L. Moore received the Navy Cross during an awards ceremony aboard Camp Lejeune Friday. Four other Marines were awarded medals at the ceremony, to include a Bronze Star and Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medals.
Posted: 11/01/2013 - An Iraq War veteran campaigning for Congress in eastern North Carolina against U.S. Rep. Walter Jones has changed his party registration from Republican to Democrat, saying the tea party has made the GOP too extreme.
Updated: 10/24/2013 - U.S. Navy officials say a suspect is in custody after a shooting on Navy property at a facility in Tennessee.
Posted: 10/24/2013 - The N.C. Department of Transportation is joining with the City of Jacksonville and the Beirut Memorial Advisory Board to establish a Beirut Memorial Grove to honor the victims of the 1983 bombing that killed 273 service members.
Posted: 10/23/2013 - Landsberry served in the Marine Corps from 1986 to 1990 and was stationed in Camp Lejeune, and Okinawa, Japan, according to military records.
Updated: 10/18/2013 - Marine Corps Air Station New River is honoring more than 240 Americans killed 30 years ago when terrorist attacked the military barracks in Beirut that was home to a U.S. peacekeeping force.
Posted: 10/17/2013 - A U.S. Marine Corps panel is recommending that an officer be forcibly discharged for failing to supervise a group of snipers who posed for a video while urinating on dead Taliban fighters in Afghanistan.
Updated: 10/17/2013 - Local military installations in the east say civilian workers are being called back to work Thursday morning after President Obama signed the bill that ended the debt ceiling debate until 2014.
Posted: 10/15/2013 - In his memoir of the 2009 battle in Afghanistan that brought him the Medal of Honor, Marine Sgt. Dakota Meyer describes how he reflexively switched from his machine gun to his rifle and back to his machine gun as he mowed down a swarm of charging Taliban from the vehicle's turret.
Posted: 10/15/2013 - Sayed Gul walked into a small mud brick room in eastern Afghanistan, a bundle wrapped in a shawl on his back. With a flick, he plonked the package onto a threadbare carpet and hundreds of voter cards spilled out.
Posted: 10/11/2013 - If you've always wanted a high-tech suit of armor that will make you nearly invincible — à la Tony Stark of "Iron Man" — your long wait may soon be over.